Which Venue Suits You?
March 5, 2013
With Charleston being the number one city for destination weddings our city has venues galore for weddings and receptions of all types and sizes. With so many choices what are some of the favorite venues for locals and home grown Lowcountry love birds?
- Middleton Place, located at 4300 Ashley River Rd.
Middleton Place is a Mount Pleasant waterfront event venue looking directly at downtown Charleston. The Gardens at Middleton place are said to be the “most important and interesting gardens in America”. For intimate or formal affairs you can choose the Middleton Oak or one of the Secret Gardens. No matter what your style Middleton Place can host the event of your dreams.
- Legare Waring House, located at 1500 Old Towne Rd.
At the Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site, The Legare Waring House, originally built in 1840, has hosted South Carolina’s first families, national officials and international dignitaries. This beautiful house and gardens is ideal for indoor or outdoor affairs fully equipped with four bridal suits, groomsmen quarters and catering facilities. *Photo Courtesy of Richard Bell photography and A Lowcountry Wedding
- The Woodlands Mansion, located at 125 Parson Rd (Summerville, SC).
Woodlands Mansion is an impeccably restored 1906 classical Greek revival mansion set a midst 11 acres of parkland grounds. It is an elegant estate that draws its guests and visitors into a special sanctuary of southern hospitality, superb dining and exceptional experiences. It is located 25 minutes from historic Charleston. Newly purchased by local businessman Tom Limehouse the Woodlands Mansion and Grounds will be reopening for this coming wedding season!
- New: Venue 549, located at 549 East Bay St.
For those looking for a more modern downtown venue this is the place. Approximately 5,000 square foot historic event space featuring multi-level dining areas with built in banquettes, tables & chairs, a well-appointed outdoor covered patio with granite bar and teak furniture, outdoor courtyard space with benches and bocce court, a private dining room with separate entrance and restroom and well equipped catering kitchens.
These are just a few of the venues in the area to check out. The plantations, hotels, restaurants and resorts surrounding our Holy City and neighboring areas are numerous. The important part is that you find what fits your style for your Big Day, let us know if Cru can help! Happy Planning!