the inn at palmetto bluff

image001We are thrilled to introduce Andrea Turner, guest blogger for all things local. She will be contributing recipes as well as places to do, see and be in the Low Country. We are so excited to hear about her favorites and thank her for her sharing her expertise with our readers! She is launching into the world of blogging with a post on the perfect getaway, The Inn at Palmetto Bluff. Thank you Andrea!

We were not intending to find the perfect getaway. But sometimes, that’s what makes it so perfect.

The Inn at Palmetto Bluff is an easy drive from Charleston. You will find it between Hilton Head and Savannah, located along the May River. Grand oaks await your arrival, along with a staff that is eager to attend to your every need.

Cottages are equipped with complimentary bicycles, a fireplace, down bedding, and luxury baths. The screened in back porch, steam shower and soaking tub make it hard to leave, but you’ll need to venture out to maximize your stay.

Brunch and gallery-going in Old Town Bluffton are worth an afternoon trip. Make sure to sip a Bloody Mary at the Cottage Café on Calhoun Street. The secret ingredient is cucumber vodka. It will have a profound impact on your life!

Each morning, bagels are just a short bike ride away at RT’s General Store. Our first night, we enjoyed an elegant dinner at the River House on site. We experienced Southern hospitality and a fresh seafood tower at the Canoe Club the next. Fireside s’mores are on the house every evening.

These are just a few highlights from a place to add to your dream getaway list. A gorgeous escape. Go when you can.


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