Charleston Hotels & Vacation Rentals for Christmas

Charleston

Charleston: A Hub of History, Cuisine, Entertainment, and Architecture

Founded in 1670 on a peninsula at the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper rivers on South Carolina's coast, Charleston is a major destination. It draws travelers attracted to its year-round mild weather, world-class restaurants, beaches, and elegant beauty. If you and your family usually spend Christmas in frigid, snowy climates, spring for a change of pace and head for the balmier weather in Charleston. Don't wait too long to start searching Charleston hotels for Christmas as they get booked up well before the holidays.

Where to Dine in Charleston for Christmas

Perhaps you have reserved one of countless cozy Charleston vacation rentals for Christmas, but you still don't feel like cooking up a big Christmas dinner. You aren't alone. Many locals and visitors to Charleston don't care to prepare a home-cooked meal on Christmas Day either, and thankfully, Charleston is replete with wonderful restaurants. Check out some of our favorite Christmas dinner ideas for dining out:

Best Places to Stay for Christmas in Charleston

Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Charleston, Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States
from $113
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5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Charleston, Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States
from $166
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4.7
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
James Island, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
from $146
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5.0
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Best Winter Activities During the Holidays in Charleston

Charleston's mild climate throughout the year means spending the day walking around the city or venturing out into the lush natural landscape of the surrounding countryside are even possible during Christmastime. No need to worry about the extremely rare occurrence of ice or snow here, as the average temperature in December is 61°F.

Recommended Accommodations for Christmas in Charleston

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
French Quarter, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
from $105
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5.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Anson Borough Homes, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
from $193
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4.4
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Charleston, Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States
from $150
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4.6
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Things to Do With Your Family During Christmas Vacation in Charleston

Sure, Charleston comes across as a party town with its plethora of watering holes up and down King Street and in the vicinity, but that doesn't exclude family fun. On the contrary, there are plenty of things to do with the whole family while you're there. When booking Charleston hotels for Christmas keep in mind that prices vary greatly depending on whether you stay downtown, on the mainland, or on the nearby islands.

Top Offers for Christmas in Charleston

House ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Cannonborough Elliotborough, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
from $105
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4.0
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
James Island, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
from $209
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Anson Borough Homes, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
from $89
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4.9
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The Weather in Charleston

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