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    Palms and Plates

    Unwind and savor the moments at The Ryder with a $30 dining credit to elevate your experience across our diverse venues.

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  • Experiences

    Make the most of your Charleston adventure with The Ryder’s curated list of local attractions, guest amenities, events and more.

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    A Coastal Experience

    A breezy cafe and cocktail bar, Little Palm gives way to a lively, spirited environment.

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    The Backyard

    Filled with feel-good vibes and bright flavors, The Backyard is a southern coastal experience serving savory dishes off the grill, larger offerings from the kitchen, and tropical inspired cocktails.

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    Getaway Essentials

    Find the perfect getaway – welcome cocktails, 24-hour coffee service, and more!

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    Gear Garage

    Explore our gear garage and consider renting items to enhance your vacation experience!

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Discover a Good Time State of Mind

Welcome to our boutique escape-meets-experience hotel in the heart of Charleston. The Ryder Hotel is a place to embrace your fun-loving, free-spirited side. A place where you can nurture genuine connections. A place where neighbors and explorers gather to celebrate what brings us all together.

We are thrilled to share that we have been named in Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List 2022: The Best New Hotels & Industry Openings in the World,” and voted “Top 5 Hotels in Charleston” on the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. Book your stay today to see what all the fuss is about.

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Stay

For us, fun is by design—and our spaces really show it. Our aesthetic is inspired by Charleston’s coastal beauty and features a style that’s sophisticated, but still relaxed. Earthy reds, organic hues, and hand-crafted furniture create a modern, laid-back bohemian experience that looks awesome from every angle.

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Dine & Drink

An earthy, sleek café to grab your morning fuel. A flavor-forward restaurant and a bar that reimagines the fine art of craft cocktails. A lush pool area to meet and chill. Discover our cool casual atmosphere and food that’s sure to end up on your feed.

Dine at the Ryder

Discover

For those in search of new moments of discovery, The Ryder Hotel is the best basecamp to explore everything for tastemakers and trendsetters to enjoy in Charleston.

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Dock Street Theatre

Offering popular Broadway musicals, award winning dramas and world premier original works.

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Rainbow Row

A series of colorful historic houses in Charleston. It represents the longest cluster of Georgia row houses in the United States.

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South Carolina Aquarium

Home to more than ten thousand plants and animal including North American river otters, loggerhead sea turtles and sharks.

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Raising a glass to love, laughter, and happily ever after at our Lowcountry tropical oasis. 🥂✨️ #WeddingWednesday⁠

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There is only one more week to show your support for The Ryder in @travelandleisure World's Best Awards 2024! ✨️⁠
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There is only one more week to show your support for The Ryder in @travelandleisure World`s Best Awards 2024! ✨️⁠

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Valet, stay, and play at The Ryder. ✨️🚗⁠
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Throw the keys to our team and don’t miss a minute of play in the Holy City. Enjoy complimentary valet parking during your stay with our Valet, Play & Stay package. ⁠
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Valet, stay, and play at The Ryder. ✨️🚗⁠

Throw the keys to our team and don’t miss a minute of play in the Holy City. Enjoy complimentary valet parking during your stay with our Valet, Play & Stay package. ⁠

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Grab your girls and let's toast to Women's History Month. 🥂✨️⁠
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Celebrate Women's History Month on March 2 with the @thecharlestongirlsclub, @drinkmomwater, and @mignonnegavigan! Grab your girls or come solo and meet new friends while listening to live music, sipping on cocktails, and enjoying delicious bites at The Backyard at Little Palm.⁠
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Grab your girls and let`s toast to Women`s History Month. 🥂✨️⁠

Celebrate Women`s History Month on March 2 with the @thecharlestongirlsclub, @drinkmomwater, and @mignonnegavigan! Grab your girls or come solo and meet new friends while listening to live music, sipping on cocktails, and enjoying delicious bites at The Backyard at Little Palm.⁠

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Welcome @sewe visitors to the Lowcountry! 🦪✨️⁠
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Embrace the artistry of nature and culture as experience the nation’s premier celebration of wildlife art and the great outdoors.

Welcome @sewe visitors to the Lowcountry! 🦪✨️⁠

Embrace the artistry of nature and culture as experience the nation’s premier celebration of wildlife art and the great outdoors.
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Brewing up some love at The Ryder’s Coffee Counter. ☕️✨ Skip the flowers and pick up what your sweetheart really wants for Valentine’s Day!

Brewing up some love at The Ryder’s Coffee Counter. ☕️✨ Skip the flowers and pick up what your sweetheart really wants for Valentine’s Day! ...

Toast to love and friendship this Galentine's Day with our Valentine-inspired cocktails at the Backyard - grab your girls and let's celebrate! 💌🌹⁠
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+ Cloud 9 I vodka, strawberry, vanilla, lemon, brut rose ⁠
+ Love Potion I coconut rum, elderflower, oolong tea, Lemon, milk clarified

Toast to love and friendship this Galentine`s Day with our Valentine-inspired cocktails at the Backyard - grab your girls and let`s celebrate! 💌🌹⁠

+ Cloud 9 I vodka, strawberry, vanilla, lemon, brut rose ⁠
+ Love Potion I coconut rum, elderflower, oolong tea, Lemon, milk clarified
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Just a short walk from The Ryder, find South Carolina’s top shopping destination. 🛍️✨️⁠
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You might think we’re bragging when we say King Street is the best shopping experience in the country, but when you visit, you’ll think so too. 😉⁠
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Just a short walk from The Ryder, find South Carolina’s top shopping destination. 🛍️✨️⁠

You might think we’re bragging when we say King Street is the best shopping experience in the country, but when you visit, you’ll think so too. 😉⁠

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We're looking for your support, Charleston! 📣⁠
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Vote now for The Ryder in @travelandleisure World's Best Awards until February 26 and be entered for a chance to win a Viking Expedition Voyage for two or one of five cash prizes. ⁠
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We`re looking for your support, Charleston! 📣⁠

Vote now for The Ryder in @travelandleisure World`s Best Awards until February 26 and be entered for a chance to win a Viking Expedition Voyage for two or one of five cash prizes. ⁠

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Ready for coffee? Grab & go? Brunch? We have it all at The Coffee Counter. 😉☕️

Ready for coffee? Grab & go? Brunch? We have it all at The Coffee Counter. 😉☕️ ...

Dive into the southern charm of Charleston at The Ryder, a proud hotel partner of @sewe, the nation’s premier celebration of wildlife art and the great outdoors. ✨️⁠
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Book your stay via 🔗 in bio at The Ryder while you connect through a shared passion for wildlife.

Dive into the southern charm of Charleston at The Ryder, a proud hotel partner of @sewe, the nation’s premier celebration of wildlife art and the great outdoors. ✨️⁠

Book your stay via 🔗 in bio at The Ryder while you connect through a shared passion for wildlife.
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Imbibe and dine across our diverse venues at The Ryder with our Palms and Plates offer, perfect for relishing shareable plates and sipping on tropical-inspired cocktails. 🍹✨️⁠
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Visit the 🔗 in our bio to book.

Imbibe and dine across our diverse venues at The Ryder with our Palms and Plates offer, perfect for relishing shareable plates and sipping on tropical-inspired cocktails. 🍹✨️⁠

Visit the 🔗 in our bio to book.
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