Love In The Lowcountry

Dated: February 11 2018

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Valentine's Day in Charleston, SC


It’s difficult not to feel the love in Charleston. This Southern gem of a city, with its lamp-lit streets and historic charm, sets a scene of modern romance straight out of a Nicholas Sparks movie. From quiet, sunny beaches to buzzing late-night bars, Charleston remains a hot spot for romance of any kind this Valentine’s Day. We’ve even gone ahead and picked out a few of our favorite activities for you and your special someone.


Charleston Harbor Cruises
Nothing shouts romance like a sunset sail through Charleston Harbor. Impress your date with the ultimate night out on the water aboard
Fate, Charleston’s 50-foot Beneteau yacht. Gain a new perspective of local landmarks such as The Battery, the Yorktown, Fort Sumter, and the iconic Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge. Starting around $499, this three-hour cruise will be sure to set the mood for a creative and intimate evening. Visit the website or call to make reservations.



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Valentine's Fondue Night

If your Valentine has a sweet tooth, look no further than Goat.Sheep.Cow. For the big day, they will team up  with Sugar Bakeshop to provide a delicious experience you don’t want to miss. Starting at 5:00 pm, enjoy a Valentine’s Fondue Night complete with a la carte and prix fixe options. The bakery’s signature sugar cookies can be found in the restaurant’s gift baskets, as well as heart shaped goat cheese surrounded by a stunning bouquet of flowers. Be sure to call GSC to reserve your gift basket or bag, or for fondue table reservations!


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Valentine's Doggy Date Day

If you are looking for a more unconventional Valentine’s Day, Taco Boy downtown will be hosting a date night for you—and your favorite furry friend. Starting at 11:00 am, bring your crush, best friend, or the whole family to enjoy a wide array of tacos and guacamole. Don’t leave without trying a “Mexican Bulldog”, a drink that combines margaritas and Corona. Proceeds from this drink will be donated to Pet Helpers, who will also be available from 4:00-6:00 with adorable, adoptable puppies (just in case you need a last minute V-day gift!).

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Romantic Staycation

Want to really feel the love this Valentine’s Day? Book a Romantic Rendezvous at The Dewberry, located at 334 Meeting St, for a staycation that neither of you will ever forget. After you are greeted with a complimentary glass of champagne, cozy up in a luxurious sweet donned with a bouquet of fresh roses. Enjoy a 90-minute lavish couples massage and indulge in delicious cabernet truffles. Locals can also appreciate a 25% percent discount when showing proper I.D. at check in. Rates may vary.


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Singing Telegrams

Whoever said chivalry is dead has never experienced Charleston on V-day. Go the extra mile and throw it back to your grade school days by sending your Valentine a real life Valentine. OHM Radio Charleston will be offering singing telegram deliveries between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm on the 14th. Surprise your sweetheart at home or work with a private love song serenade. Can you feel the love tonight?


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Dan Lorentz

About Dan Lorentz, ABR, CRS, Founder & Team Leader of Greater Charleston Properties: Founder and Team Leader of the Greater Charleston Properties Team, Dan Lorentz, has lived in the Charleston, SC ....

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