The Most Instagram-Worthy Spots in Belmond Charleston Place

Just like her home city, Belmond Charleston Place is full of Instagrammable treasures. Here are our favorite ‘gram worthy spots within the hotel. Charge your battery and get ready to snap away.

Lobby Chandelier

As you enter Belmond Charleston Place, the magnificent Venetian chandelier will take your breath away. The chandelier is twelve feet in diameter and height, and comprised of 3,000 individual pieces of sparkling Murano crystal. Surrounded by a Georgian staircase; find the perfect angle of this magnificent lobby for your grid.


 As you pull up to Belmond Charleston Place, you will be greeted by the striking Quadriga fountain. A Quadriga is a chariot with four horses and it represents triumph, victory, and fame. The fountain became a signature piece of art that represents the historical city and reflects the history of the hotel as well. Snap a picture in the front of the fountain or from inside the hotel for an equally stunning view.

The Club Level Staircase

You’ll find the exclusive club level on the top two floors of the hotel. As the elevators whisk you up you will notice a picture-perfect view of the city. As you walk down our dazzling staircase, with a ceiling to floor window admiring the skyline dotted with church steeples, you can see it hugging a stunning droplet chandelier. You won’t want to miss ‘gramming’ this gorgeous sight, available only by private access.

The Clocktower Terrace

The newly added hotel pool bar is the perfect place to relax and lounge with a cocktail. As you gaze at the historic and picturesque views of King Street and downtown Charleston, you will never want to leave. Stop by during sunset for a beautiful view and a colorful backdrop to snap a postcard-worthy photo.


Market Street Fountain

After a day exploring charming Charleston, retreat to the hotel through the Market Street entrance. The first thing you will see is water sprinkling off of a gorgeous bronze fountain. As you walk into the courtyard and get taken away by the Market Street Fountain. As you are exploring the garden you’ll find there isn’t a bad angle to snap this stunning fountain. Get your camera ready because you will soon be distracted by this beautiful sight.

Grand Hall

As you walk through the Grand Hall with oversized chandeliers draping down from above you and windows gaping with sunlight, you will feel like you are on a movie set. Don’t get too distracted by the King Street view that you forget to snap your favorite photo.

The Palmetto Cafe

 The Palmetto Cafe is the perfect place to relax and spend a day mingling with friends and enjoying cocktails over food. The giant glass windows allow you to sit inside with style while also enjoying the beautiful Charleston sun. If you want more fresh air, you can dine outside in the courtyard. The natural sunlight and gorgeous courtyard garden allows for the picture perfect photo.
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