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    Coastal Comfort

    Summer is here, and the beach is calling. Soak up the natural beauty of the Lowcountry with our Coastal Comfort package.

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    Happy Hour

    Join us at Little Palm Monday thru Thursday for classic cocktails and specials.

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    Let’s Go For a Ride

    Reserve one of our custom cruisers for a day of fun and exploration in Charleston.

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    Music Mondays

    Kick start your week with live music in Little Palm from 7 pm to 9 pm every Monday.

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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.” 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

Our Social Circle. @theryderhotel

The ocean breeze puts your mind at ease. 🌊  Take a stroll to one of our favorite nearby beaches for a little change of scenery during your stay.
Let the beat rock 🎶 How can you not love Mondays when they include live music by @goodtrouble_843? Get down with us at @littlepalmbar from 7 - 9 p.m.
Casual comfort. 🤍
Long weekends are just our style. Make a splash at The Ryder Memorial Day weekend 🌊
Long leisurely lunches. It's the @littlepalmbar way. They are now open for lunch! Delight in your favorites daily beginning at 11 a.m.
A tranquil sense of summer, that only locals feel. ☀️ Lowcountry residents, we're looking at you. Receive 15% off your stay and start sipping in those Holy City vibes.
If the world is your oyster, then @littlepalmbar is your pearl. Savor a sea-to-table dinner paired with tropical cocktails while taking in the Charleston breeze.
Rise and shine in style at The Ryder. ☀️
Wellness your way. On-demand yoga, complimentary bikes or in-room fitness equipment, we've got you covered. 🚲
Monday mood 😎 @littlepalmbar knows how to start the week on a high note...Jam along to @good_troublee843 while sipping crisp cocktails. 

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To all the mamas out there who will forever be our guide to care-free coolness... Happy Mother's Day from #TheRyderHotel. ⁠
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@iamcelinejolie @theryderhotel
Under the palms sipping lush cocktails, that's where we'll be. 🍊 Join us to delight in @littlepalmbar's all-new cocktail menu.
Just the sign you were looking for. @LittlePalmBar opens at 4... see you there! #TheRyder #LittlePalmBar
BIG NEWS 🎊 We are thrilled to share that we have been named in @cntraveler’s “Hot List 2022: The Best New Hotels and Industry Openings in the World” in 4 categories! ⁠
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+ Best New Hotels in the World⁠
+ Best New Hotels in the United States and Canada⁠
+ Best New Affordable Hotels in the World⁠
+ Best New Hotels for a Domestic Getaway⁠
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Make your reservations now to come and see what all the fuss is about.
Join us Sunday, May 15 at 7 pm at @hotelemeline for a culinary experience that only Charleston could deliver featuring a collaborative menu created by Chef Tim Richardson of @hanksseafood and Chef Tim Morton of @frannieandthefox⁠
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Start your evening with a cocktail reception featuring drinks from @littlepalmbar, and enjoy a five-course family-style dining experience highlighting local fishmongers and wine pairings from @ghmumm_us followed by live entertainment and revelry at Emeline’s Greenhouse.⁠
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With acclaimed Charleston-based planner, @taraguerrard, as the official event planner, the evening will offer a true celebration of thoughtful partners and new and old friends, all assembling to give back to their community. A portion of the proceeds will support @bensfriendsnational, our local community partner.⁠
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Visit the link in our bio to purchase your tickets today!
Because she's not just a regular mom. ⁠
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Take a tip from us, give mom good vibes this year with a staycation at the Ryder ☀️ #GoodTimeStateOfMind
For sun lovers and shade seekers alike. 🌊 Dip your toes or dive on in.⁠
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Book your stay today to enjoy our pool.
Discover space to have a brainstorm with your team that isn’t a boring boardroom, or make The Ryder home base for your bachelor(ette) party so you can hit the town. 🎉⁠
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Out of town or out of state. Around the corner or around the world. The Ryder Hotel was made to bring people together.⁠
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Visit the link in our bio to learn more about our private event offerings and book today.
The best time to begin exploring Charleston is now. ☀️ Stroll the coast, shop 'til you drop and savor delicious bites all in one place. Book your stay now to be a part of it all.
Sundays are best spent at The Ryder. Fend off the end-of-weekend blues with a shaken (or stirred) cocktail, complimentary of @littlepalmbar when you book our "Sunday Shake" offer. We'll cheers to that. 🍋

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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