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The Best of Charleston. At Your Doorstep.

A timeless city made for the modern explorer. The Ryder Hotel puts you at the heart of the best things to do in Charleston. Located downtown, you can roam to your heart’s content and never feel too far from home. We believe it’s best to wander on your own terms, but if you need a little inspiration, we’ve got you covered. See below for ways to explore The Ryder Hotel.

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Pool

Cool off during those warm Charleston days. Lounge on comfy cabana beds with a drink in hand and soak in some chill vibes. Enjoy poolside service from Little Palm and ease of entry with an ADA pool lift.

Pool Hours: 7AM to 10PM

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Poolside Fitness x Barre3 Charleston

Join us weekly for Saturday morning sweats with Barre3 Charleston. Held every Saturday at 8:30am on the pool deck, Barre3 Charleston will kick start your morning in a one-of-a-kind location.

Reservations are required. To reserve your spot please text 843.929.1629.

Around Charleston

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Local Attractions

As one of the most historic and culturally diverse cities in America, there’s so much to discover in Charleston. Check out the iconic City Market, take a scenic carriage ride through the Historic District, explore the legendary Fort Sumter and more.

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Itineraries

First time visiting? Coming back to your fave city? Planning a getaway with your crew? Our itineraries have the perfect blend of trip inspo and time to explore on your own time.

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Dining in Charleston

Southern cuisine is celebrated here. Pack your appetite when you visit us and dig into everything from elevated fine dining to home-style comfort food that brings the bounty of the Lowcountry to your plate.

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Nightlife

Rooftop drinks or honkytonk hangout? A few flights at a brewery or dancing until the sun comes up? Whatever you’re up for, Charleston delivers on everything from low-key to epic nights out.

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Shopping

From boutiques to brands you love, downtown Charleston is 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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Beaches

At The Ryder, you’re less than 30 minutes from South Carolina’s beautiful coastal beaches—each with their own unique personality. Folly Beach has the best waves in the state, Isle of Palms is full of adventure, and Sullivan’s Island is home to some of the best seafood around.

In Room Wellness

Fitness on the go made easy. All guestrooms at The Ryder are equipped with complimentary yoga mats for guests to use during their stay. Practice on your own time, when it’s convenient for you.

The Ryder gives you access to a virtual collection of curated yoga practices so you can pick and choose based on your mood and your schedule. Two 50 minute yoga classes are available for guests on demand through their in-room tv, courtesy of Charleston Community Yoga.

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