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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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    Sounds of Summer

    Grab a cocktail Little Palm and enjoy an evening of live music that is sure to leave you singing along.

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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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    Poolside Paradise

    Our pool is set to be your go-to spot for the summer with plenty of light bites, refreshing cocktails, and good vibes on deck.

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    Share the Love

    Vote for your favorite travel experiences in Condé Nast Traveler 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards, and you could win a dream getaway.

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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

We are thrilled to share that we have been nominated in the 2022 Charleston's Choice Awards! We are so grateful for all of our guests and would love if you would share the love at the link in our bio 🤍⁠
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Recreation, Leisure & Outdoor⁠
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Food & Dining ⁠
•	Bar – Little Palm⁠
•	Cocktail Menu – Little Palm⁠
•	Happy Hour – Little Palm⁠
•	Girls Night Out – Little Palm⁠
•	Downtown Charleston Bar – Little Palm⁠
•	Overall Restaurant – Little Palm ⁠
•	Appetizers – Little Palm ⁠
Dinner at @littlepalmbar is all it stacks up to be 🍔 Delight in favorites, including our Smash Burger, while taking in live music from local artists.⁠
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+ Music Mondays with local favorite @goodtrouble_843 | 7 - 9 p.m.⁠
+ Friday & Saturday with rotating sounds by local DJs | 7 - 10 p.m.
Dog Dads deserve love too. 🤍 #HappyFathersDay from The Ryder.
Saturdays in the sun. ☀️ Our pool is set to be your go-to spot for the summer with plenty of light bites, refreshing cocktails, and good vibes on deck from @littlepalmbar. ⁠
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Book our Poolside Paradise Package at the link in our bio and receive a private table for you and your crew, 2-hour pool access, and a good time state of mind. ⁠
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*The Poolside Paradise Package is for non-hotel guests. There is no charge for guests of The Ryder, but we do suggest you call ahead to make a reservation at 843-723-7451
Make an impact. Save lives. Book our Anyone Can Be a Legend package and $50 of your hotel rate will be donated to @pelotonia.⁠
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The Pelotonia Legend package includes:⁠
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+ $50 of your hotel rate will be donated to Pelotonia⁠
+ A Peloton Bike in our Pelotonia-themed guest room so you can keep your workout strong⁠
+ Peloton-inspired workout accessories to use during your stay⁠
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Pelotonia has raised over $236 million for cancer research, with 100 percent of every dollar raised by its participants being directly donated to cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. This three-day experience in August includes a weekend of cycling, volunteerism, and fundraising.⁠
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Thank you to @rtrx_hq @pelotonia @house__of__wise @chomps
Come jump in & make a splash with us. Join us for the Charleston Pride Pool party on June 25th with cocktail specials, lite bites, and DJ @Crystal.Guysir spinning all afternoon.⁠
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Make sure to order the "Pride Party Cocktail"- a portion of the proceeds from this drink will be benefiting the @CharlestonPride Organization.⁠
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FAQ:⁠
+First come, first serve. ⁠
+Reservations or tickets are not required. ⁠
+21+ plus event⁠
+Valet parking will be offered through the Ryder at $15 per car. ⁠

Stay tuned for cabana rentals and VIP PRIDE suite details - presented by @absolutus 
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Have you taken part in our "Love Walk" yet? 💕 The Love Walk consists of positive affirmations lining the iconic Meeting Street, where guests and locals alike can take a moment to reflect and revel in their inner light. Our goal is to spread love and positivity to not only the LGTBQ+ community but to all who need it.
Whoops, did we just make you crave our Smash Burger and Herb Fries? 😉 ⁠
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Savor this classic for lunch or dinner at @littlepalmbar, beginning daily at 11 a.m.
Summer is here, and the beach is calling. 🌊 Enjoy overnight accommodations and a curated day on Folly Beach with help from our partners, @follybeachchaircompany. ⁠
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Our Coastal Comfort package includes two wooden beach chairs and one eight-foot umbrella from Folly Beach Chair Company — everything you need to enjoy the natural beauty of the Lowcountry. Book now at the link in our bio.
Find your Monday motivation by singing along to Charleston's favorite, @goodtrouble_843, and sipping coastal cocktails from 7 - 9 p.m.
Love is never wrong. ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜
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Join us on June 25th for the official Charleston Pride Pool Party with cocktail specials, light bites and DJ @crystal.guysir spinning all afternoon. We are celebrating the independent, fun-loving, and creatively curious spirit in us all – come jump in & make a splash with us.⁠
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In support of @charlestonpride. 🏳️‍🌈⁠
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First come, first serve. Reservations or tickets are not required.⁠
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Photo: @holycityhandcraft
The Ryder elevates the backdrop to any photo. 🌴 We love seeing photos of your visits! Tag us at @TheRyderHotel. 📷⁠
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Life's cool by the pool. ☀️ Dip your feet in or dive on in with a stay at The Ryder. ⁠
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All eyes on @littlepalmbar's Windjammer cocktail 🍍 Sip this creamy blend of Zacapa 23 Rum, Branca Menta, coffee liqueur, coconut and finished with fresh pineapple. ⁠
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Sending a warm welcome to all @spoletofestivalusa visitors! Stop by @littlepalmbar for your fix of tasty dishes and cool cocktails before and after the festival.
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.

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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