Beautiful weather and friendly people are just two of the many reasons to choose Charlestown for a breakaway. A holiday rental home in Charlestown will put you close to historic attractions, lovely beaches and much more. You will feel right at home in your Charlestown rental.
The year round mild weather makes Charlestown a wonderful choice for anyone who enjoys spending time in the out of doors. The beaches provide the opportunity for swimming, boating, fishing and many other water related activities. Be sure to bring your sunscreen, because it is easy to burn in this part of the country. Many organised tours are available including those that take place by water, bus or even carriage ride. A ghost tour takes visitors on a walking tour during which a guide shares tales of local hauntings. Take a dinner cruise or eat at Middleton Place, a restaurant that has been open since 1741.
There is much to see whilst on holiday to Charlestown. Enjoy visiting several former plantation homes. Get an idea of what life was like in the area before the American Civil War. You can explore on your own or participate in an organised plantation tour during which you see several of the homes. A number of historic forts, such as Fort Moultrie, are also located nearby. Some family-friendly attractions are also on offer. The Children’s Museum offers a variety of fun, hands-on exhibits that appeal to children of all ages. The South Carolina Aquarium is home to marine life from all over the world. See sharks, thousands of fish and even an albino alligator.
Pleasant winters and warm, sunny summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Charlestown. The winters are so mild that there really isn’t a bad time to visit the area. During the winter the average low temperatures are between 6° and 11° C and the highs are 14 to 19°. In the spring you should expect average lows of 15° to 19° C and average highs of 22° to 26° C. Summer brings average lows of 23° to 25° C and average highs of 29° to 31° C. There is between 55 and 171 mm of rain per month. The most occurs from June through August.
Those flying to Charlestown usually fly into Charlestown International Airport (CHS). This is a well-serviced airport with flights from many carriers. You will need a car for use during your stay.