Explore St. George
St. George HotelsTranquil St. George offers a delightfully authentic taste of small town America. This warm and welcoming destination is a lovely spot to base yourself while exploring South Carolina's numerous fine attractions. The idyllic golfing and fishing resort of Santee is just a short drive away, while the beautiful beaches of Kiawah Island and the spectacular city of Charleston are also within easy reach. Each April, St. George plays host to the World Grits Festival, a fun-filled 3-day event devoted to the beloved Southern breakfast staple.Things to seeSt. George is home to a number of handsome historical buildings. The Lourie Theater is a striking 1920s cinema which has been extensively renovated, and today plays host to regular live performances. A short drive from the town center sits Appleby Methodist Church, a quaint little wooden church which dates back to 1840. St. George Country Club is home to a fine, pine-tree lined golf course, offering fun challenges for beginners and pros alike. The World Grits Festival sees visitors from all over the region flock to town each April for 3 days of parades, pageants, street dancing, and grits eating contests. Hotels in
St. GeorgeYou won't find opulent 5-star resorts, but there are a number of smart, spotlessly clean and wonderfully friendly hotels in St. George, offering everything you need for a pleasant and restful visit. For a very reasonable rate, you can expect to find a room with cable television, drinks making facilities, a security safe, and complimentary WiFi and local phone calls. Most hotels also offer free on-site parking, complimentary breakfasts, laundry facilities, and 24-hour front desk, while some boast outdoor swimming pools.Where to staySt. George is very compact and easy to navigate, so wherever you choose to stay, you'll be within easy reach of quaint, family-run shops, and fantastic restaurants serving hearty portions of authentic Southern BBQ. Alternatively, there's a lovely selection of hotels in nearby Santee. This picturesque town is renowned as a great-value, year-round golf destination – in addition to 3 fantastic courses of its own, there are a further 14 within 40 minutes by car. Santee also boasts wonderful fishing and hunting opportunities, plus spectacular hiking and biking trails close by. How to get to St. GeorgeCharleston International Airport receives regular flights from a number of major US cities, including Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Miami, and Washington. The airport offers car hire, and from here it's around a 45 minute drive to St. George. There are also 3 Amtrak stations within 30 miles of town, in North Charleston, Yemassee, and Denmark respectively.