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Mount Pleasant

Experience the riverfront, local cuisine, and beaches in Mount Pleasant!

Discover the historic city of Mount Pleasant—gourmet restaurants, amazing beaches, and top sights from Patriots Point to USS Yorktown.

Where to stay in Mount Pleasant

If your looking for an evening sunset and a cold drink look for the Shark Fin bar... Outdoor and super small but great views.

Old Village

5/5Exceptional!(2 area reviews)

While visiting Old Village, you might make a stop by sights like Mount Pleasant Sports Complex and Pitt Street Bridge.

Old Village
13ish colorfully painted houses in old town Charleston.

Mallard Lakes

Mallard Lakes might not have many top sights, but Shem Creek Park and Patriots Point are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

Mallard Lakes

Top Hotels in Mount Pleasant

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Harborside at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
Harborside at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
4 out of 5
20 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC

Situated in Mount Pleasant, this beach resort is within a 10-minute walk of Patriots Point and USS Yorktown. Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum and Patriots ...

4/5Very Good! (1,335 reviews)

"This was our second time here this summer. We love it!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Harborside at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
Best Western Patriots Point
Best Western Patriots Point
2.5 out of 5
259 McGrath Darby Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC
The price is $56 per night

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park and Shem Creek Park. USS Yorktown and The Citadel are ...

3.8/5Good! (937 reviews)

"How clean and how nice the staff was the place was very Easy to get to and parking was nice"…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Best Western Patriots Point
Cambria Hotel Mount Pleasant – Charleston
Cambria Hotel Mount Pleasant – Charleston
3 out of 5
1472 Highway 17 North, Mount Pleasant, SC
The price is $93 per night

Located in the heart of Mount Pleasant, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Patriots Point, USS Yorktown, and South Carolina Aquarium. Charleston Music Hall ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (341 reviews)

"Awesome hotel. Will definitely be looking for this name of hotel in other areas"…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Cambria Hotel Mount Pleasant – Charleston

Popular places to visit in Mount Pleasant

Patriots Point
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Patriots Point

4.5/5(1,072 reviews)

Learn about American military heroes, climb aboard the vessels in the harbor and sleep the night in the quarters of a ship.

USS Yorktown
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USS Yorktown

4.5/5(897 reviews)

Tour an aircraft carrier that earned its battle stars in World War II and the Vietnam War.

Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens
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Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens

4.5/5(317 reviews)

You can learn more about the history of Mount Pleasant during your trip to a top site like Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens. Stroll along the area's beautiful beaches, or simply savor its lively bars.

Shem Creek Park
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Shem Creek Park

4.5/5(7 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Shem Creek Park, a lovely green space in Mount Pleasant. Stroll along the area's beautiful beaches, or simply savor its lively bars.

Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum
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Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum

You can study the exhibits at Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum, a museum with a storied past, during your travels to Mount Pleasant. Check out the shops and top-notch restaurants in this family-friendly area.

Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal
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Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal

4.5/5(632 reviews)

Explore the waterfront in Charleston with a trip to Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal. Amble around the area's beautiful beaches or seek out the local tours.

Top things to do in Mount Pleasant

Shem Creek Bar and Restaurant Tour
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Shem Creek Bar and Restaurant Tour

$30
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Shem Creek Culture Tour with Local Guide
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Shem Creek Culture Tour with Local Guide

$20
Per adult
Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston
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Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston

$30
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Historic City Landmarks Tour & Harbor Cruise
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Historic City Landmarks Tour & Harbor Cruise

$46
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Ghosts & Dungeons Walking Tour
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Ghosts & Dungeons Walking Tour

$28
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Skip the Line: Boone Hall Plantation Admission with Guided House Tour Ticket
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Skip the Line: Boone Hall Plantation Admission with Guided House Tour Ticket

$27
Per adult

Reviews of Mount Pleasant

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
774
5 - Excellent 56.37290604515659%
4 - Good
528
4 - Good 38.45593590677349%
3 - Okay
61
3 - Okay 4.442825928623452%
2 - Disappointing
6
2 - Disappointing 0.43699927166788055%
1 - Terrible
4
1 - Terrible 0.29133284777858703%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 7, 2020

easy access to beach, Charleston and highways. Plenty of restaurants and friendly people.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jun 7, 2020

Great family beach and area. Just no where to park because so many people want to go on the beach.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jun 7, 2020

Very nice area. Family oriented. Only issue we had was and extreme amount of people on the beach and no where to park. But still way better than MB.

5/5 - Excellent

Darlene

Jun 5, 2020

Mt Pleasant S.C is a beautiful city overall, we just love love love this city.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 4, 2020

It was a wonderful trip overall and I would return without a strict pandemic! Lots of restaurants were doing smaller limited menus and store hours closed earlier also was told you can’t have beach chairs on the Sullivan island beach? 100$ fine if so

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 3, 2020

Beautiful area with a fair amount to keep you busy. Plus it was an easy drive down to isle of palms beach

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