We highly recommend you fully decompress and unplug while enjoying the beauty and majesty of nature at Bolt Farm. However, if you visit Charleston on your way into or out of your Treehouse (or you’re looking for something low-key that won’t interrupt the serenity of your time with us), here are our recommendations.

Within 20 Minutes

Things to do

Seabrook Equestrian Center
2313 Seabrook Island Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455
$75/person trail rides
Booking: (843) 768-7541

Bottle Feed Baby Goats
How could you pass that up?

Goat Yoga
Classes are occasional
2755 Exchange Landing Rd, Johns Island, South Carolina 29455

Iconic Places to See

The Charleston Tea Plantation
America’s only tea plantation (and our next door neighbors!)
6617 Maybank Hwy, Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487

Angel Oak
One of the oldest trees in America
3688 Angel Oak Road, Johns Island, SC

Deep Water Vineyard
Growing native Muscadines & Scuppernongs, they have a wonderful tasting room.
6775 Bears Bluff Road, Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487

Day Trips

30-40 minute drive

Holy City Helicopter Tours
Enjoy a breathtaking view of the Holy City from a bird's eye view!
5875 South Aviation Ave., North Charleston, SC 29406

Middleton Place
Historic plantation, museum, 100 year old gardens, walking tours, and a restaurant.
4300 Ashley River Rd, Charleston, SC 29414

Kiawah Beach
8 Beachwalker Drive, Kiawah Island, SC 29455

Upscale Dining Experiences

make a reservation!

The Royal Tern
Upscale Southern seafood
3005 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455

Fat Hen
French w/ Southern Inspiration
3140 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455

Wild Olive
High-End Classic Italian
2867 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455

Hole-In-The-Wall Locals’ Spots

Lowtide Brewing
Local brews & rotating food trucks
2863 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island, SC 29455

Stono Market & Tomato Shed Cafe
Casual southern meals, groceries, & locally grown produce
842 Main Rd, Johns Island, SC 29455

Blackbird Market
Meals-to-go, fresh seafood, bakery, pastas, & local grocery products
1808 Bohicket Rd, Johns Island, SC 29455

Muddy Waters
Amazing coffee bar
1739 Maybank Hwy W, Charleston, SC 29412

Smokey Oak Taproom
Best place to try real Southern BBQ: Pork ribs & pulled pork.
1234 Camp Rd, Charleston, SC 29412

Downtown & Beyond

Iconic Places to See

Battery Park
A civil-war, coastal defense artillery battery site,
with views of the harbor and incredible historic homes.

Rainbow Row
A series of thirteen colorful historic houses,
the longest cluster of Georgian-style row houses in the United States.

Historic Market Street
One of the city’s most vibrant historic marketplaces, still bustling with life.

Hole-In-The-Wall Locals’ Spots

The Daily
Best coffee in town, fresh juices, and Mediterranean-inspired meals.
652 B King St, Charleston, SC 29403

167 Raw
Incredibly fresh, small seafood menu. 30-60 mins wait for a table, but worth it.
289 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401

Xiao Bao Biscuit
Very small menu of Asian street foods from around the word. Try the Okonomiyaki!
224 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403

Little Jack’s Tavern
Basic tavern food cooked to perfection: award-winning slider and amazing garlic fries.
710 King St, Charleston, SC 29403

Sunset Sushi
Classically trained sushi chef in an eclectic setting. Highly recommend Omakase-Style dining.
116 A Spring St, Charleston, SC 29403

Upscale Dining Experiences

You may need reservation!

Pawpaw - Southern Plates
Upscale Southern cuisine & local everything
209 E. Bay St., Charleston, SC 29403

Restaurant Zero
Seasonal offerings, ultra-luxury prefix tasting menu starting at $135/person with beverage pairings
0 George St, Charleston, SC 29401

Halls Chophouse
Fine-Dining Steakhouse with Southern Flare
434 King St., Charleston, SC 29403

Lewis BBQ
A protégée of the world-famous Aaron Franklin of Franklin BBQ in Texas. Must try the Brisket and Hot Links!
464 N Nassau St, Charleston, SC 29403

Historic Tours

A Look Inside Gullah Culture
Downtown Charleston

Houselore: Historic Walking Tour
Downtown Charleston