Peachy the Magazine June July 2014 - Page 153

EAT.STAY.SHOP.PLAY. apparel, jewelry, and other fun tidbits. This is a great place to pick up a fun southern-flavored gift for yourself or a sister, daughter, or girlfriend! 237 King Street 843.469.7145 147 King Street 843.722.4630 Bits of Lace A fabulous stop for high-quality lingerie of all kinds, but the real gem here is the Celestine 302 King Street 843.577.0999 STAY Zero George Zero is a newcomer to the Charleston hotel scene and seems to attract bright young things and savvy travelers from the world over. The property is a refreshing blend of historic charm and modern comfort, featuring a soothing color palette throughout, and one of the city’s prettiest porches to take coffee on in the morning or a nightcap before bed. Planters Inn (photo below) Planters Inn has long been THE place to stay for those seeking classic Charleston refinement. The rooms are lush, the staff are on-point, and I’m told often by guests that the Planters breakfast is one of the best they’ve seen offered, period. That coconut cake that everyone raves about? Totally that good, and totally on the breakfast menu, so you can have your cake and walk it off before bedtime! 112 North Market Street 843.722.2345 Photo: Planters Inn Preservation Society of Charleston Book and Gift Shop The book collection here spans all aspects of Charleston life and history. You’ll find handsome historic maps of the peninsula, copies of the famed Charleston Receipts cookbook, and the latest works by beloved Southern authors such as Pat Conroy and Dorthea Benton Frank. sleepwear. The price for a nightgown is a bit of a shocker, but give the cobweb-light batiste cotton a feel and your current sleepwear will seem woefully inadequate in comparison. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. 0 George Street 843.817.7900 JUNE JULY 2014 151