World's Top 25 Hotels 2011
Courtesy of Woodlands Inn
Woodlands Resort and Inn (94.12)
Summerville, South Carolina
Neo-Georgian mansion from 1906 with touches of Tara; a bastion of Southern hospitality.
Stats: 18 suites; 2 restaurants; 1 bar.
Rooms to Book: The Honeymoon Suite is topped with a cupola, which provides the best views of the scenic property.
Insider Tip: Woodlands hosts many on-site culinary events that spotlight local farmers, chefs, and artisans, such as painting demonstrations by local artists that culminate with a champagne brunch.
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