10 Best Places to Propose in South Carolina (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



South Carolina is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful beaches, boardwalks, parks, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in South Carolina to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in South Carolina
  • Charleston Waterfront
  • Middleton Place - Charleston
  • Mrytle Beach Boardwalk
  • Beautiful Beaches
  • Hilton Head Island
  • Folly Beach
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in South Carolina
  • Edisto Island
  • Table Rock State Park
  • Isle of Palms
  • Historic Downtown Beaufort
  • Duplin Winery - North Myrtle Beach
  • Brookgreen Gardens
  • Best Places to Propose in South Carolina

Romantic Locations in South Carolina

1. Charleston Waterfront

Waterfront Park in Charleston, South Carolina, is a beautiful and popular location for proposals. The iconic Pineapple Fountain in the park is a symbol of hospitality and welcome. It's a popular spot for proposals, and its design adds an elegant touch to your special moment.


2. Middleton Place - Charleston

This historic plantation features beautiful gardens, reflecting pools, and charming historic buildings, providing multiple romantic settings for a proposal. A photographer could arrange to be on hand to discreetly capture the special “yes” moment.




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3. Myrtle Beach Boardwalk

The Myrtle Beach Boardwalk offers an oceanfront setting with restaurants and attractions. You can propose with the Atlantic Ocean in the background. The iconic SkyWheel on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is beautifully lit at night and provides a unique and romantic location for a proposal. Consider proposing in one of the gondolas with panoramic views.


Beautiful Beaches

3. Hilton Head Island

With its pristine beaches, Hilton Head Island is another great destination for a beachside proposal, followed by a romantic dinner at one of the island's restaurants.


4. Folly Beach

This beautiful beach near Charleston provides a relaxed and serene setting for a beachfront proposal with the Atlantic Ocean as your backdrop. Folly Beach is renowned for its stunning sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean. Proposing during sunset can add a breathtaking and colorful backdrop to your special moment.



Outdoor Locations to Propose in South Carolina

South Carolina is full of romantic gardens, beaches and wineries. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing beaches or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Edisto Island

This remote and pristine location on Edisto Island features untouched beaches, maritime forests, and historic ruins. It's perfect for a private and romantic proposal. For a more secluded beach experience, Edisto Beach State Park offers natural beauty and a peaceful atmosphere for a private proposal.


6. Table Rock State Park

Located in the Upstate region, Table Rock State Park offers hiking trails and a picturesque lake, creating a serene and natural proposal setting. The park is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, characterized by the rugged Table Rock Mountain and Pinnacle Mountain, as well as the tranquil Pinnacle Lake. These scenic vistas create a breathtaking backdrop for your proposal.


7. Isle of Palms

Another stunning beach destination near Charleston, Isle of Palms offers a relaxed and idyllic setting for a beachfront proposal.


8. Historic Downtown Beaufort

The historic district of Beaufort is known for its antebellum architecture, charming streets, and waterfront views, offering a romantic atmosphere for a proposal. Beaufort is situated on the coast, offering scenic views of the water, marshes, and nearby islands. You can propose along the waterfront or on one of the charming docks, taking advantage of the coastal beauty.


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9. Duplin Winery - North Myrtle Beach

Duplin Winery is known for its muscadine wines and offers daily wine tastings and tours. The vineyard's relaxed atmosphere can provide a charming backdrop for your proposal. The winery features a scenic vineyard setting with rows of grapevines. This natural backdrop adds to the romantic atmosphere of your proposal.


10. Brookgreen Gardens

These beautiful gardens feature sculptures, fountains, and lush greenery, making them an enchanting spot for a proposal. The gardens offer a tranquil and peaceful atmosphere, making it an ideal location for a private and intimate proposal. You can enjoy a quiet and serene moment with your partner.


Best Places to Propose in South Carolina

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, South Carolina has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.



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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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