10 Best Places to Propose in South Carolina (2024)

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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, islands, lakes, 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
  • Myrtle Beach
  • Hilton Head Island
  • Falls Park On The Reedy
  • Lake Jocassee
  • Lake Keowee
  • Pawleys Island
  • Beautiful Harbors and Parks
  • Charleston Harbor
  • Kiawah Beachwalker Park
  • Outdoor Vineyards and Gardens to Propose in South Carolina
  • Vineyards
  • Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
  • Congaree National Park
  • Best Places to Propose in South Carolina


Romantic Locations in South Carolina

1. Myrtle Beach

Propose with the backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean at sunrise or sunset, or consider the SkyWheel for a unique aerial view of the coastline. A simple walk along the beach, hand-in-hand, with the sound of the waves and the sea breeze, can be an incredibly intimate and romantic moment for a proposal.


2. Hilton Head Island

Propose at the top of this iconic lighthouse with panoramic views of the island. The breathtaking scenery and unique setting make it an unforgettable place to ask for your partner's hand in marriage.





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3. Falls Park on the Reedy

A gorgeous park with waterfalls, gardens, and the Liberty Bridge, Falls Park on the Reedy provides a scenic backdrop for a proposal. The combination of natural beauty and urban charm makes it a perfect spot.


4. Lake Jocassee

Located in the northwestern part of the state, Lake Jocassee is known for its crystal-clear waters and stunning mountain views. The lake's natural beauty and secluded spots provide a romantic and intimate atmosphere, making it an ideal location for a proposal.


5. Lake Keowee

Lake Keowee is another beautiful lake in the Upstate region, surrounded by rolling hills and lush forests. The lake offers numerous quiet coves and scenic overlooks, providing a perfect backdrop for a romantic proposal.


6. Pawleys Island

Offering pristine beaches and a chance to spot local wildlife, Huntington Beach State Park is a beautiful and serene spot for a proposal. The park's natural charm and peaceful environment make it a lovely place to ask for your partner's hand in marriage.

Beautiful Harbors and Parks

7. Charleston harbor

With its historic mansions and stunning views of Charleston Harbor, this location offers a picturesque setting for a proposal. The combination of the charming waterfront and lush garden creates a romantic atmosphere perfect for popping the question.


8. Kiawah Beachwalker Park

A serene and less crowded beach, Kiawah Beachwalker Park is perfect for a quiet and intimate proposal. The pristine beach and peaceful surroundings provide a lovely setting for a special moment.



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Outdoor Vineyards and Gardens to Propose in South Carolina

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

9. Vineyards

City Scape Winery, located near Greenville, is a charming boutique winery set in a picturesque landscape. The vineyard offers beautiful views of rolling hills and lush vineyards, providing a romantic and intimate atmosphere. La Belle Amie Vineyard is situated near the coast and offers a scenic and tranquil environment. The vineyard features beautiful grounds, including a charming gazebo and picnic areas, ideal for a romantic proposal.


10. Magnolia Plantation and Gardens - Charleston

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens is one of the oldest public gardens in America. The beautifully landscaped grounds, historic architecture, and vibrant flowers provide a romantic and picturesque setting for a proposal. The enchanting bridges, hidden pathways, and scenic views create an unforgettable atmosphere..


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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