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Hopsewee Plantation

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Our clients loved the Atmosphere and can do attitude of the Hopsewee Plantation staff! They... read more

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Travel55086059166
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Stepping back in history

Spent a wonderful day at Hopsewee Plantation. Our guide Debbie, was well versed on the... read more

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perry c
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Hopsewee Plantation is an original lowcountry rice plantation on the North Santee Rive built between 1735 and 1740. Birthplace of Thomas Lynch Jr., Hopsewee is one of just 12 remaining birthplaces of Signers of the Declaration of Independence. The...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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494 Hopsewee Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440-5598
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+1 843-546-7891
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Reviewed today

Our clients loved the Atmosphere and can do attitude of the Hopsewee Plantation staff! They received a wonderful tea service that impressed and tasted exquisite! Our customers loved the tour of the home from "Attic to Cellar" because of the knowledge and attention to detail...More

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Reviewed today

Spent a wonderful day at Hopsewee Plantation. Our guide Debbie, was well versed on the plantation.Had lunch first, delicious. Our waitress was so very friendly. Can't remember her name.Food was first class, and the tearoom set up was enchanting. We all will highly recommend, andlikely...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent tour from basement to attic. Great hiatory information and got to meet the owner. History all around the house even the grounds and a beautiful restaurant R houseon outside fun to walk around

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have passed by Hopsewee numerous times over the years and finally stopped in. Do not drive by. Stop and see this amazingly preserved home from 1735. Our tour guide was wonderful and gave us a tour from top to bottom of this historic home...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful tour and knowledgeable and witty tour guide who made the tour most interesting. The view of the House while dining in the tea room was amazing. The food was delicious and don't miss hummingbird cake for dessert.

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Thank William C
Reviewed 4 days ago

The tour guide was excellent in explaining this former Carolina rice plantation's history. Beautiful area by the river.

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Thank McBride08
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hopsewee is a beautiful historic and original plantation house that is still being lived in today. So unlike some old plantation houses it is totally furnished with antiques. The tour was very informative and took us to most rooms of the house except the kitchen....More

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Raejean B, Owner at Hopsewee Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit! We are very blessed to be able to share Hopsewee.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right on the santee river with huge live oaks dripping with wisp of angel hair type moss? Very gracious of the people who live there to have tours. The guide today was very informative and friendly. The history of slavery used for anything is sad...More

Thank parman55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful home. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. So much historical artifacts. Appreciate the owners for opening their home to us.

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Thank Michael E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour is out of this world. If you enjoy history, then Hopsewee is for you. There are 2 standing slave cabins that leave you feeling humble. You will definitely get a good sense of the suffering that took place during that era. The grounds...More

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JMJR76
January 15, 2017|
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Response from RaejeanB | Property representative |
Thanks Ethel! You are correct! If you purchase your tickets in advance, we return the 6% fee charged to be used in the tearoom. When making reservations online, we charge $5 per person which we return to you along with... More
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February 8, 2016|
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Response from Annette K | Reviewed this property |
Yes we actually are scheduled for a tour and tea for the 24 th
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