Located halfway between New York and Palm Beach in the quaint, turn of the century village of Latta of South Carolina, Abingdon Manor is an upscale country inn that offers luxurious accommodations and fine dining. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Abingdon Manor is built in the Greek Revival style with grand exteriors with elegant English Country-style interiors.
Abingdon Manor features seven beautifully appointed and individually decorated guest rooms with comfortable featherbeds in luxury linens, private bathrooms with walk-in showers and claw foot bathtubs, modern amenities, including flat-screen televisions, central air-conditioning, and complimentary wireless Internet.
Abingdon Manor offers a range of facilities for guests to enjoy, ranging from an award-winning restaurant, an honor bar and guest lounge, where guests can relax with a book and drink, and beautifully manicured gardens with patios, paths, and benches.
Abingdon Manor features seven beautifully appointed and individually decorated guest rooms with stunning views over the Inn’s grounds. All rooms feature comfortable featherbeds in luxury linens, private bathrooms with walk-in showers and claw foot bathtubs, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities.
Once the original master bedroom of the manor, The Master Room is located on the first floor of the Inn and features a king size bed with luxurious linens, and an en-suite bathroom with a claw foot soaking tub, a separate glassed shower, oversized vanity area and a makeup table and chair. A comfortable sitting room has a wall of windows with original working shutters from 1902, a French armoire and occasional chairs.
The Green Room is a bright and airy room with light green walls and old world décor and furniture and features a king-size bed with a richly upholstered headboard and a private bathroom with bath-shower combination, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities. A sitting area has an antique writing desk with two wing back chairs and a rocking chair and footstool, while 10-foot Palladian windows with original plantation shutters flood the room with natural light and boast beautiful views over the gardens.
Decorated in hues of dark green, the Hunter Room is a spacious room that has a canopied king-size bed with a large headboard and luxurious drapes, a cozy sofa at the end of the bed and a black marble fireplace. A private bathroom offers a bath-shower combination, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities, and ornate French doors open onto the side gardens.
The Red Room is an expansive room is on the second floor that offers a king-size mahogany sleigh bed in luxurious linens, and an en-suite bathroom with a tiled shower, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities. Four large windows provide a breathtaking panoramic view of the back yard with stately chestnut, pecan and walnut trees.
The Savannah Room features French country-style in décor in rich yellow hues, a comfortable queen-size bed and heart pine floors covered with oriental rugs. Large plantation shuttered windows offer natural light and air, while a private bathroom has a tiled shower heated floor, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities.
Aptly named, the Blue Room has dark blue walls with yellows accents and features a queen-size four poster mahogany rice bed in luxurious linens, and an en-suite bathroom with a tiled shower, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities. This decidedly French guest room is cozy and inviting with two windows looking out over the ‘Heritage Garden’ and a blue tiled fireplace with hand-painted fire screen.
The Yellow Room is a spacious room with pale yellow walls, 10-foot Palladian windows and original plantation shutters and two double beds with deep burgundy brocade bedspreads. An en-suite bathroom offers a bath-shower combination, plush bathrobes, and Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities and a cozy sitting area has a fireplace, oversized recliner, and wing back chair.
The Dining Room at Abingdon Manor is an award-winning restaurant that is open for guests seven days a week. A delicious gourmet breakfast is served for guests every morning and includes fresh melons and fruit, a selection of juices, crispy bacon or smoked chicken sausage with apples, eggs scrambled with fresh herbs, multigrain pancakes, breakfast quiche, and freshly brewed coffee, a selection of teas, hot chocolate, and hot apple cider.
Cocktails and wine can be enjoyed in the elegant parlor and library before dinner, which offers a mouth-watering prix-fixe menu of continental cuisine and fine wines accompanied by soft jazz. Dinner includes classic dishes with a modern twist and features a range of fare from around the world.
Abingdon Manor offers a range of facilities for guests to enjoy, ranging from an award-winning restaurant, a complimentary gourmet breakfast and hot and cold beverages served throughout the day. An honor bar on the main floor of the Inn serves a variety of soft drinks, beer, wine, spirits, and cocktails, as well as complimentary fruit and packaged snacks.
A communal guest lounge in the upstairs hall has comfortable sofas and chairs and a variety of reading material and boasts beautiful views through large French windows over the grounds and historic Church Street. A Ladies Parlor features a carved wood and ceramic tile fireplace and original plantation shutters, while a Gentlemen’s Parlor has deep red walls and comfortable furnishings, including an original beveled glass mirror and carved mantelpiece. This elegant room is ideal for pre-dinner socializing. A private library off the main hall provides a quiet spot for reading and relaxing with daily delivery of the The Wall Street Journal and all the latest issues of Wine Spectator to compare with the Inn’s wine collection.
A broad verandah adds a Southern touch to the European-style façade of the Inn and offers a shady and tranquil place to relax and soak up the beautifully manicured gardens that surround the building.
Additional amenities at the Inn include in-room massages and salon treatments, fresh flowers, champagne, chocolates, occasion cakes, and gift baskets.
307 Church Street, Latta / Florence, South Carolina 29565, Phone: 843-752-5090
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