Words by Kimberley Spivey
Tucked away in Bluffton, South Carolina, is a luxurious resort that offers a magical escape-Montage Palmetto Bluff. It's a timeless Southern charm that offers enchantment and sophistication. It's rooted in Southern hospitality with decades of tradition and a home away from home. The property spans over 20,000 acres of lavish greens and picturesque cottages, guestrooms, suites, and village homes that pay homage to and represent the beauty and rich heritage of the Lowcountry.
The month of December is a celebratory time for staff and guests. Being immersed in the Christmas spirit, it transitions to a Festive Season for the holidays. Several themed Christmas trees are decorated beautifully around the property, and white lights are beaming, showcasing the natural beauty of the Bluff. Travelers from near and far can enjoy the magic of Christmas, Hanukkah, and the New Year and indulge in a premier stay at one of the accommodating collections on the grounds. As you drive into Montage Palmetto Bluff, it's simply majestic-a real-life Hallmark movie.
Are you looking for a romantic holiday getaway for two? Perhaps, traveling solo or planning an unforgettable holiday vacation for the entire family. Whatever the occasion, cozy up in a Montage Village Home equipped with a full kitchen and much more. Maybe, you'd like to delight in being pampered by a chef as they host private holiday dinners in the property homes. Some are fully decorated for festivity, complete with a tree.
Here are some of the experiences the resort offers to make your Christmas unforgettable.
Breakfast with Santa and Story Time with Mrs. Claus
They travel from The North Pole to greet every good little girl and boy. Santa also takes upscale photos with children to make their dreams come true, and Mrs. Claus reads about the mesmerizing magic of Christmas.
Festive Frolic Frenzy
Come out and enjoy a jolly good time with holiday bounce houses and games equipped for the entire family. With a live DJ and additional activities for the Christmas Eve celebration, it will be the most wonderful time of the year!
Moreland Holiday Gathering
This event is a festive fest to remember. Chefs will prepare fresh oysters with a Lowcountry boil and other sides and fixings. Join along in the tradition in a five-story treehouse and expansive views of the May River.
The start of the season is grand with the arrival of Christmas Markets. It's a sight from storybooks that puts you in a cheerful spirit. Be sure to shop for one-of-a-kind items and experience all it has to offer.
Family Olympics and a Festive 5k
If you've dreamed of going to the Olympics, look no further. Get ready to compete and celebrate your wins at tournaments and games. For the road runners, lace up your tennis shoes and run the 5k downtown benefiting Bluffton Self Help.
There's no place like Montage Palmetto Bluff this holiday season to make memories that will last a lifetime. Come and experience the magic of a Christmas and all the wonder it beholds in a resort that has redefined the season and beauty of a winter wonderland.