Vacation at the Inn and Enjoy a complimentary full course southern comfort breakfast. The Louis Armstrong Music Room is available in the afternoon for guests to relax with a book or to enjoy a special event such as High Tea. Wine Tasting, Red Hat or a Book Club meeting surrounded by wall hangings of Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday and other legendary Blues Musicians.
We offer a variety of amenities to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. 6 coal burning fireplaces, 10ft. ceilings, front porch with rocking chairs to experience small town coming and going. Cable is available in every room . We provide complimentary high-speed WiFi access. We are in walking distance to quaint and historic Downtown Chester, the Historical Museum, Transportation Museum, City Pool and Hiking Thread mill path, Farmer's Market, Animal Shelter Thrift Shop and the YMCA . By car, Moon River Plantation is located about 5 minutes from Chester State Park with fishing, canoeing and hiking trails and about 12 minutes from Sky Dive Carolina, Regional Hospital, and local Restaurants.
Whether this is your first visit, or you have been a guest many times, we want your experience to be comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable. We want to help make your stay the best ever in your bed and breakfast experiences. David and Elizabeth Claytor are the Inn-Keepers and are are on site to offer genuine southern hospitality.
The Inn Upon Moon River Plantation is situated in the rural and quaint historic section of Chester, SC. It is situated in a plantation style home built in 1904 with all the modern conveniences expected in comfortable and pleasant accommodations. The century ofd front porch is perfect for watching the hustle and bustle of the community. Chester is a bedroom community for Charlotte, NC, Rock Hill and Columbia, SC.
The Inn not only provide a comfortable and relaxing place to stay ; it is also a blues and Jazz museum which contains the Dave CC Club Library for researching the Blues. The entire Inn is full of art and collectibles of the Inn-Keeper's passion for the Blues.
Come to the Inn to rest, relax, and be at peace.
Guest Reservations are accepted with a minimum one-day notice. Same Day Reservations rate will differ.
Guest Reservations are confirmed by payment in advance. No refunds. Guests can reschedule reservations and apply the payment based on availability within one year of the date of cancellation.
Guests are solely responsible for their personal items and damages caused to the Inn Upon Moon River Plantation, interior, exterior and grounds.
Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. unless prior arrangements are made.
Check-out time is 11:00 a.m., unless arranged in advance.
Guest rooms are on second floor with stairway access.
No pets allowed.
Smoking is allowed on porch and exterior grounds.
Children under 18 years of age allowed accommodations with parent or guardian.
Two guests per room.
2019 New Year’s Eve Party
Overnight Accommodations, Dinner, Wine Tasting, Champagne at Midnight, Live Blues. $230 for 2 guests/ $180 for 1 guest.
2019 MLK Blues Festival January 17-20, 2019 Package $560 for 2 guests, (803) 379-1683 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Includes Accommodations for 4 nights, Festival Tickets, breakfast each morning, Moon River Plantation Brunch on Sunday.
April is the month for Wine Tasting. Call for date and time.
Beautiful and Spacious Guests Rooms each named for a particular style of Blues. The Guest rooms in this 1904 built home have modern decor including custom window treatments to accompany the original coal burning fireplaces, hardwood floors, and 10 ft ceilings.
Combines the Memphis and the Chicago Rooms and offers Two King beds, two fireplaces, cable television, full bath with both a front and side view of the community. Also, the Moon River Room has a sofa bed for additional sleeping accommodations.
Named for the Piedmont style of the Blues. It features one full bed, cable television, full bath and a tree-top view of the Chester community. l
King sized bed, fireplace, cable television, full bath with a Louis Armstrong table with chairs and a Settee for a comfortable and romantic setting. The Memphis Room is adorned with memorabilia of B.B. King, Elvis Presley and Bobby (Blue) Bland.
Wrought Iron King bed, kitchenette, cable television, full bath, fireplace and decor reminiscent of the Mississippi Delta including New Orleans legends.