119 Pinckney Street, Chester, SC 29706, us

(803) 379-1683

Inn upon Moon River Plantation LLC

Bed and Breakfast lodging for the Heart & soul

Bed and Breakfast lodging for the Heart & soul

Bed and Breakfast lodging for the Heart & soulBed and Breakfast lodging for the Heart & soul

A  Bed & Breakfast for the Heart and Soul! 

About Us



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.


Authentic & Unique Bed & Breakfast for the Heart and Soul!

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. 

About Us

Blues, Jazz and Gospel Bed & Breakfast

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. 

Blues Museum

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.

Bed & Breakfast for the Heart and Soul

Come to the Inn to rest, relax, and be at peace. 

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Bed and Breakfast Policies

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.

Events Package Deals

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 innuponmoonriverplantation@ymail.com

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.


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Inn Upon Moon River Plantation LLC

119 Pinckney Street, Chester, SC 29706, us

(803) 379-1683 innuponmoonriverplantation@ymail.com

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