Palmetto Bluff is Calling 5

Stay busy…or not. Either way, you’ll feel like the most important guest at the Montage during your stay. Come for the weekend or stay for a month. 

 Bookend your day with mimosas on the May River aboard the lovingly restored motor yacht Grace, and a nightcap around the ground’s fire pits.

Reserve one of the property’s cottages or village homes decked out with soft bedding, in-room amenities galore and a soaking tube with a with fabulous potions and lotions.

Paddle, bike or horseback ride through 20,000 acres of ecological diversity which thrives under the watchful eye of the Palmetto Bluff Conservancy. Bookend your day with mimosas on the May River aboard Grace, and a nightcap around the ground’s firepits.

After a thorough safety demo by a friendly and confident instructor, I held a shotgun for the first time. Looking out into the clearing, I waited for the clay to launch and BOOM. I aimed high, squeezed the trigger and missed, but could see the attraction. I shot four more times, finally nicking the edge of one unlucky clay sending it shattering to the ground. The Palmetto Bluff Shooting Club boasts an elevated and covered 5-stand station, plus a wobble deck field for a total of 15 shooting sites.  Guests of all abilities are welcome. All the instructors are charming, oozing with genuine southern hospitality that you’ll find at every turn at Montage Palmetto Bluff in South Carolina’s Low Country.

This stunning property will haunt you for days after you leave. You’ll find yourself day dreaming about a slow bike ride through the miles of smooth shady pathways under a canopy of giant oaks, dripping with Spanish moss adding an etherial layer to your afternoon. 

An easy five hour drive from Atlanta. montagehotels.com/palmettobluff