Hand-picked by us, the Southern Living Hotel Collection is a carefully selected series of the most delightful hotel experiences the South has to offer. From perfectly crafted rooms and restaurants to breathtaking natural surroundings, each of these premier hotel properties captures a charming experience that is both distinctively different yet completely Southern.

Hotel & Resort Spotlight

Charleston, South Carolina


Nestled amongst the cobblestone streets and brightly colored row houses in Charleston’s historic district, Emeline offers a truly unique experience.

Fernandina Beach, Florida

Amelia Schoolhouse Inn

Originally built in 1886, the Amelia Schoolhouse Inn is a completely restored 17-room boutique inn complete with an upscale bar.

Aiken, South Carolina

The Willcox

The Willcox, a white-pillared Colonial Revival landmark on the National Historic Register, has been a permanent fixture in Aiken, South Carolina since 1898. Starting with the inviting rocking chairs lining its pristine, white-columned front porch, The Willcox represents the casual glamour of a bygone era.

Knoxville, Tennesse

The Oliver Hotel

Tucked in an 1876 building that has been lovingly renovated, The Oliver is a retreat that mixes its eclectic vibe and crisp Southern style as easily as tonic and gin.