The History Behind This Small Town Hotel In South Carolina Is Both Eerie And Fascinating

There is a grand old hotel in Abbeville that has quite the storied history. It has risen from the dead on at least three occasions, undergone restorations and renovations – and then more restorations – and is now 115 years old. In the midst of it all, what was formerly call the Eureka Hotel has managed to wind up a thriving, historic inn listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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A visit to Abbeville and the historic Belmont Inn pairs nicely with dinner at the Belmont and then a show at the Abbeville Opera House. Arrive early to explore the quaint little shops on the Square. The Belmont Inn is located at 104 E Pickens St., Abbeville, SC 29620. Find more information on their official website.

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