summerville linwood bed and breakfast Linwood

Linwood is a sanctuary from the hustle-bustle, cares and concerns of the world offering you rest, retreat or recreation.

Built in 1883 by Julia Drayton Hastie, heiress to the famous Magnolia on the Ashley Plantation, this exquisite, Victorian mansion stands majestic in nearly 2 acres of award winning, landscaped gardens in the quaint town of Summerville, SC, conveniently located 14 miles from the Charleston Airport. Heart of pine floors, high ceilings, chandeliers, Victorian bays and triple sash windows, many with original glass, provide an elegant background for the owners' collection of fine English and American antiques and oriental rugs.

  • Three delightful in-house suites
  • Fully Furnished, Self Catering Rentals
  • 24/7 coffee and tea availible for the B&B guests
  • Microwave and Refrigerator adjacent to 3 inhouse suites.
  • Private bathrooms
  • Large in-ground swimming pool
  • Cable TV
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wide porches and beautiful gardens
  • Furnished vacation/corporate rentals for extended stays
  • Located close to plantations and many golf courses and outlet malls
  • Located 30 minutes to Historic Downtown Charleston
  • Only 16 miles from the Charleston International Airport

Summerville is conveniently located near Historic downtown Charleston, and half way between Myrtle Beach and Georgetown on the north and Beaufort, Savannah and Hilton Head on the south.

Rates: $135 - $195
For reservations, please call 1-843-871-2620 or email

Directions to Linwood Bed & Breakfast:

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Private, Secluded area with off street parking. Complimentary Wireless Internet.

History & Horticulture Tours of Linwood Gardens by arrangement

Voted Summervilles Favorite B&B 4 straight years

Awarded Best Gardens

Located in Summerville's historic town center. We are walking distance to town, and YMCA Health Center.

We cater to the extended stay business travler, temporary housing for reloacting families, "snow birds" and vacationers. 

Contact Information

Linwood Bed & Breakfast

Peter and Linda Shelbourne, Innkeepers

200 South Palmetto St Summerville, SC 29483
(843) 871-2620

Directions to Linwood Bed & Breakfast:
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Linwood Bed and Breakfast was awarded "Best Gardens for Small Inns and Bed and Breakfasts in North America, by Arrington's Bed and Breakfast Journal in 2005.

Linda Shelbourne is a Clemson University certified Master Gardener since 1990.

Kiplinger rated Summerville as one of the eight best places in the US to retire.