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Carolina Polo and Carriage Company

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181 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-577-6767
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Carolina Polo and Carriage Company is the only carriage company in Charleston owned and operated by Charlestonians whose families have been here since the 1600's.Don't just take a buggy ride, come see the real thing as we show you sights that will leave you breathless and tours that will leave you speechless. Private carriages are available for tours, weddings and other festive occasions.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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181 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-577-6767
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Reviewed yesterday

Nothing is more enjoyable then taking a carriage ride along some of the most beautiful historic streets in the world. The tour guide was informative and the history interesting. After lots of walking and shopping the ride was a welcome treat.

Thank squirrelcreek
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our guide, Justin, and his horse, Carolina. Together they gave us a very nice tour of one of the 5 districts (guess we got lucky!) in the historic district. Justin is knowledgable about his city's history and stopped to point out interesting sights along...More

Thank takrafty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm from Alabama and came to Charleston on a vacation to visit my boyfriend and his family. Our tour guide Phillip was amazing. So friendly, courteous, and knowledgeable. It's so nice to see someone who truly cares and enjoys what they do. Thank you Phillip...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took time to search for a carriage company that emphasized architecture so I could learn about the architecture of Charleston….paid for a private carriage, but it just turned out to be a nice southern guy with some friendly conversation. He told about the town, it...More

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Thank thomas s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their are many horse carriage companies located at Market Street, Carolina Polo being one of many. We had the simple bad luck of picking this company. I say bad luck because these carriage rides use one of a variety of routes, all designated by letters...More

Thank Clyde B
Christina K, Manager at Carolina Polo and Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. While we regret that you did not enjoy the route you were given, this is something that is completely out of our control and this goes for all the carriage tour operators in town. The city is in charge of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend the carriage ride for two. Lovely hour touring Charleston with a very knowledgeable driver. Nice way to get an up close look at many of the historical sights!

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Thank Louise P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to take a carriage tour to explore my own town. Was very lucky to get Evans as a tour guide. Was hilarious and full of historical knowledge. He worked very well with his horse Carolina. Excellent job!

Thank kwood58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are several carriage companies in Charleston. We didn't try any of the others, but had this one recommended. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour. There were two tour-guides, one more experienced and one who is nearing the end of her training (DeAnne I think). They...More

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked up to where the carriage rides were lined up -- happened to be Carolina Polo & Carriage Co were first in line. If you'd like to hear a little bit of Charleston history, this is a wonderful, relaxing way to do it. You...More

Thank midm055
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We took a private carriage tour of Charleston with driver Phillip & Amigo the horse. Had a grand time & learned several bits of info.

Thank DebbieOIB
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Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Christina K | Property representative |
Yes, lap dogs and service dogs are allowed on the carriage tours!