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is ranked among the , known for its convenient King Street location, luxe rooms and amenities (including a rooftop pool), and Instagrammable Champagne lounge and pastry shop. And now, the hotel is taking its upscale offerings to the next level with an over-the-top package for its newly bookable Owner's Suite.
The Owner's Suite, which recently became available to book upon request, is one of the most luxurious in, with ample space and great views of the Holy City. The suite offers 2,380 square feet of space spread across two floors and a 838-square-foot wraparound terrace. Inside, guests will find custom furnishings, including a large living room, gourmet kitchen, butler's pantry, wine cooler, and more. Upstairs in the master suite, they'll be treated to a king bed, private sitting area, walk-in closet, and soaking tub.
Restaurants experience a boost in sales as consumers use some stimulus money to dine out
A number of restaurant chains reported a sales increase after the latest stimulus checks were released, thanks to an increase in consumer spending.The $900 billion coronavirus aid package, which included $600 stimulus checks for eligible adults and children, resulted in a short-term increase in sales for some restaurants as some people used their stimulus money to dine out, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The suite includes access to the King's Club, which offers exclusive perks like a private concierge, lounge overlooking King Street, open bar, and snacks and treats throughout the day.
Visitors looking to splurge on their Charleston vacation can book the Owner's Suite package, which includes accommodations in its namesake suite. Starting at $19,000 with a two-night minimum, the package provides an incredible array of super-luxe amenities and experiences, such as a chef tasting menu or personalized dinner served in the suite, an in-suite spa treatment, personal butler service, afternoon tea served on the terrace, and daily Champagne and caviar at sunset.
VIP access to the pool and a reserved cabana are also included, and even though you may never want to leave, the package also comes with VIP round-trip transportation to and from the airport and a special take-home gift.
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The new stimulus package includes $28.6 billion in grants for the restaurant industry , which has been battered by the pandemic. That portion of the package, known as the RESTAURANTS Act, will be the first-ever grant relief program specifically intended for restaurants and bars.The bill, which was developed in partnership with the Independent Restaurants Coalition (IRC), aims to provide grants of up to $5 million to individual restaurants and up to $10 million for restaurant groups. Grant allocations will be handled by the Small Business Administration (SBA).