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A luxury community with a downtown vibe.

Downtown Charleston

Local and Surrounding Area

Kempton of Charleston is the first luxury senior living community to be located on the peninsula. Nestled in historic downtown, Kempton is close to everything that this desirable zip code has to offer. The Kempton lifestyle offers residents everything that they need under one roof, and our proximity to the cultural offerings of Charleston, including dining, shopping, and recreation venues, allows for continued enjoyment of the downtown scene – all while Kempton provides the care and support needed to enjoy it.

Top 5 Hot Spots Around Us

Rainbow Row

Rainbow Row

Address: 79 E Bay St # 107, Charleston, SC 29401-2544

Description: Rainbow Row refers to the row of pastel-colored historic homes located on East Bay Street, just along the Battery. Many have speculated over the true reason for the color transformation of Rainbow Row. The trend started with Dorothy Porcher Legge who painted her home pink to brighten up the street and others followed many believe the homes were painted lighter colors to keep them cooler during the hot Charleston summers.

Distance: 2.5 miles

The Medical University of South Carolina

Address: 171 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425

Description: Founded in 1824 in Charleston, MUSC is home to the oldest medical school in the South as well as the state’s only integrated academic health sciences center, with a unique charge to serve the state through education, research and patient care. Each year, MUSC educates and trains more than 3,000 students and 850 residents and fellows in six colleges: Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy.

Distance .3 Miles

Husk Restaurant

Husk Restaurant

Address: 76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401

Description: Centrally located in historic downtown Charleston, Husk transforms the essence of Southern food. Husk reinterprets the bounty of the surrounding area, exploring an ingredient-driven cuisine that begins in the rediscovery of heirloom products and redefines what it means to cook and eat in the South.

Distance: 2.4 miles

Charleston Place Hotel

Address: 205 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401

Description: An independent, iconic landmark in the heart of Charleston’s historic district. This hotel has been captivating the hearts and imaginations of a new generation. Redefining the legendary spaces, experiences — and city — with renewed passion, purpose, and intention.

Distance: 2.1 Miles

Hampton Park

Hampton Park

Address: 30 Mary Murray Dr, Charleston, SC 29403

Description: Hampton Park is one of the City of Charleston’s largest parks. It boasts the most extensive floral displays of any park in the city. An old rose collection and seasonal displays are planted by the staff and volunteers caring for the park. This neighborhood park has a rich history recently documented through a project of the Charleston Horticultural Society, an audio walking tour called Layers of the Landscape.

Distance: 1.6 Miles

Kempton of Charleston

194 Spring Street
Charleston, SC 29403