Aiken is the namesake and capital of Aiken County, South Carolina. For families, couples, and solo travelers alike, Aiken offers plenty of fun activities for all to enjoy.
To get your bearings on arrival in Aiken, consider embarking on a guided trolley tour of the downtown area. These old fashioned San Francisco-style trolleys are a charming way to discover this magical city. Downtown Aiken is filled with plenty of independent boutique stores, malls and quirky restaurants -- a perfect spot for some retail therapy!
Those interested in culture and the arts will enjoy an afternoon spent browsing the ever-changing exhibitions on display at the Aiken Art & Soul gallery. The gallery showcases the works of local artists and is a great place to purchase a one-of-a-kind piece while supporting the community.
Plenty of greenery also encompasses the city. Consider hiking through Hitchcock woods, or paying a visit to Boyd pond.
Many hotels are scattered throughout downtown Aiken. Opt to stay in the center where it's easy to get around on foot, and plenty of dining options are on your doorstep.
The fall months of September through to November are the best time to visit Aiken. At this time, temperatures are warm and sunny but not stifling and humid.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Aiken. The hottest month in Aiken is June, when temperatures peak at 95 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 18 ˚F. The wettest month in Aiken is January with 9.58 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 1.47 inches of rain.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, priceline and more. AllTheRooms has 1952 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Aiken, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Aiken comes in at $25 per night. A typical accommodation in Aiken costs on average $280 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 492 accommodations in Aiken that have WiFi. 104 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 30 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Aiken by car, be sure to choose from 484 accommodations that provide parking. 64 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
AllTheRooms has 212 pet-friendly places to stay in Aiken, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.
In Aiken AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 368 places to stay from Airbnb, 28 accommodations from VRBO and 28 places to stay from priceline.
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