Our I-95 location
in central SC, with easy access to Myrtle Beach, Florence
and Columbia, means your Baymont Manning Hotel is headquarters
for all the region's outdoor recreation including golf, fishing,
camping and hunting at nearby Lake Marion and Santee Park.
Kingstree, South Carolina:
The Baymont Inn Manning
South Carolina is located only 25 miles from I-95, exit#119, just twenty to twenty five miles
from Kingstree. Kingstree is the seat of Williamsburg County and is located in the eastern part of South Carolina on US 52 about halfway between Florence and Charleston. The Black River gently flows on the western side of Kingstree. Here is a map of the Kingstree area.
The famous Colonial Cup horse race in Camden attracts many excited observers from all around our state. Gentlemen, make sure to wear your favorite bow-tie, and ladies wear your favorite hat because South Carolinians always show up in style for the race!
South Carolina’s gardens are legendary in their loveliness and long have attracted visitors and residents to glory in their beauty. What a marvelous method for clubs and councils to raise funds! Tourists flock to South Carolina, savoring the beauty of our gardens, while residents visit new and long-favored garden spaces. Follow the Blooms Tour allows us to capitalize not only on one of our greatest assets, our members, but also our garden treasures.
Sumter, South Carolina:
Nestled in the heart of the state, the city of Sumter is the seat of Sumter County, South Carolina.
Sumter,sc is the perfect combination of small town warmth and city amenities. It celebrates the simple beauty of a stunning rural landscape, of a swan gliding across storied gardens.Swan Lake Iris Gardens is the only public park in the United States with all eight known species of swans and 250 varieties of Japanese Iris. Its clock tower stands sentinel over historic and revitalizing downtown.
The Iris Festival, held every May at Swan Lake Iris Gardens, is a multiple winner of the "Top 20 Events in the Southeast" Award and is South Carolina's oldest continuing festival. Dalzell, in Sumter County, is the home of Garnay Industries, the world's largest gingko biloba farm.
Santee, South Carolina
The area describes the progression of upcountry and lowcountry life, from grand plantations and simple farms to mill villages and urban centers, and how their history affected South Carolina as a state and America as a nation. It encompasses a region of the state which retains a large percentage of rural landscapes.
While there are just three golf courses in this town of less than 800 people, the trinity has become sacred ground for the more than 150,000 golfers who make the annual pilgrimage here to play what many consider the "best value in golf" in North America.
Lakecity, South Carolina
Lake City is within an hour-drive of Myrtle Beach and the Santee Cooper Lakes. Hunting and Fishing- Lake City offers a wide variety of game, fish, and fowl which inhabit the area woodlands and rivers. Ducks, Quail, Deer, and other small game are favorite targets of area hunters.
Golf- The Lake City Country Club consists of one, 18-hole golf course, a clubhouse, a pool, and tennis courts. A number of other golf courses are located within 30 miles of Lake City.
Florence County Park- Located on Lynches River in Florence County approximately 15 miles north of Lake City. This 669-acre popular day use park features a river swamp with towering cypress trees as well a wide variety of vegetation. Popular activities include river fishing, canoeing, nature trails, picnicking and 50 meter Olympic-size swimming pool.