Eastern South Carolina is home to a unique shopping culture. While small mom-and-pop shops and boutiques are abundant, one of the most popular ways to find hidden gems in our area is on the auction block. You’ll find more than a handful of places to test your bidding skills in the Florence, SC, area, but High Cotton Auction and B&W Auctions are among two of our favorites.
If you’re traveling to us from along the Atlantic Coast, don’t forget to request access to our complimentary Travel Guide. It features a collection of accommodations, attractions, and restaurants that will help make your car ride into an adventure!
Your Guide to High Cotton Auction and B&W Auctions
High Cotton Auction
High Cotton Auction is one of our favorite places to find something new and surprising. This local auction house is a favorite among locals and enthusiasts in the area. You can bid for items on their website, but we recommend visiting their Facebook page for information and details regarding current and upcoming auction locations, times, and more!
B&W Auctions is one of the top places to bid on a variety of unique antiques, collectibles, and more! This popular auction house in Dillon is only about a 15-minute drive from our Inn. Make sure you check their website for information regarding rules, regulations, and dates of their future auctions. They typically include pictures of some of the featured items at upcoming events.
Other Local Auctions Near Our Inn
Aside from High Cotton Auction and B&W Auctions, there are a handful of other unique shopping experiences down the road from our Inn in Florence.
Tip: Check out our blog on auctions in the Florence, SC, area for more tips and tricks on how to perfect the art of bidding at an auction.
Discover Our Antique/Auctions Package
Are you searching for the best shopping deals near Florence, SC? Our antique/auctions package is the perfect way to tour local establishments like High Cotton Auction and B&W Auctions. This two-night package is $675 and includes:
- Overnight lodging two nights In a King room (Red, Green or Hunter)
- Welcome bottle of wine
- Six-course dinner for two on Friday night
- Picnic dinner for two to take to the auction on Saturday
- Early morning coffee service and full breakfast both mornings
- Taxes and gratuities
If you’re searching for a place to relax and refresh yourself before hitting the road again, Abingdon Manor is THE place for you. Our elegant and charming Inn has a collection of comfortable and luxurious rooms that offer the ultimate stay. We recommend making a reservation at our fine dining restaurant, where you can experience an evening full of delicious gourmet fare and wine in a beautiful setting. Don’t forget to browse our specials and packages for ways to enhance your stay with us.
Book your room with us today to start planning your getaway. We look forward to welcoming you to our oasis!