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What travelers to Charleston are saying

Charleston is a faboulos city! Very cosmopolitan, while also full of history and charm! The wild life was expectacula to! A trip to a Plantation exceeded our expectations with its history, gardens, swamps and charm. The people were well mannered and helpful. Fantastic way to learn and appreciate our nation's history!!!
Ada W. Jul 14, 2015
The people were very nice and welcoming. Great tours of city. Good restaurants. Lots of history which we love. Lots of Southern charm. Visited Emanuel AME Church, the site of the recent massacre. Very sad, everyone we met there was so nice and touched by the tragedy.
Kimberly B. Jul 21, 2015
I love Charleston! What a unique and great southern city. I love the atmosphere and all the restaurants and the shopping. It's a great place to visit and every time I go I cannot wait to go back. Everyone should visit Charleston at least once in their lives.
Teresa S. Sep 10, 2015

Hotels in Charleston

Charleston, South Carolina, is home to some of the richest history of the South. As the place where the first shots of the Civil War were fired, you will find numerous museums, historic sites and parks dedicated to the history of the region. In addition to its rich historical attractions, Charleston is also home to several one-of-a-kind golf courses, highly rated tennis courts, clean beaches and well preserved architecture.

Key facts

One of the most historic spots in Charleston is Battery Park where the locals watched the first shots of the Civil War fired over Fort Sumter. Shadowed by well-preserved antebellum homes, this park is filled with old oaks and magnolia trees overlooking the bay. A walking tour through the Battery will lead you past revolutionary period homes some of which can be toured. The many cobblestone streets will take you to the Market and the Daughters of the Confederacy Museum. One of the many local or national hotels in the area will keep you within walking distance of fine and casual dining options. There are many shops around the Market and on King Street. Golf, tennis, beach activities and fishing are found within miles of downtown Charleston.

Hints and tips

Charleston weather is mild with temperatures ranging from the 40s to mid-80s. Humidity and coastal breezes are common. Charleston is serviced by the Charleston International Airport (CHS).

Cheap Charleston Hotels

From $158

1 King Charles Inn

3 stars
4.4 / 5 8 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Welcome to the King Charles Inn, ideally located on Meeting Street in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. Our boutique historic Charleston hotel is the only Best Western in downtown...

Look no further...
I'm going to keep this short and simple stay at the King Charles Inn in downtown Charleston, SC! Great front office staff with exceptional southern hospitality. A very clean, quaint and historic...
Aug 27, 2015
From $122

2 Elliott House Inn

3 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Continental Breakfast Included with your stay!

Look carefully among the gracious Georgian, Federal, Greek Revival, Second Empire and Queen Anne style homes of Charleston's historic Queen Street and one discovers a quaint and comfortable bed and...

From $192

3 Fulton Lane Inn

3 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Private, romantic, intimate and exceptionally accommodating, the Fulton Lane Inn surrounds you with the comfort and gracious ambiance of a bygone era. Throughout, soaring windows frame captivating...

From $284

4 Belmond Charleston Place

5 stars
4.4 / 5 5 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Save 50% on the 3rd Night

Belmond Charleston Place in Charleston, South Carolina, is a four-story hotel where travelers can relax in style. The saltwater, roof-top pool is heated and features a retractable glass roof and...

Weekend in Charleston
Great classic hotel. Excellent location within walking distance of most attractions. Hotel room was modern and very clean. Hotel staff was very accomodating. When we arrived early our room was...
Nov 21, 2014
Nice hotel but very expensive for a four star hotel
Aug 31, 2014

5 Society House

3 stars
3.6 / 5

Charleston, South Carolina

The Society House offers visitors to Charlestons historic district accommodations comprised exclusively of historic luxury suites with a level of comfort that rivals the finest luxury hotels of...

From $192

6 Kings Courtyard Inn

3 stars
5.0 / 5 2 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Kings Courtyard Inn is located at 198 King Street, in the heart of Charleston's historic district. The Kings Courtyard Inn embraces the energy of the city and its treasured guests. The beautifully...

From $145

7 Hampton Inn Charleston-Historic District

3 stars
4.5 / 5 8 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Free On The House hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

where southern charm and hospitality started...welcome to the Hampton Inn Charleston-Historic District. Take a trip back in time when you visit Charleston, the consummate home of true southern...

Great Stay
Hotel was very nice, clean and centrally located. We walked everywhere we went and the staff were helpful and friendly. Breakfast was very nice and offered items that are not usually on the free...
Sep 11, 2015
Great place
I recommend this hotel-great placer to stay nice Would recommend this to anyone going tot he area
Nov 17, 2014
From $136

8 Courtyard Charleston Historic District

3 stars
5.0 / 5 2 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Rate includes breakfast

Holiday Inn Charleston Historic District Hotel is named "Best Hidden Gem" in the World by Trip Advisor, eight year recipient of the Intercontinental Hotels Torchbearer Award and winner of the first...

Great honeymoon!
This hotel gave us complimentary champagne and chocolate covered strawberries for our honeymoon! They did not have a microwave and you had to pay $18 a day for parking but it's worth being in the...
Jul 7, 2015
From $120


3 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Known for its rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, this coastal destination remains one of the top destination cities in the world....

quick getaway
My husband and I definitely would return to this hotel. It was easy to walk to good restaurants and the staff recommendations were excellent. Thank you, Lydia Koch
May 29, 2015
From $339

10 Church Street Inn

3 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

The Church Street Inn is a luxury all suites inn located in the heart of the historic district of Charleston, South Carolina. Our one and two bedroom units include complete kitchens, dining areas,...

Family Trip
This hotel was amazing, everything I wanted. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location was great! It was well worth the amount paid.
Jun 2, 2015
From $238


3 stars
4.0 / 5

Charleston, South Carolina

Condo style resort units in the heart of Charleston. Minimum check in age of 21.

From $130

12 The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel

4 stars
4.2 / 5 6 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Gracious southern hospitality and old-world charm come alive at the distinctive and thoughtfully appointed The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel. In the heart of beautiful downtown Charleston, this...

hotel was fine
for being caught in the rain storm of the century rain rain rain five days
Oct 7, 2015
Wonderful trip for my daughter and I.
This is a beautiful hotel. The rooms were very clean and nicely decorated. Would have been nice to have a microwave and/or small refrigerator. Parking is not cheap $29/day. All the staff were...
Jul 21, 2015
From $146

13 Hyatt Place Charleston Historic District

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

Charleston, South Carolina

Save 15% on your stay

Located in the heart of Charlestons Upper King Historic District, our contemporary-style hotel is the perfect getaway for business travelers and tourists alike. Relish the comforts of home with our...

From $180

14 HYATT house Charleston Historic District

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

Charleston, South Carolina

Save 15% on your stay

Located in Charleston, the HYATT house Charleston - Historic District hotel offers free high-speed Internet, full hot breakfast and fully equipped kitchens. The hotel is a 9-story building that...

From $146

15 Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Waterfront/Downtown

3 stars
4.6 / 5

Charleston, South Carolina

Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

Located on the charming Ashley Marina in the heart of downtown Charleston, SC, the modern Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Waterfront/Downtown hotel features spacious guest rooms, friendly staff and...

From $81


3 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Ashley River We are perfectly located adjacent to the Medical University of South Carolina and in close proximity to Charleston's Historic...

My stay at this hotel was great with a Friendly and informative staff who made me feel so welcome. All my needs were met. It's location is good and allow me to roam the city I grew up in with...
Sep 19, 2015
From $127

17 Courtyard by Marriott Charleston Waterfront

3 stars
3.5 / 5 4 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Rate includes breakfast

Experience luxury and southern hospitality at Courtyard Charleston Waterfront hotel, located minutes from the heart of downtown Charleston, SC. Unique among hotels in Charleston, guests can...

Great hotel and friendly staff
This hotel was awesome. The staff were the friendliest I have ever encountered. The room was clean and the location was not far from the main attractions in the downtown area. very nice hotel!
Dec 30, 2014
From $220

18 Francis Marion Hotel

4 stars
4.3 / 5 17 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

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The Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston is a National Trust Award-winning hotel. The award was due to various features of the hotel, one of them being the Spa Adagio. This spa provides first-class...

Best location.....
Oct 7, 2015
Great Location
We spent our 41st Wedding Anniversary there. A friend of ours had special treats delivered to our room and the Hotel followed with cards of Congrats and chocolate covered strawberries both nights....
Sep 8, 2015
From $135

19 Andrew Pinckney Inn

4 stars
4.2 / 5 5 reviews

Charleston, South Carolina

Circa 1840-meticulously restored-w/expanded Continental Breakfast served on the Rooftop Garden Terrace overlooking the Market Area and Charlestons Waterfront. The Andrew Pinckney's three story...

Perfect Location
The location is perfect and the staff is wonderful. We arrived early and they offered to call us when the room was ready. We explored the town and our room was ready several hours early so we...
Sep 29, 2015

20 Walk Away Stays

Not yet reviewed

Charleston, South Carolina

Walk Away Stays is a vacation rental property management company. We offer concierge services and are available during your stay to answer any questions you may have. We provide linens and clean...