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Francis Marion Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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Ranked #27 of 54 hotels in Charleston
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed my trip to the Francis Marion Hotel. Prior to selecting this hotel, I read other reviews to help me make my decision to place a reservation. As many reviews indicated - the bathroom was small, however, I was alone - so bathroom size really didn't matter. My room was very neat and clean each day of my... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff was very nice and the hotel is in a great location close to restaurants and shopping. The bathroom is just extremely small. If you are use to a larger space in your home just come prepared... Or upgrade to a larger suite. Otherwise good service

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Boston, Massachusetts
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best thing about this hotel is the location. It's right across from the park where they have the most spectacular farmers market I may have ever seen. The staff is very friendly and helpful. They offer many function rooms which is helpful for a convention. It is kept clean and neat although it's a bit dated.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As stated by many other reviewers this hotel is older but very well maintained and charming. We found the hotel staff to be extremely friendly and more than willing to assist in any way possible. I received good restaurant recommendations beyond the more standard tourist destinations. The room size is variable and the bathrooms small, but very functional. The beds... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The lobby of the hotel was lovely and very charming, however the room was a little dated and could do with a little updating. That being said, the room was well kept. The location was excellent, the airport bus is within walking distance, it is within walking distance to all of the sights and along the free bus route. There... More

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Bristow, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Francis Marion last year and again this year and LOVED it! Love the location, the view, the convenience of the Swamp Fox Restaurant and Starbucks in the lobby. Great service and love the pedicabs to take you anywhere in the city!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff here was exceptional and amazing! Will definitely stay here again and recommend to family and friends! Can't say anything bad about this hotel. Rooms were great, room service was great, staff was great! Restaurant, spa and Starbucks on site.

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Daleville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I enjoyed my brief stay at the Francis Marion Hotel. Old world style in a perfect location.Very convenient and within walking distance of historic Charleston.The hotel itself could use a bit of sprucing up.

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Rome, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A friend and I went to Charleston for three days of site-seeing. The Francis Marion is located within walking distance of several sites. It has old-world charm with modern conveniences. Our room exceeded our expectations!!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Checked in with a friendly and helpful staff. Went to my room and was NOT impressed (very dirty--as in needs a deep cleaning). The doors had dirt/grime on them, hair hanging from lamp shades, and "caked" dust on the curtain valances. I'm normally not one to complain but I couldn't take it--especially for how much I was paying! Went to... More

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Address: 387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Francis Marion Hotel 3.5*
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Francis Marion Charleston
Hotel Francis Marion

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
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#12 Business Hotel in Charleston #23 Family Hotel in Charleston #26 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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Experience unsurpassed views of the historic harbor at the Francis Marion Hotel, the only high-rise hotel in Charleston’s historic district. All 234 guest rooms including 10 Suites and 7 Penthouse Suites are tastefully furnished for today’s sophisticated traveler, and provide modern conveniences from wireless Internet access, voicemail and data ports to on-demand movies. ... more   less 
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