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Francis Marion Hotel

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387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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Conway, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Many years ago on a visit to Charleston I stayed in this wonderful old hotel and wondered if it continued it's great service and amenities. The old charm is still there and the service is terrific. The rooms are small but well appointed. They show a little wear but like a grand old lady they are comfortable and a delight.... More 

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel. A must place to stay if you want to really get the feel of the city. You can walk to shopping, site seeing, restaurants or even across the street to through a Frisbee. I have stayed several times and you have to get used to the slow elevators and small bathrooms. In summer the rooms are just plane... More 

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boston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay very much. The service was terrific- very helpful and friendly. The hotel did a nice job with the renovated rooms and even though it's an older hotel, we appreciated it's charms. Had a lovely view from the room. The location suited our needs perfectly.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything was awesome with the exception of the a/c in my room. I should have reported sooner and your attention to my request was prompt. The staff was wonderful everywhere in your facility. I would visit again if the need arises.

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Evans, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The France's Marion is in the heart of the historic district in Charleston. You can walk to the market, battery, great restaraunts and fantastic shopping on King Street. The free trolley stops right by the hotel. The is a Starbucks in the hotel and The Swamp Fox for dining. The hotel staff is wonderful. Off site parking is your only... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I think this hotel has the most interesting room. Our king size bedroom had 2 bathrooms. It was perfect!!! The staff was extremely friendly and their was a Starbucks downstairs. The location was also very nice. We walked to dinner and other attractions. Thanks for providing a comfortable place to stay and visit.

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Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the Francis Marion Hotel for business. The staff was OUTSTANDING. Each member of the Hotel Staff was so accommodating, friendly, and helpful. The food at the Swamp Fox Restaurant was terrific. Several members of our conference wondered when we could schedule another conference at the hotel!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for work and enjoyed the hotel. I didn't experience any paranormal activity but the walls are fairly thin and I could hear my neighbors and folks in the hall. Probably a trade off of staying in such a lovely old building, so just beware if you're a light sleeper.

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Big Lake, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended a conference at this hotel and was pleasantly surprised. This is a HISTORIC hotel. I am amazed at the number of reviews that criticized room size, features and amenities...not sure what they are thinking. The hotel opens with a elegant lobby with lots of chandeliers and marble. Rooms vary in size and appointments but all were clean. Each room... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first time I've stayed here in 15 years when I was a student at CofC. It used to be the Westin Francis Marion but appears to now be independently owned and managed. The hotel is still beautiful and the lobby is impressive although there was a lot of construction going on when I was there. You can't... More 

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