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Francis Marion Hotel

3.5 of 5 387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bear, DE
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2010

Nice hotel in excellent area. Staff was polite and helpful. Within minutes of attractions, shopping and restaurants.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2010

The hotel is well situated and a great stately old hotel that has been kept up- almost. In my first room the shower would not stop running, so the second night I was shifted to a second room- the manager sent a fruit tray and apology. But then the phone and the internet did not work in this room so... More 

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Richardson, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2010

If you have never stayed in an old-fashioned, romantic, but up-to-date city center hotel like the Francis Marion, you don't know what you are missing. Located in the very heart of old Charleston, right across the street from Marion Park and the Citadel, at the corner of King and Calhoun Streets, the Francis Marion offers comfortable, well-apppointed, spacious rooms at... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2010

Stayed at the Francis Marion for the second time. This time was to drop my son at The College of Charleston. The staff in it's entirety were more than helpful and most gracious. They made a very stressful time a lot less so. The rooms are beautiful and I slept in the most comfortable bed ever. The hotels location is... More 

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Portsmouth, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2010

The staff was so helpful during the entire duration of our stay. From the moment we arrived helping us get settled after a long car trip and making dinner reservations for us. They had to make several trips to the car to get things for our 1 year old daughter that had gotten left behind. The room was spacious and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2010

The room we reserved "Luxury King" was not available--so we were stuck with a "Deluxe Double" which sucked, the front desk staff was not helpful at all. The shower was nasty, the toilet looked like something you would find in a prison stall. The vent in our bathroom was connected to the adjoining room, so we got to hear all... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2010

We arrived and no valet offered to help us so we unloaded our own bags. After getting ourselves up to the lobby, we went to our FIRST room. Incredibly shock and disappointment when we saw that $200 a night got us a TINY room with NO view and NO working toilet. We immediately called down and were escorted to another... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2010

Upon arrival our trip was amazing. The parking attendant was most gracious and very helpful with information. He also helped with our luggage and had a great personality. The room was beautiful and clean. All of the staff took care of us. We also took the van service to a couple of locations, the driver was kind and very engaging!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2010

There is nothing bad you can say about the Francis Marion Hotel. All of the staff are courteous, helpful and just wonderful. The rooms are elegant with beautiful views. The restaurant is delicious and everything is so convenient to downtown Charleston. We attended a wedding reception and the staff helped arrange a van to get us there and back and... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2010

The hotel was great! The room was a bit humid, and the bathroom very small, but the room was big and clean! The hotel staff was extremely friendly and went out of their way to accomodate all our needs. Excellent location too!!!!

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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*
Number of rooms: 234
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Also Known As:
Francis Marion Charleston
Hotel Francis Marion
Hotel Style:
#14 Business Hotel in Charleston
#23 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#24 Family Hotel in Charleston

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