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John Rutledge House Inn

4.0 of 5 116 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our 45th. We could not have stayed in a more accommodating & comfortable location. The grand suite was definitely "grand" with 2 rooms, each with fireplace. Enjoyed the champagne as a gift & the complimentary sherry & brandy. Loved the breakfast choices, both quality of food & option of served in room or in ballroom at our chosen... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our stay at the John Rutledge House Inn could not have been better! It is great to stay in such an historic building and still be able to experience all of the luxury you expect at a newer facility. The location is very convenient - within walking distance of great shopping and restaurants. The 24/7 concierge is extremely helpful. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our first trip to Charleston was greatly enhanced by our stay at the John Rutledge House. It's location was ideal for walking and truly experiencing the city. The staff was extremely helpful suggesting attractions and dining, and the complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea and evening brandy were unexpected benefits. We had a room on the lower level, near the kitchen, which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best place I have ever stayed in the most wonderful city I will ever stay in. I wanted to see Charleston for so long and it was even better than I expected it to be. John Rutledge House is in a fabulous location allowing for walking distance to so many attractions. The concierge members are fabulous! Each... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The John Rutledge House Inn is the perfect place to stay in Charleston. It has that old-fashion charm of southern hospitality. They have a friendly and helpful staff to see to your needs and make your stay memorable. It's a nice romantic inn with a fireplace for ambience, and breakfast in bed. What could be more perfect!

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at John Rutledge House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to review the John Rutledge House Inn. We are happy to hear that you loved Charleston as much as we do. We have a fireplace in each suite, which is perfect for romance around the holidays. Thank you for the compliment about our wonderful staff. The dedication from our staff is one of our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The people, location and rooms were great. We have 3 children and we were all very comfortable! They are very accommodating and do a great job making sure you see comfortable. The location is in a perfect area to walk to great restaurants and sight see. We will be back!

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High Point, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Inn was very quiet. We felt like we walked back in time. The bed mattress was one of the best. We wanted to take it home with us. We just parked our car and walked to many of the special places in Charleston. The breakfast was brought to our room. It was excellent and just what we needed for that... More 

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at John Rutledge House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at the John Rutledge House Inn. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time exploring Charleston from our historic property. We strive to provide a restful and restorative night’s sleep to our guests, so I am happy to read your comments. Our Tempur-Pedic mattresses are something our guests rave about. Thank you... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the lovely, historic homes in Charleston which has stayed true to the original house. The service was impeccable. The Rutledge only serves breakfast but this is not a problem with many great restaurants within walking distance. Could not want a better location being on Broad St and a half block from King. Definitely one of the top hotels... More 

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Byron Bay
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42 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We kept reading how Charleston was the best city in America, so we wanted to know what all the talk was about. Thank you Charleston for living up to the title and more. Staying at the John Rutledge just enhanced the whole experience from the minute we checked in till when we left everything just exceeded our expectations. This Inn... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful inns in the Charleston area and my partner and I were lucky enough to have spent 3 nights in one of their beautiful suites. I was really impressed by the history of the building and all of the incredible rooms throughout the mansion. Some of our country's most prominent early figures (like Washington)... More 

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Address: 116 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — John Rutledge House Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
John Rutledge House Hotel Charleston
John Rutledge Hotel
John Rutledge Charleston
Hotel Style:
#8 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#8 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#22 Family Hotel in Charleston

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