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John Rutledge House Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   116 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401 (Downtown)
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Ranked #9 of 54 Hotels in Charleston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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49 reviews 49 reviews
22 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Inn was very good indeed. We enjoyed particularly the complimentary afternoon tea and evening drinks. The staff were very friendly and gave us good recommendations. The downsides were the slightly disappointing breakfast (toast cold and flabby and cooked option tepid) and for the money and high room standard we would have expected a bath tub as well as a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is going to sound like we work for the rutledge inn, I promise we don't, it was just that good. Visiting from Boston for a wedding, we stumbled upon the rutledge inn. Unbelievable service. Ridiculous history. Beautiful rooms, great (temper) beds, amazing free full breakfasts. They bent over backwards to make our stay perfect. We've seen 4 hotels in... More

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Arlington, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took a girls week to Charleston and stayed at the John Rutledge House Inn. It was wonderful. The staff was exceptional. The location was perfect. We were able to walk most places for dinner or site seeing. The Inn itself is beautiful, inside and out. The rooms were very comfortable. We enjoyed breakfast every morning,delicious. We enjoyed the afternoon... More

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Aiken, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Charming B&B. Breakfast in the Courtyard was special. Staff was especially helpful. Afternoon Tea and complimentary port & sherry were of another era. Very nice. We will most definitely return on our next trip to Charleston.

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

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay. I am happy to hear you enjoyed our complimentary amenities. We are honored to have the opportunity to preserve a historic property while providing amenities that will make you feel like you have stepped into another era. We look forward to hosting you on your next trip to Charleston. Sincerely, Richard Widman, Proprietor More

Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Myself and 2 other girlfriends from high school got together to celebrate our 40+ your relationship. Our first trip to Charleston and were we elated with the pampering at John Rutledge House Inn. Location was superb, breakfast, afternoon appetizers, and bedtime chocolates/after dinner drinks were well received. The staff were extremely helpful in suggesting restaurants, walking tours, plantations or Happy... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent three nights at the John Rutledge House Inn. It was our first time in Charleston and staying in this inn was the highlight or our trip. We stayed in room #4, listed as a grand suite. It was sweet and grand. The room was spotless and we loved the comfortable bed, high ceilings and modern... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First time to Charelston for our 20 year wedding anniversary. FABULOUS accommodations at John Rutledge House. We stayed in room #3 for four nights. Very clean room, spotless bathroom. Bed linens were crisp & clean. Bath linens plush and clean, as well. The staff is so welcoming and helpful. Kathy, thé Inn Keeper, surprised us with a bottle of champagne... More

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Columbus, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The inn was beautiful and so full of history. Michael, Mike, Elizabeth and Cici were very helpful and went above their duties. The breakfast was very good.If you want a queen or king size bed, stay in the main house. Beautiful canopy beds! If you are staying for a week,request the John Rutledge suite.Have breakfast in your room,patio or ballroom.... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed five nights at the John Rutledge House Inn and it was nothing short of a fantastic experience. The historic charm, warm and friendly service, and very comfortable accommodations all contributed to a relaxing and enjoyable visit to a great American city. The Rutledge is a great representation of what Charleston is all about. We typically don't eat breakfast... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great central location in Historic Charleston. The conierge was wonderful in helping with dinner reservations and local attractions. Beautiful, clean and quiet room inncluding breakfast which could be brought to your room or the outdoor patio. Each night there were snacks, iced tea, lemonade and sherry in the upstairs sitting room and we met lots of nice guests there. Definitely... More

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

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We appreciate your rating of the John Rutledge House Inn with a 5 in service, a 5 in rooms, and a 5 in sleep quality. Thank you for your recommendation. We hope you will visit us again soon. Sincerely, Richard Widman, Proprietor 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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