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John Rutledge House Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   116 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401 (Downtown)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Everett, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about the John Rutledge House Inn is superb - from the concierge staff which makes guests feel like a member of the family, to the superbly appointed rooms. The breakfasts (ordered from a menu the night before and delivered to your choice of locations within the Inn) were very tasty; the afternoon tea and evening libations were extra touches... More

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Tupelo, Mississippi
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A bed and breakfast with the comforts of a 5 star hotel. The staff could not have been more accommodating. They were always available to give directions or suggestions for yet another great meal at another great restaurant. Location was perfect for any plan of action for the day. I would definitely recommend it to anyone going to Charleston.

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

Thank you for reviewing the John Rutledge House Inn. We pride ourselves on being able to offer a historic hotel with modern amenities. I am glad our staff was so accommodating and you enjoyed their recommendations. Our staff is a great resource for planning your time in the city. Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to your... More

toronto
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just stayed with 2 girlfriends for 3 nights here. The location is great – 5 minutes to King St where all the great shopping is, walking distance within all the historic residential homes with gorgeous gardens to look at, 7 minutes to the waterfront where you can stroll along, 15 minutes or less to the market where you can... More

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Miami, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt most welcomed at the Inn by Ceecee ang Mike. The staff took care of all our needs, and our dog, LuLu,was very happy to receive treats in our comfortable Carriage room. Breakfast was lovely served at the courtyard. Ms. Mary's grits are to die for!

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

Thank you for your five-star review of the John Rutledge House Inn. I am thrilled to read that our staff was so accommodating. We always strive to provide the best in Southern Hospitality. Our historic inn is located in a area that makes traveling to attractions or restaurants just a short walk away. We greatly appreciate your recommendation and look... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to spend two days and one night at this exceptional B&B in Charleston. My room was large, bright, spotlessly clean and had a wonderful new bath with an extra large marble shower with rain head. I had an excellent breakfast in the quiet courtyard. Staff was exceptionally welcoming and helpful during my stay.

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Lubbock, Texas
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In August, we stayed at the John Rutledge House Inn and we had a Main House Grand Suite. The room was so much bigger than I imagined. It was perfect! I loved the high ceilings and fantastic windows. The only thing that would have made this room better was a tub, but the shower was very nice. The breakfast was... More

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

Thank you for your wonderful review. It is such an honor to hear that the John Rutledge House Inn was the best part of your trip to Charleston. Our staff loves to help our guests in any way, especially when it comes to making reservations and planning exciting Charleston experiences. Please let us know about your room preferences on your... More

Scotch Plains
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the nicest bed and breakfasts we've ever stayed at. Room 7 ran the entire length of the house with 2 fireplaces; one in the bedroom and the other in the separate living room area. Breakfast each day can be had in the Ballroom, outdoor patio, or your bedroom. Sherry is available all day. Breakfast was good... More

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

Thank you for your review of the John Rutledge House Inn. I am glad to hear that your time with us was so enjoyable. I am thrilled to hear that we made your ‘nicest bed and breakfast ever’ list! Thank you for your feedback about our staff and accommodations. I am happy to see that you enjoyed our complimentary amenities.... More

West Palm Beach, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a room in one of the carriage houses with our dogs. The room was spacious and comfortable. Staff was friendly and helpful with info on Charleston. We took advantage of the special they offer for guests of 3 courses for $45 at Circa 1886 -it was one of the best meals we've ever had and the deserts... More

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Rutland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank you for taking the time to review the John Rutledge House Inn. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Thank you for sharing your feedback about the complimentary amenities as well as your interaction with our staff. I will be sure to share your compliments with our team. I am sorry that we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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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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