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John Rutledge House Inn

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116 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Meath
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76 reviews
23 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed my stay here with the family. Central to all the city has to offer. Staff are excellent and Jim and Mike are really helpful. House had real character and rooms are very comfortable. Afternoon tea is a real treat with home made lemonade (topped up with a little brandy if you are over 21😉). Only slight criticism was... More 

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Brighton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to Charleston from the UK and we loved our stay at John Rutledge House Inn. We choose this hotel because we enjoy staying in heritage buildings and this certainly lived up to all our expectations. When arrived we were warmly greated and directed to the parking spaces at the rear of the hotel. We were... More 

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

Thank you for reviewing your stay at the John Rutledge House Inn. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast and complimentary afternoon tea and hors d'oeuvres; these are amenities that we love to offer our guests. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed exploring Charleston’s restaurants and attractions with the help of our concierge. We... More 

Cumberland, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay at the John Rutledge Inn. The service was impeccable. John helped us with dinner reservation and his recommendations were spot on. Service was warm and friendly. We especially enjoyed breakfast in the courtyard and afternoon tea in the ballroom. Our room, in the carriage house, was clean and nicely decorated. We absolutely enjoyed our visit... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Major sucess! We have stayed at many B and Bs and this was easily the most accomodating. BTW We were not in the main house. Our room was more than comfortable, but I am sure you may have read about the fabulous matresses. It was more than that, our room was perfect for us. We are tourists who want to... More 

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

Thank you for your five-star review. I am happy that you enjoyed the inns historic charm and modern amenities. We're glad you enjoyed the having a mini-fridge in your room. Our staff works very hard to provide our guests with a flawless experience from beginning to end so I am pleased to read that you were happy with their service.... More 

Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people at the John Rutledge House Inn were terrific from the concierge(s) Jim, Mike and Cici to the innkeeper Kathy. Service the old fashioned way; relaxed, courteous and helpful. Everyone there knew it was our anniversary celebration and we felt taken care of. Will definitely be returning

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were probably greeted by the concierge who is extremely kind and extremely knowledgeable of the city. After a brief lesson on the hotel we made our way to the stunning room, The bed was one of the most comfortable beds I've ever laid in my entire life, after a night out on the town we returned back for a... More 

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

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to be your hotel of choice on your visits to Charleston. I am happy to read that you loved the Tempur-Pedic beds; they make for a fantastic nights sleep while away from home. We look forward to your next trip to Charleston. Sincerely, Richard Widman, Proprietor More 

Denver, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for 3 days/2 nights to celebrate a 65th birthday. Outstanding staff/service. Great breakfast, we ate in-room rather than in the ball room or on the patio. Our package had lots of extras, roundtrip rickshaw to dinner one night, welcome flowers, chocolate covered strawberries, champaign, dinner voucher and price discount, couples massage.... The sitting room had set-outs in the... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a splendid room in the Carriage House. We made a special request before our arrival and Zack handled it perfectly. The other staff were very friendly and helpful too. Our only regret: we only stayed one night. Wish it was more.

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

Thank you for reviewing your stay at John Rutledge House Inn. Our staff is dedicated to delivering true Southern hospitality, so we are thrilled to read such wonderful feedback. We hope you will come stay with us again. Sincerely, Richard Widman, Proprietor More 

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Inn, the staff, the room, the breakfast, the teatime in the ballroom were all exceptional! We had such a wonderful experience. And it was family friendly. They were very welcoming to our girls 8 and 11 years old. Great great place to stay.

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dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at John Rutledge Inn! My parents, my husband and I stayed for two nights in Charleston with our dog. Our room was a beautiful large room with a king bed in the carriage house and it's so refreshing that you can have a beautiful room with a dog. Fresh flowers, personalised welcomes and even dog... More 

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

Thank you for your detailed review of John Rutledge House Inn. I am thrilled that you enjoyed the complimentary breakfast and afternoon tea & hors d'oeuvres. These are just a couple small touches to create a memorable guest experience. Our staff is dedicated to offering top notch service so I am thrilled to read that you found them so accommodating... More 

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