We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 54 Charleston hotels

Fulton Lane Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   202 King St, Charleston, SC 29401 (Downtown)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Fulton Lane Inn to your Saves list
Fulton Lane Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
86%
Ranked #21 of 54 hotels in Charleston
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Angela H
  • Overview
  • Reviews (340)
  • Photos (81)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (74)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

340 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    179
    114
    30
    10
    7
See reviews for
36
202
13
19
Rating summary
  • 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (74)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While checking in there was a mix up with our room. Wyatt was awesome and corrected immediately. Awesome service and very friendly. The room was very spacious, clean, with the old south decor. Very convenient to historic downtown.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pawleys Island, South Carolina, United States
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Decided to take a last minute overnighter. We've stayed here before so we went in to see what kind of rate we could get. Tabitha at the desk was very helpful and gave us GREAT rate. She even upgraded us to a deluxe king room. Accomidation was romantic and perfect. This is within easy walking distance to all of Charleston's... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Knoxville, Tennessee
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Fulton Lane Inn over the long 4th of July weekend. We arrived close to 1AM our first night, but the staff was helpful and made sure we knew where to park and was ready to check us in upon arrival. Our room was better than I was expecting with a very comfortable king size bed and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Charlotte, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Fulton for 1 night with my fiancée in July 2014. The best feature of the hotel is its location, you can walk anywhere to many bars, restaurants, the Battery and the sea front area where the swings are located. Our room was decent and clean. The bathroom was nice and big. Two major drawbacks for me,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fulton Lane Inn was the perfect place to stay for our honeymoon. As out-of-towners, we had many questions about Charleston and all it had to offer. The staff at Fulton Lane Inn was exceptionally helpful, friendly, patient, and courteous. The rooms were beautiful, spacious, and clean. We truly enjoyed very minute of our honeymoon and would highly recommend Fulton Lane... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Raleigh, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location-- very convenient for walking everywhere around Charleston. Loved having the complimentary breakfast delivered to our room (on time both days!) and the wine reception for happy hour from 5-6. While we had a lovely spacious corner room w/high ceilings and lots of light, it was in need of a face lift--lots of stains on the carpets, very slow... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Fulton Lane Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Fulton Lane Inn. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed the complimentary breakfast as well as the wine and cheese reception. I am sorry to hear about the inadequate state of your room. I apologize for the issues you experienced as this is not in keeping... More

srjohanson
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I loved this place. It's a little unusual in that there is no front check in desk per se. When you walk in the lobby, you will see someone at the desk there -- this person checks in guests and also acts as the hotel concierge. We asked for a quiet room and we loved the room... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ohio
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful room, comfortable bed, romantic jacuzzi tub! What a nice place to come back to every evening after strolling around Charleston. The staff was very pleasant and informative, if you needed for anything, you just asked. We would definately return, close to everything but quiet.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here during July 4 weekend. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Located in an old building, room was clean, large, and the location of the property was PERFECT for exploring downtown. Didn't love having to pay a daily parking fee but this seems to be the norm. Really the only complaint was the absence of an actual... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Fulton Lane Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I’m glad to hear you had a wonderful weekend at the Fulton Lane Inn. The Enhanced Romance Package is a great way to experience Charleston’s charms without having to worry about the details. It sounds like you enjoyed a true Charleston experience, from your picnic lunch to... More

Orlando, Florida
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful intimate inn, romantic and plenty to do. The staff helped us plan our trip out, and all the little extras to staying here were marvelous. We got the package with the rickshaw ride to the Circa 1898 restaurant, the bike rides and packed picnic, breakfast every day in bed, and a bottle of wine delivered to our room... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Fulton Lane Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Fulton Lane Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fulton Lane Inn

Address: 202 King St, Charleston, SC 29401
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Fulton Lane Inn 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, Hotels.com, Tingo, Priceline, BookingOdigeoWL, Venere and Otel so you can book your Fulton Lane Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Fulton Lane Hotel Charleston
Fulton Lane Charleston

81 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (62)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (28)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (14)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
0:39
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (20)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#20 Romantic Hotel in Charleston #23 Family Hotel in Charleston #28 Business Hotel in Charleston
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A romantic hideaway in America’s most enchanting city, The Fulton Lane Inn is private, intimate and exceptionally accommodating. The Fulton Lane Inn surrounds you with the comfort and gracious ambiance of a bygone era. Many of our spacious rooms feature oversized whirlpool baths and luxurious canopied beds, draped with hand strung netting. Other rooms boast cathedral ceilings and several offer fireplaces.Throughout, soaring windows frame captivating vistas of the city's historic skyline, punctuated with the many trademark church spires. The charm and spirit of the Old South live on in this historic inn, built by the family of Confederate blockade runner John Rugheimer. Regarded as the most sophisticated city in America, antebellum Charleston was the cradle of Southern gentility. The proper Charleston home then welcomed summer's casual pace by covering formal furnishings in airy muslin, replacing wool carpets with sisal, and positioning shutters to admit fresh breezes and to provide gentle shade. At the Fulton Lane Inn, that spirit has been beautifully recaptured. Here, light filters softly through louvered shades, casting an inviting glow on lush plants. The patina of fine woods, natural textures and soft pastels invite you to indulge in the simple pleasures of a more gracious time. During your stay, you'll be pampered with complimentary continental breakfast delivered to your room each morning. Our traditional Southern hospitality continues with sherry in the lobby each evening. Of course, our concierge is always at hand to attend to your every need. You're just a mere stroll from the famous harbor, historic homes and attractions. The Fulton Lane Inn is situated just off King Street, tucked away on a pedestrian lane in the heart of the city's famous historic district. The inn is literally surrounded by countless fascinating boutiques, scores of antique shops and elegant restaurants. There are countless ways to enjoy the Fulton Lane Inn. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
45

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer