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Governor's House Inn

4.0 of 5 117 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent and friendly staff, great location and lovely house! The breakfast and afternoon tea served bring a special touch of southern flavor to the stay. Definitely recommend this inn, especially for couples and romantics in general.

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights in December. The Inn was decorated for Christmas and looked lovely. There was a large Christmas tree in the entrance foyer. We were very warmly welcomed by Victoria who is a true gem and an asset to the Inn. Supplied us with a map which she went through explaining all the places to visit. Our room... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ventured down to Charleston for our first visit and were fortunate enough to get a room at the Governor's Inn. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful in suggesting areas to visit. We enjoyed the afternoon tea shortly after checking in and had a wonderful time visiting with other guests as it is held in a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Governor's House Inn last year - frankly a bit disappointed as it is not as good as some of the reviews would suggest. We stayed in the kitchen block in one of the suites - certainly very private but not always very clean, eg a full ashtray was left outside the door until we asked for it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We could not have stayed at a better place in Charleston. My husband and I arrived at the exact time of check-in, and the staff had everything prepared and ready to go for our stay in the Wagner room. This was our first time in the Holy City, and the lady on duty provided us with a map and circled... More 

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Cornelius, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a terrific stay at the Governor's House. We loved the location- walking distance to all the sights of historic Charleston, but not at the crowded, busy part. The inn was beautiful and maintained perfectly. The staff was all friendly and very accommodating. Breakfasts were superb- eggs Benedict one morning and Bananas Foster French toast the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elegant and charming may describe the inn but the warmth and friendliness of the staff down to "New", the house cat were the real treats. Never have we stayed somewhere where such attention to detail was evident and I can honestly say we will always come back to stay at the Governor's House Inn.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

The Governors House Inn is a really beautiful, restored bed and breakfast in the heart of Charleston. It's like a mansion, with gorgeous living spaces and large bedrooms and bathrooms, all very charming and well-done. Wood paneling, fireplaces, grand staircases. It was decorated for Christmas, which made it extra special. You get to see what it's like to live in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

My wife and I spent seven days in the Christopher suite for our honeymoon. The only thing I know to say is amazing! The staff was gracious and absurdly attentive. I have fairly significant dietary restrictions. Every morning my breakfast was custom made and delivered to our suite. They got us into restaurants that I tried to book four months... More 

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Niles, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Spent several days there over Thanksgiving. Staff were all wonderful and helpful about what to see and do and where to eat. Breakfast was great every day (you need to plan meals the rest of the day around that because you can't resist). Great B&B experience. They were great about bending the hours for "tea" (also wine) depending on your... More 

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Address: 117 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Governor's House Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Governor`s House Hotel Charleston
Governors Inn Charleston

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