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King Charles Inn

3.5 of 5 237 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401 (Formerly BEST WESTERN King Charles Inn)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mobridge
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

A gem of hotels in Charleston. It is perfectly located in the middle of just about everything. A most welcoming daytime reception staff greeting me with smiles and offers of help. Super clean well kept room with no lingering cigarette odors. A delightful respite while attending a rigorous conference!

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

I am so glad you noticed how clean our hotel was during your visit! Housekeeping takes such great pride in their work, I am glad it shows! Thank you for the five star review! More 

Calabash
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

King Charles is centrally located in all the great attractions that Charleston has to offer. The staff is amazing and very pleasant to work with. They were quick to resolve any request. The quality of the room did not meet our expectations for the price we paid. The bedding made for a very uncomfortable stay. That is the one thing... More 

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We appreciate that you would take the time to share your thoughts with us. Thank you for choosing our hotel. More 

New Bern, North Carolina
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a very pleasant stay in a very comfortable room. The staff is quite friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and updated although they are small, even with the King size. Nevertheless the rooms are perfectly adequate. The location is outstanding and the price is very fair. My only suggestion is that they should have a bellman at... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the honest feedback! I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit. I will follow-up with my staff as there should have been both a Doorman and Bellman available; I do apologize. I will also recognize BREW Café for the take-out breakfast! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed there in November 2014 and once before. Very helpful staff and very nice rooms. Breakfast is very good, staff and manager are very friendly and very nice. This is a perfect place to stay in Charleston.

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty! I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at the King Charles Inn! More 

Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The King Charles Inn was a great hotel for our trip to Charleston. The hotel is immaculately clean, the staff is friendly and helpful. I would recommend the King Charles Inn and will stay there during my next trip to Charleston.

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We sincerely appreciate your kind words! I am glad you had a great time! More 

Anderson, South Carolina
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94 reviews 94 reviews
10 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Based on the glowing reviews on TripAdvisor, I was a little disappointed in this property. First the good news. Hotel is ideally located on the northern end of the historic district, within easy walking distance of top notch restaurants, shopping and the old market stalls. Hotel common areas are undergoing renovation and are very attractive with lovely seating areas, a... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your honesty. Although the hotel was built in 1959 and we cannot change the structure, we have however continued to upgrade everything from design to furnishings. There is always something that needs to be done and you are correct in noting the hallways. You will be happy to know we have several exciting projects in the horizon and... More 

New York City
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Center of everything - even the free trolley is directly across the street as well as FIG - great restaurant w a walk up bar and communal table, and Jestines amazing Southern food on the other corner. I want to note that the staff was extremely helpful and knew lots about the town and things to do.. and I had... More 

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Thank you for the kind words! I will certainly recognize Dimple for her helpfulness! Thank you also for nice review! More 

East Amherst, New York
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226 reviews 226 reviews
25 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We like the location of this property. It is an easy walk to just about everything in Charleston. There have been a lot of changes in the property since our last visit. The lobby, common areas, and bar/restaurant have all been upgraded. It was a nice change. The parking garage is being redone as well. Part of it was already... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty! I am glad to have your repeat business! Have a pleasant day! More 

Kennett Sq, Pa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This small hotel is right in the middle of everything and is reasonably priced. Friendly staff completes the experience. If you are looking for a hotel with an active pub and resterant this is not the place for you. If you want elegant friendly and quiet in the middle of everything this is your place.

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I am happy to hear you enjoyed not only the great location but our service as well! Thank you for sharing your review with others! More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed my stay at the King Charles Inn. Even though there was construction going on, the hotel was clean and the room was comfortable. It was convenient having a small refrigerator in the room. The location is wonderful, with great restaurants and shopping very close by. The staff was friendly also. One of the best things that the staff did... More 

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I will certainly pass on your Kudos to Ross Transportation. It is nice to have a company be reliable and dependable! Thank you for choosing the King Charles Inn and whether its business or pleasure, I hope you will stay with us again! More 

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Address: 237 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401 (Formerly BEST WESTERN King Charles Inn)
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — King Charles Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
Best Western King Charles Hotel Charleston
Best Western Charleston
Charleston Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Charleston
#8 Business Hotel in Charleston
#9 Family Hotel in Charleston
#10 Romantic Hotel in Charleston

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