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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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texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I keep seeing posts about the noise and construction next door. We stayed here for 4 days and NEVER heard construction noise! Of course with a million things to do and see, we were gone for the most of the day. Friendly staff, good location and the bathrooms are big.

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Spicewood
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The King Charles Inn is within walking distance of shopping on King Street, restaurants and the wharfs. The room rates are reasonable and the staff is friendly. Here is what I perceive might be negatives for potential guests: the rooms are tiny! If a person is seated at the desk at the foot of the bed, you cannot pass to... More

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Savannah, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for a girls weekend and had a great time. The staff was very friendly and very helpful with any questions we had. They also offered to make reservations for our Friday evening meal. The room we had was a little on the small side for the four of us, but it was very quiet, very clean, and within... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in here on our first leg of our road trip honeymoon, what a brilliant service the staff couldn't have her more helpful and friendly, we were given lots of suggestions of places to. Is it and eat by the guys at the bar. The room was lovely with a little gift and card congratulating us on our wedding,... More

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Hiawassee, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Recently had the pleasure of staying at this hotel; albeit, a short visit. We took a group of TX motorcycle friends here since they had never been to Charleston. Everything was perfect. Covered parking for the bikes also. The gals went their own way while the guys took a tour of Ft. Sumter. We ran down to a restaurant on... More

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Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very friendly staff and perfect location. Would recommend this hotel to all my friends. We will come back for sure.The room was good and well equipped. Staff was always helpful. Hotel is located downtown , Marketstreet is around the corner.

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

Thank you for such wonderful compliments! We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future! More

West Orange, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Hotel was just perfect. From the moment we walked in to checkout. Everyone was extremly helpful and very pleasant. The accommodations were just great, the location was just great, the pool and terrace were really nice. We had a great time and would definately come back and visit. Thank you!

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

I'm so happy to hear the King Charles Inn was just what you were looking for and everyone was so helpful and friendly! Thank you for choosing our hotel for your celebration weekend! More

Atlanta
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location, walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Rooms were very nice, bar was a perfect Segway to going out to dinner. Front desk staff always helpful. It was raining last night, but they had umbrellas at the front desk to use. We were only walking across the street to Fig. Could not get reservations, but the staff suggested we... More

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

FIG is such an amazing restaurant and we are so fortunate to be their neighbor! I am glad you enjoyed all Charleston has to offer! Thank you for the five star review! More

Potomac, MD
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel was a pleasant surprise! The location was perfect, easy walk to everywhere. This is my 3rd visit to Charleston recently and I would not hesitate to return to this hotel. We were moving daughter into COC and had a car unlike other times we have visited. Having free on site parking was a must and is very rare.... More

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

Welcome to Charleston for the next four years! We hope you continue to stay with us and wanted to thank you for the wonderful review! We look forward to serving you! More

Sycamore, IL
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Favorite aspects of the King Charles Inn: 1) Its location--walkable to anything and everything in the historic downtown district 2) Huge bathroom--plenty of room for 2 people (or more) and a long vanity that included a makeup area! 3) Friendly bartenders--this was our "leaping off point" before dinner every night and the bartenders were always funny and helpful (specifically Taylor... More

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

Thank you for the kind words. As of November 2013, we became an Independent hotel and left the Best Western franchise. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you 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

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