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Shem Creek Inn

3.0 of 5 1401 Shrimpboat Lane, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there for a one night stay, and we will return. We were very happy with our room on the creek side. A lot of activity (even on Sunday evening) The staff was A+++. Very nice. We loved the views from our deck and all the activity across the creek.

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear EGO210, We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! Thanks for the kind words regarding the staff! We are very fortunate to have such a great team of people working at the Inn. I am so glad that you got to experience the creek view and ambience! We look forward to your next visit! More 

NJ
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful location with a whole different feel from downtown Charleston - well worth the few minutes it takes to drive over the bridge. Good restaurant choices very close. Rooms are very reasonably priced, cozy, quiet and clean. Entire staff was really helpful & super friendly. Would return again just for staff.

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear RT, We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! I have shared your review with our entire team. Our staff is our greatest asset and we are so happy to have them recognized. Thanks again for your feedback and we look forward to your next visit. More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shem Creek Inn has the best location! Near Patriots Point, you are 4 miles downtown Charleston and 4 miles from Sullivan's Island. Rooms are not amazing but comfortable and clean. Staff is courteous. Breakfast is very simple. Come for a bed and the location!

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Abel J., Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I agree, our location is the best! We hope to see you again soon! More 

Lexington, South Carolina, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The inn is a great place to stay in this area. The reception desk gave us an upgrade, which allowed us to get two rooms instead of one. The view of the creek and the boats from the balcony was beautiful. The only drawbacks - not enough receptacles for electronics, some trash on the floor at check in, a very... More 

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Marlene R., Thanks so much for sharing! I am so glad you got to experience the magnificent view from one of our creek side rooms during your stay. Your feedback regarding more receptacles and the troublesome door was most welcome. Thanks again and we hope to see you back soon. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We had no problems, but the hotel had a few flaws that disappointed. The parking area is in sad condition. It's unpaved and there are fewer than ten spots in the only nicer area under the building. We selected this hotel for the balcony (which overlooked the bleak dirt parking lot) and the fact that the bathroom boasted a tub... More 

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear damionpitt, There is no excuse for the state of your bathroom during your stay. I am so sorry that we let you down. Thank you for posting the pictures and your candid feedback. Please contact me directly if you are considering coming back to our hotel so that I can ensure we exceed your expectations next time. More 

Greenville, South Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The Inn had a fantastic rate offer for the holidays and since it is one of our favorites we booked it for one night pre-cruise. As always, front desk was courteous, room was clean,standard bathroom amenities, very comfortable bed. The mudslide parking lot has been mentioned many times,so no need to be repeating the bad reviews about that. Only negative... More 

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Williamjim_11, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your stay and taking advantage of one our great holiday deals. I apologize for the loud HVAC unit in your room. I hope you mentioned it to us during your stay so that it could be fixed moving forward. Please contact me when you are planning to return... More 

Pineville, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is an older but very well maintained hotel on Shem Creek in Mt. Pleasant, SC. Just a 7 minute drive to downtown Charleston and minutes away from first class shopping and dining locally. We have stayed in the Charleston area many times and this is the hotel we would return to. Only negative is the continental breakfast is light.

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Carl A., I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! Our location is definitely the best. It is wonderful not to have to get in the car because we have such excellent dining options all around us. Thank you for your feedback regarding breakfast. We are constantly looking for ways to improve. Hope to see you... More 

Cumming, Georgia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at Shem Creek Inn. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The room was nice with clean bathrooms. Our room faced the creek and had a fabulous view. The adjacent restaurant and bar had great deals on drinks and appetizers (read great fresh seafood!) during happy hour. This is a great, budget friendly location close... More 

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mary B., Thank you for your kind review of your stay. I am so glad you chose to return for your special occasion. I especially liked your comments regarding our staff as I believe they are our biggest asset. I have shared your comments regarding the clean bathrooms with our housekeeping team because the guest room cleanliness has been... More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We stayed two nights just before New Years 2014.Rooms are pretty basic, old, motel style rooms. But, our balcony overlooked the all the bustling restaurants and bars in the are and all were within walking distance- we especially like the Water's Edge Bar (literally ten feet from the front door of the hotel. It is in a very cool, old... More 

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Sherrill B, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. I am glad that you were able to take advantage of the nearby restaurants and shops that are all within walking distance of the hotel. I appreciate your candor regarding our parking lot. We are in the process of improving it and hope to have that completed soon. Your comments... More 

fort lauderdale
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39 reviews 39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I was expecting this to be more more of an upscale Inn, and although Wendy at the front desk was absolutely charming and helpful, the rest of the hotel was disappointing enough that I would definitely seek other accommodation next time I am in the area. But my biggest complaint would be the actual cleanliness of the room and the... More 

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Sherrill B, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kilmlady, Thank you so much for providing such detailed feedback. As the new manager of Shem Creek Inn, I find it very helpful to know so that we can improve and exceed our guests' expectations in the future. Your comments regarding the parking lot were spot on and any work done in the future will involve clear instructions on... More 

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Address: 1401 Shrimpboat Lane, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Mount Pleasant
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Shem Creek Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Shem Creek Hotel Mount Pleasant
Shem Creek Mount Pleasant
Shem Creek Sc
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#6 Family Hotel in Mount Pleasant

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