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Rice Planters Inn

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97 Ladson Street, Walterboro, SC 29488
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Rice Planters Inn
Ranked #11 of 16 Hotels in Walterboro
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Great staff, very friendly! Not a clean motel at all! We found several spiders in the bathrooms and all around the room. We figured it would be good enough....the dead cockroach in the corner killed the stay. We understand that this is not a 5 star restaurant and for the money you are not going to get a top notch... More 

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Skippack, Pennsylvania, United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Right off 95, with gas stations nearby. Just the basics ....comfy bed with hot powerful shower, and friendly staff. Pet fee was only $5....can't beat it! They don't have any type of breakfast (just coffee and hot chocolate), but we only needed a place to rest between PA and FL.

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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We enjoy this establishment as simply that -- a rest stop, not a destination. Our room has always been comfortable and convenient for a very reasonable price. The Inn is also located some distance from any road noise, which is a blessing for all of us who must use I-95 regularly. Judging from other reviews, its possible to encounter some... More 

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Delray Beach, FL
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126 reviews 126 reviews
22 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I was very impressed. I've had rooms at twice the price that weren't any where near as good. The bed was very comfortable and the sheets were soft and each one came with THREE pillows. I'm a tub person and I'm often disappointed with motels that either offer only a shower or have a tiny bathtub. This one was generously... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Worst room I have ever stayed in. Full of flying nats dead bugs on floor and dresser pretty sure a roach went under the air conditioner. My husband had been driving for 10 hours and couldnt go any further. I sat up in a leather chair. Room was very very musty smelling. I wanted to cry so b tired. Aweful!... More 

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south hill
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is no way a three star hotel. It was filthy, The staff were friendly but the place was nasty. We had to leave. Their advertisiments were very misleading. Their hot breakfast was just coffee and tea. The pool was closed. Carpet was wet mildew smell. We were very disappointed.

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Aspen, Colorado
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123 reviews 123 reviews
91 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

A Mom & Pop category winner! Why pay 2-3 times the amount at the chains when these folks provide the same if not even better. Not sure that all rooms are upgraded but, #101 sure worked for us for 5 nights as we explored Charleston (50 mins) and surroundings. Large rooms, very quiet off the road, super clean, good mattress/pillows,... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Well I've written 3 reviews about this place so far and this site has either deleted them or some other excuse. Maybe they'll show up. I'm thinking any negative reviews about this sites revenue producers gets the axe! Since I have no desire or time to write a detailed review I'll keep it simple. I was overrun by ticks at... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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91 reviews 91 reviews
20 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I was driving north on I-95, and decided to pull over for the night. I didn't have a reservation, but I knew I was looking for something cheap. I found it. I pulled in about 10:45pm, and walked into the office. A woman, whose name I failed to get, welcomed me. I needed a single room, I told her, and... More 

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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

My husband and I stopped on our way to Savannah. We left after work on a Friday for our trip down and hated to spend a lot of money on a hotel we would not even arrive in until 12:00 so we stopped at the Rice Planters. The rooms were old but clean and the clerk was very friendly and... More 

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DLemacks, General Manager at Rice Planters Inn, responded to this review

Becaouse our rooms are dated, we do try to provide our guests with a clean, affordable room. Thank you for the your review. Please let us know who you are when you visit again, so that we can thank you personally. More 

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Address: 97 Ladson Street, Walterboro, SC 29488
Location: United States > South Carolina > Walterboro
Number of rooms: 76
Also Known As:
Rice Planters Hotel Walterboro

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