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“Fantastic Place to Stay near Charleston” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   7670 Northwood Boulevard, I-26 Exit 209, North Charleston, SC 29406   |  
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Ranked #4 of 58 Hotels in North Charleston
Houston
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Fantastic Place to Stay near Charleston”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

One of the best places we ever stayed in. The staff was very friendly (Dave, Shiquior, Joe, and Cherry). They were always helpful if we needed something. The location is about 8 miles from downtown Charleston but right on the freeway and it only took about 17 minutes to get to town. The room was a suite with a king bed (extremely comfortable) and a kitchen area (microwave, refrigerator, and coffee maker). It had a couch, desk and chair, and lounge chair. Plenty spacious. Nice large bathroom as well. It was extremely clean and had everything we needed. They even had paper towels and liquid soap in a cabinet over the sink. The wifi was free and extremely fast. They had a very nice free breakfast every morning and free wine (red and white) and beer and appetizers Monday through Thursday from 5-7 pm. I selected this hotel from the recommendations on Trip Advisor and will say that Trip Advisor is the most accurate of all the web sites I utilize. When I mentioned Trip Advisor to Joe I got a free candy bar! When I return to Charleston this is definitely where I will stay.

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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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GM-HIECHS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate, responded to this review, November 13, 2012
Thank you so much for your comments on your recent stay with us. I think you have hit all the things that I am so proud of at our hotel. We have a great team that enjoys meeting and helping our guests have a great stay while in Charleston, our location is only second to staying in the heart of the historic downtown area, our rooms are newly renovated and they are warm and cozy with "like home" amenities and extremely clean is right because our rooms department team is the best in town!!! Top all that off with complimentary Manager's Reception from Monday to Thursday and I agree totally, we are a Fantastic Place to Stay near Charleston! Thank you again for taking the time to leave your comments. Please come back and see us!
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Bountiful, Utah
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89 reviews 89 reviews
26 hotel reviews
Reviews in 45 cities Reviews in 45 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

I checked in to this hotel at about midnight on 10 minutes notice after an issue with another hotel. When I got there I was a little rattled and they were very helpful in accommodating me for the week. The room was very clean and extremely quiet; this is probably the first time that I've slept this well in a hotel in quite some time. I haven't had the best luck with hotels in the Charleston area. I was very impressed with this one and would stay here again.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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GM-HIECHS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate, responded to this review, November 13, 2012
Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on your recent stay with us. I am so sorry to hear that your week in Charleston started off a little bumpy but happy to hear that a peaceful nights sleep in a clean room and comfortable bed did the trick. Our beds are made here in Charleston and our guests rave about them. Look no further, your luck in Charleston hotels has turned around and we look forward to having you stay with us again soon. Thank you again!
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

This was by far the best hotel I had ever stayed in anywhere in the Charleston area.
It was a little pricier than what I would normally get, but this was a special occasion.
The staff was very nice and helpful, the unit was large and very clean. The bed was incredibly comfortable. Everything was first rate. I would say the breakfast was superb, but we didn't
manage to get up early enough for that. The express checkout service was nice. The place left a lasting impression and I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Cary, North Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

I have stayed in several hotels in North Charleston and this is definately one of the better ones. Hotel is clean, rooms are a good size, and it is about 30 minutes or less to downtown Charleston. They have very good cinnamon buns for breakfast which is complimentary. Plenty of places to eat around hotel with a mall right behind it. Located in decent part of North Charleston and staff very pleasant, accomodating.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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GM-HIECHS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate, responded to this review, October 30, 2012
Thank you for taking the time to share with our future guests your recent experience at our hotel. Our guest rooms and guest bathrooms were renovated this spring and our guests seem to love the results as much as we do. I am also glad you enjoyed our world famous cinnamon rolls. They are a great way to start the day along with the other goodies on our complimentary hot breakfast bar. Enjoy your future travels and we hope to see you again at our hotel soon!
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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

I was extremely impressed with this hotel. Our room was very spacious. It was impecably clean and comfortable. There was nothing we needed that we didn't have in the room.The staff (TYRONE) was also quite friendly, funny and helpful, the kids love him. He provided us with a booklet for local real estate that we used extensively.Breakfast the next morning was great! I will certainly stay here again. I can't wait to bring my husband back

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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GM-HIECHS, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate, responded to this review, October 30, 2012
We appreciate your comments on your recent stay at our hotel. I love seeing "impecably clean". I agree. We have the BEST Executive Housekeeper in all of Charleston. In fact, she was named the best Executive Housekeeper of all the Holiday Inn Express Hotels in North and South America three years ago. Her cleanliness standards are second to none. We are so proud to have her on our team! Also, you mentioned Tyrone. He is a joy to work with and brings a smile to everyone's face. I am glad you had the opportunity to meet him as he is a valued member of our team. We look forward to your next visit with us as we all know there are too many beautiful attractions, fun things to do or great meals to experience in one trip alone. Safe travels!
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Charleston
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

This was our 1st night in Charleston and were happy with our selection of this property. Meticulously clean and an excellent value. Check-in with Ken was pleasant, enthusiastic and informative. The room was spotless. While the buffet breakfast was typical fare with Holiday Inn Express properties, the presentation, cleanliness and preparation was very good. Great job by the whole staff!

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bridgeville, Delaware
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

Great hotel with a very friendly and accomodating staff...Room and hotel was very clean...Great location with great access to shopping, restuarants and visiting downtown Charleston...Have stayed in a number of hotels and found these facilities one of the best...Would highly recommend to our friends staying in the area...We look forward to returning to Charleston again and would stay at this location without hesitation...

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 7670 Northwood Boulevard, I-26 Exit 209, North Charleston, SC 29406
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > North Charleston
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in North Charleston
#8 Business Hotel in North Charleston
#14 Romantic Hotel in North Charleston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston/Ashley Phosphate 2.5*
Number of rooms: 98
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Charleston South Carolina has it all history, museums, plantations, beaches, deep-sea fishing, golf, world renowned dining and more. Charleston is a great place for a mini or extended vacation with year-round cultural events that everyone will enjoy. Southeastern Wildlife Expo Cooper River Bridge Run Flowertown Festival Family Circle Cup / Tennis Heritage Rally Spoleto Festival Our award winning Holiday Inn Express Hotel is located in South Carolina s largest shopping district and twelve miles from Charleston s Historic Downtown. Our hotel is packed with amenities fitness center, seasonal outdoor pool, business center, spacious guest rooms, Jacuzzi suites, and meeting and banquet facilities. Perfect for the business traveler and leisure traveler alike, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites - North Charleston South Carolina invites you to a memorable visit to the Low Country. ... more   less 
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