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Liberty Township, Ohio
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36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a historic hotel so if you expect a fancy, upgraded and remodeled room go somewhere else. If you'd like to stay where history stays alive this is the place for you. The staff was always friendly and helpful, water always hot, easy access to the free trolly, and some of the best Charleston restaurants within walking distance. Complimentary... More 

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Richboro, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed at this hotel on a recent getaway , the front destroy staff could not have been any nicer . The rooms very nice and we had an awesome view . We were only going to stay for one night and ended up staying for three! This hotel is in walking distance to many sightseeing attractions... More 

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Long Island, New York
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the second time my husband and I stayed here ....great service From the doormen to the Concerige. ..shout out to Megan Just book it you won't be disappointed It's the best location .....all the restaurants and shops etc are either a walk to the left or right. It's a historic hotel....beautiful lobby Rooms are in my opinion are... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed for 4 nights a couple of weeks ago for a conference. Had a few issues with my room upon arrival and overnight, but was moved to a new room the next day and upgraded, with a nice view. The hotel staff more than made up for any initial shortcomings and I was truly blown away by their service... More 

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Thank Tish B
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

That was one of the worst hotels I have stayed in. It was dirty and elevators barley ran! The staff locked one of the elevators down for their use only. So guests wait 20 mins plus for an elevator to arrive (disaster)! The lower level where the gym and spa are located were filthy. I mean dust and dirt on... More 

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Schererville, Indiana
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved the Francis Marion! Loved the history and location. Room was clean and very pleasant. Did the upgrade for the view and 2 bathrooms. Did enjoy that the old bathrooms were very small. The lobby very grand and very well preserved. The restaurant is awesome! Would definitely come back !

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macon
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34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and myself stayed at this hotel for a conference over the weekend. The staff went out of their way to get us a comfortable room, brought up a mini fridge and ice for our beverages we brought, and helped us arrange walking tours to see the city. The room was spacious and very comfortable bedding. A bit of... More 

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FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion Hotel, responded to this review

Charleston is a wonderful city to visit, and we love helping to make that time more enjoyable. Thank you for your kind words, and I hope you travel safely. Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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66 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Definitely one of the hotels in Charleston, and in America, that you need to stay at once. Historic property in the heart of King St. Once you get here, leave the car in the garage and walk the city. Most all the historic district attractions are within walking distance. The hotel is beautiful, the service is great, the rooms are... More 

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FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion Hotel, responded to this review

It is our pleasure to have you as a guest, Dougal. Thank you for spending some time with us while you visited Charleston. Safe travels, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for two nights for a girls weekend. The room with two beds was a good size for the two of us. The bathroom was VERY small but we didn't spend much time in the room. As with most older hotels, the walls are thin. Both nights we could hear people talking in the hallway outside our room or in... More 

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FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion Hotel, responded to this review

While I'm pleased you enjoyed your room while staying with us, it's unfortunate to hear that your dining experience at The Swamp Fox wasn't as perfect. We do appreciate the feedback, and hope you come back to visit Charleston again some time. Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager More 

Bountiful, Utah
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58 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Within walking/pedicab distance of almost everything. We used our car to visit the Citadel and Patriot's Point, everything else seemed to be right down the street. We had breakfast and drinks at the hotel several times, but ate dinner elsewhere - too many great restaurants in Charleston. For some reason the elevators always stop at the fourth floor even when... More 

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FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion Hotel, responded to this review

So pleased you found us to be a restful space during your time in Charleston, Bob. Thank you for being our guest. Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience unsurpassed views of the historic harbor at the Francis Marion Hotel, the only high-rise hotel in Charleston’s historic district. All 234 guest rooms including 10 Suites and 7 Penthouse Suites are tastefully furnished for today’s sophisticated traveler, and provide modern conveniences from wireless Internet access, voicemail and data ports to on-demand movies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Francis Marion Hotel

Address: 387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403-6468
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: $153 - $416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Francis Marion Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 234
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Also Known As:
Francis Marion Charleston
Hotel Francis Marion
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#14 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#21 Family Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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