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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Located near many restaraunts and attractions. On a main Street but the room was quiet. Clean rooms and very helpful staff. The pool was small but it was never crowded. Plenty of parking available. I will be back.

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Kings Courtyard and parked our car in the parking lot and walked everywhere! They were very helpful with recommendations on eating and sightseeing. It is a historic hotel so it is a little old but we enjoyed our stay! Nice wine happy hour and nice breakfast .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying that I am a frequent traveler to Charleston and I have stayed at several different places over the years. I had never stayed at Kings Courtyard Inn before--my husband booked us here for a long weekend because of the price and the location. It turned out to be a fantastic find and we will stay... More 

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Palm Beach, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nites and could not wait to check out of this unkempt, horrible Inn. We frequent Charleston often and have stayed in many Hotel's, Inns's and B & B's. This was by far the worst. The room was filthy dirty with awful stains on the walls of the bedroom and bathroom areas. We took several pictures of... More 

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing feedback about your stay. We are very sorry our innkeeper didn’t have the opportunity to talk to you in person about the issues with your room. We sincerely apologize for your disappointment. Our innkeeper was aware of your concerns, but unfortunately missed you during the check out process. Unfortunately, bugs are common in the area, and... More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful bed and breakfast, especially if you like a more private experience. Loved everything here. Our room had a 10 ft ceiling and period trim, doors, etc. Modern bath. There are a number of rooms here but it does not feel like a typical hotel at all, they are arranged down little halls and bends and overlooks. The courtyards are... More 

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your wonderful Kings Courtyard Inn experience with us. It is a joy to hear that you were pleased with our complimentary breakfast and wine and cheese service. We are so glad that you enjoyed the historic aspects of our hotel as well as the modern amenities. We love being able to provide a unique place to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you can handle old world, this may be for you. It reminded me of my first trip to Europe over 40 years ago. No front desk. Just someone to go over your reservation and give you your keys. Note that I said keys not some piece of plastic that may or may not work all the time. Rooms are... More 

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Thank Joefiles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The KCI is located in a great location in the market district of Charleston. The historic market and the new shopping along King Street are all walking distance/downstairs! The inside of the hotel is very historic, and the internal courtyard is lovely. The elevators might need some renovations. The room was a very good size and the renovated bathroom brings... More 

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Kings Courtyard Inn for your trip to Charleston. One of our best features is our location on King street and we are so pleased to hear that it was a highlight of your experience. We hope that you will join us again in the future. Sincerely, Richard Widman, Proprietor More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful time in Charleston for Spoleto this year. Kings Courtyard Inn was accommodating to our every need. The Inn has pet friendly rooms, clean rooms, nice AC, and breakfast included. This Inn still delivers a newspaper to your door and offers cold bottles of water for the road. I would definitely recommend this Inn. Love the courtyards! Friendly staff too!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a fairly thorough research of reviews across different websites, we selected the Kings Courtyard Inn for our stay in the Historic District, and we were not disappointed. The consistency of high reviews is well deserved from the perspective of value, service, amenities, parking, and most especially location. Perfect place to park the car for a few days and walk... More 

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about Kings Courtyard Inn. We are so pleased you were able to enjoy the city by foot, as we believe that is the best way for Charleston to be enjoyed. Your impression of the historic nature of the hotel is exactly what we hope every guest takes with them when they leave the inn.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the central and exciting street of King's, the hotel is surprisingly close to the main sites. The hotel is comfortable and interestingly set out. Parking costs extra, but it is situated at the back of the hotel and so easy to get to.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1853, Kings Courtyard Inn is one of downtown Charleston, South Carolina's most historic inns. Architect Francis D. Lee designed the three-story antebellum structure in the Greek revival style with unusual Egyptian detail. The building is one of King Street's largest and oldest structures, and has had many uses during its 150 year existence. The building has housed high quality shops, private residences and at one time, the upper floors served as hotel rooms for plantation owners, shipping interests and merchant guests. Kings Courtyard Inn is located in the heart of Charleston's historic district. The Inn maintains the residential atmosphere of lower King Street, and extreme care has been taken to ensure the necessary architectural and historic accuracy for which Charleston is famous. Each of the rooms has an individual distinction. All rooms feature oversized beds- some have canopied beds and fireplaces. Many rooms boast excellent views of the inn's interior courtyards. All hotel guests receive complimentary sherry on arrival and a morning newspaper delivered to the room. They also receive a continental breakfast served each morning in their room, the courtyards, or in the breakfast room. Kings Courtyard Inn is within easy walking distance of Charleston's historic homes, gardens, churches and only a block away from the City Market. Here, one may explore interesting shops or enjoy a delicious meal at one of the city's many delightful restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kings Courtyard Inn

Address: 198 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > Downtown
Price Range: $202 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kings Courtyard Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Kings Courtyard Hotel Charleston
Courtyard Hotel Charleston
Courtyard Hotel Kings
Courtyard Charleston
Charleston Courtyard
Hotel Style:
#20 Business Hotel in Charleston
#21 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#33 Family Hotel in Charleston
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