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The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

What a package - Charleston during Restaurant Week, The Vendue, and absolutely gorgeous weather. Best location in Charleston within easy walking distance of everything. 5 star in every respect. We will be back.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We chose this hotel for a group business trip. From the moment we checked in the staff was great and extremely helpful getting all of our luggage in. Valet parking was a plus as well (minimal charge per day). The one downfall was our breakfast. We chose to eat breakfast in the drawing room and were disappointed at our service...

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Saline, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took an interior room that was in the building directly across the street from the main hotel but it was quiet, had some beautiful art and we intended to be out most of the time. The room was a good size with a comfortable bed, just no windows, as expected. The street is two lanes and ends at the...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a great staycation and dinner. I love the service and the art in the hotel is amazing. The Drawing room is a much for dinner. They have a great on site artist painting during dinner. The food is so amazing and the flavors just make you want more!

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CharlestonSnob, thank you for choosing The Vendue for your staycation! You hope that you will continue to come to both our Hotel and to Drawing Room for great food and drinks. We look forward to the next opportunity to serve you. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Northampton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most beautiful hotels I have ever experienced. Art surrounds you and luxury abounds. We were actually torn between touring the city and spending time enjoying the hotel. Staff were very helpful and accommodating. Historic location near waterfront park. Highly recommended.

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mom5111, thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Vendue. We look forward to the next opportunity to serve you. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

we were welcomed and delighted to find this hotel located only steps from the water and sights of Charleston...In 4 days we never had to take a taxi except one to a restaurant called Leons for fried chicken..we were comped $25 each for a meal on the rooftop terrace and what a perfect way to end our stay!. The only...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ann B, thank you so much for choosing The Vendue during your recent stay in Charleston and for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. It truly was our pleasure to have your group staying in our Hotel and I am glad we could quickly address the lighting issue in your room. We hope to be...

Culver, Indiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to bring in the New Year! We stayed there for 5 nights and loved the atmosphere, the lovely art, the attentive and kind staff and the location. Just a block to Battery Park and a few blocks to the Market area. Great location, comfort and Southern hospitality! Loved our stay. Room was a little small, but...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LUV2Travel1976, thank you for choosing The Vendue and for taking the time to share your experience at our Hotel. We look forward to the next opportunity to serve you. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stay for a few days at The Vendue on our journey south yearly. We really look forward to the well appointed rooms in a historic central location. Plus, the staff is first class. The restaurant was a treat. It just happened to be Charleston's restaurant week and the chef went all out. We did the art tour of the...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sharon S, I'm thrilled to hear about your experience at our Hotel! Thank you for the great comments and please, feel free to contact us directly to book your next stay. We look forward to your next visit. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel for all ages. Our rooms had nice views, small bathroom, comfy bed. Not sure ours' was worth the upgraded price. Artwork throughout hotel was stunning, and for all tastes. Breakfast was so good we couldn't go elsewhere. The server a freckled young man was very cool under pressure, and as nice as could be. One...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Beems722, thank you for choosing The Vendue during your recent visit to Charleston and for taking the time to share your experience. I will make sure to share your comments with Chris and the rest of the staff as I know they will appreciate it. We hope to be able to serve you again in the future. Best Regards,...

Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spend 3 nights at the Vendue on a cold wintry weekend in JAN, and it was perfect. The service was impeccable, the room was small but cozy and comfy with one wall of brick, and the decor of the hotel is very unique. It's an art gallery in and of itself. It even has a publicly accessible space for...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear latinojeff, so glad to hear you enjoyed you stay so much. We hope you will join us again in the future. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently named #4 Best Small City Hotel in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure 2015. Charleston's Art Hotel, The Vendue, is located in the city's historic French Quarter just steps from world-renowned galleries and boutiques. The hotel features 2-3 rotating exhibits per year, allowing guests to explore and discover art from around the globe. Innovative cuisine, enticing art displays and panoramic rooftop views collectively inspire guests at every turn ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel

Address: 19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > French Quarter
Price Range: $190 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Vendue Hotel Charleston
Vendue Inn Charleston Sc
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Charleston
#10 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#11 Family Hotel in Charleston
#12 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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“Save money by taking an interior room. Check the website for packages, we got one that included breakfasts and drink vouchers.”
 of 5 bubbles MarcelS270, 3 days ago | Read review
“Room 310 is noisy from the rooftop bar dragging furniture and walking.”
 of 5 bubbles Beems722, 1 week ago | Read review
“ask for a roon with a window if youare at all claustrophobic!”
 of 5 bubbles gypsy_wind48, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Dcaillier, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“If possible stay in the main building rather than across the street. The rooms are a little larger and nicer in the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles eladd82, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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