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The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed August 31, 2014

I enjoyed 2 nights at the Vendue, 1 for work and 1 night for vacation when my husband joined me. I stayed in an interior (aka no windows) king room. Apparently it is much larger than the queen room, and was a wise choice according to the bellman. There are two buildings (19 and 26 I believe). One has been...

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Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed August 27, 2014

Have just returned from first overnight at the marvelous Vendue Art Hotel in Charleston. Could not have been more welcomed by all associated with hotel, beginning with our informative valet/bellman who gave us our tour. What a treasure with the newly renovated hotel, elegant, hip and cool all in one with great art, rooftop bars, tasty, different, and well presented...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed August 25, 2014

Wanted to find a "classy" place for my husband & I to spend a few special days while on vacation in South Carolina. Well we were NOT disappointed. We were told that they recently completed a full renovation of the building and it's spectular. Warm welcome by Ryan the bellman who helped us with everything up to our room as...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed August 25, 2014

My husband and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary in Charleston. There were so many hotels to choose from but fortunately I picked the BEST hotel by deciding to stay at The Vendue! Not only is the hotel beautiful and updated, their staff is amazing and everyone there is courteous, friendly, and referred to both my husband and I by...

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed August 23, 2014

The Vendue came as a recommendation from some friends of ours.....So I took their advice......My wife and I took a quick trip from Myrtle Beach to Charleston to celebrate her birthday. What a great weekend. The hotel was incredible and the food was awesome. Lastly I cannot say enough about the staff. Top notch. Thanks for the bottle of Champagne...

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Beverly Hills, Florida
Reviewed August 22, 2014

We opted for the cheapest, only because we had been on the road for 17 days. It was in need of updating. Staff is first class, but we did have a problem, we asked about dinner and everyone told us to go to the rooftop (Aug in Charleston). We said we wanted to eat in The drawning room, we said...

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

Dear makkkkko2000, first of all I would like to thank you for choosing The Vendue during your recent trip to Charleston and for taking the time to pass along some much appreciated feedback. As a historic building, no two rooms are alike in our Hotel and I am sure we will be able to find one that will meet or...

Charlton, Massachusetts
Reviewed August 21, 2014

We booked this last min for a 1 night stay in Charleston.. Walking dist. to a lot of attractions and restaurants..Room was large with a fireplace and big tv...We would stay there again...We chose to have our truck parked for us.. Very convenient...

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

Dear John h, thank you for choosing The Vendue. We hope you will have a chance to stay a little longer on your next visit and experience everything the Holy City and our Hotel have to offer. Best Regards,

Newtown, PA
Reviewed August 20, 2014

This was our first time in Charleston and we decided to stay at the highly rated Vendue. It was a great choice. We have traveled around the world and I must say that the Vendue is the most unique hotel that we have ever stayed. The entire hotel is filled with beautiful artwork. This includes the guest rooms. The staff...

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

Dear Roylafoot, thank you for your kind words. It is indeed our goal to provide a Hotel experience that is different from most and centered around the personalization of interactions. Our staff takes great pride in what they do and it's good to see it appreciated by your satisfaction. We hope to be able to serve you again soon. Best...

Minneapolis
Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed at The Vendue for 4 nights and could not say enough about the outstanding service we received. Every employee of the hotel was friendly and professional. It sure made the day start out on a positive note to see so many friendly people. The service was so exceptional it made it easy to over look our very small...

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

Dear Lynn S, thank you for choosing The Vendue. I will make sure to share your comments with our entire staff and especially Allison our Art Docent. We appreciate you considering us for your next visit to Charleston. Please know that because of the historic nature of the Hotel really no two rooms are alike in terms of layout, furnishing,...

Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed August 16, 2014

My husband and I visited The Vendue for our anniversary. It was beautifully decorated with a hint of modern touches throughout wrapped in all of the iconic fixtures of Charleston. The staff was top notch! They were kind, professional and attentive to all of your needs. My only suggestion would be to make sure that you know what size room...

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

Dear Teejay229, thank you for staying at The Vendue during your recent trip to Charleston and for the beautiful review. Our historic building does have rooms of various size and layouts and we will be happy to book you in one of the larger floorplans on your next visit. Please do let our agent know or feel free to contact...

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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 

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Address: 19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > French Quarter
Price Range: $226 - $512 (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
#11 Family Hotel in Charleston
#11 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#12 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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“Make sure that you call the hotel and provide your preference for what time of room you prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles oldwineryl2015, 1 week ago | Read review
“Room 207 was quiet, pretty and well-decorated.”
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“upgrade, always.”
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“Make sure to understand the difference between room types”
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“Since the update, some rooms are more modern than others. The rooms on either side of the street are different.”
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