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Reviewed December 19, 2015

This was our fifth visit to this Charleston B&B, and our first since coming under new ownership. What a disappointment. I'll just hit the highlights. Roaches on the shower floor after lights out. We reported this to Scott and he replied they were just coming...More

8  Thank Robert S
Response from ManagerGHI, Manager at The Governor's House InnResponded December 22, 2015

Dear Guest, We are under new ownership however this has nothing to do with your unfortunate experience. Our team is diligently working through this housekeeping issue and I believe have handled everything since your departure. The single bug that you did see in your shower...More

Reviewed December 3, 2015

We stayed for two nights in the Rutledge Suite (second floor, no elevator) during the slow Thanksgiving week. The suite is large and has an enormous modern bathroom and a private outside veranda. The bed itself is really too far off the floor. There is...More

5  Thank TravelNH_13
Response from ManagerGHI, General Manager at The Governor's House InnResponded December 8, 2015

Dear Guest, At the time you were here we were alerted to the wifi issue. Our rep came to the property and corrected the problem. We are in the process of having all flat screen televisions as we have new owners. We are very excited...More

Reviewed November 26, 2015

We loved staying here! We were greeted by Shawn who gave us a tour of the place. Our room was wonderful. We arrived late afternoon and missed the tours so Shawn gave us a map and drew out the highlights of Charleston that we could...More

1  Thank Robinpj904
Reviewed November 23, 2015

My wife I recently returned from an anniversary stay in Charleston. We had the pleasure of staying at the Governor's House for three nights. This is a beautiful property, well maintained, truly a grand house. Staff is young, as most are in Charleston. Very friendly,...More

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Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

We are wrapping up our 4 night stay this morning. We are looking forward to breakfast with the other people staying here - the visit in the morning before site seeing in a wonderful way to start the day. Traditional Charleston in every way! Thanks!

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fmlauten
December 27, 2017|
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There is one bedroom on the main level just off of the dining room. It is known as the Wagner Room and you may see pictures on the Inn's website.
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Pam D
March 20, 2016|
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We do not have a formal high tea. Instead we have wine and savory meats, cheese, etc... for our guests.
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StephWolf
August 16, 2015|
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Breakfast is served from 7:30 until 9:00 am.
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"Upstairs room in kitchen building is a true get away space."
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"The bride was in the Rutledge Suite, we were in the Middleton ...both have access to upper level balconies."
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"The two rooms on the top floor look small in the pictures, but are actually quite spacious!"
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"rooms quieter in rear"
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