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King Charles Inn

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Kansas
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Initial attraction to this hotel was free parking - Most hotels in the historic district charge $20 plus $4 tax per day. Nice small, upscale hotel. Free parking and when we arrive at 9:30 in the morning just hoping to park our car in the lot, they had a clean room so checked us imediately. -- Nice staff, Room was... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent three nights in Charleston, staying at the King Charles. The hotel is conveniently located in the historic district- close to the historic market and other attractions. You can easily get around all the historic district from the King Charles. The hotel is fairly old but well maintained - fraying a little bit on some edges but nothing significant.... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive experience with others! We appreciate your business and look forward to your return visit! More 

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location!! within walking distance of all the sites. Complimentary parking. It wasn't quite as nice as the promotional pictures but still a pretty decent hotel. Reasonable priced, tasty breakfast as well.

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the King Charles Inn for your girlfriend getaway! I hope you had a wonderful time in Charleston! More 

Norcross, Georgia
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our third visit to the King Charles Inn. Each time has been great. The location is fabulous. Rooms are great and spacious. The front desk and all service is very nice too. We had a nice quiet room near the front. We ate breakfast at the restaurant each day and it was good as well.

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Your loyalty is so important to us! Thank you for allowing us to serve you time and time again! We look forward to your return visit! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The King Charles Inn is a lovely boutique hotel. It is located right on Meeting Street which is within walking distance of many attractions and restaurants. The hotel has a pool and a restaurant which is open for breakfast and a bar which is open till about 11. They also have a pool and free parking which is pretty rare... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

It sounds like you had an awesome time in Charleston! Thank you for staying with us! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I came to Charleston for the first time expecting only to stay one day… When we found the king Charles Inn we decided to stay an additional day. The Inn is centrally located in the historic district of Charleston… Within easy walking distance of market, shops and many great restaurants. The onsite free parking was a pleasant... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

It sounds like you really enjoyed your visit to Charleston! Thank you for choosing the King Charles Inn for your hotel accommodations! We appreciate the nice review and hope you can visit again someday soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first time to Charleston, and we only had one night. My boyfriend and I were celebrating my birthday, which I let the hotel know before hand. At check-in, they informed us our room was upgraded to include a large, beautiful balcony, free of charge for my first visit. Awaiting in the room was a mini-bottle of champagne... More 

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I hope you enjoyed your birthday at the King Charles Inn! It was a pleasure serving you! Thank you for the kind words! More 

Bishopville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to go to Charleston with my family as a teenager and we used to stay at King Charles Inn. It sure did bring back great memories! My sister and I took mom to Charleston this past wkend & King Charles Inn made it a wonderful time for us!!! They even had a surprise gift of a bottle of wine... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Since the hotel opened in 1960, it is such a pleasure to welcome back our repeat customers! (and there are many!) Thank YOU for returning to the King Charles Inn! I am just thrilled to hear you and the girls enjoyed their visit. Happy Birthday again to Mom! More 

Hernando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we arrived in the midst of a tropical storm last week (Sept.), the staff was calming and attentive, assisting us in getting our luggage promptly inside the lobby, directing us to free covered parking onsite, explaining the complimentary afternoon cheese and cracker reception, ensuring we were familiar with our room's features, recommending nearby restaurants and providing directions and maps... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful comments. We look forward to welcoming you back someday! More 

Schlieren, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 3 nights in Charleston at the King Charles Inn in September. The room was small but clean and the décor very nice. There was no noise from the street. The bathroom was rather big and clean as well. There was a coffee machine in the room and every day I had 2 bottles of water in my room,... More 

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience to our hotel. We are happy to hear you found our accommodations, great location and especially our staff to fit your needs. Our close proximity to everything downtown is certainly an added bonus, I must agree! Thank you again! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The King Charles Inn is ideally located in the heart of Charleston's Historic District. Beautiful guest rooms feature hand-crafted furniture, flat screen HD TVs, Free Wifi and much more. The King Charles Inn is one of the only hotels in downtown that offers COMPLIMENTARY PARKING! Join us nightly in BREW Pub for complimentary snacks and Happy Hour. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King Charles Inn

Address: 237 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401-1697 (Formerly BEST WESTERN King Charles Inn)
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: $202 - $476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — King Charles Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
Best Western King Charles Hotel Charleston
Best Western Charleston
Charleston Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Charleston
#6 Green Hotel in Charleston
#10 Family Hotel in Charleston
#13 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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