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King Charles Inn

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Such a charming hotel! Got a great rate from the hotel's website. The location is perfect...The staff is friendly, the rooms are beautiful and clean. They have a late afternoon reception with complimentary cheese, crackers and olives. A nice touch. They also have an evening reception with tea and cookies, but we were out so we missed it. And they... More 

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

Thank you for booking directly thru our website! We always offer the lowest rate on line! I am so happy to hear you enjoyed not only our free parking but our location and service as well! More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice hotel, friendly helpful staff in all areas. Smooth check in, free onsite parking. Facilities well kept. Beds were great, pillow top with nice pillows. Shower with plenty of water pressure and large shower head. Restaurant was nice, offered cheese and cracker evenings. Wait staff was very accommodating and helpful. Food was tasty and well prepared. Close to everything... More 

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

I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your first (of many, we hope) visits to the Holy City. Thank you for choosing the King Charles Inn! More 

charleston, sc
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had 5 rooms for our anniversary and this hotel was everything I hoped it would be for myself, my family and friends. Free parking is great because it is hard to find parking in Charleston and this hotel is in walking distance to downtown. Very clean rooms and very good service.

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

Thank you for celebrating your special occasion with us! We appreciate your wonderful compliments! More 

Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came to Charleston to attend the Margarita Festival. This quaint little hotel was everything we needed it to be. The room was comfortable and very cute, everything was within walking distance, and the staff was friendly and helpful. The price is great for a downtown stay and the cost is totally worth not having to drive anywhere. We will... More 

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

I am glad to hear you and your friends enjoyed Charleston and all it has to offer! I hope you can return again soon! Thank you for sharing such a positive review! More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
79 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not quite as the photo suggests. I had booked this Inn as it advertised its own pub, but they had lost their licence and didn't bother to tell us before we arrived. Thought the rooms over priced and although the reception staff were really nice the girl who served at breakfast (served?) really couldn't manage to be polite.

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

There was a temporary, clerical issue with our Liquor license a few months ago, but have since re-opened BREW. I apologize for your less than pleasant stay. I hope however, this incident does not deter you from visiting us again in the future. More 

Kingsport, Tennessee
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35 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Charleston for our honeymoon & booked the King Charles Inn based on TripAdvisor reviews. Free parking, centrally located to all the great shopping that King Street has, located just a few blocks away from amazing dining, and friendly staff were just a few reasons we knew we would love it here. Immediately upon arriving,... More 

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

Thank you for allowing us to serve you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your positive feedback with others! We can't wait for your return! More 

malmö Skåne Län, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the King Charles for a week in July 2016. I have only positive things to say about the King Charles. The location is smack in the center of town and is convenient to all sights and an unending supply of interesting restaurants. The staff are unfailingly pleasant and professional. The pool is small and... More 

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

I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to Charleston! Thank you for allowing us to play a part in it! We hope you can visit again sometime! More 

New York
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88 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to move from Patriots Point to downtown for last night of our stay dropping our daughter at College of Charleston. What a treat! The staff was super nice and accommodating with our early arrival - while we couldn't check in, we did all the paperwork and they took our bags to hold inside rather than keeping them in hot... More 

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

Thank you for choosing the King Charles Inn! I have to agree, our awesome downtown location topped off with FREE on-site parking is sure to make your Charleston adventure seamless! I am glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! More 

Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked over the phone to make sure I was getting the best price possible with discounts such as AAA. It was so easy and they were so friendly. I had mentioned that my husband and I were going on the trip to celebrate my parents 50th anniversary. It was such a surprise to get to the room and waiting... More 

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

Thank you for celebrating your special occasion with us! I appreciate your kind words and hope you had a great time! More 

Nazareth, PA
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29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 5 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our time at the King Charles Inn. I don't believe we've ever stayed at a nicer place relative to what we paid. Very clean upon arrival. Extremely comfortable beds, nicely appointed room, large bathroom. The pool/patio/bar area was great (Richard treated us like royalty!), plenty of complimentary fruited water available daily. Ideally... More 

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

Thank you for your honest review. I apologize for the issues you mentioned and will certainly follow-up with my staff. I am happy though to hear you enjoyed your visit to Charleston! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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
  • Concierge
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: $199 - $453 (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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