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Shem Creek Inn

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Greenfield, Indiana
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Shem Creek Inn is the PERFECT location...right on the water with enough activity around to be pleasant but not so much to be intrusive. It's easy to get to the historic Charleston area, comedy club, restaurants, beaches, museums, you name it. The room is clean though quite basic. Internet is available in room, but there is no business office or... More 

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ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

We couldn't have said it any better. Thank you for your business and we hope to see you again real soon. More 

LYNCHBURG
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

I have family that live in Charleston and Mt. Pleasant We love the loacation of this hotel we are also able to walk to all the restaurants and bars in the area. The staff is great! !! Great views on the creekside. We will be staying again in August!

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Thank mbseawtch
ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

It's wonderful to read a review that includes the words "great staff". Thank you and we'll see you in August. More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

Cannot beat the location, but the inn is in need of some TLC. Our room was okay and we loved the beautiful view, convenience to downtown, the beaches, great restaurants and being on Shem Creek. It was a treat to be able to watch the shrimp boats, dolphins and gulls ...we could walk or bike to great restaurants and enjoyed... More 

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1 Thank Dawdaw56
ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. Indeed our location is spectacular and there is a lot going on around us during the summer. We agree that there is always ways that we can improve. We just completed a large project of installing all new balcony doors and will continue efforts such as this to improve our Inn. More 

Brevard, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

My husband stays here whenever he's in Charleston for business. He brought me to celebrate our 25th anniversary. Great room on creekside - excellent choice of restaurants and bars all around. I know that they can't control the weather, so I'm wondering just how they provided beautiful thunderstorms each evening? Perfect for viewing from our deck!

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2 Thank Betz59
ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

We are delighted that your husband has found a "home away from home" with us during his business travels and congratulations on your 25th anniversary. Thank you for continued business. More 

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

I stayed for one night at this location with my mother and mother-in-law this past spring for a "girls getaway", and had a fabulous time. My husband and I recently stayed for two nights and also very much enjoyed ourselves. We had a king room, creek side and had very easy access to the outside bar area of the restaurant... More 

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1 Thank Judy M
ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experiences during your stay with us. It pleases us to know that we took care of our guests. And yes, there were several other reviews commenting on the balcony doors but we are happy to say that these were replaced in May. More 

Franklin, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

If you work in downtown the rates for rooms have gone insane! Shem creek fills the need for reasonable travel expences.ask to join the Captains Club. Not the newest but clean and comfortable.Greay tiki bar to relax after work.I plan to stop going downtown and let the tourist have it.4 great resturants within walking distance

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1 Thank raysquay
ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

That is great news! We appreciate you choosing us for your business travels to the Charleston area. With a desk in each room, free Wi-Fi and several restaurants just steps away, this is the ideal location for business and leisure travelers. More 

Peachtree City, Georgia
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25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

We have been coming to Charleston every year for 15 years or so and always stay in Mount Pleasant. After 4-5 years we decided to try this place and we have stayed at Shem Creek Inn ever since. It is not a luxury hotel by any means. It needed some upgrading and looks like they are doing some things like... More 

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ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

We are happy that you found us and have choose to return often. We appreciate the business and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Columbia, SC
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

My daughter and I stayed at the Shem Creek Inn while we were in Charleston for a short getaway and shopping. LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! We were able to walk to some of the best seafood restaurants in the area. The views of the creek, fishing boats, and marsh were fantastic from our balcony. Rooms not fancy but adequate. Reminiscent of... More 

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ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your mini vacation with us and we hope to see you again real soon. More 

McMurray
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

We first discovered Shem Creek Inn 7 years ago, and fell in love with the place. We felt it was the best kept secret in the Charleston area. It was so restful to sit on the pool deck with a drink from the bar next door and watch the boats come and go on the creek. We ate at two... More 

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ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

We have used "Charleston's Best Kept Secret" as a catch phrase for many years but it does seem that the "cat is out of the bag". Indeed the creek has become a very popular spot. This is a great place though, to park your car and never have to get back it in until departure day. So many awesome things... More 

Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Wonderful bacony veiw and a wonderful resturant right next door. Cocktails on the water either in your room or at the water front bar and good food. Many more resturants with in walking distance. A short drive to Charleston historic downtown and all of the attractions. Old Mt Pleasant is a wonderful site.

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ShemCreekInn-Manager, General Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this information with other Tripadvisor readers. Our balconies are spectacular and improved since we just completed installing new balcony doors in all rooms. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by lowcountry wetlands there is something here for everyone. From bird watching to seeing the change in the tides and watching the gracefullness of the dolphins jumping near the shrimp boats. Let our courteous staff welcome you to your home away from home. Offering you a clean and comfortable atmosphere with outstanding customer service, we are "Charleston's Best kept Secret". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shem Creek Inn

Address: 1401 Shrimp Boat Ln, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4379
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Mount Pleasant
Price Range: $147 - $544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shem Creek Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Shem Creek Hotel Mount Pleasant
Shem Creek Mount Pleasant
Shem Creek Sc
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Mount Pleasant
#9 Business Hotel in Mount Pleasant
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