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Nashville, TN
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55 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I travel to Mt Pleasant several times a year for work and stayed at MainStay for the first time because I booked late and my usual places were booked up. It's a budget hotel (I booked below $100) and everything is a little worn and not updated. Having said that, my room was clean, the AC was stunningly cold and... More 

Thank hiker570
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160 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You get what you pay for. This place is just your average budget stay. The desk folks are really nice and the rooms are okay. Our suite was acceptably furnished and clean. As it turned out we didn't really use the kitchenette but it was nice to have the extra space. Location is easy and quiet. Breakfast is very basic.... More 

Thank MLPerry
Jacksonville, Florida
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff is friendly and helpful and the rooms are clean and full of any accommodation you can think of. I couldn't ask for a better room to stay in every time I visit Charleston for work. The courtyard in the back is beautiful. Check it out

Thank Christina N
Lancaster, South Carolina
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38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here a few months ago for the weekend and enjoyed our stay we came back for our anniversary week! Katherine at the front desk is always so amazing as is the rest of the front desk staff! In reality they are probably the reason we enjoyed our stay so much! The rooms are still being renovated. That being... More 

Thank lovecharlestonsc
1903Oceanfront, Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Hey lovecharlestonsc! Thank you so much for staying at the Mainstay Suites. We appreciated you mentioning Kait and the front desk staff. Speaking for the entire team, we enjoy our guests and it is always our goal to help insure that their vacation is awesome. It was very gratifying to receive your review. We'll look forward to welcoming y'all back... More 

Lumberton, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

I chose this hotel because of it's proximity to the Arthur Ravenel Bridge because my husband had an event near there and it was the most economical. The staff was very friendly and informative. The room was pretty good. It had two bedrooms and two bathrooms and was clean enough. There was a two burner stove and full size refrigerator... More 

Thank JGK930
1903Oceanfront, Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Dear JGK930, Thank you for being a guest of Mainstay Suites. You are correct that Mainstay Suites does not offer daily housekeeping services. However lite touch housekeeping services are provided daily. Mainstay Suites is an extended stay brand by Choice Hotels, and we are respectful that the extended stay model is not the ideal fit for every guests. More 

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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

This hotel definitely has its ups and downs. It was the cheapest place we could find in the area and it was pretty close to downtown (right over the bridge). For a pretty decent price we got a 2 bedroom/2 bathroom suite with a nice kitchen and living room which had plenty of room for us and made for a... More 

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1903Oceanfront, Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Dear Melissa Claire, Thank you for being a guest of Mainstay Suites, Mt. Pleasant. We strive to offer guest service that WOWs, and appreciated you mentioning our friendly staff. Other TripAdvisor readers will find your information about our close location to historic downtown Charleston helpful. The low country can get hot, and we regret that your air conditioning unit did... More 

new braunfels, Texas, USA
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This was a great place to stay. The location was perfect for our plans to visit Patriot's Point and Charleston. The rooms were very comfortable and the staff was friendly and personable. Breakfast was ample for our needs.

Thank stamper1045
1903Oceanfront, Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Mainstay Suites. We're glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope that you will return again soon. More 

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42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

We got a great rate at this location, the floors were a little worn but not unacceptable. I usually stay at Hampton Inn's when traveling with family. The workers and other guest were all friendly and this is in a location that's great to go to Charleston or Isle of Palms and keep trip costs down. We did have to... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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112 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

My husband and I were traveling with 2 teenage boys, so we definitely wanted a suite. This hotel was in a great location near Patriots point and the ferry to downtown Charleston, and with 2 bedrooms and a pull-out sofa we thought it would be perfect. Unfortunately we were disappointed. When we went into the room we found someone's pants... More 

Thank Diane B
1903Oceanfront, Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Dear Diane B, We regret that your guestroom was not up to the standards that we consistently deliver. When we were alerted of cleanliness issues, the room was immediately inspected. We understand that our extended stay room set-up, and differences from a traditional hotel might not be ideal for all guests. In the two bedroom/two bathroom unit, the master bedroom... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

We came to Charleston for dance nationals and needed a place to fit two girls ages 17 and 14, one 7 year old boy and parents. This place fit the bill. We had a kitchen with full size refrigerator, and dish washer. All the plates, silverware, and glasses were provided. Our suite had two baths, two bedrooms, and a pullout... More 

Thank Mary H
1903Oceanfront, Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thanks for staying with us during the Charleston dance nationals. We appreciated your business and hope that you took home some trophies, or an least great memories. Hope to see you again! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge

Additional Information about MainStay Suites

Address: 400 Magrath Darby Blvd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-2971
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Mount Pleasant
Price Range: $87 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — MainStay Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 71
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