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Downtown Hotels question

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billings,mt
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Downtown Hotels question

This is our first visit to Charleston and we are finding reasonable prices for downtown area hotels such as Courtyard and Marriot verses the historic area hotels. Jan. 9-13. Is it walking distance from these hotels to the historic district and is it safe? Walking a mile is not a problem for us but wondering what kind of walk it would be.

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1. Re: Downtown Hotels question

The hotel is in downtown Charleston but not really close enough to historic district to walk. They might have a shuttle I can't remember if they do or not but might be worth asking about.

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2. Re: Downtown Hotels question

Agree, not really walkable and there are several heavily trafficked highways that must be crossed.

If you don't mind and need to save the bucks, just drive in and park in a garage each day.

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3. Re: Downtown Hotels question

We decided to stay at the Hampton in the historic district. Thanks for the info.

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4. Re: Downtown Hotels question

The Hampton Inn Historic District is an excellent choice! You will be just across the street from the Charleston Visitor Center, The Charleston Museum, and the Joseph Manigault House, and around the corner from some wonderful restaurants. Good decision.

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5. Re: Downtown Hotels question

Can you help me out with some restaurants that we wouldn't want to miss? We love oysters and want local cuisine.

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6. Re: Downtown Hotels question

Local oysters are in season! If you have a car, and want to experience a unique, local event, consider attending The Charleston Museums oyster roast on January 12 - www.charlestonmuseum.org/event.asp?ID=458

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7. Re: Downtown Hotels question

I was in Charleston this past weekend at stayed at The Hampton Inn-Historic District. Great choice! We were able to walk everywhere easily. Very nice hotel with comfortable beds and a nice complimentary breakfast. We went to Hall's Chophouse on King Street (right around the corner from hotel) and Magnolias on E. Bay Street. Both were amazing!

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8. Re: Downtown Hotels question

Just looked at Magnolias and they will be closed when we are there. Bummer. Their menu is divine.

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9. Re: Downtown Hotels question

Right out your door (literally) are Coast - holycityhospitality.com/coast-bar-and-grill/… - and Rue St John - holycityhospitality.com/39-rue-de-jean/menus/ .

Also, since you are interested in seafood, try Hanks Seafood on Hayne Street - hanksseafoodrestaurant.com/downloads/HanksDi…

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10. Re: Downtown Hotels question

Those are three excellent suggestions!