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Fulton Lane Inn
Ranked #16 of 61 Hotels in Charleston
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed July 15, 2012

My husband and I spent our anniversary at the Fulton Lane Inn. The location is perfect - it's in the middle of downtown, so everything is convenient, but it was very quiet and safe. Our room was spacious and very tastefully decorated - very romantic. We enjoyed complimentary wine and cheese and sherry in the evening with a wonderful complimentary breakfast in the morning. However, it was the wonderful staff that stood out to us the most. We were greeted by name when coming and going after we checked in. We were given recommendations for things to do/places to eat. It was an all-around WONDERFUL experience. For the location and service, the price is unbeatable, too! We can't wait to go back!!!

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Jennifer G
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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Fulton Lane Inn, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2012

Hi Jennifer: Happy belated anniversary to you both. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at the inn and all of its offerings. I will be sure to share your compliments with our staff. We take great pride in our personalized service. Thank you again for choosing to stay with us. We look forward to hosting your next trip. Sincerely, Owner Richard Widman

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Reviewed July 10, 2012

We picked this location to be closed to a friend's wedding. The location is within easy walking distance to lots of shopping, restaurants, bars, and the waterfront. The continental breakfast was basic, but really enjoyed that it was delivered to the room. We had a large room with 2 QUEEN beds.

If you're looking for a full-service or luxury property, the Fulton Lane Inn is not for you.
The location is great, the service is good, the property is clean and comfortable.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with friends
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Thank Mike K
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Reviewed July 9, 2012

This hotel is great for a romantic weekend. Hotel is in a great location to enjoy Charleston. It is in the middle of great shopping and great restaurants. The staff was very helpful with dining recommendations. We enjoyed the complimentary Wine and cheese In the afternoon, as well as the evening sherry. The room service breakfast was a perfect start for a day of site seeing and shopping. Check their website for package deals.

  • Stayed: September 2011, traveled as a couple
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Thank Tridens88
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

This was a nice quiet inn, but close enough to all the "action". My only complaint was the bed was squeaky and the sheets a little worn.

  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled with friends
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Thank missct
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Reviewed July 2, 2012

Fulton Lane is a charming Inn nestled in the heart of Charleston. I stay there when I'm in town for business. The location, the cost, parking and the hospitality are unbeatable.

The rooms have all the amenities one needs for a pleasant stay.

The concierge service is helpful and friendly.

Waking up to a breakfast of warm pastries, bagels, fruit, yogurt, coffee and juice delivered to your room is a great way to start the day.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled on business
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Thank Phil R
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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Fulton Lane Inn, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2012

Hello Phil: Thank you for taking the time to review the Inn. Many business travelers enjoy staying here. I'm glad you enjoy our breakfast and convenient location. We look forward to hosting your next trip to Charleston. Sincerely, Richard Widman, Proprietor

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Reviewed July 2, 2012

Overall a great experience! Conveniently located within walking distance of all the major Charleston attractions. Front desk and all staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. The only downside is the lobby is small and there is no dining that we were aware on the property. Otherwise, the staff made our stay extremely enjoyable and I'd highly recommend the FLI to anyone traveling on vacation to Charleston.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 25, 2012

My husband and I stayed at Fulton Lane Inn for 4 days, and it was exactly as described. This is a charming inn with spacious/spotless rooms, perfect location for walking to everything, and a super friendly/helpful staff. No, it doen't have the fancy amenities of other larger inns/hotels, but we spent most of our time out on the town anyway. Those who complain about rooms which face other buildings... keep in mind that this is Charleston and MOST buildings are long and narrow with many rooms facing other buildings. We loved staying here and will most certainly be returning!

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  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Fulton Lane Inn

Address: 202 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-3109
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > Downtown
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#20 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#22 Family Hotel in Charleston
#24 Business Hotel in Charleston
Price Range: $203 - $362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fulton Lane Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 45
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A romantic hideaway in America’s most enchanting city, The Fulton Lane Inn is private, intimate and exceptionally accommodating. The Fulton Lane Inn surrounds you with the comfort and gracious ambiance of a bygone era. Many of our spacious rooms feature oversized whirlpool baths and luxurious canopied beds, draped with hand strung netting. Other rooms boast cathedral ceilings and several offer fireplaces.Throughout, soaring windows frame captivating vistas of the city's historic skyline, punctuated with the many trademark church spires. The charm and spirit of the Old South live on in this historic inn, built by the family of Confederate blockade runner John Rugheimer. Regarded as the most sophisticated city in America, antebellum Charleston was the cradle of Southern gentility. The proper Charleston home then welcomed summer's casual pace by covering formal furnishings in airy muslin, replacing wool carpets with sisal, and positioning shutters to admit fresh breezes and to provide gentle shade. At the Fulton Lane Inn, that spirit has been beautifully recaptured. Here, light filters softly through louvered shades, casting an inviting glow on lush plants. The patina of fine woods, natural textures and soft pastels invite you to indulge in the simple pleasures of a more gracious time. During your stay, you'll be pampered with complimentary continental breakfast delivered to your room each morning. Our traditional Southern hospitality continues with sherry in the lobby each evening. Of course, our concierge is always at hand to attend to your every need. You're just a mere stroll from the famous harbor, historic homes and attractions. The Fulton Lane Inn is situated just off King Street, tucked away on a pedestrian lane in the heart of the city's famous historic district. The inn is literally surrounded by countless fascinating boutiques, scores of antique shops and elegant restaurants. There are countless ways to enjoy the Fulton Lane Inn. ... more   less 
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