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Captain John's Motel

  • Excellent15%
  • Very good22%
  • Average28%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible22%
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“crab”(6 reviews)
“clean room”(3 reviews)
“captain john's”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

The woman who checked us in was friendly. The motel is conveniently located in town. The carpet was badly stained. It took over 2 hours to heat the room. The toilet did not work. Old fashioned tv and regular key to get in. Other than...More

Thank gingersnaps527
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Good sized room, comfortable bed and a clean room. Equipment is okay for self catering and plenty of car park space if self drive. Friendly staff. enjoyed our stay here, good value. would stay here again if in the area.

Thank John L
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We booked our hotel at Captain John's to be able to clean and cook our crab we caught on the pier. It was a clean, quiet and friendly place to stay. Not fancy but clean. The restaurants in the area are in walking distance. There...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This motel was fine, the room was big enough, and cool enough and it was located well in Charleston with restaurants and grocery close by. Sadly it doesn't do breakfast but apart from that we had a nice stay!

Thank Morph8
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Staff was nice. Walked across street to annex. I didn't know car plate number. Pick up room phone did not work. Used my cell. The room appeared usable excepted the not so nice spots on faded old,very old bedspread Did not match room. The refrigerator...More

Thank Susan R
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$68 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$68 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bruce M
3 October 2016|
Response from Maria O | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact management for their policy.
Room Tips
"This hotel does not take out money from your bank till 2 weeks after"
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"The rooms on street side not quiet."
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"Rooms are about the same."
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"Take a non-smoking room"
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