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Francis Marion Hotel

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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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All reviewsswamp foxhistoric hotelking streetan older hotelwithin walking distancefarmers marketsmall bathroombeautiful lobbycorner roombell staffdowntown charlestonsouthern charmperfect locationbed was very comfortableparking garagefmconference
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting College of Charleston with our son and had a few changes to our arrival and departure... The hotel and staff were very understanding and helpful. Really enjoyed the hotel, its history, location and great service! We will be back!

Thank michaelrI4271TO
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 1 August 2016

So happy to have you stay with us while you and your son looked at the college, Michael. It's a lovely city to visit and we hope to host you on your next visit. Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed this historic hotel in the heart of Charleston. Guests can easily walk to shopping, restaurants, and other prominent sites. Be sure to ask for a view of Charleston Harbor. If you are looking for a great place to stay, select...More

Thank John Z
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 22 July 2016

It's an honor to have earned your recommendation, John -- I'm so glad the location and the hotel itself were just right for you! Don't be a stranger if you find yourself back in Charleston someday! Best wishes, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

Reviewed 20 July 2016

Very nice hotel, staff and location. This seems to be an older classic style hotel or apartment building that was remodeled. Rooms are large. Some seem to be one room made up of what formerly was two smaller rooms. As a result, I had a...More

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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 22 July 2016

So happy you could join us for some time in our great city, Alle. We do have a some unique aspects to our rooms and it's nice that your left you with a memorable impression. Sorry if you were a little chilly in any of...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016

I stayed here recently with a group of friends for a conference. Our room, 603, was spacious, clean, beautifully appointed with everything we needed except a fridge. Plenty of pillow choices, comfortable bed, cool room. Wifi was free and had good connections throughout the facility....More

1  Thank Jessica D
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 22 July 2016

Thanks for choosing us to be your host for your time in Charleston, , Jessica. It is always our pleasure to offer you the best version of hospitality this city can offer. The historic nature of our building does lend itself to a few things...More

Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Situated right on the King Street the hotel is a good place to be: walk out of the door and you are in the middle of Charleston. Our room faced towards the park and had a beautiful sight. It was very clean (except for the...More

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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 21 July 2016

Thanks for joining us while visiting Charleston. There is a lot to take in here, and it's good to know we were able to offer you a comfortable spot to take in the city. I hope we'll see you again should you pass by this...More

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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$174 - US$1,343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#13 Family Hotel in Charleston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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Details
Price range
US$174 - US$1,343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#13 Family Hotel in Charleston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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JamesKandJohnA
18 May 2018|
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Response from Laura M | Reviewed this property |
It's about a 30 minute walk. Not bad at all.
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Golfpa1
9 February 2018|
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Response from Caitlin S | Reviewed this property |
I would say to at least spend a long weekend there, but you could certainly make a week trip out of it as well! We found that this hotel was a great walking distance from downtown, and didn't use our car to drive anywhere... More
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chs262
22 October 2017|
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Response from doclago1 | Reviewed this property |
I could be wrong but I don't believe there is one. There are plenty of taxis and Ubers available. It's about $40 for cab from the airport to the hotel
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"Perfect for attending local festivals, especially the Charleston Food + Wine Festival"
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"Had a room with a great view facing the park and the water."
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"Ask about corner rooms - the extra window and light plus the view make them desirable. Bath sizes can vary..."
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"GREAT sleep. Beds are so comfortable!!!"
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