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    Francis Marion Hotel

    387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403-6468
    (843) 779-9153
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “swamp fox” (344 reviews)
    “historic hotel” (265 reviews)
    “king street” (247 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 25 February 2016

    Thanks for the great experience and service at your hotel. Lauren D. Avard (the Concierge) for the Francis Marion Hotel was so awesome in scheduling all of our activities and meals in Charleston. She was always available and made sure all the details were taken...More

    Thank ThunderShull
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 1 March 2016

    I can't wait to let Lauren read your kind words, but in the meantime, I'm thrilled that you had such an amazing stay! We certainly do our best to make sure that your visit here is seamless, so I'm glad Lauren was such a huge...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2016

    Charleston is the best and the historic Francis Marion is a great place to stay. The front desk, housekeeping, and the Bell Staff (especially the Double A's, Ace and Andrew) are there to help with your every need. I have stayed there numerous times and...More

    Thank Barlowbon
    Response from FMH_Manager, Owner at Francis Marion HotelResponded 1 March 2016

    Always happy to have you, and happy to hear that your visits have left you so impressed. All of our team is here to make your stay as pleasant as possible, and from the sounds of it, we've yet to let you down! Thank you...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2016

    While visiting for a conference our company chose this hotel for our stay. The room was clean and the bed quite comfortable. I liked the close proximity to restaurants and things to do - all within walking distance. What made the stay even more inviting...More

    Thank Michelle B
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 26 February 2016

    Thanks so much, Michelle -- I'm glad you got to join us while you were here in Charleston, and I'm even more excited to see that you were so impressed with all of our facilities! Hope to welcome you back again soon! Best, Stephen Parker,...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2016

    Not sure this is fair but I have to start by saying we were comped the suite because we won the Lowcountry Local First Golden Ticket and not till when we showed up did we know just how nice a suite we had. The Harbor...More

    Thank Melges419
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 25 February 2016

    First of all, congrats on winning the Lowcountry Local First Golden Ticket! I'm absolutely thrilled that you got to celebrate your big win here with us, and I'm even more excited to see that our rooms and our property so exceeded your expectations. Of course,...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2016

    Stayed here for a recent educational meeting and loved the place! It's location is ideal for walking to shops and restaurants, the staff was extremely friendly and helpful, and the beautiful spacious lobby was so comfortable. While our room lacked a view (not a problem...More

    Thank Miato12
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 24 February 2016

    Thanks so much for sharing such a wonderful review! We love welcoming new guests, and I'm thrilled that we made such an impression on you! Hope to welcome you back soon! Best, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$148 - US$389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
    • #13 Business Hotel in Charleston
    • #15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
    • #21 Family Hotel in Charleston
    • #24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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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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    16 October 2017|
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    Response from BKPaints | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure if they have a shuttle but our recent Uber rides were $30.40 from the airport to the hotel and oddly enough $17.50 from the hotel to the airport for our departure. Granted it was 4th of July weekend so you never... More
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