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Edgewater, Maryland
Reviewed 30 May 2014

We stayed for three nights during a busy holiday weekend. I found the staff friendly and efficient. The inn is not fancy but it has charm. It has a nice patio and a shaded garden that was quite pleasant to sit at in the afternoon before heading out for dinner. The inn also has a private parking lot to the...

1Thank ArtW92
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Thought the rooms a little tired for the price.Also found the beds a little high,almost needed a foot stool to get onto bed.Parking good.Position good.Found the stars a little steep to manage with bags.

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Valrico, Florida
Reviewed 18 May 2014

We stayed in the carriage house, behind the main house. The room was clean and comfortable. We only had 2 nights in Charleston and so were out running around most of the time but it's a fine place to sleep. We didn't have any noise troubles with the parking lot next to the Inn and it was centrally located, just...

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Catonsville, Maryland
Reviewed 14 May 2014

I am in agreement with the comments made in recent reviews. We paid about $150/night in the main house on the top floor. When planning our trip, it was the best cost/benefit available so my expectations were not great as I was avoiding the 200-400 range. No noise problem for us on the third floor and we asked for a...

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Tabernacle, New Jersey
Reviewed 9 May 2014

I booked this B&B online, and it IS in a good location, but other than that, it is totally not worth the money. I agree completely with Becky98, because we stayed in room 12 also, and that same old toothpaste is still in the medicine cabinet! The room had very old worn carpet, and was generally just "ok". The breakfast...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 29 April 2014

My mom used to say it doesn't cost anything to be clean and nice. But for $200 a night I am expecting both, I got neither. My first look at our room and I wanted to run, that night I was laying in bed thinking "How can I get out of a non refundable room?" In the 4 days here...

2Thank skalvarado
Cornelius, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 April 2014

I had to pay over $300 a night and that was through Expedia and I was very disappointed. The place needs a lot of repair. We were in room 12 in the building in the back. It was spacious, but kind of run down- carpet coming apart, in need of paint, filth in the exhaust fan in the bathroom, still...

1Thank Becky98
Reviewed 25 April 2014

The Barksdale Inn has great potential, but needs some work. The location is good. I cannot say that the breakfast during the week at least was very good. Other than the fresh fruit and readily available coffee, the rest was prepackaged tiny bagels, English muffins and small waffles that were only somewhat edible after toasting. There was no regular bread...

Thank Anne H
Horseshoe Valley, Canada
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Charming historic house, gracious 9 ft ceilings, finished with historic era furniture. Flooring in bedroom has beautiful 10 inch wide planks with some gaps in between, that are a bit "wonky" and creak. Breakfast was very good - serve yourself cereal, bagels, waffles, fruit, hard boiled eggs. There is Keurig coffee maker with selection of coffee, tea or hot chocolate...

2Thank debbie p
Lexington, South Carolina
Reviewed 12 April 2014

It does not matter where you stay, no room is perfect so the important thing is how problems get handled by the staff. I had an issue in my room and the staff responded immediately. We are so used to bad customer service that I fully expected them to blow me off or give me excuses but they didn’t. This...

2Thank FiveBigBlueLakes

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barksdale House Inn, built in 1778, is your home away from home while exploring the city of Charleston. Located within the historic district of downtown Charleston, we are within walking distance to shopping, restaurants, tourist attractions and Market Street. This Inn offers 14 rooms with en suite bathrooms, complimentary breakfast, newspaper, wireless access and complimentary parking to get you ready for your day exploring our beautiful city of magnificent homes, gardens, and parks along with Charleston's unique southern hospitality and history.All rooms are non-smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barksdale House Inn

Address: 27 George St, Charleston, SC 29401-1433
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: RM792 - RM1,355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Barksdale House Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Get a room in the main Inn”
EricL49, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I would stay up at least one floor. The top floor rooms have a Keurig machine.”
mikaelos, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Just ask the ladies what you're looking for and they will do their best to accommodate your wishes.”
Jubillie, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Loved being in a front room with the beautiful chandelier”
helenmH8785XW, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The first floor can be pretty noisy.”
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EllenW707, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
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