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Kings Courtyard Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were very impressed with the staff at this Inn. They were all so helpful and kind. The room was okay, but the mattress was really hard, and the chairs were not comfortable for relaxing. They include breakfast and a wine and cheese hour that are very nice. The location is excellent for touring the historic city. We parked our...

Thank cphannah
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

A lovely place to stay for 4 nights. Attentive staff- nice breakfast. This venue is well located in the city. Quiet at all times of the day or night. Afternoon wine and cheese and evening sherry are included. Very much appreciated.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I enjoy staying at historic inns and hotels. Our experience at Kings Courtyard Inn was exceptional. The service staff from the front desk to wine & cheese and breakfast were the friendliest we ever experienced. The room was spacious and clean. I highly recommend the Courtyard for anyone who enjoys historic inns.

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North Haledon, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location and very courteous, helpful, friendly staff. Enjoyed the complimentary breakfast and cocktail hour in the evening. Room was a nice size and quiet. Bathroom was also a nice size but could be cleaner and had a strong musty smell. Wi-Fi was free but very weak, could never connect to the internet. With a little work this could be...

Thank sparkles108
The Smokies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an unexpected free 4 day weekend and found Kings Courtyard on trip adviser. They had a room so we took it! The hotel is a bit old and not as well kept as we normally like but quite adequate for the event at hand. It was relatively clean and the staff was terrific! Heck in was easy and...

Thank WNfun
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Of the two dozen hotels we've stayed, Kings Courtyard Inn is the absolute best! Clean, accommodating, friendly, - the best kept secret of Charleston! Free Happy Hour in the courtyard - helpful staff - rooms were B&B style, yet large, clean, and just perfect!+

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a great spot and the staff are quite friendly. The little cocktail hour was a nice perk, even though we only were able to enjoy it for one of the nights of our stay. On the downside, our room was small, warn, uninspiring, and musty smelling. As others have said, it was also loud in the...

Thank Piperman2
OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing feedback about your stay at the Kings Courtyard Inn. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the location, staff, and complimentary amenities. We strive to deliver genuine Southern hospitality, so we are pleased to read your compliments to our staff. We sincerely appreciate your input in regards to the state of your room. We place...

Mooresville, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived Friday around 3pm. We had our little Jack Russell terrier with us. They showed him so much love! We got settled into our very clean and comfy room then enjoyed their cocktail hour with other guests. We were able to walk everywhere we wanted to go and Charleston is a very pet friendly city. We would stay again!...

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us at Kings Courtyard Inn! We love that you enjoyed exploring Charleston from our hotel. Our location indeed makes for a great stop in Charleston, with so much to do within easy and beautiful walking distance. I am glad that our staff was so accommodating. We hope you will indeed allow us to serve you again!...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this inn which is very well located on Kings Street in center city Charleston. Our room, bathroom, shower, etc. were nice although our mattress felt a tad old with clear slopes towards the sides. Continental breakfast included in our price was very good and included boiled eggs. They also offer complementary wine and cheese between 5 and 6 pm...

Thank Dhanan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In April I spent five nights in this lovely hotel. The atmosphere and amenities are wonderful. My room was on the 3rd floor, It was a very attractive room with a fine bathroom, including bathtub. I loved: the coffee at 6, the very good breakfast, so nicely served. I love the layout of this hotel with it's European flavor. The...

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OwnerCharmingInns, Owner at Kings Courtyard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your wonderful Kings Courtyard Inn experience with us! We are thrilled we were able to enhance your Charleston experience by offering you exactly what we are known to provide: excellent service in a charming setting. We work hard to provide our guests with a flawless experience. We hope to have the chance to serve you again!...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1853, Kings Courtyard Inn is one of downtown Charleston, South Carolina's most historic inns. Architect Francis D. Lee designed the three-story antebellum structure in the Greek revival style with unusual Egyptian detail. The building is one of King Street's largest and oldest structures, and has had many uses during its 150 year existence. The building has housed high quality shops, private residences and at one time, the upper floors served as hotel rooms for plantation owners, shipping interests and merchant guests. Kings Courtyard Inn is located in the heart of Charleston's historic district. The Inn maintains the residential atmosphere of lower King Street, and extreme care has been taken to ensure the necessary architectural and historic accuracy for which Charleston is famous. Each of the rooms has an individual distinction. All rooms feature oversized beds- some have canopied beds and fireplaces. Many rooms boast excellent views of the inn's interior courtyards. All hotel guests receive complimentary sherry on arrival and a morning newspaper delivered to the room. They also receive a continental breakfast served each morning in their room, the courtyards, or in the breakfast room. Kings Courtyard Inn is within easy walking distance of Charleston's historic homes, gardens, churches and only a block away from the City Market. Here, one may explore interesting shops or enjoy a delicious meal at one of the city's many delightful restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kings Courtyard Inn

Address: 198 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-3109
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > Downtown
Price Range: RM918 - RM1,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kings Courtyard Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Kings Courtyard Hotel Charleston
Courtyard Hotel Charleston
Courtyard Hotel Kings
Courtyard Charleston
Charleston Courtyard
Hotel Style:
#20 Business Hotel in Charleston
#21 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#33 Family Hotel in Charleston
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“Rooms have a view of the courtyard below - rooms are large, bathrooms are large and modern.”
DarleneH919, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room”
Piperman2, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I only know about 301, it overlooks a courtyard with the parking lot beyond. It was perfectly quiet.”
115MarianneB, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room #306 faces King St., has 3 windows and a fireplace, and is very quiet”
Kasey1, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If traveling with your 4-legged family fur ball, check out room 501”
paular328, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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