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The Spectator Hotel

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  • Excellent89%
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  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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4 Star Hotel
The only luxury boutique hotel in downtown Charleston with classically-trained butlers for a premier service, both attentive and individualized. A perfectly curated combination of Historic Charleston charm and luxurious urban amenities, The Spectator Hotel is just steps away from iconic...
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67 State St, Corner of State St. and Linguard St., Charleston, SC 29401-2012
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17 km to Charleston Intl Airport
160 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.2 km from Charleston City Market
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was fantastic and the decor was beautiful. Room was very specious. The service was impeccable and we even had our own butler assigned to us. Added bonus was that Michael was an ice hockey fan so we chatted for quite a while. Very...More

Thank mwolfe
Response from Carlo C, Hotel Manager at The Spectator HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear "mwolfe", Thank you for taking some time to write this 5-star review of our luxury boutique hotel, The Spectator! We appreciate you comments about our rooms, our decor, and the exceptional service from our welcoming butler team. Please come back and visit us soon!...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Hands down this hotel exceeds the above and beyond level of service. From beginning to ending, each staff person was ‘extra’ordinary. Caroline worked hard to meet our needs, the bartender Allan was so creative, butlers/ valets helpful and fun. It truly felt like our home...More

Thank Kris H
Response from Carlo C, Hotel Manager at The Spectator HotelResponded 11 April 2018

Dear "Kris H", Greetings from downtown Charleston, SC! Wow - thank you so much for your high compliments and recommendation of The Spectator Hotel! It is wonderful to hear that our attentive staff exceeded your high expectations for service. The team really strives to make...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family's stay at the Spectator was nothing short of exceptional. I actually added a day onto my existing trip to Charleston when I read the recent Tripadvisor e-mail, listing this as one of the Top 25 hotels in the United States, and tacked on...More

Thank T8371HDbrandonh
Response from Carlo C, Hotel Manager at The Spectator HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear "T8371HDbrandonh", Greetings from The Spectator Hotel! This review is extremely kind and flattering, and I speak for everyone here at the hotel in saying that we are honored to receive your compliments. Our team really tries to provide attentive, friendly, and personalized service to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I never leave reviews but this one was too good not to compliment. The service is impeccable here. You will feel like someone significant here! Amazing. I don't even want to tell you all the little things they do b/c I want you to be...More

Thank BamaSoccer13
Response from Carlo C, Hotel Manager at The Spectator HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear "BamaSoccer13", Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, complimenting the service you received from our dedicated team members. It is wonderful to hear that you had an excellent experience that surprised and delighted you. Thank you for being our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel for a living and have stayed at numerous luxury brands (Ritz, 4 Seasons, JW Marriott, Intercontinental) around the globe. The Spectator is truthfully one of the top 5 luxury boutique hotels I've stayed at (that are more city-center vs. island resort, etc). The...More

Thank gouldjb
Response from Carlo C, Hotel Manager at The Spectator HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear ""gouldjb", Greetings from The Spectator Hotel, located in the heart of Charleston! I speak for all of us here at the hotel in thanking you for writing this flattering review. We are honored by your compliments and delighted to hear how much you enjoyed...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$304 - US$631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$304 - US$631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nryan2008
1 May 2017|
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Response from Carlo C | Property representative |
Dear "Nryan2008", My apologies for not getting back to you sooner. Providing a tip or gratuity is always appreciated in the hotel business and never expected. That said, there are some hotel positions that are more reliant... More
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Response from salmon42 | Reviewed this property |
We tipped daily when a service was performed because there are different butlers at various times. What was impressive was that we never felt that a tip was expected, and as a result we were more generous than we might have... More
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Vicki M
24 September 2016|
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Response from CulinarySnob | Reviewed this property |
You want to be in the historic district. No shuttle.
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