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    Francis Marion Hotel

    387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403-6468
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          Reviewed 5 November 2015

          The Francis Marion was a beautiful, and beautifully decorated hotel with wonderful service. My room was on a corner and was very quiet, comfortable, and clean. The linens, wall paper, and furniture all look like they are antiques at first glance, but seem to be...More

          Thank murraymonsters
          Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 12 November 2015

          I so appreciate you letting us know what a fabulous stay you had here -- and for recommending us to other. I hope we'll see you again. Best, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

          Reviewed 3 November 2015

          Great location ! Comfortable beds ! Clean ! Starbucks and Swamp Fox Restaurant downstairs! Old School but very comfortable and accomodating ! Reasonable rates ! Very small bathroom but managable for 2 people. " Free trolley" stop just outside hotel. College of Charleston campus is...More

          Thank MoePatC
          Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 November 2015

          It's brilliant that you so enjoyed your stay with us. What's more, I really appreciate what detail you went into here. It sounds like our location, rooms, service, and more really made your visit. I hope that you and your friends will all be back...More

          Reviewed 3 November 2015

          My wife and I were on a business conference and enjoyed the atmosphere of the hotel, the staff, and the service. We enjoyed a great meal at the Swamp Fox restaurant attached to the hotel and the service was first class. I would recommend this...More

          Thank Jim R
          Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 November 2015

          Providing first class service and dining is what we're all about here, Jim, so I'm thrilled that you and your wife so enjoyed your stay with us. I hope that you will both be back for another vibrant visit. Best regards, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

          Reviewed 1 November 2015

          The Francis Marino is a rather quaint establishment. I was pleased with the grandeur and cleanliness of the lobby and room. The staff was genuinely friendly, especially Gary, the manager. I attended a conference and would visit with family next time. I was awestruck!

          Thank Ladygh58
          Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 November 2015

          Knowing that our lobby and friendly staff left you awestruck just makes my day, thank you! I will pass along your comments to Gary as well. Best regards, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

          Reviewed 1 November 2015

          if you want an old romantic hotel, this is the place. It was clean and the rooms were stocked with all the amenities. Turn down service was a nice touch. This hotel is also centrally located and within walking distance of many local attractions and...More

          Thank Jennifer W
          Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 November 2015

          It's great to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, Jennifer. I hope you'll stay with us the next time you're in town. Best, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
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          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • USD 163 - USD 375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
          • #13 Business Hotel in Charleston
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          • #21 Family Hotel in Charleston
          • #24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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          • Number of rooms
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          maroldba
          Is it possible to have breakfast included in our reservation. Also I saw in your reviews that you don't have a shuttle from the airport is there a bus? How do your. Guests get from the airport? Thank you Beverly Marolda
          25 April 2017|
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          Response from FMH_Manager | Property representative |
          Hi, Ms. Marolda: We do have packages that include breakfast. Please call us at 843-722-0600 or visit our website for more information. To get from the airport, we recommend getting a taxi, which will cost about $30... More
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          maroldba
          Is this hotel part of a chain
          25 April 2017|
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          Response from FMH_Manager | Property representative |
          Francis Marion Hotel is independently owned and operated. We are members of Historic Hotels of America.
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          Cashby19
          Do any of the rooms have balconies?
          11 December 2016|
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          Response from iheartsushi21 | Reviewed this property |
          Not that I know of but this is a lovely hotel. Ask for a good view. The view from are room was gorgeous. I do not understand all the complaints about this hotel. We stay frequently and never had a complaint. The king... More
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          "Opt for Deluxe Traditional Room -- it's no larger than your standard hotel room, but at least it's..."
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