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london, uk
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotels in Charleston are seriously expensive,so this being cheaper is a few miles outside, but very easy to get onto Charleston. Our room was spacious and quiet and had been modernized and was really light and felt modern. Good beds. Only reason for not giving it 5 stars was that when we were there, the breakfast room was being modernized...

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columbus ohio
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room totally remodeled. Nice towels,sheets. All clean. Very friendly staff. Location was super. Quick trip to folly beach or downtown. Lots of restaurants nearby eastbay deli super portions and bbq place can't remember name bout mile down the street was awesome

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We appreciate your business, and hope to see you again soon!

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

So you are not exactly in the nicest part of Charleston but don't worry, UBER to the city main attraction is very cheap (7 USD if I recall). The hotel itself is modern and nice Breakfast was fine. Hotel staff was friendly. I recommend!

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Glad to hear that you enjoyed our newly remodeled rooms, and our super friendly staff. As you found, our location is so convenient. We are located in a suburb of Charleston, just a short ten minute or so drive from the downtown Historic District. We have several highly rated local restaurants in our neighborhood, along...

Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here for business and went to check in to boarded walls, and curtains along with warning signs in the parking lot as to safety concerns. I was not told that you had to have 2 separate keys to get in the place. I was given a voucher for a food truck for breakfast?? It maybe a good choice...

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us, and we do apologize for any inconveniences you experienced! We are indeed undergoing renovations, but the work is only done between 9am and 5pm. As most of our guests are out either working or enjoying Charleston during those hours, it has...

Sainte Genevieve, Missouri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is currently under construction but were given a newly renovated room & it is very nice. Bed is awesome-- they have a mixture of fluffy to sturdy pillows!! Love the choices-- pool is small but nice!

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Glad to hear that you liked our brand new rooms! We think they are gorgeous, and very modern! Thank you for staying with us!

Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always stay at Holiday Inn Express when possible. This one is slightly under par. Late check in as our room wasn't ready. Rooms a bit smaller than usual and tiny bathroom. However beds, sheets, and pillows amazingly comfortable as always. Not a great location to downtown but a short Uber ride to anywhere you want to go. Construction makes...

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are currently undergoing a complete renovation, which will be completed in June. Our new rooms are beautiful and very modern, and I hope you will try us again so that you can experience them. We are a short drive to downtown, approximately 6 miles, but that short drive saves a lot of money for...

Kent, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Front desk staff was good, rooms very clean breskfast each morning very good staff all were kind , we stayed at same time as hotel was getting a internal face lift contractors were at 400 each day and never heard loud them at all place looks good.

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, and for mentioning our staff's kind service. We love our new rooms, and we are very pleased that you loved them too! Thank you for staying with us!

Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked two rooms with this hotel for a Carnival cruise from Charleston with family in April 2017. The remodeled décor is fresh and new with a blue and gray color scheme on the third floor where our rooms were located. The mgmt. was able to accommodate an early check-in and side-by-side rooms for a family of six. The staff was...

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We love the title of it! We are midway through our renovation, and as you found, our new rooms are fabulous! We are so pleased that we could give your family a wonderful pre-cruise experience here with us. Hope that you had a blast on your cruise!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I called the Holiday Inn Express on Savannah Hwy for a reservation the night before leaving for a cruise to the Bahamas. Leila was wonderful. She answered all questions I had. If you are cruising from Charleston, this is the place to stay. You can leave your vehicle here and transportation to and from the port will be arranged. Also...

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments So glad you were able to take advantage of our "Don't Miss the Boat" package. As you found, it includes your room, free parking for your car while you are gone, and we arrange an outside shuttle service to take you to and from the port. It's a great value! Thank you for staying with...

Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot say enough great things about this hotel! From the environmental services staff, to the front desk staff, I was greeted by everyone with a smile and a warm comment. The front desk staff knew we were going on a cruise and seemed so excited for us, making comments each time they saw us. The breakfast had absolutey anything...

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KellyFassett, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your kind words! We are so pleased that you had such a great stay with us! I do apologize for any inconvenience you experienced on your return trip from the port. We do not have our own shuttle so we have to contract with an outside company, but we normally hear very complimentary things about...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel Charleston is the perfect choice for value and convenience, located five miles from Historic Downtown Charleston and Charleston International Airport. At check-in, enjoy freshly baked cookies and icy lemonade. In addition, our friendly staff will assist in your plans to explore Charleston shopping, Charleston golf, Charleston area beaches, great local Charleston restaurants and many other Charleston attractions. For your convenience, tours are available with convenient pick up from our lobby. Our friendly staff will assist you with Charleston tour packages, directions and discount coupons. Charleston Annual Special Events & Festivals (within 5 miles of hotel) Southeastern Wildlife Expo (February) Charleston Food & Wine Festival (February) Festival of House & Gardens (March) Flower Town Festival (April) Cooper River Bridge Run (April) Charleston Cajun Festival (April) Family Circle Cup (Tennis April) Spoleto & Piccolo Spoleto Festival (May-June) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Charleston

Address: 1943 Savannah Highway, Charleston, SC 29407-6250
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: $164 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Charleston 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Charleston (Us 17 And i-526)
Holiday Inn Express Charleston (Us 17 & i-526) Hotel Charleston
Holiday Inn Charleston
Charleston Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in Charleston
#23 Family Hotel in Charleston
#27 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#31 Business Hotel in Charleston
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“all looked good”
mallardpointwines, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Third floor remodel is finished and lovely. Floors one and two in progress.”
L0vetotravelgal, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“During rennovation, ask to be far away from construction. I didn't hear a thing!”
cruiselass, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The 3rd & half the 2nd floor (so far as of March 2017) have been completely renovated.”
, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a higher floor since the lower floors have yet to have been renovated.”
nicoledlowe, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
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