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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Simple, clean, friendly staff...perfectly situated between the Market street area and king street. Free parking always a plus. Only drawback was door slamming in the morning. Very walkable to everything...great rambling location.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There's HH with cheese and crackers (doesn't include drinks). They have a new Brew Cafe on site for breakfast (not complimentary). There's an attached garage for guest parking (at $20 per night). Most rooms do not have a view (the hotel was built before everything that's now around it). STILL, we had a fabulous two night stay here. Our room...

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East Amherst, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed here many times over the past 10 years and have always had an excellent experience. We usually book a King room for the comfort and amount of room available. The room was clean and odor free. It was quiet. Staff are quite friendly and very courteous. We will always stay here when in Charleston. The only complaint...

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Castleton On Hudson, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We drove into Charleston with no reservations as it was our stop from NY to Florida. Lucky for us they were able to accommodate us, and did so with friendly happy personalities. The hotel is very nice, clean and for us quiet. We were in room 329 right next to the elevator. This concerned me, but honestly we heard no...

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our hotel as your half way point! We appreciate the kind words regarding your visit! I hope you enjoy your time in Florida!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location. Friendly and attentive service. Room/bathroom a bit on the small side, but very nice and comfortable. Free parking is an enormous perk and they even let you keep your car there until 4pm on the day you check out. Happy hour (with low-priced drinks and free cheese/olives) and free morning coffee are very nice touches too. There is...

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your honesty and thank you for sharing. Your business means so much to us! Thank you again for choosing the King Charles Inn!

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not a big, flashy hotel. It is small but has been recently updated and has a very attentive staff. The room was very nice. Hotel is located in the heart of Charleston. I would highly recommend the property.

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing such a positive review with others! We appreciate your business and hope you enjoyed your Charleston visit!

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a four day stay at the King Charles Inn. The hotel is centrally located--can walk everywhere! Also, a huge plus is the complimentary parking on-site, very handy. The rooms are well equipped, spacious and well decorated. The staff is terrific, very helpful and pleasant. A special thanks to Tom!! Plan to return!

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for recognizing our staff! We appreciate your business and hope to serve you again in the future!

Flemington, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location is you don't have, or don't want to use a car. Most everything is walking distance or you can take the free bus. Very clean hotel with a wonderful front desk staff. Nice rooms with nice bathrooms. Got a great deal during valentine's day, so we made it a long weekend!

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review! The King Charles Inn is a popular choice by many guests for both the great location and especially the on-site complimentary parking! I am glad you experienced first hand our attentive service!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is excellent. You can walk to everything. The front desk staff was very helpful, with maps, directions and recommendations. Free parking and a well appointed room make this a great choice for a Charleston hotel.

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

I am very pleased to hear that you felt a warm welcome from our friendly and helpful Front Desk staff! Thank you for the fantastic review!

Saint Simons Island, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel, return guest so we knew what to expect. Staff very friendly and most helpful. Very large king room. Generally quiet, could hear shower running from room next door. FREE ON SITE PARKING!!!! Easy walking to what we wanted to do. Make sure to make reservations where you want to eat before that day, on weekends most restaurants are...

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The King Charles Inn is ideally located in the heart of Charleston's Historic District. Beautiful guest rooms feature hand-crafted furniture, flat screen HD TVs, Free Wifi and much more. The King Charles Inn is one of the only hotels in downtown that offers COMPLIMENTARY PARKING! Join us nightly in BREW Pub for complimentary snacks and Happy Hour. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King Charles Inn

Address: 237 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401-1697
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: $292 - $633 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — King Charles Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
Best Western King Charles Hotel Charleston
Best Western Charleston
Charleston Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Charleston
#6 Green Hotel in Charleston
#10 Family Hotel in Charleston
#13 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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“For an extra fee, you can upgrade to a suite if a view is important.”
 of 5 bubbles phaser90, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I'm a light sleeper--so requested a very quiet room. Was on the top floor and heard no noise.”
 of 5 bubbles judithc261, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with queen beds seemed small to me. We stayed in a King room. Very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles BobM426, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on 4th floor at rear of hotel. Quiet but little further from front desk area than some may like.”
 of 5 bubbles wgmac1961, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our room faced the side of the building and it was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 789melissao, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
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