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Shem Creek Inn

TravelocityUSD 200*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very nice hotel. I wouldn't pay the extra for the King luxury next time because of lack of privacy due to the restaurant dining area directly below the balcony. People are very nice that work there. I would suggest that you check out items such as the beds for comfort and that the hot water works in the shower. We...

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Newtown, Connecticut, United States
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

First time here and was very impressed with the attention to making their remodel look bright and inviting. The open air feeling of the main lobby and reception area do a lot to bring in the pool as well as Shem Creek which is located within footsteps of the Inn. Bright and clean bathrooms, plenty of water pressure. Keurig and...

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James P, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

We really appreciate the kind words Paul and we very much look forward to seeing you again in the future. We will try and make sure the weather is great during your next trip as well so the lobby is nice and open!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time, great service and the boardwalk was a refreshing romantic evening walk, the balcony view was even better! We were so pleased to see the dolphin, we look forward to seeing them every time we visit. Seeing the dolphins during dinner at Waters Edge restaurant was a special treat!

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with such great feedback of your recent stay loricon12760! It was a pleasure hosting you and we are happy to hear that being able to dine with dolphins was an extra special moment that you got to experience while with us. Thanks for choosing to stay here on Shem Creek and...

Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there last week for my sons Wedding and were so impressed! When you walk in to this newly remodeled open air hotel lobby, you can't help but smile because you immediately feel like you're on vacation! The staff is amazing and so accommodating! The rooms are gorgeous and very clean and breakfast is included! This hotel sits in...

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive review of your recent stay with us Jami! Walking up to our open air lobby definitely sets the tone for the amazing stay that you are in for. It was pleasure hosting your entire wedding party and we love to hear that the yacht was such a big...

Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've always wanted to visit the Charleston area, one of my favorite authors talks about it all the time, including Shem Creek. I never dreamed I'd be staying on it! My husband and I stayed here 6 nights and I wouldn't hesitate to go back, in fact we are planning another visit with my sister and her husband for the...

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a positive and detailed review of the time that you spent with us Michelle! Our entire team loves to hear that this was your first time staying with us and you already are planning your next visit. Thank you for appreciating all of the upgrades and changes that we made...

Bonita Springs, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for 2 nights for a wedding. Once we parked the car we did not need it again - there were great restaurants and bars within walking distance. Great views all around. Amazing front desk service.

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome 5-Star review Brittany! It was a pleasure hosting you and the entire wedding party. It's a huge benefit that with everything that surrounds us our guests don't need to drive once they arrive. Our front desk team truly enjoys making sure every guest is having the best possible experience. We hope to have the pleasure...

Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favorite place to stay as locals. The staff always goes above and beyond to make our trip unforgettable and keeps us coming back! The renovations look amazing! From the fresh clean look of the lobby to the updates of the rooms, it all looks incredible. Plenty of bars and restaurants walking distance of the hotel, but also a quick...

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with such positive feedback of your recent stay happyplace2202! Locals just like you and out of town visitors keep choosing Shem Creek Inn for the incredible atmosphere and terrific bars/restaurants that surround us, and now we have a brand new hotel to go with our perfect location. Thank you for continuing...

Los Alamos, New Mexico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Front lobby staff was very friendly. Housekeeping on the other hand was sloppy. Trash was not removed on a daily basis, floor was not vacuumed during the entire stay. Their breakfast was the same on a daily basis.

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire team I apologize that our housekeeping department did not perform up to the high standards that we demand. We reviewed your response with our housekeeping department and we ensure that the corrective changes have been made to make sure there aren't issues like this moving forward. Thank you for choosing to stay to with us...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shem Creek Inn is an amazing! The staff is friendly and knowledgeable about the area. This Inn displays southern hospitality at its finest! The rooms and view are awesome! We cannot wait to come back!

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to write such a positive review of your time here Shesaruckus! Our team always strives to define southern hospitality and we love to hear that you can not wait to return. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a one night stay at Shem Creek Inn and absolutely loved it! The Inn has just been remodeled and everything was clean and very nice not to mention that we were greeted with a complimentary beer at check-in . Sitting on the pool deck watching the boats come in and out of the waterway was very relaxing. You...

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Kyle W, Manager at Shem Creek Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your excellent feedback of your stay with us pamt96! We agree that our location between the marsh and Shem Creek being paired with all the amazing bars and restaurants makes this a truly one of kind hotel. The complimentary beer at check in is a huge plus for all of our thirsty travelers. We are pleased...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by lowcountry wetlands there is something here for everyone. From bird watching to seeing the change in the tides and watching the gracefullness of the dolphins jumping near the shrimp boats. Let our courteous staff welcome you to your home away from home. Offering you a clean and comfortable atmosphere with outstanding customer service, we are "Charleston's Best kept Secret". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shem Creek Inn

Address: 1401 Shrimp Boat Ln, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4379
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Mount Pleasant
Price Range: $264 - $529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shem Creek Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Shem Creek Hotel Mount Pleasant
Shem Creek Mount Pleasant
Shem Creek Sc
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Mount Pleasant
#9 Business Hotel in Mount Pleasant
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“There are 2 choices...waterfront or marshfront...pick waterfront as you will see dolphins, pelicans, people, boats, etc.”
usanamama, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“Within walking distance of restaurants.”
patrickt120, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Poolside/Creekside for "people watchers" or backside for quieter and views of the salt marsh and sunset”
325PaulH, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You can pay a little extra for a creek side view.”
joblanton7, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pick on on 2nd floor facing the creek.”
nbonbon, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
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