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Francis Marion Hotel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“swamp fox”(366 reviews)
“historic hotel”(278 reviews)
“king street”(263 reviews)
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All reviewsswamp foxhistoric hotelking streetan older hotelwithin walking distancefarmers marketsmall bathroombeautiful lobbycorner roombell staffdowntown charlestonsouthern charmperfect locationbed was very comfortableparking garagefmconference
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm partial to staying in smaller historic/trendy hotels rather than the big chains. We chose a deluxe with a view room. 10th floor. The most unique aspect of this room was there were 2 (SMALL) bathrooms and two closets. Such a surprise! The hotel is...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

This a delightful place to stay. The staff are wonderful and a pleasure to speak with are immediate in providing any customer requests. Honestly, this was our first stay at this hotel mostly because we live in Pawleys Island and it’s an easy drive down...More

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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded January 19, 2018

It was delightful having you here! Thanks for making our hotel apart of your routine visits to Charleston moving forward. We can't wait to welcome you back soon! Safe travels, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently had approximately 20 team members attend a two day corporate meeting at this facility. Folks traveled from near and far to meet with various time zones and needs. Super impressed with the flexibility, service, food, location and follow through with every detail to make...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hotel is beautiful and in a perfect location to walk pretty much anywhere around old town Charlestown. The free shuttle stops right down the street also. Front desk staff, concierge, bellmen, and valets were all friendly and helpful. Rooms are beautiful and have a...More

Thank Jill M
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded yesterday

Jill, thanks for letting us know how much you enjoyed the location and comfortable rooms. You can always count on us for courteous and attentive service. I hope to welcome you back if you're ever visiting the area again. Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fabulous classic old hotel...the lobby was under construction during our visit...new carpeting was being installed...so it was a bit noisy...we had a bit of a snafu getting our bags to our room...miscommunication I guess...but after many hours...our bags were brought up and the evening supervisor...More

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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded yesterday

We're thrilled you enjoyed the hotel's historic charm and dining at the Swamp Fox! You can always count on us for friendly and attentive service. We hope to welcome you back the next time you're visiting Charleston. Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Price range
US$174 - US$1,278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#13 Family Hotel in Charleston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$174 - US$1,278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#13 Family Hotel in Charleston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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JamesKandJohnA
May 17, 2018|
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Response from Laura M | Reviewed this property |
It's about a 30 minute walk. Not bad at all.
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Golfpa1
February 8, 2018|
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Response from Caitlin S | Reviewed this property |
I would say to at least spend a long weekend there, but you could certainly make a week trip out of it as well! We found that this hotel was a great walking distance from downtown, and didn't use our car to drive anywhere... More
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chs262
October 21, 2017|
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Response from doclago1 | Reviewed this property |
I could be wrong but I don't believe there is one. There are plenty of taxis and Ubers available. It's about $40 for cab from the airport to the hotel
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"Perfect for attending local festivals, especially the Charleston Food + Wine Festival"
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"Had a room with a great view facing the park and the water."
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"Ask about corner rooms - the extra window and light plus the view make them desirable. Bath sizes can vary..."
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"GREAT sleep. Beds are so comfortable!!!"
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