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The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2014

The Vendue came as a recommendation from some friends of ours.....So I took their advice......My wife and I took a quick trip from Myrtle Beach to Charleston to celebrate her birthday. What a great weekend. The hotel was incredible and the food was awesome. Lastly I cannot say enough about the staff. Top notch. Thanks for the bottle of Champagne... More 

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Beverly Hills, Florida
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We opted for the cheapest, only because we had been on the road for 17 days. It was in need of updating. Staff is first class, but we did have a problem, we asked about dinner and everyone told us to go to the rooftop (Aug in Charleston). We said we wanted to eat in The drawning room, we said... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear makkkkko2000, first of all I would like to thank you for choosing The Vendue during your recent trip to Charleston and for taking the time to pass along some much appreciated feedback. As a historic building, no two rooms are alike in our Hotel and I am sure we will be able to find one that will meet or... More 

Charlton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We booked this last min for a 1 night stay in Charleston.. Walking dist. to a lot of attractions and restaurants..Room was large with a fireplace and big tv...We would stay there again...We chose to have our truck parked for us.. Very convenient...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John h, thank you for choosing The Vendue. We hope you will have a chance to stay a little longer on your next visit and experience everything the Holy City and our Hotel have to offer. Best Regards, More 

Newtown, PA
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2014

This was our first time in Charleston and we decided to stay at the highly rated Vendue. It was a great choice. We have traveled around the world and I must say that the Vendue is the most unique hotel that we have ever stayed. The entire hotel is filled with beautiful artwork. This includes the guest rooms. The staff... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Roylafoot, thank you for your kind words. It is indeed our goal to provide a Hotel experience that is different from most and centered around the personalization of interactions. Our staff takes great pride in what they do and it's good to see it appreciated by your satisfaction. We hope to be able to serve you again soon. Best... More 

Minneapolis
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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We stayed at The Vendue for 4 nights and could not say enough about the outstanding service we received. Every employee of the hotel was friendly and professional. It sure made the day start out on a positive note to see so many friendly people. The service was so exceptional it made it easy to over look our very small... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lynn S, thank you for choosing The Vendue. I will make sure to share your comments with our entire staff and especially Allison our Art Docent. We appreciate you considering us for your next visit to Charleston. Please know that because of the historic nature of the Hotel really no two rooms are alike in terms of layout, furnishing,... More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014

My husband and I visited The Vendue for our anniversary. It was beautifully decorated with a hint of modern touches throughout wrapped in all of the iconic fixtures of Charleston. The staff was top notch! They were kind, professional and attentive to all of your needs. My only suggestion would be to make sure that you know what size room... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Teejay229, thank you for staying at The Vendue during your recent trip to Charleston and for the beautiful review. Our historic building does have rooms of various size and layouts and we will be happy to book you in one of the larger floorplans on your next visit. Please do let our agent know or feel free to contact... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Our stay at the Vendue was lovely. We were in the renovated part of the hotel and our room was big, nicely appointed and comfortable. The bathroom was a nice surprise... a big shower with modern fixtures. But the best part of our visit was the staff - very friendly and intent on making our stay enjoyable. The concierge booked... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear tcpc90, thank you for staying at The Vendue and for taking the time to write a wonderful review with such insightful feedback. Great to hear you were pleasantly surprised by the quality/size of the bathroom and of course it is a source of great pride for us to know that our staff made your stay extra special. I apologize... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2014

My mother and I drove into Charleston and I we were exiting I26 a torrential storm hit. Unfortunately the roads flooded with knee high deep waves and we had to seek higher ground in the parking lot of a post office. After the storm over, we called the Vendue and he sent a van (much higher of the ground than... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ashley M, thank you again for the great comments. Please accept our sincerest apologies for the lost bag, I can assure you it is uncharacteristic of our service level. Looking forward to the next opportunity to serve you. Best Regards, More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2014

We stayed with friends at the Vendue for 5 days. We found staff friendly and helpful. We found Ryan the bellman to be helpful and a wealth of knowledge Beautiful roof top bar. However loved the downstairs bar and John the bartender was great Rooms were beautiful and clean Our one criticism was after 10:00 no food at the bar... More 

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JMTK1, thank you for staying at The Vendue and for the great feedback... we will definitely pass it along to Johnny. I apologize for the lack of late night food option... we are extending food service until 11pm in the week end for now to improve that. Hope you will get a chance to join us again in the... More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Visited the Vendue for a quick couples getaway. We loved the hotel, and will definitely be back - in fact, we plan on eloping in Charleston in October and will be staying here again!! Anyone a fan of small botique hotels with personalized service will not be disappointed! You can't beat the location, and the rooftop bar is excellent. The... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently named #4 Best Small City Hotel in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure 2015. Charleston's Art Hotel, The Vendue, is located in the city's historic French Quarter just steps from world-renowned galleries and boutiques. The hotel features 2-3 rotating exhibits per year, allowing guests to explore and discover art from around the globe. Innovative cuisine, enticing art displays and panoramic rooftop views collectively inspire guests at every turn ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel

Address: 19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > French Quarter
Price Range: $251 - $549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Vendue Hotel Charleston
Vendue Inn Charleston Sc
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Charleston
#10 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#11 Family Hotel in Charleston
#12 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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