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Francis Marion Hotel

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Experience unsurpassed views of the historic harbor at the Francis Marion Hotel, the only high-rise hotel in Charleston’s historic district. All 234 guest rooms including 10 Suites and 7 Penthouse Suites are tastefully furnished for today’s sophisticated traveler, and provide modern conveniences from wireless Internet access, voicemail and data ports to on-demand movies.
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443Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews swamp fox historic hotel king street an older hotel within walking distance farmers market small bathroom beautiful lobby corner room bell staff downtown charleston perfect location southern charm bed was very comfortable parking garage conference fm
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love how the hotel is still in original form of when it was built. Great room, amazing view of the Atlantic Ocean, a the most beautiful sunrises you could wake up to. Great location for annual conferences.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Camille L
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded yesterday

Thanks for all the kind words, Camille! It means so much to know that you love what we do, and I can't wait to have you back for another stay! All the best, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

This hotel is wonderful. It feels a bit like living in a beautiful museum except that every modern convenience and luxury is at your fingertips. The decor in the rooms was amazing, it was all period furnishings and old world charm. It was also extremely...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 14 September 2018

We're so happy to hear our combination of historic charm and modern amenities made your stay here ideal. It was our pleasure to send you off with some pretty postcards. Looking forward to hosting you again next time you're in Charleston. Best, Stephen Parker, Hotel...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the hotel as a get away. When I mentioned to the front desk that we had our wedding reception there 10 years ago and this was our first night away in 8 years they were very welcoming. To our...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lesley I
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded yesterday

I'm so glad that you and your husband had such a wonderful stay, Lesley! Having you here again after that special night 10 years ago really means a lot, and I look forward to seeing you both again sometime down the road! Thanks for everything,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a surprise to have a room with a nice view of the park. Hotel staff were very nice. Beds were extra comfy and there is an awesome Starbucks in the building. The restaurant is nice too. Would love to stay again. Everything you want...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank katrina m
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 2 days ago

I'm so glad that you loved your room so much, Katrina -- as well as everything around it! The fact that we could give you such an enjoyable stay means the world, and I hope we get to have you back again sometime soon! All...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We are a UK couple who chose to stay at Francis Marion for 3 nights as part of a road trip. We found the hotel clean, comfortable and of a really good quality. The staff were also helpful and friendly in all areas of the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank safetyman65
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for deciding to stay with us! It means the world to know that you had such a lovely experience, and I hope we get to do it all over again the next time you're in the area! Thanks again, Stephen Parker,...More

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11 November 2018|
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Response from JasperCharly | Reviewed this property |
10 October 2018|
Response from FMH_Manager | Property representative |
Hi, we do not have microwaves in the rooms. Some rooms do have a mini-fridge. You can request a room with a mini-fridge when making your reservation. We would love to have you stay at the Francis Marion Hotel!
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"Rooms on south side, floor 6 or higher have the best sunrise/skyline views and are quieter."
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"bring an extension cord - outlets are very limited"
1 week ago
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"Get a suite if your wallet can afford it. They're great!"
2 weeks ago
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"Bathrooms are very small. Only negative about this hotel."
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US$147 - US$371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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