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Francis Marion Hotel

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387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403-6468 See on map
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Free Wifi
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4 Star accommodation
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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 fm conference
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Reviewed today

The Francis Marion Hotel staff was excellent their response to all requests and the hotel itself lives up to its characterization as a Five Star Hotel located in the center of historic Charleston. Easy access to all of downtown's points of interest and first class...More

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Reviewed 7 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

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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 today

Stayed here for a wedding weekend! Clean rooms that are nicely decorated. Wonderful staff who were quick to get us checked in and out. Located right in the middle of everything. Would stay here again.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were excited about our stay at this historic hotel. We expected certain deficiencies due to the age (layout, small bathroom). We did not expect a total lack of attention to detail. This hotel needs a better maintenance department. When you step off the elevator...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Francis Marion Hotel is in the most perfect location in Charleston. The hotel is beautiful and the service is top-notch. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are exceptionally clean (and I am difficult to please!). During my 4 day stay, I could not...More

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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 2 days ago

Wow -- thank you so much, Sarah. It means a lot to know that you had such a wonderful stay, and I'm flattered that you even found our location to be perfect. I'll certainly let the staff know that you had such a lovely time,...More

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Description
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 More tastefully furnished for today’s sophisticated traveler, and provide modern conveniences from wireless Internet access, voicemail and data ports to on-demand movies. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
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Family
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Business
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Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
234
Price range
US$150 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Francis Marion Charleston
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Hotel Francis Marion
Location
United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
,
Business
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
234
Price range
US$150 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Francis Marion Charleston
,
Hotel Francis Marion
Location
United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
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Ramona1FtWorth
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10 October 2018|
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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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"Lock the chain on your door. The cleaning staff start a bit early."
Departure32692650935
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"I always ask for refrigerator. "
vtrent2018
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"Our room had a great view of the Charleston harbor."
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"We stayed on the third floor - no view. I'd opt for a higher floor next time as they tout beautiful..."
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