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Lovely hotel, helpful and friendly staff. Good concierge. Close to bus stop and shopping area and lots of restaurants, Within walking distance of the river. Lovely food in the Swamp Fox and good servers (unfortunately the greeter we had for breakfast and dinner was uncommunicative...More
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
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 6 days ago
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.
Stephen Parker, Hotel...More
Our hotel room was large with 2 Full size beds (we would have preferred even a Queen Size bed), a desk, small bar refrigerator, and table. Didn't have any drawers to place your clothes though and I missed that. There was a safe in a...More
Great old, historic hotel. Convenient location. Plenty of things to see within walking distance and easy walk to free circulator busses at the Charleston visitor's center. “Harbor view” rooms do offer nice views. Be sure to see old, stately homes on the College of Charleston...More
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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded yesterday
I'm delighted that you loved your stay! From our central location to our historic atmosphere, it's wonderful that everything was to your liking. If you're ever in Charleston again, we hope you'll pay us another visit.
All the best,
Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager
My husband and I stayed here for a conference I was attending. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The room was dated if you are interested in this type of ambiance. There was no pool onsite. The hotel is in an excellent location and...More
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Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 5 days ago
Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Francis Marion, Sherri! We are pleased that our staff took great care of you and your husband and that you could enjoy our central location. If you're ever in need of a place to stay...More
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 ...Moretastefully 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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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
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. We loved the carriage rides (absolute must), exploring the market area and walking through the waterfront park. There really is so much to explore and even looking at the beautiful architecture is enjoyable.