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Francis Marion Hotel

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Reviewed 18 April 2016

I recently stayed at the Frances Marion Hotel. The room was beautiful just like the city itself; however on the second night of my stay I was struck with food poisoning from local restaurant NOT connected to the hotel. At that point I saw what...More

1  Thank BUSHU2016
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 21 April 2016

It's always upsetting to get sick while on vacation, but I'm so glad we could help to make you more comfortable while getting over it! It really makes me happy to know you had all the help and service necessary to recover, and I'll be...More

Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

The Swamp Fox Restuarant Sunday Brunch at The Francis Marion Hotel was excellent. The service was also excellent. Will go there again. The manager Ricky and Eddie at the Restuarant were so friendly and accommodating during our visit from Houston with our family.More

Thank Neva100
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 19 April 2016

You don't know what it means to me hearing the brunch and service could make such an impression! I'll be sure to pass the kind words along to the rest of the staff, and I hope we'll get to welcome you back in for another...More

Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Charleston has become one of my favorite towns to visit; and it is mainly because I stay at the Francis Marion Hotel. It is historic and has a 'one of a kind' charm! Absolutely beautiful. Not only are the rooms and public spaces fantastic- the...More

Thank Jonathan W
Response from FMH_Manager, Owner at Francis Marion HotelResponded 19 April 2016

And we're excited to have you back, Jonathan! So glad that both Charleston and our hotel have become favorites of yours! I'm thrilled that our service impressed you so much. There's absolutely nothing more important to us. I can't wait to pass along your compliments!...More

Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night as we were switching hotels for the remainder of our trip and my expectations were somewhat low going in, but I must say I was surprised. Front desk staff was friendly and even had our room ready for...More

Thank AMY17
Response from FMH_Manager, Owner at Francis Marion HotelResponded 19 April 2016

I'm so glad you got a chance to stay with us, Amy -- even if was only for a night! It's wonderful that the service and rooms worked so well for you. Hope we get to have you back soon! Warmly, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

Reviewed 14 April 2016

The hotel staff was very friendly and very accommodating. I was traveling with a large group and they were very helpful anytime we needed anything. The hotel rooms were very clean, lots of natural light, good views. The best part of this hotel is the...More

Thank stewac06
Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 17 April 2016

Thanks for choosing us for your stay! It's wonderful to hear that you loved everything so much, especially the location. Even more, I'm thrilled that you loved the service. Come back soon! Warmly, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

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#5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Family Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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US$171 - US$430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#13 Family Hotel in Charleston
#13 Business Hotel in Charleston
#15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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9 February 2018|
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Response from immomx3 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed 3 full days. You can walk almost anywhere from the location of this hotel. I had a stress fracture in my foot so we ended up using a rental car. The first day we walked to the tourist center and took a 1 hour tour... More
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chs262
21 October 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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16 October 2017|
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Response from BKPaints | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have a shuttle but our recent Uber rides were $30.40 from the airport to the hotel and oddly enough $17.50 from the hotel to the airport for our departure. Granted it was 4th of July weekend so you never... More
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