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166 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-3125
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 25/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 25/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#1 of 71 hotels in Charleston
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2020 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
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Regularly ranked among the city of Charleston's most luxurious retreats, the French Quarter Inn captivates guests with an experience similar to that of visiting the gracious home of a charming Southern friend. Our exquisitely designed Charleston hideaway will provide you with a taste of the Historic District's refined past. Our hotel offers modern touches, including a welcome champagne toast and spacious Italian marble bathrooms, this is your home away from home. Prepare to be pampered with such unexpected delights and inclusive amenities, such as our seven pillow menu and evening turndown service with a Charleston treat.
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Property amenities
Electric vehicle charging station
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycles available
Board games / puzzles
Books, DVDs, music for children
Highchairs available
Car hire
Valet parking
Wifi
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Wine / champagne
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Concierge
Gift shop
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Umbrella
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Bathrobes
Safe
Telephone
Bottled water
Iron
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
On-demand films
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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City view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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Lisa wrote a review 21 Feb
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As always, the FQ Inn was fantastic. We always stay here when visiting Charleston. The location is perfect, the service outstanding and the accommodations lovely, particularly the terrace rooms! Highly recommend!
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Dear "Lisajb1123", We are so pleased to hear that you recent stay at French Quarter Inn was just as wonderful as your previous ones! Thank you for writing this nice review and sharing with the online travel community about our ideal location, our attentive service, and our comfortable accommodations. Thank you for being our repeated guest, as we greatly appreciate your continued loyalty. We can't wait to see you again on your next trip to Charleston! Warmest regards, Carlo Carroccia General Manager
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Jerry W wrote a review Sep 2020
Aiken, South Carolina81 contributions31 helpful votes
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We booked this hotel based on reviews. We assumed it would be very nice , but also thought that it would be different due to covid. We were wrong. This place is as beautiful as all the reviews stated. The staff is levels above other hotels on all counts. They are ultra professional and sincerely friendly. The first impression from the greeting of the valet gentlemen, through the front desk people is top notch. We got there way to early to be checked in, but they brought our luggage in, recommended a nearby restaurant for lunch, and arranged for a driver to get us to our dinner reservation. This was all before we even officially checked in. The deluxe corner terrace king room was gorgeous. Very comfortable and sparkling clean. We were very comfortable with the safety protocol they were following from masks to elevator policy, and how immaculate everything appeared. We assumed there would be a major cutback of amenities. They had to adapt the amenities and they did it wonderfully. They still had options for breakfast in your room, lobby, or outside terrace. Everything was wrapped and packaged to a great level of protection. The bathroom amenities were all high end and nicely presented. The shower is awesome. This hotel deserves every award and good review it has earned. The staff at all levels is fantastic. We won’t need reviews on our next trip to Charleston. We will call the French Quarter Inn. We hated having to go home. You will too.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Responded 7 Sep 2020
Dear "Jerryw380" Greetings from Charleston and thank you for sharing this detailed 5-star review with the Tripadvisor community! We really appreciate all of your compliments about our cleanliness, covid19 safety protocols, luxurious inclusive amenities, and comfortable rooms. More importantly, thank you for noting the level of genuine friendliness and care you experienced from our staff - we are so fortunate to have team members who are dedicated to providing excellent service to all of our guests. We appreciate you as our valued guest and look forward to seeing you on your next visit to our beautiful city! With sincere thanks, Carlo Carroccia General Manager
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torpeedo wrote a review 19 Feb
Lexington, South Carolina75 contributions105 helpful votes
We've been visiting Charleston since 1986. We've stayed at many of the historic district hotels over the years but now stay exclusively at the French Quarter Inn. Fantastic hotel and feels like home, Since Covid restrictions are in place we expected changes but everything was nearly as always. Masks are required in all areas of the hotel except your room of course. Only one couple, person or family in the elevator at a time. Charleston requires masks outside as well. We checked in and valet parked our car. So convenient. We had a nice glass of champagne at check in and our room was ready We stayed in a corner terrace king room. Very spacious and the terrace gave us a view of the city. There was a table and chairs to eat outside and an umbrella for sun. It was Feb so it was 65 and sunny but no need for umbrella. The bedding was so comfortable and everything was spotless. Happy hour was great. Individually wrapped Charcuterie plates. Waiters brought your wine and it was very good. You could purchase mixed drinks if you wanted. Breakfast was room service and we had mixed pastries, fruit and yogurt, OJ and coffee. Delicious. If you wanted breakfast in the lobby it was a boxed offering. There is 24 hr a day tea, coffee, iced tea and flavored water in the lobby area. The staff was wonderful and couldn't do enough to assist anyone with their individual needs. We will be back!
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Room Tip: Corner balcony with view of the city.
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Dear "torpeedo", We greatly appreciate you providing this 5-star Tripadvisor review! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your time at our luxury boutique property. Your compliments about our inclusive food and beverage offerings, our spacious and well appointed rooms, our helpful and friendly service, and our cleanliness protocols, are very kind. We are grateful to have you as our loyal guest and delighted to hear that you plan to stay at French Quarter Inn exclusively for your Charleston getaways. Thank you again and enjoy the rest of your day! With highest regards, Carlo Carroccia General Manager
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Christine G wrote a review 16 Feb
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We just returned from our weekend getaway here. Every fantastic review you read is absolutely true and more! They have altered things like happy hour due to Covid perfectly. We also felt incredibly safe with their cleaning protocols. The service is top notch, every single person we encountered was amazing, helpful and kind. The location is perfect as well. Walking distance to everything. Our only issue which is of no fault of anyone’s was that we paid extra to have the beautiful terrace off our room and it literally rained every single minute we were there for 48 hours, so that kind of stunk but not their fault. We will definitely be back, it’s worth it!
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Dear "cjgeraci1", Greetings from the historic district of Charleston and thanks for this 5-star review! We are so pleased to hear that your online research was validated by your experience at our luxury boutique hotel! The comfort and safety of our guests are top priorities, so I am happy to know that you felt that we succeeded in these areas. Additionally, we appreciate you complimenting us on our caring service, our close proximity to Charleston sites, and our inclusive wine and cheese happy hour. From the entire French Quarter Inn team, we thank you for choosing us and can't wait to see you again (hopefully no rain next time)! Sincere regards, Carlo Carroccia General Manager
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RMZR1 wrote a review 15 Feb
Alexandria, Louisiana174 contributions93 helpful votes
I can only echo all the other rave reviews. This was an anniversary splurge for us and well worth it. From the moment we checked in we were spoiled but with genuine warmth. We were presented glasses of champagne at check in and a bottle on ice was in our room. The desk personnel are eager to please whether it’s with getting dinner reservations, printing our boarding passes, or arranging a car to the airport. The hotel is tastefully beautiful, but not ostentatious. Coffee is available 24/7 near the front desk in a little reception area. Charcuterie plates and wine are complementary every evening from 5:30-6:00. Cookies and port wine later in the evening. Bottled water is included. Just ask at the desk when you need some. Our room was delightful. The bathroom was large especially the shower. The water was hot and the bed was extremely comfortable. We didn’t have to ask for extra pillows. They were already on the bed. Bicycles are free to use, but since it rained the whole three days we made better use of the free umbrellas. It’s located near everything you really want to see and do. We walked all day but took cabs or ride shares at night. Be forewarned: Ubers are scarce and Lyfts are rare since the feds are paying them to stay home. We were made to feel so welcome that we only left because we had to.
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Dear "RMZR1", Thank you so much for taking some time to share this great review to the Tripadvisor community! It was great be able to host you at our charming boutique hotel. We try to create an atmosphere of approachable luxury that allows guests to truly relax and enjoy themselves. I am so happy to hear that we achieved this goal during your stay and that you appreciated our inclusive food offerings, our amenities, our rooms, and our overall hospitable service. We can't wait to see you again and we thank you for being our valued guest! All the best, Carlo Carroccia General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
US$309 - US$656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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french quarter hotel charleston, french quarter charleston, french quarter inn charleston sc
LOCATION
United StatesSouth CarolinaCoastal South CarolinaCharlestonDowntown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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Frequently Asked Questions about French Quarter Inn
Which popular attractions are close to French Quarter Inn?
Nearby attractions include Escape in 60 (0.08 km), Nightly Spirits (0.1 km), and The 34 West Theater Company (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at French Quarter Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and breakfast buffet.
Which room amenities are available at French Quarter Inn?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at French Quarter Inn?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at French Quarter Inn?
Yes, valet parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to French Quarter Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bitty & Beau's Coffee, Revival, and Charleston Grill.
Is French Quarter Inn located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.3 km away from the centre of Charleston.
Are any cleaning services offered at French Quarter Inn?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does French Quarter Inn offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and conference facilities.
Are there any historical sites close to French Quarter Inn?
Many travellers enjoy visiting St. Michael's Church (0.5 km), Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (0.4 km), and McLeod Plantation Historic Site (4.5 km).
Does French Quarter Inn have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.