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Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Medical Area

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250 Spring St, Charleston, SC 29403-5102 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wanted to shout out to all the employees that were always so cool to us. And apologize for the incident that unfortunately occurred. I wish I could explain it. But there’s so much more to the story than was originally discovered. My man was not...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

We only stayed for one night but we had a great stay! Front desk staff was friendly and helpful at check in. The room was clean and it had a nice view, could see the sunset, which I liked. This was a family stay and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our room was broken into either from an unlocked balcony door or a duplicate key. Thousands of dollars of items stolen. Hotel management was good about being apologetic about the situation but no discounts or comps were offered for the loss.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Tourwithclass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night while on a road tour recently. The hotel is ok but the location next to a construction site is not great and can be noisy. Location for access to Charleston is good and is easy to find and the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Peter L
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Medical AreaResponded 3 days ago

Hi Peter L, Thank you for leaving us your review and for spending the night with us here in Charleston. We are grateful that you've chosen the Holiday Inn to host you. As always, we wanted nothing more but to ensure your experience turn as...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at theis hotel for a conference. The room we were given faced a construction zone and they were working all hours of the day and night. Impossible to sleep. No lampshade on the bedside lights and we requested to have our bed made...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Julia S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Medical AreaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Fransa2016, We were so disappointed to see your comments here, but are very appreciative of the candid feedback. Our lack of responsiveness is most concerning and we will be using your observations for corrective action with the team. We are glad that the second...More

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About
Description
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Medical area. We are perfectly located adjacent to the Medical University of South Carolina and in close proximity to Charleston's Historic District. This new More Holiday Inn Express features views of the Ashley River, a beautiful outdoor pool, Express Start hot breakfast and free high-speed wireless Internet. We are also just down the street from Brittlebank Park with its state-of-the-art playground and fishing pier and within walking distance to Joe Riley Baseball Field, home of the Charleston Riverdogs. Plus, we are convenient to the Charleston area's many historic plantations, golf courses, and pristine beaches. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
153
Price range
US$90 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Ashley River
Also Known As
Best Western Charleston
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Charleston Best Western
Location
United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
153
Price range
US$90 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Holiday Inn Express Charleston Downtown - Ashley River
Also Known As
Best Western Charleston
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Charleston Best Western
Location
United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
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Teresa T
18 June 2018|
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Response from MiJa55 | Reviewed this property |
Very close. Under a 1/2 mile to where I am suspecting you will be leaving out from. I would not suggest walking as there aren’t construction free sidewalks and traffic can get a bit congested.
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GGno2
23 May 2017|
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Response from linbin45 | Reviewed this property |
We thought it was quiet and we were there 5 nights and it was quiet. Rooms are very comfortable and clean. Staff were wonderful. Will be staying again next year.
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Sherrie L
23 March 2017|
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Response from Alexander G | Reviewed this property |
I've found it differs from hotel to hotel but I checked the "BringFido" app and it appears they accept pets with an extra fee. I still recommend calling the front desk to verify... i wouldn't trust a website that may not... More
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"Avoid a room fronting on to the construction site."
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"Ask for a room on the opposite side of the building from the construction."
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26 Sep 2018
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"Ask which rooms are furthest from the construction site"
HotelCalifornians
1 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a room on the opposite side of the hotel from the construction."
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8 Aug 2018
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