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    Francis Marion Hotel

    387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403-6468
    (843) 779-9153
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    • Average10%
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    we stayed at Francis Marian Hotel as our grandson was being married and the reception was there. We had a handicap room for my husband and upon arrival had a small plumbing problem and a table that was in the way of him using his...More

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

    It was our pleasure making accomodations for your family! That's exactly what we're here for. Now, it's exciting to learn you all felt right at home. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future! Happy New Year, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Had a great stay at Francis Marion - the rooms were very clean, the cleaning staff very accommodating; the restaurant food was good and reasonable; front desk staff check in and out efficient and helpful; valet out front very courteous; parking garage close and convenient....More

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    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    It's terrific our festive spirit and staff won you over, Lynn! Thanks for staying with us over the holidays. I hope you'll consider visiting again soon! Wishing you well, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We loved the beautiful foyer, all decorated for Christmas. The staff were polite, the room was clean, and the carpet was plush. The whole experience felt very "glamorous!" Until, on our last day, we had breakfast at the Swamp Fox. Empty tables visible, yet we...More

    Thank Shambi E
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    I'm happy you liked your room, Shambi, and stay with us in general. I do apologize for your visit wrapping up this way at Swamp Fox -- it's unlike our service to be anything less than the best. If you do choose to dine with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in this hotel for one night after my wife had outpatient surgery in Charleston. The staff was amazing. They were ready for us after I called ahead. They took the car In record time and wisked us to our room like a magic...More

    Thank Chuck K
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    It's great to hear from you, Chuck! I'm glad we could provide you with such cozy accommodations during your short time in Charleston. It's wonderful you found everything you needed in our gift shop and through room service. If you ever find yourself back in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed here for a few nights, and we overall had a good stay. The hotel's location is in walking distance to restaurants and the market area. The beds weren't too comfortable, but the location of the hotel made up for that....More

    Thank Caitlin S
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    It's terrific the location of our hotel turned out to be so convenient for you, Caitlin! Thanks for staying with us. Hoping we'll get the chance to welcome you back soon! Take care, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

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    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • US$157 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
    • #13 Business Hotel in Charleston
    • #13 Family Hotel in Charleston
    • #15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
    • #24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 234
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    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
    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
    Melissa W
    21 July 2017|
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    "The rooms on the upper floors provide a beautiful view of the city."
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