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    Francis Marion Hotel

    387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403-6468
    (843) 779-9153
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    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    Memorable more than I expected. My friends and family members came to visit me. The weather was very warm , sunny, and windy. Many things are in walking distance. A park, shoe stores, bars, resturants, coffee shops, and drug stores.More

    1  Thank Rhonda G
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 23 February 2016

    Rhonda, I'm thrilled that your stay was such a fond memory for you and your family -- that's the goal here, but, of course, it doesn't hurt to have a perfectly beautiful day to enjoy! Hope to welcome you back soon! Take care, Stephen Parker,...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    The Francis Marion is similar to the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans - classic older hotel restored, both physically as well as bringing back true service, well-appointed rooms, and modern amenities. Doormen open the door each time, parking valet and front desk always ready and...More

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    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 23 February 2016

    So glad you enjoyed every moment of your stay, Dave, and I want to thank you for the kind words. From our food to our rooms and amenities, I'm thrilled that you had such a wonderful time. Best, Stephen Parker, Hotel Manager

    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    I stayed three nights at the Francis Marion Hotel while attending a business conference in Charleston. The room was comfortable, but the bathroom was only slightly larger than an airplane rest room! There was no tub, shower only. The sink was the "attached to the...More

    Thank texastraveler108
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 22 February 2016

    Thank you for your feedback here on TripAdvisor. I am pleased to read you found the staff helpful and cordial, and your Swamp Fox meals delicious! We hope you consider the Francis Marion for your next business trip to Charleston. Best regards, Stephen Parker, Hotel...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    We stayed here for a wedding a few months ago and it was mediocre at best. The bathrooms are so small and the rooms are too. It was also very dated but I understand that it is a very old hotel. My biggest issue was...More

    Thank Whitney H
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 22 February 2016

    Whitney, while smaller rooms do come with the territory as an older hotel, odors such as mold or smoke should never be present, and I'm sorry that it made for such a poor experience. I know you mentioned that you wouldn't stay with us again,...More

    Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for a seminar and were quite pleased with the location and the rate! Little things could make a difference, like a soap dish and a robe! The lighting is awful, as I had to move a lamp over to the desk so...More

    1  Thank Traveler B
    Response from FMH_Manager, Manager at Francis Marion HotelResponded 22 February 2016

    Thanks for the feedback -- we pay close attention to everything going on in our rooms, but there will, of course, always be room for improvement. That said, any issues you run into can always be addressed by our staff, so when you stay with...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$151 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Spa Hotel in Charleston
    • #13 Business Hotel in Charleston
    • #15 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
    • #21 Family Hotel in Charleston
    • #24 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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    • Number of rooms
    • 234
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    chs262
    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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    Response from FMH_Manager | Property representative |
    Hi, Ms. Marolda: We do have packages that include breakfast. Please call us at 843-722-0600 or visit our website for more information. To get from the airport, we recommend getting a taxi, which will cost about $30... More
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    "Park at the public garage next door and make sure they know you are guest at the hotel but a discounted rate."
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    "Front rooms have a bit of street noise."
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    "We were on the 6th floor with a view of the park which was really pretty!"
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    "Choose another hotel with more space, that's how to get a better room."
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