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Hopewell, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We have stayed in the Carriage House as well as the Quarters. They are both exceptional. Basically, with either, you have a home. The Carriage House is gorgeous, 2 floors with a baby grand piano, beautiful architectural details, a balcony...the Quarters is also wonderful, with working (gas) fireplaces in both bedrooms (which have 4 poster beds) and also in living...

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Innkeeper/MI, General Manager at 21 East Battery Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review guest! We could not have written a more description promotional piece then that! We hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Our stay in the carriage house of 21 East Battery was perfection. The house is gorgeous and spacious, and we were honored to call it home for our 3 days in Charleston. Debbie, the caretaker, made our stay extra special and was available but never intrusive. We even met the owner and her dog, who were also lovely. My husband...

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Innkeeper/MI, General Manager at 21 East Battery Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and we are glad you took part in the Edmondston-Alston House Museum Tour. Guests of 21 East Battery B&B receive a complimentary tour of this location with their stay, the on-site Innkeeper will be happy to help get that coordinated for you. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 28 August 2016

I have stayed at bed and breakfasts all over the US and in Four Seasons Resorts all across the world, yet my stay here at the 21 East Battery has by far been one of the most charming, relaxing and peaceful vacations... I highly recommend it! Quaint and quiet... it is a jewel on the battery...Julie was a most wonderful...

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Upperville, Virginia
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Fine accommodations enthusiastically managed by Innkeeper Julie Lucas. Very special daily breakfast. we stayed in the "the quarters," which are spacious enough for four family members. Centrally located for enjoyment of the very best of the city.

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Innkeeper/MI, General Manager at 21 East Battery Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Quarters portion of 21 East Battery. With the option of having two bedrooms or one, the space can easily accommodate up to 5 adults. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

Holliston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We were two couples traveling to Charleston to enjoy the Spoletto and Piccolo Spoletto events. We wanted to stay in the historic district near the battery to enjoy early morning and evening walks in the neighborhood and along the battery. We were fortunate enough to find availability at the 21 East Battery B&B ideally located right on the Battery. Reservations...

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Matthews, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We celebrated our wedding anniversary with a most relaxing vacation in the carriage house. The house was beautiful and comfortable. Highlights were the morning quiche, fresh fruit and coming home each day with a fresh baked treat on the table. The Magnolia tree outside the bedroom window bloomed for us. How did they plan that? The bed was comfortable and...

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Innkeeper/MI, General Manager at 21 East Battery Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for making us a part of your Anniversary, and a extended part of your family as well! A positive to that July heat was the blooming Magnolia, so for each challenge you can see the reward. Please keep us in mind with upcoming celebrations, and thank you for your kind words.

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Marvelous! Marvelous! Marvelous! The 21 E Battery Bed and Breakfast, located on the grounds of the Edmondston-Alston house is in the heart of the historic district, and directly across the street from the Battery promenade. The innkeeper, Julie, is not only informative, but is also graciously thoughtful. In general conversation, we shared we were visiting Charleston to celebrate our 32nd...

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Charlotte, NC
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We have stayed in a number of places in the Charleston area, and this place is hands-down the best. The location is ideal: a little more quiet than the hotels near Market street, but still in the heart of historic Charleston. The South-of-Broad location makes you feel less like a tourist, and more like a local living in the most...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is a rare chance to stay in the very best location in a historic home. Quiet, tasteful and meticulously and lovingly looked after, this property lends a travel experience from another time. The innkeeper, Julie, is warm and friendly and most assuredly means business when it comes to the enjoyment of your stay. This is not a hotel, but...

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Eureka, California
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We loved staying here. Stayed in The Quarters, which was perfect for us. You couldn't ask for a better location. We walked everywhere, and enjoyed being right across from the water. Julie's breakfast quiches and baked goods were wonderful, and much appreciated. We would definitely stay here again if we return to Charleston. Great city, great food, great people.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 21 East Battery B&B is located behind the Edmondston / Alston House Museum on the East Battery of Charleston. It consists of 2 buildings, the former Carriage House, and the "Servant" Quarters of the original estate (circa 1825). ... more   less 

Additional Information about 21 East Battery Bed and Breakfast

Address: 21 E Battery St, Charleston, SC 29401-2740
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > Charlestowne
Price Range: £342 - £456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — 21 East Battery Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The Quarters”
 of 5 bubbles wclinton, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Quarters is cozy, while the Carriage house is expansive. Both are great!”
 of 5 bubbles yuttay, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Do not hesitate!”
 of 5 bubbles jjjmf, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“You have two choices. The Carriage house and the quarters. Both are exceptional.”
 of 5 bubbles johnbI4614SG, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Carriage house is definitely the best views, comfort, location, and value.”
 of 5 bubbles reneed853, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
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