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Francis Marion Hotel
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387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403, United States
+1 843 722 0600

AED 871+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 2,061 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 9.3
  • 6.2
  • 5.8

Good to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Great shopping

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    About

    Located in the heart of historic downtown Charleston on Marion Square, the Francis Marion Hotel has offered gracious service and elegant accommodations since 1924. Meticulously restored, the Francis Marion combines 1920's style and grace with modern comfort and conveniences for today’s sophisticated traveler all within steps of some of the cities best boutiques, historic landmarks and great eateries.

    Amenities include doorman and bell service, concierge, valet parking, room service, complimentary wireless Internet services, business center, newsstand, gift shop, Starbucks™ and a well-equipped fitness center. Guests can enjoy classic Southern cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner in The Swamp Fox Restaurant & Bar, a Charleston restaurant, known for its artfully prepared dishes using local farm fresh ingredients. Or simply relax with cocktails and jazz piano music in The Swamp Fox Bar. The hotel also offers complete spa services at the on-site Spa Adagio.

    Enjoy a wonderful night's sleep with our heavenly, pillow-top mattress and luxurious bedding with triple sheeting. As the only high-rise hotel in the historic district, the hotel offers spectacular views of Charleston's church steeples, antebellum mansions and famous harbor.

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    Francis Marion Hotel

    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • A/V equipment hire
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Safe
    • Express check out
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 2,061 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      8.0 "80% were impressed by the valet service."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      8.6 "86% loved the menu selection."
      7.1 "71% were happy with the price."
      7.8 "78% loved the dining experience."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
      8.9 "89% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.6 "96% said it was a stylish hotel."
      10.0 "100% thought the hotel was luxurious."
    • 6.2 "Average value."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.9 "61% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 1,257 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "78% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 7.4 "Good vibe."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.6 "96% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.1 "Average value."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were small."
      0.1 "99% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.1 "59% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 618 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "78% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      8.8 "88% loved the menu selection."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.5 "95% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 6.0 "Average value."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      1.2 "88% complained about the bathroom."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.4 "For 86%, the rooms looked old."
      2.1 "79% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
      3.3 "67% found problems with the furniture."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.3 "77% had problems with the shower."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.1 "59% thought it was too noisy."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 61 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
    • 8.0 "Amenities are good."
      8.1 "81% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were small."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 123 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.8 "Average value."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were small."
      0.2 "98% criticized the small bathroom."
    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean rooms"
    "Pleasant entrance area"
    "Great shopping"
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