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

$314+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 2,123 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.4
  • 8.8
  • 6.3

Good to know

  • 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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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 2,123 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% 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%."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
      8.5 "85% said the concierge service was amazing."
      7.8 "78% were impressed by the valet service."
      8.0 "80% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.8 "78% were happy with the room service."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      8.4 "84% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.1 "Very good internet connection."
      7.6 "76% said the wifi quality was great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.3 "Average value."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.9 "Not very comfortable."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.5 "65% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 1,252 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      7.6 "76% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.1 "Very good internet connection."
    • 7.4 "Good vibe."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.4 "94% said it was a stylish hotel."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.1 "Average value."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were small."
      0.1 "99% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.6 "64% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 700 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
      7.7 "77% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 8.9 "Food is delicious."
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.3 "93% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 6.1 "Average value."
    • 5.6 "Average cleanliness."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.2 "52% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "88% complained about the bathroom."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.3 "For 87%, the rooms looked old."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.6 "64% found problems with the furniture."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.7 "63% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    based on 42 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
      7.3 "73% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    based on 127 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
      9.5 "95% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.9 "89% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 6.0 "Average value."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      2.6 "74% 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
    "Pleasant entrance area"
    "Great shopping"
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