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

RM 1,037+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 2,091 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 7.1
  • 5.1

Good to know

  • Pleasant entrance area
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • 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

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 2,111 reviews
    • 9.5 "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%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% were impressed by the valet service."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      7.3 "73% were happy with the room service."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.5 "95% said it was a stylish hotel."
      10.0 "100% thought the hotel was luxurious."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were small."
      0.2 "98% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.0 "60% thought it was too noisy."
      2.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 80%."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,308 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
      8.4 "84% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.3 "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%."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      8.6 "86% loved the menu selection."
      7.8 "78% were happy with the price."
    • 7.8 "Good vibe."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.5 "95% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
      5.6 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 56%."
    • 6.6 "Average value."
      5.6 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 56%."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      0.6 "94% complained about the bathroom."
      0.1 "99% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.0 "80% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.6 "For 84%, the rooms looked old."
      1.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 83%."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.4 "86% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.6 "94% had problems with the shower."
      3.4 "66% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      0.1 "99% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.8 "62% thought it was too noisy."
      1.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 83%."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 633 reviews
    • 9.4 "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."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 8.8 "Food is delicious."
      8.7 "87% loved the menu selection."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.2 "Good vibe."
      8.6 "86% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.4 "94% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.4 "94% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 6.4 "Average value."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      1.3 "87% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.3 "77% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.6 "For 84%, the rooms looked old."
      1.3 "87% were disappointed with the minibar."
      1.0 "90% had problems with the shower."
      3.3 "67% found problems with the furniture."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were small."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.1 "59% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 21 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
    • 7.4 "Good amenities."
      7.4 "74% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 147 reviews
    • 9.6 "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."
    • 6.2 "Average value."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
      1.0 "90% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were small."
      0.2 "98% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were small."
      0.2 "98% criticized the small bathroom."
    Good to know
    "Pleasant entrance area"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Great shopping"
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