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Elegant, historic inn on Charleston’s City Market
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Built in 1844, this beautifully restored inn is situated on Charleston's open-air City Market; the King Street Antiques District is only a block away and Fort Sumter tours are within a half-mile.
Ranked among the top hotels in North America, Planters Inn houses the award-winning Peninsula Grill restaurant and an elegantly appointed parlor. Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout.
Planters Inn guestrooms feature hand-carved, 4-poster mahogany beds with custom-made mattresses, and high-quality reproductions of period furnishings. Luxurious bathrooms have Italian marble counters.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
Sharing a common wall with the first building of the City Market, one of the oldest public markets in America, the Planters Inn is situated in the heart of Charleston's historic district. The King Street Antiques District is only 1 block away.
The Peninsula Grill, with walls of rich velvet and antique cypress woodwork, serves breakfast and dinner in a sophisticated, club-like atmosphere. Classic cocktails are served each evening in the elegant bar.
Complimentary orange spice tea and fresh apples are served daily in the hotel's cozy parlor, and complimentary coffee service is available each morning and evening. A lush garden courtyard with reflecting pool offers a calm space for meditation, and a 24-hour business center provides laptop computers and a variety of office supplies.
Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout this non-smoking property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Year Built 1844
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fireplace in lobby
- Number of floors - 4
- Total number of rooms - 64
- Room service (limited hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Smoke-free property
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Air conditioning
- Individually decorated
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Climate control
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room massage available
- Premium bedding
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service
Eat and drink
Peninsula Grill - Haute cuisine. Sophisticated, club-like atmosphere—but not formal. Steaks and chops, fish and oysters, champagne and lobster. Extensive wine list. Bar serving classic cocktails. Indoor and garden-courtyard seating. Open for breakfast and dinner.
Room service - Available for breakfast and dinner.
The hotel offers discount passes to nearby Eco Fitness, a modern fitness facility two blocks away. Blue Turtle Yoga offers multiple yoga classes at Eco Fitness daily.
The 18-hole, William Byrd designed Patriots Point Links golf course is surrounded by the waters of Charleston Harbor, on a secluded peninsula 5 miles away.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
The fine print for Planters Inn
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Valet parking fee: USD 20 per day (in/out privileges)
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.