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Art Deco retreat in downtown Charleston

Near Marion Square

The Francis Marion Hotel sits across from Marion Square in Charleston’s historic downtown. Guests are just a block away from the King Street shopping district with its boutiques, antiques stores, and restaurants, and can reach Charleston Harbor on foot in 15 minutes.

Restaurant plus spa

Diners can dig into a plate of shrimp, grits, and other Southern delights at The Swamp Fox Restaurant & Bar. Guests can work out at the fitness center, and drop by Spa Adagio for a massage, facial, mud wrap, and one of the other therapeutic treatments on offer.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TV

Guestrooms are sleek, elegantly designed, and feature comfortable pillowtop mattresses and impressive marble bathrooms. All rooms have free WiFi so guests can jump online at their leisure, and flat-screen TVs for a spot of downtime.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Francis Marion Hotel features a health club and a fitness center. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 19000 square feet (1765 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Francis Marion Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Concierge services
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Conference space
  • Fitness facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-out
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Shopping on site
  • Meeting rooms
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Total number of rooms - 230
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (feet) - 19000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1765
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11
  • Conference center
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa services on site
  • Wedding services
  • Spa treatment room(s)
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Refrigerator (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free toiletries
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Room service
  • Room service (limited hours)
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Where to Eat

The Swamp Fox Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
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Spa Services

SPA ADAGIO has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

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
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

Nearest Transport Options

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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 16 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 21 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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