20 South Battery

3.0 star property
3-star Charleston bed & breakfast in Charleston Historic District, near Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal

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20 South Battery

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Front of property
Luxury Single Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Garden View | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Devereux Suite - Grand/Former Wine Cellar/ No Windows | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of 20 South Battery

9.6 out of 10 Exceptional
9.6/10 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
20 S Battery St., Charleston, SC, 29401

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCollege of Charleston18 min walk
  • Popular LocationCharleston City Market18 min walk
  • Popular LocationPort of Charleston Cruise Terminal19 min walk
  • AirportCharleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.)25 min drive

Room options

Battery Carriage House - Classic

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Lathers Suite - Grand

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

Battery Carriage House Suite

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

Devereux Suite - Grand/Former Wine Cellar/ No Windows

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

Blacklock-Ravenel King

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Premier Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Classic Room

  • 350 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Simonds Suite - Grand

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

Premier Suite

  • 1194 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 King Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed

About this area


Located in Charleston, 20 South Battery is in the city center. Gibbes Museum of Art and Dock Street Theater are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Charleston City Market and Rainbow Market Shopping Center. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at TD Arena or Charleston Gaillard Center.

What's nearby

  • Dock Street Theater - 13 min walk
  • College of Charleston - 18 min walk
  • Charleston City Market - 18 min walk
  • Waterfront Park - 18 min walk
  • Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Charleston Station - 20 min drive
  • Charleston Intl. Airport (CHS) - 23 min drive


  • Le Farfalle - 18 min walk
  • Poogan's Porch - 12 min walk
  • Slightly North Of Broad - 18 min walk
  • Thoroughbred Club - 15 min walk
  • Gaulart & Maliclet - 10 min walk

About this property

20 South Battery

3-star bed & breakfast revitalized in 2020 and located near Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal
Charleston City Market is located near 20 South Battery, which provides free continental breakfast, a terrace, and a garden. Free in-room WiFi and a fireplace in the lobby are available to all guests.
Other perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Free newspapers, a gift shop, and luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance, smoke-free premises, and concierge services
Room features
All 12 rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and laptop-friendly workspaces, as well as thoughtful touches like free WiFi and air conditioning.
More amenities include:
  • Showers and hair dryers
  • Smart TVs with cable channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, daily housekeeping, and electrical adapters/chargers



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Offsite parking within 0.9 miles (USD 18 per day)
  • Street parking available
  • Free uncovered self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily


  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Guidebooks
  • Limited-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tour and ticket assistance
  • Turndown service


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Hardwood flooring in room
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Renovated entire property - September 2020
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Premium bedding


  • Hair dryer
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • Smart TV with cable channels


  • Air conditioning
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Laptop workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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