Get an overview of this hotelGrand hotel in historic Charleston, with pool

King Street boutiques

Surrounded by 18th-century buildings in the city’s historic district, Belmond Charleston Place is a block from the antiques stores of King Street. Guests can walk 10 minutes south to Heyward-Washington House, which dates from 1772 and features a collection of Charleston-made furniture.

Live jazz, rooftop pool

To unwind or work out, guests have access to a spa, a gym, and a rooftop heated pool with retractable glass roof. Dining options range from American Low-country cuisine in The Palmetto Cafe's glass-walled courtyard, to creative local delicacies accompanied by live jazz in the Charleston Grill.

Classic, custom decor

Light-filled, comfortable guestrooms impress with classic Charleston-inspired decor and furnishings. Other features include Italian marble bathrooms with brass fixtures, a desk, minibar, cable TV, and WiFi. Select rooms come with Juliet balconies.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Belmond Charleston Place features an indoor pool and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This 4.5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 40000 square feet (3716 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a health club, a sauna, and tour/ticket assistance.

Belmond Charleston Place now offers its guests a rooftop pool bar. With unparalleled views of King Street and the historic city skyline, the new pool bar serves refreshing cocktails and creative fare daily

Belmond Charleston Place is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 434 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Sauna 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Meeting rooms 35 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 39999 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3716 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 35 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Year Built 1986 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room safe 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

The Palmetto Cafe - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Charleston Grill - This fine dining restaurant serves dinner.

Thoroughbred Club - This bar serves American cuisine during lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and an outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150 per pet, per stay

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available


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 17.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 34.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Charleston Place By Orient-Express Hotel Charleston
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  • Place Hotel Charleston
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  • Belmond Place

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. Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Belmond Charleston Place is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.
  • The property is a member of Orient-Express.

21-Day Advance Purchase Promotion

Book a stay at least 21 days in advance in a qualifying rate category and receive the following:

  • Accommodations as selected
  • Reduced room rate
Must book a "21-Day Advance Purchase" rate category. Valid for bookings made at least 21 days in advance of travel. Rate is nonrefundable. Offer is per room, per stay. Taxes and gratuities not included. May not be combined with other promotions. Other restrictions may apply.

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