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Best Western Charleston Inn

2.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCharles Towne Landing State Historic Site7 min drive
    Popular LocationThe Citadel8 min drive
    AirportCharleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.)12 min drive
    Popular LocationSt. Johns Yacht Harbor12 min drive

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About this area

Charleston

Located in Charleston's West Ashley neighborhood, Best Western Charleston Inn is near the airport. Charleston Music Hall and USS Yorktown are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Charleston City Market and Charleston Tanger Outlets. Check out an event or a game at North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center, and consider making time for South Carolina Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed. Take an opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as kayaking and other activities like golfing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Harborage at Ashley Marina - 6 min drive
  • Charleston City Marina - 6 min drive
  • Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site - 7 min drive
  • The Citadel - 8 min drive
  • St. Johns Yacht Harbor - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Charleston Station - 13 min drive
  • Charleston Intl. Airport (CHS) - 12 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Early Bird Diner — 8 min walk
  • Swig & Swine — 13 min walk
  • The Glass Onion — 13 min walk
  • The Taco Spot — 3 min drive
  • Home Team BBQ — 3 min drive

About this property

Best Western Charleston Inn

Eco-friendly Charleston hotel in West Ashley with free breakfast
An outdoor pool, a 24-hour business center, and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a computer station, and free newspapers are onsite. All 87 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels. Pillowtop beds, coffee makers, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Best Western Charleston Inn offers 87 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. LED televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Extended parking on site (USD 50 per stay)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Lever door handles
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • LED TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 7 AM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to March 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per accommodation, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
Up to 80 lbs
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Extended parking fee: USD 50 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Up to 3 children 18 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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Best Western Sweetgrass
Best Western Sweetgrass Charleston
Best Western Sweetgrass Inn
Best Western Sweetgrass Inn Charleston
Sweetgrass Inn
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Best Western Sweetgrass Hotel Charleston
Charleston Best Western
Best Charleston Charleston
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Best Western Charleston Inn Hotel Charleston

Frequently asked questions

4.2
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 436 out of 957 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 343 out of 957 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 110 out of 957 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 42 out of 957 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 26 out of 957 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, well furnished, great experience overall
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, quiet, comfortable and excellent place could park car near room
Stayed 4 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff if very friendly and happy to help. No matter who you speak to. The rooms are spacious and clean. The beds are so comfy and all the bedding feels wonderful. I am disabled and the bathroom for the accesbile room is very easy to move around in.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with pets, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean pet friendly hotel a short distance from the waterfront and rainbow house row.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021