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Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Standard Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Family-friendly Charleston bed & breakfast in Charleston Historic District, walk to Charleston City Market

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

This family-friendly Charleston bed & breakfast is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of Charleston City Market, Waterfront Park, and Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal. College of Charleston and Medical University of South Carolina are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

Self parking, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk, and free newspapers are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 19 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Tempur-Pedic beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include refrigerators and room service.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This family-friendly bed & breakfast also offers tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

John Rutledge House Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free reception
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Luggage storage
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Concierge services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free breakfast
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built 1763
  • Total number of rooms - 19
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

John Rutledge House Inn offers 19 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Tempur-Pedic beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Individually furnished
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Individually decorated
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • In-room massage available
  • Premium bedding
  • In-room climate control (heating)

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 40 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Only service animals are allowed

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

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 14.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 40 per pet, per night

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

Hotel Names

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We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • John Rutledge House Inn is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
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