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Plantation King
Room with view
400 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Garden Courtyard Suite
700 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Piazza Room, 1 King Bed
350 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Double Queen
Room with view
400 square feet
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Double Queen Room
Room with view
301 square feet
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Penthouse King
Room with view
549 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premier Plantation King
344 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Governor's Suite
Room with view
624 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premier Grand King
355 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Grand Room, 1 King Bed
Room with view
350 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Elegant, historic inn on Charleston's City Market

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business center
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Antiques District

Built in 1844, this beautifully restored inn is situated on the historic Charleston City Market's Great Hall; the King Street Antiques District is only a block away and picturesque Rainbow Row is a short stroll away.

Peninsula Grill

Ranked among the top hotels in North America, Planters Inn houses the award-winning Peninsula Grill restaurant and an elegantly appointed parlor. Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout.

Hand-carved beds

Planters Inn guestrooms feature hand-carved, 4-poster mahogany beds with custom-made mattresses, and high-quality reproductions of period furnishings. Luxurious bathrooms have Italian marble counters.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Overlooking the Charleston City Market's Great Hall, one of the oldest public markets in America, the Planters Inn is situated in the heart of Charleston's historic district. The King Street Antiques District is only 1 block away.

The Peninsula Grill, with walls of rich velvet and antique cypress woodwork, serves breakfast and dinner in a sophisticated, club-like atmosphere. Classic cocktails are served each evening in the elegant bar.

Complimentary orange spice tea and fresh apples are served daily in the hotel's cozy parlor, and complimentary coffee service is available each morning and evening. Macaroons are delivered in the evenings during turndown service. A lush garden courtyard with reflecting pool offers a calm space for meditation, and a 24-hour business center provides laptop computers and a variety of office supplies.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout this non-smoking property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Year Built 1844
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Restaurant
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Total number of rooms - 64
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Planters Inn offers 64 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary weekday newspapers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. This Charleston hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Individually decorated
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers

Where to Eat

Peninsula Grill - Haute cuisine. Sophisticated, club-like atmosphere—but not formal. Steaks and chops, fish and oysters, champagne and lobster. Extensive wine list. Bar serving classic cocktails. Indoor and garden-courtyard seating. Open for breakfast and dinner.

Room service - Available for breakfast and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

Planters Inn offers complimentary access to Pivotal Fitness Club. Guests have easy access to the City's Holy Spokes share-a-bike program with pick-up a block from the hotel. Private in-suite fitness with a personal trainer can be arranged through the concierge. A plethora of popular yoga and cycling studios are located within walking distance of the hotel.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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.

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 32 per day (in/out privileges)

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

Hotel Names

  • Planters Charleston
  • Planters Inn
  • Planters Inn Charleston
  • Planters Hotel Charleston

We should mention

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

  • Planters Inn is listed in the 2018 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.
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