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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
344 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Other room types
Standard Room (Run of House)
250 square feet
2 Double Beds 1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Harbor View
350 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Traditional Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbor View
248 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbor View
344 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Traditional Room, 1 Queen Bed, Harbor View
248 square feet
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
355 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed (Francis Marion)
590 square feet
1 King Bed 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Historic Charleston hotel in Charleston Historic District, walk to College of Charleston

Popular property highlights

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

Location

Located in Charleston Historic District, this spa hotel is steps from Marion Square and College of Charleston. Charleston Music Hall and Charleston Museum are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 235 rooms offer comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Room service, coffee makers, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Francis Marion Hotel features a full-service spa and a fitness center. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business center is on site at this 4-star property. Event facilities measuring 19000 square feet (1765 square meters) include a conference center. This business-friendly hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

The Francis Marion Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built 1924
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1765
  • Spa services on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 19000
  • Conference center
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Total number of rooms - 235
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • 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) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Francis Marion Hotel offers 235 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Charleston hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and refrigerators can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Desk
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Private bathroom
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Premium bedding
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

The Swamp Fox Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in southern cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Spa Services

SPA ADAGIO has 2 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific 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

Check-in time ends at 4 AM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

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, debit 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, credit card, or debit 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.

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Francis Marion Charleston
  • Francis Marion Hotel
  • Francis Marion Hotel Charleston
  • Hotel Francis Marion
  • Marion Francis Hotel

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.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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