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Charleston Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Charleston hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Charleston trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page (opens in new window).

Top Hotels in Charleston

Embassy Suites Charleston
Embassy Suites Charleston
3.5 out of 5
300 Court St, Charleston, WV
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $127 per night from Jan 16 to Jan 17
4.2/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"Staff was very nice and we checked in with ease. Felt like room was clean."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

Embassy Suites Charleston
Wyndham Garden Cross Lanes Charleston
Wyndham Garden Cross Lanes Charleston
2.5 out of 5
102 Racer Dr, Cross Lanes, WV
The price is $78 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
4.3/5Excellent! (1,152 reviews)

"Clean and comfortable. Good location that is close to casino, food and shopping"…"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Wyndham Garden Cross Lanes Charleston
Holiday Inn Express Civic Center
Holiday Inn Express Civic Center
2.5 out of 5
100 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV
Free Cancellation
The price is $85 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
4/5Very Good! (849 reviews)

"About the same, nice location in the city. Enjoyed"…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2021

Holiday Inn Express Civic Center
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top things to do in Charleston

What are the advantages of a road trip to Charleston?

There’s nothing quite like a Charleston road trip. And Expedia makes it easy for you to turn all those road trip ideas into reality. You can find cheap deals on hotels in Charleston or bundle your hotels with car rentals to save even more. With our Charleston packages, you’ll find hitting the highway for that road trip adventure is more affordable than ever.  

How to plan a road trip to Charleston?

Planning a road trip can feel daunting, especially when you’ll be making multiple bookings for your itinerary. But you can find car rentals in Charleston and low rates on hotels all in one place— Expedia. How you plan your road trip depends on what’s important to you. People love to take road trips to experience the great outdoors, bond with friends or family and see more of the world. When planning, bundle your car rental and hotel into one discounted package to maximize savings on both. Or, leave room for spontaneity, booking what you need when you need it with our last-minute deals.  

What to do on a road trip to Charleston?

When taking a road trip adventure, it’s best to plan how you want to spend your time on your road trip itinerary. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the best things to do in Charleston. You can book all the road trip activities on your Charleston wishlist, and even plan activities along your route as well.  

How to rent a car for a road trip?

For an epic road trip, you'll need the perfect car. Renting a car for a road trip is the best option that doesn’t put miles or strain on your vehicle, and especially when it's also so affordable. Because when you book on Expedia, it doesn't need to be expensive. You can pick up a cheap car rental and head out to one of these incredible vacation rentals in Charleston. And when you bundle car rentals with hotel stays, you'll save even more on each part of your journey.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Charleston vacation package cost?
Choose from any combination of flights, hotels and car rentals, and you can be vacationing in Charleston from just . And the more you bundle, the more dollars you save. Your dream vacation has never been so affordable.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Charleston vacation package?
Whether it’s your flight or hotel, you can cancel or change it. Locked in your Charleston vacation package in the last 24 hours? You may be able to make changes at no cost. If it’s been longer than that, you may incur a charge from your hotel, airline or car rental company. For more details, take a look at our Customer Service Portal. We’ll help you every step of the way.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Charleston?
Combine your hotel and flight bookings, add extras such as tours, and save up to $583. A Charleston vacation package makes getting away on a budget easy. You won’t just score big discounts on your escape — you’ll have loads of choice too. When you book through Expedia, you can select from more than 550 air carriers and 1,000,000 properties around the globe. Your unforgettable vacation begins right here, right now!
What are the top hotels in Charleston?
Red Roof Inn Charleston - Kanawha City and Days Inn by Wyndham Charleston East are some favorite options in the neighborhood of Malden. If you’d rather stay in the Cross Lanes area, consider making a reservation at Wyndham Garden Cross Lanes Charleston or Mardi Gras Casino & Resort.
When is the best time of year to visit Charleston?
January is a terrific month to go to Charleston if you’re looking for a cheaper escape. November is an expensive month by comparison, so expect to pay more if you visit then. If you’d rather give the crowds a wide berth, think about making the trip in October, November, December. However, there’s plenty to love about traveling in high season. Charleston is arguably at its finest in July, June, August.
How far in advance should I book my Charleston vacation?
Travelers can normally browse international flights on Expedia within 12 months of the departure date. Booking last minute? With a stroke of luck, there’s a still a chance you can nab a cheap ticket just weeks before your journey.
What does an Expedia Charleston travel package include?
From flights and hotels to car rentals, Expedia can help you craft a Charleston package that works for you. Heading away for a week or longer? Consider a rental car, flight and hotel bundle. If you can only squeeze in a quick getaway, a hotel and airfare deal could be what you’re after. Tours and activities can be added after you’ve booked. Our packages make it a breeze to plan and save.
What should I know before booking a Charleston travel package?
Bundling your bookings into a Charleston vacation package is the easiest way to organize your trip. Not only that, you’ll get great discounts when you combine your flights, hotels and car rentals. Once you’ve booked, why not add on a day tour or an activity?
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Charleston vacation packages?
Thanks to our partnership with online lender Affirm, you have the option to Book Now, Pay Later. You can customize your trip with Expedia packages, so why not customize your payment schedule while you’re at it?
Can I choose my airline with a Charleston Expedia vacation package?
The choice is all yours! We have access to over 550 partner airlines around the world, so you can design your Charleston vacation according to your style and budget.