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Shoreham, New York
Reviewed 8 April 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Harbourview Inn on the recommendation of a friend and were not disappointed. We stayed 2 nights and enjoyed the little things like the turn down service, mid afternoon wine and cheese and the breakfast service which had 3 locations for delivery. We opted for our room and it was a treat!(Had the weather...

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AGM-HarbourViewInn, Guest Relations Manager at Harbourview Inn, responded to this review

Your kind remarks and review are much appreciated. We are excited to hear you enjoyed the services and amenities of the HarbourView Inn, such as our turndown service, continental breakfast delivery and the wine & cheese reception. We are happy you took advantage of our location near the center of the historic district of Charleston. The Charleston harbor is truly...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We stayed here four nights and were very pleased with the service, our large room, wonderful staff. A nice breakfast is included and is brought to your room, The location is terrific, located right on the free trolley line and next to the waterfront park. It's also easy to walk to many good restaurants and attractions. Good value.

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AGM-HarbourViewInn, Guest Relations Manager at Harbourview Inn, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire staff, thank you for your kind remarks regarding your stay at the HarbourView Inn. We are thrilled you enjoyed the continental breakfast delivery, our guest rooms, and our convenient location. We hope to have you stay with us again in the future.

Philadelphia
Reviewed 30 March 2013

First time to Charleston, so we opted to stay near the tip to be able to walk to the many attractions. This hotel, located at the corner of Vendue Range and Concord St. was perfect for that. Get over the sticker shock for the cost of the room, and then focus on the benefits of being able to walk to...

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 29 March 2013

We took advantage of a Trip Advisor discount to stay here 3 nights... the offer discounted the room to $231 for two of the nights -- the rate was $319 for the third night. The room we had was initially a disappointment... we had a view of what seemed to be their electrical plant with some palmettos around it (in...

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West Milford, New Jersey
Reviewed 28 March 2013

This hotel would be above average on its own, but the amenities offered go above & beyond. Afternoon wine & cheese, tea & coffee all day, cookies & milk in evening, breakfast delivered to room ( our favorite ) each morning. Convenient location to all areas in historic Charleston- close to numerous restaurants and shopping - plus right on waterfront...

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Stayed there during our recent six-day visit to Charleston. Our room was excellent, with ample space and large bath. The continental breakfasts were simple, but well done. Nightly complimentary wine and cheese receptions and the free M&Ms in the lobby were nice touches. The service was generally very good. Our only complaint was the bell staff seemed young and inexperienced....

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New Jersey
Reviewed 20 March 2013

We loved the Harbourview Inn in Charleston, SC. I travel frequently for business, so I am quite particular about the hotels I chose. The staff as well as their service was fantastic. Very friendly and accommodating. We were celebrating a birthday, and they sent up a complimentary bottle of Champagne. The hotel was beautiful. It was clean (spotless) and welcoming....

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 20 March 2013

I'll preface this review by saying that this is easily one of the more expensive hotels we've stayed in thus far; but my husband and I were celebrating our anniversary in Charleston and decided it was worth the splurge. I don't regret it one bit! The service was excellent; everyone was very friendly and accommodating. The room itself (303) was...

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 20 March 2013

We stayed at the Harbourview Inn with another couple over a beautiful spring weekend. We thought the hotel to be pricey, but discovered it was because we had a corner room with the Harbour view. Even so, i would consider it pretty expensive. I laughed when I read that other customers hated the beds...they are orthopedic beds...we made the joke...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 16 March 2013

We were very disappointed. We expected much better for the price. Our room was small with bathroom right next to one of our queen beds. The beds were awful (very uncomfortable). But the worest part was how dirty and old looking our room was. We actually tried to move to another hotel but everything was booked. I must say the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy unparalleled service and signature amenities from this AAA Four-Diamond and Condé Nast "Gold List Award" luxury hotel. Panoramic views, vast atriums and beautifully appointed guest rooms - some with private balconies, working fireplaces, and whirlpool tubs - await your arrival. From the moment you enter one of the most historic hotels in Charleston, SC, you will find modern features and services, old world charm and unpretentious Southern hospitality. The waterfront and atrium lobbies are reminiscent of Charleston's early years as a colonial nautical trading hub. They offer the perfect setting for idle reflection, a glass of wine or just the refined sport of people watching. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbourview Inn

Address: 2 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2152
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > French Quarter
Price Range: $332 - $820 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbourview Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Harbourview Hotel Charleston
Harbour View Inn Charleston
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Charleston
#6 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#7 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#18 Business Hotel in Charleston
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“We paid extra for the Harbourview room, not sure that was worth it, but no other rooms were available.”
 of 5 bubbles NJKathy62, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sleep quality can be better with requested mattress topper now available.”
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 of 5 bubbles sdconrad, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the front side of the hotel since there is a bus stop on the corner next to the fountain.”
 of 5 bubbles 982jamik, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are very nice, we had a king room, but not a bay view room.”
 of 5 bubbles cman36, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We didn't have a room with a "view" but still had a decent view of the water and a good look at the side street.”
 of 5 bubbles kristink55, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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