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La Grange, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 February 2013

My wife and I stayed at the Harbourview this past weekend. We picked this based on tripadvisor and I muct say we loved it. The Inn was very clean, location was perfect, on the waterfront but downtown and close to everything. We were taken away by the staff, they were great. If you want to stay downtown Charleston, this is...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 February 2013

I stayed at the Harbor View for 3 nights in early February. The near water location is perfect with most of Charleston within an easy walk. I appreciated the very nice rooftop terrace and breakfast, wine/cheese, etc. Rooms vary but all are superior to chain hotels -- I enjoyed the french doors which overlooked a fountain. I really appreciated the...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 8 February 2013

We recently booked a short getaway in Charleston and tried the Harbourview Inn. We are very happy that we did. The location is very convenient to many shops and restaurants. It's an easy walk to the City Market. The Inn was immaculate and the free breakfast and afternoon wine & cheese receptions were nice perks. Some rooms have harbour views...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 8 February 2013

We picked the perfect weather week in January to visit Charleston for our 50th Wedding Anniversary. We searched the internet for 4 and 5 Star Hotels in the area. We selected Harbor View Inn. We were sold by the information and pictures on their website. Our stay at the Inn and visit to Charleston was perfect. The personnel at Harbor...

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Charlotte
Reviewed 5 February 2013

Took fiance down to Charleston 2/2 - 2/4 for her birthday weekend. And while I have done a good bit of traveling, staying at a number of high end places, this experience was truly exceptional. RESERVATION - I reached out to 4-5 of the high end places in Charleston, asking questions about each property as well as any possible upgrades...

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Vermont
Reviewed 31 January 2013

As I gazed out at the building opposite my room, I realized this hotel should be called "Maybe 15% Harborview Inn" since, when looking at the facility from the outside, I'd guess that only the few rooms on the top rear overlook the water. Breakfast in the room was pleasant, always on-time. Coffee was lukewarm, though not a problem since...

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

Thank you for your comments. Please accept our sincere apologies for the unnecessary wait that you experienced when trying to request simple services from our associates. It is our standard to answer phone calls in three or fewer rings, and to provide services in a timely manner. We are embarrassed that we failed to do so for you. We have...

Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 31 January 2013

My wife and I stayed 2 nights here. The people at this hotel could not do enough for you. Truly a great place and great location. We highly recommend this hotel. The roof top view is great and the free breakfast is also excellent

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

Thank you for the wonderful comments about our team at the HarbourView Inn. We are so glad that you had a great stay and we hope you will stay with us again the future!

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 January 2013

We came to the Harbourview Inn to spend a couple of days in Charleston with our 2 young girls. We'd never visited Charleston before & I did a little research looking for a hotel. So glad we chose the Harborview Inn. From the phone reservation I made directly with the hotel, to the time we checked out, the customer service...

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

We are so glad that you had a great stay with us with the whole family! Thank you for the wonderful compliments on our staff, I always love to hear that they helped make the stay extra special. We do have a great location to just park your car and explore the wonders of Charleston on foot while you are...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Loved the personalized service with complimentary breakfast in the room, wine and cheese in the afternoon and cookies and milk before bed. Tempur-Pedic beds were a treat too. Would definitely stay there again.

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

We are thrilled you enjoyed the service and amenities of the HarbourView Inn. We hope you return to Charleston to stay with us again soon!

Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Fantastic location within walking distance to top notch restaurants and more tourist type dining. The hotel serves a nice complementary breakfast to your room. It even arrives at the time you request. The room was clean and quiet. The bed was extremely comfortable. We stayed two nights and would return.

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

Thank you for choosing to stay at the HarbourView Inn. We certainly do have a great location for walking to some of the best restaurants in town. We appreciate your lovely comments about our hotel and amenities and look forward to your return!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: $314 - $807 (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 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#6 Family Hotel in Charleston
#7 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#18 Business Hotel in Charleston
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“Request a room with the harbor view”
 of 5 bubbles johnlomaxiii, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are not harbor view so ask if that is important to you”
 of 5 bubbles karench14, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I was in historic section of building....had a cool brick wall”
 of 5 bubbles anonymous3685, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 108 was near the front desk and lobby so talkative folks interrupted my rest. Room 112, corner room, used by my friend was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles tngram99, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on the water side, nice view but on first floor not much to see. If you want to see the water, go higher up.”
 of 5 bubbles kellylK7836GO, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
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