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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Vendue is an Excellent boutique hotel, across from the water and within walking distance from everything in Downtown Charleston. The room was beautiful, bed was comfortable and the staff was extremely helpful. Loved the Starbucks and the beautiful artwork. We have found our home away from home at The Vendue.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I surprised my husband with a 3 night stay at the Vendue Art Hotel for his 56th birthday!! My difficult goal is to be brief in describing an EXCEPTIONAL hotel and experience. FIRST, thing you’re aware of is that the hotel is in a prime location, 5-10 minutes’ walk to everything, The French Quarters, The Market, Restaurants, shopping). The second...

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did not stay at the inn (which looks wonderful), but I met colleagues for a rootop lunch. The food is excellent--not your normal lunch fare. I had a delicious turkey sandwich; my colleagues has salads and burgers. Everyone was happy! Highly recommend!

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location, excellent staff, room was amazing, bed & pillows were awesome. Staff provided great recommendations for dining and tours. We had dinner in The Drawing Room; enjoyed the food and the atmosphere. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just spent 3 nights at the Vendue. We enjoyed it very much. The hotel's location is great; in the heart of the historic French Quarter and easy walking distance from great shopping, dining, city parks and historic homes. Be prepared: the hotel itself is housed in a series of now-connected, centuries-old converted warehouse buildings, so the rooms are small,...

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Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has an excellent location right next to the waterfront park and a helpful and friendly staff. The rooms are a bit small and very modern. The art on display is also fun to discover and if you can go up to the roof top bar for a drink and view of the city. We had an "inside" room...

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel keeps getting better and better. Fantastic location, Very up to date. Very elegant attractive public space. Rooms very comfortable. Still has an Inn feel to it. A bit pricey, but that's the market. Treat yourself.

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Phillip K, thank you so much for choosing The Vendue during your recent visit to Chalreston and for taking the time to post your wonderfule reviews... we sincerely appreciate it and look forward to the next opportunity to serve you. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Groveland,CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Art work all around....really neat Art/Hotel. The we ate breakfast there and had the crab eggs bendict was perfect!! The rooftop Bar was perfect place to see the sun setting over Charleston!! It was within walking distance to everything..The service was Great!!

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear smilemaker77. thank you for making us smile with this wonderful review... we appreciate it and look forward to your next visit. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came for a quick trip from Boston and loved everything about the Vendue, from its great location near to downtown and to the Waterfront, its art on all the walls and floors, its amazing food in the main dining room--complete with great ambiance and music, and my room was an upgrade for very little extra money and so beautiful and...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mindymamaboston, it is so great to hear you enjoyed your stay at The Vendue so much. We are looking forward to your next visit. Best Regards, Pietro Giardini General Manager

Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Vendue really has a perfect location for touring Charleston. No need for a car if you stay here. The hotel is within walking distance of the major sights and dozens of bars and restaurants. Be picky about the room you choose. Ask to see the room before you check in. Our room did not have some of the promised...

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Pietro G, General Manager at The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Belladonnnadellago, thank you for choosing The Vendue during your recent visit to Charleston and for taking the time to pass your feedback along. Please know that no 2 rooms in our Hotel are alike and we will be happy to help you select a room that perfectly fits your needs for your next stay. Please feel free to contact...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently named #4 Best Small City Hotel in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure 2015. Charleston's Art Hotel, The Vendue, is located in the city's historic French Quarter just steps from world-renowned galleries and boutiques. The hotel features 2-3 rotating exhibits per year, allowing guests to explore and discover art from around the globe. Innovative cuisine, enticing art displays and panoramic rooftop views collectively inspire guests at every turn ... more   less 

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Address: 19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401-2129
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston > French Quarter
Price Range: $304 - $689 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Vendue Charleston's Art Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Vendue Hotel Charleston
Vendue Inn Charleston Sc
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in Charleston
#10 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#11 Family Hotel in Charleston
#12 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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“Ask for rooms with windows and not by front door or lobby”
 of 5 bubbles FoodFlowerTravel, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the north have a street view.”
 of 5 bubbles 507phillipk, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I would suggest a top floor...the hotel is noisy..stay away from the elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles 52leslies, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Save money by taking an interior room. Check the website for packages, we got one that included breakfasts and drink vouchers.”
 of 5 bubbles MarcelS270, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 310 is noisy from the rooftop bar dragging furniture and walking.”
 of 5 bubbles Beems722, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
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