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The Restoration

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I decided to spend the long Easter weekend at The Restoration. The hotel and its staff far exceeded our expectations. Our suite was amazing reflecting a mix of old Charleston and new contemporary furnishings. On top of that, all of the staff from the front desk hosts to the house keepers were all very friendly and attentive....

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great Studio Apartment type room with huge bathroom, huge tv, full size frig. Professional staff, breakfast basket delivered to your door every morning with local paper. Valet parking, spa, dipping pool perfect for small children. Wine and Cheese at 5pm. Nice guests too. So many amazing things to talk about. Boutique hotels like this are the best value. Throwing away...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I booked two nights at the Restoration based on TripAdvisor reviews. What a great choice. The Restoration is a boutique hotel in the heart of historic Charleston: great location, wonderful facilities, and spectacular hospitality and customer service. Truly prepare to be pampered. Everything about our two day experience was spectacular.....the interactions and advice from staff, the food...

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words!! I'm so thrilled you enjoyed your stay so much and got the full true Restoration experience! Hopefully you can come back for another getaway with us some time soon. Until then, safe travels!!

Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We spent an anniversary weekend at The Restoration and it was absolutely perfect; from the bottle of champagne in our room upon arrival, to the super cute picnic basket breakfast, a spacious suite stocked with coffee and snacks, to cute bikes to cruise around on during our car-less/carefree weekend in Charleston, we loved it all and will definitely be back!

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Restoration to celebrate such a special occasion! I'm glad we were able to make if comfortable and carefree for you all. Hope to see you back for another anniversary celebration next year! Until then, safe travels!

Los Angeles CA
Reviewed 1 week ago

For my first ever visit to Charleston, I wanted to avoid chain hotels and stay in the historic peninsula district. After much research (which of course included TripAdvisor), I decided to split my stay between 2 hotels with very different vibes. The Restoration was the first. An unknowing passerby would probably assume The Restoration consisted solely of the modern building...

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you so so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review about our property! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay so much. It's so fun that you were able to experience two hotels during your trip. I'm glad we both lived up to the hype! Hope you're able to come back to see us again soon!

Larchmont, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Centrally located, newly expanded, tastefully-decorated spacious rooms, friendly staff and a great rooftop bar! It's a winning combination! We've visited Charleston several times but only recently discovered The Restoration. Love this spot A block from King Street and just a few blocks from the old French Quarter, this hotel is perfectly located. Our room was on the 6th floor -...

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide a little feedback about your stay. It's nice to know you enjoyed your stay so much. Between the breakfast basket, the restaurant and the rooms, they are all winning combinations!! I'm sorry to hear you didn't have a great experience with housekeeping though. It's not normal for rooms to not...

Milton, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not a fan of franchise hotels that shuffle you through their routines and the The Restoration certainly is apart from that mess. This was our second time staying at The Restoration and we really enjoyed it. All rooms are unique and very clean. We had a 2 bedroom suite this time and it had a very large living room...

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

First, thank you for being a returning guest! There is no better compliment and we appreciate the loyalty. Second, thank you for taking the time to share your love of The Restoration with fellow travelers. Great tip about the shopping too. It's nice to be close to the shops but far enough so it's not chaotic around the hotel. I'm...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding experience in central Charleston located hotel. Room was very spicy with separate sitting room, well equipped kitchenette and luxury bathroom. Great breakfast selection that is delivered in basket in room. Free wifi in hotel. Rooftree with nice views, and good selection of drinks and food/snacks. Very friendly staff.

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! So glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon!

State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the heart of Charleston.We stayed in one of the suites. Nice open floor plan with a full kitchen and exposed brick added to the decor. Rooms were very clean. They had a happy hour for the guests with a cheese assortment and beverages . The roof top pool and bar area was nice. We had a early flight...

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, Susan R! I'm so happy to hear that you loved our hotels and amenities so much! The breakfast is really special and creates a pleasant start to a Charleston morning. Then the wine and cheese is a great way to end the night. I'm glad you found value in all...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel is central and staff is nice but it suffers from a lack of flow physically. You feel a piece of cheese will be earned after the maze of up and down. Nice wine and cheese in the evening but it is a narrow area where you congregate. But it was a restoration as the name implies. Our room was...

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klfriedrichs, Front Office Manager at The Restoration, responded to this review

Thank you elleg53 for providing feedback about your recent stay. I'm sad to hear that you didn't absolutely love our property but I'm glad that you found the suite quiet and comfortable. We hope you will choose to stay with us again in the future. Thank you again for your review!

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly Opened & Re-Created The Restoration welcomes you to be our guest at our newly expanded location on Charleston's iconic King Street. From food and drinks to culture and boutique shopping, we have recreated history for your enjoyment. Come get inspired and experience what the New South is all about firsthand. See below for more details. A world class hotel isn't just a place to get a good night's rest (or a refreshing afternoon tipple,) it's a meeting ground, a place where unexpected elements come together to delight, inspire and entertain. Uniting classic elegance with a natural and easy going Southern touch, The Restoration translates its hometown's vibrant local history and culture into a casually chic, luxurious hospitality experience. It's relaxed and refined and just a little bit left of center-a world where high meets low meets Low Country. The Restoration is all about community. From locals to international travelers, we provide an immersive, beautifully designed environment for guests to connect and relax. It is this civic-minded, progressive mindset that powers the Restoration brand- from our jewel box inspired spa and farm to table restaurant, to the motorcycles we custom design for guests to ride away on. This is classic Southern Hospitality, modernized with a few twists and expanded to meet and exceed the highest standards of today's luxury traveler. We welcome you to experience The Restoration first hand to see what the New South is all about. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Restoration

Address: 75 Wentworth St, Charleston, SC 29401-1427
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: $391 - $1,276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Restoration 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
The Restoration On King Hotel Charleston
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Charleston
#2 Spa Hotel in Charleston
#2 Family Hotel in Charleston
#3 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#7 Luxury Hotel in Charleston
#10 Business Hotel in Charleston
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