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Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Recently my wife and I went on an overnight getaway to Charleston. Our hotel was immaculate, roomy and a delight to be in. I left an Amazon Kindle in the room and contacted the manager Judith Huff. Her professionalism and diligence in trying to track it down has been so very commendable, we look forward to returning to this hotel...

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Myersville, Maryland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful hotel and staff! Carter the manager on duty was top notch! We arrived earlier than check in so our room was not ready. Carter soon called us to say the room was ready early as he knew we had driven 9 hours that day. We had a small issue with our room which Carter promptly took care of! Will...

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

I hope you guys had a great cruise! We look forward to your return to Charleston. Thank-you for taking the time to review our property. Have a great Holiday season! Carter D. Front Office Manager

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My team had our annual meeting here. Alexa, Stephenie and the entire staff was the BEST! Rooms were great, Food was great!! Will definitely stay here again. If you are traveling to Charleston, you should stay here!! Fantastic service!!

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

We look forward to having you all back next year! I will pass on your sentiments to the rest of the sales staff. Have a great Holiday season, and thank-you for taking the time to review our property. Carter D. Front Office Manager

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 days and found the hotel to be clean and walking distance to a lot of shops and restaurants but had a couple of experiences that left a sour taste in my mouth. I am an IHG Platinum Elite member. Upon check-in, I was not greeted as such, thanked for being a member, or offered my usual...

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Southport, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I requested adjoining rooms and the hotel made sure we had them. The valet service was excellent. The bartender Megan was the best bartender that I have ever come across. She was very attentive and informative when we would ask questions about the area.

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

Thank-you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown. We hope that you'll offer us another opportunity to impress you during your next trip to Charleston. Have a great day! Carter K. Davis Front Office Manager

Florida, New York
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing restaurants, shopping and tours within walking distance. We did take an Uber a couple times, but it only cost a few dollars because it's so close to everything. We weren't crazy about the construction around the hotel, but it was new and clean with all the amenities and comforts of home. We were very glad we stayed here instead...

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

Thank-you so much for your kind words. I will certainly pass on your sentiments to Faith and the rest of our housekeeping staff. We're very glad to hear that our location was beneficial for you during your stay with us. We hope that you'll stay with us again if your travels bring you back to Charleston. Have a great day!...

Reviewed 22 October 2016

Property was clean and neatly decorated. Service was VERY friendly and helpful. Room was spacious and clean. Bed and pillows were comfy. You can easily walk to restaurants and night life. Definitely would stay here again.

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

Thank-you for taking the time to review the Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown. We are very pleased to hear that our staff was helpful and very friendly towards you during your stay with us. We hope that you'll offer us another chance to impress you in the future if your travels bring you back to the area. Travel Brilliantly, Carter...

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The room was reasonably priced relative to other locations in the Historic District. The breakfast staff was friendly, ensuring we had everything we needed. You'd never know the hurricane was there just the weekend before our stay. Charleston sustained minimal damage. The hotel staff was very accommodating, even providing band aids after a long day's walk! The location was convenient...

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

I will certainly pass on your sentiments to our breakfast staff. Our servers and host staff are guest service rockstars. They continually go above and beyond for our guests. We are very pleased that you had a great stay with us. We look forward to your return! Carter K. Davis Front Office Manager

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights while attending a wedding in Charleston. Overall, it was a very nice place to stay. The room was clean and mildly attractive. Since there was construction going on right across the street, we kept our drapes closed almost the whole time. I know the hotel cannot help that there is construction going...

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

Reasonable, clean, and nice. I'll take it! I'll let my front desk staff no how much you appreciated their friendliness and helpfulness throughout your stay. We hope that you enjoyed the wedding and that you'll stay with us again if your travels bring you back to the area! Travel Brilliantly, Carter K. Davis Front Office Manager

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at many HIEs and this one started out just fine. It isn't signed very well and you are likely to miss it and will need to drive around several blocks to get back to it. There is no self parking, but the $20 valet cost isn't bad for a popular destination city, I've certainly paid more. The...

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Carter D, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, I'd like to apologize for your room not being serviced during your time here with us. I would certainly like to do something for the inconvenience. If you would like to contact me at the hotel at 843-718-2327 ext. 122, you can reach me that way. You can also email me at cdavis@hihistoric.com. I look forward to speaking...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Known for its rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people; Charleston has been named Top U.S. City by Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards for the third year. This coastal destination remains one of the top destination cities in the world. Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown is proud to be a part of Historic Charleston blending contemporary luxury with traditional southern hospitality. Situated on Meeting and Woolfe Street; we are just one block from the Charleston Visitor's Center, minutes from attractions, boutique shops and restaurants located throughout downtown Charleston. Our location is within close proximity to other Charleston's historic sites, attractions, museums, sport venues, beaches and more; providing easy access to I-26 and US Highway 17. The Meeting Room Restaurant & Tapas Bar offers farm-to-table dining with a twist on tradition with American inspired entrees prepared with local ingredients offering something to suit every palette. Unwind in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance that allows friends and family to meet and enjoy great food, signature cocktails, wine and beer. After a long day workout in our fitness center, take a dip in our heated outdoor pool or bask in the warm Charleston sun. Stay cool and relax around our outdoor covered patio with overhead fans and living room style seating. Visit our business center and stay connected to electronic devices with free WIFI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown

Address: 425 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403-5526
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: $190 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown 3.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Charleston
#11 Business Hotel in Charleston
#16 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
#29 Family Hotel in Charleston
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“Ask for something away from the construction.”
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“Request room on the opposite side of the building from the construction that is across the street.”
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