The Francis Marion Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
387 King St, Charleston, SC, 29403-6404, United States of America
4.3 out of 5 rating 1461 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Francis Marion Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Charleston, steps from Marion Square and College of Charleston. This 4-star hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Charleston Music Hall and 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Music Farm.

Rooms

Stay in one of 235 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages and facials. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Dining

Enjoy southern cuisine at The Swamp Fox Restaurant, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Charleston? This hotel has facilities measuring 19000 square feet (1765 square meters), including a conference center. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Marion Square - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
College of Charleston - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
American Theater - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Charleston Music Hall - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
PURE Theatre - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Joseph Manigault House - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Charleston Museum - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Threshold Repertory Theatre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Music Farm - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Children's Museum of the Lowcountry - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Charleston Visitor Center - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Congregation Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Charleston County Public Library - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Grace Episcopal Church - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Aiken-Rhett House - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi

The preferred airport for The Francis Marion Hotel is Charleston Intl. Airport (CHS) - 20 km / 12.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

  • This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Parking height restrictions apply.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per day
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Ballroom
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Conference center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 19000
  • -Elevator
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 1765
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available