French Quarter Inn

166 Church Street, Charleston, SC 29401, United States
+1 843 722 1900

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9.7

Excellent
based on 869 reviews
French Quarter Inn - Charleston, SC
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Good to know

Distance to city center 0.3 mi
Location rating 9.7
Nearest Airport Charleston AFB-Municipal
Distance to airport 10.1 mi

Rooms

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Premium Rooms

$543+

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$543 per night

Deluxe Rooms

$436+

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$436 per night
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$455 per night
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$486 per night
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$518 per night
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$560 per night
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$571 per night
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$604 per night
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$773 per night

King Rooms

$241+

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$241 per night
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$241 per night
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$243 per night
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$361 per night
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$421 per night
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King bed
$550 per night
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King bed
$574 per night

Queen Rooms

$261+

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$261 per night
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$263 per night
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$291 per night
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$355 per night
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$368 per night
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$375 per night
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$437 per night
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$443 per night
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$524 per night
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$546 per night
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$565 per night
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$596 per night
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$754 per night

Traditional Rooms

$243+

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$243 per night
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$254 per night
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$288 per night
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$334 per night
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$346 per night
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$379 per night
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$391 per night
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$414 per night
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$433 per night

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  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    10.0

    The location and high quality of services at this hotel were excellent. I would definitely stay there again when in Charleston.

    I liked everything.

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    All the staff were so friendly. They would say hello & smile at me each time I would see them. I would stay here again when in Charleston.

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    Breakfast was wonderful. Good selection and lovely atmosphere. Very nice patio on a warm day.

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    The welcome was really warm and the place has so many nice little touches. The rooms are really comfortable and the location is great.

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    Great location and staff. Very quiet room. Nice breakfast, happy hour and evening cookies and milk/port

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About

Overview

The stately historic boutique French Quarter Inn is one of Charleston's best-known hotels and has plenty of charming southern details and a location near Historic Downtown's popular tourist sights. Ask a local or fellow traveler about the Inn and watch their eyes light up with jealousy.

With one of the best addresses in town, French Quarter Inn is located in the heart of Historic Downtown, within walking distance of many popular tourist sights. It’s just steps away from the City Market, one of the Charleston’s major attractions. The neighborhood's historic sites, world-famous restaurants, grand churches, and chic shops and galleries are all within walking distance. The hotel also provides free bicycles for quick and leisurely transport.

French Quarter Inn's 50 spacious rooms all received a makeover between 2010 and 2011. They all now feature charming 18th-century French-inspired style and a selection of seven different pillow types. Comfortable robes come standard, as do 40-inch flat-screen TVs with digital cable, Blu-Ray DVD players, and free WiFi. Many of the room can accommodate families or large parties, including the Traditional Rooms and suites.

The Inn features an outstanding restaurant, and within walking distance to some of Charleston's best eateries. Guests are offered free champagne and snacks at check-in, plus free wine and cheese in the lobby in the early evening. Free breakfast is also offered through the hotel, plus free freshly baked cookies and milk every night. Coffee, tea, juices, and candy can be found for free in the lobby throughout the day and night.

Aside from the many conveniences, the hotel is also one of Downtown Charleston's best options for small- to medium-sized business and conference groups. In addition, it is ideal for small, southern-style weddings.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

9.7 Excellent

based on 869 reviews

9.9

Bar

9.7

Vibe

8.9

Breakfast

8.7

Value

Things to Know

  • Friendly service
  • Great desserts & fruits
  • Good alcoholic drinks
  • Good side dishes

Check in

4:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Parking
Complimentary breakfast
Free Wi-Fi
Business center
Car rental
Internet
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle rental
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Safe
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Increased accessibility
EV charging station
Elevator
Massage
Laundry facilities
No smoking
Restaurant
Hairdryer
Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
Pets not allowed
Wedding services
ATM on-site
Spa

FAQs when booking at French Quarter Inn

Why should I stay at French Quarter Inn?

This legendary accommodation is an iconic symbol of both Charleston and South Carolina and it has been rated one of the top hotels in the United States. You’ll receive first-class hospitality and have access to some of the finest amenities across the globe, transforming your vacation into a trip of luxury. Walking through the hallways of the hotel, it is impossible not to feel the aura of the historic building and neighborhood.

What is the best accommodation at French Quarter Inn?

Make sure your holiday is a stylish one and reserve a Queen Junior Suite. Boasting 560 sq ft of space with two queen size beds and a sofa sleeper, there is enough room for up to 6 people to comfortably sleep. Decorated with ornate European furniture and elegant bathroom details, you’ll feel like a celebrity from the minute you enter. Available for approximately $399 per night, these suites are perfect for a family or group of friends.

What packages does French Quarter Inn offer?

Travel to one of the dreamiest cities in the world and reserve the Romantic Escape accommodation package, which includes a bottle of champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, rose petal decorated bed and a flower bouquet. For food lovers, a Taste of Charleston bundle includes oysters at Pearlz, Darling Oyster Bar and Hank’s Seafood Restaurant. To get a special perspective of the city, a package is available which involves a helicopter tour, harbor sail and a horse and cart carriage excursion.

What is included in the complimentary breakfast at French Quarter Inn?

Far from a token breakfast, you’ll receive a full European continental feast that includes, quiches, eggs, baked good, fresh berries, bagels and fruit. You can enjoy the delicious morning meal out on the terrace, or sleep in and have it brought to your room.

What business amenities are available at French Quarter Inn?

There is no need to stress if you have left your laptop at home, a computer station and iPad are available at the 24-hour business center if you need to get some work done. Printing and photocopying can be done, with staff in the lobby happy to assist at any time.

What exercise classes does French Quarter Inn offer?

As a customizable extra, you can complete a private yoga class in the comfort of your own room. An experienced trainer will work with you to correct technique and deliver a memorable experience.

What family-friendly activities are provided at French Quarter Inn?

For some old-fashioned fun, start a board game or puzzle chosen from the hotel’s extensive offerings. There are also books and DVDs that can be borrowed to help keep the kids entertained.

What’s the best way to get to French Quarter Inn from the airport?

Located about a 20m drive from Charleston International Airport, catching an Uber is a quick and stress-free travel option. A standard fare from the airport to the hotel will cost approximately $25, with a good view of the Ashley River along the way. (Prices checked 11/06/19).

Where is French Quarter Inn located?

French Quarter Inn is located at 166 Church Street, 0.3 miles from the center of Charleston. Charleston City Market is the closest landmark to French Quarter Inn.

When is check-in time and check-out time at French Quarter Inn?

Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at French Quarter Inn.

Does French Quarter Inn offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, French Quarter Inn offers free Wi-Fi.

Does French Quarter Inn offer free parking?

No, French Quarter Inn does not offer free parking.

Does French Quarter Inn offer free airport shuttle service?

No, French Quarter Inn does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is French Quarter Inn from the airport?

French Quarter Inn is 10.1 miles from Charleston AFB-Municipal. French Quarter Inn is 59 miles from Hilton Head Island.

Can you bring pets to French Quarter Inn?

No, pets are not allowed at French Quarter Inn.

Does French Quarter Inn have a pool?

No, French Quarter Inn does not have a pool onsite.

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Charleston City Market 170 yd
  • Charleston Old Slave Mart 334 yd
  • St. Michael's Episcopal Church 0.3 mi
  • Waterfront Park 0.3 mi
  • Nathaniel Russell House 0.4 mi
  • Charleston Historic District 0.5 mi

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Getting Around

Charleston AFB-Municipal 10.1 mi
Hilton Head Island 59 mi
North Charleston 7.6 mi
Yemassee, South Carolina 53.7 mi

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