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Charleston, WV
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Charleston, WV
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Charleston hotels

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Low season

FebruaryCheapest month to stay with an average 45% drop in price.

High season

JulyMost expensive month to stay with an average 13% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$119Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$113Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Charleston hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

2 stars and below

3 stars

When to book a hotel in Charleston

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Top tips for finding perfect Charleston hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Charleston, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Charleston in February and March.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Charleston if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Charleston accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Charleston found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $121, while the most expensive was $303.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Charleston for 2 days.
  • Being the capital of West Virginia, there are a number of historical and governmental attractions in Charleston. Both the West Virginia State Capital and the West Virginia State Museum are within walking distance of downtown. Stay close to these attractions at the Charleston Capital Hotel. Some amenities provided to guests who lodge here include a pool and fitness center.
  • Outdoor sports like disc golf, hiking, cycling and fishing are popular activities with both residents and visitors to Charleston. Coonskin Park provides access to a hiking trail, a par 3 golf course and tennis courts. When you book your room at the Sleep Inn, you’ll be within walking distance of this public park.
  • The Four Points by Sheraton is a riverfront hotel in Charleston. It is just a short walk from the capitol building, Charleston City Hall and the Art Emporium. Its amenities include an indoor swimming pool, fitness center, restaurant and complimentary breakfast.
  • Along with gaming, the Mardi Gras Resort & Casino has its own nightclub, multiple bars, a health club and indoor swimming pool. Providing 4-star accommodations, each room features pillowtop beds, flat screen televisions and luxurious toiletries. This resort is just 13 miles from the center of Charleston.
  • The East End Historical District is an exciting place to stay. It is rich in history and architecture and is also home to an art center and gallery. Hotels in this district include the Quality Inn & Suites Charleston and the Embassy Suites by Hilton.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Charleston

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Charleston. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • KAYAK users like staying at Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Charleston WV and Embassy Suites Charleston when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Charleston Civic Center.

  • The average price of a double room in Charleston is $118, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as $57.

  • When you book a room with certain hotels, you’ll get a complimentary ride to and from Yeager Airport. Some of these hotels include the Holiday Inn & Suites Charleston West and the Hampton Inn Charleston - Southridge.

  • Having a kitchenette on vacation can be extremely convenient. Along with saving you money, it will let you prepare your favorite dishes while away from home. The Residence Inn by Marriott Charleston offers suites with a full-size stove, refrigerator and microwave. Its kitchen is also equipped with pots, pans, dishes and silverware.

  • The Charleston Town Center is a very large shopping center in the heart of the city. Stores in this mall include a Chico’s, Hollister, JCPenney and Talbots. There is also a food court with a variety of snack shops and restaurants for shoppers to enjoy. If you stay at the Charleston Marriott Town Center or the Holiday Inn Express-Charleston Civic Center, you’ll be in walking distance to the shopping center. Both of these hotels have fitness rooms, business centers and provide free breakfast.

  • If you’re in town to enjoy outdoor fun like cross country skiing, hiking, white water rafting or bird watching, you’ll want to spend lots of time at the Kanawha State Forest. The Country Inn & Suites and the Holiday Inn Express Kanawha City are less than 5 miles away from this park. These hotels also provide family size rooms or suites and serve complimentary breakfast to guests each morning.

  • The cheapest hotel room in Charleston for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $57 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $116 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $436 per night.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Charleston districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Charleston city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Charleston?

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Best Charleston hotels

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Embassy Suites Charleston - Charleston - Lounge
Embassy Suites Charleston - Charleston - Lounge
Embassy Suites Charleston
8.2 Excellent
$202+
$202+
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Charleston Marriott Town Center - Charleston - Bar
Charleston Marriott Town Center - Charleston - Bar
$134+
Airport shuttle
Pool
Pet friendly