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Located in the center of Charleston, 1.4 mi from Melton Peter Demetre Park Beach and 0.7 mi from Charleston Waterfront Park, 20 South Battery provides accommodations with free WiFi and access to a garden with a terrace.

Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a à la carte breakfast.

Peninsula Grill is 1.1 mi from 20 South Battery, while Marion Square is 1.3 mi away. The nearest airport is Charleston International Airport, 9.9 mi from the accommodations.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 10 for a two-person trip.

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (10.0)

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Deluxe Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
Deluxe King Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
King Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4
Executive Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 3
Superior King Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 king bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4
Deluxe Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Deluxe Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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Deluxe Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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About 20 South Battery

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  • Is the Deluxe Suite located in the main house or the carriage house?

    The Deluxe Suites are located on the ground level of the Carriage House overlooking the Courtyard leading back into our private garden.


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    Asked about: Deluxe Suite • Answered on March 26, 2021
  • I have a service dog, are they welcome?

    Hi there! Thank you for considering 20 South Battery. Trained Service animals are absolutely welcome with the proper documentation. Hope to see you soon!


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    Answered on June 29, 2021
  • Hi we have two small labradoodles who are house trained and non shedding. Is it possible to bring them with us for one night?

    Hi There! Thank you for your inquiry and considering us here at 20 South Battery. We have 2 rooms on property that are pet friendly, but we do have a 15lb weight limit for pets.


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    Answered on June 29, 2021
  • is parking safe. We are coming from a beach trip and will not want to unload all baggage

    We are located in a residential area in the historic district, on the tip of the peninsula right across from White Point Gardens. A very secure area! Street parking is located directly in front of our Inn and is safe.


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    Asked about: King Suite • Answered on November 14, 2021
  • What rooms & prices are #8 & 10? These are the alleged haunted ones correct?

    The prices vary depending on the dates you are interested in. This two rooms start at $339.00


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    Asked about: Deluxe Double Room • Answered on March 13, 2021
20 South Battery

Managed by 20 South Battery

Company review score: 10.0 Based on 58 reviews from 1 property

1 managed property
2 years of experience

Company info

20 South Battery has been an operating Inn since 1970. We want your stay to be an authentic Charleston Experience! Don't miss out on our unique, historically-significant property.

Property info

20 South Battery is Charleston's premier Bed and Breakfast. Newly remodeled from top to bottom, we strive to make your visit to our Inn an experience you will never forget. We offer a sumptuous European Breakfast in the Mansion's Library to get your day started and an indulgent wine and cheese Reception in the Mansion's Ballroom to top off your busy day of touring and shopping. Our five-star staff are always at the ready to assist you with any needs you may have. We love recommending Charleston's fabulous restaurants, too! Don't miss staying in Charleston's most historic residential area--quiet, historical, but not far from tours, shopping and dining.

Neighborhood info

We are located on the Battery of Charleston--right across the street from us is the beautiful White Point Garden where pirates were hanged and the Civil War had its beginnings. So much History--you will feel transported to another time....

Languages Spoken

English

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Charleston is one of the oldest and most well-preserved cities in the United States. And it shows in this area's graceful Colonial architecture. Don't miss the distinctive "Pink House," built in 1694.

What's nearby
  • Plum Elements
    0.1 miles
  • White Point Gardens
    0.1 miles
  • The Calhoun Mansion
    0.1 miles
  • Edmondston Alston
    0.2 miles
  • Nathaniel Russell House
    0.2 miles
  • First Scots Presbyterian Church
    0.3 miles
  • East Bay Playground
    0.4 miles
  • St Michael s Episcopal Church
    0.4 miles
  • Dog Horse Fine Art Portraiture and Sculpture Garden
    0.4 miles
  • Charleston City Hall
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Stars Rooftop Bar
    2 miles
  • Restaurant Husk
    2.5 miles
  • Restaurant Fig
    2.5 miles
  • Restaurant Hank;s Seafood
    3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Cocktail
    3 miles
Top attractions
  • Charleston Waterfront Park
    0.6 miles
  • Marion Square
    1.2 miles
  • Cannon Park
    1.2 miles
  • Charleston Museum
    1.4 miles
  • Charleston City Marina
    1.4 miles
  • Patriots Point Links
    2.2 miles
  • The Citadel Archives and Museum
    2.4 miles
  • The Citadel Daniel Museum
    2.4 miles
  • The Citadel
    2.6 miles
  • I'on Club
    4.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Atlantic Ocean
    12 miles
Closest Airports
  • Charleston International Airport
    10 miles
  • Hilton Head Airport
    58.4 miles
How to get to 20 South Battery from Charleston International Airport
    Taxi
    Public shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of 20 South Battery
Bathroom
  • Private Bathroom
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Cooking class Off-site Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Breakfast in the room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules 20 South Battery takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express 20 South Battery accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about 20 South Battery

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at 20 South Battery (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • Check-in at 20 South Battery is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at 20 South Battery can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • À la carte
    • Breakfast to go

  • The prices at 20 South Battery may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • 20 South Battery is 1.3 miles from the center of Charleston.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to 20 South Battery by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 20min
    • Taxi 20min

  • 20 South Battery offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Cooking class
    • Walking tours
    • Live music/Performance
    • Bike tours

  • Room options at 20 South Battery include:

    • Double
    • Suite