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Built in 1778, this historic inn, decorated in a European-style, features uniquely decorated rooms. Free Wi-Fi is available. Old City Market is 2133 feet away and the College of Charleston is 492 feet from the inn. A 4-poster bed, some with a canopy, is featured in each room at the Charleston Barksdale House Inn. Cable TV and coffee-making facilities are provided. A daily À la carte breakfast is offered at the inn. Charleston Footprints Walking Tours is 15 minutes’ walk from Barksdale House Inn. The South Carolina Aquarium is also 15 minutes’ walk away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the real heart of Charleston, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 full bed
1 king bed
or
2 queen beds
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.8
Facilities
8.9
Cleanliness
9.2
Comfort
9.2
Value for money
8.8
Location
9.8
Free Wifi
8.4
High score for Charleston
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Guests who stayed here loved

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    Kathy
    United States of America United States of America
    Beautiful home with such a relaxing atmosphere. The staff were friendly and helpful with tips for dining and sightseeing.
  • Daniel
    United States of America United States of America
    Location, hospitality, parking on site, free breakfast, and dog friendly
  • Katie
    United States of America United States of America
    Beautiful and unique property with a perfect location in the city. The staff is amazingly friendly and helpful and the breakfast was awesome!

Host Info

Company review score: 9.8Based on 1,009 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Historic Inn located in the heart of historic Downtown Charleston.

Property info

The Barksdale House Inn, built in 1778, is your home away from home while exploring the City of Charleston. This Inn offers 14 rooms with private baths, complimentary full service breakfast, newspaper, wireless internet access and on-site paid parking. Our knowledgeable staff is happy to assist you with suggestions on where to begin exploring our beautiful city and its magnificent homes, gardens, and parks. Our porch overlooking the garden is a perfect setting for relaxing in the evenings after a long day of sightseeing!

Neighborhood info

We are located within the historic downtown district and are walking distance to shopping, dining, tourist attractions, and the famed Market Street.

Language Spoken

English

Area info

Amenities of Barksdale House Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
Internet
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs $12.50 per day.
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules
Barksdale House Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in
From 15:00 to 19:00
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in.
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Check-out
From 07:30 to 11:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as 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

0+ years
Extra bed upon request
$25 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

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.

Please inform Barksdale House Inn of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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

FAQs about Barksdale House Inn

  • Barksdale House Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Barksdale House Inn include:

      • Double
      • Twin/Double

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

    • Barksdale House Inn is 2,300 feet from the center of Charleston. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Barksdale House Inn is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.