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Set in the heart of Charleston across from Marion Square, this historic hotel features a full-service spa and an on-site restaurant serving classic Southern cuisine. The French Quarter is 0.6 mi away. Free WiFi is provided.

A flat-screen TV with premium cable channels is featured in all rooms. A custom-made vanity and seating area are also provided. Guests will enjoy the convenience of a coffee maker.

A fully equipped fitness center is provided. A Starbucks Coffee® shop and full-service are on site as well.

While staying at the Francis Marion, guests can enjoy regional specialties for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the Swamp Fox Restaurant. Live jazz music along with cocktails is also available at the hotel's Swamp Fox Bar.

The College of Charleston, the Gibbes Museum of Art and the Charleston Museum are all within 0.8 mi from the Francis Marion Hotel. This hotel also borders the King Street shopping district.

This is our guests' favorite part of Charleston, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Francis Marion Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 11, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Charleston, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.


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  • 1 full bed and 1 sofa bed
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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
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
  • Marion Square
    0.1 miles
  • Wragg Square
    0.2 miles
  • Charleston Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Children s Museum of the Lowcountry
    0.3 miles
  • Wraggs Mall
    0.3 miles
  • Aiken Rhett House
    0.4 miles
  • Morris Island Lighthouse
    0.4 miles
  • Confederate Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Cannon Park
    0.5 miles
  • Charleston City Market
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Halls Chophouse
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Charleston Waterfront Park
    0.8 miles
  • Charleston City Marina
    1 miles
  • Harmon Field
    1.1 miles
  • The Citadel Archives and Museum
    1.5 miles
  • The Citadel Daniel Museum
    1.5 miles
  • The Citadel
    1.7 miles
  • USS Yorktown State Park
    1.7 miles
  • Patriots Point Links
    2.2 miles
  • I'on Club
    3.9 miles
  • Folly Beach
    8.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Charleston International Airport
    9 miles
  • Hilton Head Airport
    58.8 miles
How to get to Francis Marion Hotel from Charleston International Airport
    Taxi
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The Swamp Fox Restaurant & Bar

    Food: American, Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Francis Marion Hotel
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 20 per day.
  • Parking garage
Services
  • Concierge
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Check-in

From 4:00 PM

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

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

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 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 10 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Francis Marion Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Bed type preference cannot be guaranteed as it will be allocated upon arrival based on availability.

A crib, roll-away bed, and small refrigerator are provided upon request based on availability.

Please note that only one dog per room and only small pets up to 11 kg are allowed.

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.

FAQs about Francis Marion Hotel

  • Room options at Francis Marion Hotel include:

    • Quad
    • Suite
    • Double

  • Francis Marion Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Swamp Fox Restaurant & Bar

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

  • Francis Marion Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Francis Marion Hotel by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • Yes, Francis Marion Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at Francis Marion Hotel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Francis Marion Hotel is 1,500 feet from the center of Charleston.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Francis Marion Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Parking garage