Hotels in Charleston, South Carolina

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Charleston overview

Charleston is special for its beaches, historical sites, and museums, and known for its marina and monuments. You're sure to appreciate the ample coffee and bar options. Learn about local heritage at popular landmarks in the area like USS Yorktown. Make some time to enjoy the local sights such as College of Charleston. If you're looking for a family-friendly getaway, Charleston is for you.

Where to stay in Charleston

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, Charleston has accommodations to fit every need. There are 175 hotels in the Charleston area and you can shop as many as 44 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 40%.
  • • 34 2-star hotels with an average price of $61 per night
  • • 95 3-star hotels with an average price of $95 per night
  • • 35 4-star hotels with an average price of $143 per night
  • • 6 5-star hotels with an average price of $239 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 40974 user reviews of Charleston hotels:
  • • French Quarter Inn (Historic Charleston)
  • • The Restoration (Historic Charleston)
  • • The Spectator Hotel (Historic Charleston)
  • • Wentworth Mansion (Historic Charleston)
  • • Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston, Autograph Collection (Historic Charleston)

How to get to Charleston

Fly in to Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from downtown Charleston.

What to see around Charleston

Fun activities in the area include these attractions:
  • • Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal
  • • Charleston City Marina
  • • Harborage at Ashley Marina
  • • Cooper River Marina
  • • Tolers Cove Marina
Museums and theaters are top draws with cultural places to visit like:
  • • Confederate Museum
  • • Gibbes Museum of Art
  • • Pink House Gallery
  • • Old Slave Mart Museum
  • • Postal Museum
Memorable for its historical sites, monuments, and these top landmarks to visit:
  • • The Powder Magazine
  • • Congregation Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim
  • • St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
  • • Circular Congregational Church
  • • St. Philip's Church
It's notable for its beaches and favorite places for nature lovers that include:
  • • Front Beach
  • • Folly Beach County Park
Some popular places in the area include:
  • • College of Charleston
  • • USS Yorktown

When to visit Charleston

If you're still deciding when to visit, here are the seasonal norms to help you plan:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 68°F day, 42°F night
  • • April-June: 87°F day, 55°F night
  • • July-September: 88°F day, 68°F night
  • • October-December: 78°F day, 43°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 8.8 inches
  • • April-June: 9.3 inches
  • • July-September: 17.8 inches
  • • October-December: 8.5 inches

Charleston travel guides

Charleston travel guides