Historical residence located in the center of historic Charleston, South Carolina
Located in the historic center of Charleston, SC, the Planters Inn Charleston offers luxury accommodation with a historic edge of its own; the hotel was originally built in 1844.
The 4-star offers modern convenience and comfort within the traditional surroundings of a 19th Century stately home. Visitors will find an assortment of classic paintings and relics decorating the walls and tables throughout the property, whilst enjoying modern luxury in their room.
Each of the 62 guestrooms features a private bathroom, which is accompanied by designer bath amenities as well as plush bathrobes and slippers. Bedrooms are equipped with CD radio alarm clock, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, in-room safe, and high-speed wireless internet access.
Those guests with specific health conditions can rest peacefully with either feather of hypoallergenic pillows and duvets. Rooms are similarly decorated in traditional fashion.
Those guests visiting Charleston for work will find a number of useful business services on hand. Printing, copying, and faxing are available whilst internet access and laptops can also be provided by the hotel directly.
A number of meeting rooms can also be found within the property. These are capable of hosting a number of events, including small private meetings and large-scale conferences. Planters Inn is a popular choice with those looking for a South Carolina wedding venue and accommodation.
Guests staying at the Planters Inn Charleston can enjoy either a continental or full southern breakfast each morning, served either indoors or outside in the quaint courtyard. The Peninsula Grill, an on-site restaurant, is one of the favorite dining options for guests and locals alike. With an extensive wine list and succulent dishes, guests will enjoy what the grill has to offer.
During the afternoon, the hotel also serves orange spiced tea, a specialty in these parts.
True to southern hospitality, the hotels concierge will attempt to assist guests with any queries or requests, including offering the best suggestions of where to visit in Charleston, South Carolina.
The historic city of Charleston offers visitors a wealth of attractions to visit, as well as a typically well-appointed downtown city center area.
To take in all of the citys historic sites, visitors may elect to take a guided tour of the city. Whether on foot, trolley, or any other transportation method, this is perhaps the best way to see the best the city has to offer.
Particular landmarks and attractions that prove of interest include the Charleston Museum (Americas first ever museum), the Powder Magazine (the oldest building in the state), and the Exchange and Provost (where the U.S. Constitution was ratified).
The city and surrounding area also features a number of antebellum mansions, some of which serve as modern day museums and are open to the public.
The hotel is also located near the citys theater district as well as the College of Charleston, making it a suitable accommodation option for culture fans and those visiting friends and family at the academic institute.
The Planters Inn Charleston also allows for access to the port area and ferry trips to Yorktown State Park.