Belmond Charleston Place

| Charleston, SC, United States
 

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  • World's Best Awards

Overview

Belmond Charleston Place evokes the feeling of a grand 17th century residence from the Italian marble lobby with its signature Georgian Open Arm staircase and 12-foot crystal chandelier to lush personal suites. The staff is dedicated to entertaining its guests with the finest in Southern hospitality, and has become the choice of celebrities, princes and politicians.

Belmond Charleston Place is one of the finest hotels in Charleston, SC, and is located in the heart of Charleston's historic downtown. The hotel's well appointed rooms and suites, award winning dining at the Palmetto Cafe and Charleston Grill restaurants, and a full-service Spa with rooftop indoor outdoor pool and Jacuzzi.

Location & Map

Hotel Address:
  • Belmond Charleston Place
  • 205 Meeting Street
  • Charleston, SC 29401
  • United States

Location Summary
Located in the heart of the historic district on renowned King Street, Belmond Charleston Place is accessible to all that the city has to offer including shopping, dining, historic homes, and tours.

Directions to Hotel
From I-26 East and Charleston International Airport: Take I-26 East to Charleston. At "I-26 end-one mile" sign, merge into the left-hand lane to prepare to take the Meeting Street exit (Visitor's Center Info Sign). Continue on Meeting Street for one mile. Take the first right past Hasell Street. A small sign on the right marks the entrance for the hotel. From Highway 17/West Ashley: Drive over the Ashley River Bridge, staying in the far right lane. Bear right on Lockwood Drive. Go under the overpass, then get immediately into far left lane. Take the Calhoun Street exit. Go 1 mile, then turn right onto Meeting Street. Go past 3 traffic lights and take the first right past Hasell Street. A small sign on the right marks the entrance for Belmond Charleston Place Hotel. From Highway 17/Mt. Pleasant: After crossing the Copper River on the Ravenel Bridge, get into the far left lane. Exit left at King Street/ Downtown. Turn right at the stop sign on King Street. Go 1 Mile and make a left on Calhoun Street. Take the next right on Meeting St. Go past 3 traffic lights and take the first right past Hasell Street. A small sign on the right marks the entrance.

Highlights & Reviews

Awards
Conde Nast Award Winner, Mobil Award, Travel And Leisure Award
Banquets & Meetings
Offering the ultimate in flexible meeting space, with a total of 40,000 square feet within the hotel, including the Grand Ballroom (14,000+ square feet), ten more function rooms, six hospitality suites, the Grand Hall, and several other outdoor courtyards.
Fine Dining On Site
The experience of dining in the Charleston Grill is something that will shine as a bright star amidst the southern elegance and refinement of Charleston itself. Reward yourself with an evening of highly creative and uniquely presented cuisine served flawlessly by skilled and knowledgeable staff. Relax in the warm and intimate ambiance created by mahogany panelling, hand stenciled hardwood flooring, and the soft sounds of the live jazz trio.
Fitness Center
Newly renovated and located at the Spa, the fully equipped gym features free weights and state-of-the-art Cyber, Life Fitness and Stairmaster equipment. Professional trainers are on-hand to provide instruction, as well as to lead classes in aerobics, body sculpting, yoga and even power walking through the historic district.
Child Programs
The hotel offers special programs for their younger guests, with amenities just for children, including a special welcome package with pint size robes, free meals in The Palmetto Cafe, and summer programs that vary from summer sea camps to etiquette lessons.
Pool Outdoor
In the spa, enjoy the stunning horizon edged swimming pool. Small kids will especially enjoy the children's splash pool located on the rooftop sun terrace.
Spa Facility
The hotel's spa was voted the "Best City Hotel Spa in North America" by Travel & Leisure Magazine and offers a full range of services for you to relax and unwind. Facials, pedicures, manicures, exotic body scrubs and wraps, hot stone- and aroma-therapy, shiatsu, Thai, neuromuscular, sports and pregnancy massage are all available. After a little pampering, guests can lounge by the horizon edged swimming pool with its retractable glass roof, which guarantees the best weather, rain or shine, or soak away any tension in the spacious Jacuzzi while stargazing through the glass roof above.
Beach
For beach lovers, the areas beautiful shorelines of white sand are a favorite for surfing, sailing and dolphin watching. The hotel can provide beach accessories and picnics to ensure a pleasant stress free day.
Golfing
Golfers can select from more than 21 courses, including Kiawah Island's Ocean Course, home of the most fiercely contest Ryder Cup and PGA Championship, Wild Dunes and Rivertowne, a new Arnold Palmer signature course.
Shopping
The Shops at Belmond Charleston Place include a collection of more than 20 upscale shops and boutiques, including Gucci, Louis Vuitton, St. John, and Godiva. Additionally, the hotel is located in the center of what has been the premiere shopping district for more than two hundred years. Today, boutique shops, elegant clothiers, antique merchants and local crafts people, nestled in buildings dating back to the 1700's, offer their wares, including the true Charleston Sweet Grass Basket. For discerning shoppers who prefer private consultations, Charleston Place can arrange for personal shoppers, in-room fittings, or guided antique and silver tours.
Recommended Rooms
"The Club" level offers the hotel's most distinctive level of service, exclusively available on the top two floors of the property. With 79 guestrooms, "The Club" offers a private personal concierge and an array of culinary offerings, including complimentary continental breakfast, afternoon tea, evening cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and after dinner cordials and desserts.


Guest Review Highlights

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Couple

69% (978)

Family

30% (425)

Solo

1% (14)

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Amenities

Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Beach
    - Dining
    - Golfing
    - Jet Skiing
    - Jogging Running
    - Sailing
    - Shopping
    - Tennis Courts Nearby
    - Theatre & Museums
    - Water Skiing
    - Windsurfing

World's Best Awards


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Conde Nast Traveler 2014 Gold List for Best Hotels in the United States
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Belmond Charleston Place
Charleston, SC, United States