Charleston, South Carolina has always enjoyed long standing tradition as a quiet getaway destination for the well-to-do travelers and wealthy vacationers in centuries past. Now well into the 21st century, Charleston welcomes travellers one and all, with tourist visitors numbering approximately 4.2 million in 2010.
Peak seasons for area hotels run from March to July, and rise again during the month of October. While hotel room rates are undoubtedly higher during these peak times, Charleston's lodging scene includes some less costly, off the peninsula options that can be found mere minutes from downtown. Visitors coming to the lowcountry for weddings or honeymoons delight in the ultra-modern loft rooms of The Restoration on King, while families with children breathe easier knowing they just a few blocks from both the Children's Museum and South Carolina Aquarium when staying at the Embassy Suites.
When your most important hotel criteria is it's location in the historic heart of the city, book a Club Level room at the elegant Charleston Place Hotel, or a balcony suite at the French Quarter Inn. Let the world's "Most Mannerly City" welcome you with subtle details and generous amenities unique to Charleston's own hospitality and tradition.