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Book your room at John Rutledge House Inn

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Historic Charleston inn in Historic Charleston, near College of Charleston

With a stay at John Rutledge House Inn, you'll be centrally located in Charleston, steps from The Governor's House Inn and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist.

This 4-star inn is within close proximity of Charleston County Courthouse and St. Michael's Episcopal Church.

Make yourself at home in one of the 19 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a Tempur-Pedic bed. Complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and tour/ticket assistance.

Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held daily. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This romantic inn also offers tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in the lobby, and concierge services. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

John Rutledge House Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Smoke-free property
  • Free reception
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Free breakfast
  • Total number of rooms - 19
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Year Built 1763
  • Self parking (surcharge)
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Air conditioning
  • Free local calls
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Free newspaper
  • Climate control
  • In-room safe
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
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Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast each morning.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 12 per night
  • A pet fee will be charged per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • John Rutledge House Inn is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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