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4-star historic inn with a complimentary breakfast in Charleston (Historic 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. Event facilities at this inn consist of small meeting rooms, a ballroom, and banquet facilities. Parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities include small meeting rooms, a ballroom, and banquet facilities. This romantic inn also offers tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in the lobby, and concierge services. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).
John Rutledge House Inn is a smoke-free property.
- Complimentary reception
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Smoke-free property
- Free breakfast
- Total number of rooms - 19
- Number of floors - 4
- Concierge services
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Parking (surcharge)
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Banquet facilities
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of buildings/towers - 3
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Year Built 1763
- Parking limited (surcharge)
Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Parking limited (surcharge)
- Room Amenities
- Premium bedding
- Private bathroom
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
- Tempur-Pedic mattress
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Connecting / adjoining rooms available
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Climate control
- In-room safe
- Complimentary newspaper
- Free wired high-speed Internet
Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast each morning.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Aerobics nearby
- Pilates classes/instruction nearby
- Playground nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Bowling alley nearby
- Boat tours nearby
- Boat cruises nearby
- Running track/path nearby
- Basketball nearby
- Boating nearby
- Tennis nearby
- Swimming nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Check-out time is noon
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Self parking fee: USD 12 per night
- Pet fee: USD 25.00 per pet, per night
- Additional Details
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. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
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.