Where To Stay When Visiting Charleston: Belmond Charleston Place

Belmond Charleston Place 

Where To Stay When Visiting Charleston 


205 Meeting St. Charleston, SC 29401



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This luxury hotel is located in historic downtown Charleston and has many features that make it the perfect stay for a wide variety of travelers! The property has over 400+ rooms, suites and the 7th & 8th floors offer club level accommodations. Belmond Charleston Place has been a leading area hotel for over 30 years in Charleston and was completely renovated in 2016, offering its guests the best and most comfortable stay possible while visiting the Lowcountry.

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The hotel was designed to host groups of various sizes and has over 40,ooo square feet of grand ball rooms and scalable event space. It’s the perfect setting for weddings, conferences, business meetings and more.

Amenities and highlights of the property include:

  • The Spa at Belmond Charleston Place/exercise room/pool
  • The Shops at Belmond Charleston Place (20+) on site retail shops
  • 4 on site restaurants/bars
  • easily accessible parking
  • is walking distances to dozens of restaurants, antique shops, art galleries and retail stores
  • 15 min drive to airport
  • has been rated in the top 50 hotels in North America by: Travel + Leisure Magazine
  • 4 star rating by Forbes Magazine

The Spa at Belmond Charleston Place is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a variety of services that include skin treatments, massages, manicure/pedicures and more! I especially love the spa store where you can stock up on fantastic skin care products, local artisan jewelry and an array of cool accessories! The Spa also has a fitness club that includes an exercise room, infinity salt water pool with retractable roof and a poolside patio bar (for hotel guests only).

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The Shops at Belmond Charleston Place there are over 2 dozen fantastic on site shops to check out while staying at the hotel or visiting Charleston, some of which is include: Gucci, St. John, Louis Vuitton, Kate Spade and the Godiva store.

Restaurants on site include; Charleston Grill (this acclaimed fine dining restaurant is one of the most well-respected and beloved special dinner spots in town). Palmetto Cafe (offers a beautiful garden setting and is open for breakfast and lunch). Thoroughbred Club (perfect spot to grab a beverage, small plate and enjoy listening to live piano or guitar). Meeting at Market (this sports pub is the latest addition to the hotel and offers a casual dining spot with several large screen televisions to enjoy watching sports while grabbing a tasty burger or sandwich and pint).

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Every inch of the property is majestic, beautiful and elegant! I have always highly recommended this hotel to family and friends when they visit and I am thrilled to include them on my list of best places to stay while visiting Charleston! While I was assembling this series and conducting research for this project I stayed at the property and enjoyed the following: a fantastic skin treatment at the spa called the Intracueticals Rejuvenate Restoring Oxygen Treatment (it’s a game changer and made my skin look 10 years younger…treat yourself…you’ll thank me later), breakfast at The Palmetto Cafe where I enjoyed the Huevos Rancheros…it was delicious and dinner at Meeting at Market where I had one of the best burgers in town! My 4 year old daughter and I stayed in a luxury suite and while it was amazing and spectacular (my daughters response to our room: “I love this place, when can we stay here again…its amazing!”) I can attest that each of the rooms, suites and club level accommodations are all fantastic and no matter which one you choose based on your needs and wants…you will very comfortable and pleased with your decison in choosing this property that offers great attention to detail for each of its guests…even the 4 year old ones, whom think their names are: Eloise.

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