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Belmond Charleston Place

South Carolina, USA

Belmond Charleston Place is a gorgeous luxury hotel in the heart of Charleston which makes a wonderfully refined and characterful base for exploring the charms of this historic southern city, or discovering the endless beaches of South Carolina.

At a Glance

  • Great location in the heart of historic Charleston

  • Crab cakes and jazz at the Charleston Grill

  • Fantastic service and concierge


Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Belmond Charleston Place or take a look at our itineraries to DC and The South


Belmond Charleston Place is in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina, one of the most romantic cities in the United States, and evokes the feeling of a grand 17th-century residence with its Italian marble lobby and staircase, crystal chandeliers and luxurious suites. On arrival, you are instantly transported to a magical, timeless place of old-world charm, surrounded by narrow cobblestone streets, horse-drawn carriages, charming antique stores, fine restaurants, sophisticated galleries and spectacular antebellum homes.

Belmond Charleston Place is a sister property to the Cipriani in Venice, and the same elegance, attention to detail and emphasis on service has been maintained. Drop by the Charleston Grill for a crab cake accompanied by the sounds of live jazz, enjoy a cocktail at the Thoroughbred Club, or head to the spa for some serious pampering. The Spa also features a horizon-edged swimming pool with a retractable glass roof, and a rooftop tennis court.

South Carolina’s famed beaches are just a short drive from Belmond Charleston Place and, given the nearly constantly pleasant climate, golf is similarly very popular in these parts, with no shortage of fantastic courses to play.


The 440 rooms and suites are superbly appointed with traditional furnishings and marble baths. The top two floors of the hotel are on the club level and offer a private concierge service, all-day complimentary drinks, continental breakfast, afternoon tea and evening cocktails in the comfort of the two-storey club-level lounge.


Children are warmly welcomed but there are no child specific facilities at the hotel. Charleston is a child friendly city; children are sure to delight in a horse drawn carriage ride, a visit to the South Carolina Aquarium, Middleton Plantations zoo and the hotel's movie library.


Charleston Grill is all about creative and uniquely presented Charleston cuisine served up to the sounds of a live jazz trio. The Palmetto Cafe offers a more casual setting, with innovation American cuisine on the menu and for tapas and cocktails and even afternoon tea, there is the Thoroughbred Club. Guests can expect live music daily.

There is 24-hour in-room dining available, and they will even prepare you a picnic lunch if you're spending the day at the beach or countryside.


Charleston offers horse-drawn carriage rides, mansions and museums, and nearby, historic monuments such as Fort Sumter, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired. A few miles from the city are a number of magnificent old plantation houses, such as the eighteenth century Middleton Place.


The Spa at Charleston Place offers a comprehensive health club, equipped with a beautiful indoor/outdoor salt water pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and children's splash pool. The spa offers an extensive range of relaxing and invigorating skincare, detoxifying treatments and massage therapy and there is also a gym and fitness suite.

Location & Directions

South Carolina, USA

Charleston Place is situated in the heart of Charleston, South Carolina, one of America's oldest cities. The Charleston area is located on the coast of South Carolina, midway between Myrtle Beach and Hilton Head Island.

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Charleston has a relatively tropical climate: the summers are hot and humid, particularly in August and winters can be mild.

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Belmond Charleston Place or take a look at our itineraries to DC and The South

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