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425 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Nightly Rates: ($199.99 - $389.00)
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Hotel Description:

Known for its rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, this coastal destination remains one of the top destination cities in the world. Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown is one of the newest hotels in Historic Charleston; blending contemporary luxury with traditional southern hospitality. Conveniently situated in the vibrant upper King and Meeting Street neighborhood within the Historic District, directly across from Woolfe Street Playhouse. Enjoy many attractions within a five minute walk including the Charleston Museum, Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, Aiken-Rhett House, Charleston Visitors Center, the Music Farm and numerous restaurants and boutique shops along the popular upper King Street. Or, hop on the Free Trolley that stops at the hotel to take in all the sights and sounds of the District, including the famous City Market or an event at the stunning Gaillard Center. The Meeting Room Restaurant & Tapas Bar offers farm-to-table dining with a twist on tradition. Featuring American inspired entrees prepared with local ingredients, it is easy to find something to suit every palette. After a long day work out in our fitness center, take a dip in our outdoor pool or bask in the warm Charleston sun. Stay cool and relax around our outdoor covered patio with overhead fans and living room style seating. Visit our business center and stay connected with free Wi-Fi.

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  11:00 AM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  5
Number of rooms:  120
Number of suites:  3
Time zone:  GMT


Meeting Room Restaurant and Tapas Bar: Serving breakfast and dinner daily. Enjoy a farm to table dining experience in our restaurant or have it delivered right to your room. Enjoy dinner every night starting at 5pm to 10pm and Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 4pm to 6pm.
The Ordinary: This 1920s bank now houses an upscale seafood restaurant with high ceilings, large windows and a bar.
H M: H M is a burger boutique and pong lounge where creative burgers of delicious consequence demand happy noises and extra napkins
Charleston Beer Works: Welcoming sports bar has a large selection of beers on tap plus several TVs and frequent live music. Nominated Best Sports Bar in 2016 by Charleston City Paper.
39 Rue de Jean: Busy, brick walled bistro serving French classics with a twist and sushi, with a lively bar.
Coast Bar and Grill: Local favorites include the selection of wood grilled fresh fish, Seared Rare Tuna, Fish Tacos and the full raw bar
Halls Chophouse: Sizable cuts of beef and seafood served in elegant environs, also known for its Sunday gospel brunch.
The Meeting Room Restaurant & Tapas Bar: Enjoy bold flavors and fresh ingredients that come together to offer innovative Southern cuisine for an unforgettable dining experience.


Fitness center on-site
Outdoor pool

Room Info:

Internet access, Rollaway bed
Internet access, Microwave, Cups/glassware, Sofa bed
two queen beds nonsmoking: TV
accessibility meets style tty visual alerts tub: TV
king bed with private balcony non smoking: TV
standard king room offers accessible tty visual a: TV
king leisure nonsmoking: TV
standard room: TV
accessible room offers tty visual alerts two tr: TV
2 queen beds private patio nonsmoking: TV
two queen beds spacious accessible room with tt: TV
corner one bedroom suite nonsmoking: TV
accessibility meets style in one bedroom corner s: TV

Meeting Facilities:

Peninsula Ballroom: The Peninsula Ballroom is our largest room accommodating up to 160 people based on meeting room setup. Filled with natural lighting with blackout shades to darken the room. A great space for any meeting or a variety of social events.
Cooper Room:
Ashley Room:
Cooper Room: The Cooper Room accommodates up to 80 persons based on your meeting or event requirements. This room has natural lighting and is perfect for small meeting and special events of any kind. Blackout shades available to darken the room for audio visual use.
Ashley Room:
Midtown Boardroom: The Midtown Boardroom offers flexible setup capabilities to meet the needs of small meetings up to 55 attendees. This rooms if filled with natural lighting and the perfect backdrop for any meeting or special event.
The Meeting Room Restuarant: The Meeting Room Restaurant is available for catering lunches up to 72 persons. Enjoy farm-to-table dining with a variety of selections from our catering menus. This room is filled with natural lighting. Setup is restaurant style and not flexible.

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Car rental desk
  • Computer
  • Dry cleaning
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite television
  • Stereo
  • Turn down service
  • Voice mail
  • Accessible facilities
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Concierge desk
  • Golf
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Late check-out available
  • Non-smoking
  • Premium movie channels
  • Room service
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Tennis court
  • Two-line phone
  • Wireless internet connection
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Desk with lamp
  • Grocery shopping service available
  • Ice machine
  • Lounges/bars
  • On-Site parking
  • Private bathroom
  • Safe
  • Shops and commercial services
  • Transportation
  • Valet parking
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Color television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Interior corridors
  • Meeting rooms
  • Outdoor pool
  • Public area air conditioned
  • Safe deposit box
  • Spare electrical outlet available at desk
  • Transportation services - local area
  • Valet same day dry cleaning

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