$164 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jul 26, 2015 Check-out: Jul 28, 2015

Charleston Marriott

4 stars
View map of 170 Lockwood Boulevard, 170 Lockwood Boulevard, Charleston, SC 29403

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.9
out of 5
49 reviews
Great getaway

Every time we visit Charleston, we always stay at the Marriott. The staff is very friendly and... See full review

  • Clara Patel
  • Apr 24, 2014
hot charleston

The hotel was beautiful and in a good location. Downtown Charleston is too congested. We got to... See full review

  • broke and tired
  • Aug 23, 2014
The Charleston Marriott provides supreme service and sophistication. It is just minutes from everything the city has to offer, from historic homes and museums to Charleston's best restaurants. Charleston's hospitals and medical centers are just a few blocks away. The Charleston Marriott also hosts weddings, conventions and business meetings.

 

Dining
There are three restaurants at the Charleston Marriott: Saffire Charleston's Oven serves innovative, American-fusion cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Aqua Terrace, a rooftop lounge, is open for dinner and offers cocktails with brilliant views of the Ashley River. The Daily Grind is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner and features Starbucks coffee and light fare. Room service is available 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Rooms
All rooms at the 14-floor Charleston Marriott feature wired and wireless Internet access (fees apply), dual-head shower massager and granite vanity. Some rooms have views of the Ashley River, while some have balconies. Some of the 341 rooms and six suites have kitchenettes and dining areas.
Property features
Charleston Marriott guests have free use of the outdoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and a bright and sunny state-of-the-art fitness center with cardiovascular equipment and free weights. Parking on site is free, plus valet parking is available (fees apply).
Highlights
  • Three on-site restaurants, two of which are open for breakfast
  • Rooms have LCD TVs and digital connectivity panels
  • Landscaped courtyard
  • Business center with computer, printer, Internet

Nearby attractions
  • Charleston Visitor Center (2.1 mi/3.4 km)
  • Charleston Museum (2.1 mi/3.4 km)
  • Gibbes Museum of Art (2.3 mi/3.7 km)
  • Fort Sumter and Dinner Cruises (3 mi/4.8 km)
  • South Carolina Aquarium (3 mi/4.8 km)
  • Patriots Point Naval Museum/USS Yorktown (6 mi/9.7 km)
  • Magnolia Plantation & Gardens (11.2 mi/18 km)
  • Charleston Area Convention Center/Performing Arts Center/Coliseum (9.7 mi/15.6 km)

Business
  • Nearly 50,000 square feet of event space including the 9,680-square-foot Crystal Ballroom
  • 15 meeting rooms totaling 20,547 square feet
Transportation
  • Charleston airport (11.4 mi/18.3 km)
  • Amtrak station (8.7 mi/14 km)
  • Just off U.S. 17
  • Transportation available to historic downtown Charleston (fees apply)
Policies
No pets. No smoking.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

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Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Concierge
Elevators
Executive level
Ice machine
Activities
Outdoor pool
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Exercise gym
Water skiing
Horseback riding
Scuba diving
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Coffee shop
Room service
Vending machines
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Laundry service
Express check in
Guest laundromat
Express checkout
Concierge desk
Laundry/Valet services
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Car rental desk
Barber shop
Barber/Beauty shop
FAX
Video checkout
Gift shop
Currency exchange
Drugstore
Florist
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Accessible parking
Room
Television with cable
Radio
Cordless phone
Safe
Phone with speaker
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Outlet adapters
Cribs available
In room movies
Sofa bed
Temperature control
Shower
Iron
Ironing board

Nearby points of interest

  • Johnson Hagood Stadium: 0.5 mi
  • The Citadel: 0.7 mi
  • Children's Museum of the Lowcountry: 1.2 mi
  • Charleston Music Hall: 1.3 mi
  • Charleston Museum: 1.3 mi
  • Aiken-Rhett House: 1.4 mi
  • Unitarian Church in Charleston: 1.5 mi
  • Theater99: 1.5 mi
  • Audbon Swamp Garden: 1.5 mi
  • Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist: 1.6 mi
  • Arthur Ravenel Jr.Bridge: 1.6 mi
  • Gibbes Museum of Art: 1.7 mi
  • The Black Fedora: 1.8 mi
  • St. Michael's Episcopal Church: 1.8 mi
  • Dock Street Theater: 1.8 mi
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium: 0.5 mi
  • The Citadel: 0.7 mi
  • Children's Museum of the Lowcountry: 1.2 mi
  • Charleston Music Hall: 1.3 mi
  • Charleston Museum: 1.3 mi
  • Aiken-Rhett House: 1.4 mi
  • Unitarian Church in Charleston: 1.5 mi
  • Theater99: 1.5 mi
  • Audbon Swamp Garden: 1.5 mi
  • Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist: 1.6 mi
  • Arthur Ravenel Jr.Bridge: 1.6 mi
  • Gibbes Museum of Art: 1.7 mi
  • The Black Fedora: 1.8 mi
  • St. Michael's Episcopal Church: 1.8 mi
  • Dock Street Theater: 1.8 mi
  • The Calhoun Mansion: 1.8 mi
  • Nathaniel Russell House: 1.8 mi
  • Heyward-Washington House: 1.9 mi
  • South Carolina Aquarium: 1.9 mi
  • Port Charleston: 1.9 mi
  • Old Exchange & Provost: 2 mi
  • Charleston Waterfront Park: 2 mi
  • Edmonston-Alston House: 2.1 mi
  • Magnolia Cemetry: 2.3 mi
  • American Military Museum: 4.3 mi
  • Morris Island Lighthouse: 7.4 mi
  • Drayton Hall: 9.1 mi
  • Magnolia Plantation & Gardens: 9.9 mi
  • Middleton Place: 13 mi

Dining

Saffire Restaurant & Bar
No need to search along the Charleston waterfront for a memorable dining experience - just step into Saffire Restaurant & Bar, right here in the hotel. Sample eclectic cuisine, complemented by a glass of wine from our extensive collection.
Aqua Terrace Roof-Top Bar
If watching the sun set over Charleston, SC while dining on delicious American fare appeals to you, then you'll love Aqua Terrace. Our rooftop restaurant and bar features creative cocktails and cuisine. It's a great place to gather with friends.
Daily Grind
Sip a cup of Starbucks® coffee and enjoy wireless Internet access at our casual coffee house. Daily Grind is open all day - drop in and stay for a while.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
04:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Charleston Marriott

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
49 out of 49
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.5
Comfort:
4.1
Location:
3.7
Value:
3.5

82% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Clara Patel
Business
Concord, NC
Apr 24, 2014

Great getaway

Every time we visit Charleston, we always stay at the Marriott. The staff is very friendly and professional. The resort is beautiful and peaceful.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
rke1254
Business
Harrisburg, NC
Aug 1, 2012

Beach and Sumter trip

We had the best time. The staff was so helpful in giving us info on how to get to where we wanted to go. Loved the hotel. I'll be going there again on future visits to Charleston.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Pazzo
Business
SC
May 29, 2013

Marriott Rocks!

My stay at the Marriott near the marina was just about perfect. Nice beds with huge fluffy pillows, TV only gets a few stations and they charge $10.00 for internet access which they need to offer free in the future. There's also a bottle of sparkling water on the bathroom counter which they'd love to sell you for $3.00- no thank you. The room rates are fairly high, so I believe that the internet should be no charge, and throw in the water, too. Great place to stay although it's away from the historic district, but only a few minutes away.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
LastMinuteBooker6
Business
Greenville, SC
Jun 24, 2013

Great Hotel and only a couple of miles from Downtown

My friend and I did a last minute booking (booked the night before we drove to Charleston). It's only a couple of miles from downtownt, as well as a 15 minute drive to the beach. We usually would walk downtown for dinner (nice little 45 minute stroll), and took a cab back to the hotel. Cab only ran $5 or $6. The hotel was very clean, and staff friendly. Highly recommend it, and will consider it again in the future!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
S Leigh
Business
Richmond, Va
Jul 15, 2013

WONDERFUL STAY!

This hotel was wonderful. It is not located in the heart of the market and therefore the daily rate was affordable and rooms were larger than those found more conveniently located to the market. The bed was extremely comfortable and the breakfast was great, offering a variety and quality of foods.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Nicobella
Business
Atlanta, GA
Aug 5, 2013

Fabulous weekend getaway

Wonderful staff, clean, comfortable room, excellent amenities. The Marriott is a great place to stay for a weekend getaway in Charleston.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: In Hotel

Don't drive. Take the hotel shuttle--for $6, it'll drop you in the heart of downtown.

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Akron, Ohio
Jun 26, 2010

Great hotel - great location

Hotel is great, front staff are wonderful. Room is clean and has everything we needed. Location is very close to downtown. very short drive or you can take the hotel suttle. ($6/person for many trip duing the day). I asked one staff member for ice for the cooler when we left and he got it for me. every one is so nice..

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Sticky fingers.. Great beans

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Lake Orion, MI
Mar 5, 2009

Very comfortable beds

This hotel is very well kept, the room was spotless and the beds VERY comfy with clean crisp sheets. We would stay again. The only problem we had, we booked an exc. level room w/use of the consig. lounge and the lounge is not open on the weekends. We had paid extra for this perk.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short drive from hotel

Don't hesitate to drive to the downtown area. We took the Marriott shuttle but could have easily found a place to park for the day.

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Port Charlotte
Sep 2, 2008

Wonderful Staff adn Location

The hotel manager and desk clerk upon check in were very friendly and accomodating. Very customer service oriented.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short drive from hotel

You must do one of the many Ghost Tours in the city

Review of Charleston Marriott

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
jebgg
Business
Charlotte, NC
Jan 13, 2014

Weekend Getaway

This is a nice Hotel that is located just 5 minutes from the downtown area of Charleston and a couple of minutes from The Citadel and the football stadium. The room was clean and comfortable. The staff was very nice and accommodating. It has a nice, clean fitness area next to the pool and a very nice outside sitting area, complete with outdoor fire pits.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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