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The location is very good. It is easily walkable to the major tourist areas, such as King Street, the waterfront, the historic district, etc. The staff were very helpful and prompt in their communications. I contacted them prior to my arrival with some requests, and they responded immediately. There is a restaurant and bar on the property with a small outdoor patio, however, it is not open every day; only Wed. through Sat. or Sun. I believe. It would be good if it was open every day. This may be due to Covid, I don't know. Also most restaurants in Charleston close early, around 9 PM.

Very nice property. I rated it slightly less due to some issues with the hot water. We told the front desk but it didn’t really get any better. I would take a cold tepid shower and then by the time my husband showered after me it was finally hot. Great location; walked all over the city. I was glad we ubered parking is very expensive everywhere downtown. Wonderful visit!

This place was perfect. The service. The hotel. All of it amazing!!! The moment you walked in it smelled like a spa. Highly recommend! ⭐️

Nice hotel. Great location. No room cleaning service or trash pickup due to Covid and multiple calls for additional towels. Understaffed.

The Renaissance is a great peoperry in a fantastic location in Charleston's historic district. They have a pool, fitness center, and are within walking distance of many if Charleston's sites.

Good location. Friendly staff. Nice bar area however they have one small TV so not good for watching sporting events.

Good location at reasonable cost. Poorly furnished rooms, no drawer storage, tiny closets, no luggage racks. Nice, large TV's with access to streaming services like Netflix. Nice, modern bathrooms. Dark, gloomy hallways. Poor, basic food services.

Friendly staff, nice fresh décor, comfortable room

Clean Hotel staff is attentive Good location for all activities

The hotel was nice and convenient. The staff was friendly and helpful.

I stayed for just one night and everything ran as expected. My room was clean, quiet and comfortable. The hotel staff was nice and prestative.The location is very convenient, just a few steps of the main shopping área and with several restaurants in a short walking distance. It is also possible to walk from the hotel to some of the main tourist attractions. Would certainly stay again in a future visit to Charleston if the price keeps attractive.

Excellent stay! Ate at the Wentworth Grille and had a nice dinner.

My husband and I left the kids with their grandparents and escaped for an evening to Charleston. Our king room was very comfortable and we found all the staff to be very helpful and friendly. The bar/ lounge area was small but vozy and welcoming. Best of all, you are in walking distance of most of Charleston's fine dining and nightlife establishments.

The staff was extremely friendly and very accommodating. We asked about selecting a tour and they offered to book it for us, no extra cost and hassle free! We had a great time, excellent location, extremely clean room, beautiful hotel. Great coffee/pastry and luncheonette across the street. Pool was in excellent condition, water clean. My wife and I highly recommend staying here.

Lack of staff on Easter weekend made our stay less than memorable. Bar staff was not sufficiently staffed. Upon arrival room was not what we had requested. Very loud hotel guests in the hallways late at night. Breakfast waitstaff could be better trained and show more alacrity at breakfast.

Stayed here for Easter weekend, hotel seemed short staffed and very aloof....requested room with two double beds and was told it was available but upon arrival and check in I was told the room I had requested was not available....had one king bed with a roll bed sent to room. Went for breakfast in hotel restaurant and waited a while to be seated while waitstaff was playing and eating around the corner. Virtually no bar staff and outdoor seating for bar was a mess with dirty tables and used ashe trays and ashes on furniture... It took nearly 20 minutes to get three drinks...there were very loud guests on our floor until 4 am and nothing was done about it...for an Easter weekend getaway I gotta tell you for the price we were not impressed!

I stayed here on business. Staff was friendly, rooms were comfy and clean.

A beautiful hotel in a beautiful city! We loved the friendliness of the staff & cleanliness of the room. One of the best things about the hotel was location. We walked to everything....Battery Park, a boat tour to Ft Sumter, tour of the Calhoun mansion, horse & buggy tour & the farmers market in the park & countless restaurants. The hotel restaurant was also wonderful. Great breakfast! We would highly recommend the Renaissance Historic District Hotel

Wentworth Street Charleston SC

Hotel highlights

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness center

Located in Charleston Historic District, Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel is within a 10-minute walk of popular sights such as Charleston City Market and College of Charleston. This 166-room, 4-star hotel has a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour gym.


Dining

Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge. You can get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with to-go breakfast, available for a fee from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM.


Rooms

All 166 recently renovated accommodations feature sitting areas. 55-inch Smart TVs come with cable channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and beds sport pillow menus. IPod docks, refrigerators, and coffee makers are other standard amenities.


Property features

At Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour gym, and free WiFi in public areas. Valet parking is offered for USD 44.00 per night. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include conference space, a business center, and a library.

Room options

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

1 King Bed | Sleeps 3

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

1 King Bed | Sleeps 3

Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

2 Double Beds | Sleeps 4

Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

2 Queen Beds | Sleeps 5

Guest reviews for Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel

Everyone (5) Business (5) Couples (16) Family (8) Friends (3) Other (1)
5
Partner Couples

The location is very good. It is easily walkable to the major tourist areas, such as King Street, the waterfront, the historic district, etc. The staff were very helpful and prompt in their communications. I contacted them prior to my arrival with some requests, and they responded immediately. There is a restaurant and bar on the property with a small outdoor patio, however, it is not open every day; only Wed. through Sat. or Sun. I believe. It would be good if it was open every day. This may be due to Covid, I don't know. Also most restaurants in Charleston close early, around 9 PM.

By on Oct 7, 2021

Review comment responded on Oct 11, 2021

Thank you so much for your feedback regarding your stay, we greatly appreciate your loyalty to the Marriott!

4
Partner Couples

Very nice property. I rated it slightly less due to some issues with the hot water. We told the front desk but it didn’t really get any better. I would take a cold tepid shower and then by the time my husband showered after me it was finally hot. Great location; walked all over the city. I was glad we ubered parking is very expensive everywhere downtown. Wonderful visit!

By on Sep 30, 2021

Review comment responded on Oct 3, 2021

We sincerely apologize about the hot water issue you encountered and understand your disappointment. Thank you again for choosing to stay with us.

5
Family

This place was perfect. The service. The hotel. All of it amazing!!! The moment you walked in it smelled like a spa. Highly recommend! ⭐️

By on Jun 14, 2021

Review comment responded on Jun 14, 2021

Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to provide feedback on your experience. It is great to hear you enjoyed your time with us!

4
Family Friends

Nice hotel. Great location. No room cleaning service or trash pickup due to Covid and multiple calls for additional towels. Understaffed.

By on Apr 15, 2021

Review comment responded on Apr 19, 2021

Thank you so much for your feedback regarding your stay. We greatly appreciate your loyalty to the Marriott Brand and for choosing to stay with us during these uncertain times.

5
Everyone

The Renaissance is a great peoperry in a fantastic location in Charleston's historic district. They have a pool, fitness center, and are within walking distance of many if Charleston's sites.

By on Mar 3, 2021

Review comment responded on Mar 3, 2021

Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to provide feedback. We love being centrally located and an easy walk to some of the best restaurant and sites in the city. We hope to see you again soon!

5
Everyone

By on Dec 3, 2020

Review comment responded on Dec 8, 2020

Thank you for staying with us and providing feedback on your stay.

5
Everyone

By on Nov 22, 2020

Review comment responded on Nov 23, 2020

We sincerely apologize for not meeting your standards and look to improve for your next trip to Charleston. Thank you for your feedback, we greatly appreciate you staying with us during these odd times.

2
Business Business

Good location. Friendly staff. Nice bar area however they have one small TV so not good for watching sporting events.

By on Nov 27, 2019

3
Partner Couples

Good location at reasonable cost. Poorly furnished rooms, no drawer storage, tiny closets, no luggage racks. Nice, large TV's with access to streaming services like Netflix. Nice, modern bathrooms. Dark, gloomy hallways. Poor, basic food services.

By on Apr 5, 2019

5
Everyone

Friendly staff, nice fresh décor, comfortable room

By on Jan 28, 2019

Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel

68 Wentworth Street, Charleston, SC 29401
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