Explore Black Charleston

Where To Stay

Immerse yourself in the city's vibrant history and heritage, with a curated selection of hotels offering comfort and genuine Southern hospitality.

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Staybridge Suites Charleston Summerville

"Work, Relax & Play” New Staybridge Suites Summerville! Free breakfast, evening social M-Th, WiFi, business center, guest laundry, gym, pool, grills, fire pit & full kitchens!

Candlewood Suites Mt. Pleasant

The Candlewood Suites Mount Pleasant-Charleston is BRAND NEW and just 5 minutes to downtown Charleston! All suites offer a full kitchen, free Wi-Fi, flat screen TV and more.

Hyatt House Charleston - Historic District

Brand-new 113 room hotel in Charleston's Upper King Historic District offering residential-style accommodations with full kitchens, free breakfast buffet, and free WiFi.

Residence Inn by Marriott Charleston Mt. Pleasant

Close to beaches, historic Charleston, golf & plantations. A short walk to shopping & dining. All suites with kitchens. Pool, fitness center & full hot breakfast included.


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Residence Inn Charleston North/Ashley Phosphate

The Residence Inn Charleston North features spacious studio, one bedroom, and two bedroom suites with full kitchens. The hotel is within walking distance to restaurants.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Charleston University/Trident Area

Rooms feature king or two double beds, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, coffeemaker. King suites include a sitting area with pullout sofa, mini-fridge and microwave.

Hilton Garden Inn Summerville

Summerville’s only full-service hotel. Featuring on-site restaurant and lounge, with adjoining 14,000' Conference Center and full-service Catering options. 255 total rooms.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Charleston Airport

Homewood Suites Charleston Airport has free breakfast, WiFi, and a shuttle. Relax in our fully furnished one-bedroom or two-bedroom suites.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Mt. Pleasant

Located near beaches, attractions, golf & historic Charleston we offer spacious suites, daily breakfast and Welcome Home Reception. Walking distance to shopping & restaurants

Homewood Suites Summerville

Adjoining Hilton Garden Inn Summerville. Spacious suites with living room/full kitchen. Breakfast buffet daily. Evening Reception 4x week. Resort style pool, grill & firepit.

Residence Inn by Marriott Charleston Riverview

Views of the Ashley River, 1.5 miles from Historic District. Studio, 1 & 2-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, hot breakfast buffet, free parking.

TownePlace Suites Charleston Airport/Convention Center

Featuring full kitchens and living areas. Complimentary breakfast & shuttle. Take advantage of our Weber Grill picnic area & secluded outdoor pool. Add life to longer stays!

Wingate by Wyndham

The Wingate's spacious guestrooms include a hot deluxe breakfast, wireless internet throughout, an outdoor pool, whirlpool, business center, fitness center, parking, and more!

Zero George

Five exquisitely designed private residences located in downtown Charleston, available for up-to-twelve month stays, with all the luxuries and amenities of a boutique hotel.


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