CHARLESTON GRAND HOTEL

3640 Dorchester Rd., North Charleston, SC 29405 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Airport Hotel in Charleston County
32.85311-79.98677
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2.5/ 5

Based on 161 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 8.1%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 129 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Check out: 12:00pm
  • Group booking rating of 8.3/10

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Room Types

Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesThis 1 King Efficiency Offers A Comfortable King Sized Bed This Room Has Everything A Guest Needs To
Non-Smoking
Check RatesThis 1 King Room Offers A Comfortable King Sized Bed Guests Can Relax and Enjoy Cable TV On The 45 I
Non-Smoking
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Smoking
Check RatesThis 2 Double Room Offers 2 Comfortable Double Sized Beds Guests Can Relax and Enjoy Cable TV On The
Non-Smoking
Check RatesThis 2 Double Room Offers 2 Comfortable Double Sized Beds Guests Can Relax and Enjoy Cable TV On The
Smoking
Check RatesThis Large 2 Double Suite Offers 2 Comfortable Double Sized Beds and A Sofa Sleeper Guests Can Relax
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

SC Aquarium 6.7 MilesThe Market 6.9 MilesThe Yorktown 8.89 MilesNC Performing Arts Center - 3.6 MilesNC Coliseum 3.6 MilesTanger Outlet Mall - 2.2 MilesFolly Beach 16.5 MilesIsle of Palms - 16.8 Miles

Verified Reviews of Charleston Grand Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Poor room service"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Rooms aren't properly cleaned before check in and during your stay, while the bathroom may have a touch up the rest of the room is not swept/cleaned. Unusual stains on matresses and linen and a musty smell inside the entire hotel. Tiny cockroaches occasionally scramble in the room and hotel lobby. Pleasant exterior with helpful staff but the rooms and service require improvements.
(Group coordinator, booked 15 rooms), from US flag
04-Jul-2016 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 01 to Sun Jul 03 2016 at a $109.99 group rate.
"A Sufficient Hotel"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Didn't feel too comfortable walking around the room without socks and shoes. Wall was open and was missing a wall plate. Closet wall was not square and mirrors in dire need of upgrading.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
16-Apr-2015 Verified Review
"Clean Room and Friendly Service."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Fantastic stay. Looking forward to my next trip here!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
04-Apr-2015 Verified Review
"Could Not Sleep Very Well."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Would have rated average had we not needed to request another room because of the above problem. Saw a bug in the second room given. Could be a really nice hotel if serious attention given to making repairs and extermination problems. Overpriced for the area.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Apr-2014 Verified Review
"Will Never Stay at a Clarion Inn Again!"
Overall Score1.0/ 5
We were lied to about shuttles to and from Bridge Run in Charleston, SC and were stranded for over an hour when we finally had to pay for a taxi to get back to the Clarion Inn on Dorchester. The staff never offered an apology, just kept saying it was a free service and we explained it was a drawing factor that helped our decision on where to stay. They laughed about it. I asked when booking our room about shuttles and two more times to make sure we were going to be taken care of and I was assured there were shuttle buses. The buses turned out to be a van, a local taxi co. mini van and a manager SUV. In our group three of us were stranded but I know for a fact there were 25 people stranded. I will never stay at Clarion Inn nor any other franchise with which this company is affiliated.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from GB flag
05-Apr-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Apr 04 to Sun Apr 06 2014 at a £150.43 average nightly rate.
"Still Trying to Sort Out the Room Charges"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Worked with the director of sales, had to cancel 10 rooms of the 62, three days before arrival. 27 of the rooms were charged in single transactions without taxes, the taxes when added were put separately on my credit card. Haven't seen a credit on my credit card yet for all the overcharges. The hotel hasn't figured out how many hotel rooms they had rented. I had 52 rooms occupied, they claim it was more, just because had to switch out players due to injuries.
(Meeting planner, booked 55 rooms), from US flag
19-Nov-2013 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Nov 15 to Sun Nov 17 2013 at a $71.00 group rate (20% discount).

Customer Reviews of Charleston Grand Hotel

2.5 out of 5. Based on 161 guest reviews, Poor

Property Description

Recently renovated interior corridor property. Standard guestroom amenities include: Micro-Fridge; Pillow Top Mattresses; Iron/Ironing Board; Cofeemaker with Premium Coffee; Free Wireless Internet; Hair Dryer; 42 inch flatscreen tv with Expanded Cable Package/HBO; Alarm Clock. Hotel features include: Business Center; Fitness Center, Guest Landromat, Beautiful Outdoor Swimming Pool; Meeting Space.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:7
Rooms:129
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:88
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:19
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1800 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 90 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 4.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:Open 5 pm, Daily
Pool Info:10am - 10pmOutdoor
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24hrs from Day of Arrival to avoid one night room charge.
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:Credit Card on File
Total Taxes:14.75%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.50 Per Night (may vary slightly)
Occupancy Tax: 3.00% (may vary slightly)
City Tax: 4.00% (may vary slightly)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
no more than 25 lbs, 2 pets per room. $15.00 per pet, per day, non-refundable fee.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Charleston International Airport 4 miles

Local Shuttle Info: Available (Free with advance, 24-hour notice).

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is in the restaurnt adjacent to the hotel. There is a $5.00 fee for a Buffet setting.

Previously known as:
Clarion Inn & Suites, Historic Grand Plaza

Group vs. Individual Rates at Charleston Grand Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Charleston Grand Hotel

The graph above is trends of room rates for both our group prices and the lowest online individual prices our system could find at the time the group bid was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 33.3% in the month of June 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $126 in the month of June 2017. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Charleston Grand Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Charleston Grand Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Charleston Grand Hotel.

Feel free to use the Charleston Grand Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in North Charleston event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
MAGNOLIA ROOM 40 x 22 x 8 180075/----125435143--/--150--180
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MAGNOLIA ROOM

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1800 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 22 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning

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