1401 Shrimp Boat Lane, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 United States (USA)
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3.0 Star Riverfront Hotel in Charleston County
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Very Good

Based on 51 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor pool
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • 50 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • Check in: 3 pm
  • Check out: 11 am
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.5/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

*4 miles to public beaches *4 miles to downtown Charleston *6 miles to Boone Hall Plantation *1 1/2 miles to Patriots Point Naval museum, golf course and Boat launch to Fort Sumter.

Customer Reviews of Shem Creek Inn

4.5 out of 5. Based on 51 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Shem Creek Inn is the most photographed creek in the Charleston area. We are proud to provide splendid creek or salt marsh views, ideal for the nature lover in all of us. Watch the shrimp boats return with the day's catch or admire the dolphins as they play. 5 divine seafood restaurants within walking distance. (2 are just next door) All rooms have private balconies, Micro-Fridge, in-room coffee, iron & ironing board and FREE wireless internet. We also include a free continental breakfast. Meeting space available for small business meetings to larger corporate gatherings from 2 to 45 people.

What you need to know

Hotel Features – Feel a great sense of warmth and welcome as you enter into the doors of the Shem Creek Inn, situated at the Mount Pleasant waterfront, about five miles from downtown Charleston. Take pleasure in all the recreation and amenities the hotel has to offer, or simply step outside to take on a city of adventure. After a day of non-stop activity, you will undoubtedly enjoy a night of tranquil rest in one of the beautiful rooms.

Amenities – Take advantage of complimentary continental breakfast served daily, free parking, coffee and tea, weekday laundry service, and an oversize pool with a sundeck overlooking the waterfront. The hotel also offers meeting and conference rooms sufficient for any type of event from conventions to small parties. The staff is capable of arranging any ticket assistance, as well as wedding or concierge services.

Guest rooms – After a long day of business, or a fun-filled day with family and friends, the Shem Creek Inn rooms present an atmosphere of relaxation and pure bliss. Rest in one of the 50 standard guest rooms, which include balconies with waterfront views. Each room features televisions with premium channels, complimentary wireless Internet, direct-dial phones, microwaves, refrigerators, and spacious work desks. Bathrooms offer complimentary toiletries.

Nearby Attractions – There are countless attractions waiting outside the door, or right inside the hotel. Home of the Charleston shrimp boat fleet, the area is encompassed by top-of-the-line shopping centers, restaurants, and great attractions such as a world-class golf course, antique malls, and beaches. It is also near other tourist attractions such as Fort Sumter, Patriots Point, and the largest naval museum in the nation.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3 pm
Check Out: 11 am
Year of Last Renovation: 2011
Floors: 2
Rooms: 50
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 50
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 900 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 45 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11:30 Am-11Pm
Pool Info:
8am to 10pm Deepest end 5 1/2 Ft or 1.7M Outdoor
Ownership: Shem Creek Inn Owner's Association
Policies / Expenses
Individual reservations will be under our 48 hour cancellation policy This policy may differ during holiday and special event dates. May also differ dependant on the type of group booking and what the group contract requires.
Nightly Parking: FREE
Total Taxes: 12.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.50 Per Night
Occupancy Tax: 5.00 Per Night
City Tax: 1.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.00 Per Day
Audio Visual Tax: 8.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 20.00% (Gratuity Charge)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Boat Launch
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

Charleston International Airport 12 miles from Shem Creek Inn. Local Cab Service approximately $30.00 one way.

Local Shuttle Info: Airport Shuttle transportation (12 miles) approximately $30.00 one way. 24 hours/day based on which service

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free continental breakfast. Bagels, English muffins, assorted muffins, yogurt with granola, boiled eggs, cold cereal, hot cereals (oatmeal & grits), Nutri-grain bars, bananas, apples, assorted juices, milk, tea and coffee

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Shem Creek Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Shem Creek Inn.

Feel free to use the Shem Creek Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Mt. Pleasant 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
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Admiral's Quarters 45 x 20 x 9 900 --/-- -- 40 30 30 25 --/-- 50 50 2
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Admiral's Quarters

Our Admiral's Quarters is on the water side of the building with a door leading out to the back courtyard. This area can be used for picnics, receptions and catered cookouts. There is a seperate food service area (back of meeting room) as well as its own restroom facility.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
900 Sq. Mi
45 x 20 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$200.00 USD
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