Belmond Charleston Place


Different. Better. Special.

Located at the very heart of downtown Charleston, in the historic district, and within walking distance of all the major attractions, Belmond Charleston Place is the perfect base for a city adventure. Find luxury infused with genuine Southern charm. While effortlessly blending gentility and old-world glamour, the Belmond offers indulgent experiences that work to soothe the soul, dissolve tension, and renew the mind.

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Belmond Charleston hotel suite

The Suite Life at The Charleston

For a true taste of Southern charm, Belmond Charleston Place leaves nothing to chance. Luxurious fixtures and fittings dance between modern elegance and old-world style.

Lounge in a luxurious and spacious suite and embrace the charm of a cosmopolitan hideaway.

Available by private access only, the Club Level occupies the top two floors of the hotel with stunning city views. A private-access lounge houses an expanded marble bar and plush accouterments. Here you can enjoy all-day complimentary food and beverage service, including continental breakfast, afternoon tea, evening hors d’oeuvres, and desserts.

The Charleston Hotel rooftop pool

Rooftop Reclining

As one of the most stylish and scenic spots in the city of Charleston, the Belmond’s rooftop bar was made to enjoy sunsets.

The undisputed jewel of the hotel is the pool. Featuring a stunning retractable glass roof, you’ll feel like you’re standing on top of the world. Striking ‘porthole’ windows overlook downtown Charleston. Lush plants surround the pool and jacuzzi, providing a private paradise.

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Palmetto Cafe

Classic Southern Cooking with a Contemporary Twist

Step inside and discover some of the most celebrated Charleston restaurants.

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The Charleston Grill

The Palmetto Cafe

Giant glass windows invite the outside in at this laidback Charleston restaurant. A stunning garden-style setting also offers the option of dining alfresco in the lush courtyard––the perfect tonic to balmy days in South Carolina.

Serving up the finest Low-country fare and local produce, breakfast here can often end up turning into a long, lazy lunch.

Meeting at Market

Floor-to-ceiling windows overlook the historic City Market, while cozy banquettes and high-top tables give everyone a premium view. Once you’ve settled in for a big game, order a craft beer and indulge in some Fish and Chips or a delicate Cobb Salad from the gourmet bar menu.

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Thoroughbred Club

A refined, relaxed interior and a verdant cocktail garden await at our famed lobby bar. Savor delicious cuisine paired with a bottle of something special.

History, Culture, and Cuisine in the Heart of Charleston

Step out from Belmond Charleston Place and uncover the city’s historic past and cosmopolitan present. As our guests, you’ll have exclusive access to a selection of unique trips and tours. Visit plantations and coastal forts or indulge in high-end shopping and cuisine—there’s no shortage of things to do in Charleston.

Things To Do Near the Belmont Charleston

Indulge in an exceptionally prepared gourmet picnic filled with delectable treats. Take a charming wicker basket to one of Charleston’s many beaches and eat seated on the sand.

Whether you prefer kayaking or paddleboarding, the first light breaking over the Atlantic is a scenic delight. Navigate waterways at dawn with the dolphins as you journey along Shem Creek.

The Shops at Belmond Charleston Place are an exclusive collection of world-famous stores nestled in the heart of Charleston’s downtown shopping district.

About the Belmond Group

Belmond Ltd. (formerly Orient-Express Hotels Ltd) is a hospitality and leisure company that operates luxury hotels, train services, and river cruises worldwide. In 2015, the company had 35 deluxe hotels, 7 tourist trains, 3 river cruises, and restaurants in 22 countries.

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