Window Boxes in Charleston

When walking the cobblestone streets and taking in the charm of Charleston, you'll notice all the quaint details the city has. From particularly colored houses, gas-lit lanterns & well manicured gardens, the Holy City is one of the most picturesque cities. However...

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Discover Guide to Charleston | December 2020

We're rounding out the year with sharing our Discover Guides to Charleston a month earlier than we had planned (you're welcome ) ! A digestible and inspiring guide, we wanted to provide our soon-to-be-guests or those who dream of a stay with us a way to figure out the...

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How to Spend the Holidays in Charleston

Charleston during the holidays is a special place to be. Though we may not have the snow, the city and surrounding area still have twinkling lights & so much holiday spirit you won't notice that there may not be a chill in the air. Take a carriage ride through...

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Support Small Business & Shop Local

By choosing to stay with us at the Francis Marion Hotel, you've already done a small part of supporting local (high five!). Being a locally owned & independent hotel, we think shopping local in the Charleston area is important and key to supporting our local...

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Fall in Love with Charleston

Cooler temperatures and the lack of humidity makes for the perfect combination to make a trip to the lowcountry. Charleston in the fall is one of the South's best kept secrets. Use our guide to celebrate the Autumn season with us!

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