Kings Courtyard Inn - Charleston

198 King Street, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 29401  show map
 3 stars
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Kings Courtyard Inn - Charleston


USD 14 per day

Luggage storage

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area


Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink


Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation



Spa center



Kings Courtyard Inn is a 3-star family-friendly accommodation to stay in Charleston. Renovated in 2004, the hotel combines historical architecture with ultimate comfort.

Charleston Museum is about 15 minutes' walk away. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Charleston city center.

This hotel is placed in Historic district, known for a church and a museum.

Guests can reach Kings Courtyard Inn from Charleston, AFB Municipal airport within 25 minutes' drive.


Kings Courtyard Inn welcomes guests to take advantage of climate control, wireless internet, a laptop-compatible safe, multi-channel television and a work desk supplied in the rooms. Kings Courtyard Inn offers bathrooms fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Sweetwater Cafe and Fulton Five are situated in an entertainment area, about 100 meters from the venue.


Aside from allergy-free rooms, a designated smoking area and a safety deposit box, guests can make use of medical service, dry cleaning and 24-hour security.


Leisure facilities feature a night club and a casino.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at USD 14 per day.

Number of rooms:   41.

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  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center


  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Board games
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Casino
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Spa center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds


  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer


  • Refrigerator


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock



Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE


Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

198 King Street, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 29401

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City Center
  • Charleston
    1400 ft
Train Stations
  • Fort Johnson Marine Biological Station
    2.8 mi
  • Toast Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    500 ft
  • Il Cortile Del Re (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:

Rooms and availability

Kings Courtyard Inn photos Room
Standard Double Room Two Double Beds
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 King-size bed or 1 Queen-size bed

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    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Fort Sumter Tours400 ft
  • Charleston Tea Party Tour400 ft
  • Candlelight Tours of Homes and Gardens700 ft
  • Carolina Polo and Carriage Company1000 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center1000 ft

Places of interest

Convention centers

  • Peninsula Grill700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

Historical sites

  • Thomas Elfe House700 ft
  • Anna's House and Garden Tour700 ft
  • St Michael's Episcopal Church1000 ft


  • Carolina Galleries400 ft
  • Confederate Museum400 ft
  • The Confederate Museum400 ft
  • Museum District400 ft
  • Southeastern Wildlife Expstn700 ft
  • Powder Magazine700 ft
  • Alkyon Arts and Antiques700 ft
  • Gibbes Studio700 ft
  • Wildlife Collectibles Inc1000 ft


  • Gage Hall700 ft
  • Lowcountry Legends Music Hall1000 ft



Local attractions

  • Karpeles Manuscript Library1.1 mi
    68 Spring St, Charleston
  • Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park1.8 mi
    360 Fishburne Street, Charleston
  • Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park2.3 mi
    Harry M. Hallman Jr. Boulevard, Mount Pleasant
  • Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum1.7 mi
    40 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant
  • Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge2.0 mi
    Charleston, SC

Near the hotel

  • Antiques District100 ft
    Charleston, SC
  • Unitarian Church in Charleston700 ft
    8 Archdale Street, Charleston
  • KKahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Reform Temple900 ft
    86 Hasell St., Charleston
  • Charleston County Courthouse1200 ft
    84 Broad St, Charleston
  • Gibbes Museum of Art700 ft
    135 Meeting St., Charleston
  • Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim900 ft
    90 Hasell Street,, Charleston
  • Mezz1200 ft
    276 King St., Charleston

Restaurants nearby

  • Toast Restaurant500 ft

    Address: 155 Meeting St
    Phone: 8435340043

    71% likes this, based on 2246 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 14

  • Fulton Five200 ft

    Address: 5 Fulton St
    Phone: 843-853-5555

    80% likes this, based on 180 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 40

  • Poogan's Porch700 ft

    Address: 72 Queen St
    Phone: 843-577-2337

    78% likes this, based on 1979 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 20 - USD 30

  • Il Cortile Del Re100 ft

    Address: 193 King St
    Phone: 843-853-1888

    75% likes this, based on 227 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 42

  • Kitchen 208200 ft

    Address: 208 King St
    Phone: 8437257208

    84% likes this, based on 48 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 4 - USD 15

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:

Kings Courtyard Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kings Courtyard Inn

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Based on 26 reviews

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Guest reviews

  • Older travelers

    Our room was very clean. This place does not have a huge amount of rooms, so we never had to wait to talk to the conceirgie (sp?)

  • Older travelers

    The hotel is charming! Our room had a courtyard view from both the doorway and the opposite window. Very centrally located in downtown, easy walking distance to shopping and historic landmarks.

    Parking lot is small, few spaces, many that were very narrow. Twice we were unable to get into our car because of proximity to others.

  • Older travelers

    Location, Decor, Wine and Cheese, Complementary Continental Breakfast

  • Older travelers

    Staff very friendly. Cleanliness of the room & the décor. The courtyards very romantic & relaxing. Very nice experience. Look forward to returning.

  • Older travelers

    Convenience to tourist and historic area of Charleston. Ambience and quirkiness of building

    Small bed and small room

  • Older travelers

    We loved our stay at Kings Courtyard Inn because it is just steps out the door to central downtown Charleston. After a whole day of walking the beautiful neighborhoods and waterfront it was wonderful to return to the serene shelter and comfort of the hotel's inner courtyards for complementary wine and cheese tasting. A great way to shift gears before heading back out to enjoy the nightlife that is all around. The concierge was so helpful and pleasant. Our room was beautifully appointed, and we felt pampered the whole time. A mistake was made on our check-out bill, but it was cheerfully corrected with no hassles. We would most definitely stay there again.

  • Older travelers

    Located absolutely centrally in the Historic Downtown Charleston the hotel was comfortable and relaxing with perfect touches of evening complimentary wine tasting and nibbles; and breakfast served to your room at no extra cost.

    Although the additional special touches were greatly appreciated we felt that the hotel was a little over priced, particularly with a $12 a day parking fee added.

  • Group of friends

    Location of the hotel.

    Breakfast would have been nicer if it was a buffet style where you could pick and choose. Robes in bathrooms would have also been nice.

  • Older travelers

    The stay was excellent. Very convenient for sightseeing, shopping and dining Would stay again.

  • Older travelers

    The location was excellent, close to restaurants and shops. The wine and cheese in the evening was a great add on. The breakfast was very nice in the courtyard. The rooms were very colonial and well appointed if one likes that decor, which we did. The fireplace was a added feature.

    We did not have a porter available to help us with our luggage when we checked in and checked out. Our room was on the street side and close to the ice machine so we had a noisy location in the Inn. Had we stayed another evening I would have asked to be move.

  • Older travelers

    Your courteous staff, especially Valerie on night duty and your manager responded quickly and appropriately to a most unfortunate situation with the air conditioner in room 307. Valerie's swift action salvaged our brief stay at your hotel on our way to Seabrook Island. Your manager's caring response to my request for forgiveness of the nightly rate is most appreciated and will be long remembered. I will most certainly recommend your secluded oasis to many. Hugh Dempsey

  • Older travelers

    The staff was tremendously helpful with every question we had. We loved the historical look and the access to shopping and great restaurants. The room was old, which we expected, but very clean and comfortable. We would definitely stay there again if we return to Charleston.

    We weren't crazy about having to pay for parking.

  • Older travelers

    Ambience,location in downtown Charleston, closeness to shopping & restaurants, Comfortable bed.

  • Couple

    Simple arrangement, easy access, good parking, very nice.

  • Family with children

    This was the perfect place to stay for the weekend with my 2 adult daughters. The hotel is in a great location; the staff was always friendly and helpful. Loved having breakfast in the courtyard and wine and cheese later in the evening. It was our first time staying in the hotel and we were pleasantly surprised.

How to reach hotel

hotel Kings Courtyard Inn - Charleston Charleston location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

198 King Street, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 29401

Get directions
City Center
  • Charleston
    1400 ft
Train Stations
  • Fort Johnson Marine Biological Station
    2.8 mi
  • Toast Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    500 ft
  • Il Cortile Del Re (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms: