Belmond Charleston Place: A Stunning Sanctuary of Southern Charm

Charleston continues to enchant with its elegance and Southern charm. Nowhere will you receive a warmer welcome than at Belmond Charleston Place. Nestled in the historic district, this luxurious retreat feels like home away from home and is only steps away from the city’s best attractions.

Surrounded by some of Charleston’s most historic buildings, our hotel exudes 17th-century majesty. Guests are welcomed by a resplendent bronze fountain and staff dedicated to indulging its guests with the finest in Southern hospitality. Our lobby enchants with its glistening, hand-blown Venetian chandelier set between a Georgian open-arm staircase and Italian marble floors.

A stroll through the grand lobby will uncover an eclectic collection of world-renowned stores, offering the finest selection of luxury goods from haute couture, exquisite jewelry, and leather goods to gourmet food items. Personal shoppers and exclusive offers within our collection of upscale shops and boutiques are at guests’ fingertips. Located in the heart of the city’s historic shopping district, The Shops are an ideal base for treasure hunters and the ultimate shopping experience.

For rest and relaxation, whisk yourself away to our newly renovated, full-service Spa on the fourth floor. Designed to meet your needs, The Spa is an oasis of rejuvenation with its certified specialists and 10 treatment rooms. Dive into the horizon-edge saltwater mineral swimming pool with retractable roof, and bask in the sunshine at our rooftop terrace pool bar with a cocktail in hand. A more private experience awaits at our exclusive Club Level with dedicated staff and all-day complimentary food and beverage service. Located on the top two floors and offering the city’s best views, the Club Level defines luxury service and unrivaled accommodations.

From casual bites to fine dining, Belmond Charleston Place’s restaurants encompass quintessential Southern cuisine. Just steps away from bustling King Street lies the newly renovated Forbes Four Star Charleston Grill. Featuring a unique balance of Southern, French, and Contemporary cuisines and nightly local jazz creates an elegant, yet relaxed ambiance. From the impeccable service to the nearly 1,300-label wine list, Charleston Grill is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Located on the main floor of Belmond Charleston Place hotel, The Palmetto Cafe offers a sophisticated dining experience in a garden-style setting featuring large glass windows adjacent to a lush courtyard. Serving up the finest Lowcountry fare, the innovative American cuisine uses only the freshest local ingredients. The Palmetto Cafe serves breakfast and lunch throughout the week. In addition, a Saturday breakfast buffet and a Sunday brunch are offered that feature gourmet omelets, Belgium waffles, and fresh seafood.

Located in the lobby of Belmond Charleston Place, the Thoroughbred Club celebrates Charleston’s rich equestrian history with décor and theme that features racing memorabilia. Sip and savor a fine handcrafted cocktail in the lounge while indulging in light bites from the tapas menu. This cozy space is complete with a fireplace, nightly live entertainment, and a lushly landscaped patio open seasonally. Meeting at Market, an upscale pub for sporting enthusiasts, is the ideal spot to catch any game. With floor to ceiling windows overlooking the historic City Market, the pub offers a wall of 22 flat-screen televisions, nearly two dozen rotating local, national, and international craft beers, and elevated bar fare like the signature burger or classic fish and chips. Newly opened, a coffee house rounds out the extensive food and beverage offerings, featuring house made pastries, sandwiches, coffee, and ice cream daily.

Spanning nearly an entire city block, Belmond Charleston Place has 434 newly renovated, spacious, and stylishly furnished guest rooms and suites. Extensive amenities include a tranquil full-service spa and rooftop pool, an upscale salon for hair and makeup services, and award-winning restaurants and bars. With more than 40,000 square feet of flexible function space including numerous breakout rooms and hospitality suites, the hotel can meet the needs of any size group. The stately Grand Ballroom with its 16-foot ceiling can accommodate up to 1,450 people and the adjacent Grand Hall is a 4,000-square-foot pre-assembly space, ideal for receptions. Located directly across the street from the hotel, the 9,000-square-foot Rivera Theater’s 1930’s Art Deco style enhances one of the most unique conference centers in the nation. A registered National Historic Landmark, it has been lovingly restored and combines state-of-the-art meeting technology with original historic detail.

What’s more, the city’s most notable attractions, restaurants, and landmarks are located steps away from our front door. Explore the best of Charleston before returning to your idyllic city retreat. After all, we’re Southern—hospitality is in our blood.

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