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An Elite Way To ExperienceOne of the most exciting cities in the world

Offering the best address in Charleston’s bustling historic district, The Spectator Hotel evokes the exuberance of the Jazz Age and the genteel glamour of the Old South. Step inside our sleek boutique and discover why we are recognized as a top hotel in Charleston year after year.

Loved By Many

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"2018 #1 Hotel in Charleston
and #2 Hotel in the U.S."
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"3 Consecutive Years
Top 25 Hotel in the U.S."
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"The South’s
Most Stylish New Hotels"
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"10 BEST
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Reasons you will love us

1. Personal Butler Service

Committed to absolute attentiveness, The Spectator is the only hotel in Charleston with a personal butler for every guest.

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2. Charleston's most enviable address

Situated at the corner of State and Linguard Streets and one block from the renowned City Market, we are steps away from Charleston’s historic landmarks, cobblestone streets, and antebellum mansions.

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Reasons you will love us

3. Gourmet breakfast in bed

Experience Golden Age luxury as your butler delivers a gourmet continental breakfast of locally sourced favorites to your door in the morning.

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Reasons you will love us

4. Prohibition-style bar

Snag a seat at the Jazz-age inspired library lounge and imbibe an artisan cocktail crafted with our private label Elijah Craig Bourbon.

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Reasons you will love us

5. Complimentary in-room Nespresso

Plan on perfect mornings with fresh Nespresso coffee overlooking the bustling French Quarter.

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Reasons you will love us

6. Cruise Charleston on bikes

Hop on one of our complimentary cruiser bikes, go sightseeing downtown, or ride further afield for scenic views of the city and harbor along Ravenel Bridge.

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The Bar

Toast the
good life

Part Speakeasy pub, part Gatsby library - the buzzing Spectator Bar is a place to gather, converse and toast the good life.


Top Attractions

The Spectator

67 State Street,
Charleston, SC 29401

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King St,
Charleston, SC 29401

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Charleston, SC 29401

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Concord St,
Charleston, SC 29401

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Lake Park

46-54 Ashley Ave,
Charleston, SC 29401

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83 E Bay St,
Charleston, SC 29401

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City Market

188 Meeting St,
Charleston, SC 29401

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This hotel is absolutely wonderful. The staff is professional and helpful. The location is ideal, we walked everywhere from here. The rooms are gorgeous and all the amenities that are included are a super addition. I would highly recommend this hotel. It is one of the nicest hotels that we have ever stayed in!
- Wincey59

“Wonderful Hotel in Charleston”

Anniversary weekend and LOVED IT! Beautiful decor, rooms are smartly done and gorgeous! High ceilings... Very high-end and located in the heart of nightlife. Staff is very friendly and their suggestions for dinner are spot on. Definitely a go-to for a nice stay.
- powers3821

“Best hotel in Charleston”

Greeted with a fine cocktail. My room was very luxurious and plenty large. Service was extraordinarily good. Location is perfect for walking to everything in Charleston. This was one of my best hotel experiences in memory, the place just has great energy. Cannot recommend it enough.
- Steve K

“Cocktails and Conversation”

Great Gadsby decor meets Charleston. Feathered theme! Birds of a feather .,.flock together. Cocktails are great in the library. Meet and chat with locals that walk over from their neighborhood. Relax! You're in Charleston!
- Drake28