The Palmetto House Inn

140 Civitas St , Charleston, SC 29464 USA (Show map)
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The Palmetto House Inn is located in the award winning Ion community located only 7 minutes from Charleston's downtown Historic District and 10 minutes from the beaches of Isle of Palms and Sullivans Island. We are a small Boutique Inn with only 4 suites all of which have King beds and full kitchens. Although our architecture is Historic Charleston our building was constructed in 2016 so we feature all the best of modern amenities with historic charm. Our guests also enjoy full membership in the exclusive Ion Tennis Fitness and Swim Club. There are 4 full service restaurants within steps of your front door.



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  • Guest room5
  • Service5
  • Value5
  • Cleanliness5
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Wonderful Accommodations

4.8 on May 20, 2018

The Palmetto House was ideally located in a quaint area very close to Charleston. The room was very well appointed for either a few nights or a weeks stay. The furnishings were very comfortable and had everything we needed. We would definitely stay here again if in the area.

Great Little Inn

5 on May 09, 2018

We stayed in "D" Suite on the second floor. No Elevator, but we knew that when we booked. the room is spacious and well-appointed with quality furnishings, including stainless steel appliances. The included breakfast next door was fabulous, with made-to-order eggs and several other offerings. We would gladly stay here again. Pay close attention to their check-in hours, as they are limited.

Great location, Great room.

5 on April 14, 2018

The biscuits and gravy breakfast is the best I've had! Very nice room in a wonderful neighborhood.

Best Overnight Stay Ever

5 on April 03, 2018

The room was beautiful and well equipped. A good size kitchen, large bathroom and a comfortable living room. The breakfast that was made to our order every morning. I cannot recommend this place enough. The staff was friendly and attentive. I will be coming back.

Very Nice

5 on April 02, 2018

We stayed in Suite D and were very pleased with everything. The room was gorgeous, the people very friendly and helpful and it's located in a quaint neighborhood with things to do only walking distance away. We'd go again.

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Rooms & Rates

Suite A

King Bed suite with Full kitchen and a twin day bed

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Twin

Suite D

King Bed suite with Full Kitchen

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Suite B

King Bed suite with Full kitchen and a twin day bed

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Twin

Suite C

King Bed suite with Full Kitchen

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

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Location Type

Village Square


Charleston, SC (CHS) 12 miles

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Ocean, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ruins, Tours, University, Winery

Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn, Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Fax Machine, Pool, Spa, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Workout facility

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Kitchenette, Microwave, Parking, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wheelchair access, Wi-Fi

Check Dates


  • Check In:: After 3pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited They are only allowed in suite A and B
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Fri/Sat require a 2 night minimum
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Single night stay 100% multiple nights 50%
  • Cancellations: You will receive a full refund if cancelled with 30 days of your reservation. 29 to 14 days you will lose deposit. 13 days to day of you are charged for full reservation. However if we are able book your room to another guest you will always receive a full refund.



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  • Time Served: at your leisure
  • Serving Location: In room breakfast, Guest room