The Inn at Ion

148 Civitas Street , Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 USA (Show map)


The Inn at I'On a seven room Boutique Inn. The Inn is located in the award winning I’on community in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, only seven minutes from historic downtown Charleston and ten minutes from the beaches of Sullivan’s Island and Isle of Palms. Come be inspired by this gorgeous 3,500 square foot boutique Inn built in 2009. Visit us and stay a night in the Inn to host your special occasion, vacation, or event. Come stay with us and take advantage of a phenomenal opportunity to stay in of one of the south’s crown jewels as all of our rooms are located inside the boutique. The Inn is located in the award winning I'on community in Mt Pleasant SC only seven minutes from historic downtown Charleston and ten minutes from the beaches of Sullivans Island and Isle of Palms. Although the look and feel of the Inn will remind you of an Inn that is decades old the building has just been completed in 2009. Unlike most small intimate boutique Inns where you sacrifice amenities for charm rest assured this is not the case at the Inn at I'On. Join us at our on-site Italian restaurant, Fratellos Italian Tavern, or our sister group, O'Brion's Pub and Grille for a complementary appetizer or adult beverage. Preferred seating in the dining room for dinner is also available. Our Inn guests are also members for the day at the private I'On Club featuring three swimming pools, seven lighted clay tennis courts, fitness center, club house and many special services.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.4
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Onsite Dining4.3

A Great Place to Relax after a day in Charleston

4.6 on May 21, 2017

The Inn at I'On is an easy 10 minute drive to Charleston. The rooms are clean, elegant and comfortable. Special features of are room included a comfortable kingsize bed, an oversize soaking tub and a covered balcony.

Highly Recommend

5 on May 09, 2017

Very pleased with our stay here. Rooms were nice and clean. Loved the deck area for an afternoon drink. Short distance to Charleston. Would stay again

One Night Only

5 on March 11, 2017

Breakfast was fantastic!

Overall a very nice place to stay.

3.8 on February 03, 2017

Overall this was a very nice place. The room was lovely and it was great to have a porch to sit on. The negative is that the rooms are not soundproofed. You hear everything from the hallways and other rooms. We stayed there for business, and made a call at 9:30 am , we walked out of our room to a person in the room next door screaming and cursing at us that we woke her up and how rude we were and that we should go outside to make calls. Would not recommend this hotel to anyone that needs to conduct business from their room or has children that could make noises.

What a fantastic find!

4.8 on December 07, 2016

We have stayed at the Inn at Ion twice over the past two years, and both visits were wonderful. The rooms are lovely and very clean, and the views from the rocking chairs on our porch were beautiful. The Inn is less than 0.25 miles away from an amazing coffee shop in Mt Pleasant - Collective Coffee. After walking through the lovely Ion Community in the mornings, which includes stunning nature trails along the marshland, we walked over to get a fantastic coffee and breakfast/brunch at Collective Coffee. Since Ion is close to the bridge over to Charleston, we had easy access to both downtown Charleston in addition to Mt. Pleasant and Sullivan's Island. We look forward to our next stay!

Wonderful Place!

5 on November 11, 2016

I had wanted to stay at this inn for a long time. Usually when we go to Charleston its for business and we stay in the historic district. However, certain times of year it is more expensive than other times. Getting a room for over $300 a night makes no sense unless its a special occasion. This last trip was during a peak season, the Ion Inn had rooms available, so we gave it a try. I can honestly say that this is where I will be staying from now on when visiting Charleston. Mt. Pleasant is a really nice area with plenty of good restaurants, and about 10 minutes over the bridge your in Charleston. The Inn at Ion is part of a beautiful quaint village. That we enjoyed walking around in. The Inn itself is equally as beautiful and quaint. We had a private parking space. The room was large and well decorated. After an exhausting day we especially liked the porch attached to our room with rocking chairs for relaxing. Service and staff were exceptional. There is a new Italian restaurant on site that we visited for a complimentary glass of wine and appetizer that the Inn offered since they no longer offer a complimentary breakfast with the room. We had a large lunch before checking in so we didn't do dinner. However, I definitely plan to on our next visit. Their menu sounded wonderful. This is a hidden gem just over the bridge from Charleston in the quiet Ion village of Mt. Pleasant. Worth checking out!

Would visit again except.....

3.6 on November 02, 2016

Very disappointed that breakfast was not on site especially with no appropriate restaurants nearby.......while a delightful place to stay, even having fruit, hot water /coffee and protein bars would have improved my stay.

Nice place, close in, great service and goog price!

4.6 on October 21, 2016

We enjoyed our stay. Very nice room with a great balcony over the street. Our visit got cut short by the hurricane, but the hotel refunded the extra day. Vouchers for appetizers / drinks at two local joints is a very nice touch, much appreciated. Thanks, we will be back!

Fall Visit

3.8 on October 16, 2016

Originally I booked it as a B&B but they have discontinued breakfast. I would not call this a B&B. It is a hotel run inn with sporadic interaction. The room was roomy, well maintained and clean. It was quiet and a good location to Charleston if you'd prefer to stay out of town. People were friendly and the appetizer/drink coupons were a nice touch. Overall I would stay here again even though I prefer a true B&B. Also, having an assigned parking spot was great.

Trip to Mt. Pleasant

4.0 on October 08, 2016

Nicely appointed rooms, really pleasant staff, great location. I would stay again.

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Charleston, SC (CHS)

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, Ocean, Historic Plantations, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Copier, Parking, Pool, Wedding Facilities, Workout facility , Swimming Pools (3), Clay Tennis Courts (7), w/ clinics, Fitness Center (2), Spinning, Yoga Classes, Walking Trails, Fishing Piers, Wedding / Banquest facilities

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, 2009 Coastal Living Idea Cottage, August 14 - October 11, Thurs. - Sat. 11 -5 & Sun. 1-5, For more information to to :,, Tickets: $10 each, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Tennis racket rental, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 3PM - 9PM
  • Check Out:: 11AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Some weeks require minimum stay, call for details
  • Accepted payments Other, AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Deposit Policy: 50% required at time of booking for multiple night stays. One night bookings required payment in full. A deposit is required to secure all reservations. A valid credit card number must be provided and a deposit of 50% of the total stay will be charged to secure reservations.
  • Cancellations: Cancellation Schedule: 1. Cancelled 30+ days prior to arrival: 2. Cancelled 15-29 days prior to arrival: 3. Cancelled 14 days or less prior to arrival: 4. If rooms are re-booked, you will be refunded, less a booking fee Fees Charged: 1. Deposit refunded in full, less $65 rebooking fee 2. 50% of the total remaining reservation cost, + $65 rebooking fee 3. Charged in full for the entire reservation (no rebooking fee charged)
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  • Serving Location: On-site restaurant

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