Palmer's Pinckney Inn

19 Pinckney Street , Charleston, SC 29401 USA (Show map)

About

Palmer's Pinckney Inn is located in the Historic Downtown Market, this Charleston single house of five bedrooms is perfect to accommodate two guests per room. Curl up in one of our four king sized beds and enjoy the cozy fireplaces. Walk out the front door to carriage rides, shops, tours and the best restaurants. We are the best value in town! Check out our website at www.pinckneyinn.com.

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Overall
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  • Guest room4.0
  • Service4.2
  • Value4.0
  • Cleanliness4.2
  • Onsite Dining3.5

Good location

3.8 on July 09, 2017

The staff was very friendly and helpful. The location was an easy walk to the Market and all the activity there, but far enough away that it wasn't too noisy. We were delighted to find a very good restaurant right across the street. As with many older B&B's there were a few minor maintenance issues, but no deal breakers.


I like the Place

2.8 on April 29, 2017

this was the second stay at the Pinckney for my wife and I. We stayed in the little cottage room at the top of the stairs. It's a nice little room, enough space for two. The bed is reasonable comfortable. the shower is a wee bit tiny but usable. The Pinckney is a short walk to the Market and East Bay Street but still quiet at night.


Amazing location and fabulous staff!

5 on April 24, 2017

The Palmer Pickney Inn is located right in the middle of Charleston and is walking distance from anything you would like to see in the city. There is a cheap parking garage about two blocks over as well (hard to find in this city!). The rooms are beautifully authentic and are a bargain for the price, considering the surrounding hotel prices. I could not rave about this place enough, and encourage anyone to stay here when in town. The staff is friendly, helpful, and the breakfast is delicious.


Wonderful stay

4.6 on March 23, 2017

The location was great. The room was what we expected. Service was excellent. Plenty of paid parking. We'd stay there again.


Quaint Bed and Breakfast.

4.6 on February 24, 2017

This was a nice little bed and breakfast tucked away in Charleston. It was in great walking distance to everything on the historic side. The room was great with a private bathroom and working gas fireplace. I loved it and would love to return.


Charming B and B

4.0 on November 26, 2016

The room was cozy and quaint with alot of charm. Love the fireplace. Great location and value. Nice assortment of breakfast items. Would stay here again!


Great Location

3.4 on November 22, 2016

Although it is located between two Carriage Houses, this B&B is only a block or so from the City Market and is located directly across the street from Cru, one of Charleston's most trendy restaurants. There are only 5 rooms. We stayed in the Parisian, which was comfortable, but small. The B & B only provides you with a DYI continental breakfast, but we knew that before we booked. Also, there is only parking for 3 small cars behind the building and on street parking is very limited. This is a good choice for the budget minded traveler.


Old fashioned quaint style

3.0 on November 03, 2016

Very helpful staff, especially the manager Martha. The room was comfortable, and adequate. The bed and bedding were good. The room, however, had a selection of old mis-matched furniture, which needed some maintenance, eg, knobs broken off, no handle on a draw, no plug in bathroom sink. The inner shower curtain was mouldy. Breakfast is self service in the kitchen from a selection of breads, cheese, ham, cereals, instant oatmeal and grits, and cakes and fruit. It is all very informal. We were told we could help ourselves to food from the fridge any time of day, which was great, so we came back at lunchtime and made ourselves bagels, and sat on the piazza in the sunshine eating them, which was very pleasant. The place has a relaxed feel, and great staff. I think it just needs some tlc to bring it up to a higher standard.


Pinckney Inn

2.8 on October 29, 2016

My wife and I stayed in the small cottage room. It was fine, clean and quaint. The bathroom is a bit cramped. If a person dropped the soap in the shower, good luck retrieving it, and the mini toilet could be a challenge for some. As advertised, the house is near everything. Parking is limited, but public parking is an easy walk away. All and all, a good value.


Great Location for the Price

2.4 on September 30, 2016

We thought the Inn just needed some "tender loving care" to bring it up to how it is portrayed on line. The outside needs paint and attention. The room was clean enough but more attention to the detail cleaning would be nice. Not really anyplace to "hang out" other than the very narrow porch which was crowded. We probably wouldn't stay there again, but we did enjoy being so close to everything that we wanted to see. It was great to have a place to leave out care. Charleston is beautiful and we were more interested in the city than in the Inn. The price was worth what we got compared to other places we priced. Next visit we will probably upgrade where we stay.


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Rooms & Rates

Equestrian Room

Enjoy curling up in front of the fireplace after a long day of traveling and walking.

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

Parisian Room

This beautiful room is perfect for a romantic get away, with a working fireplace.

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

Bombay Room

Enjoy the king size bed, while relaxing in the soft blues and the white canopies. Sit by the fireplace and read a book or listen to the carriages stroll by on the Historic Charleston street below.

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

Charleston Rice Room

Enjoy this Charleston themed room with it's antique four post rice bed. Make sure to enjoy the working fireplace or step outside and sit in the rocking chairs on the porch.

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

Cottage Room

Enjoy this bright and cozy room. Open the window and let the Charleston breeze. Relax and enjoy your stay completely.

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

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Location

Location Type

Downtown

Airport

Charleston, SC (CHS) 10 miles

Area Attractions

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

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Historic Inn, Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Fridge, Microwave, Wired internet , fresh homemade muffins/cookies, soft drinks/lemonade

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Policies

  • Check In:: 2:00 - 4:00
  • Check Out:: 11:00
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only only on outside porches
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: When you book, there is a one nite stay minimun deposit with a 12.5% sales tax added
  • Cancellations: Our cancellation policy requires two weeks notice prior to your date of arrival. There will be a $25 handling fee per room(per night) for any cancellations. If a cancellation is made within two weeks of your arrival date we cannot refund your deposit.There are no refunds for full payments made. Gift certificates fall under the same cancellation policy (fees will be deducted from amount of balance). Upon arrival, we do not give refunds for early check outs and the entire balance is due. Our cancellation policy is strictly enforced! No shows will be charged the full stay with no refunds. No exceptions.
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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Martha Beasley

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

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Meals

Breakfast

Continental

  • Time Served: 8:00-10:00
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Vegetarian


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