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    Exquisite, Historical Charleston, SC Accommodations

    The Governor’s House Inn provides some of the best bed and breakfast accommodations in Charleston. Our rooms and suites are as unique as our guests. Pine floors, private porches, 12’ ceilings, King 4 poster beds, marble showers, and outdoor sitting areas are just some of the incredible amenities you will discover in this Charleston masterpiece. Photos, descriptions and online booking options are available, but feel free to contact the innkeeper for additional information before making a reservation.

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    The Rutledge Suite

    This expansive master suite is named after Edward Rutledge, the youngest signer of the Declaration of Independence and former Governor of South Carolina. Governor Rutledge lived in the home from 1776 until his death in 1800. The Rutledge Suite features 12’ ceilings, original heart of pine wood floors, a king 4-poster bed with arched canopy, antique Italian chandeliers, a sitting area, a private porch, and an immense marble bathroom with three vanities, whirlpool, standing shower and refrigerator. The bedroom area is 580 square feet, and the attached private porch measures 162 square feet.
    *fireplace is decorative

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    The Middleton Suite

    This spacious suite is named for Henrietta Middleton and features 12’ ceilings, original heart of pine wood floors, a king 4-poster bed with arched canopy, a wet bar and refrigerator, fireplace and sitting areas (both indoors and outside on the second floor verandah). The suite’s bathroom is complete with whirlpool tub and marble shower. The bedroom area measures 498 square feet, and the attached private porch measures 488 square feet.
    *fireplace is decorative

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    The Laurens Room

    This spacious bedroom is named for James Laurens, the mansion’s original owner. The room boasts 12’ ceilings, original heart of pine wood floors, a king 4-poster bed with arched canopy, a full sofa, a marble shower and triple hung windows which lead to a large second floor verandah. The outdoor sitting area is quiet and beautiful, measuring 226 square feet. The bedroom measures 375 square feet.
    *fireplace is decorative

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    The Independence Room

    This intimate second floor room boasts 12’ ceilings, original heart of pine wood floors, a queen 4-poster bed with canopy, and two half baths: one with glass enclosed marble shower and the other with antique pedestal sink, mirror and commode. The bedroom measures 232 square feet.
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    The Wagener Room

    This spacious first floor room is named for Captain Wagener, the mansion’s wealthy cotton owner during the 1870 renovation. The room boasts 12’ ceilings, original heart of pine wood floors, a queen 4-poster bed with canopy, and a private bath with glass enclosed marble shower. The bedroom area measures 270 square feet.
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    St. Michael’s Room

    This peaceful room features a picturesque third floor view of St. Michael’s Steeple. The bedroom boasts original heart of pine floors, a queen bed, sitting area with two wing chairs, and a standard modern bath with tub and shower. The bedroom area measures 356 square feet.
    *no elevator to third floor
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    The Magnolia Room

    This third floor retreat features original heart of pine floors, an entry hall, a queen 4-poster bed with canopy, sitting area, and a private bath with glass enclosed marble shower and double vanities. The bedroom area measures 410 square feet.
    *no elevator to third floor
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    The Jefferson Suite

    This romantic hideaway is located above the Kitchen House. The suite features a queen 4-poster bed with canopy, original heart of pine wood floors, a private screened porch with wicker furniture, a separate living room with cathedral ceiling and exposed beams, a ceiling fan, an original fireplace from 1760, a wet bar and refrigerator, and 46” flat screen television. The bathroom features a marble shower and whirlpool tub. The bedroom area measures 471 square feet, and the attached private porch measures 92 square feet.
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    The Christopher Suite

    This beautiful suite is located on the first floor of the Kitchen House. It features original heart of pine wood floors, a queen 4-poster bed, a separate living room with the original 1760 fireplace, queen sofa bed, wet bar and refrigerator, and a large private porch. The bathroom features a whirlpool tub and shower. The bedroom area is 516 square feet, and the attached private porch measures 264 square feet.
    *fireplace is decorative
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    The Orange Grove Room

    This stylish room, located on our terrace level, has original heart of pine wood floors, a king 4-poster rice bed, large wet bar with refrigerator, writing desk and full sized sofa. The spacious bathroom features a whirlpool tub, marble standing shower, and terra cotta tile floor. The room is decorated with colorful grass cloth wallpaper and has a distinctly elegant feel. Guests have an exterior entrance and an outdoor sitting area. The bedroom area is 397 square feet, and the attached private porch measures 110 square feet.
    *a cozy and intimate setting, but no exterior windows
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    The Barbados Room

    This terrace level room has original heart of pine wood floors, a queen Caribbean sleigh bed, love seat, wet bar with refrigerator and a spacious bathroom with whirlpool tub, separate marble shower, and is decorated in a romantic tropical theme. The room also comes with an exterior entrance and outdoor sitting area. The bedroom area is 385 square feet, and the attached private porch measuring 280 square feet.
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  • 117 Broad Street Charleston, South Carolina 29401

    Toll Free: (800) 720-9812 Local: (843) 720-2070

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