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    As seen in Conde Nast Travel Guide's "Best of Charleston"
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    Let us inspire you with an inside look at the Governor’s House Inn! Discover this historical National Landmark and how it offers the perfect setting for romantic getaways, weddings, vacations and corporate retreats. Each post puts you in the middle of the southern ambiance that you’ll only find at our elegant Charleston bed and breakfast inn!

    Looking for a Downtown Charleston Bed and Breakfast?

    Looking for a Downtown Charleston Bed and Breakfast?

    Are you looking for a downtown charleston bed and breakfast, then you should definitely consider the Governor’s House Inn.  We are a Charleston bed and breakfast that offers unparalleled service from the beginning of your stay all the until the end.  The Governor’s House Inn has 11 luxurious accommodations available, with amenities that are sure to please anyone.  If you are considering staying at a Charleston bed and breakfast, then make sure that you book your stay early so that you can plan out your entire vacation.  Charleston was recently awarded the honor of being not only one of the top cities in the US, but one of the top cities in the world according to the readers of Conde Nast Traveler. We want you to experience all that Charleston has to offer when you stay in our wonderful city, and we recommend that you look for a place with a great location.  Our historic inn is located on Broad street, conveniently in walking distance to the legendary King Street shopping district, and only a short stroll from the Charleston Battery.  As you stroll from our bed and breakfast to the battery, you’ll pass by some of the most notable historic homes on the Charleston peninsula. In case you are wondering about some of the great amenities you can enjoy at our luxury Charleston bed and breakfast, here they are:

    Complimentary Gourmet Breakfast

    Each morning, as the sun rises and the aroma of fresh coffee is drifting about, the staff is preparing a traditional southern breakfast. The menu changes daily and includes a special item like homemade quiche, sausage cheese bake or banana French toast strata with Amaretto sauce. Fresh fruit, warm breads, Charleston teas, coffee and juices complete the meal. Guests choose to be served in our elegant dining room, on the verandah or in your guest room.

    Lowcountry Afternoon Tea

    Tea in the afternoon is a southern tradition that refreshes the soul and indulges the senses. House made savories and sweets are baked each day from recipes featured in Charleston’s best cookbooks. Favorites include Charleston chocolate cake, chess bars, homemade toffee, and Sullivan’s Island cheese spread.

    Delicious Wine and Cheese

    Each evening guests enjoy a glass of wine paired with some of Charleston’s finest cheeses. Enjoy these treats on the Veranda, by the fireplace, or in your guest room.

    Evening Sherry in the Parlor

    Share a private moment, finish your novel or make new acquaintances after dinner. It is the perfect ending to a perfect evening. Welcome home.

    Genuine Charleston Hospitality

    Governor’s House is proud to uphold the longest tradition of luxury inn keeping in Charleston. Our knowledgeable staff has years of local experience to help guests enjoy Charleston’s romantic history, plan outings and book the best tables at the best restaurants.

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