Need to know
155, including 48 suites.
Noon, but flexible, subject to availability. Earliest check-in, 3pm, also flexible.
Double rooms from $190.30, excluding tax at 14 per cent.
Rates do not usually include breakfast.
Be sure to have a rummage in your minibar – the edit is handpicked by the hotel’s food-and-drink director, and changes seasonally.
At the hotel
Free WiFi throughout, valet parking, bicycles (free to borrow from 8am to 7pm), laundry and a gym. In rooms: a flatscreen TV, iPod dock, free bottled water, a minibar and bath products by either Hunter or Voya.
Our favourite rooms
If views (and bath tubs) are your thing, book one of the Charleston Flats, which occupy the corner of every floor and have extra angles from which to watch over the harbour and the Arthur Ravenel Jr Bridge, as well as a freestanding cast-iron bath tub.
The Dewberry spa has cypress-lined treatment rooms offering both signature and customised treatments, including anti-ageing facials, body rituals using seaweed from the Atlantic, waxing and manicures. There’s a couple’s spa suite for joint treatments and organic refreshments available afterwards in the soothing dark-grey relaxation space.
Save space in your suitcase for your haul from Fieldshop, the first bricks-and-mortar store from the lifestyle brand Garden & Gun (also handy if you’ve forgotten key accessories like jewellery and sunhats).
The hotel has dedicated rooms for disabled guests, which include adapted bathrooms.
All ages are welcome. Extra beds and cots can be added to rooms. There’s no babysitting service.
All ages are welcome.
Cots and extra beds can be added to most rooms. Some rooms have two queen-size beds.
Smaller-size bicycles are available to borrow.
Children are welcome in the bar and restaurant at all times. There’s no dedicated menu, but dishes can be modified to suit miniature appetites and staff will be happy to heat up baby food and milk. Highchairs are available.
No need to pack
The hotel has a stash of children’s books, bath toys, puzzles, paints and paper.