Top 8 Hotels With A Rooftop Bar In Charming Charleston, SC - Updated 2024

Top 8 Hotels With A Rooftop Bar In Charming Charleston, SC   - Updated 2024
Clara
Clara 
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Charming Charleston never lacks when it comes to anything. Whether it is the rich culture, inspiring history, or the mouth-watering food… we can always count on Charleston for giving us a good time.

Sleep back and relax, for we have just the accommodations you need if you enjoy chilling on top of the world with a cold cocktail in hand:

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 08, 2024.

1. The Restoration (9.5/10) (from USD 432)

Equipped with a spa, library, rooftop bar, restaurant, and shop, The Restoration at Charleston is made specially to give guests the most comfortable stay. Elaborately decorated with exposed brick walls, hardwood flooring, and spacious living seats; each suite proudly presents a flat-screen TV, an iPod docking station, and a modern kitchen. Be sure to check out the wine and cheese reception offered on selected nights, as well as the freshly baked cookies in the evenings. The rooftop bar is also open for lunch and dinner, and a coffee shop is also on site.

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The Restoration

Wifi Available

Address: 75 Wentworth Street, Charleston City Center, Charleston (SC), United States, 29401
528 meters (0.4 ft) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace

2. Belmond Charleston Place (9.4/10) (from USD 514)

Nestled in Charleston’s popular historic district, the Belmond Charleston Place boasts three restaurants, a rooftop bar, and a full-service spa. Something unique about this well-loved hotel is that it has an indoor and outdoor saltwater pool - great if you are feeling salty and would like to feel saltier. A night of good music is always a plus, which is why The Charleston Grill features a live jazz where you can hum along to while enjoying some tasty Southern American cuisine. Room service is 24/7 - which you can opt for if you are feeling antisocial - while lounging around the familiar presence of a cable TV, free WiFi, and an ensuite with bathrobes.

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The Charleston Place This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 205 Meeting Street
392 meters (0.3 ft) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

3. Market Pavilion Hotel (9.3/10) (from USD 400)

A 4-star Downtown Charleston Hotel just three minutes away from the City Market, this luxurious stay will leave you satisfied with their rooftop pool and bar. Be spoilt for choice when it comes to food - choose between the sweet and savoury pastries from Chef Gerry Elliot, the Grill 25 Steakhouse with the freshest seafood, or the Pavilion Bar on the rooftop terrace. Though it was rated 10/10 for couples, we assure you it is just as great for families and friends too. Seriously, who can resist the divine sight of an Italian marble bath, together with a separate shower and bathtub?

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Market Pavilion Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 225 East Bay Street
162 meters (0.2 ft) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

4. Harbourview Inn (9.2/10) (from USD 343)

What is a luxury hotel without excellent views? Get the best of both worlds - for Harbourview Inn not only gives guests a splendid view of Historic Charleston Harbor and Waterfront Park but a rooftop skyline tour upon request. Lounge around the comfort of your elaborately decorated Old-World inspired rooms - each with a four-poster bed, original artwork, and a small refrigerator. Head up for some fresh air and drinks at the Harbourview Rooftop & Bar, where they serve handmade craft beers on Thursdays and wine tastings on Fridays.

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Harbourview Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Vendue Range
414 meters (0.3 ft) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests

5. The Vendue (9.1/10) (from USD 273)

Located in Charleston’s historic French Quarter, this art-focused hotel includes not one, but two hotels - the 19 Vendue and the 26 Vendue. Featuring a 300-piece rotating art exhibition at the 19 Vendue and art installations at the 26 Vendue, the unique hotel also boasts three on-site restaurants, including The Press coffee shop and a rooftop bar. Craving for a small snack before going to bed? Free milk and cookies are included in every nightly turn-down service at The Vendue. Rooms are decorated in classic fashion - decked with a cable TV, antique furniture, and an ensuite bathroom.

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The Vendue, Downtown Art Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 19 Vendue Range and 26 Vendue Range
421 meters (0.3 ft) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace

6. Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston, Autograph Collection (8.7/10) (from USD 444)

Home to the many showcases of local and global art in various mediums, the Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston is one that will give you an artsy stay. This quirky hotel is designed to fit anyone with a funky taste - but don’t worry if you don’t consider yourself funky, we still got you covered. Decked with free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, a study desk, air-conditioning, ironing facilities, and a private bathroom with a bath or shower, enjoy also the property’s rooftop restaurant and bar; as well as an on-site library which includes a business centre.

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Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston, Autograph Collection

Wifi Available

Address: 55 Wentworth Street
384 meters (0.3 ft) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

7. Charleston Marriott (8.7/10) (from USD 257)

Modern and stylish, the Charleston Marriot has everything nicely done for you - from the beautiful rooftop bar with the views of the Ashely River, all the way to the large range of equipment in the outdoor gym. The modern rooms include a cable TV, a work desk, a coffee maker, and spacious bathrooms with toiletries from Bath and Body Works. Be sure to also check out the swimming pool, where you can take a lazy tan on one of the many sun loungers.

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Charleston Marriott This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 170 Lockwood Boulevard
2.89 km (1.8 mi) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace

8. Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Waterfront/Downtown (8.4/10) (from USD 262)

Quiet and peaceful, the Hilton Garden Inn is another that boasts a rooftop bar with exotic drinks. Featuring an on-site restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi will allow you to always stay connected in Hilton Garden. All modern rooms come with a microwave, refrigerator and coffee-making facilities. A business centre, a fitness centre, and laundry services are also available to the guests in the hotel - all to their convenience.

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Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Waterfront/Downtown

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 45 Lockwood Drive
2.48 km (1.6 mi) from Palmetto Carriage Works

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms

Help yourself to a drink... or two

Rooftop Bar
Source: Booking.com

Charleston is beautiful and wonderful, and that you can acknowledge in bird’s eye view. Skip the usual and opt for something special, these rooftop bars will make ones visit memorable!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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