Charleston SC

A Landmark Hotel in the Heart of Charleston's Historic District

Planters Inn is an acclaimed luxury boutique hotel in Charleston, South Carolina, that combines elegant Southern style with contemporary sophistication in a central location.

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Top U.S. Hotel

Readers of Travel + Leisure voted Planters Inn the #1 Best U.S. Boutique Hotel.

The entry view of Planters Inn Charleston hotel


An Artfully Preserved Architectural Treasure

Planters Inn is the only hotel in the United States to be furnished exclusively with décor from Baker's Historic Charleston Collection including a magnificent four-poster bed in every guest room.

Outdoor dining at Planters Inn hotel in Charleston SC

Most Romantic Dining in Charleston

The Peninsula Grill

From the romantic courtyard setting to the jewel box-style Champagne Bar and the renowned Dining Room enveloped in oyster-tone velvet, Peninsula Grill offers Charleston’s premier dining experience.

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Best Downtown Charleston Location

The Heart of Historic Charleston

Located in the center of downtown Charleston, Planters Inn is ideally located for sightseeing, shopping, and dining in Charleston.

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Sophisticated, Elegant Interiors

The Vision of Amelia Handegan

At Planters Inn, guests are welcomed into an intimate parlor, a jewel-box-like setting similar to the exquisite sitting rooms found in Charleston’s famed historic mansions. This sublime sense of arrival was the vision of the incomparable Amelia Handegan, the nationally-acclaimed designer known for her restoration of nationally recognized historic houses and whose imprint on Planters Inn is unmistakable.

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The 5 C's

The Only Relais and Châteaux Hotel in S.C.

Known for sensational style and service, Relais & Châteaux properties embody the “Five C's”: charm, courtesy, character, cuisine, and calm. Planters Inn has been a member of Relais & Châteaux since 1998.

Charleston hotel with complimentary fruit apples


Planters Inn recognizes the value and importance of a diverse workforce and will continue to identify and attract a workforce of the best available talent at every organizational level. As the Company grows and expands, we remain committed to maintaining our workplace diversity, allowing us to maintain our leadership in the industry.

We are committed to having a robust Corporate Responsibility program that incorporates Responsible Business strategies into our business to increase both the sustainability and the value of our property.

As part of this longstanding commitment to responsible business, Planters Inn has policies in place that govern our approach to human rights and human trafficking.  Planters Inn works collaboratively with peers, industry associations, nonprofit organizations, and other external experts to help combat human trafficking.  Planters Inn requires all team members to complete human trafficking awareness training to help them recognize and respond to potential situations of human trafficking they may observe. Planters Inn also provides human trafficking awareness posters and other resources to reinforce the training and raise further awareness that hotels may be unwilling venues for both sex and labor trafficking.