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20 South Battery FAQ

Take a look at our most frequently asked questions about your upcoming stay.  

General Information

Originally built in 1843, 20 South Battery has recently undergone extensive preservation efforts and a full renovation restoring this historic mansion to all its former glory, featuring eleven beautifully furnished guestrooms, It sets a high standard for luxury accommodations. 20 South Battery is centrally located on the Battery directly across from White Point Gardens, in the Historic District of Charleston, South Carolina.

In the heart of Charleston’s Historic District, 20 South Battery is a 25 minutes by car from Charleston International Airport and a 15 minute walk to the Charleston City Market and King Street.

Physical Address – 20 South Battery, Charleston SC 29401

Looking to join our team?  Please visit our careers page for open positions and to apply online.  

Check-in begins at 4:00pm and check-out is at 11:00am.  Early arrivals and late departures are accommodated based on availability.  

In the event that you need to cancel your reservation, please do so at least 7 days prior to arrival date. If any reservation is not cancelled by 3pm 7 days prior to arrival, the room deposit (first night room and tax) will NOT be refunded for any reason.

The cancellation fee also applies to changes in your arrival/departure date which result in a shorter stay. No refunds are provided for late arrivals or early departures.

Advance Purchase and other special rates may have unique cancellation policies.  Please refer to your booking confirmation for exact cancellation details. 

 

Our hotel and public areas are smoke free.  

For reservations information, please call 843.727.3100

Reach us by email at info@20southbattery.com

Amenities

  • Complimentary European style breakfast
  • Frette imported Italian linens and locally handcrafted custom mattresses
  • Nightly wine and cheese reception in the grand ballroom, with complimentary wine, imported cheeses, and charcuterie
  • High speed wireless internet access in all suites, event spaces, and public areas
  • Business center and cafe lounge with honor bar
  • Gift shop
  • Free local newspaper
  • Concierge services
  • Recently renovated
  • All suites feature a living room and separate bedroom
  • Frette imported Italian linens and locally handcrafted custom mattresses
  • High speed wireless internet access
  • Miele Coffee Machine with 24 hour complimentary coffee and tea 
  • Bathrobes available for 20 South Battery guests
  • Gilchrist & Soames bath amenities and toiletry items
  • Hair dryer, iron and board
  • Flat screen smart television in living room and bedroom
  • Bluetooth AM/FM radio with clock and alarm

Charleston

Charleston is an amazing community with so much to see and do. To take full advantage of all that is available, please visit our Adventures Page.  

Parking is available at several lots throughout Charleston.  Limited free residential street parking is available along portions of Meeting Street, King Street, East Bay and South Battery as well as along the waterfront across from the White Point Gardens.  While checking into the hotels, please pull into our Loading Zone where we can assist you with parking options and luggage.  Our team will happily pick you up via golf cart after you have parked your vehicle.  

Parking Suggestions: 

25 Prioleau St | $18 Daily | .7 Miles | 12 Minute Walk

1 Cumberland St | $18 Daily | .9 Miles | 17 Minute Walk

39 Hayne St | $18 Daily | .9 Miles | 17 Minute Walk

81 Wentworth St | $18 Daily | .8 Miles | 15 Minute Walk 

153 Market St | $18 Daily | .8 Miles | 15 Minute Walk

7 Jacobs Alley | 20 South Battery Parking Option | .6 Miles | 11 Minute Walk

93 Queen St | $18 Daily | .6 Miles | 10 Minute Walk 

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