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Welcome to The 1843 Battery Carriage House Inn

Charleston's Most Romantic Bed and Breakfast

For a truly remarkable vacation experience in the beautiful city of Charleston, discover the relaxing oasis that is The Battery Carriage House Inn.

Our historic Charleston Inn offers accommodations in a serene, upscale residential neighborhood, just across the street from the beautiful White Point Garden with it's large live oaks, Spanish moss and iconic gazebo. The luxury of The Battery Carriage House Inn is found in the details, from our always-helpful concierge service that starts when you call to book with us to our Charlestonian brick-lined carriageway and the matching gardens beyond.{{OR "to our nightly turn down service complete with custom made chocolates}}  Guests can relax and unwind in one of our nine intimate guestrooms, all of which is gracefully decorated to compliment the time and theme of its historical lineage. Each unique room has a private entrance and features amenities including comfy cotton bathrobes, a hairdryer, all of your basic sundries, a water kettle for coffee or, if you prefer, an assortment of teas, and a safe for your most precious belongings. Forget something? Ask us before you take a trip to the store!

Start your day off right with a light, healthy continental breakfast set up in our inviting lobby, where you are welcome to enjoy it here or fill up a tray with your favorite foods and take it back to your room or to take advantage of the {solitude and} morning sunshine of our beautiful arbor. After breakfast, take a romantic stroll along the promenade overlooking the Charleston Harbor with views of Fort Sumter, The Yorktown, and The Ravenel Bridge, or get lost admiring the homes and flora while meandering through the cobblestone streets of the Historic District. We can definitely promise that you will never be bored! Only a few steps from our main gates you will find the Calhoun Mansion, the Nathaniel Russell House, and the best spot on the peninsula to watch both the sunrise and the sunset. Remember you can return to your comfortable retreat to refresh with a glass of Southern iced tea and enjoy scrumptious cookies during the afternoon. 

Beyond the gates of the Battery Carriage House Inn, you will experience the rich culture and classic elegance of our waterfront city. Our knowledgeable Guest Service Agents will be glad to suggest a day full of Charleston's best attractions and restaurants suited to your interests and tastes. Then, before your evening adventures, join us in the lobby for a glass ~or two~ of wine while you browse our collection of local restaurant menus and mingle with other guests, regaling each other with exciting tales of your Charleston adventures and exciting discoveries.


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Evening Manager’s Reception (5:30-7:30pm)
  • Concierge services
  • Soft cotton robes in room
  • In-room coffeemaker with coffee/tea
  • Evening turndown service available
  • 100% smoke-free accommodations
  • Free street parking

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