Hotel Information

FESTIVAL 48 – Charleston, South Carolina – February 2016


Hotels are listed based on distance to the College of Charleston’s venues.
Room prices reflect the difference in the relative convenience of location.
Parking in the Heart of downtown Charleston is very limited.

(Additional hotels will be listed as they are secured.)


The Francis-Marion Hotel
387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
Francis Marion Exterior

  • Adjacent to the College of Charleston campus. Only 1 block from the Sottile Theatre and the building housing the Department of Theatre and Dance.
  • Sharing the corner with Starbucks this grand luxury hotel is providing affordable group rates and “just-steps-away” convenience to Festival venues.

Reservations can be made through January 4, 2016 or until rooms are gone. Rooms are very limited at this popular hotel.  

Call the Francis Marion Hotel directly at 1-877-756-2121 and reference “Kennedy Center Festival” for the group rate.


The Hampton Inn Charleston – Historic District
Address: 345 Meeting St., Charleston, SC 29403
The Hampton Inn Charleston Exterior

  • Located on the edge of the College of Charleston campus with less than a ten minute walk from all the planned venues for the festival. (3 Blocks)
  • For all practical purposes you will be staying on the host school’s campus, so park your car and enjoy a stroll in historic downtown Charleston.

Reservations can be made through December 4, 2015 or until rooms are gone. Book early!

  • Festival Group Rates are available via Online Booking at a site dedicated to our event;
  • Or call: 800-HAMPTON or 843-723-4000.  When calling be sure to give the reservationist the group code “KCA” to receive your group discount.

Comfort Inn Downtown Charleston
Address: 144 Bee Street, Charleston, SC 29401
Comfort Inn exterior

Call the Comfort Inn directly at 843-577-224 and reference “KCACTF Region 4” for the group rate.

  • This hotel is 1.4 miles from the Sottile Theatre and other Festival Venues. (@ a 30 minute walk.)
  • Located on the FREE DASH Trolley route, you can catch a ride very near the hotel and in 15 minutes arrive at the heart of the College of Charleston campus.
    • On weekdays the trolley picks up near the hotel every 30 minutes starting at 6:44 am with the last pick-up scheduled for 8:14 pm.
  • We are working on plans for group transportation back to the hotel following each evenings performance.

Reservations can be made through January 2, 2016 or until rooms are gone.


Holiday Inn Express Charleston Dwtn – Ashley River
250 Spring Street, Charleston, SC 29403

HInnEx

Use this reservation link to access the group rate or call the hotel directly at 866 515 4277 and reference the group code ATF.

  • This hotel is 1.5 miles from the Sottile Theatre and other Festival Venues. (@ a 30 minute walk.)
  • Located on the FREE DASH Trolley route, you can catch a ride very near the hotel and in 15 minutes arrive at the heart of the College of Charleston campus.
    • On weekdays the trolley picks up near the hotel every 30 minutes starting at 6:44 am with the last pick-up scheduled for 8:14 pm.
  • We are working on plans for group transportation back to the hotel following each evenings performance.

Reservations can be made through January 2, 2016 or until rooms are gone.