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The Belmond Charleston Place Hotel

Located at the very heart of downtown Charleston, in the historic district, and within all major attractions.

205 Meeting Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401

Room Block Rate is available for stays:  June 9, 2018 – June 13, 2018
**You must be a conference registrant to book a room in the room block.**
*The registered attendee list will be compared to reservations made within the room block. If a hotel reservation is discovered without a matching conference registration, the reserved room will be released.*
Commissioner Room Rate: $199/night
Other Attendee Rate:           $320/night
*Rates are subject to a $2.00 destination marketing fee plus state and local taxes, currently totaling 13.5%*

Individual attendees can make their room reservations by calling 1-800-831-3490 or via email at groupres.cph@belmond.com.  Please reference SEARUC 2018 to take advantage of the group rate.  Commissioners reserving rooms within the room block must reference the Commissioner rate when making the hotel reservation.

Rate guaranteed for reservations made prior to May 16, 2018.


Getting There

Visitors can fly into Charleston International Airport (CHS). The airport is located approximately 11 miles from downtown Charleston and is easily accessible by car, taxi, shuttle and bus (CARTA).


Taxis and shuttles operate from 5 a.m. until 30 minutes after the last arriving flight, typically around 12:30 a.m. You can find taxis and shuttles in front of the terminal building, outside baggage claim.  All taxi and shuttle services accept MasterCard, American Express, VISA and Discover credit cards.  Uber and Lyft also operate in the Charleston area.


Rental cars from Avis, Hertz, National Enterprise, and Budget are available at the Rental Car Pavilion in the airport terminal.  If you choose to rent a car, the hotel offers valet service, or you can self-park in one of the following garages located within a one to two block walk from the hotel:

85 Hasell Street

1 Cumberland Street

34 Saint Philip Street


The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) offers bus service to and from downtown Charleston and the airport via the North Area Shuttle (NASH) Express for $3 per person per trip. The CARTA stop is located outside of Baggage Claim.

The route runs every hour on the hour from 8 a.m. to midnight. The route makes no stops when traveling from downtown to the airport. It makes stops at the North Charleston Visitor Center and Tanger Outlet upon leaving the airport on the way to downtown Charleston.

Upon arrival downtown, CARTA offers the free Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH) to numerous destinations, including The Citadel, Medical University of South Carolina, Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston Place, the South Carolina Aquarium and the corner of King and Broad Streets.