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Quintessential Charleston B&B

Bedrooms 1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath Carriage House in a Quiet Residential Area South of Broad St.

This adorable, 2-story carriage house is about 700 square feet, and has an open floor plan with the living room and kitchen downstairs, and a large queen bedroom with one full bath (tub/shower) upstairs. There is an optional twin bed available in the same bedroom for an extra charge. The kitchen is stocked with an array of continental breakfast items for you to prepare at your leisure. Parking for one car is included, as well as cable TV and high speed internet access. The interior has traditional, Old World furniture and décor. This property is located in the very desirable “South of Broad Street” area in the historic district of downtown Charleston, but it is on a quiet residential street. You can walk to many wonderful shops, restaurants and galleries. The property has a lovely garden for you to enjoy. The tax rate on this property is 4%.

There is also a twin bed available for a third person with a daily $25 fee.

Rates: See details for low season, high season, and special events.

Sorry, NO smoking and NO pets

More Details

Property Manager
T'Lene Brown
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

What makes this cottage unique

With a cheaper sales tax of only 4%, a great location in a lovely part of town walking distance to everything downtown, and the added benefit of included parking- this unit is undeniable.


South of Broad Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom located upstairs next to bedroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Twin bed available in the same bedroom for an extra charge.
  • Large bedroom upstairs with a queen bed. An optional twin bed available in the same bedroom for an additional charge.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(15 traveler reviews)

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Quintessential Charleston B&B
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
Boston, MA

Excellent location and accomodations

  • 5 of 5

My wife, daughter, and I stayed at this wonderful place and had an great experience. If you enjoy walking, the location is perfectly situated in the heart of Charleston. Otherwise, it is an easy drive to surrounding beaches, islands, landmarks. The home is well furnished with plenty of clean towels, toiletries, kitchen items, local books & guides, etc. The continental breakfast was a great way to start the day, especially the home baked scones and cakes. The gardens were beautiful and enjoyable to relax in after a long day exploring this fine city. The hosts were very gracious and available for any questions we had or for just good conversation. Southern hospitality at its finest!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The perfect Charleston retreat

  • 5 of 5

Two friends and I met up to celebrate a birthday, and we stayed in this lovely retreat. It's not a large space, but it has everything you need, the location can't be beat (you can walk to everything in the historic district), it is very clean and nicely decorated, the courtyard is gorgeous, and the owners are lovely. We did pay for the extra twin bed, and we were very comfortable. So for 2 - 3 people who are comfortable sharing a room and bath, it's perfect. We would definitely do it again. Thanks to the owners for their wonderful hospitality!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Southern Hospitality

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic location for walking around Charleston. Add the proprietors and you have a perfect vacation. The daily pastries starts the day. Will definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your time in Charleston and especially the carriage house! Please come visit us again soon!
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The Best!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I visit Charleston at least once a year. We have previously stayed in a noted bed and breakfast, but they had no vacancy during this trip. We truly regret that its taken us so long to find 6 Orange Street. It was perfect. The charming and private carriage house is located in a lovely, quiet neighborhood. Although historic, it was tastefully updated to include excellent air conditioning and a bright, pretty bathroom. We enjoyed the beautiful garden with gorgeous blooming hydrangeas during our stay. It was the perfect peaceful spot to relax and enjoy the delicious breakfast treats at our leisure. A special pastry, coffee cake or muffins appeared fresh each day along with fresh fruit. The kitchen is well stocked and includes cereal, eggs, milk, juice and coffee. I could go on and on, but this place is the real deal. Six Orange Street is great, but what makes this place so exceptional is the owners. They are the PERFECT host and hostess. We can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed this location. It is quite the charmer. The location is amazing and within walking distance to everything. The garden is extremely hard to not admire. We do hope that you come and visit our location again in the future.
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Delightful people, place, location!

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better place to stay in Charleston. The owners were very gracious and the accommodations were lovely. We especially enjoyed an evening in the beautiful garden relaxing and visiting. You couldn't ask for a better location. The home is in a beautiful, quiet neighborhood steeped in history. The ambiance is amazing. You are steps away from restaurants, museums, shopping, and points of interest. We definitely plan to return to Charleston and stay here again!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy that you enjoyed your trip. This location overflows with authenticity. The garden is gorgeous and so peaceful.
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Charm and Comfort Combined

  • 5 of 5

A delightful mix of charm and comfort made our stay here very enjoyable. As others have noted, it is on a beautiful and quiet residential street yet within walking distance to to nearly any place you'd want to go downtown. The house is scrupulously clean and decorated with a wonderful historic flavor. We really felt immersed in Old Charleston.

Unlike other vacation lodgings, breakfast treats appeared as if by magic and linens are refreshed and tidied daily. A newspaper even materialized on our doorstep each morning. The hosts take their hospitality seriously. It was a treat to talk with them about the history of the house and the sights, dining and architecture of the city. They could not have been more gracious.

We enjoyed having access to the lovely patio in the garden (watching the chameleons dart about was great fun) and the parking place was a real bonus.

A more pleasant place to stay in Charleston is hard to imagine.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy to hear how pleased you were with the unit! The hosts are always accommodating. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay- we hope you can stay with us again soon!
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Nearest Airport
12.1 Miles
Charleston International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Blind Tiger Pub
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Charleston Water Taxi
Nearest Golf
0.7 Miles
Charleston Golf, Inc
Nearest Train
8.7 Miles
North Charleston Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Brown Dog Deli
Nearest Beach
11.5 Miles
Folly Beach
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cancellation policy: If you cancel at any time, there is a $50 cancellation fee. Aside from that fee, there is either a 7 or 14 day cancellation period, depending on the season. If you cancel before your cancellation period, the remainder of your deposit will be refunded. If you cancel after you cancellation period, you will forfeit your entire deposit. An extra twin bed is available for $25.00.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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