Hotel & Interest

hotelwebFrancis Marion

The Francis Marion Hotel is the official hotel for the guest of Once Upon A Christmas.

The prestigious and historic hotel is located in the heart of downtown and walking distance to fabulous boutiques, antiques,galleries,museums,restaurants, and bars.

Francis Marion** There are two room options for booking **

The Francis Marion has reserved blocked rooms at discounted rates of $179 a night not including taxes.

The rooms are double size beds. The hotel is also offering a deluxe size room with slightly more square footage space for the discounted price of $199 a night.

Click the link below to book your room online. Use the online code below.


Reservation URL:

OnlineCode: CHRISTMAS2016

To make reservations for your hotel room please contact the hotel directly

*Notify the reservationist that you are with the Once Upon A Christmas event to receive your discounted  room rate.

       (843) 722-0600


(877) 756-2121

PLEASE BOOK as soon as you sign up for the event. The hotel will sell out due to the busy and popular season!

If you have any additional questions or hotel needs please contact our

group sales manager Lucy McNerney at their direct line


M-F 10-5pm

transportationwebCharleston International Airport

The airport is located in North Charleston and is approximately 12 miles northwest of downtown Charleston.

Ground transportation and major rental car companies are available at the airport terminal.

***If you are traveling by plane and arriving on Thursday you need a flight that would arrive no later than 2:00pm. The evening festivities will begin at 6:00 sharp. We don’t want  you to miss it!****

**Please note**

The hotel does not provide shuttle service. However, the hotel is a short 15 minute cab fare. Or you may wish to rent a car and stay in town a bit longer to enjoy the many sites.

localinterestwebUpon a arrival you will have a Welcome Packet waiting for you at check-in.

Includes in the packet will have maps, guides, and Visitors magazine with all the amazing things to do in Charleston during your visit.

Click these links to visit and learn more about what Charleston has to offer.

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