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French Quarter Inn Celebrates 3rd Consecutive Travel + Leisure World’s Best Hotels Ranking

French Quarter Inn Named One of the Top 20 Hotels by Travel + Leisure for Third Consecutive Year

Charlestowne Hotels is proud to announce that the French Quarter Inn, located in historic downtown Charleston, is again one of the Top City Hotels in the United States as the 15th best in the Travel + Leisure 2016 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey. This marks the third consecutive year the hotel ranks in the top 20—a distinguished feat.

“It is truly an honor for the French Quarter Inn to once again be voted as one of the best hotels in the United States.  The hotel continues to offer a unique and curated Charleston experience, while providing guests an unmatched caliber of service,” stated Michael Tall, president & chief operating officer for Charlestowne Hotels. “In a time where discerning travelers are seeking authentic experiences, the French Quarter Inn consistently delivers.”

The French Quarter Inn continues to be one of Charleston’s most awarded luxury hotels, with previous recognition by Travel + Leisure’s readers as Best Small City Hotel in 2014 (#18) and 2015 (#2). Trip Advisor ranked the French Quarter Inn as the #2 hotel in the United States and the #18 hotel in the world. Condé Nast Traveler readers nominated the property as the #3 hotel in the South and #6 in the United States along with the prestigious Platinum Circle honor – five or more consecutive years on the publication’s Gold List.

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The French Quarter Inn is a 50 room AAA Four-Diamond award winning hotel located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. The hotel boasts distinctive features including a grand staircase featuring Charleston ironwork, circular sky-lighted atrium acting as an inviting social gathering space, custom furnishings, and extensive luxury amenities. The French Quarter Inn is owned by Charleston Market, LLC and managed by Charlestowne Hotels.


Founded in 1980, Charlestowne Hotels is a leading full-service hospitality management company offering innovative expertise in hotel development, operational controls, marketing management, revenue optimization and financial reporting. One of the top ranked hotel management companies in the US, Charlestowne properties consistently achieve RevPAR growth nearly double the national average. The brand offers a robust portfolio of independent hotels and resorts, franchised properties and condos around the country. Known for a proficient management style that pays close attention to guest experience, properties under Charlestowne Hotels regularly receive industry accolades on Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List and Readers’ Choice Awards, Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards for “Top City Hotels in the Continental U.S.” and “Top 100 Best Hotels in the World,” and top standings on TripAdvisor. For more information please visit

Posted on July 14, 2016

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