People frequently ask, "Don't you think Charleston is going to max out on hotels soon?" To which I answer..."Not even close!" When your town is voted the #1 U.S. City to visit by Conde Nast you better believe people are going to come and visit. And what if you are rated the #1 city for 4 years in a row, including #2 in the world? Open the flood gates! As an architect who designs hotels I am very welcoming to this boom. And one of my tools for being primed and ready is to look at the hotels already in our market.
This blog is the first in a series in which I will look at the architecture of the top 15 hotels in Charleston as ranked by Trip Advisor. And for each blog I will focus on one particular hotel feature. And what better place to start than at the front door.Read More