beach chairs with umbrellas outside on the veranda of room 301


Located two blocks off historic Lower King Street, famous for its shops, antique stores, and restaurants, The Nicholas is nestled in the heart of Harleston Village. The Market and South of Broad neighborhood are both short 6 block walks. For families with children at the College of Charleston, the center of campus is 0.1 miles away. If you desire exploration of all downtown Charleston has to offer, there are few hotels with a better central location.

The Nicholas’ close proximity to Charleston’s top attractions is unmatched:

College of Charleston Center Campus (Cistern Yard): 0.3 mile, 5 minute walk

Lower King Street Shopping: 0.3 mile, 5 minute walk

Sottile Theater: 0.4 mile, 8 minute walk

Charleston City Market: 0.5 mile, 10 minute walk

Marion Square: 0.6 mile, 13 minute walk

Dock Street Theater: 0.7 mile, 16 minute walk

Gaillard Performance Hall: 0.7 mile, 16 minute walk

Rainbow Row on East Bay Street: 1.0 mile, 20 minute walk

167 Raw Oyster House restaurant on King Street: 0.4 mile, 8 minute walk

Peninsula Grill restaurant on North Market Street: 0.5 mile, 10 minute walk

Hall’s Chophouse restaurant on Upper King Street: 0.7 mile, 16 minute walk

Upper King Street Restaurants & Bars: 0.7 mile, 16 minute walk

Book Your Stay

Charleston is a year-round destination. Our reimagined and renovated rooms and suites provide an updated take on a classic experience that is sure to delight. Boutique and fresh, yet never losing sight of tradition, a stay at The Nicholas is Southern hospitality at its newest and finest. To make sure your trip isn’t missing the historic charm and Lowcountry luxury that you’ve imagined, book your stay today.