The elegant Mills House Hotel is the epitome of true southern hospitality. From our many luxurious guest rooms and suites, guests can truly experience all historic Charleston SC has to offer. A reconstruction of the original Mills House Hotel which accepted its first guests on the same site well over 100 years ago, The Mills House offers all the charm of its predecessor, with thoroughly modern amenities. Guests will appreciate the lavish touches throughout this hotel, including high-ceilinged parlors, freshly cut flowers and antique crystal chandeliers. This classic Victorian atmosphere is complemented by state-of-the-art meeting and convention facilities. To experience our warm hospitality, gracious service and upscale amenities, contact us today.
A visit to The Mills House is like a delightful trip back in time to a fine antebellum home. Each guest room is individually decorated with fine period furnishings, including demi-canopied beds. From your window you can enjoy a spectacular view of Charleston’s Historic District … or of the hotel’s pool and sundeck. You’ll also appreciate many exquisite details, such as nightly turndown service, along with such conveniences, as data ports, in-room hair dryers, irons and coffee makers.
Step through the distinctive arches and experience the famous Barbadoes Room Restaurant. So named because of the extensive trading between Charleston and the West Indies in the 18th century, The Barbadoes Room provides a warm, intimate dining atmosphere. An outstanding selection of Lowcountry specialties featured in this elegant dining room. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner and the renowned Mills House Sunday Brunch Buffet.
Named for the first shot fired during the Civil War, The First Shot Lounge, adjoins the Barbadoes Room on one side and overlooks the fountain courtyard on the other. It provides the ideal setting for relaxing and enjoying your favorite cocktail. The Best Friend Bar is named for the nation’s first steam locomotive based in Charleston and designed for passenger service. Guests will find an interesting collection of railroad artifacts showcased in the bar’s richly wooded decor. The Best Friend Bar is the place where fine drink, company and entertainment come together.
The Mills House’s pool and sundeck offer a picturesque view of historic Charleston and the hotel’s scenic courtyard. Guests can relax poolside and enjoy Charleston’s warm climate and charming ambiance while enjoying their favorite beverages.
The Mills House has been designed for meetings in which quality and service are essential. With almost 5,000 square feet of function space, we can host meetings and banquets for groups of 10 to 350. Adjacent Hibernian Hall offers an additional 6,000 square feet, plus a 600-square-foot stage. Contact us today for complete information about our superior meeting and convention services.