Best Rooms: Deluxe Harbor View King or 2 Double rooms and the Penthouse Suite all have terrific views of the harbor and offer balconies from which to enjoy the views.
Best Rooms: Andrew Pinckney Inn is surrounded by the buildings, so you won't find much in the way of views.
Best Rooms: Even-numbered rooms in the *00 - *12 series, on floors 11 and 12 (e.g. 1102, 1212), offer the best views of Marion Square, Charleston and Cooper River. These rooms are available as a Traditional Queen Room or a Deluxe Room with 1 King or 2 Doubles.
3 star hotel
1.72 mi from Edmonston-Alston House
Best Rooms: Waterfront rooms, ending in *29 and *31 on floors 2 - 4 (e.g. 229, 431) have the best views of Ashley River. Note that many waterfront rooms only offer partial views of the river. If you can't get one of those rooms, request one ending in *32 - *50 and *51 on floors 2 - 4 (e.g. 232, 351).
3 star hotel
2.14 mi from Edmonston-Alston House
Best Rooms: As the hotel sits on a peninsula, every room has a great water view. Odd-numbered rooms view the marina, while even-numbered rooms overlook the Ashley River and marshland.
2.5 star hotel
Area: Mount Pleasant
2.83 mi from Edmonston-Alston House
Best Rooms: Request a room facing the pool on floors 1 - 3 for the best view.