About Us

The south’s grandest new luxury hotel, Hotel Bennett is inspired by native Charlestonians and European classic design. Located on the fashionable King Street, the prominent entrance opens upon the corner of historic Marion Square. Style and elegance come to life throughout, with a delicately crafted mural that welcomes guests to the grand Ballroom, terraced two-tiered restaurant, rooftop pool and French patisserie, and spa - all adorned by custom furnishings and local artwork. Locals and visitors alike gather at the nexus of culture and splendor in the Holy City.



Awards and Recognition

Charleston, South Carolina

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Named number one city in the U.S. and Canada by Travel + Leisure 2019 World's Best Awards, for the sixth consecutive year.

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Named number one small U.S. city in Conde Nast Traveler's 2018 Readers' choice awards.

Charleston’s considered the most charming city in the country — and some say, the world. The Holy City’s rich heritage and southern grace pairs perfectly with its vibrant architecture and mesmerizing scenery. Hotel Bennett embodies this spirit. Built by native Charlestonians, the hotel entrance was designed to open upon King Street, the gateway to culture and class. It’s the most authentic, luxurious way to experience the world’s top rated 



Press Releases


About Time - About Time: You Discovered the Hottest New Usa Hotel Openings 2019

American Spa - Preferred Hotels & Resorts to Open 23 New Properties in 2019

Boutique Hotel News - Preferred announces new hotels for 2019

CHS Today - Charleston’s 14 most anticipated openings in 2019

Domino - Datebook

Express Food & Hospitality - Preferred Hotels & Resorts set to launch 23 new properties across globe in 2019

ftnNEWS - New Preferred Hotels & Resorts Opening in 2019

Hotel Business - Preferred Hotels & Resorts Reveals 23 Openings Slated for 2019

Insider Travel Report - Preferred Hotels Unveils Seven Most Anticipated Openings for 2019

L.A. Biz - Preferred Hotels & Resorts Announces The Most Anticipated Independent Hotel Openings of 2019

Luxury Travel Advisor - Preferred Hotels & Resorts Will Add 23 New Properties in 2019

Martha Stewart  - Out & About

Maxim - The Best New Luxury Hotels Opening in 2019

NI Travel - Visit the USA’s Pick of Hot New Hotels for 2019

RobbReport Mexico - 23 hoteles, 23 razones para recorrer el mundo este 2019

San Francisco Business Times - Preferred Hotels & Resorts Announces The Most Anticipated Independent Hotel Openings of 2019

Smart Meetings - Preferred Hotels to Launch 13 New Properties

The London Times (Online) - The best new hotels, tours and holidays to book for 2019

The London Times (Print) - Book now: where's hot for 2019

The Telegraph - 30 hot hotel openings in the United States for 2018

Travel Weekly Asia - Coastal resorts, urban retreats among new independent hotels in 2019

TravelDailyNews - Preferred Hotels & Resorts announces the most anticipated independent hotel openings of 2019

TravelPulse - Preferred Hotels Announces 23 New Properties for 2019

TravelPulse - 21 Top New Hotels Opening in 2019