Rhett House Inn Policies, Terms, and Conditions

Taxes and Fees:

Quoted rates do not include applicable state and local accommodations taxes at the time of reservation (currently 10%, subject to change without notice) and a 10% service charge, which is in lieu of cash gratuities.


The hotel offers complimentary off-street parking. If all spaces are full, there is plenty of complimentary parking on the quiet, lightly traveled side street next to the inn.

Deposit, Cancellation, and Room Policies:

Cancellations must be made 96 hours (4 days) before 3 p. m. of the day of arrival. No-shows and guests who do not cancel within this time will be charged for a one night stay, plus taxes and gratuity, or issued a Gift Certificate for future use. We require a one night deposit at the time of booking for all reservations, and any portion of early check-outs are not refunded except in cases of emergency. Most of our rooms are designed for double occupancy, and we do not have rollaways, cots, or cribs. Rooms 7 and 8 contain two beds and can accommodate 4 guests.* Rooms 11 and 12 can adjoin to make a two-bedroom suite. **Important: There is a $40 per person per night charge for each extra person over the age of 12 in all rooms.

Travel Agent Commissions:

The Rhett House Inn is pleased to extend a 10% commission to IATA-registered travel agents upon receipt of valid invoice.

Payment Policy:

The Rhett House Inn accepts all major credit cards, cash, and checks with verification.

Check-In and Check-Out Times:

Check-in time is 3 p.m., and check out time is 11:00 a.m. Check-outs after 1 p.m., if available, will incur an additional charge. We are pleased to extend early check-in with no extra fee when available.

Room Guarantee Policy:

We make every effort to accommodate requests for specific room numbers, but room assignments are based on room availability and type; therefore, we cannot guarantee any room number or location. As with any hotel, occasional unforeseen circumstances necessitate room changes. In such an event, we attempt to contact or upgrade guests who must be moved. **Important: We are not responsible for room changes necessitated by unforeseen situations or developments over which we have no control.

Pet Policy:

The Rhett House Inn has one Pet Friendly Room. Please call the Inn directly to check availability.

Smoking Policy:

The interior of The Rhett House Inn is smoke-free. There are numerous designated outdoor smoking areas on verandas and in the gardens.**Important: Smoking in a designated nonsmoking area is subject to a fine. Smoking in rooms and/or excessive damage or wear and tear to rooms will result in a $150 cleaning fee, plus charges for any necessary damage repair.

Special Needs:

We make every attempt to accommodate our guests’ special needs. Please let us know in advance if you have dietary restrictions, allergies, etc., and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.