- 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice
- 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice
- 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice
- Charleston's Most Consecutive Four-Diamond Award Recipient, honored since 1990
"A warm welcome, a beautiful historic home and a very comfortable room made for an exceptional stay. The location of the John Rutledge House Inn was perfect and the staff was so accommodating! We especially enjoyed the afternoon tea on the piazza and the complimentary port and sherry."