Welcome to Beaufort, SC!
Have you heard the news? Southern Living Magazine recognized Beaufort as a 'Small Town We Love'. With its historic downtown district and unique Lowcountry feel, Beaufort was the lead feature in the story! Beaufort was also featured in Fodor's 'America's Best Small Towns', chosen for its savory Lowcountry food, historic lodging, outdoor activities and many of its other cultural offerings. In 2013 Beaufort, SC ranked #1 as America's Happiest Seaside Towns by readers of Coastal Living Magazine.
The history of Beaufort is a mosaic of many people who have labored, loved and lived together over the centuries to create today's colorful tableau. It is a coastal city blessed with wonderful Bed & Breakfasts and excellent restaurants. The city and the surrounding sea islands also have a rich African-American heritage. Come and learn about the Gullah culture or the Penn Center, the first school built for former slaves. Beaufort is also known for its outstanding golf courses, beaches, and outdoor adventures.
* Weather – Beaufort's daily average high in January is 59 degrees, perfect for the beach, golf, boating or just relaxing in the beautiful natural surroundings of the Lowcountry.
* Upcoming Events and things to do in and around Beaufort and the Lowcountry.
Welcome to Historic Downtown Beaufort! Discover the sophisticated charm of downtown Beaufort, South Carolina! Nestled in the curve of a beautiful bay along the Intra-Coastal Waterway, this historic town offers a unique Lowcountry experience that will leave you with lasting memories of southern hospitality.
Enjoy fine restaurants, quaint boutiques and galleries, history, fishing, beaches and more from our spacious guest rooms, porches, private gardens, intimate courtyards and delightful fountains that are The Beaufort Inn. Located in the heart of Beaufort’s landmark Historic District, The Beaufort Inn’s historic architecture, [more...]
East of the historic waterfront town of Beaufort, South Carolina in the heart of the sea islands, the private residential community of Dataw Island offers golf course, marsh front and water front homes, all in the casual lifestyle and abundant natural beauty found in the Lowcountry of South Carolina.
Awarded the “Best Neighborhood Design in America” by the National Association of Home Builders, Habersham is ideally located on the water just minutes from historic Beaufort and within an hour’s drive of Hilton Head, Charleston, SC as well as Savannah, GA.
Featuring 17 elegant guest rooms-ideally located one block from the Intercoastal waterway and just steps from Beaufort’s historic district. Guests of the AAA four-diamond Rhett House Inn are afforded such complimentary services as a full Southern breakfast, afternoon tea, evening hors d’oeuvres, plus much much more.