Stay in the heart of the Beaufort Historic District and explore the antebellum homes, plantations, and secluded islands of South Carolina’s Low Country at our charming hotel on the Beaufort River. Walk to quaint shops, art galleries, book stores, and a variety of cafés, bistros, coffee shops, and eateries.
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This fall, vacation like a local in the quintessential Southern small town of Beaufort, S.C.
Unplug and take a nature walk down the 13.6 miles of Spanish Moss Trail, enjoying magnificent waterfront views. Spend time exploring miles of public beaches at Hunting Island State Park. Watch a movie on the big screen from the comfort of your own car, with popcorn in hand, at the Highway 21 Drive-In Theatre.
History lovers will want to take a peek behind the curtain of Beaufort’s historic homes and beautifully manicured gardens during the Fall Festival of Houses and Gardens. Book lovers will appreciate the Annual Pat Conroy Literary Festival, which celebrate the legacy of this beloved author. Home to the Pat Conroy Literary Center, Beaufort honors the legendary Southern author of The Prince of Tides, The Lords of Discipline and The Great Santini every year. In Conroy’s memory, the center invites visitors and locals alike to share their love of reading and books of all kinds.
This fall, escape to the tranquility and beauty of Beaufort – you’ll discover Southern charm on every scenic street and at every exciting event!
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Whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced paddler, come join us in the fun and adventure of the fastest growing sport in the world! We offer Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) lessons, group and family outings and tours, sunset paddles, moonlight paddles, sunrise paddles, SUP race training, and even a little SUP yoga and fitness.
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.
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, curved balconies, verandas and gardens capture the essence of a gracious southern coastal town. Let our Beaufort hotel exceed your expectations.
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.
Cora Bett Thomas has over 30 years of experience helping clients buy and sell Beaufort homes, and her teams of professional agents are the choice for all of your Beaufort real estate needs. We believe in more than just the value of customers — we believe in the value of family — yours and ours. Find your home today. Visit us online at www.corabettthomas.com
Discover the magic of a Beaufort rental home, villa or condo and enjoy the ultimate in privacy and convenience.
Beaufort restaurants have earned a distinct reputation as some of the best dining options in the South.
Beneath the boughs of moss-draped live oaks in the heart of Beaufort County, the Beaufort National Cemetery is one of the Lowcountry’s historic gems. White headstones form a semicircle fanning out from the ornate entrance gate, with peaceful avenues dividing the property like the spokes on a wheel. President Lincoln originally established the site in […]
On Sunday night, August 27, 1893, the eye of the huge, slow-moving Category 3 hurricane landed just south of Savannah, ripping through South Carolina’s coastal islands with a 10- to 12-foot storm surge on a high tide. Estimates of the death toll ranged up to 3,500. No one could count all of the bodies that […]
One of the favorite pastimes of Lowcountry residents and visitors as they walk the beach or cruise the local waterways, is watching dolphins as they play, fish or simply swim on by. Many people don’t realize, however, that they are actually whale watching. Most of us think of whales as large marine mammals, up to […]
Love is in the air in all year long in Beaufort. Residents of our town have know that for years. And now theactivetimes.com and MSN.com have named Beaufort “The Most Romantic Locale” in the state of South Carolina. Along with its Southern charm, Beaufort offers picturesque historic homes, elegant live oak trees, laden with Spanish moss, fine eateries, […]