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Old Seaport Inn

217 Turner Street, Beaufort, NC 28516
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Old Seaport Inn
Ranked #6 of 10 Beaufort B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Franklin, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We loved our stay at the Old Seaport Inn! The location is wonderful being so close to the waterfront with all its shops and eateries. During our stay the Historical society had their outdoor fundraiser event just a couple blocks down. My husband and I spent a lovely, relaxing evening on the front porch catching the breeze, sipping wine, chatting,... More

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Northern Va
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83 reviews 83 reviews
25 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We often go to Beaufort but don't usually stay overnight. But for our 20th anniversary we decided to stay over for 1 night. There are a number of B and B's in Beaufort but we decided on this one. The rates are lower than others in the area and the location is excellent. Once you park your car you can... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

We stayed for the Beaufort Music Festival May 10-11 when other B&Bs were charging more than twice the rates than here at this charming artist's house where we had a comfortable clean room and bathroom. Mary prepares a simple breakfast with coffee, juice, fruit, bagels and cake. If you want the works, it's just a few minutes walk to the... More

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oldseaport, Owner at Old Seaport Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your great comments. We enjoy all of our guests and look forward to you coming for a return visit. More

Louisa, Virginia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

May 10 & 11, The Beaufort Music Festival was held in Beaufort, NC. We have visited Beaufort in the past and have stayed at the "Old Seaport Inn", small B&B on Turner street. While there we walked all over town, including walking to the BMF and back to the B&B easily since the Inn is only a few blocks from... More

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oldseaport, Owner at Old Seaport Inn, responded to this review

Hello....Third Visit, Great Venue. We enjoyed having you again. Especially this visit with your son perfoming at the music festival, how nice your daughter could come as well. More

Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

My husband and I recently stayed at the Old Seaport Inn in Beaufort, NC and had a great experience. Mary, the innkeeper is super hospitable but still gives you plenty of space. The inn only has three rooms making it feel quaint and intimate. The inn itself has by far the very best sheets I've ever slept on and the... More

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oldseaport, Owner at Old Seaport Inn, responded to this review

Hello.....We appreciate your stay. Your comments about the sheets and coffee couldn't be better. Getting your friends together to take all three rooms upstairs would be a pleasure. Let us know. More

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

My husband and I were just there over the weekend, and I have to agree with the comment on one of the post about the owner never seen, until it was time to collect money and the end of the stay. We have stayed in many B & B"s over the year"s I myself do not eat breakfast but my... More

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oldseaport, Owner at Old Seaport Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate and enjoy all of our guests. I do find this review a bit off course. My web site mentions that we serve a simple continental breakfast, bagels, pasteries, coffee, tea, fruit and juice. As far as the upstairs thermostat goes, I do not adjust it. That is for our quest to set to make themselves comfortable. We do... More

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112 reviews 112 reviews
9 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

The Inn is clean and comfortable, Mary's art is wonderful, and we loved the choice of classic lines. (Why so many B&B owners feel like they have to make everything "Victorian" fussy with dusty dollies on everything is beyond me- this place was the exception.) Old Seaport Inn is simple, pleasant and has great lighting! Location is excellent. I had... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Recently my girlfriend and I visited Beaufort and stayed at the Old Seaport Inn. This Inn is charming, easily walking distance from downtown Beaufort and about fifteen minutes drive from the surrounding beaches. The rooms have antique furnishings, which give them the quaint and charming character that this places embodies. They're immaculately clean and the bedding is very comfy as... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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69 reviews 69 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Just returned home from a weekend stay in Beaufort, NC at the Old Seaport Inn. Absolutely beautiful inn, wonderful owner, comfortable and quaint rooms, and really convenient location. The breakfast is continental and includes bagels, pastries, bananas and coffee/tea/juice. The best part, the Inn is soooo reasonably priced! I will definitely be back.

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Louisa, Virginia
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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Mary, the owner, is an artist with a gallery that doubles as the breakfast area. Modest breakfast, but fresh and hot coffee, fresh bagels and muffins, fruit cups and fresh bananas as well as fruit juices and tea. Since we arrived on Labor Day and stayed for 3 nights we were the only guests in the house. There were 3... More

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Additional Information about Old Seaport Inn

Address: 217 Turner Street, Beaufort, NC 28516
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Beaufort
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 10 B&Bs / Inns in Beaufort
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
"Sophisticated enough to appreciate, but comfortable enough to enjoy." The Old seaport Inn is one of Beaufort's finest and oldest B&B's, located in the historic district of Beaufort NC. We are just a short walk to fine dining, shopping and ferries to the outer islands. We offer a full breakfast, four antique furnished guest rooms, each with private baths. Relax in either of our two sitting rooms surrounded by fine art and a collection of old books, or spend time on either of our two porches, where you can enjoy sunrises or sunsets while reading, or relaxing with a good cup of coffee or a fine glass of wine. We welcome you! ... more   less 

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