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Address: Beaufort, SC
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We visited Beaufort on Monday (7/18). Our first stop was the red horse drawn carriages at end of Bay Street. I advise that you take the history tour first thing. Our tour guide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
debbie A
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Savannah, Georgia
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Savannah, Georgia
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Beaufort on Monday (7/18). Our first stop was the red horse drawn carriages at end of Bay Street. I advise that you take the history tour first thing. Our tour guide Bill had such interesting facts about the history of the town and the people who had lived there. We decided afterwards to visit the shops on Bay... More 

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Thank debbie A
Boca Raton, Florida
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our carriage ride, and being able to enjoy the annual water festival, we were able to visit all the shops along Bay St. Not as big as Charleston, but nice to visit......and spend more time shopping

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Thank Winnebago2010
Bluffton, South Carolina
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172 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with our grand daughter and her friend. The Beaufort Water Festival is a great time to visit this historic little place. Really nice and such nice friendly people. Do not miss the opportunity to visit.

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Thank John B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pay to park.. crowded... hard to get around in a vehicle. The best part is the marinia behind it. I really dont see how this is so highly reviewed

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Thank Bryan J
Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our grandfather built one of the homes along Bay Street and it was amazing to see it. The city is very clean and easily accessible. Bay street is pretty much the street where you can shop on one end, take a carriage ride or boat ride on the other. We loved it. Spanish moss dripping from the trees and tons... More 

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Thank 215cjones
North Carolina
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302 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed spending a few hours shopping & dining on Bay Street. Found everything from boutique shops, a jewelry store, art galleries, restaurants to souvenir shops. Would've loved an entire day to explore & spend more time in the historic area.

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Thank love2bncharleston
South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Bay Street is the main street with all of the little shops on it. There is the assortment of souvenir shops, clothing stores, restaurants and ice cream shops. It was a good time walking through some of the shops and I got a chocolate shake to cool me off. It's just a nice place to walk and enjoy the day.

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Thank Frank D
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

A really cool place to experience. A lot of all kids of shops for that special gift to take back to somebody special. Take you pick of the places and types of food that you would like to experience.

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Thank Norb K
Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Beaufort is a quaint little town filled with boutiques, restaurants, and walkway around the water. The Beaufort Inn is a must for Sunday brunch. We stayed at the City Loft and would do so again. We were in town for a graduation so didn't tour as much. Close to Savanna and Charleseton.

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Thank retiredtravelers2016
new york city
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Some interesting stores, but some old tired looking shops. We finished in about 30 minutes. Did not try any restaurants. Nice marina and park to see sunset

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