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Waterfront Books

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
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Hidden Gem

This little gem of a bookshop, located inside a mini-mall, can be accessed from both the street and... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
Jim T
Austin, Texas
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Charmed by Waterfront Books

Waterfront books is in a charming location in the middle of Georgetown on the waterfront. The... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2017
hillsborough, nc
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Apr 4, 2018
“Hidden Gem”
Oct 28, 2017
“Charmed by Waterfront Books”
Locally owned full-service independent book store. Featuring new, used and collectible books including first editions and signed books. We specialize in local and regional books. We carry the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and the Charlotte...more
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Hours Today: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
815 Front St, Shops at Fogel Wharf, Georgetown, SC 29440-3575
+1 843-546-2665
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

This little gem of a bookshop, located inside a mini-mall, can be accessed from both the street and the little Boardwalk running behind. A mix of new and used, plus a few postcards and cool and clever greeting cards. Friendly and knowledgable staff. Great prices--if...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Waterfront books is in a charming location in the middle of Georgetown on the waterfront. The owners are very friendly and willing to find or even order books for their customers. Along with its impressive selection of used and new books The bookshop is especially...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed June 5, 2017

Helpful advice for selecting the perfect book. They also carry lovely greeting cards, feature paintings by local artists and Waterfront Books is a great place to pick up the Sunday NY Times.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

A delightful little bookstore in Georgetown offering mostly used, and a few new, books. The used books are of an amazing quality though - are Georgetown residents buying new books, reading them and reselling through Waterfront Books? I don't know, don't care! Picked up a...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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