Beaufort, South Carolina


When planning your next vacation, we know you're looking for much more than an escape you're looking for enrichment. To do more than just visit a place, take a typical vacation or fit in a weekend away. And because your family expects more, Beaufort, SC delivers it.

Here, you'll find inspiration in 300 miles of pristine coastline and storied Lowcountry tides. And exciting, endless adventures on warm Southern waters, climbing a historic lighthouse or exploring ancient ruins. And new experiences for the whole family, from fly-fishing for trophy redfish, sailing across our beautiful harbor or discovering hidden gems in charming downtown boutiques. Opportunities to be enriched are as plentiful and diverse as our scenic waterways.

Looking for delicious, authentic Lowcountry cuisine, just-caught and perfectly prepared in one of our many restaurants? It's here. Searching for an enchanting sunset view on a waterfront stroll? Here, too. Seeking a sun-dappled antebellum porch lined with live oaks and kissed by a cool coastal breeze, sweet tea in hand? You'll find it, and so much more, in Beaufort, SC. So come on over.

Visit the “South's Best Small Town", as voted by Southern Living. Discover natural beauty and romance at every turn. Find time to grow closer with your family. Stay on the water, in a historic bed and breakfast or a luxurious full-service hotel downtown. And don't miss our many incredible events, drawing crowds from all over the country - from the Annual Shrimp Festival to the much-loved Water Festival, always filled to the brim with music, art, celebrity chefs and delicious food. Because once you've been to Beaufort, SC, you leave truly enriched in every way and we know you'll be back, ready to discover more.