Explore the many things to do in Beaufort, SC

The Country Inn & Suites, Beaufort West offers comfortable accommodations near the many things to do in historic downtown Beaufort. The city’s historic district features numerous antebellum homes, and the John Mark Verdier House Museum offers the opportunity to see how the planter class lived. If you’d like to learn about Beaufort’s earliest history, stop by the historic Arsenal to visit the Beaufort History Museum. Beaufort is the site of the Beaufort National Cemetery, where you can pay your respects to Union and Confederate soldiers, Buffalo soldiers, and Colonel Donald Conroy, “the great Santini.” The Sea Islands are well known for their sandy beaches, intriguing waterways just made for kayaking, and as a home to Gullah culture. Kazoobie Kazoo Factory, Museum and Gift Shop provides a lighter look at history, and you can even make your own kazoo. Parris Island is home to the Parris Island Museum, and visitors can take a self-guided tour of the island with a map from the Visitors Center. You can play golf on gently undulating courses, hike to historic lighthouses, and take a whale-spotting tour.

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Sanctuary Golf Club at Cat Island

5.98 mi / 9.62 km from the hotel
Sanctuary Golf Club offers a beautiful golf course and serves as a venue for wedding receptions and social events.

John Mark Verdier House Museum

2.19 mi / 3.53 km from the hotel
This Federal-style mansion, built about 1804, is open to the public and offers docent-led tours of the home of a successful planter and merchant.

Beaufort History Museum

2.2 mi / 3.54 km from the hotel
Housed in the historic Beaufort Arsenal built in 1798, this local history museum charts Beaufort's 450 years of history with exhibits, docent-guided tours, and special events.

Beaufort Marine Corps Air Station

1.88 mi / 3.03 km from the hotel
The base for the Atlantic Coast fixed wing, fighter-attack aircraft fleet, MCAS Beaufort provides a home for many Marines and their families.

Historic Downtown Beaufort

2.22 mi / 3.57 km from the hotel
Located along the Intracoastal Waterway, downtown Beaufort features picturesque views and historical buildings that house an assortment of restaurants and shops.

Hunting Island State Park

15.88 mi / 25.56 km from the hotel
Go for a nature walk or sunbathe on the beach at this scenic state park.