First Upscale Boutique Hotel
Along with its stunning coastal landscapes and majestic historic architecture, Beaufort, South Carolina, offers a vibrant atmosphere of arts, recreation and luxury living. Overlooking one of the most pristine natural habitats along the Atlantic Ocean, the Beaufort area is a breath-taking archipelago of lush sea islands and tidal estuaries. White-tailed deer and raccoons linger among ancient oak trees, draped with Spanish moss, while creeks and bays sparkle with splashing dolphins and diving osprey.
The wealth of parks, waterfront and scenic
streetscapes makes downtown, historic Beaufort ideal as a place simply to linger –
enjoying live acoustic music and local artisans at the Arts in the
Park series, or taking in a sumptuous seafood dinner or a bowl of
Frogmore stew at the chic dining hub along Bay Street. There is an
allure that includes gorgeous new neighborhoods built in classic
architectural styles, as well the tantalizing boutique accommodation City Loft
Hotel, with luxury amenities in 23 exquisitely-appointed guest rooms
in the midst of the historic district – making Beaufort the perfect
place to come visit or come to stay.
Located within an hour’s driving distance to historic Savannah, Georgia and its renowned restaurant scene, Beaufort is only 30 minutes away from the famed golfing paradise and deep-sea fishing of Hilton Head Island. Yet Beaufort is among the ultimate “get away from it all” locations, with its rows of antebellum mansions, restful waterfront setting, and a legendary character of Southern hospitality.
laid-back charm is a major attraction, there is a traditional element
of zest for life that pervades the attractive city like a warm summer
breeze. Beaufort's charm is found in
many literary works, as
well as events. From fiction to non-fiction to poetry, Beaufort's
literary landscape is plentiful.
Among the lively spring events are the Beaufort Shrimp
Festival, featuring one of the great local delicacies in a host of
fabulous preparations, and the annual Gullah Festival with its
entertaining mix of African music, dance and culture. Summer is packed
with excitement, including the high-speed races and twilight dances of
the Beaufort Water Festival, as well as the hair-raising aerial
exploits of supersonic flying and precision parachute teams during the
Blues Over Beaufort air show at the nearby Marine Corps Air Station.
Fall brings the mellow moods of the Beaufort International Film
Festival, featuring more than 100 productions from dozens of
countries, as well as a look at the city’s wondrous historic buildings
and blooms in the Fall Festival of Houses and Gardens.
If you are in the
Beaufort area for a celebration at nearby
Parris Island or you are
family of a student at the University
of South Carolina Beaufort (USCB)
looking for an accommodation like no other, please consider
staying with us!