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Beautiful History Filled Area

We enjoyed the tour of this area on our carriage ride. The stories about the houses and their... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tedact
,
St. Johns, Florida
Great place to take a leisurely bike ride

Using a guidebook, we learned the history of some of the homes here, which added to the experience... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tigerfan85
,
Savannah area, GA
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“spanish moss” (12 reviews)
“big chill” (10 reviews)
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Beaufort, SC
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"antebellum homes"
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"spanish moss"
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"big chill"
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"live oaks"
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"historic neighborhood"
in 3 reviews
"closer look"
in 3 reviews
"actors and actresses"
in 2 reviews
"freed slaves"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful streets"
in 2 reviews
"plantation owners"
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"civil war"
in 9 reviews
"city loft hotel"
in 2 reviews
"old south"
in 3 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 2 reviews
"horse drawn carriage"
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"carriage tour"
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"visitors' center"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed the tour of this area on our carriage ride. The stories about the houses and their history and the movies that were filmed in this area, and the stars that it attracted were interesting in this exclusive area.

Thank tedact
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Using a guidebook, we learned the history of some of the homes here, which added to the experience, but even if you just ride around and enjoy the scenery, you won't be disappointed. The live oaks alone are worth seeing.

Thank Tigerfan85
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This large neighborhood historic district can be explored by carriage tour or walking tour and is chock full of history and beauty. Overlooking salt marsh and shaded by huge live oak trees, dripping Spanish moss, this is an enchanting place to spend an afternoon. You'll...More

1  Thank dandysandy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beaufort (which is pronounced BYOO-fort, as in beauty, rather than BO-fort, which is in North Carolina almost 400 miles to the northeast) is just a gorgeous, historic Southern town. My recommendation is that you take a horse-drawn carriage ride over a motor tour, because you...More

Thank c5mjb
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and three round boys spent the morning strolling through downtown Beaufort. It is gorgeous! A perfect example of southern charm. You will not find a more magical walk!

1  Thank ghspres
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

My wife and I enjoyed strolling around the point after dinner just admiring the big old houses and how well they have been kept up.

1  Thank robstainedglass
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

To get a real flavor of the history and life of Beaufort, a tour of the Point is a must. Guided tours are available by foot, by carriage, or by van. The are many beautiful home dating back to the 18th century. With history dating...More

2  Thank Charles M
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Lovely place. We did it as part of a tour with Janet, but even if you can't do that, spend an hour here.

Thank 97rockyg
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The eastern most part of the city of Beaufort, the Point is a picturesque neighborhood of lovely, classic private homes in varying levels of restoration. The Means House on King street faces the Green, the Hamilton and Fripp Houses on Short Street and the SAMs...More

1  Thank KLE2013
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We rode out on our free bikes from City Loft Hotel and stood looking at the view.Our chat attracted dolphions who played around us on the shore

1  Thank Neil S
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