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Welcome to The Rhett House Inn

The best Hotel & Bed and Breakfast in Beaufort, SC

A romantic, multi-award winning, classic Southern inn located in the heart of Beaufort’s Historic Landmark District
Chosen “Readers’ Choice Best Bed and Breakfast″

Now Offering Sunday Brunch!


MAISON Beaufort Package March 2-5

Maison Beaufort is a four-day event featuring a curated mix of invited dealers featuring items for the home & garden. You’ll find one-of-a-kinds, furniture, lighting, linens, decor, garden accents, and creative inspiration for your home

“This inn reflects the true hospitality one expects from genteel but very professional people.”– Jeanne (Connecticut)
“The Rhett House Inn is where I send all of my out of town guests.”– Pat Conroy
“Frankly my dear, they give a damn.”– Milo the traveler from Atlanta

The Rhett House Inn is number one out of three recommended B&B's near Savannah and Charleston.

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Beaufort S.C. – ‘Happiest Seaside Town in America’

Coast Magazine’s Reader’s Choice 2013 Winner!

JetSetter names Beaufort one of the 9 Cutest Small Towns in America

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Experience a historic and lovely antebellum home:

Centrally located in the Historic District, the Rhett House Inn (built circa 1820), welcomes you for your lovely getaway with friends, family or a significant other! Our Inn is just steps away from all of the premier local sights in Downtown Beaufort. These include but are not limited to all of our fine dining restaurants, historic museums and tours, Southern boutique shops, lovely cafés, and of course our immensely gorgeous Waterfront Park. We welcome you to our beautiful home and assure you that you will have an experience that you will cherish!

Rhett House Inn - Hollywood South

Hollywood South

Join the ranks of movie Stars like Gwyneth Paltrow, Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Robert Redford and Barbra Streisand who have stayed at the Rhett House Inn while filming movies in Beaufort like The Prince of Tides, Forrest Gump, The Big Chill, and The Great Santini just to name a few. Stars and their rooms:

Barbra Streisand stayed in Room 3 and Room 4           Kevin Bacon & Kyra Sedgewick: in Room 4
Sandra Bullock stayed in Room 2                                     Blythe Danner stayed in Room 10
Robin Givens stayed in Room 8                                         Robert Redford stayed in Newcastle House
Ben Affleck stayed in Room 10                                         Gabriel Byrne stayed in Newcastle House
Gwyneth Paltrow stayed in Room 3                                 Tom Hanks stayed in Newcastle House

Southern Hospitality at its Best

Elegance, value and a welcoming staff are yours to enjoy. We offer a delicious complimentary Southern breakfast every morning served to you in the dining room or on the veranda. Homemade cookies and ice tea are offered throughout the day for a sweet pick-me-up. Hors d’oeuvres in our living room from 5:00pm-6:45pm and homemade desserts served in our kitchen on your return from dinner from 7:00pm-8:45pm. Wi-Fi, bikes, and pool beach towels and chairs. LGBT welcome! Ask about our pet friendly room. The Rhett House Inn offers car charging stations for all Tesla and Electric Cars. To have access to one while staying here please call the front desk directly and we can block off a spot for you.

Rhett House Inn home made cookies

Complimentary homemade cookies

Rhett House Inn Chef Beverly

Chef Beverly’s Southern Breakfast

Rhett House Inn complimentary dessert

Complimentary after dinner homemade desserts