Rhett House Inn Accolades and Press


  • Beaufort’s Rhett House Inn Hotel receives Traveler’s Choice Award, 2008
  • Named “Great Value” by Travel & Leisure Magazine, July 2009
  • Rhett House Inn, Beaufort, South Carolina, Receives “Fodor’s Choice”  Designation, 2009 – 2012
  • Featured in Charleston Magazine’s On the Road: Glories, Old & New, July 2009
  • Rhett House Inn featured in National Geographic Traveler’s “Road Trip: Low Country, South Carolina and Georgia”
  • Beaufort named Best Small Town by Southern Living Magazine
  • Rhett House Inn featured in the December Issue of Southern Living:  High Holiday Style in the Lowcountry, December 2010 & December 2011
  • Listed in the New York Times #1 Best Seller “1000 Places to See Before You Die” by Patricia Schultze

Rhett House Inn in 1000 Places to See Before You Die


The Rhett House Inn and Beaufort in The New York Times.

“Our friend showed us around this cute historic town and then took us to a dinner party,” Mr. Harrison said. “We fell in love with the people, and the civility.

Then he showed us the inn.” The inn was the Rhett House, a rundown but grand mansion built in 1820 along Beaufort’s antebellum waterfront. The shabby old manor was shaded by moss smothered oaks and fronted by colonnaded verandas…Click here to read the article.

“. . . The Rhett House Inn is as absolute a slice of the Old South as you could ever hope to see.” – Chris Dixon, The New York Times

Rhett House Inn picture in the New York Times

“The perfect place to be.”
Travel & Leisure Magazine

“South Carolina’s most luxurious inn.”
In Style Magazine

“One of the best inns in the south.”
Southern Living Magazine

“A perfect Southern wedding site.”
Martha Stewart Living

“Loved Beaufort and the Rhett House Inn”
Barbara Streisand

“Christmas with our kids was fabulous”
Kyra Sedgwick

“The Rhett House Inn is where my out of town guests stay”
Pat Conroy

Travel + Leisure “The Worlds’ Best Hotels, Resorts, and Spas

As featured in “Town” Magazine, Dec. 2012

AA Four Diamond Rated since 1994
Member of Select Registry Distinguished Inns of North America
Member of Classic Inns of the South
Rated a 5 Star Hotel in Fodor’s Travel Guide
Traveler’s Choice Award
Voted Best Bed and Breakfast by Beaufort Gazette

Member – Select Registry Distinguished Inns of North America