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Very beautiful and quaint. Plenty of shops and restaurants. Very nice area to walk and enjoy the scenery.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It would be nicer if it was a longer walking path. It only took a few minutes to walk the length. Some nice areas to sit and enjoy the breeze. They could use more swinging benches.

Thank TonyM_WorldTraveler
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very beautiful and quaint. Plenty of shops and restaurants. Very nice area to walk and enjoy the scenery.

Thank Candace N
Jacksonville, Florida
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Beaufort should pat themselves on the back. They didn't replace historical buildings with new ones, they left wide open spaces on the river for the locals and visitors and they keep it clean and simple. Bravo, can't wait to go back.

Thank carol j
Clearwater, Florida
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

A short walk and one or two interesting stores --but, nothing to really write home about. The best thing is finding a place to eat that has outside seating and a view of the waterfront park.

1 Thank LMARC3
Wilmette, United States
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25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Great street to walk along. Has several places for lunch/dinner. Many have outdoor seating behind with views of the Beaufort river. Art galleries and small shops Small local businesses to support and enjoy!

Thank Laura S
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great day trip for those on Hilton Head. Great stay for those who like the low country. The city and this street are just a pleasant time. Stores are varied and good to visit. The restaurants are great for the low country cuisine,

Thank worthy h
South Carolina
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Eclectic array of shops and stores with great selections. Good restaurants with patios facing the intercoastal.

Thank gablesgal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Bay street is the place to be for many eclectic eateries and shops. From steak to seafood and ice cream it has it all. A stroll through the art galleries and antique shops is a must and you will find many Gullah items for view and purchase. It is just a nice stroll down the street with something for everyone.

Laurel, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Beaufort is not the town I remember. It has become a tourist destination. All the shops on Bay street sell tourist type gifts.

Thank Allen E
Woodstock, Georgia
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236 reviews
127 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We loved walking around bay street, seeing the water and boats on one side and amazing architecture on the other. Plus many shops and restaurants in the area. Be prepared to pay for parking in most places. Ave. $1 a hour. But you can find limited free parking if you're willing to walk in from the water side of the... More 

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