A Majestic Waterfront Inn With Over 200 Years of History

A Majestic Waterfront Inn With Over 200 Years of History

Set in the heart of the historic district on the Beaufort River, Cuthbert House is a majestic 18th century mansion that graciously welcomes guests to step into the storied pages of the past.
For those wishing to experience the natural beauty and rich history of the Lowcountry, we delight in providing a serene waterfront sanctuary, nestled near picturesque beaches, restaurants and museums in the one of the South’s most charming cities. With a captivating story spanning over two centuries, we invite you to our inn in Beaufort, South Carolina. Centrally located, Beaufort serves as the perfect basecamp for exploring the enchanting Southern cities of Charleston and Savannah, allowing you to immerse in the distinctive culture of this remarkable region.

ROOMS THAT BLEND Original Integrity with Thoughtful Modernization

Federal Quarters

Drawing from our original 18th century architecture, the Federal Quarters embody the simplicity, symmetry, curves, and craftsmanship characteristic of this historic period.

Victorian Quarters

The Victorian Quarters pay tribute to the home’s expansion in the late 1880s with rooms that embrace charm and distinctive design features reminiscent of the Victorian era.

Lowcountry Quarters
Representing modern times, the Lowcountry Quarters bring coastal contemporary to life with influences and materials that mirror our inn’s water views.

Transporting Guests Through Time

Originally constructed for the Cuthbert family in 1790, over time this Antebellum-style home has been lovingly preserved and meticulously restored into the grand, historic inn it is today. Holding a cherished place on the National Register of Historic Places since 1972, the award-winning Cuthbert House stands as a testament to its rich heritage.

Inclusive Amenities & Services

A Bayside Breakfast

Hosted each morning in our Dining Room, enjoy a delightful experience with bottomless mimosas, French Press coffee, and tea, as well as sweet and savory breakfast options.

Afternoon Reception

As the Cuthbert family once welcomed visitors for the social season, revisit the revelry at our daily reception featuring complimentary wine and enticing hors d’ouevres.


Immerse yourself in the timeless ambiance of one of our lounges, flickering fireplaces, or historic front porches – drink in hand, you can relive the heritage of a bygone era.


Our complimentary refreshment station offers an array of items including coffee, beer, wine, tea, juice, infused water, and a tempting display of pastries and packaged snacks.

Concierge Service

Trust our estate hosts to curate your stay from start to finish, from pre-arrival calls for personal touches to seamless reservations, city explorations, and private transportation.

Library Nightcap

Indulge in a delectable dessert over a glass of port wine while you unwind in the cozy lounge of our Library – it’s the perfect ending to every evening at Cuthbert House.

A Refreshing Retreat

Embark on unforgettable moments at Cuthbert House, where our historic charm meets modern versatility, creating the perfect backdrop for intimate wedding buyouts, room blocks, and corporate retreats.

The Allure of a Historic Setting

Discover the heartbeat of downtown Beaufort and its many wonders along the Intercoastal Waterway, all within walking distance from our address on Bay Street.

1. Waterfront Park
2. Beaufort History Museum
3. USCB Center for the Arts
4. Pat Conroy Literary Center
5. Beaufort National Cemetery
6. The Old Point Neighborhood

A Gallery of Graceful Moments

1203 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902
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