A Majestic Waterfront Inn With Over 200 Years of History

A Majestic Waterfront Inn With Over 200 Years of History

A Majestic Waterfront Inn With Over 200 Years of History

A Majestic Waterfront Inn With Over 200 Years of History

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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

Drawing from over 200 years of history, each of our ten individually appointed rooms embodies the craftsmanship and character of Cuthbert House. Through its original 18th-century architecture, Victorian-era expansion, and incredible water views, the inn’s design brings the Lowcountry to life.

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 team 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

Elevate Your Stay

Our Concierge team can curate exceptional enhancements upon arrival including a bottle of wine or champagne, flowers, locally made chocolates, charcuterie, and personalized touches.


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Taylor Development Group, managed by Chris and Suzanne Taylor Ramm, purchased the Cuthbert House in August of 2023. They embody a legacy and passion that span three generations within their family business and are committed to preserving the historic charm of the inn. Their passion shines through in their consistent presence on-site and dedication to ensuring that the spirit of hospitality is woven into every detail of this Beaufort icon.

Executive Chef


Chef Michael “Mike” Stewart was born and raised in Beaufort, and his connection to the Lowcountry is deeply rooted in an appreciation for its diverse food culture. In the early years of his career, Mike honed his culinary skills under 3-Star Michelin Chef John B. Shields in St. Petersburg, Florida. Beaufort’s allure eventually drew him back home through a desire to grow and raise his family, and Mike now has three grown children that live locally. Mike has played pivotal roles as the Executive Chef and Assistant Food & Beverage Manager at Haig Point and served 15 years as the Executive Chef at Clarendon Farms. Now, he’s thrilled to contribute his culinary expertise and southern heritage to the dynamic team at Cuthbert House.

General Manager


Carrie Felix’s life journey commenced in the picturesque state of Georgia. For many years now, she, along with her husband and son, has called Beaufort home. Passionate about sharing Beaufort’s wonders, Carrie brings a wealth of experience from various roles in hotels, restaurants, and events, offering a diverse background that deepens her understanding of exceptional guest experiences. As the General Manager of Cuthbert House, she is devoted to ensuring that every guest’s stay is nothing short of extraordinary, aiming to weave the rich history of the inn with the renowned service and warmth that define the region.