Situated on Boundary Street (U.S. 21 Bus), the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Beaufort West, SC places you just three miles from the heart of historic Beaufort. The hotel is also close to Parris Island, perfect for those attending graduation at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD). After a busy day downtown or at the Marine base, lounge by our indoor pool and plan your next day’s adventure.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
If you have questions about your visit to the MCRD, you can talk to the Marine liaison who comes to the hotel on Wednesdays every graduation week. After graduation, plan a fun afternoon in downtown Beaufort using our free high-speed Internet. Amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
After a late-night ghost tour through Beaufort, enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in one of our guest rooms or suites. Wake up the next morning with a fresh cup of coffee as you read the free weekday newspaper or watch TV. Standard room amenities include:
Bringing the whole family? Opt for a Two-room Suite, equipped with all standard amenities as well as a separate living area with a sleeper sofa.
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Greet the morning with a hot waffle and fresh fruit at the hotel’s complimentary Be Our Guest Breakfast. For lunch and dinner, you’ll have plenty of restaurants to choose from, like Gilligan’s Seafood Restaurant. No trip to the Lowcountry is complete without tasting local seafood, and Gilligan’s delivers with fresh-caught crab, oysters and shrimp. Show your military ID at Gilligan’s to receive a 10 percent discount. And Parris Island grads in uniform eat free on graduation Fridays.
Things to Do in Beaufort, SC
From the boutiques along palmetto-lined historic Bay Street to festivals that celebrate all things shrimp, Beaufort offers a wide range of activities. Check out these local attractions while you’re here:
Historic Downtown Beaufort – Take a carriage ride through downtown Beaufort, less than three miles from the hotel, and stroll the cobblestone streets as you hunt for antiques and artisan chocolate. You can pack a picnic and sit under the shade of antebellum oak trees at Waterfront Park on the banks of the Beaufort River.
Hunting Island State Park – A 30-minute drive east on U.S. 21 takes you to Hunting Island, where you can climb the century-old lighthouse, dig your toes into sandy beaches, and watch fiddler crabs scuttle along the nature trails.
Parris Island Museum – Even if you’re not going to a Marine graduation, you can still visit the Parris Island Museum at the MCRD. Learn about the island’s 500-year history, from Native American tribes and 16th-century French colonies to the founding of the Marine station during the Civil War.
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Groups & Meetings
Celebrate with a graduation party at the Country Inn & Suites, which offers a meeting space with free high-speed Internet access. The hotel’s staff can help you plan every detail and set up the room to your specifications. Bringing a group? We offer group rates as well as bus parking to accommodate everyone in your party.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Please note: This hotel is currently undergoing renovations but is still able to accommodate guests.
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