How to Enjoy a Sunset Cruise on Your Beaufort Trip

There’s no better way to watch the sun dip beneath the horizon than on a sunset cruise in Beaufort, South Carolina. During your stay at the Cuthbert House Inn, you can hop aboard the 24-passenger Prince of Tides with a picnic in hand and enjoy one of the East Coast’s best sunsets. Here’s your guide to booking a magical sunset cruise in Beaufort.

Along with a fabulous sunset cruise, there are so many wonderful things to add to your Beaufort itinerary. Whether you’re just beginning to plan your trip or you’re already in town, access our free Vacation Guide to discover the area’s best activities and attractions. From delicious restaurants to fascinating museums, this guide has it all!

How to Experience A Sunset Cruise in Beaufort, SC

Beaufort River Tours  

With Beaufort River Tours, you’ll hop aboard Captain Dick’s lovely Prince of Tides for your sunset cruise. Tours depart from the downtown marina at Beaufort’s Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, just a few minutes from the Cuthbert House Inn! Your sunset cruise will last approximately two hours.

Sit back and relax as your licensed captain guides you up the river. Enjoy stunning views of Old Point neighborhood, the surrounding ecology, wildlife, and colorful skies as the sun slowly sinks down for the day. On Beaufort River Tours, guests almost always see dolphins!

Take a look at the trip and schedules page for more details. In addition to sunset tours, Beaufort River Tours offers daily tours and private tours.

Don’t Forget Your Picnic!

At the Cuthbert House Inn, we offer the perfect Picnic Package to compliment your sunset cruise! This package includes our cute Cuthbert House Inn picnic tote packed with a delicious cheese board, plates, forks, knives, and a bottle opener. We will also fill it with two bottles of water and a few extra goodies! If you’d like, you can choose to exchange the bottles of water for a bottle of wine and two plastic wine glasses. The only way to make a sunset cruise better is with a lovely picnic!  

We request 24 hours notice for picnic packages so that we have time to prepare. Please let us know if you have any special requests!

Book your Stay at the Cuthbert House Inn  

Our historic B&B provides the best place to stay in Beaufort. In addition to stunning waterfront and garden views, each of our cozy guest rooms includes comfortable furniture, the softest linens, private baths, and plenty of thoughtful touches.

HIdeaway Room

One of our most popular rooms is the Hideaway Room. Featuring an abundance of natural light, a luxurious king-sized bed, and a two-person marble rain head shower, the Hideaway Room provides the perfect escape. The 19th-century charming decor will transport you to a simpler time while modern amenities will give you reasons to indulge. One step inside and you’ll quickly understand why it’s a guest favorite! 

You can’t go wrong with any of our fabulous accommodations at the Cuthbert House Inn. Check availability of all our rooms now and book your stay today! We look forward to hosting you.