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Sea Island Carriage Company

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930 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
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A "must do" in Beaufort, SC

We weren't sure we were going to be able to take this tour since we were traveling from Florida to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wdcronin
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Englewood, Florida
Great way to see old town Beaufort

Dave and Angus, the horse, took us on a wonderful tour of the old homes in Beaufort. Dave told us... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RedheadinCr
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Grecia, Costa Rica
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Experience Beaufort's rich history and unique charm on a 55 minute, fully-narrated, horse drawn carriage tour. You'll slip back into Beaufort's elegant past as your carriage meanders under the moss covered live oaks, past the breathtaking antebellum homes, historic churches, movie sites and more...
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great tour” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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930 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
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"tour guide"
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"great tour"
in 23 reviews
"historic beaufort"
in 16 reviews
"nice ride"
in 4 reviews
"live here"
in 5 reviews
"minute tour"
in 4 reviews
"beaufort's history"
in 7 reviews
"great sense of humor"
in 4 reviews
"history lesson"
in 6 reviews
"horse drawn"
in 3 reviews
"big chill"
in 7 reviews
"interesting facts"
in 6 reviews
"buggy ride"
in 4 reviews
"southern town"
in 3 reviews
"civil war"
in 8 reviews
"antebellum homes"
in 4 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We weren't sure we were going to be able to take this tour since we were traveling from Florida to Canada with our well-travelled and well-behaved cat, Harry. They allowed us to hold Harry in his carrier on our lap. The only time Harry made...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you SO much for the wonderful review! I will be sure to let both David & Angus know how enjoyable your tour was. Please give Harry a pet from us ♥️

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dave and Angus, the horse, took us on a wonderful tour of the old homes in Beaufort. Dave told us about the old homes and the history of the people who built them and lived in the homes. The tour was informative and houses and...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! I’ll be sure to let David AND Angus know 😊

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have talked for years about going on a carriage tour of Beaufort and finally did it...quite fun and interesting and the price of $23 per adult was reasonable. Our tour consisted of having a flat rubber tire on the carriage, but we continued on...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry we lost a wheel rubber while you were on tour, those things are unpredictable & unfortunately can’t be replaced until the carriage comes back in... If you’re ever back in the area and want to ride with another tour guide please give us a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first day in Beaufort we decided to take a carriage ride and see the town. Our guide, Mark, was knowledgeable and entertaining! Our horse, Angus, did a great job pulling us along the streets. We highly recommend both Mark and Angus!

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! Mark is headed back to active duty, so I’ll be sure to pass on the kind words!

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

I was on a week-long Southern Charm tour (Charleston, Beaufort, Savannah) and this was my FAVORITE activity. We had an amazing tour guide and good ol' Stucky as our horse. Wonderful, ongoing narrative of the historic homes of Beaufort. Our guide was a wealth of...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thank you so much!!

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

We went on the tour with our 2 doggies , David the tour guide not only he s very knowledgeable , but he has a great sense of humor , he gave us a history lesson and showed us everything this historic town has to...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you!! I will make sure David knows how much you loved the trip!!

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Nicole was fabulous. Angus was handsome. Best trip of the day !!! Highly recommend!!! There were 4 of us. All originally from Calgary. Noe 2 live full time in Hilton Head. We all loved it

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you so much!

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I were on a brief sweep through the Low Country and spent a couple of nights in Beaufort. One of the first things we did was to sign up for a Sea Island Carriage ride through the Historic District. Although it was...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you so much! I will make sure to tell David & Angus!

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Reviewed May 3, 2018

A hearty shout out to Nicole, Mark and our horse, Silver, for giving us a great tour of historic Beaufort! Not only did they point out the beautiful homes, but they told the stories that made the town's past come alive. Even Silver provided entertainment....More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Thank you so much!

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

I am ashamed that I don’t remember the name of our tour guide, but she had been a history teacher and had driven horses before so she was a natural. The horse’s name was Angus, and he moved at the perfect leisurely place. I had...More

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Her mane is Mrs. Kathy :) I’ll be sure to pass on the kind words to her and thank you for yours!

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sherld2016
April 19, 2018|
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Response from TammyC24 | Reviewed this property |
You would have to contact the company.
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mebradley59
March 26, 2018|
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Response from TammyC24 | Reviewed this property |
Go to the website Eat Sleep Play Beaufort and print the coupon. It's $2.00 off a person.
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Michelle K
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I don't know, but would contact the company directly
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