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The Inn at Palmetto Bluff

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550 Old Palmetto Bluff Rd, Bluffton, SC 29910-8300
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at The Inn at Palmetto Bluff to celebrate my 40th birthday, and it was simply stunning!!! Everything was just perfect, and I cannot wait to go back. We stayed in one of the Lagoon appartments overlooking one of the lakes and it was simply stunning. Everything was just perfect - the food, the service, the accomodation. A... More 

Thank Ross G
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been coming here for years. The property has changed ownership and grown since it originally opened. The original cottages are still our favorites. Wonderful bike paths. Water views and sports...beware the gators! Several dining options...

Thank 4nonni
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Inn and spa at Palmetto Bluff is, by far, the nicest place I've ever stayed. The room was a gorgeous, spacious bungalow with a bathroom I would dream of having at home (steam shower, claw foot tub, enormous, etc). The bedroom has a beautiful king size bed, a fireplace, and is beautifully appointed. The Spa...true heaven. If you book... More 

Thank DBams3
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I booked a last minute trip and was originall disappointed that I could not find a place on the ocean. That changed the minute I arrived, checked in and gave the bellman my car. It is an incredibly peaceful and beautiful location. You walk, ride a bike or travel via golf cart. The scenery is beautiful. I stayed in an... More 

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We attended a business retreat in Feb 2016. We were the newest acquisitions, so we didn't really know what to expect. What a surprise. After driving a rental 45 min from the Savannah airport, we entered a world that reminded me, in a way, of that village on the old TV show, The Prisoner, (actually a small resort village in... More 

Thank Huhwhatduh
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262 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We were recently guests at a wedding at this property. The chapel is perfectly located facing the river, interior is new but feels perfectly worn. The grounds facing the water are a great place to enjoy cocktails and the staff did an amazing job on the creating a storybook event. Will be back on day to enjoy the rest of... More 

Thank Ahg2
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

You enter at a gatehouse for a preliminary check-in. A friendly person welcomes you and gives you a CD to listen to as you drive over 4 miles (!) to the main check-in area. The CD is a folksy- sounding gentleman explaining features of their property. This is unquestionably a beautiful property with lush natural vegetation, well-manicured (but not over-manicured... More 

Thank Nancy B
Bluffton, South Carolina
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We visited Palmetto Bluff several months ago, and had an evening meal at its restaurant. This was a superb meal and experience! The food was tasty and hot. The wait staff was attentive and most helpful and friendly. The atmosphere of the Inn and Palmetto Bluff was picturesque and memorable---the highlight of our trip. Do Not miss this dining experience,... More 

Thank gator142
Cincinnati, Ohio
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121 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Resort was great as we had a cottage on the may river .Make sure to rent a golf chart to explore the grounds . Great golfing and the boat cruise on the may river is a do not miss . Excellent food and overall good service . Very relaxing up sale resort

Thank Bill G
Thomasville, Georgia
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I cannot express how well we were received from the bellmen to the front desk. They were engaging and never rushed. They answered all questions. We ere taken to our plus cottage where it was like Heaven. Everything you could need was in the cottage except food. I didn't want to leave. This is by far my favorite place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Old Palmetto Bluff Rd, Bluffton, SC 29910-8300
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Bluffton

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?