Retire in Bluffton

Activities and Culture

Learn about Bluffton's' popular activities and culture.

Activities

Located just 11 miles from the beaches of Hilton Head, Bluffton will provide you with plenty of relaxation if that's what you're seeking. With over 40 golf courses nearby, you'll have plenty of opportunities to practice that tee shot-or switch courses after breaking a condo window or two. While Bluffton has some of the basics like a movie theater and bowling alley, if you're looking to get your thrills by gambling, you're best looking elsewhere.

At a glance

Bowling Alleys:

1

Movie Theaters:

1

Casinos:

0

Public Libraries:

1

Malls:

7

Shooting Ranges:

0

Sports Teams within 60 Miles:

0

Closest Beach:

Hilton Head Island (11 miles away)

Closest Skiing:

n/a

Golf courses and country clubs:

43

Universities:

1

  • Area
  • National Average

Food

Food Summary

If you're getting tired of big chain restaurants, Bluffton may very well be a refreshing change for you. The feel of the restaurants match the town, with a good deal of "quaint, hidden gems" that locals have become quite fond of. Unsurprisingly, the Carolina coastal town has an excellent selection of fresh, local seafood as well.

  • Restaurants

    402
  • Bars

    13
  • Local Specialty

    Lowcountry boil, oysters, crabs

Culture

Culture Summary

Bluffton, sometimes referred to as "the last true coastal village of the South" still has an old world charm that is attractive to many. Although the city is small, it still has a healthy amount of historical sites and museums. The May River Theatre is also popular with locals who are interested in getting out and seeing a performance downtown.

  • Total performing arts companies

    0
  • Museums

    1
  • Historical Sites

    1
  • Zoos and Botanical Gardens

    0
  • Vineyards

    0

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