Best Coastal Towns2019-12-30T17:29:51+00:00

Best Southern Coastal Downtowns

Sprayed with beautiful shops and countless attractions, Shopping the South’s Coast gives visitors an unforgettable experience. The beautiful waterfront brick and mortar stores that line the coast are a one of a kind shopping experience that will please shoppers of all ages. These local businesses show the melting pot of cultures that make the Southern Coast beautiful. Destination Tours will take you to select local businesses scattered across the coast. 

Begin your search of the Best Southern Coastal Downtowns:

The Best Local Shopping, Restaurants & Attractions on the Southern Coast

Bay St Louis Map

The Best Bay St Louis Shopping Restaurants & Lodging We selected the best Bay St Louis Shopping Restaurants & Lodging for our downtown map of Bay St Louis. Take virtual tours [...]

Bay Street Outfitters

For more than 21 years, Bay Street has made sure that we have the staff that has the experience and knowledge to assist each customer. We have staff and guides that [...]

Bay Town Inn

Bay Town Inn The Bay Town Inn’s  accommodations are luxurious and beautifully decorated.  Our bed and breakfast has the best location on the Gulf Coast, directly across the street from the [...]

Beaufort Emporium

Beaufort Emporium offers gifts, souvenirs, dry goods, women's fashions, art, quilts and much more. Come visit us in Downtown Beaufort, South Carolina. [...]

Beaufort SC Map

Downtown Beaufort SC Featured Merchants Tap on Merchant below to enjoy their Virtual Tour! Visit Beaufort SC “Small Towns We [...]

Bienvenue Home

Bienvenue Home Accents has everything from unique antiques to lamps, unusual knick-knacks and home accessories, sofas, lamps, to furnishings that include tables, chairs, cabinets and an almost-wicked amount of must have [...]

Bienvenue Room Event Space

Bienvenue Room Event Space Bienvenue Room offering event space for wedding parties, birthday parties and business meetings in the heart of downtown Georgetown SC. 814 Front Street [...]

Biz-zee Bee

Bizz Zee Bee - A children's store specializing in coastal apparel and gifts in the Heart of Bay St. Louis. Traditional and trendy styles always available. Custom Embroidery for children's outfits [...]

Brookgreen Gardens Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour Map Brookgreen Gardens is a unique melding of art, nature, and history. Since its founding in 1931, by Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington, Brookgreen has been a cultural center [...]

Buff City Soap

We handcraft each bar of Buff City soap in what we call our Soap Makeries. Each of our locations makes every product sold right there, where you can see exactly what [...]

California Drawstrings

California Drawstrings ​First time shoppers may scratch their heads and wonder about the name:  California Drawstrings?  What does a state 2000 miles away have to do with chic clothing boutiques on the [...]

Coastal Magpie

At Coastal Magpie you can find an exciting mix of fine art, unique crafts, antiques and original gifts, making shopping in Ocean Springs a true pleasure. Your senses will be captivated by [...]

Courtney Farms Garden and Gifts

Courtney Farms Ocean Springs Garden Center and Gifts - Welcome to our little shop full of creative gifts, unique furnishings, and fresh ideas for the home and garden. Annual, perennial, and [...]

Cunningham Jewelers

We have all your gift needs covered, including: - fine jewelry - watches & clocks - engraving - weddings and bridal party gifts - all special occasion gifts; anniversary, birthday, baby, & thank [...]

Cuz’s Old Town Oyster Bar & Grill

We are family owned and operated since 2004. For years we operated on Breath’s Bayou on Hwy 603. With the resilience of our family and locals that loved our food, we [...]

Deedy’s Formals & Tuxedos

Deedy's Formals & Tuxedos We offer a variety of formal wear for many different occasions from Mardi Gras, homecoming, prom, pageants, college graduation, mother of the bride dresses and tuxedos. Serving [...]

Downtown Bay St. Louis

Downtown Bay St. Louis Bay St. Louis Virtual Tour of local shops, restaurants and quaint Inns and bed and breakfasts. Take a virtual tour and discover all that Bay St. Louis has to offer. [...]

Downtown Beaufort SC

Downtown Beaufort SC Featured Merchants Tap on Merchant below to enjoy their Virtual Tour! Visit Beaufort SC “Small Towns We [...]

Downtown Brunswick GA

Downtown Brunswick Shopping Featured Merchants Tap on Merchant below to enjoy their Virtual Tour! Downtown Brunswick GA Historic Downtown Brunswick offers a wide variety of shops in the Newcastle - [...]

Downtown Georgetown SC

Downtown Georgetown SC Downtown Georgetown SC Shopping, Restaurants, Lodging and Attractions. Discover all that Downtown Georgetown South Carolina by taking virtual tours of featured local businesses and attractions. Attractions [...]

Downtown Ocean Springs MS

Downtown Ocean Springs MS VIRTUAL TOURS - Downtown Ocean Springs MS Shopping Restaurants and More. Virtual Tour of Ocean Springs presented by the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce and Main Street. Featured Merchants Tap on [...]

Eastbay House

Eastbay House Eastbay House Sitting in the historic district of Georgetown, this newly renovated 1940’s two-story home is reminiscent of an English Manor. Built by Julian Stevenson Bolick, using brick from [...]

Georgetown SC Map

Downtown Georgetown SC Map Downtown Georgetown SC map with virtual tours and directions to local business and nearby attractions.

Good Aura

Good Aura brings quality, ethically sourced and environmentally-friendly women’s apparel to the fashionable woman. Do good, look good, feel good. Come visit us in Downtown Beaufort, South Carolina. [...]

Hillyer House

Hillyer House Downtown Ocean Springs Mississippi As you pass through the doors of our gallery in Ocean Springs, you will be surrounded by the allure of radiant colors of hand-blown glass, [...]

Kaminski House Museum

Kaminski House Museum Located in historic Georgetown, South Carolina, the Kaminski House Museum offers antiques, architecture, and history all wrapped up in a bow of Southern hospitality. Meticulously preserved, you [...]

Leather and Pearls Ocean Springs

Leather & Pearls Leather and Pearls Downtown Ocean Springs Mississippi. Located in the heart of Ocean Springs, MS, Leather and Pearls is a boutique that is dedicated to simple, casual, beauty [...]

Lu Lu’s Restaurant

Lu Lu's Restaurant Lu Lu's Restaurant in Downtown Bay St Louis. “Once you find us, you never forget us,” says Miss Nancy Moynan, [...]

Lulu Burgess

Though there were murmurings that she was quietly secreted out of New York due to an international incident involving a certain ambassador at the United Nations, in truth, Lulu had simply [...]

Miner’s Doll and Toy Store

Miner's Doll & Toy Store Welcome to Miner's Doll and Toy Store! We feature fine dolls and fun toys for families and collectors. We are proud to offer you a full [...]

Mockingbird Cafe

ORDER ONLINE! Mockingbird Cafè has evolved from coffee shop & gathering place into a respected restaurant and art gallery. The walls of the 'bird are filled with the creations of local [...]

Modern Jewelers

Modern Jewelers is proud of our third generation heritage of providing a full service jewelry store in historic Beaufort, South Carolina. Our jewelers, engravers and appraisers specialize in prompt and efficient [...]

Mosaic Restaurant & Bar

Mosaic and the Beer House are open seven days a week offering the best in local and international cuisine and culture.  We have a wide selection of crafted cocktails and wine, [...]

Ocean Springs Map

Downtown Ocean Springs MS VIRTUAL TOURS - Downtown Ocean Springs MS Shopping Restaurants and More. Virtual Tour of Ocean Springs presented by the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce and Main Street. Featured Merchants Tap on [...]

Olive The Above

WELCOME TO OLIVE THE ABOVE, WE ARE A UNIQUE TASTING STORE OF THE WORLD'S FINEST EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OILS AND BALSAMIC VINEGARS. OUR OLIVE OILS ARE CAREFULLY PRESSED FOR QUALITY, NOT QUANTITY SO THEIR [...]

Panini’s

Located in the historic Beaufort bank building, Panini’s is a delightful blend of old world Italian charm and new world cuisine. Serving unique and crispy stone-baked pizza, delicious panini sandwiches, hoagies, large salads, inventive pastas, and fresh [...]

Poppy’s

Poppy's is a wonderful shop filled with gifts, local art, and gourmet food items. Browsing in a relaxed environment and taste-testing samples of our delicious gourmet food and drink items will [...]

Rice Birds

Welcome to Rice Birds in historic downtown Georgetown, SC! We offer lowcountry gifts for her, him and home. Contact us for bridal registration, custom pieces and much more! [...]

Rice Birds Two

Welcome to Rice Birds TWO in historic downtown Georgetown, SC! We offer lowcountry gifts for her, him and home. Contact us for bridal registration, custom pieces and much more! [...]

River Room Restaurant

For more than thirty years, locals and visitors have enjoyed the historic waterfront ambiance and “Serious Seafood” of Georgetown’s River Room Restaurant at 801 Front Street where it intersects with Broad Street. We [...]

Salty Soul

Salty Soul The Salty Soul in Downtown Bay St Louis. Sportswear for Men & Women Sportswear for all your coastal boating, beaching, and outdoor activities. We carry brands such as Sanuk [...]

Scout Southern Market

We get our name - and our character - from Scout Finch, the feisty, intelligent, and thoughtful narrator of Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird. Strong-willed and confident, Scout takes no bull [...]

Shearwater Pottery

Shearwater Pottery Jim Anderson Throwing A Pot Shearwater Pottery was founded in 1928 by Peter Anderson with the support of his parents, George Walter Anderson and Annette McConnell Anderson. From the [...]

South Carolina Maritime Museum

Downstairs Exhibits & Gift Shop Upstairs Exhibits The South Carolina Maritime Museum In 1996, the Harbor Historical Association launched a dream to create a museum that would [...]

Southern Hangar

Here at The Southern Hanger we specialize in Men’s and Women’s apparel. We carry many popular brands such as Southern Tide, Fish Hippi, Old Row, Southern Fried Cotton and many more. [...]

Sugar & Spice Ocean Springs

Sugar & Spice Childen's Apparel & Gifts We are a children's boutique. Our clothing ranges from newborn to size 14. However we have much more then just clothing, come and see [...]

Sweet Bay

Sweet Bay, Inc. was established in 2010 on Bay Street in Beaufort, SC. Due to the success of the business, we are now located in a much more spacious showroom allowing [...]

The Beer House

Mosaic and the Beer House are open seven days a week offering the best in local and international cuisine and culture.  We have a wide selection of crafted cocktails and wine, [...]

The Market on Newcastle

(GET DIRECTIONS - TAP HERE) Welcome to The Market on Newcastle. We are located in the downtown historic district of Brunswick Georgia in a wonderful old renovated building on the corner of [...]

The Pink Rooster

The Pink Rooster Nestled in a historic Ocean Springs home find beautiful art, jewelry and other wonderful gifts. We also offer a complete art supplies shop and training classes for the [...]

The Rose & Vine

The Rose & Vine, a very unique and eclectic shopping experience! First shop of it's kind, truly a one stop gift & wedding shop. The Rose & Vine offers many tasty selections [...]

The Shoe Boutique

The Shoe Boutique The Shoe Boutique located in 126 Main Street Shops downtown Bay St. Louis. 126 Main Street Shops 126 Main Street Bay St. Louis, MS [...]

Thibault Gallery

Thibault Gallery Thibault Gallery is a haven for talented artists to showcase their art, as well as an attraction for tourists and locals alike. Here you will find original art in [...]