Inn on Turner and Hungry Town Tours offer Gourmet Getaway

Hungry for something different?  Take your tastebuds on a trip to Beaufort, North Carolina and indulge on a gourmet getaway at one of the most upscale Inns on The Crystal Coast…The Inn on Turner.

The Inn on Turner and Hungry Town Tours provide the perfect pairing for you to enjoy fresh North Carolina seafood on your visit “America’s Favorite Town.” Together, they have a combined dedication to serving you. You’re on vacation, and you want to relax, have fun, and be treated like someone special. You’ll discover their shared commitment to warm Southern hospitality that will make your Beaufort experience a memorable one.  It’s safe to say your experience will be one that’s as delicious as it is enlightening.

The Inn on Turner is located in the heart of Beaufort’s historic district.  Just steps from Front Street, you’ll enjoy walking to many of the amenities and services offered in this seaport town. Owners Kim Bell and Jonathan Haas look forward to welcoming you to the Inn and Beaufort.

Built in 1866, the Gibble-Delamar House is located in Beaufort’s historic district. Built by Jacob Gibble, the house served as his home for his wife and six children. Through the years the Gibble family intermarried with the Delamar family. A wing was added to the home in 1927. Today, this home operates as an upscale historic inn.  The Inn on Turner has received a historic plaque from the Beaufort Historic Commission.

The Inn on Turner offers you updated amenities combined with old Southern charm to provide guests with a relaxing stay. They strive to ensure your stay is most comfortable and relaxing. The recently renovated bed and breakfast boasts transitional coastal decor, luxury linens and exceedingly comfortable pillow top mattresses with fluffy hypo allergenic pillows for an exceptional night’s rest.

Upon your arrival, you will be greeted with beverages and appetizer, complimentary bottled waters in your room as you get settled and begin your seaside experience.


Each morning a gourmet breakfast will be made to order with only the freshest and most local ingredients.  In the evening a carafe of wine will be put out for your enjoyment.  Relax on the upper or lower front porches or take your glass into the sitting garden for the continuous breeze from the Beaufort waterfront.

Focused on the discerning culinary traveler, The Inn on Turner offers a three-course, chef-prepared dinner. Kim & Jonathan’s seasonally-inspired cuisine will be one of the highlights of your stay. The elegant dining room is a lovely place to get to know other guests.

“it’s a total team effort at the Inn on Turner from the housekeeping details, greeting of guests to our efforts in the kitchen,” stated Kim Bell.

During your stay, you can pedal, nosh, and sip your way through Beaufort’s 300 years of history with Hungry Town Tours on the Beaufort Culinary Bike Tour. You’ll make six culinary stops including three restaurants, wine tasting, olive oil pairings, and visit to a chef-inspired kitchen store. This tour is built around a three-course progressive dining experience to include appetizer, entrée, and dessert, so you won’t leave hungry.

“One of the most fun and unique activities on the Crystal Coast is in Beaufort.

Hungry Town Tours offers food-and wine-focused bike and walking tours around town.”

– Cooking with Paula Deen

Hungry Town Tours promotes restaurants with locally sourced food that allow for an enhanced guest experience for those visiting Beaufort. They pride themselves in working with restaurants that offer fresh, local products to support our local fishermen and farmers.

A relaxing evening awaits you in the garden sipping wine with appetizers before enjoying your personal three-course dining experience prepared by the owners of the Inn.

The Inn on Turner has teamed up with Hungry Town Tours to offer a unique opportunity for you to enjoy Beaufort as a delicious destination.  Available for a limited time, they have created an exciting culinary package with unlimited appeal.

2 Day / 1 Night Pedal & Palate Package includes:

• Luxurious Queen Suite
• Gourmet Breakfast with juices, coffee and teas.
• Deliciously Fresh Three-course Dinner at the Inn
• Red & White Wine Selections with Appetizers
• Beaufort Culinary Bike Tour with Hungry Town Tours
• Early Check-In and Late Check-Out so you can make the most of your “tasteful” weekend by the Sea.

Pedal & Package Price:  $237* per person, based on double occupancy (includes all taxes, fees and gratuities).

*2 night minimum required during high season (April 1 – October 31)

2nd night price $100, plus tax, based on double occupancy, includes gourmet breakfast and wine with appetizers.

Call the Inn on Turner for reservations at 919-271-6144.  For more information, visit

Note: You can substitute the Beaufort Culinary Bike Tour on Sunday for Bike, Brunch & Bubbles.
You’ll take a bicycle tour through the historic district of Beaufort, North Carolina. Then, you will relax and enjoy Sunday Brunch at Beaufort Grocery Company, one of the area’s most renowned dining establishments.  

Prefer to walk? Both culinary tours offer a walking version. For more information, visit

Hungry Town Tours is ranked the #1 Activity on The Crystal Coast –


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