Overview Hilton Head

Visiting Hilton Head

The opposite of its rowdy neighbor Myrtle Beach, easygoing Hilton Head is tough to beat in two departments: nature and golf. Picture sprawling oak trees draped in Spanish moss and dolphins arching gracefully out of the sea. This barrier island off the South Carolina coast has 12 miles of stellar Atlantic coastline, plus a bevy of nature preserves, rookeries, and lagoons. And golfers can tee up at over two dozen championship courses, several of which are public. ... Read More The opposite of its rowdy neighbor Myrtle Beach, easygoing Hilton Head is tough to beat in two departments: nature and golf. Picture sprawling oak trees draped in Spanish moss and dolphins arching gracefully out of the sea. This barrier island off the South Carolina coast has 12 miles of stellar Atlantic coastline, plus a bevy of nature preserves, rookeries, and lagoons. And golfers can tee up at over two dozen championship courses, several of which are public.    Close

Stories and Tips Hilton Head

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Day Tripping from Hilton Head

Written by weeblewobble46 on 07 May, 2009

One of the most popular day trips from your base on Hilton Head is to Savannah, Georgia. Depending on your time constraints, the trolley tours give you a lot of info and scenery for the money. The restaurants in the city are well…Read More


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Parting Thoughts

Written by vampirefan on 07 Apr, 2005

The history of Hilton Head is long and varied. There has been evidence found from the Woodland Indians who resided here during the fall and winter months. These artifacts date back from 8,000-2,000 BC. The written history of Hilton Head can be found as far…Read More


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Kingston Cove

Written by babybull on 13 Dec, 2005

The outside of the buildings were in good condition and painted nice, however, the insides needed attention. 1. I was somewhat grossed out when my child accidentally dropped the TV remote down in the couch and when I lifted up the couch so my wife…Read More


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Even More Disney

Written by vampirefan on 07 Apr, 2005

I couldn't possibly describe this wonderful resort in 500 words. Here is the rest! Enjoy! The living room featured a pull-out couch and two oversized, comfy chairs. You were right beside the kitchen, and there is nothing dividing the kitchen and living room area. The kitchen…Read More


Player’s Club at Hilton Head

Written by Dolphindeb on 28 Nov, 2003

We arrived at 6pm, now late enough to be dark in the middle of November. We had a bit of difficulty finding our way around. Here’s a tip--check in at the 200 building and not the hotel front desk. But while Murray waited in line…Read More


Shopping

Written by jdpx4 on 22 Nov, 2003

Whether you've arrived to find you forgot to pack your bathrobe or just need to pick up that perfect island souvenir, there are enough shops both on and off the island to satisfy even the most discriminating shopper. The Hilton Head Factory Stores I and II…Read More


Additional Information about Hilton Head

Written by Muckler on 19 Mar, 2004

Our family traveled to Hilton Head Island on March 6-13. The weather was cool (upper 50s, lower 60s) during the daytime and got down in the 30s and 40s at night. When traveling to this area in March, we suggest wearing clothing that can be…Read More


Keeping the Island natural

Written by JackNJoni on 12 Aug, 2005

Just a bit of important information about Hilton Head Island - The locals try their very best to keep HHI at its most natural state without turning it into a "neon palace" such as Myrtle Beach. There are no lights allowed to be installed along the…Read More


Downtown Bluffton

Written by rossiste on 04 Jan, 2005

The first time my parents told me they were taking me to downtown historic Bluffton, I was very surprised when they parked and said "we’re here!"… Huh? Where is it? I’m used to well-lined streets with sidewalks and little row buildings… Nope. Well,…Read More


Monkey Business (Night Club)

Written by jdpx4 on 27 Oct, 2003

My husband and I went to Monkey Business to see the band "Seven Mary 3" who performed live. It was awesome! I called to see if tickets were available and the man on the phone was very nice and helpful. He gave me…Read More


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