There's a Reason Why We're Voted #1

In fact, there are plenty of reasons. Here you’ll find 12 miles of pristine beaches and everything you need for the ultimate coastal retreat. We have more than 24 world-class golf courses, 300 tennis courts, and hundreds of years of rich and vibrant history. There are more than 250 restaurants to sample, including elegant fine dining establishments, waterfront seafood spots, and everything in between. Enjoy easy days at the beach relaxing in the sun, sand, and surf, embark on an outdoor adventure on land or spend the day on the water. Start planning your Hilton Head Island vacation now and get ready to experience everything the #1 island in the Continental U.S. has to offer. 

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Boy running on beach.

An Elevated Golf Experience

Make your next golf getaway a Hilton Head Island golf vacation. Golf enthusiasts have the option to play more than 24 world-class golf courses on Hilton Head Island, and may also enjoy PGA tour events such as the RBC Heritage presented by Boeing at Harbour Town Golf Links in Sea Pines. 

Come Play on America's Favorite Island

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Find Your Island Time

Hilton Head Island is America’s favorite island, offering 12 miles of pristine beaches and everything you need for the ultimate retreat. Enjoy easy days relaxing in the sun, sand and surf on some of the best beaches in the country. Find your Island Time when you visit Hilton Head Island.
Inspiration Starts Here
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Upcoming Events

Crescendo, a regional event, organized in honor of October’s National Arts and Humanities month, highlights and showcases the vast array of arts, culture and history organizations, individual artists, performers, and authors residing and working in the Hilton Head/ Bluffton area.

Hilton Head Island Concours d'Elegance & Motoring Festival 2018
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Hilton Head Island Concours d'Elegance & Motoring Festival

Time is not measured by miles, but by moments. When the experience is so fleeting, time seems to stand still. That’s where magic can be found. ​Hilton Head Island’s own Concours d’Elegance & Motoring Festival offers the creme de la creme in automotive exhibition, racing, dining, and entertain

Arts & Seafood Festival
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Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival

The fourteenth annual Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival will be held in the charming and eclectic historic and state designated cultural district of Bluffton SC, well known for its quirky art community and natural river beauty.

2018 Public Art
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2018 Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island

The 2018 Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island features 20 large-scale sculptures created by artists from across the country, placed along the lush, magnificent one-mile walking path of Coastal Discovery Museum.

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Getting Here is Easy

Your favorite Island getaway is closer than you think.
Plan your getaway to Hilton Head Island.


New York City 2 hr 10 m
Ohio 2 hr
Toronto 2 hr 14 m
Atlanta (drive time) 4.5 hr
Charlotte (drive time) 4 hr


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Request a free copy of the Hilton Head Island Vacation Planner and learn about all the attractions, activities, unique history and places to stay on Hilton Head Island. 

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