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 33 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. 

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Take a brief survey. Choose Hilton Head Island as your favourite island in the U.S. You could win an amazing cruise from the Condé Nast Traveler.

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Find Your Island Time

Hilton Head 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.
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Upcoming Events
39th Annual Honor Our Heroes Banana Open
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39th Annual Honor Our Heroes Banana Open
Presented by Hickory Tavern benefiting the Honor Our Heroes Foundation

Men's/women's singles, doubles & combo mixed doubles.
55 and over for doubles and combo mixed doubles.

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Juneteenth Celebration
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Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park presents Juneteenth Celebration on Hilton Head Island.

Join us for this two day celebration featuring food, music, and art!

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HarbourFest

HarbourFest at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina on Hilton Head Island, SC is a weekly celebration during the summer with live music  and entertainment, arts & crafts, kids activities and Tuesday night fireworks.

2018 Fireworks Schedule

Tuesdays: June 12, 19 & 26

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America Sings!

One of the area’s most patriotic events of the year is sure to be an audience pleaser as the Hilton Head Choral Society presents its AMERICA SINGS! concert with special guests just before Memorial Day.

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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 4 hr 19 m
Toronto 2 hr 14 m
Atlanta (drive time) 4.5 hr
Charlotte (drive time) 4 hr

 

Flight times unless otherwise noted.

 

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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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