Surf, Sand and Sun
12 miles of pristine white sand, tranquil waters, and warm days filled with endless sunshine — it’s no wonder Hilton Head Island has been lauded as one of the top family beach destinations in the country, year after year.
Experience the coastline that has captured the hearts of locals and visitors alike, and is recognized by publications like Condé Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure as the #1 Island in the U.S. year-after-year.
Featured Beaches Partners
Island Skiff Adventure Tours
Crowded beaches? Join our quiet uninhabited island dolphin watch tour
Oceanfront and oceanside vacation rentals on Hilton Head Island’s Best Beach
Adventure Center of HHI
We are proud to feature the Island's only Helicopter Tour and Virtual Reality Arcade.
Exceptional Experiences & Tours
Dolphins, Family Fun, Daufuskie Island, Tube, Ski, Kayak, Savannah
Sea Turtle Getaways
Wide variety of homes and villas, 1-6 bedrooms, on Island, locally owned and managed.
Sea Monkeys Watersports
Jet skis, boat rentals, kayaks, SUPs and nature tours on Hilton Head Island
Hilton Head Outfitters Beach Rentals
Beach bike rentals, e-bikes, surf lessons, kayak & canoeing, fishing & more! Call 844-207-9310
Hilton Head Vacations, Inc.
Summer Weeks Available!! Luxury Homes and Condos. Dream Vacations await on Hilton Head Island!! Book now!
Sea Turtle Season in the Lowcountry
Every year between May and October, sea turtles visit the beaches of Hilton Head Island. Sea Turtle Patrol Hilton Head Island works hard every morning and evening during nesting season to protect sea turtle nests and ensure the hatchlings can make a safe journey from our beaches to their new ocean home.
BROWSE HILTON HEAD ISLAND BEACH EQUIPMENT RENTALS
Beaches and Parks of Hilton Head Island
From the ocean to the high water mark, all beaches surrounding Hilton Head Island are public. Public beach access is provided at the following locations: Alder Lane Beach Access, off South Forest Beach Drive; Coligny Beach Park, off Coligny Circle; Fish Haul Beach Park a on Mitchelville Road; Driessen Beach Park at the end of Bradley Beach Road; Burkes Beach Access at the end of Burkes Beach Road; Folly Field Beach Park, off Folly Field Road; and Islanders Beach Park, off Folly Field Road. The Town of Hilton Head Island has implemented parking fees. Be prepared to pay cash or credit card at all beach locations.
Enjoyable for All
Alder Lane Beach, Coligny Beach Park, Driessen Beach Park, Folly Field Beach Park, and Islanders Beach Park are all equipped with mats to make them wheelchair accessible. The Beach Wheelchair Program offers rentable wheelchairs at Islanders Beach Park and Coligny Beach Park, so everyone can enjoy the world-famous beaches of Hilton Head Island.