Escape to Life in the Lowcountry
In between Savannah and Charleston lies Hilton Head Island, a peaceful escape from the hustle-and-bustle of the South Carolina shoreline. Hilton Head is on the smaller end of coastal towns in the Lowcountry but offers more to locals and visitors than many of its counterparts. A natural mix of beautiful beaches and natural beauty on the island has made it become one of the most popular destinations in SC. With endless indulgent shopping, championship-level golf courses, and plenty of shoreline to relax and enjoy the Atlantic Ocean, it's no wonder why the island keeps people coming back year after year.
Hilton Head is the perfect place for families, couples, and golf groups escape as it offers a peaceful retreat from the business of many surrounding areas. There are 33 private and public golf courses on the island, most of which are among the best in the nation. Among those courses is Harbour Town Golf Links that hosts the annual RBC Heritage, one of the PGA Tour tournaments.
Besides golf, Hilton Head has much to keep your family entertained including exciting water activities, sunset cruises, gourmet dining, and many area parks that showcase the natural beauty of the island! As a thriving island community, you'll also find lots of events and celebrations going on throughout the year to enjoy. Click here for a calendar of local events and get the most out of your time on Hilton Head.
After soaking in all the fun of Hilton Head Island, you're in close proximity to other historical and entertaining areas that make for great day trips. Take a ferry to Daufuskie Island for a step back in time with only a few paved roads and many art galleries and sandy beaches to explore. Hilton Head is also only 20 miles north of Savannah, Georgia, one of the oldest towns in America with a very rich history. Take a day trip and explore other fun parts of the Lowcountry or just relax and spend time in your vacation rental. No matter how you want to spend your time, you'll find it on Hilton Head.