Find the best place to stay — Hilton Head Island

Where to stay around Hilton Head Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,729 holiday lettings near Hilton Head Island. From 2,186 condos to 1,953 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Hilton Head Island area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hilton Head Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hilton Head Island:

  • Sea Pines: 1,500 holiday homes
  • Harbour Town: 405 holiday homes
  • South Forest Beach: 1,483 holiday homes
  • The Cottages: 858 holiday homes
  • South Beach: 227 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hilton Head Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hilton Head Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Coligny Beach: 6,822 holiday lettings
  • Van Der Meer Tennis Academy: 7,074 holiday lettings
  • Sea Pines Forest Preserve: 7,303 holiday lettings
  • Coligny Plaza: 6,837 holiday lettings
  • Shelter Cove Harbour: 7,258 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hilton Head Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent condos in Hilton Head Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,186 condos in Hilton Head Island. Our other popular types of Hilton Head Island holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,953 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 1,808 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 147 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hilton Head Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,824 holiday homes with pool available in Hilton Head Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Hilton Head, South Carolina your home away from home

    Hilton Head is a delightful barrier island off the coast of South Carolina. It lies on the Intracoastal Waterway, linked to the mainland by a bridge, and encompasses some important sea marches, creeks and heavy wooded forests. The island is well known for its sandy beaches, golf courses and well-planned shopping which is tucked discreetly behind the established pines. Due to its mild winter weather it is a popular destination with retirees and snowbirds during the winter months.

    Things to Do in Hilton Head, South Carolina

    Hilton Head Island has been blessed with a beautiful location which makes it ideal for beach lovers, boaters, walkers, cyclists and those looking for endless recreation in an a gorgeous environment. Scuba diving, water skiing, fishing charters, island cruises, dolphin watching and a host of other activities can be enjoyed from your Hilton Head Island base.

    The good old Southern Hospitality means that there are many excellent restaurants so even cooking in your Hilton Head holiday rental is optional! The white sandy beaches are popular with walkers, shell-seekers and families, along waters which are warmed by the Gulf Stream. Golfers will be in their element with 23 golf courses to play in the average 21°C (70°F) sunshine. The island has miles of cycle paths which take you through the nature preserves and there are plenty of places to hire a bicycle by the hour or by the week. The Sea Pines Racquet Clubs also offer more than 100 tennis courts for keen players.

    Places to Visit in Hilton Head, South Carolina

    The Harbour Town Marina with its candy-striped lighthouse is a local landmark around which there are more than 5 miles of beaches, 600 acres of forest preserve and miles of bicycle paths. Windmill Harbor is the largest on the island and is home to the South Carolina Yacht Club. From the inland harbor there are pristine views of the saltwater marches and the wildlife which calls it home.

    Port Royal Village is the site of one of the largest naval battles of the civil war. Although much of the area is given over to shopping and holiday rentals on Hilton Head, there is a Coastal Discovery Museum which gives tours of the area’s long history. Further away, the delightful historic cities of Savannah and Charleston offer a great day trip.

    Weather in Hilton Head, South Carolina

    Hilton Head has mild winters being on the southeastern coast of the United States. Daytime temperatures drop to an average 15°C (59°F) in the winter and rise to a sticky 33°C (92°F) during the summer months. The area has showers all year round which are heavier between June and September.

    Travel to Hilton Head, South Carolina

    The nearest main airport to holiday rentals in Hilton Head is the Charleston International (CHS) Airport which is 63 miles from the centre of Hilton Head Island. The nearest local airport is the Savannah/Hilton Head International (SAV) Airport which is 27 miles away in the neighbouring state of Georgia. A hire car is the best way to cover the distance from the airport and makes it easy to get around the island.

    Attractions in and around Hilton Head Island

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Hilton Head Island? Local attractions include Legendary Golf, Hilton Head Zipline and Pirate's Island Adventure Golf. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Coligny Beach and South Forest Beach or experience the natural beauty of Newhall Audubon Nature Preserve and Newhall Audubon Preserve. Fun activities in the city include Harbour Town Golf Links, Shipyard Golf Course and Arthur Hills Course. Discover Sea Pines Forest Preserve, Singleton Beach or Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge while exploring the city during your stay. Also while in town, you can visit Golden Bear Golf Club, Adventure Cove or Driessen Beach Park.