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Hilton Head Island is home to the PGA Tour's RBC Heritage golf championship. With an average yearly temperature of 70 degrees, visitors to Hilton Head Island are sure to enjoy golf year round on any of the 24 courses located on Hilton Head. There are also another 40 golf courses to be found in the surrounding area.
The 2.5 million travelers who arrive annually on Hilton Head Island find an infinite variety of activities and reasons for visiting. Whether they are searching for a world class golf getaway, fantastic shopping, relaxing on the miles of sandy beaches or enjoying the gentle sway of palm trees in unspoiled nature, a stay on Hilton Head Island is sure to please the most discerning of vacationers.
Over 250 restaurants offering every price range and cuisine dot the island. Fresh seafood abounds. From five-star formal restaurants to fast food and everything in between, every taste and budget is catered to on the island. There are a variety of rental options available in several price ranges. From hotels to villas, condos to timeshares, vacationers are sure to find lodging which fits their tastes and budgets.
With more than twelve miles of sandy beaches overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, water lovers will find that Hilton Head Island is a coastal paradise. Relax in the sun and dolphin watch or ride a bike for miles on our hard packed sand - there's something for everyone on the island. Fishing charters, kayak tours, windsurfing, island cruises and all manner of water activities are available.
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Situated along the south eastern coast of South Carolina, Hilton Head Island boasts an excellent climate for relaxation, just 35 minutes from Savannah, 45 minutes from Beaufort, and 2 hours from Charleston.
If you are traveling from the north, take Interstate 95 south. Then take Exit 8 to Highway 278 towards Hilton Head Island. You will drive approximately 30 minutes from I-95. Follow the signs to the Hilton Head Island Bridge.
If you are traveling from the South, take Interstate 95 north. Next, take Exit 8 and follow the signs in. Highway 278 goes straight to Hilton Head Island.
Hilton Head Island has a great airport in the middle of the island that is serviced by USAir Express (the city code is HHH). The nearest international airport is Savannah, GA, just 45 minutes from the island. Delta, USAirways, American Eagle, United Express, and Continental Express offer several flights daily into Savannah. All flights are met by ground transportation companies.
Taxi service and rental cars are available at the airports. Taxi rates are approximately $85 from Savannah Airport to Hilton Head Island. Car rental prices average around $40 per day.
At some point in your day, you have to come in from the golf course and attend to the other necessities of life! Hilton Head Island and Bluffton offer so many opportunities for dining that you'll be happy to set aside the clubs awhile to explore the enticing menus offered by our local restaurants.
Whether you prefer a meal on the run or an elaborate four-course dinner, your tastes will be satisfied! From soft drinks 'n burgers to fine dining, from homestyle Southern cooking to exotic cuisine, this resort community serves up fabulous food with old-fashioned hospitality.
Hilton Head National
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Palmetto Dunes Resort
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Hilton Head National
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Heritage Golf Collection
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