Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Hilton Head Island

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Hilton Head Island. Renowned for its golfing, cycling and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Hilton Head Island

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like golfing, cycling and bird watching. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hilton Head Island a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harbour Town Golf Links (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Legendary Golf (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Shipyard Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Arthur Hills Course (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Hilton Head Zipline (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Pirate's Island Adventure Golf (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Hilton Head Island

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hilton Head Island

Travellers love Hilton Head Island for its island views and breathtaking sunrises. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hilton Head Island is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Newhall Audubon Nature Preserve (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Newhall Audubon Preserve (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sea Pines Forest Preserve (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Coligny Beach (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • South Forest Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Singleton Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hilton Head Island

Fly into Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Savannah, GA (SAV-Savannah - Hilton Head Intl.), which is 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Hilton Head Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,522 holiday rentals near Hilton Head Island. From 2,433 Houses to 2,278 Condos/Apartments, 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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hilton Head Island:

  • Woodbine Villas: 401 holiday homes
  • Sea Pines: 1,728 holiday homes
  • North Forest Beach: 2,635 holiday homes
  • Lawton Woods: 260 holiday homes
  • Moss Creek: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes 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 homes near great places in Hilton Head Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Sandbox: 7,652 holiday rentals
  • Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge: 8,149 holiday rentals
  • Sea Pines Forest Preserve: 7,826 holiday rentals
  • Coligny Beach: 7,625 holiday rentals
  • Singleton Beach: 8,136 holiday rentals

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 Houses in Hilton Head Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,433 Houses in Hilton Head Island. Our other popular types of Hilton Head Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,278 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2,138 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 149 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows 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 5,639 holiday homes with pool available in Hilton Head Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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