The Best Spas in Hilton Head, SC

There isn’t much that can relax and rejuvenate like a great spa day while on vacation. If you’re looking for some fantastic spas in Hilton Head SC, we have compiled a list of our favorites! Each of these is easily accessed from our luxury beach rentals and will add calmness and relaxation to your Hilton […]

4 Free Things to Do in Hilton Head!

Vacation is always a needed, wonderful thing but the restful aspect of being on vacation can often get lost in the worries about how much everything costs. Hilton Head Island is not only gorgeous, we also have many options for very low budget fun! We’ve rounded up our favorite free things to do in Hilton […]

Enjoy live music at Music & Taste on the Harbour

What to Expect at Music & Taste on the Harbour on Hilton Head

Thursday nights on Hilton Head in the spring and fall are meant for live music and dancing. After a fun day in the sun or on the water, bring your sweetheart or the whole family to Shelter Cove Harbour for Music & Taste on the Harbour. You’ll listen to local musicians play popular songs as […]

RBC Heritage Hilton Head

Why You Should Be a Part of RBC Heritage Hilton Head

History. Legend. Heritage. These are exactly the things Pete Dye and Jack Nicklaus must have had in mind when designing Harbour Town Golf Links 50 years ago. And as host to the RBC Heritage Hilton Head, South Carolina’s famous golf tournament, the links have certainly lived up to the expectation to set records and make […]

Enjoy oysters and more at the Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

Why You Should Visit the Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

Watching top chefs create coastal cuisine and spirits, sampling the finest local seafood, and exploring artisan-made crafts are just some of the things you can expect to find at the 11th annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival. From smoky barbecue to fresh oysters, this culinary event in South Carolina offers an expansive menu of both […]

Hilton Head Wine and Food Festival

Everything You Need to Know About the Hilton Head Wine and Food Fest

The taste and flavors of traditional Southern food are just some of the incredible things you can explore during a trip to Hilton Head. And one of the best festivals to experience it all is the annual Hilton Head Wine and Food Fest. This year’s event is March 7-11, 2018. Get your tickets now to […]

Learn regional history at museums on Hilton Head Island

4 of the Most Engaging Museums on Hilton Head for You to Experience

Going to the beach, playing golf, and dining at excellent restaurants will certainly keep you busy during your annual pilgrimage to Hilton Head Island, SC. But don’t forget the area has a lot of history and there are several exciting museums on Hilton Head for you to visit.  Where should you begin? You can start […]

See Blue Heron hunting at the Audubon Newhall Preserve

Everything You Need to Know About the Audubon Newhall Preserve in Hilton Head

The scenic beauty across Hilton Head Island is worth exploring whether it’s your first trip or your 50th. It’s easy to see it all during your week-long vacation, from the island’s lush marshlands teeming with wildlife to the expansive beaches with ocean views and breezes. One of our favorite places to visit is the Audubon […]

Purchase a sweetgrass basket at the Hilton Head Gullah Festival

Everything You Need to Know about the Hilton Head Gullah Festival

The Hilton Head Gullah Festival is considered one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast and for a good reason. It’s a wonderful opportunity for visitors and locals alike to experience Gullah culture through food, music, art, and history. Did we mention food? The Taste of Gullah and the Ol’ Fashioned Gullah Breakfast are […]

Strolling the beach together is one of the romantic things to do in Hilton Head

4 of the Best Suggestions for Romantic Things to Do in Hilton Head

If the main goal for your next vacation is to spend some quality time with the one you love, you don’t want to miss out on all of the fun you can have together in Hilton Head. This region is known for its outdoor activities, most of which are centered on the beach. But, there […]

Enjoy a sunset dinner cruise in Hilton Head

What’s Better Than a Sunset Dinner Cruise on Hilton Head Island?

Sunsets are nothing short of amazing from almost any vantage point in the South Carolina Lowcountry. But, a sunset dinner cruise in Hilton Head is one of the best ways you can experience this “everyday” event in spectacular fashion. Your Hilton Head Island adventure is sure to include plenty of opportunities to relax, eat delicious […]

Summer Shopping at Coligny Plaza Shopping Center

How to Spend an Afternoon at Coligny Plaza Shopping Center

Any vacation can get can off to a rocky start if you suddenly realize you forgot to pack a few essentials. Beach vacations require bathing suits, flip-flops, and sunglasses, for sure. And a romantic weekend night call for a new dress for an elegant night out. Not to worry. Hilton Head, SC, offers some of […]

Harbor Town Lighthouse Hilton Head

Why Should You Visit the Iconic Harbor Town Lighthouse Hilton Head?

If you’re looking for a fantastic view with a beautiful structure to match, you want to visit the Harbor Town Lighthouse Hilton Head. This structure stands tall and distinct over the ocean and Sea Pines. Visitors to Hilton Head island are immediately greeted by this amazing lighthouse. When you come stay at Hilton Head, the […]

Best Are to Stay in Hilton Head

We Know the Best Area to Stay in Hilton Head

Hilton Head is a beautiful island, and continually ranked as one of the most popular areas in South Carolina. When you come to Hilton Head, you’re coming for beautiful beaches, friendly atmosphere, and a relaxing, memorable vacation. No shortage of memories to be made here! But many people still ask the question: what’s the best […]

Hilton Head Christmas Events

Come to These Hilton Head Christmas Events This December!

We are quickly approaching that time of the year again! Distant relations are requesting present lists. The stores are beginning to deck out their windows with toys, lights, and fake snow. Turn on the radio and you may even catch a station playing a jaunty holiday tune or two. That’s right, the Christmas season is […]

Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge

The Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge is a Great Spot for Your Hilton Head Vacation!

When you come to stay at Hilton Head, you know you’re going to see some natural beauty. A lot of that natural beauty can be found in the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. Established in 1975, the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge is over 4000 acres and houses a wide variety of natural biomes and, […]

Island Playground Hilton Head

You and Your Kids Will Love Island Playground Hilton Head

If you’re vacationing and got kids with you, you know the struggle. You make big plans and then the unpredictable weather just ruins everyone’s day. Oh well, better luck next time, right? Absolutely not! There are plenty of fun things to do in Hilton Head when it rains, and one of the best places to […]

Bowling Hilton Head

Bowling Hilton Head and Beyond Promises a Fun Time For All!

Do you have a spare evening? Are you hoping your weekend doesn’t end up in the gutter? Are you just itching for that perfect event to really make your week a strike? (Okay, we’ll stop.) Yes, we’re talking about bowling! There’s tons of bowling Hilton Head and the surrounding area offers. It’s a great activity and certainly fun for you […]

Victoria Bluff Heritage Preserve

Visit the Victoria Bluff Heritage Preserve

Calling all nature lovers! When you vacation in the South Carolina Lowcountry, you’ll discover a variety of outdoor retreats. Nestled on the outskirts of Hilton Head Island, spend the day at the scenic Victoria Bluff Heritage Preserve in Bluffton, SC. This 1,111-acre reserve provides a peaceful place for you to escape the hustle and bustle […]

ZipLine Hilton Head

Why You Need to Plan a ZipLine Hilton Head Tour

Fresh ocean breezes, stunning outdoor destinations, and world-renowned beaches define the natural allure of our island. In fact, you’ll find many captivating adventures around every corner of our outdoor-oriented destination. Here at Palmetto Sands Vacation Rentals, we enjoy the wondrous tours at ZipLine Hilton Head. This tour with Broad Creek Marina Adventures takes you to […]