Brynn Flaherty, Author at Coastal Vacation Rentals

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Are you considering booking one of our Hilton Head Vacation Rentals? Or have you already booked and want to know more about what’s included in your stay? Well, look no further! Our team at Coastal Vacation Rentals is looking forward to hosting you for your next trip to Hilton Head. We want to make sure your trip goes smoothly and goes off without a hitch.  With that in mind, we make sure our homes are stocked, clean, and ready for your arrival. Learn more about what we do to help make you stay the best it can be!  

Free Daily Activities  

When you book one of our Hilton Head vacation Rentals*, you’ll have access to several golf and other island activities across the island each day of your stay. You can enjoy one weekly Bike Rental for 2, a Dolphin and Nature Tour, one Adventure Cove Mini Golf & Arcade admission, and one round of Golf at Five Island courses every day of your trip! You can participate in one of these activities each day of your trip.  

After booking, you will receive an email from Xplorie to begin booking your activities. If you would like more information or need additional assistance with booking activities, please text COAST to 94479.  

*This offer is for short-term rentals only. Activities are not available to monthly renters, long-term renters, or stays beyond 28 nights. 

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Beach Towels 

Visiting one of the many beaches of Hilton Head Island is a must-do during your stay! That’s why we wanted to ease your packing list by including beach towels in your stay in one of our vacation rentals. We provide one luxury beach town for each registered guest that is in your reservations. That way each person has their own towel that they can bring to our beautiful beaches, and you don’t need to worry about packing them or sharing them with other members of your family.  


When you arrive at one of our vacation rentals, we will ensure that the linens in the bedrooms and bathrooms are fresh and clean! Between each stay, we clean and replace all the linens. Upon arrival, each bed will be freshly made, and bathrooms fully stocked with bath towels and washcloths. We provide 2 bath towels and washcloths for every person that is registered to be sleeping on the property. Additionally, we will provide a sealed bag of clean linens for any properties that have a sleeper sofa or a Murphy bed.  

Starter Amenities 

To help get your stay started without a hitch, we supply our vacation rentals with a starter kit of amenities of household items. Each bathroom will be supplied with two rolls of toilet paper and a starter kick with shampoo, conditioner, body soap, and hand soap. In the Kitchen, we will stock it up with one paper towel roll, 3 dish detergent pods, 3 laundry pods, one sponge, liquid dish soap, and a few trash bags.  

Welcome Bag 

As a thank you for staying with Coastal Vacation Rentals, you will receive a welcome bag upon arrival with a handful of snacks and water to get you started. We know traveling can be tiring and you can’t make it to the grocery store right away, so we wanted to make sure you had some nourishment upon arrival with us.  

Browse our Luxury Hilton Head Vacation Rentals 

Haven’t booked your Hilton Head vacation rental yet? No worries! Browse our stunning rental homes with a private pool, pet-friendly homes, and ocean-view homes to start planning your next vacation to the iconic Hilton Head Island.  

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Hilton Head Island has some of the best beaches in South Carolina. With its pristine sandy shores, crystal-clear waters, and a variety of amenities, Hilton Head Island is a beach lover’s paradise. With more than 12 miles of beaches, Hilton Head Island has been recognized as one of the top 10 family beaches in the country. Whether you’re seeking family-friendly shores, secluded spots for relaxation, or opportunities for thrilling water activities, this island has it all.

Coligny Beach

Coligny Beach is a true gem on Hilton Head Island and stands as one of the most beloved and popular beaches in the area. With its wide expanse of soft, powdery sand and glistening turquoise waters, it offers a quintessential coastal experience. Coligny Beach is also known for its vibrant atmosphere, with beachside shops, restaurants, and entertainment options located nearby. One of the most popular restaurants is the Tiki Hut. This beachfront restaurant is a laid-back venue that boasts delicious food and live music every night.

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Driessen Park Beach

Driessen Beach Park, commonly known as Bradley Beach, is a hidden gem nestled on the beautiful shores of Hilton Head Island. This beach is popular with the locals due to its crowdless shores and ample parking. With its expansive sandy stretch, it provides plenty of space for sunbathing, picnicking, and building sandcastles. The calm and clear waters make it ideal for swimming, paddleboarding, and other water activities. Driessen Beach Park also boasts excellent amenities, including outdoor showers, restrooms, picnic areas, and a playground for children. It’s the perfect destination for a fun-filled day with the family, offering a blend of natural beauty, tranquility, and recreational opportunities.

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Folly Field Beach Park

Folly Field Beach Park on Hilton Head Island is a true coastal paradise that captures the essence of a classic beach getaway. With its expansive shoreline, powdery white sands, and crystal-clear waters, this beach offers a picturesque setting for sun-soaked adventures. Folly Field Beach Park is renowned for its family-friendly atmosphere, providing ample space for beach games, sandcastle building, and leisurely strolls along the water’s edge. Visitors can take a refreshing dip in the gentle waves or try their hand at water activities such as kayaking and paddleboarding. The park also features convenient amenities like restrooms, outdoor showers, and picnic areas, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable beach experience.

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Alder Lane

Alder Lane Beach on Hilton Head Island is a hidden gem tucked away amidst lush vegetation and towering trees, offering a secluded and tranquil coastal escape. This serene beach is a favorite among nature enthusiasts and those seeking a peaceful retreat. As you venture along the boardwalk, you’ll be greeted by a pristine shoreline and soft sands that invite you to relax and unwind. With limited parking spaces, Alder Lane Beach ensures a quieter and more intimate experience compared to some of the bustling beaches on the island.

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Burkes Beach

Burkes Beach on Hilton Head Island is a hidden coastal gem that offers a tranquil and serene beach experience. Tucked away from the more crowded areas, Burkes Beach provides a peaceful retreat for visitors seeking a quieter atmosphere. This pristine beach boasts wide stretches of soft sand, framed by gentle dunes and swaying beach grass. Its uncrowded nature allows for a more secluded and relaxing beach outing. Whether you’re looking to soak up the sun, go for a leisurely stroll, or simply enjoy the sounds of the waves, Burkes Beach provides a serene and idyllic setting.

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Start Planning your Hilton Head Vacation

Experience one of the many stunning Hilton Head Beaches this summer! The weather is starting to be perfect to spend a day at the beach. Book one of our luxury Hilton head vacation rentals to take your next steps toward a beach vacation!

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At Coastal Vacation Rentals, we know your vacation couldn’t paw-ssibly be complete without your four-legged family member. We are proud to offer a variety of (dogs only) Hilton Head pet-friendly vacation rentals in some of your favorite communities!

We invite you to bring your dog(s) to vacation at one of our properties labeled pet friendly. If you plan to bring your four-legged friend, pre-approval is needed at the time of booking, and we encourage you to read our pet policy below.

If a pet is found at a property not labeled pet-friendly or on-premises without advanced approval, guests will be charged $100 per night per pet of contracted rental agreement dates and be asked to vacate the property immediately without a refund.

Our Pet-Friendly Vacation Rental Policies:

From our dogs to yours, we hope to see you and your furry friend soon! If you have any additional questions regarding our pet policy or our Hilton Head pet friendly rentals, please give us a call at 843-341-3330

Dog-Friendly Activities on Hilton Head

Hilton Head Dog-Friendly Beaches

Hilton Head is scattered with a variety of beaches that are dog friendly! Some of the most popular beaches are Burkes Beach, Alder Lane Beach Access, and Fish Haul Beach Park. During the summer months from the Friday before Memorial Day to Labor Day, dogs are not permitted on the beach between the hours of 10 am to 5 pm. Outside of this time, dogs are allowed on the beaches on a leash or under voice control.

Over the Spring and Fall. April 1st to the Thursday before Memorial Day and Tuesday after Labor Day to September 30th, you can bring your dogs on a leash anytime. If you are looking to bring your dog off leash and under voice control, you’ll have to do so in the mornings before 10 am or in the evenings after 5 pm. From October through May, you can bring your dog to the beach anytime on a leash or under voice control.

The dog leash regulations listed are not applicable to service dogs. Service dogs are allowed on the beaches anytime as long as they are leached.

If you do plan on bringing your dog to one of our Hilton Head Beaches, please be sure to pick up after your pet and properly dispose of any trash. Additionally, your dog is not permitted to swim in the designated swim areas of the beach.

Before bringing your dog to the beach, review the most updated Hilton Head Beaches animal rules on the Hilton Head Island government website.

Dog-friendly Restaurants on Hilton Head

We love bringing our dogs out with us to eat when the weather is nice, and the restaurant patios are open! It’s a great opportunity to get your dog out of your vacation rental with you. Some of our favorite Dog-Friendly restaurants include Skull Creek Boathouse, The Crazy Crab, Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks, and Frost Frog Café. Each of these delicious restaurants has an extensive outdoor seating area for you to relax and grab a bite to eat while Fido relaxes by your feet.

For a full list of dog-friendly restaurants on Hilton head island, please check out Bring Fido.

Dog Daycare, Vacation Resorts, and Kennels

Are you interested in staying at one of our Hilton Head vacation rentals that is not pet friendly, but don’t want to leave your pet at home? Hilton Head Island has many locally owned and operated boarding options. We love to bring our dogs to Southpaw Pet Resort, Evergreen Pet Lodge, All About Pets, and Isle of Paws when we go out of town or are spending a long day out of the house. Many of these great locations offer daycare along with boarding. If you are planning on staying in one of our pet-friendly vacation rentals but planning a day full of non-pet-friendly activities, you can still bring them to one of these amazing companies for a day of stimulation with other dogs.

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Don’t leave Fido behind! Start planning your next Hilton Head Vacation that includes your four-legged friend by browsing our stunning pet-friendly vacation rentals. We would love to see you and your dog on your next visit to Hilton Head Island!

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Summer is a beautiful time of year to visit Hilton Head Island! From the beautiful beaches to the pro golf courses, trust us when we say there is no shortage of things to do this summer. To add to all the great summer activities on Hilton Head Island, there are some great, family-friendly events as well! Find our guide to summer events on the island below.

HarbourFest Shelter Cove Harbour

When: Weekly June – August | Where: Shelter Cove Harbour

HarbourFest at Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina is one of the most popular summer events on Hilton Head Island! This event happens all summer long from June through August. While you attend this event enjoy a wide variety of activities and entertainment for all ages. In 2023, HarbourFest will feature live entertainment by singer-songwriter Shannon Tanner, Cappy the Clown, and a Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band. There is also a variety of other family-friendly activities like arts and crafts, food and drink vendors, and weekly fireworks displays on Tuesday nights. The beautiful Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina offer stunning views of the water and a relaxing atmosphere. Its festive atmosphere, delicious food, and exciting entertainment make HarbourFest the perfect way to spend a summer evening on Hilton Head Island.

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Summer Jams

When: Tuesdays, June 13 – August 8, 2023 | Where: Shelter Cove Park

Summer Jams is another exciting summer event on Hilton Head Island that takes place at Shelter Cove Community Park. This summer-long event takes place on Tuesdays from June 13th to August 8th. Enjoy the beautiful park while your kids enjoy the park, and bounce houses and they can get their faces painted! The event also offers food and drink vendors, as well as a fun-filled atmosphere for visitors of all ages. Make sure you bring your lawn chairs or a blanket so you can enjoy the fireworks that start around 9 pm. Summer Jams at Shelter Cove Community Park is the perfect event to attend on Hilton Head Island for the whole family.

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Party in the Park + Maker’s Fair

When: Thursdays, June 22 – July 27, 2023 | Where: Lowcountry Celebration Park

Party in the Park + Maker’s Fair is a unique and exciting event on Hilton Head Island that brings together local artisans, musicians, and food vendors. This event takes place at the new and beautiful Lowcountry Celebration Park! Walk around the Maker’s fair and browse a variety of handmade crafts and goods, including jewelry, pottery, paintings, and more. If you’d like to just sit and enjoy the beautiful Hilton Head Summer weather, you can enjoy live music performances by local musicians. If you plan on coming after dinner you can enjoy a great family-friendly happy hour. Party in the Park + Maker’s Fair is a great way to support local businesses and artists while enjoying a fun-filled day out with friends and family!

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Book a Hilton Head Vacation Rentals for Summer

We love Hilton Head Island during the summer. The weather is perfect and there is always a celebration going on. Book your Hilton Head Vacation rental for your next summer adventure! We have vacation rentals for everyone. From large homes to pet-friendly homes to homes with pools, you’ll find the perfect vacation home for you.

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Hilton Head Island is one of the most popular destinations in South Carolina! Between our beautiful properties and all of the fun things to do across the island, we guarantee you won’t be disappointed in your decision to come to our island. Of course, you’ll need to find a place to stay when you come. Our expansive Hilton Head Vacation Rentals collection is ready to welcome you home for your vacation, especially 2 Barrier Beach.

About 2 Barrier Beach

2 Barrier Beach is one of our larger vacation rentals that are perfect for a large group! This stunning lowcountry home is just a 3-minute walk from Burke’s Beach. Sleeping up to 18 guests, this home has 4 bedrooms and 4 and a half baths. Two of the bedrooms have king-sized beds. Another has 2 queen beds, and the last bedroom has a set of custom-built bunk beds. The loft also has a sleeper sofa and an additional bunk bed. There is no shortage of sleeping space!  

We cannot forget about the living spaces! 2 Barrier Beach has a large interior space and plenty of space outside. The open floor plan between the living space and the kitchen means no one gets left out of the fun! The kitchen has the equipment, stainless steel appliances, and custom cabinetry. Just off the living space is one of two walk-out patios with rocking chairs. This is a great spot to enjoy coffee in the morning!  

Upstairs there is a perfect hang-out spot for the kids and those that are kids at heart. The Loft is a multifunctional space for fun during the day and sleeping at night. This room doubles as a gaming room with a multipurpose gaming table and a smart tv!  

The outdoor space will bring a smile to anyone who loves to host and entertain. There is a private pool, a gas grill, a custom-built bar with a built-in cooler, a mini fridge, and new bar stools. That’s not even the best part! Relax in the evening outside in the outdoor covered living room with 2 50-in TV! Also, if you plan on spending some time on Burke’s Beach, there is an outside shower on the property where you can wash off the sand before going inside.  

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Don’t miss out on this prime, luxury property! Being so close to the beach and all the great things to do in the house, your family will never be bored. If 2 Barrier Beach is not what you’re looking for, it’s okay. We have a variety of other vacation rentals in Hilton Head that might be more your speed. If you’re interested in 2 Barrier Beach, book it now! Availability for this property is going fast for the summer!

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Hilton Head Island has been voted one of the top golfing destinations in the country year after year. In fact, the island is ranked among the Top 5 golf destinations in the World! With over 30 different courses scattered on and around the island, you have no shortage of options for a round of golf. It is understandable that it can be hard to choose where to play, so to help you decide which course to play, we compiled a list of some of the best golf courses on Hilton Head Island. 

Sea Pines Resort Golf Courses 

Harbour Town Golf Links 

Known as one of the best golf courses on the Island, Harbour Town Golf Links is a bucket list golf course for those who love the game. Every year since 1969, this iconic course hosts the RBC Heritage PGA Tournament in mid-April. The intricate design of the course by Pete Dye and consultant Jack Nicklaus places an emphasis on finesse, imagination, and shot-making rather than strength.  Looking for a place to rest after a day on the green? Browse our collection of luxury Harbour Town vacation rentals to allow you to be close enough to play even more rounds at this famous course.

Par: 71 

Location: 11 Lighthouse Ln, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Heron Point 

This 7,035-yard course is everything you can imagine from the legendary golf architect Pete Dye. It has every element you might expect in a Lowcountry Dye design including water, bulkheads, sand, and perfect conditions. It recently went under some modifications to become more player friendly. Now, there are seven sets on each hole so even your Junior golfers can tag along and play.  

Par: 72 

Location: 100 N. Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Atlantic Dunes 

Atlantic Dunes is Hilton Head Island’s first golf course. Due to its long-standing on the island, it went through a renovation to modernize the course. This modernization was done by David Love III. Today it still holds its classic Lowcountry charm, but it has been updated to accommodate modern shot values and frame scenic corridors. As you play this course be sure to enjoy the stunning ocean views!  

Par: 72 

Location: 100 N. Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Seeking Luxury Golf View Accommodations?

Looking for easy access to play rounds and enjoy the stunning views of the Sea Pines Golf Course? Discover the perfect home away from home in Hilton Head Island at the upscale community of Sea Pines Plantation rentals!

Palmetto Dunes Golf Courses 

Arthur Hills Course 

Awarded 2021 Traveler’s Choice by TripAdvisor, Arthur Hills has been a staple on the island since 1991. Named after its designer, this course is true to the Hills style. Your game will have to focus on accuracy and precision over distance as this course tests even the best of golfers with pines and oaks like the fairways and strategically placed lakes. This course hosts several college tournaments where players like Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, and David Duval have played.  

Par: 72 

Location: 2 Leamington Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Robert Trent Jones Course 

Named after its designer, the Robert Trent Jones Course is known for its panoramic views of the lagoon and the ocean. The 10th hole of this course is the most iconic hole of the course because the offer the most views from the elevated greens. The shifting winds from the ocean are sure to make each round of this course most memorable.  

Par: 72 

Location: 7 Trent Jones Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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George Fazio Course 

As Hilton Head Island’s only par 70 public golf course, it is the island’s most distinctive and challenging layout. Made up mostly of long par 4s, golfers regard this course as the most challenging course on the Island. It was designed to be a true and fair test for golfers of all skill levels. 

Par: 70 

Location: 7 Carnoustie Road, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Looking for Upscale Condos with Luxury Amenities?

Discover our collection of luxury condos at Palmetto Dunes for the perfect balance of golf courses, tennis, and relaxing by the shoreline for your next beach getaway.

Shipyard Golf Courses

Brigantine Course

Brigantine Course is the shortest and newest course of the three Shipyard Golf Courses. Built and designed in 1982 by Willard C Byrd, this course requires shot-making and a good short game. As you play along this course, you can spot alligators sunning themselves along the water hazards. This course is only 9 holes, but it offers 4 tee positions to accommodate all levels of play.  

Par: 36 

Location: 10 Clubhouse Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Galleon Course 

Another 9-hole course in the Shipyard Golf Club, Galleon Course is the original nine holes of the club. Designed by George W. Cobb and built-in 1970, you can meander through large oaks and tall pines. This course also offers 4 tee positions to accommodate all levels of play. 

Par: 36 

Location: 10 Clubhouse Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Clipper Course 

Clipper Course is the longest and most difficult of the 3 Shipyard courses. George W. Cobb designed this course with plenty of sand and water hazards. This course requires a good long game and a soft touch and you navigate around the greens. The same as the other two courses, Clipper had 4 tee positions to accommodate all levels of players.  

Par: 36 

Location: 10 Clubhouse Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928 

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Stay in Shipyard Plantation

Book your stay from our selection of Shipyard Plantation Rentals, a great home base to experience all that Hilton Head Island has to offer.

Other Courses around the Island 

We also have a few honorable mention golf courses that are also very popular with visitors on the island. Barony Course in Port Royal is one of the first courses built on the island. Today, it had new resurfaced greens to produce a new challenge to the course. Also in Port Royal is Robber’s Row. This course is set atop former civil war grounds and is scattered with historical markers throughout the course. Lastly, we cannot forget to mention Golder Bear Golf Club in Indigo Run. This course is home to a gorgeous landscape of rolling terrain, thick woodlands, and beautiful lagoons.

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Make the most of your vacation to Hilton Head Island by indulging in a round of golf or two. We have plenty of luxury vacation rentals with or without a golf view in Sea Pines, Palmetto Dunes, and Shipyard near these amazing courses we listed above. Browse our Hilton Head vacation rentals to take your next steps to the perfect golf vacation.  

Being surrounded by water, there is no shortage of waterfront dining on Hilton Head Island, SC. From fine dining establishments to casual dining, you can find a waterfront restaurant for any occasion. Find some of our favorite restaurants on the water in Hilton Head below!

Hudson’s Seafood House on The Docks

Located on the North Side of the island is the world-famous Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks. This iconic seafood eatery serves up some of the freshest seafood on the island. Over 90% of the seafood they serve come from local boats and is brought directly to their docks for them to serve that day. For over 50 years, Hudson’s has been serving low-country seafood feasts to guests as they watch the sunset over the water.

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Coast, Oceanfront Dining

Coast, Oceanfront Dining is a popular restaurant in Sea Pine Planation’s The Sea Pines Resort. Open for lunch and dinner every day, they serve some of the best culinary delights including fresh, local seafood. Their inviting beachfront atmosphere matches the stunning ocean views from the restaurant. Coast has everything for everyone with its family-friendly menu. Reservations are recommended for this delicious restaurant especially during the summer when they have live entertainment from 4-7 pm.

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The Salty Dog Café

Even if you haven’t visited Hilton Head Island, you have probably heard of The Salty Dog Café, or at least have seen their logo. This iconic Island staple is located at the South Beach Marina in the Sea Pines Plantation. The Salty Dog is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This family-friendly environment is a perfect way to end a long day on the beach. Don’t forget to check out the colorful shirts they have for sale while you’re there!

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Skull Creek Boathouse

Located on the banks of Skull Creek, The Boathouse offers some of the most breathtaking views of the water. There is no obstruction to the water views in this place! Between the glass-walled dining room and their large patio, you will always have the best seat in the house to watch the sunset. Enjoy the award-winning cuisine featuring fresh fish, seafood, and an in-house sushi bar.

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Skull Creek Dockside

Just neighbors to the Boathouse are Skull Creek Dockside. Located on the North Side of the island this unique waterfront dining experience has stunning sunset views over the water. The Docksides covered patio and outdoor bar bring an excellent dining experience, you won’t want to leave. Open for lunch and dinner, you can enjoy delicious seafood and some of the best BBQ on the island.

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Ela’s on the Water

If you are looking for a romantic night out, Ela’s on the Water is the place to go. This waterfront restaurant is only open for dinner starting at 5 pm and for Sunday brunch from 11 am to 2 pm. Enjoy the exceptional water views while you enjoy some of the award-winning seafood, prime-cut steaks, and contemporary décor. Ela’s is a popular restaurant on the Shelter Cove Harbour that does require a reservation.

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The Dunes House

The Dunes House is an exclusive beachfront restaurant for those staying in the Palmetto Dunes. So if you are staying in one of our Palmetto Dunes Plantation vacation rentals, this is a great place to get lunch or dinner after a long day on the beach. Their laid-back beach bar and restaurant feature some of the best grill hamburgers, wraps, hot dogs, fish tacos as well as other delicious dishes.

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Tiki Hut

The Tiki Hut is an island icon for nearly 50 years. This is the place to go for a good time on Hilton Head Island. Their laid-back atmosphere welcomes locals and visitors alike with their bar food and drinks. Located right on South Forest beach you can sink your toes into the sand while you enjoy a burger and a cocktail. They host live music daily from 1 pm to 5 pm.

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Enjoy panoramic water views at the Quarterdeck! As one of the newest restaurants at The Sea Pines Resort, this fine dining establishment has some of the best-in-class menu offerings. Located right next to the iconic lighthouse in Harbour Town, the first floor of the restaurant is dedicated to the bar and dining area and the second floor is home to the oyster bar. Reservations are recommended.

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The Crazy Crab

The Crazy Crab is the place to go that the whole family will enjoy! They are well known for their Lowcountry seafood specialties including their crab legs. They have won multiple local wards for years when it comes to their iconic crab legs. The Crazy Crab is such a popular restaurant they opened two locations on the island. The first one is in Harbour Town and the other is on the opposite side of the island in Jarvis Creek. No matter which location you visit, you’ll see why this has been a local favorite for over 30 years!

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As you start planning your next Hilton Head vacation, it’s good to know all the best waterfront restaurants on the island! Trust us when we say there is no wrong place to go when it comes to dining on Hilton Head. Browse our collection of Hilton Head Vacation rentals and take your first step to enjoy some of the best seafood in South Carolina!

The RBC Heritage Golf Tournament is the most anticipated event on Hilton Head Island! This annual golf tournament takes place at the Harbour Town Golf Links from April 10th to 16th, 2023. Golf Enthusiasts do not want to miss this event.  For those lucky enough to score tickets, you are in for an action-packed event full of activities! After a day full of activities, you need a place to stay and relax. Our Hilton Head vacation homes are ready to welcome you to this iconic event. Find our top recommended homes for your trip to Hilton Head for the RBC Heritage Golf Tournament below.

Best Hilton Head Homes for the RBC Heritage Golf Tournament

24 Muirfield

Bedrooms: 4 | Sleeps: 8

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

Stay right on the course when you stay at 24 Muirfield! This luxury villa is located on the 2nd Fairway of Harbour Town Golf Links where the RBC Heritage Golf Tournament occurs. 24 Muirfield offers a variety of luxury amenities including a washer and dryer and smart TVs and it’s pet-friendly! Bring your family to this exciting annual event and enjoy all that Hilton Head Island has to offer!

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1 Catbird

Bedroom: 5 | Sleeps: 12

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

1 Catbird is a perfect Hilton Head Vacation Rental for the whole family! There is not only plenty of space but this home also features a game room everyone can enjoy. This spacious home is just a 10-minute drive from the Harbour Town Golf Links! Also, Bring your bikes! The beach is just a short 2-minute bike ride away from this home and it is supplied with beach towels for your beach day!

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1712 Bluff Villa

Bedrooms: 2 | Sleeps: 8

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

1712 Bluff Villa is a newly remodeled home that is the perfect place to stay during the RBC Heritage Golf Tournament. This beautiful second-story condo is located just a short distance from the tournament making it easy to go to and from! While staying in Bluff Villas, you can enjoy luxury amenities such as stainless steel appliances, a patio, and access to the community pool. Also, you are just a short 5-minute walk from the Beach!

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34 Shell Ring

Bedrooms: 3 | Sleeps: 10

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

34 Shell Ring is just a short drive to Harbor Town Golf Links! This Hilton Head home is perfect for a family visiting during the Golf Tournament. 34 Shell Ring is within the Carolina Place community giving you access to the community pool and the tennis courts. Other amenities include stainless steel appliances, in-home internet, a propane grill, and a lagoon view. Enjoy a beautiful deck and the screened-in porch during the tournament downtime!

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3411 Carolina Place

Bedrooms: 3 | Sleeps: 8

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

3411 Carolina Place is a peaceful, private villa within the highly sought-after Carolina Place Community in Sea Pines Plantation. This villa is a perfect place to stay with your family or a group of friends. Enjoy luxury amenities such as a lagoon view, deck, and community amenities like the pool and tennis courts. One of the best things about the villa is that it’s pet-friendly! Located just off the main road, 3411 Carolina Place is a five-minute drive from the tournament.

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51 Lawton Road

Bedrooms: 5 | Sleeps: 18

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

Stay at this stunning Lowcountry-style home! 51 Lawton Road has a beautiful chef’s kitchen, spacious living room, and large outdoor space. The front of the house has a relaxing covered porch and at the back, there is a private saltwater pool, gas grill, and a fire pit. Each is a perfect place to relax after a long day on the course. The Harbor Town Golf Links is just a quick 5-minute drive away. Lawton Road is a pet-friendly home, so you don’t have to leave fido behind!

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2249 Heritage Villa

Bedroom: 3 | Sleeps: 8

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

2249 Heritage Villa is a luxurious vacation villa that is just minutes from the Harbour Town Golf Links course! This home is perfect for your group of friends that are looking to enjoy Hilton Head’s iconic annual golf event. This home offers a variety of luxury amenities including access to a community pool, stainless appliances, patio furniture, and 24-hour security. 2249 Heritage Villa is the ideal vacation rental for a small family or group vacation!

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86 Otter Road

Bedrooms: 3 | Sleeps: 10

Location: Sea Pines Plantation

86 Otter Road is a beautiful Sea Pines home just 10 minutes from the RBC Heritage Golf Tournament. This private home has an open and inviting floor plan with a private deck, and gas grill outside. While staying in this vacation home you will have access to the Sea Pines Trolly, the Racquet Club, and the Harbour Town Community Pool. 86 Otter Road is the perfect vacation rental for your next trip to Hilton Head Island.

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Book Your Hilton Head Vacation Rental for RBC Heritage

We have a variety of Hilton Head vacation rentals across the Island still available for the most anticipated event on the island! Whether you are looking to stay all week or just part of the tournament, we have homes ready to host you! Browse our Hilton Head Golf Course View homes for an extra special golf getaway.

Hilton Head Island is a popular destination for families! Between the stunning sandy beaches and the kid-friendly entertainment, there is no shortage of things to do to keep your young ones occupied. Learn more about all the amazing things Hilton Head Island has to offer for families below!

Family-Friendly Attractions 

Mermaid of Hilton Head

Get out on the water and embark on a mystical adventure with Mermaid of Hilton Head! From sunset cruises to mermaid encounter tours, you are guaranteed an adventure. Young kids would love to go on the Mermaid Encounter Tour. On this tour, you join Pinky Plankton and Sailor Scruffy to find Mermaid Nina. Once you find Mermaid Nina you can help save her from the Evil Professor AI G in a Bubble Battle. This is the perfect adventure for kids!  

Sandbox Children’s Museum

Sometimes, rain can put a damper on your vacation. Sandbox Children’s Museum is a hands-on museum perfect for entertaining kids when the weather just isn’t what you’re expecting. With dedicated spaces for all ages, there are exhibits every kid can enjoy. The Sandbox exhibits include The Sandcastle, STEM Ally, Flight Lab, kinetic sand tables, interactive Lego wall, light bright, light table, bubbles and lights, our Gullah, beaches vet clinic, Island grocery, Charlies Petite E’Toile Verte Cafe, Bepaw and Mimi’s Dolphin Cove, Shrimp Tales, Flight Deck, Paravion Island Tire Garage, Build It!, and an Outside Sandbox. From science to building to bubbles, your kids will love this children’s museum! 

Adventure Cove

Fun and games are what Adventure Cove is all about! Take your family to Adventure Cove to play a round or two of miniature golf. They have two 18-hole theme courses: Paradice Falls and Lost Lagoon. Once you’re done on the course, head inside the arcade! Test your game skills to win tickets and prizes! Adventure Cove is perfect if you have older children and want to keep them active! 

Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge

Get out into nature at Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge covers over 4,000 acres of salt marsh, tidal creek, maritime forest, open field, land brush, and multiple freshwater ponds.  These habitats are home to a wide variety of bird and plant life. Waterfowl, shorebirds, wading birds, raptors, neo-tropical migrants, white-tailed deer, and American alligators have been found to frequent the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge. While visiting the refuge you can go hiking, fishing, biking, bird watching, and hunting.  

Family-Friendly Beaches 

Driessen Beach Park

Hilton Head Island is scattered with stunning beaches that are perfect for families to visit. First is Driessen Beach Park, a local hidden gem! This beach park has a variety of amenities including picnic shelters, grills, vending machines, beach rentals, a playground, restrooms, water fountains, and outdoor showers. Driessen Beach is perfect for sandcastle building with its fine white sand. 

Islander Beach Park

Walk down the boardwalk over the dunes to Islander Beach Park. This family-friendly beach is also accessible! Leading down to the beach are mats to help persons in wheelchairs and people with other disabilities navigate the sandy beach. Islander Beach Park is also home to a playground, picnic pavilion, grills, outdoor showers, and beach rentals. A lifeguard is present during the summer months to help keep everyone safe. Islander Beach Park is perfect if you are looking to spend the entire day on the beach.

Coligny Beach 

Coligny Beach has some of the calmest waters along Hilton Head Island’s shoreline. This is one of the best and most popular beaches on Hilton Head Island. This full beach park is full of amenities like outdoor showers, changing rooms, restrooms, and a variety of places to sit. While beach chairs and umbrellas are available to rent, you can also find swings and wooden chairs under gazebos available for anyone. During the season, a lifeguard is on duty to keep everyone safe. As an extra bonus, this beach offers free Wi-Fi!  

Family-Friendly Vacation Rental on Hilton Head Island 

Find your family-friendly home on Hilton Head Island with Coastal Vacation Rentals of Hilton Head Island. Our homes with private pools offer the perfect opportunity if the children in your group constantly want to be in the water. We even have homes that you can bring your entire family to! Our pet-friendly homes allow you to bring fido along with you so no member of your family gets left behind. Browse all our Hilton Head Vacation Rentals today and start planning your next family vacation!


Our Hilton Head team at Coastal Vacation Rentals is honored to have been named Hilton Head Island’s Favorite Travel Agency! This honor could not have been achieved without everyone who voted for us in the 2022 Hilton Head Monthly’s Readers’ Choice Awards.  We are so thankful to everyone who voted for us. Our mission is to provide a memorable Hilton Head Island vacation for guests and provide the highest level of property management service to our vacation rental homeowners. 

We are grateful to all our homeowners, guests, and staff who have helped build Coastal Vacation Rentals to where it is today. Thank you to our local community who voted us Hilton Head Island’s Favorite Travel Agency.