A Hilton Head Island Information Center
Hilton Head Island, located in South Carolina just north of Savannah, Ga. is
a world famous vacation destination for families who enjoy the beach and for
golfers and tennis players. Hilton Head has 14 miles of beautiful beaches,
two dozen golf courses (on the island or nearby), hundreds of tennis courts, and
about 200 restaurants. Hilton Head is a favorite of nature lovers as well.
Hilton Head's climate is semi-tropical and dress is very informal.
This Hilton Head Island information site will provide both first time visitors and
returning visitors with information, suggestions and recommendations regarding
the island, activities , rental lodging, beaches, nature, fishing and everything
else. Find out why Hilton Head Island is not like Myrtle Beach.
The links at the bottom of this page will provide a guide useful to
both newcomers and returning visitors:
First Time Visitors describes how to get to Hilton Head, provides a
brief history and geographic information, lists available activities and will
guide you on what to pack and what lodging is available for visitors, from villas
and condos to homes to hotels.
Returning Visitors is an update for those who have been to Hilton Head
in the past and want to know what has changed. You might want to check out
first time visitors for what
to do to make sure you haven't missed anything.
Our Favorites presents activities, entertainment and places to go on Hilton
Head recommended by the
web master personally, and represent the personal opinion of the web
master. As time goes on we hope to add favorites nominated by visitors who
contact us through Your Comments, Please. We want this to be your
web site and have already incorporated many suggestions and we have
added the Visitors Recommend page.
Recommended Activities is similar to Our Favorites but
presented in a different way and with prices. I developed it as a flyer
for my family reunion and decided to add it to the site.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) is devoted to answering questions
that many visitors may have about Hilton Head.
Nature discusses the abundant wildlife visitors can enjoy
while visiting Hilton Head.
Find Accommodations is where to go to find a place to stay
while you vacation in Hilton Head. Be sure to click on the
map or on the links such as "ocean front", "near
ocean", etc. to get an idea of options and prices, from luxury
ocean front properties to more affordable rentals convenient to the
Rental Property Owners is aimed primarily at potential owners
or those contemplating putting their property on the rental market to
help offset costs of ownership. Information provided includes guidance on
selecting a rental agent and suggestions regarding furnishings and
Calendar of Events is updated frequently and announces events
and attractions as far in advance as dates are known. Included are performing
arts, festivals, tournaments and other entertainment of interest to visitors.
Schedule changes are beyond our control: be sure to call ahead.
Weather Forecast will give you the forecast for Hilton Head
for the next week
or so without taking you out of this site.
Kids camps will give you some ideas about activities designed
expressly for the kids - things they can do without parents - not only
for their enjoyment but to give you some time to yourselves. They can
learn about alligators, go boating or kayaking, observe dolphins or just
enjoy the natural wonders of Hilton Head. Some of
these allow parental participation.
Other links available will provide additional useful information to
visitors and vacationers.
Another way to navigate this site, especially if you know what
information you want, is to click on Site Map (Index) and follow
the alphabetical links there.
The opinions and recommendations in "Favorite Places" are those of the author. Businesses
recommended have not paid any consideration to be included - they are businesses
with which the author is personally acquainted and in whose personal opinion
offer a good quality product or service at a reasonable price.
We hope you can help us make this a better site by providing your comments
about the site and your nominations for favorite places and activities. Our
feedback form is located at "Your comments please".
We have tried
to be accurate - if you find a mistake, please let us know about it. Click
"Your comments, please".
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