Everything You Need to Know About Hilton Head Lighthouses

Hilton Head Island in South Carolina has so much to offer travelers that love to spend their time exploring the outdoors. This charming barrier island offers the opportunity to explore dozens of different water sports or simply relax on the beautiful shores of the many beaches. Explore the area’s natural marshland scenery by boat or kayak. Then, spend some time visiting the beautiful Hilton Head lighthouses. These unique landmarks have long fascinated people and always make for intriguing vacation photos. Be sure to add this to the top of your travel itinerary.

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Our Top 2 Favorite Hilton Head Lighthouses 

Harbour Town Lighthouse

One of the most iconic lighthouses on the island, the Harbour Town Lighthouse is a favorite. If you’re looking to take a tour of Hilton Head lighthouses, you may want to start here. The red and white striped design makes for a whimsical, picturesque setting creating the perfect backdrop for a vacation photo. The best part about visiting this landmark in the area is that you can spend the rest of the day exploring the Harbour Town area. You’ll discover a handful of quaint local stores as well as top-notch restaurants. Head to the area to witness the lighthouse, then grab some lunch at a neighboring establishment.

Haig Point Lighthouse

Although this Hilton head lighthouse is actually located on the nearby Daufuskie Island, it’s well worth the trip. Daufuskie is a beautiful barrier island that can only be accessed by ferry. It’s a short trip from Hilton Head to the Haig Point Lighthouse, and you’ll be able to spend the day exploring the rest of the island. The lighthouse on this island was first built in 1872 and was later restored in 1967. Although it does still operate as a lighthouse, it is one of the most unique event venues in the area. After making the trip out to Daufuskie Island, spend the day learning about the area’s unique history and stop for a bite to each at one of the restaurants. 

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After a long day of exploring the Hilton Head lighthouses, you’ll want a comfortable place to stay. Our Beach Properties of Hilton Head vacation rentals offer everything you need to have the trip of a lifetime. Our properties are located all over the island, giving you the opportunity to pick the perfect area for you. Stay near the water if you want to be able to walk straight from your vacation rental to the beach in the mornings. You can also choose a property near a majority of the shops and restaurants on the island for easy access. Each of our properties offers access to either a private or public pool. Plus, when you stay with Beach Properties of Hilton Head, you’ll also be privy to the Advantage Discount Card. This card will get you discounts at more than 100 different restaurants, bars, and stores in the area.

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