In the 1970s, Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort was searching for a solution to two problems: shallow waterways and a rapidly eroding beachfront. At high tide, the 3-mile long beach would almost disappear. At low tide, the 150-foot wide beach was too wet to enjoy. Enter Dr. Per Bruun, a Danish engineer and world-renowned pioneer in … Continue reading FUN FACTS ABOUT PALMETTO DUNES’ LAGOONS
It's an annual Sea Pines South Beach favorite! Will you be with us on the island Thanksgiving week? If so, on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 from 4:00 - 8:00 pm, please come join us at the Salty Dog Cafe Homecoming, located at 232 S. Sea Pines Drive. It's the perfect way to start the holiday … Continue reading COME HOME TO THE SALTY DOG CAFE
Here's something educational to do while out and about in this beautiful autumn weather we are having: When you are biking along the island's more than 60 miles of pathways and you come across one of the Hilton Head Island Culture Palmetto Trees, look it up! You will learn about the history of or the public … Continue reading WHY ARE PALMETTO TREES ON THE BIKE PATHS?
During your stay with us, be sure to visit one of our favorite brunch spots on the island. There are plenty of places that do brunch just on weekends but these offer brunch every day! When you are on vacation, isn't every day the weekend? Watusi: In the Coligny area of Forest Beach at 71 … Continue reading BRUNCH IS ALWAYS A GOOD IDEA
Hurry and book your reservation to vacation on the island the weekend of November 9th! The weather and rates are great this time of year and you don't want to miss this! Coming up on November 9th and 10th, join us for the Hilton Head Oyster Festival at Shelter Cove Towne Park. There will be … Continue reading THE WORLD IS YOUR OYSTER
On Wednesday, October 31 (Halloween Day) at 3:00 pm, take the family and head over to the Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, to learn all about everyone's favorite flying mammals, LOWCOUNTRY BATS! Bats are one of the Earth’s most maligned creatures, partly because of myths, the media, and lack of knowledge. This program will … Continue reading WE’RE BATTY FOR HALLOWEEN
On Saturday, October 27, Shelter Cove Community Park is hosting a Pumpkin Patch from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm! If you are staying at one of our properties in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove is an easy bike ride away! This event is $10 for children and FREE for adults, but please leave your pets at … Continue reading LET’S PLAY IN THE PUMPKIN PATCH!