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
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?
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 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!
Just skip, hop, or jump over to Bluffton and you'll find seafood and art galore at the Fourteenth Annual Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival! Though the festival is a week long, the highlight of the festival is the Streetfest taking place Saturday, October 20th and Sunday, October 21st. Before you head out, make sure … Continue reading DO YOU LIKE ART AND SEAFOOD?
Need your enchilada fix this weekend? Itching to dance the salsa on a gorgeous sunny day? Head on over to the Shelter Cove Towne Center for the La Isla Magazine’s 7th Jalisco Estrella Beer Latin Music Festival on Sunday, October 14th from 12 pm – 8 pm. Food, clothing, and other vendors will cater to your … Continue reading LATIN FOOD, MUSIC, AND FUN (OH MY!)
Finding the perfect vacation home or villa can be exciting. Our vacation rentals come with fully equipped kitchens. It's important that it feels like your home away from home. Although you will be planning some days checking out the local eateries, you also want to be able to utilize the kitchen in your rental to … Continue reading Cooking Tips While Staying In A Vacation Rental