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Hilton Head is a beautiful South Carolina destination for anyone who enjoys the beach, amazing food, and great golf courses. It’s fun to plan an upscale vacation here to indulge in the finer things of life and stay in a rental home with plenty of space to spread out and relax in style. Here are some of the best VRBOs in Hilton Head to call your home base on the island.
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You’ll love this fun and festive blue cottage in the Hilton Head area for pure seclusion with no crowds. This Daufuskie Island cottage measures 1,500 square feet and sleeps eight people with two bedrooms and 2.5 baths. You’ll need to take a ferry or water taxi from Hilton Head to get here, but that’s just part of the fun! That’s because you’ll be right on the ocean and on a corner lot with the Beach Club restaurant in walking distance. It’s a true vacation home with a screened-in porch looking out to the ocean, an open kitchen with nice countertops and appliances, and golf carts and bikes available to rent. Forget about the hustle of the mainland when you come here for a special island adventure that’s very popular among visitors.
Plan your stay at this cute and cozy cottage when you plan to be in Hilton Head and you’ll get accommodations for four people with one bedroom and one bathroom. The cottage is in the Sea Pines Resort and about a six-minute walk to the beach. You’ll have a nice amount of privacy here but also be able to use all the resort amenities with ease. Hop on a bike to get to the Lawton Stables and Sea Pines Forest Preserve. The pet-friendly interior space features a spacious kitchen, comfy pull-out sofa, dining room table, and walk-in shower. There’s also a large screened-in porch here that overlooks a lagoon – perfect for sipping coffee and reading a book for a relaxing start to your day.
Another villa worth checking out is this 1,177-square-foot one for up to six people. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms and is ideal for working remotely with 5G wireless internet. It’s a second-floor villa that overlooks the 15th fairway of the George Fazio Golf Course and has access to the beach, pool, tennis courts, pickleball courts, and bike paths. It is in a gated community in Palmetto Dunes with lagoon views and lots of amenities to enjoy. The beach is about 0.8 miles away from here, and pets are not allowed.
For your larger group of up to 10 people, consider this 3,700-square-foot house with four bedrooms and four bathrooms. It’s in the heart of Sea Pines Harbour Town and a five-minute walk from the golf tournament and town amenities. The space has an open floor plan, an updated kitchen, and balconies that overlook lagoons and golf courses. Bikes are available to rent and take out on the great bike paths that lead you to the beach.
A group of up to seven people can stay at this 1,500-square-foot villa with two bedrooms and two baths. It’s located on the second floor in building #1 at the SeaCrest Resort and has two private balconies to enjoy ocean views. It’s in the Coligny Beach area of Hilton Head and also has onsite amenities of indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs, a fitness center, and a seasonal poolside bar outside. There’s a washer and dryer here for guests to use, and pets are not allowed in the villa.
You can bring your dog along to enjoy this VRBO property with you and be just a short walk away from the beach. This property is a 3,700-square-foot house that sleeps eight people and has four bedrooms and 3.5 baths. The home is just four minutes to the beach path and has a pool, spa, and terrace for guests to use. There’s a barbecue here too overlooking the golf course. The pool and spa can be heated during the winter. Book this VRBO to be inside the Sea Pines Plantation and close to The Beach Club. Up to two dogs can stay here for a $175 fee per dog. The owners have three additional homes available for rent and also offer discounts on bike rentals.
Here’s a villa that measures 1,600 square feet and sleeps four guests with two bedrooms and three bathrooms. There’s fast Wi-Fi here for working, a thorough cleaning process between guests, and discounts for stays longer than one week. Harbour Town is 1/8 mile away, and there’s a trolley stop is located right outside. Your stay here includes access to TV and music streaming services, beach toys and umbrella, a Keurig coffeemaker, and a gas grill. Pets are not allowed here. It’s 15 minutes by bike from here to the Sea Pines Beach Club.
This is a Folly Field condo with one bedroom and one bathroom that’s great for up to four people in Hilton Head. It’s been recently renovated and has a queen-size bed, sleeper sofa, and two youth bunks. There’s also a full kitchen here for cooking meals. The condo is on the third floor near the elevator. Guests here enjoy easy access to the beach and swimming in the oceanfront pool.
You can also stay in this condo, which sleeps five people, measures 540 square feet, and has one bedroom and one bathroom. It’s at the Hilton Head Island Beach & Tennis Resort and is expertly cleaned with your own private entrance and everything you need inside to be comfortable. There are also lots of resort amenities onsite, including tennis courts, pickleball courts, pools, and bike rentals. Pets are not allowed here.
This VRBO rental is a 1,500-square-foot cottage that sleeps eight people in the Moss Creek Resort area of Hilton Head. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms and has been recently renovated. Inside you’ll find a full kitchen with custom lighting, new appliances, and granite countertops. There’s a laundry room for guests to use and also off-street parking with exterior lighting. The outdoor deck has a gas grill, and there are steps from the backyard with views of the marsh and wildlife. You can also hang out in the enclosed room with upscale patio furniture to look out over the marsh and golf course.
Enjoy the sunrise views from this one-bedroom, one-bathroom villa that sleeps people in 540 square feet. There’s a king-size bed, queen sleeper sofa, and bunk beds here for kids. This rental comes with free bikes, HDTVs, high-speed Wi-Fi, and oceanfront pool access. It is also at the Hilton Head Beach and Tennis Resort. Definitely check out the remodeled sports bar on site and the championship golf in the area.
Here’s a 1,200-square-foot house that sleeps four people for your trip to Hilton Head Island. It has two bedrooms and 2.5 baths, and it has a unique octagonal shape. You’ll be in a secluded area but still within walking distance of Harbour Town. There is a lot of wildlife around this area, as well as 20 miles of bike paths through live oak forests, over 30 golf courses nearby, and plenty of shops and restaurants to explore too. Guests here enjoy the elevated deck for watching the high tide come in and going to the beach while staying here.
A popular and affordable place to stay in Hilton Head is this condo in the gated Hilton Head Beach and Tennis Resort. In Building A, Unit 134, it features bunk beds that kids love, which makes this a great family-friendly choice. The condo is only 100 yards from the beach, as well as an oceanside swimming pool, tiki bar, tennis courts, and exercise facility. You can use the laundry room down the hall and children’s playground when you stay at this 55-acre resort complex too. In the summer, bike rentals are available and children’s activities are offered weekly.
Stay at this 2,000-square-foot villa with a group of up to eight people and you’ll have three bedrooms and four bathrooms all to yourselves. It’s in the Beachwalk section in Shipyard Plantation has a private pool just 10 feet away, as well as a path leading to the beach. It has recently been updated inside to really feel like your home away from home. The interior of the space has a washer and dryer, a breakfast solarium that looks out to the pool, an open kitchen, and a relaxing living room. There’s also a deck for soaking up the sun.
Villa rentals are so popular in Hilton Head Island, such as this 900-square-foot villa that sleeps eight people in South Forest Beach. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms and is perfect for six adults and two kids. The owner offers a 10 percent discount if you stay for a week or longer here. The space has a full kitchen for cooking, as well as a barbecue grill and picnic table outside for outdoor meals. The Seaside Villas are not pet-friendly. However, your hosts provide four beach bikes, towels, and beach chairs to help you get outside and soak up the sunshine.