Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is one of the premier vacation spots on the East Coast. With a great climate and beautiful beaches, it attracts the same vacationers year after year. Hilton Head Island is a family resort community off the coast of South Carolina and it is amazing just how many things there are to do on one island. They cater to the tourist trade, and if you like to live a vacation lifestyle 365 days a year, then Hilton Head Island is one place you must consider.
There are four public beaches which are maintained by The Town of Hilton Head Alder Lane Beach off of South Beach Drive Coligny Beach off Coligny Circle on Pope Avenue
Driessen Beach located mid-island at the end of Bradley Beach Drive
Folly Field Beach located mid-island at the end of Folly Field Road
Many of the private, gated communities have their own private beach.
For the days when you want something to do more strenuous than lying in the beach, then get up and moving and grab your golf clubs or tennis racket. With more than 300 tennis courts and 16 golf courses, there is more than enough action.
And do not forget the shopping No resort community worth its salt does not have great shopping. You can choose from the local mall, or do the real tourist thing and roam the streets looking at the small, local stores, where you will find one of a kind gifts for the folks you left at home, and of course one or two things for yourself.
AS for the kids, there is a great water park, actually one the whole family will enjoy.
Think you would like to consider Hilton Head Island as a year round or vacation residence? Lets look at some of what is available and see if it fits in with your lifestyle and budget.
Take a look at some of what is available. There are not too many at anyone given time. Hilton Head Island is very popular and residents tend to stay for a long time, so if you see one you like, grab it. It might not be available next week. Take a weekend and go down for a mini vacation and try out the feel of Hilton Head Island and if it strikes you like the best place on earth, then make your move, just be prepared to have plenty of relatives and friends who want to pay you a visit.
Houses from about $600,000 to over $5,000,000
Condos from about $600,000 to $600,000
Condos from about $500,000 to $700,000
Hilton Head Plantation
About $300,000 to $650,000
Condos from $550,000 to $800,000
Houses from $480,000 to $1,750,000