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Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Great stay for Spring Break at the Sonesta. Check-in was quick and easy. The property is very nice and well maintained. There are many spaces around the pool and pond to relax and enjoy. Access to the beach is very convenient. There is a large bike rack area for week long rentals. It is just over a mile bike ride...

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Hi Bob, Thank you for your kind review after your recent stay with us while in Hilton Head Island. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we appreciate you taking the time to share about your experience with us. Your feedback means a great deal to us and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming...

Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 6 April 2016

This resort was a find. The location is a short walk to the expansive, beautiful beach - practically on the property. Guests can lounge along the beach using the rental chairs/umbrella available, but it was too chilly for us. Instead, we stayed at the pool where it was a bit more protected. The pool area is very nice, with plenty...

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Hi Kim, Thank you for your wonderful review after your recent stay with us at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island. We are so happy to hear that you had a fantastic time with us and greatly appreciate your kind review of our staff. Thank you for noting the friendliness and helpfulness of Lennox, Sherri, Claire and Caroline – they are...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We stayed at this property for 2 nights for a wedding. Check in was extremely fast and the hotel grounds are very clean. 4 years ago, we stayed here when this was a different hotel and the changes are beyond perfect. The room we had was 5407 which does not have an ocean view but has a balcony and a...

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Hi Christian, We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island! We are happy that you had the opportunity to experience our resort during your wedding visit and hope that you had a terrific time at the reception. We can’t wait to welcome you back again and ask that you...

Reviewed 5 April 2016

We stayed at this hotel during spring break 2016. The location of the hotel is inside a complex called the Shipyard, it's like a gated community with security at the gate. Check in time is 4 PM & check out time is 12PM. We arrived at 5PM but was told that our room wasn't ready & it will take about...

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review after your recent stay with us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your overall visit and appreciate your detailed feedback. Thank you for bringing the issues with your room accommodations to our attention and we truly apologize that its condition was not to your liking. Please do not...

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We loved just about everything at this resort. The rooms were spacious, clean, and well furnished. The grounds and beach access were wonderful. Great food. Jacuzzi and pool areas were so inviting. We definitely recommend and will be returning soon.

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island. We great appreciate your kind review and are happy that you enjoyed our room accommodations, beachfront location and pool area. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon and ask that you please feel free to contact us directly when...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Great hotel, it's been renovated and the grounds are gorgeous. The beach is a little bit of a walk but nothing terrible. I liked the fact that there were washers and dryers in some of the floors and microwaves by the vending machine. I like the fact that there was self parking so it was easy to get to your...

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Sonesta Resort for your trip to Hilton Head Island. We greatly appreciate your kind review and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay despite the rain. Thank you for your feedback regarding our resort grounds, amenities and our recent renovation. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon and...

Hilton Head
Reviewed 4 April 2016

My husband and I have been to Sonesta Resort in Hilton Head, SC., three times this year. We love to travel and usually love going to new places but just can't wait to get back to this beautiful resort. The landscape is impeccable, the ocean is just a few steps away and the beautiful white beach is so easy to...

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Hi Lee, Thank you for your fantastic review after your recent stay with us. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island and greatly appreciate your kind words regarding our pet-friendly amenities, our resort grounds and beachfront location. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoy visiting us and look forward...

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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I always enjoy staying at the Sonesta. The grounds are beautiful, the rooms are spacious, and the staff is helpful and pleasant. A special thanks to Chin Lem at the front desk for being so warm and friendly. Check in was a breeze. She was patient and kind and even paid attention that it was my birthday....

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Hi April, Belated Happy Birthday to you! Thank you for choosing Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island for your special celebratory trip! We are so glad to hear that you had an excellent time! We appreciate you noting the friendliness of our staff and agree that Chin Lem is a great addition to our resort team – she will delighted to...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I travel for a living and use all levels of hotels. This hotel is one of the top hotels on my list. I was sad leaving......don't miss it! It is a bit pricey, but worth it. Sign up for the Sonesta Rewards program-it will help save you a bit of money!

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JayWiendl, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review

Hi Kyle, Thank you for your fantastic review! We are delighted that you had a wonderful time and greatly appreciate your very kind feedback. Please don’t leave it too long before you return, particularly now you have joined our Travel Pass program which offers so many great benefits for our Travel Pass members! We look forward to welcoming you back!...

Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Nice hotel with a great pool and near the beach. The only criticisms would be that they needed more bikes to rent and the elevators were being worked on so they were slow and crowded. The staff was very friendly especially at the lobby bar - pool bar a little less so.

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Hi Alisa, Thank you for choosing Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island for your recent trip to the area. We much appreciate your feedback with regard to our elevator maintenance which we are working hard to have back in operation quickly and we are also looking at our bike inventory. We hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back...

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  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is the perfect getaway for families and couples, destination weddings, and is the place to meet for groups of all sizes. Located within Shipyard Plantation, the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is adjacent to Van Der Meer Tennis and Shipyard Golf. Our hotel is only 35 miles from Beaufort, S.C., 45 Miles from Savannah and 100 miles from historic Charleston. Hilton Head Island and the Lowcountry is also home to the RBC Heritage Golf Tournament Presented by Boeing. We are one of the closest, upscale Hilton Head Resorts to island shopping and restaurants. The Sonesta Resort features 331 guest rooms and 9 luxurious suites. All rooms feature private balconies or patios, many with spectacular views of our lush tropical gardens and the horizon of the Atlantic Ocean. Hotel amenities include Arum Spa, an extensive fitness center, outdoor and shaded pool, child's water feature, 24 hour business center, Pearls Market and Just Us Kids(seasonal). Enjoy our breakfast in Heyward's Restaurant, or have lunch at our poolside bar, Sweet Cane (seasonal). Friday evenings, Heyward's features a bountiful seafood buffet (seasonal) which is a local favorite. Seacrest offers lunch options and small plates. Bayley's Lounge offers daily happy hour specials. For the ultimate vacation experience or the premiere meeting spot, the Sonesta Resort is the place to be on Hilton Head Island. ... more   less 

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Address: 130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4932
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Hilton Head
Price Range: ₹ 16,456 - ₹ 29,673 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island 4*
Number of rooms: 340
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Hotel Hilton Head
Hilton Head Crowne Plaza
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#1 Spa Hotel in Hilton Head
#1 Green Hotel in Hilton Head
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hilton Head
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Hilton Head
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“High floor with ocean views”
TaraH911, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a king corner ocean view. There are no windows on the long wall, but we loved the room and terrace. Very spacious.”
Newsysuzy, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“They allow smaller pets but rooms that are pet friendly have a few of a side parking lot.”
ivorypearlcat1, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“My room was very far from the elevator, beware. I was toting around a 28 lb. toddler”
323daisya, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed our pool view room”
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