Hilton Head Real Estate – Hilton Head Condos for Sale
Hilton Head Island in South Carolina is known as one of the most family-friendly places to live or vacation in the world. Its everlasting appeal is easy to understand with over twelve miles of beachfront, championship golf courses played by PGA professionals, numerous tennis courts, fine dining and shopping, boating and fishing, balmy subtropical weather and flexible and varied Hilton Head Island real estate. Lush Live Oak trees cover the scenic landscape.
Sea Pines Plantation is a gated oceanfront community that offers oceanfront condos, sound views, golf views, harbor views and wooded views with 1 BR to 4 BR options. Flats, townhomes and also five story buildings give buyers plenty of options and prices. Sea Pines allows owners the flexibility to either rent their condos short term, long term, use as a primary or secondary home. Turtle Lane is the premium oceanfront location direct oceanfront and near the new multi-million dollar amenities, the Sea Pines Beach Club and the new Plantation Golf Club.
Palmetto Dunes and Shelter Cove condos have similar views and similar price points to Sea Pines. Ocean views and Shelter Cove Harbor are the premium views with golf and wooded views available. Palmetto Dunes has more oceanfront condos than in Sea Pines with complexes like Villamare, Hampton Place, Windsor, Barrington and more that allow short term rentals. Somerset are luxury oceanfront condos where short term rentals are not allowed, making for a premium primary or secondary home.
Shipyard Plantation has 27 holes of golf, Van der Meer Tennis, Sonesta Hotel and numerous condos with golf views and wooded views, but no oceanfront real estate. Vacation Rentals, second homes and primary homes are very nice inside Shipyard. Many condos rent very well because they are still close to the beach, such as Beachwalk, The Greens, Tennismaster and Evian complexes. Other condos are better long term, primary or secondary properties.
Forest Beach area where the Coligny shops and restaurants are located is one of the best areas to find a great condo near the beach or on the beach for the best price. Not located inside a gated community, Forest Beach has townhomes and oceanfront five story building with spectacular views. Rentals are great because you can vacation near the ocean for the best prices on the Island.
The largest barrier island off the Atlantic coast between Long Island and the Bahamas, Hilton Head is located 40 miles north of Savannah, GA, and 90 miles south of Charleston, SC. The Island lies on the Intracoastal Waterway and encompasses 42 square miles, including unspoiled sea marshes, creeks and lagoons, heavily wooded forests of tall pines, palmettos, magnolias and live oaks, and 12 miles of broad Atlantic beach.
Hilton Head Island may only be 12 miles by 5 miles wide, but you’ll find everything you need close by. Get a little taste of everything with more than 250 restaurants, 24 island golf courses,108 miles of bike paths and over 200 stores and outlets for shopping convenience.
The attention given to the environment has become the blueprint for other developments around the country. Notice the absence of bright streetlights, billboards, and gaudy-colored buildings. Absorb the Island’s appreciation for the environment while you travel down 50 miles of public bike and nature trails or enjoy one of the top 10 family beaches in the country. There’s something marvelously different about the relaxed, warm island attitude found here.
Hilton Head Island has something for everyone, from young families, to those seeking a vacation home or rental property, to seniors looking for a luxurious place to retire where their families will look forward to visiting.