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Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

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130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Littleton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Travelled to Hilton Head for the first time August of 2014 as an anniversary trip and stayed at the Sonesta. We had a lovely trip that started off with champagne and strawberries for our 20th anniversary. The hotel had a great feel and just steps away from the beach via a boardwalk.. Thank you for a wonderful trip. Scheduled to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Sonesta Resort Hilton Head has become our family summer getaway. It's our second weekly stay and started to plan our return for next year. Starting with a warm southern welcome from Charlie Ferguson that takes really good care of us, a big and very clean renovated room, to a very well laid out pool (please don't miss the Red... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for three nights between destinations. Booked online and got a good rate. This is our first time on hilton head island, but the resort seems to be located near lots of attractions. The hotel itself is very nice. The lobby atrium is updated and nicely decorated, and our room is very clean and feels spacious. Service (especially... More 

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North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice accommodations with pet rooms available. Wish pool area was larger, but it is decent. Plenty of beach area, but it is a short walk around a lake area, so you don't see much, if any, of the beach from the hotel. Food was very good - both by the pool and at the restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have always liked this place. We would come when it was Crown Plaza, came after renovations and we are back. The staff here is remarkable. From the gentlemen as you drive in, to the registration desk, to the store, to the staff cleaning the rooms and property. Everyone was very nice . The location is great!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked a room at the Sonesta as a surprise for my boyfriend's birthday over the weekend. It was perfection from the time we checked in until checking out. We stayed on the top floor over looking the beautifully renovated resort and were even surprised with champagne and strawberries as a birthday gift from Kelli. We were so content while... More 

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Duluth, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a GREAT hotel, re: the rooms/lobby - every bit renovated, and super stylish. The pool is awesome, the location is great. This hotel is worth it - and family friendly. There are many spaces where you can grab a big chair/sofa, and there are many lounge chairs available; with towel service.

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

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are delighted that our location and amenities suited your needs perfectly. We also appreciate your very positive comments about the resort’s transformation! We look forward to hosting your next vacation and thank you for choosing the Sonesta Resort! Jay Wiendl General Manager More 

Strongsville, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our second time staying at the Sonesta in Hilton Head. We love the pool and the direct access to a beautiful beach. I was greeted by a Manager and because I joined their travel pass program the last time we stayed there received cheese plate in room and waters. The best bellman, Kevin, greeted us and did a... More 

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

Thank you very much for your excellent review! It was a pleasure to read your comments about the wonderful service you received from Kevin and Lindsay. I will be sure to share your feedback with them. We are so glad to hear that you have joined our Travel Pass program and look forward to hosting many more visits for you!... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Found this place at the last minute, and am very glad we did. The hotel we were supposed to stay at was not quite what we expected so we found ourselves with an extra night in Hilton Head. We were abl to book this property for a one night stay on our phone and what a surprise. One of the... More 

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

Thanks so much for choosing Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island during your stay, we wish you could have stayed even longer. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and appreciate your review. We are excited to hear that you’ll be visiting us again in the future look forward to assisting you in booking your next... More 

Athens
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Completely remodeled and renovated, this isn't the old Crowne Plaza you remember. Modern decor and new rooms with large clean rooms. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The grounds are neat, clean and plenty of places to relax. The Van De Meer Tennis Complex is exceptional. The beach is pretty crowded and chairs/umbrellas are a little pricey so bring... More 

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

Thanks so much for choosing Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island during your stay and for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and we will be sure to share your comments with our Van der Meer team. Thank you for noting the friendliness of our staff as well.... More 

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