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Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

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130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Jefferson City, Tennessee
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a great place! 2 beautiful, CLEAN, and spacious swimming pools with plenty of seating and cabana space. The rooms were refreshed daily, and the restaurant offerings were amazing. There is a quick, fun, family friendly, pool bar with drinks and pool side foods and a delicious patio restaurant, that is a bit pricey, but the experience is fantastic. You... More 

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California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This resort is in great location (inside a gated community) with lots of paths for bicycling and jogging past ponds with alligators! There is also golf and racket ball. Our room was nicely furnished and had a small balcony overlooking the ocean and the pool. The temperature control system in our room didn’t work too well and the in room... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall, resort was very good. Prime location right on the beach (even though the weather was awful) good food and friendly staff. If you're looking for things to do the concierge was more than helpful. Her name was Sherri and she was full of ideas and clearly was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the island (& also honest). Spa was... More 

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

Thank you for your great feedback about Sherri’s service at the Concierge desk! We are happy to have her on our team and her enthusiasm carries over to the rest of our staff to go above and beyond in taking care of our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back during your next visit to Hilton Head! Lisa Leong... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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116 reviews 116 reviews
36 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a few days over spring break as a "refresh and relax" getaway. We had been to the property a few years ago and I thought it was nice then. Since then, they have remodeled and now it is absolutely beautiful. Very relaxing, lots to do at the hotel and nearby, and lovely amenities. The details: Property: the... More 

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

Thank you for your taking the time to share your experience with us! We are happy to know you had a fantastic vacation and we can not wait to welcome you back! Your positive feedback regarding your stay will help recognize the effort our staff puts in to make an excellent experience for our guests. As far as the internet... More 

Hilton Head
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The recent renovations at the Sonesta were very well done, the hotel has a really nice, elegant feel to it. The rooms are elegant & well equipped, including a nice sized pull out sofa in several rooms for any extra guests you might have. Perfect for kids. All of the food we had was excellent, both banquet/meeting food and also... More 

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

Thank you for your excellent review regarding our facility and food quality. Our entire culinary team is fully committed to displaying Sonesta’s Food is Art concept in various ways to satisfy both the pallet and visual presentation. Most importantly, thank you for recognizing our staff who provides excellent service each day they come to work simply because it is their... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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67 reviews 67 reviews
43 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pros: * Rooms are very quiet and well cleaned * Free parking * Prime middle location on Hilton Head Island * Facilities are run very well and I love the floor motion lights * Staff are very friendly, and we accidentally made a mess in our room the first night and they graciously helped us clean it up * Several... More 

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

Thank you for choosing the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head. We are happy to know you enjoyed our newly renovated property and the proximity to the pool and beach. We appreciate your feedback regarding areas to consider for improvement. We are sorry to hear your room was in a less desirable location and would be happy to work on a better... More 

Monett, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The property and staff are very nice, but there were a couple of negatives. 1. We heard a lot of hallway noise in our room. But this was partly due to us being on a floor where it was apparent that many of the rooms were occupied by a wedding group. 2. My wife was not impressed with her spa... More 

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

Thank you for choosing the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island. We are disappointed to hear your stay was not as comfortable and look forward to welcoming you back for a better stay in the future. Your comments regarding the spa service has been forwarded to our Director of Spa for review and we would greatly appreciate a detailed feedback so... More 

Hilton Head
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here twice for a romantic vacation getaway. We loved it both times. Great for couples. Near beach/ocean, hammocks, beautiful rooms, great food. When we came in December it was much more quiet.

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

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are happy you chose to stay with us again and yes, it is certainly a different atmosphere compared to our slow season in December. We are still ramping up for our busy season with exciting activities planned as we approach the summer season. We look forward to welcoming you back! Lisa Leong Director... More 

Canton, Georgia
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119 reviews 119 reviews
15 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My fiancé, her son and I came down for a weekend to preview the venue for our July wedding. We had a great time at this hop property. The new look was bright and refreshing orange. Made me ready for summer. The staff from the bellman to the front desk had a pleasant smile throughout the weekend. I had lost... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! We are excited to know we were able to exceed your expectation during your stay. We can not thank you enough for your acknowledgement towards our staff from the bellmen to the front desk and the rest of the team. We are fortunate to have a very dedicated... More 

Syracuse, New York
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed during Spring Break 2015 and had a great time! This is a beautiful resort. Everything was perfect from check in to check out. Customer service is excellent! The room was very nice. Perfect location. Right on the beach!

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

Thank you for your excellent rating regarding your stay at the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island! We very much appreciate your acknowledgement towards our excellent customer service during yours stay! We are happy to know you enjoyed the proximity to the beach and our location in the South end of Hilton Head, which allows easier access to many of the... More 

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