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Swallowtail at Sea Pines

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70 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head, SC 29938
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Panama City, Panama
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were very impressed with the significant improvements made to both bathrooms since last year. These areas were updated with new flooring, lighting, countertops, and fresh paint. They were very much needed. Upstairs, the large hot tub has been removed ( we never used it at all in 7 years ), and a huge shower enclosure now dominates that end... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We purchased someone's timeshare week. The place does have an older design, but still great. UNIT- 2 levels, lots of windows. (Handicap accessible units are available per their brochure). Upstairs bedroom king bed and separate sitting area with pull out sofa. The downstairs bedroom has 2 twin beds. Living room also with lots of seating and pull out sofa. 3... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My parents have owned 2 weeks in the summer at SwallowTail since 1976 - Swallow Tail has been in the family since I was 6 months old. It began as a summer vacation spot for us but has now evolved nearly 40 years later to a family reunion spot. My parents still own 2 weeks and my 5 sisters and... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Let me start off by saying that we own here and have owned here since before Swallowtail, inside SeaPines, on Hilton Head, was even built. Way back to the 70's. That was even before Marriott got into TimeShare. About 50% of the original owners from back then still own their units and most of the owners use their weeks every... More

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New York City, New York
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Its seems like the place hasn't been updated since 1978. Paper thin walls, serviceable kitchen, barely average bathrooms, and the smell of "wet-dog" in the air...all with a Brady Bunch decor. I think a Best Western may have more modern decor. The Management really needs to update the place! The best thing about this place is the location - great... More

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powhatan, va
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

The a/c could not keep up with upstairs unless we kept all curtains closed. Mold was easy to spot in the air vents. We had a horrendous problem with fruit flies all week. Maintenance was attentive and housekeeping was responsive to our needs. We attended the "welcome breakfast" on Monday - what a joke! It was scheduled to start at... More

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New York City, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We had a nice 2BR/2BA on the Golf Course (Though with a good Tree Barrier) A little too close to the pool where some ignored the hours it is open and were there making a lot of noise late in the evening…but it was not rely bad. The frieda kid particularly loved the Gator in the pond obsessed with it... More

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Waterloo, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

we are currently in unit 2906 for this week during The Heritage golf tournament at Harbour Town. The unit is immaculate but needs updating (wallpaper looks to be original) new carpet and some furniture is newer. Private, quiet, great location in Sea Pines,nice two level floorplan with the master suite and sitting area on second level. We are not picky... More

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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139 reviews 139 reviews
57 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Stayed for a week in early March. We were in Apt 2399 which overlooked the 13th tee on the golf course. Area very quiet as it was somewhat off season. Apartment was a 2 bedroom 2 bath - master bedroom upstairs with own sitting area and bathroom with king bed , second bedroom twin by front door with own bathroom.... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Once you finally find it--- it's a gem. Unit 2883 It is roomy, very clean. Our furniture in unit very comfortable, even the mattress. Cabinets in baths and bedroom dated but plenty of space. Huge master bath, closet. More lighting in bedrooms would be good. Separate sitting room. Big eqipped kichen.Heated outdoor pool. Washer and dryer in unit.

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Address: 70 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head, SC 29938
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Hilton Head
Also Known As:
Swallowtail At Sea Pines Hotel Hilton Head

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