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“Enjoyable” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

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Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island
4.0 of 5 Resort   |   130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928   |  
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Ranked #3 of 26 Hotels in Hilton Head
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Aiken, South Carolina
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34 hotel reviews
Reviews in 53 cities Reviews in 53 cities
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“Enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

spent two nights in this location for a work conference. Very good location on the island and the rooms are nice and inviting. If walking distances to elevators, pools ad beach, then do not come here. I look forward to getting back to this location in the near future.

Stayed March 2015, traveled on business
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Maple Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel was beautiful! Very clean and well laid out. The bellman were so friendly and helpful, we loved them! We will definitely stay there again. The pool and grounds were really enticing. The ocean was right there also. It was cold and a little rainy when we stayed so we didn't partake of the outdoor activities on site. There is golf at every turn and we had a great time golfing Hilton Head National. The bartenders at the lobby bar were very helpful for suggestions on restaurants and we tried several they recommended. We were not disappointed!

  • Stayed March 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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SonestaHiltonHead, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review, yesterday
Thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay! We are happy to hear that you were able to enjoy our ocean-side location and the rainy weather did not deter you from enjoying what the island has to offer! Thank you for your recognition towards our Bellmen and Bartenders and we look forward to your return!

Lisa Leong
Director of Guest Services
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Georgia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great resort and awesome location. Great customer service check in was fast and the staff was very friendly. This is a great place to stay and only about an hour from Savannah. If you are going to Hilton Head Island this is the best resort to stay at while visiting.

  • Stayed March 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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SonestaHiltonHead, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review, yesterday
Thank you for the positive review and naming us the best resort to stay while on Hilton Head! We are happy to hear that you found our staff helpful and check-in was a breeze. Thank you for your recommendation and we hope to welcome you back soon.

Lisa Leong
Director of Guest Services
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for our anniversary. We were able to relax and enjoy everything from start to finish. Especially appreciated the champagne and chocolate covered strawberries in the room. Really made us feel welcome. We will return.

  • Stayed March 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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SonestaHiltonHead, Manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, responded to this review, 2 days ago
Thank you for choosing the Sonesta for your special occasion. We are so happy to have been a part of your special celebration! Thank you for allowing us to make your stay a memorable one and we are glad you enjoyed the amenity sent by our staff. Congratulations on your anniversary and we look forward to welcoming you back!

Lisa Leong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was shopping in the Resort Shop at the Sonesta in Shipyard Plantation. It is a wonderful gift shop with the latest clothing. Mary Howe is the manager and she helped me select several items. They have a dressing room that is very private. I would recommend that you take the time to visit the Resort Shop at Sonesta and ask for Mary. She is a great lady to help you with your clothing selection. Their line of clothing is very up to date and they have every size that you would need. Mary will even help you coordinate your outfit. She is the very best. Thank you Mary for helping me select my outfits.

Stayed March 2015, traveled solo
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Medina, Ohio
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11 hotel reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent property, The room was clean and confortable. Great pool and beach. Staff was friendly and quickly addressed a phone issue. My thanks to Chloe for her excellent service Free parking.or valet parking..

  • Stayed March 2015, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ontario
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60 reviews 60 reviews
21 hotel reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked on line, just looking for a hotel in the general area. What a pleasant surprise this resort was! The room was great, the grounds were amazing and the beach is perfect. For the price I paid this place was tops.

  • Stayed March 2015, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Address: 130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Hilton Head
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Hilton Head
#1 Green Hotel in Hilton Head
#2 Luxury Hotel in Hilton Head
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Hilton Head
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Hilton Head
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island 4*
Number of rooms: 340
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 Verizon Heritage Golf Tournament. We are one of the closest, upscale Hilton Head hotels to island shopping, 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). Fridays and Saturdays, 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 Beach Resort is the place to be on Hilton Head Island. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Hotel Hilton Head
Hilton Head Crowne Plaza

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