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“Just ok.” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Harbour Town Lighthouse

Harbour Town Lighthouse
Ranked #3 of 41 Shopping in Hilton Head
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Owner description: Serving as the centerpiece of the Sea Pines Plantation, this lighthouse structure is colored like a candy cane and features a small shop at the top.
Erwin, Tennessee, USA
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180 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Just ok.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

First of all it takes $6 per car just to get into sea pines which is where harbour town is located. There are some shops and a couple restaurants but nothing spectacular. Don't waste your time going up lighthouse nothing great. If going into sea pines go over to salty dog. That area is way better.

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georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“A must see”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2014

The view from Harbour Town Lighthouse cant be beat. We love all Harbour Town has to offer. The light house has a lot of very informational plaques on every landing. Lots of memorabilia on the climb to the top.

Visited May 2014
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Versailles, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Must see and do”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2014

Ate a late dinner and went up the lighthouse afterwards. The word awesome is not enough to describe the sunset we witnessed with a boat going right into it. 114 steps to the top with landings and good reads along the way.

Visited June 2014
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england
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“History and a great view”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2014

If you visit Harbour town make sure you take in the lighthouse. I think it costs about $5 but its worth it. All the way up you can read about the history of Hilton Head, its importance in the civil war and after how it was developed to what it is today. There is a gift shop at the top and the views worth it.
This is especially good for some Americans because it may be the only exercise they get!!

Visited May 2014
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Albany, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Fine if you want some excercise, nice shopping near.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2014

There are some nice shops in the area and OK places to eat. If you want to take the kids for some ice cream and to look at all the boats tied up there, fine, otherwise just go to the beach.

Visited November 2013
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