Sonesta Resort Hilton Head - Hilton Head Island

ex. Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Hotel

130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island, United States, 29928  show map
 4 stars
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Sonesta Resort Hilton Head - Hilton Head Island

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Wind surfing

Fishing

Canoeing

Cycling

Mini golf

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

Overview

The 4-star Sonesta Resort Hilton Head boasts beachfront location not far from Coastal Discovery Museum, Arts Center of Coastal Carolina and Baynard Plantation Ruins. This comfortable hotel was opened in 1993 and renovated in 1999.

Set close to stunning beaches close to a cove and a pine forest. Guests will find Hilton Head Island city center within a 30-minute walk from the property.

Hilton Head airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Sonesta Resort Hilton Head.

Rooms

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head offers 340 rooms on 5 floors that come with climate control, free Wi-Fi, a personal safe, a dining area and central heating along with a microwave, a small fridge and coffee/tea makers. The property boasts views of Arthur Hills and the Atlantic Ocean from its rooms. Bathrooms are fitted with a roll in shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the restaurant every morning. The hotel features a terrace restaurant serving seasonal cuisine. A variety of wines and cocktails is offered in the poolside bar. The venue is set next to a port and just 300 meters from Brellas Cafe.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Such business facilities as computers, a meeting room and a business center are also available on site.

Relax

The property offers meals, cribs and babysitting for guests checking in with children. A gym and a fitness center are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   340.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Canoeing
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fishing
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Pub
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Video games
  • Paid kids club
  • Children's menu
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Paid cabanas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Voice mail
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sonesta Resort Hilton Head - Hilton Head Island Hilton Head Island location
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Hotel Address:

130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island, United States, 29928

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City Center
  • Hilton Head Island
    2.8 km
Airports
Beaches
  • Coligny Beach
    370 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    340

Rooms and availability

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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Sonesta Resort Hilton Head - Hilton Head Island Hilton Head Island location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island, United States, 29928

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Hilton Head Island
                      2.8 km
                    Airports
                    Beaches
                    • Coligny Beach
                      370 m
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  4 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Number of floors:
                      5
                    • Number of rooms:
                      340

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                    What's nearby

                    Tourist attractions

                    • The Jazz Corner - 1.5 km
                    • South Forest Beach - 2.9 km

                    Amusement

                    • Full House Games - 2.2 km
                    • Legendary Golf - 2.3 km
                    • Adventure Golf-Pirate's Island - 2.4 km
                    • Waterfun Park and Mini-Golf - 2.6 km

                    Museums

                    • Self Family Arts Center - 2.6 km

                    Parks

                    • H H Baseball Assn - 4.1 km

                    Universities, Institutes

                    • University of South Carolina - 2.7 km
                    • Technical College-Low Country - 2.7 km

                    Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                    • Audubon Nature Store - 1.5 km

                    Theaters

                    • Arts Center of Coastal Carolina - 2.6 km

                    Oceanfront Areas

                    Local attractions

                    • Sea Pines Forest Preserve - 2.4 km
                      Southwest tip of island
                    • Singleton Beach - 4.8 km
                      Hilton Head, SC
                    • Coastal Discovery Museum - 7.3 km
                      70 Honey Horn Drive
                    • Newhall Audubon Nature Preserve - 3.2 km
                      Palmetto Bay Road
                    • Driessen Beach Park - 6.1 km
                      64 Bradley Beach Road

                    Near the hotel

                    • Coligny Beach - 370 m
                      Hilton Head, SC
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  4 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  11 am
                      • Number of floors:
                        5
                      • Number of rooms:
                        340
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                      Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head

                      Average guest rating

                      7.4out of 10
                      Very good
                      Based on 19 reviews

                      Rating by category:

                      Location
                      7.5
                      Rooms
                      8.0
                      Service
                      8.7
                      Value
                      9.0
                      Dining
                      10.0

                      Guest reviews

                      • Ann
                        July  2016
                        9.6

                        The staff is excellent. The resort is very family friendly and something to do all day including, the pool, the beach, bike riding, feeding the turtles, EATING on property, games for kids, movies at the pool, and so much more. I have to say, my stay was very relaxing.

                        Staff, Restaurants on property, entertainment, on beach, beautiful sunrise and sunset.

                        Pool water was too warm for my taste... however it was the middle of summer.

                      • Family with children
                        6.2

                        Enjoyed the stay Hilton head is a beautiful area. The beds were comfortable. The kids loved the beach.

                        I must admit the fact that this was a four star hotel I expected a lot more in the accomodations. The pool area was disappointing and the resort view we supposedly paid for was that of the side parking lot.... I enjoyed Myrtle Beach's Kingston Plantation and even Compass cove we had just as much fun at the resort itself and the sites in Myrtle were great for the entire family. .... May not stay here again....Mrs. Darden

                      • Family with children
                        5.4

                        Being clean and on the beach

                        Our room was far in the back away from all the facilities. Beds were not comfortable at all.

                      • Single
                        8.8

                        Room was comfortable. Was able to relax.

                      • Group of friends
                        5.8

                        nice beach and pool

                        the hotel needs a major redo. wifi not in most rooms

                      • Family with children
                        10.0

                        peaceful, relaxing

                        saw a large beetle in the room

                      • Couple
                        9.6

                        Great location and very comfortable atmosphere.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        Hotel is in a great location right on the water. The hotel is so easy to deal with from front desk to the pool to the beach just beyond the pool area. There are bike rentals next to pool, towels available next to pool, bar next to pool ! The room was very nice and the bed so comfortable ! Staff was present everywhere to help you or cleaning rooms, etc. Parking is easy, check in and out easy. We had a wonderful experience and plan to go back once or twice a year now ! Eat breakfast in BRELLA on site and then go out the exit and down to Coligny Plaza or around town to eat. Outlet malls out 278. Hilton Head is just a lovely , safe place !

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        The furnishings in the room were old/refurbished and looked it but the grounds were absolutely breathtaking. The beach and seashore were terrific.

                        Nothing. Everything was great.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        I loved the buffet, the kindness of the staff, the calmness of the staff and surroundings and the great feeling of the resort.

                        I wish they would have advertised what was going on at the resort a little better. We had to deeply research places to go and where to eat.

                      • Couple
                        5.0

                        I like seeing the alligators when driving through to the resort.

                        I didn't like the fact that when I booked the room it said that it was only 21 miles from Savannah, GA when in fact it was over 40 miles. Also the room didn't come with a refridgerator or microwave. You have to pay extra ($10 a day for fridge). The view from my room was also awlful. The only thing I could see from my balcony was the top of the building.

                      • Older travelers
                        7.8

                        Great location, with private access to the beach.

                        Inadequate Internet access in the room.

                      • Couple
                        7.0

                        Location on the island is excellent - pool area very nice and good service at the pool bar. Just a very short walk to the beach. Breakfast was good and the staff friendly. Riley's Plaza was an excellent place for a drink and dinner and Harbour Town was lovely to visit at sunset!

                        Hotel is looking so tired and dated - decor is old and rundown and furniture in the rooms is pretty past it. Our balcony was carpeted and was full of cobwebs, dead insects and general outdoor stuff which had accumulated over the years and hasn't ever been cleaned. Am not sure why a balcony would be carpeted anyway!! Room service ended at 10pm with the hotel bar closing at 11pm so if you want something after that then it's a cab ride to the nearest shops/bars.

                      • Couple
                        6.2

                        The staff was nice. The location was convenient and right on the beach. Room was in good condition, and every room had a balcony.

                        The food was good but there wasn't much variety, all three restaurants had the exact same menus. Irritating mostly because the resort is pretty secluded, you have to drive at least 10 minutes to get to any kind of other food. The interior of the hotel is a bit outdated, for the price we paid I would have liked to feel like I was in a little more luxury, especially since I have stayed in some very nice Crown Plaza Resorts and this was below par compartively. I realize it is Hilton Head, but I would not really recommend this resort for a young couple, we were surrounded by retirees and felt extremely out of place. Again, I know Hilton Head is a retirement area but I wasn't expecting to be so outnumbered!!

                      • Older travelers
                        6.6

                        It needs a little refreshing.

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Sonesta Resort Hilton Head - Hilton Head Island Hilton Head Island location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island, United States, 29928

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Hilton Head Island
                        2.8 km
                      Airports
                      Beaches
                      • Coligny Beach
                        370 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  4 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  11 am
                      • Number of floors:
                        5
                      • Number of rooms:
                        340