5 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals Near Shelter Cove, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

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Hilton Head Island is a semi-tropical island located on Intracoastal Waterway on South Carolina Atlantic Coast. Known for its picturesque beaches, outdoor recreational sports like golf and tennis, stunning seaside, salt marshes, and tall pine forests complete the scenery to make it look like nature’s painting. For its small size, Hilton Head attracts no less than 2.5 million visitors each year! But there is a good reason for it! Did you know that this is the largest barrier island between the Bahamas and Long Island? Despite its popularity as a travel destination, the local laws have maintained stringent standards to ensure that humans and nature can coexist in absolute harmony. So, if you are planning to visit Hilton Head Island on your short vacation, try one of these Vrbo accommodations near Shelter Cove, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

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1. Large house with splendid views of the golf course (from USD 400)

This home has been recently renovated with all the latest amenities and elegant furnishings to offer a comfortable stay to its guests. Located in a secluded cul-de-sac in Palmetto Dunes, this property is only a 10-minute walk from the beach. Overlooking the Robert Trent Golf Course, you can not only enjoy a good game but also relax by the pool and take in the stunning views. The property has three bedrooms and bathrooms that can sleep up to nine guests. All the latest amenities are fitted within the house for guests’ entertainment. The property also features a fully equipped kitchen that the guests can use for a quiet dinner at home.

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Hilton Head Island, SC, US
5.45 km (3.4 mi) from Coligny Beach Park
29 reviews  
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool and patio have great views with sun and shade available
the view off the back deck of the pool lagoon and golf course is amazing
such a nice view of pool lagoon and golf course
we went swimming kayaking biking fishing played shuffle board used the putting green played darts and watched movies
it is very clean and always well maintained
this house was great it was exceptionally clean and organized
the house was well organized and very clean
the owners are wonderful to deal with
owners are great to work with
the owner has great attention to detail and is very responsive to help provide the perfect vacation
we enjoyed our stay the owner was very responsive and had great suggestions for us on activities and restaurants
as stated in previous reviews tom was very attentive making sure we had everything we needed
the location was terrific too
this is by far the best place we've ever stayed
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2. Comfortable home located a short ride from the beach (from USD 511)

If you have an active family that likes to do recreational things together, then this property will be so much fun! You can ride bikes to the beach or swim laps in the pool, or simply marvel at the quiet beauty of Palmetto Dunes. You can reach the Palmetto Dunes Beach within 20 minutes of walking from this property. The house has three bedrooms and two bathrooms that can accommodate up to eight guests. The garage is equipped with four adult bikes that can be used by the guests. This home offers all the basic amenities as well as indoor entertainment options such as puzzles, and a 65-inch HDTV. Watch a movie inside or prepare your own meals because this vacation rental is a home away from home!

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5.36 km (3.4 mi) from Coligny Beach Park
60 reviews  
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 31 days before check-in.

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The views from the living room and master bedroom are beautiful
LOVED that they had 4 bikes included in cost to use Would prefer the pool fees to be more upfront
The lightening over the lagoon was quite a show
The bedrooms need a little updating Need more towels since there is a pool and beach
The management was very easy to work with
The house was exactly as described
Peter was very responsive and the house was clean and comfortable Lots of pans and utensils in the kitchen
It allowed us to afford a house with a pool which was awesome
Peter was very responsive to all our needs and communications
and they answered every one in a very timely manner
We spent hours floating the pool
Peter is so helpful and always a pleasure to work with
On line assessment of potential rentals and booking is an easy process
It did not get cleaned until Thursday
The process of booking our house was simple and easy
They also left some birthday decorations to add to our surprise
Quiet and relaxing location but lots to do in the area
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3. Charming waterfront house with a private pool (from USD 500)

Nestled amid oak trees and Spanish moss, this home overlooks a sprawling lagoon and it is speckled with amazing wildlife. A typical southern home, every room in this house has been decorated tastefully. The property also features a deck, a pool, and quick access to all the ocean-front activities within minutes. This is the perfect place for your next big family vacation as the house can sleep up to eight guests in its three bedrooms and three bathrooms.

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5.14 km (3.2 mi) from Coligny Beach Park
108 reviews   Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
My older mother and father-in-law enjoyed sitting on the back deck or living room overlooking an awesome view of the canals
was a favorite for me & the natural light from all the windows of the house
owner creates inclusive environment whereby amenities are shared with the renter
The house is larger than expected More than enough room for the 6 of us
The view really is so enjoyable & relaxing from the spa
(and I say Home not house because you can tell the owner really cares for and loves this place)
and they preferred the pool over the beach
The house was great just as pictured
She checked on us and answered questions promptly I cannot begin to say how great this experience was for our family
The owner also provides comprehensive advice/information that is very helpful
Christi was great to work with
Watching all the wildlife (deer birds & bunnies)
puzzles Pool and beach toys
The pool was amazing Perfect location
You will find all you need here for a great time in Hilton Head from Kayaks to Beach towels and everything in between High end appliances
The view from every room is perfect in a great location on the island every bed is comfortable and the hot tub is the perfect way to unwind
But best of all the views of the lagoon from every room in this amazing home
It is a short and beautiful walk to the beach
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4. Large house with stellar views (from USD 429)

If you are traveling with a large group of friends or extended family, then this holiday home is the perfect place to stay. The property has five fully equipped bedrooms and four bathrooms that can house fifteen guests. The guests will instantly feel at home with all the amenities and the open-plan living room that gives them plenty of opportunities to interact with each other. Spend an evening soaking-in the lagoon views or visit the popular Hilton Head Island attractions that are located at a short distance from this property.

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5.08 km (3.2 mi) from Coligny Beach Park
38 reviews   Wifi Available
House 15 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 15
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
is awesome more towels and linen than you could ask for and everything you need in the kitchen
the deck is beautiful and the view is unbelievable
The washer and dryer two coffee pots and everything you could possibly need in the kitchen was all included
The house has everything you need right down to the bikes beach chairs and umbrellas but the best thing might be dealing with the owners
The pictures shown are very accurate
The house is extremely clean and vey large
The house and property is clean well maintained and had everything we needed to be comfortable
Thanks Michelle and Steve for sharing your "little resort" with us
Also the owner Doc Steve was helpful in every way
They fished kayaked spotted gators crabs and made friends with the resident Heron
his kayaks towels beach tent
Doc Steve is the greatest
We are so excited for our arrival next Summer
but you get a beautiful lagoon view
and you're there in 3 minutes
The beach is a bike ride away but an easy ride
The beach was about 1/2 mile walk away
and they never once seemed bored and
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5. Luxury villa overlooking Shelter Cove Marina (from USD 260)

This three-bedroom luxury villa is everything a dream vacation is made of. Located inside the gated Main Sail complex, you know that you are safe and have the best location advantage. You can relax by the pool or plan an evening of barbecue in the grilling area; there is no dearth of things to do inside or outside of your holiday home! If you want to spend a day indoors, there are so many fun things you can do such as watching a movie on your HDTV or witness sparkling sunsets from your balcony. You can also take the bikes out for a spin as you explore the neighborhood.

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4.63 km (2.9 mi) from Coligny Beach Park
21 reviews  
villa 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

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Amenities & Room:
The condo is very spacious and has everything you need
The condo is cozy and comfortable The outside patio/deck is wonderful to enjoy coffee in the morning and watch the ships and canoes and we absolutely adored sitting on the porch at night listenin...
The bonus of a screened in balcony was perfect
Light bulbs were out and needed replaced Ice maker in the fridge didn't work and one of the toilets was constantly running
Although we biked to the beach there is a free shuttle bus to take you to the beach
The unit was clean and roomy
friends and work All in all
The owner worked with us to enable starting a day early due to a funeral that changed our itinerary
The condo owner Nancy and her management representative Island Getways were easy to deal with Would recommend to anyone and definitely plan to book again
but the extremely humid and wet weather was a challenge at times
Such a clean and well furnished unit Big kitchen for family cooking
There are also lots of tennis courts a short bike ride away
I liked being able to walk to the various shops and restaurants and the beach was an easy bike ride
I also loved the big 55" samsung LED TV and the lovely 5 1 surround sound system made by Boston Acoustics
The property is in a wonderful location in HHI and you can enjoy all of the shopping dining and scenery of the Shelter Cove area within walking distance
and the location is the best on Hilton Head Island
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Unwind on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Many people come to Hilton Head Island to take a break from their daily lives and it serves them well. From spending an active time playing golf to swimming at the beach, you can easily find a wide range of things to do. So what are you waiting for? Pack your bags because your weekend is sorted. Remember to check out amazing vacation rentals near Shelter Cove on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

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