18 Reasons Why Hilton Head Island is One of Top 10 Islands in U.S.

Hilton Head Island is ranked as one of the Top Ten islands in the United States and for those of us who already live here, it doesn’t surprise us in the least!

Though only twelve miles long and five miles wide, Hilton Head Island manages to pack a lot in—real natural beauty, world-class golf, award winning restaurants, quality shopping, elegant homes, and friendly locals characterize our community.

Our island is ranked number eight out of ten by Readers Choice, where they’ve taken into consideration the categories of:

11 Family Friendly Activities for Your Hilton Head Island Vacation

In addition to this ranking, travelchannel.com also provides the following rankings:

  • Child-Friendliness
    Rating: 5 of 5 – Hilton Head caters to children and allows Mom and Dad the option of joining in or relaxing on their own.
  • Swimming
    Rating: 4 of 5 – Gentle, shallow waters abound-but some areas tend to get murky.
  • Sand
    Rating: 4 of 5 – Twelve miles of expansive, clean beach are an open invitation to walk, bike or simply sunbathe.
  • Atmosphere
    Rating: 5 of 5 – Clean, tasteful and controlled.  Golf, tennis and tanning keep you outside during the day, and quality restaurants and a fun nightlife entertain in the evening.
  • Non-Beach Activities
    Rating: 5 of 5 -Thank goodness for concierges.  With a sea of off-beach choices, their services are definitely needed.

Here in Hilton Head, we are proud of the way we live!  Charming plantation communities are balanced with extensive wilderness areas to create a home that invites habitation while protecting the natural features that make this place so special.

We also have strict building codes that aim to preserve our surroundings, while chain stores and the like are less commercialized and much of the local signage is low to the ground, minimizing clutter.

Whether you’re planning a move to Hilton Head Island or wanting to vacation in our beautiful area, I can promise you, you won’t be disappointed!

What is important to you in choosing where to live or take a vacation?

My name is June Seebohm and I am an experienced Realtor serving the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, SC area’s. I am happy to help you in any way that I can in regards to learning about our beautiful area, as well as any and all of your real estate needs or questions! Please don’t hesitate to contact me via email: june@alwaysjune.com or call 843-290-2929. I also have a Facebook Page and would love to connect with you there. Whether you are a vacationer, resident, buyer, seller, or current home owner/renter interested in the Hilton Head area, this is a blog you’ll want to follow!

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