Sonesta Resort 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 Island

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid valet parking

Late check-in/ -out
Babysitting

Paid babysitting/Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

Individual air conditioning

All inclusive

Carte blanche

Facilities for kids

Video games

Children's menu

Cribs available

Paid kids club

Board games

Overview

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is a 4-star spectacular property offering a contemporary accommodation steps away from Singleton Beach, Beaufort County Libraries and Hilton Head Med Ctr & Clinics. Residing in a 5-story building, the hotel was opened in 1993 and renovated in 1999.

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is located close to the stunning local beach. Guests can get to Hilton Head Island city center, which is 3 km away.

Occupying beachfront location, the hotel lies close to a cove and a pine forest.

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

Rooms

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is a property in Hilton Head Island that comes with 340 rooms and provides cable TV with on-demand movies, a mini bar, a dressing area, a laptop-compatible safe and a writing desk. Guests will admire views across the Atlantic Ocean from the rooms. In-room self-catering facilities include a microwave, a small fridge and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the restaurant every morning. There is a restaurant serving seasonal dishes on site. Guests can unwind in the Lobby bar with a favourite drink. Serving both food and drinks, Brellas Cafe are situated around 300 meters from the property.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The hotel offers free parking, a safe deposit box and a beauty salon for general needs and computers, a meeting room and a business center for corporate travelers.

Relax

There are a health club, a Jacuzzi and a sauna as well as reflex massage and facials available for guests' relaxation. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a fitness center.

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
  • 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

Self-catering

  • 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  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • 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. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Hilton Head Island
    1.7 mi
Airports
Beaches
  • Coligny Beach
    1300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    340

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed or Queen-size bed or Twin beds
Size: 500 sq. feet
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      Size: 455 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Sonesta Resort 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
                  1.7 mi
                Airports
                Beaches
                • Coligny Beach
                  1300 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  4 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of floors:
                  5
                • Number of rooms:
                  340

                Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • The Jazz Corner - 5000 ft
                • South Forest Beach - 1.8 mi

                Amusement

                • Full House Games - 1.4 mi
                • Legendary Golf - 1.4 mi
                • Adventure Golf-Pirate's Island - 1.5 mi
                • Waterfun Park and Mini-Golf - 1.6 mi

                Museums

                • Self Family Arts Center - 1.6 mi

                Parks

                • H H Baseball Assn - 2.5 mi

                Universities, Institutes

                • University of South Carolina - 1.7 mi
                • Technical College-Low Country - 1.7 mi

                Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                • Audubon Nature Store - 5000 ft

                Theaters

                • Arts Center of Coastal Carolina - 1.6 mi

                Oceanfront Areas

                Local attractions

                • Sea Pines Forest Preserve - 1.5 mi
                  Southwest tip of island
                • Singleton Beach - 3.0 mi
                  Hilton Head, SC
                • Coastal Discovery Museum - 4.5 mi
                  70 Honey Horn Drive
                • Newhall Audubon Nature Preserve - 2.0 mi
                  Palmetto Bay Road
                • Driessen Beach Park - 3.8 mi
                  64 Bradley Beach Road

                Near the hotel

                • Coligny Beach - 1300 ft
                  Hilton Head, SC
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    5
                  • Number of rooms:
                    340
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                  Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island Reviews

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

                  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 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
                    1.7 mi
                  Airports
                  Beaches
                  • Coligny Beach
                    1300 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    5
                  • Number of rooms:
                    340