Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort, renowned as one of the world’s best resorts for family vacations, proudly offers our new selection of family activities for fun in the sun for children of all ages. The summer fun starts here!
From first graders to active teens, Palmetto Dunes makes sure that every member of the family has a chance to enjoy Hilton Head Island's natural beauty in one of the most pristine beachfront resorts in South Carolina.
Palmetto Dunes Junior Clinics -"Fun, Friends and Fresh Air"
Instruction in the basic fundamentals of the golf swing, course etiquette and rules.
Palmetto Dunes Resort Junior Golf Academy
This five-day golf program is the perfect learning environment for all skill levels. Call (843) 785-1138 to sign up.
Advanced Junior Playing
Play with the golf pro and learn at the same time.
Learning the fundamentals of golf while singing songs creates amazing retention and success!
Permanent Junior Tees are a feature of the newly redesigned Robert Trent Jones Golf Course. Private instruction is available from the resort's PGA professionals.
Special Junior Pricing
Juniors, ages 17 and under, may play for $50, including tax. All juniors must have a valid driver's license to operate a golf cart.
Short Shot Clinic, Ages 4-5
Combines tennis fun with motor-skill development
Super Shots Clinic, Ages 6-8
Focuses on more-thorough instruction on each stroke. Emphasizes instruction and fun activities.
Junior Stroke of the Day
Beginner to Intermediate, Ages 9-17
Students learn a new stroke every day. Instruction emphasizes consistency and control.
Junior Tennis Camp
Beginner to intermediate, Ages 9-17
While focusing on enhancing stroke development and production, juniors participate in a variety of fun games and activities.
Junior Round Robin Tournament, Ages 9-17
Test your tennis skills against juniors from around the world.
Junior Grand Slam, Ages 9-17
Features tournament-level players. Teaches important concepts and key drills for the competitive player.
Cruises & Watersports
Everything from lunch with the dolphins to fireworks-watching excursions.
Hilton Head Outfitters
Catch and Release Inshore fishing on two-, three- and four-hour fishing and/or nature trips through the protected lagoon at Palmetto Dunes.
Sport Crabbing on the Crabber J
Join the crabby crew on a sport-crabbing adventure. After the crabby crew unties, the boat motors out to the calm waters of Broad Creek, where it anchors next to the salt marsh. Everyone fishes for the sly and cunning blue crab. It's all catch and release - just for fun - but the crabby crew keeps score and whoever catches the most crabs wins the world famous Crabber J tee-shirt.
Learn to surf on the beach at Palmetto Dunes. All classes are offered by Hilton Head Outfitters.
Family Ski Day
Cruise from Shelter Cove Marina to our favorite ski grounds and learn to water ski or gain confidence on a kneeboard or wakeboard. The full package includes transportation from Shelter Cove Marina to a secluded patch of water for private instruction for all ages and skill levels. A more relaxing option is three hours of tubing.
Hilton Head Outfitters features the island’s largest bike rental fleet. Choose from beach cruisers, comfort bikes, tandems, kids bikes, tag-a-longs, kiddie carts and more. Plus bike equipment, accessories, sales and repair.
Famous for the best fish tacos on the Hilton Head Island! The Dunes House serves casual lunch and dinner oceanside with live entertainment select evenings. Sit at the outdoor bar and cool off with one of the signature frozen drinks.