The S.C. Board of Directors of the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) named our George Fazio golf course the 2014 South Carolina Golf Course of the Year. It’s the third and final of our three Hilton Head golf courses to receive this prestigious designation. In 2003, the Robert Trent Jones oceanfront course was named South Carolina Golf Course of the Year, while the Arthur Hills golf course received the honor in 2009.
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Travel + Leisure Family placed Palmetto Dunes at No. 23 in its list of World’s Best Family Resorts for 2013, making it the highest ranking South Carolina resort.
Based in New York, Travel + Leisure Family is part of the prestigious Travel + Leisure group of publications. Travel + Leisure has nearly 5 million readers. The magazine's annual reader survey determines who receives its World's Best Awards each year.
Tennis Magazine ranked Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort among the "50 Greatest U.S. Tennis Resorts" since 1975 and named Palmetto Dunes as the #1 Tennis Resort in the Carolinas. This monthly magazine has been published for more than 40 years.
Tennis Resorts Online ranked the Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center #10 in the world for Best Tennis Resort overall. The Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center also ranks fourth in the world for Best Junior Tennis Program as well as best Instruction & Programming. Tennis Resorts Online is a critical guide to the world's best tennis resorts and tennis camps compiled by Roger Cox, who has more than 25 years of experience writing about tennis travel.
TripAdvisor.com has named Hilton Head Island to its 2014 list of Top 10 island in the US. Long known as a golfer's paradise, Hilton Head Island is heaven for any type of sports enthusiast. Tennis, volleyball, polo, championship golf on some of the best fairways in the United States - those are just a few athletic options. In fact, the island plays host to many prestigious sporting events throughout the year. All of it surrounded by sunny beaches and lush greenery. In between games or matches, explore Hilton Head's natural wonders.
Palmetto Dunes Resort earned 5 stars in the Brides Choice Awards for Wedding Venues and for Catering and Receptions.
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When the PGA and the South Carolina Department of Parks and Recreation teamed up to find the "Dream 18" golf holes in the state, they came to Palmetto Dunes and the signature hole at the Robert Trent Jones course; Number 10. View the description on PGA.com
Golf Digest ranked Hilton Head #9 on its "Top 20" list of Best Buddies Trip Destinations. The Palmetto Dunes Arthur Hills Course was mentioned as a top course on Hilton Head Island.
Parents Magazine named Hilton Head Island No.1 on its list of Top 10 Beach Towns. The magazine focused on fun, low-cost attractions, nature activities, and family vibe of the rest of the town in its selection.
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Trip Advisor has recognized Palmetto Dunes with numerous Certificates of Excellence for our many activities and for the resort itself. TripAdvisor recognizes businesses that consistently earn top rating from TripAdvisor travelers. Hilton Head Outfitters is rated #3 of 58 Island Attractions, The Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center is ranked #5/58 and the golf courses have been rated #11/58 Hilton Head Island Attractions.