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Vacation Rentals

Vacation Rentals


Benefits of booking with Palmetto Dunes:

  • Up to 15% off resort dining, bike rentals, golf and more!
  • Complimentary Tennis & Pickleball court time when available.
  • Save more when you stay longer! Ask our vacation rental experts.
  • Palmetto Dunes Rentals are exclusively for 3 – 7+ nights.
  • Some rentals may require Saturday to Saturday summer stays.
  • View all rentals here.

Home & Villa Rental Frequently Asked Questions

Tee Times

Tee Times


Benefits of playing at Palmetto Dunes:

  • Book online in advance and save up to 15%!
  • Multi-round rates available. Call to start saving.
  • Three distinct and memorable championship courses you'll love to come back to. Which one will be your favorite?

Golf Course Frequently Asked Questions

Bike Rentals & More

Bike/Beach Rentals & Lagoon Activities

Benefits of renting at Palmetto Dunes:

  • We offer the highest quality new rental equipment on the island.
  • Free delivery/pickup for 3+ day rentals. On-site hourly rentals available. Same day delivery available before 4 p.m.
  • Island's largest assortment of bikes, kayaks/canoes & beach accessories.

Bike Rentals and Other Frequently Asked Questions

Fishing & Water Sports

Marina Fishing & Water Sports

Learn more about Shelter Cove Marina activities:

  • Shelter Cove Marina is just off the Intracoastal Waterway and is centrally located on Hilton Head Island across from Palmetto Dunes.
  • All boats have U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captains.
  • For fishing all tackle, bait & ice are included. Fish are cleaned and bagged.

Shelter Cove Marina Frequently Asked Questions

Golf Course Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a tee time to play a course at Palmetto Dunes or can I just walk in? 

We strongly encourage you to reserve a tee time in advance either online or by calling 866-380-1778, but we also try our best to accommodate walk-in golfers.

Do you offer multi-round golf rates? 

Yes. Our multi-round golf rates can only be booked by phone. Please call 866-380-1778 to book.

What is the cancellation policy for the resort? 

In order to provide the best selection of available tee times, we require our guests to secure their tee time reservations with a credit card. Your card will not be charged when the reservation is made. However, you are subject to a payment penalty if you do not show for your tee time or if you reduce your number of players without at least 24 hours of advance notice. If you need to cancel or modify your tee time, you must call reservations at 866-380-1778 at least 24 hours before your tee time to avoid a payment penalty.

I have a non-player who wants to ride along while I play. Do they have to pay a fee? 

Yes. Non-player riders are welcome, but they must pay a nominal fee of $25 to do so. The fee covers access to our facilities and golf cart usage.

Which of the three Palmetto Dunes golf courses are most appropriate for my skill level? 

Our three golf courses are 18-hole championship layouts. Each of our courses are suitable for all golfers and offer a variety of tee options, including junior and senior tees. For beginner golfers who are still learning to play, or families with young children, we recommend trying 9 holes at the Arthur Hills or George Fazio course. The Robert Trent Jones course does not offer 9 hole rounds.

Do Palmetto Dunes Golf Courses have a dress code? 

Yes. The dress code policy at all Palmetto Dunes golf courses is collared shirts. Dress for the weather. Be comfortable and a hat is advised. Our Pro Shop has a large selection of hats, gloves and clothing. Tennis shoes are adequate. Running shoes are not designed for golf. No denim, cut offs or tank tops please.

Do you have rental club sets available? 

Yes. We offer rental club sets for men and women. Each of our three courses offer Srixon golf club rental sets. Please request your rental set when making your reservation.

Do you offer golf lessons? 

The Palmetto Dunes Golf Academy offers year-round lessons and instruction for golfers of all ages and skill levels. Director of Golf Instruction, Doug Weaver, hosts a free exhibition every Monday at 4:00 pm at the Jones course.

What video analysis technology do you use? 

The Palmetto Dunes Golf Academy used the V1 Coaching System, an industry leader available in the Class A and director of instruction private lessons, 3 hour classes, one day schools and multi day schools. Bring your own smartphone or camera. We can make it a great tool for golf improvement.

How can I find out when the courses in Palmetto Dunes will undergo maintenance? 

To keep our courses in pristine condition, we undergo seasonal routine maintenance. Our maintenance schedule is subject to change without notice. Please call ahead for maintenance dates: 866-380-1778.

What kind of grass is used on the greens? 

The Robert Trent Jones course features Champion Bermuda, the Arthur Hills course features Tifdwarf Bermuda and the George Fazio course features Diamond Zoysia.

Is there a driving range at each course? 

The Robert Trent Jones and Arthur Hills courses each off a regulation driving range. The George Fazio course offers a limited flight warm-up range.

Does Palmetto Dunes offer any military discounts? 

Palmetto Dunes offers a number of discounts for active and retired military. You must mention military discount at the time of booking and present a valid military ID when checking in to receive this discount.

How do I purchase a Palmetto Dunes Gift Card? 

Gift cards may be purchased online here or at any resort retail outlet or by calling 866-380-1778.

Do you have an online store? 

No, sorry, we do not currently have an online store. But you can call any of our pro shops if you are looking for something special. We are happy to assist. Call 843-686-9137.

What airports are most convenient to Hilton Head Island and Palmetto Dunes? 

The majority of our guests fly in to the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV), which is approximately 45 minutes from Hilton Head Island. You may also arrive via the Hilton Head Airport (HHH), only a 10 minute drive from Palmetto Dunes. For directions and maps go here.

What other activities do you offer at Palmetto Dunes? 

In addition to our three championship golf courses, you can enjoy three miles of beach, biking around the resort, kayaking or canoeing on our 11-mile lagoon, world-class tennis and more. Additionally, Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina, located directly across from the resort, features waterfront shopping, dining and water activities plus in-shore and off-shore fishing charters. Palmetto Dunes also offers a wide selection of private vacation homes for rent and villa accommodations.