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Benefits of booking with Palmetto Dunes:

  • Up to 20% 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.

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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?

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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.

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Fishing & Water Sports

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.

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Resort Blog

Posted on 27th Jun 2017, 10:39 am

20 Ways to Enjoy the Palmetto Dunes Golf Academy

Our longtime Director of Golf Instruction, Doug Weaver, was recently selected for induction into the Lowcountry Golf Hall of Fame. In 2016, his colleagues voted Doug as Golf Digest magazine’s No. 2 Instructor in South Carolina and he was named the Hilton Head Island PGA chapter's “Teacher of the Year.”

At Palmetto Dunes Golf Academy, Doug and his team present a holistic, keep-it-simple approach to learning golf. The resort atmosphere is service oriented, classy and relaxed. The coaching style is the same, turning many students into better golfers.

Here, Doug offers some insider tips for enjoying the Palmetto Dunes Golf Academy:

1. Parents Night Out

Enjoy some rare free time with your spouse while your children are having fun and learning golf.

2. Family Golf School

“Together” is an important word in vacation. Those who play together stay together. Create great memories and have photos and videos emailed to you

3. Digital swing analysis

See your swing in slow motion and with all the bells and whistles that will lower your scores fast.

4. Playing lessons on the course

Play with the pro and learn as you go. Play with a two-time U.S. Open contender and record holder.

5. 7 am -8 pm lesson options

Get up early to enhance your game and be back home before breakfast.

6. Free Golf Clinic Monday 4-5 pm

Come try golf for free. Be a volunteer. Win a prize. This class is interactive, hands on and entertaining.

7. Dunes Buggy

Free taxi to and from the lesson. Let others have the car to go shopping

8. Ladies Only Class

The ladies love the gracious patient and nurturing teaching style. It will be fun and cool

9. Free Bows and Arrows

If you didn’t bring your clubs on your vacation but still want to try the Academy, all equipment is provided for free

10. Junior Classes in the Morning or Afternoon.

Introduce your children to golf — a game for a lifetime!

11. Junior Classes featuring Video Instruction

Kids love the exhilaration of a great shot. They also like to observe themselves on video swinging and seeing the ball fly away. If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video is worth 10,000 words!

12. Lil’ Swingers for 3-7 year olds

Learn Simple songs that provide rhythm, instruction and structure. This creates success leading to self-confidence and a desire to play. Parents will also learn how to coach their own lil’ golfer.

13. Online lessons

Email your video to Doug Weaver at dweaver@palmettodunes.com and Doug will respond with his wisdom.

14. Power and Distance

Who wants more distance? Come to this class and learn to use the five major power sources in the golf swing … and gain yardage.

15. Short Game 1

Have you three putted lately? Have you flubbed a chip? This class will lower your score fast and simple.

16. Short Game 2

On the course training where you will practice like the tour players. Led by a former PGA Tour Player — and big fun!

17. Private Lessons

Work one-on-one on whatever you want, when it its convenient for you.

18. Back to Basics

Focus on your fundamentals on the four major shots and golf will be more fun.

19. Putting

Forty percent of the game is putting. Drop your score by five shots … fast!

20. Mental Golf Workshop

Concentrate better and learn to simplify your game without changing your mechanics. This is an online class that amazes every student!

To sign up for one of Weaver’s free, Monday clinics at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort or any of its other world-class golf instruction programs, please call (866) 455-6890 or click here to learn more.

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