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Benefits of booking with Palmetto Dunes:

  • Up to 20% off resort dining, bike rentals, golf and more
  • Free Tennis and priority access to select activities and amenities
  • 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 30%!
  • 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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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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Dining at Shelter Cove Harbour

Shelter Cove Harbour is the perfect Mediterranean waterfront dining setting. Enjoy an ice cream cone from Frosty's or one of San Miguel's world famous award-winning margaritas. Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina is conveniently located mid-Island, directly across from the entrance to Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort.

The restaurants at Shelter Cove Harbour:

Boats at the Marina
Bistro 17

Bistro 17 is a waterfront French café at the right of Neptune’s Statue, featuring indoor and outdoor seating and spectacular marina views. This café style restaurant boasts an extensive wine selection and creative lunch and dinner cuisine. Open 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Phone: 843.785.5517

Boats at the Marina
Bucci's Italian Cuisine

Husband and wife team, Bob Murray and Christina Bucci-Murray are proud to welcome you to Bucci's Italian Cuisine, formerly La Fontana. Bucci's is open for lunch and dinner. The Italian restaurant features an expanded patio and outdoor bar with beautiful views. Bob and Christina have made some exciting changes which includes a new Chef, Eric Zeidler, direct from Atlanta who will be working along with their team of Italians who have been with them from the start. They will be serving delicious new menu items including Veal Scarpreillo, Pasta Ubriaca and Eggplant Rollitini just to mention a few. Open Tuesday through Sunday: 12 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Phone: 843.785.3300

Boats at the Marina
ELA's Blu Water Grille

Featured in Bon Appetit and the winner of numerous Open Table awards, ELA’s Blu Water Grille is a shining star on the Hilton Head scene. Fresh catch seafood and prime cut steaks of the highest quality, artfully prepared by our culinary team of experts, compliment the extensive boutique wine selection. Located at Shelter Cove Harbour, overlooking the marina and Broad Creek, ELA’s is known for the best water views on the island. A casual intimate interior, wrap around dining patio exterior, and nightly entertainment provide the perfect dining experience or location to host special events, private parties, or rehearsal dinners. Open daily. View menu here.

Phone: 843.785.3030

Boats at the Marina
Frosty's Italian Ices and More

Frosty's Italian Ices and More is a family operated business specializing in gourmet Italian ice, ice cream, gelato, frozen yogurt, homemade fudge, specialty coffees, fresh baked cookies, pastries and assorted treats.

Phone: 843.341.5423

Boats at the Marina
Hilton Head Social Bakery

Hilton Head Social Bakery is locally owned and operated by award winning chef Philippe Feret from Manhattan, who was previously the executive chef of the renowned “Windows On The World” (Twin Towers) Restaurant, Tavern On The Green, The Regency Hotel, and many others. Enjoy a perfect selection of savory pastries, like Brioche, warm flaky croissants, artisan breads, specialty custom-order cakes, and chocolates as well as Gluten-free and Vegan products. The bakery offers a convenient, open style coffee bar with Fair trade- organic coffee, and tea. Opens at 8 a.m. Follow Hilton Head Social Bakery on Facebook to stay up-to-date.

Phone: 843.715.3349

Boats at the Marina
Mediterranean Harbour Bar & Grill

Mediterranean Harbour specializes in homemade Lebanese cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere with views of Hilton Head's Shelter Cove Harbour. Healthy Mediterranean options include Lebanese steaks, lamb, seafood and vegetables plus vegan and gluten free options available as well. We invite you to dine in a unique atmosphere while enjoying popular Mediterranean dishes that you cannot find anywhere else in Hilton Head.

Phone: 843.842.9991

Boats at the Marina
San Miguel's Mexican Cafe

San Miguel’s serves fresh, authentic Mexican cuisine and award winning Margaritas, all with a view of beautiful Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina. Choose from indoor and outdoor bars and enjoy live outdoor entertainment nightly. Open seven days a week for lunch beginning at 11:30 a.m. and for dinner beginning at 4:00 p.m.

Phone: 843.842.4555

Boats at the Marina
Scott's Fish Market

Specializing in creative fresh seafood, steaks and pasta in an unrivaled waterfront setting for 27 years, Scott’s Fish Market has water views from every table, live entertainment, an outdoor tropical bar, happy hour, kids menu and sunset dining specials. Open seven days a week.

Phone: 843.785.7575

Big Jim’s BBQ, Burgers & Pizza

Delicious pulled pork, fall-off-the-bone ribs, juicy grilled burgers, pizza and more. With spectacular Hilton Head Island golf course views, daily happy hour and specials, Big Jim’s at the Jones course is sure to be at the top of your favorites!

Dunes House Oceanfront Dining

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.