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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


The Largest Marina on Hilton Head Island

Set just off the Intracoastal Waterway, overlooking the wide reaches of Broad Creek, picturesque Shelter Cove Marina is a 15.5-acre Hilton Head Island marina with 178 boat slips for boats up to 145 feet in length. You can find us at GPS coordinates 32. 10’ 92”N 80. 43’ 56”W where our entrance channel is between red marker 22 and green marker 23. Wi-Fi access is available through the marina.

Shelter Cove Marina visitors have the option to dock daily, weekly, monthly and annually, and enjoy the marina's facilities and services, as well as convenient access to Palmetto Dunes Resort amenities and accommodations.

All dockage rates are based on 30-foot and larger vessels. When paid in advance for the whole year, slip renter receives 5% discount for the monthly dockage rate. We also have weekly and monthly kayak storage available.


Please allow us 24 hours to get back to you after filling out the form here. If you have an arrival date of today or if you have any questions please call us at (866) 400-7894 or email us at

Shelter Cove Marina given "S.C. Clean Marina Certification" by the National Marine Manufacturers Assoc. Read more

Ship's Store

The newly renovated Ship's Store at Shelter Cove Marina offers a wide variety of merchandise. In addition to boat supplies, charts and fishing tackle, the marina store recently expanded to include a great selection of coastal apparel and accessories. The Ship’s Store is the perfect place to find “Hilton Head Island” and “Shelter Cove Marina” branded gear, including some NEW t-shirts with the marina’s longitude and latitude running down the sleeves. This Hilton Head Island marina store offers a range of convenience items, such as soft drinks, beer, wine, a coffee-bar and snacks.


From Hwy. 278 east, turn right onto King Neptune Lane, right past mile marker 8 at the light. Make first left onto Shelter Cove Lane and follow around until the road ends at destination, about a mile.

Shelter Cove Marina Activities

2-Person Catamarans

With its shallow draft, stable low center of gravity, comfortable bucket seats, easy to operate controls, and bimini top, this sporty runabout is the perfect way to tour the marshes and open waters of the Lowcountry. Professionally guided sightseeing and nature tours are available in the morning, afternoon and at sunset. They also offer a special HarbourFest Fireworks Tour during the summer.


Since 1983, the best cruise value for your dollar! The 80-foot double deck cruise ship Holiday departs from Dock C at Shelter Cove Harbour.

Fishing Charters

For those who enjoy the distinct pleasure that only a fishing pole can provide, choose from in-shore, near-shore and off-shore chartered fishing excursions available at Shelter Cove Marina.

Fireworks Cruises

In the summer during Shelter Cove Harbour's HarbourFest, some of our cruise operators offer fireworks cruises on Tuesday's during fireworks. These cruises fill up fast! Be sure to book now for the best views of summer fireworks!

Kayaks & Paddleboards

Outside Hilton Head provides hourly kayak and paddleboard rentals so you can get up close and personal with nature on Broad creek. Choose from 12 and 14 foot single kayaks, canoe-style double kayaks, 10’6” & 11’6” universal stand up paddleboards and 12’6” race-fitness paddle boards,

Nature Tours

Explore the backwaters and salt marshes of Hilton Head and surrounding islands encountering dolphins, fish and all manner of birds along the way.

Boat Rentals

Rent a boat and find your inner sailor as you cruise through Hilton Head Island’s vast waterways in style.

Dolphin Cruises

Hilton Head Island has a very active population of wild Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins and Shelter Cove Harbour is the perfect place to book your cruise and experience these beautiful creatures.

Lagoon Charters

Outfitter’s fishing charters and experienced guides will navigate you through our 11-mile lagoon, stocked with a variety of saltwater fish, to the ultimate fishing hotspots. Equipment is provided – just be sure to pack your good luck!.

Your Adventure Headquarters

Hilton Head Outfitters offers the island’s largest bike rental fleet, bike equipment and accessories, kayak and canoe rentals, fishing gear, charters, beach equipment, lagoon tours and more. Your South Carolina adventure awaits.