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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.

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.

Every conceivable water sport may be enjoyed at our Hilton Head Island resort, from inshore and off shore fishing charters to sport crabbing, sail and mermaid tours, sightseeing and nature excursions. Call (866) 400-7894 for more information. Or email us at

Wi-Fi access is available through the marina.


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

Daily Dockage Rates - 30 ft. minimum 

DAILY DOCKAGE - $3.00 per foot, per day
30 amp - Free
50 amp - $20.00 per day
100 amp - $50.00 per day

Weekly Dockage Rates - 30 ft. minimum 

WEEKLY DOCKAGE - $2.50 per foot, per day, 7-day minimum
30 amp - $30.00 per week
50 amp - $60.00 per week
100 amp - $125.00 per week

Monthly Dockage Rates - 30 ft. minimum 

Length is determined by length of slip or boat, whichever is greater.

30 to 39 ft. $17.00 per ft/per month 30 ft. Slip $510.00/per month
40 to 49 ft. $19.00 per ft/per month 40 ft. Slip $760.00/per month
50 to 59 ft. $20.00 per ft/per month 50 ft. Slip $1,000.00/per month
60 to 69 ft. $21.00 per ft/per month 60 ft. Slip $1,260.00/per month
70 to 79 ft. $22.00 per ft/per month 70 ft. Slip $1,540.00/per month
80 and up $24.00 per ft/per month 80 ft. Slip $1,920.00/per month
$60.00 per month/ 30 amp
$125.00 per month/ 50 amp
$260.00 per month/ 100 amp

*Back of I and J Dock are $325 a month, 27 foot maximum.

Kayak Storage Rack Rates 

Kayak Storage: $40 for one month, $35 for multiple months, and $25 for a week.

Annual Dockage Rates 

When paid in advance for the whole year, slip renter receives 5% discount for the monthly dockage rate. Electric charges are the same as the monthly rate. Fiscal period of Annuals on January 1st. If a refund is requested on an Annual Dockage Payment, SCM will deduct the number of months the slip was rented at the regular rental rate and refund the remaining balance of the original amount paid.

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.