Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in Palmetto Dunes that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $125 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Palmetto Dunes. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy Palmetto Dunes with a pet-friendly rental

The oceanfront resort of Palmetto Dunes boasts that it is a place of relaxation and reliable comfort, and if that doesn’t sound like a perfect time away from home, what does? This Hilton Head resort offers not 1, but 3 challenging championship-level golf courses. It is also home to some of the top Hilton Head pet-friendly rentals, which is an added bonus if you want to bring your pet with you on vacation. Whether your dream is to get married on the beach or you just want to relax and ride on bike trails, Palmetto Dunes caters to its guests, both 2-legged and 4.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Palmetto Dunes vacation rentals

For a glimpse at the island's legacy, the red-and-white striped Harbor Town Light is well worth the trip. Each floor is devoted to a different period in South Carolina's history, with the topmost level offering sweeping views of the Harbor Town Golf Links. If you're on the north side of the island, don't miss the Coastal Discovery Museum, a learning center featuring interactive exhibits and nature trails. Visiting as a family? While Disney's Hilton Head Island Resort is a treat, Palmetto Dunes vacation rentals put you up in gorgeous, spacious homes complete with spacious decks, well equipped kitchens, and private pools.


Things to do near Palmetto Dunes vacation homes

First and foremost, Palmetto Dunes is a world-class golfing destination. It boasts a trio of challenging courses, each with its own unique appeal. You'll want to maximize your time on the fairway, so why not stay local with Palmetto Dunes vacation rentals just steps from the green? Beyond golf, Palmetto Dunes is fringed by miles of pristine beachfront. From swimming and surfing to collecting shells, you'll enjoy unprecedented access to the wide sandy beaches that South Carolina is famous for. For a street scene head to bustling Shelter Cove Harbor, where you'll find waterfront dining, shopping, and entertainment.


Best time to travel to Palmetto Dunes vacation homes

Thanks to its coastal setting, summer is high season on Hilton Head Island. Palmetto Dunes is at its busiest during the Memorial Day to Labor Day stretch, when legions of families descend on the resort. For golf aficionados, attending the annual PGA Heritage Tournament in April is a top priority. While it's held at the famed Harbor Town Golf Links, Palmetto Dunes still fill up fast. If you prefer deserted beaches and uncrowded links consider visiting in winter, when Palmetto Dunes feels wonderfully quiet.

Natural features

A sunny slice of South Carolina

Hilton Head Island is part of South Carolina's sun drenched Lowcountry region. It's fringed by the Atlantic Ocean which means there's no shortage of sandy shoreline to enjoy. Palmetto Dunes is a fantastic base for exploring the island, with easy access to local favorites like ColignyÊBeach. Eternally popular with families, it features grassy picnic areas, outdoor showers, and a lively plaza lined with shops, cafes and seafood shacks. If you want to spot local wildlife, why not day trip to Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge, a salt marsh that serves as a habitat for deer, alligators, and sea birds.


Best beaches near Palmetto Dunes vacation homes

Palmetto Dunes vacation rentals are close to the beautiful beaches of Hilton Head Island. Coligny Beach Park, an oceanside park with beaches, walking paths, and amenities, and Burkes Beach, an expanse of sand with calm, clear waters for swimming and snorkeling, are 2 top beaches. You'll also like Folly Field Beach Park, a tranquil beach with gentle surf, equipment rentals and other amenities.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation homes in Palmetto Dunes

Couples will enjoy the attractions near Palmetto Dunes vacation homes. Daufuskie Island, a tranquil isle with golf resorts and sandy beaches, and Harbour Town Lighthouse, a soaring lighthouse and history museum with South Carolina historic artifacts, are great for couples. You'll also like the Coastal Discovery Museum, a learning center with programs and walks by ancient buildings, trees, and wildlife.

How many vacation rentals are available around Palmetto Dunes?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,470 vacation rentals around Palmetto Dunes. From 1,115 house rentals to 734 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.