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Located in Shipyard Plantation, Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is next to Van Der Meer Tennis Academy and Van Der Meer Tennis Center. This 340-room, 4-star resort welcomes business and leisure travelers with 2 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, and 3 restaurants. It's on the beach and also close to Shipyard Golf Course and The Village at Wexford.

Dining

Get your fill of American cuisine for breakfast, brunch, or dinner at Heyward's Restaurant, one of 3 onsite restaurants, or enjoy the pool views at Bailey's Bar and Terrace. Satisfy your hunger without leaving your room with room service, or quench your thirst with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a cooked-to-order breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Rooms

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island's 340 rooms are air-conditioned and provide balconies or patios, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and wired Internet, plus LED TVs with digital channels and video-game consoles. Beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include free weekday newspapers, safes, and ironing boards.

Property features

Guests of Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island have access to a full-service spa, 2 outdoor pools, and a children's pool. Onsite parking is available, both free self and paid valet parking (USD 10.00 per night)—also useful is a free area shuttle. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include a 24-hour fitness center, outdoor tennis courts, and free WiFi in public areas.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a 24-hour fitness center. Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 20,000 square feet (1858 square meters) include conference space. This beach resort also offers a children's pool, spa services, and a terrace. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Children's club 
  • Total number of rooms - 340 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 16 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 1980 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20,000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1858 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 16 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 12 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Poolside bar 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island offers 340 air-conditioned accommodations with video-game consoles and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

This Hilton Head Island resort provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Video-game console 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 11 AM.

Heyward's Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Bailey's Bar and Terrace - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered.

Sea Crest Terrace - This poolside bistro specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Sweet Cane Bar - This poolside restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a cooked-to-order breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from room service during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Arum Spa has 3 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150.00 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 150.00 per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 35 lb)
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Destination fee: USD 2 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 20.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Parking
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5.00 and USD 35.00 for adults, USD 5.00 and USD 30.00 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 10.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 150.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 150.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hilton Head Island Sonesta
  • Hilton Head Island Sonesta Resort
  • Sonesta Hilton Head Island
  • Sonesta Hilton Head Island Resort
  • Sonesta Resort
  • Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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