Shannon Tanner makes a life moment to remember at Shelter Cove Harbour


Matthew Branham  originally from S. C. but has been living in Utah for over 20 years with his wonderful family.  They always flew or drove to Hilton Head every year and one of their family traditions was to hear Shannon Tanner at Shelter Cove Harbour.

This year was a little bit different.  Matthew has been in the military for over 27 years and he was just  returning from a tour in Afghanistan and he wanted to surprise his children ages 17, 10, and 8 whom he hasn’t seen for almost 9-10 months at the Shannon Tanner show.   He wanted this to be a special surprise because he found out his wife had been diagnosed with breast cancer while he was in Afghanistan.  

His children were flying to Columbia, S. C. to visit their grandparents, his wife was staying in Utah getting chemo treatment.  His plan was to be by his wife’s side for the chemo, the grandparents drive the kids to Hilton Head and he and his wife fly to Hilton Head together and surprise their kids  at Shannon’s concert.

He contacted Shannon and together they planned the super surprise with the help of Karen Kozeemchak, Director of Marketing for Palmetto Dunes Resort, the Island Packet, Rob Tipton (Boomkinproductions, and WTOC TV and WSAV.TV.

On Thursday, May 29 something very heart touching happened to one of our warriors families. Watch the Full Video Below…

shannon tanner soldier surprise

We are just ending our season of special summer events with Fireworks on Tuesday nights, Parrot Palooza on Thursday nights, Cappy The Clown, kids entertainments and live nightly entertainment at the San Miquel’s, Scott’s Fish Market, and select nights at Bistro 17, Ela’s and La Fontana.

This spring Palmetto Dunes also hosted a series of concerts featuring Hilton Head’s famous The Headliners and Target on Thursday evenings with restaurants offering dinner specials.

A SALUTE to Shannon and all involved for making this happen for one of our WARRIORS.

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7 Properties Found. Page 1 of 3.

Photo of Listing #406106

9 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,705 Sf

MLS # 406106


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9 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,890 Sf

MLS # 401048


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7 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,595 Sf

MLS # 405967

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Living on Hilton Head Island


Hilton Head is a great place to visit and a fantastic place to call home! 

Hilton Head Island boating

Every time I go away and come back when I go over the bridge I’m awed by the beauty and so thankful that I’m lucky enough to live here.  It was developed by a man who had a vision – a vision to develop land but keep it in harmony with nature.  Fortunately, our town leaders have maintained it that way and we don’t have neon signs and high rises all along the beach.  Since the island was developed in the 50’s right now there is revitalization taking place.  The big hotels, the beach areas, golf clubs, and the shopping mall are all being updated.

harbour town light house

People often ask me how I got here.  I tell them I visited a beach resort a bit north of here and decided to come down to see what Hilton Head was all about.  Well, I stayed at a hotel in Shipyard which is now a Sonesta Resort.  I went to the concierge and asked how I could get the feel of the island and she told me to go into Sea Pines and visit Harbourtown.  I saw the beautiful yachts, climbed the famous Harbourtown light house, and had lunch overlooking the water.  I fell in love immediately and soon purchased a villa in Sea Pines intending to use it for vacations.  Less than two years later I put my house in New Jersey on the market and when it sold in 3 weeks I came down and moved into my villa.  After about a year I bought a house and I have been there now almost 20 years.

First time visitors usually ask about Real Estate on the island.  I tell them there are homes, condos, lots and timeshares or equity shares.  Prices range from under ,000. to multi-millions.  There are 10 gated communities on the island which are called Plantations. The Plantations on the south end have beach access, and there are other plantations which feature golf, tennis, boating etc.  Each plantation has its own unique charm.  Condos are called villas whether all on one floor,  a townhouse, detached, or in a storied building.  Each complex has an association which is called a regime and owners pay a monthly fee which is called a regime fee.  The regime is responsible for maintaining the exterior of the buildings and amenities and handles insurance and all other costs.    Most villas are sold furnished and there are management companies that handle short and long term rentals.  Many people start out with a villa and rent it when not using which helps defray the costs.  Like me, later on they are sad when it’s time to leave this beautiful place so they buy a home and move here full time.  It’s really easy to fall in love with this wonderful island and easy to become a property owner here, too.  Life is good!  Wouldn’t you like to become a part of it?

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116 Properties Found. Page 1 of 39.

Photo of Listing #405801

22 Folly Field Road, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,873 Sf

MLS # 405801


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12 Valencia Road, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,350 Sf

MLS # 405555


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13 Spindle Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,446 Sf

MLS # 404655

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Things to See and Do on Hilton Head Island


BUBBLE GUM CRUISE WITH GREGG RUSSELL IN HARBOURTOWN SEA PINES RESORT

When my potential buyers and clients say that Hilton Head Island style of living is too expensive, I tell them you can do as little as you want to do or spend as much as you want to. The main beauty and advantages of Hilton Head are free.   The salt air, the sunshine, the moonbeams, Spanish Moss, the sand and sea.

Hilton Head Boat Cruise

I went on the first of the season “Bubble Gum Cruise” with Gregg Russell in Harbourtown in Sea Pines this morning with my granddaughter.

We saw dolphins and their babies that were just born this spring  playing in the water. The kids learned all about the natural beauty found in the Calibogue Sound and the waters surrounding our beautiful island and the many islands across the sound from Harbourtown. They were surprised by  what looked liked millions of jelly fish, schools of crabs, and yes a small shark!

black dagger boat cruise hilton head

We experienced and learned the story of the haunted  Daufuskie Light House.  Addie wants to rent a boat and go across to the lighthouse on a full moon night!

Please enjoy the videos and pictures.   I hope I captured some of the excitement that Gregg Russell creates.  He is starting his 38th summer singing under the “Old Oak Tree” in Harbourtown.

  

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Photo of Listing #394598

6 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,200 Sf

MLS # 394598


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5 Braddock Bluff Drive, Hilton Head Island

,900 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,186 Sf

MLS # 406246


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2 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island

,500 – 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,128 Sf

MLS # 385630

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Transportation In Palmetto Dunes and Shelter Cove


Hilton Head Island was developed and remains a destination for many to come and enjoy the amenities of the island; beaches, golf, tennis, kayaking, shops, restaurants, the list goes on and on.  When traveling to the area some enjoy driving while others prefer to fly.  If your party consists of more than yourself, driving or flying leaves you with a dilemma, one vehicle. What are you going to do if dad wants to go golf and mom and the kids want to go to the beach?  

Palmetto Dunes dunes buggy

Or, the ladies in the party want to play tennis and the men want to go shopping? You didn’t go on vacation so you could spend time running back and forth shuttling from one thing to another.  You came on vacation to get away from that didn’t you?  No need to fear, if you are staying in Palmetto Dunes or Shelter Cove there is no dilemma as there are a number of options for you and your travel companions.

The Palmetto Dunes Buggy

This is a phenomenal concept conceived by the community and enjoyed by all owners and guests. The best part about it, it’s FREE! 

The Dunes Buggy runs from early April through September and will take you anywhere within the community.  If some of your party want to go to the Outfitters, others to the tennis center, and the rest to the marina, not a problem.  Just tell the dispatcher where you are staying and they will pick everyone up and drop everyone off.  When you are finished with your activity just call and let them know you are ready to be picked up and before you know it they are there.

Each buggy holds up to 10 passengers and is on a first come first serve basis so be sure to schedule for extra time during the busy seasons (Heritage and 4th of July weeks in particular). 

To schedule your pick-up contact the Dunes Buggy at 843.689.4222.

Palmetto Dunes bike rental

Biking

Palmetto Dunes and Shelter Cove are filled with more than 50 miles of bike paths.  If you are renting at Yacht Club in Shelter Cove and want to bike to the beach you can do so without ever having to cross Highway 278.  The bike path along Shelter Cove Lane leads to a tunnel under the highway and surfaces on the Palmetto Dunes side of the property.  From there it is a short ride down Queens Folly Road to the beach.

Bike’s can be rented at the Hilton Head Outfitters located in the heart of Palmetto Dunes across Queens Folly Road from the General Store.  You can rent any number of bikes based on your adventure and the type of bike required; i.e. beach cruisers for adults or children, baskets, kiddie carts, tandem, youth tandem, fat tires, and more.

There are many things to see and do while staying on Hilton Head Island and Palmetto Dunes.  How and what you choose to explore is up to you and the community wants to ensure that you are provided with all avenues possible to do so.

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38 Properties Found. Page 1 of 7.

Photo of Listing #402468

75 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,171 Sf

MLS # 402468


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2 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,315 Sf

MLS # 405721


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1 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,232 Sf

MLS # 393591


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76 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,488 Sf

MLS # 404739


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47 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 1 Beds, 2 Baths, 985 Sf

MLS # 402120


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65 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,900 – 1 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,019 Sf

MLS # 398235

 

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Palmetto Previews – September 2014


If you are one of the 2.5 million visitors who crossed the bridge to Hilton Head Island for a vacation this year, chances are you have entertained the idea of living here. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or an annual guest, maybe you are wondering what it would be like to plant your feet more firmly in the sand. If you already own a piece of paradise, read on and count your blessings.

Life in the Lowcountry centers on three important values: nature, convenience and community. Often billed as the nation’s first environmentally sensitive, “eco-planned” resort, in spite of its steady growth, Hilton Head remains a haven for nature lovers. Waving palms, magnificent moss-draped oaks and manicured golf courses decorate our world, with no glaring lights, gaudy billboards or tacky carnival rides to compete with starry skies and moonlit beaches.

A multitude of convenient amenities contribute to the serenity. In addition to a 13-mile oceanfront playground and eight beach parks, the island boasts more than 100 miles of multi-use trails and 12 parks for picnics, sports, community events and more, not to mention golf, tennis, boating, fishing, swimming and other watersports.

New and re-development projects currently underway include the Shelter Cove Towne Centre and adjacent five-acre park, Coligny area updates, a new rowing and sailing center and continued additions and improvements to roads, signage, leisure pathways and parks.

The weather here is subtropical and temperate, yet Hilton Head Island experiences all four seasons. Fall brings crisp air, oyster roasts and outdoor festivals. Spring paints the town with bursts of color on a canvas of lush green grass and fresh foliage, inviting us out to play. No snow shovel required for winter, but a sweater comes in handy for chilly days on the golf course. Hot summer days are freshened by gentle sea breezes and ocean waves lapping at our toes. Sounds good so far, right?

The truth is, not everyone who lives on Hilton Head Island is on a perpetual vacation. Many people are working, building businesses, volunteering, raising families, and/or traveling—all the more reason to appreciate the conveniences. Wherever you choose to live, on the island or in Bluffton, rare is the occasion when you will drive more than 15-20 minutes to get where you’re going: restaurants, schools, shopping centers, churches, grocery stores, hair salons, banks, medical facilities and more are all within a stone’s throw. Two airports service the area: Hilton Head Airport, located on the island and the Savannah/Hilton Head International airport—about a 45-mile drive from the island.

While like a small town in many ways, Hilton Head Island offers an unusual number of cultural opportunities for a community its size: a performing arts center, art galleries, choral society, symphony orchestra, and events such as the Hilton Head Wine Festival (the largest outdoor tented tasting on the East Coast), the Hilton Head Motoring Festival and Concours d’ Elegance, the Heritage of Golf Classic PGA Tour event, and many community festivals and family-oriented affairs. Educational opportunities include public and private schools for children as well as the University of South Carolina-Beaufort’s Hilton Head campus, Technical College of the Lowcountry and Osher Lifelong Learning.

But perhaps what sets the community apart most is the friendly and fascinating people who choose to live here. Most everybody is from someplace else, making for a diverse mix of backgrounds, experiences and stories: think Southern hospitality with a multi-cultural spin.

Whether you’re looking for vacation property, a part-time residence, family home or a place to retire, your version of paradise awaits. If you liked it on vacation, you’ll love living here!

With over 30 years of experience matching buyers to the property of their dreams, Dunes Marketing Group’s knowledgeable Realtors are ready to help you find your place in the sun. Stop by to meet with a real estate professional today. The Hilton Head Island offices are located on the right as you enter Palmetto Dunes from 278 or in Shelter Cove Harbour; the mainland Bluffton office is located on the right, before the entrance to Moss Creek from 278.

Download the PDF of the September Palmetto Previews right here!

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52 Properties Found. Page 1 of 9.

Photo of Listing #402664

47 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,392 Sf

MLS # 402664


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89 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,957 Sf

MLS # 405125


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21 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,500 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,367 Sf

MLS # 399001


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63 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,442 Sf

MLS # 404632


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21 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,367 Sf

MLS # 403063


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9 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,705 Sf

MLS # 406106

A Day in the Life on Hilton Head Island


Hilton Head Beach

A day in my life on Hilton Head Island is like a day in paradise!  I wake up surrounded by nothing but white sand, water and sunshine. My mornings couldn’t be more picture perfect; I always go for a long stroll along the beach while watching the immaculate sun surface over the water. 

After I’ve finished with my walk I head over to Java Burrito, my favorite local coffee/ burrito shop, and order a pecan roast. This next part of my day is where life gets a little more difficult because I have to decide on only one of the numerous world- class golf courses to play, but its ok because what I don’t play today I can play on one of the other 365 days, since all of our courses are open year round, and always in tip top shape.  

By the time I play 18 holes I’m beat! So I walk to my local pool, and what a beautiful walk it is, streets lined with oaks and palms and bikers enjoying the evening air. Once I’m at the pool I do a coupe of laps to cool down. Since it’s almost dinnertime I walk home, rinse off and start to plan my evening. 

With numerous local restaurants to pick from it’s never a strain to find the cuisine I’m craving. From seafood to Thai food, to Italian, Hilton head offers it all. Tonight though I end up at my favorite local seafood restaurant Steamers Seafood located in Coligny Plaza near the beach in Forest Beach. With all my favorite seafood selections and various drinks options I never have an unpleasant meal.

 Hilton Head Dining

After dinner and drinks my friends and I like to reunite with old companions at some of our favorite local establishments such as the Frosty Frog or the Big Bamboo in Coligny Plaza, with a little local music going and a frozen drink in hand I always have a marvelous time. Typically, we all make our way to the next location, I can never just decide on one pub though, so what’s better than one bar? Five! The Triangle offers just this; all 5 establishments are together within 100 yards of each other, each offering something different. From live music, to DJ’s, to sports bars and dance floors the possibilities of fun are endless. We make our way to the Boardroom to relax outside while enjoying a nice cold beer, perfect company and live music, a perfect way to end the perfect day on Hilton Head Island.

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New Beer Law Heads to Governor Haley


South Carolina Brewery

A new law inspired by the desire of San Diego based Stone Brewing to spend approximately on a new East Coast facility opens the way for Stone to choose South Carolina, it also opens options for existing micro breweries to expand their business models. 

One component of the bill allows micro breweries to produce up to 500,000 barrels annually (up from 2000).  I am told it will also allow micro breweries to sell off premises.  Imagine picking up your favorite local craft beer at the grocery store instead of going into the micro brewery to fill up your growler.   

The oldest micro brewery inSouth Carolina is right here on Hilton Head.  They just completely remodeled their brewing operation.  The last vats were installed in May.  The current operation is set up to serve the latest brews directly to the bar in compliance with the limit of 2000 barrels a year.  Under the new law they would be able to sell their brand elsewhere.  I really enjoyed seeing the glint in the eyes of the owner and brewmaster as they discussed the opportunity this law offers micro breweries.  They are already planning a new remodel and production operation.  Of course, the Governor has yet to sign the law.

I’m often amused by the bills that get passed in our legislature.  Recently one passed allowing gaming to take place in homes and community clubs.  The previous, very old law, prohibited such activities.  At least now, mahjongg, canasta  and others can be enjoyed in the senior communities.

The Stone Bill, as the new beer law has been dubbed, offers huge ramifications for micro brewers in the state. South Carolinacould be the  beneficiary of not only Stone Brewing, but other  companies willing to reap the benefits of our reknown as a destination.  On a recent trip upstate, I was told by two other successful food and beverage operations that they are actively seeking locations in the Hilton Head area. 

The low country of South Carolina has long been an international tourism destination.  In recent years, it has become a preferred relocation opportunity for retirees and young families.  It is gratifying to know that the State is actively seeking businesses and providing the necessary framework for them to locate here.  So, on your next visit, check in at the local micro brewery and keep watch for some other newcomers to the area.  I’m personally looking forward enjoying their food and hospitality.  

 

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Explore The Hilton Head & Bluffton Lowcountry


Hilton Head Island and the areas that surround it are bursting at the seams with places to go that many visitors have never even heard of. There is quite a lot of history, learning experiences, and other opportunities for those who want to take a different path. Some of these are on the island, and others require a short drive; but all of them are worth the effort.

Hilton Head Sunset

First on the list is  at Honey Horn Plantation. This historic and interactive property dates back 300 years and encompasses 68 acres with 3 boardwalks. Here you’ll find events such as; sweet-grass basket making, dolphin nature cruise and, turtle talks and walks. There’s also a Discovery House, Butterfly Enclosure, The Heritage Garden, 20th century buildings, a property cemetery, three-quarter mile long trail, interactive exhibits, interpretive panels and, the museums active bee colony (kids favorite). Check out the Coastal Discovery Museum website coastaldiscovery.org for more hours of operation and a calendar of events.

Coastal Discovery Museum Hilton Head Island

Next, and located right inside of Sea Pines is . If you’re looking to explore the more historical side of Hilton Head the Stoney-Baynard Ruins are a must to see. Ageing back to 1793 the property is a true testament to the masonry technique known as tabby (a concrete made from sand, oyster shells and lime). Also referred to as Braddock’s Point Plantation let your imagination wonder back to a time when slaves, cotton planters and Union and Confederate Troops walked about. The Baynard family acquired the Estate in 1840, it is said Captain John Stoney lost the property to Baynard in a game of poker.

 Stoney Baynard Ruins Sea Pines

Today these Ruins are listed on the National Register of Historic Sites. The estate is open to the public or guided tours are available through the Nature Center in Harbour Town. To reserve a tour call The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843) 842-1979.

Just around the corner is the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Inhabited 4,000 years ago by Nomadic Indians, The Sea Pines Forest Preserve is home to a number of plant and animal species. Multiple guides through different areas of the preserve are offered daily ranging from Alligator & Wildlife Boat Tours, Kayak tours, Lowcountry Plantation Exploration, Prehistoric Indian Exploration and many more. This historic preserve through 605 acres of forests, freshwater, saltwater and sandy shoreline with lookouts for bird observation, a multitude of walking trails, picnic areas and boardwalks. Take a day to explore the largest piece of undeveloped land Hilton Head has to offer.

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25 Properties Found. Page 1 of 9.

Photo of Listing #394598

6 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,200 Sf

MLS # 394598


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5 Braddock Bluff Drive, Hilton Head Island

,900 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,186 Sf

MLS # 406246


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2 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island

,500 – 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,128 Sf

MLS # 385630

For those Civil War Buffs you’ll certainly want to visit Fort Walker, Fort Sherman, Fort Mitchel and Fort Howell. Built in 1861 and 1862, these historic landmarks played a crucial role in the success of the Union winning the Civil War by strengthening their defense of the Union blockade to prevent Confederate assaults.  Located in Port Royal Plantation, Hilton Head Plantation and in Mitchellville village on Hilton Head Island. You can sign up for tours of these forts at the Coastal Discovery Museum.

If you’re looking for a real adventure why not explore the rich history of Daufuskie Island? Daufuskie Island was settled by Spain in 1521, known for the Lowcountry crops rice and cotton. The cotton “also known as sea island cotton” was considered at one point the best cotton in the world.  Daufuskie is one nautical mile away from Hilton Head Island with less than 300 full-time residents. Here you’re completely surrounded by nature. Plenty of islanders believe the spirit world lives peacefully amongst them, plenty of ghost stories exist but yet none have a beginning, middle or an end. If you look around you will see houses with “heaven blue” shutters, window frames and doorways, old Gullah culture believed the painted areas ward off creatures of the night. There are many ways to discover and explore , but you must first travel there by boat. Many companies offer boat services to the island, Calibogue Cruises runs to Freeport Monday through Sunday.

Daufuskie Island

If you’re looking for the perfect day trip? Well then you don’t have to go any further than Old Town Bluffton, a newly renovated town with antique shops, a weekly farmers market, and dining to die for. “There is plenty to fill your day”. Bluffton was settled in the early 1800’s, overlooking the beautiful May River, wealthy cotton and rice planters used Bluffton as a summer getaway. Eventually it grew to become a commercial distribution center, as Bluffton prosperity thrived year round residences, churches, and a commercial main street were incorporated indefinitely.

Bluffton, SC

Historic District Walking Tours are available with or without a guide. The tour includes 26 historic locations within 1 mile. Or you can make your way over to the Heyward House, which has been converted into a museum and Bluffton’s Welcome Center.

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Parrot Palooza at Shelter Cove in Palmetto Dunes


As the Summer Breeze comes in over Shelter Cove Harbour and the sun begins to set in the west vacationers and locals gather to hear the “Island Music Concert Featuring Shan Tan & the Oyster Reefers!” There is lots of room to dance down in front of the stage and plenty of stadium seating to view the concert or from the balcony of your Shelter Cove condo. You can also have dinner at one of the local restaurants and not miss a note. The music is flavored with old and new songs that are familiar to the south east and islands. Click on the video for a sample. Come join us to dance and sing along through out the evening.

Parrot Palooza Shelter Cove

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Photo of Listing #406106

9 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,705 Sf

MLS # 406106


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9 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,890 Sf

MLS # 401048


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7 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,595 Sf

MLS # 405967

2014 is the second year that this event is being scheduled on Thursday nights in June, July and August.  The opening concert was on June 19, 2014. The second on June 26th with the remining performances taking place on 7 – 9 P.M.: July 3rd, July 10th, July 17th,  July 24th, July 31st, August 7th and ending on August 14th.

Parrot Palooza

As on other occasions in the harbour your favorite shops and eateries are open for you to browse and taste their specialties. Cappy the Clown is on hand to delight the children.

As you can see by the photos accompanying this blog Dunes Real Estate, formerly Dunes Marketing Group, has a booth set up in the Harbour as well. Our Professional Agents are there to answer any and all questions you may have concerningHilton Head Islandand the surrounding Lowcountry.  Just to let you know we will be in the booth on 7/3 and 8/14. Stop by we would love to see you.It is a cool evening; come join the fun!

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Tower Beach in Sea Pine Plantation


Tower Beach in Sea Pines on Hilton Head

We’ve all been excited about all of the new things that are happening on the island – renovations at the mall making it a boutique type shopping center, the 87000 sq.ft. Kroger supermarket, the new Plantation Golf Club with the fabulous Live Oak Restaurant, the new Sea Pines Beach Club, and the soon to be completed new Harbour Town Golf Course Clubhouse. If you’ve been reading our blogs you have probably seen photos of many of these improvements.

You may not have seen photos of the new Tower Beach Club in Sea Pines. As a Sea Pines resident I recently enjoyed a pleasant evening at our new Tower Beach facility. Tower Beach is located underneath the blue water tower at the southern tip of Sea Pines. This beach club is designated for the exclusive use of Sea Pines property owners. The ambience is different from the main beach club in Sea Pines where there is a hubbub of activity, showers, restaurants, a beach shop, and miles of beach umbrellas, music, etc. Tower Beach is a very natural beach with dolphins playing near the shoreline and views of neighboring islands.

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Photo of Listing #406306

New Listing

247 S Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island

,999 – 1 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,200 Sf

MLS # 406306


Photo of Listing #400171

2 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island

,000 – 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,128 Sf

MLS # 400171


Photo of Listing #405943

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101 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island

,900 – 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,200 Sf

MLS # 405943

The entire Tower Beach facility has been recently renovated – new parking lot, walkways, showers, picnic tables, grills, pretty swings where couples can sit and swing and enjoy the beautiful and peaceful views of the Atlantic ocean. Best of all, there’s a brand new shaded pavilion with kitchen facilities that residents can reserve if they are hosting a wedding or some other big event.

As a resident I invited friends to join us for a pre 4th of July picnic. My friend had brought some appetizers and drinks and table décor, and I brought some gourmet burgers from Fresh Market with salads, chips, and even chocolate chip cookies. We grilled the burgers, enjoyed our picnic, then went for a walk on the beach. Later on there were fireworks at the Sea Pines country Club so that topped off the evening. This is really a great place to live and I must tell you that we have never regretted leaving New Jersey. I can hardly believe it’s been 20 years now. We left some children behind but they love to come and visit and once in awhile we go visit them. When we come back over the bridge to Hilton Head we always smile and say it’s nice to go visit but it’s great to be back home. The people here are friendly, the weather is great, and the lifestyle is wonderful! Wouldn’t you like to become a part of it?

sea pines fireworks

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