Real Estate is on the rise in Hilton Head Island and surrounding Bluffton and Beaufort, SC. For decades, travelers have visited the pristine beaches and marshes of the island, and most of them have probably considered uprooting and moving here permanently. Every year, many visitors do just that, spending part of their summer vacation looking at available homes for sale in the area. When you look at the following list of awards, it’s easy to see why Carson Realty’s phone rings off the hook, and why everyone wants to live in the Lowcountry:
The following list was originally reported by the Hilton Head Island Chamber of Commerce: www.hiltonheadisland.org
Hilton Head Island Named as USA Today’s 10 Best Carolina Beaches July 2014 View article
Hilton Head, SC named Top 10 Best U.S. Island June 2014
Readers of 10BEST.com, a division of USA TODAY Travel voted Hilton Head Island as one of the Top 10 Islands in the United States. View all top Islands.
Hilton Head Island named as a Rising Destination by American Express Travel May 6, 2014
While cities like London and Orlando are longtime favorites, bookings at destinations with the greatest year-over-year growth indicate a more adventurous streak amongst this year’s travelers. From a top sporting destination to national parks to an island retreat, the top growing summer destinations for 2014 include: 1-5. Brazil (Manaus, Recife, Salvador,Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo), 6. Santorini, 7. Hilton Head, SC, 8. Grand Junction, CO, 9. Milan, 10. Buchare
Island Adernaline: Hilton Head’s adventurous offerings move and motivate groups April 1, 2014Set off the South Carolina coast, Hilton Head Island is only 12 miles ong and five miles wide, yet it offers groups a complete package of sun, natural beauty, luxury resorts with great meeting space, championship golf and more. Read full article.
Hilton Head Island named in 2014 “10 U.S. Islands Where You Can Beat the Winter Blues” by Fodor’s Travel February 26, 2014
Hilton Head claims its fair share of outdoor activities (most notably golf), but this island has more going for it than most when it comes to cultural opportunities and upscale restaurants. After a day of beach-biking, tennis, or kayaking, catch a performance by the Hilton Head Choral Society, the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, dance, or theater at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina.
Hilton Head Island has been chosen as one of the Top 10 Islands in the U.S. by voters in TripAdvisor’s 2014 Travelers’ Choice Awards
Long known as a golfer’s paradise, Hilton Head Island is heaven for any type of sports enthusiast. Tennis, volleyball, polo, championship golf on some of the best fairways in the United States – those are just a few athletic options.
Bluffton named a top retirement spot in 2014 by Forbes January 16, 2014
Bluffton has made Forbes magazine’s list of the top 25 places to retire. The magazine’s website gives the following pros for the town: “Scenic waters, warm climate, good state tax environment, average home price $197,000, low crime, highly walkable.”
Conde Nast Traveler Touts Inn at Palmetto Bluff as #1 Resort in the United States and #11 Resort in the world
The Sea Pines Resort’s Inn at Harbour Town Named #11 Resort in the South
The readers of Conde Nast Traveller have voted The Inn at Palmetto Bluff as the #1 Resort in the United States and #11 in the world. The Sea Pines Resort’s Inn at Harbour Town was also chosen as the #11 Resort in the South.
“This will be the best inn you’ve ever stayed at,” by the May River amid acres of forests and ancient freshwater rice fields. “Superb Southern-style service” comes from staff “who make you feel like you are the first-ever guests.” Rustic cottages are “quiet, secluded, immaculate, and spacious,” with screened porches, white-wood doorways, vaulted ceilings, fireplaces, wide pine-plank floors, and hipped metal roofs. “You can do everything—golf, fishing, horseback riding, and a spa are some of the activities—or nothing, and be blissfully happy either way.”
Travel + Leisure Readers Honor Two Hilton Head Resorts as World’s Best Awards for Family Travel
The Palmetto Dunes Resort and The Inn at Palmetto Bluff were chosen as by Travel + Leisure readers in their annual World’s Best Awards survey for 2013 Family Travel.
November 1, 2013
Conde Nast Traveler Touts Inn at Palmetto Bluff On Top 100 U.S. Resort Spas List of 2013
The Inn at Palmetto Bluff earned accolades in Conde Nast Traveler’s March issue. The luxury inn was named #7 on the Top 100 U.S. Resort Spas List.
Conde Nast Traveler Touts Inn on Gold List 2013 World’s Best Places to Stay
Conde Nast Traveler’s January issue, ranked #1 Best Place to Stay in SC on the prestigious Gold List 2013 World’s Best Places to Stay.
Parents Magazine Names Hilton Head Island #1 Beach Town of 2013
Hilton Head Island topped the list in Parents Magazine’s May issue roundup of “Top 10 Best Beach Towns” in the nation. Parents Magazine has a circulation of 2.2 million readers. Fox News Features Island Top of its 10 Beautiful Beach Town Fall Vacations 2013 List in USAFox News August 15th report touted the island’s pristine beaches, unique Gullah culture, Coastal Discovery Museum, Zipline Hilton Head & more! Monthly traffic on FoxNews.com reaches 22,317,515 visitors
Conde Nast Readers Rank Hilton Head Island Among “Top 10 Best U.S. Islands” and 3 Local Resorts to Readers’ Choice Lists
Hilton Head Island and three local resorts were featured in Conde Nast Travelers 25th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, ranking the 100 Best cities, islands, cruise lines, airlines, hotels, and resorts worldwide.Hilton Head Island is among the nation’s top 10 islands at #8. The Inn at Palmetto Bluff in Bluffton was ranked the #1 resort in the southern U.S.
Sea Pines Resort’s Inn at Harbour Town was ranked 11th and Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort at 17th for the top resorts in the South.
Southern Living Showcases Hilton Head Island
Southern Living showcases Hilton Head Island in its June 2013 issue “Bliss on a Budget” feature which “five $500 weekends at some of the region’s hottest beaches from Miami to Hilton Head Island.” Southern Living has a circulation of 2.8 million readers and over 1 million unique visitors each month to its website.
U.S. News & World Report Showcased Hilton Head Island at #6 on its Top 10 Best Beaches List 2013
Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards Feature Lowcountry Inn & Design Firm
Travel + Leisure’s August issue showcased the luxury publication’s annual 2013 reader’s poll, On the list of Top 100 Hotels: The Inn at Palmetto Bluff. At #2, The Castello di Casole, a J Banks Design Group project. The firm won two design awards: Castello di Casole was voted No. 1 resort in Europe & No. 2 in the world.
Lowcountry Inns on USA Today’s Most Romantic Hotels of the South List 2013
USA Today’s most Romantic Hotels of the South finds romance in the Lowcountry. On the list: The Inn at Palmetto Bluff and the Main Street Inn & Spa. USA Today has a print circulation of 1.8 million readers daily. Website reaches a combined 6.6 million readers daily.
CNBC “Street Signs” Touts Island Real Estate-2013
CNBC Viewers received a snapshot view of Hilton Head Island’s real estate market on CNBC’s popular Street Signs program. Part of the network’s Business of the Summer series, focusing on real estate in three East Coast markets.
Below are the 20 Newest Listings on Hilton Head Island:
$109,900 : 50 Marshland ROAD, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by Go Gated Realty, Inc.
$459,900 : 77 Hickory Forest DRIVE, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by Dunes Real Estate
$336,990 : 90 Creekstone DRIVE, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by K. Hovnanian Homes
$519,900 : 1 Brassie COURT, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by Foundation Realty, LLC
$749,000 : 11 Yorkshire DRIVE, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by Weichert Realtors Coastal Properties
$265,000 : 37 Cypress Marsh DRIVE, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by Charter I Realty & Marketing
$97,500 : 96 Mathews DRIVE, Hilton Head Island2 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by RE/MAX Island Realty
$97,500 : 96 Mathews DRIVE, Hilton Head Island2 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by RE/MAX Island Realty
$574,900 : 4 Oyster Reef DRIVE, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by Lancaster Real Estate Sales
$374,900 : 22 Timbercrest CIRCLE, Hilton Head Island4 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by Brokers Real Estate
$449,000 : 29 Royal James DRIVE, Hilton Head Island2 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by Keller Williams Realty
$699,000 : 21 River Club DRIVE, Hilton Head Island4 beds, 5 bathsListing provided by Charter I Realty & Marketing
$429,000 : 2 Shelter Cove LANE, Hilton Head Island2 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by ERA Evergreen Real Estate Co
$1,150,000 : 100 Baynard Cove ROAD, Hilton Head Island4 beds, 5 bathsListing provided by Sea Pines Real Estate - The Cottage Group, LLC
$789,000 : 27 Pond DRIVE, Hilton Head Island5 beds, 6 bathsListing provided by Charter I Realty & Marketing
$749,000 : 9 Clyde LANE, Hilton Head Island3 beds, 4 bathsListing provided by Foundation Realty, LLC
$379,000 : 26 Timbercrest CIRCLE, Hilton Head Island4 beds, 4 bathsListing provided by ERA Evergreen Real Estate Co
2 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by Hilton Head Isl Realty
$299,900 : 26 S Forest Beach DRIVE, Hilton Head Island2 beds, 3 bathsListing provided by Keller Williams Realty
$210,000 : 43 Folly Field ROAD, Hilton Head Island2 beds, 2 bathsListing provided by Century 21 A Low Country Realty
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(all data current as of 6/28/2017)
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