Just off the Atlantic Ocean, Hilton Head offers pristine white sand beaches perfect for a day of relaxation or fun. Boasting 12 miles of public beaches on the South Carolinian coast, our boot-shaped island is definitely a hit when the sun is high in the sky.
Beach Access Points
On Hilton Head all of the beaches are public – from the beautiful Atlantic waters to the high water mark – so the hardest part is finding a place to park and access the beach. There are several parks that provide access to the Hilton Head Island beaches that welcome guests year-round, with a lot of great amenities. Alder […]
General Beach Information: Animals on the Beach Are not permitted – Between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Friday before Memorial Day through Labor Day. Must be on a leash: Between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. April 1 through Thursday before Memorial Day. Must be on a leash: Between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday after […]
Weather on Hilton Head Island is ideal for those wanting to explore the outdoors and soak up the sunshine. Hilton Head Island and the surrounding Lowcountry features a balmy, subtropical climate year round.
View our daily Hilton Head SC tide chart for accurate information to plan your beach, fishing, dolphin tours, and other water activities. Data for the tide charts and predictions featured on this site are provided by NOAA – the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – a government organization.