Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

130 Shipyard Dr., Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
4 Star Luxury Property
32.155410-80.733340

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

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Local Attractions

World renowned Van Der Meer Tennis Center and Shipyard Golf are located on property. Coligny Plaza, Park Plaza and Sea Pines offer over 150 restaurants and night life establishments within a five mile radius.

Verified Reviews of Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Sonesta Resort Stay."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Everything was nice at the resort except for the water fills up in the bathtub while taking a shower.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
25-Nov-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Nov 21 to Mon Nov 23 2020 at a $122.07 average nightly rate.
"Accommodations were great. Elevator was not. Got Stuck."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Everything was great except for the elevator incident ! Had to use steps rest of trip because we couldn't trust elevator to work properly ! Also, elevators took too long to come to floors when called !
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
16-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Aug 13 to Wed Aug 14 2019 at a $192.04 average nightly rate.
"Nice Get Away."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
We had a nice time. On Thursday at the pool we were there for two hrs and still no one asked us if we wanted to order food or drinks. She asked everyone around us. We were there for three hours. That was poor customer service.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Apr-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Apr 02 to Sat Apr 06 2019 at a $311.49 average nightly rate.
"Nice Get Away."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
We had a nice time. On Thursday at the pool we were there for two hrs and still no one asked us if we wanted to order food or drinks. She asked everyone around us. We were there for three hours. That was poor customer service.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Apr-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Apr 02 to Sat Apr 06 2019 at a $311.49 average nightly rate.
"5 star In my opinion!!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
5 star! from entering to leaving
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Nov-2013 Verified Review
"5 star In my opinion!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
5 star! from entering to leaving.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Nov-2013 Verified Review
4.5 out of 5. Based on 3651 guest reviews

Property Description

The resort is located within Shipyard Plantation and encompasses 11 acres of lush gardens and tropical settings. The lagoons and greenery give way to the view of the ocean and pristine beaches. With 340 guest rooms and over 25,000 square feet of meeting space, the resort is ideal for all occasions.RESTAURANTS AND BARS:Bayley's Bar and Terrace Bayley's transforms throughout the day, and is recognized as the heart of the hotel's hospitality. It is the place for a quick morning coffee, afternoon sweets and refreshments, and sophisticated evening cocktails. Located overlooking the lobby, it welcomes you into the resort.Seacrest Terrace and PatioThe resort's lively outdoor location for lunch and small plate evening appetizers is located conveniently off of the lobby. An inviting location to sip a cocktail, sit by the fire, and enjoy an always changing menu of small plates and appetizers. The perfect place for a glass of wine, martini or classic cocktail before or after dinner. Seacrest features patio and terrace seating.Heyward's RestaurantThe premier restaurant for the Sonesta Resort and Shipyard Plantation. The restaurant serves both breakfast and dinner daily with a Lowcountry flavor. Plans include offering a Friday Night Supper Club Seafood and Prime Rib Buffet and Saturday Night Social Club with exceptional steaks, succulent seafood and exceptional wine. This fine dining offering offers views of the lush landscape surrounding the resort.Sweet Cane Bar and GrillSweet Cane is the pool side place to be, featuring refreshing beverages and casual dining. It provides a relaxed atmosphere with efficient, professional service. Guests enjoy an a la carte lunch, daily happy hour promotions, and weekly entertainment.The Oceanfront Pavilion is the perfect setting for weddings of a larger scale. This 7,000 square foot covered pavilion overlooks the sandy beaches of Hilton Head and the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. The Ocean Pavilion is a highly flexible venue to house your event while incorporating the pristine beauty of the South Carolina coastline. The Oceanfront Pavilion is available for your wedding function at a rental charge of $1,500.00 - $5,000.00. The rental fee fluctuates based on the specifics of each Wedding. This charge includes tables, draping, and set up. All Food and Beverage charges are in addition to the rental charge and are not quoted in the rental price. The Ocean Pavilion cannot be guaranteed for your function until six months prior to arrival. The Santee Ballroom of the Sonesta Resort meshes the elegance of a world class resort with an elegantly appointed nautical theme. The Ballroom offers beautiful function space which can be adjusted according to size through the use of air wall partitions. The Grand Ballroom is available for your function at a rental charge of $625.00 per section. Each Section is approximately 775 square feet. This charge includes tables, drapings and set up. All Food and Beverage charges are in addition to the rental charge and are not quoted in the rental price. ***all prices are subject to change without notice.*** BANQUET MENUS:Our Catering/Conference Service managers specialize in designing menus tailored to the specific needs of your group. This will insure a truly memorable event. We will be pleased to create the menus for your catered events at your request.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00PM
Check Out: 12:00PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 5
Rooms: 340
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 340
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 9
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 14 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 36697 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 800 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 4:30pm - 12:00am
Pool Info:
Two Heated Pools Open Year Round. One Outdoor and one Covered
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
3 days prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: dependent on specific groups
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $25.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 10.00% (Occupancy Tax)
Resort/Hotel Fee: 20.00 Per Night (Resort Facilities Fee)
Additional Person Fee: 20.00 Per Person (Additional Person Fee)
Additional Room Fees: 2.00 Per Night (Destination Fee)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 23.00%

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Child facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Golf course on hotel grounds
  • Grocery service
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

HHH - (Hilton Head Island is 10 minutes awaySAV - (Savannah International) is about an hour drive,Taxi service available

Local Shuttle Info: Within Shipyard Plantation is complimentary

Breakfast Information

Breakfast a la carte in on site restaurant or $21.95 per person buffet (available seasonally)

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
$150 Pet Cleaning Fee per Room

About Sonesta

  • For long stays, check out the Sonesta ES studio suites
  • More than 55 properties in brand
  • For groups they can typically comp 1 room per 40

The Sonesta highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Crowne Plaza Beach Resort, Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Resort, Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island

Seasonality and Projections at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Rate fluctuations of Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both our group prices and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 60.9% in the month of December 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $399 in the month of June 2021. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island.

Feel free to use the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Hilton Head Island event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Santee Ballroom 130 x 76 x 16 9880800/80057565023728323762/4911101100988
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Santee Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
9880 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
130 x 76 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Discounts available on room rental with food and beverage spend.
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2nd Floor Meeting Room 25 x 28 x 8 70035/353030282530--/--6040--
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2nd Floor Meeting Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 28 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Discounts available on room rental with food and beverage spend.
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Beaufort Boardroom 12 x 22 x 9 264--/----------10--/--------
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Beaufort Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
264 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
12 x 22 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Discounts available on room rental with food and beverage spend.
Photo of Beaufort Boardroom
1/4 Santee Ballroom
76 x 33 x 16 2508--/2101501606064--16/13250240--
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1/4 Santee Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
2508 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
76 x 33 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Discounts available on room rental with food and beverage spend.
1/2 Santee Ballroom
76 x 64 x 16 4864--/410260310------30/--475465--
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1/2 Santee Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
4864 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
76 x 64 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Discounts available on room rental with food and beverage spend.
Shipyard Beach Club 0 x 0 x 0 4000--/----60--44----/--12060--
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Shipyard Beach Club

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
4000 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
    Charleston Dorchester Jasper Each 28 x 25 x 8 700--/----30--25----/--6030--
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    Charleston Dorchester Jasper Each

    Room Type:
    General Meeting Room
    Total Size:
    700 Sq. Mi
    Dimensions:
    28 x 25 x 8 Ft.
    Floor Level:
    Natural Light?:
    No
    Obstructions?
    No
    Built In Screens?
    No
    Built In Stage?
    No
    Built In A/V?
    No
    Amenities Available
      Savannah Junior Ballroom 52 x 50 x 10 2600--/180151120--------/--250300--
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      Savannah Junior Ballroom

      Room Type:
      Ballroom
      Total Size:
      2600 Sq. Mi
      Dimensions:
      52 x 50 x 10 Ft.
      Floor Level:
      1
      Power Outlets:
      6
      Columns:
      2
      Windows:
      0
      Natural Light?:
      No
      Obstructions?
      No
      Built In Screens?
      No
      Built In Stage?
      No
      Built In A/V?
      No
      Amenities Available
      • Coffee/Tea Setup
      • Food/Beverage
      • Projection Equip.
      • TV/VCR/DVD
      • WIFI Internet
      • Podium
      • LAN Internet
      • Microphone
      • Flip Chart
      • Air Conditioning
      • Computer Rentals
      • Sound System
      Photo of Savannah Junior Ballroom
      Savannah Ballroom 52 x 50 x 10 2600--/----120--------/--250300--
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      Savannah Ballroom

      Room Type:
      General Meeting Room
      Total Size:
      2600 Sq. Mi
      Dimensions:
      52 x 50 x 10 Ft.
      Floor Level:
      Natural Light?:
      No
      Obstructions?
      No
      Built In Screens?
      No
      Built In Stage?
      No
      Built In A/V?
      No
      Amenities Available
        Oceanfront Beach Pavilion 0 x 0 x 0 7000--/--------------/----600--
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        Oceanfront Beach Pavilion

        Room Type:
        General Meeting Room
        Total Size:
        7000 Sq. Mi
        Dimensions:
        0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
        Floor Level:
        Natural Light?:
        No
        Obstructions?
        No
        Built In Screens?
        No
        Built In Stage?
        No
        Built In A/V?
        No
        Amenities Available
          Savannah A 52 x 28 x 10 1456--/----70--------/--150175--
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          Savannah A

          Room Type:
          General Meeting Room
          Total Size:
          1456 Sq. Mi
          Dimensions:
          52 x 28 x 10 Ft.
          Floor Level:
          Natural Light?:
          No
          Obstructions?
          No
          Built In Screens?
          No
          Built In Stage?
          No
          Built In A/V?
          No
          Amenities Available
            Salon D or E each 76 x 33 x 16 2508--/----160--------/--250240--
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            Salon D or E each

            Room Type:
            General Meeting Room
            Total Size:
            2508 Sq. Mi
            Dimensions:
            76 x 33 x 16 Ft.
            Floor Level:
            Natural Light?:
            No
            Obstructions?
            No
            Built In Screens?
            No
            Built In Stage?
            No
            Built In A/V?
            No
            Amenities Available
              Savannah B 52 x 22 x 10 1144--/----50--------/--100120--
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              Savannah B

              Room Type:
              General Meeting Room
              Total Size:
              1144 Sq. Mi
              Dimensions:
              52 x 22 x 10 Ft.
              Floor Level:
              Natural Light?:
              No
              Obstructions?
              No
              Built In Screens?
              No
              Built In Stage?
              No
              Built In A/V?
              No
              Amenities Available
                Salons A B C F G H each 31 x 25 x 14 775--/----40--30----/--7535--
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                Salons A B C F G H each

                Room Type:
                General Meeting Room
                Total Size:
                775 Sq. Mi
                Dimensions:
                31 x 25 x 14 Ft.
                Floor Level:
                Natural Light?:
                No
                Obstructions?
                No
                Built In Screens?
                No
                Built In Stage?
                No
                Built In A/V?
                No
                Amenities Available
                  Berkeley 28 x 20 x 8 560--/----25--20----/--5035--
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                  Berkeley

                  Room Type:
                  General Meeting Room
                  Total Size:
                  560 Sq. Mi
                  Dimensions:
                  28 x 20 x 8 Ft.
                  Floor Level:
                  Natural Light?:
                  No
                  Obstructions?
                  No
                  Built In Screens?
                  No
                  Built In Stage?
                  No
                  Built In A/V?
                  No
                  Amenities Available
                    Hampton 14 x 11 x 9 154--/--------------/----12--
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                    Hampton

                    Room Type:
                    General Meeting Room
                    Total Size:
                    154 Sq. Mi
                    Dimensions:
                    14 x 11 x 9 Ft.
                    Floor Level:
                    Natural Light?:
                    No
                    Obstructions?
                    No
                    Built In Screens?
                    No
                    Built In Stage?
                    No
                    Built In A/V?
                    No
                    Amenities Available
                      Salons ABC FGH combined 76 x 31 x 14 2356--/----150--------/--225225--
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                      Salons ABC FGH combined

                      Room Type:
                      General Meeting Room
                      Total Size:
                      2356 Sq. Mi
                      Dimensions:
                      76 x 31 x 14 Ft.
                      Floor Level:
                      Natural Light?:
                      No
                      Obstructions?
                      No
                      Built In Screens?
                      No
                      Built In Stage?
                      No
                      Built In A/V?
                      No
                      Amenities Available

                        FAQs about Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

                        What time is check in?

                        Check in time is 4:00PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

                        What time is check out?

                        Check out time is 12:00PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

                        How many rooms does Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island have?

                        There are 340 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

                        Is there any meeting space at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island?

                        Yes, they have 14 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

                        What kind of breakfast is at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island?

                        Breakfast a la carte in on site restaurant or $21.95 per person buffet (available seasonally)

                        Is there a gym at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island?

                        Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

                        Is there room service at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island?

                        Yes. Room service could have been improved. Most guests complained about the room service.

                        Is there valet service?

                        Yes. Great valet service. Most guests were impressed by the valet service.

                        Is there shopping nearby?

                        Yes. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

                        Are there good dining options at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island?

                        Overpriced dining.

                        Is there a WiFi internet?

                        Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

                        Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

                        Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Most guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

                        Is there a bar?

                        Yes. Bar service was unacceptable, according to 57%.

                        Is there a pool at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island?

                        Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Two Heated Pools Open Year Round. One Outdoor and one Covered.

                        Testimonials:

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                        "Fantastic!! I will definitely come back for future travel. I just input criteria, and the rest is done for me! I wish I'd discovered this years ago!!" R.T. - Columbus, MS

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