Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Resort is undoubtedly one of the most beautifully landscaped resorts around. The thick green grass, tropical flora and natural lagoons cover the vast thirteen acre property. This luxuriant resort is the centerpiece of Shipyard Plantation, an 800-acre exclusive gated community that combines residential living with vacation rentals on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
A classy nautical theme resounds throughout the resort creating an opulent, yet slightly playful atmosphere. This 5-story structure houses 340 luxurious rooms with nine suites. All rooms provide wired high-speed Internet access, private balconies, a refreshment center and other standard amenities. All rooms have private balconies, many with views of tropical landscape or the skyline over the Atlantic.
Total relaxation and pleasure are highly emphasized in all guest rooms. After a lengthy day spent savoring this beautiful island, guests will sigh with pleasure as they recline on the newly upgraded beds. Crown Plaza’s special Sleep Advantage Program assures exemplary levels of comfort with multiple layers of plush and soothing bedding, along with seven pillows. From the pillow-top mattress, to the indulgent sheets and the lavish duvet, this program guarantees a peaceful night’s rest. To make your sleep experience even more luxuriant, rooms are furnished with additional sleep amenities. They include lavender spray to soothe the senses, eye masks and drape clips to shut out all light, earplugs for complete silence and even sleep CD’s with exercise and relaxation techniques.
The resort renders several dining options for guests to utilize without leaving the grounds. Brella’s Cafe provides casual seaside dining inside or out on the terrace overlooking the cool, clean water. Choose from the menu items or dine at the buffet for meals throughout the day. They offer the Carolina Breakfast Buffet, Ocean’s Bounty Seafood Buffet or the Champagne Brunch.
Softly lit tables with a panoramic view set the stage for elegant dining at Crowne Plaza’s Portz restaurant. Their Mediterranean specialties include pasta, seafood and many others delicious choices. The waterside terrace provides a pleasant outdoor atmosphere for guests to enjoy their meal.
Docker’s Poolside Bar welcomes guests to stop for refreshing snacks and drinks as they lounge by the pool. They feature specialty drinks and a nice selection of beers. Signals Lounge offers a Happy Hour each day with a wide-screen television and a sizable dance floor.
A complimentary shuttle from the resort transports eager golfers to the Shipyard Golf Course that is only one mile from the Crown Plaza in Hilton Head. Five miles away is the Harbor Town Golf Links Course which is the most challenging course in the area. Numerous other golfing choices are located nearby.
The exquisite sandy white beachfront is only a hundred yards away through lavish tropical landscape, bridges and footpaths. Hourly and daily bicycle rentals are available for guests to ride around several miles of pathways running through Shipyard Plantation. Indoor and outdoor swimming pools provide hours of splashing fun and an assortment of water sports equipment is available at the resort. Kids Camp Castaway is seasonal and offers various programs for children to keep them occupied and cheerful. This is a terrific location for couples, families, groups and even destination weddings.
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Reviewed January 13, 2010 / Stars
“The Crowne Plaza Hilton Head Island Beach Resort is regularly ranked among the best places to stay in Hilton Head, SC with it beautiful landscaping, nautical theme, multiple dining options, and more.”
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