Hilton Head Golf Island - a collection of 28 of the Lowcountry’s premier golf courses – has a diverse selection of value-driven stay-and-play packages available through the summer. Hilton Head Island, S.C., is one of the more popular Southeast U.S. destinations for family activities and golf. June, July and August are peak season on Hilton Head offering sunny weather ideal for golf or the beach (www.HiltonHeadGolfIsland.com).
Summer packages include:
• The Heritage Collection – “Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa Summer Package:” Three nights at the newly renovated Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa, two rounds of golf at any of seven Heritage Collection courses and a one-hour lesson with swing analysis. Based on double occupancy, packages start at $210 per golfer, per night. Valid through July 25, 2014. For package and reservation information: 843.681.1706, www.HiltonHeadGolf.net.
• Old South Golf Links – “Summer Fun Package:” Just over the bridge in the mainland town of Bluffton is the acclaimed Old South Golf Links. Package includes two nights at the Hilton Garden Inn and three rounds of golf including one round each at Old South Golf Links, Hampton Hall Golf Club and the Country Club of Hilton Head. Golfers also get complimentary breakfast each morning. Starting at $325 per person, price includes sales and accommodations tax. Valid through September 21, 2014. For package and reservation information: 800.257.8997, www.oldsouthgolf.com.
• The Sea Pines Resort – “Stay-and-Play Villa Golf Package:” Four nights in private villa accommodations and one round each at Harbour Town Golf Links and Ocean Course. This offer includes complimentary afternoon repeat rounds on the Ocean Course, range balls, 10 percent pro shop discount on retail merchandise and 10 percent food and beverage discount at the resort's restaurants. Packages start at $148 per golfer, per night. Rate valid through August 31, 2014. For package and reservation information: 1.800.SEAPINES, www.seapinesgolf.com.
• Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort – “Summer Stay-and-Play Package:” Stay three nights and play three rounds at each of the resort’s championship courses, designed by Robert Trent Jones, Arthur Hills and George Fazio. Enjoy state of the art, interactive GPS at the Jones course. Package also includes two hours of complimentary tennis court time (daily), plus preferred rates on all other resort activities as well as dining and merchandise discounts. Rates start at $154 per golfer, per night and includes all taxes and resort fees. Valid through October 31, 2014. For package and reservation information: 877.567.6507, www.PalmettoDunes.com.