Palmetto Dunes real estate is perfect for anyone wanting to move to the South Carolina Lowountry. Homes and villa complexes within this private, gated plantation are lushly landscaped and adhere to a strict set of architectural guidelines. Real estate listings within the plantation varies from grand, four-bedroom oceanfront villas to magnificent mansions to large and small family homes. It’s perfect for young professionals, couples, families, and retirees looking for a relaxed lifestyle.
Located On Three Miles Of Award-winning Beach On Galleon In Palmetto Dunes. Breathtaking Views Of The Ocean In This 6 Bed | 6 Ba Home. The Front Foyer Is Surrounded By A Beautiful Staircase And Open Balcony. Coastal Chic Design. The Perfect Entert...
Fabulous Rental, Multi-level, 2nd-row Ocean Home. 6 Bd/6 ½ Ba On A Corner Lot Across From Three Miles Of Award-winning Beach In Palmetto Dunes, Minutes To Resort. Eat-in Kitchen Bar, Table And Dining Room. Designed In Cool, Coastal Chic Colors, L...
17 Promontory Court, Hilton Head Island, SC - $2,495,000
Attention To Detail Can Be Found In This 5 Bedroom, 5 And A Half Bathroom Home On The 11-mile Lagoon System In Palmetto Dunes. Two Master Suites, Large Covered Porch, Second Floor Sun Balcony, Elevator, Private Pool And Spa, Plenty Of Parking. Ple...
82 S Shore Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC - $2,395,000
See 3d Vt Link. Outstanding Opportunity In Prestigious Leamington!! This Outstanding Custom-built Home Has It All From The Spacious Living Space To The Screened-in Pool Area. This Home Offers Not Just Tranquility And Calm But It Is Only A Short Di...
Oceanfront Villa Shopping? This Is The One You Have Been Waiting For! 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths And A Comfortable Layout Only Offered In A Rare Few Of The Barrington Properties. The Ocean Views Abound From The Wrap-around, Extra Large Balcony Space Al...
1 Sutherland Court, Hilton Head Island, SC - $1,749,000
You Will Love This 4th Row Ocean Oriented Home In The Inverness Section Of Palmetto Dunes. This Luxurious Home Was Completely Updated In 2019. It Features Master Bedrooms On The 1st And 2nd Floors. All 4 Bedrooms Have En-suite Baths. It Also Has A...
114 Mooring Buoy, Hilton Head Island, SC - $1,499,000
Located On The Third Row Adjacent To The Beach Access Walkway In Palmetto Dunes, This Beach House Was Completely Renovated In 2012. Being Only Steps From The Beach, This Home Has Stainless Steel Appliances In The Kitchen, Large Bedrooms With Updat...
21 Ocean Lane 429, Hilton Head Island, SC - $1,399,000
The Spectacular Pool/ocean Views You And Your Guests Want And Deserve! Let The Pictures Do The Talking. Wonderful Reno Throughout. This Raised 1st Flr 3/3 End Unit Provides Great Natural Light And Is Only Steps Away, Directly From Your Private Ba...
16 Hunt Club Court, Hilton Head Island, SC - $1,250,000
Price Reduced - Bring All Reasonable Offers! Furniture Is Negotiable. This Home Is A Special Gathering Place For Family And Friends. Gently Used As A Second Home. Never Rented. New Roof And 2 New Hvac's In 2016-2017. Brand New Oven, Microwave And...
1 Ocean Lane 1401, Hilton Head Island, SC - $1,199,000
Direct Oceanfront Villa!! Unobstructed Ocean Views From 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Villa That Was Stripped Down To The Studs And Totally Rebuilt In 2010. New Ducting Installed, Mold Proof Drywall, New Master Bath, New Second Bath And New Kitchen Cabinets A...
51 Ocean Lane 4302, Hilton Head Island, SC - $1,199,000
An Outstanding Opportunity To Own An Updated And Beautifully Furnished 2 Bd | 2 Ba Condominium In Windsor Court North In Leamington. Located On Three Miles Of Award-winning Beach. Panoramic Ocean Views From All Living Space Plus Each Bedroom. Th...
Palmetto Dunes homes for sale include some of the most luxurious homes and villas on Hilton Head Island. Palmetto Dunes Resort, ranked as #1 Family Resort in the US and Canada (Travel + Leisure), is nestled in the heart of Hilton Head and enjoys three miles of prime beachfront property along the Atlantic Ocean.
Because of the activities and amenities found just minutes from Palmetto Dunes homes, the area is regarded by islanders as one of the best places on Hilton Head for families and for retirees.
Investors favor Palmetto Dunes Resort as well because a good portion of the shoreline has been dedicated to villa construction (short term vacation rentals produce healthy investment rental income).
The west side of Palmetto Dunes is comprised of luxury homes from two to seven bedrooms with oceanfront, wooded, lagoon or golf views. On the east side of the resort are many oceanfront condominium complexes with one to four bedrooms.
The Properties of Palmetto Dunes
The unique layout of Palmetto Dunes allows for personal and primary residences as well as vacation rental properties.
Palmetto Dunes has four sections:
residential (primary and second homes as well as some vacation rental properties)
resort (primarily oceanfront and ocean-oriented condos and villas)
marina (this would be in the Shelter Cove portion of the resort)
Leamington (a resort within a resort consisting of homes and villas/condos)
Depending on your preference, views offered include oceanfront, water features such as lagoons, wooded and golf course.
Developed in 1967, the planners of Palmetto Dunes were committed to preserving the natural resources, making it a prototype for many other communities on the island and elsewhere throughout the nation.
Palmetto Dunes homes for sale offer an unmatched way of life, whether you are looking to become a primary homeowner or are purchasing to vacation here. Start browsing the listings and book a tour today!
Palmetto Dunes Amenities & Activities
Without question, Palmetto Dunes is the jewel in the crown of Hilton Head Island real estate. Perhaps you like to walk the beach, kayak, canoe, ride bikes or fish. It's all here for you. Should you be in the mood to shop or dine, there are a multitude of boutiques, specialty shops, malls, bistros, and fine restaurants.
Known the world over for championship golf, tennis and water activities, Palmetto Dunes is convenient to outstanding waterfront amenities, the airport, hospital and schools.
Palmetto Dunes is ideally situated mid-island and is among America's most dreamed-of destinations. This 1,800-acre private oceanfront resort offers unparalled amenities such as:
three miles of pristine white sand beach
three of the nation's top golf courses with 54 holes to play
the internationally acclaimed Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center (one of America's finest tennis facilities)
miles of scenic bicycle trails
waterfront shopping in Shelter Cove
Beautiful homes and luxury villas dot the shoreline of the resort and offer unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean. Some of the homes line an 11-mile lagoon system, accessible by canoe or kayak. Private docks behind these homes edge the shores, making it easy to navigate and explore.
Community Events in Palmetto Dunes
During the summer, there are fireworks each Tuesday night, along with seasonal entertainment for families.
Boating in Palmetto Dunes
Shelter Cove Harbour is the island's largest deep-water basin—a 15.5 acre marina with 170 boat slips for boats up to 135 ft. in length. It’s conveniently located across the way from Palmetto Dunes. Enjoy deep sea fishing and inshore charters, sport crabbing and boat rentals.
Sports in Palmetto Dunes
Living in Palmetto Dunes homes is a great way to experience this paradise island. The area offers activities such as swimming, biking, walking, kayaking, surfing, sports, and fishing. Plus, with 28 pools, Palmetto Dunes has you covered where watersports are concerned.
Though Palmetto Dunes is known as a golf-destination, there are other prominent features—such as three miles of pristine white sand beach! The internationally-acclaimed Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center is here, featuring 23 clay courts, two Nova ProBounce courts, and instructional programs. The 11-mile lagoon system which winds itself through the plantation is great for kayaking, canoeing, fishing and any other water sport you can think of.
This residential/resort community also has vacation resorts within the gates including the Marriott Resort and the Omni Resort, as well as Hilton Head’s Disney Resort. Shelter Cove Harbour is also part of the Palmetto Dunes Resort and offers a bevy of amenities as well as lovely villas and condos with spectacular marina and water views.
Palmetto Dunes Security
Palmetto Dunes has three security gates: one to control access into the plantation from its main entrance off Highway 278. From there traffic flows either to the resort side including villas in Leamington or to the residential side (Mariners Gate). Access is strictly controlled and passes must be obtained prior to entering into the residential or resort areas.