Posted by: Sunset Rentals | August 22, 2019

Calhoun Street in Bluffton

Calhoun Street

In one of Bluffton and Hilton Heads most Historic Areas you find more than just history to enjoy! Shops, Restaurants, Art Galleries and Festivals line the street. Below you’ll find some of our favorite spots to check out!


Birdie James


Moonlit Lullaby


The Storybook Shoppe

Wandering thru Fantasyland


The Cottage Bakery and Tea Room


The Pearl Kitchen and Bar


The Old Town Dispensary



Church of the Cross


Dubois Park



The Filling Station Art Gallery

Pluff Mud Art

Maye River Gallery

Posted by: Sunset Rentals | August 13, 2019

Best Sushi/Asian Food in the Hilton Head and Bluffton Area!

Sushi is one of our many favorite comfort foods and there are plenty of places to enjoy some wonderful dishes in the area! Below are just a few.

  1. Sake House

107 Fording Island Rd Ste 105

Bluffton, SC;  843-706-9222

Half of prices on certain Sushi items Monday through Thursday night 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm!


  1. OKKO Japanese Sushi and Hibachi Restaurant


95 Mathhews Dr Suite C

Hilton Head, SC ; 843-341-3377

OKKO offers delicious dining and takeout to Hilton Head Island, SC. OKKO is a cornerstone in the Hilton Head Island community and has been recognized for its outstanding Thai cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff.


  1. Fancy Sushi (Hilton Head and Bluffton)

2 Locations:

102 Buckwalter Parkway Suite 3

Bluffton, SC; 843-757-5003


435 William Hilton Parkway

Hilton Head, SC ; 843-715-4148


Both locations offer an assortment of unique sushi rolls and other wonderful sushi items as well!


  1. Asian Bistro

51 New Orleans Road

Hilton Head, SC; 843-686-9888

Asian Bistro offers a variety of items including a buffet style option!


  1. Chin Dynasty China Bistro

108 Buckwalter Parkway

Bluffton, SC 29910

Great place to stop by before or after a movie at Cinemark! Offers a variety of Chinese such as Pad Thai and Lo Mein and Japanese food items such as Sushi!


Posted by: Sunset Rentals | August 12, 2019

The Best Ice Cream on Hilton Head Island

Looking for something sweet and delicious. Well, you’re in for a treat because here is a list of the best ice cream places on Hilton Head Island!!

Frozen Moo


Family-owned dessert parlor that serves 90-plus flavors of ice cream, frozen yogurt & sorbet.

Located in the Coligny Plaza Shopping Center

Hours: Monday through Sunday 11am to 10pm

Hilton Head Ice Cream


Long-standing shop scooping up ice cream, yogurt & sorbet made on-site in a variety of flavors.

Located at 55 New Orleans Rd #114, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Hours: Monday Through Sunday 12 to 10pm

Kilwins Hilton Head Shelter Cove


Old-fashioned confectionery chain selling chocolates, ice cream, handmade sweets & gift baskets.

Located at the Shelter Cove Towne Centre

Hours: Monday through Thursday 10am to 9:30pm, Friday and Saturday 10am to 10pm, Sunday 12 to 9:30pm

Salty Dog Ice Cream Shop


Located at the Iconic Salty Dog Café inside of Sea Pines Plantation!

Hours: Monday through Sunday 11am to 10pm

The Ice Cream Cone


Storied, family-owned deli/parlor with Philadelphia-style cheesesteaks & creative ice cream flavors.

Located at the Coligny Plaza Shopping Center

Hours: Monday through Sunday 11am to 10pm

Posted by: Sunset Rentals | August 7, 2019

Farmers Market on Hilton Head Island

Looking for a place to get fresh fruits and vegetables? Here are some farmers markets on Hilton Head where you can get fresh produce and local gifts.


Farmers Market at Wexford

Every Wednesday until September 4th, the village at Wexford plantation turns into a unique Farmers Market. This is your opportunity to enjoy the local aspect of Hilton Head Island by shopping the local produce and other locally inspired items. Come out and enjoy what Wexford has to offer!!

Come out and enjoy what Wexford has to offer!!

Breeze Trolley transportation daily!

Upcoming dates:

July 31, 2019 11:30 am

August 7, 2019 11:30 am

August 14, 2019 11:30 am

August 21, 2019 11:30 am

August 28, 2019 11:30 am




Shops at Sea Pines Center Farmers Market

Come and shop the Sea Pines Center farmers market from 10am to 2pm every Tuesday (in season). They offer more than just fresh produce, they also offer gourmet cheeses, homemade cookies and bread, arts & crafts and even kettle popcorn. Yum!!! Shopping our local produce is the best way to experience what Hilton Head Island has to offer.


Posted by: Sunset Rentals | August 5, 2019

Distilleries, Breweries and Wineries on Hilton Head Island, SC

After a busy few days exploring Hilton Head, a refreshing adult beverage is just the thing you need!  The Island has a great selection of craft libations from a winery, distillery, brewery and tasting room to choose from!!  Sample some of the Lowcountry’s most flavorful beers and wines while learning the stories behind their creation!!

Hilton Head Distillery

14 Cardinal Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Phone: (843) 686-4443



A SPACE FOR EVERYONE (Family Friendly)


**Book online for 20% off**


Island Winery

12 Cardinal Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Phone: (843) 842-3141

Daily Tasting and wine offered by the glass as well as cheese platters!

**Buy one bottle of wine and get your tasting fee back!

**Get a complimentary cheese platter with a purchase of 3 bottles or more!

peach on the beach

Hilton Head Brewing Company

1 Cardinal Road, Suite 13 Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Phone: (843) 715-3251

Tasting Room and Tours are Kid-Friendly

Tours:$10 per adult, includes a pint

$6 kids age 10+, includes a soda


Carolina Tasting Room

1 N Forest Beach Dr unti b, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone: (843) 341-2999

Carolina Tasting Room features over 50 Local wines available for tasting for $3. All tasting free with any purchase. They also have 12 local beers on tap!


Posted by: Sunset Rentals | July 31, 2019

Beach Yoga on Hilton Head Island!

Yoga is a popular relaxation class and when it is done on the beach it is even more relaxing! Below are some benefits of beach yoga and places in Hilton Head that offer beach yoga!


Some Benefits of Beach Yoga


  1. Deepen your relaxation: Exercising outdoors can help you be even more relaxed. You have the sounds of the ocean and birds chirping.


  1. Commune with nature: Feeling the grass under your toes and sand in your feet can help the body in many ways.


  1. Vitamin D: Any exercise you do outdoors can give you a boost of Vitamin D. Vitamin D can help keep your bones and muscles healthy.


  1. Breathing fresh air helps the lungs feel wonderful.


  1. Cool off in the surf: Enjoy a nice swim after a relaxing yoga session.


Local Places

The Art of Massage and Yoga Therapy

 Merge body and breath with nature. Join April Lewis with The Art of Massage and Yoga Therapy for yoga on the beach every Saturday and Sunday morning during the summer. Classes are complimentary for overnight guests of The Beach House Resort. Not a registered overnight guest? No problem! The drop in rate is $15 per person. Look for the American flag in the sand by the ocean in front of the Tiki Hut. Don’t forget to bring a towel and water! A yoga mat is recommended but not required. It is located behind the Beach House resort on Coligny Beach.



Jiva Yoga

 They offer Beach Yoga in the morning Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:30 am to 8:30 am at Coligny Beach. For more information on pricing and other classes visit the website below. The price is $15.00 per dog.



Island Yoga

They provide private beach yoga lessons depending on how small or larger your group is. Check out the website for more information or give them a call at 803-420-2829 to book a session!




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Posted by: Sunset Rentals | July 24, 2019

Best Mexican Restaurants on Hilton Head Island

Are you in the mood for some chips and queso? Well you’re in luck because Hilton Head Island as some of the best Mexican food you can imagine.  Here is a list of some of the best Mexican food Hilton Head has to offer!!


Java Burrito Company


1000 William Hilton Pkwy Suite J6, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Hours: Monday through Saturday 7:30am to 9pm, Closed on Sunday


Holy Tequila


33 Office Park Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Hours: Monday through Friday 12pm to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am to 10pm


Amigos Café Y Cantina


70 Pope Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Hours: Monday through Saturday 11am to 8:30 pm, Closed on Sundays


Aunt Chiladas Easy Street Café


69 Pope Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Hours: Monday Through Sunday 11:30am to 10:30pm


Fiesta Fresh Mexican Grill


51 New Orleans Rd #4, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Hours: Monday through Saturday 9am to 9pm

Posted by: Sunset Rentals | July 18, 2019

Parks in Hilton Head/Bluffton area

Nature and Wildlife are a part of the beautiful climate when you come to the Hilton Head area! Here are few parks that you can enjoy a wonderful stroll, bring your dogs to, plenty of activities and have a nice family picnic as well!

1.Sergeant Jasper Park

1458 Red Dam Road

Hardeeville, SC 29927

Hours: 8:00 am- 6:00 pm

This park is located off Exit 8 on your way to Hilton Head! At this park you can enjoy biking, walking trails, fishing, kayaking, canoeing and birdwatching. There is also a disc golf course as well.


2. Jarvis Creek Park

 50 Jarvis Creek Road

Hilton Head, SC 29928                                                                                                                            Hours: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm

This park is located off 278 and is on Hilton Head. You can enjoy a variety of activities including a  nice walk around the lagoon as well as a playground for the kids! This is a great park for dogs!


3. Oscar Frazier Park

77 Shults Road

Bluffton, SC 29910

Hours: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm

This park is located in downtown Bluffton, SC.  At this park, this is where recreation leagues play baseball games. There are also tennis courts and soccer field as well. There is a community center that can be rented out for events. The brand new dog park is a feature at this park and a huge playground for the kids to enjoy!


4. Shelter Cove Community Park

39 Shelter Cove Lane

Hilton Head, SC

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Located in Shelter Cove Towne Centre, this park offers a playground and a nice picnic area for gatherings! You will also experience amazing sunsets and the view of the water is beautiful!


5. Chaplin Community Park

11 Castnet Drive

Hilton Head, SC 29928

Hours: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm

This park is located off 278 between Burkes Beach Road and Singleton Beach Road. There is a beach access path before the entrance of the park and an ample amount of parking! This park is great to bring the dogs to and for soccer games as well! You can enjoy a nice picnic as well. There are also tennis courts and basketball courts.


Posted by: Sunset Rentals | July 11, 2019

Golfing with Sunset Rentals

Golfing with Sunset Rentals!

Golfing has been a way of life on Hilton Head Island since 1962. Today, Hilton Head Island is home to more than 24 championship courses, both public and private! Golfers of all skill levels can enjoy exciting golf experiences including oceanfront courses, traditional parkland courses, and more, all played with delightful year-round enjoyable weather. Sunset Rentals has created new Fall Packages grouping together the following courses with our Premium homes and villas for you to enjoy at an even better rate!!




Heritage Golf

Courses in Port Royal: Barony Course, Robber’s Row Course,

Course in Hilton Head Plantation: Oyster Reef

Courses in Shipyard: Clipper Course, Galleon Course, Brigantine Course


**Brigantine Course shown above**

Palmetto Dunes

Courses: Robert Trent Course, George Fazio Course, Arthur Hills Course


**Robert T Jones course shown above**

Bear Creek Course in Hilton Head Plantation



Sunset Rentals Golf Packages!

Arrivals September 1st – November 1st

As low as $55 Per person per night!*

These packages are only available by phone.

Please call to book at 1-800-276-8991.

*Limited time offer**Not Valid on all properties. For new reservations only. Not available with any other offer. Not available on all properties. Must fall in the guide lines. Based on per person occupancy per night.




Posted by: Sunset Rentals | July 9, 2019

Water Sports in Hilton Head Island

Take a day away from the beach and enjoy a family bonding experience you will never forget. Hilton Head Island has many different activities you and your family can do on the water. Here is a list of the top water sport activities on Hilton Head Island!!

Bluewater Adventure Boat Tour


Duration 2.5 hours

Ages: must be 5+ to ride

Price: $125 for adults and $110 for children between the ages of 5-12

Dolphin & Nature Tour


Dolphin & Nature Tour has 3 different dolphin tours you and your family can enjoy!!

90 Minute Daytime Tour: $20 for Adults and $10 Child Ages 2-11 under 2 Free

90 Minute Sunset Cruise: $22 Adult $11 Child ages 2-11 and Under 2 is Free

2.5 Hour Fireworks Tour: $28 for Adults $18 Child ages 2-11 and Under 2 is free

Outside Hilton Head Guided Kayak Nature Tour


Duration: 2 Hours

All ages welcome!!

Departure Location is Shelter Cove

Prices: Adult Single Kayak $40

Adult & Child Double Kayak $60

Two Adults Double Kayak $80


H20 Sports Hilton Head Jet Ski/ Wave Runner Rentals


At least one rider must be 18 and have present valid Driver’s license. Minors may drive with a licensed Adult Onboard and riders must be at least 6 years or older.


Rates: Single: $119 + Tax or Double $129 + tax

Rentals are by the hour



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