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First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: KCH1

Date Posted: 5/17/2018 10:19 AM



Hi everyone!

I am planning an anniversary trip to Hilton Head and want to stay is Sea Pines. I read that you need a gate pass to get into the area. Can I buy a pass online? My MIL was there years ago and is adamant that a gate pass is required for Sea Pines resort. I don't understand why I need to buy a pass to be able to get to my vacation rental, but it won't stop me from enjoying myself.

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: JohnnyT

Date Posted: 5/17/2018 1:12 PM



You will be issued a pass when you check in at the welcome center.

JohnnyT

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: Lyndy

Date Posted: 5/17/2018 4:44 PM



you will need a pass even if you are staying in Sea Pines. looks like you no longer get it at the welcome center. check with the rental company



www.islandpacket.com/news/business/real-estate-news/article208002454.html

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: KCH1

Date Posted: 5/17/2018 5:48 PM



Thank you for the link to the article. Here's what I gathered from the story - The gate pass is part of the rental fees and it will be mailed to me about two weeks ahead of my trip. I'll call my rental company Island Getaways to confirm this. That's one item checked off of my to do list.

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: JohnnyT

Date Posted: 5/18/2018 7:21 AM



I usually tent thru sea pines somno change for me. Good to know though...just dont lose your pass before getting there!

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: JohnnyT

Date Posted: 5/18/2018 7:24 AM



I hate these phones...big fingers and spellcheck doesnt mix! Anyway, have fun in sea pines and on the island.

JohnnyT

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: KCH1

Date Posted: 5/18/2018 7:48 AM



You rent through Sea Pines directly? I was told to use Island Getaways by my MIL. I'm going to look at Sea Pines because it seems Island Getaways has most of their rentals in Palmetto Dunes. This is fun for me because I LOVE planning trips and finding a vacation home is the best part. I hope there are some good choices remaining now that I'm off to a very late start. Thanks all

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: JohnnyT

Date Posted: 5/18/2018 7:51 AM



Go to seapines.com. They have had some specials lately. ??

RE: First visit to Hilton Head questions

Posted By: LKNgirl

Date Posted: 6/6/2018 9:22 PM



In Charlotte, when we say we are going to the beach, we mean Sea Pines! Im bias, I rent a cute bungalow near the beach,
its on VRBO...Smith Bungalow. You will have a great time in Sea Pines, so much to do!! Enjoy!

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