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Harbour Town Lighthouse

Harbourtown's yacht basin, Hilton Head, SC 29938
+1 803-785-3333
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Serving as the centerpiece of the Sea Pines Plantation, this lighthouse structure is colored like a candy cane and features a small shop at the top.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“light house” (69 reviews)
“sea pines” (76 reviews)
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Harbourtown's yacht basin, Hilton Head, SC 29938
+1 803-785-3333
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The short climb to the top of the lighthouse was definitely worth the price of admission. Each landing has a selection of artifacts, some dating back to the Civil War, with commentary describing the item and the history of the island. The view at the...More

Thank littlepepita
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Wish the weather had been better when we visited, but overall, lovely visit. Unique lighthouse constructed with a lot of older wood inside. Views from the observation deck we excellent.

Thank Darren T
Reviewed 3 January 2018

114 steps doesn't seem like a lot until you have to walk up them! The lighthouse is a nice part of a visit to Sea Pines on Hilton Head, but be prepared to pay $6 for parking to access the area. The views are nice...More

Thank LizTravels_13
Reviewed 4 December 2017

If one is thinking Hilton Head the Iconic Harbour Town Lighthouse comes to mind. As Marriott Grand Ocean guests, we have a pass to Sea Pines and to Harbour Town Lighthouse. Harbour Town Lighthouse is a Traveler center with marina, hotels, tennis, golf, reataurants, et...More

3  Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This lighthouse is well worth your time. It is a relatively easy climb for a lighthouse - not overly tall and wooden steps with a landing in between flights. Has a lot of historical info on the landings for you to read and a lot...More

Thank riverchaser11
Reviewed 27 November 2017

worth the drive. my first time in a lighthouse with wooden steps. Fairly young at 50 years old. nice views.

Thank coolgal500
Reviewed 14 November 2017

My wife, Kate, and I climb to the top of the Lighthouse at Harbour Town every year when we vacation on Hilton Head in November to take photographs of the beautiful sunset over Calibogue Sound....it is magnificent !!! The Manager, Lighthouse Keeper, is a charming...More

Thank I3976JLbernardc
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This little lighthouse is so pleasant to visit...115 steps, full of historical information, and beautiful scenery at the top...plus two shops within the lighthouse for souvenirs. It does cost 4.25, but to us, was worth it...

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We went as a family and walked up the steps with a nice view. It wasn't too expensive and the kids did enjoy it. We also walked around the harbour town shops and park and enjoyed a nice day there.

Thank Kupkake80
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My favorite spot on hilton head island Warm friendly people Nice to wander around with no stress Climb to top of lighthouse 114 steps Nice history as you ascend or descend....as you rest on the landings View at top is fantastic Watched the dolphins frolic...More

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15 August 2017|
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Response from V3100RKamyb | Reviewed this property |
Gate fee into Sea Pines is $6 daily per car.
Donald R
22 April 2017|
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