If you’re lucky enough to be familiar with the South Carolina Lowcountry in the fall, you know that this place and season combine to create a truly special experience. If you’re looking for a new way to experience the holiday season, look no further than the Hilton Head area: One of the best places to go for Thanksgiving! Below, we’ve compiled just a few of the ways to enjoy an incredible Thanksgiving on Hilton Head. For a complete list of the best local shops, attractions, and seasonal events, be sure to download our complimentary Vacation Guide!
How to Have an Unforgettable Thanksgiving on Hilton Head
1. Surround Yourself with Coastal Beauty
Though getting away for the holidays is a refreshing change of pace, it’s tough to find a place that feels both new and just like home. One of those rare places is the Hilton Head area! There’s idyllic beauty at every turn here—especially in Old Town Bluffton, a hidden gem tucked away just 25 minutes away from the island. Whether your ideal Thanksgiving on Hilton Head includes a marsh hike, sipping coffee with your sweetheart at a local cafe, or simply relaxing in your luxurious accommodation, you’ll experience a truly special Thanksgiving retreat here.
2. Let Someone Else Do the Cooking and Cleaning
What’s better than a wholesome feast with your loved ones on Thanksgiving? Not having to worry about cooking and cleaning, of course! If you’re ready to experience a one-of-a-kind holiday in the Lowcountry, Old Town Bluffton is the absolute best place to stay. There are so many top-tier restaurants here—both a few miles away on Hilton Head and steps away in Bluffton. Allow experienced local chefs to do all of the cooking and cleaning so you don’t have to! Here are some nearby restaurants you’ll want to consider for your holiday meal:
On Hilton Head
3. Go On an Adventure—Or Just Relax—with Your Loved Ones
Since you won’t have to cook or clean during your Thanksgiving retreat, you’ll have plenty of free time to hit the beach, go on a May River excursion, check out more restaurants and bars, or simply unwind with your significant other! There are even plenty of spots for retail therapy here (if you’re looking to get a head start on Christmas shopping).
Whether you’ve experienced Thanksgiving on Hilton Head before or looking to begin a new tradition with your loved ones, you’ll find exactly what you’re seeking at Old Town Bluffton Inn—the Lowcountry’s newest, most luxurious B&B! Our enchanting courtyard, designer touches, chic rooms, fantastic food, and premium perks are just what you need to escape the hectic holiday season and rediscover its significance.