Port Royal Resort Area

Hilton Head Island


  • Beach Access at the Islanders Beach Park
  • Miles of scenic trails
  • Champion Tennis Center
  • Named one of the "Top 10 'Exotic' Golf Course in the World"
  • Access to the Port Royal Arboretum
  • Public Fresh and Saltwater Fishing
  • Kids Playground at Islander Beach Park

Port Royal has something for everyone, whether it’s golfing at one of its three Championship golf courses, playing a match on one of the tennis courts, fishing in one of its salt or freshwater lagoons, exploring the Arboretum, discovering the many Historical Sites or finding all 19 beach walk paths with beaches on the Atlantic Ocean and Port Royal Sound. Port Royal is bound to keep you entertained while enjoying Hilton Head Island.

Pristine Family-Friendly Beaches

The Port Royal Plantation has beach access to Islanders Beach Park, one of the best beaches on Hilton Head Island for families. Islanders Beach park is open to guests, but only Hilton Head residents can park there. There’s a shady park for picnics, bike storage if you choose to ride, one of the island’s largest playgrounds for the kids and a wide stretch of white sand on the calm and pristine Atlantic coastline. Additionally, the Folly Field Beach access point is less than 5 mins away and has guest parking. 

Exotic Golf & World-Class Tennis

Hilton Head Island boasts 24 on-island championship courses but only the Port Royal Golf Club can claim to be one of the top 10 exotic golf courses in the world! The Port Royal Golf & Racquet Club offers an exceptional Hilton Head golf experience on three 18-hole championship courses and is a top Hilton Head destination for a tennis getaway on award-winning courts. 

Out & About in Port Royal Plantation

The Port Royal Plantation was the first landmass sighted by Captain William Hilton, the main street of Hilton Head Island once ran through the Port Royal Plantation and historical sites still remain today. There are miles of scenic trails to stroll or bike ride and discover these historical Hilton Head sites , endless fresh and saltwater lagoons for fishing, and easy access to family-friendly beaches. 

Port Royal Shopping & Dining

The Port Royal Resort area is on the quieter side of the island although a quick drive (or bike ride) to endless cafes, restaurants, bars and shopping at Shelter Cove, Coligny Plaza and downtown Hilton Head. Guests staying in Hilton Head’s Port Royal resort area can enjoy a wide range of dining options at the Westin Hilton Head where you’ll find everything from coffee and craft cocktails to light bites and classic Lowcountry cuisine.

Where to Stay in Hilton Head’s PORT ROYAL PLANTATION

Sunset Rentals represent a portfolio of Hilton Head vacation rentals in the Port Royal Plantation ranging from quaint, quiet townhomes overlooking the lagoon to spacious townhomes, ideal for large group gatherings or your annual family vacation to Hilton Head. All of our Port Royal rentals offer the comforts of home with access to a community pool, scenic bike and jogging trails and a short walk to the uncrowded beaches of Port Royal Plantation. 

The Devonshire vacation villas in Port Royal are nestled on the banks of a picturesque lagoon minutes from the Port Royal Golf Course and a quick walk to Islander Beach Park or Folly Field Beach. The complex features a communal pool and BBQ area and picnic sites on the banks of the scenic lagoon. 

The Links are located in the heart of the Villages of Port Royal near the Marriott Barony and Westin Hotel. This is a great Port Royal location for golfers and beach lovers, only minutes to the Port Royal Barony Golf Course and less than half a mile from the beaches of Port Royal Plantation. The complex has easy access to the many bike paths on the island and offers a community pool.


These spacious Hilton Head townhomes are ideal for larger groups looking for space, comfort and convenience in Port Royal. Guests of the Lyons enjoy landscaped gardens with a large communal hot tub and pool and unique BBQ areas outside each townhome. When it’s beach time, a short 4 to 6 minute walk on a paved pathway leads to a beach house with restrooms and a playground for the kids and the calm waters of the Atlantic Ocean. 

Sunset Rentals has the ideal Port Royal vacation home for every occasion on Hilton Head Island. Whether it’s a golf getaway, girls or guys Hilton Head retreat or a long awaited family reunion, our vacation planners know the best places to stay in Port Royal Plantation.  Book online or call our professional vacation planners on 800-276-8911 to begin your Hilton Head Vacation in Port Royal today!