29 Oct 2021
Do you think that Hilton Head is a summer-only destination? Think again! Our coastal climate, world-class golf courses, and festive events make this cozy island the perfect year-round destination. This November, why not ditch the snow and the cold and enjoy a fun getaway to Hilton Head Island? Even in the off-season, there is still plenty to do and see. Discover why you should plan your next trip to Hilton Head in November!
Read on for some of our favorite things to do this time of year. Then, be sure to get your free copy of our 7-Day Itinerary for even more thoughtful suggestions on what to do on HHI!
Our Guide to Visiting Hilton Head in November
Enjoy the Perfect Weather
How many times have you wished you could trade freezing snow for warm sand? Instead of shoveling your sidewalks, wouldn’t you rather be building sandcastles? All you have to do is book a November getaway to Hilton Head Island! We’re not saying that you’ll be able to swim every day or that you won’t need a light jacket. However, clear skies and warm sunshine means that temperatures stay in the mid-70s in the afternoon. Mornings and evenings are chillier, so be prepared to dress in layers. Overall, the Hilton Head weather in November is reason enough to visit!
Things to Do on Hilton Head, South Carolina, in November
Spend Time on the Beach Without the Crowds
Hilton Head has become synonymous with summer vacation for many visitors, but did you know that you can enjoy many of the same attractions in the winter with fewer crowds? Visiting our island after the summer season has ended has become a closely guarded secret among savvy travelers. You’ll be able to easily find a quiet strip of beach where you can settle down and relax. It will seem like your own private slice of paradise!
Book Your Tee Time
Thanks to our gorgeous weather, visitors can book tee times at Hilton Head’s world-class golf courses all year! There are over 40 golf courses in the area, so you’ll have no problem finding something that’s perfect for you. One of the most famous courses on the island is Harbourtown Golf Links, which is home to the RBC Heritage. It’s in Sea Pines, a private resort-style community that features several golfing opportunities. You’ll be able to enjoy them all when you book one of our Sea Pine homes or villas! We also love the Heritage Group Golf Courses. In fact, if you’re searching for the perfect way to save on a November getaway, we suggest booking our Unlimited Golf Package. You’ll enjoy access to all of the Heritage Group courses, including carts and complimentary range balls prior to each round, for just $204 per person. Click the link to book this special offer on select houses!
Create Your Own Walking Tour of Harbour Town
If you’ve booked one of our Sea Pines properties, be sure to leave some time to explore nearby Harbour Town. Here, you’ll find quaint boutiques, excellent restaurants, and gorgeous waterfront views. In the evenings in late-November, you can see the Harbour Town lights. The area’s iconic red and white lighthouse will sport decorative bulbs that make for the perfect photo opportunity. Plus, you can get some of your Christmas shopping done early at any of the nearby stores.
Attend a Special Hilton Head Event in November
The Hilton Head Oyster Festival
Whether this is your first or fiftieth trip to Hilton Head Island, the Oyster Festival is the perfect thing to add to your itinerary. This event takes place every year in early November at Shelter Cove Pavillion. Aside from freshly steamed oysters, you'll be able to feast on a classic Lowcountry boil, as well as a spread of pulled pork. This two-day festival also features live music, local vendors, and an oyster shucking contest. Your kids can enjoy the marshmallow roast and other activities geared towards the little ones.
Hilton Head Bridge Run
Enjoy stunning views of Broad Creek and mild weather during the Hilton Head Bridge Run! Choose the run the 5k or challenge yourself to the 10k during this beloved annual event. After the race, be sure to attend the awards ceremony, which is always a party! You can look forward to live music, door prizes, and plenty to eat and drink.
Have the Perfect Thanksgiving on Hilton Head
Does hosting Thanksgiving for your family seem like a daunting task every year? It doesn't have to be! Many families choose to spend their holiday in one of our gorgeous rental homes. You won't have to worry about making up guest beds or whether there's enough room for everyone. We'll take care of that for you. Plus, you can enjoy dinner at one of the exquisite local restaurants. We offer exclusive savings at preferred guest restaurants through our Advantage Card Program. If you're looking for specific recommendations, Redfish and The Westin both host popular dinners. You can also enjoy brunch the day-of at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island. After the holiday is over, be sure to attend Harbour Town's annual tree lighting. This typically takes place the Friday after Thanksgiving. You'll be able to watch as the switch is flipped on the gorgeous Christmas Tree in this idyllic section of Hilton Head.
Book Your November Getaway With Beach Properties
November marks the start of the holiday season. It is a precious time that should be spent with friends and family in a special place! Allow us to host your festivities at Beach Properties. The whole family will enjoy our convenient locations, heated pools, and top-notch amenities! Tell us your price point and preferred amenities, and let us deliver our best rentals to you. Or, choose for yourself from any of our homes or villas. Whatever you decide, your trip will be one to remember! Are you ready to schedule your trip to Hilton Head in November? Book your stay with us today!