The number one reason people visit Hilton Head Island is for the wide beaches.
Many of the parking areas are metered. Some of the Beach parks charge a parking fee. Beach parks have showers, changing areas and restrooms.
All beaches on Hilton Head Island are public. However, most access to the beach is private.
There are 7 public beach accesses within the town of Hilton Head. They are as follows:
There are clearly marked designated swimming areas posted at Islanders, Folly field, Driessen, Coligny and Alder beaches. Lifeguards are stationed in the designated swimming areas. If you see a caution yellow flag, ask a lifeguard before going in the ocean. there is a beach patrol.
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