Published Date:  Thursday, June 1, 2017

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island Claims the Title as  ‘Best Hotel’ in 2017 Island Packet Readers’ Choice Awards

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C., June, 2017 – A visit to Hilton Head Island is the highlight of so many people’s summer plans, and now a trip to Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island can make that trip a little brighter. The Island Packet’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards named Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island as the ‘Best Hotel’ on Hilton Head Island. This is the fourth time in the last five years that Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island has received this honor.

Winners of the Readers’ Choice Awards are decided by popular vote from community members through online polling.

On top of its recognition from The Island Packet, the resort continues to rank exceptionally well among other awards. In 2017 Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island was named in the top 10 "Trending Spots for a Summer Vacation Rental," "Top Spring Break Destinations for Adults," and was among “50 Trending Spots for Summer Travel” on TripAdvisor.

The resort was also named a 2017 Family Vacation Critic favorite based on reviews by Family Vacation Critic’s team of experts and high ratings from family travelers. As a subsidiary of TripAdvisor, Family Vacation Critic’s awards are given to properties that are top family-tested and family-approved.

“We are honored to win the Island Packet’s ‘Best Hotel’ award once again and we would like to thank our community members for their votes and consistent support,” said Jay Wiendl, general manager at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island. “Sonesta Resort will continue to strive to be the best hotel on the island and to provide an exceptional experience for all guests.”


For more information about Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, visit Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is located at 130 Shipyard Drive in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.


About Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is a AAA approved Four Diamond resort offering 340 guest rooms and suites overlooking lushly landscaped semitropical gardens, with spectacular beach and lagoon-style swimming pool. Its first-class amenities include several dining options, health spa, fitness center and lap pool. The resort also features 22,500 square feet of meeting and event space, including a beachfront pavilion and a 24-hour business center. Complimentary transportation is provided to and from the world-class golf and tennis offerings available within Hilton Head’s Shipyard complex. The resort is situated 45 miles from Savannah, GA, and seven miles from Hilton Head Island airport, in an area surrounded by outdoor recreation, shopping and fine dining.


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