Published Date:  Monday, October 28, 2019

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island Unveils Four New Wedding Offers


. . . AAA Four Diamond-rated resort is the perfect choice for a beachfront wedding


HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (October 2019) – The AAA Four Diamond-rated Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island has announced four enticing new wedding offers. Nestled along the coast of South Carolina’s picturesque Hilton Head Island, the lushly landscaped beachfront resort provides magnificent ocean views, access to miles of white-sand beaches, an array of on-site amenities, 23,000 square feet of flexible event space and breathtaking outdoor venues. In addition, the resort features 340 spacious guest rooms and suites with luxurious bedding and private balconies, as well as hospitality suites which are perfect for a morning of hair and makeup with your bridal party.


Known for its natural beauty and for hosting stunning destination weddings, the resort features an array of beautiful wedding ceremony and reception options. This includes the pristine white sand beach; the Oceanfront Beach Pavilion with 7,000 square feet of covered yet casual open space; the more traditional 10,000-square-foot Santee Ballroom; the beautifully landscaped mid-island lawn surrounded by live oak trees and lagoons; and the Oceanfront Shipyard Beach Club with 4,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor entertaining space.


Available for new weddings booked, the four wedding offers are:

  • “Friday or Sunday Special” -- When booking your wedding for a Friday or Sunday, you will receive 50% off the room rental and 15% off food and beverage pricing. In addition, for Sunday weddings, you will receive a complimentary Mimosa Bar.
  • “Site Visit Special” – If you book your wedding at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island within one week or your site visit you will receive your choice of one of the following:
    • Two spa treatments at the resort’s on-site, full-service Arum Spa
    • Brunch-for-two at the resort’s Heyward’s Restaurant
    • Upgraded bar during your reception.
  • “Wedding Referral Offer” – If you were married at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, you can receive a two-night stay at the resort when referring a wedding that books with a minimum of $5,000.
  • “Sonesta Travel Pass Offer” – Saying “I Do” at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island also can earn Sonesta Travel Pass Points that may be redeemed toward complimentary nights for your honeymoon at locations including San Francisco, Egypt, Fort Lauderdale and more.  


In addition to these special offers, the resort provides several wedding packages for smaller celebrations of 20-40 guests through larger weddings of up to 350 guests. Among the unique culinary options is “Your Personalized Wedding Story Menu,” which allows the couple to customize their wedding menu by picking food that represents their story and experiences while incorporating the Lowcountry charm of Hilton Head Island.


The resort’s wedding team includes Catering Manager Theresa Anthony, who has been coordinating weddings for more than 20 years, and who specializes in large weddings. Catering Manager Samantha Tucker also has extensive experience coordinating weddings, which includes serving as Event Coordinator for Absolutely In! Events, a premier wedding planner in the St. Louis, Missouri area.


“Couples, bridal parties and wedding guests love our resort because of our absolutely beautiful setting, gorgeous venue spaces, exceptional facilities and amenities, world-class service and outstanding ‘Food is Art’ cuisine,” said the resort’s General Manager Jay Wiendl, referring to the focus Sonesta puts on locally inspired seasonal cuisine that is as beautiful on the plate as it is to the palate. “Whether you are dreaming of a casual beachfront ceremony or an extravagant affair, Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island is the perfect choice for a truly memorable wedding.”


For more information about the resort, the wedding offers, or having a wedding at the resort, visit (specifically, call the resort’s Catering Department at 843.341.1862, or email the resort’s Catering Manager Theresa Anthony at For wedding testimonials, visit Also, follow the resort on social:  Facebook (SonestaHiltonHeadIsland), Instagram (@SonestaHHI) or Twitter (@SonestaHHI).