With so many guests looking for pet-friendly properties, we are happy to provide this guide to a pet-friendly Hilton Head Island vacation! We would also like to introduce one of our newest, and pet-friendly, properties – Serenity by the Sea. This beautiful, Lowcountry style home in ever-popular Sea Pines Plantation features 3 bedrooms, 3 baths and welcomes up to two dogs. Please remember that your furkids must be leashed at all times while you’re out and about within the community.

So that everyone in your family, including your dog(s) has a great Hilton Head Island vacation, we ask that you familiarize yourself with the local pet regulations regarding animals on the beach:

Animals on the Beach- a few important regulations

With the technical stuff out of the way, here are some fun suggestions for pet-loving establishments in and around HHI.

Dog Park

Meet like-minded pet owners at the Chaplin Community Park, the dog park located at 11 Cast Net Dr. Here, your best friend can make new friends of his or her own. The park features a large shaded area to keep everyone cool, two water fountains and tennis balls. Don’t forget the bug spray and expect to make some new friends of your own!


Pet-Friendly Restaurants

Enjoy a meal with your best friend at one of these welcoming establishments:
Watusi – Wonderful breakfast and lunch and they even have a dog menu!

Bistro 17– Upscale French waterfront dining. Your pup will love his appetizer plate and bowl of water.

Sunrise Café – Local’s favorite for breakfast and lunch

Smokehouse – Great BBQ and you’ll love the front deck

It’s Greek To Me – Who doesn’t love Greek food??

With your best friend at your side, you’re sure to have the best vacation ever on Hilton Head Island!