Posted on 2/28/2020

4 Best Places to Shop on Hilton Head

Who says you can’t have it all? While most come to Hilton Head to explore the beautiful beaches and outdoor recreation, this gorgeous little island and the surrounding areas will satisfy any fashionista’s needs.

Be sure to make a stop at some of the many local boutiques and brand name stores, so you can take a little piece of Hilton Head home with you. These are our picks for the four best places to shop on Hilton Head.

#1 - Coligny Plaza

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Coligny Plaza has been one of Hilton Head’s crowned jewels for over 60 years. Considered Hilton Head’s “downtown,” this outdoor shopping center features everything from apparel and accessory shops, gifts and specialty shops, restaurants, and even live entertainment. One of the best features of Coligny Plaza is its close proximity to the beach, which means you can truly enjoy the best of both worlds. Swim the day away and then shop into the night at Coligny.

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#2 - Shelter Cove

Family at outdoor shopping center

Shelter Cove Towne Center is Hilton Head’s newest shopping attraction. With an adorable, all-American main street vibe, this location is the picture-perfect spot to shop ‘til you drop. In addition to a beautiful view of the Lowcountry marsh, this outdoor shopping center is home to an array of specialty shops and boutiques filled with fashion, art, jewelry, sports wear, and more.

There are also many delicious options for grab a meal or sip on some cocktails after an exhausting day of shopping. Be sure to stop by Poseidon for fresh seafood and a spectacular view of the Lowcountry.

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#3 - The Village at Wexford

Shop associate helping a woman find a dress

The Village at Wexford is a tried and true Hilton Head classic. With award-winning merchants consistently voted some of the “Best of Hilton Head,” you are guaranteed to have a 5-star experience if you decide to spend the day here enjoying some of Hilton Head’s finest local businesses.

If the unique boutiques and mouthwatering dining options weren’t enough, stop by the Village on any Wednesday from April to October for Wednesdays at Wexford Market from 10 am to 2 pm to enjoy local homegrown eats and treats!

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#4 - Bluffton & Old Town Bluffton

Woman walking through outlet shopping store

If you want to explore the shopping options surrounding Hilton Head, hop in the car and head over the bridge to Bluffton. If you’re looking for name brand stores, look no further than the Tanger Outlets, which has so many options that there are two separate locations! Save big on designer labels with styles that everyone in your family will love.

If you’re looking for an experience more exclusive to the area, try Old Town Bluffton. Filled with quaint shops, local cuisine, and even a Thursday afternoon outdoor farmer’s market, Old Town Bluffton is a gem you won’t be able to find anywhere else.

You Desere It!

Even if all of your loved ones can’t join you on your vacation to Hilton Head, there is no reason not to bring them back a one of a kind gift. Don’t forget to pick something out for yourself, because we think you deserve to spoil yourself too!

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