Posted on 12/30/2020

The 8 Most Requested Amenities in Hilton Head Rental Homes

Guests booking a Hilton Head vacation rental are eager not only for a beach day or two but also for a home-away-from-home with added comforts and amenities. From beachfront locations, private pools, and even properties that welcome four-legged canine friends, it’s important to consider what amenities guests are looking for in their Hilton Head getaway. Learn more about the amenities that can make your listing shine against the competition and have guests returning time and time again! 

1. Oceanfront Location / Private Beach Access

An oceanfront home in Hilton Head

A trip to Hilton Head would not be complete without a visit to the beach! An oceanfront location makes any vacation rental stand out from the rest. Even better, private beach access allows guests the luxury of having a top attraction and activity just steps from their Hilton Head home base. A beachfront location is an amenity highlight for any Hilton Head rental!

2. Ocean Views

 A beachfront Hilton Head home

While outdoor fun in the sun is a bonus, another property feature that will make a Hilton Head vacation rental shine are stunning ocean views. Views can be highlighted by large windows and furniture arrangement to make this a focal point in the home. Guests will love waking up to a stunning ocean view and enjoying the serenity that comes with views throughout the day.

3. Private Pool

A private pool at a Hilton Head vacation rental

Private pools promise outdoor fun right at home! Guests crave plenty of at-home entertainment and private pools offer a way to cool off on a hot summer’s day or enjoy quality time with friends and family without the crowds of the beach or other attractions.

4. Keyless Entry

A living room in a Hilton Head vacation rental 

Modern touches and amenities such as keyless entry contribute to a guest’s feeling of relaxation and being on vacation time. No need to worry about misplacing a key or check-in woes with keyless entry which offers the ease and convenience of entering a code to lock and unlock doors throughout the stay. Consider other modern touches that can add convenience to guests such as wireless internet, Smart TVs, and Bluetooth speakers.

5. Hot Tub

A hot tub in Hilton Head

There is no better way to sit back and relax than with a soak in a hot tub. Hilton Head vacation rentals that feature hot tubs can stand out with further added relaxation and a perfect way to end the day. Enjoying a soak in the privacy of one’s own home-away-from-home will make an impact on guests and create memories to remember forever.

6. Pet-Friendly

Children playing with a dog at the beach

Many travelers want to ensure that all members of the family can be included in a vacation...including four-legged friends! Pet-friendly vacation rentals offer convenience for those traveling with their pups and ensure that even more groups feel welcome to book.

7. Elevators

A vacation home in Hilton Head

When looking to book a Hilton Head vacation rental, guests are sure to be seeking amenities that will add convenience and comfort for all members of their family. Amenities that ease mobility concerns such as elevators and handrails in the bathroom add convenience and peace of mind for guests seeking a rental that makes them feel right at home.

8. Gourmet Kitchens

A kitchen in a Hilton Head rental

While an oceanfront view may be a staple of a Hilton Head stay, another area that is sure to be an important consideration is the kitchen! Guests with plans for home-cooked meals during their stays are sure to desire a comfortable cooking setup. Gourmet kitchens will not only delight guests but also be a stand-out item on any vacation rental listing. Consider updated appliances, a large island, and other cooking conveniences when preparing a kitchen for vacation rental use.

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A Hilton Head vacation rental

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