In the 1950’s modern development of Hilton Head Island as we know it today was born. Charles Fraser began development on the south end of Hilton Head Island and formed the Sea Pines Company. Sea Pines was established 1952 as a private real estate community and was the first Hilton Head Plantation to be developed. In the late 1950’s Fred Hack formed the Island Development Company to develop the rest of present day Hilton Head Island as we know it; Wexford, Shipyard, Honey Horn, Indigo Run, Hilton Head Plantation, Jenkins Island and Port Royal. Not only is Sea Pines is Hilton Head Island’s most popular and well known oceanfront resort community, it is the largest Hilton Head plantation and private gated community. Sea Pines Plantation is 5,200 – 6200 acres, which is about 1/3 of Hilton Head Island.
There are 5 miles of the Atlantic Coast beach, water sports of all kinds, dozens of specialty shops, gourmet restaurants, 2 beach clubs, 3 championship golf courses (Golf Links, Sea Pines Country Club, & the Ocean and Heron Pointe courses at the newly-constructed Plantation Club), 2 marinas, 25+ tennis courts, an equestrian center, 15 miles of biking/ walking paths and a 605+ acre forest preserve. The Six Oaks Cemetery, Lawton Stables (animal petting farm) and Heritage Farms (garden plots of varying sizes for residents on a 1st come 1st serve basis) are also located inside the gates of Sea Pines. Aside from the sandy white beaches and pristine golf courses, water sports is another major attraction for Sea Pines vactioners and Hilton Head locals.
Sea Pines Plantation Villas & Homes for Sale
Sea Pines is also home to the legendary Harbour Town light house. Harbour Town is where the RBC Heritage Classic is held every spring. The Harbour Town Marina is lined with villas and town homes that are both residential and vacation rentals. Harbour Town is one of 10 residential sub areas in Sea Pines Plantation (the most well known and on the higher end of the price scale). Harbour Town villas with
South Beach and Ocean Side are also popular Sea Pines sub areas because of their Oceanfront views and location. You will find oceanfront /ocean-row homes and several villa complexes in both areas priced between $180,000 and $1,900,000 for villas and $500,000 and $3,500,000 for homes. Please contact us for more information on all of the sub areas in Sea Pines Plantation.
There are over 40 villa complexes in Sea Pines Plantation. Depending on location, condition, view and size, Sea Pines villas vary in price range from $180,000 to $1,900,000. Not including Harbour Town or South Beach, some of the most popular Sea Pines villa complexes are Carvel Court, Cutter Court, Fairway Lane, Harbour Town Green, Ketch Court, Lighthouse I & II, Muirfield, Night Heron, Plantation Club, Ocean Course, Raquet Club and Stoney Creek.
There are over 30 residential neighborhoods in Sea Pines Plantation to choose from that range in price from $250,000 to $13,000,000. Please contact us for more information on what you are looking for in Sea Pines home or villa and we will help narrow your search.