179 Mooring Buoy

United States / South Carolina / Hilton Head

This fabulous 7 bedrooms, 6.5 bath Palmetto Dunes home sits on an 11-mile-long lagoon and offers tranquil views, spacious interiors, two suites, a picturesque backyard, premium movie channels (included in the cable package) for movie nights and is just a few minutes' walk to the Atlantic Ocean.

up to 7
up to 16
Min. Nights Upon Request


179 Mooring Buoy offers it all. It is the ideal spot for your group’s next reunion, a weekend getaway with the girls, a spring break adventure with kids, or just your next family vacation on Hilton Head Island. The open foyer leads the way to a cozy, living area offering a three-piece seating group, two lit Eiffel Tower lamps, and plenty of books to keep the reader in the group entertained; it is the perfect room for entertaining friends and family or for having some quiet time.

The décor and ambiance in the kitchen will encourage you to tap into your inner chef skills and create gourmet delicacies for the entire family to try. A cozy breakfast nook is located in the kitchen with seating for 8, so while breakfast is being prepared, have the kids plan the day’s itinerary or deal a hand of cards to keep them entertained. There is also a formal dining room with a cherry oak finished table and eight sleek, plush matching chairs.

Gather the brood into the family room to cheer for their favorite sports team. With vaulted ceilings and decked out in soft browns, creams, and orange, the living room houses a sectional sofa, so the entire family can sit and cuddle, a comfy, wicker armchair, and a flat-screen television mounted above a DVD player and a built-in wall shelf, that houses movies. **Fireplace is not for guest use.** A sliding glass door provides access to the deck and outdoor dining area where another three-piece seating group along with a dining room table awaits for you to dine alfresco on a warm, summer night; this is also the ideal place to layout and stargaze in the galaxy.

Steps lead down to the nicely landscaped backyard offering lagoon views, a grill for barbecues, a dock to fish on, a spa, as well as a pool that can be heated for an additional charge. The picturesque backyard provides a great space for reading a book while soaking up the afternoon sun or entertaining friends and family. Mooring Buoy vacation rentals boast luxury outdoor amenities for a memorable stay on Hilton Head.

The spacious primary bedroom on the first floor is designed to be a tranquil escape from the world with its ornate furnishings, a king-size bed, two oversize armchairs, an ottoman, a flat-screen TV, access to the outdoor deck, and its own private bathroom with double sinks, a jacuzzi tub, and even a walk-in shower. The other two bedrooms on this floor house a queen-size bed, and two twin-size beds respectively. Both rooms have TVs and share a bathroom with a shower/tub combination.

Upstairs, there are three additional bedrooms along with the secondary suite. The secondary suite is just as expansive as the first and also houses a king-size bed with a sink, that can be used as a wet bar, a TV, and its own bathroom with a walk-in shower. The fifth bedroom has a queen-size bed, the sixth also has a queen-size bed, and the seventh has two twin beds. Each bedroom has its own personal bathroom and a TV for entertainment.

There is a laundry room with a full-size washer and dryer for added convenience. Palmetto Dunes is an oceanfront resort on Hilton Head Island that stretches from the 3 miles of white sandy beach, through 11 miles of lagoons, 3 golf courses, and 25 tennis courts, to the bikeway under the William Hilton Parkway that provides access to the Shelter Cove Marina and Towne Centre. Located mid-island on 2,000 acres of lush island landscapes, Palmetto Dunes boasts one of the East Coast''s premier beaches, championship golf and tennis, and miles of bike and walking trails in a tranquil setting.

Discover a plethora of world-class shops and restaurants at Shelter Cove, colorful yachts anchored in the marina and a beachfront bar and restaurant at Dunes House, all easily accessed by the free Dunes Buggy shuttle service in the summer season. Palmetto Dunes is a secured community, please specify the number of security gate passes that are needed at the time of booking your reservation. Passes are charged per car per week. 


7 Bedrooms, 6.5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 16 Guests

  • Can be heated at additional charge
  • Laundry Room
  • Full Size Washer and Dryer
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Alfresco Dining
  • Fishing Dock
  • Premium Movie Channels (included in cable package)
  • Books
  • Flat Screen TV
  • DVD Player


Bedroom Details

Bedroom One: King Bed, Two Oversize Armchairs, Ottoman, Flat Screen TV, Access to Outdoor Deck, Ensuite Bathroom with Double Sinks, Jacuzzi Tub, and Walk-In Shower

Bedroom Two: Queen Bed, TV, Shared Bathroom with Shower/Tub Combo

Bedroom Three: Two Twin Beds, TV, Shared Bathroom with Shower/Tub Combo

Bedroom Four: King Bed, Sink That Can Be Used as Wet Bar, TV, Ensuite Bathroom with Walk-In Shower

Bedroom Five: Queen Bed, TV, Ensuite Bathroom

Bedroom Six: Queen Bed, TV, Ensuite Bathroom

Bedroom Seven: Two Twin Beds, TV, Ensuite Bathroom

Beach Details

Singleton Beach: 13 minute drive
Burkes Beach: 13 minute drive

Pool Details

Private Outdoor Pool (can be heated at additional cost) and Jacuzzi

Location Details

Hilton Head Island Airport: 20 minute drive
Restaurants and Shops: 10 minute drive
George Fazio Golf Course: 5 minute drive
Robert Trent Jones Oceanfront Golf Course: 7 minute drive
Shelter Cove Towne Centre: 10 minute drive
Pirate's Island Adventure Golf: 10 minute drive
Shipyard Golf Club: 13 minute drive

Villa Notes

Fireplace is not for guest use

Rates and Availability

Accidental Damage Waiver
A $99 Accidental Damage Waiver applies to every reservation.


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