Forest Beach On Hilton Head Is One Of The Best Spots To Vacation

Are you planning on vacationing at Forest Beach Hilton Head this summer? If so, you're making a great decision! Forest Beach is located on the southern end of Hilton Head Island, and it just so happens to be one of the best places that you can visit on the island. An ideal place to relax and take in the views, or cool off and hit the waves, you'll find plenty do at Forest Beach Hilton Head.

Beach Activities

No matter where you're at on Hilton Head Island, you'll enjoy its renowned scenery and relaxing environment. Forest Beach is no exception! Catch stunning views of the Atlantic, whether you're paddling out to surf, or unwinding on the beach at sunset. The Coligny Beach Park at 1 Coligny Circle is the highlight of Forest Beach. This beautiful park is located on the waterfront and provides visitors with the perfect place to walk, bike, or relax. There's also a fountain, free wi-fi and outdoor showers, which come in handy when you're leaving the beach.

If need to rent a surfboard (or take lessons!), a bike to get you around the island, or you want to give paddle boarding a try, there's no better place to visit than Forest Beach Surf and Cycle! They also have helpful maps of the island available on their website.

Another great way to cruise the Forest Beach area is with a Uzip electric bike! Equipped with an electric motor, these bikes are a fun, alternative way to get around without breaking a sweat. Head to for more information on rental prices, contact information and more.

Coligny Plaza Hilton Head

Where do you go when you're looking for shopping, dining and entertainment, all at the same place? You go to Coligny Plaza, that's where! Only minutes from South Forest Beach, the plaza is a popular attraction, and with good reason. Shops like Camp Hilton Head, Francesca's Collections, Bennali's will keep you busy when you need a break from the sunshine. When evening rolls around, you catch the latest blockbuster flick at the Coligny Theatre, or one of the live events that the plaza holds. On April 22, former American Idol contestant Lee Jean Jr. will be performing at the Coligny Outdoor Market! Food trucks, vendors and much more are a part of this great downtown Hilton Head event. Head to for up to date information on what's happening in the plaza. 

Area Attractions

Jump in the car or hop on your bike and head to the Coastal Discovery Museum! Less than 15 minutes away from Forest Beach, this museum is one of the best family-friendly attractions on Hilton Head Island. Learn all about the plants and animals that inhabit the island through exhibits, lectures, kayak tours and more! Read our blog for more information on the Coastal Discovery Museum.

Hilton Head is known for its golfing, and thanks to the island's size, you're never too far from great golf courses. Shipyard Golf Course is only a couple miles from the beach, allowing you to go from the beach to clubhouse in only a matter of minutes. Of course, that's just one of the many golf courses near Forest Beach Hilton Head - read more about them here!

Beachside Getaways Vacation Rentals

When you're looking for the best vacation rentals in Forest Beach, you don't need to look any further than Beachside Getaways. We have featured properties in both North and South Forest Beach! Our rentals have some of the best amenities that you'll find, including private, heated pools, hot tubs, flat-screen TVs, and more! Take our property at 06 Quail Street, for example. Located just three rows from the beach, this miss massive house has 6 bedrooms, 5 and half bathrooms, a private pool and hot tub, covered porch and much more! We have plenty of other properties in the area - contact us today, and we'll help you find the perfect rental in Forest Beach Hilton Head!