(HILTON HEAD, S.C.) – The Inn at Harbour Town – the acclaimed, 60-room boutique hotel at The Sea Pines Resort – has been honored with the prestigious Forbes Four-Star Award in recognition of its exceptional level of luxury and service.

This is the 57th annual list of Forbes Travel Guide’s Star Rating winners – the worldwide benchmark for hotels, restaurants and spas. Expert, anonymous inspectors visit thousands of properties annually to evaluate standards, quality, value and overall experience.

“The Inn at Harbour Town is honored to be recognized once again by such an esteemed accolade,” says John Munro, Vice President of Hospitality, Sales and Marketing. “We strive to continually offer superior customer service and luxury accommodations, providing the ultimate vacation experience.


The Inn has recently received other numerous accolades, including a No. 1 ranking on TripAdvisor and a recent addition to the Condé Nast Johansens collection. Among other luxurious amenities, The Inn showcases a striking outdoor pool overlooking famed Harbour Town Golf Links, site of the PGA TOUR’s RBC Heritage.

Complementing Harbour Town Golf Links, the resort offers two other superb courses, Heron Point by Pete Dye and the Ocean Course. Additionally, the resort’s full slate of activities includes tennis with 21 clay courts, five miles of sweeping Atlantic seascapes, and 15 miles of leisure paths for biking and hiking. Nearby Harbour Town Yacht Basin is ideal for sightseeing as well as featuring superb dining and shopping options.

The Inn at Harbour Town’s “Extended Stay” package starts at $143 (per person, per night) and offers up to a 15% discount for a three- or four-night stay.

For more information: seapines.com, 866.561.8802.

About The Sea Pines Resort

Situated on the southernmost tip of Hilton Head Island, the legendary Lowcountry destination features five miles of unspoiled beaches, 21 clay tennis courts, 14 miles of bike and walking trails, horseback riding, Eco-Adventures, water sports, and the 605-acre Sea Pines Forest Preserve filled with wildflowers, wetlands and more than 130 species of birds. As the first Eco-planned destination in the U.S., The Sea Pines Resort has become the blueprint for numerous beach developments around the country.

One of the crown jewels in the world of golf, The Sea Pines Resort is home to Pete Dye’s classic Harbour Town Golf Links (home of the PGA TOUR’s RBC Heritage) Heron Point by Pete Dye, and the Ocean Course. The property has recently gone through extensive redevelopment with its Sea Pines Beach Club and Plantation Golf Club both opening in 2014. The new 26,000-square-foot Harbour Town Golf Links Clubhouse will open in April.

Guests may choose from an array of accommodations, including 300 villas, 100 rental homes and the luxurious 60-room Inn at Harbour Town, a Forbes Four-Star boutique hotel and Preferred Hotel Group member. The resort’s best-in-class collection of golf courses, amenities, meeting facilities and accommodations makes Sea Pines one of the most sought-after leisure and group destinations in America.

David Wood
Buffalo Brand Invigoration

Laura Stone
Buffalo Brand Invigoration Group