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Inn and Club at Harbour Town wins acclaim

(HILTON HEAD, S.C.) The Inn & Club at Harbour Town – The Sea Pines Resort’s acclaimed luxury boutique hotel – has been named as one of the “Top 100 Hotels in the World” and “10 Best Resort Hotels in the South” in Travel + Leisure Magazine’s just-released "World's Best" list. 

Focusing on sophisticated travelers, Travel + Leisure offers expert intelligence and comprehensive travel lifestyle content. The publication's World's Best awards are voted on annually by readers and showcase the premier island destinations, hotels, cities, airports and more. 

“To achieve this prestigious ranking by Travel + Leisure readers is excellent recognition for the outstanding service provided at The Inn & Club and throughout The Sea Pines Resort,” says Steve Birdwell, President. “We strive to provide the best service possible and I could not be more proud of our team." 

The Inn & Club has recently received other numerous accolades, including a No. 1 ranking on TripAdvisor. Among other grand amenities, the hotel showcases a striking outdoor pool overlooking famed Harbour Town Golf Links, site of the PGA TOUR’s RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing. 

The magnificent Harbour Town Clubhouse is just a short stroll away. The 44,000-square-foot multi-use structure was named the 2016 “Best New Public Clubhouse” by Golf Inc. Magazine. 

For more resort information:, 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 new Atlantic Dunes by Davis Love III. The property has recently gone through extensive redevelopment with its Sea Pines Beach Club and Plantation Golf Club both opening in 2014. The new 44,000-square-foot Harbour Town Clubhouse opened in March 2015. 

Guests may choose from an array of accommodations, including 300 villas, 100 rental homes and the luxurious 60-room Inn & Club 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.


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