Wild Dunes Resort, a Destination by Hyatt property located on Isle of Palms in South Carolina’s Lowcountry, invites guests to experience the area like never before with a wide range of activities and programs based in and around its waterways.
“At Wild Dunes Resort, we are fortunate to be located on such a beautiful island surrounded by some of the Southeast’s most special beaches and water channels,” says Wild Dunes Resort Manager, John D’Angelo. “Whether our guests are looking for relaxation, family-friendly adventures or an eclectic experience they can’t find anywhere else, Wild Dunes Resort has something for everyone and is the perfect place to take advantage of the salty sea and sunshine.”
See the list below of the top ways to experience South Carolina’s Lowcountry from the water at Wild Dunes Resort.
Explore Isle of Palms by Kayak or Paddleboard
Explore the marsh by kayak or paddleboard with local outfitter, Coastal Expeditions. Guests can explore the beauty of the salt marsh and experience an unforgettable sunset and moonrise on the enchanting Morgan Creek Full Moon Paddle. Professional guides lead paddlers through some of the most breathtaking spots in the area while teaching about the local ecosystems and the history of the region. This paddle even grants opportunities to spot elusive species like sea turtles, manatees, dolphins and waterfowl. Visitors that are interested in exercise can jump start their day with a sunrise Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga class as well.
To book, visit: https://bit.ly/3gubABC.
Search for Wildlife on the Osprey Boat Charter and Sunset Dolphin Cruise
Hop aboard a charter boat and enjoy the Osprey Experience with friends or family. Wildlife sightings are almost guaranteed, and the views of the marshes are unparalleled. For the extra-adventurous guests, skeet shooting off the back of the boat is also available along with a food and beverage add-on. Choose the Sunset Dolphin Cruise along the Lowcountry coast to take in the beautiful scenery and spot bottlenose dolphins playing in the quiet waters.
To book, call 843.886.6000.
Experience the Authentic Capers Island Ecotour and Crabbing Competition
Cruise to Capers Island, one of the few remaining undeveloped barrier islands where locals and visitors alike can explore wildlife, including wrens, osprey, bald eagles and various species of marine life. Guests can try their luck catching blue crabs using the age-old technology of hand lines and dip nets and even enjoy their catches while partaking in an authentic Lowcountry Boil on the beach at sunset.
To book, call 843.886.6000.
Get Adventurous with Inshore and Shark Fishing
While in the marshes of the Lowcountry, guests can search the waters for highly sought-after Red Fish, Speckled Sea Trout, Flounder, Black Drum and King Mackerel. Thrill seeking travelers can also choose to experience the adventure of shark fishing during this exciting new catch-and-release public tour. All fishing trips can be booked through Wild Dunes Resort or by visiting https://bit.ly/3ypi3Ed.
ABOUT WILD DUNES RESORT, A DESTINATION BY HYATT RESORT
Nestled on the northern tip of Isle of Palms, a lush barrier island off the coast of South Carolina, Wild Dunes Resort, a Destination by Hyatt resort, occupies 1,600 acres of oceanfront paradise with a variety of accommodation options, including the AAA Four-Diamond Rated Boardwalk Inn, the Village at Wild Dunes, private condos, luxury home vacation rentals and its new 153-room Sweetgrass Inn opening in 2021. Wild Dunes Resort, located just 30 minutes from the charm and grace of historic downtown Charleston, will be the largest resort of its kind in the region with the addition of Sweetgrass Inn, offering groups of up to 650 people the chance to enjoy a Lowcountry getaway. With year-round championship golf, nationally ranked tennis, award-winning recreation, spa services and restaurant options, Wild Dunes Resort has been distinguished by many publications and associations as a top destination for families, golfers, tennis lovers and meeting and event planners. Visit Wild Dunes Resort online on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.