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Nicely Preserved Lighthouse in a gated community.....

My wife and I recently visited Hilton Head Island for the first time. While driving around we found... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wilmington, North Carolina
Lovely place to visit

We so enjoyed seeing this interesting landmark. The area is beautiful and the course a great one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Hole 15, Arthur Kills Golf Course, Hilton Head, SC
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently visited Hilton Head Island for the first time. While driving around we found the Rear Range Lighthouse on our map and decided to check it out. The Lighthouse is located in a gated community on Hilton Head ( most of...More

Thank pparrothead
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to see the light house and discovered that we needed to pay eight dollars for entry into the community and an additional four dollars to see the light house. The light house is very small, about 2 stories tall. We viewed the light...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We so enjoyed seeing this interesting landmark. The area is beautiful and the course a great one to play.

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Nestled within the gated Leamington community of Palmetto Dunes on the Arthur Hills golf course. Skip this landmark unless you are a die hard lighthouse fan. It was used as a triangulation point for vessels headed into the Savannah River, not a warning beacon for...More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 27 April 2018

It was a rainy day so we decided to check out this lighthouse. A guard gives you a pass because it is located in the middle of a golf course, inside a gated community. There is NO parking except on the lawn, the door was...More

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Unless you are a lighthouse enthusiast, I'd pass. You have to go through a gated community. Once you get to the South gate, they'll give you a pass. You then drive to Leamington gated community on Queen Mary, dial 000 and they'll let you in....More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Interesting but hard to find. Free to visit. Located in a gated community which you have to get permission to access. There are no directions or signs to find it. You have to park in the grass along the golf course to visit. The information...More

Thank EFay1981
Reviewed 3 March 2018

After four winters of visiting Hilton Head Island we finally took the time to go on an official tour and our guide brought us here. The lighthouse is very old and huge, plus a long way from the water. The story goes that about a...More

1  Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

114 steps to the top of the lighthouse. At the top is a gift shop. You can walk outside the gift shop and walk around outside with great views of the water, the golf course, and a marina. No wheelchair access to the top of...More

1  Thank Trenda B
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This site is located in the middle of a gated community's golf course. As such, there is no parking (you have to simply pull into the grass along the side of the road), and there has been only the minimal work to keep it preserved....More

2  Thank 4_the_love_of_it
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