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NC or SC beach holiday with children ? Hilton Head or OBX?

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NC or SC beach holiday with children ? Hilton Head or OBX?

Hi there we are planning to fly to Charlotte from NY for a week with our two children (8 and 9) in Late August. We live in France and so I am not really very familiar with where we should go. We want to stay on or near a beach but in an 'upmarket' location either in a rental or four/five star hotel. I have read the forums but am still not sure. The children love the beach but we love restaurants and shopping so we are looking for a good mix . As we have never visited before should we go to Savannah? Any help you can give us would be great fully received. I am sorry I can't be more specific .

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1. Re: NC or SC beach holiday with children ? Hilton Head or OBX?

To be honest, that sounds like you're wanting a South Carolina beach to me. Most North Carolina beaches are less "upmarket" and more family friendly. I'd suggest posting in the South Carolina forum. Hilton Head springs to mind, as does Kiawah, but those aren't really my kinds of beaches so I can't give better advice than to say ask the SC people. Savannah is well worth a visit and please go see Charleston. Lots of shopping and fine dining and history there. Not to be missed.

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2. Re: NC or SC beach holiday with children ? Hilton Head or OBX?

panchopup is right. You might want to look at the beaches near Charleston, since it's easier, IMO, to get into town from the beaches than from HH to Savannah. I love Savannah, but HH is not my kind of beach either.

You might want to book a place soon. August is popular at any beach.

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3. Re: NC or SC beach holiday with children ? Hilton Head or OBX?

Shopping, history, aquarium + beach - all near..

kiawahresort.com/accommodations/the-sanctuar…

You can still make a day trip to Savannah...

Not sure if still available for August, though...

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4. Re: NC or SC beach holiday with children ? Hilton Head or OBX?

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