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Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Kiawah Island, SC | One Sanctuary Beach Drive, Kiawah Island, SC 29455

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Golf Resort at a Glance


  • Charleston International Airport
    • 32 miles / 45 minutes


  • 255 guest¬†rooms, including 13 suites
  • 420 one to four-bedroom villas
  • 80 private homes


  • AAA Five Diamond
  • Forbes Five Star
  • Travel + Leisure #3¬†Best Beach Resort in the World
  • Conde Nast Traveler Gold List Award, 2015


  • Total Meeting Space: 35,000 sq. ft.
  • Largest Meeting Room: 6,900 sq. ft.
  • Total Number of Meeting Rooms: 42

Just 21 miles from historic Charleston, South Carolina, an island of spectacular natural beauty rests between the winding Kiawah River and a pristine stretch of Atlantic Ocean Beach. Nestled into this tranquil Lowcountry landscape, Kiawah Island Golf Resort welcome guests to an ambiance of elegant ease and relaxation enhanced in every aspect by an unwavering commitment to excellence. In addition to 10 miles of pristine beach, activities abound on the island including five championship golf courses (including The Ocean Course – site of the 1991 Ryder Cup, 2007 Senior PGA and the 2012 PGA Championships), 28 tennis courts, 36 miles of hike/bike trails, shopping, boating, fishing, nature tours and an award-winning children’s program.

Lodging choices include The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, a magnificent oceanfront luxury hotel and recipient of the prestigious AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Star awards, evoking the elegant ambiance of a grand Southern seaside mansion with exceptionally spacious guest rooms and suites, distinctive dining, a Forbes Five Star rated spa and fine shops. Other resort accommodations include a delightful array of villas and private homes with ocean views, near beach and scenic settings providing guests with all the conveniences of home as well as the exemplary services and luxurious amenities of an award winning resort.