Our Heritage

Our Location

  • Distances from Area Airports (Airport Codes)Distance
  • Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston International)33 Miles
  • Johns Island, SC (JZI-Charleston Executive)15 Miles
  • Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH-Hilton Head Island)110 Miles
  • Savannah, GA (SAV-Savannah International)115 Miles
  • Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR-Myrtle Beach International)118 Miles
  • Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan)132 Miles
  • Florence, SC (FLO-Florence Regional)159 Miles
  • Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte Douglas International)230 Miles
  • Greenville, SC (GSP-Greenville Spartanburg)235 Miles

Traveling Eastbound from Atlanta/Columbia

  • Follow Interstate 20 Eastbound to Columbia, where you will merge onto Interstate 26 East
  • Follow signs for Interstate 526 West (Savannah)
  • Follow Interstate 526 for 6 miles to end of the Interstate. At the end, turn right and follow the road towards Savannah Highway/US 17 South.
  • Continue on Savannah Highway/US 17 South for five miles, at the 5th Traffic light, turn left onto Main Road. (Land mark - Burger King/BP Gas Station on the left).
  • Continue on Main Road for 15 miles. Main road will change names three times: Main to Bohicket Road, Bohicket Road turns into Betsy Kerrison Parkway. You will arrive at a roundabout. Stay in the left lane as you enter the roundabout and proceed 3/4 ways around then take the right on Kiawah Island Parkway.
  • Once on the island, you will pass through the security gate (left lane).
  • Villa Registration will be 2 miles past the front gate. Take the first right after Night Heron Park (Sea Forest Drive). You will turn right at East Beach Conference Center.
  • The Sanctuary will be 2 miles past the front gate. Take the second right after Night Heron Park (Sea Forest Drive).

Traveling Southbound from Virginia/Charlotte

  • Follow Interstate 77 Southbound to Columbia, where you will merge onto Interstate 26 east
  • Follow signs for Interstate 526 West (Savannah)
  • Follow Interstate 526 for 6 miles to end of the Interstate. At the end, turn right and follow the road towards Savannah Highway/US 17 South.
  • Continue on Savannah Highway/US 17 South for five miles, at the 5th traffic light, turn left onto Main Road. (Land mark - Burger King/BP Gas Station on the left).
  • Continue on Main Road for 15 miles. Main road will change names three times: Main to Bohicket Road, Bohicket Road turns into Betsy Kerrison Parkway. You will arrive at a roundabout. Stay in the left lane as you enter the roundabout and proceed 3/4 ways around then take the right on Kiawah Island Parkway.
  • Once on the island, you will pass through the security gate (left lane).
  • Villa Registration will be 2 miles past the front gate. Take the first right after Night Heron Park (Sea Forest Drive). You will turn right at East Beach Conference Center.
  • The Sanctuary will be 2 miles past the front gate. Take the second right after Night Heron Park (Sea Forest Drive).

Traveling Northbound from Florida

  • Follow Interstate 95 north into South Carolina; follow to exit 33 US Highway 17 North (Charleston/Beaufort) (DO NOT take exit 22 (Ridgeland); even though the sign reads US Highway 17. Continue on Interstate 95 North to exit 33
  • Follow US 17 North for 43 miles: US 17 North becomes Savannah Highway (This scenic, but rural two lane road configuration can be dangerous, watch your speed-as the posted speed limit on most stretches of the road is 50mph. Once you cross over the Edisto River, a four-lane, divided highway will begin.)
  • Turn Right at the intersection of Main Road and Savannah Highway (Landmark: Hess Gas/Burger King/BP)
  • Continue on this road for 15 miles. Main road will change names three times: Main to Bohicket Road, Bohicket Road turn into Betsy Kerrison Parkway. You will arrive at a roundabout. Stay in the left lane as you enter the roundabout and proceed 3/4 ways around then take the right on Kiawah Island Parkway.
  • Once on the island, you will pass through the security gate (left lane).
  • Villa Registration will be 2 miles past the front gate. Take the first right after Night Heron Park (Sea Forest Drive). You will turn right at East Beach Conference Center.
  • The Sanctuary will be 2 miles past the front gate. Take the second right after Night Heron Park (Sea Forest Drive).

Getting to Kiawah from Charleston International Airport

  • Start driving West on International Boulevard toward Air Cargo Lane
  • Merge onto I-526 W towards Savannah
  • Turn right onto Savannah Hwy/US-17S
  • Turn left onto Main Road - towards Kiawah and Seabrook Islands
  • Main Road becomes Bohicket Road
  • Bohicket Road becomes Betsy Kerrison Parkway
  • Enter next roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto Kiawah Island Parkway

Off-Island Transportation

We are pleased to offer Off-Island transportation assistance for guests.

For the Villa's and Private Home Concierge please call (843) 768-2790.

For the Sanctuary Concierge please call (843) 768-6251.

For all group transportation, please contact Todd Began, our Group Transportation Specialist at (843) 768-6039.