Sanctuary - Accolades
Photographer: Michael Cyra

Praise for The Sanctuary Hotel

Forbes 5 Star Preferred Hotels & Resort

Kiawah Island Golf Resort is one of the most decorated resorts in the country. In addition to the many golf, tennis and family awards, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island has been honored with the prestigious AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Stars rating. Visit Kiawah Island Golf Resort and find out why others have ranked it one of America's finest.

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

  • Forbes Five Stars
  • Five Diamond Award – American Automobile Association
  • Top Resort Hotels in America (#5) – Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report
  • Among Top 10 North American Resorts – Conde Nast Traveler
  • Gold List Award – Conde Nast Traveler
  • Top Continental US and Canada Hotels (#31) – Travel + Leisure

Kiawah Island Spa (at The Sanctuary)

  • Forbes Five Star Spa
  • Best Hotel Spas in America (#11)

Kiawah Island Dining

  • Best of Award of Excellence (Ocean Room) - Wine Spectator
  • Best Down Home Cookery (Jasmine Porch) - Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report
  • Restaurant of the Year (Ocean Room) - Charleston Post and Courier