Author Archives: Mike Vegis

As guests walk about the expansive halls of The Sanctuary Hotel, they will notice the nostalgia of a century old mansion within a twelve year old building. Whether it’s the grand stair cases, the chandeliers, the countless paintings and artifacts, … Read More

Andrew Harper, the premier luxury travel publication provides the intelligence and tools for discerning luxury travelers to get the most out of their vacations. Recently, they listed the top 10 Kid-Friendly Luxury Hotels and what make them stand out.  They said: … Read More

Jonet Wooten pens a great blog entitled “Fabulously Chic Over 50.”  She recently visited The Sanctuary and wrote a number of blogs about her Kiawah Island experience including their trip to The Ocean Room, one of only five Forbes Four … Read More

Top 10 Beaches in America

Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach on the Outer Banks of North Carolina made it to the annual list of top 10 beaches in America as chosen by “Dr. Beach”: Florida International University professor Stephen Leatherman. Beachwalker Park on Kiawah Island also squeaked … Read More

Beauty beyond skin deep

Beauty beyond skin deep can be found at The Spa at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort using its NūFACE Trinity devices. Upon leaving a spa, guests don’t want to just feel good. They want to look good as well. The … Read More

May is National BBQ Month and South Carolina is known as the “Birthplace of Barbecue.” This long tradition of slow-and-low-cooked pork has deep roots here, so much so that the state’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism initiated the “SC … Read More

Kiawah Turns 40

On May 3, 2016, Kiawah turned 40.  The Charleston Post and Courier commorated the event with this article appearing on the cover of the Business Section on May 8th written by John McDermott (http://www.postandcourier.com/20160508/160509570/lordy-lordy-look-whos-40-kiawah-island-golf-resort-): Kiawah Island Golf Resort turned the … Read More

Kiawah Family Fun

On a recent visit to Kiawah Island Golf Resort, writer Robin Hutson of the blog “Luxe Recess” which bills itself as a blog “For Parents Who Like Really Nice Hotels,” started her review of The Sanctuary, entitled “Kiawah Family Fun” this … Read More

The Culture Trip blog named Kiawah Island as one of the best beaches in Charleston, SC.  See link to blog below: http://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/south-carolina/articles/the-best-beaches-in-charleston-sc/?utm_source=emails&utm_medium=featured&utm_campaign=300715charlestonbeaches Here’s our review! Kiawah Island Kiawah is one of the best barrier islands in the country. Its sheer … Read More

Forty years ago today (May 3, 1976), the Kiawah Island Resort opened for the first time.  The resort featured the Kiawah Island Inn with its two swimming pools, two restaurants and a bar.  The Charleston Gallery was the more formal … Read More