Author Archives: Mike Vegis

Kiawah Bobcats

For years our Naturalists have been sharing their sightings and stories of Kiawah Bobcats. In the past couple of years, one special Bobcat (2014 Bobcat 350,aka 2013 bobcat 700) has captured our hearts. Through her frequent traverses of Night Heron … Read More

We asked long-time Sanctuary concierge, Charlie Pickett, for his list of of the top 10 things not to miss when visiting Kiawah Island Golf Resort.  These are not in any particular order: Watch the sunset from the Ryder Cup Lounge

Red Knot

  While walking on Kiawah’s beach, 9 year old Olivia Davidson, her mom and grandmother came across the remains of a shorebird. Upon closer inspection, they could see that the bird was banded. They brought the bird into the Heron … Read More

Spring Bird Watching on Kiawah

  As winter wanes, birds around the globe begin to undertake one of the most spectacular feats in the natural world: the annual spring migration. This is the time to experience stunning spring bird watching here on Kiawah. Whether you choose to … Read More

Great August Meeting Deal

 Ready for a great August meeting deal?  Honored with both the coveted AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Star awards, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort offers an impressive setting for prestigious gatherings overlooking Kiawah’s pristine beach and championship … Read More

Last year, the most popular treatments at The Spa at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort were its skin-firming Natural Body Lift and a Natural Face Lift Facial. Now, the staff at the spa is about to take it up a notch … Read More

Kiawah Island Golf Resort today announced it is offering special meetings deals on accommodation rates through the end of March 2014.  Rates start at just $199 per room per night in The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, the resort’s … Read More

After nearly 10 years since The Sanctuary’s grand opening, the spa is undergoing a month-long renovation, getting a major face lift of its “wet” areas, i.e. the sauna, steam room and mineral pool in both the men’s and women’s locker … Read More

In addition to stripping and refurbishing the hardwood floors in the Sanctuary during our annual Sanctuary refurbishment, work on other parts of the hotel also went on.  Repairs and deep cleaning of individual guest rooms is taken care of during … Read More

Annual Hotel Renovation

While some hotels just use the slow season to do minor repair work, at The Sanctuary, we use a week early each year for our annual hotel renovation.  We close down for close to a full week each January, remove … Read More