Author Archives: Mike Vegis

When it comes to rest, relaxation, and getting away from it all, our goal is for you to experience the very best vacation for the very best of value. As a guest at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, you’ll receive exclusive … Read More

Dr. Beach – Professor Stephen Leatherman at Florida International University – has posted his annual list of America’s top 10 beaches. The list is based on his evaluation of 50 factors, including cleanliness, safety and amenities.  .  Kiawah Island’s Beachwalker … Read More

Kiawah Island Golf Resort has been awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.  This prestigious award recognizes businesses that consistently earn top ratings from TripAdvisor travelers.  They informed Kiawah Island Golf Resort that it won this award this morning.

Kiawah received the ranking of the #2 Tennis Resort in the World by www.tennisresortsonline.com for 2014.  The rankings come out each May 1 listing the top 75 tennis resorts in the world.  Even though Kiawah was edged out of the … Read More

Kiawah Island has long been known as a birding hotspot but since 2009 it has also been a hot spot for birding research.  For the past 4 years, Town Biologist, Aaron Given has been conducting bird research on Kiawah.  His … Read More

As the days get longer and the mercury rises, so do the temperatures in the Kiawah River and the surf zone. Soon the cool 60 degree spring water temperatures will rise to the 80 degree summer water temperatures. Warmer waters … Read More

According to Shape Magazine, South Carolina’s Kiawah Island took fourth behind Maui, Kauai, and the Maldives in Conde Nast Traveler’s “Top 25 Islands in the World” reader’s poll. And the Kiawah Island Golf Resort Marathon and Half Marathon puts the island’s … Read More

Kiawah Island Golf Resort has won the Gold Award from Smart Meetings magazine. Geared to the meetings and conference industry, their readers have voted and named Kiawah Island Golf Resort as the Gold Medal winner for Best Coastal Resort in their annual Smart … Read More

While many people know of the great meeting spaces at The Sanctuary, here are some great meeting/reception/wedding spaces on other areas of the resort: The Ocean Course Clubhouse Kiawah’s renowned Ocean Course graces one of the most extraordinarily beautiful parcels … Read More

Dr Simon Hudson is an Endowed Chair in Tourism and Hospitality at the University of South Carolina.  He recently wrote an article for “Hotel Executive” magazine on “Converting Hotel Guests into Apostles.”  He closed the article with this paragraph about … Read More