Author Archives: Mike Vegis

Recently, I received a phone call from a family who was currently on Kiawah Island, enjoying their time on the beach but looking for a new experience while vacationing. The Wolf family remembered reading a blurb on a website about … Read More

The Ocean Room at The Sanctuary has received its continued accomplishment as ‘Best of Award of Excellence’ in the 2013 Restaurant Awards by Wine Spectator. Collectively, about 3,800 restaurants have received one of the three awards by Wine Spectator in … Read More

On Wednesday, July 17th The Ocean Room proudly hosted a spontaneous Wine Dinner featuring beautiful wine from Staglin Family Vineyard. Here are the following steps in throwing a great wine dinner on the fly! Step 1: Location, location, location.

We are pleased to announce that Jason Rheinwald has advanced from Sous Chef to become the Chef de Cuisine for The Ocean Room at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.   Chef Rheinwald looks to build on the culinary excellence … Read More

OspreyHD, the video company trusted by Kiawah Island Golf Resort, was on the resort over the past two days on a photo shoot/video shoot, using a remote-controlled helicopter, for an updating of our in-room/in-villa video.  Shots were taken at The … Read More

The Naturally Kiawah Garden, a joint project with Kiawah Island Golf Resort and Kiawah Conservancy, was recently completed in Night Heron Park. The garden is designed to showcase native plants and plants that respond well to the diverse conditions of Kiawah Island’s environs.

On Thursday, June 20th Jasmine Porch celebrated the first official day of summer…. just a day early as they set out on a full Pig Roast. Nothing says summer days like barbecuing, and why not a whole hog!

The Red, White and Blue

Beach days, fireworks, Uncle Joe’s old stories, Grandma Betty’s macaroni salad and the best Red, White & Blue threads money can buy! Oh yeah, it’s the 4th of July.   Whether you are celebrating at home this 4th or on … Read More

Experience three days of great cars in a beautiful setting at the re-tooled Kiawah Island Motoring Retreat. From Friday, November 15 to Sunday, November 17, the event will showcase some of the finest vehicles on the East Coast, and beyond. … Read More

Check out the great special event weekends scheduled for fall 2013 and winter 2014! Earl Klugh Weekend of Jazz A Weekend of Incredible Jazz! November 7 – 9, 2013 A one-of-a-kind musical and lifestyle experience with the very best musical … Read More