Category Archives: Accommodations

  In its latest “Readers’ Choice Poll,” the prestigious Conde Nast Traveler magazine  named Kiawah Island as the No. 1 island in North America and the No. 2 island in the world, behind only Palawan, Philippines.  The same poll named nearby … Read More

What makes for a unique team-building experience or corporate conferences? Your team is the simplest answer. Your culture, professional values, leadership style and desired outcome determine what kind of events will best suit your organization. When planning the team-building portion … Read More

Kiawah Island Golf Resort is proud to welcome recent graduates of St John’s High School of Johns Island, SC into the Kiawah family!

The LePore family won the 2013 “Know the Kiawah Feeling” e-club sweepstakes and recently took advantage of a free trip to the resort.  Hear about their experience! This year, there will be four chances to win a two night/three day … Read More

  Since opening nearly 10 years ago, The Sanctuary and, in turn Kiawah Island Golf Resort, has garnered numerous awards and recognitions.  As part of our weekly Flash-Back-Friday weekly posting leading up to our 10-year anniversary, here are just a few: … Read More

Just a few weeks away from the 10th anniversary of the opening of The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.  This week, aerial shots of The Sanctuary under construction. For months and months, dump truck came onto Kiawah Island, bringing … Read More

Smart Meetings magazine, a meeting and conference magazine published for corporate and association meeting and business professionals, has awarded Kiawah Island Golf Resort their 2014 Smart Stars Award for best coastal hotel.

  Future hotel guests continued to eagerly wait for The Sanctuary grand opening. Their excitement continued to rise as the nation’s travel media had already acclaimed the luxurious, one-of-a-kind hotel.  Before The Sanctuary grand opening, it was already named “Best New Resort” … Read More

Eleven years ago The Sanctuary at Kiawah at Kiawah Island Golf Resort held a very unique event—The Topping Out Ceremony. “Topping Out” is a 1,300 year-old custom that originated in Scandinavia to celebrate the completion of a structure and to appease … Read More

Originally the land where The Sanctuary is located was only six feet above sea level, which is as low as the current hotel parking lot. In order to have better ocean views and to be safer in the instance of storm … Read More