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Find things to do in Charleston with Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Explore our Charleston Vacation Guide & Travel Tips

No stay at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort would be complete without a trip to beautiful and historic Charleston, South Carolina. Just 21 miles (45 minutes) away, Charleston offers something for everyone. Historically and culturally rich, Charleston offers a bundle of excitement everywhere you go. From the nationally recognized Spoleto Festival to touring the streets by carriage ride, take the time to discover Charleston’s hidden treasures. The past has never looked more beautiful. Take advantage of our Charleston vacations and travel tips to start planning your historical getaway.

Charleston, the historical nest of South Carolina

Find an incredible collection of exhibited objects at the Charleston Museum. The shops in the City Market will keep you interested with their featured local merchants displaying jewelery, paintings and local food and the South Carolina Aquarium will give you a fascinating outlook on sea life. Rest for the night in one of Charleston’s Historic Hotels and find accommodations only steps away from even more sights to see!

Recent Awards Bestowed Up Charleston, South Carolina

  • #1 Destination in the US and Canada ~ Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards!
  • #2 City in The World ~ Travel + Leisure Annual Reader's Poll
  • #2 The South's Best Foodie Cities for Groups ~ Convention South
  • 2014 Top Retirement Destination ~ Where to Retire
  • #2 Most Romantic City in America ~ Miss Travel
  • Broad Street named among America's Best Main Streets ~ Fodor's Travel Guide
  • #40 Top 40 Destinations for Tea Lovers ~ AFAR
  • 10 Honeymoon Spots in the U.S.A. ~ Martha Stewart Weddings