The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island

Kiawah Island, South Carolina, United States

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island

1 Sanctuary Beach Drive,
Kiawah Island, South Carolina, United States

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Setting: Golf,
Preferred Platinum

Classic Luxury

Activities & Dining:
Golfing, Tennis, Spa, Gym, Fishing, For Kids, Swimming

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The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort - America's newest and most luxurious resort. Located along the pristine shores of Kiawah Island, South Carolina, this exquisitely designed luxurious hotel, just thirty minutes from downtown Charleston, captures the spirit, history, and charm of southern hospitality. The island is a hidden secret and serves as one of America's most beautiful natural environments. The Sanctuary, a new ultra-luxurious hotel and spa, serenely captures the natural beauty of Kiawah Island.

With its 255 gracious guestrooms and suites, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is the finest oceanfront hotel built on the East Coast in the past 20 years. Each spacious room features luxurious five fixture baths, large marble showers, dual vanities, private water closets, shuttered bathroom windows and ocean view balconies. A private concierge level offers the most exclusive, personalized services and private elevator access, while the concierge club features exquisite food presentations throughout the day.

Fine Dining and Catering at its Best. The Ocean Room at The Sanctuary features coastal cuisine at the Atlantic. It has a private wine room and spectacular ocean views.  Award winning chefs also provide ideal catering services for your next business meeting or wedding affair. Other dining facilities include Jasmine Porch, featuring walls of authentic Charleston brick and windows that overlook the ocean, evoking remembrance of things past. Fresh native ingredients and traditional Lowcountry favorites served with warmth and cheer create an ultimately relaxing and casual dining experience. Dine on the terrace and breathe in the ocean air while enjoying fresh local catch and Chef's specialties. Named "Best Down Home Cookery" by Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report. The Sanctuary's ice cream shop serves a wide selection of old fashioned ice cream flavors. Located only a few yards away from Kiawah's pristine beach, the Loggerhead Grill serves classic American favorites along with icy concoctions made from fresh fruits and juices. In addition, families and adults can enjoy two oceanfront pools, with music and poolside & beachside service.

Completing the vacation experience, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort includes a unique nature-based luxury spa to soothe the mind, body and soul. With 12 treatment rooms for massage, facials and wraps, as well as a sauna, steam room and whirlpool, the hotel's spa is destined to become one of the most esteemed in the country. An indoor pool with ocean view terrace and Jacuzzi complement the spa, along with a beauty salon, and a fitness center with the latest cardiovascular and resistance training equipment.

Kiawah Island is a golfer's paradise with five competitively designed master golf courses. In fact, Kiawah Island Golf Resort is the only resort in the country that has three courses ranked on Golf Digest's list of "America's Top 75 Resort Courses," and Conde Nast Traveler recently listed the Resort among the top "50 Golf Resorts Worldwide."
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort has the ability to service group bookings of up to 400 people.

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is the crowning jewel to a special resort island, already recognized for its world-class golf and natural beauty. The experience will be unparalleled.

Condé Nast Traveler 2008 Readers' Choice Survey, readers have voted The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort as the # 3 resort in North America.Charleston, South Carolina as the #2 best city to visit in North America, surpassing New York City. Kiawah Island as the #2 island in North America.

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  • Babysitting/Child Services
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Business Center
  • Concierge Desk
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Health Club
  • Modem Lines in Room
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Safe
  • Turndown Service
  • Wake-up Service
  • Concierge
  • Express Checkout
  • No Smoking Rooms/Facilities
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Fitness Center or Spa
  • Television with Cable
  • Pool
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Lounge
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Beach
  • High speed internet access
  • Jacuzzi
  • Internet Access

Virtuoso Rate Includes:

• Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
• Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
• Welcome amenity: sparkling wine 
• $100 Resort Credit utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
• Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
• Complimentary Wi-Fi

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• Daily breakfast for two for duration of the stay 
• $100 USD Resort Credit to be used during stay
• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• Room Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
• Priority Check in and Check out, subject to availability

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