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The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

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Atlanta, Georgia
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We've stayed here a number of times. Although at the upper end of our price range, there are deals to be had here, especially during the off season. We found it is better to call the Sanctuary for reservations than do it online. Our mission for all hotels is to be able to see the ocean from our bed. As...

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Berkshires, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

5 Star Accommodations in a truly beautiful natural paradise. Concierge" Charlie" made our stay! His recommendations for dining, golf, nature walks and overall gracious southern hospitality made this a very special visit. The stunning views from the well-appointed and spacious suite made for a memorable 4 days. A lovely spa and top notch services added to the experience. From the...

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Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a little hiccup this time, because although we noted we might want to extend our stay when we made reservations and when we checked in, when we notified the front desk that we would definitely be staying another night, we were told we'd have to change rooms, as our room wasn't available! We told them that was not...

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Advance, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For longer stays we generally rent a home in Vanderhurst. However, for shorter stays you can't beat the Sanctuary. The pools, beach and amenities are fantastic. Hotel has a very luxurious feel. Service is great. Fitness center is awesome.

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk through the doors of this beautiful resort and you will wish it were your home. It is warm, welcoming, beautiful, and endearing. The public space is fantastic, and guest loving being in the grand living room of the foyer with its two fireplaces and lounge. Cocktails are delicious and snacks and food are excellent. The property is somewhat isolated...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled with our toddler and found most things to be very easy and the staff to be accommodating. A crib and a mini-fridge were in our room at our request. The rooms appeared to be fairly sound proof - we never heard anyone on any side of us. We had an ocean view room and the balcony wall was...

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Bluffton, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For my wife's birthday, I decided to try something else, since we are a Ritz Carlton fans, and what a great surprise. The Sanctuary is gorgeous, very clean, the staff very professional and the room was so great. We will go back for sure during the summer.

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Highlands, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did not stay on the property, but decided to splurge for breakfast. Property is beautiful and very well maintained. Breakfast on the porch overlooking the pool and the Atlantic Ocean was a treat. Breakfast was good and well presented. Wait staff was very attentive. Cost was pricey but that was expected.

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nc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for business meetings! Beautiful hotel! Food was great! Bar service was great! The beach is simply amazing! Very peaceful and relaxing. Lots of trails for walking! We ate at several of the restaurants on the island and every one of them were great!

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Georgia, USA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sanctuary on Kiawah is a magnificent property. I visited with my husband and toddler for a long weekend. From check-in to check-out the staff was very professional and quite helpful. The accommodations were immaculate, from our ocean view room to the common grounds. The view was simply amazing. We rented bikes at the hotel and rode all around Kiawah...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Near Charleston, SC, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is an oceanfront Five Star/ Five Diamond hotel and spa offering casual Southern grace, comfort and charm on one of the top eco-friendly island in the U.S. It features five golf courses including The Ocean Course, site of the 2012 PGA Championship. Tennis magazine ranks it as America's No. 3 tennis resorts and it has one of the top-ranked beaches in the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Address: 1 Sanctuary Beach Dr, Kiawah Island, SC 29455-5434
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Kiawah Island
Price Range: €460 - €799 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 255
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“The rooms are all great!; especially overlooking the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles blueskies1313, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on the 4th floor with a direct ocean view (vs a side view)”
 of 5 bubbles myangel_1014, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Alway check travel sites for best rates. Rack rate is extremely high.”
 of 5 bubbles Dreyfus01, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for high ocean view if you can afford it. Corner rooms are the best or the ones at the ocean end of the horseshoe.”
 of 5 bubbles Travelandenjoyliving, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Worth it to have an ocean front room. Waking up to that view is everything, plus, sunsets.”
 of 5 bubbles Meg0123, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
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