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The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

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On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Indoor pool, 2 outdoor pools, pool cabanas (surcharge), pool umbrellas

Overview of The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

5-star property
5-star beachfront resort with golf course, near Kiawah Island Beach

9.4/10 Exceptional

109 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is £246
Price available on 5/2/2023
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1 Sanctuary Beach Drive, Kiawah Island, SC, 29455

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In East Beach

Getting around

  • Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.) - 61 min drive
  • Free local area shuttle

Restaurants

  • Tomasso - 19 min walk
  • The Atlantic Room at The Ocean Course - 14 min drive
  • The Ryder Cup Bar - 14 min drive
  • Cherrywood BBQ & Ale House - 15 min drive

About this property

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

At The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, you can spend time at the beach enjoying beach umbrellas, yoga and sunloungers. There's plenty of fun with the 2 outdoor pools and indoor pool, and guests in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in massages, facials and manicures and pedicures. The Ocean Room, one of 3 restaurants, offers ocean views and serves dinner. Other highlights at this luxurious resort include 3 bars/lounges, a golf course and a poolside bar.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 255 units
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM until 6:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Supervised childcare*
  • Children's club*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • On-site valet parking (USD 22.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)

Off-site

  • Free area shuttle

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) on weekday mornings 6:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop
  • 24-hour room service

Travelling with children

  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Free local shuttle
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

What to do

  • Golf privileges
  • On the beach
  • Tennis
  • Beach yoga
  • Ecotours

Working away

  • Business centre

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Bike hire
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Golf caddy on site
  • Golf cart on site
  • Golf clubs on site
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • Built in 2004
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Health club
  • 18 holes of golf
  • Golf driving range on site
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • An indoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf clubhouse on site
  • Golf pro shop on site
  • 15 outdoor tennis courts

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium satellite channels
  • Films for purchase

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dressing gowns
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, The Sanctuary Spa. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room. The spa is open selected days.

Dining

The Ocean Room – Overlooking the ocean, this steakhouse only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Jasmine Porch – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Open daily.
Loggerhead Grill – This poolside restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.
Beaches & Cream – This coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch and light fare. Open daily.
The Lobby Bar – This lobby lounge specialises in regional cuisine and overlooks the ocean. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is listed in the 2021 Travel + Leisure 500.
The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 29.00 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Children's club access is available for an extra charge

Parking

  • Valet parking costs USD 22.00 per night with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Kiawah Island Sanctuary
Sanctuary Hotel
Sanctuary Hotel Kiawah Island
Sanctuary Kiawah Island
Sanctuary Kiawah Island Resort
Sanctuary Resort
The Sanctuary At Kiawah Island
The Sanctuary At Kiawah Golf
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Resort
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort Resort
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort Kiawah Island
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort Resort Kiawah Island

Frequently asked questions

Does The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
As of 29 Jan 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort on 5 Feb 2023 start from £246, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools and an indoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - 6:00 AM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort and nearby?
Have fun with on-site activities such as beach yoga, and practise your swing at the golf course. Additional recreation on-site includes ecotours. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools. The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort also has 3 bars, an indoor pool and a health club, as well as spa services, a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort?
Yes, there are 3 on-site restaurants, featuring regional cuisine, ocean views and poolside dining. Nearby restaurants include The Atlantic Room at The Ocean Course (3.8 mi), The Ryder Cup Bar (3.8 mi) and Cherrywood BBQ & Ale House (3.9 mi).
Does The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep-soaking bath.
Does The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a furnished balcony.
What's the area around The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort like?
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is a short 2-minute walk from Kiawah Island Beach and 16 minutes' walk from Turtle Point Golf Course.

Reviews

9.4

Exceptional

9.8/10

Cleanliness

9.3/10

Staff & service

9.6/10

Amenities

9.6/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.6/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful
The beauty and ambiance at the Sanctuary combined with the natural beauty outside makes it the perfect place to truly relax.
1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Susan, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Michael, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Catherine, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Steven, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Ruhan, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful, tranquil and very helpful, accommodating staff.
Alycia, 7-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Shianne, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

KIAWAH ISLAND RESORT -Sunrise
Felicia, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Bad Decisions by management
It was great but they shut the pool down the first day due to rain and never opened it back up even when it stopped. the golf courses were open so it wasn't a safety issue. we were extremely disappointed over that. ruined our first day.
Diana, 2-night family trip
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