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Kiawah Island

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Address: Kiawah Island, SC
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A major golf course, beautiful beaches and miles of conservation land make...

A major golf course, beautiful beaches and miles of conservation land make this private island a desirable attraction.

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Comedy Weekend Visit

Visited Kiawah Island last week in January for the 2nd Annual Comedy Weekend! Had a great stay in the Villas (Seascape). Of course, going this time of year is a different than... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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North Carolina
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54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Visited Kiawah Island last week in January for the 2nd Annual Comedy Weekend! Had a great stay in the Villas (Seascape). Of course, going this time of year is a different than the busy summer season, which was SO RELAXING! The island is absolutely gorgeous! It is like staying on a Naure Reserve, as someone stated below.... with that being... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pam Harrington Exclusives handled rental of villa; terrible service and no emergency number. Shower, tub, TV and DVD did not work; could not get help.

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Augusta, Georgia
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43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another world awaits just 40 minutes south of Charleston. Beautiful beaches, challenging golf, biking and running trails with incredible wildlife. Take your time - this place is worth it.

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Berlin, CT
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40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had been to Kiawah island 40 years ago when it first open and stayed at Kiawah Island Inn and it was beautiful but this past August 2015 we had the pleasure of returning to the most specular and relaxing experience of our live. The resort is pricey but worth every penny. The beach is 10 miles... More 

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79 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I was at Kiawah Island on a golf tour and was amazed at how many courses there were. Touring the Island itself was a big experience and the man-nature living was very therapeutic for me. The air was clean and Island shuttle was always on time. Very friendly staff with amazing stories to tell of the Island

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Thank Akin O
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225 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We visited to participate in the annual marathon. LOTS of people. The grounds are gorgeous yet friendly. Everything is expensive, but worth it.

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Thank Klb333
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Fall was a great time to visit Kiawah. Weather was great, and the island was laid back. Dining seating was easy to get, and the biking was fantastic and the beaches were beautiful and peaceful. Love this vacation spot.

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India
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117 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

It is worth visiting this natural beauty. If you are a nature lover this is the place to visit. The area is forested and lots of wild life birds and crocks. If you are golf lover plenty of golf courses. You can also enjoy biking and sea beaches.

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Saint Albans, Vermont
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96 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

Kiawah offers a variety of family experiences but my favorite are the kayak tours off Mingo Point. Check out dolphins frolicking, Ospreys hunting, birds galore and a surprise or two on every trip. Stop on one of the preserves shores and learn more about the ecology and nature highlights of this diverse area. The guides know their stuff and make... More 

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Timonium, Maryland
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155 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Great bike trails to ride all over the island and onto the next. Island is very flat with abundant wildlife. It is also very quiet and peaceful and lots of golf.

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