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Address: Kiawah Island, SC
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Activities: Golfing, Viewing wildlife
Description: 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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Nice Beach

This was a great island and a beautiful beach. The day we went the flies were biting so that was bad but the ocean was warm and we had plenty of room to spread out. I liked that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Avoca, Iowa
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Avoca, Iowa
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was a great island and a beautiful beach. The day we went the flies were biting so that was bad but the ocean was warm and we had plenty of room to spread out. I liked that there was a shop close and real bathrooms and showers available.

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Oakton, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I grew up going to Kiawah with my family in the 80s/90s and then took a break from it until I returned twice in the past 4 years. Kiawah has a lot to offer, from wide, clean beaches to bicycle trails, excellent golf courses, tennis, pools, shopping and restaurants. Partnered with the beautiful nature found on the island, it is... More 

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Pennsylvania
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249 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

A peaceful island if you can get access to it. Visited family there with a vacation property and the beach and neighborhoods were very well kept. The beach is great early in the morning and late in the evening. The island is pretty quiet, so I assume most of the fun and excitement happens in the houses there, which are... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

First time here, and everything surpassed my lofty expectations. Simply excellent. Beautiful grounds, great restaurants and golf. Excellent beaches.

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Whiteville, North Carolina
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This vacation left nothing to the imagination. The grounds, the facility, the staff, everything was simply perfect.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Renting bikes for the week was an enjoyable way to get around the island. I liked the stroke of the day tennis clinics. We never went on the courts otherwise since court time was pricey and none was included in the cost of staying there.

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Maryland
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I live only 2 hours from the Atlantic beaches in Maryland and Delaware, so I have spent a lot of time enjoying them. But in the summer time, they get very crowded, noisy, littered and hard to navigate due to overflow of people and traffic. I try to visit those beaches in the late spring and early fall, when it's... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Do not rent this property. It is filthy and totally unkept. The dishes and silverware had not been washed and put back in cabinets. Balcony railings loose and unsafe, pool dirty and untreated. Mattresses antiques, furniture soiled. Towels were to be provided we received one towel, wash cloth and hand towel per bathroom. Air intakes could not be seen for... More 

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Mantua, New Jersey
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We just returned from our first visit, and it was a wonderful trip. I have two boys, 5 and 11. They LOVED walking to the beach in the morning to see what creatures & treasures were left from overnight. They also loved the baby alligators in the pond right behind our house, and the little lizards that are everywhere! A... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

While staying at the Charleston/Mount Pleasant KOA, my wife and I searched daily for places we could take our two furry kids to watch them run. As it turns out, Kiawah Beach is one of the only dog friendly beaches in the area. When we got there we were thrilled to see a gorgeous, intact coastal dune system despite all... More 

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Address: Kiawah Island, SC
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Kiawah Island

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