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The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

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1 Sanctuary Beach Drive, Kiawah Island, SC 29455
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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67 reviews 67 reviews
19 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was there for two nights on business. Had a lovely room with view of the beach. Facility was beautiful. Staff was very friendly. Lot of public spaces to relax. There was a yoga class going on on the beach which was very enticing but a bit too cold for me that day. I am told the resort has fantastic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The weather is problematic in early March when we visited, but we had wonderful weather. The Sanctuary provided every amenity that we sought: Elegance, fine dining, gorgeous beach, world class spa and the most attentive leisure and housekeeping staffs one could ask for. It was ideal for our purposes; none of the venues were overcrowded at the time, and the... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was recently there for a business conference. First off, the hotel grounds are beautiful, grand and inviting. Excellent food whether catered or room service. The staff is excellent. Helpful, accommodating, no request was too large or too small. I definitely felt taken care of. I had no time for the spa but enjoyed my stay so much there will... More 

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular establishment with the most outstanding genuine service! The restaurants especially the Atlantic Room were wonderful. Our balcony ocean front end room was worth the upgrade. The view can't be beat. We are already planning our next visit.

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Glen Rock, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel staff may be the friendliest, best trained in America. The golf courses are world famous. The pools are beautiful and well maintained. The food is superior. This is a "must - stay " resort. Great for a buddy golf trip if you want superior "everything" , great for a husband wife romantic getaway, great for a family with... More 

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New Jersey
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25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a nearby villa for 1 week. With a major snow storm forecasted in the path of our drive home, we decided to delay our departure by one day. The front desk was very accommodating- arranging for an early check in because we had to check out of the villa by mid-morning. My husband was able to play one... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Sanctuary is magical. It's beautiful, it's extraordinarily comfortable, the staff must have to pass a "nice test" in order to work there, the Spa is wonderful, and our meals were exceptional. Someone has done a lot to make sure that visits exceed all expectations. Can't wait to go back!

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Demotte, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed on Kiawah island, but not at this resort. However, we did go to the resort for dinner, drinks and a visit to the spa. Absolutely beautiful!! Would highly recommend, although a bit pricey but worth every penny. Kiawah in general is a beautiful island and I would love to return.

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Atlanta, GA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could not have picked a better place to celebrate our 40th anniversary! We did not mention it when we made our reservations, but when it was revealed when we checked in, that is when the fun began. First, gorgeous oceanfront room with sitting area, and spectacular spa like bathroom. Rose petal turndown first night, champagne in room second night.... More 

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Phillipburg
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14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night to play the ocean course beforer heading to Hilton head. The amenities and room were top notch. The staff polite and friendly. We are at the jasmine porch for dinner and breakfast, the dinners were very good and reasonably priced. In the morning, the grits and sausage gravy were to die for. The omelettes were... More 

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