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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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Great Family Beach Resort

We stayed in an oceanfront Windswept condo that was well appointed with beautiful views. The family kayak tour at the nature center on Kiawah was two hours in length and super fun... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Marie W
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Aldie, Virginia
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Aldie, Virginia
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in an oceanfront Windswept condo that was well appointed with beautiful views. The family kayak tour at the nature center on Kiawah was two hours in length and super fun for our entire family. Our kayak guide was Brogan and he was great with the kids and very knowledgeable. The highlight was seeing the numerous dolphins swimming so... More 

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Castro Valley, California
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow! Stayed in a beautiful home here. Right on the beach. The sand was fine, white and soft. Gentle surf. The coast allows for one to be quite far out in the water and still be hip depth. Swimming, walking and biking. BBQ on the deck enjoying balmy evenings. Wonderful.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The wide expansive beautiful beaches can't be beat. Lovely restaurants, hotels, miles of bike trails, fabulous golfing and don't forget tennis at the Roy Barth Tennis Center. Our family will be back.

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Kiawah Island, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been going to Kiawah for 8 years. Tired of searching for a new place to go on vacations and being disappointed 50% of the time in the high end resorts, we landed on Kiawah. What is great is the natural beauty that is kept in check--from the care of and interest in wildlife (bobcats, turtles, one of only... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is amazing and we've really enjoyed our stay. Spent a week on the Island. However, our last night we had an amazingly rude interaction with one of the community gate guards. We had entered just an hour earlier. Attempted to drive through again for a quick look at potential property, was stopped, and treated like criminals. Ended out... More 

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been coming to kiawah since the 70's and have loved every trip. This time my wife and I want to relax after a very stressful summer and even with a little rain is was still a tremendous vacation.

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Dawsonville, GA
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147 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like snobbery and golf, this venue is for you. Sure, the Ocean is amazing, but no need to pay the incredibly exorbitant freight at this place, it's NOT worth it at all! The aging units are falling apart. The pool near the unit we visited was very poorly maintained (we've owned a gunite pool for ~two decades) -... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
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58 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed with our kids in a 2 bedroom condo and primarily went for the tennis. Great spot but can get hot in the summer. It is very family oriented and offers tasty ding options.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in a 2bed 2 bath cottage which was a small walk to the beach. Enjoyed riding bikes around the island. Ice cream at the Straw Market and sailing out of Johns Island Marina. So many activities b so many ways to relax as well.

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Bristol, Tn
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were here for a conference. We don't golf or play tennis so didn't experience the resort specialties. The restaurants are overpriced. The beach accesses are not well marked for newcomers and some of the nature sights such as wildlife viewing platforms are in private neighborhoods with no parking. The location is beautiful with lots of wildlife... More 

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