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The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Absolutely loved pretty much everything about this hotel from breakfast to the in room toiletries. The hotel itself is gorgeous and fun to roam around in with gift shops everywhere. The rooms were huge and generally seemed to offer an ocean view. The pool was very nice with options from infant to older adults. Beach was fantastic with very smooth,...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ordinarily this hotel is out of our price range, but we stayed there for two nights in mid-November. I would compare it to a Four Seasons or Ritz-Carlton; however, at the Sanctuary service is delivered in the spirit of southern hospitality, so it's a little less formal and more friendly (but still polished and professional). We were even able to...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a fabulous hotel all around. The service is beyond the best we've ever experienced (and we'd just come from 2 nights at a 5 star in Charleston). If you have a question about where the pool is for example, you're escorted there so as not to get lost. Gorgeously laid out with indoor and outdoor pool, hot tubs, and...

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Waynesboro, Virginia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a wonderful place! First class all the way. Rooms are roomy & comfortable. Staff always friendly and helpful. Enjoyed meals at the Jasmine Porch as well as the Town Market Center. You couldn't ask for a more beautiful beach. Plenty of lounging room at pool or beach. Be sure to rent bikes (available at hotel) and enjoy the bike...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were at The Sanctuary over Thanksgiving weekend. It is a beautiful resort that has the feel of a Ritz-Carlton. Thanksgiving is a great time to be there, since we were able to see them decorate the entire hotel--inside and out--the day after Thanksgiving and also attend the party they put on when the huge tree in the lobby is...

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely place and lovely visit. We booked for a quiet mid-week. Our rooms were 'upgraded' due to the celebratory nature of our visit. The staff is very helpful. We enjoyed our spa experience and then enjoyed a bicycle ride on the wide hard-packed beach. The Jasmine Porch was very quiet, yet the service was impeccable and the meals were excellent....

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Sunset Beach, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most relaxing vacation! The staff is attentive and the views are superb. It is a fabulous place to get away and there is an abundance of activities to do. We were able to play golf on beautiful courses and bike along wooded trails or we could lounge by the pool or enjoy the ocean.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this reservation under AMEX FHR program. We came just after 4 pm and they told us our room would be available in 15 minutes and to please wait in the lobby. No complementary drinks nor shown to seats. The lobby was so packed due to the entertainment there we didn't get seats for over 40 minutes. Standing and...

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Bill L, General Manager at The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, responded to this review

Dear Matthew S, Thank you for your sharing your feedback on your recent stay with us in November at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. I'm very sorry that you experienced delays in your check in and arrival process. On that particular afternoon we had our Annual Tree Lighting which would explain the busy lobby. I always welcome valid...

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ultimate in luxury and attentiveness! Beautiful facilities, ultimate service, magnificent views--all are just the beginning of the experience at the Sanctuary. Always a wonderful time at this beautiful hotel!!!!

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Sanctuary last week and the place is beautiful. The service was perfect and what you would expect from a nice property. I would highly recommend the restaurants on property. I was there for a meeting and every meal was perfect and that is not the norm. The spa is expensive but the services are good.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Near Charleston, SC, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is an oceanfront Five Star/ Five Diamond hotel and spa offering casual Southern grace, comfort and charm on one of the top eco-friendly island in the U.S. It features five golf courses including The Ocean Course, site of the 2012 PGA Championship. Tennis magazine ranks it as America's No. 3 tennis resorts and it has one of the top-ranked beaches in the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Address: 1 Sanctuary Beach Dr, Kiawah Island, SC 29455-5434
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Kiawah Island
Price Range: $270 - $675 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 255
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“In our dune view room, we could see the ocean from the patio.”
 of 5 bubbles profmartin, 2 days ago | Read review
“Got an ocean / pool facing room - definitely request it's worth it”
 of 5 bubbles kwg2378, 2 days ago | Read review
“Pool & Beach View rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles 758ellaf, 2 days ago | Read review
“Get a room overlooking the ocean and the beautiful green lawn in the center of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidT282, 5 days ago | Read review
“Get a room facing the ocean - the balcony is much nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles 446bh, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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