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Recent Kiawah Island property reviews

  • Wonderful Cottage!

    "We just got back from a week long stay at this great cottage! Our family of four fit perfectly in this newly remodeled and super cute cottage. If you are going to stay in a Greenslake Cottage -- we think this is definitely the best location. There is a little secret path that you can walk or bike to the pool and allows easy beach access. No more than a 7 minute walk to a gorgeous spot on the beach! The cottage has a front and back yard for kids to play -- and a beautiful lagoon view with lots of wildlife. The cottage is fully stocked and has everything you will need for a wonderful island getaway! Highly recommend this spot!"
    Guest: Heather Date of Stay: August 2011 Review Submitted: August 22, 2011
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  • Family Gathering

    "The house was beautiful, location perfect, and looking out onto the ocean from the deck every morning was a beautiful way to start the day. We were a bit concerned that the house might be too small for 10 people but we felt we each had enough space. The great room area was a prime gathering spot. What sets this apart from some beach locations is the vegetation that grows between the beach and the houses. It holds birds and wildlife. Each morning we were greeted by birdsongs and had wildlife sightings in the evenings."
    Guest: Maija et al. Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: May 16, 2014
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  • Really Nice!

    "The house is tastefully decorated and spacious. The location is perfect. The pool is just up the street and we usually had it to ourselves. We rode bikes to the beach, but it is walkable. We cooked all our meals at the house and the kitchen had everything we needed."
    Guest: Nancy M. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 26, 2014
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  • Amazing House, Beautiful Island, Perfect Week

    "My girlfriend and I flew down to Charleston, South Carolina recently, rented a car, and headed to Kiawah Island.A quick drive brought us to the gated community that we fell in love with over the next several days. First, we had to pick up our keys from the front desk; however, this was no ordinary front desk. The doorman opened the door and escorted us inside. We were given packets (very helpful) filled with activities around the island, good food spots, and a map of Kiawah. Anything we need, they said, just call. Kind, generous, oozing with southern hospitality. The cottage was gorgeous. Straight out of a Pottery Barn magazine, every detail was perfect. Plenty of seating, great kitchen (we loaded up with groceries from the on-island grocery store a mile down the road), beautiful furniture, the most comfortable bed I have ever slept on, ample linens, towels, toiletries, you name it - it was there and there was a lot of it. We did not go without. And any questions we had, we picked up the phone, pressed the "Front Desk" button and questions were answered. They even have a complimentary shuttle service that will take you anywhere on the island whenever you want. There is a button for that, as well. Luxury Living, I tell you. We did not suffer while in this lovely home. Grill on the porch we used several times to cook some ribeyes, tuna steaks, and BBQ chicken. When we weren't at the house, we were walking to the beach which is about a 5 minute walk, door-to-sand. Or we were at the pool with a pool-side bar and restaurant - complimentary towel-service there as well. This house is in the perfect location. Aside from the cottage, we took full advantage of the island whenever possible. Tennis lessons, beach trips, pool trips, biking the island (bike paths weave throughout the island), kayaking the Kiawah River (with the dolphins playing less than 10 feet away), spotting alligators (from a distance), and being pampered at the nearby Sanctuary spa. If you want luxury and comfort coupled with adventure, this is your next destination. Very happy to write this review and hope it conveys even half of the satisfaction that we have after staying here. Amazing house, beautiful island, perfect week."
    Guest: beachedbum Date of Stay: August 2013 Review Submitted: September 10, 2013
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Kiawah Island Travel Tips

About 21 miles from exciting Charleston is the lovely oasis of Kiawah Island, known for its natural beauty and welcoming hospitality. It's a wonderful spot for a romantic getaway for two or a fun-filled adventure for the whole family.

Golf lovers will find five championship courses on the island, so there's plenty of opportunities to practice your swing and challenge others to a friendly game.

Kiawah Island is also known for its pristine 10 miles of beaches that will make you want to spend as much time as possible soaking up the sun and relaxing in the surf. Whether you're ready for some high-energy fun while frolicking in the waves or looking for some peace and quiet as you catch up on your reading, there's plenty of beach for everyone to enjoy. The Travel Channel has honored the island as one of the "Top 10 Beaches for Families," while national Geographic Traveler called the island the "Second Most Romantic Beach in America." The rest of the natural scenery is a treat as well, including the maritime forests and marshes where you might catch a glimpse of a turtle, seabird or whitetail deer.

There's also plenty to experience indoors with a variety of dining options to suit all tastes and lovely shops lining the streets where you can enjoy some retail therapy picking out the perfect souvenirs.

Things to Do

- Heron Park Nature Center: Nature is abundant on Kiawah Island and a great place to experience it is at the Heron Park Nature Center. Take yourself on a tour down the miles of trails or set out on a kayak journey through the waters. You're bound to see not only lovely foliage but many animals that call this place home. You can also make reservations for a guided tour like a bird walk, an alligator walk, a butterfly walk and more. Unplug and leave the phone and computers for while to reconnect with nature!

- The Sanctuary Spa: A vacation is the ideal time to really let yourself relax and unwind. What better place to do so than a spa? Give yourself to the ultimate treat to rejuvenate your body and mind. Ease tired, aching muscles with a hot stone, classic or deep tissue massage, or pamper your skin with a facial or body treatment. You can even make an afternoon or day of it with spa medleys that include various different treatments to calm you from head to toe.

- Kiawah Beachwalker Park: The beaches are a must-see on Kiawah Island and Kiawah Beachwalker Park is a great option. You'll find it on the west end of the island, giving you with amazing ocean fronts as well as river views. The park is open year-round and provides picnic areas with grills where you can cook up a delicious meal, and depending on the season, the beach features lifeguards for your safety as well as a snack bar and outdoor showers so you don't have to wander around town full of sand. When the weather is warm, take advantage and jump into the water for a refreshing swim,enjoy a game of frisbee or get creative and building the most interesting sandcastle you can think of.

- Kiawah Island Ocean Course: Ranked the No. 4 public golf course in the U.S. and 25th of the 100 greatest U.S. golf courses by Golf Digest, Kiawah Island Ocean Golf Course is perfect for any golf enthusiast. The course hosted the 2012 PGA Championship, was designed by Pete Dye and spans 2.5 miles of ocean front. The Ocean Course is located in the eastern-most end of the island and all 18 holes offer panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean. It's easy to enjoy the beautiful sights as you play.

Dining on Kiawah Island

- Southern Kitchen: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and you'll find a delicious and hearty one at Southern Kitchen. This eatery serves up classic country dishes like biscuits and gravy, chicken and waffles, omelets and a variety of pancakes. There are also lighter options like steel cut oatmeal and smoothies. Top it off with bottomless mimosas or bloody marys to really start the day off right.

- Jasmine Porch Restaurant: This dining establishment was named best down home cookery by Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report, and it's outfitted with Charleston brick and oak-plank floors. Seafood is a highlight here as well as the organic local produce, all of which can be enjoyed under the backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean. Chef Ryley McGillis works with local farmers to specially tailor the menus according to the seasons. Try the excellent shrimp and grits or crab bisque. Jasmine Porch also offers a signature brunch that can be enjoyed with mimosas.

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