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The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

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Jensen Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the hotel is five star with the friendliest staff anywhere. The food is excellent with an enormous wine list. The beach setting is soooo relaxing. I've been there 15 times and look forward to my next visit.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent New Years weekend at the Sanctuary. As expected, it is a beautiful property from the lobby to the oversized rooms. We arrived at checkin time and our room was ready but there were lots of others that had to wait. We had a wonderful view of the ocean and the lawn as expected. Indoor pool was nice and it...

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atlanta, ga
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was only there for less than 24 hours for a wedding but cannot wait to go back. The venue was beautiful and the room was luxurious with an incredible ocean view. The wedding reception was beautiful and the food was incredible!

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Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found rooms to be large with nice bathrooms. However, many things are beginning to show their age (dirty carpet, broken bed frames, and dirty sitting chair). The property location is nice as it is right on the beach. Th resort definitely has a very corporate feel to it. During our stay the hotel was seemed to be understaffed. Our dining...

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1Thank Blueknight16
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been vacationing with family at Kiawah for over 38 years but this was the first stay at the Sanctuary. I have dined there before and enjoyed some of the amenities but never stayed as a guest. The rooms were lovely with small balconies overlooking the ocean. Plenty of pools and outdoor activities to accommodate after business travelers. The...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was at this hotel for a New Years eve party and it was beautiful. I walked around the hotel inside and out and wished I was staying there. When I got back home I checked out their prices and they seemed in line for the look of the hotel. Beautiful hotel and grounds. I did not stay there yet,...

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Chatham, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sanctuary is a first class experience all the way through – and I have to say that the name fits, which is a rare case of the marketing and the reality of the experience coming together. It’s one of those places where you receive service and value for the money, which is saying something given the pricing of this...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sanctuary is hands down the nicest hotel my husband and I have ever stayed at. The property is gorgeous inside and out. Our ocean view room was impeccable. The adult pool was so peaceful and had amazing ocean views. Great service, food, and drink. I wouldn't think twice about staying here again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed with New Years weekend at the Sanctuary. Place is lovely but the service was appalling. We had to wait 90 mins to get into our room on check in. The following day we returned to our room at 4.00pm only to find it had not yet been cleaned. We had difficulty getting through to housekeeping. We were told...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two of our party waited almost 3 hours past check in for their room to be ready. The Ocean Room was terrible. First, they over cooked one of our guests steak both times they tried. Service was slow & not good. Empty wine glasses- we had a magnum & empty water glasses. Food was not good. They comped our dinner....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Kiawah Island
Price Range: ₹ 17,612 - ₹ 50,174 (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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“Pay for ocean view. Ask for higher floor.”
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“Suspect most rooms are nice. Oceanside are a higher room rate.”
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“If driving, self-park your car. The lot is very convenient and right next to the hotel. And make dining reservations ahead of time.”
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“Request ocean view!”
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