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Kiawah Island Resort Vacation Rentals

Kiawah Island, South Carolina, is nowadays one of the most renowned vacation resorts in the southern part of the U.S. It offers many attractions and a wide range of activities, from which the favorite here are tennis and golf. Lodging is great in the entire area and the vacation rentals (beach houses, villas, condos, apartments, cabins and cottages) have excellent amenities, making you stay very enjoyable. Spanish moss in the trees, green, surrounding vegetation, Southern warmth, mild breezes, blue skies, moving, scarlet sunrises - Kiawah Island, South Carolina, welcomes the senses. Wherever you turn, you may witness wildlife protected by the town: gray foxes, white tailed deer, American alligators, bobcats, loggerhead turtles, diamondback terrapins, piping plovers, bottle-nosed dolphins, and, sometimes, beached seals and whales. Marine Mammal Stranding Network has professionals who work to prevent this terrible phenomenon. Nature tours guide you by a variety of vehicles: canoe, kayak, bicycle, or simply on foot. Heron Park Nature Center informs and educates, with tours and exhibits. Children between the ages of three and eleven can go to Kamp Kiawah to learn about wildlife and have fun with theme days, such as Pirate Escapades and Sand Sculpting. Twenty-one acre Night Heron Park has basketball courts, soccer fields, swimming pools, bicycle rentals. Symphony concerts, family cookouts, beach parties bring together all for a good time. While golf and tennis are more than likely your reason for Kiawah Island, South Carolina, as a destination, The Sanctuary is world-renowned as well. There is not one single scintilla of your body, which does not get pampered better than royalty. If you dream of a Mint Julep facial, a Black Berry Anti-Oxidant Peel, a desired wax, a Carolina Cloud Nine facial treatment, a Southern Cafe Latte espresso mud body scrub, a Blissfully Unaware massage, a Spa French pedicure; if you dream about private yoga and trainer, highlights and shampoo, Wedding Day hair styling and makeup, then your dreams come into fruition at The Sanctuary. The Sanctuary also includes the Gentleman's Rescue Facial, a Post-Round Massage, and more. Summer events embrace Kiawah Island with palpable energy. Kiawah Karnival Night invites all to carnival games, music, magic, inflatable slides, rock climbing walls, and hamburgers, hotdogs, kettle corn, and more. The 4th of July parades light up the streets and nights with floats and fireworks. Festival in the Park celebrates Independence Day with arts and crafts shows, air slide, carnival booths and more. Sand Sculpting Contests see who can out best each other on the ten miles of beach. Ice cream socials are regular, to chat and cool off in the muggy summer. During winter time come Halloween parades, Oktoberfest, Symphony at the Sanctuary, A Taste of Kiawah, masquerade balls, World Series parties, tree lighting ceremonies, Christmas Stories and Tea with Mrs. Santa Claus, New Year's Eve Count Down and Fireworks, and Superbowl Sunday parties. One of the most important events is your wedding. Kiawah Island is romance realized. What you need and where you need to be is taken care of on island. It can be stressful, which is exactly what The Sanctuary, The Kiawah Island Golf Resort, and beaches, sun, and sky, try to alleviate. You may never forget your wedding, but you'll never forget how remarkable it was on Kiawah Island. Upscale, downscale - shopping and restaurants cater to all walks of life. Find quaint shops at the Freshfields Village. Lodging is great there and the vacation rentals like beach houses, villas, condos, apartments, cabins and cottages are built close to the main shopping areas. Venders at the Farmers Market sell just about everything, from locally grown fruit to artisans' crafts and fashion.

Homes, Houses, Conods & Villas for Rent in Kiawah Island, SC

Twenty miles from Charleston, Kiawah Island, South Carolina, rests on the Atlantic, waiting for visitors with excellent golf and tennis resorts. The Sanctuary and The Kiawah Island Golf Resort have the latest in golf and tennis accessories, mens and women's fashions, gifts, children's toys and games, dishware, and more. Jackets are required at the exclusive Ocean Room; Southern-style brunch at the Jasmine Porch is accompanied by live jazz; the famous Ocean Course's Atlantic Bar has a casual yet elegant affair; Mingo Point Oyster Roast and BBQ gives you a little taste of Southern tradition; and your groceries can be delivered right to your door, so you won't have to break the serenity in your vacation on Kiawah Island, South Carolina. For more salty souls, Chez Fish, Rosebank Farms Cafe, Turtle Point Sports Bar and Grill, Shrimpers (located on the boardwalk), and the Market at Town Center carry on a variety foods and beverages. If you haven't heard of this ten mile wide, unsullied island, then it is imperative you know why this place lives up to those dreams: AAA rated The Sanctuary a 5 Diamond resort; Conde Nast rated it among the top 10 in North America; T+L Golf Magazine rated The Kiawah Island Golf Resort #1 US Golf Resort; Conde Nast rated it #14 among the top 75 Resorts in the world; Golf Digest rated The Kiawah Island Golf Resort #1 in South Carolina; Golf Magazine rated the Ocean Course #3 out of a 100 "You Can Play"; Golfing Digest rated the Ocean Course 5 Stars. The Ocean Course has hosted the 1991 Ryder Cup, 1997 and 2003 World Cups, and 2001 UBS Warburg Cup. In the future, it will host the Senior PGA Championships. You may have seen the golf course in the movie, "The Legend of Bagger Vance". That's just golf. Tennis Resort Online rated the Kiawah Island Tennis #1 Tennis Resort in the world and Tennis Magazine rated it #2 Tennis Resort in the US. Of course, being a premiere vacation resort, lodging is great on the island and there can be found a plenty of vacation rentals like beach houses, luxury villas, condos, apartments, cabins and cottages.

Vacation Rental Beach Accommodations

After you have found lodging into one of the many vacation rentals such as beach houses, villas, condos, apartments, cabins and cottages you can focus on the attractions and activities that this vacation resort has to offer. Fishing, sailing, sunbathing, swimming, sand castle building, jet-skiing, waterskiing, cycling, kayaking, walking through the forests, the list of interests is extensive on this resort island. Of course, golf is prime. Five major courses are meticulously designed: the Ocean Course, designed by Pete Dye; Cougar Point, by Gary Player; Turtle Point, by Jack Nicklaus; Oak Point, by Clyde Johnson; and Osprey Point, by Tom Fazio. Putt with panoramic views of the sea's horizon. Choose your club near saltwater marshes. Walk amidst forests of palmetto palms, live oaks, Spanish moss, and pines. Ask around about how fickle the weather can be, how capricious winds can be. Kiawah Island, South Carolina, is noted for it. Lessons here are worth their weight in gold. Not a bad idea to learn a few pointers while you vacation. For tennis enthusiasts, Kiawah Island fuels the flame. Lessons here are masterful, as well. Packages are especially nice, because you get unlimited court time, a breakfast buffet, a T-shirt, and multiple clinic and drill sessions. With a golfer's ideal in mind, Kiawah Island has grown to one of the premier vacation resorts of the US. Upon arrival you will see how Southern the island is - palmetto trees, live oaks on which Spanish moss dangles, comfortable home rentals, and saltwater marshes. The old town of Charleston is but a short drive. Kiawah Island, South Carolina, dotted with excellent golf and tennis resorts, doesn't forget the playful sand and calm waves, where you and your family can swim and make footprints, under the lustrous sun...