The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island

Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Designed in the tradition of old Charleston and nestled along the beaches of Kiawah Island, this island resort ensures guests all the luxury, fine dining, and recreation imaginable. Ocean views, meandering paths and pure convenience blend together to make any visit a memorable experience. The 412,000-square-foot project includes 255-room guest hotel with additional conference facilities. Amenities include a five-star spa and bicycle rental services. A landscaped lagoon links the resort to the Kiawah town center.

project scope

256,000 SF; 250 Keys

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The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island


  • Resort Management Magazine, Best New Resort, Hotel or Spa—The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island, Kiawah Island, South Carolina
Cooper Carry has done a great job in planning the different functions – whether they be restaurant, spa, retail, conference facilities or guest accommodations. — Prem Devadas – Kiawah Island Resort