An awe-inspiring barrier island just 21 miles outside historic Charleston, South Carolina is home to Kiawah Island Golf Resort, winner of the 2019 Stella Award for Best Golf Resort in the Southeast. This breathtaking property combines world-class amenities with unspoiled natural surroundings, plus versatile accommodations and group spaces with boundless recreation. Enhancing these experiential offerings is a pleasant year-round climate delivering a haven for association meetings, conferences and conventions.
A team of dedicated and experienced Kiawah Island Golf Resort sales professionals is prepared to fulfill your specific needs for accommodations, catering, entertainment, team-building and recreational activities, state-of-the-art technology—and, of course, group venues that include over 50,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor spaces accommodating 10 to 750 guests.
You can choose from traditional ballrooms, boardrooms and breakout rooms to classic clubhouses and expansive green lawns abutting some of the most acclaimed golf courses in the nation. Plus, beaches to a one-of-a-kind outdoor event space nestled on the banks of the Kiawah River and presided over by a lush maritime forest. Early this year, the Resort unveiled the brand-new 23,000-square-foot West Beach Conference Center that accommodates up to 1,060 guests in its expansive 10,000-square-foot ballroom. (For more details on this new conference center, see product information below.)
The Resort provides abundant overnight accommodations for your members, including the Forbes 5-Star/AAA 5-Diamond Sanctuary, an oceanfront hotel showcasing 255 luxurious guestrooms and suites, a Forbes 5-Star spa, top-rated restaurants and event facilities that can host up to 750 guests, all opening onto a grand lawn overlooking a private beach on the Atlantic Ocean.
Additional group accommodations are available in spacious Resort Villas conveniently located across the island with your choice of one to four bedrooms, three different levels of appointments and ocean, partial ocean or scenic views. Complimentary, door-to-door transportation allows effortless access from all Resort accommodations to meeting spaces and other property amenities.
When your members are not attending to important association business, Kiawah offers an impressive variety of team-building activities and outdoor recreation. Five championship golf courses have all been recently renovated and are kept in pristine condition for an unsurpassed player experience. There are multiple pool complexes and a 10-mile beach that is routinely included on the prestigious Dr. Beach Top Ten list. Guests can enjoy the award-winning tennis center and an array of nature programs and excursions to get your members up-close to native wildlife on the island.
The Kiawah Dining Collection delivers an array of cuisine to impress any epicurean with 14 restaurants, poolside cafes and eateries located on the property. Highlights include:
Kiawah Island Golf Resort is a coveted coastal destination that will attract and boost attendee participation for your next association event—one that your members will long remember and appreciate.