Kiawah Island-Charleston Trip Planner

Kiawah Island anchors excellent golf in the South Carolina Lowcountry, while Charleston is one of the country's great historic cities. Let our experts guide your trip.

View of the 11th hole from Cougar Point at Kiawah Island Resort
Kiawah Island-Charleston trip content
If you’ve paid any attention to resort news in the American Southeast, you know the elite players have all been upgrading and expanding with what seems to be an open checkbook. Add Kiawah Island Golf Resort to the list.
Host of the 2021 PGA Championship, Kiawah Island is planning a host of new accommodation and activity upgrades, including Ocean Course cottages and new West Village inn.
Since 1988, Kiawah Island has blossomed into a coveted address that attracts golfers to South Carolina from around the world. Jason Scott Deegan checks in from this Lowcountry gem.
The greatness of the Kiawah Island Golf Resort isn't because of its famous Ocean Course. Or its elegant hotel, The Sanctuary. Or its magnificent Lowcountry setting on the Atlantic. It is found in the totality of the package.
The PLAYERS shines a light on the iconic Pete Dye. Here are his five best courses you can play in the United States.
Looking for Lowcountry golf near Charleston without the sticker shock of the Kiawah Island Golf Resort? Seek the shore at Wild Dunes Resort, a Destination Hotel in Isle of Palms, S.C.
Georgia's Sea Island Resort is just one of a collection of great ocean-view courses you can play on the east coast.
Looking to take on the top 50 courses in the U.S. according to travel expert Matt Ginella? Here are five great golf trips to make it happen.
New subtleties will get golfers excited about playing the renovated Links Course at Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms, S.C. -- Tom Fazio's first solo design again -- again.
Don't fear the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. Just make sure to respect it. The venue of the 1991 Ryder Cup "War by the Shore" can be tamed with smart decisions and sound shot-making.
Watson knocked it out of the park with his solo design debut: The Cassique at The Kiawah Island Club, a unique, linksy Lowcountry layout that opened in 2000.
You can walk the same fairways the pros have under major championship pressure. Tour the golf courses that have hosted the PGA Championship that are open to the public.
The January 2013 issue of Golf Odyssey has been published and can be accessed here.
The May 2010 issue of Golf Odyssey has been published and can be accessed here.
The May 2009 issue of Golf Odyssey has been published and can be accessed here.
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