The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort
One Sanctuary Beach Dr. Kiawah Island, SC 29455
Phone: 843-768-2121 


Available Room Types

The room block in The Sanctuary is sold out, HOWEVER there are two- or three-bedroom East Beach Villas available for CESSE attendees. East Beach Villas are a ten-minute walk to The Sanctuary. Additionally, there is an on demand shuttle service available 7 am - 11 pm daily. 

Room Rates

Rates range between $120 to $245 and up per night + 9% resort fee + 13% tax. The range of rates corresponds to the type of villa, number of bedrooms/bathrooms, view and location to The Sanctuary (East Beach Villas are closest) and the Villa level (resort, deluxe or premier). Room rates and incidental charges may be split between multiple guests. 
Rates are applicable beginning Wednesday, February 20, 2019 through Friday, March 1, 2019 based on availability.  

Reserve Your Room

To make your reservation call 1-843-768-2121 or 1-800-654-2924 and ask for Villa Reservations and mention CESSE CEO Meeting for February 2019 (Booking ID #15383) to the reservations agents. 

A one-night deposit is required when making your reservation so please have a credit card available.

Check-in/Out Location & Times

The Sanctuary
Check-in time: 4:00 PM
Check-out time: 12:00 PM

Check-in location: 5490 Sea Forest Drive, Kiawah Island, SC 29455
When you arrive onto the island, you will come to a security gate. Tell the agent that you are checking in as a guest of the Kiawah Island Golf Resort. You will be directed to the Villa Front Desk. This will be the 6th right off of the main parkway onto Sea Forest Drive and then the 1st left after that (the Front Desk is on the right hand side, across the street from the East Beach Conference Center). At the desk you will receive your keys and car passes (if you have a car) and will be directed to your villa.

Check-in time: 4:30 PM
Check-out time: 10:30 AM


Cancellations made seven (7) days in advance will receive a full refund. If cancellations are made less than seven (7) days from your arrival, please contact Laura Kashenider, laura@cesse.org to liaison with Kiawah Island Golf Resort on your behalf.

Should you have any questions or need assistance making a reservation, please contact Laura Kashenider (laura@cesse.org or 248-250-2514) or Renee Lewis (renee@cesse.org or 248-996-0979).

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