A Kiawah Island self-catering vacation rental in is found on Kiawah Island on the Atlantic Coast in Charleston County, South Carolina. Characterised by long stretches of beautiful white sand, palm tree fringed beaches and boasting five award winning golf courses, Kiawah Island has numerous by county parks, fishing piers, marinas and water parks. The interior of the skinny island is densely wooded; the ocean front pleasantly breezy.
Vacation rentals in Kiawah Island are a must for golf players both serious and recreational. One of the five courses, the Ocean course has seen Rider Cup action as well as other major championships and is considered one of the toughest courses on the East Coast. Tennis is also widely available so if you enjoy a game then make sure you bring your racquets. Fishing is also a popular past time from the Fishing pier on Folly Beach or Mt Pleasant Pier both nearby.
The beaches around a Kiawah Island holiday rental are beautiful and so vast that it is always possible to feel that you are completely away from it all or to find beach activities and fun. If you want to a much livelier water experience then visit any of the three water parks nearby; Splash Island, Splash Zone or Whirlin’Waters. For more strenuous activities James Island County Park has a 50 foot climbing wall and bouldering cave as well as hiking trails, kayaking, and fishing docks.
Probably the most obvious place to visit, while staying in a Kiawah Island vacation home, is Charleston, a port town famous for more than a very lively 1920’s dance. Visit the French Quarter, known for its art galleries, historic churches and architecture. A stroll through the Battery and White Point Gardens with its amazing views and elegant historic mansions is also a must. In fact the whole city is awash with heritage, culture with mysterious graveyards, Revolutionary and Civil War sites, cobblestone streets, secret passageways and endless photo opportunities.
On holiday at Kiawah Island self-catering vacation accommodation you’ll encounter a subtropical climate, which brings lots of warm sunny weather from spring through to autumn and temperatures peaking above 30 degrees in June, July and August. The rest of the year here is very mild, with plenty of moderately warm days.
Vacation rentals on Kiawah Island are around 25 miles from Charleston Airport (CHS), which can be reached from UK by flying from London Heathrow (LHR) to Atlanta (ATL) with Delta Air Lines or British Airways, and catching a connecting flight with Delta.