Kiawah Island boasts 10 miles of beaches, five pristine golf courses and is renowned for their abundant array of recreation programs, eco-adventures, miles of trails, water sports and diverse wildlife.


Kiawah Island pristine beach is comprised of two areas commonly referred to as East Beach and West Beach. Kiawah Cottage is located on the very edge of the West Beach and borders the East Beach via a leisure trail. It is on the culd-de-sac to a private beach access only available to property owners making it one the quietest areas on the beach.

Island Beach Services offers umbrella, chair, surfboard, standup paddle board, kayak, tandem kayak, and boogie board rentals.  Surf lessons are also offered. If you reserve online use Boardwalk #16 for your location.

Bike Rentals

With more than 30 miles of paved bike trails and 10 miles of beach, renting a bike on Kiawah is a must. There are many providers for bike rentals but it is best to make a reservation before you arrive. All of the providers will leave the bikes locked at Kiawah Cottage for your arrival. Alligator Bike, Seaside Cycle, and Surfscooter Bikes


The acclaimed Roy Barth Tennis Center. For unsurpassed tennis experience Kiawah offers pay to play: 22 Har-Tru clay courts tucked into the resorts stunning surroundings. Call 843-768-2121 and ask for Roy Barth Tennis Center for reservations and fees.

Golf Courses

For an unsurpassed golf experience, play on the five legendary courses at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, designed by five legendary architects: Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Gary Player, and Clyde Johnston.

Call for Tee Times and rates: 843-768-2121 give the receptionist one of the course below:

  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort Cougar Point Golf Club
  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort Oak Point Golf Club Johns Island
  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort Osprey
    Point Golf Club
  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort The Ocean
  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort Turtle
    Point Golf Club