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It’s hard not to be happy on Kiawah Island, a private, gated community with a stretch of unspoiled beach that offers a lush retreat from reality. In 2012, Coastal Living magazine ranked Kiawah Island No. 1 on its list of America’s Happiest Seaside Towns.

This barrier island has fewer than 2,000 residents but is well known as a spot for world-class golf, celebrity retreats and vacation homes at their finest.

Kiawah Island has more than 10 miles of beach and dunes that serve not only as a place for public enjoyment and recreation, but also as a habitat for plant and animal species and as a nesting site for sea turtles and shorebirds.
Part of the Charleston County Parks system, Beachwalker Park is located on the west end of Kiawah Island. It provides the only public beach access on the island. Lifeguards are on duty seasonally in a designated swimming area.

Kiawah Island is named for the Kiawah Indians who inhabited the island in the 1500s. By the 1700s, the land was privately owned, passing down through generations of the same family. In the early 1900s, the island was sold to a lumberman for $125,000. Logging roads were built on the island, and oceanfront lots were sold for $10,000 each.

The Kuwaiti Investment Corp. purchased the island for $17 million in 1974 and development of the island began in earnest. The island changed hands again in 1988 when Kiawah Resort Associates purchased it for $105 million. That same year the town was incorporated.

Since then it has become a vacation and second-home destination. Kiawah Island Golf Resort is home to The Sanctuary, an award-winning luxury hotel and spa, and five championship golf courses designed by Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Gary Player and Clyde Johnston. The Ocean Course – with views of the Atlantic Ocean from all 18 holes – hosted the PGA Championship in 2012.

Kiawah’s neighborhoods, each built to highlight the natural beauty of its specific locale, offer a variety of island lifestyles. Two- to seven-bedroom homes feature amenities such as gourmet kitchens, elegant master suites and expansive porches and decks. Some even include private ocean access, heated swimming pools, media rooms, elevators, boat docks and guest houses.

For those who prefer less upkeep, Kiawah Island also offers one- to four-bedroom residences, many designed in a style reminiscent of turn-of-the-century seaside cottages.

All property owners – whether full- or part-time residents – are members of the Kiawah Island Community Association, which exists to preserve and enhance the quality of life and property values of its members.
Students living on Kiawah Island attend Charleston County schools located on nearby Johns Island.

Whether exploring the beaches or the untamed habitats that provide a home for deer, bobcats, gray foxes, raccoons, river otters and ospreys, Kiawah Island has plenty of recreation opportunities. Some 30 miles of paved biking and hiking trails link the community, winding through the island’s many parks and nature preserves. Bohicket Marina, which offers fishing, boating and other water recreation opportunities, is located just outside the gate.

For a night out, residents can head to Freshfields Village, located at the crossroads of Kiawah, Seabrook and Johns islands. Freshfields Village has a grocery store, boutiques and restaurants. It also hosts a number of summertime events, including concerts, outdoor movies and a farmer’s market.

Newest Listings in Kiawah Island

3 Beds 2 Baths 24018001 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Renovated, private cottage overlooking the 15th hole and lagoon of Kiawah Island's Cougar Point Golf Course. This home is set back on a very private lot and has stunning views and excellent outdoor living space. This home is just a short walk or bike ride to the beach, West Beach Village's pool, Cougar Point's clubhouse and restaurant, bike trails, and the Sandcastle. This home has been meticulously renovated with a modernized exterior with mahogany and glass front door, Ipe walkway, and symmetrical copper gutters and downspouts. It has been updated with wide plank engineered hardwood floors, smooth ceilings, solid interior doors, recessed lighting, and tons of windows and doors for an abundance of natural light and views. It has a very open floor plan with the kitchen, living room, and..dining room are all in one large space making it ideal for entertaining and enjoying family and friends. The living room has tall vaulted ceilings with natural exposed truss beams with uplighting and modern fans. The kitchen has been renovated with granite countertops, custom cabinetry, Bertazzoni 6-burner gas range with custom wooden vent hood, glass tile backsplash, all stainless steel appliances including an under-counter microwave drawer, and barstool seating with custom nautical pendant lighting over the island. There is a dining area with fabulous light fixture. This home has amazing outdoor space including a screened porch with ceramic tile flooring that has an outdoor living room feel to it. The back deck is Ipe and has two grilling areas and a saltwater pool overlooking the lagoon and golf course views. The primary bedroom has tall vaulted ceilings, custom plantation shutters, and access to the back deck and pool area. The primary bathroom has been renovated with a white subway tiled shower with herringbone tiled decorative inlay and floor, rain shower head and handheld, and two-sided glass enclosure. The white vanity has a stone countertop and high-end sconce lighting. There are two guest bedrooms on the first floor, both with custom plantation shutters. These two bedrooms share a hall bathroom that can also double as a powder room when entertaining. The bathroom has white vanity with quartz countertops, tub shower with white subway tile to the ceiling along with decorative glass inlay. There is a room above the garage that is being used as a 4th bedroom... this room could also be an upstairs den, playroom, or office. This home gets excellent rental income and fits a wide variety of needs. It would make a great primary home, secondary home, or rental/investment property. This location and view on Kiawah Island is hard to beat!

26 Greensward Road, Kiawah Island

2 Beds 2 Baths 24017910 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Discover the beauty of coastal living in this stunning first-floor Shipwatch Villa with breathtaking ocean views! Step out your back door to Boardwalk 6, and you'll find your feet in the sand in under five minutes. Nestled near the renowned Cougar Point Golf Course, this prime location also offers easy access to The Sandcastle, the exclusive owners' pool and workout facility--perfect for an active lifestyle.One of the standout features of this Shipwatch villa is its private washer/dryer, a rarity among its peers.Enjoy outdoor access from the living room and both bedrooms. The elegant entryway, adorned with oyster shell mirrors, sets the tone for this beautiful home. The primary bedroom features a king bed and an en-suite bathroom with double sinks and a tiled walk-inshower. The guest bedroom is equipped with two queen beds, and the second bathroom includes a shower/tub combo. The well-appointed kitchen boasts a farm sink, pendant lighting, stainless steel appliances, ample cabinetry, a center island, and bar seating. It seamlessly flows into the dining area, which seats five, and opens up to the spacious living room. The interior has been recently painted to enhance its coastal vibes and natural light, creating a bright and inviting atmosphere. The Shipwatch building itself has recently undergone exterior updates, ensuring a fresh and modern look. This villa is sold furnished with some exclusions, making it an excellent personal retreat or investment opportunity. While it is not currently a rental, rental projections are available. Buyer to pay ½ of 1% of purchase price at closing to KICA and Buyer to pay ½ of 1% of purchase price at closing to Shipwath Regime- both one time fees at closing. Governors Club membership opportunity.

2165 Shipwatch Road, Kiawah Island

4 Beds 4.5 Baths 24017837 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
6 Bufflehead Drive is a stunning 4-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom home located just a short distance from the beach. This elegant residence boasts a living area with floor-to-ceiling windows, flooding the space with natural light. A gas fireplace adds warmth, and two sliding doors open to separate decks for seamless indoor-outdoor living. Adjacent to the living room is a sophisticated wet bar with custom cabinetry above, built-in refrigerator drawers, wine cooler, sink with disposal and an extra ice maker.The gourmet kitchen features custom white cabinetry, a hidden push-door pantry, built-in Wolf range with hood, Sub-Zero refrigerator, dishwasher, trash compactor, and ice maker. The kitchen flows into the eat-in dining area and an additional living room with deck access and views of theserene lagoon. The primary suite, located on the main level, includes direct access to the back deck. The spacious bathroom is equipped with a large walk-in shower with three shower heads, dual sinks with a marble vanity, and a garden tub leading to the walk-in closet. Adjacent to the primary suite is a versatile study/laundry or utility room. Upstairs, you'll find three more bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom featuring marble countertops. One bedroom even includes a balcony overlooking the lagoon. Additional features of this home include hardwood floors throughout, recessed lighting, plantation shutters, a 2-car garage, irrigation system, exterior lighting, and two expansive decks. Located within the sought after Vanderhorst Plantation, Kiawah Island is made up of hundreds of acres of maritime forests, meandering tidal creeks, lagoons and salt marshes, a natural habit for many birds and animal species. Residents and guests enjoy easy access to over 30 miles of a paved biking trails, 10 miles of flat bikeable beach and five Championship golf courses. The Sandcastle Property Owner's Club House offers wonderful new amenities including a fitness center and classes, oceanfront pools, restaurant and bar. A Governors Club membership opportunity is available. Home is being offered partially furnished.

6 Bufflehead Drive, Kiawah Island

4 Beds 4 Baths 24017078 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Luxury, Lock and leave lifestyle retreat with a full 'GOLF' Kiawah Island Club Membership opportunity! Located adjacent to The Sanctuary Hotel you are centrally situated in East Beach and offered fully furnished with some personal exclusions. This is a four-bedroom, four-bathroom property on the second floor. You will appreciate two covered drive under parking spaces (there is additional parking uncovered), a storage unit, each building has its own elevator and a fabulous community pool for the neighborhood as well as a community gathering area. There was no stone left unturned when designing these magnificent properties. There are two entrance areas as one will be for the days you might have sandy toes and want to enter in the mud room/laundry and the other would be if you areto enter/exit in the elegant foyer for the day-to-day use. The kitchen and living room feature an open concept with a sprawling kitchen island, farmhouse sink and top-notch appliances. The living and dining area features coffered ceilings, custom built cabinetry/shelving, a gas fireplace, and a walk out to the spacious porch that is open aired with an additional screened porch/ grill perfect for entertaining! The primary bedroom is incredibly spacious and affords a walk out balcony to enjoy the tranquil lagoon views. One of the bedrooms is currently utilized as an office and has custom book shelving built into the walls. Just outside of this room is a full bathroom with a walk in shower. Down the hallway are two additional ensuites as well as another closet, laundry room/mud room. At closing the Buyer is to pay .5 of 1% of the sales price as a onetime fee at closing to KICA.

6016 Green Dolphin Way Way, Kiawah Island

4 Beds 4 Baths 24016156 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Welcome to luxury living at ''The Maritime At Kiawah''! This well maintained 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom villa is located on the second floor, offering serene lagoon and forest views. Built in 2008, this unit boasts beautiful wide plank, oil-finished White English Oak flooring, adding a touch of elegance to the open floor plan. A coveted Sports Membership opportunity to the Kiawah Island Club is available with this residence.The open floor plan with a gourmet kitchen featuring a Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf range, wine cooler, and center island, opens to the dining area and living area and is perfect for both casual dining and entertaining. The living area is inviting with a cozy fireplace, creating a warm ambiance for gatherings with family and friends.Step out onto the screened porch off the living area to enjoy your morning coffee or unwind in the evening while taking in the peaceful natural surroundings. The primary bedroom offers its own private open-air balcony, providing a personal retreat to relax and soak in the beauty of Kiawah. The villa includes convenient amenities such as a pool, an elevator, a covered garage with two dedicated parking spots and additional storage, ensuring ample space for your beach gear and golf clubs. The Pool is only for the residents and guests of the complex, and is always pristine, quiet and relaxing. Situated just a short walk from the beach, the renowned Sanctuary Hotel, and the Turtle Point Golf Course, this villa offers unparalleled access to Kiawah's finest attractions. Experience the perfect blend of luxury, comfort, and natural beauty in this stunning condo at "The Maritime At Kiawah".

6015 Green Dolphin Way, Kiawah Island

4 Beds 4 Baths 24015612 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Welcome to this charming contemporary cottage on Kiawah Island, offering 3,355 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space. This delightful home, renovated in 2003 by Dolphin Builders, features 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, all under a striking cathedral beamed ceiling, creating an open and airy ambiance.As you enter the home, you are greeted by a welcoming foyer. To the right, you'll find a well-appointed office, perfect for working from home or quiet study. Straight ahead, the sunken living room invites you in with its warmth, featuring sliding glass doors that open to a large year-round porch with stunning views of the tranquil lagoon.The heart of the home is the kitchen, which boasts double ovens, a center island, and cream-colored wood cabinetry.It seamlessly connects to the dining area and a casual gathering space, making it ideal for entertaining and family meals. The outdoor deck provides views of the 8th hole of Cougar Point Golf Course. The main level also includes the primary bedroom, complete with a large walk-in closet, a spacious bathroom, and direct access to the porch. An additional bedroom and bathroom, along with a laundry room with a pantry, provide convenience and comfort on this floor. Upstairs, you'll find two more bedrooms and bathrooms, each with access to its own deck, separated by a wide, spacious hallway, offering privacy and ample room for guests or family members. The home includes a tandem two-car garage and a large, heated and air-conditioned lower level with a door leading to the rear yard. This area can accommodate a ping-pong or pool table and provides plenty of storage. The large driveway provides plenty of additional parking. Four HVAC systems ages 2009, 2015, 2015, 2024. Roof replaced in 2014 with 24" cedar shakes from Canada. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, this property offers an easy, 4 minute bike ride to the beach without the need to cross Kiawah Island Drive. Simply follow Broomsedge Lane to the convenient underpass. Embrace the Kiawah Island lifestyle in this charming cottage, where comfort, elegance, and natural beauty come together in perfect harmony. Owners of a Kiawah Island Properties, may join the Governor's Club and may use the Sandcastle.

202 Needlerush Road, Kiawah Island

10 Beds 10.5 Baths 24015580 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Welcome to 108 Salthouse Lane, where function meets elegance. This exclusive riverfront compound with picturesque river and golf course views offers multigenerational living at its best. The homesite's allure begins with a welcoming open courtyard elegantly lined with lush native vegetation, mature oak trees, and palmettos ensuring privacy. You are then invited up the steps to an expansive covered porch. Nestled on a secluded 1.48-acre riverfront site, this home is the epitome of luxury offering a plethora of amenities on the main level including a heated, infinity pool surrounded by a huge deck for sunbathing, watching breathtaking sunsets and gazing at the stars, a custom outdoor kitchen for grilling, a full pool bathroom and an outdoor shower. In the west wing of this incredible residence, spend time on the screened porch for alfresco dining, relaxing in the spacious hot tub or lounging in the comfy chairs in front of the cozy fireplace or under the ceiling fans to take in the moments and enjoy the cool breeze. The main house also features a towering foyer with an eye-catching staircase that projects subdued underlighting. The primary living space has a spacious great room perfect for gatherings with a beautifully designed coffered ceiling, triple crown moldings, and an exquisite fireplace. The great room captures your attention with its panoramic marsh and river views. The adjacent gourmet kitchen comes equipped with a huge quartz island, above and underlighting cabinetry offering ample storage, and a suite of high-end appliances by Thermador, including two refrigerators. Tucked behind the kitchen is the breakfast nook that leads to the butler's pantry that takes you to the elegant dining room that opens to the screened porch. Conveniently located on the main floor is the primary bedroom that offers spacious accommodations with a sitting area and a well-appointed bathroom with a soaking tub, separate shower, and a private water closet. Lastly, on the main level is a powder room and the mud and laundry room that comes complete with lots of cabinets for storage. The second level boasts a loft sitting room, an office, four bedrooms, each with its own ensuite bathroom and a unique fifth bedroom called the "Bunkroom", as it showcases six twin-size beds and two flat screen TV's - ideal for a slumber party. One of the four bedrooms comes with a balcony to enjoy the outdoors and take in the spectacular river views. Accessible to everyone, this custom-built home comes equipped with two elevators, one at the carport that goes to the main level and one inside the home that goes from the basement to the second level. This one-owner home possesses additional features including two, two-bedroom guest houses, a detached three-car garage and a basement with ample storage for bicycles, beach, fishing and golfing gear. This luxurious home gives unparalleled, unobstructed views of the rich marshland, the Kiawah River where you can see dolphins swimming and a perfect bird's eye view of the 17th green of the River Course. This spectacular home offers an island resort lifestyle as it comes with a deepwater dock enabling you to go boating, fishing, paddleboarding and kayaking. If being on land is your preference, the River Course is literally next door. This home is behind three secured gates, in the highly sought after Kiawah Island community, The Settlement, which provides you an exclusive opportunity to become a member of the Kiawah Island Club, offering you an esteemed privilege to play at 2 of the Top 200 Golf Courses in the US, Kiawah Island Club's River Course and Cassique. Located 30 minutes from downtown Charleston, Kiawah Island offers the pinnacle of luxury resort living. This riverfront estate is a treasure to behold, waiting for you to create memories for generations to come.

108 Salthouse Lane, Kiawah Island

5 Beds 4.5 Baths 24012649 MLS Cassique SubDv. Active Status
Located in the exclusive golf community of Cassique, this stunning residence presents a rare opportunity for a Golf Membership in the esteemed Kiawah Island Club. The home features an open floor plan, creating an inviting and spacious atmosphere ideal for both relaxation and entertaining.The great room, with its coffered ceiling and oak flooring, exudes elegance. A central fireplace, adorned with unique cabinetry, serves as the focal point of the space. The adjoining dining area comfortably accommodates 8 to 10 guests, making it perfect for hosting dinner parties and family gatherings.The kitchen is a chef's dream, boasting exceptional cabinetry, double ovens, a 6-burner gas cooktop, and a Wolf coffee center. This gourmet space seamlessly blends functionality with style, catering to both everyday meals and special culinary creations. Step outside to your private backyard oasis, where you'll find a picturesque gazebo with a fireplace overlooking a serene lagoon and the golf course. An in-ground pool with an electronic cover, a spa, and a fire-pit table complete this luxurious outdoor retreat, providing the perfect setting for relaxation and entertainment. The main floor also features the primary bedroom, complete with a luxurious bath, a powder room, a laundry room, and access to a two-car garage. In total, the house offers five bedrooms, including one over the garage with a full bath, wet bar, that is currently used as a media room. The second-floor houses three additional bedrooms and two bathrooms, one of which is currently utilized as a dual office. Ample closets and storage spaces are found throughout, with the potential to install an elevator from the first to the second floor. A slate roof adds to the home's durability and aesthetic appeal. Cassique offers a comprehensive suite of amenities, including a Sports Center with workout facilities, tennis courts, pickleball courts, a hot tub spa, a swimming pool, and various workout classes. The clubhouse features two exquisite restaurants, and as a Kiawah Island Club member, you'll have access to additional club facilities. These include two beach access venues, the Marsh House, the River Course, two existing golf courses, and a future third course. This residence in Cassique perfectly combines luxurious living, modern conveniences, and access to world-class amenities, all within one of the most sought-after communities on Kiawah Island.

26 Lemoyne Lane, Kiawah Island

6 Beds 6.5 Baths 24012106 MLS Egret/Pintail SubDv. Active Status
Welcome to 524 Bufflehead Drive, a beautiful and spacious home of over 5000 SF offering 6 bedrooms and 6.5 baths and the opportunity for a Golf Membership in the prestigious Kiawah Island Club. Nestled in one of the most desirable areas of Kiawah Island, overlooking Bufflehead Lagoon and the 1st hole of Osprey Golf Course, this home was designed by award winning architect, Wayne Windham and meticulously built by Steve Koenig. As you step inside, you're greeted by a two-story entrance foyer and a spacious combination living and dining room, perfect for entertaining guests or simply enjoying quiet evenings by the fireplace. A wood-paneled office provides a sophisticated space for work or study, while a sunroom offers a tranquil retreat bathed in natural light.The heart of the homeis a large kitchen with a seating/eating area, ideal for gathering with family and friends. Complete with modern appliances and ample counter space, this kitchen is a chef's dream. Adjacent to the kitchen, a wet bar adds convenience and style to your entertaining endeavors. Step outside onto the deck, where breathtaking views of Bufflehead Pond and the surrounding lagoon and golf course await. Whether you're sipping your morning coffee or hosting a barbecue, this outdoor oasis provides the perfect backdrop for every occasion. The spacious primary bedroom suite is on the first floor. On the second floor are five (5) additional bedrooms each with its own private bath. The middle one of these bedrooms lends itself beautifully to be used as a media room, should you need one. For those in need of creating an exercise area, a play area or in need of ample storage space, the large dehumidified, high ceiling garage offers plenty of room to accommodate your needs, and of course to house your cars. In addition to its impressive amenities, 524 Bufflehead Drive presents a unique opportunity for golf enthusiasts with a Golf Membership opportunity to the prestigious Kiawah Island Club. Enjoy access to world-class golf courses and exclusive club amenities, enhancing your Kiawah Island experience. Experience the epitome of island living at 524 Bufflehead Drive. Whether you're seeking a permanent residence or a vacation retreat, this exceptional property invites you to indulge in the best that Kiawah Island has to offer.

524 Bufflehead Drive, Kiawah Island

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 24011835 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Kiawah Island Club Social Membership opportunity available! Nestled within the serene Vanderhorst Plantation, 77 Dungannon Hall boasts an inviting open floor plan accentuated by rich hardwood flooring throughout its primary areas on the first floor. Bathed in abundant natural light from numerous windows, some adorned with plantation shutters, the home features soaring ceilings and a downstairs primary suite with dual closets. Upstairs, discover three additional bedrooms alongside a versatile loft space. With 3.5 bathrooms, including an ensuite primary bathroom boasting a soaking tub, walk-in shower, and double sinks, comfort and convenience are paramount.The living room seamlessly transitions to a spacious outdoor deck offering picturesque views of lush landscaping. A well-appointed laundry room with ample cabinet space and an additional fridge enhances functionality. The kitchen island, complete with double sinks, anchors the heart of the home. A large garage provides extra storage space, complemented by a sizable driveway. Situated on a tranquil street, the property also features an outdoor shower, perfect for rinsing off after a day at the nearby beautiful beaches of Kiawah Island. With only one family owning the home since its inception, this property epitomizes both enduring quality and cherished memories. Buyer to pay 1/2 of 1% of purchase price at closing to KICA as one time fee.

77 Dungannon Hall, Kiawah Island

5 Beds 4.5 Baths 24011200 MLS Vanderhorst SubDv. Active Status
Luxury Coastal Home with stunning marsh & tidal creek views in the exclusive Preserve community on Kiawah Island, offering a Kiawah Island Club Membership opportunity (Golf). Welcome to this private coastal retreat, where southern exposure floods the home with natural light all day long and sets the stage for enjoying the wonderful outdoor spaces designed for relaxation and entertaining. Designed by renowned Charleston architect Samuel Furr and constructed by local builder Bruce Canton, this fabulous one owner home has been meticulously maintained with recent updates to interior, exterior, landscaping, & HVAC. It features an open, spacious floor plan with first level primary suite and second level guest bedrooms - all with water views.A large FROG currently set up as a library and media room could easily convert into a 6th BR. Wonderful outdoor spaces include an expansive two-tiered deck with full sun and shaded areas, a charming screened porch, and a second-floor observation deck offering panoramic views. Enter to a large living space with gas log fireplace, coffered ceilings, paneled walls and built ins. Living is conveniently open to dining and kitchen areas, with wall to wall windows and doors showcasing water views, providing the perfect setting for family gatherings and entertaining. The recently updated kitchen includes a center island, in addition to dual breakfast bars offering tons of counter space for meal prep. Abundant windows and cabinets adorn the space, complemented by a convenient walk-in pantry equipped with shelves, cabinets, and ample counter space. Just outside you'll find a grilling area with dedicated gas line next to the large screened porch with bench seating and marsh views, ideal for year round al fresco dining and outdoor enjoyment. A spacious 1st floor primary suite with sitting area offers access to an open deck with pergola. It features a luxurious bath with dual sinks, a private water closet with bidet, large tiled wash room with dual shower heads and a relaxing bathtub for ultimate comfort after a day at the beach. Adjacent to the primary suite, you'll find a versatile office/library that can easily convert into an additional bedroom if desired. The main floor also features an expansive laundry room complete with cabinets, folding space, a laundry sink, and extra fridge, as well as a guest half bath for added convenience. Secluded off of the kitchen is a second family / media room or bedroom which offers extra living space for entertainment or relaxation. Venture upstairs to discover a charming circular landing/family room, perfect for accommodating guests on the second floor. The second level comprises 2 en-suite bedrooms, 2 bedrooms sharing a bath, and a bedroom with access to a remarkable second-floor deck overlooking the marsh and wildlife that Kiawah is renowned for. The home is thoughtfully designed with metal support cross bars providing additional structural support, a two-car garage with a dehumidifier, and ample walkable storage space beneath the home. For added convenience, the home features a built-in pest control system called TAEXX, delivering pest control protection throughout the property via a tube system integrated into the walls. Don't miss the opportunity to own this exceptional coastal haven offering luxurious amenities and breathtaking views. Sold Furnished. Room for a pool! Schedule your private tour today!

18 Blue Heron Pond Road, Kiawah Island

6 Beds 6.5 Baths 24011449 MLS Vanderhorst SubDv. Active Status
Located just a few steps from Kiawah Island's world-renowned beach, 65 Surfsong Road is the ideal home with a location to match. Offering a gourmet kitchen, spacious family room, dining room with seating for 12, parlor complete with a bar, 1,200 square foot game room, and poolside summer kitchen, this is the perfect home for entertaining friends and family. As you approach the home, you are welcomed by a full front porch with comfortable seating to enjoy Kiawah's breezes and wave to your neighbors as they walk to the beach or ride their bikes. Just inside the front door, the soaring ceilings bring in abundant natural light and highlight the fine craftsmanship of the home.Cathedral ceilings guide you to the generous family room with a gas fireplace, two of the most comfortable oversized sofas you will ever enjoy, and plenty of room for your family and guests. To the right of the entry is everyone's favorite room to gather: the parlor. Featuring a bar, fine woodwork, a card table, a gas fireplace, a mounted TV for those important games, the parlor has everything you need to host memorable gatherings. As you walk into the gourmet kitchen, the space speaks for itself with dual Subzero refrigerators, a gas cooktop, custom wormy maple cabinets and a large center island. Serve your guests at the breakfast bar or kitchen table, or step over to the picturesque formal dining room. Outdoor living is a must-have while visiting Kiawah, and 65 Surfsong has all you need. A spacious screened porch with a gas fireplace and mounted television, a heated swimming pool, a summer kitchen, an exterior bathroom, outdoor shower and easy access off the back deck out to the beach boardwalk. Enjoy gardening and growing your own herbs; several sizable flower beds await you. Accessible through the three-car garage is the secret game room complete with a pool table, a ping pong table, a large TV, ample seating and a bar. On the first floor of this grand home, you will find a master retreat with another gas fireplace, multiple closets, a sitting area and a master bathroom with dual vanities, a soaking tub, a stand-up shower, and a private water closet. Rivaling the master bedroom, a mother-in-law suite has not only a sitting area but the perfect table for your morning coffee and a stylish bathroom. On the second floor, there are two king bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and two bunkrooms that share a true Jack-and-Jill bathroom. Offered furnished less artwork, items on the shelves in the parlor and personal items.

65 Surfsong Road, Kiawah Island

3 Beds 3 Baths 24010241 MLS Mariners Watch SubDv. Active Status
With Panoramic Atlantic Ocean views, this turnkey, unique three-bedroom, three-bathroom Mariners Watch villa comes fully furnished and is sure to be your island oasis! This private, first-floor end unit property boasts gorgeous ocean views from almost every room, plus views of beautiful live oak trees and Kiawah landscaping. Conveniently located with two different short-flight staircases off of the front and beachside, the covered porch leads directly to Boardwalk #18 and the beautiful beaches of Kiawah Island. Inside this special East Beach villa you will find an updated kitchen with light cabinets and granite countertops, tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances including a gas cooktop, and a breakfast bar with seating that opens the kitchen to the dining and living rooms.The spacious living room features a gas fireplace with stunning tile surround and built-in entertainment display, but the focal point of the space is the never-ending ocean and beachfront views through floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors to the deck. Each bedroom boasts an ensuite bathroom in addition to the master suite with a King bed, guest bedroom with a King bed, and the third bedroom displays two queen sized beds. During the renovation, the sunroom was added, which can be used as an office or study, and provided a longer full covered porch with a nice breeze and wide steps leading to the boardwalk, providing the shortest distance possible to get your toes in the sand. Throughout, you will find gorgeous tiled floors, leaving easy maintenance as you go back and forth to the beach. Another plus is the tankless water heater. Located in East Beach, steps from Night Heron Park and pool, 4200 Mariners Watch is an outstanding rental investment opportunity, and comes with 3 parking spaces right next to the building. Sold fully furnished except painting above sliding glass door. Buyer to pay 1/2 of 1% of purchase price to KICA at closing.

4200 Mariners Watch, Kiawah Island

3 Beds 2.5 Baths 24010335 MLS Active Status
Introducing an exceptional opportunity to own a captivating home nestled within the picturesque landscapes of Kiawah Island's West Beach. Situated between the pristine shores of the Atlantic Ocean and the tranquil Kiawah River, this charming residence embodies the epitome of coastal living. Boasting a prime location just minutes away from The Sandcastle, a premier beachside amenity for property owners, and the Cougar Point Clubhouse, this stylish abode has been a cherished retreat for its owners and rental guests alike.The heart of this home lies in its open living and dining space, featuring a stunning mahogany bar and a cozy gas log fireplacea perfect setting for relaxation or entertaining. Step through the sliding doors onto the delightful screened porch, overlooking the serene park-like setting in the backyard, complete with a deck ideal for grilling and unwinding. The kitchen has been thoughtfully updated with quartz countertops and stainless-steel appliances, offering both style and functionality for preparing meals for your beach crew. The first-floor master suite provides a spacious sanctuary with direct access to the back deck, seamlessly connected to the renovated master bath boasting a spa-like tile shower, dual sink vanity, and a generous walk-in closet. Ascend to the second floor, where guests can enjoy their own private space. A large built-in bookcase awaits at the top of the stairs, perfect for storing your favorite reads and games. Each bedroom features bunk beds with a full-size lower and twin upper, alongside ample space for a desk and chair. Additionally, each bedroom offers its own sink and connects to a shared tub/shower. Residents and guests of Kiawah Island relish in the array of amenities and recreational opportunities available. A short walk or bike ride leads to the West Beach pool with a water slide, while the neighborhood bike path provides convenient access to West Beach, Cougar Point, and The Sandcastle. The West Beach location offers easy on and off-island access by car or bicycle, shortening trips to destinations such as Freshfields Village or Charleston. Kiawah Island property owners gain exclusive access to The Sandcastle, offering two swimming pools and a workout room directly on the beach. Additionally, boat ramps and docks are available for owner use, complemented by miles of trails and pristine beaches ideal for biking and exploring. The renowned Kiawah Island Resort presents a wealth of world-class amenities, including five spectacular golf courses, the Roy Barth Tennis Center, the five-star Sanctuary Resort, the Night Heron Park Pool, and ten miles of breathtaking white sand beaches. Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to embrace the unparalleled beauty and coastal lifestyle of Kiawah Island's West Beach. Experience luxury living amidst natural splendor at its finest.

589 Oyster Rake Drive, Kiawah Island

4 Beds 4.5 Baths 24010002 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
This Kiawah Island residence is situated on a tranquil street behind a secondary security gate and provides panoramic views of the Turtle Point Golf Course. Its secluded positioning, away from the cart path, ensures enhanced privacy. Upon entry, the home greets you with ample natural light, highlighting its contemporary design, complemented by eighteen-inch Saltillo tile flooring throughout the spacious living area Adjacent to the living area, the gourmet kitchen boasts a cherry-banded and maple bar, blending elegance with functionality. Designed for culinary enthusiasts, it is equipped with dual gas cooktops, two ovens, and ample countertop space.Premium finishes, including granite countertops, custom cabinetry, and elegant lighting fixtures, create a cohesive and sophisticated environment. Outdoor living is emphasized with generous IPE deck areas and a spacious screened-in porch, providing captivating views of the surrounding lagoon and golf course. The main floor primary suite is complemented by a luxurious bathroom, featuring a walk-in shower, dual vanities, and a spacious Jacuzzi tub. The upper level accommodates two en-suite bedrooms as well as a versatile room overlooking the golf course. This room is suitable for various purposes such as an additional bedroom, media room, or home office. Conveniently located, this property offers easy access to Kiawah's premier amenities, bike paths, and is just a short walk from the beach. Offered unfurnished."

21 Arrowhead Hall, Kiawah Island

3 Beds 4.5 Baths 24008247 MLS Egret/Pintail SubDv. Active Status
Experience the prestige of a Kiawah Island Club Sports Membership with this refined three-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bathroom residence. Built in 2004 on a spacious .6-acre lot by renowned Dolphin Architects and Builders, this 3,936-square-foot home offers a sophisticated lifestyle. Inside, enjoy high-end finishes and the convenience of an elevator. The garage accommodates three cars, bicycles, and extra storage.Step into the grand foyer leading to the expansive living area with floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning views of Osprey's thirteenth hole tee, screened porch, and veranda. The kitchen, ideal for chefs, features granite countertops, premium Dacor appliances, a Bosch dishwasher, a wine refrigerator, and ample cabinetry. A butler's pantry connects seamlessly to theformal dining room, perfect for hosting gatherings. For productivity, a dedicated office/study with custom-built bookshelves and a full bathroom grace the main level that leads to the primary suite and sitting room with French doors leading to the veranda. A walk-in closet for two features custom drawers and an island with additional storage. The spa like bath with jetted soaking tub, walk-in shower with bench seating, safety rails and handheld shower and built-in closets with ample storage complete the first floor. The spiral staircase will lead you upstairs to two spacious bedrooms with en-suite baths and billiards room/ 4th bedroom with large windows overlooking the golf course. The primary guest suite boasts French doors to an outdoor terrace balcony, while the oversized guest bath features a newly tiled shower. This property also offers the potential to add a generous-sized pool, enhancing your outdoor living experience. Located just a short bike ride from Kiawah Island's pristine beaches, this home offers luxury living amidst unparalleled amenities and natural beauty. Don't miss the opportunity to indulge in coastal living at its finest. Sold unfurnished.

182 Belted Kingfisher Road, Kiawah Island

5 Beds 4.5 Baths 24007461 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Nestled within a maritime forest, this distinctively prominent home enjoys private boardwalk access to a secluded stretch of Kiawah's pristine beach within the Royal Beach Enclave, a Kiawah Island premier location. The home's stately presence and architectural details, from the warm stucco exterior, grand brick entry staircase and bespoke double mahogany doors, set the tone for its sophisticated floor plan. The inviting foyer opens into a generous living area with a wall of French windows and doors that overlook the terraced piazza and saltwater pool with pool house beyond.Special features of this impeccably maintained home include 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths highlighting connecting arched hallways, coffered & trayed high ceilings, custom cabinetry & woodwork, molding, trim, baseboards, marble & wood flooring, granite counters, deluxe appliances and high-end finishes throughout. The first floor offers a specious living room, formal dining, gourmet kitchen, breakfast area, family room, powder room, and laundry/utility room with elevator access on one side of the home; a generous primary bedroom suite with dressing area, luxurious marble bath and adjoining handsome study/den are tucked away, completing the first level. A beautiful staircase leads to the second floor with four guest bedrooms, one ensuite bedroom, two bedrooms connected by a well-designed shared bath with double sinks, and a fourth bedroom or flex-space; two balconies complete the second level. Designed for entertaining, the expansive pool terrace with "cool deck" surface offers generous areas for lounging, sunbathing, grilling, and dining. The charming pool house boasts a well-appointed kitchen, dining area, full bath and laundry. A staircase leads from the pool terrace to a convenient outdoor shower area and the private beach path ... for a short three-minute walk onto a secluded stretch of Kiawah's pristine beach. Views of the lush southern landscaping of this, over half acre, property are enjoyed from every room of the home, showcasing camelias, azaleas & flowering urns beneath a canopy of Magnolias, Dogwoods, Crepe Myrtles, Palms, and moss-draped majestic Live Oak trees. The home's design, centering around the outdoor piazza and pool terrace, provides the perfect setting for entertaining or dining al fresco ... for all to enjoy after a day at the beach! Additional highlights of the home include: 4-car garage, Elevator, Kohler Generator, Alarm System, Tankless Water Heaters, Central Vacuum, Gas Log Fireplace, Mosquito Spray System, Lawn Irrigation, Landscape Lighting.

1 Royal Beach Drive, Kiawah Island

2 Beds 1.5 Baths 24004503 MLS Active Status
Welcome to 1009 Thrasher Court, a fully renovated Sparrow Pond cottage with stunning ocean and lagoon views. Conveniently located within a 5-minute walk to beach and golf club amenities, a short bike ride away from Freshfields Village, and property owner's ocean view pool and fitness facilities, this impeccably maintained cottage stands as your private island oasis. Surrounded by majestic oaks and fragrant magnolia trees, the expansive wrap-around deck invites you to savor year-round sunrises, multitude of wildlife, and the sounds of the ocean. This airy and light cottage also features a custom kitchen, with ceiling height cabinetry, Cambria quartz countertops, tiled backsplash, and top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances. The main living area has white oak hardwood floors and theambiance of updated electrical and recessed lighting. The bedrooms offer a plush escape with new carpet, built-in drawers with quartz countertops, floor to ceiling windows, and access to deck. The Jack-and Jill bathrooms showcase custom Omega cabinetry, quartz countertops, Moen faucets and a tiled walk-in shower. Whether this is your family vacation home or you plan to rent it part time, the cottage could easily be converted to 3-4 bedrooms by using the covered screen porch (148 sqft) and the heated and cooled owner's storage/laundry area, and is already set up with excess capacity HVAC system. The under-cottage parking area is wider and longer than most. Welcome home to a haven where every detail reflects a harmonious blend of coastal allure and modern luxury! Sold unfurnished. Window treatments, fixtures and outdoor furniture convey. Buyer may join the Kiawah Governor's Club. Buyer to pay ½ of 1% of purchase price at closing to KICA and KICOA.

1009 Thrasher Court, Kiawah Island

7 Beds 9.5 Baths 23024562 MLS Kiawah Island SubDv. Active Status
Own a piece of paradise with unmatched investment potential. This stunning Kiawah Island oceanfront estate presents a rare opportunity to combine a luxurious lifestyle with a sound investment. 140 Flyway offers not only breathtaking ocean views, direct beach access, and unparalleled access to Kiawah's world-class amenities, but also the potential for significant financial returns. Why Kiawah Island? High demand and a strong rental market. Kiawah Island boasts a thriving luxury market with consistent demand for high-end properties, both for purchase as a private residence and as an income producing rental. This translates to strong occupancy rates and impressive rental income, especially during peak seasons.With limited real estate, especially ACREAGE OCEANFRONT properties, Kiawah Island offers a unique opportunity for property value growth. This scarcity, coupled with high demand, fuels consistent property value appreciation. 140 Flyway is ideal for investors seeking a high-performing rental property. Its flexible layout allows for single-level residential living with a luxurious master wing, loft, and dedicated office space. Upper and lower bedrooms can accommodate guests or overflow when needed. The current owner has successfully secured loyal renters through VRBO, many of whom book a year in advance and return year after year. Nestled on a secluded 1.03-acre oceanfront property, this residence is the epitome of luxury, offering a host of amenities including a private pool and a personal boardwalk granting you entrance to Kiawah Island's 10 miles of unspoiled beach. Designed by renowned Charleston Architect Mitch LePlante, this home is a masterpiece of architectural prowess. Floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall transom-topped windows flood the interior with natural light and provide breathtaking, uninterrupted ocean views. Craftsmanship abounds through arched entryways showcasing built-ins, window seats, custom millwork, wide baseboards & crown molding throughout this fabulous home. The property's allure begins with a new driveway, elegantly lined with lush native vegetation, mature oak trees, and palmettos, ensuring your privacy. It leads to a welcoming open courtyard with brick steps and an entry portico. Spanning four levels, the home boasts seven spacious bedrooms, eight full bathrooms and 2 powder rooms. The first level features four bedrooms and bathrooms, two on each side of a spacious family recreation room with a wet bar and powder room. Family and friends will relish easy entry to the pool terrace and covered patio from this level. All oceanfront bedrooms on levels 1 and 2 include a private covered porch offering serene ocean views. The second level is the heart of the home, supporting the main living spaces and the primary suite wing. The great room immediately captures your attention with its panoramic ocean views, an impressive stone fireplace, a two-story arched ceiling, and warm, heart of pine flooring accented with maple inlay. The open kitchen boasts custom cabinetry, a center island, and a breakfast bar, connecting seamlessly with the great room and the dining room. Come out to the covered deck for al fresco dining, or gather on the full rear deck with rocking chairs, where you can savor views of the natural vegetation, dunes, and the vast ocean. Two staircases frame the pool terrace which leads to the private beach access. A separate office, laundry room, and powder room are conveniently located just down the hall from the kitchen. The generous primary suite with a loft encompasses the west side, offering a second stone fireplace, a sitting area, and a covered deck with ocean vistas. A spacious loft with built-ins, a desk with a workstation, and more ocean views complete the primary suite. The oversized dual primary baths and dressing rooms with built-ins add true luxury to this space. The third level comprises a mother-in-law suite or a teenager's retreat with a sitting room. A hallway with a Juliette balcony overlooking the great room leads to the fourth level private retreat, which features a bedroom/office, a full bath, and a private balcony with stunning vistas. This one-owner home has been lovingly maintained by its original owners and offers even more noteworthy features, including a 4-stop elevator and a three-car garage with ample storage for bicycles and beach gear. Located approximately 30 minutes from the historic heart of Charleston, Kiawah Island offers the pinnacle of luxury living. This oceanfront estate is a rare gem, waiting for you to make it your own.

140 Flyway Drive, Kiawah Island

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