Area Info

Getting Here & Nearby Attractions

Kiawah and Seabrook Island is conveniently located approximately 30 miles from the historic Charleston, SC and Charleston International Airport. Should you need assistance planning transportation to Kiawah or Seabrook Island, our team has worked on the Island for over 40 years. We know the Islands better than anyone else! Give us a call and one of our local reservationists would be glad to provide additional directions, refer transportation, and show you the best the Islands have to offer during your stay.

convenient air travel

    The closest airport to the Islands is the Charleston International Airport (CHS), located approximately 30 miles or 45 minutes from the Islands' main entrances. The CHS Airport offers daily non-stop flights to a growing number of cities in the US and Canada.
    driving to the island

    Rental cars from Avis, Budget, Hertz, National, and Enterprise are available for pick up at the CHS Airport. Taxis operate from 5am until 30 minutes after the last arriving flight of the day. If you would like a car service instead, Island Transportation & Charleston Limousine & Shuttle Serviceoffer individual and group airport transportation at competitive rates.

    Dining, Shopping & Entertainment nearby

    Less than 2 miles from the entrance to the Islands, you'll find Freshfields Village - a local hotspot offering 30+ shops for dining, retail-therapy and entertainment. 

    If you're looking for a morning bike-ride to pick up a few essentials, groceries or a local cup of coffee, hop on one of the bike paths along Kiawah Island Parkway or Seabrook Island Road! Or after a day the beach, relax with a glass of wine or beer at one of the island's local restaurants while enjoying a taste of low-country, southern cuisine. 

    Explore Nearby Amenities

    Historic & Charming CHarleston, sc

    There are plenty of dining, shopping and entertainment options on and near Kiawah Island. However, if you are looking to venture off the Island, consider planning a day-trip to to Charleston, SC!

    Charleston is a historical haven, founded in 1670, featuring magnificent homes, cobblestone pathways and centuries-old mansions. The city is known for it's history, romantic appeal, exception southern culinary, and charming beauty. Top attractions include horse-drawn carriage rides through the Historic District; strolls through Middleton Place and Magnolia Gardens; tours of the USS Yorktown vessel; site-seeing at the Battery and Waterfront Park; boat rides to Fort Sumter; and the South Carolina Aquarium.

    For a complete guide on attractions in Charleston, SC visit the Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau's website.


    Kiawah vs. Seabrook Island? Both offer a unique, secluded island experience. Learn more about the highlights of each Island!

    Explore the Islands' best golf courses, tennis centers, water & outdoor activities, dining options & more!

    View our team's list of local recommendations including on-island dining, amenities, and bike & beach gear rentals.

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