Kiawah Island Provides Award-winning Group Service


Kiawah Island provides award-winning group service to meeting attendees and planners. Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand, announced at its recent regional meetings in Miami and London that The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort was recognized for Global Group Sales ā€” Communication, Education, Partnering, and Engagement, part of Preferred’s Best Practice & Achievement Awards.

Preferred Chief Executive Officer Lindsey Uberroth described the award as a “way to show appreciation for the best-in-class services and experiences offered to guests.” Uberroth pointed that The Sanctuary was among a top tier of hotels that “demonstrated an unwavering desire to innovate, create and excel in championing our brand promise, Believe in Travel.”

Preferred Hotels & Resorts represents a diverse portfolio of independent properties around the globe that adhere to the brand’s stringent standards of excellence, which are measured annually during anonymous inspections by third-party travel experts to ensure partners provide the highest levels of costumer satisfaction. Among Preferred’s global portfolio of partner properties, The Sanctuary is accorded the highest status as a Preferred Legends Hotel, reflecting the ultimate level of luxury.

Grand Oaks Ballroom

The Global Group Sales Award reflects the high level of service and satisfaction The Sanctuary delivers to meetings guests. In addition to 255 luxurious guest rooms and a diverse array of elegant yet functional meeting venues, The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort also offers group guests an abundance of distinctive dining options, exciting golf on its five championship courses, a full program of recreational and immersive nature experiences, world-class tennis, and ten miles of secluded beach ā€” all served with a healthy portion of genuine Lowcountry hospitality.

“Partnering with more than 650 industry-leading destinations in over 85 countries, Preferred Hotels & Resorts sets a high standard for outstanding service,” says Heidi Nowak, Director of Sales & Marketing for Kiawah Island Golf Resort. “The Sanctuary strives to meet, if not exceed, those standards in the level of service and hospitality it delivers to groups of all sizes. We are deeply honored that Preferred Hotels & Resorts recognized us with this Best Practice & Achievement Award.”

Began exploring the possibility of hosting your next meeting at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. You’ll soon discover why Kiawah Island Golf Resort continues to earn recognition for providing award-winning group service.