Sanctuary Earns A Triple Five-Star Rating



For the second consecutive year, The Sanctuary earns a Triple Five-Star rating from Forbes Travel Guide. Last year The Ocean Room, Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s premier steakhouse, joined The Sanctuary and The Spa at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort in receiving the highest accolade from the world-renowned authority on excellence in hospitality. This marks the sixteenth consecutive year the luxury hotel and spa have earned the distinction.

The Sanctuary is one of fifteen hotels worldwide to earn Five Stars in three categories, hotel, spa and restaurant.

Ocean Room Chef Steven Brooks The Ocean Room Chef de Cuisine Steven Brooks

“Everyone at The Sanctuary and throughout Kiawah Island Golf Resort is deeply honored to once again be recognized by Forbes Travel Guide as one of the world’s premier destinations,” says The Sanctuary General Manager, Bill Lacey. “The Five-Star rating recognizes properties that consistently provide the very highest level of anticipatory service, genuine hospitality, and unsurpassed amenities. To be listed as one of the handful of hotels across the globe that have earned the Triple Five-Star rating is a testament to the unwavering passion and dedication our entire team has for providing incomparable service to our valued guests.”

Forbes Travel Guide defines Five-Star hospitality as providing  “virtually flawless service and amazing facilities.”

The Sanctuary Presidential Suite

Forbes Travel Guide is the only independent global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants, spas and ocean cruise.