Kiawah Island Real Estate

Kiawah Island is a small, gated community in Charleston county, South Carolina. This unique barrier island is home to a 10 mile long beach and breathtaking nature views. Kiawah Island is within close proximity to Downtown Charleston and about a 20 minute drive to Johns Island. Home buyers can look forward to amazing residential opportunities on this island, with the Kiawah Island Community Association and Kiawah River Estates being two of the best. This community boasts its expertly maintained shoreline and intriguing wildlife, as well as many activities available to the public.

Kiawah Island values their eclectic wildlife by preserving the area’s natural environment. Here, you can be sure to see a wide variety of animals from dolphins to bobcats. Kiawah Island also offers multiple onsite attractions. Locals enjoy easy access to Kiawah Island Golf Resort where they can spend a day out on the green. Here you will find a plethora of recreational programs like eco-adventures, water sports, and trails for walking and biking. The Bohicket Marina and Market offer charters that make for an excellent family fun activity right on the island. That is not all, Tidal Trails is another outdoor attraction in this area, which provides kayak and stand up paddleboard rentals as well as guided nature tours.

On Kiawah Island you are never more than a car ride away from historic Downtown Charleston. Locals love to visit Downtown Charleston for its abundant market complex located in the heart of the city. This complex is called City Market and offers guests rare, local art, clothes, jewelry, and so much more. It also provides guests with some of the best architectural views in the city. Make Kiawah Island home and enjoy the best of both Downtown Charleston and the beach. Kiawah Island welcomes you to immerse yourself in the unlimited splendor that comes with living in this unique location.

Latest Kiawah Properties For Sale

$20,000,000
9 Beds 9.5 Baths 22012934 MLS
Designed by renowned architects Shope, Reno & Wharton, this architecturally significant 10,500 square foot home sits on a rare 2.07-acre double oceanfront lot with 200 feet of ocean frontage, located within the Southeast's most exclusive and desirable resort, Kiawah Island. A private 400 foot driveway leads you to this sprawling seaside estate, which provides an ocean side saline pool with a travertine surround, a separate pool house, and a manicured back lawn with a bridged walkway to the beach.The home's exterior is built with cedar shingles and a hipped, standing seam copper roof, punctuated by copper gutters. The circular drive approaches an impressive front facade, where the limestone stairway leads to Tischler double-doors. From the foyer, the home's interior grandeur comes into complete and awe inspiring focus. An ocean-facing wall of French doors and windows soars up to the two-and-a-half-story barrel-vaulted ceiling, creating a breathtaking great room anchored on each end by fireplaces. An abundance of natural light continues into the open and airy kitchen with island seating and a window-lined breakfast room. From the kitchen, there are spectacular vistas of the ocean and lawn, and this space offers stone countertops, a Viking professional grade 6-burner range, and a Traulsen commercial-grade refrigerator and freezer. Adjacent to the kitchen is the formal dining room where exquisite craftsmanship is on display. Custom maple built-ins, inlay oak flooring, wainscoting, and a fireplace create a feeling of intimacy in the generous dining space. A separate office/study with built-ins and 3 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms can be found on the first floor. There is ample storage in the pantry room and a generous sized first floor laundry room. An elevator services the garage and the first 2 floors of the home From the first floor, a wide stairwell with custom-newel posts leads to the second floor's balcony, where the great room's windows perfectly frame Atlantic Ocean views. The primary suite encompasses the entire east wing of the second floor, offering a dedicated foyer, dressing and living area, and a spacious bedroom with French-door access to a private covered piazza. Marble flooring, dual vanities, a frameless glass shower, and a separate soaking tub comprise the primary bathroom. There are two additional bedrooms and one bathroom on the third floor, which provides desirable privacy for guests. Outside, an expansive stone deck surrounds the estate's outdoor amenities, including a summer kitchen with a Lynx Sedona gas grill. A pool house features all the necessities for outdoor entertaining, such as a dressing room, full bathroom, storage closets, two outdoor showers, and a beverage center. Guests can easily come back and forth over the private access to Kiawah Island's ten miles of pristine beach. There is a 3 car garage and plenty of storage underneath the home and an exclusive Golf Membership opportunity to the Kiawah Island Club is available with the purchase of this property. Providing an uncompromising beach lifestyle unique to Kiawah Island, 133 Flyway Drive is an incredible opportunity to create memories of a lifetime.

133 Flyway Drive, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Middleton Rutledge () from Listing Office: Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty.

$4,395,000
5 Beds 5.5 Baths 21024829 MLS
Construction has begun! 135 Halona Lane offer 5 bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths, perfect for large families to gather and entertain in an idyllic setting located next to the beautiful salt marsh on the fringes of Bass Creek. Notable green features include integrated geothermal heating and cooling, no maintenance NuCedar exterior shingles with a lifetime warranty, Energy Star appliances, UV reflective aluminum roof, closed cell foam insulation and a 220 watt outlet in the garage which will charge an electric car. These features add a tremendous amount of benefit to homeowners through significantly reduced energy costs, minimal home maintenance and a reduction in greenhouse emissions.Other highlights include a three stop elevator, French white oak floors throughout, an outdoor deck, dipping pool and a large laundry room. The first floor offers two well proportioned bedrooms and two and one half bathrooms with a large great room which combines dining, living and kitchen. The spacious gourmet kitchen eloquently provides honed granite surfaces, custom cabinets which are well complimented by a stainless Wolf professional grade gas stove and stainless refrigerator. There are 2 guest rooms and bathrooms on the 2nd floor along with a light filled, spacious master bedroom that provides expansive marsh and water views. Ideally located just past the second gate, near the Tom Fazio designed River Course and the exclusive Sasanqua Spa. This outstanding new home offers an exclusive membership opportunity to the Kiawah Island Club with either a Social, Sports or Golf membership. If you are looking for a high quality, turnkey property with minimal maintenance and minimal impact on the environment on Kiawah Island, don't miss this opportunity to live a luxury lifestyle responsibly!

135 Halona Lane, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Middleton Rutledge () from Listing Office: Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty.

$4,375,000
5 Beds 5.5 Baths 21024828 MLS
Construction has begun! 133 Halona Lane offer 5 bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths, perfect for large families to gather and entertain in an idyllic setting located next to the beautiful salt marsh on the fringes of Bass Creek. Notable green features include integrated geothermal heating and cooling, no maintenance NuCedar exterior shingles with a lifetime warranty, Energy Star appliances, UV reflective aluminum roof, closed cell foam insulation and a 220 watt outlet in the garage which will charge an electric car. These features add a tremendous amount of benefit to homeowners through significantly reduced energy costs, minimal home maintenance and a reduction in greenhouse emissions.Other highlights include a three stop elevator, French white oak floors throughout, an outdoor deck, dipping pool and a large laundry room. The first floor offers two well proportioned bedrooms and two and one half bathrooms with a large great room which combines dining, living and kitchen. The spacious gourmet kitchen eloquently provides honed granite surfaces, custom cabinets which are well complimented by a stainless Wolf professional grade gas stove and stainless refrigerator. There are 2 guest rooms and bathrooms on the 2nd floor along with a light filled, spacious master bedroom that provides expansive marsh and water views. Ideally located just past the second gate, near the Tom Fazio designed River Course and the exclusive Sasanqua Spa. This outstanding new home offers an exclusive membership opportunity to the Kiawah Island Club with either a Social, Sports or Golf membership. If you are looking for a high quality, turnkey property with minimal maintenance and minimal impact on the environment on Kiawah Island, don't miss this opportunity to live a luxury lifestyle responsibly!

133 Halona Lane, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Middleton Rutledge () from Listing Office: Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty.

$3,295,000
5 Beds 4.5 Baths 22025392 MLS
Enjoy amazing views of Pintail Pond and the 9th Green of Osprey Point in this wonderfully updated 4/5 bedroom traditional Charleston styled home on Bufflehead Drive. Offered with a Kiawah Island Club Membership, this 4,319 square foot home offers four generous size bedrooms with four newly renovated baths and also an option for a fifth bedroom. The home has beautiful custom trim and crown moulding, a casual and formal living room - both with gas fireplaces, a well-appointed renovated kitchen with large picture windows to take in the views and a spacious screened porch for morning coffee or evening cocktails to enjoy the ocean breezes. And for family or guest entertainment, there's also a media room.Located over the garage are a guest bedroom with private bathroom and an additional room that could be used for an extra sleeping area. A private entrance allows additional direct access to this suite. This property offers casually elegant living on one of the most desirable locations on Kiawah - perfect for a family residence or an investment rental property! Updates include new interior and exterior paint, 3 new HVAC systems, 4 renovated bathrooms, Quartz countertops, designer fixtures and custom window treatments, new windows and doors, new interior and exterior lighting, crown moulding, new luxury carpeting in all the bedrooms, refinished flooring and much more! This striking home has been designer decorated and is being offered fully furnished and ready to enjoy!

517 Bufflehead Drive, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Debra Jadwin () from Listing Office: Pam Harrington Exclusives.

$3,195,000
4 Beds 5.5 Baths 22029353 MLS
Meticulously designed and constructed by Dolphin Architects and Builders, 755 Glossy Ibis Lane boasts stunning vistas of the spectacular Osprey Point Golf Course and Egret Pond. Privately situated on a quiet street in the Vanderhorst Plantation, this island oasis was built in 2017 and encompasses 3,500 square feet of heated living space, including four bedrooms with private en suite bathrooms, two half baths, and a large flex room over the garage, which could be a fifth bedroom, an office, or an additional family room. This special home also offers ample outdoor living space, highlighted by a generous screened-in porch, a tranquil ground-level lanai, and a fenced-in backyard, which is perfect for your furry friends. These features are masterfully tied together by stunning architectureand lush curb appeal. As you enter the home, you are greeted by natural light compliments of the ever-present southern exposures. Hardwood floors escort you through the first floor and you will immediately be impressed by the craftmanship and details. The welcoming gourmet kitchen is perfect for entertaining and features a walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances, plenty of counter space, a center island, an elevated counter with bar stool seating, plus a dining area. The spectacular kitchen opens into the cozy living room where the television projector descends from the coffered ceiling. This room flows to the expansive screened porch, where you will find envious golf course and pond views! Adjacent to the living room, the first-floor primary suite offers a bathroom with double vanities, a spacious shower, and a large walk-in closet. The second floor provides three generously-sized guest bedrooms and a second family room. Other features include beautiful plantation shutters throughout the home, shiplap accent walls, a laundry room fit with extra cabinets, counter space, and a convenient sink, plus a two-car garage with ample storage space, gaming areas, and an outdoor shower. Buyer to pay a one-time contribution to the Kiawah Capital Reserve of 1/2 of 1% of the purchase price at closing.

755 Glossy Ibis Lane, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Lauren Dion () from Listing Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate LLC.

$2,995,000
4 Beds 3.5 Baths 22028827 MLS
Graced with sweeping views of Canvasback Pond, & nestled in a canopy of mature oaks is where you will find this Kiawah beauty. From the outside as you approach the elegant entrance to the home from an oak and palm lined driveway you will be instantly enamored with the southern charm, seaside colors and wide-swept front porch. The interior of the home boasts hardwood flooring, vaulted ceilings and stunning windows which flow together from room to room like a symphony. The bright and open design was structured so as to let the island history surround and breathe through the home.The floor to ceiling, wall to wall windows, & sliding glass doors to the spacious deck allow panoramic views of Canvasback Pond, one of the most sought after areas on Kiawah Island. This home is incredibly spacious and it lives large allowing so many areas for entertainment. The Master Bedroom Suite on the first floor with access to deck features a custom closet, His & Her vanity sinks, whirlpool tub & walk in shower. Guest suite on second level with private bath plus two additional bedrooms with shared bath. Two upper bedrooms have private sunning decks with expansive water vistas. From every window, screened porch and deck one can enjoy the very best of Kiawah's wildlife and water habitat. Just a short distance to the beach.... this Kiawah property has everything one could want! Sold furnished minus personal items and some exclusions (if any).

15 Bufflehead Drive, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Pam Harrington () from Listing Office: Pam Harrington Exclusives.

$2,600,000
4 Beds 3.5 Baths 22025078 MLS
Whether you are looking for a gorgeous primary residence or lavish vacation home, this custom-built Kiawah gem is tucked away amongst trees on the 13th fairway of Turtle Cove Golf Course. A five-minute walk to beach from this exclusive area of Vanderhorst Plantation, you will find yourself bathed in luxury and tranquility between the gorgeous sunsets, fairway greens, and peaceful lagoon views. This updated home boasts a spacious great room, hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplace, custom built-in entertainment center, and sunroom leading to a screened in porch. The gourmet kitchen is conveniently located to allow for entertaining and cooking with the pull-out spice drawers, lazy Susans, breakfast bar, and adjacent dining room.The first-floor owner's ensuite bathroom features a crystal chandelier, luxury rain shower, dual his and her vanities, and whirlpool tub with chromotherapy lighting. Overlooking the fairway is a four-season sunroom complete with ceiling fans and dining table for four. For your entertainment pleasure, you will find a cozy media room located on the second floor and surrounded by 3 bedrooms, each with their own private access to the upstairs deck. This cul-de-sac oasis also features a one-car garage with workspace, dehumidifier, owner's storage locker, and attached outdoor shower. There's also plenty of room in the driveway to park 4 vehicles. Recently added landscape lighting was installed to enhance the home's curb appeal. And if you'd rather swim in a sparkling pool, there are two available to you in the community. Are you ready to call this coastal retreat your home?

16 Silver Moss Circle, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Pamela Stryker () from Listing Office: Coldwell Banker Realty.

$2,399,000
4 Beds 3.5 Baths 22019076 MLS
Charming 4 bedroom/3.5 bath home nestled in a quiet cul de sac overlooking a tranquil lagoon and the lush fairways of Cougar Point Golf Course. Located in West Beach village, you are only a 4 minute walk away from the beach. Offered fully furnished minus a few exclusions, this Kiawah beauty boasts an open foor plan, high ceilings, and stunning vistas as soon as you step through the door. The chef's kitchen is open to the dining and living area making it easy to entertain. Upon entering the living area, you are welcomed with a set of 3 sliding glass doors allowing an abundance of natural light and access to two outdoor decks. Stepping out onto the deck you will find a private dipping pool - the perfect place to refresh after a day at the beach or on the golf course.On the first level you will find one of the two master suites with a walk in shower and soaking tub. The remaining three bedrooms are located on the second floor. Enjoy morning coffee on the screened porch directly off the 2nd master suite. The two remaining bedrooms are joined by a jack and jill bath. There is also a private den upstairs for a perfect place to read or nap. West Beach Village is located nearest to Kiawah Island's main gate and is situated around the Cougar Point Golf Course and Clubhouse. West Beach is Kiawah's oldest neighborhood with a great selection of private homes and cottages, meandering boardwalks, mature maritime forests and a charming, Lowcountry island vibe. Enjoy being close to The Sanctuary, Night Heron Park, Freshfields Village, & more.

363 Red Bay Road, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Pam Harrington () from Listing Office: Pam Harrington Exclusives.

$2,099,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 22013178 MLS
Do not miss the chance to own a villa in one of the most desirable locations on Kiawah Island. You will have a hard time getting any closer to the beach than this! Welcome to 3518 Shipwatch - this fantastic first floor oceanfront Seascape Villa has everything one could ask for and more! Offered fully furnished minus a few exclusions. Meticulously maintained and boasting a true ''beach'' feel, this coastal haven is a symphony of true lowcountry relaxed living. Scents of the ocean air & warm breezes greet you as soon as you step inside and lead you to the open living/dining space with sweeping views of Kiawah Island's pristine beach.Natural light flows through the entire villa through the back deck's glass doors. Offering 3 spacious bedrooms, 3 baths, large kitchen, dining area, and large living area that leads to an expansive covered deck and screened porch perfect for entertaining or relaxing while listening to the ocean waves. The kitchen offers ample counter space for all of the cooking or entertaining your heart desires. Enjoy new stainless steel appliances all less than 3 years old, new ceiling fans, new HVAC (2021) & roof (2019). This seascape stunner is awaiting it's next owner to step in and make it their own! Beach access is right outside. Step off the back deck & you will have your feet in the sand in under 60 seconds! Conveniently located near the Sandcastle property owners club - you are just a short walk away from 2 oceanfront pools and endless amenities.

3518 Shipwatch Road, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Pam Harrington () from Listing Office: Pam Harrington Exclusives.

$1,995,000
4 Beds 3.5 Baths 22029300 MLS
Kiawah Island Social Membership Opportunity. This beautiful home is located behind the Vanderhorst security gate of world-renowned Kiawah Island where you will enjoy 10 miles of pristine beach, first class amenities and over 30 miles of paved walking and biking trails. Located on a quiet cul de sac, Marsh Island Park and Tower are steps away as well as the Leisure Trail for easy Island access. The entire home has been fully renovated throughout with the first floor's open floor plan creating a coastal elegance full of natural light and organic finishes. The hardwoods throughout the home are freshly refinished, new hardwoods and lighting have been added and the entire interior has just been painted. The spacious kitchen features a large island with seating, quartz countertops, and high-endstainless-steel appliances and blends into a beautiful dining room with French doors that lead to the back deck, perfect for entertaining. There is ample space to add a pool to the secluded and private lot. The newly updated gas fireplace creates a beautiful focal point in the living room. On the second floor you will find one of two primary suites, with a private deck, secluded views, and a walk-in closet. The bath features beautiful stone and tile work, dual vanities, a soaking tub, and a walk-in shower. On the next level are two more bedrooms, including the second primary en-suite with renovated bath, an added full bath and separate laundry room that is convenient to all four bedrooms. The third level is flexible space as either a fourth bedroom or a bonus room/office. On the 1st level is a one+ car garage with great storage space. Sold furnished, less a few exclusions. Buyer to pay 1/2 of 1% of purchase price at closing.

83 Wax Myrtle Court, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Nancy Bryant () from Listing Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate LLC.

$1,795,000
3 Beds 3 Baths 22029646 MLS
This lovely house is situated on an incredible lot on the Kiawah River, with water, marsh, sunset and sunrise views.The house is built on 3 levels which are staggered. It is 2882 SF with 3 large bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, huge great room with a fireplace, kitchen with a large eating area, a sunroom, an additional living space, garage, huge deck space and lots of storage.Walking into the house, on the first level, straight ahead is a family suite consisting of a living area (with a convertible couch and built-in desk) and access to the rear deck. A door leads to the hot tub room, with partial glass roof and wall to wall glass to maximize the views, and deck access. Off from that is the bath and master bedroom which also has access to the rear deck. Also on this level, to the left,as you are standing in the entrance foyer, is an additional bedroom with twin beds and access to a full bath. This bath also has access from the hallway. To the right, from the entrance foyer, is a staircase that takes you to the second level and the huge great room. This runs the entire width of the house. The room, with deck access, has a high cathedral ceiling, horizontal tongue and groove wood paneling, a beautiful stone-faced fireplace, built-in shelving and two very distinct seating areas. The wall-to-wall windows and sliding glass doors facing the Kiawah River bring in the astonishing views. Adjacent is the eating area with a pass-through to the kitchen. The pass-through counter has a wet bar. From the eating area, step to the sun porch with deck access and open views. From the great room, there is a staircase that take you to the third level and the second Master Bedroom suite. This lovely room has a walk-in closet, an ensuite bath, lots of windows and door access to the deck. The amazing feature of this well laid out house, is the ability to live together yet have lots of privacy, since every bedroom has its own bath and individual access to the decks. The house is elevated. On the bottom level is a deep one car garage, a large, finished room with a shower (currently there are several beds there), and a storage room (currently used for surfboards, a workbench, and other items). Please note, for full disclosure, this is not counted in the square footage, and it is not insurable. The room with the beds is not a legal bedroom as it does not have a window or a closet. This information and pictures are for the sole purpose of showing additional storage space.

217 Sea Marsh Drive, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Toula Digiovanni () from Listing Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate LLC.

$899,000
2 Beds 2 Baths 22027789 MLS
Step inside this soothing coastal villa! This Turtle Point floor plan, located on the 2nd floor is undoubtably one of the most desired as it has a generous amount of living space, a spacious screen porch as well as a fabulous open air balcony. The setting is ideal to enjoy this outdoor space and you will indulge in all of the nature Kiawah has to offer just off of your outdoor space. Inside the villa features warm light to allow the serenity to follow you indoors! The exteriors of these building have all been modernized and the interior has been through a stunning transformation. The kitchen underwent a full renovation, and it is now appointed with ''Fantasy Brown Granite'', picket style backsplash, beadboard ceilings/trim, a herringbone range hood, Counter Whisper switch for the garbagedisposal, stainless appliances, Core Guard sink base that is handy for spills. It holds a Blanco sink and Rev -A -Shelf tip out tray. The cabinetry in the kitchen are Kraftmaid, Dove White, Shaker-style- just a perfect selection as it is incredibly timeless! One of the cabinets features a blum lift system to conceal the toaster. Several of the cabinets are Maple Rev-A -Shelf cabinets. The Rev -A -Shelves are pull out cabinetry and this combination affords a cabinet organizer with utensil bins, adjustable shelves, paper towel holder pull out organizer, tiered cutlery tray, and a Bottom Mount waste container. The cabinet hardware is Modern Objects Vine and Turtle Pulls in antique pewter finishings. In the Livingroom there is a hidden charging station located in the cabinet roll out tray. Additionally, in the living room you also have beadboard ceilings, exposed beams, a fireplace and recessed lighting. The primary bedroom has an ensuite that has dual vanities, and a walk in shower with a bench seat. The secondary bedrooms ensuite has access from the hallway or the bedroom. There is also an owners closet inside and outside as well as a utility room. The flooring throughout is Coastal Chestnut. At closing the Buyer is to pay .5 of 1% of the sales price as a onetime fee at closing.

4906 Green Dolphin Way, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Kathleen Dewitt () from Listing Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate LLC.

$579,000
1 Beds 1 Baths 22028030 MLS
You will soak up gorgeous lagoon views from this second floor one bedroom Turtle Cove villa!Conveniently located in Kiawah's East Beach area, you are walking distance to the new Nest market and Night Heron pool/playground, and the world class beach-accessible via boardwalk #28.Take in the sweeping peaceful views from the sizable screen porch, with a ceiling fan to keep cool, plenty of seating, and abundant wildlife to watch, you may never want to leave this outdoor haven!You also catch views out of the picture window in the fully equipped kitchen that offers white cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and plenty of counter space for meal preparation and entertainment. The adjacent dining area has a wonderful view of the water and is the perfect place to eat, snack, or play a game ofcards. The dining/kitchen opens up into the hardwood floor lined living room boasting plenty of space for relaxation. This villa is situated feet away from the 17th and 18th fairways of the world renowned Turtle Point golf course. Relax after a day of golf, tennis, or beach going in the villa's bedroom and en suite bathroom. The spacious bedroom hosts a bay window with extra space for an at home desk/work area. This villa is also equipped with washer, dryer, and high-speed wireless internet. Sold fully furnished. Kiawah offers 30 miles of flat bike trails, golfing on five world-class courses, playing tennis, crabbing, fishing, swimming, and boating. Governors Club membership available. Buyer to pay one time fee of 1/2 of 1% of purchase price at closing to KICA.

4824 Green Dolphin Way, Kiawah Island

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Lauren Dion () from Listing Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate LLC.

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