The World’s Most Romantic Islands 2015

Days of wine, orchid petals, and blissful beaches: T+L readers voted on their dreamiest island escapes.

No. 15 Kiawah Island, South Carolina

6 of 21

If you like quiet walks on the beach, this island 20 minutes from Charleston offers easy romantic solitude. In fact, it has readers’ favorite beaches in the U.S. outside of Hawaii, thanks to a plethora of starfish and a general lack of other people. After all, the island has only one resort, Kiawah Island Golf Resort, which features the plush Sanctuary Hotel. Rooms come with deep tubs and private balconies, the activities include sunset bicycle rides and after-dark walks to see loggerhead turtles.

The World’s Most Romantic Islands 2015

No. 15 Kiawah Island, South Carolina

If you like quiet walks on the beach, this island 20 minutes from Charleston offers easy romantic solitude. In fact, it has readers’ favorite beaches in the U.S. outside of Hawaii, thanks to a plethora of starfish and a general lack of other people. After all, the island has only one resort, Kiawah Island Golf Resort, which features the plush Sanctuary Hotel. Rooms come with deep tubs and private balconies, the activities include sunset bicycle rides and after-dark walks to see loggerhead turtles.

Getty Images/iStockphoto
Promoted Stories
Explore More
More from T+L