A Year-Round Guide to Franklin and Nantahala

You’re invited to Charleston’s gorgeous island resort, where the activities are endless: world-class golf courses, tennis, top-notch restaurants, refreshing spa amenities, and two miles of pristine beach to enjoy with

Madison County Championship Rodeo

You’re invited to Charleston’s gorgeous island resort, where the activities are endless: world-class golf courses, tennis, top-notch restaurants, refreshing spa amenities, and two miles of pristine beach to enjoy with

Rosemary and Goat Cheese Strata

You’re invited to Charleston’s gorgeous island resort, where the activities are endless: world-class golf courses, tennis, top-notch restaurants, refreshing spa amenities, and two miles of pristine beach to enjoy with

Family Getaway at Charleston’s Island Resort

You’re invited to Charleston’s gorgeous island resort, where the activities are endless: world-class golf courses, tennis, top-notch restaurants, refreshing spa amenities, and two miles of pristine beach to enjoy with your family.

The winner will receive a two-night stay in the new Sweetgrass Inn, where you’ll have stunning panoramic views of the ocean and brand-new luxury accommodations. Also included in the prize package is a $250 resort activity credit to enjoy your choice of dining, spa treatments, Island Adventures family activities, golf, and so much more!


Experience Charleston’s island resort, located less than 30 minutes from the charms of historic downtown Charleston. Wild Dunes Resort offers 1,600 acres of world-class golf, top-ranked tennis, award-winning restaurants, and two miles of pristine beach on Isle of Palms, South Carolina. Each year for a decade, the readers of Travel + Leisure have consistently ranked Charleston the No. 1 City in the U.S. In addition, readers ranked Charleston as the only U.S. destination among the Top 15 Cities in the World. Sweetgrass Inn, the area’s newest coastal-modern hotel, joins Wild Dunes Resort’s unique collection of hotels and 200-plus vacation rentals.

This story was published on May 09, 2021

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