“Timbers Kiawah is the front row seat to the best beach on the east coast,” said David Burden, Executive Chairman and Founder of Timbers Resorts. “Developed with families in mind, we believe it provides the perfect setting for generations – it captures the spirit of the Lowcountry and showcases the ultimate in seaside living. We are thrilled to be part of the tight-knit community of Kiawah and we look forward to welcoming all of our new owners to the Timbers family.”
Featuring coastal interiors by J. Banks Design and architecture by Poss Architecture + Planning, Timbers Kiawah – Ocean Club & Residences offers resort-like amenities including a private clubhouse with a central living room, wine cellar, climate-controlled owners, a private bar and a state-of-the-art fitness center. Also available exclusively to Timbers residents and their guests is a private beach club with an oceanfront pool and beach services, plus an array of programs for families and children.
“The Timbers Kiawah experience is unlike any other in the Lowcountry,” said Greg Spencer, CEO of Timbers Resorts. “We have organized a team of the most talented professionals to offer a new and exclusive experience on Kiawah Island. From the interiors to the list of activities, we work diligently to provide a carefree setting for owners to relax and enjoy what Kiawah has to offer.”
With sales on track to sell out, Timbers Kiawah’s sales success proves the continued strength of Timbers Resorts’ condominium model. The Timbers concept offers owners a hassle-free ownership experience – both on and off the island – by offering year-round on-site management as well as pre-arrival provisioning, on-site concierge services island, owner’s storage, valet parking and daily housekeeping.
Three-bedroom residences and four-bedroom penthouses
Currently for sale, Timbers Kiawah Residences are spread across three separate buildings connected by the property’s exclusive beach club and pool deck. Each house offers panoramic ocean views and spacious interiors suitable for families. Recognized as one of the most desirable properties on Kiawah Island the 18 three-bedroom homes total more than 2,200 square feet each, while the development’s marquee listings — its three four-bedroom penthouses — offer more than 3,600 square feet of interior space. All residences feature floor-to-ceiling windows, expansive outdoor decks, and a host of high-quality finishes and furnishings – most of which have been custom-made by J. Banks Design, an international firm recognized by Interior design among the best in hotel design.
World-class amenities and services
Timbers Kiawah offers owners private access to a dedicated set of luxury amenities and personalized services. The heart of the complex is the beach club, where the beachfront swimming pool, residents-only restaurant and beach services are located. Serving lunch only, the restaurant selects the freshest selections of seafood, vegetables and meats from the region and infuses traditional Lowcountry flavors into every dish. Dishes include flounder ceviche, local crab and corn cakes and, of course, chili cheese, a staple in the Carolinas.
Timbers Kiawah also features a clubhouse and lounge, owner services team, temperature-controlled wine cellar, children’s playroom and fitness center in state-of-the-art form. Here, residents can send personalized postcards designed by Charleston artist Rick Sargent to their families and friends; request any service ranging from meal delivery to childcare; and book restaurant reservations and day trips. When purchasing a residence, Timbers Kiawah will commission a caricature portrait of the family, which will hang in the main room of the clubhouse.
Throughout the property, Timbers Kiawah uses only bamboo cutlery and straws to help protect Kiawah Island endangered sea turtles. Conservation is an integral part of the company’s DNA, and new programs dedicated to this cause will continue to roll out throughout the next year.
A family bond
Timbers Resorts was founded on the idea of providing places where families can spend time together, so it’s fitting that Timbers Kiawah is following suit. David Burden and his son, Chris Burdenset out to create a special place on Kiawah Island which could benefit future generations of their families as well as those of their owners. Chris, a native of South Carolina and lead developer on the project, curated each of the property’s experiences to capture the spirit of the Lowcountry. Creating an authentic local lifestyle is a signature of the Timbers brand, but as a local himself, Chris has a passion for creating the perfect vibe and ambiance.
“Kiawah Island has always been a special family destination,” said Chris Burden, general manager of development at Timbers Resorts. “From day one, I have been personally invested in ensuring this property stays true to the Lowcountry way of life. Now that the property is open, I look forward to sharing this experience with the owners.”
Chris has worked alongside the management team to develop unique sporting, cultural and culinary activities and plans to personally organize activities for the owners. Departure November 2018the following programs will be available: yoga on the beach, cooking classes, pop-up art galleries, wine tastings and more.
Best destination in USA
Timbers Kiawah is located in one of the nation’s premier five-star beach, golf and tennis destinations. Just south of Charleston, South Carolinathe upscale private community boasts over 90 holes of championship golf, including the famed Ocean Course, which will host the 2021 PGA Championship. In addition to 10 miles of crescent-shaped beach, Kiawah is also home to the award-winning Sanctuary Hotel , which was rated the #1 family resort in the United States and Canada by Travel + Leisure and the #1 tennis resort in the world for the past four consecutive years.
Residents of Timbers Kiawah are minutes from Freshfields Village, a shopping and dining center, 30 minutes from downtown Charleston and 45 minutes from Charleston International airport. They have direct access to over 123 acres of parkland and 30 miles of bike paths and the opportunity to become a member of the Kiawah Island Club.
First market for second homes
Kiawah Island was rated by Barrons among the top five luxury second home destinations in the United States and is currently in the national spotlight for its exciting $1 billion development boom. Timbers Kiawah is one of the key new offerings and the only private residence club in the area.
Three-bedroom residences at Timbers Kiawah – Ocean Club & Residences start at $490,000 for 1/9 ownership, and four-bedroom penthouses start at $1.34 million for 1/6th participation.
For more information about Timbers Kiawah or to arrange a sales presentation, please visit the website at www.timberskiawah.com/pr.
About Timbers Hotels:
Timbers Resorts is the developer and operator of a collection of properties in more than 16 of the world’s most diverse upscale destinations. The Timbers collection includes private resorts, hotels and resort residences in some of the world’s most desirable ski, golf, recreation and beach locations. Since 1999, Timbers Resorts has been committed to being authentic, unique and respectful of the destination, focusing on family and experiences, and never compromising on quality and service. Owners of Timbers Collection properties enjoy an ownership experience with extended benefits through a multitude of travel and lifestyle partners such as Sentient Jet, Hertz, BMW, Priority Pass and many more, as well as access to the Timbers reciprocal program and the ability to trade vacation time with other destinations in the portfolio. Current Timbers Collection properties can be found in aspen, beaver stream, Cape San LucasJupiter, Kaua’i, Kiawah Island, maui, NapaScottdale, mass of snow, Sonoma, Southern CaliforniaSteamboat, Tuscany and Vail. For more information, please visit www.timbersresorts.com, www.facebook.com/timbersresorts, www.twitter.com/timbersresorts and www.pinterest.com/timbersresorts.
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