November 5, 2021
Just a short drive from downtown Charleston, Freshfields Village is a bustling gathering place on Kiawah Island. There are so many things to do and see to make for a lovely wedding weekend on the island. This blog post will cover our top picks of where to go and what to do at Freshfields Village from the perspective of a Kiawah Island wedding planner.
The Andell Inn, just a few steps away from Freshfields Village in Kiawah Island, was named one of Southern Living’s Best New Hotels in 2015. It has a boutique village hotel theme with rooms that are fully equipped with kitchens, a living room, and one or two bedrooms depending on what you need. It’s managed by Local Hotel Adventures and is part of the Marriott International and Residence Inn hotel network. You can start your morning with a fresh breakfast on the patio overlooking the beautiful lowcountry views. Dip your toes in the saltwater pool and get poolside service.
FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen
FortyEight features 48 exceptional wines by the glass every day, 840 hand selected wines by the bottle every day, 48 local and regional craft beers, a full cocktail bar, and delicious menu. Their menu features domestic and imported cheese, charcuterie platters, salads, paninis, flatbreads, chocolates and other sweets, and much more.
FortyEight – Reserve Room offers private events for up to 100 people, perfect for a rehearsal dinner on the island.
Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill
Lovers of sushi can feel right at home at Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill. Fuji has a modern and laid-back atmosphere along with indoor or patio seating. It’s great for everything from family dinners to a special date night.
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at one of South Carolina’s leading day spas.
Urban Nirvana has 14 different massage plans, featuring hot stones, cocoa shea butter wrap, scalp massage, and much more.
For coffee lovers, Java Java is the place to be on Kiawah Island. Independently owned and featuring locally sourced and award-winning Charleston coffee beans, Java Java offers a variety of pastries and other breakfast and lunch options.
They are open 7 days a week from 7 am to 5 pm. Beyond coffee, there are also yummy smoothies that you can order in store or online.