Everything You Need to Know About Freshfields Village

A charming town center, Freshfields Village provides locals and visitors to Kiawah Island with all the services and shops they need as well as hosting regular events. When you stay at the Andell Inn, you’ll be just moments away from everything in the village from notable dining spots to some of the best shopping on the island. In the summers, you can take advantage of the village’s weekly Music on the Green and Starlight Cinema events.

As you begin planning your trip to Kiawah Island, be sure to request access to our complimentary Destination Guide. Using this essential guide, you’ll discover the best of the island with helpful tips from locals about where to eat, visit, and shop as well as more information on Freshfields Village. Countless travelers have used this tool to plan an unforgettable getaway.

Explore Freshfields Village

Boutique Shops and Stores

If you’re hoping to do some shopping during your vacation, Freshfields Village is the place to go. You’ll discover unique items in boutique shops like Beija Flor, a South Carolina-based eco-friendly denim brand, or favorite stores including Vineyard Vines, Lilly Pulitzer, and Southern Tide. View the village’s full directory of stores to explore other retail shops in the area.


Finding the perfect restaurant for dinner couldn’t be easier when you’re staying at the Andell Inn. As you walk through Freshfields Village, you’ll stumble upon a wide array of eateries offering everything from sushi to pizza. In the afternoons, stop into Ben & Jerry’s for a tasty treat to cool down from the summer heat.

For lunch, order a sandwich from The Station Deli or Ladles Homemade Soups. Then, in the evening, you can sip on a glass of wine from FortyEight – A Wine Bar before hitting Cantina 76 for Mexican or Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill. If you’re planning to book one of our suites with a full kitchen, you can stop into the Freshfield Village Harris Teeter to grab some groceries for your room.

Salons and Spas

Whether you’re visiting Kiawah for a special occasion or just looking to take an island getaway, there are several spas and salons close by to help you look and feel your best. Treat yourself to a relaxing massage from Urban Nirvana, then visit the Kiawah Nail Studio for a mani/pedi. For all your cosmetic needs, check out Bluemercury for popular brands like La Mer and Darphin or pop in for a spa treatment including facials, peels, and waxing services.

Unwind on the Island at Andell Inn

Staying at the Andell Inn is the best way to enjoy the beauty of Kiawah Island. Located within Freshfields Village, our boutique hotel allows guests easy access to all these trendy stores and restaurants while also remaining close to the many outdoor attractions on the island. You can rent bikes and ride two miles to the beach or take the few minutes drive to the shore.

When you book our double Queen Guest Room, you’ll have access to two beds, a large work area, and bathroom with vanity. Though these rooms do not offer a full kitchen, you will have a mini fridge and microwave. While booking the room, be sure to request a view of the water for a beautiful morning sight.

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