Luxury Travel

Sun and Sand

Jekyll Island Club Hotel – Jekyll Island

The Jekyll Island Club Hotel is a truly landmark experience shaped and nurtured by more than 100 years of devotion to service. Here, on an unhurried island off Georgia's colonial coast, awaits a world of compelling contrasts and perfect balances: old and new.

Nestled on a barrier island off the Georgia coast, the Club opened in 1888 as a hunting retreat for America's wealthy elite. Here, millionaires wintered until the onset of World War II, and the property was abandoned. A restoration in 1986 revealed the club's original beauty and elegance.

Choose from a variety of charming accommodations to call home during stay, with all the appeal you’d expect in a beach trip. Lounge on the sand, take a dolphin cruise, horseback ride on the beach, explore a local lighthouse or bike around the island. Wrap up the day with an in-room massage, followed by dinner in the Courtyard at Crane. 

The Cloister at Sea Island

From its inception, The Cloister at Sea Island has been defined by legendary elegance. Generations of discriminating guests have returned again and again to this secluded coastal retreat. Experience the personal service, spectacular dining, and signature activities that have made The Cloister an enduring tradition. Surrender to the lure of 200 world-class hotel rooms and suites showcasing a unique natural setting and exclusive access to five miles of private beach.

The Cloister is Sea Island's central experience, encompassing the full spectrum of resort amenities and activities. Accommodations at The Cloister have received numerous accolades, including the prestigious Forbes Five-Star award. At the heart of The Cloister is the main building, Sea Island's Mediterranean-masterpiece, inspired by the original 1928 Cloister building. This renowned architectural icon extends into lush, captivating gardens, while rising boldly at river's edge. From a bird's-eye view, The Cloister encompasses a sprawling range of buildings and amenities, including the Sea Island Yacht Club, The Cloister Spa, and The Cloister Beach Club. Fine dining is an essential part of The Cloister experience. Four dining establishments are housed within The Cloister area, including the renowned Georgian Room – Georgia's only Forbes Five-star restaurant.

Luxury accommodations within The Cloister are available in three distinctive settings: The Cloister (main building and wings), The Cloister Beach Club Suites, and The Cloister Ocean Villas. All three settings offer ready access to resort amenities, including The Spa, boating, tennis, squash, and beach activities. Guests are encouraged to do everything – or nothing at all.

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort – St. Simons Island

A member of Historic Hotels of America, the Southern Living Hotel Collection, and on the National Register of Historic Places, The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort is located on the ocean's edge of St. Simons Island, in the Golden Isles of Georgia. Most of the resort's rooms feature ocean views, and many have patios & balconies. Resort accommodations range from premier oceanfront accommodations to economical resort view rooms. The resort also has daily rentals for two- and three-bedroom beach villas and one- to five-bedroom beach houses.

Resort amenities include five oceanfront pools, two Har-Tru tennis courts, massage therapy, and a championship golf course. ECHO Restaurant features the island's only oceanfront dining.

The tranquil haven of St. Simons Island is celebrated for its natural beauty and rich history. It offers unique shops, more than 50 restaurants, numerous historical sites and gorgeous Georgia island scenery that can be viewed by picturesque walking and biking trails.

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