LOCATION AND LODGING
Jekyll Island, one of Georgia’s four Golden Isles, offers miles of gentle beaches along the Atlantic, scenic golf courses, tennis courts, sailing and close proximity to the other Golden Isles. Historic sites abound, including old forts, lovely mansions of yesteryear, and intriguing museums.
The tradition of The Jekyll Island Club began a century ago, when it was founded as an exclusive retreat for the Morgans, Pulitzers, Rockefellersand Vanderbilts. Visitors may enjoy the same natural beauty and elegant architecture in the newly restored Jekyll Island Club, where these highsociety members once came to relax.
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Additional lodging options
Jekyll Oceanfront Clarion Resort
Buccaneer Beach Resort Oceanside Inn & Suites
Oceanside Inn & Suites
Days Inn & Suites
GOLF: With 63 holes of golf, Jekyll Island is Georgia’s largest public golf resort. Three 18-hole courses and a historic nine-hole course offer an unmatched variety of golf experiences operating from one facility. The laid-back atmosphere combined with quality conditions have made Jekyll Island a popular group and tournament site, including the home of the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship and the Georgia State High School Championship.
SUMMER WAVES WATER PARK: From exciting water slides for older children and adults to a lazy river great for a relaxing day in the sun, Summer Waves is the perfect spot to cool down. The park also has an area for younger children. Visit www.summerwaves.com or call 912-635-2074 for details.
TENNIS: The Jekyll Island Tennis Center, with 13 clay courts, has been recognized as one of the finest municipal facilities in the country. Camps for every level are offered during the summer and personal lessons and small-group clinics can be scheduled when you arrive.
MARINAS, FISHING & BOATING: Characterized by over 700,000 acres of salt marsh, numerous fresh water rivers and miles of pristine ocean, the Georgia coast is fishing heaven for tarpon, whiting, red drum, sea trout, triple tail, spotted sea trout, striped mullet, sheepshead, black drum and the list goes on.
BEACHES: Sunbathe, swim, beachcomb or jog – Jekyll Island boasts 10 miles of uncrowded, unspoiled beach for a variety of activities. Find solitude and communion with nature where the land meets the sea. Shell collecting is a popular island pastime for guests young and old.
SEA KAYAKING AND CANOEING: You’ve never seen marshland from this close before! One of the best ways to explore Jekyll’s estuarial waters is in a kayak or canoe. Experience the intriguing ecosystem of Georgia’s beautiful coast when you strap on your lifejacket and grab a paddle!
BICYCLE TRAILS: Explore over 20 miles of winding trails perfect for biking, jogging or walking. These paved paths are a great way to explore Jekyll’s historic sites, beaches, marshes and maritime forests.
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