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Jekyll Island, Savannah

Jekyll Island - Savannah, Georgia
Jekyll Island
US Highway 17, Jekyll Island, GA 31527Map
+1 912 635 4081

Across a six-mile causeway, this barrier island paradise was once the exclusive playground of the very rich at the turn of the century. Converted to a state park in 1947, 33 structures have been restored in the 250-acre historic district as museums, art galleries, shops, and restaurants along with the grand Jekyll Island Club Hotel. Marvels of wealth and architecture, the magnificent winter homes of Rockefeller, Morgan, Aster, Pulitzer, Vanderbilt, Macy and Goodyear are open to the public. The island offers family-friendly escapes with nature trails, golf, tennis, camping and 10 miles of beach. It's a rewarding step back in time.

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By JeNnY LaNoRa** | Posted 03/06/11
  I have traveled extensively & Jekyll Island is my favorite place in the universe. I always feel at peace there & there is a saying that once your feet touch the sands of Jekyll Island, you will always return. This must be true since I have been there countless times since the first time my feet touched the sand over thirty years ago. It was always my daughter's favorite place too & she has continued the tradition with my grandchildren....   Read More
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3 rd most recommended thing to do in Savannah, GA