Jekyll Island cottage rentals are available through Parker-Kaufman Realtors, 22 Beachview Dr. (tel. 888/453-5955 or 912/635-2512; www.parker-kaufman.com). The realtor offers over 100 individual properties ranging from a small one-bedroom apartment to a six-bedroom home. Rental prices start at $750 per week in winter, rising to over $5,000 per week in the busy summer months. Reservations for summer rentals are accepted as early as December 1. The office is open Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm.
The landmark island hotel is the luxurious Jekyll Island Club Hotel, 371 Riverview Dr. (tel. 800/535-9547 or 912/635-2600; www.jekyllclub.com), which comes loaded with amenities, pools, restaurants, and golf courses. The original clubhouse opened in 1888, thereafter hosting some of the giants of the Gilded Age. Rooms range $189 to $309.
Jekyll Island Campground, North Beachview Drive (tel. 866/658-3021 or 912/635-3021; www.jekyllisland.com), is managed by the Jekyll Island Authority and is the only island campground in the Golden Isles. On its 18 wooded acres are 206 sites, nestled among live oaks and pines. The facilities include bathhouses, showers, laundry facilities, camping equipment, pure tap water, a grocery store, garbage pickup, propane, and bike rentals. Tent sites cost $23, with hook-up sites available for $28 to $37.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.