We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jekyll Island Club Resort

Visit hotel website
Traveller (897)
Panoramas (5)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Experience Rated among the top 500 resorts in the world by Travel & Leisure, the Jekyll Island Club offers superb resort accommodations, outstanding service, and an unforgettable landmark experience. The Jekyll Island Club Resort is the perfect destination for a Georgia beach vacation, a romantic getaway or family vacation. The resort offers truly exceptional dining choices ranging from the elegant Grand Dining Room to casual fare at The Wharf, Pool House and the bakery-delicatessen The Pantry. Nine miles of beach, bicycling, 63 holes of golf, tennis, historic tours, horseback riding, and much more ensure that there is something for everyone to enjoy. This historic hotel was originally built in 1886 as a hunting retreat for America’s wealthy elite including J.P. Morgan, William Rockefeller, Joseph Pulitzer, as well as the Vanderbilts, Goulds and Astors. Restored to its original splendor in 1986, it is now a National Historic Landmark and a member of Historic Hotels of America.
Read more
Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Show more
Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Lagoon View
Bay View
Hotel links
Visit hotel website
Special Offer:Island Treasures Package


Full view
69Somewhat walkable
Grade: 69 out of 100
27Restaurantswithin 5 miles
17Attractionswithin 5 miles
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 981
  • 318
  • 101
  • 67
  • 38
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
I love the unique rooms at the JIC. Patty Henning (who was fantastic) told us that the shower and cabinetry were original in our room at Crane. I’ve stayed here several times and no two rooms are alike. The front desk staff, the housekeeping staff, the gift shop cashier ...
Read more
Hotel's Favourite
You will never be disappointed at Jekyll Island Club Resort. If you are an American History Buff you will be blown away. This is the place the first Trans Atlantic Phone Conversation was made. This is where the Federal Reserve was born. The richest families in the world
Read more
Response from BruceW1996, General Manager at Jekyll Island Club Resort
Responded 5 days ago
We love your enthusiasm for the history of The Club as noted in your review. It is truly a remarkable place and yes, with lots of amazing tidbits of history that are not well known. It sounds like you had an awesome visit and we will look for you again the next time you are on Jekyll Island.
Read more
Completly disappointed and we will not go back. We were sold a Mystery weekend so we got there on Friday. No mystery weekend it was one night, Saturday. The mystery night was embarrassingly laughable. The weekend was reduced to 2-3 hours and used hotel staff as characters, worse
Read more
The staff were wonderful, the room was beautiful, and we had a comfortable bed. I highly recommend! The food is quite good as well. We will be back and soon. Thank you for giving us such a memorable vacation.
Read more
Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Our second time at Jekyll island club, this time without the kids— had an amazing time. Our room was amazing, with balcony overlooking the pool and marsh. Room spotless. Hands down the best resort on the island!
Read more
Response from BruceW1996, General Manager at Jekyll Island Club Resort
Responded 5 days ago
A couple of big thank yous-thanks for the recommendation and voted us the best on the island. And, thank you for being a return guest. We hope you will find this to be your home away from home whether it is just the two of you or with the kids. Glad you had a nice stay and please visit again soon.
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuitePool & BeachDining Family and Play AreasBusiness Centre & Event Rooms
Photo provided by managementJekyll Island Club Resort
Guest room
Photo provided by managementJekyll Island Club Resort
Guest room
Photo provided by managementJekyll Island Club Resort
Guest room
Photo provided by managementJekyll Island Club Resort
Photo provided by managementJekyll Island Club Resort
Guest room
From downtown about an hour and 15 minutes
0 votes
Show all answers
The hotel does accept smaller dogs-up to 50 pounds. We have designated pet rooms on the property for them to stay overnight with their families.
1 vote
Show all answers
The answers above are correct! We do not offer a complimentary breakfast, unless you purchase a package that includes it.
1 vote
Show all answers
Yes Mickey, the hotel is handicap friendly and our elevators are working! Just be sure to let our reservations department know your exact needs when booking with us.
0 votes
Show all answers
"Ocean view suites on second or third floor at Jekyll ocean Club or San sousi building at the historic hotel with river view"
"all rooms are unique"
"We are partial to the first floor river view Sans Souci rooms although have loved staying in the Presidential Suite over the years"
"Rooms in the "Cottages" are quieter. Make sure to let the bellmen handle your bags. No elevators in the Cottages"
"ask For upgrade"
US$209 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
jekyll island hoteljekyll island club hotel jekyll island
United StatesGeorgiaGeorgia CoastGolden Isles of GeorgiaJekyll Island
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing