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Historic beauty

Learned so much about the millionaires who frequested this area. Only the creme de la creme were... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gena C
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Clearwater, Florida
Take time to explore

The historic district is made up of the Club, cottages, and museum. We enjoyed biking and walking... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
646lorit
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Dawsonville, Georgia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Learned so much about the millionaires who frequested this area. Only the creme de la creme were here or could afford to be here. Started as a hunting retreat for the rich and famous. Be sure and take the little troller around the grounds and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The historic district is made up of the Club, cottages, and museum. We enjoyed biking and walking around the area, reading about the history, and browsing through the stores. We even found the famouse hand blown glass art by Loretta Eby. The district is festively...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From the fascinating history of the creation, development, and eventual transformation of the Club, to the individual tours of the cottages, your visit to Jeckyll Island is not complete until you take the tram tour of the historical area. Not just driving around but several...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gus B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe because my interest in the forming of the Federal Reserve here but on the paid four the guide said “I don’t know much about that” Really a lost opportunity to share history - also the organization of the club was not explored etc.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vincentb889
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

History nuts can really get into the history of the club.The rest of this comment is just to satisfy the 100 character minimum required to post anything.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Thanksgiving and were extremely disappointed to find most things closed. We have been coming here for many, many years and the stores on the island have not been closed.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 625laurib
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We explored the historic area and had a good time. We wanted to see the giant plantation live oak tree. AFter looking for about an hour and asking different people of where to find it, maybe it does not exist. Go north a couple hours...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jim C
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Went with my siblings for a tour of the millionaires houses on Jekyll Island. Had a nice informative time, our guide answered all our questions. Learned a great deal about the lifestyles of the rich from around 100 years ago. It was fun and impressive,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Took the 90 minute tram tour of the historic district. The guide was very good, informative and interesting. You get to go into two of the cottages on the tour. There is some walking and stairs to deal with but nothing drastic. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dan8605
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We saw the beauty and walked the halls where America's wealthy got away from their work world and enjoyed their lives and families.

Date of experience: October 2018
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shelbaby72
June 28, 2018|
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Response from Re1977 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have sidewalks that are great for getting around all the historic bldgs. Not sure if the carriage would be accessible, it was hard for us to get in those.
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June 12, 2018|
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Response from Carol G | Reviewed this property |
yes many places to rent. Many of the hotels on island will rent you bikes for a reasonable price
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November 17, 2017|
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