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Villas by the Sea Resort & Conference Center

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Reviewed 24 March 2015

Villas by the Sea is an old school style low slung condominium community located on the Atlantic Ocean beach side of Jekyll Island. Iconic driftwood beach, sun bleached Live Oak trees stranded in the encroaching surf, is there. Very laid back. Very private. Hosts a...More

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Response from Richard C, General Manager at Villas by the Sea Resort & Conference CenterResponded 25 March 2015

Hello Tom C.- Thank you for your colorful description of the Villas and surrounding area. Our privately operated Driftwood Bistro restaurant is quite popular and we are fortunate to have our 17 acres of wooded scenery and beachside location for all to enjoy. We hope...More

Reviewed 20 March 2015

I just tried to make a reservation and was met by a very unfriendly person on the phone, Misa. I asked for a travel agent rate and without checking this employee blurted "we don't have any" and that's it. Didn't offer anything else & was...More

2  Thank Jbap
Response from Richard C, General Manager at Villas by the Sea Resort & Conference CenterResponded 25 March 2015

Dear Jbap- I would like to sincerely apologize for the lack of professionalism displayed by our reservation agent. I assure you this is not typical of type of service we provide. Comments are crucial to the successful operation of our resort and I thank you...More

Reviewed 12 March 2015

Villas By the Sea is on the North end of Jekyll island. The setting I believe is the best of all the lodging on the Island as it is set in the shade of live oak trees and is very woodsy. Short walk to Driftwood...More

3  Thank jplapis
Response from Richard C, General Manager at Villas by the Sea Resort & Conference CenterResponded 25 March 2015

Thank you so much for your comments and we are glad you enjoyed your visit! We hope that Jekyll Island and Villas by the Sea are in your future travel plans!

Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

First time staying here in last 4 years. We should of stayed here the last 3. We rented studio which was enough space for us. Had refrig, micro. Stove, etc so you can prepare some meals. We brought our dogs for Sandy Paws. Their outside...More

2  Thank Rachel G
Response from Richard C, General Manager at Villas by the Sea Resort & Conference CenterResponded 25 March 2015

Welcome back Rachel! We are so glad that you returned for another visit to the Villas and hope you will continue to consider Villas by the Sea again! Thank you!

Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

I have attended the same special event held at Jekyll Island over several years.This was my 1st time staying at Villas By the Sea for this event--and I will say completely & totally the best time ever due in large part to the excellent service,accomodations,cleanliness...More

2  Thank GreyLady1
Response from Richard C, General Manager at Villas by the Sea Resort & Conference CenterResponded 25 March 2015

Dear GreyLady- How wonderful to read about your experience as a first time visitor. Jekyll Island has many memorable places to visit and enjoy the surroundings. We hope that your future travel plans will include a return visit and another stay at Villas by the...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$147 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$147 - US$318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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asbailey12
12 September 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Property representative |
Good morning, Our pool uses a rooftop, solar heating system. The weather is quite comfortable in October and I am fairly certain that the pool will still be comfortable during your visit. Thank you.
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Lesley N Jason C
16 May 2017|
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Response from Richard C | Property representative |
Good morning Lesley, Yes, every villa, regardless of location (other than a 1BR) has a balcony. 2BR villas have one balcony and 3BR villas have 2. Thank you, Dick Coyle General Manager
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jeanette66_10
30 March 2017|
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Hello, thank you for your inquiry. We have a $100.00 non-refunadable pet fee and there is a 40 lb. limit for dogs (no other pets permitted). Thank you. Dick Coyle General Manager
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"Grab an oceanfront unit if you can."
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"The ocean view rooms are terrific Buy the No Nats spray in the gift shop upon arrival"
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"Our room was at the northern end of the property yet 2 minutes to walk to lobby or Driftwood Restaurant or to..."
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"If you want a view of the water, you may want to inquire about the upper floors. There are no elevators that..."
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