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Perry, Georgia
Reviewed 5 June 2015

If you're not staying at Turner Lodge, don't book! Rooms are tiny, cramped and outdated! Very uncomfortable and the room also had a stench. The grounds are nice, however, this property is in need of renovation.

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Miami, Fl.
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Several members of our church participated in a retreat Memorial weekend. Not only did we enjoy the seminar that was presented, the extra treat was the location they chose to hold it. Epworth by the Sea is an incredibly beautiful place. Even though there were several groups on grounds, there was always a sense of serenity and peace. The staff...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Stayed Friday to Monday (May 1st-4th) at the Turner Lodge at Epworth. It was my fourth stay at Epworth but the first in the Lodge, which is the newest building. The room was clean, with iron and ironing board and hair dryer. Had a sink and vanity inside the bathroom and also outside the bathroom. We had a balcony with...

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1Thank Sandy S
Georgia
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights and really have mixed feelings about this place. Pros: The grounds here are breathtaking! From the trees to the docks to Lovely Lane Chapel and the prayer tower, I was taken aback at it's beauty. Their prices are great, and you have a lot of different room options available. The beds are super comfortable and...

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1Thank GatorfansinGA
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Many entertainment, restaurants, dolphin watching tour, local craft and painting available nearby. Take the guided tour of the Island. Go see the Fort Museum. You need to reserve one year in advance it is in demand.

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1Thank Graydog81
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

We have been having a great time exploring St. Simons Island for the past three weeks. We read about this place and we were curious about what we would find. It was a fun and interesting experience. We went to view the former slave cabins that have been restored by a local garden club. That was interesting and they are...

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Callaway, Virginia
Reviewed 17 January 2015

This facility is exactly what we expected it to be. As a retreat/conference center, we anticipated that it would not be a 5 star/5 diamond hotel. The rooms were comfortable, clean, and provided what we needed for the time that we were on the island. The food was served cafeteria style. It was good, and there were a variety of...

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1Thank sanderlyn
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 17 December 2014

I really enjoyed it. It is surrounded by the sea (or water), and has very beautiful scenery. There are very many willow trees and they made it more beautiful. The food also was very good, no one can complain about it.

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2Thank Je L
atlanta
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We stayed in the older motor court section of Epworth and had it to ourselves in late August. Have stayed here many times because we like the full kitchen facilities and separate bedroom (also, it is the least expensive). A sofa in the separate den pulls out into a bed, making this the perfect place for families with kids. Beautiful...

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Dallas, Georgia
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Every year, we at Mount Nebo United Methodist have our Church Retreat at Epworth By the Sea. Every year, we fall in love with this place all over again. The very moment you enter the gate you feel the peace and the serenity and the presence of God. This is truly a world class conference & retreat center and a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Epworth is known for its natural scenic surroundings, complete retreat accommodations, state-of-the-art facilities and wide range of food service options. Among America's most popular Christian retreat and conference centers, Epworth is one of the most beautiful and graceful vacation spots in the magnificent Golden Isles. Whether you are planning a small meeting, large conference, retreat, training session, family vacation or reunion, or just an individual getaway, you can count on our friendly, experienced staff to handle all the details with style. We have housing facilities accommodating up to 900 persons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Epworth By The Sea

Address: 100 Arthur J Moore Dr, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2201
Region: United States > Georgia > Georgia Coast > Golden Isles of Georgia > Saint Simons Island
Price Range: $63 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Epworth By The Sea 2*
Number of rooms: 240
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Epworth By The Sea Hotel Saint Simons Island
Epworth Sea
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