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Historic Jekyll Wharf

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Address: N Riverview Dr, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-0861
Phone Number: 912-635-3152
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Amazing Sunsets but bring Your Bug Spray

We took the most beautiful Sunset pictures there but maybe because of Hurricane Matthew there were bugs biting you. We normally do not encounter as many bugs as we did this trip... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Viola221
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Mohrsville, PA
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Ware, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off to admire the hotel, so had a walk to the wharf. It's pretty, but it wad covered in bird and bird poop everywhere. It' was a nice place to enjoy the sunset. The restaurants were t open, but it probably would be nice to eat here.

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Mohrsville, PA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the most beautiful Sunset pictures there but maybe because of Hurricane Matthew there were bugs biting you. We normally do not encounter as many bugs as we did this trip. I should have known when my husband said the fish were jumping out of the water that they were feeding on bugs. There were 8 to 10 of... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

During the Guilded Age the Jekyll Wharf was the gateway to the island. Millionaires (with family and servants in tow) would disembark from their yachts and have their first view of their island home for the next few months. A ferry transported train travelers or locals from Brunswick. Today, boats traveling the Intercoastal Waterway can anchor at the Jekyll Wharf.... More 

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Thank Carol A S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We have visited the Jekyll wharf numerous times at Jekyll. As a matter of fact it is rare we visit the island and not go to the Wharf. There are wonderful restaurants, live music, a gift shop and boat tours available here. The view is lovely at high or low tide and this is a peaceful serene place to visit.... More 

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Powder Springs, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Amazing sunsets and just recently at low tide got to see sailboats with no water under them - quite interesting. This is the actual wharf that Captain Clark brought the rich and famous over from Brunswick to the Club.

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MONROE
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We walked to this attraction, everything was closed, they wer getting ready to open, it was a nice view across the river.

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We stopped here after a wonderful day on the nearby beach. The atmosphere and views are just a memorable way to finish the day on this Georgia island. Be sure to try the seafood; it is so fresh! It is a great find.

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Greer, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We stopped here to "rest" during our island bike rides. We ate lunch at the RAH bar which is located on the wharf twice and enjoyed the views.

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1 Thank Maureen B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The sunsets here at the wharf can not be beat and I don't think you can take a bad picture here! SOme nights the RAH BAR has live music (some better than others) and you can sit outside and catch a lovely breeze as you relax

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New Berlin, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great place to eat, drink and watch the sunset. Food is excellent, but the atmosphere is casual. You can eat on the wharf or go inside and enjoy the same views in Latitude 31.

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