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Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Epworth is a very beautiful property right beside the river. It has two lovely chapels and the bells ring every half hour. Lots of huge oak trees with hanging Spanish Moss. Some of the buildings are newer but the majority appear to be built in the 60's. Wheelchair accessibility is a little dicey. The main registration and dining building has...

2Thank Tessmarica
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Really nice place to stay. People are super sweet and nice. Stayed in the condo's and it was very nice. Breakfast at the Restaurant was very good. The chapel is so pretty. If we ever travel back in this area we will stay here.

Thank Debra H
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The property is amazing, on site staff is wonderful. Group reservations is a different story. Best described as a hot mess. Know that your credit card will be charged the day you make the reservation, which will not ensure that you will have the room you book. If you have more than 50 people and are booking in advance be...

2Thank jeltorro
Dallas, Georgia
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Owned by the United Methodist Church, Epworth offers accomodations for various budget levels from the inexpensive, retro Reynolds to the newest facility, the Turner Lodge. Epworth is a great place for a Church or Business Retreat or for your family vacation. Great facilities including ballfield, tennis courts, large pool, large & small worship areas, class-meeting rooms, etc. A graceful, peaceful...

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Joel W, President/CEO at Epworth By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice review of Epworth By The Sea. We do have a very serene place here on the banks of the Frederica River for rest, relaxation and renewal.

Forest Hills, New York
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Am late in reviewing, but stayed there for an extended weekend in late April/early May, for a friend's wedding (she got married in the beautiful chapel on the grounds). I stayed in the Booth Motel. I thought it was an attractive building (I really like the 1980's architecture). I had reserved a quiet room, which the polite staff had blocked...

1Thank NatureLoverNY58
Reviewed 2 September 2015

I stayed at one of the mom/pop motels. Basic room, clean and safe and quiet. the grounds and surrounding area was just parks, riverfront, and quiet. I loved it. There are a variety of rentals, and the condos/retreat center on the river have balconies and are near to the St Simon area attractions without being in the main area.

Thank lynda s
Reviewed 2 August 2015

My family and I (Me, my wife, 8 yo girl and 2 yo son) stayed for a weekend. We had a blast. We stayed at the Robertson Inn. For the price, I was very pleased with the room, it was larger than average and had a good view of the water. Kids had a blast at the pool, the staff...

2Thank Audiovisu
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I have stayed here many times and always a great place. The costs of rooms are very reasonable. Beautiful grounds and right on the Fredrica River. The Turner Lodge is on the water and all rooms have balconies and water views. This is a Methodist Church Retreat property as well but the mix of folks and fun makes it a...

1Thank David P
Clanton, Alabama
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This is a Methodist Retreat Center that has accommodation. It is beautiful, and is perfect for those looking for a little extra peace/ reflection in their life. The property overlooks the water (with piers) and ancient oaks with Spanish moss cover the property. There is a dining hall that has excellent food with a variety. Very affordable. Also, this is...

2Thank sweetbcharmer
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Stayed here for a conference. Average "motel-like" rooms. Cost of all cafeteria-style meals is included in the cost of the stay, which can get pricy if you are staying here with a family. Scenery is gorgeous. The property sits on the banks of a river and marsh and there are hundreds of huge oaks draped in moss. For the purpose...

1Thank mommyteach73

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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: €46 - €99 (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 Sea
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“Robertson Inn, fourth floor had delightful views of the river.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveA619, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Both the Robertson Inn and the Turner Lodge are the newest rooms on campus and they also all have river views”
 of 5 bubbles G5177XHmarkc, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The only views are in the new higher priced lodges that are far away from the dining hall.”
 of 5 bubbles Tessmarica, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
“the condo was so nice”
 of 5 bubbles debrah267, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Stay in Turner Lodge for the best experience. Pitts or Booth if walking is an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles jeltorro, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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