We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Sandpiper - Beach Is Just A Stroll Over The Dunes

Save
Our favorite room. Enjoy the oak grove in comfort.
Excellent
4 reviews
Our favorite room. Enjoy the oak grove in comfort.
Sandpiper Cottage.
Relax on the balcony and listen to the ocean surf.
Upper level family room has a vaulted ceiling and slate floors.
Another view of the large common room. The balcony is to the left.
The spacious kitchen looks out onto the screened-in porch.
The dining room accommodates 8-10 people.
Upstairs front bath.
Lower level family room with a futon.
The master bedroom has a king bed, private bathroom, and a walk-in closet.
Master bathroom's two sinks.
Master bath shower with bench.
Bedroom 2 has a king bed.
Bedroom 3, with its queen bed, has a private bathroom.
Bedroom 3, with its queen bed, has a private bathroom.
Bedroom 4 has a queen size bed.
Bedroom 5 can sleep 8, with its double and two bunks with pull-out trundles.
Bedroom 6 has a trundle bed.
Walk from the balcony to the screened-in porch or down to the grill.
View of the back yard oak grove from the screen-in porch.
Path to the beach.
Path through the dunes to the beach.
Steps down to the beach.
Facing directly south from our steps to the beach.
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
6 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 20
Jekyll Island, Golden Isles of Georgia, Georgia
From Sandpiper, with its 17 live oak trees, it's only a 100 yard stroll over the dunes to the beach. Jekyll's beach is frequently quiet and uncrowded. See pelicans, sandpipers, and other shorebirds, catch a glimpse of a passing dolphin, or search tidal pools for shells. Further north along the shore, Driftwood Beach is dotted with hauntingly beautiful live oaks and pines that the Atlantic has eroded and toppled onto their sides. Grab a sand bucket, noodle, or beach chairs from the house to take with you. There's an outside shower if you want to rinse off when you return.

A newly renovated, split-level home, Sandpiper's six bedrooms can sleep 20 people with its 2 kings, 3 queens, 1 trundle, and 2 bunk beds with roll-out trundles. A futon in one of the common rooms can accommodate two people. Converse, play games, or watch...
Read more
About the Owner, Mike and Lara M
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #FKN4644901
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 4 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
Any
English first
TishaS343
Casper, Wyoming
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in March 2018

Sandpiper was a key part in our amazing Jekyll Island/Cumberland Island trip. We stayed for a week and every one of our 17 family members left wishing we didn't have to. Sandpiper was even better than the pictures and surpassed our every expectation. The short stroll to the beach was an adventure for the kids every time we made it,...

More
Management response:

Reviews like yours keep us renting our home. We love hearing that another family made such precious memories at Sandpiper. Wishing you continued happy travels, with perhaps another visit to Jekyll in the future.

More

Report response as inappropriate
sunshine7...
atlanta
Level 4 Contributor
17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

A group ladies from work took a long weekend and stayed at the Sandpiper cottage. We enjoyed the large great room upstairs for movies. The home was very neat and clean. The home was stocked with plenty of towels for baths. The kitchen was recently remodeled with granite counter tops. We all had seperate bedrooms,which was amazing to a find...

More
Management response:

Sounds like fun! We are happy to tell you that this fall we will be upgrading Sandpiper. Out outdoor spaces will greatly increase! Hopefully you will rent with us again and enjoy our changes as well as more of the island.

More

Report response as inappropriate
PegB
Lutherville MD
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 for a stay in March 2016
2
people found this review helpful

We rented this house at spring break to visit with our family who live on Jekyll and to accommodate 3 families - 6 adults and 6 kids. The layout and bedrooms were perfect for us and everyone was very happy with their rooms. The large living room was ideal for reading, lounging, visiting and watching tv (briefly in the mornings...

More
Management response:

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to housing you again.

More

Report response as inappropriate
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (5)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (20)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
At least one guest in the house should be 25 years of age or older. Many dog breeds are allowed with prior approval and a $150+tax pet fee. Note that Jekyll Island has a leash...
More
Bathrooms
    5 Full baths
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    2 Super Kings
    2 Bunks
    3 Kings
    1 Sofa
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
€732
US$900
€3,661
US$4,500
--
24 Feb 2018 -
25 May 2018
Spring 2018
7 nights --
€2,848
US$3,500
--
28 Jul 2018 -
3 Aug 2018
Spring 2018
7 nights --
€3,255
US$4,000
--
4 Aug 2018 -
13 Sep 2018
Fall 2018
3 nights
€504
US$620
€2,522
US$3,100
--
View all periods
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: €610 / stay - Deposit
Hide Rates
Map
About the neighbourhood
The main road around the island is Beachview (on our side of the island) and Riverview (on the other side.) A series of streets called 'the lanes' extend eastward off of Beachview. They are T-shaped, with houses on top of the T fronting the beach. With a house in the lanes, you don't have to cross Beachview to get to the beach. The lanes are not through streets and are very quiet.

Sandpiper is the second house from the beach, on the left corner near the top of the T. The path to the beach is a public right-of-way and can be thought of as an extension to the leg of the T.
Getting around
I love Nelson Lane's beach path as it feels like you walk through a tunnel (under the trees) and then pop out at the top of beach. The path is mostly sand and toward the end there is a clear path over a sand dune (and under the oaks), but there is a gentle slope. There are five or six steps down to the beach. These steps have been made by positioning stone with the addition of concrete, so they are of uneven height.

The bike path is right next to Beachview Dr., so you turn right out of the house and pass three houses to get there. All the lanes are low traffic and everyone simply rides their bikes on the street to get to the main path.
Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN4644901
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
from
€504
/
Night
Week
Month
Book Now
62 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.