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Greyfield Inn

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Cumberland Island, GA 31527
Greyfield Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This has been on our bucket list for quite some time. From the ferry boat ride during which Mitty Ferguson (owner of the Inn) shared history of the island to the actual Inn and the experiences it offers, our two-night stay was excellent! Dinner soon after we arrived was marinated flank steak, done to perfection! Three other couples were at... More 

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Rochester, Michigan
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate at the Greyfield Inn for a special anniversary. We were very disappointed with the meal. When I booked my reservation I asked what the menu would be and was told the chef would decide the meal. I did not question that because it was such an exquisite place and setting. I was very disappointed in the meal, we had... More 

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Wilmington
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cumberland Island was a place that I wanted to visit for some years. My husband and I decided to celebrate our anniversary there. We arrived late Saturday morning and departed Monday morning. It was a short trip. The island is beautiful, the beach spectacular, The Inn very nice. Staff was accommodating and, with a few exceptions, were very pleasant. I... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant but overpriced. No AC throughout main house. Dining room was HOT. Otherwise a nice experience. Enjoyed the drives. Staff where very good and attended to all of our needs. The boat trip was fun.

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Bent NM
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A house that was the ultimate in high society 120 years ago, tries to duplicate yesteryear’s experience today. That is a difficult job. The rooms and common areas feature period furnishings and knick-knacks left pretty much as they were in the 1800s. Some rooms have shared baths. The setting, with moss draped live oaks, makes one of the most spectacular... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a place to unplug and secluded beaches, this is the place. If you want great service and excellent meals, choose another another place. The boat ride over is very uncomfortable, particularly if the captain has a friend he wants to chat with. Then plan on a 45 minute plus ride , no breeze, in the sun. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All of our expectations for our Greyfield's experience were definitely met or far exceeded. The natural ambience is such a welcome diversion from the normal hustle-bustle! We loved our accommodations in the Big Cottage; all the food was fresh & fabulous; and the pride, knowledge & friendliness of every staff member made it obvious they loved being a part of... More 

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Kingsland, GA
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was not my first time staying on Cumberland Island, but my first time staying at Greyfield Inn. I felt that the total experience was well worth every penny. We traveled on the 12:15 ferry and took the house tour, grabbed our lunches, and went for a bike ride. We then went kayaking before dinner. We had a happy hour... More 

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Hanover, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We recently enjoyed Memorial Day weekend at the Greyfield Inn. After almost a year checking out Cumberland Island via the web, we made reservations to enjoy our anniversary at Greyfield. Bottom line – it was a fantastic stay. Accommodations – we stayed in the Little Cottage and found it to be very comfortable, well appointed, quiet, and equipped with a... More 

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Roswell, New Mexico
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

A wonderful vacation destination. Low key yet five star: the food, accommodations, activities...great! We were ferried to the island just in time for a We travel quite a bit and the memories of this vacation will stay with us for a long time.

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