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The Cloister at Sea Island

100 Cloister Drive, Sea Island, GA 31561
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Houston
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85 reviews 85 reviews
26 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel has won many awards and well lives up to it's reputation. The staff bends over backward to satisfy your every need. By using AMEX's Fine Hotels and Resorts benefit I was given an upgrade to a River View Suite, breakfast daily included and a fruit basket as a resort amenity. The concierge sent a bottle of wine as... More 

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Hilton Head
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I shared a wonderful weekend here celebrating our 50th anniversary, and it was perfect in every aspect! This is a wonderful property, inside and out. This weeknd reminded me of being in a large counrty estate, where the hosts have been awaiting your arrival. It was wonderful, and we will return!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife took me to Sea Island for my birthday and the service is really second to none. Golf courses are great, restaurants were excellent, spa is really nice. My only complaint and it's not so much a complaint considering we anticipated spending a lot of money is that everything is expensive. For example, a 90 minute massage is $290... More 

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SSteilen, President at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at The Cloister and for your nice comments. We appreciate your feedback but we do believe our pricing is commensurate with other Five-Star resorts and as you mentioned in your review, our service is second to none. I hope to welcome you and your family back this year... More 

North Carolina
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96 reviews 96 reviews
31 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We needed a place to stop en route to Orlando. Being the off season, I thought we could try the Cloister at a reasonable rate to see if it was worth splurging for in season. It is. We checked in around 9pm & since we were checking out the next morning the guy at the desk was amazing & upgraded... More 

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Watkinsville, Georgia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Totally relaxing....excellent facilities and staff. Perfect setting, great accomodations. 3 golf courses, great tennis and biking. Beach club has fabulous pools and good beach...not the gulf but overall fantastic! I travel to The Cloister at least once a year. One of my favorite resorts in America! Never want to leave this resort!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never written a review like this, but I'm so appalled by my experience that I felt compelled to do so. Bottom lime is the accommodations and atmosphere are stellar. BUT a simple over billing matter of $300 has taken more than 6 mos to resolve - It's still not resolved. They are quick to bill your CC daily so... More 

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Florida
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are seeking a quiet place to relax and unwind, The Cloister is definately the resort for you... I see why the logo on Sea Island is "Shhhhh". It offers many amenities and outdoor activities -- golf, beach, pools, fishing, kayaking, etc. While visiting during February, I noticed many people fishing off the pier riverside, swimming in the heated... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second year in a row to celebrate our anniversary and this year, Valentines as well. This year we stayed in the main hotel instead of the condos where we stayed last year. We loved being in the main building closer to the spa, amenities and restaurants. There were warm fires burning in all of the lounging rooms / lobby which... More 

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SSteilen, President at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing The Cloister as your anniversary destination for the second year in a row. We are pleased you enjoyed our spa amenities and breakfast in The Georgian Room. I sincerely apologize for the miscommunication on Valentine’s Day about the prix-fixe menu in The Georgian Room. I hope to welcome you back to Sea Island in... More 

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cloister is a gorgeous resort with old school Southern charm. The rooms on the whole are large and luxurious.... large bathrooms, in mirror TV, large tub. We did request to be moved from a bottom floor room because there was a musty smell but we were relocated shortly thereafter. Food, cocktails, tennis Pavillion (clay courts), fitness center, spa, choice... More 

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SSteilen, President at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of The Cloister. We are glad you found our resort to be a wonderful retreat and a breath of fresh “southern air” and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More 

Glen Cove, New York
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This hotel has everything! I spent christmas and new years at the hotel. I don' t think I will ever want to by anywhere else for the holidays. The hotel was decorated beautifully, as well as the landscaping. The hotel's planned activities including dinners, spa, fitness center, fireworks and numerous holiday celebrations kept us busy the entire time. New years... More 

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Address: 100 Cloister Drive, Sea Island, GA 31561
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Location: United States > Georgia > Georgia Coast > Golden Isles of Georgia > Sea Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 175
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