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The Cloister at Sea Island

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100 Cloister Drive, Sea Island, GA 31561
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This was a gorgeous place to stay. We loved all of it. The fitness center was great. The service wonderful. Food at Tavola and the River Bar was very good and not terribly over-priced. We didn't feel nickel and dimed to death, like we do at the Ritz (free coffee in morning and tea in afternoon, internet, etc.) We felt... More 

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Brentwood, TN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The Cloister is a grand place. We spent her honeymoon there and we returned over New Year's week. We had an extraordinary room that was absolutely wonderful.We have traveled and eaten in many places in the world. We had the most wonderful dining experience that we have ever had at the Cloister. That dining experience was in the Georgian Room.... More 

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RRiess, General Manager at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to celebrate New Year’s at Sea Island! I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and the dining experiences including the Chef’s Table in the Georgian Room. Please accept my sincere apology for the restaurant closings during your visit. I will speak directly with the department leaders regarding the issues you mentioned. I certainly appreciate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

Sea Island's NYE party was the grandest party ever! There were numerous bands playing a variety of genres in several venues on the Cloister property. The band in the Grand Ballroom, Bobby and the Aristocats, were fabulous! Over 20 minutes of fireworks on the back porch. Literally Thousands of people everywhere. So fun!

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RRiess, General Manager at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to spend New Year's at Sea Island. It is a pleasure to hear you enjoyed the music and activities – we strive to offer our guests of all ages a variety of experiences for everyone to enjoy. I hope to welcome you back to Sea Island soon. More 

Rochester, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The Cloisters at Sea Island is very elegant but very comfortable. We visited for three days including New Year's Eve. The service is excellent and the staff is very warm and friendly. Our room was at The Beaches and we dined at The Cloisters and The Lodge. Everything was wonderful. I have NEVER seen a New Year's Eve with such... More 

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RRiess, General Manager at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you for being a recent guest at The Cloister at Sea Island. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and the activities during New Year's and hope to welcome you back to Sea Island soon. More 

north carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed in the ocean villas at Sea Island for New Year's. We had a one bedroom with a pullout sofa in the den. The villas are huge, clean and wonderfully appointed. There were 2 full baths, nice kitchen and laundry room. There are two porches, but it was too cold to sit out. We did watch the fireworks from... More 

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Charleston, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

I have stayed at a number of five star resorts and hotels and this was by far the best experience. The service is amazing, the food was fantastic and the room was so luxurious, charming and comfortable that we hated to leave it. But once we walked around the grounds and saw the spa, the gym and the pools and... More 

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RRiess, General Manager at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you for being a recent guest at Sea Island. I appreciate you taking the time to write regarding your experience at our resort and am pleased to know you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to welcoming you back to Sea Island in the spring. More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

In every respect (service, amenities, cuisine, atmosphere, location, facilities, recreation) The Cloister at Sea Island kives up to its five-star plus rating. Recommended for vacation, special occasions, holidays.

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san francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Just returned from the Cloisters at Sea Island. We had the most amazingly fun relaxing and elegant stay imaginable. My wife has been taking people on luxury journeys all over the world for 25 years and The cloisters at sea island met every expectation. The facility is over-the-top. The hotel,the golf, the spa, the beach access and every activity under... More 

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RRiess, General Manager at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write and sharing your recent stay experience at Sea Island. I truly appreciate your warm compliments and look forward to sharing them with the team. I hope to welcome you and your family back to Sea Island soon. Please contact me directly if I may be of assistance. More 

Winter Park, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

For 20+ years we have driven past this resort off of Interstate 95 in Georgia on our way to visit family. This year, we found it and stayed for 2 nights amazed and what we have been missing! The Cloisters is the epitome of Southern charm and elegance. Throw in excellent food at a variety of onsite restaurants with outstanding... More 

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RRiess, General Manager at The Cloister at Sea Island, responded to this review

Thank you for being recent guests at The Cloister and taking the time to share your experience. We pride ourselves on our gracious hospitality and charm and are thankful you chose to spend a few days with us. I look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

new york
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Beautiful historic property with extraordinary rooms/baths; common areas are gorgeous; numerous options for unique activities - falconry classes, skeet shooting, kayaking, fishing - as well as more "resort -type" features including spa, tennis, pools and beach; great restaurants; hospitable staff. Cannot wait to return.

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