“The facility now provides much needed meeting facilities in an ecologically responsible way, which is important to our hotel and echoes the hotel’s philosophy and green practices.”
Jekyll Island, GA (PRWEB) May 24, 2011
Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island Hotel is proud to be nearby the recently opened Morgan Tennis Center. Originally built in 1929, it was a favorite haunt of the Rockefellers, Morgans, Vanderbilts and many of the world’s wealthiest families. It will soon be the East Coast’s premier meeting and social venue thanks to the State of Georgia building a state-of –the-art brand new Convention Center with eco-friendly features.
“This new facility is important as it has preserved and repurposed a historically relevant asset of Jekyll Island,” says Trevor Stratton, Jekyll Island Hampton hotel general manager. “The facility now provides much needed meeting facilities in an ecologically responsible way, which is important to our hotel and echoes the hotel’s philosophy and green practices.”
If you are planning a Jekyll Island wedding, the Islands’ newest hotel, the Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island is ideally located in a historic setting on the scenic southern coast of Georgia. Conveniently located only minutes from the new Morgan Center and 20 miles from the nearest airport, it is close to many attractions, shopping and recreational facilities. The hotel provides 138 guest rooms, 88 of which are suites with balconies, ensuring there is plenty of room for wedding or reunion guests, and other small to medium groups. Jekyll Island Hampton Inn hotel features a brand new boardwalk surrounded by a maritime forest of live oaks and sand dunes leading to a pristine beach, popular for wedding photos and ideal for an intimate wedding or a romantic stroll. The full service lobby lounge offers a tapas and bar menu, perfect for serving poolside.
Business travelers who are in town for a Georgia meeting can use the many services offered in the Business Center including complimentary hi-speed internet, printing, express mail, fax and photocopying. After a hard day in meetings, de-stress in the fitness center or relax poolside with a cold drink. At bedtime, a plush king-sized Clean and Fresh Hampton™ bed will ensure a good nights sleep. Guests can also enjoy the hot full Hampton On The House™ complimentary breakfast or for those in a rush, take advantage of the Hampton On The Run™ Breakfast.
Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island is a popular choice for a couples’ romantic retreat or to enjoy great outdoor adventures with family and friends. The Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island Hotel is Coastal Vacationing at its Best!
About the Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island
The beachfront Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island by Hilton is located on the southernmost of the Golden Isles, Jekyll Island, Georgia. The first new hotel on Jekyll Island since 1974, the eco-friendly, beachside hotel utilized sustainable practices to help preserve and honor one of the eastern seaboard’s few remaining true maritime forest and dune eco-systems. The hotel provides guests with beach access in minutes while maintaining the unique natural area with dunes ranging from 18 to 30 feet above sea level with an elevated wooden walkway, providing guests a scenic route to access the Jekyll Island oceanfront. Each of the 138 rooms at the Jekyll Island hotel feature Cloud Nine, the Hampton bed experience, complimentary high speed internet, free local calls, business center, local area transportation as well as a fitness center and pool. All guests enjoy a hot full Hampton On The House™ complimentary breakfast or for those in a rush, take advantage of the Hampton On The Run™ Breakfast.