The Westin Jekyll Island

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110 Ocean Way, Jekyll Island, GA, 31527, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (912) 635-4545   •  Hotel Reservations: (888) 627-8316

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Explore Family-Friendly Activities on Jekyll Island

At The Westin Jekyll Island, we believe that all of our guests, including kids, deserve to enjoy an unforgettable vacation. Enjoy direct access to Jekyll Island Beach or make a splash at our zero-entry outdoor pool during your stay with us.

If you're ready to venture out and explore beautiful Jekyll Island, there are plenty of activities that cater to guests of all ages, ensuring that every member of your family has a memorable stay. Whether it's spending time at Summer Waves Water Park or at the Georgia Sea Turtle Center, there are no shortage of family-oriented attractions to experience.

Learn more about the various ways to have fun with the kids on Jekyll Island.

The Westin Jekyll Island - Family on Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island is home to an array of popular attractions; from unique wildlife opportunities to educational museums, this family-oriented destination has everything you need for the perfect vacation.


The Westin Jekyll Island - Local Tours
The Westin Jekyll Island - Sea Turtle
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Take a Tour

There's no better way to learn about the area than through a variety of tours. Take a horse carriage ride or a trolley tour to learn more about Jekyll Island's history, or simply go by foot with a park ranger for a nature tour.

Visit Museums

Jekyll Island is famous for its Georgia Sea Turtle Center. Visit year-round and enjoy an interactive experience with turtles in rehabilitation. The Jekyll Island Arts Association is another kid-friendly attraction, showcasing free monthly exhibits of the area's best artwork.

Explore Outdoors

Biking is a preferred method of transportation on Jekyll Island, which showcases more than twenty miles of shaded bike paths. Check out the famous Driftwood Beach for a great family photo opportunity or head to one of the island's stables to go horseback riding down the beach.

Go for a Swim

Cool off in our zero-entry outdoor pool or spend your days soaking up the sun on Jekyll Island Beach. Daily beach chair and umbrella rentals are available for $30 for two lounge chairs, an umbrella and a table. Complimentary towel rental is available poolside.

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