Jekyll Island has been a heralded golf destination since 1898, when members of the Jekyll Island Club created the Island's first golf course. In the decades that have followed, Jekyll island has maintained its reputation are one of the premiere golfing destinations in the nation, attracting acclaimed golf course designers such as Walter Travis and Joe Lee, among others.
In 1886, Jekyll Island was purchased to become an exclusive winter retreat for America's most elite families, known as the Jekyll Island Club. For more than half a century, the nation's leading families, including the Rockefellers, Morgans, Pulitzers, and Goulds came to Jekyll Island "to secure an escape.
Terry Harris, has been a certified chef for the past 20 years. Passion and precision are both valued by Chef Harris. “Plate presentation is very important because most customers eat with their eyes… What looks good to the eyes normally tastes good as well,” Chef Harris remarked. Chef Harris was a chef at surrounding local [...]
The Jekyll Island Authority is celebrating another milestone in the revitalization of the island’s hospitality infrastructure. Construction on the second phase of retail space in the new Jekyll Island Beach Village is under way and is expected to be complete in early 2015. Phase II, encompassing 9,600 square feet, will cost $1,562,000 to develop. Included [...]