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Local Partners of Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina

Local partners in Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina show their support to their local communities for the benefit of the people. Read more about our hospitality partners and their businesses below.

Georgia Partners

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The Golden Isles of Georgia

Nestled on the Georgia coast, midway between Savannah, GA and Jacksonville, FL, lie four beautiful barrier islands – St. Simons Island, Sea Island, Jekyll Island, Little St. Simons Island – and the mainland city of Historic Brunswick. Pristine stretches of marshland, punctuated by small islands known as hammocks, define the breathtaking landscape and create the appearance of a continuous stretch of land reaching out to the barrier islands. The Golden Isles is also heralded as a destination where the gentleman’s game of golf meets genuine Southern hospitality in a seaside setting with a rich and storied history.

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Jekyll Island, Georgia

Set on a property dating from the 19th century, this castle-like, upscale resort, spread among five buildings, is a 6-minute walk from the Jekyll Island Museum, 2 miles from the Summer Waves Waterpark, and 4 miles from Driftwood Beach. Elegant rooms with Victorian-style furnishings feature flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, and coffeemakers. Upgraded units add whirlpool tubs, fireplaces, balconies, and pull-out sofas. The resort’s amenities include three restaurants, an outdoor pool, gym, private beach pavilion, putting green, croquet court, and a salon and spa. A resort fee covers pool towels, beach amenities, parking, intra-island transportation, and fitness room access.

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Brunswick, Georgia

The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce is a member-based organization that provides leadership in fostering a dynamic business environment for the entire community. The Chamber has served as the “Voice of Business” in the community since its inception in 1954. The Chamber functions as the community’s advocate for a vibrant and prosperous economy and outstanding quality of life for the Golden Isles of Georgia. They are committed to promoting a positive economic climate, through the support and initiation of projects and programs benefiting the entire community’s welfare.

The Kress Brunswick Georgia

Brunswick, Georgia

The Kress Brunswick survived many challenges and changes since being constructed in 1909. This current and most ambitious repurposing and renovation enjoys the support and pride of our community. This stunning, boutique hotel offers a resort experience, inspired by Southern hospitality. The Kress Brunswick has 12 short-term vacation rentals with views looking over the historic district. The floor level includes Brunswick Rocks, a non-profit rock climbing gym. The rooftop is occupied by 1509 Brunswick, a rooftop bar and restaurant with a cigar lounge.

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Jekyll Island, Georgia

This simple hotel is a 9-minute walk from the Jekyll Island Convention Center and 1.6 miles from the Georgia Sea Turtle Center. All rooms have ensuite bathrooms with showers and tubs, plus free WiFi, TVs, microwaves, minifridges, and coffeemakers. Suites add separate living areas, kitchenettes, and balconies. Kids 17 and under stay free with a paying adult. Their continental breakfast is free. There’s an outdoor pool, a kids’ pool, and a hot tub, as well as a business center, meeting rooms, and free parking for RVs and buses.

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Darien, Georgia

The Darien-McIntosh Chamber of Commerce serves the towns within McIntosh County, Georgia through its representation of the business community and all who work towards a prosperous, healthy, and happy town. Business and professional people work together with the Chamber to ensure that the best interests of the community, coupled with the most ethical standards of work and employment, are held to the highest level. Civic-minded individuals work in a variety of fields, support numerous charitable endeavors, and encourage the development of leadership for future generations.

Cedar Lodge Waverly Georgia

Waverly, Georgia

Cedar Lodge on Honey Creek is a wedding and event venue located in beautiful Waverly, Georgia. The main lodge can accommodate 150 people inside and another 100 on the outside deck. The lodge has two beautifully appointed private rooms upstairs for dressing and preparation before events. The lodge is fully equipped with tables and chairs to accommodate 275 guests. There is a catering kitchen as well as a walk-in cooler for vendors. Their property also has an open concept barn that can accommodate up to 75 people. The barn is great for more relaxed events, such as rehearsal dinners or birthday parties.

Wayne County Chamber of Commerce

Jesup, Georgia

The Wayne County Chamber is said to be the ‘pace-setter’ for their local business community and to advance or expand Wayne County’s economy. They are full of resources enabling others to make introductions and gain traction to build their business. The mission of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce is to promote and advance the business interests of their community through advocacy, networking, education, economic development, workforce development and community building to empower entrepreneurs and professionals from all backgrounds to thrive and succeed today and in the future.

Savannah, Georgia

The Savannah area Chamber strives to be the voice for the businesses, foster cooperative partnerships, and enhance their members’ success, promoting a positive climate to strengthen the prosperity of their region by establishing a business environment regarded as the best in the nation. They position diversity, equity and inclusion (D.E.I.) as critical for business development and growth. With D.E.I., they grow their talent, resources, and the business opportunities necessary for the Savannah area to thrive in an increasingly competitive global marketplace. The Savannah Area Chamber supports these values through their policies, practices, membership services, and community engagement.

Savannah, Georgia

Southern hospitality with modern sensibilities. The Bluff Savannah Historic is a boutique hotel located in Savannah’s Historic District. Take a bike ride through tree-lined streets or catch a shuttle bus throughout the historic district (based on availability). The boutique shops on River Street and Bay Street are just minutes away. Enjoy their Twin Spades Cocktail Bar and cozy guest rooms complete with Nespresso® coffee machines.

Savannah, Georgia

Five minutes from the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, this DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel located near I-95 puts historic Savannah sights like Chippewa Square just a 20-minute drive away. Their fitness center is open 24 hours, and they have a seasonally heated, screened-in pool. Every stay starts with a warm chocolate chip cookie. Enjoy The Hangar Lounge and Grill, a bistro style restaurant located in the lobby serving breakfast and dinner with a variety of comfort foods and local cuisine. A full service bar is open nightly, serving signature cocktails, wine, and beer.

Savannah, Georgia

Providing everything you need for a successful business or leisure getaway, the Courtyard Savannah Airport features thoughtful amenities in a convenient location just 2 miles from Savannah/ Hilton Head International Airport. From intimate touches in their modern guest rooms to an outdoor courtyard with a fire pit, their hotel provides comfort inside and out. During your stay, enjoy access to their restaurant, The Bistro, for breakfast, dinner, Starbucks beverages, and evening cocktails. Keep up with your workout routine thanks to their fitness center or explore the area around their hotel and check out the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum and nearby Tanger Outlets.

Darien, Georgia

Tucked away alongside the scenic riverfront bluff of Darien, Georgia’s second oldest city, Oaks on the River Luxury Boutique Resort embodies incomparable distinction. They hold an unwavering commitment to offering superb service, facilitating unrivaled riverfront access, and creating unforgettable experiences for individuals, couples, families, and groups alike. As soon as their guests step into their resort, they are instantly enveloped by deep tranquility. The stresses of the world dissolve, making way for relaxation, rejuvenation, and opportunities for adventure.

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