Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Reynolds Mansion on Sapelo Island
Mansion Reservations 912-485-2299
Tours 912-437-3224

   "Reynolds Mansion Room Special" - (20% off room rates. Call the site at 912-485-2299 to reserve. Valid from Feb 1 - 29, 2016.)
   Available Events for our Guests

This small barrier island is a unique destination along Georgia's famed Colonial Coast. Guests begin their day at the mainland visitor center, where they can learn about Sapelo's cultural history, coastal wildlife, and complex beach and dunes systems.  After a 30-minute ferry ride, they arrive at this 11-mile-long island.  Guided tours highlight the African-American community of Hog Hammock, Reynolds Mansion, Nanny Goat Beach, University of Georgia Marine Institute and a restored 1820 lighthouse.

Groups may stay overnight on the island at the historic Reynolds Mansion or Cabretta Campground. The unusual and lovely Reynolds Mansion features marble sculptures, an ornately decorated Circus Room, murals by Athos Menaboni, a bowling lane, billiards, library and more. Cabretta Campground is sheltered by live oaks and is just a short walk to the beach.
   Reynolds Mansion on Sapelo Island Business Plan
Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve

Guided Tours: Reservations required. $10 Child / $15 Adult - cash or check only. Wednesday 8:30 AM-12:30PM (mansion and island) and Saturday 9AM-1PM (lighthouse and island). From June through Labor Day, an additional tour is offered Friday 8:30AM-12:30PM (lighthouse and island). Extended tour offered the last Tuesday of the month, March-October, 8:30AM-3PM (lighthouse, mansion and island). For guided tour reservations, call 912-437-3224.
Mainland Visitor Center: Tuesday-Friday 7:30AM-5:30PM; Saturday 8 AM-5:30PM; Sunday 1:30-5PM; Closed Monday.
Reynolds Mansion Lodging: Groups only. Conference and retreat accommodations for 16-29 people. Meals included. $175-$225.
Cabretta Campground: Groups of 15-25 may camp near the beach on Sapelo’s Cabretta Island. Hot showers available. $20 and up.

    • 6,110-Acre Reserve on a 16,006-Acre Barrier Island
    • Visitor Center (in Meridian)
    • Guided Tours (reservations required)
    • Biking
    • Kayaking
    • Marsh and Beach Walks
    Reynolds Mansion (groups of 16-29 only)
    • Pioneer Campground (groups of 15-25 only)


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Reynolds Mansion Holiday Celebration
Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015 until Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015 8 AM
Enjoy a delicious country fried steak lunch in our elegant dining hall, followed by a history tour of the decorated mansion and a tour of the South End of the island (time permitting). (Saturday's tours will be a hot pancake brunch)  Ferry Round Trip: $15. Brunch or Luncheon and Mansion Tour: $30. 912-485-2299.
First Day Hike
Saturday, Jan 2, 2016 9 AM to 1 PM
Get started on your New Year’s resolutions by joining us on this Naturalist-led hike. This one mile long hike will begin in maritime forest and end on the beach. The Naturalist will highlight native plants, animals, tidal creeks and dune systems along the way.  The ferry is $15 per person for a round trip. The hike is $5 per person. 912-485-2299.
Chocolate Plantation and Shell Ring Tour - Hidden Gems of Sapelo Island
Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016 8 AM to 12 PM
Join us on this exclusive, one day only, trip to the North End of Sapelo Island to tour the ruins of Chocolate Plantation and the mysterious Native American Shell Rings.  Participants should meet at the mainland ferry to purchase their $15 roundtrip tickets at 8:00 AM. The tour is $8 per person. After the tour, the ferry will depart Sapelo Island at 12:00 PM and will return to the mainland dock at 12:30 PM. 912-485-2299.
Birding Weekend at Reynold's Mansion
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9 AM from May 6, 2016 until May 8, 2016 
Participants will travel by ferry to Sapelo Island along Georgia’s scenic coast, enjoy birding the beaches, marshes, fields and forests of this limited access barrier island with expert birders and, overnight at the historic Reynolds Mansion.  $349 inclusive. $5 parking. 912-485-2299.
Koastal Georgia Kayak Family Kamp
Thursday, Jun 2, 2016 until Sunday, Jun 5, 2016 8 AM to 5 PM
Join this kayaking adventure that includes freshwater swamp and saltmarsh, plus four nights of camping. Join park rangers to explore Stephen C. Foster State Park in the Okefenokee Swamp, Crooked River State Park, Sapelo Island, and the Reynolds Mansion. Register in advance.  $649 per adult $549 per child (12 and under) $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Sapelo Island Visitor Center
Route 1, Box 1500
Darien, GA 31305
McIntosh County

Reynolds Mansion
P.O. Box 15
Sapelo Island, GA 31327
McIntosh County

GPS Coordinates:
N 31.398116 | W -081.276666

Location: The Sapelo ferry and visitor center are located in Meridian, 8 miles northeast of Darien, off Ga. Hwy. 99.

Make reservations using the options above or call 1-800-864-7275 (Monday-Friday, 8AM-8PM; Saturday-Sunday, 9AM-5PM EST).
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