5 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Jekyll Island, Georgia

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Patricia
Patricia 
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Jekyll Island, Georgia, is a gorgeous and historic locale that will remind you of a Nicholas Sparks novel – minus the heartbreak and unwarranted plot twist of course. It has a collection of many historical architectures that will surely make your inner history geek happy. It’s known for being a summer travel destination ever since it was founded centuries ago. The great beaches and historic sites are all worth the travel. Summer in Jekyll Island, Georgia, also promises endless parades and parties. Enjoy your stay at this homey and gorgeous town filled with love and history, by booking the best HomeAway vacation rentals in Jekyll Island, Georgia, as listed in this article.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on March 13, 2023.

1. Charming oceanfront villa (from USD 260)

Located at the north of Jekyll Island, this charming Oceanside villa will let you enjoy the most of the beach, especially if it’s low tide. There are tons to see in this sea resort but what you would really want to check out is its stunning view of the beach. There’s also a lighthouse that can be seen in the distance, perfect for those stunning and profound Instagram shots. This fully furnished accommodation will certainly make sure that you get the most out of your Georgia summer.

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Jekyll Island, GA, US
3.52 km (2.2 mi) from Jekyll Island State Park
55 reviews  
villa 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The villa itself was immaculate and the pictures do not do it
The only complaints were the dated carpeting and automatic bathroom fan/light
I thought the refrigerator was not cooling properly
The kitchen is stocked with pots pans utensils and everything you need to cook
The extra half bath down stairs was great
Cleanliness:
The villa was clean and very nice
and I loved the master suite with it's very own sink and vanity
My 4-year-old claimed it as our "forever-home" as soon as we walked in - such a clean and lovely condo subdivision with the absolute best front desk and cleaning crew From beginning to end
The condo is updated and clean
I traveled with a group of 4 others and
Host:
The owner is very prompt professional and above all else friendly in communications
The owner was extremely accommodating in helping me with last minute reservations and emailed tons of information and tips about the island
We love the unit and all the grounds
We saw a deer family raccoons and rabbits along the way
everyone was so genuinely warm
Location:
It did not get too noisy
Once we got into the Villa
The location of the Villa is perfect
I have stayed at Villas by the Sea several times in the past and this is by far the best unit in the complex
Especially enjoyed the on-site restaurant and bike rentals and easy access to the shoreline including Driftwood Beach
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2. Charming two-bedroom villa near the beach (from USD 174)

Your arrival at Georgia’s Jewel will surely light up once you visit this charming villa. A few blocks away from the beach, this villa has two bedrooms and one bathroom that will surely make your travel to be it’s very best. It also has a swimming pool that’s perfect for an afternoon swim and relaxation. The blue aesthetic of the whole home will surely make your visit much more special.

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3.35 km (2.1 mi) from Jekyll Island State Park
78 reviews  
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 90 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
So we wound up sleeping in the twin beds in the other room
The kitchen has everything you could possibly need
If your looking for laid back relaxation from the hustle and bustle of city living
:There was no access/nor view of the beach from this beachfront condo
We were told by the workmen that the trucks hauling sand and the bulldozers moving it around would be continuing for 4 5 months We love Jekyll
Cleanliness:
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
It's always clean and comfy
Host:
Quiet remote peaceful
I was more than happy with the location
so we didn’t have to drive back to the condo for anything until we were done for the day beaching
I just hope for future guests a really good deep cleaning
GREAT LOVE LOCATION VERY SATISFIED JEKYLL REALITY STAFF WERE GREAT
Location:
I liked that we were at the end of the island near driftwood beach and
but we were informed it’s up to the city and their budget when it happens
Beach regeneration is happening and all day long big trucks drove past hauling material to build up what has been eroded Easy to get to places for walking on the beach but don't stay here if y...
shrimp po boy and live music
SENT JEKYLL REALITY COMPANY A LIST OF SUGGESTION
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3. Simple and dainty two-bedroom villa (from USD 146)

Sometimes all you need is a simple place to stay in. And this duplex is exactly that. There are no frills and fuzz, just a good place perfect for the whole family. Simple yet charming, this two-bedroom, two-bathroom duplex can be your oasis in your Jekyll Island escapade. Former guests love the clean and homey ambiance of the place. It sits at the perfect location making it easier for you and your friends and family to navigate the locale.

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1.54 km (1.0 mi) from Jekyll Island State Park
60 reviews  
House 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 90 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Did have a nice little herb garden though (that we realized on almost the last day) Nothing fancy
we left our beach stuff outside and felt it was very secure
A lot of storage space great amount of cooking pans and utensils;
not just the basics Loved the spacious master bath shower
Cleanliness:
Very spacious roomy and extremely clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The property is very clean and very comfortable Not to mention a great value
and we hope it continues to be available
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
Host:
Krewer was nice as always clean and functional
I was more than happy with the location
Great golf family destination
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Location:
FACILITIES 2 MINUTE WALK TOTHE BEACH
The realty company made it a very smooth process
Great place to stay Close to the pool and great beach access
:Love the place Planning on returning next year
We have stayed here many times
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4. Loft studio located in a state park (from USD 109)

Surrounded by the sea, “Aloft” promises a grand time surrounded by oak trees and pine forests. The whole family will simply appreciate the nature trip combination of forest, sea, and history surrounded by Jekyll Island. This 900-square-foot (83.6-square-meter) loft has a private entrance and on-site parking for one vehicle. Enjoy what Georgia’s Jewel has to offer through this property.

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1.99 km (1.3 mi) from Jekyll Island State Park
85 reviews   Wifi Available
studio 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Very large loft with plenty of space
Large windows on one side have no dressing
Aloft was exactly what we needed: a spacious studio apartment with access to all the comforts of home
It was obvious from the start he wanted our stay to be enjoyable
The owners are wonderful people and respect your privacy
Cleanliness:
The sleeping and lounging areas were comfy and everything was clean and well taken care of
Bikes are handy (island trails are great -- don't forget the southern half of island)
Host:
Nice space and clean Michael greeted us when we arrived and gave us a tour and instructions
Michael was great to work with and the welcome basket provided by him and Pam was so thoughtful
The owners were pleasant friendly and helpful upon arrival
Quiet relaxing and utterly charming
We were welcomed with a "welcome basket" that was just too cute
Location:
The location is in a quiet residential neighborhood and within minutes of the historic district
Aloft is a tranquil neighborhood in the middle of a beautiful island
We loved our stay at Aloft and plan on returning the next time we travel to Jekyll Island
Patio was a surprise in the trees
clean and peaceful Location is perfect for accessibility to the golf courses Jekyll Island Club Driftwood Beach and almost anything else on the island with a 5-15 minute drive
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5. Sublime four-bedroom Georgia home (from USD 272)

This renovated home is simply sublime. The rental is quaint and simple yet its renovated design hits all the good notes. It might look small from the outside but it’s actually very huge on the inside, with its four bedrooms and three bathrooms. Future renters will love the nice property manager and also the superb location of the house.

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1.77 km (1.1 mi) from Jekyll Island State Park
27 reviews  
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 90 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We constantly used the kitchen and spent most of our non-beach time on the screened-in porch
There's so much light in the main living spaces
It was well equipped with everything we needed for cooking etc
This caused all trash to be deposited in empty can could not recycle
The kitchen is very well stocked with all kinds of cooking and eating
Cleanliness:
The house was clean beautifully decorated bright and spacious
The house was clean and spacious and perfect for families with small children
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
The vacation rental was very clean
Host:
utensils dinnerware and small appliances
I was more than happy with the location
I was more than happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Location:
The house is conveniently located to beach accesses on a quiet street
recycle did not pick up the week
(It does have a gas grill )
this may not be an issue in the summer
:This is the 5th time we've rented this house
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Enjoy a lovely vacation on Jekyll Island, Georgia

Enjoy a summer filled with parades and historical visit. An afternoon basking in the summer sun in Georgia will surely complete your entire summer. Enjoy the rest of your vacation while staying in the best HomeAway vacation rentals in Jekyll Island, Georgia.

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