Boating Excursions and Fishing
Jekyll Island Charter Fishing & Boating Tours
Come enjoy a day of Jekyll Island fishing! Full and half-day charter fishing trips are available daily, year round. Knowledgeable captains will guide you to where the fish are biting. Jekyll Island boating excursions may be arranged by contacting the Concierge at ext. 1000, or by calling Captain Griffin Wood at 912-269-7337 or emailing him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit jekyllfishing.com.
Searching for and spotting these playful and graceful creatures in Georgia’s coastal waters is a memorable experience for the whole family. You will love seeing the dolphins swim by as you enjoy Jekyll Island boating at its finest. Ninety-minute cruises are available daily, March-November and depart from the Jekyll Wharf, near the front of the Hotel. For reservations and information call (912) 635 3152 or visit www.captainphillip.com/
Jekyll Island Wine Cruise
Come join us on the Jekyll Island Wine Cruise for a wonderful time on the water. The roomy tour boats are perfect for relaxing and sightseeing offering unique vantage point to see Historic Jekyll Island the unspoiled marsh and river systems while enjoying local wines from Horse Creek Winery and hors d’oeuvres. Along the way you will often view many of the creatures that inhabit theses waters such as dolphin, sea turtles, manatees, egrets, herons, roseate spoonbills and osprey, plus shrimp boats and luxury yachts. Ninety-minute cruises are available on Friday and Saturday at 5pm and depart from the Jekyll Wharf, near the front of the Hotel. Private cruises are available. For reservations and information call (912) 635 3152 or visit www.captainphillip.com/
Emerald Princess Casino Cruise Boat
Don’t miss the boat!
Visit Lady Luck in person aboard the Emerald Princess II Casino Cruise Ship. Enjoy day and evening cruises. Let the action ride at this Jekyll Island attraction and play the highest quality gaming action in the Southeast. Roulette, Blackjack, Poker, Craps and Slots! For more information on Jekyll Island boat excursion and to make reservations call 1-800-842-0115 or visit: www.emeraldprincesscasino.com
Kayaking and Canoeing
You’ll discover the natural beauty of our waterways up close, when you paddle the marshes and tidal creeks of Jekyll Island by canoe or kayak. The Concierge can assist you with reservations and transportation.
Shrimp Boat Excursion
Let’s go Shrimpin’! The whole family will love the adventure and excitement of a trip aboard an actual working shrimp boat. As the 60-foot, steel hull Lady Jane makes her way along the calm waters of St. Simons Sound, you’ll watch the Captain and crew drag their nets–then empty them on deck to see and identity various species of marine life. This one-of-a-kind experience departs from the docks at Marshside Grill in Brunswick. For reservations, rates and information please call: 912-265-5711 or visit www.shrimpcruise.com.
Black Swan Pirate Adventure
Hop aboard the Black Swan 1 pirate ship after grabbing your treasure map and set sail on an adventure to uncover the treasure chest. Carefully locate the secret island and dig up the buried treasure. This one-of-a-kind experience departs from the docks at Marshside Grill in Brunswick. For reservations, rates and information please call: 912-265-5711 or visit www.shrimpcruise.com.
Let’s Go Crabbin’ aboard the Blue Dolphin II. Travel the beautiful waterways of the Golden Isles, see shorebirds, dolphin and the wonderful Marshes of Glynn. For reservations, rates and information please call: 912-265-5711 or visit www.shrimpcruise.com.
Arriving by boat? Moor your vessel at the historic Jekyll Wharf situated directly in front of the Jekyll Island Club Hotel or at nearby Jekyll Harbor Marina. The Hotel offers door-to-door service to and from the resort. Both marinas offer deep-water moorings with easy access to the Intracoastal waterway. Enjoy your time ashore at the Hotel with a wide range of dining opportunities, massages, take a long walk or bicycle ride around the island, or enjoy a round of golf or a game of tennis before you board your yacht and head back out to the coastal waters.