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The Cloister

100 1st St, Sea Island, GA
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good6%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
9 Apr 2017
“Top Notch in every aspect”
1 Apr 2017
“Great place if you want to splurge on a special occasion ”
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American, Gluten Free Options
100 1st St, Sea Island, GA
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the Cloister in 1998 and 1999 with our teenage children. They still talk about that resort where we made wonderful family memories. We returned this weekend for an event knowing that there had been a major renovation since our last visit there and...More

Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The Cloister My wife and I decided to splurge for our 50th anniversary so we picked The Cloister for a three-night extravaganza. Our very large room with a king bed overlooked a wide spot in the river behind the main building. The room was elegant...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Over the years, since our first visit to the Cloister in Sea Island, Georgia, in the early 1980s, the four-star family resort has expanded and modernized and improved in many ways. The most significant change, in our view, is in the dining experience. The Cloister...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stayed here last year and loved it. This year we stayed at the less expensive sister property The Inn at Sea Island, but we spent our days at The Cloister. The clay tennis courts here are in excellent shape, several of them have night...More

Thank Veronica B
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Just amazing quality in every room. We stayed in beach suites and the room was expansive and comfortable. It had a balcony and a den/great room with kitchenette. It was just comfortable and gave you the feel of a second home. Room 204 was a...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It has taken several days to explore most of this expansive building, and the rest of the grounds, all of which are beautiful. Having been to many medieval castles in Europe, I saw many things that reminded me of those castles while exploring the Cloisters....More

Thank LoisNCNY
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My husband and I just got back from four nights at The Lodge (one of the Cloister properties). I must say it was an awesome hotel. Old southern charm to the max!!! Our room #21 had a view of the front of the hotel. Some...More

Thank Libby Rentz H
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

It's a beautiful hotel with Mediterranean style with fine furnishings. I enjoyed the colorful hydrangeas. The rooms were spacious with elegant furniture. The scheme of colors were peach, sea green, soft pink...soothing lush colors. The service were excellent!!..we were greeted with warm smiles, interesting history,...More

Thank Keanny
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Rarely do you come across such a great restaurant in a quiet remote region. Everything was perfect. 1. The Staff: Everyone was super helpful and enthusiastic about their job. Jason, Nate, Chris, George, Sarah (apologies if I missed anyone's name) all made us feel like...More

1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This was my first trip to tThe Cloisters The service is incredible and the food and drink top notch. Staff is warm, cordial and truly hospitable! Our room was in the new gardenview section and was spacious , with a small balcony and a spacious...More

Thank Missourifan
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.26 km away
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there a dress code?
6 July 2015|
Response from David W |
Yes, gentalmens jacket (sport coat) and collared shirt with semi-casual slacks. Ladies - dress as a lady ;-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 1st St, Sea Island, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Sea Island
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