Fun in the sun and quality time together are important to you. So is your family’s health. Is a vacation rental safe during COVID-19?

We take standards for hygiene and cleanliness very seriously and are taking steps to ensure the safety of our guests and employees alike. Jekyll Realty has been closely monitoring recent statements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and are working to ensure that we meet the latest recommendations for hygiene and cleaning.

Here’s how we’re keeping your family and your vacation rental safe:

Keeping your vacation rental safe

Our Team

Jekyll Realty employees will wear face masks and maintain physical distancing when interacting with guests and abide by increased hand-washing and sanitizing protocols. Keeping your vacation rental safe Our team will follow robust cleaning and sanitization protocols to clean each rental in-between guests. Jekyll Island Authority has partnered with EcoLab to have hospital-grade disinfectants available. All surfaces will be sanitized prior to your arrival so you can feel safe during your Jekyll Island stay.

Your stay

Beaches in Jekyll Island are open with access to picnic areas and restrooms. Head to the beach with your household and catch some rays. As your plan your trip, keep these healthy best practices in mind for your safety and the safety of those around you:

  • Practice physical distancing and maintain at least 6 feet of space between you and others outside your household
  • If you are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19, avoid any environments where you may spread illness to others.
  • Follow the Georgia Department of Public Health’s preventative measures for illness, including the use of a face mask when in public

Visit the Jekyll Island Authority COVID-19 Travel Update page for the latest updates on local closures, operational changes, and event updates.


Enjoy the sunshine on the shores of Jekyll Island and relax knowing your vacation rental is safe. and enjoy beautiful views along the coast.

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2020 has presented several challenges and changed the way many people operate day-to-day. Many around the world are working and learning remotely for the foreseeable future. Countless people are feeling a little stir-crazy and itching to get outside of their home, safely. People are heading out of major cities to escape to their own personal oasis, get some fresh air, and make up for the missed family vacations, responsibly.

Here are our top 3 reasons to work and learn remotely in a Jekyll Island Vacation Rental.


Jekyll Island Rentals for working and learning remotely

Location, Location, Location

You’ve been cooped up at home and your morning commute no longer involves a highway or a subway station. Your commute is now from the kitchen to the desk and ends on your couch in the evening. You’re yearning for a change of pace and even a new background for those Zoom calls. Who says you have to work and learn from the same old space? Walk to the beach when you finish your last Zoom call of the day. Take everyone for a bike ride on your lunch breaks. Pack up the family and head to a new WiFi zone in your Jekyll Island Vacation Rental. 


Jekyll Island Rentals for working and learning remotely

Spend more quality time together

With the beach as your new front yard, your crew will get outside and spend more time together rather than retreat to your corners of the house and glued to your screens all day. Never feel guilty about taking PTO again, you can have the best of both worlds – family vacation without missing out on those Monday through Friday obligations. 


Jekyll Island Rentals for working and learning remotely

Everything you need to work and learn remotely

Your fully equipped Jekyll Island Vacation Rental provides you with a safe, clean spacious home with enough room for everyone. Work, play, learn, and relax knowing that after you press send on the final email, the ocean is waiting just steps away. A hot tub? Pool? Bringing your four legged friend along? With over 130 properties, we have an option to fit your family complete with the amenities you need for working and learning remotely.




Book your winter vacation rental now and enjoy beach life on Jekyll Island, without skipping a beat.

We know that COVID-19 has presented many challenges this year. We’re committed to helping you enjoy family time. Jekyll Island provides plenty of room to roam to make socially distancing fun for the whole family.

Create memories, stay healthy, and find family fun with these activities.


Jekyll Georgia Beach

Hit the beach

Tucked away between the Isles of Savannah and Jacksonville, Jekyll Island offers miles of beautiful beaches. Head to the sand play, relax, and soak up the sun. From the iconic and photogenic Driftwood Beach to the magnificent Great Dunes beach, you can create your perfect beach day on our shores. 

More details on our favorite Jekyll Island Beaches.

Watch all the wildlife

Jekyll Island is a 5,700 acre state park overflowing with native wildlife. Horseshoe crabs, hermit crabs, and knobbed whelks (large sea snails) are common sightings. Our shores are home to seas stars, red drum fish, and tiny shrimp. You might even spot a dolphin or manatee. Looking to see some of the local ocean life up close? Visit the 4-H Tidelands Nature Center and see the live nature exhibits with COVID-19 safety in mind.


Socially distance family fun biking

Cruise the coast

Hop on two wheels and feel the wind in your hair. 25 miles of bike paths are available so you can choose your own adventure along the Georgia coast. See the sand dunes, beaches, Oak trees, and history of Jekyll Island. Opt for the leisurely Ocean View Trail for breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. 


Get hooked on fishing 

Charter a boat or find your own honey hole along the water and everyone can delight in a day of fishing. Create fond new memories or traditions together near the water. Jekyll Island Fishing Center, just next to Jekyll Island Pier, can provide fishing gear to outfit your family adventure.


Jekyll Realty is closely monitoring statements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and are working to ensure that we meet the latest recommendations for hygiene and cleaning. Whether you choose a beachfront property, a cozy cottage or an oceanview condo, you make socially distancing fun for the whole family at Jekyll Island.