PRIVATE ISLANDS OF GEORGIA – Eagle Island A totally ‘green’ adventure awaits your Eagle Island is literally a world apart, in many ways. Accessible only by boat through a meandering and scenic river route, this pristine Barrier Island on the Southeast coast of Georgia is the antidote to a stressful life.
The first sound you will hear as you disembark is nature. No vehicles, no loud music, no sirens, not even another voice. What you will hear is the call of our local shorebirds and the wind rustling through the centuries old oaks and palm trees. Any other sounds you hear on Eagle Island are entirely up to you. Eagle Lodge will lure you back time and again Enter the sanctuary of this controlled wilderness through a gate symbolic of passage from one world to another. As you traverse the walkway, you will immediately notice the tension draining from your body. Enter the porch of the lodge and find yet another decadent surprise. A built-in outdoor fireplace is perfectly situated directly in front of a hot tub. The porch of the lodge encompasses the perimeter of the entire home and is completely screened. Enjoy the extension of outdoor living with comfortable furniture including a hammock and surprising homey touches. A comfy home perfectly furnished for amateur chefs The interior of the lodge will charm and delight you. It has been furnished and outfitted to pamper the body and nourish the soul and does a fine job of accomplishing its goal. The full length windows allow sunlight to fill the entire lodge. The furniture is luxurious and centred around a beautiful brick fireplace. A distinctive carving adorns above the fireplace and is reminiscent of the Tree Spirits of St. Simons Island. Imagine cool fall evenings, a roaring fire, spiced cider and your one and only. A day trip to Sapelo Island and Nanny Goat Beach Bedrooms are simple and elegant with the finest of linens.
The bath is a sensual delight with a double headed shower. There is an additional bunk/play room at the lodge – a perfect set up for the children with plenty of bedding, a ping-pong table and stereo. The lodge also provides everything you need for fishing, crabbing, or just relaxing. Eagle Island also boasts a large fire pit perfect for roasting marshmallows and spinning ghost stories.
This fire pit is just steps from the home and directly in front of the large fishing pond. A wonderful spot to get reacquainted The lodge at Eagle is 10 acres of uninterrupted wilderness, the site of one of only 17 bald eagle nests in the state of Georgia and nature in all its undiluted majesty. This is the place for lovers to escape, for families to reconnect and recharge, for couples to begin their lives together. It is a place for a place to turn your face up to the sun and feel the gentle breeze on it, a place to smile a contented smile, a place to just be… This is truly one of the world’s last great places Come to Eagle Island and remember when life was simple.www.PrivateIslandsofGeorgia.com
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