The Coastal Isles and the Okefenokee Hotels

The Wallow Lodge

Pros

  • Rowboat is available to guests for exploring the island's creeks
  • Unique decor
  • Next door to the Trough, the town's only bar

Cons

  • The lodge has a communal kitchen, so unless you make prior arrangements for meals, you must bring your own supplies from the mainland

Published 07/23/2015

Fodor's Review

A stay at this historic inn at Hog Hammock offers a chance to experience the island's distinct Geechee culture. Owner Cornelia Walker Bailey's memoir of life growing up Geechee on Sapelo, God, Dr. Buzzard, and the Bolito Man, has made her a folk hero and focused awareness on the disappearing communities of descendants of African slaves. Each room is decorated with furniture and memorabilia from residents of the island. Cotton chenille, a tradition on Sapelo, and quilted spreads cover the beds.

Hotel Information

Address:

Sapelo Island, Georgia, United States

Phone:

912-485–2206

Hotel Details:

  • No credit cards
  • 6 rooms, 5 with bath

Published 07/23/2015

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