Night 1 : Jekyll Island Club Hotel - Jekyll Island, Georgia - Tauck Guests enjoy complimentary Internet access in guest rooms!
Once the exclusive retreat of the Rockefellers, the Vanderbilts and their millionaire friends, this lovingly restored and meticulous maintained Victorian gem has been voted one of the world’s 500 best hotels by the readers of Travel + Leisure. Located in a protected area of Jekyll Island, the grandeur of the buildings and grounds of this historic landmark evoke memories of the Gilded Age. Guest rooms feature color cable TV / DVD, iron / ironing board, in-room safe, coffee maker and refreshments center. Leisure options include an outdoor swimming pool, croquet, a putting green and a lending library. Dining venues include the elegant Grand Dining Room, with its Ionic columns and commanding views of the Jekyll River and the alfresco dining experience at The Courtyard at Crane Cottage, which offers a casual yet sophisticated ambiance.
Nights 2 - 3 : Hilton Savannah DeSoto - Savannah, Georgia - Tauck Guests enjoy complimentary Internet access in guest rooms!
Situated in the heart of Savannah’s Historic District, The Hilton Savannah DeSoto is surrounded by the city’s charming Southern ambiance, close to many of its most notable attributes that make it a popular destination for visitors from around the world. Gracious guest rooms with views of the city’s historic skyline are designed with convenience and comfort in mind, offering welcome amenities such as iron and ironing boards, a coffee maker, a 32-inch flat-screen TV with premium cable channel and Hilton’s Serenity Bed collection. If you can’t bear the thought of missing your workout, there’s a well-equipped fitness center… or perhaps a dip in the rooftop pool, or just relaxing beside it, might sound like a better idea. Indulge in Southern cuisine with an inventive flair at the DeSoto Grill or pick up a cup of Starbucks and a snack to go with it at Beulah’s. End your evening on the hotel’s front patio with a cool drink from the Lion’s Den Bar.
Night 4 : Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort - Hilton Head, South Carolina - Tauck Guests enjoy complimentary Internet access in guest rooms!
Set on the pristine beaches of famous Hilton Head Island in the midst of the 2,000-acre resort community of Palmetto Dunes, the Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort embodies true southern hospitality in a tropical paradise unlike anything else found in South Carolina’s Low Country. Yes, the beach is beautiful… and that’s only the beginning. Exceptionally spacious guest rooms, with sophisticated décor and private balconies, provide a full mini-kitchen with microwave and refrigerator, TV with on-demand movies, iron and ironing board, hair dryer and an in-room safe. The hotel boasts a private sugar-sand beach, outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, bike trails and three championship golf courses recognized by Golf Magazine, Golf Digest and Golf & Travel. Sample a wine or champagne flight or your favorite cocktail at the exciting XO Lounge or enjoy the views of the Atlantic Ocean along with your beverage of choice at the Buoy Bar. This is truly resort living at its best!
Nights 5 - 7 : The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel - Charleston, South Carolina - Tauck Guests enjoy complimentary Internet access in guest rooms!
The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel is one of Charleston's most historic hotels, having welcomed its first guests over 150 years ago. In 2013, the hotel has captured its original splendor with the completion of a multi-million dollar restoration. The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel is located right in the heart of Charleston, enjoying one of the best locations of any hotel in the city. The exquisite hotel's lush, Victorian atmosphere boasts an extensive collection of original artwork and antiques, extending gracious southern hospitality in the true tradition of the genteel way of life in Charleston. Dining in the Barbados Room features an outstanding selection of Lowcountry specialties. Both the Best Friend Bar (named for the nation’s first steam locomotive based in Charleston) and the First Shot Lounge (named for the first shot fired in the Civil War at nearby Fort Sumter) are ideal venues in which to sip your favorite drink. Elegantly appointed guest rooms are individually decorated, providing the feel of an antebellum home. And in warmer weather (which Charleston experiences most months), guests relax around the outdoor swimming pool.