Hotel at Glance: Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Kingsland
This award-winning hotel is nestled in Georgia's far southeast corner in the charming city of Kingsland, which was selected by Oprah Winfrey to be the setting for the reality show Lovetown, USA on OWN. The property accommodates families and business travelers with amenities that helped it earn TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence in 2013.
- Nearby attractions: Cumberland Island National Seashore and the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay
- Hot buffet breakfast with waffles, eggs, and fresh fruit
- In-suite amenities: full kitchens, LCD TVs, and whirlpool spas (in select units)
- Business travelers can take advantage of a business center and meeting space outfitted with audio-visual equipment.
Kingsland, Georgia: Historical Town near Cumberland Island National Seashore
Set about as far south as you can go in Georgia, the historic city of Kingsland lies near a wealth of natural attractions, including the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge and the Cumberland Island National Seashore, where you can see wild horses galloping on the beach. Popular pursuits here and along the coast include birdwatching, fishing, and swamp boat tours where you can spot alligators and other wildlife.
Visit downtown Kingsland's historic district to see why the area is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Recently restored to their 1920s glory, the streets are lined with red brick sidewalks and old-timey streetlights alongside quaint antique shops and mom-and-pop diners.