Hotels Near Kings Bay, Georgia

by Don Amerman Google
Cumberland Island National Seashore is close to the small town of Kings Bay, Georgia.

Cumberland Island National Seashore is close to the small town of Kings Bay, Georgia.

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Located in southeastern Georgia, Kings Bay is a small, unincorporated community adjacent to the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, the home port for several of the U.S. Navy’s submarines armed with missiles. Although Kings Bay itself has no accommodations for visitors to the area, hotels are available in the neighboring communities of Kingsland and St. Marys, both of which lie within a 10-mile radius.

Comfort Suites Kings Bay Naval Base Area

Just off Exit 3 of Interstate 95 in the town of Kingsland, this three-story, all-suites hotel is roughly nine miles from Kings Bay. A good choice for family groups and travelers planning an extended stay, the property has 63 suites, all of which have microwaves and compact refrigerators. High-speed Internet is available in the rooms and the hotel’s common areas. Comfort Suites offers guests a heated outdoor swimming pool, business and fitness centers, and complimentary hot breakfast.

Country Inn & Suites

This three-story, 64-unit hotel in Kingsland is only a short drive from Kings Bay and other local attractions, including Florida’s Amelia Island, which is only 25 miles southeast, and Georgia’s Golden Isles, which lie off the coast 35 miles to the north. The hotel’s recreational facilities include an indoor swimming pool and fitness center. Hotel guests enjoy a complimentary breakfast; nearby restaurants include Angelo’s, Applebee’s, Bonzai Japanese Steak House, and Outerbanks Seafood & Steak.

Cumberland Inn & Suites

Only five miles from Kings Bay, this two-story, 80-unit hotel in St. Marys is an ideal base for exploring the Cumberland Island National Seashore, just a short ferry ride from the hotel. All rooms and suites feature microwave ovens and compact refrigerators, as well as high-speed Internet. The hotel provides a complimentary continental breakfast each morning. Restaurants within walking distance include Cedar Bay Cafe and the Island Lounge & Grill.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Kingsland

This three-story, 82-unit hotel, just off I-95 in Kingsland, is about seven miles from Kings Bay and within easy driving distance of the Okeefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, which lies west of Kingsland near Folkston, Georgia. Accommodations include 68 standard-size hotel rooms and 14 suites, all of which feature microwaves, refrigerators and high-speed Internet. Recreational facilities include an indoor swimming pool and exercise room, and guests receive a complimentary breakfast each morning.

Hampton Inn Kingsland

Within an hour’s drive of downtown Jacksonville, Florida, and only 10 miles from Kings Bay, this three-story, 78-unit hotel in Kingsland provides a good base for exploring all that the Georgia-Florida border area has to offer. Accommodations include standard-size hotel rooms and a limited number of two-room suites. Other facilities and services include an outdoor swimming pool, exercise room, business center and complimentary continental breakfast.

Holiday Inn Express Kingsland

Just five miles from Kings Bay, this two-story, 54-unit hotel welcomes arriving guests with freshly baked cookies and serves a hot breakfast buffet each morning. All rooms feature spacious desk/work areas, high-speed Internet and compact refrigerators. Other hotel facilities include a heated outdoor swimming pool and business and fitness centers. Nearby restaurants include Applebee’s and Ruby Tuesday.

About the Author

Don Amerman has spent his entire professional career in the editorial field. For many years he was an editor and writer for The Journal of Commerce. Since 1996 he has been freelancing full-time, writing for a large number of print and online publishers including Gale Group, Charles Scribner’s Sons, Greenwood Publishing, Rock Hill Works and others.

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