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King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort
The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort provides the chance to enjoy an exotic tropical vacation without having to leave the states. Situated on St. Simons Island, Georgia the expansive property offers all of the comforts of home and more.
Accommodations options at the King and Prince range from standard or premium rooms to suites, villas and resort residences. However, regardless of the amount of square footage, each tastefully decorated and furnished space presents a comfortable upscale home-like atmosphere. Depending on room location, guests enjoy views overlooking the resort garden and grounds or the scenic waterfront. In addition to having one king or two queen beds, premium rooms feature a parlor and private balcony. Beach villas provide guests with the opportunity of staying in apartment-sized accommodations having two or three bedroom floor plans. The space also includes dining and living areas, private pools, hot tubs, gas grills and gated parking. Residences involve cottages, houses or townhouses that feature one to four bedrooms and lie within close proximity to the resort golf course or the beach.
The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort amenities includes one of the most picturesque award-winning golf courses in the state of Georgia. The carefully designed location has 18 holes that are strategically placed among ancient forests, within proximity to a resort lake and on islands. The site also ensures views of the ocean. Guests might play a match or two on the facility tennis courts where a professional instructor is available for a tip or two. While on vacation, guests also need not neglect a regular workout regimen, as the facility offers access to a state-of-the-art fitness center complete with everything from ellipticals and treadmills to free weights.
POOLS & SPA
Whether relaxing or swimming at the main facility pool area, guests are privy to a gentle ocean breeze, the hypnotic sound of crashing waves and spectacular views of the waterfront. A paved deck, pergolas outdoor furnishings, tropical plants and trees surround three pools that are ideal for guests of all ages. The 30,000 square foot of space additionally includes a sandy play area. When in need of a beverage or a snack, the Sea Shack Bar and Bites offers convenient poolside service. The Royal Treatment Cottage is the perfect location for unwinding after an exhilarating day. Muscle aches and tension magically disappear under the skilled touch of the licensed massage therapists. Treatments are customized to meet individual needs. Singles or couples indulge in a wide array of options that include aromatherapy, reflexology, Swedish or therapeutic massage.
The facility's oceanfront ECHO restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a modern but casual atmosphere that offers indoor or al fresco dining options. The professional culinary staff uses locally sourced ingredients to expertly create dishes. Menu choices range from fresh seafood, Southern favorites to traditional mealss. The Sea Shack Bar & Bites menu features lighter fare that might include salads or sandwich wraps. The venue serves meals poolside or on the beach. Everyday from 7:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M., guests also have the option of ordering room service.
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