At Epworth By The Sea, we believe in a personalized booking process. Whether you are seeking group reservations or are planning to stay as an individual, couple or family, our Reservation Specialists will be with you through every step of the booking process.

If you are looking to register for an existing group event, please visit our "Register with Your Group" tab below where you can search for your group by name or date.

The "Book a Group" tab below is designed for booking groups of 10 or more. This would include groups on a meal plan who are using Epworth for church retreats, youth groups, corporate events or large family reunions or vacations.

Individual Reservations should be accessed by solo travelers, couples or families of 9 or fewer who are not visiting Epworth as part of a larger group.

Register with Your Group

To initiate the booking processes for a group of 10 or more people, please complete the form below or contact our Reservation Office.

Call (912) 638-8688 and ask for Group Reservations

Group Planning Guide
Special Rates For Senior Adult Groups

About Group Rates
  • Rates are per person per night
  • Rates are Base Rates and are subject to change according to group needs
  • There is a 3% Credit Card Transaction Fee on payments over $1,000.  
  • Groups are expected to pay full payment upon departure
  • Group Rates are based on the American Plan: three meals per day
  • Access to meeting rooms based on group size
  • Tax exempt status requires Georgia State Sales Tax Exemption Form and Local Hotel/Motel Tax Exemption Form. Payment must be made with State of Georgia funds.
  • All rates subject to change and include a 5% Glynn County Bed Tax, 6% Sales Tax, 5% Service Charge and a $5 Georgia Motel Fee
  • Preferred payment by check. 
  • No Pets or Intoxicants
  • Epworth’s Facilities are Smoke Free
  • Under age 3, no charge
  • Crib/Rollaway $5 each night
  • Check-In 4:00 p.m./Check-Out 11:30 a.m.

Please Note: While you have completed this form, your reservation is not yet finalized. A Reservation Specialist will be in touch with you shortly to complete the booking process.

Book Individual Reservations

If you are not ready to reserve your room at this time and would like to inquire about rates and availability for future dates, please contact our Reservations Office.  If you are a group of 10 or more, please use the "Book a Group" tab.

Call (912) 638-8688 and ask for Individual Reservations

About Individual Rates

  • Crib/Rollaway $5 each night, plus tax and service charge
  • Meals: Individuals may purchase meal tickets at front desk prior to entering serving line; Kids 3-12 years old eat for ½ price; under age 3, no charge
  • All rates subject to change and include a 5% Glynn County Bed Tax, 6% Sales Tax, 5% Service Charge and a $5 Georgia Motel Fee
  • There is a 3% Credit Card Transaction Fee on payments over $1,000.  
  • No Pets or Intoxicants
  • Epworth’s Facilities are Smoke Free
  • Epworth accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, check, cash, or travelers’ checks.
  • Check-In 4:00 p.m. / Check-Out 11:30 a.m.

Existing Groups

Event Name Month Description Registration Links
United Women in Faith Spiritual Growth Retreat March 24-26, 2023   Housing Registration
SEJ United Methodist Foundation Director's Meeting March 26-28, 2023   Housing Registration
Living Science Parents April 8-15, 2023   Housing Registration
Post Critical Incident Seminar April 10-13, 2023   Housing Registration
[GBAMA] Georgia Baptist Association of Ministry Assistants April 12-14, 2023   Housing Registration
Valdosta South District April 13-15, 2023   Housing Registration
"Methodism Comes to America - The Bristol Connection" April 20, 2023
1:00 p.m. in Lovely Lane Chapel.
Presented by the "Friends of the Moore Methodist Museum"
View Museum Website  
Learn more about guest lecturer, David Worthington.
Worthington's one hour lecture focuses on the Father of Methodism John Wesley's arrival in Bristol in 1739 and his subsequent establishment of the Methodist movement in England.  A Meet and Greet with the author will follow at the Moore Methodist Museum next door.  Refreshments will be provided.
Register for
or call 912-638-4050
Men's Fellowship Retreat April 21-22, 2023 Brochure for more information. Housing Registration
Peachtree Road UMC-Good News Sunday School Class April 27-30, 2023   Housing Registration
GMI-Global Ministries International May 5-6, 2023   Housing Registration
Salvation Church Ladies Retreat May 5-6, 2023 More Information: Housing Registration
Just for Me May 11-13, 2023 More Information: Housing Registration
Adventurous Adult Retreat:  Living Life to the Fullest May 15-18, 2023 Speaker:  Keith Elder,
Video from Keith Elder
Entertainment:  Andy Offutt Irwin,
Emcee:  Mitch Watts, St. Luke Columbus
Sponsors: Magnolia Manor, UM Federal Connectional Credit Union, Synovus and Epworth By The Sea


Housing Registration
Caldwell-Montgomery Wedding Room Block June 7-11, 2023   Housing Registration
Southeastern Writers Association June 9-13, 2023   Housing Registration
Camp Connect: High School June 12-16, 2023 More Information: Registration 
True Life Ministries June 15-19, 2023   Housing Registration
Camp Connect: Middle School - Session 1 June 19-23, 2023 More Information: Registration 
Camp Connect: Middle School - Session 2 June 26-30, 2023 More Information: Registration 
Camp Connect: Elementary - Session 1 July 10-14, 2023 More Information: Registration 
Reformed Baptist Network Family Camp July 13-15, 2023   Housing Registration
Lundy Family Reunion July 14-16, 2023   Housing Registration
Georgia Pastors School July 17-20, 2023 More Information:  Housing Registration
Camp Connect: Elementary - Session 2 July 17-21, 2023 More Information: Registration
South Georgia Global Methodist Annual Conference July 27-29, 2023   Housing Registration
GA Disciples Women Fall Retreat September 22-24, 2023   Housing Registration
Winning Women October 13-15, 2023   Housing Registration
Creekside UMC October 18-20, 2023   Housing Registration
Jubalheirs October 26-28, 2023   Housing Registration
Lady Bug Retreat November 10-12, 2023   Housing Registration
Southern Lights January 12-14, 2024   Event Registration

Epworth Housing Registration