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1.5 Acres Of Pristine Woodlands And Wetlands On Colonels Island, Georgia

Midway, GA, USA
  • Cottage1000 sqft
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps6
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum StayNone

The Lodge Is Three Bedrooms, Two Baths Of Rustic Luxury.

The Lodge at Colonel’s Island!

I really want you to think of my home as your home. I’ve designed it just for you…to be your perfect home…away from home.

The Lodge is three bedrooms, two baths of rustic luxury, updated with modern conveniences to give you a true retreat from the stress and worries of everyday life. Nestled on 1.5 acres of pristine woodlands and wetlands on Colonels Island, Georgia, The Lodge is the perfect sanctuary to relax, refresh, renew.

Improving on Perfection-

And to help make it even better, don’t worry about check in or check out times…or about what to do with your dog. Dogs and pets are always welcome. And you don't need to worry about how you’re going to get around (bikes, golf carts, kayaks and other boats are available for rental). There’s even a fishing charter close by for an adventurous day on the water.


The sun awakens you on your first morning at The Lodge. Out the window, in the mist, a doe and two fawn sample the grass at the edge of the woods. You wander outside onto the screened porch or the back deck where the only sounds are the coo of a nearby mourning dove and the screech of a red tail hawk somewhere in the distance. This is the start of a beautiful day of meditation, bike riding, fishing and fulfillment that ends long after sunset. And your nighttime entertainment is a crystal clear star show that you’ve never seen under city lights.

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Cookie Lopez & Danny Atkins

Member Since 2014
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Calendar last updated:
Apr 06, 2018
About Cookie Lopez & Danny Atkins

After many years in the corporate world, Danny and I put all of our energy AND relaxation into a little Island Paradise that we would like to share with you.

Cookie Lopez & Danny Atkins purchased this Cottage in 2010

Why Cookie Lopez & Danny Atkins chose Midway

We love the feeling of the trees nestled on the property, giving you an incredible feeling of serenity and relaxation. We saved this property by maintaining the natural beauty while renovating this adorable spacious Lodge among the trees. Enjoy the serenity or a fun filled activity day. Pets are always welcome!

What makes this Cottage unique

The Lodge is set among the most beautiful Spanish Moss filled trees! When you sit on the front screen porch or the back deck, you can't help but feel the serenity around you. One of the most unique things about The Lodge is that you can enjoy the ultimate escape and relaxation, try the adventurous side of things, or a little bit of both! There are SO many things to do! Please enjoy our private dock on the Jones Creek that runs into the Atlantic * just 1 mile from the Lodge. You can fish, swim, float, kayak, explore the Island 'golf cart style', take a boat ride to the Island Beaches for the day, charter a fishing boat and catch Flounder, Redfish, Black Drum and more, ride bikes, go play a round of Golf, lay out in the sun just looking at the incredible marshes and views, enjoy a yummy Low Country Boil (please pre-order), check out the local shops, cook smores on a campfire, relax in the hot tub, read a book while listening to the wind blow.... Please ask your Hostess Cookie about prices/rentals and other activities that interest you.


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
      • Master Bedroom
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 2
        1 double
      • Bedroom 3
        1 twin/ single
      • 3 bedrooms. Master Bedroom has Master Bath with Shower.


      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, shower
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, combination tub/shower

        Location Type

          • Water View
            Please enjoy our private dock, deck, activities and incredible waterfront view of the Medway River. Waterfront Oasis located at our other property just 1 mile from the Lodge.
          • Waterfront
            Usage of waterfront dock and activities. Fish, float, kayak, swim off the large private dock located at our other property just 1 mile from the Lodge. Access to Medway River, St. Catherine's Island.


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic


                  • Guests provide their own meals


                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Fireplace
                        On the Island we have firepits outside..we like to watch the star's and Moon!!! along with nature!!
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                        We have a smart tv which has netfilx and you get all the basic channels, with a smart tv, you have many options.
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking
                        plenty of parking - we have returning guest that have campers and want to stop and take a break from staying in the camper!!
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine


                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                              • Dining
                                Dining and Living room all 1 open room, the place is totally renovated and all the appliances are new!!
                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 4 people


                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Games
                                  • Stereo
                                  • Television


                                      • Bicycles
                                        available to rent
                                      • Deck / Patio
                                        screened in front porch!!
                                      • Golf
                                        near by Sapelo Golf Course
                                      • Kayak / Canoe
                                        available to rent and you can use the dock at the main location, which is location number 597223,
                                      • Outdoor Grill


                                          • Long-term Renters Welcome


                                              • botanical garden
                                              • churches
                                              • festivals
                                              • marina
                                              • museums
                                              • restaurants
                                              • water parks

                                                Leisure Activities

                                                  • scenic drives
                                                  • antiquing
                                                  • bird watching
                                                  • boating
                                                  • outlet shopping
                                                  • photography
                                                  • beachcombing
                                                  • shelling
                                                  • shopping
                                                  • sight seeing
                                                  • walking
                                                  • wildlife viewing

                                                    Local Services & Businesses

                                                      • ATM/bank
                                                      • groceries
                                                      • hospital
                                                      • laundromat
                                                      • massage therapist
                                                      • medical services

                                                        Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                          • pier fishing
                                                          • basketball court
                                                          • deepsea fishing
                                                          • fishing
                                                          • fly fishing
                                                          • hiking
                                                          • hunting
                                                          • kayaking
                                                          • cycling
                                                          • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                          • snorkeling
                                                          • snorkeling/diving
                                                          • sound/bay fishing
                                                          • surf fishing
                                                          • swimming
                                                          • water tubing


                                                              • Enjoy the perfect sanctuary to relax, refresh, renew. Or bask in the beautiful coastal sun while fishing, floating, kayaking, swimming, boating, or exploring the beach and Islands. OR DO BOTH!! You're on vacation!

                                                                House Rules

                                                                Check-in: Flexible

                                                                Check-out: Flexible

                                                                Cancellation Policy

                                                                100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                3 Reviews


                                                                Latest reviews

                                                                Peaceful and relaxing

                                                                Ronald W.

                                                                This was a last minute trip to get away and relax. Cookie was awesome. She went out of her way to make sure that we enjoyed everything. The lodge is in a great secluded area. Access to the dock on the salt water river was awesome!! Spent a lot of time fishing. Caught some sharks and flounder. Also had a great blue crab dinner complements of the crab trap at the dock. The lodge is convenient to Savannah. We spent a day exploring the historic city and had a blast. Thank you cookie for allowing me to stay here. I will definitely be back!!

                                                                Owner's Response:

                                                                Ronald, I enjoyed you and your family. You were awesome to my guest that were staying in the surrounding cottages. Even my Guest staying at The Casita, left a message saying how much they enjoyed meeting You and Your Mom. Thank you for making everyone feel like they were spending the weekend with friends.

                                                                Also, thank you for leaving the Lodge so Clean! Please come see me soon, we will be waiting for your return and I have purchased some more crab traps and I am looking into putting some Rod holders on the dock:)

                                                                Can't wait to come back!

                                                                Katherine F.

                                                                It was a wonderful retreat! Cookie is a wonderful hostess. Her attention to detail makes all the difference.

                                                                Owner's Response:

                                                                Katherine, thank you for the kind words. You have always been so supportive of me. Thank you for bringing your wonderful boys back to the Island and experiencing a different House. You left The Cabin so filled with Love!

                                                                Thanks again and don't wait too long to come back to see me, Maybe I will have Susie's Shanty Ready for you to try Out!!!

                                                                Much Love


                                                                Comfortable place, great host!

                                                                Greta W.

                                                                The place we stayed was wonderful. It was clean, very comfortable, spacious, and everything as indicated on the listing. We had an incredible vacation, and especially thanks to the very accommodating and helpful host and neighbors. We highly recommend this rental!


                                                                Midway, GA, USA

                                                                Just 1 mile from your serene Lodge stay, please enjoy full access to our beautiful waterfront views and activities. Enjoy swimming, floating or kayaking in the Medway River, fishing for Redfish/ Flounder off of the dock, or just relaxing on a lounge chair in the sun or viewing a one of a kind coastal sunset! For additional activities, (Boat/ Fishing Charter, boat ride to St. Catherine's Island, Sunset Cruise, Kayak rentals, please contact your Hostess Cookie).

                                                                Rates & Availability

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                                                                Property # 597237