Retreat at Grande Lake
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Retreat at Grande Lake

100 Walden Shores Drive, Brunswick, GA 31525
(43 Reviews)
$1,434 - $3,403/mo

Floor Plans & Pricing

1 Bedroom

Cypress

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 909 sq. ft.

$1,434 - $2,678

2 Available Units

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Oakdale

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 1,094 sq. ft.

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Magnolia

1 Bed, 1 Bath | 824 sq. ft.

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2 Bedrooms

Laurel

2 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,166 sq. ft.

$1,654 - $3,037

3 Available Units

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3 Bedrooms

Walden

3 Beds, 2 Baths | 1,403 sq. ft.

$1,925 - $3,403

2 Available Units

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Disclaimer: Special, prices and availabilities subject to change.

epIQ Ratings

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The epIQ Index gives you an accurate and authentic understanding of what life at a community is like prior to signing a lease, using a familiar letter grade & report card format.

epIQ Report Card

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Community epIQ Grade

B+
B+

Renter Ratings

B

Review Ratings

Noise

3.6

Grounds

3.8

Safety

2.4

Office Staff

4.0

Maintenance

4.6

Neighborhood

4.2

Survey Ratings

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SatisFacts™ Move-In Survey

SatisFacts™ Maintenance Survey

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Review Count

B-

Number of reviews in the past 365 days

5

Manager’s Review Engagement

A+

Percentage of reviews responded to

100.00%

Manager’s Review Reply Time

A-

Average time to respond to reviews

3.2 days

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Retreat at Grande Lake Reviews

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Resident 1249601

Verified Resident 2020 - 2024

5/7/2024

The office staff is very helpful and friendly. The maintenance is always there to help when needed. The apartments are very well kept and comfortable. The grounds are always kept clean and beautiful. We have enjoyed living here.

    Manager

    5/10/2024

    Retreat at Grande Lake
    Our mission is to maintain an inviting, restful environment, so our team strives to deliver friendly service and exceptional upkeep to our beautiful community. Thank you for expressing your satisfaction!
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    Resident 1232176

    Verified Resident 2022 - 2024

    3/5/2024

    There are potholes at the north gate which is supposed to be locked but never is. The South Gate is secured which does me no good from a security perspective. There are people who don't reside here smoking pot in their vehicles and… See More>
      Manager

      3/11/2024

      Retreat at Grande Lake
      Thank you for sharing your experience and complimenting Mr. Rich. We aim to provide a community that offers peace of mind, and we regret that your satisfaction has decreased over time. Our team is committed to regaining your confidence in us and hopes you will call or stop by our office to speak with us directly.
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      Resident 1228939

      Verified Resident 2018 - 2024

      2/23/2024

      The community is mostly average, if you're a 9-5 working type that is looking for a quiet place to live after a long day, then this is ideal. Not a lot of students, mostly working age people. The amenities are normal, it would… See More>
        Manager

        2/26/2024

        Retreat at Grande Lake
        We value your generally favorable review. It makes us smile to hear you are satisfied with our peaceful community and superb amenities. Your peace of mind is important to us, so we would like to speak with you about your gate concerns. At your earliest convenience, please give us a call or stop by our office for a chat. Thank you!
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        Resident 1228163

        Verified Resident 2021 - 2024

        2/20/2024

        Apartments need updating in kitchen and bathrooms windows need to be replaced can't open living room window. No activity in the community for residents. Rent was increased over $100 and nothing has been done to explain such an increase. Outside of apartments need to… See More>
          Manager

          2/22/2024

          Retreat at Grande Lake
          Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns about the upkeep and pricing in our community. We would love to have the opportunity to discuss how we may enhance the value your home provides, so at your earliest convenience, please feel free to stop by or call our office for further assistance.
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          Resident 1224153

          Verified Resident 2023 - 2024

          2/6/2024

          The maintenance team is great. They respond quickly to problems. The grounds are taken care of my a landscape company. They do a very good job. Our complex is 23 years old. The rent is comparable to most new apartment complexes. That brings me to the only… See More>
            Manager

            2/8/2024

            Retreat at Grande Lake
            Thank you for sharing your feedback with us! We're glad to hear that you've had positive experiences with our maintenance team and landscaping company. Ensuring a quick response to problems and maintaining the grounds are top priorities for us. We understand your concerns about the age and condition of some appliances in your apartment. We'll certainly take your feedback into consideration as we work to improve our amenities and services.

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            anonymous

            prospectiveVisited 2021

            6/10/2021

            When visiting the property, we were greeted immediately with a smile. We were looking for an apartment with a lakeview preferably on the 1st floor. We were given a tour of the model unit and shown the amenities. The grounds looked great and the staff… See More>
              Manager

              6/11/2021

              Retreat at Grande Lake
              Thank you for your review! We love to hear that our staff was helpful and friendly to you during your visit. We appreciate your feedback and hope you join our community very soon. Sincerely, Retreat at Grande Lake Management
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              anonymous

              Resident 2015 - 2019

              4/19/2021

              I wish I could move back! Got transferred to a new location for work, as I travel a lot. But my time here was unmatched. Best apartment complex I've been to, having stayed in apartments in now 12 different states. I will be back one… See More>
                Manager

                4/19/2021

                Retreat at Grande Lake
                We really appreciate that you took the time to share your experience. We're so happy to know that our team's attentive service helped you feel right at home throughout your time here at The Retreat. It has been a delight to have you as a resident and we'd love to have you back if the opportunity arises! Sincerely, The Retreat at Grande Lake Management Team
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                anonymous

                prospectiveVisited 2021

                4/19/2021

                This neighborhood is very quiet and relaxing. It has great amenities and great views as well. The manager was beyond welcoming and make me feel as if i already live here. Looking forward to calling here home in the near future!

                  Manager

                  4/19/2021

                  Retreat at Grande Lake
                  Thank you for the high praise! We are elated to hear that your tour with us is one of the top reasons you are considering residing here. We would love to have you join our community and look forward to showing you that our 5-star service is consistent throughout every step of your stay with us. Sincerely, The Retreat at Grande Lake Management Team
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                  anonymous

                  prospectiveVisited 2021

                  4/19/2021

                  Beautiful place. The staff is very helpful and attentive. You see the sunset like it’s from a picture. Very quiet. Nice apartments. Nice amenities. The manager is very helpful whenever u need something… See More>
                    Manager

                    4/19/2021

                    Retreat at Grande Lake
                    Dear Resident, thank you for your review! We are so pleased to read that you love living at Retreat at Grande Lake. We look forward to continuing to provide you with outstanding service and amenities for years to come! Sincerely, The Retreat at Grande Lake Management Team
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                    anonymous

                    Resident 2020

                    11/11/2020

                    I love this entire community! The grounds are beautiful, the view from my patio at sunset is picture perfect. I have amazing neighbors and the Manager is so attentive! The entire staff have always gone out of their way to help with even the smallest… See More>
                      Manager

                      11/12/2020

                      Retreat at Grande Lake
                      Thank you so much for your recommendation. We’re pleased that you recognized our efforts in making Retreat a place you can call home. We look forward to continuing to provide the same high-quality service for years to come. Best Wishes, The Retreat at Grande Lake Managment Team
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                      anonymous

                      Resident 2020

                      3/12/2020

                      I love this community because of the amazing law views, all the get together for us making it feel like a true community & my neighbors! The staff is so kind and always go out of there way for you always!

                        Manager

                        3/25/2020

                        Retreat at Grande Lake
                        Thank you for the awesome review of Retreat at Grande Lake! Our staff does their best to be attentive to the needs of our residents and we're always happy to help wherever we can, so don't hesitate to keep reaching out if anything ever comes up. Sincerely, The Retreat at Grande Lake Management Team
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                        dherndon72

                        Resident 2019

                        7/2/2019

                        I recommend The Retreat at Grande Lakes! I moved in here in April 2019 and have had the best experience from choosing my unit, neighbors, maintenance issues and even ease of payment online. I have loved everything here so far. The grounds are lovely maintained… See More>
                          Manager

                          7/3/2019

                          Retreat at Grande Lake
                          It's fantastic to hear that you'd recommend The Retreat at Grande Lake! We're thrilled that our wonderful amenities, location, and staff have all culminated in a great experience for you. The happiness and comfort of our residents is truly our highest priority! If anything comes up, please feel free to reach out to us at the leasing office. We appreciate having you as a resident!
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                          Kaitlyn_L714

                          Resident 2019

                          7/2/2019

                          I love the retreat! It is a beautiful place to live and everyone is so nice. It is kept clean. The staff is always willing to help. I highly recommend this place if you are looking for a quiet apartment with a wonderful view.

                            Manager

                            7/3/2019

                            Retreat at Grande Lake
                            It's so great to hear that you love your apartment here! All of us here at The Retreat at Grande Lake consistently strive to give our residents an amazing experience and a comfortable home, and it's wonderful to know we've succeeded. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us at the leasing office if we can help with anything going forward, and thank you!
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                            Emily_P784

                            Resident 2018 - 2019

                            7/2/2019

                            I have lived here over a year and love it so much! I feel safe and enjoy being so close to the lake. The staff are super nice and though I haven't needed maintenance much they are always quick at helping me. I enjoy all… See More>
                              Manager

                              7/3/2019

                              Retreat at Grande Lake
                              Thank you for this kind feedback! It's wonderful to hear that you love The Retreat as Grande Lake as much as we do, and especially that our staff has been able to help make your experience such a positive one. We're so glad you've been able to make full use of our amenities and feel so comfortable in your home! Please never hesitate to reach out to us at the leasing office if we can help with anything, and thank you for being a resident!
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                              Jonmusselwhite

                              Resident 2019

                              3/21/2019

                              We enjoyed the spacious of the apartment layout and its nice being able to walk around the well maintained lake. Our dog loves that its close to two nice walking trails and we love the tennis and car wash areas.

                                Manager

                                3/22/2019

                                Retreat at Grande Lake
                                Thank you so much for this glowing review of The Retreat at Grande Lake, Jon! We're thrilled to hear our spacious layouts, well-kept grounds, convenient location, and special amenities have served you so well throughout your time here! We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. If there is anything you ever require assistance with, don't hesitate to reach out to the office and let us know. Thanks again!
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                                anonymous

                                Resident 2019

                                3/1/2019

                                Can I move back and have my same apartment? I'll pay double the rent! I miss this place so much. Best neighbors, public park down the street, restaurants and shopping close by, Eileen, Jason, Richard & Maira were professional and caring. Sunsets on the lake… See More>
                                  Manager

                                  3/4/2019

                                  Retreat at Grande Lake
                                  Thank you for the wonderful review of The Retreat at Grande Lake -- we miss having you here! We're so happy to learn you enjoyed your stay in our beautiful community. We'll continue working hard to give all our residents five-star living experiences and hope you'll be able to stay with us again in the near future!
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                                  Aysha_L

                                  Resident 2019

                                  3/1/2019

                                  Wonderful management team! If there's anything needing fixing, they are quick and thorough! The leasing process was quick and a pleasure to work with Kaleb! Apartments are clean and spacious! Pet friendly is also a bonus! 5 stars!… See More>
                                    Manager

                                    3/4/2019

                                    Retreat at Grande Lake
                                    Hi Aysha! We're so glad to receive your review highlighting our comfortable community and attentive resident care. If you have any questions or comments about how we can make your stay here even better, please don't hesitate to contact our office. Thank you for sharing your positive experience of The Retreat at Grande Lake with us!
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                                    anonymous

                                    Resident 2019

                                    3/1/2019

                                    This is absolutely amazing place with amazing people! The space is really comfortable and makes me excited to come home! They're pet friends which is amazing! The area is always kept really well and there has been no issues… See More>
                                      Manager

                                      3/4/2019

                                      Retreat at Grande Lake
                                      We're ecstatic to see that you're loving life here at The Retreat at Grande Lake! Thank you for the amazing five-star rating and review complimenting our resident care and premium homes. We're always happy to chat, so please feel free to stop by the office if you have any questions about your stay. Thanks again!
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                                      ebelch

                                      prospectiveVisited 2019

                                      3/1/2019

                                      By far the best choice in apartments! The staff always friendly and ready to help, the apartment complex is well kept. I would give it 10 stars if i could! Loved everything about the process and the place!

                                        Manager

                                        3/4/2019

                                        Retreat at Grande Lake
                                        We're overjoyed to receive your five-star review! From our spaces to our services, we strive to provide high quality living experiences for all our residents, so it's wonderful to see our team's hard work is paying off. Please feel free to reach out if you have any additional feedback about your Retreat at Grande Lake home -- we're always happy to chat!
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                                        Makai_R

                                        Resident 2019

                                        3/1/2019

                                        I love this community because of how close it is to everything in Brunswick. Whether it be the college or Walmart, all is within about a 15 minute drive from here to there. There is no other place I'd rather live than The Retreat at… See More>
                                          Manager

                                          3/4/2019

                                          Retreat at Grande Lake
                                          Aw, thanks, Makai! We couldn't have asked for better feedback, and we truly appreciate the time you've taken to share such kind words toward our community here at The Retreat at Grande Lake. We want to make sure you continue to enjoy your stay with us for some time to come, and should you ever find yourself in need of any assistance, please do not hesitate to stop by the office. We'd be more than happy to help you!
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                                          Brian_H201

                                          Resident 2016 - 2019

                                          2/13/2019

                                          I love this community because it is an extremely safe place to live, the gorgeous views are unmatched, and the staff is super friendly. I have lived here for years, and I highly recommend The Retreat at Grande Lake to anyone!

                                            Manager

                                            2/14/2019

                                            Retreat at Grande Lake
                                            Thank you so much, Brian! We couldn't have asked for better feedback, and we're thrilled to see you truly feel at home here at The Retreat at Grande Lake. We greatly appreciate the time you've taken to recognize our hardworking team and overall community, and we want you to know that if you're ever in need of any assistance, you're always welcome to stop by the office. Thanks again!
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                                            Stefan_S287

                                            Resident 2019

                                            2/9/2019

                                            My wife and I have been here approximately 3 years. We love it Here! The apartments are nice, but the staff is even nicer! I can't think of a single negative experience. We have two young children and they love the pool! Each day when… See More>
                                              Manager

                                              2/11/2019

                                              Retreat at Grande Lake
                                              Wow, thank you for such wonderful feedback, Stefan! It means so much to our team to know you and your family feel right at home here at The Retreat at Grande Lake, and we couldn't have asked for a better review -- thank you! We truly appreciate the time you've taken to recognize our hardworking team and overall community, and we want to make sure your time with us continues to be nothing short of exceptional, so please feel free to contact us here at the office should you ever find yourself in need of any assistance. We'll be waiting with a smile and a friendly "hello"!
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                                              Jill_G843

                                              Resident 2017 - 2019

                                              2/5/2019

                                              Best place to live ever, with the beautiful lake, pool and overall safe area. I'm please to call this place home. The staff here are very friendly and helpful making me feel right to home. This complex has the most to offer, with all the… See More>
                                                Manager

                                                2/7/2019

                                                Retreat at Grande Lake
                                                Wow, thank you for the kind words, Jill! It means so much to us to know you feel right at home here at The Retreat at Grande Lake, and we couldn't be more grateful for the time you've taken to recognize our beautiful community, as well as our hardworking team! Thanks again, and please do not hesitate to pay us a visit here at the office should you ever need anything. We'd be happy to help you!
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                                                Abe_N

                                                Resident 2019

                                                2/1/2019

                                                I love this community because of its amazing staff, its beautiful lake and the overall vibe that it gives off. It is incredibly family friendly and safe for people to walk, run, as well as play tennis and basketball.

                                                  Manager

                                                  2/1/2019

                                                  Retreat at Grande Lake
                                                  That's wonderful to hear! We couldn't have asked for better feedback, and we're truly grateful for these kind words toward our community! We're happy to see you've been taking advantage of our fantastic amenities, as well as simply enjoying our grounds. Thanks again, and please feel free to swing by the office should you ever need any assistance. We'd be happy to help!
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                                                  Deseray_C

                                                  Resident 2017 - 2019

                                                  1/29/2019

                                                  Awesome staff and perfect place to live. Been here for about 2 years now and I love it. The lake is beautiful, the apartments are nice, and the area is just amazing. No noise, no crime, nothing but peace and quiet

                                                    Manager

                                                    1/30/2019

                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake
                                                    Thanks, Deseray! We're so happy to find you've been loving your home here at The Retreat at Grande Lake for nearly two years now, and we do hope to have you as a resident for some time to come! Thanks again for the kind recommendation, and please do not hesitate to stop by the office should you ever have any questions or concerns. We'd be happy to help you!

                                                    Features & Amenities

                                                    Laundry
                                                    • Laundry On-Site
                                                    • Washer/Dryer Connections
                                                    Parking
                                                    • Free Parking
                                                    • Gated Access And Storage Available
                                                    • Guest Parking
                                                    • Rv, Boat And Trailer Parking
                                                    Pets
                                                    • Dogs Allowed
                                                      Restrictions: Aggressive dogs or any dog with a bite history will not be accepted.
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                                                    • Cats Allowed
                                                    Other
                                                    • 24-Hour Emergency Maintenance
                                                    • ADA Compliant Apartment Homes Available
                                                    • Balcony or Patio with Additional Storage
                                                    • Basketball Court
                                                    • Black Appliances
                                                    • Business Center
                                                    • Ceiling Fan in Master Bedroom
                                                    • Clubhouse
                                                    • Convenient to Dell and Seton Medical
                                                    • Crown Molding
                                                    • DishWasher
                                                    • Dog Park
                                                    • Double Vanity
                                                    • Entry Foyer with Coat Closet
                                                    • First Floor Apartment
                                                    • Fitness Center
                                                    • Formal Dining Area
                                                    • Garbage Disposal
                                                    • Gated Access
                                                    • Ice Maker
                                                    • Kitchen Pantries
                                                    • Lake View
                                                    • Linen Closets
                                                    • Microwave
                                                    • Monthly Resident Events
                                                    • Nature Trail with Lake
                                                    • On-Site Maintenance
                                                    • On-Site Management
                                                    • Package Room
                                                    • Playground
                                                    • Pool
                                                    • Premium Fixtures and/or Hardware
                                                    • Premium Lighting Fixtures
                                                    • Short Term Lease Available
                                                    • Storage Space
                                                    • Tennis Court
                                                    • Two-Inch Blinds Throughout
                                                    • Vaulted Ceilings
                                                    • Volleyball Court
                                                    • Walk In Closets
                                                    • White Appliances
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                                                    Leasing

                                                    Convenience and comfort awaits in our community located in Brunswick, Georgia, just minutes away from the Parkway Plaza Shopping Center. Explore our selection of one, two, and three-bedroom apartment homes, including spacious walk-in closets, black or white appliance packages, and brushed nickel hardware. Our pet-friendly community offers a plethora of amenities for our residents to enjoy, including our swimming pool, resident clubhouse, and bike share program. Come see for yourself why everyone wants to call The Retreat at Grande Lake home!
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                                                    Office Hours

                                                    • Sunday: Closed
                                                    • Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
                                                    • Saturday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
                                                    This community is managed by

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                                                    Based on 43 number of votes by renters, Retreat at Grande Lake is currently rated 4.8 out of 5 stars.
                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is rated 3.8/5 stars in our renters grounds survey, which is considered average. The grounds are okay, but could use some improvement.
                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is rated 4.6/5 stars in our renters maintenance survey, which is considered excellent. The maintenance team is very responsive and effective in addressing issues.
                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is rated 3.6/5 stars in our renters noise survey, which is considered average. The noise level can sometimes be disruptive, but not to a significant extent.
                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is rated 2.4/5 stars in our renters safety survey, which is considered poor. The complex is very unsafe and poses serious risks to residents.
                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is rated 4.2/5 stars in our renters neighborhood survey, which is considered good. The complex is located in a generally safe and desirable neighborhood with good access to local attractions and services.
                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is rated 4/5 stars in our renters staff survey, which is considered good. The staff is generally helpful and responsive, with occasional lapses.
                                                    Managers have responded to 100% of their community reviews in the past year.
                                                    Managers have replied within 3.2 days to their community reviews in the past year.
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                                                    Dogs Allowed
                                                    Restrictions: Aggressive dogs or any dog with a bite history will not be accepted.
                                                    Cats Allowed
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                                                    Retreat at Grande Lake is a 824 - 1,403 sq. ft. apartment in Brunswick in zip code 31525. This community has a 1 - 3 Beds, 1 - 2 Baths, and is for rent for $1,434 - $3,403. Nearby cities include Saint Simons Island, Woodbine, Kingsland, Saint Marys, and Jesup.

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