St. Simons Island and its vacation rentals are located on the Georgia coast across the Marshes of Glynn—immortalized by the Sidney Lanier poem of the same name.
The largest barrier island in the Golden Isles, St. Simons Island features white, sandy beaches, salt marshes, and grasslands, as well as heritage homes dressed in moss-draped live oaks. The Island’s beaches provide opportunities for sunbathing and beach combing. Cycling, boating, paddling, fishing, and golf are also popular.
St. Simons Island is home to historically significant sites, monuments, and museums including the Bloody Marsh battle site, the Fort Frederica National Monument, and the St. Simons Lighthouse Museum. The Island’s town centre boasts a number of eateries that serve up typical Southern fare, including Brunswick stew. The Island also hosts frequent arts, crafts, and antique festivals, as well as the annual St. Simons Island Fourth of July Sunshine Festival.
St. Simons Island offers an array of natural, outdoors, and cultural attractions, as well as a variety of facilities and rental accommodation options, and is easily accessible from the International Airports of Savannah-Hilton Head and Jacksonville, Florida.+ More