City

St. Simons Island The Coast

One of the largest barrier islands in Georgia, St. Simons is well-known for its historic lighthouse (in operation since 1872), Bloody Marsh (site of a 1742 battle), and many antebellum buildings. Travelers will also find lovely beaches, 99 holes of golf and plentiful tennis courts, miles of bike trails, and charming shops and restaurants.
  • St. Simons Lighthouse

    1 of 13
  • Nature in the Golden Isles

    2 of 13
  • Golden Isles Marina

    3 of 13
  • St. Simons Island Beaches

    4 of 13
  • Christ Church - St. Simons Island

    5 of 13
  • Fort Frederica

    6 of 13
  • 7 of 13
  • Golden Isles Marina

    8 of 13
  • 9 of 13
  • Shrimp Boat

    10 of 13
  • Fort Frederica

    11 of 13
  • Neptune Park Fun Zone

    12 of 13
  • 13 of 13

St. Simons Island captivates visitors with remarkable beauty and fascinating history. Lovely beaches, 99 holes of golf, acres of tennis courts, miles of bike trails, and countless shops and restaurants. Historic remnants of bygone eras, including the St. Simons Island Lighthouse (a working lighthouse in operation since 1872) the Bloody Marsh, Fort Frederica National Monument, historic Christ Church, and the sites of antebellum plantations dot the Island. Treasures are found 'round every bend on this, the largest of the Golden Isles.

Visitor Information Center

Beachview Drive - Neptune Park Neptune Park
St. Simons Island, GA 31522

Visit Website

St. Simons Island Trip Ideas & Inspiration

  • Rates from $534 per night

    Fall Birding Days 2015
    The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island
    1000 Hampton Point Drive
    View on Map
    Celebrate the fall migration on Little St. Simons Island! Guest ornithologists join our staff naturalists on tours highlighting the abundance of species that flock here during this special time. September 24 - 30, 2015. Arrive September 24 or 27 for three nights or stay for all six! Availability is... > Find Out More
  • Rates from $1,875 for 3 Nights

    Spring Birding Days 2015: Three Special Packages
    The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island
    1000 Hampton Point Drive
    View on Map
    Celebrate the spring migration on Little St. Simons Island! Guest ornithologists join our staff naturalists on excursions highlighting the abundance of species that flock to here during this special time. All packages are priced per couple, double-occupancy. All meals, beverages, birding tours, naturalist-led... > Find Out More
  • Packages starting at $550 per person per night

    Captain Gabby Kayaking Adventure
    The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island
    1000 Hampton Point Drive
    View on Map
    Eat, sleep and explore the waters around Little St. Simons Island aboard the Captain Gabby Kayak Mothership, and top off your adventure as an all-inclusive guest at the Lodge on Little St. Simons Island for the night of March 31st on Little St. Simons Island. Up to six spots available. The Captain Gabby... > Find Out More
  • Rates from $1,875 for 3 Nights

    Living on the Wind: Migration with Scott Weidensaul
    The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island
    1000 Hampton Point Drive
    View on Map
    April 19-22, 2015 Join naturalist and author Scott Weidensaul for a special session devoted to the miracle of bird migration — and enjoy the peak of spring migration, when the island is swarming with hordes of colorful migrating birds. Weidensaul is the author of more than two dozen books on nature... > Find Out More