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Saint Simons Island Travel Guide: 74 reviews and 158 photos

Another great little island on Georgia's coast

St. Simons Island is a beautiful place on the southeast coast of Georgia. This wonderful little island has plenty to keep you busy during your stay. This island is just ten minutes from Jekyll Island. Lots of historical sites to visit here. Plenty of beach too.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:It's an island and has beaches and lots to do!
  • Cons:Didn't see any
  • In a nutshell:Another Georgia Peach!
  • Last visit to Saint Simons Island: Feb 2004
  • Intro Updated Feb 25, 2004
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  • Jan 5, 2007 at 2:38 PM

    The park is my mental escape; when life is too much, I close my eyes go to park bench, watch kids, see lighthouse, pier and beach and smell ocean-ahh! Eugenia Price and her island stories are a must-read to personalize the cemetary at Christ's Church!

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    Aug 5, 2006 at 6:22 PM

    I agree that Eugenia Price's books are "must reads" and your tips on Saint Simons Island are must reads too.

  • kimberbakos's Profile Photo
    Apr 16, 2006 at 7:50 PM

    This is my favorite place in the US. Before going, Eugenia Price's books are a must read.

  • RickinDutch's Profile Photo
    Apr 6, 2006 at 3:46 PM

    Nicely done tips on St. Simon's! The island was my refuge when goinf to the Federal Law Enforcement Center in Brunswick. Would bike down most weekends.

  • acemj's Profile Photo
    Jul 16, 2005 at 4:32 AM

    Ahhhh, that long beach LOOKS nice, but hard sand and strong currents - uh, oh. Great page.

  • bluevegas's Profile Photo
    Jun 26, 2005 at 7:38 PM

    No worries - no direct hits since 1964. We are VERY well protected on St. Simons from tropical weather! :)

  • rexvaughan's Profile Photo
    Jul 17, 2004 at 6:37 AM

    Great sunsets & sunrises! You obviously love Georgia's Golden Isles and have done them justice with more great pics and info. Thanks.

  • JetlagCity's Profile Photo
    Jul 3, 2004 at 8:31 PM

    That 6 mile long beach is calling my name! Lovely page on this beautiful place!

  • Stephen-KarenConn's Profile Photo
    May 2, 2004 at 5:40 PM

    More excellent pages. I visited St. Simons many times when I lived in Georgia. I've got to take Karen back to the lighthouse someday. Stephen

  • traveldave's Profile Photo
    Mar 6, 2004 at 1:54 PM

    A great page about what looks like a beautiful island. I'd love to visit some of the coastal areas of the southeast U.S.


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