St Simons Island Real Estate For Sale

Why You Should Buy a Vacation Home on Saint Simons Island

Having a beachside escape as a vacation property is a dream for many people. One great option for a vacation getaway is to have a second home on Saint Simons Island, which is conveniently located off the coast of Georgia. There are many features of Saint Simons Island that can make it a great option for you. Amazing Beaches One of the biggest draws to Saint Simons Island is the expansive … [Read more...]

St. Simons Island Fun Fitness Options

Some people enjoy the structure of a fitness studio over more alternative exercise options. If you are new to the area or are considering property options in St. Simons Island, here are a few local fitness studios that you can easily enjoy. Anytime Fitness This aptly named fitness studio is open 24-hours a day, all days of the year. Whether you're a visitor or a resident, there are rate … [Read more...]

Come to St. Simons Island for the Weather, Stay for the Fun

South Georgia is known for having some of the best weather in the United States year round. Warm sunny days are never far, especially when you find yourself on St. Simons Island. Perfect for family vacations, you will want to spend more than a few days a year on our beaches, or exploring the rich American history surrounding the entire island. Whether you are in the market for a new permanent … [Read more...]

Expecting an Empty Nest in the Fall? Plan a Getaway with St Simons Island Real Estate

There comes a time in every parent's life when the last child flies away from the nest. After years of pouring yourself into raising children, putting their needs first, they move out and start the next chapter of their life. And where does that leave parents? Maybe you're a little sad, but many parents embrace this new freedom and look forward to doing things they've never done before. One … [Read more...]

St. Simons Island Pier Offers an Exciting Fishing Opportunity to Area Residents

St. Simons Island is a recreational lover’s paradise with a wealth of diverse activities. It is home to many miles of walking and biking trails that traverse the islands different neighborhoods and natural areas. For recreational enthusiasts they will find that the St. Simons Island Pier offers year-round fishing for a variety of species. The pier is a mainstay for tourists and residents alike … [Read more...]

Have a Child Who is a Turtle Lover? St Simons Island is a Great Vacation Destination

The school year is coming to a close, but that doesn't mean the learning has to end. Many parents use the summer break as a time to let children go to camps and classes in areas that are of a particularly strong interest to them. If you have a turtle lover in your home, St Simons Island and the surrounding area is the perfect vacation destination for the entire family. The Georgia Sea Turtle … [Read more...]

The Best Seafood in St. Simons Island

If you have been considering your real estate options in St. Simons Island, you know that it is a beautiful tourist destination with everything from lighthouses to great beaches. One of the great thing about St. Simons though is the seafood. With that in mind, here are some of the best seafood destinations you will find in St. Simons Island. Bennie's Red Barn Bennie's red barn has fire … [Read more...]

Neptune Small: A Story of Love and Friendship that Surpassed Death

Every state has its romantic tales of hardship, love, friendship and endurance in the face of extreme obstacles. These things happen when a life or a nation is being built. Georgia offers for your information the tale of Neptune Small, born into slavery on St Simons Island in 1831. You will stroll through the park named for him on Beachview Drive. You will play on the park equipment, stare … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Harrington Community on St Simons Island

Vacationers and those seeking permanent homes on St Simons real estate are enchanted by the dunes, the majestic trees along chuckling streams and rivers. They love the food at the mighty hotels, playing golf, boating and water fun. If people look a little deeper, it’s to notice the famous builders who put up the homes in the island or the history of the food and music that was born here. What … [Read more...]

Did You Know Filming (Yes, Filming) Happens on St Simons Island Real Estate?

What does Driving Miss Daisy, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Fried Green Tomatoes and the Legend of Bagger Vance have in common? They were all filmed in a large part in Georgia. Over a period of about 50 years, Georgia has become the East Coast’s answer to Hollywood. St Simons Island and other parts of the Golden Isles are also listed on the roster of films shot in Georgia. You … [Read more...]

Enjoy Family Holiday Events with St Simons Island Real Estate

The holidays are an exciting time when there are children in the family, and it's the perfect time to spend some time together and make some memories. Families looking for a place to get away this holiday season and enjoy some new adventures can find them with St Simons Island real estate. Kick off the season on November 25th with the Brunswick Tree Lighting Festival. In addition to enjoying … [Read more...]

Golfers Can Enjoy St Simons Island Real Estate and the PGA Tour in November

Just because summer is over doesn't mean the fun has ended on St Simons Island and the surrounding area. In fact, fall may be the best time of year here with wonderful weather and less crowds. Golfers especially enjoy this time of year, not only to spend some time out on the links, but to get involved with the annual PGA tour. To come be a part of the action, look into St Simons island real … [Read more...]

Day Trips from St. Simons Island – Part One

There are many wonderful sights, living history, historic sites, attractions, entertainment, beaches, parks, wildlife, natural ecosystems, charter fishing, water sports, golfing, and unspoiled scenic beauty to see right on St. Simons Island and in many locations of the Golden Isles of Georgia on the Atlantic Ocean. In fact, Travel and Leisure Magazine in 2014 voted St. Simons Island … [Read more...]

Psst… There’s Some Great Real Estate for Sale on St. Simons Island!

If you've never visited St. Simons Island, you don't know what you're missing. Part of Georgia's Golden Isles, St. Simons is constantly receiving accolades from publications including Conde Nast, USA Today and Travel + Leisure: Conde Nast calls St. Simons Island "One of the Top 10 Islands in the U.S. "USA Today voted it "Best Coastal Small Town "Travel + Leisure has nothing but praise … [Read more...]

Brunswick Festivals and Events

Brunswick Festivals and Events A visit doesn’t get more picturesque than strolling through Historic Brunswick, the magnificent sea-faring city located in our Golden Isles. Beautiful pocket parks and 14 squares are there to explore along with viewing spectacular original Victorian architecture buildings that line the streets. There are so many historic sites to appreciate as well as ongoing … [Read more...]

St Simons Island and It’s Ghosts

St. Simons Island is known for its legends about popular ghosts and their captivating stories. Take tours to hear all the details and see the destinations for yourself. St. Simons Ghost Walk A 90-minute walking tour takes you through the spooky Old Village streets and passageways draped in eerie moss and into parks while you are told numerous tales of murder, mystery, spirits, folklore, … [Read more...]

St. Simons Island Real Estate -America’s #1 Favorite Beach Town

The gentle lapping of waves lap pristine beaches full of sand dollars. Green, swaying marshes hide protected turtle sanctuaries. This is outdoor living at its finest, coupled with simple living and the fine-dining of only the best, local cuisine. The icing on the cake showcases magnificent beach homes, with every luxury detail, and adjoining, boutique, cottage communities. No, this is not … [Read more...]

Choose St Simons Island Real Estate for Sale for Health and Wellness

It has long been thought that sea-side air was detrimental to the lungs as well as pretty much the whole body. We are very lucky, though, that studies are now being done that disproves this theory. In fact, studies show that health and wellness are vastly improved by ocean air. The effects on the lungs, the psyche and the body are being documented right now, and the reports are quite … [Read more...]

Golf Widow? Find Things You Both Like to Do with St Simons Island Real Estate

Many couples have a hard time deciding on a vacation destination, especially if one person is an avid golfer. It's a sport that takes a lot of time, and those who really get into it don't mind spending all day, every day out on the links. The problem comes when the other member of the partnership feels abandoned and left out of the fun. If you're looking for a vacation spot where one person … [Read more...]

Sea Turtles are Also Looking for St Simons Real Estate

This time of year you are not the only one looking for Sea Island or St Simons Island real estate. May until July is sea turtle nesting season here. Female sea turtles will lay from one to five nests on our beaches. Most of the nests are loggerheads, but green and leatherback sea turtle nests are found too. The eggs are about the size of a ping pong or golf ball. They are very soft to the … [Read more...]

10 Things Children Love About St Simons Island Real Estate

When deciding on a vacation venue, one of the first things parents consider is how family-friendly a location is. After all, if children are happy and have things to do, then parents enjoy their vacation more too. There are lots of things for kids to do near St Simons Island real estate for kids, and here are just a few of their favorites. Sandy beach. What child doesn't like splashing in … [Read more...]

St. Simons Island Real Estate & Close to Year Round Art Classes

St. Simons Island real estate is famous for hosting some of the best events in the Golden Isles. The events run the gamut from high-flying affairs held on glamorous pieces of real estate to modest visual arts classes geared towards beginners. Today, we’re spotlighting the classes. They’re open to renters, residents and potential home buyers alike. Plus, attendees may end up with something … [Read more...]

3 Reasons to Make Reservations Now for St Simons Island Real Estate

On a cold and blustery day of winter, it's not hard to picture yourself in a beautiful, warm location soaking up the sun. But while it's easy to imagine, few people take the step of making reservations for their summer vacation now. There are several reasons why you might want to consider setting some dates for visiting St Simons Island real estate this summer. The early bird gets the worm. … [Read more...]

Nature & history at the Cannon’s Point Preserve on St. Simons Island

St. Simons island is wonderful for many reasons—the beauty of the ocean, the temperate climate, and the relaxed atmosphere all come to mind—but certainly one of the primary reasons is the sheer beauty of the natural world on the island. And one of the best ways to get in touch with nature is to hike the 600-acre Cannon’s Point Preserve on St. Simons northern end. Hiking is relatively … [Read more...]

St. Simons Island Properties for Equestrian Fans

Are you an equestrian searching for a year round or seasonal residence that offers more than the rest? If so, we’d suggest inquiring about St. Simons Island real estate for sale. The island is a wonderful place to raise and train horses. Plus, the temperate climate makes it possible to trail ride comfortably all year. And there are boarding farms in the Golden Isles too. As such, there are … [Read more...]

Saint Simons Dream Home & Sample Springtime Activities

Are you ready for beach weather yet? After the winter holidays, time has a way of passing quicker than great deals on Saint Simons real estate with ocean views. So it will be March before you know it. In the meantime, there is a sand bucket full of excellent events taking place and you may want to come with: Get Fresh in January 2016 In January, the area’s farmer’s markets will be up … [Read more...]

‘Tis the Season to be On St. Simons (Fa-la-la-la-la-la-la)

Holidays in the South are things of magic and beauty. Warm breezes caress the faces of carolers as visitors enjoy the music. The lights, decorations and the spirit of the holidays gently surround visitors as they get into the holiday spirit. If you’ve come to spend the holidays with us, we’ll be glad to tell you where to pick up a Christmas tree, decorations for it, Christmas dinner as well … [Read more...]

Real Estate for Sale on St Simons Island & Great Bluegrass Music

After the busy holidays, there's nothing better than allowing yourself some time to just relax and enjoy yourself to start the New Year. Before you start thinking about resolutions and goals, take some time to recharge and explore real estate for sale on St Simons Island. St Simons Island is a beautiful place even in the dead of winter. The weather is typically warm enough to enjoy a stroll on … [Read more...]

St. Simons Island Real Estate Sales Near the Airport Are Set to Heat Up

Did you know that St. Simons Island real estate was mentioned in the August 2015 edition of Aviation Pros? It’s true and the news story highlighted changes taking place at our island’s beloved airport. In essence, the area is getting a major facelift that will make it easier for select aircraft to fly into and out of the Golden Isles year round. According to reporter Lindsey Adkison, the … [Read more...]

St Simons Island Real Estate for Sale? Celebrate with Authentic Southern Food!

St. Simons Island is all about the lifestyle. Many residents bought their St. Simons Island real estate for sale to use as a second or vacation home. Whether you buy an island home as a permanent residence or as a second home, food is an important part of your new home. Fall is the time for local food and wine festivals, and none is more celebrated than St. Simons Island festivals. Food is … [Read more...]