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For more information about real estate listings on St. Simons Island, Sea Island, and the surrounding areas, follow this link to explore the Elegant Island Home website.

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In the spirit of celebrating the lifestyle of St. Simons Island and the surrounding area for 20 years, here are some interesting facts we’ve learned about our island home during that time that you might not know. Read more

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Everyone wants their summer vacation to be perfect, even if it’s simply a Golden Isles staycation. Not only should it be filled with lots of fun and plenty of memory making, you’ll want to snap some selfies and find Insta-worthy spots. We can help! Read more

As an intro, we've compiled some helpful lingo and tips on getting around the island to get you off to a smooth start. Read more

A quick overview of dining, shopping, and self-care on the island. From high tea to Low Country Boil and spa treatments to stone fruit, we've got an eclectic mix of goodness for you to enjoy. Read more

Arts and culture are alive and well in the Golden Isles. The scene encompasses a large community of artists and artisan creators inspired by the beauty that surrounds us. We also have a fantastic live music scene with offerings every day of the week. Read more

Whether you want to travel through time and experience the island's history or take the kids out for a day of adventures, you'll find plenty of places to play and learn. Learn about Colonial soldiers or show off your pinball skills--have fun! Read more

Island time means it's time to hit the beach! Here are some refreshers on beach rules and safety measures, as well as some ideas for family fun in the sun. Read more

Every place is unique, but the Golden Isles are uniquely wonderful! Welcome to our beautiful home. We invite you to discover all it has to offer—from scenic nature to historic sites to a wide array of shopping & dining options. Explore & enjoy! Read more

Welcome to the Golden Isles

About the Area - SSI Map

St Simons Island Pocket Guide Map

You are here. St. Simons Island. St. Simons Island is the largest of the barrier islands that make of the Golden Isles of Georgia. The island is 11.5 miles long and 3 miles across at its widest point and has a full-time population of 14,570.

SSI Resource Guide

SSI Resource list

We’ve compiled a list of resources and contact information you might need during your stay on St. Simons Island.