Destination: St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island is a distinctly charming beach town, home to fabulous beaches, shopping, spas, restaurants, and more. With its beautiful draping Spanish moss and colorful sunsets, it's easy to see why St. Simons has been voted among the most romantic destinations in the U.S.
Enjoy the island's pristine, natural beaches, marshlands, and abundant wildlife. Explore historic sites and monuments, or take a hike and enjoy the great outdoors. You’ll feel swept away by world-class accommodations, boutique shopping, and delicious dining. When you make the trip to St. Simons, you can relish in everything this coastal gem has to offer on your beach town getaway. Read on to discover our favorite places on beautiful St. Simons Island…
WHERE TO STAY
St. Simons Island is home to a wide variety of accommodations and amenities. You can opt for the Grey Owl Inn, a quaint bed-and-breakfast nestled among the island's beloved live oak trees, or watch the sunrise over the Atlantic from the comfort of your oceanfront suite at The King and Prince Resort. When you’re packing for your St. Simons vacation, make sure you have plenty of cover-ups and day-to-evening pieces in your suitcase. Our Resort Collection features our signature Coastal Print, designed for your next adventure.
WHERE TO EXPLORE
St. Simons Island offers a breathtaking landscape of sea, sun, and fun. You can spend the day by the ocean, shelling or horseback riding along the endless sand, maximizing your time on the shore. East Beach is perfect for wading in the water and magnificent bird watching. When you head into town, make sure to stop by our Flagship Store for some of the island's best shopping! No matter where your daytime explorations take you, you'll be ready to soak in the surf and sun in our Giada Kaftan and Alaina Pants.
WHERE TO DINE
St. Simons Island boasts an abundance of dining options, from local seafood at waterfront restaurants to world renowned barbecue. Enjoy amazing fresh-caught options at Iguanas Seafood Restaurant is in the heart of the historic island village. For dinner, tuck into classic crab cakes at Barbara Jean's Restaurant. If you're celebrating a special occasion, splurge on the upscale and creative dishes at Halyards. You can't go wrong in laidback linen styles like the Piper Top and Lenore Pants—our mix-and-match Linen Collection makes packing easy and will take you from casual lunches to elegant dinners.
Photography by Laura Watson (@lauraannewatson)