Many guests tell us that their favorite time here is spent either on their balcony or on the swings, watching the movement of the water and listening to the lapping waves. The beaches of St. Simons are made for walking or bike riding, because of our hard-packed sand at low tide. But we also have 5 ocean front pools if that’s your thing. Young children love the water park in the Village. The island also has great fishing, boat rentals, a one-of-kind Shrimpin’ Cruise, sea kayak tours, and dolphin cruises.
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Traveling through the scenic Marshes of Glynn south of St. Simons Sound, you will see a plethora of wildlife including dolphins, seagulls, and pelicans. Experience the life of a fisherman hands on. You will be able to see AND touch whatever is caught that day- sharks, crabs, fish, and all sorts of sea life. Two hour tours depart daily from the Brunswick docks less than a mile from the St. Simons causeway. Click to view the YouTube video here. This is a very popular attraction, so reserve your spot today by clicking the green button on the picture!
Sail the Georgia coast with Dunbar's skipper for a half day excursion aboard a well-equipeed Catalina. They provide soft drinks and ice for your outing. Refrigeration is available for your drinks and snacks. From $395 for a half-day excursion.
Captain Larry Swicegood invites you to fish the pristine waters off coastal Georgia aboard the 27' Contender, the Liquid Asset. All bait, tackle & license provided. Call 912-264-8860, 912-222-2042 or 912-222-6272 for reservations. Click here for more information.
Scallywag Sailing Tours provides a great way to explore the Golden Isles from the water! Choose a Dolphin Tour, Sightseeing or Sunset Sail to make your visit to the Golden Isles complete. Scallywag Sailing Tours is conveniently located at St Simons Island's Frederica Yacht Club and services the Golden Isles including St Simons Island, Jekyll Island, Cumberland Island, Brunswick and surrounding areas.
Scallywag Sailing is owned and operated by Captain Ken, a 22 year veteran of the US Coast Guard and an avid sailor from childhood. Captain Ken provides a unique and memorable sailing experience to visitors of the Golden Isles.
For snorkeling and scuba diving off the Georgia coast, contact Island Dive Center at 912-638-6590, or visit their Facebook page. The center is located at 101 Marina Drive, Brunswick.
Captain Mark Noble Fishing Charter - St. Simons Island offers miles of winding tidal creeks and rivers. The area is renowned for deep sea, bay, and inshore fishing and boating. Let Captain Mark Noble and his guides take you fishing on these local waters. His intimate knowledge and experience will undoubtedly give you a rewarding and educational fishing experience.
Coastal Georgia Charters and Tours - For a comprehensive charter and tour service, look no further than Coastal Georgia Charters and Tours. Servicing both Jekyll and Saint Simons Islands, Coastal Georgia Charters and Tours offers a variety of experiences including dolphin tours, eco-shrimping tours, and private charters for both inshore fishing and parties. Both half or full day private fishing charters are available. Fully U.S. Coast Guard Certified, sun-covered, and equipped with onboard restroom facilities.
Kayak Tours - Join the experienced local guides at Southeast Adventure Outfitters as you discover the many rivers, creeks and marshes kayaking St. Simons, Sea Islands and the Brunswick area. They teach the skills needed to safely enjoy the sport as you watch the abundant wildlife in the marshes, rivers, and on the beaches. Tours include 2-hour trips through the Marshes of Glynn, a 3-hour trip around St. Simons, and full day trip on the Altamaha and Satilla Rivers. Everyone will enjoy the stable, expedition quality sea-kayaks used on their trips. Click to view the YouTube video here.
Join Cap Fendig’s St. Simons Dolphin Tours for our 1-1½ hour tours which bring you super close to these marvelous mammals, which travel in family groups throughout the waters of coastal Georgia. Besides dolphins, you may see lots of other local wildlife and all the elements of the largest eco system on the East Coast. Come aboard and be amazed at our tours that go way beyond just looking for dolphins. This tour is perfect for all ages!
Just click on www.lighthousetrolleys.com for schedules and trip information. Operates year round.
Barry's Beach Service - Located conveniently on the beach in front of the hotel. Rentals include beach chairs/umbrellas, kayaks, sailboats, boogie boards, paddleboards and more. Click here or call 912-638-8053 for pricing and more information.
Established by Davis Love III, PGA golf professional, the shop is an expression of his passion for Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Golf. The experienced sales staff at Paddle and Putt will help individuals of all SUP skill levels find the right equipment, accessories, and apparel needed to express your own SUP journey. They can guide you with the latest surf forecasts for our beautiful area as well as give you some of the most spectacular SUP trails in the Golden Isles. The shop also provides lessons and a wide range of rental boards so you too can experience the feeling of walking on water.
Take in the flora and fauna of our beautiful island from a Stand Up Paddleboard. SSI SUP offers a variety of tours and adventures for all ages and skill levels. Call 912-230-4323 or click here for more information.
Neptune Park Fun Zone - There's plenty to do for the entire family at Neptune Park. Cool off in the Fun Zone Pool, which is open daily throughout the summer until September 18th. Daily passes as well as season passes are available. Click to watch the YouTube video here. There is also an eighteen hole miniature golf course. For the young ones, there is a playground free of charge. The oceanfront park features picnic tables under stately oak trees, benches for relaxing by the sea, a fishing pier, and a bandstand where events are held throughout the year. Call 912-279-2836 for information.
Cap Fendig provides family fishing in and around St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island. The trips provide an unforgettable experience! His boat is the only Coast Guard licensed boat that can carry more than 6 passengers. Did you know that Georgia has 1/3 of all the marshlands of the east coast within the state's coastal boundaries? Red fish, drum, sea trout, flounder, whiting, tarpon, and many different sizes and species of shark make fishing in Georgia a sportsman dream! Join Cap Fendig for near shore and inshore fishing. www.lighthousetrolleys.com
Board the Captain Gabby for a fun ocean adventure along the wild and scenic Georgia Coast. The offer fully guided charters are from 3 hour tours up to 7 day adventures. Choose from a number of trips that include sightseeing, birding, fishing, kayaking, beachcombing, multi-day adventures, and full moon cruises. Prices start at $65 a person. The Gabby departs from Darien.
The Emerald Princess Casino & Dinner Cruise - Enjoy day and evening gambling cruises aboard the beautiful Emerald Princess II Casino cruise ship, where the destination is always Vegas-style fun and excitement. All daily cruises feature blackjack, poker, roulette, dice, Texas Hold ‘Em, over 200 slot machines, light dining, music, and more.
Summer Waves Waterpark - Plan a fun-filled day with relaxing laps around Turtle Creek or high speed thrills down Pirate's Passage. Anything you choose to do will be a splashtacular good time! Watch YouTube videos here and here.