St. Simons Island Vacation Guide

We could go on and on about our beloved St. Simons Island, but we will try to stick to the facts….there is so much to love about this place that you have to come see it for yourself! Here is some helpful information for planning your next St. Simons vacation:


St. Simons Island At-A-Glance

Area (in square miles): 17.9 
Miles of public beach: 4
Waterparks: 1
Shops and Boutiques: 120+
Restaurants: 60+
Art Galleries: 11
Historical Sites: 10+
Ghost Tours: 2 
Activities: too many to count!

Getting here: Malcolm McKinnon Airport is located on St. Simons Island, although many guests fly into Jacksonville International Airport, rent a car, and drive to the island (approx. 75 miles).  You can drive onto the island via the F.J. Torras Causeway.

Getting around: The King and Prince Resort is perfectly situated right on St. Simons beach…step out of the Resort and take a stroll on the beach, walk up the beach to the Pier Shopping Village, or walk just a few blocks to several favorite restaurants. There is also plenty of free parking at the Resort and around the island.

More information: From a relaxing stroll on the beach looking for seashells or playing a round of golf to exploring the island on wave runners or horseback, St. Simons Island truly has something for everyone.

Click the links below to discover all of the activities the island has to offer or for additional information about the island, our Resort Hosts are happy to help! Please call 912-638-3631 ext. 5109 or email at


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Vacation Packages

Royal Golf Package

Starting from $277/night