Prized for its pristine natural beauty, gracious hospitality and secluded worlds-away appeal, Little St. Simons Island awaits your discovery. One of the crown jewels of Georgia's famed Golden Isles, Little St. Simons Island offers 7 miles of pristine beaches and 11,000 acres of undeveloped wilderness for exploration and relaxation. Privately owned since 1908 and accessible only by boat, Little St. Simons Island has retained the charm and unhurried pace of coastal living. Moss draped live oaks and glistening marshes surround comfortable accommodations for no more than 32 overnight guests. The island is a paradise for nature lovers and offers a host of recreational, naturalist-led experiences including birding, boating, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, bicycling, interpretive tours, beach combing, fishing and swimming. Creature comforts include gracious accommodations in six charming cottages, delicious family style meals featuring local ingredients and genuine Southern hospitality. Little St. Simons Island is an ideal getaway for individuals, groups, families, family reunions, retreats and business meetings. All meals, beverages including sodas, beer & wine, use of island recreational gear, and daily-offered interpretive island excursions are included in the overnight rates. The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island has received much acclaim including: “#1 in the Top 20 Resorts in the South, #3 in the Top 25 Resorts in the U.S. and #10 in the Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World” by Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards 2015, “No. 1 Resort in the Mainland U.S.” by Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards 2007, “Gold List” by Condé Nast Traveler 2013, “Adventure Bucket List” by Outside Magazine 2013 and “Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor 2011-2015.
Little St. Simons Island is located off the Georgia coast about midway between Jacksonville, Florida and Savannah, Georgia. Our ferry boat departs from the Hampton River Marina on St. Simons Island, Georgia (reservations are required). Driving distance from the Jacksonville or Savannah airport is about 90 minutes. For detailed driving directions, please visit our website at www.LittleSSI.com.