No trip to the island is complete without the perfect place to stay! An abundance of options for St. Simons Island hotels that will satisfy all your wants and needs makes it difficult to decide which accommodations are right for you. From beachfront hotels to private vacation rentals, here are the top 10 places to stay on St. Simons Island to help you narrow it down!
1. The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort
Unlock a blend of gracious Southern hospitality and historic charm at The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort, an oceanfront hotel. From rooms and suites to beachside villas and five heated pools on the property, guests can swim, sunbathe, and enjoy beach activities at their convenience. Home to the only oceanfront restaurant on the island, ECHO, guests at The King and Prince won’t have to travel far to get a taste of coastal cuisine.
What Not to Miss: The Cottage Custard + Coffee shop located on the property serves delicious coffee and treats, sells gifts and trinkets, and has a play area for children.
2. Hampton Inn
Discover the many comforts of the newly renovated Hampton Inn on St. Simons Island. Its convenient central location makes it easy to access the many things to do on St. Simons Island after enjoying a complimentary breakfast. Plus, new furnishings and spacious, comfortable rooms will help you relax and enjoy your stay.
What Not to Miss: The Hampton Inn is in walking distance to Redfern Village and some of the island’s most popular specialty shops, unique dining, nightlife, and live music.
3. Lilmar Properties
Select the vacation rental of your dreams from Lilmar Properties, which offers properties ranging from luxury homes to oceanfront condos, great for a coastal getaway. Their properties can accommodate groups of all sizes, perfect for family vacations, girls trips, and romantic getaways. Choose from properties located in cozy mid-island neighborhoods to properties in the heart of East Beach. Guests will experience clean and high-quality properties, concierge services, and connections to premier island experience partners.
What Not to Miss: Unique selections including dog-friendly properties, private homes, luxury condos, and oceanfront villas.
4. Queens Court Inn
Stay among the sprawling live oak trees in the heart of the St. Simons Island Pier Village at Queens Court Inn. This iconic vintage motel has a treasured past and has been a focal point of St. Simons Island since 1948. Enjoy refreshed rooms, an open grill and fire pit, a dip in the pool, or time outdoors on the terrace. Queens Court is also in walking distance to dozens of restaurants, shops, and attractions in Pier Village.
What Not to Miss: The St. Simons Island Tree Spirit carved into one of the majestic live oak trees outside of Queens Court.
5. Hotel Simone
Conveniently located between Pier Village and East Beach, this boutique hotel is also within walking distance to popular St. Simons Island restaurants, shops and the beach. Hotel Simone offers a peaceful coastal escape for adults only, where each suite incorporates coastal-chic style, perfect for a romantic getaway or kid-free weekend. Delight in a rooftop lounge area with a dip pool, complimentary beach bicycles, and so much more!
What Not to Miss: Access to the perks and amenities at The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort.
6. The Inn at Sea Island
With easy access to historic sites, beaches, shopping, and dining, The Inn at Sea Island provides the perfect comfortable lodging for families, golfers, and wedding parties. Enjoy spacious rooms, complimentary bicycles, daily continental breakfast, a heated outdoor pool, and access to three championship golf courses when booking the hotel’s golf package.
What Not to Miss: The on-site Topgolf Swing Suite and bar.
7. Sea Palms Resort
Surround yourself with nature, tranquility, and natural coastal scenery at Sea Palms Resort, located on the northern side of St. Simons Island. Don’t miss the fully renovated hotel accommodations and breathtaking marsh views. Plus, this resort features access to on-site indoor and outdoor dining at Sago, an island favorite that serves delicious Southern and coastal-inspired dishes, and features a popular Sunday brunch.
What Not to Miss: The signature 18-hole Sea Palms Golf Course.
8. Village Inn & Pub
Take a step back in time at the Village Inn & Pub, a charming 1930s-era beach cottage featuring 28 uniquely designed guest rooms, some with balconies that overlook the courtyard and the pool. Conveniently located just a quick walk away from the St. Simons Island Pier Village, restaurants, shopping, and attractions like the St. Simons Lighthouse are easily accessible.
What Not to Miss: Grab a drink at the Village Pub’s mahogany bar imported from England, and enjoy live music on the weekends.
9. Strachan Carriage House
The Strachan Carriage House on St. Simons Island presents year-round luxury and private accommodations for families and friends. The house features six bedrooms that can accommodate up to 12 adults with daybeds and trundles for younger guests. With just a quick walk to Pier Village or the beach, what more could you ask for?!
What Not to Miss: The heated pool, outdoor grill, and gated parking.
10. Best Western Plus St. Simons
The Best Western Plus on St. Simons Island has everything you could possibly need for an enjoyable stay in the Golden Isles. From rooms with pillow-top mattresses to a complimentary hot breakfast buffet, you’re sure to be fond of your stay, and you can even bring your pet with you. Spend your time relaxing in the hot tub, de-stressing by the poolside fire pit, or hanging out with your furry friend.
What Not to Miss: The Best Western Plus is home to St. Simons Island’s largest outdoor pool.
Whether you’re planning a quiet island stay, a family or group vacation, or a romantic getaway, you won’t be disappointed with the quaint bed and breakfasts, newly-renovated hotels, and pet-friendly hotels on St. Simons Island offering superb amenities.