Welcome Back Home

The Golden Isles looks forward to welcoming our beloved visitors back home to our sandy shores. Our miles of sunny beaches, sparkling marsh waters, and calm coastal breezes somehow seem even more spectacular and needed now than ever. Undoubtedly, the Golden Isles loves and cares greatly for all our visitors and we are prepared for your safe return.

Welcoming visitors to the Golden Isles and offering genuine southern hospitality has been a time-honored tradition for our community for over a century. As you begin to plan a visit to our destination, we are here and happy to help! 

Whether you are a first time visitor or you've been traveling to the Golden Isles your entire life, each of you has become an extension of our Golden Isles family. And just like our own families, we want to make sure each of you stays safe and healthy. As you begin to plan your next trip, we kindly ask that you treat our community as part of your family. Please do your part to take care of yourselves and take care of our community so we can continue to welcome you for months and years to come. 

Covid-19 Safety Tips



Many Golden Isles businesses have opened their doors for visitors to return. For any specific questions, we encourage you to use our business directory below, as it is regularly updated:

Hotels and Accommodations

6 Golden Isles Vacation Rentals To Book Immediately

Whether you're planning to visit the Golden Isles with a group of friends, on a bachelorette trip or with your entire extended family (plus some!), you'll be glad to know there are literally hundreds of vacation rentals on St. Simons Island and…

Nature & Wildlife

Seasons of Sea Turtles

Salty sea waters meet beautiful sandy shores along the coast of Georgia. Here, you will find many unique species of animals living in and around our marsh and ocean waters. One animal that is truly becoming iconic to the Golden Isles is the sea turtle. With…

Featured Lodging

The most comprehensive guide about the Golden Isles, the Visitor Guide is the ultimate source for planning the best vacation ever!