Saint Simons travel guide

Saint Simons Tourism | Saint Simons Guide

You're Going to Love Saint Simons

With a population of 13,000, Saint Simons is a must-see destination in Georgia, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. We recommend you stay at least 4 days in order to fully appreciate everything Saint Simons has to offer.

Where to Eat in Saint Simons

If you’re looking for affordable options, Georgia Sea Grill (407 Mallery Street) and Halyards (55 Cinema Lane) are great picks.

When to visit Saint Simons

Saint Simons in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 214
1 night at 3-star hotel
Saint Simons in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 214
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Saint Simons in July, when the average temperature is 27 °C, and the highest can go up to 32 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 7 °C, with an average temperature of 12 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in September, when precipitation is around 190 mm. In contrast, November is usually the driest month of the year in Saint Simons, with an average rainfall of 40 mm.

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How to Get to Saint Simons

Plane

When flying to Saint Simons, you’ll arrive at Brunswick Glynco Jetport (BQK), which is located 13 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Saint Simons from Canada departs from Montreal and takes around 8h 17m.

Car

Another option to get to Saint Simons is to pick up a car rental from Orlando, which is about 291 km from Saint Simons. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Fox, among others, in Orlando.

Plane

When flying to Saint Simons, you’ll arrive at Brunswick Glynco Jetport (BQK), which is located 13 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Saint Simons from Canada departs from Montreal and takes around 8h 17m.

Car

Another option to get to Saint Simons is to pick up a car rental from Orlando, which is about 291 km from Saint Simons. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Fox, among others, in Orlando.

Airports near Saint Simons

Airlines serving Saint Simons

Lufthansa
Good (4,672 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,752 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,174 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,448 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (467 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,597 reviews)
Air France
Good (974 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,101 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,938 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,351 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (219 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,235 reviews)
Finnair
Good (765 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (932 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (845 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,930 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (776 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,542 reviews)
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Where to stay in Saint Simons

Average rates range from around C$ 394 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 454 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Ocean Inn and Suites and Best Western Plus St. Simons.

Where to stay in popular areas of Saint Simons

Most booked hotels in Saint Simons

Hampton Inn St. Simons Island
2 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 233+
Home2 Suites by Hilton St. Simons Island
3 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 246+
Ocean Inn and Suites
2 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
C$ 176+
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Jekyll Island
2 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 214+
The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 421+
Jekyll Island Club Resort
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 413+

Renting a car in Saint Simons

Expect to pay C$ 1.39 per litre in Saint Simons (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.64 and C$ 22.18. Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Saint Simons, while also 19% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay C$ 1.39 per litre in Saint Simons (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.64 and C$ 22.18. Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Saint Simons, while also 19% cheaper than other types, on average.