Wintering on St Simons Island

by Tully
Top Reasons to Visit St Simons Island, Georgia, in the Winter

While St. Simons Island may be known for its summer season, there are plenty of things to do on our island paradise year-round! Visit Georgia in the winter and enjoy mild temperatures, crowd-free beaches, vacation deals, outdoor adventures, and festive events. Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life this winter, and book your beach vacation with Real Escapes Properties!

Enjoy Mild Winter Weather

Leave your winter coats behind because St. Simons Island offers mild weather year-round. Winter averages are in the mid-60s, with overnight lows in the 40s. Even though winter is too cold for beach days, there are plenty of other outdoor activities to keep you entertained during your getaway!

Perfect Conditions for Outdoor Adventures

Winter offers the ideal weather for outdoor adventures and activities on St. Simons Island like:


  • Embark on a winter fishing charter with outfitters like South Eastern Angling and target species like black drum, sheepshead, and striped bass. 

  • St. Simons Island is part of the Colonial Coast Birding Trail, offering fantastic winter birdwatching at Goulds Inlet. Look for shorebirds and waterfowl as you explore the region this winter!

  • Reserve a bike rental and explore St. Simons on wheels! Look for the famous tree spirits, stop by the St. Simons Lighthouse Museum, and learn some local history at Fort Frederica. 

Access Special Offers, Discounts, and Deals

Winter is an excellent time to save on your getaway. Since summer is the peak season, winter is the prime time to enjoy discounts on lodging and activities. Browse special offers and deals around the Golden Isles! 

Plan Your Getaway Around Holiday Events

Winter is chocked full of events to plan your vacation around. Spend the holiday season at the beach and enjoy festive happenings like the Christmas Tour of Lights, Holly Jolly Jekyll, and Island Treasures

Experience Georgia in the Winter with Real Escapes 

Experience St. Simons Island, Georgia, in the winter with Real Escapes Properties! Browse our St. Simons Island vacation rental collection and find the perfect winter lodging for your getaway. Whether you are looking for a cozy condo for two or a multi-family home for the holidays, we have the perfect property for your unique needs. Please contact us at 855-634-1667 to book your vacation rental with us this winter!