Bar Hopping

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Best St. Simons Island and Jekyll Bars

After a day of Golden Isles adventures, unwind with refreshing drinks, delicious food, and live music at our local bars. Our Jekyll Island and St. Simons Island bars offer the perfect hangout setting, whether you are looking for a tiki bar overlooking the ocean or a laidback sports bar to catch the game. Choose Real Escapes Properties to host your Georgia getaway and find the perfect property for your group this summer!

St. Simons Island Bars

Browse our collection of over 160 vacation rentals on St. Simons Island and discover fantastic St. Simons Island bars just minutes away from your rental home: 


Visit Ziggy’s for great food, entertainment, drinks, and dancing. During the week, they feature events like trivia and line dancing; on the weekends, the stages come alive with live music.

Demere Grill

If you are looking for a sports bar to hang out and watch the game, head to Demere Grill! They offer a full-service bar and diverse pub menu to enjoy as you kick back and enjoy the game on the flat screens.


Rafters is your classic dive bar experience with dart boards, pool tables, cheap drinks, and live music. 

The Tree Bar at Bennie’s

Bennie’s Red Barn is the oldest privately owned restaurant on the island, and the Tree Bar is w wonderful place to enjoy a cocktail next door. This rustic indoor/outdoor venue offers a fantastic setting for live music, dancing, and drinking.

Jekyll Island Bars

Jekyll Island is only a half an hour’s drive from St. Simons Island. Spend an afternoon on Jekyll Island during your Golden Isles getaway and stop for a drink at one of the local bars:

The Wharf

The Wharf is the most popular place for entertainment, riverfront dining, and cocktails on Jekyll Island. Hang out on the deck of The Wharf and enjoy live music, fantastic sunset views, craft cocktails, and delicious seafood.

Wee Pub Beach

If you are looking for a traditional Irish pub, Wee Pub Beach is an excellent choice on the island! Enjoy the pub’s daily happy hour specials, Irish cuisine, and live music!

Tortuga Jacks Jekyll

Tortuga Jacks is home to the only oceanfront tiki bar on the Georgia coast! Enjoy ocean views under the authentic tiki hut bar as you sip on a refreshing cocktail and enjoy the sounds of live music!

Georgia’s Golden Isles Vacation Rentals

Visit our Jekyll and St. Simons Island bars for live music, refreshing drinks, and good times this summer! Real Escapes Properties invites you to spend your summer on the island with our St. Simons Island vacation rentals. Call us at 855-634-1667 to book your rental- we look forward to seeing you!