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Brand Spankin New! Pool,Gated,Immaculate Barnes Plantation, Magical St Simon's

Barbara Pole

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Barbara Pole

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
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Brand Spankin New! Pool,Gated,Immaculate Barnes Plantation, Magical St Simon's

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights


St. Simons Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms Each Private with a split BR floor plan, 2 Full Baths (Sleeps 2-4)

SPACIOUS CORNER UNIT in an Immaculate Community. 1260sq'

EAST BEACH: Only 1.5 miles away. A 4 minute drive or 15 min bike ride. Bring your bikes!

Barnes Plantation is an' IMMACULATE' GATED COMPLEX with beautiful POOL. The best mid island location........ Walk to Redfern Village the boutique shopping destination, with many restaurants and live entertainment.

We are ALWAYS adding something NEW!!

January 2012... All new kitchen stainless steel Appliances!

January 2013... A New KING size Restonic Super Comfortable... King Mattress....Stunning KING size metal bed.

March 2014... Bathrooms remodeled with Designer vessel sinks.

March 2014... Added to the LR are 2 super comfortable, custom fabric, rattan chairs with a marble table in between.

January 2015... Beautiful custom fabric curtains in king size BR

Please read my reviews!

My spacious 1260 sq' CORNER CONDO is located on the 2nd floor in the quiet back of complex, steps away from the Pool.It has walk in closets and a screened in porch

Compare to other complexes. None can hold a candle to Barnes Plantation!!

Painted with Benjamin Moore designer historic colors,a soothing color pallet.

Don't settle for a teeny tiny, small, outdated 1 or 2 BR in an old 70's complex.. The condo is so Comfortable.

The kitchen has all high end new copper bottom cookware, wine chiller, Calphalon & Cuisinart for your gourmet meal preparation, it overlooks the DR & LR and continues to the spacious screened in porch. It is an open great room allowing you to socialize and enjoy your company.

Gas BBQ grills are located through out the complex. with a natural gas line.

If you decide not to cook, walk across the street to Redfern Village for fine dining & unique boutiques.

The post office is directly across the street from the complex gate.

I have provided complimentary post cards, on the desk. Mail some away,to all your friends

Escape to the screened-in porch and rock the afternoon away on the 2 Antique Wrought Iron Rockers, cool off with a chilled wine or cocktail. Outside fan cools you off on those hot Georgia nights.(see floor plan photo)

Enjoy the 42' Panasonic plasma TV In the LR with HD cable, ensures a great media experience.

Beyond the double doors is a comfortable desk with hutch and phone. Bring your lap top to stay in touch... IT gets better... The High speed internet access is included as well as Local USA & 50 state long distance service... a unbelievable perk.


This condo is cared for by a locally-based property management & cleaning staff, to help you when needed and to ensure that your stay with us goes smoothly. I am an email or phone call away.

St Simons Island SUB Tropical Climate: 'The Island Weather' is ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL !!! It's ideal for biking the Island, Beach combing, local festivals,benefits, live plays, exceptional dining with great happy hours.The best yard sales, fishing & Golf.

A beautiful sub-tropical climate.

Bring your bikes Barnes Plantation has storage garages for your bicycles.


There are bike rental locations through out the Island. SSI is only 12 miles by 3 miles.

SSI is known for its biking paths that will take you on adventures to all points, the south end, slave cabins, and north end. Frederica Rd continues to the north end a 10 mile ride. It has lovely shaded meandering paths with a nature trail.

THINGS To Do: SSI Lighthouse Museum Looking for that special keepsake or a unique & unusual gift.M-S 10-5 & Sun 1:30-5

Admission to the Museum Stores is free.

On Jekyll Island:

Sea Turtle Center and The Historic Victorian District

Historic Downtown Brunswick'

Downtown Promenade Explore the galleries & stores.The 1st Friday of every month. 5-8pm. Art, gifts and more; light refreshments served at most locations

A must do is: Neptune Park, Casino Theater, Village/Pier, Rafters (live country music) Ziggy's(DJ)

Village Inn & Pub (live music Bo Fox)

Fort Frederica, SSI Lighthouse..

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Barbara Pole (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2015

About Barbara Pole

I dabble in art and loved my photography career.

I have worked art shows and also critique.

My husband is a sales consultant to the telephone industry. We have 4 kids & 2 grandkids.

What drew us to SSI was our first visit to Jekyll in 1998. We watched the Sidney Lainer Bridge being built an engineering marvel) and laugh at the times we waited for the old draw bridge to open. My husband said that's how its done... SLOW. We saw some changes but love the building code (no high-rises).

There have been many improvements to SSI, one of the best being, NEPTUNE PARK in the village. A well thought out master plan. We watched it being built in Feb 2009. A NEW Water Wonderland for all ages. It features 3 connecting pools with a kids water park, playground, mini-golf and water aerobics.

What a view overlooking the Atlantic Ocean & Jekyll Island!

Please be assured your stay at our place is well worth the modest cost.

I am only a email/phone call away to answer ANY questions you have.

Barbara Pole purchased this condo in 2004

Why Barbara Pole chose St. Simons Island

We wanted a place we were able to drive or fly to easily. 45 mins. north of Jacksonville Airport (JAX) 20 mins to Glynco airport,(BQK) 1hour south of Savannah airport (SAV) . We live on Long Island enjoy the Long Island Sound and Atlantic. SSI is all we were looking for on the coast, a high education and low crime rate.

I have met people from all over the world who retire and bring their skills from art to theater to gardening. Their privacy is highly respected.

True Southern Hospitality and the wonderful laid back experience will be a delight to you and your family.

There are also many DAY TRIPS:

For a historic city: SAVANNAH is 1 hr north.

For the ROMANTIC: Jekyll Island is 15 mins away. Book the horse & buggy ride

For the NATURALIST: Little SSI 10 mins by ferry.

For the GAMBLER: Emerald Princess cruise. Next to the Sidney Lainer Bridge $$

The 4 mile causeway drive from the mainland is breathtaking!!

What makes this condo unique

POOL(heated March 1st) GATED, Immaculate Complex

Great Mid Island Location Easy On & Off the Island.

Weddings 2014 Combine both properties for 6 Brs and 5 Baths. Please call me for additional information.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Another shorten review left in my guest book,

" Our family had a wonderful & memorable vacation on St Simons!

This was the first time to the island but wont be our last. The condo is absolutely delightful. You have a great eye for decorating and provided everything we needed.

The beds are very comfortable, too.

A special thanks for allowing us to see your home on Demere- we loved it!

If we ever want to rent a house here,that would definitely be the place."

There is more to read in my guest book.

Jul 2013
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Brand Spankin New! Pool,Gated,Immaculate Barnes Plantation, Magical St Simon's
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 75 reviews
Stratford, CT

Perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

This is our first time to St. Simons Island and we love it. What a lucky shot to pick the best location. This condo is comfortable, well maintained, well appointed and convenient to everything. The beach is within biking distance, the pool is beautiful and a fitness room is available. So convenient to have a washer and dryer in the unit as well. Quiet end unit. Parking right outside of the door. Barbara was very accommodating with our two little furry children that travel with us. Very pleased with the condo, felt like home immediately. We will definitely be back - next time for 2 weeks!

  • Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy to see for your 1st time you picked me. Thank you for the informative review.... it will help new comers pick my condo also. SSI is lovely!!! See you again, and stay as long as long as you'd like! Barbara

Beautiful Condo on a Beautiful Island

  • 5 of 5

This was my first visit to St. Simons Island, and I couldn't have chosen a better place for my daughter, granddaughter and me to stay! Everything about the condo was just as the pictures and overview described. It had everything we needed for our week-long stay and more. The pool was heated and well maintained, and only a few steps away. Parking was right outside our door, bike rentals just next door, we were a short walk from many wonderful shops and restaurants, and just a short ride to a beautiful beach.

Barbara was so helpful in providing us with information about places to go, especially those with my granddaughter in mind. It was our first visit to SSI and Barnes Plantation, but will not be our last.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! You mentioned all the highlights, a great review! It was my pleasure to have you as my guests! Please return, be on my list of returning families for their 2nd 3rd and 4th stays! SSI is magical, Barbara
Charleston, SC

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location, close to shopping, restaurants and beaches, plus a nice heated pool. The condo is spacious with designer touches and ultra comfortable beds. The owner is very accommodating and knowledgeable about the area. Take her tips about places to eat and visit. Loved "Southern Soul" for barbeque and Tibi for designer, but affordable shopping. Good coffee ambiance in "Wake up coffee". St. Simmons is magical. Will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Charlotte nc

Barnes Stay

  • 5 of 5

Our Stay at the Poles Condo was good, comfortable and in working order. It was quiet clean, and had nice amenities. Easy to cook in. Calphalon Pans

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you I am glad you enjoyed your stay! Please come again.
Clover, SC

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Barbara was wonderful to work with! She was so helpful with everything! The condo was beautifully decorated and had everything there we needed. The grounds were beautiful and very pet friendly. The pool was very nice, clean, and not crowded at all. After we spent the day at the beach with our three young children, we would come back to have dinner and take a swim in the pool. This condo beats a hotel any day, especially with three children (ages 3, 5, and 7). It was awesome to be able to do laundry and have room for the kids to play, just like at home. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your vacation SSI is magical. I was happy to help.PLease come again Barbara
Owensboro, KY

Great Get Away

  • 5 of 5

We found the Barnes Plantation to be beautifully maintained. Our condo was very clean, the beds comfortable. The pool was never crowded, but again was well maintained. The condo was well decorated and had everything we needed as far as kitchen supplies. Our only concern was that the living room area needed more light. We are both big readers and found there was not enough light to sit on the couch or chair and read. The condo is in a good location, close enough to everything, but not right in the hustle and bustle of the more touristy areas. I'd like to come back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very Clean... Comfortable beds...well decorated...good location. Barnes is beautifully maintained and the pool is awesome !!! Thank you and please come back again. BP


Wake Up
"In Red fern Village You can walk there from the condo. My best and most favorite coffee pl..."
East Beach
"The must go to FREE Parking ... Rest rooms.. Beach all day not effected by the tides. A 15 m..."
"Visit the Museum and climb the stairs. to the top of the light house. on the Atlantic next t..."
Fort Frederica National Monument
"A great Historic Area"
Southern Soul Barbecue
"The BEST!! @ The Traffic circle. You can smell the BBQ"
Dont fence Me in
"My Private home 4 br 3 bath VRBO #300981 I do rent both properties for family reunions or ..."
"Supermarket in a large shopping center. Great deli and fried chicken. Ziggys bar and Dance c..."
The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island
"They offer a DAY Trip. Look at the web site for the schedule."
Coastal Kitchen and Raw Bar
"The best Happy hour and Sunsets a fun place with good food."
"Great restaurant"
Serenity House Tea Society
"High Quality tea store with very knowlegable staff. An relaxing aroma fills the air when you..."
Palm Coast Coffee
"In The Village for coffee, a beer or two. Most nights live music a fun place to hang out."
The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort
"Historic Hotel On The Atlantic. Sunday Brunch and Friday Night Seafood Buffet. Swing on the..."
Jekyll Island Club Hotel
"Explore the Historic District. The Sea Turtle Center.Driftwood Beach. The Elegant Grand Dini..."
"Food supermarket, @ The Traffic circle minutes away. The best fried chicken at the deli coun..."
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Brunswick, Georgia USA Delta
Nearest Barpub
Many within walking Distance
Nearest Ferry
9 Miles
Ferry to Little St Simons Island
Nearest Golf
Sea Plams, Sea Side Sea Island, King & Prince
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Jessup, Georgia Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Restaurant
Within walking distance
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
East Beach @ the Historic Coast Guard Stat.
Car: not necessary

Mid Way Between Jacksonville, Florida and Savannah Georgia.

EAST BEACH: @ The Historic Coast Guard Station is 1.9 miles.

Take a left out of the complex, a left turn onto Demere then a left turn (at the blinking light) at the East Beach Causeway, go straight ahead to East Beach.

3 Lefts and you're at the Beach! with lifeguards,outdoor showers, free parking and restrooms.

The Lighthouse Trolley has HOP'N'GO its service from Redfern Village (across the street) to all points south: East Beach, Village/Pier, King and Prince, Wine-Dixie etc. Call for a unique,fun experience.

At the Demere Rd & Frederica Rd round-about,(a short walk) is: CVS, TCBY, Winn-Dixie(red box) Starbucks, Outback, nail salon, health food store, Southern Soul BBQ etc. The condo is in an excellent location!

Easy access on and off the island.

Other Activities: Para sailing, Golf, Biking, Wildlife viewing, Miniature Golf, Boating, Health/Beauty Spa, Shopping, Kayaking. National Parks


Rates & Availability

From $129 Per night

St. Simons Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer of 2015
Apr 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
4 night minimum stay
Hoilday GA/FL Mc Gladrey PGA
Oct 24 2015 - Nov 1 2015
4 night minimum stay
Holiday Rate 2015
Nov 21 2015 - Dec 1 2015
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150.00 + Tax
Cleaning $95.00 + Tax
Property damage norefund $59.00 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $59.00
Tax Rate 4.0%
Notes Weekly rate 2015: $900 per week with additional fees
Nightly Rate $150 per night A 4 night minimum
$59 property damage protection is non refundable. With this coverage, no security deposit is required.

SNOWBIRDS get out of The cold NO snow or Ice in GA.

Off Season WINTER: The Weekly nightly rate is $125 per night. The Monthly nightly Rate is as low as $65.00 per night.
Please inquire for winter of 2016. That booking is 6 months prior, starting July 1 2015. I will respond to all inquiries.

Listed fees additional. The $59 for property damage is a non refundable fee.It eliminates a security deposit.

Holiday Rates: Labor Day, Ga Fl. McGladrey PGA Tour, Thanksgiving, Christmas $1000 per week plus fees.

A signed rental agreement is required
Must be 25 years of age.
All credit cards accepted. Please contact me, Barbara, with any questions. I own and personally manage my condo.
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St. Simons Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1260 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gym
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , outdoor shower @ the POOL. Bathroom in the clubhouse Next to
  • New Bathrooms March 2014 FULL Tub in both Bathrooms. There is a 3rd bathroom at the Clubhouse & pool.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , with private full bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with private full bath
  • Enjoy a restful night 1 NEW King & 1 Queen size beds with luxury bedding. Both BR's have large Walk in Closets. The split BR floor plan allows privacy for your family and guests. For an afternoon nap the Master BR is closed off by double doors so QUIET and peaceful.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Child's Swing
  • Gated Community
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
GATED Immaculate Complex!! Access codes need for Entry Air Conditioning: Central A/C Plus ceiling fans. NEW Front loading Washing Machine on a pedestal in Laundry Room Iron and ironing board NEW Front loading Clothes Dryer on a pedestal in Laundry Room. Linens Provided: Luxury linens & extra blankets all fresh & NEW . Off Street Parking: Many parking spaces available, My building #4 has parking for you on 3 sides. See your car from the BR's or Screened in Porch. Private Pool: L-Shaped POOL. In the shallow end running the entire length is a relaxing sitting area. In the deep end there are two seats. Lounge chairs surround the entire pool, there are many umbrellas for shade.Tables and chairs scattered thru out. Hidden speakers around the pool/porch fill the entire area with soft listening music.Enjoy the relaxing music.(NO BOOM BOXES) Have lunch poolside,BBQ up some burgers on the GAS BBQ grill. My bldg #4 is adjacent to the pool & clubhouse

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