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St Simons Island marshfront Condo with VIEW, Pool & Pond. Near Beach! FLETC welc

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 28 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bath with large deck, swing, marsh view, walk to everything

Relax in a very nice, comfortable, tropically decorated, three bedroom condominium with an open and split floor plan. The large screened-in deck is accessible from both the living room and master bedroom that overlooks the beautiful marsh and Dunbar Creek.

Both dining, living area, and bathrooms have brand new porcelain tile floors. Master bedroom has wood laminate floors. The kitchen has a new quartz counter top, and a new stove and dishwasher. The master bedroom has a king size bed, 2 large closets, TV, DVD/VCR player and a private bath. The front entrance is on ground level with a front decking. Many of the prints throughout the condo are done by a local artist and Photography done by me.

You can take a nice stroll to the duck pond surrounded by Weeping Willows or take a swim in the swimming pool with chaise lounges and tables provided. The swimming pool, which is lit up at night has a Gazebo which can be used as a picnic area. You will also be able to walk to Redfern Village with unique gift shops, art galleries, and great restaurants. There are bike paths throughout the Island that will lead from the condominium to the beach, lighthouse, village, marinas, Fort Frederica and other historical sites and places of interest.

The kitchen is fully equipped for a gourmet cook and all linens are supplied except beach towels.

St. Simons Island has a lighthouse, fishing pier, quaint village, antique shops, several public golf courses, three marinas, kayak tours through the marshes and the beach, Scuba Diving trips to the wrecks offshore, horseback riding, a local gym, several charter fishing boats and nature pontoon boat trips, sailboat rentals, and bike riding on the beach or on the bike trails throughout the Island. You can also buy fresh locally caught Georgia White Shrimp or you can go on the the Charter Shrimp Boat, Lady Jane, and assist in the catch yourself and eat your fresh catch on the boat for lunch.

Some of the Neighboring Islands to Visit are:

1. Cumberland Island, accessable by ferry in St. Mary's. Known for their wild horses and the Carnegie Estate.

2. Jekyll Island with its historical 'cottages' owned by Goodyear, Macy, Crane and other famous entrepreneurs. The historical Jekyll Island Inn offers Sunday brunch.

3. Sapelo Island.

St. Simons Island is a lovely place to get married. You can get married on the beach or in one of the many chapels. A wedding Package of Photography is available. I am a professional Photographer.

FLETC personnel in Brunswick, Ga welcome! Gov't Per Diem accepted!

If you book with me, you will not be disappointed. I look forward to hearing from you.

Thank You,

Suzanne

Keywords: vacation rental, st simons island, saint simons island, FLETC, FLETC per diem, fletc rentals, F.L.E.T.C. condo, st simons island vacation rental, view, marsh, marshfront, pool, pond, 3 bedroom, nicely furnished, large deck

More Details

Owner
Suzanne Jackson
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 2, 2017

About Suzanne Jackson

Prior to my move to St. Simons Island in 1986, I never realized how beautiful the area was and was surprised how different coastal Ga was from my preconceived ideas. Georgia has 15 barrier islands and 4 are accessible by car. The islands in the Golden Isles area are quite beautiful! The people are very friendly and the area is very rich in culture and history and surrounded by the beautiful Golden Marshes, hence the name 'The Golden Isles'. I owned and operated an income tax preparation business in Brunswick, Ga. since 1986 and sold it in 1998. I have lived in Ft. Lauderdale, the Florida Keys and now I currently live in Hendersonville, NC. I look forward to my return visits to St. Simons Island.

Suzanne Jackson purchased this condo in 2003

Why Suzanne Jackson chose Saint Simons Heights

I chose to keep my condo and convert it to a vacation rental because I love St. Simons Island and want to always have the opportunity to return to my place inbetween rentals.

What makes this condo unique

St. Simons Island has remained quaint, not heavily commercialized. There are no high rises. There are lots of oak trees with spanish moss swaying with the wind. The lighthouse is attractive and has a great view from the top if you are willing to climb the staircase all the way up. Fort Frederica has the story of General Oglethorpe and the town of Frederica and how he won the battle at Bloody Marsh and saved Geogia from being taken by the Spanish. Kayaking with the tide through the Marsh area and observing the wildlife is a very peaceful, enjoyable experience. The beaches are wide at low tide and just Beautiful! Bike riding directly on the beach is possible where the sand is firm enough. It is also very enjoyable riding on the bike paths throughout both St. Simons Island, Jekyl Island and Cumberland Island. Cumberland Island is acessible by ferry and has it's own interesting history and unique beauty. For other day trips, it is less than a 1 1/2 hour drive from the condo to either downtown Savannah, Ga., or Jacksonville, Fl. There are local Shrimpers right there at both St. Simons Island and Darien, Ga. bringinging in some of the best tasting Shrimp in the world called 'Georgia White Shrimp'. The shrimp can be purchased directly from the shrimpers or local seafood markets or offered on some menus at the local restaurants. If you love the outdoors, there is plenty to do including scuba diving, golfing, biking, kyaking, exploring, shelling, boating, fishing, shrimping, shopping, etc. St. Simons Island also offers good restaurants and live music at several pubs or coffee houses. And there are often food, art and music festivals nearby.

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Exec. airport on SSI or domestic in Brunswick, GA
Nearest Barpub
Several walking distance
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Cumberland Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Sea Palms Golf
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Several walking distance in Redfern Village
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
East beach on St Simons Island
Car: recommended

There is a zoo in Jacksonville, Fl, approx 1 hour and 15 minutes away. Savannah is 1 1/2 hours. Fernandina Beach approx. 1 hour. Jekyll Island, Cumberland Island & Sapelo Island are nearby and interesting to explore.

Amenities

Saint Simons Heights Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Master bedroom has 1 Tommy Bahama King size bed with view of marsh and two large closets, guest bedrooms have 1 Queen, & 2 Twin beds each with large closets.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • 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
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • 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
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Convienent Location! Walk to Redfern Village with several great restaurants, salons and unique shops or walk to Longview Shopping Center with a beauty salon, bike rental shop, bakery, hardware store and more. It is a short bike riding distance to the beach on bike paths throughout the Island.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

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St Simons Island marshfront Condo with VIEW, Pool & Pond. Near Beach! FLETC welc
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews
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5

Peace, quiet, comfort and great value

  • 5 of 5

This end unit in a condo complex has a great porch looking out on the marshes. I was there for 3 seasons and it was lovely during each and great fun watching the natural changes. The unit is tastefully decorated and comfortable. The location is convenient and allows walking to multiple restaurants, shopping, and services (gym, mani, cleaners, etc). It is also close to the bike rental. My pup loved swimming in the creek. And while the complex is 30 years old and the unit shows its wear and tear, the owner is responsive and helpful when/if there is any problem. I do not hesitate to recommend this unit to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Penn Yan, NY
5

Great Spot

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our Feb. 2014 stay very much. The condo was as advertised in the vrbo posting and the owner provided a great deal of information on local sites, activities & shops as well as great restaurant reviews. Skiff Landing's central location makes it easy to reach all that SSI has to offer. We would not hesitate to return for another stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2014
  • Stayed: January 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was a great Summer

  • 5 of 5

Last Summer we rented this condo for the month of June and it was a great experience. The owner was always very attentive and cooperative to our needs. We also loved the location for it was an easy drive to anywhere on the island.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2014
  • Stayed: June 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very nice review. It was lovely having you stay and I hope to see you again next summer.
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Burlington, Ontario Canada
4

We enjoyed our stay!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for the month of March, 2013. We enjoyed Saint Simon's Island very much. The history of the area, the huge old live oaks, the beautiful beaches, the food and the unique little shops were great! Suzanne was very helpful by recommending things to do and where to eat. Being within walking distance to the Redfern Village was great and a good location. Viewing the marsh and feeding the birds was a plus. Unfortunately this year was cooler than normal so we were unable to use the outdoor pool.

The unit was large with hardwood floors, comfortable and nicely decorated.

Downtown Pier Village and beaches are close by. Brunswick and Jekyll Island are a short drive over

the Causeway.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2013
  • Stayed: February 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Everything I needed was already there. Good restaurants and shopping were within walking distance. Loved the pool. Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2012
  • Stayed: July 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this condo! I lived in the condo this past summer for two months with a few of my friends and we had the best time! It is in the perfect location on St. Simons and provides a welcoming atmosphere. The space in the condo is the perfect amount for anyone that is looking for a beach get away! I loved living in this condo and will always remember the memories we were able to make there!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2012
  • Stayed: June 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100

FLETC personnel welcome! FLETC rental.
Govt. per diems accepted.
If you are FLETC and uncertain of terms, please call me.
More than 5 persons may be an additional fee.

If using a credit card, a 3% fee will be added and an additional 2% fee on International cards.
Check on lower rates for 9 weeks or more.
GA/FL Game - different rates apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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