News from the Island

 

Jetsetter - July 2016

The Lodge on Little St. Simons IslandWe are proud to be included in Jetsetter's list of America's Best All-Inclusive Resorts.

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Gayot - June 2016

River Lodge DeckGayot names The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island one of the Top Ten Family Resorts in the U.S.

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Coastal Living - June 2016

Coastal Living June CoverCoastal Living Magazine names Little St. Simons Island one of five Best Family Beach Vacations.

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 Nfocus Magazine - June 2016

Nfocus Magazine includes Little St. Simons Island in its June article Island Escapes:Golden Isles.

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InsideHook - May 25, 2016

InsideHook names Little St. Simons Island one of The Five Best Summer Lodges for Not Quite Roughing It.

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Thrillist - May 18, 2016

Thrillist includes Little St. Simons Island in The Most Relaxing Vacation Spots in the United States.

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Garden & Gun - March 11, 2016

Garden & Gun shared artist Philip Juras latest book of painitings of Little St. Simons Island.

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Garden & Gun - February 25, 2016

Cedar HouseLittle St. Simons Island makes Garden & Gun's list of "Five Out-of-the-Way Spring Break Escapes."

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Oyster.com - January 13, 2016

Little St. Simons Island is featured in Oyster.com's 10 Hidden Private Islands Where You Can Actually Spend the Night.

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Domino.com - November 19, 2015

Hunting LodgeLittle St. Simons Island is included in Domino.com's "Where to Stay
on Your Next Trip, Chosen by Your Celeb Alter Ego."

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Conde Nast Traveler - October 20, 2015

Naturalist tourLittle St. Simons is excited to be voted the #1 Resort in the South, #3 Resort in the U.S. and the #10 Hotel & Resort in the World by the Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards!

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B Metro Magazine - August 2015

B Metro Magazine shares their experience on a recent visit to Little St. Simons Island in the article Island Adventure from their August issue.

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Atlanta Journal Constitution - June 25, 2015

The Atlanta Journal Constitution includes Little St. Simons in their article 7 Multigenerational Travle Destinations for Atlanta Families.

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TOWN Magazine - June 2015

TOWN Magazine shares a recent stay at The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island in their June issue. The articleHeart of Nature beautifully captures a visit to our Island.

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Rethink:Rural - June 1, 2015

Rethink:Rural names The Lodge on Little St. Simons Island one of "10 great places to go 'glamping' in the South."

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Atlanta Magazine - May 14, 2015

Little St. Simons Island Naturalist Manager, Stacia Hendricks, ranks number 12 in Atlanta Magazine's Secrets of the Georgia Coast article.  The tugboat wreck off of our Rainbow Beach also made the list at number 37. 

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Bloomberg Business - March 11, 2015

Little St. Simons Island is featured in the recent Bloomberg Business article The Prettiest Places Off the Grid.

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New York Weddings - Summer 2015

Little St. Simons Island is honored to be included in New York Weddings Summer 2015 guide as a honeymoon location.

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Jacksonville Magazine - March 2015

Jacksonville Magazine's recent article A Tale of Two Islands compares Little St. Simons Island to St. Simons Island.

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Recognition and Awards

 

2015

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #1, Top 20 Resorts in the South
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #3, Top 25 Resorts in the U.S.
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #10, Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World
  • TRIP ADVISOR - Certificate of Excellence
  • TRIP ADVISOR - Hall of Fame, Five Time Winner of the Certificate of Excellence

2014

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - Best Hotels in the South
  • TRIP ADVISOR – Certificate of Excellence

2013

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #16, Top 30 Hotels in the South
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, Gold List
  • TRIP ADVISOR – Certificate of Excellence

2012

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #7, Top 20 Resorts in the South
  • TRIP ADVISOR – Certificate of Excellence

2011

  • OUTSIDE MAGAZINE - Best Adventure Lodges
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - Top 30 U.S. Mainland Small Resorts

2010

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, Gold List

2009

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, Gold List

2008

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, 2013 Gold List, Best by Service: #1 IN U.S., Best by Rooms: #1 IN U.S., Best by Activities: #3 IN U.S., Resorts & Hotels: #1 in Georgia
  • NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER – 2008 Stay List
  • THE FINE LIVING CHANNEL, One of the Ten Most Romantic Places in the World

2007

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #1 U.S. Mainland Resort
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, Gold List
  • Listed in 1,000 PLACES TO SEE BEFORE YOU DIE, U.S. AND CANADA EDITION

2006

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - Readers' Choice Awards - #1 U.S. Mainland Resort
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, Gold List

2005

  • TRAVEL + LEISURE - 500 Best Hotels in the World

2004

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, 2004 Gold List
  • ROBB REPORT - The World's Ten Great Escapes

2001

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, Gold List