Industry Awards & Recognition

Over the three decades since Little St. Simons Island opened to the public and welcomed its first overnight guests, we are proud to have earned an enviable collection of accolades and awards from the hospitality industry, travel publications and professional travel writers.

We are prouder still of the countless communications we receive from guests who have visited Little St. Simons Island and honor us with their enthusiastic praise.

2014

2013

2012

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - 2012 Best in the World Readers' Choice Awards - #7, Top 20 Resorts in the South
  • TRIP ADVISOR – Certificate of Excellence

2011

  • OUTSIDE MAGAZINE - Best Adventure Lodges
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - 2011 Best in the World Readers' Choice Awards - Top 30 U.S. Mainland Small Resorts

2010

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, 2010 Gold List

2009

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, 2009 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 - 2007 Best in the World Readers' Choice Awards - #1 U.S. Mainland Resort
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, 2007 Gold List
  • Listed in 1,000 PLACES TO SEE BEFORE YOU DIE U.S. AND CANADA EDITION

2006

  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - 2006 Best in the World Readers' Choice Awards - #1 U.S. Mainland Resort
  • CONDE NAST TRAVELER - World's Best Places to Stay, 2006 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, 2001 Gold List