There are so many Florida islands to visit, so how do you pick the best one? Luckily for you, we know the best island off the coast. St. George Island is unique in so many ways. Our visitors love it so much that they find themselves coming back year after year. It’s time to make SGI your tradition, too!
Get the inside scoop on all the things to do and see on St. George Island when you take a look at our Things to Do page! It’s a great resource for discovering all the activities on our island, and you can also use it to plan your trip. We’ve listed the businesses we trust, the best restaurants, and more.
3 Reasons Why St. George Island Is the Best Florida Island to Visit
Easy to Get To
Travel to St. George Island with ease! If you need to fly in, the Tallahassee International Airport is less than two hours away. From there, you’ll have an easy drive! There are no taxis or Ubers on the island, so it’s always beneficial to have a car. If you choose to drive the whole way, you’ll be on highways for most of your journey. There are many major highways coming toward the Gulf Coast! Plus, there’s no ferry necessary to get to the island. We have a bridge so you can easily come and go as you please.
A lot of Florida islands to visit have become so popular that they are overcrowded during the best times to vacation. That’s not the case with St. George Island! Our island’s preservation has become very important to locals. You’ll find no big-name hotels or resorts here– the island is not allowed to be built up. Traffic is minimal, and you’ll always have more than enough room to spread out on the beach. Even the busiest summer months mean only a short wait at our local restaurants! Even so, the wait will fly by with a cold drink in your hand as you take in the sights and sounds of our island.
You’ll Never Run out of Things to Do
Even though our island is small, there are countless things to do here. Split your vacation between relaxing with your toes in the sand, taking a dip in your vacation rental’s private pool, and exploring the island. To help you experience all the activities here, we partnered with Xplorie to add this complimentary amenity to select vacation rental reservations. Enjoy everything from kayaking to a round of golf!
Book Your Island Getaway Today
Now that you know the best Florida island to visit, it’s time to book your getaway! Browse our variety of vacation rentals at Collins Vacation Rentals to start planning your stay. We have more than 200 properties to choose from, and each offers something different. Choose based on size, location, and amenities to find your perfect fit. We can’t wait to host you!