Things to Do in St. George Island, Florida
St. George Island, Florida, is a place to come and discover simple pleasures and natural treasures. And when you stay in any of our rentals you will be close to all the best things to do in St. George Island. Besides relaxing on the beautiful pristine beaches, the island is full of abundant attractions and activities. Visit nearby historic Apalachicola to enjoy many turn-of-the-century buildings, antique shops, art galleries, and taste our award winning cuisine. Plan an outdoor activity visit to St. George Island State Park, or climb to the top of the Cape St. George Lighthouse and learn about its fascinating history at the Visitor Center and Lighthouse Keeper’s Museum.
St. George Island also has beautiful golf courses that are nearby our vacation rentals. Looking to get out and see the Gulf of Mexico from a different view than just the beach? There are many opportunities such as charter fishing, dolphin boat tours, paddle boarding, kayaking, surfing, and more. There is also a wide variety of things to do in St. George Island for people traveling with children. To ensure that your visit to our vacation rental is one to remember, we have compiled a list of all the best things to do on St. George Island, Florida.
Exhibits, aquariums, free admission
Bring Me A Book Franklin is a non-profit organization focused on igniting the passion to read in the children of Franklin County and adjoining counties in the State of Florida.
Bike & chair/umbrella rentals, beachwear,
Island Dog Beach and Surf Shop
Outdoor gear, beach gear and golf carts!
Sporting goods, beach wear, kayaks,
Artwork, jewelry, pottery, cards
SGI Trading Company
Beachwear, swimwear, beach toys,
souvenirs, ice cream shoppe
Funded by the Franklin County Tourist
Development Council Visitor info for SGI
and Franklin County.
Lighthouse climb, museum & gift shop
Rated #3 Beach in the Nation, fishing,
nature trails, shelling, swimming and
Survivors Bait & Tackle Shop
Complete line of fishing supplies, shoes
Two Gulls for Mermaids
Artwork, gifts, island souvenirs
Crazy J’s Surf Shop
Bike, kayak, and scooter rentals
Stand up paddleboard lessons, rentals,
beach yoga, great for the family!
Waverunner rentals, skim board rentals
St. George Island Beach Service
Hobie cat rentals, umbrella and beach
The Cut (Hair Salon)
Hair, nails, massage
Places to Eat
Ice cream cones, shakes and sundaes
Pizza, subs, salads and baskets, game room
Bay front dining, seafood, great sunset
Beachfront dining, outdoor bar, seafood
Beer, wine, liquor
Fresh shrimp – caught daily. Seafood
packed to go. Located in the center of
the island – across from Collins Vacation
Doc Myers’ Island Pub and Sports Bar
Outdoor dining and sports bar. Seafood, burgers and entertainment.
Doug’s Seafood on Wheels
Local seafood – cook
dinner in your vacation home!
Express Lane #89
Convenience Store, Beach Chairs and
Seafood, burgers, salads, outdoor dining,
Paddy's Raw Bar
Fresh oysters, outdoor seating, entertainment.
Piggly Wiggly Express
Hand cut meats, full service grocery store,
SGI Fresh Market
Full service grocery store and bakery
Specialty seasonings, fresh breads, pastries,
coffee, Circle of Friends-Thurs. evenings
Breakfast, Subs, Salads, Pizza
Breakfast, burgers, seafood
Weber’s Little Donut Shop
Delicious cake donuts made fresh daily.