Welcome to Sea Island
Secluded, seaside resort island boasting multiple Forbes Five Star resorts and a thriving golf community
Sea Island Real Estate has been a beacon of elegance, exclusivity, and warm, Southern hospitality since 1928. Connected to St. Simons Island by a causeway, Sea Island is a privately-owned, unincorporated area of Glynn County and part of the prestigious Golden Isles. This lush seaside resort is nestled along the Atlantic Coast and boasts cool Southern coastal breezes, salty air, award-winning property, and a convenient location.
The sprawling gated community were Sea Island Homes for sale are was built to host around 500 single-family residences alongside two of the world's most exceptional destinations, The Lodge and The Cloister. The Cloister is home to the only Forbes Five Star restaurant in Georgia and the only resort in the world to receive Forbes Five-Star awards for 13 years in a row.
Among this resplendent barrier island, you'll discover three championship golf courses, five miles of private beach, children's programs, a Beach Club, a tennis center, the Yacht Club, and the Shooting School. Sea Island also hosts the PGA Tour's RSM Classic, as golf is a vital part of the island's culture and economy.
What to Love
- Gated community
- World-class resort and amenities
- Golf courses
- Private beach
- Convenient location
- The Lodge and The Cloister
People & Lifestyle
Everything from the southern ambiance to the resort-tier quality of life makes Sea Island the perfect place to make your permanent or second home. Combining scenic beauty with extraordinary service and accommodations, plus endless activities, Sea Island is an exquisite paradise steeped in seclusion, natural beauty, and rich history. The AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Star, The Cloister at Sea Island, and The Lodge at Sea Island come second to none.
The Lodge is perfect for those seeking a boutique hotel experience, while The Cloister offers oceanside hotel rooms, suites, residences and an ocean-front beach club. Nestled between the two is The Inn, boasting bright and comfortable rooms and a heated outdoor pool.
Sea Island also has private, fully-furnished cottages perfect for a friendly gathering or family retreat. The Beach Club is a beachside haven, almost a resort of its own, with three dining options, including fresh seafood, and is considered one of the happiest places on the island.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Sea Island dining comes with no expense spared, as residents and guests have options for every mood and activity. So whether you want to dine beachfront at a casual, breezy restaurant or enjoy a juicy steak at a sophisticated Forbes Five-Star restaurant, the choice is yours.
Enjoy authentic, traditional Italian cooking at Tavola in The Cloister. This decadent restaurant mixes Southern Charm with old-world ambiance and vibrant Italian flair — delicious pizzas, fresh seafood, and homemade pasta complete the menu. Alfresco dining is available year-round, thanks to the garden courtyard and enclosed porch. Tavola also stocks wines from all 20 Italian wine regions.
For a French and European twist, visit the casual River Bar & Lounge, which features a modern and creative touch on healthier, lighter fare. Sunlight flows into this inviting hotspot that offers a memorable brunch and cozy supper setup.
Dine oceanside while overlooking the Sea Island Beach dunes at Southern Tide, a casual beachfront restaurant serving authentic Mexican dishes and fresh coastal seafood with a modern Southern approach near Sea Island Homes. Start your day with breakfast and coffee from The Market at Sea Island. This quaint shop is known for its made-to-order sandwiches, grab-and-go salads, and an assortment of unique items you won't find at grocery stores.
Things to Do in Sea Island
Sea Island is bursting with activities to keep you and your family entertained. Enjoy the long expanse of the beach by going swimming, exploring the coastal waters by kayak, conquering the paddleboard, or charter fishing. Sea Island is also easy to navigate by bike, with many trails winding through quiet streets shaded by mossy oaks.
Those seeking to reconnect with nature might want to try falconry, an ancient art that lets you seek out the raptors flying overhead from a secluded wooded retreat. Of course, golf is one of the most popular pastimes on Sea Island, with three championship golf courses available, each molded by a breathtaking landscape. Sea Island has accommodations for every type of player and skill set, with top instructors, new teeing areas, practice greens, and a brand new, 17,000-square-foot Golf Performance Center.
Additional activities include the many available watersports, complete with Sea Island's dazzling waterways and the Forbes Five-Star spa and state-of-the-art fitness center.
Sea Island is zoned for Glynn County's public school system.