St. Simons Island Wedding Venues
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St. Simons Island holds a special place in your heart—that’s why you’ve chosen it for one of the most significant days in your life. Whether you envision a wedding with sand in your toes or a black tie event in a candlelit ballroom, St. Simons Island has something for you.
For a church ceremony, the Island has chapels of all denominations, including some with historic significance. The Island also offers a number of venues suitable for the ceremony and reception. Under the moss-draped oaks, on the beach, in a chapel or by a meandering river, St. Simons Island has a picturesque backdrop for your special day!
WEDDING AND RECEPTION VENUES
Whether you are planning a church wedding ceremony with a reception elsewhere, or plan to hold the ceremony and reception in one place, these venues can make your vision a reality. From casual to elegant, indoor or outdoor, there is a St. Simons Island wedding venue for everyone’s taste.
RESORTS & LODGES
- KING & PRINCE RESORT
- SEA PALMS RESORT
- JEKYLL ISLAND CLUB HOTEL
- THE PRESERVE AT VILLAGE CREEK LANDING
- ST. SIMONS ISLAND CASINO
The oceanfront King and Prince Resort features a variety of venues for both the ceremony and reception—from the ballroom to the oceanfront lawn.
With beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces, Sea Palms can accommodate both your St. Simons Island wedding ceremony and reception.
On neighboring Jekyll Island, the historic Jekyll Island Club Hotel offers beautiful indoor and outdoor Island settings for both the ceremony and reception.
For a signature St. Simons Island setting, Village Creek Landing is ideal. In a rustic, yet sophisticated riverfront spot, guests will love the natural beauty that surrounds. This flexible space has a gazebo for the ceremony—or live musician—and a large lawn that can accommodate a tent. Catering services are provided by the local Halyard Restaurant Group.
Renovated in 2006, this oceanfront facility is a public space managed by Glynn County, Georgia. It is a great space for open-air weddings. The courtyard welcomes ocean breezes and the ceiling canopy can be assembled in inclement weather. Couples may choose to have the ceremony on the adjacent oceanfront lawn, or at a nearby church.
Visit here for pictures of a ceremony at the St. Simons Island Casino.
A wonderful seaside wedding setting with lots of options for indoor and outdoor events including the oceanfront gazebo, lighthouse lawn and indoor banquet space.
For a wedding on the beach, in the magnificent lobby, or on the rooftop deck, the Ocean Lodge is a beautiful venue.
On neighboring Sea Island, the Cloister, a AAA Five-Star and Mobil Five-Diamond resort, provides indoor and outdoor spaces and spectacular settings. On St. Simons Island, the AAA Five-Star and Mobil Five-Diamond golf resort.
The Lodge, also offers incredible event spaces. From intimate gatherings in the wine cellar to receptions in the grand ballroom, picturesque Sea Island and St. Simons Island settings await your special day.
Captain’s Bluff has become one of the most popular event venues on the Island. With 18 beautiful acres overlooking stunning views, magnificent sunsets on the Frederica River, and a dock perfect for pictures and boat send-offs, it is the perfect place for all of your wedding and event needs. There are several churches within a mile of the property if you would like to have your reception at Captain’s Bluff and your ceremony elsewhere
- ST. WILLIAM CATHOLIC CHURCH
- WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF FREDERICA
- LORD OF LIFE LUTHERN CHURCH
- FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
2300 Frederica Road
St. Simons Island, GA
2801 Frederica Road
St. Simons Island, GA
729 Ocean Boulevard
St. Simons Island, GA
Bridal Lunches & Rehearsal Dinners
St. Simons Island is known for its unique, local restaurants. Some of our restaurants have private dining rooms or unique Island atmosphere ideal for gatherings and wedding events. Discuss the size of your party, hours and special requests with our local restaurateurs.
Newly expanded and renovated
196 Retreat Village
A local favorite, Crabdaddy’s features private dining areas and fresh seafood.
1217 Ocean Boulevard
Overlooking the Golden Isles Marina, you can’t beat the view! In addition to the main dining area and outdoor deck, the Harbor Room is available for special occasions.
102 Marina Drive
Located in the heart of the village, fresh seafood is star at this fine dining restaurant.
310 Mallery Street
Specializing in low country, Cajun and southern coastal cuisine, Blackwater has a great menu and great atmosphere. Blackwater was featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives with Guy Fieri.
260 Redfern Village
With steaks and seafood, a roaring fire, and a private dining area, a visit to Bennie’s is a long-standing Island tradition.
5514 Frederica Raod