Couple standing on a sand dune with bicycles

Not long ago, St. Simons Island was ranked #1 among “America’s Most Romantic Towns” in a Travel + Leisure Readers’ Poll. St. Simons “was a hit with readers in romance-friendly categories such as picnicking and charming cafés.”

And now, USA Today seconds the motion!

In an article published on July 10, 2014, USA Today names St. Simons Island among the “Most Romantic beaches in Georgia and the Carolinas.” Here’s what they have to say about St. Simons and our never-ending supply of romance:

Step back in time in St. Simons Island, a picturesque town on the Georgia coast. Hop on a bicycle and explore 30 miles of paths shaded by live oaks, stopping to browse for antiques in the bustling town village. Another great way to see the island is by trolley; tours showcase the historic lighthouse (where you can climb 129 steps to the top), 19th-century church and a nearby Southern plantation.

Now, grab your sweetie and head to St. Simons Island for some Romance with a capital R. Be sure to check with Hodnett Cooper Vacation Rentals for the perfect accommodations for your getaway!