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Ocean Inn and Suites

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599 Beachview Dr, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-4723
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#10 of 12 hotels in Saint Simons Island
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We are a one of a kind Boutique Hotel consisting of 36 rooms and suites with 9 different elegant designs to meet your individual preferences. Our rooms are finished with rosewood floors and marble throughout the bathrooms. All of our rooms offer sit down or stand up balconies, some with views of the historic lighthouse, and the Atlantic Ocean through Neptune Park. All rooms have operable windows and doors that open so you can enjoy the fresh, salt water air. Our hotel has a great deal to offer travelers who are looking for a destination where they can take it easy, relax, and enjoy, with amenities that make our guests feel at home. We are located in the heart of the Village on St. Simons Island. we sit catty corner to the historic Lighthouse, 200 yards from the Atlantic Ocean & Neptune Park, and walking distance to the Pier, shopping, restaurants, and wedding venues.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free breakfast
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Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Fence around pool
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First aid kit
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Private balcony
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Cable / satellite TV
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Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Natalie Q wrote a review 11 Apr
Nashville, Tennessee, United States1 contribution
The location of this hotel is great. It’s close to Neptune park, pier, shops and restaurants. However, there was no beach access because of tide which required a drive to east beach. The biggest disappointment (other than no beach access which couldn’t be helped) was the pool was closed the entire time we were there. We had not been on vacation for some time because of covid so this not being a part of our time away was a big deal. We asked at the end of the trip of any discount would be offered as a result and the answer was no. Parking was also very difficult and limited at times but by the end of the week we learned you could park across the street which was much easier than trying to park in the very small garage/grounds.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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A-kaYak-ur wrote a review Mar 2021
Hayesville, North Carolina155 contributions64 helpful votes
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Great Location! Great rate for a Friday and Saturday night, based on competing properties, certainly. The OIS is right across from the lighthouse, a historical landmark but more importantly OIS is less than 750 feet from the local restaurants and retail shops. And there are some great eateries and watering holes nearby (reviews featured here in T.A). Any downsides to the OIS, you ask? Not any "cons" that are so pronounced or overt that you should seek other accomodations, truthfully, especially given this day and age of Covid. The property is probably a 7 out of 10 for cleanliness, 10 out of 10 for location, same for staff, and a 6 based on what would be a reflection of the reinvestment of capital into the property. Management always has a certain percentage of control in the hospitality business, but the end decisions always culminate with owners and CEO's, and those decisions render a property that is fully functional and under constant improvement, hence the 6 out of 10 rating here. Not reason enough to go elsewhere unless you are the type of traveler that demands 8/9 out of 10 ratings consistently. We do recommend OIS for your next stay in this great laid back little piece of heaven. Travel On!!!!!
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Janice D wrote a review Mar 2021
acworth GA, United States29 contributions7 helpful votes
stayed in room 109. Needs a deep cleaning! stain on bed skirt by the headboard corners flooring is nice but again cleaned by safe etc.. The bathtub needs re chaulked floor deepsrcubbed. needs a new landscaper and add some plants . otherwise great stay. We will stay again.
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Date of stay: March 2021
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Gary O wrote a review Feb 2021
Stuart, Florida1 contribution
Not quite sure why all the negative reviews of this establishment were submitted. We found the hotel to be super clean and very accommodating for the week we had stayed there during the off season. Tom, the front desk pro, made our stay here all the more pleasant with his knowledge of the island and his willingness to meet our every need. Because of Covid, the cleaning crew wasn't able to do a daily thorough cleaning of our room. But they sure were very helpful in refreshing our towels, bed linen and any other items we needed during our stay. For those who have complained about the musty odor, having lived on the Island myself for two years, the smell of the water (especially the toilet water) as well as being downwind of a nearby paper pulp mill, such odors tend to permeate throughout buildings. This hotel has taken every step to minimize such unpleasantries, and I commend the staff for their actions. All in all, we had a great stay at Ocean Inn and wouldn't hesitate to spend multiple days there again.
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Jakynj wrote a review Sep 2020
Swainsboro, Georgia7 contributions5 helpful votes
The location has such potential and you’d think that this would be an easy choice for a couples weekend in St. Simons. Not only is the place a good 20+ years past due for some renovations, but it’s also obvious that they’re skimping one anything that would help to make up for the dated decor. The shampoo, conditioner, etc. are in wall pumps that have mildew around the edges. The room smelled of mildew and mild and tit was oddly damp/humid in the room. When we woke up in the morning there was even condensation on everything. We stayed only one night of our 2 night reservation and were still waiting on a call from management to discuss a refund of our 2nd night. The room was clean, but the blankets on the bed were stained and there were waited stains/spots on the walls and even the curtains. Call me when this place has a new owner and management.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
USD 169 - USD 267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ocean hotel saint simons island
LOCATION
United StatesGeorgiaGeorgia CoastGolden Isles of GeorgiaSaint Simons Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
37
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ocean Inn and Suites
Which popular attractions are close to Ocean Inn and Suites?
Nearby attractions include St. Simons Island (0.1 km), St. Simons Lighthouse Museum (0.10 km), and Fishing Pier (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ocean Inn and Suites?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Ocean Inn and Suites?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Ocean Inn and Suites?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Ocean Inn and Suites?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ocean Inn and Suites?
Conveniently located restaurants include Georgia Sea Grill, Palmer's Village Cafe, and The Half Shell.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ocean Inn and Suites?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Ocean Inn and Suites located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of Saint Simons Island.
Are there any historical sites close to Ocean Inn and Suites?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Fort Frederica National Monument (5.9 km), Horton House (4.2 km), and Cassina Garden Club tabby cabins (3.9 km).
Does Ocean Inn and Suites have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Ocean Inn and Suites accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.