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Nice place to view sunset

If you are on the Island, this is a must! Be sure to catch the beautiful sunset and the view of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Eddy O
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Flowery Branch, Georgia
Nice Place to Relax

Part of the pier is covered and has benches, so it's a nice place to sit in the shade and enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BJ S
via mobile
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Saint Simons Island, GA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are on the Island, this is a must! Be sure to catch the beautiful sunset and the view of Jekyll Island. Also has nice views of the lighthouse. Occasionally a resident pelican will make a visit. Great photo opportunities!

Thank Eddy O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Part of the pier is covered and has benches, so it's a nice place to sit in the shade and enjoy the breeze. The view is beautiful. A lot of people were fishing and seemed to be catching a lot. The no animals rule is...More

Thank BJ S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went at night with friends just to walk. It was well lit and felt completely safe. People were crabbing and setting up to fish. Just beautiful!

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice sunset with interesting touch of history. Beautiful area for a nice walk, shopping, and in our case nice sunset. At some points not they caught a 1000 pound shark from the pier. Wonderful play ground and park close by. No swimming.

Thank Jimmy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly area and a great view of the waterfront. You can watch the people fishing (I don't fish) or just enjoy the breeze and take in the amazing views that stretch for miles. The covered part of the bridge is a nice break from...More

Thank Begonia4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After you have eaten a nice dinner, had some dessert, and are preparing to return to your hotel or condo, the pier makes for a great little stroll. It is neither romantic nor quiet at night, as it often seems to feature late night fishermen/women...More

Thank J G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After having a great meal at Blue Water, go across the street and stroll down the pier and watch all the beautiful birds and people from across our nation and around the world sitting and watching the wonderful sunset each evening. No nicer place to...More

Thank sandyonssi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was able to get some nice sunset shots from the fishing pier !! Enjoyed watching people fishing and crabbing ! the pier is near shops and a park where there are tables to have a picnic !

Thank ronloving
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pier is situated at the end of the shopping strip. It is wide and partially covered with seating on,the sides so that you could rest out of the sun. There were many fishermen busy trying to lure a fish or two which provided entertainment....More

Thank Gill H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Maybe one has to be a fan of sunsets, but I thought that this was an exceptional sunset location. Easy to get great unobstructed views towards the west, as well as turning back to see the lighthouse. The pier is well designed and well maintained...More

Thank Marshall B
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MaryinParadise
31 December 2016|
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Response from TheTravelDoctor2000 | Reviewed this property |
Apparently yes, but of the hundreds that fish there, no one does. I have asked at the local fishing tackle store as well and they told me not to bother with one.
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Fishinggirl2015
4 April 2015|
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Response from TheTravelDoctor2000 | Reviewed this property |
I have only Ben to the St simons pier. I have seen a wide variety of fish caught here, including shrimps, blue crab, small hammerhead sharks, etc. I have also seen a lot of people getting collectively skunked. That said it... More
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