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Need a relaxing getaway but don’t want to go through the hassle of driving or flying? There’s a stress-free solution to that, and that’s a staycation on St. George Island, Florida! St. George Island is home to so many fun activities, scenic hangout spots, and great beaches, so why not take advantage of the beautiful area we call home? Read on to find out why you need to explore your hometown on the Forgotten Coast. 

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Everything You Need to Know About Planning a Staycation on St. George Island 

It Makes Remote Work More Pleasurable 

Work is much more pleasurable when you can close your laptop and shift your eyes to a sparkling pool or panoramic view of the Gulf of Mexico! Choose from our vacation rentals with perfect lounging areas by a private pool or serene balconies overlooking the pristine beaches. It’s the best way to unwind after a day of remote work or virtual learning!  

You Can Vacation While Social Distancing 

You can vacation stress-free when you don’t have to worry about being close to crowds. Reserving a vacation rental means you can relax in a safe and sanitary environment without running into other groups of people as you would in a hotel. Plus, you can enjoy a private pool or a spacious white sand beach with your closest friends and family. 

The Best Things to Do During Your Staycation on St. George Island 

Fishing at St. George Island State Park 

St. George Island State Park is the perfect place to cast a line for a day of fishing. The park offers surf and bay fishing for those with a license. You can expect to catch various species of fish, including flounder, redfish, sea trout, and Spanish mackerel. 

Some other outdoor adventures you might enjoy at the park are geocaching, searching for shells, bicycling, birding, hiking, and boating. You’re sure to make a whole day out of it! 

Dining on St. George Island and Apalachicola Bay 

The Forgotten Coast offers various dining establishments, including everything from family-friendly restaurants to upscale dining near the ocean. Blue Parrot Oceanfront Café is one of our favorite options for a laid-back lunch on the beach. It offers great food and an even better view. What more could you ask for? 

Enjoy Your Staycation With Resort Vacation Properties 

Blues Dock of the BayThe best part about your staycation on St. George Island is that you can enjoy it while relaxing in a beautiful Resort Vacation Properties vacation rental. Find your dream vacation home when you browse through our extensive list of pet-friendly vacation rentals on the Gulf Coast. We offer great options for the whole family, so choose your favorite rental and start planning the most memorable staycation yet!