Home - Rating 4.8 (95)

Blue Skies Cottage

$135.00 - $350.00 / night + taxes & fees

Bedroom 3 bedrooms
Bathroom 2 baths
Guests 7 guests
Pets Not Allowed Pets Not Allowed
Beach Gear Included VayKLife Beach Gear Included

  • Location: Village Area
  • Type: Home
  • View: Garden View

Location Location

Description Description
Welcome to Blue Skies Cottage! Travelers looking for a sensational getaway destination will find everything they’re looking for in the scenic landscape that makes up St. Simons Island. When you prefer to pair your experience with accommodations that make comfort, style, and charm a priority, look no further than looking into Blue Skies Cottage when you’re in town.

 

 
Guest reservations of 3 to 21 nights come with a valuable credit to use towards beach gear rentals during your stay! The credit amount of $30/night is included in each reservation. You may use your credit for bicycles, beach chairs and umbrellas, beach carts, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, even experiences with select vendors! – the choice is yours!

LEARN MORE About the Lilmar Vacations Beach Gear Credit!
 
  • Any group gatherings and events at this property are limited to the number of occupants (7 persons). Spring break groups and events such as weddings, receptions, etc. are not permitted.
  • Sorry, pets are not allowed
  • Fireplace(s) not available for guest use
  • Linens (bath towels & bed sheets) provided
  • Beach towels provided
  • Check-In: 4:00 pm Check-out: 10:00 am
  • 3/4 mile to the beach (10-minute walk to the village)
  • Parking for three vehicles
  • Minimum Age Requirement of 25 years of Age to Rent the Property.

This 3-bedroom, 2-bath abode is designed to accommodate up to 7 guests at a time and keeps visitors well within reach of both the beach and in-town options for fun. Blue Skies Cottage is conveniently located within a mile of the St. Simons Island Pier Village area nestled within the desirable neighborhood of Kings Terrace. This cottage is the perfect place to stay whether you’re here on a romantic escape or in town to relax and make memories with friends and family. 

Exterior Features

The lush green landscaping and surrounding foliage make Blue Skies Cottage a dream come true for the traveler who values plenty of time in the fresh air. The large fenced-in yard at Blue Skies Cottage is a highlight of any stay and includes access to a brick-surrounded firepit when a cozy evening under the stars is just what you crave. This property also hosts a large screened-in back porch with vaulted ceilings, comfy porch furniture, and dining space for six guests.

Interior Amenities

Fresh color palettes, vaulted ceilings, and large windows allowing for plenty of natural light are the defining features of a stay in Blue Skies Cottage. While guests will find several cozy sitting areas, the main living room includes access to a plush sofa settled in front of a large flat-screen television for added entertainment value. Unique natural wood wall art adds to the rustic ambiance which is further enhanced with the inclusion of a dark wood trunk that doubles as a stylish coffee table in the living room. 

Those who love to cook will find the fully stocked kitchen in Blue Skies Cottage a real treat. The extended island bar in this culinary space is the perfect place to grab a barstool and enjoy great conversation as you serve up breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Traveling chefs will enjoy access to stainless steel appliances, ample cabinetry stocked with cookware, and industrial-chic overhead lighting to illuminate all of your culinary efforts along the way. 

When it’s time to rest, the primary bedroom in this property includes a king bed and large flat-screen television to enjoy, an ensuite bath complete with a jetted tub, a walk-in closet, and access to the screen porch. The two bright and sunny guest bedrooms offer a bunk bed and a twin bed in the first bedroom and a queen bed in the second bedroom and share a hall bath.

Contact Lilmar Properties today to learn more about booking Blue Skies Cottage for your next St. Simons Island adventure. 

Cancellation Policy:
30 days from arrival - 100% refund
14 days from arrival - 50% refund

**To protect your vacation investment and avoid deposits lost to cancellation, Lilmar Properties strongly recommends the purchase of Travel Insurance which is offered by Lilmar Properties during checkout or after booking.  Contact Lilmar Properties with any questions.

Accommodation Excise Tax Certificate #126820

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Bedding Bedding
Room Beds Baths TVs Comments
Guest Bedroom 1 Queen Toilet, Combo Tub Shower
Guest Bedroom 2 Twin Single, Bunk Bed Toilet, Combo Tub Shower
Primary Bedroom King Toilet, Combo Tub Shower With HD TV

Amenities 31 Amenities
Entertainment
  • HD Smart TV
  • Internet
  • Streaming or Cable TV
  • Wi-Fi
Essentials
  • Beach Towels Provided
  • Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron
  • Iron Board
  • Towels & Linens
  • Washer
General
  • 24Hr Check-In
  • Air Conditioning
  • Beach Games
  • Children Welcome
  • Fire Pit
  • Heating
  • Private yard
  • Self Check In / Check Out
Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Gas Grill
  • Grill
  • Keurig Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Pet Policy
  • Pets Not Allowed
Safety
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Smoke Detector

Reviews Rating 4.8 (95) Reviews
Rating 5
Vacation Stay
This property was beautiful. It was also especially nice for two couples because each has their own living area. We plan to go back again.

Manager Response: Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you had such a wonderful stay here and that the layout worked so well for you all. It was a pleasure hosting you all and we hope to welcome you back again soon!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Joan - Posted: 5/14/2024
Rating 5
Blue skies cottage
Loved the cozy feel of the cottage and especially enjoyed the screened in porch and fireplace. Very well appointed and private. A very minor suggestion would be to provide a blow dryer. Not a big deal but seems standard at most places so I didn’t pack one. Would l love to stay here again!

Manager Response:  Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage!  We are so glad you loved the cozy feel of this home and the screened in porch as well!  We loved hosting you for your stay and hope we can have the opportunity to host you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Carole - Posted: 11/12/2023
Rating 5
Blue Skies
Comfortable, clean, located close to walking paths, stores, and close to beach.

Manager Response:  Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage!  We are so glad you enjoyed this house and the location too!  We hope we can host you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Christina - Posted: 10/8/2023
Rating 5
Perfect!
Overall was a pleasant stay, the home is beautiful and well kept . We were very happy and look forward to booking again.

Manager Response: Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here and we hope to see you all again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Lee - Posted: 9/27/2023
Rating 5
Excellent
Very cute and comfortable house. Really liked it. Great sitting areas and screened porch. Too warm for fire pit but that would be great at a cooler time. Perfect for 3 adult sisters! Clean, well furnished, nice bedding. Only cons: Low water pressure in hallway bathroom. A box of Kleenex in the house would be nice. Wine glasses were on very top shelf which required getting up on a rickety bar stool to get them down - quite a hazard!

Manager Response:  Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage!  We are so glad we could host you all for your sisters trip and that you enjoyed your stay here!  We appreciate your feedback on the items you mentioned and have made note of them.  We hope you had a wonderful time on the island and we hope to see you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Karen - Posted: 9/14/2023
Rating 5
Perfect house in an excellent location!
We stayed at the Blue Skies Cottage for a long weekend with friends. The house was perfect for our group! It was located so close to everything we needed and the back porch was incredible! The kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms were well equipped and the living rooms were very comfortable as well!

Manager Response: Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad this spot was perfect for your group and that you enjoyed the awesome back porch as well! We loved hosting you all for your getaway and we hope to see you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Corey - Posted: 9/13/2023
Rating 4
2023 Stay at Blue Skies Cottage
Cottage was very clean and close to the Villages where the restaurants and shops were located. Easily accessible to the main road so getting to other parts of the island was not a problem.

Manager Response:  Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage.  We are so glad to hear that you found the cottage clean and that you enjoyed the close proximity to the villages as well.  We loved having the opportunity to host you all and hope to see you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
James - Posted: 8/24/2023
Rating 5
Great Stay!
This was our second stay at the Blue Skies Cottage & we enjoyed it both times! It's a very comfortable cottage & very nicely decorated! The back screened porch is so enjoyable & each morning found us outside enjoying our coffee. We came on an extremely hot heat wave but always found the cottage to be cool & comfortable. It was very clean & it had everything we needed. It's close to the airport but has a nice buffer of trees & the few planes taking off were more exciting than a nuisance. I would recommend this cottage whole heartedly. It is convenient to the village but also feels private in it's own residential area. We will be back!

Manager Response:  Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage!  We are so glad to have had you back here and are thrilled to hear that you had another wonderful stay here!  We loved hosting you all and we look forward to seeing you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Lori - Posted: 8/18/2023
Rating 5
Cozy House
Very calming stay what a beautiful home.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you had a nice, relaxing stay here and we hope to see you again next time you are in St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Lynn - Posted: 7/26/2023
Rating 5
Great cottage!
This cottage offers everything you could possibly need. I enjoyed my stay here.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and that you had everything you needed! We hope to see you again next time you visit St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Susan - Posted: 7/20/2023
Rating 5
Great stay!
We loved our stay at Blue Skies! Will definitely consider staying again in the future!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so happy to hear that you loved your stay here and we hope to see you all again soon!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Brooke - Posted: 6/29/2023
Rating 5
2023 Family Vacation
Loved the house, it was awesome. The central location was perfect for all of our adventures.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you loved this house and its awesome location too! We hope to see you all again when you visit St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Sandra - Posted: 6/28/2023
Rating 5
Family Beach Trip
Overall great stay!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you had such a great time here for your family beach trip! We hope to see you all again when you visit St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Susan - Posted: 6/19/2023
Rating 5
Blue Skies @ St. Simons Island
Our family scheduled this vacation on St. Simons as a High School Graduation celebration trip for our youngest and loved every minute of our time. This home was exactly as listed, very clean, cozy and near everything in a great neighborhood. We rented bicycles and rarely used the car the entire trip. If you are looking for a relaxing beach vacation with a small coastal town atmosphere, great food and plenty to do, we highly recommend you start here!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! What a fun way to celebrate a graduation with a beach trip! We are so glad you had the best time here and enjoyed all that St. Simons has to offer! We hope to see you all again when you visit St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Donna - Posted: 6/14/2023
Rating 5
Family weekend
We had a fantastic time …. House was perfect … lots of room for family time ….. perfectly located

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad you all had such a fantastic family vacation here and hope to see you all again soon!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Susan - Posted: 5/29/2023
Rating 5
Fantastic Beach Trip- Perfect for families
We have just returned from what was the BEST beach family vacation we have ever had. This very nicely appointed home is perfectly located on St. Simons Island, it is close to everything! We rented bicycles and explored the island, seeing the sights - rarely using our vehicles the entire trip. The booking process was super easy, and the management team were only a text away if we had questions. For the first time ever, the kids had real tears on the day we had to pack up…we all miss Blue Skies already, and hope to get back soon. Thank you for offering this amazing property for us to enjoy!

Manager Response:  Thank you for your 5 star review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage!  We are so thrilled you all had the best family vacation ever!  The best getaways are the ones you never want to end, so we are so glad you had such a wonderful time here at that Blue Skies Cottage was the perfect backdrop to a memorable vacation!  We hope to see you all again when you visit St. Simons!
-Lauren with Lilmar Properties
Donna - Posted: 5/27/2023
Rating 4
Hidden Gem
What a great find! The house was clean and perfectly laid out with 2 separate living areas so kids could have their own space separate from the adults but close enough to keep an eye on them. The master is located on the far end of the house away from the other 2 bedrooms allowing for some added privacy. The screened-in porch and backyard provided more space to enjoy indoor/outdoor living. The property is less than a 5-minute drive from the town and the beach. The only minor drawback is the property backs up to the private airport but the pros of this vacation rental outweigh any cons. We would definitely recommend this property and return again in the future.

Manager Response:Thank you for your review and for being our guest at Blue Skies Cottage! We are so glad the layout of this home worked so well for you all and you enjoyed outdoor space as well. We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Kimberly - Posted: 1/4/2023
Rating 5
Blue skies all the way!
Charming and ideally located, this exceptionally clean and comfortable rental is a gem! Great layout, light filled, beautifully furnished as well as decorated on a lovely landscaped lot. Having a laundry room pocket door to the primary bath allowed more use of it without disturbing primary bedroom. Screened porch with gas fireplace was a favorite spot. Even enjoyed hearing and seeing glimpses of small planes taking off behind trees of large backyard. Only used kitchen for coffee, drinks and snacks but it’s a lovely space that appeared to be well equipped. Enjoyed pleasant walks to and from village area and around neighborhood. Also spent half a day riding electric bikes around and another few hours kayaking just a few miles from the house. Trolley tour is a good way to get an overview of the island. Trees everywhere are amazing! A host of wonderful eateries, bars, shops, historic spots and friendly people. Management company who handles the house rental was considerate, proficient and easy to work with. As you can tell, it was an outstanding stay!!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Cynthia! We are so glad you loved Blue Skies Cottage and the property as well! It sounds like you all had such a lovely stay and really were able to venture out and explore the island as well! We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Cynthia - Posted: 10/28/2022
Rating 5
Second trip to SSI
The house met every expectation after reading all of the reviews. The finishing touch would be to provide another umbrella, chairs and a beach wagon. The drive to the beach was bearable but carrying beach items every day down to the beach was tedious.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Greg! We are so glad Blue Skies Cottage met all your expectations. We appreciate your suggestions as well and will be sure to make note of adding more beach gear here. We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Greg - Posted: 9/27/2022
Rating 5
Couples retreat
Great cottage for couples. Lots of living space and great kitchen for cooking and sitting around the bar area. Cottage was very clean and decorated nicely. We loved our stay!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Sarah! We are so glad you all had a great time at Blue Skies Cottage! We hope to see you all again soon! Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Sarah - Posted: 8/19/2022
Rating 5
First time, not the last!
This property was perfect and has so much room!! We loved all the character and coastal touches! The yard was tons of fun for the kids and the screened porch is now a dream project for our own home. We will definitely be back!!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Amber! We are so glad you loved it here - sounds like it was perfect for you all! We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Amber - Posted: 8/19/2022
Rating 5
Very nice property
Surprisingly spacious house with nice screened back porch. Within bicycle distance to town center. Would recommend and stay again.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Mark! We are so glad you loved Blue Skies Cottage. We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Mark - Posted: 8/16/2022
Rating 5
Perfect house!
We rented this house for a mother/daugher (teens) getaway before graduation. House was the cutest and location was perfect. Couldn't have asked for more! Check in was super easy and house was immaculate. Five stars!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Suzanne! Sounds like such a fun trip and we are so glad you all loved Blue Skies Cottage! We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Suzanne - Posted: 8/11/2022
Rating 5
Perfect getaway
House was so cozy and perfectly appointed. Our family had a great time and would love to come back. Everything is close by, the house was clean and well supplied. Town and beach was easily accessible by bike. 5 stars!!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, JP! We are so glad you all had such a wonderful time. We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Jp - Posted: 8/3/2022
Rating 5
Awesome Choice!
This home was very clean! Even under the bed. (We dropped something and it rolled under the bed). The starter pack was very much appreciated! The communication prior to was most helpful. We felt as if we needed anything we knew exactly how to reach someone who could help us. We were definitely pleased with the home and plan to return next year!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Machele! We are so glad you all loved Blue Skies Cottage. We hope to see you all again soon! Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Machele - Posted: 8/1/2022
Rating 5
June 1-5 Vacation Stay
We really enjoyed the Blue Sky Cottage! We loved all the decorations and touches throughout the house. It is on a very quiet street. The small airport behind this did not bother us. In fact, we enjoyed seeing a plane or two fly by each morning while eating breakfast. We saw a cute little rabbit the first day we arrived! We enjoyed seeing and hearing the birds. The beds were very comfortable! The only issue we really had was when we arrived... the house was hot and the temperature was set on 78. Not that big of a deal...just turned on the fans and cooled off. It was nice to have extra fans located in the closet also. I also really loved that this rental uses Nest products.... the Sicilian Tangerine smelled so good! Thank you for a wonderful stay in this beautiful, quaint area! We had a great time and highly recommend this adorable cottage!

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Thomas! We are so glad you loved everything about Blue Skies Cottage - it really is a charming home. We hope to see you all again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Thomas - Posted: 6/7/2022
Rating 5
Blue Skies Cottage- St Simon Island
We had a wonderful time at Blue Skies Cottage. This home was clean and had everything we needed. Our favorite places were the back porch which is screened in and the fire pit which we used every night to enjoy our cocktails. The location was great- close to the beach, town and wonderful restaurants. We loved our time here.

Manager Response:  Thank you for your 5 star review, Cynthia!  We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies Cottage and its central location.  There really are so many lovely things about this home - so glad you all were able to enjoy the fire pit and back porch!  We hope to see you again soon as a guest!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Cynthia - Posted: 4/17/2022
Rating 4
Enjoyed our stay
Convenient location to the village.

Manager's Response: Thank you for your review, Patricia! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Patricia - Posted: 3/22/2022
Rating 5
Very nice vacation rental
Great house in a very convenient location. Nice neighborhood and close to the village. It was a little chilly at night so we loved the gas fireplace on the screened in porch.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Karen! So glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Karen - Posted: 3/11/2022
Rating 5
Great place we love it
Had no problem.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Donna! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Donnie - Posted: 3/10/2022
Rating 5
Girlfriends Trip
Lovely property. The cottage has a very cozy welcoming feel. We enjoyed the screened porch and fireplace. The kitchen was very well equipped with all the essentials and more. We had a wonderful time relaxing and catching up. We definitely plan to return.

Manager Response: Thank you for your 5 star review, Pat! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies Cottage. What a perfect time to enjoy the fireplace on the screened porch! We look forward to your return visit!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Pat - Posted: 3/8/2022
Rating 5
Excellent
Great place we love the house had had great time.

Manager Response:  Thank you for your review, Donnie!  We are so glad you enjoyed your stay here and hope to see you again as a guest soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Donnie - Posted: 2/13/2022
Rating 5
Girlfriends Trip
Lovely, welcoming, cozy home. Very well equipped kitchen. Great location. We will definitely return.

Manager Response:  Thank you for your 5 star review, Pat!  We are so glad you had a great time at Blue Skies Cottage!  We hope to see you again soon!
Lauren@Lilmar Properties
Pat - Posted: 1/14/2022
Rating 5
Our Happy Place for a week!
We were so happy with our stay at Kings Terrace….the house is exactly as listed…well maintained including the inside furnishings….comfy beds! Having the front tv room along with the back sitting area & porch made our stay easy when we needed a little downtime. Our favorite area was the screened in porch with the lovely fire place which we enjoyed every night of our week stay. The lawn, gardens & outdoor area, along with fire pit, were well maintained & added to outside enjoyment. The house was within walking distance for the RSM tournament & was in a nice area of mostly remodeled similar cute bungalows. The management team was quick to respond to any needs or questions that we had…we definitely would stay here again & would highly recommend to others.

Thank you for letting us know how much your family enjoyed Blue Skies Cottage, Gayle. We look forward to your return visit!
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Barry - Posted: 12/12/2021
Rating 5
Celebrating our 60th wedding anniversary
Lovely, cozy, inviting. Well furnished house as well as kitchen. Loved the screen porch and yard. Comfortable beds and quiet neighborhood.

Congratulations on your milestone anniversary, Becky! We're happy you chose to celebrate the occasion at Blue Skies Cottage. Thank you for the 5-Star Review.
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Becky - Posted: 12/11/2021
Rating 5
Annual Family Trip to St. Simons / Jekyll Island
We spend the first week of December on an annual family vacation to St. Simons and Jekyll Island. We have adult children so look for accommodations to handle multiple bedrooms and baths as well as a nice layout for the common area. Since Covid-19 we have spent more time making meals in, so the kitchen set up is important to us. We found this property to be particularly awesome for our needs. The back screened in porch with gas fireplace was perfect for evening hanging out time. The property is perfectly landscaped and inviting. Parking is great too. We enjoyed walking the neighborhood in the mornings. We also appreciated the games available for use during our visit. Taboo was a hit! We had a wonderful visit and recommend this vacation home.

Thank you for telling us about your family's experience staying at Blue Skies Cottage, Katherine! We appreciate the 5-Star Recommendation and look forward to your return next year!
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Katherine - Posted: 12/7/2021
Rating 5
Thanksgiving at Blue Skies Cottage
We had the best time at Blue Skies Cottage! We prepared Thanksgiving dinner and enjoyed sitting around the fire pit afterward. I wasn’t sure what to expect of the house but we were all very impressed and comfy and cozy the whole stay! Will definitely be back! Thank you for a wonderful getaway!!

You are most welcome! It is so good to hear that you enjoyed a 'comfy and cozy' Thanksgiving weekend at Blue Skies Cottage, Susan! We will look forward to your next visit!
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Susan - Posted: 11/29/2021
Rating 5
Great Property
Comfortable, well appointed, great location! It was perfect!!

Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review, Louise! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies Cottage!
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Louise - Posted: 11/19/2021
Rating 5
6 Sisters
My sisters and I enjoyed a weekend stay-despite the rain a great time was had by all. The Blue Skies exceeded our expectations.

We're thrilled that all six sisters had a 5-Star experience during their weekend get-together at Blue Skies Cottage, Dana! Thank you!
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Dana - Posted: 11/8/2021
Rating 5
Such an awesome place to stay
Really neat property and everything you need for a great stay. Location is great and the property is really amazing. Everything was tidy and very comfortable. We had zero complaints the whole stay.

Rob, thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies Cottage! We appreciate the 5-Star review!
Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Rob - Posted: 10/28/2021
Rating 5
Great Beach Cottage
The Blus Skies Cottage was a perfect place for out beach getaway. It was beautifully decorated and conveniently located. The back screened porch was our favorite place to hang out. The owners thought of everything to make their guests comfortable.

It's great to hear that Blue Skies Cottage was the perfect vacation property for your beach getaway, Rachel! We appreciate your comments and thank you for the 5-Star Rating! Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Rachel - Posted: 10/28/2021
Rating 5
Great Get-Away
Lovely cottage within walking distance to shops, restaurants and the pier. Can’t wait to reserve again. October is a perfect month to be on the island.

We appreciate your 5-Star review, Lisa! And we're happy to welcome you back any time! Barbara@ Lilmar Properties
Lisa - Posted: 10/25/2021
Rating 0
A Perfect Spot for a College Reunion
So happy to hear that Blue Skies Cottage was the perfect setting to celebrate your special memories with life-long friends. We enjoyed hearing your story and hope you will come back again soon.

Barbara@Lilmar Properties
Patricia - Posted: 10/8/2021
Rating 5
A perfect place to reconnect with friends
Open spaces, lovely decor, cozy, comfortable, clean, everything we needed and more. Not enough words to describe this very lovely home. Don't get me started on the screened in porch. I want to come back in the fall so I can sit by the outdoor fireplace. It was our first time traveling with friends. This home allowed us to stretch out when we wanted to, and plenty of places to gather for lasting memories.


Manager Response: Thank you so much for your 5-star review, Renee! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you can stay with us again soon!
Thanks,
Brooke@lilmar
Renee - Posted: 8/28/2021
Rating 5
Excellent!
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Blue Skies! The house is super clean, well appointed, and is in a very convenient location. It's decorated beautifully and the yard is well maintained. We cooked the entire week and we appreciated the kitchen being well stocked. The beds were clean and very comfortable. The back porch was incredible and we especially enjoyed watching wildlife and planes while relaxing. The owners thought of everything! I would definitely recommend this property and we hope to return soon.


Manager Response: Thank you so much for your 5-star review, Angie! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you can stay with us again soon!
Thanks,
Brooke@lilmar
Angie - Posted: 8/24/2021
Rating 5
Property Was Amazing!
Property was amazing! It was clean, master bed was comfortable, and just as the pictures showed!


Manager response: Thank you so much for your 5-star review, Mandy! We are so glad you enjoyed your time here and hope you can stay with us again soon!
Thanks,
Brooke@lilmar
Mandy - Posted: 8/12/2021
Rating 5
Adorable Cottage!
Our family had a great time in this adorable cottage. Kitchen was well stocked for cooking, and the house was very clean. We'd love to stay again!


Manager Response: Thank you so much for your 5-star review, Laurie! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you can stay with us again soon!
Thanks,
Brooke@lilmar
Laurie - Posted: 8/6/2021
Rating 5
Adorable Cottage!
Our family had a great time in this adorable cottage. Kitchen was well stocked for cooking, and the house was very clean. We'd love to stay again!

Manager Response:
Thank you so much for your 5-star review! We really appreciate it and hope you stay with us again soon!
Thanks,
Brooke@lilmar
Laurie - Posted: 8/6/2021
Rating 5
Adorable Cottage!
Our family had a great time in this adorable cottage. Kitchen was well stocked for cooking, and the house was very clean. We'd love to stay again!

Manager Response: Thank you so much for your 5-star review, Laurie! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you can stay with us again soon!
Thanks,
Brooke@lilmar
Laurie - Posted: 8/6/2021
Rating 5
Great place!!!
Property was just as the pictures showed! It was clean, master bed very comfortable, great overall place!!!!

Manager response: we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay!
Mandy - Posted: 7/24/2021
Rating 5
Loved it
The house was great! The beds were very comfortable. We enjoyed the back porch a lot too! We used the grill one night and it was clean and worked well. The house is walkable to the pier and restaurants and a very short drive to the beach. We loved being able to ride bikes everywhere. Next time I’d probably take my own towels. I felt the towels could have been cleaner (I’m picky though) and there were only 2 washcloths.


Manager response: Thank you, we are so glad to know that you had such a nice comfy stay!
Karen - Posted: 6/26/2021
Rating 5
Blue Skies Cottage
We just returned from our week long stay at blue skies cottage. We had 2 adults and 2 kids. We had a great time! Even after some storms and losing power, the house had plenty of things to help entertain us. We loved the puzzles and games that were available. House is clean and well taken care of. The backyard is awesome! Screened in back room is a perfect place to drink coffee and have meals. We played outside and used the fire pit. My husband loves the grilled too (= Perfect location, not on a busy street. We rode bikes to the village and to the beach. We already are planning our next trip and will use Lilmar Properties.

Manager Response:Thank you, great news to hear that during the storms that everyone was able to be entertained. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We are looking forward to the next time!
Sarah - Posted: 6/20/2021
Rating 5
Another great trip
Blue skies cottage was a great place for this year's vacation. Nice and clean, back porch was very nice and the grill was perfect to prepare meals. Lilmar Properties does a great job representing all of their homes as we have rented through them several times. Thanks Adam to you and your team as well. We look forward to coming back again next year.


Manager Response:  Thank you very much. We are so happy to know how much you enjoyed your stay again. We look forward to next year!!! 
Tom - Posted: 6/16/2021
Rating 5
Well Done & Spacious
We had a great experience renting Blue Skies! It's very nicely decorated & comfortable. The back porch was so enjoyable, especially drinking our morning coffee! It has many spots to relax & spread out, if you want a little privacy from the rest of your group. we will return to this rental!

Manager Response: Thank you, we are happy to know how much you enjoyed your stay. We are looking forward to the next stay at Blue Skies Cottage!
Lori - Posted: 5/29/2021
Rating 5
Great house
beds were comfy, great location, back porch is awesome.


Manager Response: Thank you, glad you enjoyed your stay!
Melinda - Posted: 5/25/2021
Rating 5
Perfect vacation!!!
Just what we needed, everything was perfect. House is super adorable and in a great neighborhood. Rented bikes for the entire week, hardly used our car. We will definitely be back!!!!

Manager Response: Thank you for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and had such as good time here on SSI. We look forward to the next time.
Thank you!

Lilmar Properties 
Michelle - Posted: 5/16/2021
Rating 5
Blue Skies
We thoroughly enjoyed our time. The house was perfect and very conveniently located.


Manager Response: so happy that you enjoyed your stay at the Blue Skies property and that it worked out so well!!! 
Thank you 

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Katherine - Posted: 5/6/2021
Rating 5
Blue Skies Cottage
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

Manager Response: Thank you for your review. We are so happy that you enjoy your stay with us at the Blue Skies Cottage!
Katherine - Posted: 5/6/2021
Rating 4
Perfect family accommodations!
Wonderfully appointed, extremely clean and great location. Airport close but rarely did we hear planes and never at night. We loved every minute. Hassle free check in and out! Thanks. 

Manager Response: Thank you for your review. W are so happy that everything went smoothly for you ands that you loved your stay. We look forward to the next time. 
Thank you! 

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Martha - Posted: 4/18/2021
Rating 5
Perfect!
The cottage was perfectly charming and I would give it a very high recommendation. The screened back deck with gas fireplace adds a nice ambience. I had family on the island at the same time and we were deemed to have found the best accommodations.

Manager Response: Thank you for your review, we are so  happy to know that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. 
Thank you!

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Julie - Posted: 3/27/2021
Rating 5
Cozy and Clean
The home is cozy and clean. The beds are comfortable and the location is perfect. Walking and biking in the neighborhood is easy and safe. We were very happy with our stay. There is an airport directly behind the property with considerable air traffic, so expect some noise in the back yard when you visit. I love planes, so this wasn't an issue for me!
David - Posted: 3/3/2021
Rating 5
Deserves more than Five Stars!
This property deserves more than five stars! The pictures online are great but it is even BETTER in person. Very clean and spacious. The screened porch with gas fireplace was so cozy. We were there on a rainy and cold weekend but would have loved to use the firepit in the backyard. We spent a lot of time in the kitchen gathered around the cool wood island. The kitchen was one of my favorite parts of the house...open, inviting, well set up. There were two adult couples that stayed and the house had more than enough space. We all commented over and over how great the house is and that we will be back. Even with the less than ideal weather we had a great time. I corresponded once with the property management company and Adam responded quickly to my inquiry. I want to make sure to say that it had nothing to do with a problem as everything was PERFECT. Oh, and the beds are COMFY. Thank you for the opportunity to stay in such a great space.
Jackie - Posted: 2/17/2021
Rating 5
Lovely Stay
We had a lovely stay on St. Simons. The house was perfectly equipped for our family and very clean. We would definitely come back.
Heike - Posted: 2/8/2021
Rating 5
Beautiful!
Beautiful home in a great neighborhood. Much bigger than it looks and short walk to the Pier Village. Super clean and comfortable! We had a great stay.
Jennifer - Posted: 2/8/2021
Rating 5
Exactly as advertised!
Everything was exactly as advertised. The accommodations were clean and very home feeling. I would recommend this property to anyone wishing to stay in this wonderful home. When I return to the area for another golf tournament, I would surely request this location. On a side note- Susan with the management company was simply wonderful, pleasant and knowledgeable. 5 STAR !!

Manager Response: Thank you for your review of the Blue Skies Cottage!  We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and we hope to have you back again in the future.  We agree that Susan is 5 STAR!  She is always happy to help guests enjoy every step of the reservation process.  -Adam
Barney - Posted: 2/3/2021
Rating 4
Great
Hi, We really enjoyed our stay on St. Simons. The house was well equipped and clean. We had all we needed. Best. Heike
Heike - Posted: 1/24/2021
Rating 5
Clean and Comfortable
This property is wonderful. It was clean, comfortable, fully functional and simply a joy to use while we explored Saint Simons Island! Everything was as advertised and the furnishings were even more comfortable than we could have expected. The Master Bedroom was spacious and the bed was extremely comfortable. The Owner/Manager was very helpful and kept us informed of every detail through emails and information at the home itself. We were more than satisfied and appreciated the opportunity to stay at Blue Skies!
Stephen - Posted: 1/12/2021
Rating 5
What a great house!
What a great house! We so very much enjoyed our stay and appreciate all the work that has been done to remodel this house. The property is beautiful and practical and we could not have asked for anything more.
Franziska - Posted: 12/7/2020
Rating 5
BEAUTIFUL BEAUTIFUL BEAUTIFUL!
Gosh - where to begin?? We've been staying on island every year for 11 years but this year decided to try a new rental. Having had a very bad experience with another property from another company a few years ago, we were very nervous . . . until we arrived and saw this beautiful house! The furniture and decor are just lovely - a wonderful mix of new and vintage, quality furniture and linens and whoever restored this home/added on spared no expense. Absolutely LOVED LOVED LOVED the screened in back porch and used the gas fireplace every single day. (Just be careful when you light it -- stand back -- the flames really shoot out!) We enjoyed the puzzles and games since we had a bit of a rainy week but also were able to have a great bonfire in back and played some croquet. It was so great to have beach chairs, bag, etc. because typically I have to buy those and then leave them for others. We did buy a chair umbrella and left that behind :) . The kitchen is STOCKED with every type of small and large appliance you could need, plenty of dishes, pots and pans, etc. and even a cupboard with 'kiddie' cups, plates, etc. The neighborhood is very quiet and we loved hearing an owl every night in the back yard. Yes, it's next to the airport but honestly, it was not an issue for us as the planes do not fly in and out at night and it's not constant even during the day. One other thing to note: The porch has a 1-2" uneven spot and it took us a few days to remember it's there . . . just watch your step! Do not hesitate AT ALL to rent this house - it's wonderful!! We hope to move here some day and this house is EXACTLY what we'd be looking for. We will be back again until the day we own a house of our own on SSI!
Lauren - Posted: 10/7/2020
Rating 5
Blue Skies
My girlfriend fell in love with this house. It’s stocked with everything you need, it’s decorated very cute, and the back patio area is very relaxing. The temperature was only in the 60s, but we used the fireplace every night. We plan to be back soon.
Sean - Posted: 9/21/2020
Rating 4
Blue Skies
House was great, very clean and decorated very pretty. Very well equipped had everything we needed and more. The only issue we found was that the master bedroom/bath and den area were very warm. I think another AC unit may be needed to cool the home properly, or maybe service the unit there. We enjoyed our stay. Thank you.
Wreatha - Posted: 9/14/2020
Rating 5
Blue Skies Cottage
We had a wonderful stay at Blue Skies. Plenty of room for the four of us. The back porch was our favorite place. We enjoyed the fire pit immensely. The beds were super comfortable. Everything was perfect! Thank you for such wonderful accommodations.
Hillary - Posted: 8/17/2020
Rating 5
Beautiful home and great location.
We loved our stay at Blue Skies Cottage. It was very clean and well appointed. The beds were super comfortable. The back porch was lovely; a perfect spot to watch the birds. Great location; close to Pier Village. Thank you for the wonderful accommodations.
Hillary - Posted: 8/15/2020
Rating 5
Best rental we've ever stayed in!
Bar none, the best vacation rental we've ever stayed in. Very thoughtfully stocked with everything you need to make yourself at home for your stay. Clean and beautifully decorated.
Melissa - Posted: 8/13/2020
Rating 5
Adorable house!
We really enjoyed how much room there was at the house. It was very spacious and very charming in character. The backyard and porch were adorable.
Russell - Posted: 7/26/2020
Rating 5
Great place & location!
Great place and location. Manager was attentive to our needs and attempted to resolve issues even after hours. AC started working better after they added Freon to it but I guess it’s that time of the year when it’s too hot and the AC continued to struggle between 12 noon and 6 pm. It was tolerable and there was stand fans that were available to cool it down more. House is clean and kitchen is fully equipped. We will be back when it’s cooler like this fall or early next year. Highly recommend the place.
Leo - Posted: 7/16/2020
Rating 5
Enjoyed our stay!
I'm a designer and so picky when it comes to where I want to stay when we vacation. This place was great. It was cute, well thought out, well appointed, and the beds were soft. We really enjoyed our stay. Thank you so much! Tara
Tara - Posted: 6/28/2020
Rating 5
Perfect vacation home
Blue skies cottage was the perfect vacation home! It was clean and had everything you can think of that you might need. It was roomy, very nicely decorated, and extremely comfortable! We will definitely be back!
Kaija - Posted: 6/21/2020
Rating 5
Blue Skies Cottage
We had such a lovely week at this house. The owners considered all of their guests’ needs when they put together this house - from fire wood in the lovely backyard fire pit, to coffee filters and spices for cooking, to board games for kids and adults to play. The layout is perfect for a family to relax after a day spent at the nearby beach. We can’t wait to return next year!
Mark - Posted: 6/14/2020
Rating 5
Peaceful and Charming
We just returned from a week’s stay at Blue Skies Cottage. It was such a relaxing trip! The house was clean, comfortable and quiet. It had all that we needed. The kitchen was well appointed. My husband and I stayed in the king bedroom and it was very comfortable and the en-suite bath was nice as well. Our daughter stayed in the queen bedroom and said she rested well while there. The back screened in porch was an added bonus for her to do her drawings and just slow down. A cute little rabbit came and visited her on two occasions. We were close to Pier Village and also drove to a few restaurants along Frederica as well. It was our first time on the island and will definitely not be our last. Thanks for having such a charming cottage to rent!
Jill - Posted: 6/6/2020
Rating 5
Excellent and so comfortable
My family thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Blue Skies Cottage. It was was clean, relaxing perfect air conditioning, spacious, and all around one of our favorite cottages. I only wish we could take it with us and stay in it everywhere we go. It was that wonderful. Loved the garden and fire pit option too. A nice quite neighborhood. We liked watching the plans fly. Not sure why anyone would think tiny private planes would be noisy, as they were not. They only fly during day light and we were busy doing things on the island most of the time. We loved all of it. The Meek Family
Darrell - Posted: 6/1/2020
Rating 5
Incredible!
We had a beautiful Christmas stay in this adorable, clean and well equipped home. The decor was so charming and we immediately felt right at home. We loved the location which was easily accessible to all that St. Simons has to offer. We were a party of four which included our kids ages 7 and 3. They loved the backyard and we all enjoyed the sun room in the back with the fireplace. We are truly hoping to return as soon as possible as we not only have fallen love with the home, but the whole island. Thank you for our best VRBO ever.
Morgan - Posted: 12/30/2019
Rating 5
Absolutely love this house
Plenty of room, cozy, had everything we needed to have a wonderful experience, we love the screened in porch with fire place. We have been vacationing at St. Simons for over 25 years and this house was the best thus far.
Debra - Posted: 12/2/2019
Rating 5
St. Simons Girls vacation
Thank you for providing such a beautiful & comfortable cottage. We loved it from the minute we walked in the front door. The decor is wonderful and invites one to set down and relax - which we did. Blue Skies is clean, which was much appreciated. The bedrooms were comfortable with nice linens, another plus. Kings Terrace is a wonderful quiet area to stay in on the island. Can't say enough good things, the pictures don't tell the full story of how great this cottage is!
Vickie - Posted: 11/12/2019
Rating 5
We’ll be back
Michael - Posted: 10/22/2019
Rating 5
Everything was as stated and clean. We enjoyed our time there.
Darrel - Posted: 10/9/2019
Rating 5
Excellent
We stayed at Blue Skies cottage for a long weekend with friends. It was the absolute perfect rental with enough space to spread out and relax. Our favorite was the screened in porch perfect for cocktails and dinner! We would happily stay here again as well as recommend to any friends/family. Thanks for a great weekend!
Alissa - Posted: 10/2/2019
Rating 5
Excellent
My family and I had a wonderful time at "Blue Skies", it's such a charming, beautiful, warm, spotless well appointed home. We so enjoyed sitting on the screened in porch listening to the birds!! We can't wait to return next year!
Loretta - Posted: 9/22/2019
Rating 5
Space for Everyone!
We arrived late in the evening not knowing what to expect. Opened the door and couldn’t have been happier with what we found! The house may look small from the outside but it is very large and roomy! It was clean and tastefully decorated. The layout of the house is great. There is enough room for everyone to have their own space or have everyone all together to watch movies. It was about a ten minute walk to the Village Pier and beach. There is a small airport behind the house but only heard planes a few times on the weekend- never an issue. We can’t wait to come back again next year!
Lisa - Posted: 7/28/2019
Rating 5
Close to Everything!
We have never rented a property for a vacation before. The whole process could not have been easier. The location was perfect and gave us many exciting outings. We had plenty of room in the beautifully decorated house and it was close to The Villages for shopping, the beaches for enjoying the sun and the other Islands so that we could go out and explore. We were not able to take advantage of the screened in porch or the fire pit because we were down there during July and it was a bit too hot! We will definitely be scheduling another time that we can enjoy all the amenities. Trips to the stores were limited because so much was included with the home. PS, the Landscaping was absolutely beautiful and well-thought-out. Thank you so much for the opportunity and the experience, enjoyed every minute we were there. The Labs Family
Rebecca - Posted: 7/23/2019
Rating 5
Blue Skies Cottage was wonderful!
We truly enjoyed our week at Blue Skies in SSI. The cottage felt like our home away from home. The decor was lovely, my kids enjoyed having their own rooms (they always end up sharing when we vacation), and the location was perfect! We will definitely rent this sweet cottage again!
Jennifer - Posted: 7/18/2019
Rating 5
We loved this place!! We will never stay anywhere else in SSI if we can help it!
Great place! Hope to be back soon?
Tracy - Posted: 5/17/2019
Rating 5
Spacious
Property had plenty of space to separate from everyone, if need be, and plenty of parking spaces. Lovely backyard with fire pit and large enough driveway to park a truck and boat.
Neil - Posted: 5/3/2019
Rating 5
We did not want to leave!
Beautifully decorated and centrally located, this home was perfect for our two couple group. Bedrooms and baths were located so each couple had privacy. We even had our own seating areas with tv. The kitchen, gas fireplace on the porch and outdoor fire pit were where we could all be together. Live plants in the house made it feel like a home. We even had a bluebird pair building a nest outside our window. We had some initial concerns about the airport runway in the back yard. Other than a couple of hours on a Friday night, the flights were occasional and smaller planes. The noise was not a problem. The neighborhood was quiet and houses are well maintained. We are looking at coming again next winter and staying longer.
Jenell - Posted: 3/25/2019
Rating 5
Blue Skies does not disappoint!
Beautifully decorated home - so comforting and unique - beautiful yard and layout - has everything I needed for my stay - convenient location to the beach, shopping, and dining - very close to the grocery store - great location for bike riding - made my visit to St Simons perfect - will definitely be back!
Abby - Posted: 2/1/2019
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