St. Marys is a city with roots as far back as the 1500's. It is the 2nd oldest city in America (after St. Augustine, FL ).
30 minutes to Jacksonville Airport (JAX)
90 minutes to Savannah, GA
30 minutes to Amelia Island, FL:
Nearby activities include Fishing and boating, Biking, golf and kayaking . Golf cart and bicycle rentals are also available for cruising around town while enjoying the historical homes and ancient moss covered oaks that line the streets of the downtown historic district where Slip Away is located.
The St. Marys Riverfront park (where you meet the ferry to Cumberland Island), the marina, seafood restaurants, the city park, churches, shopping, museums, antique stores and Saturday farm market are all within walking distance. Nearby is the Aquatic Center with pools for children and adults, a library, movie theater and plentiful shopping and grocery stores.
The Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is located 40 minutes west of town. The Jacksonville Airport is only 25 minutes South. Savannah is 90 minutes North. St. Marys is also home to the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base.
St Marys GA 31558