Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

5 bed/bath, big pool, minute walk to village/pier, 2 masters, sleeps 16 in beds

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

All the convenience of the village with an abundance of space and a huge pool

UPDATE: We have added big new premium HD TVs with HD service and upgraded the whole experience - better-than-hotel sheets, down pillows/comforters, better porch/pool furniture, upgraded kitchen plus a lot more!

We highly recommend you catch the Sassy Peach spirit and get transported to relaxing Island time. Wake up and enjoy breakfast on your private porch. Stroll over to the beaches, pier or Neptune park under the canopy of the Spanish moss covered live oaks.

You and your friends can enjoy splashing in the (heated) pool. Or mosey over to nearby beaches.

In the evening, walk over to one of the Village’s many fine eateries or put everyone to work in the huge fully equipped kitchen, cooking up Low Country Boil for the entire clan! For dessert hop and skip over to Moo Cow, the best ice cream on the island, just a stone’s throw away.

Sassy Peach Cottage melds charm and space: 5 Bedroom/5 Bathroom (featuring two master suites), gourmet kitchen, amazing great room where the whole family can gather. There is also plenty of space for separate activities, send the kids to the 3rd story suite. The third floor suite has a family room with TV/fridge/microwave/games. All three levels boast private porches with ceiling fans.

It is sooooo easy to relax, slow down and smell the azaleas on Island time.

What is "Island Time," you might be thinking. Island Time is that that singular wink in time when your soul knows paradise is found. You know you’ve (inexorably and for the moment) left the rat race behind. You wake up to the soothing sounds of the surf and birds singing, rather than at the shrill shriek of an alarm clock. On Island Time everything is more vivid: food tastes better, laughs ring heartier, and time slows down to an enjoyable molasses-like drip, drip, drip. The experience of Island Time on Saint Simons Island is the open secret (shhhhhhh) that will keep bringing you back year after year (like it does us).

More Details


Saint Simons Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • No loud music or loud noises (that might be nuisance to neighbors) after 10pm
  • No Pit Bulls, Rottweilers, German Shepherds, Doberman Pinschers, Akitas, Wolf-hybrids, Mastiffs, Great Danes, or Huskies (for insurance reasons)
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 17 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
  • 2 on first level. 2 on second level. 1 on 3rd level. All very nice!
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , own porch, own bath jacuzzi and shower, tv, sitting room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1st floor master, own bathroom, shower, walk in closet
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 2nd floor guest. TV
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2nd floor guest room. TV, closet
    Bedroom 5 - 2 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , upstairs, den, fridge, coffee, sink, tv, game room, porch
  • master suite 2nd floor with own porch and jacuzzi bath. TVs. Large sitting area. King size bed.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
call anytime to deal with issues or ask for help


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

100% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
5 bed/bath, big pool, minute walk to village/pier, 2 masters, sleeps 16 in beds
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

Beautiful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved my stay at Sassy Peach!! The kitchen is huge and open making it super cozy for family meals and the rooms are so beautifully decorated.. a person hardly wants to leave the house! However.. moo cow (a local ice cream store just a five minute walk from the house) seemed to have the habit of mooing my name! My family and I found ourselves taking nightly walks to the village to enjoy the cute stores, the beautiful pier, and I'll admit.. lots of ice cream:)) sassy peach will forever be my favorite Vaca spot.. can't wait to go back and enjoy more late night swims, daily beach adventures, mossy tree photoshoots, and ice cream on the pier. Sassy peach, I'll be back!!

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Welcome back any time!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful house, spacious and a heated swimming pool. Great location!

  • 5 of 5

One of our best vacations ever!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Ocean Isle Beach, NC


  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous home! Perfect for our family Christmas weekend. The village and lighthouse we're only minutes away via foot. The owners were so accommodating and house was immaculate. We will definitely be back next Christmas if not before.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Spirit Lake, IA

Wonderful vacation at Sassy Peach!

  • 5 of 5

Pet friendly Sassy Peach! The name conjures up fun, and what fun we had in that beautifully decorated, spacious, very clean home. Yes, I say home, because you feel right at home because everything you need is right there at your fingertips. We had five different groups there with plenty of comfortable bedrooms for all. The kitchen and living room readily accommodates many guests, but yet when everyone is in their bedrooms there is plenty of peace and quiet. There is a beautiful pool in the backyard. The village, pier, lovely park with lots of Spanish moss, and the beach are within easy walking distance. There is lots of history in the area and as you sit in the rocker on the porch, sipping your Mimosa, you can almost drift back to a time that was the Old South.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Best house on SSI! Village, beach, pool!

  • 5 of 5

Have been vacationing on SSI for 38 years and this is the BEST place to stay. Location is perfect ... walking distance to the village, pier, parks and more! House is amazing - lots of room for extended family, big kitchen, pool for splashy fun!

I would highly recommend Sassy Peach Cottage to any group of family or friends coming to Saint Simons Island to have fun!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Appreciate the positive feedback.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Amazing house and location!!!

  • 5 of 5

Staying at Sassy Peach is one of the best travel experiences I've ever had! JD and Tracy were very communicative, answering all my questions. Exactly as it says on the site, it could not be better located, walkable to the downtown area and the pier and the beach. Living room, bedrooms and kitchen were all large, comfortable and well equipped. The pool was gorgeous and cool, perfect for summer weather, such a huge plus!

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Property Manager

JD and Tracy Howard
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, mandarin, Japanese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

About JD and Tracy Howard

We, Tracy and JD, have moved back to Brunswick after our peripatetic ways. We now make grand plans for world peace and saving whales. We are both Southern bred. I'm a proud Volunteer in a family of Bulldogs. Tracy is not as enamored with SEC sports as I am. Tracy is the architect of the classy Sassy Peach style. Inviting, fun and above all, relaxing. If you are a long time SSI denizen or a newbee we would be happy to give you tips on how to make your stay at Sassy Peach more enjoyable and memorable. Just drop us a line.

JD and Tracy Howard purchased this house in 2013

Why JD and Tracy Howard chose Saint Simons Island

We bought the Sassy Peach in 2013. We had been looking for a place to house our rather large extended family on short sojourns back to the US. Thus, it is decorated with love. We hope that you enjoy it as much as our family does ...

What makes this house unique

The best part about Sassy Peach is its versatility. There are many distinct areas for people to get away by themselves: the living room downstairs, any one of the three porches, the den upstairs, the sitting room in the master, etc. There is also big spaces for everyone to congregate over a meal (big kitchen means lots of chefs CAN be in the kitchen at once) or by the pool. The pool REALLY cools you off in those hot summer days or nights. In the winter it can be heated (which is awesome!)

You can bee-bop over to Mow Cow for the amazing and sometimes strangely flavored ice cream. The village is a stones throw away. Shop, eat, go for a stroll by the light house to the pier at night. It really is amazing and fun.

If the beach is your calling, east beach is a short hop away or you can mosey over the tide contingent beaches up past Demere.

The house smells good, feels good and is a great place to make lasting memories for you and your family!


Nearest Airport
10 Miles
brunswick or jacksonville
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
east beach, pier beach
Car: recommended

Sassy Peach has 3 distinct levels, 2 masters bedrooms, 3 porches and a pool so the best place is to enjoy @ home. If you want to visit the village it is a minute away by foot. Sassy Peach is next to Moo Cow ice cream ... a real treat. Shops in the village, the pier, spanish moss filled parks all minutes away on foot. East Beach is close by for fun in the waves.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pls treat our home like your home

additional terms:
GA/FL game $536 daily (3 night minimum)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties