Situated between stunning downtown Savannah and charming Tybee Island, Wilmington Island is a coastal Georgia gem. Surrounded by rivers and creeks, this island community features an eclectic mix of single family mid-century ranch homes, high-end luxury condos, and stately waterfront homes.
Residents enjoy the convenience of living minutes from Savannah’s business district and the relaxed luxury of being minutes from the beach at Tybee Island.
Because of its location among the rivers and creeks, Wilmington Island is a boater’s paradise with many options for deep water access. The Savannah Yacht Club offers an upscale option for boaters who desire the convenience and community of a private club. There are plenty of options for marinas to store and launch your boat when ready.
For golf lovers, the Wilmington Island Club offers residents a place to play 18 holes without leaving the island.
This island is full of wonderful places to eat, drink, and play. Local favorite, Lili’s Restaurant features the most impressive brunch in the area. Basil’s, a quant Italian restaurant, often features live music, and encourages guests to relax and enjoy themselves. Asian-inspired cuisine with a coastal vibe, Current Kitchen and Cocktails tempts guests with locally sourced seafood and an impressive wine list.
Wilmington Island is home to many unique, local businesses. Our favorite is Savannah Bee Company. This brand which enjoys a global presence, makes its home in the heart of Wilmington Island. They even keep their bees here. And, they’re quick to offer visitors a tour.