St. George Plantation Owner's Association offers its owners and guests a community swimming pool, three tennis courts, a 3200 foot paved privately owned/public use landing strip, and miles of paved bike and walking paths. The St. George Plantation has 26 board-walks for direct beach access. The 24/7 security staff is stationed at the entrance gate and patrols the 17 miles of roads. A full time maintenance staff maintains the common areas, roads, boardwalks and other amenities. The beautiful 10,000 sq.ft. clubhouse includes a fitness center and conference room available to owners and guests. The administrative staff is located on the first floor of the clubhouse and will assist owners and guests with access codes for the pool, tennis courts and fitness center. Located on the second floor of the clubhouse is the Plantation Room which is used for Association parties and owner-sponsored events.
The homes located within the Plantation include: permanent residents' homes, vacation homes and homes that are rented through local management groups or VRBO.
St. George Island is connected to the mainland via the five-mile long continuous span bridge at Eastpoint. The island center has a small commercial area with a gas station, a bank, grocery stores, bike and scooter rentals, beach gear rental, two small hotels, several good restaurants, an adult beverage store, nature tours, kayaking, playground, public beach with restrooms and real estate offices.
Regional airports are just two hours away: Tallahassee to the north and Panama City to the west. The area is well known for its excellent variety of Apalachicola Bay and Gulf of Mexico fish and seafood, including oysters, scallops, grouper, flounder, redfish, snapper, trout, mullet and others. Apalachicola National Forest, Tate's Hell State Forest, St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge offer unspoiled nature adventures. St. George Island State Park, on the east end of the island, has been rated a Top-Ten Beach and offers camping, picnic facilities, public restrooms and plenty of parking.