Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Folkston

The wildlife and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Folkston. Renowned for its restaurants, fishing and canoeing, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Folkston

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Folkston has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stephen C Foster State Park (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Laurel Island Links (23.8 mi / 38.2 km)
  • Club at Osprey Cove (25.5 mi / 41 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Folkston

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Folkston is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Okefenokee Swamp Park (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Laura S Walker State Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Stephen C Foster State Park (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Crooked River State Park (26.9 mi / 43.2 km)
  • Grover Island (28.5 mi / 45.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Folkston

The nearest airport is in Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.), located 33.9 mi (54.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Brunswick, GA (BQK-Golden Isles), which is 40.5 mi (65.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Folkston?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10 holiday rentals around Folkston. From 5 cabins to 10 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Folkston is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Folkston?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Folkston. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary: 1,483 holiday rentals
  • Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay: 990 holiday rentals
  • Cumberland Island: 972 holiday rentals
  • Jacksonville National Cemetery: 1,097 holiday rentals
  • St. Marys Submarine Museum: 989 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Folkston listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Folkston?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 5 Cabins in Folkston. Our other popular types of Folkston holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 10 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Folkston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 9 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Folkston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.