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Recent Tybee Island reviews

  • Very Nice Stay

    "We enjoyed our stay very much! The space was big and confortable. The dipping pool was a wonderful addition, especially with a bit of crazy weather. The only downside was that the lower level is nothing like the first and second floors. The sleeping accomodations on the lower level were a dissapointment when we had 16 of us and needed to use all beds. The pull-out queen and futon were both in such poor shape that no one wanted to sleep on them. And the lower level has separate air conditioners that are old and noisy. The showers are older and dorm-like. Other than that, the house is lovely and big enough for everyone. We loved using the kayaks and the fishing pier was very close to the house. Thanks for all of the beach chairs and a well-stocked kitchen!"
    Guest: New Jersey Visitor Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 6, 2014
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  • Our summer vacation

    "The location and home are fantastic, we made daily trips to the beach with our 4 year old granddaughter, we walked to restaurants, the pier, shops on tybee, everything is in walking distance. We loved the cottage, everything you need for your time away from home is here, (washer, dryer, wifi, cable, phone, outside shower room, deck, gas grill, many amenities I am sure I am not including, We love it here and would recommend it to all!!!!The cottage was clean, the owners provided an easy rental transaction. I would recommend, "The crab shack" and "Lighthouse Pizza". One of our favorite things to do was take nightly walks on the beach and to sit on the swings on the beach under the stars and listen to the ocean waves. "
    Guest: californiagirl Date of Stay: July 2013 Review Submitted: July 12, 2013
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  • A Perfect Summer Vacation at Beachside Colony ...

    "Rating Details: I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. I was very happy with the location. The vacation rental was very clean. The property manager was very helpful. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: A Perfect Summer Vacation at Beachside Colony Resort The staff at Beachside Colony Resort were very helpful and accommodating to our needs. Because I planned this trip at the last minute, everyone was committed to helping me find the perfect rental for our vacation. I would highly recommend that anyone looking for a fun, relaxing vacation should contact the Beachside Colony Resort. "
    Guest: Christina Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 23, 2014
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  • Relaxing and Homey home away from home at a WONDERFUL location

    "My family and I absolutely LOVED our stay at this condo. We were pleasantly surprised with how well stocked the kitchen and bathrooms were. We felt at home the entire time. The condo was clean and bright. The entire area was very quiet and peaceful. This condo was perfect for us because we wanted to be removed from the action to relax with the kids. I appreciated having a washer and dryer right in the condo; it certainly saved me an entire day full of laundry when we got home. My only suggestions to future visitors is to walk across the parking lot for beach access instead of around the corner and to expect to drive somewhere for dining because nothing is close by. The beach was amazing and private so very little people were around. When we first arrived someone was parked in 7A's assigned spot. This problem was resolved relatively quickly though. The parking lot is to be painted over the winter; so no more parking problems should exist for anyone. This is the first time I ever fought back tears when I left vacation. My family and I are already considering booking again for next year. You will not regret staying here!"
    Guest: The Crowell's Date of Stay: October 2013 Review Submitted: October 24, 2013
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Tybee Island Travel Tips

Just 18 miles from wonderful Savannah, Ga., lies gorgeous Tybee Island - an exceptional spot of you're looking for a relaxing, culturally enriching getaway.

Also known as Savannah Beach, this barrier island is easily accessible and sure to offer plenty of attractions of sights to please everyone. There's a rich history to be found here in various forts and museums as well as stunning natural scenery to experience. If that's not enough, you'll savor every meal as Tybee Island is known for it's diverse cuisine, but you can work off the extra calories by exploring the 3 miles of pristine beach, whether you're jumping in for a swim, strolling along the shore or casting a line to do some fishing.

If you're hoping to take advantage of a laid-back atmosphere and seriously lower your stress levels, you've come to the right place. Simply breathe in the salty sea air and you'll instantly feel all that tension just melt away.

Things to Do on Tybee Island

- Fort Pulaski: Step back in time to the Civil War era with a visit to Fort Pulaski, which was sieged by the Union Army and considered a "landmark experiment" in military science and invention history. Today visitors can check out the Fort Pulaski National Monument that offers year-round activities. The fort itself along with the demilune, ditches, drawbridges and dikes provide you with a wonderful example of military architecture, while indoor displays showcase the fort's history from its construction to its eventual fall to improved military technology. You can even take a guided tour to learn even more interesting facts about Fort Pulaski and its history.

- Tybee Island Light Station: Since 1732, the Tybee Island Light Station has been providing safe passage for sailors and mariners into the Savannah River. This historic station is one of the most intact in the U.S. as it still has all of its support buildings spread out over 5 acres. The station itself has been rebuilt on several occasions and currently displays the day mark from 1916. At the top is a First Order Fresnel lens, and it takes 178 stairs to reach it. This lovely spot if perfect for taking photographs you'll remember forever with such a beautiful backdrop, so don't forget the camera!

- Tybee Marine Science Center: Animal and water lovers alike won't want to miss out on a trip to the Tybee Marine Science Center. Here you can learn about the Tybee Island Sea Turtle Project as well as the local salt marsh and the creatures that live there. Kids will love exploring the beach walks, and everyone can appreciate the Coastal Georgia Gallery. You can even see a loggerhead sea turtle in the new aquatic display designed by the Georgia Aquarium.

- Tybee Museum: To learn even more about the history and heritage of Tybee Island, visit the Tybee Museum, which was established in 1961 by the Tybee Island Museum Association. One of the most intriguing features here is the museum's location in Battery Garland at Fort Screven, which was originally used to mount a large, rifled, long-range cannon. Throughout the space you can peruse artifacts, pictures, relics and exhibits detailing more than five centuries of history.

Dining on Tybee Island

- The Crab Shack: A favorite dining spot for visitors and locals alike is The Crab Shack, which features some of the best seafood on the island. In fact, the eatery has been voted as having the "best seafood" and "best outdoor dining" for years. There's a cool, laid-back vibe here that makes you want to just sit back and relax as you enjoy a variety of crab dishes, oysters, soups, stews and much more. Take in stunning views of the water and enjoy a nice afternoon or evening out.

- A-J's Dockside Restaurant: Another great place to grab a meal is A-J's, where you'll find even more delicious seafood. They've been serving customers since 2003, and offer both indoor and outdoor seating. From the outdoor deck, you'll be treated to amazing views of the Back River throughout your meal, adding some serious charm and ambience. If you're having dinner, you may even get to watch the sunset. Try the conch fritters, crab stew, salads, burgers or fish entrees and then rent a kayak and paddle off all those calories!

- The Breakfast Club: It's important to start the day off right with a healthy first meal, so stop by The Breakfast Club, a family owned and operated eatery that's won "best breakfast in Savannah" on several occasions. The sausages and sauces are all homemade, and the chef makes sure that everything is served fresh. Egg dishes, breakfast burritos, burgers and waffles are excellent menu choices to give you plenty of energy to get your through the day's adventures.

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