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Recent Tybee Island reviews
"My mother and I stayed here for a week in early October. This condo is wonderful. It is so much more spacious than other 1 bedroom condos, very nicely decorated, it was right on the beachfront, and the balcony was great for watching the sunrise! We had weather in the mid to low 70's and were able to sleep with the slider open each night to hear the sound of the waves. We enjoyed dinner at the Sundae Cafe, loved the fried oysters at Coco's Sunset Grill, and found some other great restaurants in Savannah."Guest: Steve and Stephanie Date of Stay: October 2012 Review Submitted: November 2, 2012View listing
"This unit is accurately depicted through the photos and description. In fact, it seemed even nicer once we got there. It vas very clean and very well-maintained. Christa the owner is VERY personable, informative, and from Savannah! She was very available via various contact means to answer any questions. She also has many ideas on local activities. There was everything to do nearby from renting bikes, going the the YMCA for a good workout right across the street, to a couple of very good restaurants "right around the bend!". I would recommend this unit to anyone, and we would all be very happy renting it again! Thank you Christa!"Guest: Natalie Date of Stay: October 2012 Review Submitted: October 25, 2012View listing
"This house is very clean and well kept. Loved the outdoor shower for rinsing sand off children before coming into the house. The Decks are a nice place to gather and have dinner and family time. Both a gas grill and charcoal grill were provided. The kitchen has everything you could possible need. The bedrooms were perfect for what they were used for and that was just to sleep. The beds were very comfortable and there was plenty of linens and pillows. The backyard was also fenced in which made it nice with small children, they could play and we could worry a little less. The walk to the beach is short and easily traveled with small children, it is sandy dunes. We had chlidren aged from 5 months to 11 years old. The owner is very thorough, and provides you with all the information needed for a great vacation. John is very friendly and was there to greet us upon our arrival. He made sure we knew our way around the house and even offered to pick us up anything from town that we may have forgotten. Overall I would stay here again if available when we decide to come back. "Guest: Becky S. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 8, 2014View listing
"This place is even better in person than you can imagine from the photos. No matter what type of vacation you are looking for, this house is the perfect backdrop. If you want to come with some friends, drink some beers, enjoy a homemade low-country boil, or find a relaxing place to have a family getaway, hands down you won't be dissatisfied. After a long day at the beach, one of our favorite things to do was come home, get a little refreshed in the outdoor shower and then head over to the dock house. There, we would unwind a bit with some cold refreshments and rehash the fun we had earlier that day all while trying to have a conversation that wasn't focused on how awesome of a time we were then having at the dock house... it was like an endless loop of feeling great and being in a place that fostered feeling great. Either way, you're a winner (and that's just kicking it in the dock house). The blue house, itself, has a screened patio for both upstairs and down, it's extremely comfortable and has all the amenities you'd find at home. It's the kind of place you stay and the whole time you're trying to get used to how awesome it is. In fact, I wish I was there right now! Also, the location is perfect... you're 15 minutes from Savannah, a couple minutes from downtown Tybee and the beach, and a short walk down to the Crab Shack (which we thought would be hokey, and it is a little, but it's a lot of fun, the people who run the place are very nice, and they even have real live alligators!). And I know I've mentioned the dock house, but one more thing really stands out... When the tide goes out, you get a chance to see all these little creatures that are normally under cover of water. It's really truly amazing in that you begin to realize they too have their own little communities and families and it all goes together in a giant circle. And then the tide rolls back in, and hides all those secrets, and if you're lucky and want to spend the time relaxing with it all, you get to be a first hand witness to this circle. And it's something little, but it's affirming, much like blue house. If you want a place to stay that will actually save you money, save on the frustration that vacations tend to spawn sometimes, and feel comfortable, safe, clean and at home, then definitely don't procrastinate. Go, have fun, and if you can, never leave! "Guest: Josh M. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 22, 2014View listing
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.