The **Ultimate** Family Beach House W/ Lots of Extras!!
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
This unique Tybee Island home, just minutes from historic Savannah, is perfect for family gatherings with six bedrooms, five baths, two kitchens, a large screened porch, a great room with TV/DVD/cable and loads of board games for kids and adults alike! You can bake up a storm in the fully-equipped gourmet kitchen (all you supply is the food).
Bringing baby along?
Ask about our complimentary baby package including crib, highchair, and stroller to make your traveling a little lighter! We also install a baby gate at the stairs. For your convenience and enjoyment we offer beach chairs,beach umbrellas, cooler on wheels, beach games and beach towels. We even have a beach wagon to cart it all!
This island paradise boasts six nicely appointed rooms each with its own theme and charm. Upstairs you will find the Sandcastle Suite featuring a queen-size bed, full private bath, and a walk-in closet. Just across the hall is the Regatta Room in bright nautical colors with a queen-size bed and an attached bath.
Down the hall is the Captain's Quarters with a queen-size bed, a full-size sleeper sofa, a large private bath with jacuzzi tub and shower. The other rooms include Lighthouse Point (queen-size bed), Mermaid Lagoon (queen-size bed with private bath), and the super kid-friendly Surf Shack featuring two twins, a pull-out twin,its own TV, VCR, and game spot.
Yellow Fin is located a block from the beach and within walking distance to shopping and dining. The only grocery store on the island, Tybee Market, is a 1/2 block down the street!
And don't forget that historic Savannah is just minutes away. For your convenience we have lists of restaurants, places to go and things to see on Tybee Island and in Savannah to make your planning just a little easier. We include ideas for what to do on Tybee when it is raining and the best places for kids on Tybee.
This isn't just another beach house, this is a HOME with a lot of attention to detail and little extras that you just don't find everywhere. We have a large family and know what it is like to vacation far from home and we try hard to anticipate what you will need in your 'home away from home'. Call or send an email now and reserve this incredible house for your next getaway and enjoy a fun-filled, sun-filled time on Tybee Island, Georgia's coastal jewel!
-6 bedrooms (4 with their own bath!)
-2 fully equipped kitchens
-ceiling fans in every bedroom, living area and 2 on the screened in porch
-central air conditioning on both floors
-free use of boogie boards, beach chairs, umbrellas and beach towels
-outdoor shower for rinsing off the sand
-3 tvs and vcr and a dvd in the greatroom
- sleeps up to 18 (5 queen beds, 3 twin beds, 3 queen sleeper sofas and 1 full sleeper sofa)
- parking for up to 9 vehicles
-fenced in yard
Please click on floorplans to see the layout!
Keywords: beach house
Member since: 2005
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 12-18
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms
- Video Library
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio
Pool / Spa
- Jetted Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mid/High Season B
Aug 14 - Nov 18, 2016
2 night min stay
Nov 19 - Nov 30, 2016
5 night min stay
Low Season A
Dec 1 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
Christmas New Years Holiday
Dec 23 - Jan 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Low Season B
Jan 5 - Mar 11, 2017
2 night min stay
St. Patrick's Week
Mar 12 - Mar 20, 2017
3 night min stay
Mid/High Season A
Mar 23 - May 18, 2017
3 night min stay
May 20 - Aug 15, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Exit Cleaning Fee $300
- Tax Rate 13%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: We are comprised of three sisters, Susan, Karen and Renee, and our respective families. Our parents rented a home at Tybee every summer and we grew up surfing the waves, strolling the beaches and crabbing on the back river. In 2005, we got together and decided to purchase a beach house of our own. We named the LLC, Charlie's Dream, after our father who had passed away years earlier but had longed to own his own piece of Tybee. Our dream with Yellowfin, has always been to enjoy wonderful family times there but to also open it up to other families so they could make there own special Tybee memories. Our grandmother lived on Tybee when the only access was by train or boat. Our grandfather was actually stationed at Fort Screven on Tybee's North end decades ago. Susan's daughter, Jennifer, was married on the beach the summer of 2001 and Renee's husband proposed to her in the one spot he knew meant more than any other...Tybee Island. It has been a magical place for us for generations and we hope at our beach home, Yellowfin, you can capture some of that same magic with your family!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
When we gather as a family at Yellowfin, we love to cook family meals. The kitchen is huge and one of my favorite things in the house is the large green tile counter in the kitchen/dining area. It is our buffet table for meals and it is where the kids eat their breakfast. Like the kitchens at home, it tends to be the room we gather in. We also love to gather at the tables on the screened porch and play card games and board games or just catch up with one another. The children and their friends like to stow away in the downstairs surf shack and Lighthouse room as far away from the adults as they can get. It is always fun to see the pictures they take when nobody is looking. If the lemon tree has fruit, they like to pick lemons, make lemonade and set up a stand. When the children were a little younger, it was nice having the fenced yard. Sometimes they didn't want to be inside and they don't want to spend every moment at the beach. In the fenced side yard they have played frisbee, tag, volleyball and more. Renee's girls are now 13 and 15 and will spend plenty of time at the beach but also love walking down Tybrisa and going in the shops. We always go to AJ's Dockside on the back river at least once while we stay and the kids insist we get ice cream at Tradewinds. You have to try their Savannah Mud! We enjoy riding bikes on the island, visiting the lighthouse and feeding the alligators at the Crab Shack. If the adults are wanting a special dinner out, I would have to suggest the Sundae Cafe. It is actually my favorite restaurant on Tybee or Savannah! The food is delicious every single time.
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Main kitchen looking into dining area
Front shot of home
Master Suite with private bath
main living area
Lighthouse Point (downstairs)
dining room leading out to screened porch
master bath with jacuzzi tub
Great screened in porch with two ceiling fans
Regatta Room with attached bath
Sandcastle Suite w/ attached bath
Surf Shack (downstairs)
View of screened porch and fenced side yard
Mermaid Lagoon (downstairs bed w/ bath)
laundry area (laundry products provided)
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Friday, October 28, 2016
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