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The **Ultimate** Family Beach House W/ Lots of Extras!!

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Last updated: 09/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description



YELLOW FIN

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!

Quick Review

-6 bedrooms (4 with their own bath!)
-5 bathrooms
-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

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Primary renters must be 25 or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Bottom floor is wheelchair accessible....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 12-18

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

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  • King size beds (2) New King beds in Master bedroom and 2nd bedroom, Queen size Beds (3) Queen beds in 3rd upstairs bedroom and 2 downstairs bedrooms., Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Master bath: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

    Bedrooms 5 and 6 share this bath along with the 2nd kitchen...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: shower

    outside the laundry room. perfect for washing sand off feet....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Air Central Air Conditioning, High Speed wireless internet, 2 Full Kitchens, Microwaves, coffeepots, Dishwashers, Refrigerators,, Jacuzzi Tub in Master Bath, Grill (BBQ), fenced-in yard, beach chairs, umbrellas, cooler...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Feel free to borrow or exchange books from our bookshelves. ...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    TV's with cable in all bedrooms....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2 separate units (up and downstairs)...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central...moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    We also provide beach towels....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    2-3 in the driveway and an additional 4-5 behind the house....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    We do have a small fenced in yard for little ones....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    A gas grill is provided. Tanks can be exchanged at the IGA 1/2 a block away....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 13 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid/High Season B
Aug 14 - Nov 18, 2016
2 night min stay
$550
$2,975
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 - Nov 30, 2016
5 night min stay
$650
$3,500
Low Season A
Dec 1 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$450
$2,200
Christmas New Years Holiday
Dec 23 - Jan 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$650
$3,500
Low Season B
Jan 5 - Mar 11, 2017
2 night min stay
$500
$2,200 $4,000
St. Patrick's Week
Mar 12 - Mar 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$600
$3,500
Mid/High Season A
Mar 23 - May 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$550
$2,975
High Season
May 20 - Aug 15, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,950
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$550
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you 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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Last updated: 09/22/2016
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Owner info

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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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Main kitchen looking into dining area

    Main kitchen looking into dining area

  • Front shot of home

    Front shot of home

  • Master Suite with private bath

    Master Suite with private bath

  • main living area

    main living area

  • downstairs foyer

    downstairs foyer

  • Lighthouse Point (downstairs)

    Lighthouse Point (downstairs)

  • Downstairs kitchen

    Downstairs kitchen

  • dining room leading out to screened porch

    dining room leading out to screened porch

  • master bath with jacuzzi tub

    master bath with jacuzzi tub

  • Great screened in porch with two ceiling fans

    Great screened in porch with two ceiling fans

  • Regatta Room with attached bath

    Regatta Room with attached bath

  • Sandcastle Suite w/ attached bath

    Sandcastle Suite w/ attached bath

  • Surf Shack (downstairs)

    Surf Shack (downstairs)

  • View of screened porch and fenced side yard

    View of screened porch and fenced side yard

  • Mermaid Lagoon (downstairs bed w/ bath)

    Mermaid Lagoon (downstairs bed w/ bath)

  • laundry area (laundry products provided)

    laundry area (laundry products provided)

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This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 22, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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