The Salty Mermaid Cottage is an authentic 1940’s cottage full of coastal charm. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath family friendly cottage is located just 4 short blocks from the beach and only 1 block to the local YMCA and Memorial Park. The décor at The Salty Mermaid exudes whimsical charm and is a true beach cottage oasis. The home offers a large amount of outdoor living and entertaining space. The side yard has been transformed into a corn-hole courtyard. The backyard offers a beautiful saltwater swimming pool, a large 6 person hot tub and an adjoined covered patio and an outdoor fire-pit. The lush outdoor space is well furnished with plenty of seating and lounge chairs to enjoy your time outside. Underneath the home, you will enjoy a covered entertainment area where you will discover an enclosed hot and cold outdoor shower, along with a ping-pong table and seating area.
The living area is nicely decorated with cottage and unique vibrant touches that add to the charm of the home. Just off the living area is the welcoming southern style screened porch which is a great spot to sit and relax as it is furnished with two over-sized hanging swing beds. The living room offers a large flat screen TV and ample seating. In the adjoining dining room, there is seating for 6. The charming kitchen is fully equipped and has a refrigerator, oven/stove, microwave, dishwasher, Keurig and so much more. The back deck is accessible off of the kitchen and offers lounge seating, a dining table for 6, a gas grill, a sunshade, and stairs down to the backyard oasis.
The master bedroom features a queen bed, TV, attached full bath, and a unique attached toddler sleeping room. The 1st guest bedroom is also furnished with a queen bed and TV and the additional guest bedroom features 2 sets of twin bunks. There is a full bathroom also located in the hall. This home is the perfect setting for a Tybee Island family vacation.
Extra amenities include central heat and air, WIFI, a 500 game arcade console, 2 wooded swings (children sized) in the backyard, extra full-sized refrigerator, outdoor sink, an extra bathroom by the pool/outside game area, full-size washer and dryer, and more. Parking for 2 cars only. This property is not pet-friendly.
About the location: The home is conveniently located mid-island and just 1 block from Memorial Park which has a YMCA, Library, a wonderful island themed playground, and basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts. The home is also located a very short, 4 block walk to the beach access at 6th Street.
2019 MINIMUM NIGHTS: Any 5 Nights, June 1st - August 3rd