Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Tybee Island that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $149 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Tybee Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Escape to Tybee Island vacation home rentals

With its pristine beaches and unspoiled coastal backdrop, Tybee Island serves up a blissful seaside escape. Located just 18 miles from historic Savannah, it offers a wealth of activities, from days on the sand and exploring by kayak to sampling fresh seafood and admiring the thriving marine bird life. History abounds in this part of Georgia and your Tybee Island vacation rental will put you in the heart of it all. Discover centuries-old forts and lighthouses, as well as Savannah's leafy downtown district, known for its elegant antebellum mansions and Spanish moss-strewn oak trees.

Things to do

Sightseeing near Tybee Island vacation homes

While Savannah teems with historical treasures, Tybee Island has its own attractions, too. The hulking Fort Screven was an important part of America's coastal defense from 1897 to 1947, and today, you can still see the intimidating concrete gun batteries, as well as the private abodes that perch above the fort's battlements. Minutes away, you'll find the Tybee Island Light Station and Museum. Dating back to the early 1700s, when it was built to guide mariners to the Savannah River, it's one of the oldest lighthouses in the United States and features a museum detailing the island's fascinating history.

Activities

What to do near Tybee Island vacation rentals

Like to be where the action is? Be sure to choose a Tybee Island vacation rental close to the beach. Here, you can let off steam on a jet ski or surfboard, take a chartered fishing trip or venture out on a cruise to see frolicking bottlenose dolphins. Nearby, Little Tybee Island provides an unspoiled natural haven for camping, while the island's salt marshes provide a treat for kayakers and birdwatchers. For those with more cosmopolitan tastes, there are countless galleries, stores, boutiques and restaurants to explore.

Day trips

Best excursions near Tybee Island vacation homes

Tybee Island is the ideal base camp from which to explore the wonders of Savannah. Vacation rentals are just a short distance from fascinating places like Forsyth Park, a green space with basketball courts, a historic fountain, and a Confederate memorial, and the Savannah Historic District, an urban space with 18th-century architecture and scenic areas. You should also visit Telfair Museums, a collection of museums with American and European artwork spread over themed buildings.

Weather

Local weather for your stay in Tybee Island vacation rentals

No matter where your Tybee Island vacation rental is located, consistent weather is assured. Spring and summer are the best times to visit, offering lots of sunshine and warm temperatures that are tempered by the blissful breeze from the Atlantic Ocean. Off-season vacations in Tybee Island aren't unheard of either, thanks to surprisingly-mild temperatures and sunny days in the fall and winter months.

Natural features

Get back to nature in Tybee Island

Tybee Island is a barrier island, with a sandy beach on its eastern shore and a salt marsh to the west. Away from the shoreline, there are protected dunes and, further inland, subtropical forests, thriving with oak and pine trees. The unspoiled landscape provides an excellent habitat for wildlife, particularly birds. The island is part of the Colonial Coast Birding Trail, offering birdwatchers the chance to see everything from herons and black skimmers to endangered wood stork.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Tybee Island

Fly into Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH), the closest airport, located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Savannah, GA (SAV-Savannah - Hilton Head Intl.), which is 23.4 mi (37.7 km) away.

Family friendly

Family fun near Tybee Island vacation rentals

Tybee Island has numerous attractions for kids of all ages. Vacation rentals can be found near places like Tybee Island Marine Science Center, a coastal ecology center with science exhibits and dolphin encounters, and Fort Pulaski National Monument, a Civil War landmark with walking trails and cannon and musket demonstrations. There’s also Jaycee Park, a public park with paved trails, athletic facilities, and a playground.

How many vacation rentals are available around Tybee Island?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 3,049 vacation rentals around Tybee Island. From 1,923 house rentals to 113 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.