Walk About On Tybee Island

Let’s give them something to walk about on Tybee Island!  It’s easy to enjoy the sun and the sand and the ocean, but did you know our little barrier island is vitally important to our overall marine ecology and environment?  Find just the right walk about tour for you and you’ll be amazed at how thrilling and interesting our little hamlet by the sea really is.

Join in for a Turtle Talk with our friends at Tybee Island Marine Science Center and tour their Coastal Gallery:

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Mini Mermaid Getaways To Tybee Island

Mini Mermaid Getaways to Tybee Island are the perfect answer when you need to relax and to have fun in the sun.  Summer is always busy, but we’ve added several new cottages to our collection and others have had recent makeovers.  Our vintage and historic cottages are perfect for weddings and vow renewals, Girls Getaways, Family Fun, Mancations, Couples Retreats, Solo Travelers and most of our cottages are pet friendly, too.  Plus, you’ll always save when you book direct with us and you’ll avoid those expensive booking fees charged by third party sites.  Whether you need 2 nights, 3 night, 4 nights or longer, we’re sure to have just what you need. Here are a few of our featured cottages we’d love you to consider for your summer vacations and getaways.

Atlantic 1 circa 1930

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This classic family beach house sits directly on the beach and the sand dunes! Guests love its incredible ocean views.  And, Atlantic 2 is located directly behind Atlantic 1, so this location is perfect for families and friends traveling together.  Rent both and enjoy being right on the beach!… read more

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Best Places To Stay On Tybee Island With Kids

The best places to stay on Tybee Island with kids can be found all through our collection of happy little houses by the sea. Some of your greatest memories will always be of your quality time spent with those you love. Mermaid Cottages can always help you select just the right cottage for your treasured vacations.

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Mermaid Cottages has a fine collection of vintage and historic cottages that are kid friendly…

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Pack Your Wags For Mermaid Cottages

Pack your wags for Mermaid Cottages.  It’s summertime and we’ve got pet friendly vacation dates open that are something to bark about!  Your stays in our pet friendly cottages help support our programs for pet rescue, pet adoptions, pet fosters, pet transports and for our service dog and guide dog programs.  And, our very reasonable pet fees are much cheaper than the costs to board your Furmaids!

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Make this the summer for the pet friendly getaways of your dreams!

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Mermaid Cottages Says Bingo Is The Name-o

Mermaid Cottages says Bingo is the name-o of it’s new Fall Family Special. We want you to come and play with us and shout out your Bingo wins.  From now through July 15, 2018, reserve cottages for your fall stays  of August 1-September 30, 2018.  For every new reservation we will buy you a Bingo card (& dauber!) for any Friday night of your choice.  You’ll enjoy 12 chances over 10 games to win over $1500 in prizes. Bingo is a great way to live like a local as there are two bars and it’s always kid-friendly.  It’s truly a fun adult or family outing at our local American Legion Post!

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Educators End Of Summer Special With Mermaid Cottages

The Mermaids of Tybee love to support educators, both active and retired by making it easier for you to come and enjoy Tybee Island!

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We want to give you a last hoorah before heading back to the classrooms in September, so we are … read more

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Mermaid Cottages Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

Mermaid Cottages celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week with a new discount that’ll move you all the way to the head of the class! The Mermaids already offer a 5% discount all year round to anyone in the Education profession and now we’re giving our Teachers a little extra credit for their hard work.

Mermaid Cottages Celebrates Teach Appreciation WeekIf you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.
-Chinese Proverb

To show our appreciation for the exceptional care Teachers give to their students every day, for a limited… read more

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Tour This Cozy Tybee Island Beach Cottage

Tour this cozy Tybee Island beach cottage called Fish Tales. Fish Tales is a ground-level cottage located on Jones Avenue and close to several other Mermaid Cottages, as well as just a few blocks from the beach.

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Fish Tales has been newly renovated and guests will enjoy the wonderful screened porch and back deck…. read more

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13 Pretty Porches of Tybee Island

Here are 13 pretty porches of Tybee Island.  Some sit up high for lots of people watching and others are ground level so you can stroll right in. Some extend the inside into the outside and they all are perfect for experiencing al fresco adventures all around our barrier island.

Eisenhower’s Retreat circa 1894

13 pretty porches of tybee island

This porch is screened in, huge and full of seating options. Catching ocean breezes is what it does best…. read more

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Eight Easy Last Minute Spring Break Getaways

Mermaid Cottages has eight easy last minute Spring Break getaways.  We’ve been waiting for Spring and now that’s it’s here we don’t want you to miss it.  We added several new cottages to our collection during the off season and many others now have wonderful new updates to their décor.  It’s always the right time for Tybee Time and we love last minute guests.

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