Six Reasons To Fall In Love With Tybee Island In October

Here are six reasons to fall in love with Tybee Island this October.  Mild, sunny days and even milder nights make for just the right time to explore our little barrier island.  You’ll enjoy less traffic, fewer crowds and plenty to see and to eat and to do around here.  Plan a Momcation, a Sistercation, or gather up the old gang for a stay in one of our vintage or historic cottages for a Big Chill high school or college reunion.  A lot can be said for solo getaways, too, especially when you pack your wags for a much needed Wellcation to just unplug with your dog.

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Mommas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up Without Tybee Island

Mommas, don’t let your babies grow up without Tybee Island and Mermaid Cottages. Children learn from doing and they learn from observing what you do.  Take the time to model for your children that it’s beneficial to take time off from work and routine and to discover and explore new adventures.

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In fact, psychologists suggest mothers take breaks by going on mom-cations. For the best results, psychologists say moms should take off for at least two days.  Now, we know everyone Mom could benefit from time away from everyday life, but it’s not always possible.  So, whether you’re planning for a Mom-cation or a family fun getaway with the children, we’ve got everything you need to unplug…. read more

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Seven Tybee Island Porches That Rock

Here are seven Tybee Island porches that rock. Whether you’re looking for an end-of-summer getaway or a place to Fall in love with Tybee Island, it’s always a great time to visit.  Everyone loves the beach and the ocean, but some love to come and just slow things down a bit.

We call it Tybee Time.

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Porch sitting is definitely a Southern tradition and a great rocking chair is all that’s needed to get into a rhythm.

Atlantic 1 circa 1930

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This classic family beach house sits directly on the beach and the sand dunes.  You’ll enjoy incredible ocean views, glorious sunrises and sunsets and delightful ocean breezes. As a bonus, Atlantic 2 is located directly behind this beach house, so it’s the perfect location for families and friends traveling together.  You’re welcome to rent both!

It’s called Tybee Time…

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Mermaid Cottages Gives Educators High Marks And A Discount

Mermaid Cottages gives Educators high marks and a discount to celebrate the end of summer and the start of another wonderful school year.  We’d like you to move to the head of the class with as many extra credit beach trips as you’d like!

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

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South Carolina Educators Merit New Discounts With Mermaid Cottages

South Carolina Educators merit new discounts with Mermaid Cottages and it’s time to celebrate before you head back to school. The Mermaids of Tybee Island love to support educators, both active and retired, by making it easier for you to come and enjoy our happy little houses by the sea. We appreciate our neighbors to the north and we want to give you a last hoorah before heading back to the classrooms in September.

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We are doubling our Educator’s Discount August 5th to August 30th. A 10% summer discount is yours!

All I want is an education, and I am afraid of no one. Malala Yousafzai

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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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