Tybee Island gives you Sandy Toes and that’s a good thing! There are plenty of life’s stresses that give you gray hairs, crows feet, acid reflux and way too many frowns, so we’re always looking out for the good things that will make your heart sing. The owners at our Sandy Toes Cottage have made some very cute updates and photographer Wen McNally has framed them up very nicely for us to share. Kick off those clodhoppers, dig your toes in some sand and start thinking about your next visit to this cute, pet friendly cottage!
Sandy Toes is an adorable, bright and cheerful single-story cottage that’s located mid-island and about four blocks from the beach. It’s conveniently within walking distance to Tybee’s Memorial Park where you’ll enjoy tennis, volleyball and basketball courts, BBQ grills, picnic tables and a great playground.
You’ll enjoy its open, spacious living area with a flat screen TV…. read more
Join the EVP Beach Bum Week Pro Beach Volleyball Tour for its annual stop in Tybee Island. There’ll be lots of serves, lobs, spikes and sand kicked around, but there’ll be no bullies, here. These volleyball pros are the best on the beach and this action packed event is a must see for athletes and spectators.
The EVP® Beach Volleyball Tour’s primary aim is to support beach volleyball events that engage families, fans, athletes, students, communities and sponsors in a great day at the beach. At each event, spectators will not only see elite athletes compete on the sand for top honors, they also have the chance to interact with the pros by participating in contests and promotions at hosting venues. EVP® Tour events channel local resources and draw all participants together, benefiting the entire community. Pro Teams who finish 1st in these event are awarded travel packages to compete in the EVP® World Finals of Beach Volleyball… EVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour
Are you looking for Mermaid Cottages? Well, now there’s an app for that! We are so excited to introduce our NEW Mermaid CottagesAPP! You can download this and be connected to everything Mermaid during your visit and know everything about your stay. You’ll find helpful information to get you to your home away from home and around Tybee and Savannah. Please download today @ your mobile device’s app store. Just search for “Mermaid Cottages”!
And, you can also enjoy our Mermaid Sightings, Mermaid Tales and lots of Tybee fun on our blog and in our newsletters.
So, when you’re looking for Mermaid Cottages you can find everything you’ll need right on our app. How’s that for making it easier and more convenient for you to experience our cottage charm and coastal calm!
Yes, there’s still room for you during Tybee Wine Festival! Tybee Wine Festival is April 22-26 and right now Mermaid Cottages has nine cottages available. Just don’t wait too long because the wine festival is growing bigger and more exclusive every year and these cottages will fill up fast. Whether you can only come for a couple of days or you’d like to make this be the week to really enjoy the beach, our Mermaids can help you select just the right cottage for you!
A Celebration of Earth and Vine Wednesday, April 22 ~ 6-9pm
Screened Inn circa 1929 is located in the quiet, historic Officer’s Row section of North Beach, Ft. Screven. Decorated by Layla and Kevin Palmer of The Lettered Cottage.
A Celebration of Earth & Vine pays homage to the 45th anniversary of Earth Day with an elegant four-course wine dinner … read more
We can’t get away from Winter fast enough, so sound out your May Day! It’s Tybee Time! Let’s face it. A trip to the beach is wonderful any time of year and for any reason, so there doesn’t have to be any particular time for you to enjoy our island. Fortunately, Tybee Island always has something wonderful going on and it’s helpful to know about upcoming events so you can move things around to be here when you see something you like. For instance, May is filling up already, but here are some great events you’ll want to consider when planning your next getaway.
May 1, 2 and 3, 2015 is when LGBT travelers will show their pride on Tybee with a series of events including a Parade, a White Party, T-Dance, Beach Sweep and Sunday Brunch. Everyone is welcome as this event gets bigger and better each year!
You picked a Wine Time to Tybee because our Tybee Wine Festival is bigger and better in every way this year! April 22-26 will be the perfect time to enjoy your favorite vintage wines and the comfort of some of your favorite Mermaid Cottages. The Tybee Wine Festival is one of the Tybee Post Theater’s major fundraising events. You’ll be toasting the best of Tybee via five fun and unique wine and food experiences.
A Celebration of Earth and Vine Wednesday, April 22 ~ 6-9pm
Flips Flop House is a restored Tybee beach cottage with two awesome porches to enjoy! Located in the quiet Back River district of the island!
Celebrate the 45th anniversary of Earth Day with an elegant four-course wine dinner. Each of the dishes and the accompanying wines will be inspired by Earth Day and presented personally by each of the hosting chefs. A wine-tasting … read more
It’s finally here and so are lots of Spring Fun with Tybee Island. What are y’all doing way over there? Just look at what you could be doing this weekend. We’ve still got a few cottages available, so take a plane, take a train or enjoy a one tank trip to our beautiful Georgia coast. Our cottage charm and coastal calm invites you to shuck those coats and clod hoppers. It’s swimsuits and flip flops time!
Tea at Mrs. Davenport’s
Davenport House Museum, 324 E. State Street, 31401
Thursday and Fridays in March 2015 PROGRAM DATES AND TIMES: March 20 and 26 at 4:15 p.m. Reservations recommended. Limited attendance. LENGTH OF PROGRAM: 60 to 75 minutes Learn about tea traditions and experience an early 19th century tea in the historic atmosphere of the Davenport House Museum. Patrons will tour areas of the historic home where tea service took place and will participate in an afternoon tea with costumed interpreters. The performance requires that guests be able to walk up and down stairs.
FareWhale Festival Hosted by Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary
Come out and celebrate the end of the calving season for the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale as they leave our coastal waters and make their way north off the coast of New England near Stellwagen National Marine Sanctuary. Experience the trials and tribulations these whales encounter in our right whale obstacle course. Learn more about whales from experts and educators in the field. Enjoy live music and artwork from local artists. Partake in a guided beach walk on the shores of Tybee. Help keep Tybee beautiful by volunteering for a beach cleanup held from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
The Beaches and Creeks of Ossabaw
Fort McAlistar Marina
Admission: $75 per person 5-6 people limit
Motoring past an historic Civil War fort and winding between lush walls of bright green marsh grass, this tour combines natural and human history of coastal salt marsh with the wild beauty of Ossabaw Island. You’ll meander through narrow tidal creeks watching for dolphin, birds, and others that feed off the lushness of our marshes. Stepping ashore you’ll have time for a relaxing stroll of this wild and seldom-visited beach, where you can beachcomb and enjoy the picnic lunch binoculars and bottled water; we provide a cooler and ice for your lunches and water.
Welcome to Magnolia Cottage on beautiful and historic Tybee Island, GA. This gorgeous, dog friendly cottage comes with a fenced-in yard, a working fireplace and an outdoor shower with hot and cold water. It has a cozy screened porch with plenty of porch seating that includes rocking chairs for lazy days, enjoying a good book or a cup of Mermaid Morning Bliss coffee. There are even complimentary Beach Bum Dog Biscuits for your furry family members.
Step inside and check out the working fireplace and awesome flat screen TV above the fireplace. The living room … read more