Tybee Restaurant Week is coming right up January 16-25! You already love Tybee’s fun and quirky beaches and town and this is the best week to learn about our incredible culinary adventures. Each participating restaurant will offer three course, prix fixe dinner menus for only $25 per person (not including tax and gratuity). Tybee restaurants offer a diverse range of island fare, so be sure to eat well and eat often. The selection of restaurants and menus is so fabulous you’ll need just the right cottage to rest up in between courses. Just take a look at this buffet of cottage charm and coastal calm.
New cottages are joining our collection and the Mermaids are excited to share them with you. Today, we ‘d like to introduce Eisenhower’s Retreat circa 1894 in Tybee Island.
This nostalgic Tybee beach house has been carefully restored with the goal of satisfying a need for stability and permanence. Located only a few steps from the serenity of the Atlantic Ocean, the timeless elegance, simplicity and warmth of our home will create lifelong memories for your family for many years.
Built in 1896 for James Montgomery Dixon, Eisenhower’s Retreat circa 1894 is listed on the list of National Historic Houses by the Department of the Interior (Property ID 11186). The home is part of a row of summer cottages that make up the Historic Tybee Strand District which developed as a result of the construction of the Savannah-Tybee Railroad in 1887 and the construction of Hotel Tybee on the south end of the island in 1891. Dixon Station, a flag stop of the Central of Georgia Railroad, was located on the corner of Butler Avenue and 13th Street, was … read more
Mary Kay Andrews and Mr. MKA have been busy making beautiful upgrades to their cottage collection. We’re so thrilled with all the new goodies we call them Ebbtide-ings of great joy!
We love to feature local artists in our homes. Two of our favorites BellamyBellamy Murphy Murphy. And Jill Ferree. Jill can be found on Facebook under Jill Ferree artist. Bellamy under her website. These are some examples of their art