How ’bout a Tybee Christmas with Mary Kay Andrews by candlelight? Our favorite author’s Breeze Inn Cottage circa 1942 is available December 19-25 and it’s all gussied up for the holidays. MKA herself has hung the tinsel and set the colored lights to shining and she’s even having a wonderful holiday giveaway with some of her other writer friends to help make your spirits bright!
It’s Christmas on the coast and Mermaid Cottages has great tips for shopping Tybee’s winter wonderland. From quirky to fun and everything under the sun, you can get it here. From the time you cross the bridge, you’ll spot shops and stores and boutiques and galleries and signs pointing you to all of our treasures. Just make sure you bring your biggest hauler and we can also connect you with lots of ways to ship your cache back home!
Make sure you’re fueled up and ready to shop from north to south. Don’t forget to purchase your Sunrise Restaurant Gift Cards for Christmas. They make the perfect stocking stuffers for the Breakfast-lover in your family.
The buffet is wonderful and we can tell you they have the most incredible corned beef hash. You just simply have to try it!… read more
We believe everyone has been really good this year, so be sure to celebrate with Tybee Island’s best stocking stuffers! Some things on our list are too huge to wrap and that’s why gift certificates fit just right. Take a look at what’s hot for Christmas and then come on down, enjoy a winter getaway and shop, shop, shop.
“Cheryl and Griffith Day, authors of the New York Times bestselling Back in the Day Bakery Cookbook, are back with more recipes to make with love. Who needs store-bought when baking things at home is so gratifying? In this follow-up to their smash-hit first book, the Days share ways to lovingly craft not only desserts, but also breakfast pastries, breads, pizza, and condiments.
The book features more than 100 new recipes, including some of the bakery’s most requested treats, such as Star Brownies and the Cakette Party Cake, as well as savories like Chive Parmigiano-Reggiano Popovers and Rosemary Focaccia. Cheryl and Griff share their baking techniques and also show readers how to put together whimsical decorations, like a … read more
Pile your Christmas presents under the fruit trees and make your holiday season the most memorable ever. Memories at the Beach circa 1950 is a fully renovated cottage that faces East and is hidden behind a canopy of grapefruit , orange, fig and lime trees.
This mid-century, all-electric home has been restored using the “reduce, reuse and recyle” concepts. The owners were as green as possible, as evidenced by the Energy Star high efficiency washer, dryer, refrigerator and the bamboo blinds.
All the rooms have ceiling fans to circulate the air inside and all light bulbs are CFL…. read more
It’s Saturday, November 29th, and that means it’s time to Shop Small for The Best Times Of Your Life! Mermaid Cottages has always been a huge supporter of Shop Small events and for the first time ever we’re having our own Shop Small promotion!
For The Best Times Of Your Life, make your new reservations between the hours of 12:01 a.m. through 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, November 30th. The dates of your stays may be for any cottage any time of the year between December 1, 2014 through December 1, 2015 (Some minimum stay requirements may apply, including a 7 night minimum for new reservations booked from Memorial Day through Labor Day). You may make your reservations online at http://mermaidcottages.com or by calling 912.313.0784 and by using our special code SMALLBIZ.
You really will enjoy The Best Times Of Your Life and here’s what your special includes:
- 15% off the regular nightly rental price.
- Welcome Basket of Tybee Island and Mermaid Cottages Goodies for each new reservation.
- Your choice of two complementary bike rentals for the length of your stay or a Little Tybee Unplugged Nature Tour with Sundial Charters or a Tide-n-Seek Tybee Beach Ecology Trip with Dr. Joe Richardson.
- Your own personal Mermaid Concierge to arrange for everything you need and to help you “live like a local”.
So, start booking for The Times Of Your Life! Let’s see, there’s Christmas, New Year’s, Tybee Critz Run Fest, Mardi Gras, Valentine’s Day, Tybee Wine Festival, Beach Bum Weekend, Spring Break, July 4th, Labor Day, Pirate Fest, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, girls getaways, fishing expeditions, and the best times of your life to celebrate!
Shop Small for The Best Times Of Your Life. Mermaid Cottages invites you to enjoy our cottage charm and our coastal calm all year round. For the next 12 hours, you can make your new reservations with huge savings and loads of perks, too!
Oh, the stars you’ll see in Tybee Island. Star light. Star bright. Sea Stars circa 1932.
Sea Stars Cottage is our most recent addition to our historic Tybee cottages collection. We love the original heart pine wood on the walls and floors.
We adore the large wrap around porch with eight rocking chairs. Sometimes, we go over and sit in each one and dream.
You’ll love that it’s located along the breath taking south end of Tybee Island. Imagine lazy days of strolling the one block to the beach and the two blocks to “downtown Tybee”.
Mermaid Cottages loves you even more for 50% less when you book your stays Sunday through Thursday for the holidays! That’s right! We’re in a holiday mood and we’re spreading the cheer. Mermaid Cottages is delighted to offer our best price ever. Take 50% off the rental price Sunday thru Thursday nights from now through February 26, 2015 and you can enjoy our cottage charm and coastal calm during the quiet winter months. Many homes are pet friendly and all offer complimentary WI-FI. This offer applies to new reservations only and cannot be combined with other Mermaid Cottages’ discounts. Redeem this great offer using promo code WINTER on MermaidCottages.com.
Just look at some of your favorite cottages that are available right now!
Orange you glad Mermaid Cottages have full kitchens? The holidays are upon us and that means cookin’ up a storm for your family and friends. We invite you to gather everyone on neutral grounds this year and to host your holiday celebrations at the beach. Our kitchens are fully stocked and can handle everything from simple sweetheart meals to full family throw down feasts. We can even help connect you with the finest chefs and cooks on Tybee, so everyone can just think you whipped it all up!
It’s time to follow your impulse to head for the beach for last minute Tybee Island Getaways with Mermaid Cottages!
It’s Fall, but our cottage charm and coastal calm never goes out of season and any time of year is a great time to head for the beach. This weekend, we’re getting outside to enjoy the Tybee Island City Wide Yard Sale Hosted by Tybee Post Theater and Founding Partner Fish Art Gallery. More than two dozen homes and businesses will stage yard sales across the island with proceeds to go toward the restoration of the Theater into a community performing arts and movie venue. Proceeds from many of the sales benefit the non-profit community on Tybee, as well. Maps identifying all the sale locations are available at the Tybee Visitors Center, the Fish Art Gallery and the Tybee Post Theater. We’re also going to show our duck-a-tude at the Lucky Ducky Derby in Memorial Park. We need you here to enjoy ducky races, kids games, music, fun, food, dancing and a silent auction to raise … read more
White is always in style in Tybee Island and that goes for any time of year. Even after Labor Day, our crisp, cool white cottages bring the sunshine in. Let’s take a look at the casas blanca in our collection, as they go from cute and cozy to Wow!