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Old Love Cottage circa 1921

The perfect petite beach cottage! Exactly 99 1/2 steps to the beach with your beach path just outside the cottage picket fence. A true original cottage!



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Magnolia Cottage

Raised Tybee Beach Cottage! Spacious, open living & dining area! 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths! Flat screenTVs in every bedroom! Working Fireplace & Outdoor shower! Dog-Friendly with Fenced Yard!


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Bluwater Gal’s Getaway on Tybee Island

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Bluwater Gal & Guy on Tybee Island

Bluwater Gal Vacations on Tybee Island with Mermaid Cottages

“Bluwater Gal”, newly retired and adventure seeking blogger,  and her other half whom she calls “Bluwater Guy” visited Tybee Island for a New Year’s Getaway.  They decided to stay in a vacation rental versus a hotel and knew Mermaid Cottages was the place for them as soon as she saw the website! Although she once lived in Savannah as a child, it had been many years since seeing Tybee.

“There was so much to do. We got to stay and play on Tybee, but we also got Savannah for free!”

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Blues Away circa 1955

Just remodeled throughout by the super Jane Coslick! Large fenced-in backyard is ideal for kids. Screened porch & outdoor shower!


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Make It A Mermaids’ New Year and Add A Free Night!

Working on your New Year’s resolutions?  Well, add one more item to your list.  Make it a Mermaid’s New Year and add a free night to your stay!  Book two nights at any available cottage and add a third night at no extra charge. Some of your favorite Mermaid Cottages are available, so add us to your list of resolutions and get your free night, too!

New Year's party at Fannies on the Beach

Bluebird Cottage and Nest circa 1900  Crabby Jo’s circa 1930

Inlet Seaclusion Jensen Cottage circa 1920

Key Lime Parrot circa 1936  Livin’ the Dream circa 1946

Rose’s Folie circa 1936  The Shrimp circa 1962

Tybee Tides circa 1930

New Year's at Huc A Poos

We’re still enjoying Tybee For The Holidays and y’all know we love to dress up and party down!  Make it a Mermaids’ New Year and add a free night!  Mermaid Denise is on duty and waiting to take your calls at 912 655 6525 and to answer your emails at!

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Inlet Seaclusion

Elegant yet affordable dog-friendly raised Tybee cottage on south end near Back River! Widow’s Walk gives you one of the best vantage points on the island to enjoy Tybee’s gorgeous sunsets! Steps to a quiet, beautiful part of the beach! Bring your camera!


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Blue Star Cottage

Fully renovated 1960’s cottage! 4 blocks from the beach, sits between Mimosa and Blues Away Cottages- ideal for several families to gather. Free WiFi & High speed internet.


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Reintroducing Blue Star Cottage

What would the holidays be without wonderful gifts that make the season bright!  We’re reintroducing Blue Star Cottage as it rejoins the Mermaid Cottages Collection and it’s just in time for Tybee For The Holidays, too.

Blue Star Cottage

The owner has traveled the world while working for Delta Air Lines and she has filled her cottage with treasures from her many trips. The owner has been on a true labor of love with decorating this cottage!  She is also a master “junker” and our lucky guests staying here will have fun with all her finds! … read more

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Them’s Piratin’ Words

Watch what ye be sayin’ ’cause come nigh soon you’ll be sayin’ them’s piratin’ words!

Pirate Fest

Tybee Island’s Pirate Fest is the best way to spend your Columbus Day weekend, so from October 10-13 be ready to talk pirate like the rest of us!

Pirate Fest

Growl–and scowl–often. Pirates don’t use a cultured, elegant, smooth vocalization. They growl, mutter, and scowl, all the better t’ rattle yer timbers an’ chill ye to th’ bone…. read more

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Five Great Ways To Enjoy Your August Getaway

It may be time for some to get back to school, but that just means you’ve got five great ways to enjoy your August Getaway!  It also means less crowds and lots more space for you to just spread out and enjoy your time at the beach.

Cottage on the Green

Sunday, August 11th, toss a beanbag for a good cause at the Salt2Sand Cornhole Tournament benefitting Surfers For Autism.  There’ll be a Silent Auction and music by Domino Effect, Kota Mundi, and The Trains Wrecks…. read more

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