Feel at home in Canty’s Cottage circa 1957 and enjoy your Tybee Time! Let’s face it. Many times vacation rentals can be cookie cutter, as well as kitschy, and not in a good way. You always know your beach getaway is going to be something special when you instantly feel the soul of a vintage cottage as you walk in the door. Your feeling of comfort and home continues to grow during your visit as your cottage reveals itself a little at a time. The beauty is in the details, the thoughtfulness of the owner and of those who help care for it. Such is the case with Canty’s.
Canty’s Cottage is a classic mid-century modern island home that Mary Elizabeth Canty and her family have enjoyed with family and friends since her childhood. Built in the 1950’s and completely restored, you’ll feel the love and comfort in the many thoughtful details and décor. This tiny house shows you how… read more
A new bath makes a big splash on Tybee Island and we want you to come see it! The off season may be when fewer people are enjoying beach getaways, but it’s definitely the time when our cottages all get deep cleans and new updates. If you’ve ever been on a Girls Getaway, a family beach trip or had a Big Chill weekend with friends, you know it can be a real challenge to get everyone ready and out the door for meals and nights on the town. So, if there’s ever an update that guests really appreciate, it’s a new bath.
Sea Stars Cottage circa 1932 now has five bedrooms and 3.5 baths and everyone is very happy! It’s an original, Tybee raised cottage with lots of beautiful vintage details and we’d love to share them… read more
Skipjack Cottage will bring back childhood memories of visiting a favorite family beach house! It’s the perfect beach retreat for nostalgia lovers and for lovers of all things vintage. This vintage, circa 1929 raised, southern-style beach house offers everything you can think of for an unforgettable beach vacation!
This historic beach house features original wood paneling and wood ceilings, hardwood floors and … read more
Seafoam Shanty Cottage circa 1940 is new to the Mermaid Cottages collection for Spring/Summer 2017! It will only be available for a limited time, so don’t miss your opportunity to stay at this great cottage! Pet Friendly with screened porch and outdoor dining area.
It’s a love thing on Tybee Island. February is here and that’s when the love darts start flying all over. Kissy faces and goo-goo eyes fit right in with barefoot beach strolls and hand holding with the one you love. Here are 15 ways Valentine’s Day is even more special when you celebrate it here in a happy little house by the sea.
Introducing Seawinns Cottage to the Mermaid Cottages collection. New for Fall 2016, we are delighted to offer to our guests this wonderful new cottage!
Seawinns Cottage is a two bedroom cottage located very conveniently on Second Avenue across from one of our other favorite cottages, Sea Largo. This location is great for multiple families who want to stay close by each other.
This cottage has been completely re-styled to be beachy, cozy and adorable…. read more
Pet-Friendly cottage conveniently located on 2nd Avenue. 2 Bedrooms each with 2 queen beds, 1 Full Bath and 1 Indoor Beach Shower. Comfy, cozy living area, bright, sunny beach kitchen and great outdoor patio with seating and grill!
Y’all come get schooled on our Tybee Cool. It’s that time of year when everyone starts thinking about reading, riding and arithmetic. Mermaid Cottages says there’s time for that later and right now is the perfect time to be thinking about reefing, riding and other Tybee Island tips! We’ve got recreation you can… read more
When you need Spa Days and Ah Days with Mermaid Cottages, we’d love to suggest a few tips on where to enjoy the best showers on Tybee Island! Yes, our cottage charm and coastal calm extend to our showers and baths, so be sure to set aside plenty of time to indulge yourself during your stay. Just take a look at some of our rain heads and spa jets that are waiting for you.
It’s an Ah Day when you book your stay at Madelyn’s on the Marsh circa 1940. This pet friendly and value-priced family cottage is located on the marsh. Just imagine how you’ll enjoy amazing sunrises and sunsets and bird watching from here. What? Doesn’t everyone have a polka dot shower?
Blue Heron circa 1940
Who’s ready for a Spa Day? Blue Heron is a restored 1940’s beach cottage with all the cottage charm imaginable! It has high ceilings, hardwood floors and a luxury master bath shower you must experience to appreciate! There’s a fully fenced yard for pets and a large screened porch where you’ll want to sit and … read more