Cozy Cottages & Happy Homes

Cottage Charm, Coastal Calm

February 2020

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How Many Smiles Are There In A Tybee Island Vacation?

How many smiles are there in a Tybee Island Vacation?  We’re not sure there’s a limit and we’re up to the task of counting the ways we know.  Come along on this multi part journey and feel free to share your smiles, too.  We may never be able to count them all, but we’re going to give it our best.

Pack up your troubles in your old kit bag and smile, smile, smile.

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Tybee Island is often referred to as a throwback to simpler times and the journey starts in your mind. Science tells us it’s important to take vacations and to use all that stored up paid time off. Cast off the stress of everyday life and let the lightness of your every day being shine through. …

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Book Direct And Save With Mermaid Cottages

Always book direct with Mermaid Cottages Vacation Rentals and avoid those pesky fees charged by third party sites. Online Travel Sites like VRBO, Airbnb, Home Away, and others may add up to 20% more just for using their online services. When you book direct  on our Mermaid Cottages website you’ll always get the best possible rates, access to our Special Offers, the most up to date information on our full collection of happy cottages and our coastal charm. If you need assistance you can also speak directly with our Mermaid-On-Duty at 912.704.4618, as well.

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Here are more handy booking tips when you book direct:

  • When guests book on large vacation rental websites like Airbnb,, and TripAdvisor, they are paying substantial fees to use these sites.
  • Many of our best homes are not listed on these third-party websites.
  • Our happy and experienced Vacation Planners know the properties and the area better than anyone and can better match guests to homes and help plan better vacation experiences.
  • Our guests find out about special offers that cannot be found on the big websites.
  • Our Vacation Planners can better help our guests optimize dates and budgets to fit their needs.
  • Guests with special needs and requests can work directly with our Vacation Planners in a much more personalized way to guarantee an amazing vacation for their family or group.

mermaid cottages book direct

We want you to be our guests for life and not for just one visit. We’re invested in our local brand and we take great pride in what makes each cottage and Tybee Island unique. It’s our pleasure to let our guests know that there are many advantages to bypassing third-party channels and booking directly with Mermaid Cottages Vacation Rentals. Look for our hash tag #BookDirect across our social media platforms and enjoy booking your next vacation, getaway or celebration right on our website or with our Vacation Planners!