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Month: December 2020

live oaks cottage

Introducing Live Oaks Cottage

Introducing Live Oaks Cottage just in time for your winter getaways to Tybee Island! The mermaids are super excited to announce our newest Mermaid Cottage! Live Oaks Cottage is a beautiful newly renovated classic ground level Tybee Island cottage.

Live Oaks

It’s just two blocks from the beach and steps away from Memorial Park with tennis, a playground, volleyball, basketball, and more. Live Oaks Cottage offers guest-favorite features including metal roofing, an outdoor shower and the number one favorite feature: a roomy screened porch! …

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3 Mermaid Cottages For New Year’s Resolutions

We have three Mermaid Cottages for New Year’s resolutions. 2020 has been a year of challenges, changes, hurdles and isolation. 2021 brings hopes of new beginnings, new resolutions and new life. Start your new year someplace magical. Get started on the changes you want in your life from these happy little cottages near the sea. They’re very special and waiting just for you.

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4
Coastal JoyThis bright and cheerful cottage is full of fun! Coastal Joy is a second story duplex on the south end of Tybee Island. It’s close to the beach and completely newly renovated with lots of color and personality! The future looks very cheerful and joyful from here.

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 8

mermaid cottages for new year'sThis quiet, relaxing and peaceful home is located on Horsepen Creek. The universe is prepared to receive your New Year’s Resolutions from your own private dock. This charming cottage is a ground level marsh home making it ideal for older visitors and families. Our guests love that it’s only one block from A-J’s Dockside Restaurant and only six short blocks to the beach!

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 5

mermaid cottages for new year'sDon’t you hope the new year is as bright and cheerful as this dreamy beach cottage. This is another much desired ground level cottage with a lovely screened porch. Enjoy the fresh beach air with an easy three block stroll to the beach through Memorial Park. It includes Tybee’s favorite children’s playground. Start your new year and your resolutions right here!

mermaid cottages for new years

Mermaid Cottages wants to help you get your best start for a very happy New Year. Create your reservation directly on our website and receive a 5% discount all year round and with no expiration date or black out dates.  To receive your 5% discount, all you have to do is to enter our promotion code of DIRECT when you create your online reservation. Start with these  Mermaid Cottages for New Year’s! 

Your safety and protection are always first and foremost on our Mermaid List of priorities.  Our brand standards include contactless check-in and check-out and enhanced cleaning above and beyond our normal cleaning protocols. 

Mermaid Lacy celebrates a Tybee Island Christmas

11 Mermaid Cottages To Experience The Magic Of Christmas

Here are 11 Mermaid Cottages to experience the magic of Christmas on Tybee Island. What gets us through the challenges, the stress, the misfortunes, and the not so good times? The belief that bad times are temporary and that we all have so much for which to be grateful. Sometimes, you even have to leave home to feel more at home.  Our happy little houses by the sea want to welcome you.  Each one has it’s own soul and the ability to welcome you home and to give you the hugs you need.  Soon, they’ll be among your favorite Mermaid Cottages to experience. They’re easy for Santa to find, too!

A Little Salty

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4 Pets: Cats, Dogs

Mermaid Cottages to celebrate Christmas

This adorable, completely redecorated beach cottage features a fully equipped kitchen/dining area and a glorious wraparound screened porch. Pack your wags! A Little Salty Cottage is pet-friendly.
Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 6
the kitchen at AfterDune Delight
Who’s coming for Christmas? This cottage is perfect for family vacations, girlfriends getaways, guys fishing trips and anything in-between! There’s lots of room to spread out and stay safe.
Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 8
Mermaid Cottages to experience Christmas
Celebrate a very Merry Christmas with this spacious, kitchen which is fully equipped to prepare beach snacks or a full coastal feast. Enjoy holidays meals in the cozy dining room or enjoy dining al fresco out on the deck. The glass patio doors open onto a wonderful, spacious deck that offers a great outdoor space to maximize your options for enjoying your time with us on Tybee.
Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 6 Pets: Cats, Dogs
This value-priced home sits directly on the Marsh and is on family friendly Lewis Avenue. Our pet guests love the fenced yard. It has a large grassy area for playing and relaxing with seating and a charcoal grill. The outdoor patio seating is ideal for bird watching over the marsh.

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 8
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This little color box is so bright and cheerful you know you’re at the beach when you’re staying here! The private hot and cold running outdoor shower is surrounded by jasmine and when it flowers the smell is just amazing.
Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Sleeps: 8
the skywalk at Marigold Cottage
Marigold offers lots of amenities for our guests, including a screened porch, a pergola, an outside covered eating area, a fenced in yard, and a roof deck with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. Guests will enjoy everything you can think of for a perfect beach vacation whether it’s a Christmas family vacation, a girlfriends beach getaway, a guys fishing expedition, a work retreat or even a couples’ romantic weekend!
Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Sleeps: 10 Pets: Cats, Dogs
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This cottage checks off everything on your Christmas Wish List. There are no steps, three big flat-screen TVs, and free wireless internet. There’s a six-person hot tub, a Tiki bar, six free bikes, a patio with charcoal grills and tables for outdoor cooking and dining. Add in fenced front and back yards, grassy areas for badminton, bumper pool, and golf putting green. It’s also pet-friendly, so bring your Furmaids, too!
Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4
Old Love Cottage kitchen
How about an intimate cottage Christmas that’s the perfect romantic getaway for a couple, a girls retreat or an adult vacation. The colors and décor are adorable and bright and really make this cottage the perfect place to enjoy some time at the beach!
Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 8
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This ground level cottage has plenty of space to gather together, yet have alone time for those who wish for it. Come enjoy fishing, crabbing, wildlife and relaxing on your own private dock. This cottage is also located on one of Tybee’s best roads to ride bikes.
Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Sleeps: 6
Christmas at The Sail Loft
The Sail Loft offers guests a great location on a quiet street in the middle of the island along Tybee’s bike trail. There’s beach access at 9th or 10th Street – a very short 8 minute walk from driveway to toes in the sand!
Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 7 Pets: Dogs
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Enjoy the original 1945 pine floors throughout this Christmas cottage. They give the entire cottage a cozy glow. The living room/dining room/galley kitchen is all one large room so you can cook dinner while being part of the entire group. The sun room in the front of the home gives you another great area to relax and enjoy.
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Best of all, the Mermaids want you to come. These are Mermaid Cottages to experience for the holidays, winter, spring, summer and fall. Let us prepare our homes for your special Christmas so all you have to do is feel the love and to share the love with those you choose to invite.  It works well for those who want to come and be alone, too. Let’s all have a very special holiday season.  There’s so much good to share and to look forward to in the new year.
Reserve your favorite cottage on our website or with our very helpful Mermaid Elves. Santa will know just where to find you!

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5 Spots For A Pet Friendly Tybee Island Christmas

Here are five spots for a pet-friendly Tybee Island Christmas. Mermaid Cottages is always happy to welcome pet guests and their well-behaved humans and Christmas is no exception. It’s a pawsitively wonderful time to enjoy Tybee’s quirky, laid back vibe and we’re sure you’ll move a few slots up Sant’s Nice List when you include your furmaids in all of your family fun.  Let’s take a look at your choices of pet-friendly cottages.

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4 Pets: Cats, Dogs

pet-friendly A Little Salty

A Little Salty is an adorable, pet-friendly cottage that’s brimming with beach charm! The wraparound screened porch with seating is really something to bark about. This great location is close to the Back River Beaches, Alley 3 Kayak Launch and AJ’s Dockside restaurant.

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 6 Pets: Cats, Dogs

Crabby Pirate circa 1970

This value-priced cottage is located directly on the marsh. Visiting Fidos love the bright, beachy décor. The great marsh views, fenced-in yard and outdoor seating makes for lots of terrific bird watching. It’s just a 15 minute walk to the First Street beach and it’s located in a quiet, residential neighborhood!

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 6 Pets: Cats, Dogs

pet-friendly Maddie's on Jones circa 1940

This charming and cozy, pet-friendly cottage is also a very family-friendly cottage that’s a short four blocks from the beach. It’s filled with decor and details that represent the history of Tybee Island and of the Chu family. Its best pup-perks? There’s an outdoor shower and a great outdoor area surrounded by live oaks and palms!

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Sleeps: 10 Pets: Cats, Dogs

pet-friendly My Tybee Queen circa 1968

Woof! This spacious, pet-friendly cottage sleeps 10 and comes with lots of fun amenities. It’s the perfect cottage for your family or a large group of friends. You’ll roll over for the hot tub, the large TVs, an outdoor patio and shower, and Granny’s Game Room!

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 7 Pets: Dogs

Tybee Daze Cottage circa 1945

This 1940’s vintage cottage is located on a quiet street that’s only five blocks to the beach. It’s full of original art by the owner. It’s located close to the Back River Beach, the fishing pier and the Alley 3 Kayak area. We won’t have to hound you to fall in love with this pet-friendly cottage.

Create your reservation directly on our website and receive a 5% discount all year round and with no expiration date or black out dates.

pet friendly Tybee Island

With these five spots for a pet-friendly Tybee Island Christmas you’ll be as merry as any dog with a bone.  Mermaid Cottages’ enhanced cleaning and relaxed cancellation protocols are just as pup-tastic. Create your pet-friendly cottage reservation directly on our website and receive a 5% discount all year round and with no expiration date or black out dates.  To receive your 5% discount, all you have to do is to enter our promotion code of DIRECT! Merry Christmas!


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Check All The Boxes With Mermaid Cottages

Check all the boxes with Mermaid Cottages Vacation Rentals. Our Mermaids look forward to welcoming guests to beautiful and historic Tybee Island. We want you to know we are doing our part to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community and workplace. To ensure your safety while visiting our island, please review the precautions we are taking to keep everyone safe.

check all the boxes with Mermaid Cottages

Our homes are being sanitized in accordance with CDC guidelines and regulations put forth by the state of …