Cozy Cottages & Happy Homes

Cottage Charm, Coastal Calm

old love's beach house bedroom

9 Cottages With Tybee Island’s Coastal Calm

Nine cottages with Tybee Island’s coastal calm are celebrated within the Mermaid Cottages Vacation Rentals collection of charming cottages. They’re historic and vintage, intimate and glorious, pampered and treasured and each has its own soul to be cherished. Fall and winter are wonderful times to just snuggle in and experience these vestiges of simpler times. Which one is best for you? You’ll know it when you see it.

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 6
afterdune delight

Fully restored cottage; fresh and sparkling, this bright, clean, cozy space is the perfect place to relax and unplug…get away from it all and just hang out or…use it as your home base as you explore and enjoy all the food and fun Tybee has to offer! …

13 Tybee Island Kitchens For Your Thanksgiving Feasts

Mermaid Cottages invites you to experience these 13 Tybee Island kitchens for your Thanksgiving feasts! Your friends and family will be eager to Gobble! Gobble! up your holidays meals prepared from these delicious cottages and rentals.  We’ve got them stocked and ready for you to serve up everyone’s favorite dishes and desserts.

A Little Salty

Vacation rental cottage. Sleeps 4, 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom. Cats, Dogs allowed.

tybee island kitchens for your thanksgiving feasts

The Mermaids are flipping their tails as we love ,A Little Salty Cottage. This adorable, completely redecorated beach cottage features a fully equipped kitchen and dining area and a wraparound screened porch. Bring your fur babies because A Little Salty Cottage is pet-friendly! …

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11 Cottages To Celebrate Tybee For The Holidays

We’ve got the best 11 cottages to celebrate Tybee for the holidays! Come for fall fun, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s for grand adventures with family and friends, that special someone in your life or just right by yourself. We’ve got the perfect little homes with just the right touches of cottage charm and coastal calm for your needs.

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4 Pets: Cats, Dogs
Tybee For The Holidays
A Little Salty is a pet-friendly, adorable cottage brimming with beach charm! The charming wraparound screened porch with seating makes this a great location for entertaining inside and out. It’s also close to the Back River Beaches, Alley 3 launch and AJ’s Dockside restaurant.

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 8
Beach Haven circa 1914
It’s located on the beach side of Butler Avenue and just steps from the beach. Beach Haven Cottage is perfect for your next getaway! Get your reservations in now as this charming historic family beach cottage will fill up fast!

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 8
Tybee For The Holidays
Welcome home for the holidays to this charming ground level cottage. Guests adore its screened porch and private outdoor shower. It sits directly across from Memorial Park playground, tennis courts, and the basketball courts.

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 6 Pets: Cats, Dogs
Maddie's on Jones circa 1940
This is another charming and Cozy pet-friendly and family-friendly cottage! It’s always popular since it’s only four blocks from the beach! Your the decor details throughout the cottage displaying the history of Tybee Island and the Chu family! Guests often remark how they love the outdoor shower and the great outdoor area surrounded by live oaks and palms!

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4 Pets: Cats, Dogs
Tybee For The Holidays
Pack your wags as this amazing cottage is both dog and cat friendly. Stay and work or play with its complimentary WIFI. This is a very affordable and value priced, family cottage. It’s located on the marsh with amazing sunrises and plenty of bird watching.

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Sleeps: 10 Pets: Cats, Dogs
My Tybee Queen circa 1968
Bring the whole family down to this spacious cottage as it sleeps 10. It’s pet-friendly with  lots of fun amenities, too. This is the perfect cottage for your family or a large group that enjoys a hot tub, large TVs, an outdoor patio and shower and Granny’s Game room, to boot.

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4
Old Love Cottage circa 1935Guest Rating:Guest Rating: 5
Did you know that this vintage beach cottage is exactly 99 1/2 steps to the beach with your own private beach path just outside the cottage’s picket fence. This little slice of paradise is ideal for honeymooners or even just one person. There’s even a garden area, WIFI, and it’s close to restaurants including Sundae Cafe and others!

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Sleeps: 4 Pets: Cats, Dogs
Sanford's Place circa 1930
How about an original Tybee cottage from the 1950’s that’s been complete renovated. This pet friendly retreat is only two blocks to downtown Tybee with lots of shopping, restaurants, and the fishing pier. This home is especially ideal for a small family, honeymooners, and couples.

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 4 Pets: Cats, Dogs
Sea Largo circa 1962
Guests love that Sea Largo is only three blocks from the beach. This ground level cottage is also pet-friendly with a fenced-in yard. There’s complimentary WiFi and a large screened porch, as well as a wonderful deck beneath the oaks.

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 5
The Shrimp circa 1962
Here’s another bright and cheerful beach cottage that’s ground level with a glorious screened porch. It’s just three blocks to the beach through Memorial Park which includes Tybee’s favorite children’s playground. It’s also next door to Key Lime Parrot which makes it just right for special getaways for for two families who want to stay close to each other, but have separate cottages  to celebrate Tybee for the  holidays.

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Sleeps: 6
Two Mermaids
Enjoy this beautiful condo for your Tybee Island getaways. It’s in a great location within walking distance to the beach and all that Tybee’s south end and the Pier and Pavilion have to offer!tybee for the holidaysOur Mermaids are very much in the holiday mood and ready to share this very special collection of 11 cottages to celebrate Tybee for the holidays! Whether you want to celebrate one or celebrate them all, reserve your Mermaid Cottage is as simple as a few clicks on our website or with one of our wonderful vacation planners! Let’s get started!

slow down with mermaid cottages

Slow Down This Fall With Mermaid Cottages

Slow down this fall with Mermaid Cottages. Say what you may, 2020 has taught us we can live, work, learn and play from anywhere.  One of the best ways to experience Tybee Island is to live like a local. Fall for a staycation that’s close to home so you can enjoy the road trip. Then, slow down your your day. With no commuting to work or school, you can zoom call and virtual learn with our free high speed Internet, a brand standard. That leaves more time to eat, drink and be merry all around Tybee Island and Savannah. Slow down to accelerate your love of our cottage charm and coastal calm. Here are four Mermaid Cottages that will get you there in no time. …

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Let Our Homes Be Your Home For The Holidays

Let our homes be your home for the holidays. Celebrate your family and friends with cottage and charm and coastal calm.  It’s been a challenging year and we all want our loved ones to be home, safe and sound.  Except, we’re all been home most of the year and we could all use the holiday cheer of someplace else. Mermaid Cottages has a collection of homes that are perfect for solo travelers and couples retreats, as well as larger beach homes for everyone in your bubble! You choose where you’d like to be home for the holidays.

AfterDune Delight 

home away from home

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 6

Come enjoy AfterDune Delight for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s. Make your winter reservations to enjoy some off-season relaxation, then book your spring/summer stays for fun-filled, sun-filled vacays while you’re here! It’s a newly renovated classic ground level Tybee cottage located in the heart of quiet and residential Miller Avenue. Guests love its great streets to walk and ride bikes.

The Shrimp circa 1962 

the shrimp cottage

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 5

Experience this bright and cheerful beach cottage that’s ground level and has a lovely screened porch. It’s just three blocks to the beach through Memorial Park which includes Tybee’s favorite children’s playground. It’s ideal for two families and you can even work and learn with our complimentary WiFi, one of our brand standards.

17th Street Dream Cottage 

homes for the holidays

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 6

This beautiful Tybee raised cottage delights with partial ocean views from the screened porch, Its convenient location on the south end is close to beach, shopping and restaurants!

A Little Salty 

a little salty cottage

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

An adorable, pet friendly cottage, it’s brimming with beach charm! Guests rave about its wraparound screened porch with seating! This is another great location that’s close to the Back River Beaches, Alley 3 and AJ’s Dockside.

Back River Bungalow 

homes for the holidays

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 8 Pets: Cats, Dogs

Now here’s a family-sized, large front porch with rocking chairs and a large back screened porch, too. This super location is close to the Alley 3 paddleboard and kayak launch, the Back River fishing pier, and AJ’s Dockside restaurant. You’ll enjoy the easy walk to the 14th Street beach and downtown Tybee.

Beach Haven circa 1914 

beach haven cottage

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 8

When you’re on the beach side of Butler Avenue you’re just steps from the beach, Beach Haven Cottage is perfect for your next getaway! Get your reservations in now as this charming historic family beach cottage will fill up fast!

Cantaloupe Cottage circa 1957 

let our homes be your home for the holiday

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.25 Sleeps: 6 Pets: Dogs

This pet-friendly, mid-century modern is a ground level beach home with a large, fully-fenced back yard. There’s even a Tybee Tiki Hut for your enjoyment! With awesome views of the Back River sunsets, it’s also just 1.5 blocks to the Alley 3 kayak, paddleboard launch site, and AJ’s Dockside.

Fun in the Sun circa 1954 

fun in the sun cottage

Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 6 Pets: Dogs

Here’s another vintage ground level cottage that’s also pet-friendly, You’ll have an easy 10 minute walk to the beach when you’re not enjoying the great screened porch!

Just Beachy Cottage circa 1967 

just beachy cottage

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

Guests adore this ground level beach cottage located on Tybrisa Street. With an easy walk to the beach, you’ll also have all of Downtown Tybee’s shops and restaurants to enjoy, too. As a bonus, it’s just as close to the Back River Fishing Pier, and the Alley 3 Paddleboard and Kayak Launch. The fenced-in yard is very dog friendly. How’s this for a home for the holidays?

Key Lime Parrot circa 1936 

key lime parrot cottage

Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1.5 Sleeps: 8

As charming as a ground level cottage can be with a screened porch and a private outdoor shower. It’s sits directly across from the Memorial Park playground, tennis courts, and basketball courts. It’s also next door to the Shrimp Cottage making it ideal for two families traveling together!

Maddie’s on Jones circa 1940 

maddie's on jones cottage

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

Here we have a charming and cozy, pet-friendly and a family-friendly cottage that’s only four blocks from the beach! Guests will delight in the decor details throughout the cottage displaying the history of Tybee Island and the Chu family! There’s an outdoor shower and a great outdoor area surrounded by live oaks and palms!

mermaid cottages at christmas

These are just a few of the cottages we have available for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s and we ‘ll be telling you more about the rest in an upcoming blog.  We all need a little Christmas this year and it can’t come soon enough.  If you’d like your cottage decorated for the holidays, please let us know at the time of your booking. You can conveniently make reservations right on our website or with one of our Mermaid Vacation Planners.  Let’s make plans to honor your traditions and let our homes be your home for the holidays!