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Guide to Tybee Island Pirate Festival

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2019 Tybee Island Pirate Festival Avast ye, scurvy dogs! An event of seismic proportion is drawing nearer, and it ain’t for the faint of heart. Now in its 15th year, the 2019 Tybee Island Pirate Festival will sail in on Thursday, October 10th, and the seaworthy celebration will continue all weekend long. Pirate parties, parades […]

Souvenirs from Tybee

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Souvenirs to Take Back from Your Trip to Tybee by Chantel Baul It’s a sad but true fact of life: Every vacation must come to an end. This very reality is what motivates us to snap picture after picture for our photo books and Instagrams. We want to hold on to the memories we make […]

Best Summer Night Hangouts

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Best Summer Night Hangouts on Tybee With pristine sand beaches and the bright, shining sun casting its glittering reflection over the great Atlantic Ocean, nothing compares to a beautiful summer day on Tybee Island. Summer is when the island is in its prime. The days are long and filled with adventure – kayaking, fishing, paddleboarding, […]

Tybee Lighthouse 2019 Sunrise & Sunset Tours

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Tybee Lighthouse 2019 Sunrise & Sunset Tours These tours are a unique opportunity to experience the Lighthouse before and after hours by joining one of our small private tours. The tour lasts about ninety minutes and includes a climb to the top of the Lighthouse to experience a beautiful Tybee Island sunrise or sunset. We […]

WHAT KIND OF TRAVELER ARE YOU?

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Here’s a fun question … what kind of traveler are you? originally posted via Tybee Vacation Rentals   1.The Solo Adventurer Traveling alone is not and will never be a problem for you! It’s too easy for you to pack a quick bag, full of go-to travel gear, and hit the road. Whether you become […]

Adopt-an-Area Program – City of Tybee

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Adopt-an-Area Program see the original post on CityofTybee.org The start of the 2019 year has launched the City of Tybee Island’s first ever Adopt-an-Area Program! Similar to Adopt-a-Highway, but instead volunteers adopt an area on Tybee Island. Adoptable areas could be a beach, beach crossover, marsh, park, or any other area on the island. The […]

10 Things To Do On Tybee

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Lights out for Tybee

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“Lights Out for Tybee” May 1 – Oct 31 “Lights Out for Tybee”  is a program that has been put into effect to protect nesting Loggerhead Sea Turtles.  Tybee Island urges people to turn off or shield light coming from structures visible from the beach after 9 pm from May 1st to October 31st.  Artificial […]

2nd Annual Tybee Island Mermaid Festival, May 3 – 5

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Beach, please! Savannah Pride presents the 2nd annual Tybee Island Mermaid Festival, May 3 – 5   Savannah PRIDE, the organizers of Savannah’s annual LGBTQ Pride Festival, are hosting the second annual TYBEE ISLAND MERMAID FEST, presented by Tybee Vacation Rentals, Friday, May 3 – Sunday, May 5, on Tybee Island, […]

Shelling on Tybee with Dr. Joe

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Shelling on Tybee When I’m out on the beach doing a Tybee Beach Ecology Trip, I will frequently get asked “when are the best times” or “where are the best places for finding shells on Tybee.” My answer generally goes something like this. When it comes to shelling, Tybee is weird! You never know where […]

Funding Needed to Preserve and Protect The Cockspur Island Lighthouse

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Funding Needed to Preserve and Protect The Cockspur Island Lighthouse   Since the early 1800s, the Cockspur Island Lighthouse has marked the South Channel of the Savannah River, just 12 miles east of the Port of Savannah. The lighthouse sits on an islet made of oyster shells and marsh grass and is often covered by […]

Spring Time on Tybee Island

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Spring has Sprung on Tybee Island You can really tell that its Springtime on Tybee Island. From the azaleas blooming to the smiles you see on everyone’s faces, the warm sun is bringing out the best the beach has to offer. This is a fantastic time to get outdoors and take in all the natural […]

Tybee to Savannah Shuttle Starts March 4, 2019.

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Savannah to Tybee Shuttle Service starts on March 4, 2019. Savannah to Tybee Shuttle to resume service on March 4, 2019. The service is offered by Coastal Regional Commission. Contact 1-912-352-0084.

Jobs on Tybee

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Job Openings on Tybee Island Wouldn’t it be great to live and work in the Best Little Beach Town on the East Coast? With so many businesses gearing up for the season, Tybee Island is just teeming with employment opportunities. If you are looking for a job on Tybee Island, keep reading to see what […]

Guest Education Day – #BookDirect

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Guest Education Day – #BookDirect and Save   Feb 6th  is the Second Annual #BookDirect Guest Education Day.  The #BookDirect campaign is a nonbranded collective effort among Vacation Rental Property Managers and Rent By Owners to reach out to past and prospective guest via email and social media to educate guests about the many advantages, […]

Springtime on the Georgia Coast

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Springtime on the Georgia Coast Featured Content from Tybee Vacation Rentals  Get ready to enjoy sunshine and good times on your next vacation to Tybee Island, Ga, and Savannah, Ga. Make yourself at home in one of our spacious properties and prepare for sunny skies, pleasant breezes, parades, festivals, and low country cuisine! Both cities will have you […]

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How to Enjoy a Cold Day at Tybee

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It’s really not that warm outside but don’t let that stop you from heading out to the beach! The cooler temperatures actually bring opportunities that are missed when the weather heats up. So throw on a couple extra layers and have some fun! Here’s How to Enjoy a Cold Day at Tybee! Picture taking is incredible […]

NEW YEAR’S TRAVEL RESOLUTIONS

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NEW YEAR’S TRAVEL RESOLUTIONS by @TybeeVacationRentals Happy New Year! Are you thinking about making a list of goals and resolutions? This year, make traveling number one! Here is a quick list of travel resolutions for you to make use of this year.   Travel to A New Place The possibilities are endless, you might find yourself halfway across the […]

#TravelTuesday is Here! Book your Tybee Vacation Now and Save.

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Travel Tuesday is here and Tybee Island has some deals for you! Travel Tuesday is the perfect time to treat yourself to a gift. What could be better than looking forward to a Tybee Vacation in 2019? TRAVEL DEAL TUESDAY – SAVE 10% OFF 7+ NIGHTS VACATIONS – Tybee Vacation Rentals Save 10% Off 7+ Nights […]

Thanksgiving on Tybee

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Tired of spending Thanksgiving alone or with relatives you’d rather not claim? Why be miserable when you can spend Thanksgiving at the beach? Holidays can be stressful, there are siblings that do so much better than you financially, obnoxious nieces and nephews, an aunt that loves to tell you how much weight you’ve gained…these people […]

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Announces New Lecture Series

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Tybee Island Marine Science Center Announces New Lecture Series Sustainability. Ecology. Awareness. (S.E.A.) Series Tybee Island, GA: Rounding out their popular public Walks, Talks & Treks programs, the Tybee Island Marine Science Center announces a new lecture series featuring area conservation and research groups sharing their knowledge of coastal area flora and fauna. “Our hour-long […]

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Sargassum Seaweed is Back on Tybee

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There is something happening on Tybee’s beach right now that only occurs occasionally every few years.  The last time it happened on Tybee was in 2012.  As you walk the beach, you might be noticing bunches of the brown seaweed Sargassum washed up.  I’ve been getting a few calls, emails and messages asking, “where did all this seaweed come from?”

Tybee Marine Science Center Walks, Talks, & Treks Schedule

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Tybee Marine Science Center Walks, Talks, & Treks Schedule The Tybee Island Marine Science Center offers daily Walks, Talks, & Treks programs: Sift ‘n’ Seine at 1, South Beach Walk at 2, Turtle Talk at 3, and Marsh Trek at 4. All Walks, Talks, & Treks are $10 per person, $8 for science center members, and […]

Beach Litter Doesn’t Fight Fair: Let’s Fight Dirty

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Beach Litter Doesn’t Fight Fair: Let’s Fight Dirty Beach season is almost here, and Tybee Island is the place to spend it. Tybee boasts five pristine public beaches that await swimmers, surfers and lovers of all things fun in the sun. Warmer months draw in thousands of visitors to Savannah’s beach, and unfortunately, the increased […]

Mermaid Fest Hits Tybee’s Beach This Weekend!

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Mermaid Fest Hits Tybee’s Beach This Weekend! The 1st Annual Tybee Island Mermaid Fest will take Tybee’s shores by storm this weekend. Organized by Savannah Pride, Mermaid Fest will officially open the Tybee Island beach season and is expected to draw thousands to the area. The party begin at 5:30 p.m Friday, March 23 with a […]

Why Are There Holes In Some Of Tybee’s Seashells?

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Why Are There Holes In Some Of Tybee’s Seashells? One of the best features about Tybee Island beach combing is the variety of shells that you can find.  From day to day you never know where the best places will be.  Tybee has a large variety of marine species because of its position on the […]

How to Impress Your Valentine on Tybee Island

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Rife with rosy expectations of relationship bliss, Valentine’s Day is one of the most anxiety-inducing holidays that comes around each year. The pressure to create a perfect picture of romance for your loved one – and, invariably, the social media sphere – can be crippling.

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Four Reasons You’ve Got to Visit Tybee in 2018

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Four Reasons You’ve Got to Visit Tybee in 2018 2017 was a big year for Savannah’s beach, and 2018 is set to be just as great. Life is always good on the island, so if you haven’t taken a trip to Tybee in the past, be sure to include it on your list of New […]

New Year’s on Tybee Island

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New Year’s on Tybee Island   If you don’t know much about Savannah’s beach, Tybee Island, the New Year presents a timely opportunity to get acquainted with this special isle. Tybee isn’t your typical languid beach community; we know how to get festive! The island really sparkles and shines throughout the entire holiday season, but […]

Tybee Island Openings after Irma

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We have received many request as to what Tybee businesses are open in the aftermath of Irma. Below is a list of confirmed openings and closures. Not all businesses are listed, just those that we have heard from. We will update as we are informed. Restaurants / Bars, Etc: Hucapoos – open Stingrays – open […]