Tybee Island Joy
Tybee Island, Georgia
Tybee Island is described as " the Hamptons in the '50's" Laid back, residential, with quiet streets for walking or riding bikes. (where million dollar mansions, shelter crumbling down bungalows) This home features 5 bedrooms, 4.25 baths, 11 beds, plus two hide-a-beds, and two cots. Private Pool and Hot Tub. Elevator. Comfortably sleeps 14 but can sleep as many as 22 using all cots and pull out couches. We have had guests of just two people, and they love the space, as well as 4 full families at once who say the home is perfect for multiple families. Lots of outdoor decks and porches. for more pictures visit www.TybeeIslandJoy.com
Walk to the Summer homes of TV chef, Paula Deene; watch out for John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan riding bikes or New York Times Bestselling Author, Mary Kay Andrews, whose summer home is just 4 blocks away from our home. Actress Sandra Bullock has a beach front Mansion on the North side of the Island.
If you like biking, 2nd ave, (the street directly behind ours has an actual bike path painted down the middle of the street). This world famous Island was the site for the Movie THE LAST SONG, filmed in 2010. Rent that movie, and view the Island - as it was filmed 2 blocks from our home.
Tybee island is only 3 miles long and at the popular south end where our home is located - is just 1/2 mile wide. You can walk to the Ocean to watch the Sunrise, and Walk to the back river to watch the Sunset.
Visit THE BREAKFAST CLUB - world famous (there will always be a line to get in) the classically trained owner/Chef catered the JFK Junior Wedding. Warning, this restaurant looks like a 'hole-in-the-wall' but it's part of Tybee Island's charm, understated, no flaunting wealth here - people literally come from all over the world to visit this restaurant, which is located across the street and down a half block from our front door.
Along with our luxury accommodations, and our outdoor decks and seating areas....our location is what everyone raves about. Along with the huge great room, double ovens in kitchen, double sinks, double refrigerators.
To visit Tybee Island at it's finest, you will want to stay in this luxury home and drive to Savannah one day (17 minutes by car) and see the Paris of the United States. If you haven't been there - Savannah is the Prettiest city in the world. Take a carriage ride along with a historic tour.
You may, like us, decide to stay. We came here from L.A. and decided Tybee Island is a cross between Venice Beach with all the tree's of Manhatton Beach Tree section. But, it was our friends from New York who said, "This is the Hamptons in the '50's" Laid back, casual, where the millionaires blend in with the local surfing and musician crowd. We love it.
Single Family Home with 3 levels
5 bedrooms, 4 baths, 3000 square feet, 279 square meters
King, King, King, Bunk, and Queen
22 guests maximum
48 minutes by Car
View of trees. We are a luxury home on a quiet street, with walking to 20 restaurants and shopping and steps to the beach.
No Pets Allowed
Not Handicap Accessible
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Activities of Interest
- Deep sea chartering available
- Paul Deans restaurant
- many celebrities homes on this tiny island, movie stars and recording artists
- 17 minutes to Historic Savannah, GA
Places of Interest
- 17 minutes by car to Downtown Historic Savannah
- 2 minutes walk to miles of sandy beach
Great Home - Great Location
Our family had a wonderful holiday at Tybee Island Joy! Very clean and beautiful home with more than enough room for the whole family. We walked to the beach and out to eat, played golf in Savannah and took a day trip to Charleston. Highly Recommend for family vacation any time of the year! ”