tybee vacation rentals 2013 vacation guide
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DESCRIPTIONYour guide on how to live like a local while visiting Tybee Island, Georgia. Produced by Tybee Vacation Rentals which manages over 180 vacation homes, cottages, and condos on Tybee - Savannah's Beach.
Thank you for choosing Tybee Vacation Rentals. We hope you enjoy your stay! www.TybeeVacationRentals.com 1
Complimentary Recommendation Guide for Guests of Tybee Vacation Rentals Rental Office & Concierge: 912.786.5853 2
Thank you for choosing Tybee Vacation Rentals. We hope you enjoy your stay! www.TybeeVacationRentals.com 3
Welcome to the Island!Thank you for visiting Tybee Island and choosing Tybee Vacation Rentals (TVR) for your stay. Tybee is definitely more than just an island: its a feeling. Its that feeling you get when driving East on Highway 80, passing over the bridges, down the causeway, through the marshes, past the shrimp boats, and onto the island: it begins and ends on that little slice of paradise we call Tybee Island. Located at the eastern end of Highway 80 (the other end is in San Diego), Tybee is the end of the road for some, and the beginning for others. Its a place where you can escape from the city, get away, kick-back, relax, do nothing, and have fun! Tybee offers vacationers the simple pleasures in life: a chance to enjoy family, spend time with friends, have a slumber party with the kids, vacation with the dog, or get away by yourself! Tybee is your own home away from home. You can relax on the beach, watch the birds and the dolphins, go fishing, collect shells, go for a swim, kayak around the creeks, bike ride, or have a great meal and a margarita! On Tybee you can get in touch with nature, history, and yourself.
TVR is a full service rental management company, specializing in short term vacation rentals on Tybee Island, GA. Our goal is to offer guests exceptional service, excellent value, and a variety of high quality, clean, and well maintained properties. At Tybee Vacation Rentals we care about the vacation experience of our guests and want you to enjoy everything that we love about Tybee. This guide is your handbook to a great stay on Tybee. Inside you will find information about great restaurants, activities and excursions you can discover here on the Island and around Savannah. The partners and businesses listed are the favorites of the TVR staff and ones we feel will provide the best experience for our guests. Not only do we recommend these partners, as residents, we frequent them ourselves. Dont be surprised to even find someone in a pink TVR shirt at the table next you!
We hope you have a great visit to Tybee Island!
HAVE TYBEE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
Download our free mobile app MyTybeeTrip
We are excited to announce a new addition to our in-house technology, the MyTybeeTrip mobile application. MyTybeeTrip will allow guests access to property and reservation specific details and island information from their smart phones, mobile devices and desktops. MyTybeeTrip is available to download on all Apple and Android based smart phones by searching for Tybee Vacation Rentals in the Google Play store or in the Apple App store.
After downloading just enter the email address the reservation was made under and your arrival date to have access to tons of information to guide you during your visit. You can upload photos, review your home, use mapping and GPS functions and much more.
Also, dont forget to share the app by inviting the rest of your friends and family that are vacationing with you! Just click on the home button in the top left and choose invite other guests. Its that simple. Feel free to share with us anything you would like to see added to the App as our goal is to continually improve it.
Complimentary Recommendation Guide for Guests of Tybee Vacation Rentals Rental Office & Concierge: 912.786.5853 4
Tybee Island through the eyes of our Guests...
We had a wonderful vacation. The beach was natural and full of wildlife. There is nothing better than dolphin watching from your balcony almost anytime of day.
We cant wait to come back!
We loved staying on Tybee Island in our Ocean view condo, waking up to a beautiful sunrise every morning and seeing
gorgeous sunsets each night. Very relaxing.
On our last day of vacation in Tybee Island I woke everybody up before 6:00 AM and dragged them all down to the beach to watch the sunrise. I can easily say it was the most beautiful thing I have ever seen.
Thank you for choosing Tybee Vacation Rentals. We hope you enjoy your stay! www.TybeeVacationRentals.com 5
Explore and Experience all of the funactivities and adventures available.
Family photos submitted by guests of Tybee Vacation Rentals.All information and prices within this brochure are subject to change.
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$100 OFF YOUR NEXT STAYAs a repeat guest you can receive $50 off your next vacation. TVR offers return guests the first choice to re-book their vacation home for the next year. Reserve your next stay with Tybee Vacation Rentals within 30 days and we will double your discount to $100!
TOLL FREE RESERVATION HOTLINE: 855.639.8715* Minimum Night Stay and Other Restrictions May Apply.
Activities and AttractionsBrowse the ads in this guide to see the many great activities, tours, and experiences available for visitors. American Legion Post #154 -Tybee: 912.786.5356. 10 Veterans Dr. (Behind the Lighthouse). Full service bar. Adult Bingo on Fri. nights at 8pm, $500 prize. Fort Pulaski National Monument:912.786.5787. Hwy 80 Just off Tybee, 5 minute drive. Historic Civil War
Fitness and RecreationJaycee Park: 8.5 acres. Intersection of Campbell Ave. & Van Horne. Lighted soccer field and softball field, playground, 1/2 mile jogging track, basketball court, grilling & picnic areas, restrooms.
Memorial Park: 4.5 acres. Between 4th & 5th St. on Butler Ave. 2 outdoor tennis courts, 2 outdoor beach volleyball courts, basketball court, fabulous island themed playground, restrooms, picnic tables and grilling area. 1 block from beach.
era fort. Daily interpretive programs including tours and musket firings. Lush walking & hiking trails. Excellent bird-watching & wildlife viewing. M-Su 9am-5pm; $5 adults, 15 & under free.
Juliette Low Birthplace: 912.233.4501. 10 E. Ogelthorpe Ave., Savannah. Discover the historic house museum, which was Savannahs first landmark building, and the childhood home of the Girl Scout founder. Enjoy a lively guided tour about one of Savannahs leading families. Handicap accessible. Family rate available. Oatland Island Wildlife Center: 912.395.1212. 711 Sandtown Rd. (Off Islands Expwy, 15 min. from Tybee). Walk through 160 acres of pristine maritime forest & encounter some 100 animals from 40+ species. Everyday 10am-4pm; $3 ages 4-17 & 65+; $5 ages 18-65.Tybee Island Light Station: 912.786.5801. 30 Meddin Drive. Visit and climb Georgias oldest and tallest Lighthouse, and one of North Americas most beautifully renovated Light Stations. This is a must see for everyone! Admission includes access to the Tybee Museum located across from the lighthouse. Open 9am- 5:30pm. (Closed Tuesday); $9 ages 18-61; $7 ages 6-17 & 63+.
Tybee Island Marine Science Center: 912.786.5917, Tybrisa and Strand Ave, by Pier. Fun and educational beach discovery walks year-round, Sea Camp, touch tank, call for education schedules & hours. 10am-5pm; $4 adults, $3 children, kids 3 and under are free.
Tybee Island Museum: 912.786.5801. 30 Meddin Drive. Located inside a 1898 artillery battery at Fort Screven, across from the Tybee Light Station. Features collections of historical items, pictures and relics that chronicle nearly 400 years of Tybees history. Included in admission to Tybee Light Station. Open 9am- 5:30pm, Closed Tu.
Savannahs City Market & River Street: Find City Market at East Bryan & Congress Streets at Jefferson St. Great local restaurants, shops, and artist studios walk, shop, eat & drink!
Savannah Wildlife Refuge: 843.784.2468. SC HWY 170, 6mi south of Hardeeville, SC. Drive along raised paths through the marsh, see migratory waterfowl, alligators, & other wildlife.
Telfair Academy: 912.790.8800. 121 Barnard St, Savannah. One of the oldest art museums in the South.
Telfair Jepson Center of the Arts: 912.790.8800. 207 W. York St., Savannah. 64,000 sq. ft., state of the art museum. Unique, 2 level hands-on gallery for children. Revolving exhibits. Permanent galleries showcasing African American, Southern, local art & more.
Additional information on other area museums and historical sitesis available by visiting our office or you may call our concierge.
Transportation OptionsTybee to Savannah Shuttle: The shuttle leaves from the Savannah Visitors Center daily at 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, and 5:00pm (can change seasonally). The first stop on Tybee is at the Tybrisa / Strand Roundabout by the Tybee Pier (approx. 30 45 minutes from Savannah departure) and then it stops at North Beach near the Tybee Island Lighthouse (approx. 15 minutes after the Roundabout stop). Cost is $3 each way per person.
Crab Cab: 912.786.CRAB(2722)Fat Tire Bikes: 912.786.4013Islands Taxi: 912.786.8688Tims Bike & Beach Gear: 912.786.8467
Looking for that perfect restaurant? See display ads or ask a TVR Concierge for a recommendation.
McQueens Island Historic Trail: 6 mile walking, running, and biking trail that runs along the old Savannah to Tybee railroad line. Accessible at the entrance to Ft. Pulaski on Hwy 80 and just before the Bull River bridge. Very scenic path.
Tybee Island YMCA and Recreation: 912.786.9622. 5th & Butler Ave, at Memorial Park. Fitness Center, 1 day & 5 day passes available. Every 3rd Friday Roller-skating in the Gym.
Crosswinds Golf Club: 912.966.1909. 232 James B. Blackburn Dr., Savannah Airport. Drive time: Approx 45 min.