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Tybee Island has that classic look of all other Georgia barrier islands. Sandy beaches envelop the land which is dotted with complex foliage and striking trees—not just palms. Fisherman come to reel in big catches in the Atlantic waters, kayakers enjoy the diverse paddling terrain, and city buffs love that they can vacation, while being a skip away from the heart of Historic Savannah. A vacation on this island can be whatever you want it to be—a secluded escape, or a lively getaway filled with tours and exploration. Whatever your goals, here are our picks for the best vacation rentals in Tybee Island.

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Classic Beach Cottage Classic beach cottage newly renovated
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Classic beach cottage newly renovated

Classic Beach Cottage

A gorgeous porch welcomes guests before entering the family vacation cottage. A bunk room offers multiple extra beds and the kids will be thrilled to hang with cousins or friends you’ve brought along. Overall, the home has a fitting coastal feel, and a game room rounds it all out.

Beach Front South End, Designer Decorated, Dream Retreat on Tybee Island Beach Front South End, Designer Decorated, Dream Retreat on Tybee Island
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Beach Front South End, Designer Decorated, Dream Retreat on Tybee Island

Beach Front South End, Designer Decorated, Dream Retreat on Tybee Island

When we say this one is beachfront, we mean it’s right on the sand, steps from the water. The up to date interior is pleasant for passing time on rainy days, but when that sun comes out, the on-site dock and ocean await.

Cottage with Private Pool - Two Blocks to Beach COTTAGE WITH PRIVATE POOL 2-blocks to beach
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COTTAGE WITH PRIVATE POOL 2-blocks to beach

Cottage with Private Pool - Two Blocks to Beach

Small and affordable, one might think this could be a below-average location to get you by on a budget. Not the case. Complete with a white picket fence, the precious property bubbles over with luxurious features, from its polished interior to a rooftop deck and in-ground, private pool.

Sleeps 10 & Heated Pool Sleeps 10, heated pool
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Sleeps 10, heated pool

Sleeps 10 & Heated Pool

They’ve nailed the recreation areas of this stunning home—there’s a spacious game and activity space, along with a swanky outdoor pool that is small that is resort quality in its presentation. Then there’s that screened porch with plenty of seating to enjoy breezy late-night conversations.

Top-Floor Oceanfront Corner Condo with Panoramic Views Top-Floor Oceanfront Corner Condo with Panoramic Views, Newly Renovated Interior, Beachfront Pools
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Top-Floor Oceanfront Corner Condo with Panoramic Views, Newly Renovated Interior, Beachfront Pools

Top-Floor Oceanfront Corner Condo with Panoramic Views

Don’t let the word “condo” put you off. This unit has been totally renovated to reflect the charm of a lovely beach house, and it sits right on the sand. From the balcony or windows, the views are beautiful, and the common pool area is top-notch with plenty of space to spread out.

Upscale Home Two Blocks From Ocean, with Private Hot Tub & Covered Deck Upscale home two blocks from the ocean, w/private hot tub & covered deck
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Upscale home two blocks from the ocean, w/private hot tub & covered deck

Upscale Home Two Blocks From Ocean, with Private Hot Tub & Covered Deck

Contemporary and fresh, this private home has that new beach house feel, with its light colors and whitewashed floors. With three bedrooms, including a bunk space, eight people can easily vacation at the reasonably priced dwelling. The beach is within walking distance at just two blocks away.

Heated Pool and Hot Tub, the Blue Crab House on Butler Ave Heated Pool and Hot Tub, the Blue Crab House on Butler Ave
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Heated Pool and Hot Tub, the Blue Crab House on Butler Ave

Heated Pool and Hot Tub, the Blue Crab House on Butler Ave

Thoughtfully placed bunks to maximize sleeping capacity, a farmhouse style dining area, a blend of vintage and current designs—this is definitely an Airbnb Plus. A private pool with fire pit and grilling spaces round out the possibilities for family bonding time.

Sunny Daze Bungalow Sunny Daze Bungalow
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Sunny Daze Bungalow

Sunny Daze Bungalow

Simple, colorful and downright uplifting, this bungalow is surprisingly set at an affordable rate. A peaceful pond welcomes guests into the outdoor spaces, and the beach is within walking distance. It’s a steal.

Blue Star Beach Shack Blue Star Beach Shack
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Blue Star Beach Shack

Blue Star Beach Shack

This “shack” is humbly named, no doubt, as the interior has been upgraded with natural but polished accents like its rich planked wood ceiling. Warm and welcoming, everything is just what one craves when returning from a day at the beach.

Vintage Cottage with an Outdoor Shower Near North Beach Vintage cottage w/ an outdoor shower, unique interior, near North Beach
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Vintage cottage w/ an outdoor shower, unique interior, near North Beach

Vintage Cottage with an Outdoor Shower Near North Beach

Bright blue tones immediately cheer the soul upon arrival, and the endearment continues into the “step back in time” interior with the cutest old fashioned kitchen. And summertime in Tybee Island is even more enjoyed by using the home’s refreshing outdoor shower.

Kayak & Paddle Board Off Your Own Dock KAYAK & PADDLE BOARD OFF YOUR OWN DOCK
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KAYAK & PADDLE BOARD OFF YOUR OWN DOCK

Kayak & Paddle Board Off Your Own Dock

The home is colorful and fun—the perfect base for any Tybee vacation. But this is also a kayaker’s paradise because you have your very own dock to launch your boats. So come fish, paddle, or just enjoy the scenery if you’re here to rest. This abode has everything you’ll need.

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