Find the best place to stay — Tybee Island

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tybee Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tybee Island:

  • Sea Pines: 1,482 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 629 holiday homes
  • Harbour Town: 404 holiday homes
  • South Forest Beach: 1,447 holiday homes
  • The Cottages: 820 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tybee Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tybee Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tybee Island Beach: 7,124 holiday lettings
  • Tybee Island Marine Science Center: 7,208 holiday lettings
  • North Beach: 7,206 holiday lettings
  • Tybee Island Light Station and Museum: 7,245 holiday lettings
  • Tybee Island Fishing Pier and Pavilion: 7,124 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tybee Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with suitable for kids in Tybee Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with suitable for kids among our 2,100 holiday homes with suitable for kids available in Tybee Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering condo or holiday rental in Tybee Island, Georgia your home away from home

    Tybee Island holiday apartments have the distinction of being situated on the easternmost point of Georgia. This small barrier island has just over 3,000 residents and is a quiet seaside resort for visitors and residents from neighbouring Savannah.

    Things to Do in Tybee Island, Georgia

    Tybee Island has long stretches of flat sand at low tide along with a pier and pavilion. It offers plenty of attractions for visitors from sunbathing to boating, fishing and wildlife watching on the Lazaretto Marsh. Visitors can dine out on delicious fresh seafood or join in the local nightlife from their Tybee Island beach house. The town has a collection of art galleries, gift shops and craft shops. The area is perfect for enjoying long beach walks, shell hunting, cycling along the flat dunes or kayaking around the creeks. Take a boat cruise on the Back River and spot dolphins playing at sunset. If you are visiting Tybee Island in May, join in the Beach Bum Parade with its decorated floats. Water pistols are all part of this fun event!

    Places to Visit Around Tybee Island, Georgia

    Tybee Island’s black and white Light Station is one of the main landmarks to visit from your Tybee Island holiday home. It is the tallest and oldest lighthouse in Georgia. Visit the nearby historic Fort Screven District. The restored Tybee Post Theater is one of the few remaining structures from the old fort complex, along with a restored guard house and several batteries. Battery Garland has several cannons in place and houses the local museum. Historic Savannah is a lovely city to visit just 20 miles away. Take a guided walking tour around the houses, churches and leafy squares and learn about the surprising history of this genteel city.

    Weather in Tybee Island, GA

    Holiday homes in Tybee Island enjoy hot sunny summers reaching 92°F (33°C) in July. It has mild winters with average daytime highs of around 59°F (15°C) in January. The area is popular for holidays from spring through autumn with its pleasant sunny climate. Tybee Island has very little rainfall in winter and some heavy thundery afternoon showers in summer along with the chance of a tropical storm.

    Travel to Tybee Island, GA

    The nearest major airport serving holiday rentals in Tybee Island is Jacksonville International (JAX) Airport which is 147 miles away. Visitors can pick up a hire car and drive to Tybee Island or get a domestic flight connection to Hilton Head (HHH) Domestic Airport or Savannah (SAV) Domestic Airport which are about just 25 miles away. For international visitors the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International (ATL) Airport is also within easy driving distance along the I-75/I-16 highway. A hire car is also useful for exploring this pretty coastal area of Georgia.

    Attractions in and around Tybee Island

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Tybee Island? Local attractions include Tybee Island Fishing Pier and Pavilion and Tybee Island Marine Science Center. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Tybee Island Light Station and Museum, Marine Education Center and Aquarium or Oatland Island Wildlife Center. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Back River Beach and Tybee Island Beach or experience the natural beauty of Tybee Island Memorial Park and Jaycee Park. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Mid Beach, North Beach and Tybee Roads.