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Back River District w/ partial water views. 2 Awesome Porches .WIFI

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 110 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 10

802 14th St., Tybee Island, GA, 31328

Welcome to Flips Flop House!.

A wonderfully-restored historic Tybee beach cottage with authentic antique fixtures and historic designation! A true Tybee gem! Sleeps 10. All new coastal-inspired décor!!

Living room features authentic hardwood floors, beautiful chandelier and comfortable seating (2 sofas!). A brick (non-working) fireplace. Large flatscreen TV mounted above the fireplace. Rooms are painted a bright, sunny yellow throughout and all bedrooms feature ceiling fans and bright, beachy linens and décor!

French doors open from the living area into the dining room which features an oval dining table with seating for 8. Wonderful china cabinet. This dining room leads into the brand new kitchen with open shelving and stainless steel appliances including dishwasher. Kitchen is small and cozy leading into a sitting area featuring 2 daybeds. (No door separating this room from kitchen; curtain between the 2 rooms). This area includes a small flatscreen TV. Great area for kids’ dining, napping and play! Hallway features a long, cane-bottom bench.

First bedroom features a queen-size bed with small flatscreen TV, ceiling fan and French doors opening onto the awesome side screened porch! Hall bath features black/white tile with a black/white/green color scheme and toile shower curtain in black and white. This is a full bath with shower.

Second bedroom features a queen bed. Second full bathroom features the same black/white/green color scheme as the first and also includes a tub (one shower has handheld and not overhead showerhead).

Third bedroom features a queen-size bed with fun, beachy décor and flatscreen TV.

All 3 queen bedrooms have French doors opening onto the expansive screened-in side porch. Spacious laundry room with brand new washer and dryer. Door from laundry room leads out onto side patio and yard. Side yard features a charcoal grill and a wonderful, newly-constructed outdoor shower with hot and cold water (perfect for showering off beach sand and saltwater before heading indoors!) and a newly-constructed bike rack!

Side yard beside driveway (on opposite side of house from the side screened porch and outdoor shower) features a great side garden with heron statuary; gorgeous!

House features wonderful front and side porches with ample, comfy seating! The side porch is newly-screened in and is the perfect place for enjoying Mermaid Morning Bliss coffee in the morning or cocktails in the evening. Partial view of Back River from front porch!

Parking for 2 vehicles in the driveway.

Perfect location: 4 blocks to Alley 3 (the main boat and Kayak launch area) the Back River Fishing Pier and 1 block from AJ's Dockside restaurant!

NOTE: AJ's Dockside restaurant overflow parking lot is located across the street in front of _"Flips" Flop House_. You're in the quiet Back River District of the island, yet close to everything!

Complimentary WiFi.

Minimum Age Requirement: Must be 25 years of age to rent this property.

PLEASE NOTE: Longer minimum stay requirements of up to 7 nights will apply during certain times of the year including holidays and our summer season.

More Details

Property Manager
Mermaid Cottages, Tybee Island, GA
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Tybee Island in Chatham County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Floor Area:
  • 110 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • 3 Queen beds, 4 Twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Notes:
Outdoor shower with hot and cold water! Shower off the beach sand and saltwater before heading indoors! Kids love showering outdoors! Fun for adults too; enjoy a evening shower under the stars!

Reviews

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Back River District w/ partial water views. 2 Awesome Porches .WIFI
average rating of 4.7746477 based on 71 reviews
Concord, NC
5

Great Time

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Our Girl Scout Troop had a awesome time. They loved the house! Very comfortable and plenty of room for all 9 of us. It was the perfect location to go into Savannah and stay on the beach. I will definitely recommend to all my family, friends and GS troops! Thanks Mermaid Cottages! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We love our Girl Scouts and I agree that's a perfect cottage for a gaggle of Girls! Come again next year ~ just make sure you bring us all cookies! ~ Jennifer & the Mermaids
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Chagrin Falls, ohio
5

Mermaid Cottages is the best!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This was our 4th time staying on Tybee Island in a Mermaid Cottage. Flips Flop House was amazing. The location was perfect, close enough to ride bikes to the beach, across from AJ's and near all the shops. We enjoyed breakfast on the screened in porch and hanging out in the large and bright living room. I was a little nervous about the kitchen because the pictures make it look very small, but it is actually quite large, nice and new and had all the amenities we needed. The decorations and furniture were perfect and so beachy. We had a little issue with the refrigerator leaking and the Mermaids took care of it right away. They are awesome! Flips Flop House is the perfect beach vacation. We will for sure be back next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: WOW! Thank you for all the kind words. We love Flips Flop and we hope you will make this your personal vacation home. :) ~ Jennifer & the Mermaids
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St. Charles, IL
4

Flip Flop

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

House was well equiped, especially in kitchen. Nice side porch. Seemed a little run down, could use fresh paint. Also seemed a bit dark inside.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: July 19th, thank you so much for your feedback. Diane and the mermaids
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Mount Vernon, IN
5

Flip flop house

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had a wonderful experience at the Flip Flop House. the area was peaceful. Everything was great. From the local eateries to the beach. The house was perfect and way more than anticipated. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy you enjoyed our Flips Flop!! We love it when our guest have the kind of experience that brings them back to us again, over & over. See ya again soon. Mermaids!
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Savannah, GA
5

Found a True Gem

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This home was way more than we could have asked for. The side porch that has entries indoors to three of the bedrooms was our all time favorite feature. We spent many mornings and evenings here talking. Everything was clean and this one-of-a-kind house gave us all the charm we were looking for. It accommodated 10 people easily and comfortably. We will definitely consider another visit to the Flip's Flop house next time we are on Tybee!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Platte, NE
5

Flips Flop was just as I'd dream

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Decorating was out of the ball park. Everything you needed was there and organized. Peaceful Loved the lot Easy access to. Beach and restaurant. Will rent again

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Notes

  • Rates shown above do not include taxes and fees
  • $225/night - $1575/week
  • US Dollars
  • 13% Lodging Tax
  • $89 Guest Services Fee
  • $150 Housekeeping Fee
  • 5% Discount for AAA, AARP, Military and Educators
  • Ask about our special off-season rates!
  • Minimum stay requirements apply during certain times of the year
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