DEEP WATER IN SAVANNAH! WILMINGTON ISLAND - HISTORIC SAVANNAH

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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DEEP WATER IN SAVANNAH! WILMINGTON ISLAND - HISTORIC SAVANNAH

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Located on Wilmington Island, the first island from Tybee Island. Coastal, Georgia, USA (15 min. to Historic Savannah, 10 min to Ocean). Catch fish, crabs and shrimp off the dock. Charming Cottage, Built in the 1930's and completely remodeled in 2012, you are on the water's edge. This rental is guest house to a lovely waterfront estate on the beautiful Wilmington River. one of the most breathtaking views in Savannah. Large living room includes 2 sofabeds, flatscreen tv, bumper pool table . 2 Bedrooms and One Bath are upstairs. Master Bedroom has Queen Bed, furnishings include dressing table and mirror and ceiling fan. View from this room is amazing. 2nd bedroom has twin beds, furnishings include dressing table, mirror, and ceiling fan in this bedroom also. Fully equipped kitchen and separate dining room complete your home away from home. You will vacation in Paula Deen's neighborhood.

Suitability:
  • smoking allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters

Wanda

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We searched for a number of years to find the ideal deep water property in Savannah. We lived in the dockhouse for 3 years, and still live in the same neighborhood.

The amazing waterfront views from inside the dockhouse and from the dock sold us on the property. Relaxing and eating on the dock with the ocean breezes, all set in a quiet residential neighborhood, made us feel like we were on vacation all the time!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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5
based on 10 traveler reviews

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Deep Water in Savannah! Wilmington Island - Historic Savannah
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
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Deep Water in Savannah! Wilmington Island - Historic Savannah
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Skidaway Island Coastal Georgia
Albuquerque
5

Sister's birthday and vacation

Sister's birthday and vacation
  • 5 of 5
We have been to Savannah many times now but this was the best place to stay by far. The property is gorgeous and right on the river. We spent just about every day just sitting on the dock watching the tide come in and out and the wild life. The cottage is beautiful and the owners were very accommodating. I would highly recommend this location. The only thing that would have made it better is if we would have had our own boat.
  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Deep Water in Savannah! Wilmington Island - Historic Savannah
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Skidaway Island Coastal Georgia
5

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5
We had a great time staying here on the water. House is very comfortable and has an awesome view.
  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Deep Water in Savannah! Wilmington Island - Historic Savannah
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Skidaway Island Coastal Georgia
5

Away from Home

  • 5 of 5
Amazing best describes this place. We are a family of four that love water and boating. This was the perfect place. Words and pictures can never do it justice. You just gotta stay there. So peaceful, restful, and views from all rooms are great. The owners are some of the kindness people you can meet. Location was perfect, not far from the heart of Savannah, near some great restaurants and grocery store. We even got to see the Coast Guard doing training maneuvers on the river the morning we left. We will definitely be back. Loved Savannah, visited Tybee Island and slept and rested like we were at home. The wood work in this place is unbelievable. All I can say is Loved Loved Loved it. By far one of our best vacations.
  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Deep Water in Savannah! Wilmington Island - Historic Savannah
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Skidaway Island Coastal Georgia
Crestview, Floida Panhandle
5

Great relaxing place to stay.

  • 5 of 5
The house was relaxing, very comfortable and decor was magnificent. Experiencing the low & high tides made the lapping of the water even more relaxing. Sitting outside on the decks were great. Wanda & Bob are very nice & friendly host. Had no problems while staying there. Very good location and very excessible to alot of the areas to go to places. Will be going back again for another "Girls Weekend".
Loved It!!! Robin, Pam and Tippi
  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Skidaway Island Coastal Georgia
Orange County, California
5

Savannah Family Reunion/Wedding Trip

  • 5 of 5
We were so fortunate to find this gem of a property in Savannah! We have been coming to Savannah for years for family gatherings and had no idea such a unique property was available to rent in the area. The owners were such gracious hosts - and this coupled with the central location of this meticulously restored 'boathouse residence' made for a perfect stay for our family of 4. We will be back to Savannah again and hope it is available for our next visit!
  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Jim and Diana, Thanks so much for your kind review. I am happy that you enjoyed your visit and certainly hope you come to stay with us again! I had fun meeting your family - one of the best parts of renting our home is the wonderful people who come our way! Savannah is the perfect place for a family trip. Wanda
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Skidaway Island Coastal Georgia
Springfield, Illinois USA
5

Great Family Vacation Over the 4th of July

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful time staying at the Dock House and enjoyed the short drive to Tybee Island and dinner in downtown Savannah at Paula Dean's. The owners were wonderful and our young adults and younger child all enjoyed the boat ride on the intercoastal and the dolphins that greeted us in the morning while sipping coffee on the dock. We have recommended this spot to numerous friends looking for that unique get away. The last night we enjoyed the fireworks on the 4th of July that could be seen from the dock that were over downtown Savannah. The house comfortably sleeps 6 and everything is easy to find in town. We look forward to visiting again in the future. Kevin and Michelle
  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: Kevin and Michelle, It was such a pleasure to meet you and your family! I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for recommending it to others. I appreciate all your kind comments and certainly hope to see all of you again soon! Wanda
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Great location on the edge of the beautiful Wilmington River (intra-coastal waterway). Relax in a delightful cottage built in the 1930's and completely remodeled in 2012. Hardwood floors throughout the house with an awesome close-up waterfront view from every room. A spacious living room, separate dining room, fully equipped kitchen and two bedrooms offer you a home away from home. Enjoy an updated bathroom. Cook your fish or steaks on the convenient outdoor grill under the large covered porch while the ocean breeze reminds you that you are on vacation. Or save your appetite for a low country boil on your dock that you share only with the family in main house. Plenty of room for vacation meals inside the house, on the porch or on the dock.

This perfect location between Savannah and Tybee Island means you are only 10 miles from historic downtown and 10 miles to Tybee.

You can fish off the dock or catch blue crabs right off the dock and cook them on the dock in the cooker provided. You can relax in the sun or swim in the river. You will have lots of room on the dock for sunbathing and a large covered area for picnics and reading that book you have been eager to read. Bring your own boat and tie up to the dock - you will be ready to take advantage of the great fishing in the area.

Cast off your boat at the dock and you can be in the ocean or playing in the sand on a secluded, barrier island beach in minutes. Collect seashells and walk on the beaches. No big crowds on these beaches that you can only reach by boat! Or you can fish for trout or bass in the rivers and marshes. Cook your own fresh fish some evenings and enjoy the fine restaurants on Wilmington Island

and, downtown Savannah or Tybee Island other evenings.

You will want to be at the cottage and dock at least one evening for the beautiful sunset.

For the golfers, The Wilmington Plantation Golf Club is located a quarter mile away. Another option is to take your boat across the river to Priest's Landing, dock the boat and play at The Landings on Skidaway Island (or you may choose to drive).

We have information for you on kayak rentals, dolphin and river excursions and inshore and offshore charter fishing, and barrier island tours.

We're sure you will have so much fun that you will want to return to this location for more getaways!

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Availability & Rates

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Skidaway Island Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Apr 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$250
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,620
 
 
Low season
Nov 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$225
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,450
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2014 - Nov 29 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,620
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2014 - Dec 27 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,620
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$225
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $100
Notes Holidays, special events and St. Patrick's Day may be higher, please call.
$300 reservation/damage deposit locks in your date (refundable)
Full rent payment required at least 2 wk. before check-in date. Rates include tax.
$100 Cleaning fee

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Amenities

Skidaway Island Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Stove ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 You will love our updated bathroom!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Comfy queen bed, ceiling fans, dressing table. Great view!
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 twin beds, ceiling fan and dressing table
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) 2 sofabeds in large living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Attractions:
  • marina
  • water parks
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • surfing
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
Notes:
Ceiling fans in both bedrooms.
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