Where to stay around Coastal Georgia?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 4,757 vacation rentals near Coastal Georgia. From 1,740 houses to 1,372 condos, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Coastal Georgia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Coastal Georgia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Coastal Georgia. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Hilton Head Island: 6,729 vacation rentals
  • Florida: 119,451 vacation rentals
  • Tybee Island: 2,647 vacation rentals
  • Savannah: 2,976 vacation rentals
  • South Carolina: 21,772 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Coastal Georgia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Coastal Georgia?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Coastal Georgia:

  • Hilton Head Island: 6,729 rentals
  • Tybee Island: 2,647 rentals
  • Savannah: 2,976 rentals
  • St Simons Island: 1,187 rentals
  • Jekyll Island: 1,159 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Coastal Georgia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Coastal Georgia are:

  • Brunswick Golden Isles Airport (BQK): 1,206 vacation rentals
  • Hilton Head Airport (HXD): 7,294 vacation rentals
  • Jacksonville International Airport (JAX): 736 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Coastal Georgia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Coastal Georgia. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • United States Customhouse: 3,109 rentals
  • Coligny Beach: 6,835 rentals
  • North Beach: 7,457 rentals
  • Sea Island Golf Club: 1,181 rentals
  • Driftwood Beach: 1,180 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Coastal Georgia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Vacationing in Coastal Georgia

Coastal Georgia offers a beautiful vacation destination for families and couples. The area has many vacation rental options, but beach rentals are one of the most popular. Many of the beach homes that are available for rent have ocean views, remodeled kitchens and some even have private pools.

Savannah

A trip to Coastal Georgia isn't really complete without visiting the city of Savannah. There are vacation rentals in the downtown area if you choose to stay in one of the most beautiful and historically rich cities in the nation. When in town, visitors should take a trolley tour to see some of the most famous sites of the city like the Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace and the famous Savannah City Market. The Historic district has charming homes and buildings that date back to the Civil War. The city is full of antebellum architecture and style. You can also take a riverboat cruise with different options like a narrated tour, sunset cruise or dinner cruise.

Wonderful Seafood

Seafood is a staple in the Coastal Georgia area. When you're visiting the area, consider trying local favorites like wild caught shrimp that's brought in locally from the waters just off the Georgia coast. Another wildly popular dish in the area is the low country boil. Ordering one of these feasts will usually please an entire family. The dish includes shrimp, corn, potatoes and smoked sausage seasoned and boiled to perfection. The classic way to eat this is to lay down some newspapers and drop it all right on the table. Nothing says Southern cooking like a family style dinner. Fresh, raw oysters are also a very popular dish when in season.

Beach Activities

The beaches on the coast of Georgia are wide, clean and family friendly. Several islands and beach locales are popular with visitors. The calm Atlantic Ocean allows children to play in the water but at the same time provides a great atmosphere for boating, kayaking and other water sports. For the anglers, there are many opportunities for catching different types of fish. On the coast, there are different charter companies to take you out on the water and most of them also provide equipment and bait. The ship captains are experts and know just where to take you so that you can catch the big one. Children will enjoy seeing the schools of dolphins that enjoy playing off the coast.

Tybee Island

Tybee Island is one of the most popular with visiting families due to the proximity to Savannah and the many things to do. Visitor's to Tybee Island can ride bikes all throughout the island and visit local favorites like the old-fashioned ice cream shop. The island is also teeming with wildlife and has a nature preserve that is only accessible by boat. The Sea Turtle project on the island allows children to experience what it's like to help save these magnificent creatures. The marine science center also has many types of local wildlife to see and learn more about. There are many rental options on the island including condos and beach homes.

Weather

The coast of Georgia has mild year round weather. Any time of year is a great time to visit. For those who are sensitive to heat, and it does get hot and humid, the spring and fall may be the best option. The fall can bring in a few storms off the coast.

How to Get There

Many people drive in to the coastal area by private car or rental car. There is also an airport in nearby Savannah and the Greyhound line also brings travelers into the area.