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Tom Colasanto

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

Ocean View, Tastefully decorated, relaxed atmosphere, able to walk everywhere

80 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Tybee Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, queen sofa in living room unit sleeps 6

Located less than 50 yards from the beach 20 minutes to Historic Downtown Savannah, Walk to restaurants, taverns and Island shopping and the historic pier.

Historic Savannah has 3 of the USA's most Famous Restaurants: 'The Pirates' House Restaurant' where you can act like a Pirate and talk like a Pirate (with the oldest building in all of Georgia), The Food Channel's popular Paula Deen's 'The Lady & Son's' restaurant and 'Mrs. Wilkes' family style restaurant where President Obama ate during his visit to Savannah, all in the Downtown Historic district of Savannah, GA and it's only 20 minutes away.

Walk to Tybee Island area restaurants, taverns and Island shopping. Fully equipped Kitchen, free use of a washer/Dryer inside our home. Free WI-Fi, DVD player, Historic Homes and Golf nearby. Outdoor BBQ grils.

End Unit Closest to the Beach: Our Ocean View Condominium has one of the best views of the ocean. The two rocking high chairs provide a very relaxing and romantic view while the swinging lounge seat affords a soothing feeling to enjoy the Island breeze. We are within steps of the ocean, two blocks from the city pier where you can rent fishing equipment and fish right oiff the pier. We are within walking distance of local restaurants, shopping and taverns.

Downtown Historic Savannah: Geogia's first city and one of the Nation’s earliest Historic Districts. This is a true walking City that allows visitors to view Historic homes as well as the 22 City Squares with their year round live oak trees and hanging Spanish Moss.

There is an abundance of restaurants to please everyone's palate. The 3 World Famous restaurant list includes:

'The Pirate House' (has the oldest structure in all of Georgia) Meet and talk to the Pirates

Paula Deen's 'The Lady & Sons' (TV's Food Channel's favorite Southern Lady)

'Mrs. Wilke's' Family Restaurant (Where President Obama ate Southern Cooking.)

All within walking distance while in Downtown Historic Savannah

Take a River Boat Cruise on just walk along the River Front and enjoy the many restaurant, shops, then rest on one of the walking open mall benches and watch the huge International cargo ships ride the Savannah River as they come in and out of our Port, which is the fourth largest in the USA

Area Golf: Savannah and its surrounding areas offer many excellent Golf courses. The local weather provides an opportunity to play year round. Golf courses are within 15 minutes away and have some of the finest courses available. Rates are reasonable and tee times are often easy to get. There are plenty of public as well as private golf courses to choose from, including those designed by several golf professionals.

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Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Tom Colasanto (Owner)
Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

About Tom Colasanto

Cathy & I met after we both suffered tragic marital losses. We were both born and rasied in New York, but actually met an fell in love in Savannah, GA

Tom Colasanto purchased this condo in 2006

Why Tom Colasanto chose Coastal Georgia

Cathy always wanted a place by the water. We looked for years until we settled on our Magnificent Ocean View Condominium.

What makes this condo unique

Excellent location within walking distance of almost eveything Tybee. Our home is a show place and has a fantastic ocean view.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Tom & Cathy,

I would love to brag on your condo again at links below, except we bought a new computer and I have not bought Microsoft Office yet, so I have no word doc. to type anything in. Weather was perfect for us, after all, we left below zero temps in Illinois. We also love the peacefulness of January, so it was all good. Hoping to stay again next year for 2 weeks if you'll have us!! Thanks so much for the gift certificate also, we always eat at Spanky's at least once & this time I had something other than the stuffed quesadillas I love so much, because we ate there twice! Thank you again for everything!
Jan 2014
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Reviews

4.9
based on 80 traveler reviews

Ocean View, Tastefully decorated, relaxed atmosphere, able to walk everywhere
average rating of 4.875 based on 85 reviews
5

Great location with a wonderful beach view

  • 5 of 5

This condo is great! The location is perfect, just steps from the wooden bridge to the beach. Cathy & Tom showed such hospitality with a warm welcome via bottles of water, a bottle of wine & a personalized welcome card. We enjoyed the kitchen & it was wonderful having the ability to wash our clothes with the onsite W&D. Highly recommend this as a place to stay when visiting Tybee.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for those kind words, hearing from satisfied guests makes us feel warm inside. Cathy & I try darn hard to make our guests feel comfortable and welcomed during their stay. We hope to see you again in the near future. Cathy & Tom
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5

Great location...

  • 5 of 5

What a great location. It was very easy to book our rental of Cathy & Tom's beach home. Tom was prompt in his replies to my emails and sent plenty of directions and descriptions on where to park and how to access the condo.

The condo itself was exactly as pictured and everything that we needed for our stay—towels, toilet paper, garbage bags, etc—was provided. They even had beach towels and a few beach toys in the bedroom closets. The balcony is nice and big and has a fantastic view of the water. My family of four fit out there comfortably and spent a lot of time out there just relaxing.

If you need restaurant recommendations....While staying in Tybee we went into Savannah twice and loved Molly MacPhearson's Pub so much we ate there both times. We also ate at Spanky's Beachside right around the corner one night and The Breakfast Club one morning. Both were great.

We would stay at Cathy and Tom's beach home again in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such an honest and nice review. Cathy & I enjoy it when our guests reach out to share their experience with others. We certainly look forward to seeing y'all again sometime in the future. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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5

Great Condo - Exactly as advertised

  • 5 of 5

The condo was exactly as advertised - Tom and Cathy were great hosts - reachable by telephone with any questions. The location directly near the beach on the south end of the island was perfect for access to the beach, restaurants, 12th street pier, and shopping. I would highly recommend to other families.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, Thank you for those kind words and for the recommendation you gave us. We always welcome suggestions from our guests to help us make our home better for all future guests. We are always very pleased when folks like you enjoy your stay at our home and find the time to share your thoughts with others. we look forward to your return sometime in the future. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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5

Great location!!!

  • 5 of 5

The location was great!! Short walk to the beach and to the local shops. The condo was equipped with everything we needed and with special touches to make us feel welcome. Would highly recommend to anyone we know!! Thanks for making our stay enjoyable!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our home as your vacation destination. We appreciate your comments and look forward to your return. Cathy & Tom
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5

Nice rental with a great view

  • 5 of 5

The pictures are accurate, although they don't do justice to the beautiful view from the 2nd story covered porch. The beach is just across the street. Tom worked with us on an early check-in where we found a bottle of wine and chocolates awaiting us.

We would definitely stay here again and hope to do so in the near future. There are restaurants in easy walking distance as well as many others not quite so near. Our favorites are AJ's Dockside, the Crab Shack, the Sundae Cafe and the Breakfast Club.

Tybee Island is a unique and wonderful place and this is a well-maintained condo with a view that makes the price a steal.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Joe, Thanks for letting us know. It was submitted correctly, and we received a confirmation from the website. We thank you very much for having posted the positive feedback and we look forward to your return. Thank You, Cathy & Tom
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5

Great location, property, etc!

  • 5 of 5

Will most certainly stay here again. This is in the perfect location on Tybee island. Right in the middle of all the shops and restaurants. Walking distance to everything. Condo was spacious and clean. The bottle of wine and chocolates on the bed are a great touch. Parking under the building is nice, keeps the car cool. 2 parking spots in really nice. The only downfall is there is no elevator and the entrance is on the 3rd floor, 2 stories up from ground level. Our group was fine but if you have trouble climbing stairs, this is not the place for you.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a candid review. Both Cathy and I welcome comments, especially when they are as nice as tours. We look forward to your return visit.
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Map

Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Within walking distance
Nearest Golf
15 Metres
Wilmington Island Golf Club
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Downtown Savannah
Nearest Motorway
22 Miles
Route I-95 & Route I-16
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Within walking distance
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Walk to Tybee Island Ocean Beach
Car: necessary

Local shops and Restaurants, Boating, fishing, golfing, water skiing, surf boarding, Film Festival, Pirate's Festival, Music Festival, Historic Homes, St.John's Cathedral, 2nd Largest St. Patrick's Day Parade in the USA, River Front Restaurants and shopping, River Boat Cruise, Gambling Cruise, Convention Center, City Tours, Ghost Tours, Water Park nearby, Movie Scenes, Inter Coastal Waterway, Boating, International Airport, the Nation's First Planned City, Access from North South and East West Highways

Other Activities: Para Sailing, Kyacking, surf casting, deep sea fishing, Dolphin watching, surfing, paddle sufing, canoeing, surfing, all types of water sports.

Golf: Georgia is home to many Golf tournaments including 'The Legends of Golf' and 'Augusta National'. Nearby public and privates courses offer year round golfing

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Rates & Availability

Tybee Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall
Sep 12 2016 - Nov 7 2016
3 night minimum stay
$165
$1,095
 
 
Off Season
Nov 8 2016 - Dec 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$120
$795
 
 
Off Season
Jan 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
$795
$3,000
 
 
Mid Season
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,130
$3,500
 
 
Early Summer
Apr 7 2017 - Jun 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
$1,230
$4,000
 
 
Summer
Jun 2 2017 - Sep 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$210
$1,396
$5,500
 
 
Fall
Sep 11 2017 - Nov 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,130
$3,500
 
 
Off Season
Nov 13 2017 - Mar 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$125
$830
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$125
$798
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

One Time Cleaning Fee $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

A flat fee of $110.00 plus 13% tax is added during holiday week. Holidays include MLK Day, St. Patrick's Day, Valentine's Day, President's Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Memorial Day, Father's Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day , Columbus Day, Pirates Fest Weekend, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years or other special events such as marathons

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Tybee Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1038 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • River ...
  • Town ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , In Master Suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Guest Bath
  • Corian counter tops and tiled floors. Tub & shower in Master Suite, Shower in Guest Bath. Guest soap, 6 towels in each, facial wipes, deodorant spray, facial tissues and 2 rolls of toiler paper in each bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , TV & VCR in room
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , TV & VCR in room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , TV VCR & DVD in Living Room
  • All sleeping areas have a TV and a VCR plus there is a DVD connected to the living room TV
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pictures are deceiving, premises are actually better than the photos, for proof, read the reviews. We recently upgraded the flooring in the living, dining, kitchen and hall to tiled floors, and repainted the whole interior. Bedrooms have carpeting.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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