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

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,038 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 13 nights

Overview

About the property

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, easy walk to restaurants, taverns and Island shopping and the historic pier.

You can walk to almost every Tybee Island area restaurants, taverns and Island shopping.

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 (where the oldest building in all of Georgia resides), 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.

While you are in downtown Savannah, visit many of the Historic sites and homes, take a trolley ride, horse and carriage or various other means to see the downtown historic building and homes including the many haunted establishments.

We have a fully equipped Kitchen, with free use of a washer/Dryer inside our home. Free WI-Fi, DVD player, Historic Homes and Golf nearby. Outdoor BBQ grils.

Our home is the 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.

Visit 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 21 City Squares with their year round live oak trees and hanging Spanish Moss.

There is an abundance of restaurants to please everyone's palate.

Take a River Boat Cruise on just walk along the River Front and enjoy the many restaurants, 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 port 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. some 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.

More Details

Owner
Tom Colasanto
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 30, 2017

About Tom Colasanto

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

We first lived in a rural suburban but realized that without any children living at home, that an urban area was more our liking. we moved to downtown Savannah in 2005 and have enjoyed every day here in our walking community.

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. However, since we are both very active people and discovered that we could not spend as much time at our Ocean View Condominium as we would have liked to, we elected to share our home and all its beauty with others, and began using it for short term rentals.

What makes this condo unique

Our home is in an excellent prime location within walking distance of almost everything Tybee. Our home is a show place and has a fantastic ocean view. We are located on the south end of the beach where most of the activities take place.

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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Amenities

Tybee Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1038 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
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
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
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. We supply guest hand 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. We also supply several VCR's for your use. And have a small library of books.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • 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
  • 1 bicycles
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • 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 is 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. We continue to upgrade as time goes on.

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

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(92 traveler reviews)

Ocean View, Tastefully decorated, relaxed atmosphere, able to walk everywhere
average rating of 4.847826 based on 97 reviews
Dawsonville, GA
5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

In all the years I’ve been vacationing on Tybee Island, I’ve always gotten a hotel room. On this year’s spring trip, my friends and I decided to try out a condo and I’m so glad we picked this one. Not that there’s anything wrong with the hotels on Tybee, I’ve always had good stays and service out of all the hotels I’ve stayed in, but having the amenities of a condo made a definite improvement. The condo was beautiful. The location on the South end was near perfect. Within walking distance of all the shops, restaurants, night life and pier, and just steps from the beach. The view of the beach and ocean from the porch was fantastic. I love to cook and entertain and having a fully working kitchen was wonderful. We loved having the washer and dryer in the condo also, helped keep things tidy for the time we stayed. Cathy and Tom: Thank you so much for your hospitality. The bottle of wine, bottled water and chocolates you left out for us on our arrival was such a nice personal touch. I just can’t say enough wonderful things about our stay and accommodations. We had a great time and look forward to staying in your condo again in the future if you won’t mind having us. Thank you again. – John V. Cronan

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much John, we are happy that y'all had such a good time. We certainly look forward to your return. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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5

This was definately a home away from home and the owners showed great hospitality.

  • 5 of 5

I was very impressed by it and I really enjoyed my stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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4

This year in Tybee Island

  • 4 of 5

Great place to get together and visit. The four of us have been meeting some where every year. Two of us have been doing this for the past 40 years. This was my 33 year and our newest friend for the last ten years. Really nice condo with ocean view. Tom and Cathy made us feel welcome with a personalized note and refreshments. We even had a piece of chocolate on each pillow. Walking distance to shops and restaurants. Quick drive to the lighthouse. Easy drive to Savannah for sightseeing and shopping. Thanks for the hospitality.

The Girls reunion in Tybee Island

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing our home for your vacation destination. We appreciate your comments and are glad that y'all enjoyed your stay. Cathy and Tom
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5

First time in a rented condo, but not our last.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely condo. We felt so at home. Loved having a washer and dryer on premises, so handy. The view of the ocean from the balcony was a wonderful way to start each day with a cup of coffee. The location of the condo to restaurants, shops and most importantly the ocean couldn't have been more convenient.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, Cathy & I appreciate all comments from our guests. we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope to look for a return visit from y'all in the future. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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5

Very clean and tidy.

  • 5 of 5

Nicely decorated condo. Well kept and clean. View is fantastic.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Matthew, Thank you for taking out the time to write a review, We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our Tybee Island home and look forward to your return. Please let us know if you took the opportunity to write ion out guest book at our home. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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Great Location on Tybee

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend getaway on Tybee. The condo was nicely decorated and very clean. When we arrived there was a personal welcome note with our names, and water bottles and a bottle of wine. That was a very pleasant surprise! The condo had everything we needed. Restaurants were right around the corner. We loved sitting out on the deck in the rocking chairs and porch swing as we people watched. From the deck there is a nice view of the beach. I had questions for Tom and he was quick to respond via text. Thanks for your hospitality Tom and Cathy!

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cathy & I appreciate each and every review. We especially enjoyed your comments regarding the welcome tray that we provided. We look forward to seeing you again sometime in the future. Cathy & Tom Colasanto
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Map

Tybee Island Lighthouse
"A place to visit and see Tybee Island from the top"
Sundae Cafe
"Be sure to try this restaurant for great eats. A reservation is a very good idea. "
The Crab Shack
"For fun and terrific food, this is the place to go."
Fort Pulaski National Monument
"Where some of the strongest battles took place in defense of the Savannah and outlying areas."
Tybee Island Marine Science Center
"See what Sea life is all about and visit this museum."
North Beach Bar & Grill
"good food an easy walk to the beach on the North side with a lot less people tom crowd you."
Fannie's on the Beach
"Sit on the upper level for a complete view of the beach and the ocean. Music abounds."
Marlin Monroe's Surfside Grill
"Music is always on, good times are found here, able to eat outdoors and enjoy the ocean breeze."
The Breakfast Club
"Worth the wait. This is a must place tom have breakfast, food is plentiful and rewarding."
Tybee Beach pier and pavilion
"The center piece of Tybee Island. Take a walk to the end and perhaps see some fish or other ..."
Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearby Within walking distance
Nearest Golf
15 Metres
Wilmington Island Golf Club
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Downtown Savannah
Nearest Motorway
Route 80 plus Route I-95 & Route I-16
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearby Within walking distance
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Small 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:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
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
 
 
Independence Day w/tz
Jun 23 2017 - Jul 5 2017
13 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
Labor Day w/tax
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 5 2017
6 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
Fall
Sep 11 2017 - Nov 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,130
$3,500
 
 
Columbus Day w/tax
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 10 2017
5 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
Veterna's Day w/tax
Nov 9 2017 - Nov 13 2017
5 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
Off Season
Nov 13 2017 - Mar 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$125
$830
$3,000
 
 
Thanksgiving Day w/tax
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 27 2017
11 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas Week
Dec 21 2017 - Dec 28 2017
8 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
New Years Eve w/tax
Dec 29 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
MLK Day Week w/tax
Jan 11 2018 - Jan 17 2018
7 night minimum stay
$125
Flat fee
 
 
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

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

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