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My Ships Ahoy - on Tybee's North Beach

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 490 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom Sleeps 2 adults

Vacation on Tybee! Enjoy soft, chool microfiber sheets.

Book this cute, cozy condo that accommodates 2 adults comfortably.

Spend your vacation in 'My Ships Ahoy' at Savannah Beach and Racquet Club where the Sun sets on the other side of the building, leaving you with shade and cool breezes as you wind down from your day in the sun. Sit by the pool or stroll down the private boardwalk and experience an amazing sunset as you watch dolphins dancing, birds diving for evening meals in the Atlantic Ocean and Enjoy views of the Big Ships coming in and out of Savannah.

After a full day, enjoy a comfortable nights sleep on the Queen bed. Not only will you have the unbelievable softness of microfiber sheets, but it also features a Termperpedic memory foam bed topper.

Chaise lounge sofa in the living room allows you to cuddle up to relax ands enjoy the 42' flat screen t.v. with Cable and built in DVD.

Remember to bring your favorite K-Cups for the Keurig as you watch the sun come up in the morning. Or, if you prefer, use the regular coffee maker that is also provided.

And, don't forget, there is password protected WIFI inside the Condo!

Rental rate does not include local hotel/sales taxes and fees. 'Mermaid' cleaning service is $80+, depending on length of stay. LaTrelle Pevey, Realtor LIC#127150, ERA Southeast Coastal Real Estate.

More Details

Owner
Donna Cole
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2017

About Donna Cole

I was born in Savannah and my family always vactioned on Tybee Island throughout the years and I still Love to spend my time off on this wonderful Island. It is small and intimate and so close to Historic Downtown Savannah.

Donna Cole purchased this condo in 2004

Why Donna Cole chose Coastal Georgia

I like that this is a gated Condo Complex with good parking available and that it has an Elevator!

What makes this condo unique

Waving the Big Ships into the Savannah Harbor from the Balcony of My Ships Ahoy! Tempurpedic Bed Topper and Microfiber Sheets!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time at your condo this past week. Plenty of dolphins, seafood, swimming, and sunburn. Thanks for everything. With any luck, we will be able to stay there again next year.



Sincerely,

Scott and Amanda
Jul 2012
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Amenities

Tybee Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 490 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No grilling or open flame allowed on the balcony or inside the condo. No smoking allowed inside, or you will be charged
  • $50 fee to change or cancel reservation charged by owner in addition to any fees charged by VRBO to process your payment/refund
  • Guests shall not exceed the occupancy limit of 4 guests. This includes the pool area (2 adults, 2 children MAX). Only 1 parking space per unit
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Luxurious Bamboo Linens and Tempur-pedic Bed Topper
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Luxurious Linens and Bed Topper on this Lounging Futon
    Single in hallway - 1 twin/ single , Comfy Bed Topper
  • (1) Queen size Beds / Luxurious Bamboo Linens and Tempur-pedic Bed Topper (1) Futon / Luxurious Linens and Bed Topper on this Lounging Futon (1) Single Bunk Bed / Comfy Bed Topper
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 Beach Chairs provided. Luxurious Linens - natural bamboo. Great Beach Combing. Watch and wave the Ships in from Sea to Savannah! Enjoy watching the dolphins dance and the birds dive for their dinner! Boardwalk from Building to Ocean.....past the Pool and don't forget to shower the sand from your toes on the way back.

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(61 traveler reviews)

My Ships Ahoy - on Tybee's North Beach
average rating of 4.2131147 based on 64 reviews
5

AWSOME

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from staying at this place. It was so nice. Very clean and Mrs. Cole was quick to answer any questions I had. We wanted to do a dolphin tour but decided not to spend the money on it cause we literally was swimming with the Dolphins at this place. The condo is very nice And quite. I would definitely go back again. My only complaint is water pressure. But over all I give this place 5 stars. Private beach, Dolphins everywhere and just a nice relaxing place to spend a vacation. Thank you Mrs Cole for sharing your place with us.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the wonderful 5 star review and for choosing to stay with us during your trip to Tybee! It is amazing how much dolphin activity there is on this end of the island, it is almost as if they put on their own private show just for you! So glad you had such a nice time while at My Ships Ahoy. We look forward to having you and your family visit us again!
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

I really enjoyed my stay on Tybee Island. The owner, Donna Cole, was great to work with and answered my questions immediately. The condo was clean and had everything needed for a pleasant stay. The north beach area was quiet and not crowded during our stay. I can't wait to visit next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greenwood, South Carolina
5

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Thanks so much for allowing us to stay at your condo. We had a wonderful time. The bed was comfortable and perfect for a small family. The condo was clean and provided basic things like towels, washcloths, and paper towels/toliet paper. We've stayed in condos around this club before and this one was probably one of the best so far.

The only things I would say is maybe some more comfortable furniture on the balcony and this condo is on the third floor opposite the elevator. There are two flights of stairs, though not a problem for us, it might for others. Also, there is no cable/satellite in the bedroom, only a TV/DVD player. There is strong wifi though.

Donna was very responsive to my questions and readily available via cell. I had no problems getting the keys/card nor did I have any other issues during my stay.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay at My Ships Ahoy. I am happy to report that the futon has been replaced with a Chaise Lounge Sofa, and there new balcony furniture on the way! I will need to check on the cable in the room, as Comcast recently updated everything and they were supposed to hook it up to the bedroom. Thank you for the 5 star review, we hope to have you visit us again the next time you are on Tybee Island!
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4

Great location and property!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our trip to Tybee Island (4 older ladies). The location was perfect - on the beach, pool nearby. My Ships Ahoy is more suited to a couple or very small family. It was a little crowded for 4 women but we made it work! We enjoyed eating out at local restaurants and a little shopping in addition to nightly walks on the beach and sun beside the pool. We contacted the realtor regarding a chair missing off the balcony and no beach umbrella. She quickly assessed the situation and got back to us. Just a few minor things we noticed - a few dishes should be replaced (cracked cup, bowl, glass/nonstick skillet in bad shape) but we were able to save some money cooking breakfast and lunch each day in the condo. With 4 women getting up at different times, a little WD40 on the door hinges would be helpful so they do not squeak as much! We also observed you might want to put some large felt squares on the bottom of the futon so the people below your unit do not hear it as much on the floor when it is being set back up into a couch position from being in the bed position. Thank you for sharing your place with us! We hope to come back again sometime!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the information as this is the first report we have had of the issues with the dishes, pans and doors. I was there yesterday putting in new bar stools and could not find any cracked dishes, so I assume you got rid of those for us. Thanks! Also, we have replaced the skillet with a brand new nonstick skillet. And took your advice to spray WD-40 on all the hinges. Again, I appreciate you letting us know so that we could correct these things. We look forward to having you back if you ever come this way again!
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4

It was a great location!

  • 4 of 5

We loved being so close to the beach & very much enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Josh, so glad you enjoyed your time at My Ships Ahoy. We welcome you guys back anytime!
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Not my best vacation

  • 2 of 5

First of all, I must say that the condo was clean and seemed well taken care of.

My husband and I did not care for the bed. It was very soft, however, it was almost too soft and it seems to roll you in toward the middle. There was a lack of comfortable seating otherwise within the condo. The futon is to be used mostly for seating in the living area, but the mattress slides down (like most futons) constantly. Other than that, there really isn’t a comfortable place to just kick back and relax. I also expected there to be more of a view of the water from the balcony, but there really isn’t. The balcony faces a parking lot and you have to basically go to one end of it and lean out to see a small part of the ocean.

We had an issue one day where the electricity was turned off. This was a result of the bill not being paid by the owner. The situation was remedied and we did re-gained electricity within only a couple of hours, however, it was an interruption to our stay that should never have happened. I feel that this was just poor business.

We ended up leaving the condo a day early and forfeiting a night’s stay that we had already paid for. This was mainly because we did not enjoy the area in general, not necessarily because of the condo. There was not much beach weather during our stay and there just wasn’t a lot to do in the area otherwise.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head International
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Walking distance to Pizza and Beer
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Wilmington Island
Nearest Train
20 Miles
AmTrak
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
U.S. Highway 80 East
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Several to choose from in walking distance
Nearest Beach
0.05 Miles
Tybee Island on The Atlantic Ocean
Car: recommended

Historic Savannah only 25 minutes away, offers you amazing history and the best of dining in the South! Savannah Beach and Racquet Club is located on the North end of Tybee. It is a gated community, with 2 pools and 3 tennis courts.

My Ships Ahoy is only steps to the pools and boardwalk to the ocean with awesome sunsets and amazing sunrises. Don't forget to bring your personal beach chairs and beach towels.

Walk to Shopping and Restaurants. Don't miss the 'Hands On' Marine Science Museum and Historic Fort Pulaski. Best Chefs in Savannah!

Historic Fort Pulaski, Tybee Island Light House, Logger Head Turtle Tour, Touch and Interactive Sea Museum. Golf cart and moped rentals.

This condo unit does not allow pets and My Ships Ahoy is a Smoke FREE Environment - No Smoking Allowed!!

There is so much to do here, and you can get lots of wonderful ideas.

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Rates & Availability

Tybee Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Season
Mar 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$800
 
 
Off Seaon
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$115
Fri,Sat
$675
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $80 + Tax
Maintenance $25 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 13.0%

There is an additional Security Deposit of $100 charged to all reservations. In the event that there are damages to the property or housekeeping is required to do ANY additional work that was not done as part of the check-in/check-out procedures, that money will be deducted from the Security Deposit. Otherwise, the Security Deposit will be refunded within 7 days from the guests departure.
Minimum $80 Cleaning Fee (more depending on length of stay)
Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed
50% of total payment due in advance, balances due 2 weeks before arrival. If traveling within 3 weeks of arrival, full payment due in advance.
Owner reserves the right to cancel a reservation at their own discretion.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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