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101 Steps to the Beach, Sun, Sand, and Body Surfing Waves

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 944 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

This 944 square foot condo features solid hardwood flooring, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a 50 inch flat screen TV. The kitchen is complete with pots, pans and spices for cooking along with 12 place settings of dishes and glasses. You can easily cook and eat in, or go to the restaurants that are within walking and biking distance of the condo. Be one of the lucky ones to stay in this very nicely appointed vacation get away just steps from the beach!

Tybee is listed as a top 10 beach by Health Magazine. There are miles of sandy beaches to walk, the ocean to swim in, water sports galore--boating, kayaking, surfing, kite boarding, parasailing. Tybee is bike friendly with bike rental companies within walking distance, some bike rental companies will even deliver the bikes to you! Tybee has Kayak rental companies, boat charters, and dolphin tours. Restaurants for every taste on the island. Tybee is a laid back island, a perfect place to get away and enjoy the beach.

Our condo has two bedrooms with queen size beds, so will comfortably sleep four. There is also a queen size sleeper sofa in in the living room. The dining room table is set up for four, and has a butterfly leaf to extend to seat six. Four is the ideal number of guests, but it can accommodate six, if at least two are children.

Keywords: Condo, Condominium, Apartment, Flat, Beach House

More Details

Owner
Paul & Mary Gilker
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2017

About Paul & Mary Gilker

We bought this condo because of its great location so close to the beach at the South End of Tybee. We live on Tybee full time and wanted an extra place just for rentals, and overflow when our family visits! We have many wonderful summer memories spent at the beach and want to provide a place for you to make your own memories. Tybee is a special place and we want to share it with you.

Paul & Mary Gilker purchased this condo in 2010

Why Paul & Mary Gilker chose Coastal Georgia

We like the South end of Tybee because it is close to the beach, Back River, and you can walk/bike where ever you want to go.

What makes this condo unique

We set the condo up as a place we would want to stay and are proud to have our family and friends vacation in it. We hope you enjoy staying there, too!

Amenities

Tybee Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 944 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , attached to Master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 full baths in the condo, and an outdoor shower to rinse the sand and salt off.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master Bedroom has attached Bathroom
    Second Bedroom - 1 queen
  • 2 Queen size Beds, Sleeper Sofa in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Porch Furniture
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Covered off street parking for 2 vehicles, oversized vehicles and roof racks will not fit.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(69 traveler reviews)

101 Steps to the Beach, Sun, Sand, and Body Surfing Waves
average rating of 4.942029 based on 69 reviews
Westerville, Ohio 43082
5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is nicely decorated and well equipped. Paul met us upon arrival and gave us a great introduction to ensure a pleasant stay.

The porch was so pleasant. We got around with bikes and there were many restaurants within walking distance.

To address the concern in a previous review--- recycling was at the bottom of the stairs!

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The condo was lovely and well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

It was our first stay at Tybee and staying at the condo made it great. It was like being at home yet having the ocean right outside. When we weren't at the beach we were talking on the porch. It was also close to a few good restaurants so we didn't have to drive every night for supper. We will definitely come back. The owners were lovely and helpful.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great and convenient place to stay

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed the apartment, its furnishings and amenities. Location could not be better and host was very welcoming. He was always available and gave an excellent rundown of sights to see, places to eat, etc. The concern of all 3 of us was that he said there was no recycling and even questioned the advantage of recycling. We later saw recycling containers at many residences. We encourage him to recycle and understand the importance of doing this for Tybee and the world's environment.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Photos tell the story: wonderful place to stay; Paul and Mary are caring, friendly hosts

  • 4 of 5

TIP: Look at the TVs in the photos of a lot of OTHER properties. They look like business envelopes. People take pics with special lenses to make their properties look bigger; it's not an honest representation of the property. Paul and Mary's photos are accurate and tell the true story. We use VRBO many times and this property and owner are faithful to their ratings. This is a very nice, very comfortable condo with plenty of room for a family of 4. And a real big screen TV, by the way. A/C is a must in the summer and it works perfectly. Well appointed kitchen. Everything we needed: bathrooms/showers, laundry worked fine. WiFi was okay. It truly is just a 1-2 minute, traffic-free walk to a beautiful beach. It's not a panoramic vista but you can most definitely see the ocean from the balcony. Covered parking. Would be so happy to stay here again. Another tip: bring an HDMI cable and you can stream a movie from your computer for evenings when you'd like to stay in.

My fault that Paul's e-mails were going to my junk folder and that understandably caused some problems but Paul, was fantastic and it didn't affect our visit one bit. He was great about showing us around the condo and giving us tips to the property and the island. A gracious host.

Minor issues: The "mattress" in the pull out couch is not for comfortable sleeping. It would have been nice to have had an umbrella, some beach mats or beach towels and a cooler, maybe even a body board to take to the beach. These items are relatively inexpensive and if we had purchased them we couldn't have taken them hope and would end up donating them. In August, the sun and heat can be brutal and this would have made our beach time more enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent Home away from Home!!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this property. Mary kept us updated on everything as we made our way to Tybee. She went over everything thoroughly and offered several dining recommendations that were outstanding!! The condo was immaculate and everything we needed was readily at hand. The beach was so close that even oceanfront would have not been any better. The decor was impeccable and we could not have ask for anything more. When we return to Tybee, you can guarantee that we will stay again!!!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Tybee Condo

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our trip to Tybee. This was our third time to stay in Paul and Mary's Condo. As usual, everything was perfect. Everything needed was available to us, including extra beach chairs. Paul offers immediate assistance for any request. The condo is very clean, bright and nicely decorated. The beach, restaurants and shops are just steps away and made everything we did so convenient. We had a wonderful 4th of July vacation! We are already planning our trip to Tybee for next summer .

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tybee Island is a wonderful place to bike, walk on the beach, kayak to uninhabited islands, fish, bird watch and relax.

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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
 
Spring
Mar 1 2017 - May 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$159
$954
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$179
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning and Prep Fee $85 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Cancellation policy: 30 days notice before check in date is required for refund of the deposit and rental fee paid. The amount paid is based on the amount received. This means if you booked by credit card, the credit card fees deducted from the payment to the owner are not refunded.

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