Even though you’ll find more than 500 hotel and motel rooms within one block of the beach on Tybee Island, you may enjoy a more quiet and peaceful retreat at one of the historic inns and bed and breakfasts near the Georgia Coast instead. Bed and breakfasts on Tybee Island offer a more intimate setting than the average hotel and serve up traditional Southern breakfasts each morning. Here’s where you’ll find some of the best bed and breakfasts on Tybee Island:
The 17th Street Inn on Tybee Island
The 17th Street Inn is located about 20 minutes from downtown Savannah and features eight private quarters, each with their own entrance. You’ll be within walking distance from the pier, the beach, restaurants, and the shops on Tybrisa Street. Each room features a private bath, full kitchen, decks with tables and chairs, and a color television with cable channels. It’s located at 12 17th Street in Tybee Island. Call (912) 786-0607 for more information.
Desoto Beach Bed and Breakfast
If you want to be really close to the beach, head to the Desoto Beach Bed and Breakfast. This venue caters to couples and wedding guests with deluxe suites and spacious rooms furnished with period furniture. The hotel hosts a wine and cheese hour every night, and features a cozy fireplace. The Desoto Beach Bed and Breakfast is located at 210 Butler Avenue on Tybee Island. Call (912) 786-4542 for more information.
Lighthouse Inn Bed and Breakfast
The Lighthouse Inn Bed and Breakfast features three spacious rooms with private baths, a clawfoot tub and shower, mini refrigerator and DVD player. Choose between the Blue Room, the Evening Light Room and the Green Room for a romantic getaway. The porch features wicker furniture and rocking chairs, and the inn isdecorated with original artwork and a baby grand piano. The Lighthouse Inn Bed and Breakfast is located at 16 Meddin Drive on Tybee Island. Call (912) 786-0901 for more information.
The Georgianne Inn
The Georgianne Inn features several newly-renovated two-bedroom and one-bedroom suites, and offers several amenities not available at area hotels and inns, including free bike rentals, beach gear, and on-site laundry facilities. You can relax in the picturesque garden, or spend time in the outdoor parlor throughout your stay. The Georgianne Inn is located at 1312 Butler Avenue on Tybee Island. Call (912) 786-8710 for more information.
Tybee Island Inn
The Tybee Island Inn is located a five-minute walk to Tybee Island Beach and feature seven spacious guest rooms with a private bath. You can walk to the Tybee lighthouse, take a tour of historic Savannah, and look forward to a full Southern breakfast each morning. The Tybee Island Inn is located at 24 Van Horne on Tybee Island. Call (912) 786-9255 for more information.