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How to Have the Best Tybee Island Girls’ Trip

Gather your best girlfriends and get away for a weekend or extended stay to Tybee Island – the ultimate destination for a girls getaway. Enjoy the amazing off-season weather with equally amazing off-season prices on accommodations.

Bringing a small group? Book a couple of hotel or motel rooms with easy access to the beach. Large groups can take advantage of sprawling vacation rentals to comfortably fit everyone. Want a little extra attention on your getaway? Tybee’s quaint Inns and B&Bs can provide that.

Below is a sampling of what the island has to offer in the way of fabulous accommodations. For a complete list, click here.

Tybee Vacation Rental's Vintage Pearl

Tybee Vacation Rentals’ Vintage Pearl

Tybee has a wide variety of vacation rentals, from homes, condos, cottages and everything in between. The home pictured above has a rooftop veranda perfect for watching the waves.

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Hotel Tybee

If a hotel or motel is what your group is looking for Tybee has several to choose from. Whether it’s beachside or a block from the shore, there’s no shortage of great places for you and your girls to stay.

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Surf Song Bed and Breakfast

The island is lucky to have several beautiful early 20th century homes, many of which have been converted into amazing B&Bs. These restored homes offer a quiet stay for those looking for an ultra relaxing getaway.

Now that you have an idea of what the island offers in the way of accommodations, let’s talk about where to eat, shop and other activities.

Tybee specializes in fresh seafood, but burgers, pizza, steak and other delights are just as delicious for those looking for land fare. Here are a few places around the island sure to make your taste buds happy. For a more complete list of restaurants on Tybee, click here.

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CoCo’s Sunset Grille offers everything from steak, seafood, burgers, salads and wraps along with a full bar. Situated on the banks of Lazaretto Creek, CoCo’s rooftop deck features one of the best views of the sunset on the island. To celebrate, they offer a free shot to toast the sunset every night.

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The Crab Shack is a Tybee staple serving a large seafood menu including the famous Captain’s Platter, a heaping plate of crab legs, shrimp, crawfish, potatoes, corn and sausage. Come for the food, but don’t miss the gator lagoon and exotic bird menagerie on site.

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80 East Gastropub is one of Tybee’s newest establishments and serves classics with a twist. Drink and dinner specials change every night with something to make even the pickiest eaters happy.

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Tybee Island Social Club is a trendy spot on the island serving Latin inspired dishes along with some classic seafood. Open faced tacos, shrimp and grits, black bean burgers and more are on the menu here.

Feeling full just reading about the delicious dining on Tybee? Let’s move on to where to shop while you’re here. From beach chairs, Tybee t-shirts, coastal gifts and more, Tybee offers a little bit of everything.

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Seaside Sisters

From coastal decor, jewelry, furniture and more, Seaside Sisters is a fun shop perfect for girlfriends looking to bring a piece of Tybee home with them.

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Swizzle and Shake

Located in Tybee Oaks, Swizzle and Shake offers both new and vintage barware and barware accessories that will make your inner bartender happy.

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Funky Fish Outdoors

Beach gear of all varieties can be found at Funky Fish Outdoors on Butler Avenue.

Once you’ve got your lodging, dining and shopping planned out it’s time to decide what to do to get the most out of your Tybee Island experience. Get on the water and take a scenic dolphin tour. Learn about the history of Tybee by visiting our historic attractions. The Tybee Island Light Station and Museum and Fort Pulaski are great places to explore. Rent bicycles and tour every nook and cranny of the island at your own pace. Whatever you choose to do to fill the days a good time is sure to follow.

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Island accommodations and other services offer terrific specials and discounts on top of the already low rates during the off-season. Need more reasons why you and your girlfriends need to get away to Tybee Island? Scroll through Visit Tybee’s Instagram feed and see for yourself why Tybee in the off-season is the perfect girlfriends getaway.

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