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5 Reasons to Visit Tybee Island This Winter

If an island getaway isn’t reason enough to use some vacation days, take a look at these fantastic winter offers.


Visitors are welcome to take advantage of impressive discounted rates during the winter months at some of Tybee’s premier lodging destinations.

Tybee Desoto Beach

Photo: Desoto Beach Hotel

Referred to as Tybee’s only beachfront hotel, The Desoto Beach Hotel offers an oceanfront pool and sundeck. You know, for those times when a few steps to the beach is too far.

Tybee Georgianne Inn

Photo: Georgianne Inn

If you’re looking for a more intimate setting, try sipping sweet tea at a historic inn, like the Georgianne Inn, nestled just blocks from the shore.

tybee mermaid cottages

Photo: Mermaid Cottages

Offering everything from cozy beach cottages to historic homes, Mermaid Cottages come in all shapes and sizes for your island vacation.


With the exception of a few crisp-weather days, Tybee Island offers beach weather year-round.

tybee waves

Substitute your snow for some sand.

tybee island

Photo: @whatipossiblysee

Get some much-needed vitamin sea this winter.


Does it get any better than a secluded beach all to yourself? We didn’t think so.

Tybee Island Beach

Photo: @vacationontybee

Make sure your cell phone is in Do Not Disturb mode and curl up with a good book.

tybee beach

Photo: @kenton_steryous

Quiet walks along the shore are good for the soul.


Lively parades, super museums and beach marathons to name a few of these winter events.

tybee critz run

Photo: Critz Tybee Run Fest

Pack your running shoes for this unique charity marathon.

The Critz Tybee Run Fest is on February 2 & 3 and includes 5 individual races.

tybee mardi gras

Photo: Tybee Mardi Gras Parade

Get decked out in your Mardi Gras beads at this family-friendly parade.

Tybee Mardi Gras is on February 10 at Memorial Park from 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. and parade starts at 2 p.m.

tybee fort pulaski

Photo: Fort Pulaski National Monument

Spend a super Sunday exploring these museums – for free!

Super Museum Sunday is on February 11 at participating locations; Fort Pulaski National Monument, Tybee Island Light Station & Museum, Tybee Island Marine Science Center and the Tybee Post Theater. Times vary based on location.

tybee irish festival

Photo: Tybee Irish Heritage Parade

There’s plenty o’ Irish luck at this family-friendly heritage parade!

The Tybee Irish Heritage Parade is on March 10 from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.


Spend an afternoon exploring this historic city located just a short 20-minute drive from Tybee Island.


Photo: Kelli Boyd Photography

Sip and stroll through the iconic downtown squares.

savannah trolley

Photo: Old Town Trolley Tours

Hop on a trolley for a historic tour of Savannah!

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