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Groups Love It! Blue Two=2 Houses=15 Guests! Cottage=Privacy, Main House=Social

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Overview

Property Details

Updated: Feb 21, 2017
  • Sleeps 15
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

4 BR 3.5 BA, 2 homes attached by deck offer privacy for groups and families.

Spend your Tybee Island getaway in “Blue Two.” Only a 5-minute walk to the beach!

Our vacation rental property includes 2 houses that are connected by a deck (There's an ancient tree that grows in the middle of it!). One house is named “Blue Cottage” (ID: 969676, sleeps 6), and the other larger one is named “Blue House” (ID: 969674, sleeps 9. Both described below).

In June and, July, we rent them together only, as a single unit, and call it “Blue Two” (ID: 969670 or 84674). It sleeps total of 15 – large groups love it! During those months, we rent Blue Two for full, 7-night weeks only, Sunday to Sunday.

In autumn, winter and spring, we also offer the 2 houses, each as a single unit, to be rented separately, if that is what a guest wants. After summer, for the rest of the year, you have 3 options:

1. Blue Cottage alone (969676 – sleeps 6)

2. Blue House alone (969674 – sleeps 9)

3. Blue House and Blue Cottage together as Blue Two (969670 or 84674 – sleeps 15).

Blue Two = Blue House and Blue Cottage

You and your family/friends will enjoy staying in these 2 historic homes, connected by a wrap-around deck. The larger house has 2 baths, 2 bedrooms with queen beds – 4 sleeping spaces, 1 bedroom with bunk beds. There's a regular size bunk mattress, plus a full size for 3 sleeping spaces in that room. There is a sofa-sleeper with 2 spaces in the living room for a total of 9 sleeping spaces in Blue House. Also, there is a full, well-equipped kitchen and a washer/dryer.

In addition, you can cozy up in the smaller private cottage off the deck. Blue Cottage has 1.5 baths, one-bedroom (king bed that sleeps 2) and a living room that sleeps 4, plus a well-stocked kitchenette with a second washer/dryer.

Guests really enjoy an enclosed, hot-water shower on the separating deck where you can wash off the sand under ancient trees and the sun or moon. Add a screened-in porch for morning coffee, lunch and games on rainy days, with Mother Nature everywhere around you, and you've got a vacation fit for royalty!

Homey décor, great layout, sun-filled common areas, high ceilings, large windows and pine floors—don’t miss this opportunity to be surrounded by extraordinary architectural character. Drive or walk to great restaurants on the island, and take a morning stroll (3.5 blocks) to watch the sun rise out of the Atlantic. You’ll say, “What’s not to love?”

More Details

Recent Review

About the Owner

BJ Snow
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017

Why BJ Snow chose Coastal Georgia

Being a Georgia girl, I wanted a place at the most easily accessible beach to Atlanta and mountains of NC. Having old family ties to Savannah made the choice of Tybee feel like the perfect beach location. With its old homes, zoning requirements, and laid back atmosphere, it is great for bike riding, beach walking and enjoying a minimally commercial beach area.

What makes this house unique

The privacy of attached cottage is perfect for a master suite or children's area.

Conveniently located 3 1/2 blocks from less crowded mid-island beach.

Quiet residential street, close to High Tide Surf Shop, Sundae Cafe, The Sugar Shack, MacElwee's Restaurant, Pizza on Wheels, Chu's Market, Island Pharmacy and more.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great experience
Jan 2013
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Great experience
Jan 2013
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18 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

5

Lovely, blue house. Spacious, expansive main house and the cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Superb house for our Thanksgiving family gathering. The spacious house plus the cozy cottage allowed us to spread out and chill when we needed to and yet be together to cook and eat as a whole family. Very special holiday experience!

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Reunion/Wedding

  • 5 of 5

Tremendous 4 day stay at Blue Two! Both the house and cottage are very nice and accommodated 14 of us with no problem. Searched high and low for an ironing board, so we just bought a travel board that we donated. Highly recommended for any large group - will stay here again if we ever come back to the area.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words about your visit to our Blue Two properties on Tybee Island. As always we really appreciate any feedback from our guests. We apologize for the missing ironing boards. We always try to provide them, and when the owner last looked, there were 2 small ones (table top type). One was next to water heater in cottage and one in walk-in closet in house. For minimal use of space, we thought those adequate. Thanks very much for your purchase, the donation, and for letting us know--we'll try to keep a closer eye on our ironing boards. Please come again for a Blue Two visit.
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5

Comfortable and roomy!

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 12 had plenty of room to spread out. The house is beautifully decorated. The beds were comfortable. We loved the outside shower to rinse the sand off after a day at the beach. The beach was an easy walking distance just a short 5 minute walk. This is a lovely house.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for your kind words about our property (Blue Two) on Tybee Island. We were equally delighted with how clean your Girl Scouts left everything. It was a great help to our house-keeping crew to find the houses tidied up, including leaving the beach towels we loaned you washed and neatly stacked. We're so glad you enjoyed staying at Blue Two and hope you'll come back anytime you feel the call of the waves.
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5

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

House was great as advertised! Plenty of room to gather inside and out. Screened porch got plenty of use. I would recommend this house to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A WONDERFUL VACATION

  • 5 of 5

There was a lot of room in the property for us to all spread out and have our own space. There was also plenty of room to get together for dinner and games.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We just finished a week long family vacation at Blue Two. We maxed out capacity with 10 adults and 5 kids under 12, the house isn't large but we all fit wonderfully, were able to have great meals at the house and lived the beach life for 7 days. I think the screened in porch with ceiling fans and outdoor shower really add space. The house was well apportioned with everything you need. Three block walk to the beach although we took a car most days to transport our stuff and in a great neighborhood that was quiet but close enough to everything! Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted that our groups have such a good time. And it really pleases us that guests are enjoying the new porch so much. It's just what we hoped it would be. Many thanks for your kind words and your 5-star rating!
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Location

From the Owner

Being a Georgia girl, I wanted a place at the most easily accessible beach to Atlanta and mountains of NC. Having old family ties to Savannah made the choice of Tybee feel like the perfect beach location. With its old homes, zoning requirements, and laid back atmosphere, it is great for bike riding, beach walking and enjoying a minimally commercial beach area.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Savannah at 25 Miles Nearest Barpub : The Quarter at 0.05 Miles Nearest Golf : Wilmington Island at 6 Miles Nearest Train : Amtrak at 22 Miles Nearest Motorway : Hwy 80 at 0.01 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Sundae Cafe at 0.06 Miles Nearest Beach : Tybee Island at 0.1 Miles Car: recommended

Within 4 blocks of this home, you will find 6 restaurants, a post office, convenience store, liquor store, a fresh seafood store, an ATM, a pharmacy, 5 bars, a bike rental shop, a surf shop, 2 clothing/gift shops, and a wide, white-sand beach. Pedicab is just a block away. This is like a small horse-drawn carriage except that it is powered by an enterprising biker instead of a horse. A short walk to the north is a large park with ancient live oak trees and a gazebo beside a stream. A short walk to the south is the library and another park with picnic tables. A YMCA is adjacent to this park.

Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter 2017
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
$1,100
 
 
Spring 1
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,450
 
 
Spring 2
Apr 13 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,450
 
 
Spring 3
Apr 17 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,450
 
 
Memorial Holiday
May 26 2017 - Jun 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
$1,725
 
 
Summer # 1 2017
Jun 4 2017 - Aug 13 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$1,725
 
 
Summer #2 2017
Aug 14 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
$1,725
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,450
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$295
$1,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $200
Tax Rate 13.0%

Holiday weekends are 3-night min: Easter, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day,Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years.
Summer begins on Fri before Mem. Day and ends Labor Day.
June, July and first 2 weeks Aug are only for Blue Two (ID 969670) rentals, weekly only: 7 nights minimum with all check-ins beginning on Sunday
No Sat to Sat rentals unless approved for Jan Feb
Last 2 weeks in August are a 3-night minimum.
Nov 22-29 and Dec 20 - Jan 2 are fall /spring rates.

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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Amenities

From the Owner

The privacy of attached cottage is perfect for a master suite or children's area. Conveniently located 3 1/2 blocks from less crowded mid-island beach. Quiet residential street, close to High Tide Surf Shop, Sundae Cafe, The Sugar Shack, MacElwee's Restaurant, Pizza on Wheels, Chu's Market, Island Pharmacy and more.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Village

Attractions

  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 1600 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, shower
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet, combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet, vanity
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet, shower
  • Bathroom 5 - shower, On deck and a liked spot!
  • 3.5 plus outside shower Starter supplies include 2 rolls of toilet paper in each bathroom, plus bath and hand soap.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed, Bottom bunk is double
  • Convertible bed(s) - 2 twin/ single, 2 sleep sofa /futon, House living room- sleeper sofa. Cottage 1 futon and trundle
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 king
  • Sleeps 15 total in both houses: 9 in Blue House and 6 in Blue cottage. King size beds (1) One in Blue Cottage, Queen size Beds (2) Two in main house, Twin or Single Beds (2) Trundle in cottage living room. Bottom bed rolls out, pops up and can be used as twins or together as king, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Queen pull-out sofa beds in living rooms of cottage and main house, Bunk Beds (1)

Outside

  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Notes:

  • Historic renovation of main house and attached cottage. High ceilings , pine floors except 3 bedrooms in main house OUTDOOR SHOWER TO GET THE SAND OFF! :) We provide the following "starter" items: Laundry detergent Dryer sheets Trash bags Bath soap-liquid Dishwashing soap - small Dishwasher soap Toilet Paper Paper towel Kitchen sponge

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