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Family Vacations

Looking For The Perfect Tybee Island Family Vacation?

Look no further! Our great collection of amazing vacation rentals makes Tybee Island a magical destination for any family vacation. With so many family-friendly activities and attractions, there is truly something for everyone. Whether you are looking for educational experiences or kid-friendly things to do on Tybee Island that are just plain fun, you will find it here!

Tybee Island Activities For Families

Discover new activities by reading our Experience Tybee Island Blog - Tybee Island Attractions for Kids or check out our Tybee Island kids page. Also for a quick list browse our top recommendations for family activities on Tybee Island, GA below. 

Family Weekend Getaways In Georgia

Live closer than some to Tybee Island? Who says you have to take a week-long vacation. Pop on down and stay with us to have a great Family Weekend Getaway. Discover something new in your own state's backyard today.

Explore Tybee Island Family Vacation Rentals

No matter the size of your family, Oceanfront Cottage Rentals is sure to have a Tybee Island vacation rental that suits your needs and budget! Book a beachfront home for easy access to the sand and water or a rental with a pool for the kids to play and swim at any time of day. Want to bring the ENTIRE family? We offer a great selection of pet-friendly rentals so your pups can come too!

Call our vacation rental experts at 800-786-5889 or contact us online for more information about booking your Tybee Island family vacation. Ask about Tybee Island activities for families. Our team can also let you in on some of the best-kept secrets, including free kid-friendly things to do in Tybee Island!

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A trip to Little Tybee

Uninhabited Little Tybee is only accessible by boat or kayak. This unspoiled barrier island is perfect for a day trip or even an overnight camping trip. Tybee Island does not allow pets on the beach, but you may bring your fur buddy to Little Tybee!...

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Brown’s Reel Em N Deep Sea Fishing

All charters are private! Each of their vessels may accommodate up to 20 passengers, and they come completely rigged for fishing, as well as comfort.  Fishing for Grouper and Snapper is ideal almost any time of the year. Other fish such as ...

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Bull River Cruises

Bull river Marina offers Dockage, Fishing Charters, Boat Rentals, Daufuskie Island Ferry Service, Dolphin Tours, and much more!

8005 Old Tybee Road

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Captain Derek’s Dolphin Adventure

During your cruise along Tybee’s Historic and beautiful coast, you will see the Cockspur Island Lighthouse, the Tybee Island Lighthouse and Fort Pulaski. Walsh’s Dock on Lazaretto Creek912-658-2322...

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Captain Mike’s Dolphin Tours

The tour departs daily from Lazaretto Creek Marina, heading toward the Atlantic ocean, passing by shrimp boats and boat docks that portray the charm of an old fishing village. The boat passes by the Cockspur lighthouse (built in 1856), offering a vie...

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Cockspur Lighthouse

Rent a kayak, boat or take a boat charter past the Cockspur Lighthouse. Situated on an islet off the southeastern tip of Cockspur Island marking the South Channel of the Savannah River, the Cockspur Lighthouse is stands twelve miles east of the port ...

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Compass Sailing

Cruise aboard "Zingara", a 38' classic Morgan sailing yacht. Sit back and enjoy the egrets and dolphins, or take the helm under Captain Steve's supervision. Either way, you'll enjoy the infinite views of Savannah's salt marshes and the Atlantic ocean...

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East Coast Paddleboarding

Experience our beautiful waterways on a unique adventure: from the water, on a stand up paddleboard! Let us take you to an uninhabited nature preserve accessible only by boat. Here we will find miles of magnificent landscapes and pristine beaches. Du...

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High Tide Surf Shop

Bringing The Surf Lifestyle And Stoke To The East Coast Since 84. Featuring brand like Billabong, RVCA, Reef, Brixton, Sanuk and many more.
East Hwy 80
(912) 786-6556

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Hogans Marina

Hogans' Marina is a dry rack, wet storage, and launching marina facility on Turner's Creek. We are located at 36 Wilmington Island Road right next door to Publix Supermarket.

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IGA Tybee Market

Tybee Island's only Grocery Store. Call ahead or go online and place an order for delivery! Yes, that is right! This store will deliver your grocery list to you. 


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Jaycee Park

Of all of our Tybee Island parks, Jaycee Park is the more scenic with its lush nature of wildlife, a variety of plant life, and marshy creeks, There is a 1/4 mile track through, and around the area so one may see it all by taking a stroll or by bicyc...

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Marine Science Center

The mission of the Tybee Island Marine Science Center is to promote the appreciation, conservation, and understanding of the marine ecosystem of coastal Georgia through education and service. Marine education programs on Tybee Island began in 1987 wi...

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Marshland Inshore Fishing Adventures

Looking for a fun day out on the water, come join us and experience the calm inland salt waters on the Georgia Coast. No worries about getting sea sick on our boat, it’s like bass fishing on the lake but all salt water and you never know what y...

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Miss Judy Charters

Inshore fishing, Offshore fishing, and Gulf Stream fishing charters. Whether it's sport fishing for the serious angler or a leisurely day for the family, we have the trip for you.

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North Island Surf and Kayak

Meander through the marshes and rivers, or around the barrier islands. Enjoy the opportunity to observe wildlife such as dolphins, otter, osprey and a variety of wading and migratory birds.


Oatland Island Wildlife Center

Oatland Island Wildlife Center currently occupies over 100 acres of maritime forest and exhibits over 50 species of animals. For the past 30 plus years, the center has been introducing school groups and other guests to the wonderful natural wildlife ...

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Savannah Trolley Tours

Book a Savannah Trolley Tour to spend the day visiting points of interest, shops, restaurants, bars and much more! Take a tour of Old Town, visit haunted historical locations and gravestones at night or buy tickets for the special Holiday Tour....

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Sea Kayak Georgia

Sea Kayak Georgia offers kayak, SUP, canoe, yoga. Paddle Tybee. Tours, instruction, retail sales, overnight adventures of Coastal Georgia.

1102 Hwy 80

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Seaside Sweets

Sweets and Treats! You have got to stop in and try some of their fresh Gelato Italian Ice Cream from real ingredients (nothing artificial)!

18B Tybrisa Street

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Sweet Lowland Tours

Offering Dolphin tours, Eco tours, trips to Little Tybee, Dafauskie Island and much more! Contact Captain Harvey for tour suggestions.


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Tims Bikes, Beach & Disc Golf

Offering bikes, beach gear, baby equipment rentals at two locations on Tybee Island. Delivery is available. They also sell Disk Golf putters, mid-range and driving disks at their North End shop. 912-786-8467 (Office)

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Tybee Island Charters

We charter both in shore and deep sea fishing adventures. Specialty trips consist of Dolphin Nature Tours, Barrier Island Excursions, Fossil Hunting, Overnight Cruising, Sunset Picnics, Dinner Cruises or anything fun on the water.912-786-4801...

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Tybee Island Lighthouse

The Lightstation and Museum are surely a stop you do not want to miss. We encourage you to visit our Gift Shops to support our efforts. We also look forward to seeing you after your journey up our 178 steps to the top. Tours are self guided. At the L...

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Tybee Jet Ski & Watersports

Kayak or Jet Ski at Tybee Island’s one stop fun shop. Tybee Island & Savannah, Georgia’s original Jet Ski & Kayak Rental. At Tybee Jet Ski & Watersport, located on Tybee Island, we offer jet ski rental as well as kayak re...

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Tybee Museum

The Tybee Island Museum is located across the street from the Tybee Island Lighthouse. 

30 Meddin Ave

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Tybee Pier and Pavilion

Tybee Pier and Pavillion features picnic tables, a snack bar and public restrooms. Located on the south end of Tybee and steps from many shops and restaurants. Fantastic spot for fishing and people watching! 912-652-6780...

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