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Address: 14th Street South to 18th Street, Tybee Island, Savannah, GA 31328
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No

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We wanted a beach that was not too crowded for the kids. We found it at Tybee. Parking is a little hard to find but not to the point to cause frustration. Definitely worth the 4... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Ahh Tybee!! The most wonderful beach in Georgia. I have been coming here since I was a baby. My Mother considers it her old stomping grounds. I love that fact that is is mostly local business establishments and the big businesses aren't there. That's a plus in my book.

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Eagle, Idaho
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I like how this beach is kind of quaint and not overcrowded or overdeveloped/ commercialized. Water felt cold at first but we quickly adapted and I feel overall it was quite pleasant. Lots of area to yourself to just play, swim and relax. Bathrooms were a bit of a hike, and were pretty gross. It was helpful to not need... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We wanted a beach that was not too crowded for the kids. We found it at Tybee. Parking is a little hard to find but not to the point to cause frustration. Definitely worth the 4 hour drive.

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Sanford, North Carolina, United States
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39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We went on a weekday in November, on a beautiful sunny day in the low 70's. Plenty of folks were fishing on the pier (pier is free!) and a few people were walking the beach, flying kites. There were even a few brave souls getting into the water, mostly with wetsuits, surfboards, kayaks. We just watched from our beach chairs.... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My daughter loved it, it was not crowded when we went but it was a little breezy so I was cold. This was my first trip to a beach and I plan to go again

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Frederick, Maryland
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160 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Four of us visited on a Thursday afternoon in June on a hot summer day. If you haven't been to a beach in awhile like me, remember the sand can be very hot and so can the sun. So, use lots of sunscreen, reapply it, and use the correct SPF. We had tons of fun playing in the ocean, laying... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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55 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

The beach was fairly good. Large amount of parking. Lifeguards on duty. Free to go on pier, which is very unusual.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The water looks green, but it's not dirty. The sand is like sugar and the water is warm (not like the freezing pacific). Wear sunscreen! It is beautiful.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Where do I start? The parking lots are disgusting. Dirty diapers, trash and clothes all over the grounds. The public restrooms by the pier are so dirty and smell of urine. I literally wanted to puke. The beach is filled with cigarette butts , bottle caps and trash everywhere. In the short time we were there I had seen 3... More 

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Montréal
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43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The south end beach is great and clean specially at low tide. And in comparison to the 2 other beachs at Tybee, it is very calm and peacefull. Wonderfull place to have a walk and look for marine life.

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Address: 14th Street South to 18th Street, Tybee Island, Savannah, GA 31328
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah

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