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Desoto Beach Hotel

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Only oceanfront hotel on Tybee Island. Direct beach access with oceanfront pool sundeck and game room. Free continental breakfast and WIFI. Voted best place to stay 7 years in a row. Beautifully re-modeled rooms and a heated and cooled pool depending on the weather.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Bay View
Great View
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Special Price:15% off room rate


Full view
60Somewhat walkable
Grade: 60 out of 100
38Restaurantswithin 5 miles
28Attractionswithin 5 miles
100Room tips
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Desoto Beach Hotel turned out to be the perfect place to take an off-season break from the northern deep freeze. Conveniently located on Tybee’s beautifully clean beach, close to excellent area restaurants with delicious seafood, and very close to the not-to-be-missed historic
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Hotel's Favorite
This is the 15th+ year that I have stayed at the Desoto Beach Hotel. The staff is always polite and offer suggestions of sites to see while visiting Tybee. The ocean view room was neat and clean The ladies that cleaned our room was friendly and always asked if we needed
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I made a reservation for one night in August 2018 when I cancelled an airline card. Liked that it was beachfront. When time came, I was able to find a good deal for a second night and the staff was very helpful in changing my reservation to two nights in a two queen bed room. I
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it was as advertised, it is directly on the beach. ream was clean bed was comfortable. bathroom was clean and it is a good price for being on the beach. however half of the parking lot was blocked off for work and there was NO HOT WATER. notified the front desk and they said the
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This hotel is outdated and way overpriced. Our room was right next to the reception desk and with very thin walls, we didn't get much rest. The location is great but the hotel itself needs some updating.
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Response from DeSotoBeachManager, Guest Relations Manager at Desoto Beach Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we appreciate all comments and strive to improve as a result of them. We hope you will visit again at one of our eight locations on Tybee, including ocean front and ocean view rooms, vacation properties, our Bed & Breakfast or homes that sleep up to 14. Happy new year!
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Photo provided by managementDesoto Beach Hotel
Oceanfront rooms
TIRED room and facilities
mold in bathroom $250 a night room
toenail NOT MINE in bed
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We are a no smoking, no pets property. Please call us anytime at 912 786 4542 and an on-site agent will be happy to answer any questions you have.
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The Tybee Island pier and pavilion has a long, gradual incline ramp that leads from the parking lot to the Tybee Pavilion. Enjoy!
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Yes, and it's awful.
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Hotel must be 21, Properties must be 25
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"All rooms above ground level, but elevators and luggage carts provided."
"Treat the housekeepers well - clean rooms are SO important to your guests:)"
"Get the oceanfront, near the heated pool!"
"plenty of drawers and closet space, nice size rooms"
"Invest the extra for the oceanfront. Sunrises are amazing."
$96 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesGeorgiaGeorgia CoastTybee Island
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