If your bucket list includes experiencing Southern Hospitality at its finest, enjoying cozy lodging by the water, and seeing some of the oldest historical homes and buildings in the country, look no further than Savannah, Georgia. Savannah is a beautiful city, rich with history, and it is near the coast. Whether you’re looking for beautiful architecture, historical tours or some of the best places to eat, Savannah has it all! From lakes through water inlets to the nearby towns on the eastern coast, here are some of the 15 best waterfront Airbnbs in and around Savannah, Georgia.
Even a marsh can be beautiful as you will surely see with this rental. This home is conveniently located only a few miles from Tybee Island and Historic Savannah and the private marsh area changes with the seasons. Lush beds, natural views, a fully stocked fridge and coffee maker, a wooden deck with outdoor seating, lots of trees and a split floor plan all make this a quiet and private place to visit. With all the amenities, available equipment for use, and TV with streaming channels, this is surely one of the best vacation rentals in Savannah, GA.
Tranquility on the Marsh Minutes to Savannah and Tybee BeachSavannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewswe loved having the in-room keurig and mini fridgethe bed was super comfortable and the coffeepot was such a conveniencethe room was beautifully decorated with a wonderful view of the marshbeautiful view out of the window delicious coffee and cupcakes huge shower and incredible hospitalityrelaxed comfortable room and bath are exactly as described in airb&b postingeverything was very cleaneverything was clean and as picturedthe room was clean spacious and comfortablethe space was so clean comfortable and easy to finda lovely place to stay so clean comfortable and relaxing
Host:mary ellen was a lovely hostmary ellen is a great hostmary ellen and dwight were gracious hostsmary ellen and dwight were wonderful hostsmary ellen and dwight are excellent hostsRead more reviewsthe location is absolutely perfectgreat location and beautiful housethis a lovely location and i highly recommend itsuper comfortable and a great locationthe location is perfect only 15 minutes to be on the beach
Experience the beauty of Savannah from where you sleep in this stunning open-concept condo that can accommodate up to four persons. It has a full kitchen, cable TV, laundry facilities, and WiFi to make your stay comfortable. Its polished heart pine floors, exposed brick walls, and the lovely balcony that overlooks the river will give you the modern-rustic vibe that matches the beauty of the city right outside your door. Since this is located at the very heart of the historic downtown area, you will be steps away from the city’s best restaurants, cafes, boutiques, and shops.
Fantastic View of River Street!Savannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe earplugs by the bed were a thoughtful touch as it can get a bit loudalso make sure to bring toilet paper paper towels garbage bags etcthe bed was also super comfythe furnishings were so comfortable and cleanliness was top notchvery clean and comfortablevery clean and plenty of roomit was beautiful clean and well-keptthe place was very clean and had everything we would needthis was a clean and comfortable sized space for two of us
Host:host was very responsivethe owner answers the phone promptly and is very nicethe host had a little welcome gift for us this host pays attention to detailthe host was great and promptly responded to any inquiriesgreat stay the host were very accommodating and great with communicationRead more reviewsthe location is amazingclose to good foodthis location is within walking distance of pretty much everythinggreat location and a huge apartmentthis condo is in the perfect location on river street
This lovely little condo is fully remodeled and modernized with light and airy beach decor and stainless steel appliances. The backdoor balcony overlooks the beach and a wooden dock along the side of the home leads straight to the white sands and waves. It’s like being at home in paradise.
Beachfront condo as seen on HGTV!Tybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsnice view of a small lighthouse and a comfortable walk to view the island lighthousecable tv is available on a nice sized screenit's a beautiful place with breathtaking views very easy access to pool and beacheasy access to the pool and a great view of the savanna river definitely will be back againthe condo is clean and complete with all the necessities to make your stay comfortable and worry-freeclean clean and cleanunit was freshly redone very clean and slept the 3 of us very comfortablyclean comfortable overall great staythe condo had been completely remodeled and is very welcoming and cleanthe complex and the pool were both very clean and relatively quiet
Host:jessica is a great hostjessica was very responsive to the few questions i hadjessica is a fantastic host she has thought of everythingreally easy check in and out and communication was great with the hostwe felt very comfortable jessica was very responsive and texted back when we had any questionsRead more reviewsexcellent north beach locationgreat location on a peaceful beachgreat location and we were able to walk to several places to eatwe were super close to the beach and pool - just a few steps to eitherfantastic condo in a great location; my wife and i had a great time
Get the privacy of an intentionally tucked-away abode while still being close to activities you love doing the most in this beach cottage that overlooks a private estuary and other coastal views. The place offers two spacious bedrooms, a full bath, and a kitchen complete with cooking equipment and utensils. Enjoyable activities like birdwatching, fishing, kayaking, or even just wildlife viewing are available in just a few steps. Guests rave about great times at the tidal pool. This home is a complete package!
Tybee Time - no place like this homeTybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewswe especially like that the mattress was so comfortablewould have felt comfortable staying there with another couple under more desirable non-pandemic circumstancesbryans place is well appointed very cute and cozy with a great view of the marshthe place was well kept and comfortable for us allit was clean as a whistle and the bed rooms were comfortablewe found this home clean and appreciated the ability to prepare food in the furnished kitchenit was really clean and really close to everythingclean stylish place with a unique view
Host:great host responded quickly to all my questionshowever owner was very nice and did attempt to resolve issue with internet not workingRead more reviewsbeautiful place very comfortable very close to everything on the islandlast minute and great stay the location was perfecteasy walk or drive to the beach/lighthouseit was such a peaceful stay and the location was perfectgreat location it was nice watching people fish in the tidal pond
Get both comfort and convenience in your stay here in Fin’s Watch, a newly renovated condo that overlooks a large pool and a beautiful waterfront. The place is close to everything, yet it remains peaceful and not crowded. Complete amenities are available, including a hard-to-find king-sized bed partnered with granite vanity that will give surely give you a luxurious yet cozy ambience. Stay at the poolside, 20 steps away from the condo, or relax at the beach where you can watch dolphins and ships pass by.
Fins Watch/Couples Waterfront Condo/2 bikes incl!!Tybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsgreat condo so clean and beautifully decoratedhad such a nice weekend getaway here very clean and charmingthe place is sparkling clean and very easy to accessquiet relaxing and cleanhad a wonderful stay the condo was clean and comfortable
Host:jon was a communicative and generous hostjon was super friendly and very accommodatingvery helpful and responsive hosteverything was as promised and he responded quickly and in a friendly waygood food and drink options plus friendly and fun staff (ask for the server erin and the bartender jasonRead more reviewscute condo and super close to the beachgreat location close to pool parking other activitiesgreat location very fast and effective communicationgreat location lovely place to stayhighly recommend this location
Located in the heart of downtown and with a view of the Savannah River, this townhouse exudes classic vibes and comes with amenities to make your stay comfortable. It has two bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and a king bed each, making it ideal for four guests. You’ll surely love the heart pine floors and vaulted ceilings that make up the property’s interior. A fully equipped kitchen and modern living area complete with WiFi and a cable TV are available. The second bedroom offers the best city views.
Dazzling Condo with Panoramic ViewsSavannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsnice clean bathroomsexcellent tips communication and -- especially in the covid era -- perfectly cleansparkling clean and cosy condo with great locationjust an all around clean and comfortable condo with a touch of history as wellcondo was clean and felt more like being at home then a vacation rental
Host:sarah and mike were wonderful hostssarah and mike are excellent hostsour hosts were quick to respond with questions and very helpfulhost quick to respond with helpi sincerely wish all hosts were like sarah and mikeRead more reviewslocation was great walking distance around historic savannahgreat location beautiful homebeautiful unit in a great locationoverall this is a great location - you won't be disappointedthe condo was wonderful too it is right on river street
Located right on River Street and close to multiple restaurants where you can grab breakfast and other meals, this two-bedroom luxury condo offers unparalleled views of the river and the stunning chaos of the busy city streets below. It is newly renovated and upgraded to give you the most satisfying accommodation experience. It has a queen bed in both bedrooms, air conditioning and heating, laundry and ironing facilities, a cable TV, and WiFi. There is a well-equipped kitchen where you can cook meals.
Historic Gem in PRIME Downtown Riverfront LocationSavannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe view is spectacular and the condo is spacious and comfortablethis apartment was perfect the view over the water was stunning and the apartment had a beautiful historic feelthe apartment is tastefully appointed with great views of the river and the street-side waterfrontvery comfortable stay with plenty of spaceperfect location amazing view of the river cozy and comfortablevery clean and comfortablevery clean and the area is dopeappreciated their attention to cleanlinessit was very clean and very well appointednice clean and fresh bed linens and big white fluffy towels
Host:sarah was very responsivesarah was a great hostsarah was very responsivesarah and mike were also very kind and helpfulthe hosts are thoughtful and responsiveRead more reviewsbeautiful condo in a prime locationa perfect place in a perfect locationit was perfect walking distance to everything we wanted to doit was in an amazing locationgreat location right on riverfront and walking distance to all of historic savannah
Tucked away in a quiet neighborhood, this VRBO is only a few minutes walk to beautiful Tybee beach, a grocery store, restaurants, bars, and clubs. The simple restored lodgings, amenities, and local people will make you feel like you’re living the island life! Rent the small apartment space for 2 or tack on the adjoining Sandy Shoes Cottage for more space.
Sea Glass Cottage, Tybee Island! (cottage "B")Tybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsrick’s cottage was lovely very comfortable charming and complete with snacks and booksthis cottage is adorable stylish and comfortablethe most relaxing and comfortable screened in porch great little library and nice amenitiesthe cottage is cozy stylish and comfortableit was extremely hot during our visit but the cottage stayed cool and comfortablericks was very clean and exactly as describedthe cottage was clean and quaintclean comfortable and relaxing; decorated beautifullythe cottage is clean quaint and the bedroom is just so cute with all the windows (and blinds)it is so comfortable clean and rick is awesome
Host:the host was excellentrick was an excellent hostrick responded quickly to all of our questions and was very helpful i can't wait to returnhe is indeed a super hostrick is a great host and arranging all details of the stay was very easyRead more reviewsthe location is desirablethe location was also perfectnot to mention the great locationcute and cozy bungalow near everything but still quiet and relaxingit’s location is great close to the beach restaurants and shops
Set on Wilmington Island, not far from downtown and Tybee Island, this spacious bungalow promises a relaxed and peaceful stay for up to four people. The bungalow is equipped with two bedrooms and one bathroom, along with an equipped kitchen that is ready to help you cook a delicious meal and cable TV, ready to keep you entertained all day long. You are also welcome to enjoy the dock to relax or indulge in some fish, crab, and other seafood dishes. The dock also makes for an excellent spot to watch the sunset and spot some dolphins.
Sleeping four on the waterSavannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe beds were super comfywe did not cook but kitchen was stocked and there was a nice grill on the porchthe cozy serene atmosphere surpassed my expectationsquiet little place with very comfortable beds which was a huge plusvery clean and comfyclean convenient and very comfortablesuper clean comfortable and cozy houseit is so clean and roomyplace was very clean and well stocked with anything you might need
Host:liz was the perfect hostliz was a great hostliz was an amazing host great southern hospitalityliz was an awesome hostliz is an amazing hostRead more reviewsthe location is excellentgood location we would stay here againliz's place is in an amazing locationperfect location between tybee & downtown savannahlocation was between savannah and tybee island making it an easy drive to both locations
Sandy Shoes Cottage is adjoined to Sea Glass cottage and shares common amenities and spaces. The apartment has everything you need for a beach vacation for 2 or rent both cottages for more space. The quiet neighborhood and short walk to everything will allow you to be immersed in the beach culture of this lesser known island where lifestyles move at a slow pace. Retreat to your quiet space or join the party at local clubs, the choice is yours!
Sandy Shoes Cottage--Tybee Island! (cottage "A")Tybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewshe supplies a roku for streaming tv and movies which was greatloved how charming and cozy the cottage was the entire tripthe cottage was an enjoyable space with unique and cozy touchesrick’s cottage was cozy comfortable and welcomingwe would highly recommend staying at ricks cozy cottage on tybee islandthe cottage was very clean comfortable and easy to findthe place is so cute very clean and has everything you would needthe cottage is a delight--true to the pictures clean and cozysandy shoes cottage is charming peaceful clean well-equipped very comfortablerick's cottage is super cute sparkling clean and very comfortable
Host:rick was the perfect host as wellrick is a very accommodating and responsive hostrick is a great host and takes great care and pride in his accommodationsthank you so much to rick for hosting us at this little cottagesuper host that has everything there for you that you need for your stayRead more reviewsthe location is greatit's location is perfect walking distance to everythingthe location was perfectgreat location and nice touchesconvenient location - easy walking distance to the beach and restaurants
This home is right on the water with a dock in which you can take a boat out or go swimming. The home’s hostess Vera will make arrangements with you whether you’d like privacy and dining out or if you’d like for her to provide you with meals. The reviews rave of her hostessing skills.
Calm Retreat with Waterfront View!Savannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsthere was a small but neat kitchen that was made available to us if neededeverything was clean and entirely pleasanthouse was clean and comfortablegreat place very clean and comfortable bedthe room and the common areas where we hung out were clean and well-furnishedi had a wonderful stay at vera's bed was comfy house was clean and vera was a great hostess
Host:she was very friendlyvera is a very nice hostshe is one of a kindshe was always helpful and communicativevera is a great host that welcomed us and made us feel at homeRead more reviewsthe house was reaaly cute and the location is right between tybee and savannahgreat location right on the river and 15mins from downtown savannahvera has an amazing house in good a locationgreat location right between the beach and the cityher crepes are wonderful the room was very comfortable and the location was brilliant
If you’re looking for a place to stay near the beach for your family or a girl’s vacation, this place is perfect. It’s reasonably priced for a big group and you’re only a short walk from the beach and all the best things to do in Savannah. The owner lives onsite and has thought of every possible necessity for someone away from home vacationing or attending a formal event. You’ll love the screened in porch and all the outdoor space so guests can be together or retreat to their separate spaces for quiet reading time.
White BirdTybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsgreat beautiful beach house with plenty of room for 7 on a girls weekendit is cozy has very good sleeping arrangements and a very functional kitchencottage was great fit all of our party with extra roomthe room with the bunk beds was perfect for the girlswe loved staying at this beautiful 3 bed-2 bath cottage in tybee islandeverything was very clean and well-maintainedthe house was clean and nicely furnishedit was clean and had everything we needed to have a comfortable staycaren's place is wonderful it was comfortable clean and cozyvery nice property clean & comfortable convenient location
Host:the host was very accommodating and helpfulour host caren was pleasant and welcomingcaren was a very gracious hostshe is a very kind lovely personbig thank you to my host caren and airbnb for the opportunityRead more reviewsthe location is excellentcomfortable and cute very close to beachgreat location close to beach stores and restaurantslocation was excellent because it was walking distance the beach stores and restaurantslocation was perfect right by the pier
Situated close to the beach and restaurants, as well as shops, this townhouse will serve as your oceanfront oasis for as long as you stay. There are three spacious bedrooms available to accommodate no more than six people. In addition to the bedrooms, the townhouse also comes with three bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and wireless internet access. Last but not least, you can enjoy a refreshing soak in the swimming pool whenever you feel the need to relax your muscles and ease your mind after a day out exploring Tybee Island.
Luxury Living Savannah: Oceanfront Oasis with PoolTybee Island, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe community pools are easy to access and well maintainedwe could not have been happier the house was sparkling clean and smelled wonderful when we arrivedRead more reviewswonderful place to stay on tybee great location on islandbeautiful and relaxing accommodations and locationperfect location convenient to beach eats & lighthouseexcellent location and wow what a nice townhousewe couldn’t be happier with this place
Nestled in front of Half Moon River, this property presents an unbeatable waterfront view that makes it one of the best houses for rent in Savannah. Providing two bedrooms and one bathroom, the house can accommodate up to four people. The master bedroom features a king bed and has its own TV, whereas the second bedroom features a queen bed with a TV as well. In addition, you can enjoy the other facilities that include a fully equipped kitchen, a private outdoor shower, and a gas grill. What’s more, you are welcome to enjoy a relaxing soak in the swimming pool.
Waterfront Home on Tidal Marsh - Beautiful views!Savannah, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe beds were super comfy they even had extra supplies like shampoo soap bandaids etcthe view was amazing the pool was greatthe kitchen had everything we needed the beds are comfortable furnishings very nice and the viewthe house was great for our family we enjoyed the gorgeous view & the relaxing poolthe pool and the outdoor area with view of the marsh was gorgeous and great for relaxingvery clean and extremely comfortableeverything was very cleanvery clean had everything you needed on siteit was super clean beds and couches were very comfortablejohn’s house is very clean and pretty
Host:the owners were so friendly and welcomingthe host was great- very friendly and responsivethe hosts are helpful quick to respond to questions and super friendlyloved this place and the owners they are super friendly and accommodatingjohn’s a very gracious and thoughtful host and the home is spacious well-appointed and handsomely decoratedRead more reviewsgreat neighborhood for walking the dogsgreat location very peaceful and beautifulbeautiful location quiet and very relaxingclose to savannah and tybee and easy to navigatei loved my stay at john's place
Located in the heart of the historic district, this apartment boasts amazing waterfront views. Recently renovated, this apartment has two bedrooms with queen-sized beds, and a sofa bed in the common space. If you want a meal out, the apartment is only a short walk away from downtown Savannah (where there’s a selection of restaurants), there’s also a fully-equipped kitchen in the Airbnb if you want to cook your own meal. Modern amenities include WiFi and HDTV.
Apartment with amazing waterfront balcony view
If you not only enjoy comfort but also appreciate wildlife viewing, this is a lovely place to stay. This barrier island home is a bird sanctuary that receives visits from various animal friends that roam the property freely. Some other perks include internet, cable TV, an indoor fireplace, breakfast, and a pool. It’s even pet-friendly. What a pleasant place for a couple or small family to stay.
Here you can stay in a home on Wilmington River where you’ll have a continental breakfast, photographic vistas, and a serene atmosphere. This vacation home is so breathtaking and comfy, you won’t want to leave; but if you do it’s only minutes from downtown Savannah and Tybee Island beaches.
ON DEEP WATER BETWEEN TYBEE BEACH & SAVANNAHSavannah, Georgia, United States
This home is located by a river that leads right out to the ocean so you can see dolphins swimming in the water right from your rocker on the screened in front porch! Cross the street to visit the beach or drive a mere two miles (3.2 km) to visit the Historic District of Savannah. The owner wants you to make yourself at home in their affordably priced vacation rental!
State of mind on the waterBluffton, South Carolina, United States
Top guest reviewswe loved the riverside view and the room was quiet and peacefuli woke up to fresh coffee and breakfast every morningsecond the ceiling fan and mount need to be repairedthe king sized bed and bathroom were perfect for our 3 night staythe room was clean and it had a great view of the may riververy beachie clean and casualthe sheets/bedding were very clean and smelled well laundered as did the bath towelsthe room was super clean with a beach atmosphereroom was spacious and cleanthe house was really nice and our room was super clean private and very comfy
Host:william was a wonderful hostwilliam was a great hostwilliam was a great host who provided us with tons of info on the areawilliam is a great host super friendlywilliam is a fabulous hostRead more reviewswe loved the location accommodations and time with williamanything from golf to great places to eatcloser to the house is bluffton that has its own charm and places to exploregood location and great view
Book by the water for a dream vacation
These Savannah vacation rentals near the water are sure to make your vacation a dream. There is nothing like a waterfront view while sipping your morning coffee or reading a book, being close to fun sights, and being in a culturally rich location. You’re sure to find a dreamy place to stay for any budget in this list!
Frequently asked questions about Best Waterfront Airbnbs In And Around Savannah, Georgia
1. Which is the best luxury Airbnb in Savannah?
Luxury Airbnbs are not easy to find in Savannah, Georgia. But for the discerning traveler, we recommend this vacation home right on the marsh that has luxurious amenities and located only a few miles from Tybee Island and Historic Savannah.
2. Which Airbnb in Savannah is closest to Savannah-Hilton Head Airport?
Not many Airbnbs in Savannah are close to Savannah-Hilton Head Airport. But if you are keen on booking a vacation rental that is close to the airport, then consider staying at this vacation home right on the marsh that is a 38-minute drive away.
3. Which Airbnb in Savannah is good for families?
For those traveling to Savannah with families, many great Airbnb options are available. But the Airbnb that we recommend as the best one for families is this spacious bungalow on Wilmington Island.
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