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The Destination

Tybee Island, Georgia

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David Tutera discusses hosting a wedding at the Tybee Island Wedding Chapel.

According to David Tutera of My Fair Wedding Tybee Island is a wonderful wedding destination and the chapel if a fabulous venue. (Click Image for the full interview.)

 Venue Location

The Venue is located on Tybee Island, a barrier island accessible by car from Historic Savannah, Georgia. Tybee Island, Georgia is located directly on the Atlantic Ocean. Tybee is a small island just 3½ miles long with sandy beaches that wrap the island in length 6 ½ miles.

The Tybee Island Wedding Chapel and Grand ballroom is located on the marsh as you first drive onto Island.

Wedding Guest Activities

Guests who come to Tybee have available so many outdoor activities to make a visit during your destination wedding a wonderful experience for everyone. Your guests may just enjoy a day at the beach or day trip to historic downtown Savannah, Georgia.

Popular activities on Tybee include; Kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, kite surfing, deep sea fishing, inshore “green water” fishing, surfing, bicycling, roller blading, touring Little Tybee, visits to historic Fort Pulaski  and many other activities are enjoyed year round on Tybee.

Tybee Shopping & Restaurants

Tybee Island is known for it’s unique locally owned artist shops and locally owned restaurants.  Across the street from the Chapel & Ballroom is The Oaks shopping center.  The Oaks has many popular shops including Seaside Sisters.  Seaside Sisters has unique gifts that you will not find anywhere else besides on Tybee Island.  While shopping in The Oaks make sure that you stop into the local coffee ship, Tybean.  The south end of Tybee Island has many other beach shops where you will be sure to find the perfect Tybee souvenir.  Sprinkled through out Tybee are many other favorite restaurants including; The Crab Shack, AJ’s on the back river, Sundae cafe and the North Beach Bar & Grill.

Tybee Lodging

Oceanfront Cottage Rentals, LLC offers over 100+ rental homes that range from a 1 bedroom condo to an 8 bedroom Mansion for wedding guests, families or groups of couples to reserve.  The Brass Rail Condos and many of the homes on the north end of the island are popular options for wedding guests.

Tybee Island also has two popular bed and breakfasts that work really well as lodging options for your guest.  Beachview Bed & Breakfast and Surf Song Bed & Breakfast.

The Desoto Beach Hotel is located directly on the Atlantic ocean and is within a mile to the Tybee Island Chapel and Grand ballroom.  Also, downtown Savannah, Georgia has many hotels to choose from.  Many wedding guests will prefer to stay in Savannah because of river street and the other attractions located within walking distance to their hotel rooms.  On the day of your wedding guests may drive the short 20 minutes to the venue or hire a local transportation company.