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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 10 km
28Attractionswithin 10 km
100Room tips
Traveller rating
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Popular mentions
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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Hotel's Favourite
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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This hotel is outdated and way overpriced.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 6 days 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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Was so excited to have a room directly on the beach! Continental breakfast was adequate. Having coffee a necessity. January weather was ok. Birthday beach trip We usually go to the Gulf but have already reserved a room for a Spring trip.
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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 submit a review. We regret the January weather was not the best. We hope you will come back when temperatures start to warm up and you can truly do all there is to enjoy on our little island paradise. We are glad you took advantage of our close proximity to the beach. Happy new year!
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Wow! Great value for the price we paid and very accommodating. You can’t beat the location! We knew it’d be nice but everything from cleanliness to customer service was better than expected. Would recommend to family or friends.
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Response from DeSotoBeachManager, Guest Relations Manager at Desoto Beach Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and you taking the time to share your comments. We are glad you took advantage of our close location to the beach, cleanliness of our rooms and friendly staff services. Thank you for recommending us to your family and friends, and happy new year. We hope to see you again very soon.
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Oceanfront rooms
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mold in bathroom $250 a night room
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Is this hotel pet friendly?
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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"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."
"Bath room do not have a towel bar"
US$96 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United StatesGeorgiaGeorgia CoastTybee Island
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