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Slack Tide Cottage

4.9231
(52 Reviews)

Capacity

2 Bedrooms
1 Bath
Sleeps 4

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About

Slack Tide Cottage

Slack tide comes when tidal water is completely unstressed, when the tide is neither coming in nor going out. For this lovely two bedroom cottage, presented by Real Escapes Properties and located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac being unstressed is the proper state of mind. Few cars are passing by yet you are close to the village, can walk to restaurants and walk to the beach. What can be better than time at the beach and then a short walk back to an enclosed outside shower to leave the sand and spray with a comfortable warm shower. Bring your dog too and shower him off in a space large enough for a small party. The back yard is fully enclosed so young children and your pets will not be wandering into the neighborhood.

Slack Tide Cottage can be enjoyed on the front porch with four rocking chairs and two small tables for your hors d’oeuvres and a cool drink of your choice. Surely as the sun goes down there is no stress as you quietly plan the rest of your evening rocking without a care. Will it be a quiet evening in with something from the backyard grill or a satisfying walk to a meal nearby?

Enter into the spacious den and dining area with ceiling fan, flat screen TV and ample seating. The dining room has a table for four just off of the kitchen. This cottage has been nicely upgraded and you will find everything you need in the kitchen - Keurig coffee maker, microwave, toaster, blender, pots/pans, and the list goes on!

Just down the hall, you will find a roomy bathroom with a double vanity on your left and on your right, the entrance to the large Master Bedroom with a King size bed, writing area, ceiling fan and TV. The full size laundry room with a side by side washer and dryer is located just off of the Master Bedroom. Across the hall from the Master, is a slightly smaller bedroom with a Queen-sized bed, ceiling fan and beautiful new linens.

If you read newspapers on-line or keep up with your favorite team the Wi-Fi is robust and available. Log-on to your email provider and tell your friends how peaceful an island of maybe 15,000 full time residents can be. Do you play golf? There is no end of possibilities to play on the many courses throughout the Golden Isles. There is even a PGA event on Saint Simons every year, the RSM Classic, played in November. Come and see your favorite players up close in a tournament hosted by Davis Love III.

Slack Tide Cottage, located at 1102 Sherman Avenue, is the perfect relaxing spot for you and your family.

CHECK IN: 4:00 pm CHECK OUT: 10:00 am

• Group gatherings and events at this property are limited to the number of occupants (4 persons).
• Dogs are allowed with an additional fee of $100 per pet (no cats). Limit 3.
• Parking space for 2 – 3 cars in the driveway
• 3 blocks to nearest Public Beach Access, 1/2 mile to Pier Village

Minimum age to rent is 25. This applies to all guests with the exception of multi-generational families.

What to Expect in your Unit:
• There are 2 TVs in this property.
• Linens (Bath towels and bed sheets) are provided along with a Starter Supply of Toilet Paper, Soap, Paper Towels and Trash Bags. Any additional supplies needed during tenancy will be the responsibility of the guest.
• Beach towels and beach chairs ARE provided with this property.

Bedding Includes:
1 – King
1 - Queen

Don’t forget to bring your sunscreen!

Accommodation Excise Tax Certificate #096614

Features

Location

  • St. Simons Island

Kitchen Amenities

  • Cookware
  • Dishes & Silverware
  • Coffee Maker - Drip
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Stove
  • Coffee Maker - Keurig
  • Blender

Amenities

  • Pets Allowed
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Smoke Detector
  • Free Parking
  • Private Entrance
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wifi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bed Linens
  • Parking
  • Towels & Linens Provided
  • Heating
  • Cable
  • Dryer
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Washer
  • Desk
  • 3 Car Maximum
  • Satellite or Cable
  • Television
  • Garden or Backyard
  • Patio
  • Fenced Yard
  • Grill - Charcoal
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Single Level Home
  • Beach Chairs
  • Combination tub/shower
  • House

Availability

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Reviews

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Great Annual Retreat

December 2023
, Washington DC USA

Overall
5

We stay here every year and it remains a great escape for us! It is conveniently located to the beach, stores, and restaurants. it is always clean, well-stocked and comfortable. Slack Tide Cottage is really well-suited for our dogs. We'll be back!

St Simons Getaway

November 2023
, Parrish, FL US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Nice home. Excellent location and neighborhood.

4th time staying here great as always

August 2023
, Lawrenceville , GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Great location easy walk to the beach or restaurants. House is super clean and has a great fenced in backyard for your dog beautiful landscaping and although there is only one bathroom it’s big and there’s a huge outdoor shower that we love. Great value for the money.

Awesome as always

May 2023
, Decatur, GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
4

As usual had an amazing experience with Real Escape Properties! Finanvially reasonable, beautifully maintained home and very esponsive.

Love St Simons Island

May 2023
, United States

Overall
5

All driving directions - extremely good! Recommendations for restaurants and activities (play, arts & crafts festival) very enjoyable. Appreciate the supplies in the cottage! Also appreciate furniture coverings for the dogs! Love the fenced back yard and being able to bring dogs.

Spring Break - 23

April 2023
, Fort Mill, SC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
3
Location
5
Property condition
4

Traveled with my wife, 2 daughters, and 12 year old labradoodle. We have stayed this property before but it has been a couple years. The location is very centralized and a relatively short walk to Myrtle Street beach access. House is well stocked and in great condition. Only negative was the cleaning company - the dishes in the dishwasher were not clean upon arrival. And behind the door in one of the bathrooms there was a considerable amount of dirt. None of this was a big deal but I did provide feedback to the property management company to address with their cleaning contractor which they were adamant they would do. Either way this property is a great value and I would and likely will stay here again. Thanks!

Enjoyed Our Stay

January 2023
, Atlanta , GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

We enjoyed our stay at Slack Tide very much and we hope to go back some day soon.

So cute and well-stocked!

December 2022
, Washington, DC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

We come back every year to this house - it is so cute, a short walk to the beach, close to the village, and has everything we could ever need in the kitchen. It always has tons of towels and supplies for the beach and has a great set up for dogs!

50th Birthday Celebration

November 2022
, Hawkinsville, GA US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Our family had 2 houses close to each other for the weekend to celebrate my husbands 50th birthday. We were within walking distance to our chosen restaurants. The golf cart was really fun. Both homes were just what we expected, very clean. Staff were very hospitable and helpful.

Enjoyed our stay!

October 2022
, Statesboro, GA US

Overall
5

We enjoyed our stay at Slack Tide Cottage. The staff at Real Escapes made this quick trip possible by communicating well with us about check in and other policies. We will definitely use you again on upcoming trips to SSI.

Always a great experience!

September 2022
, Kokomo, IN US

Overall
5

Thank you as always for making our rental experience a great one! We have traveled to SSI for years and have used other property management companies - however - Real Escapes tends to be our "go to"! This property was perfect for my husband and I - we loved it so much (for many reasons) that we already booked it for our 2023 visit!

4th time staying here

June 2022
, Lawrenceville , GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Great house and especially great backyard and outdoor shower. Pet friendly, fenced nicely landscaped back yard with a great grill and accessories. Inside has 2 big bedrooms and a large bath. Place was absolutely spotless and has a new refrigerator which replaced one of the only things I could criticize.Ready to book my stay for next year.

Wonderful stay!

May 2022

Overall
5

Thank you for being pet friendly!

Wonderful Vacation!

April 2022
, Charlotte, NC US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

We had a great vacation with our dogs. The house was very clean and in a great location. The fenced in backyard was great for our dogs. Thank you! We will be back:)

Great Location Dog Friendly

April 2022
, Charlotte, NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
4

Spacious dog friendly rental in quiet community. Home was clean, big fence in yard that felt very private, good fridge, huge tv and easy for us to settle in like home. There is a part of the fence that is low if you have dogs that jump over fences. We blocked off that area with their outdoor furniture. I would suggest maintenance look at the bed in master as the bedfrane/floor slopes downward towards the headboard. But we slept the opposite way and bed was very comfy. Brewery and restaurants nearby if you didn't feel like walking into town. But that walk to town was nice and easy. Rental company was very easy to work with and accomodating. We already rebooked and would definitely recommend the company and the rental home.

Great Location Dog Friendly

April 2022
, Charlotte, NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
4

Spacious dog friendly rental in quiet community. Home was clean, big fence in yard that felt very private, good fridge, huge tv and easy for us to settle in like home. There is a part of the fence that is low if you have dogs that jump over fences. We blocked off that area with their outdoor furniture. I would suggest maintenance look at the bed in master as the bedfrane/floor slopes downward towards the headboard. But we slept the opposite way and bed was very comfy. Brewery and restaurants nearby if you didn't feel like walking into town. But that walk to town was nice and easy. Rental company was very easy to work with and accomodating. We already rebooked and would definitely recommend the company and the rental home.

2022 Masters Trip

April 2022
, Tucson, AZ United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Our stay was excellent and the accommodations couldn’t be better with a location so close to the beach and local restaurants. The cottage was very well kept and extremely comfortable. We really liked the front porch rocking chairs. Overall we couldn’t have picked a better place to stay to enjoy the beach and restaurants nearby.

Great second stay!

November 2021
, Washington, DC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This was our second stay at Slack Tide Cottage, and we will definitely be back! The house has everything you need for the beach and a well-stocked kitchen and is within walking distance to the village, restaurants, bars, and (of course) the beach. It is great for a relaxing and stress-free getaway.

Great second stay!

November 2021
, Washington, DC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This was our second stay at Slack Tide Cottage, and we will definitely be back! The house has everything you need for the beach and a well-stocked kitchen and is within walking distance to the village, restaurants, bars, and (of course) the beach. It is great for a relaxing and stress-free getaway.

Great Vacation Rental

September 2021
, Prospect , KY United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Really enjoyed our stay at Slack Tide Cottage. The property was clean and well maintained. This rental was so well equipped we didn’t want for anything. The location was perfect. We would definitely stay here again!

The house was great!

September 2021

Overall
5

We appreciated the fenced yard and the ability to bring our little dog!

Great location

July 2021
, Cumming , GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is such a cute house! We had everything we needed and it was a close walk to the beach and pier. It was so nice that they had beach chairs and towels available to use!

Love St. Simons

July 2021
, Huger, SC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Cute house and close to the beach!! Our dogs loved the fenced in backyard.

Perfect spot!

July 2021
, Severn, MD United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Perfect cottage for our first stay in SSI. CLEAN! Within walking distance to the beach. Loved the outdoor shower. Kitchen had everything. Appreciated the boogie boards for the kids!

Wonderful cottage-thank you!

July 2021

Overall
5

Had a wonderful time!

June 2021

Overall
5

We loved the cottage. It had all the conveniences you could want.

Cozy little cottage

June 2021
, Cumming, GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Had a great stay. The cottage had all the conveniences we could need and then an excellent location. Close walking to the beach and crab trap restaurant. Comfortable beds. Comfortable family room and relaxing front porch. Cute quaint neighborhood.

Love slack tide cottage!

May 2021
, Atlanta, GA US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

The location is amazing - we walked to the beach, the pier, and to the strip of restaurants each day. Such a short and easy walk! We also were only 1-2 miles to Wake Up coffee which we loved - we would run there and walk back! This is a great house to be able to have any type of vacation you'd like, whether it be active or more relaxed! We also love the outdoor shower. The home is also great and has all the necessities. The house is also very clean. THe only thing that I would mention is the beds seem to have broken slats underneath the mattress which can lead to a less comfortable sleep.

Second time here will be back!

May 2021
, Georgia , GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

House is larger than it looks has 2 large bedrooms with great beds and the bathroom is large with a double vanity and nice shower. The backyard is beautifully landscaped and fenced in for your dog and there is a nice private outdoor shower. A short walk to the beach and very reasonable price. We plan to stay here at least once every year.

SSI Visit

May 2021
, Quincy, FL United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Slack Tide is more of a guest cottage than a rental. We had a wonderful time with our dog and two grand dogs. The special touches for pets were much appreciated. The outdoor shower was great for people and pets. I hope to return soon.

SSI Visit

May 2021
, Quency, FL United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Slack Tide is more of a guest cottage than a rental. We had a wonderful time with our dog and two grand dogs. The special touches for pets were much appreciated. The outdoor shower was great for people and pets. I hope to return soon.

House smelled and then my review was removed

April 2021
, Lake worth, FL US

Overall
3
Services from rental manager
4
Cleanliness
4
Location
5
Property condition
3

The location was nice and the interior was tidy but it smelled terribly. I wrote this review on the VRBO app about the property after the stay and the review was removed.

Manager's Response

I'm not sure about your previous review - we aren't able to remove any reviews from Vrbo. I want to thank you for your response. We were able to find out what the smell was and have the situation repaired. Everything is good to go with this adorable property.

Great location! Well-stocked!

November 2020
, Washington, DC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This rental was perfect - great location, comfortable, and well-stocked with everything we needed including tons of kitchen gadgets and equipment, towels, and beach stuff. It also has a great yard, which was perfect for our pups and also having coffee or a meal outdoors. While close to the Village and just a few blocks from the beach, the house is tucked away on a very quiet street. We will definitely be staying here again!

Great location! Well-stocked!

November 2020
, Washington, DC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This rental was perfect - great location, comfortable, and well-stocked with everything we needed including tons of kitchen gadgets and equipment, towels, and beach stuff. It also has a great yard, which was perfect for our pups and also having coffee or a meal outdoors. While close to the Village and just a few blocks from the beach, the house is tucked away on a very quiet street. We will definitely be staying here again!

Perfect escape!

July 2020
, Birmingham , Alabama Usa

Overall
5

Perfect in every way. This house has it all; great location, dog friendly, well appointed, pristine and charming. Easy walk to sunrises on the beach, meals and shopping in the village and neighborhood exploring. Can’t wait to come back!!

Perfect place for an easy weekend!

June 2020
, Kathleen, GA US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

We had a great time staying here! In addition to being clean and comfortable, the hosts went above and beyond to make the stay enjoyable with extra touches. We loved it and will definitely come back!

Hidden gem

June 2020
, Winston salem , NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is our new favorite rental at SSI. Location excellent. Clean as a whistle. Easy in and out. One step. Excellent parking. Beautiful backyard with fencing and very nice landscaping. Our hounds loved the backyard. Furnishings were new. We will ask for this rental when we return. We liked it so much we might want to buy it at some point in the future.

Hidden gem

June 2020
, Winston salem, NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is our new favorite rental at SSI. Location excellent. Clean as a whistle. Easy in and out. One step. Excellent parking. Beautiful backyard with fencing and very nice landscaping. Our hounds loved the backyard. Furnishings were new. We will ask for this rental when we return. We liked it so much we might want to buy it at some point in the future.

Hidden gem

June 2020
, Winston-Salem, NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is our new favorite rental at SSI. Location excellent. Clean as a whistle. Easy in and out. One step. Excellent parking. Beautiful backyard with fencing and very nice landscaping. Our hounds loved the backyard. Furnishings were new. We will ask for this rental when we return. We liked it so much we might want to buy it at some point in the future.

Hidden gem

June 2020
, Winston salem , North Carolina United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is our new favorite rental at SSI. Location excellent. Clean as a whistle. Easy in and out. One step. Excellent parking. Beautiful backyard with fencing and very nice landscaping. Our hounds loved the backyard. Furnishings were new. We will ask for this rental when we return. We liked it so much we might want to buy it at some point in the future.

Hidden gem

June 2020
, Winston Salem, NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is our new favorite rental at SSI. Location excellent. Clean as a whistle. Easy in and out. One step. Excellent parking. Beautiful backyard with fencing and very nice landscaping. Our hounds loved the backyard. Furnishings were new. We will ask for this rental when we return. We liked it so much we might want to buy it at some point in the future.

Hidden gem

June 2020
, Winston salem, NC United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

This is our new favorite rental at SSI. Location excellent. Clean as a whistle. Easy in and out. One step. Excellent parking. Beautiful backyard with fencing and very nice landscaping. Our hounds loved the backyard. Furnishings were new. We will ask for this rental when we return. We liked it so much we might want to buy it at some point in the future.

Cute Comfy Home

May 2020
, Winston-Salem, NC United States

Overall
4
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
4
Property condition
4

Good location. 3 minute walk to beach
Had some issues with construction next door and there not being any lights outback. Other than that me and the dogs loved it

Manager's Response

Thank you for letting us know about the lights not working They have been taken care of and are working properly now (actually caused by the is no longer an issue either).

Cute Comfy Home

May 2020
, winston salem, NC United States

Overall
4
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
4
Property condition
4

Good location. 3 minute walk to beach
Had some issues with construction next door and there not being any lights outback. Other than that me and the dogs loved it

Manager's Response

Thank you for letting us know about the lights not working They have been taken care of and are working properly now (actually caused by the is no longer an issue either).

Review of recent stay at Slack Tide cottage

January 2020
, Macomb, MI United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
4
Location
5
Property condition
5

We enjoyed our stay very much. Great location. Easy walk to the beach and the village. The decor of the cottage is tasteful and in good taste.

Review of recent stay at Slack Tide cottage

January 2020
, Macomb, MI United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
4
Location
5
Property condition
5

We enjoyed our stay very much. Great location. Easy walk to the beach and the village. The decor of the cottage is tasteful and in good taste.

Review of recent stay at Slack Tide cottage

January 2020
, Harper Woods, MI United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
4
Location
5
Property condition
5

We enjoyed our stay very much. Great location. Easy walk to the beach and the village. The decor of the cottage is tasteful and in good taste.

Slack Tide

December 2019
, Marietta, GA United States

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
4

A comfortable and peaceful home in a lovely neighborhood close to beach and shopping.

Thanksgiving Vacation

November 2019
, Smyrna, TN US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Our vacation was wonderful. The Slack Tide Cottage was perfect. Great location, very clean, and furnished with everything to make your stay pleasant. The check in and check out process was seamless.

Thanksgiving Vacation

November 2019
, Smyrna, TN US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

Our vacation was wonderful. The Slack Tide Cottage was perfect. Great location, very clean, and furnished with everything to make your stay pleasant. The check in and check out process was seamless.

A great time at Slack Tide

September 2019

Overall
5

Very exceptional accomodations! Fully stocked with sheets, towels, chairs-all top of the line! We had a blast and all the extras for our fur babies as well. Everything was perfect. Thanks for checking in on us as well. You guys really know how to make a vacation special!

Slack Tide Cottage

September 2019
, Beaufort, SC US

Overall
5
Services from rental manager
5
Cleanliness
5
Location
5
Property condition
5

My first time to SSI. Absolutely fell in love with the area. The rental house was great! Everything we needed and high-end linens/towels. Great back yard and very pet friendly. Would definitely rent this property again...

Manager's Response

Thanks! St. Simons is a wonderful place. Let us know when you are ready to return!