Area Lodging Partners

Stay just steps away from the race! Tybee Vacation Rentals professionally manages over 200 homes, condos, & cottages for all budgets. Offering special pricing for race participants.

Runner discount: Stay 2+ Nights Receive 10% Discount – Promo Code is CRITZTYBEERUN19

HOTELTYBEEVoted “Tybee Island’s Best Hotel”. Hotel Tybee’s historic property overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, with 208 remodeled guestrooms featuring private balconies, HDTVs, microwaves, mini-refrigerators, electronic safes, and high speed internet access. This unique hotel offers an event center, two outdoor pools, pool side Tiki Bar, gift shop, snack shop, free parking, 24-hour guest agent services, and is just steps away from the beach.

River’s End Campground, Tybee’s only campground, is located just a short walk from the beach! Cabins, Primitive to Full Hook up Campsites. Facilities include: Gift Shop, TV/Game Room, Fitness Room, 24HR Laundry and Vending, Free Wifi! 912-786-5518

Choose from their 7 Unique Vacation Properties: From the Award Winning Desoto Beach Hotel, Tybee’s ONLY Beachfront Hotel! …To their elegantly appointed Bed & Breakfast with just 3 romantic rooms, circa 1936… And 5 Beautiful Vacation Rentals that sleep from 4 to 14 depending on the property. No typical hidden fees. They have accommodations to fit any and all of your lodging needs.

Runner discount: Use promo code “critz” for 15% discount off your weekend stay at the DeSoto Beach Hotel and Vacation Properties. Book online or by phone. New reservations only

Southern Belle Vacation Rentals offers a wide variety of properties on Tybee and in the Savannah Historic District, with great options for your stay during the race weekend. Book directly through:, or call 912-289-0130.

Tybee Joy Vacations by Natural Retreats is pleased to offer a pristine collection of rental cottages and beach homes on Tybee Island that are ideal for race weekend.  To save 15% off your weekend stay, simply apply code CRITZ15 when you book online (link here) or by phone at 877-805-7794.

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Area Dining Partners

North Beach Bar and Grill   –   33 Meddin Drive, Tybee Island, GA 31328

156159_355211754528710_1868286699_nNorth Beach Bar and Grill offers an amazing menu that will tantalize even the most reserved palate.  Serving eclectic fusion dishes with a Caribbean flair, featuring local, sustainable seafood and the freshest ingredients to hot dogs, crab cake sandwiches, fish tacos, and wings in their quaint beach shack by the sea.

Lighthouse Pizza   –   “Beach” 15 Tybrisa St.  –  “North” 1105 Highway 80, Tybee Island, GA 31328

lhps-front-croppedVisit Lighthouse Pizza for pizza topped with your choice of 30 toppings, cheeses & sauces on fresh-made dough. Not in the mood for pizza? Choose pasta, wings, or salad, and finish off with a blueberry cheesecake calzone, apple dessert pizza. Enjoy your meal with craft beer, wine or soft drinks.

Wet Willie’s  –  16 Tybrisa St., Savannah, GA 31328

can-t-beat-a-cocktailEnjoy the World’s Greatest Daiquiris at Wet Willie’s. Run right past them to the finish line! Then stop by for a Call a Cab or a yummy bite to eat, and enjoy a stroll with a daiquiri to the beach right down the street. Great food, great drinks, great people and an awesome time: that’s what they’re all about

Bernie’s Oyster House – Tybee Island – 13 Tybrisa St., Tybee Island, GA 31328

Visit Bernie’s Oyster House for an authentic oyster house experience, for fresh or steamed oysters, steamed or fried seafood favorites. Enjoy beer on draft or a selection from their full bar, in an cozy, friendly atmosphere in the heart of Tybee’s South End district.

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Parking Information

You will be ticketed or possibly towed if you park illegally in any of the following places:

  • Non-recognized legal parking spaces
  • Yellow curbs
  • Fire hydrants
  • Driveways or in front of driveways
  • Residents’ yards
  • Areas with limited time restrictions

The City of Tybee Island has Pay-and-Display equipment.
The rates vary depending on location and lot.
Parking is enforced 8:00AM to 8:00PM year-round, including weekends and holidays.
Parking can be purchased via coins or credit card. For more details, please visit:


Parking will be available at the South End of the Island (trolley service from the Hotel Tybee stop), in the North Beach parking lot. Limited overflow parking will be available at the Tybee Police Station, located on 78 Van Horne Drive.

After these lots are filled, parking will only be available at the South End of the Island. Please make sure to plan enough time to use the trolley service.

Trolleys will be running every 15 minutes from Hotel Tybee, making a stop on Butler Avenue near the YMCA, to drop off at the Lighthouse between 4:00pm and 5:45pm. After the race, the trolleys will be running from the Lighthouse starting at 6:45pm to Hotel Tybee until 8:30pm.


  • All south lots that are available
  • Any side streets on the east side of the island from 15th to 6th Street
  • At Hotel Tybee

If you are running the 10K and arrive early enough, the South Beach parking lot on the Strand will be available. If you are traveling south, you can access this parking lot by turning left off of Butler Avenue onto 17th Street.



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