SAVANNAH'S HISTORIC DISTRICT

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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SAVANNAH'S HISTORIC DISTRICT

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Townhome, 2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

This is a beautiful two story home in the heart of the Historic District. Built in 1870 for John Houston, this home has been lovingly restored and is only one block from Forsyth Park. River Street, antique shops, and numerous parks are a short walk or bike ride away.

Our home includes original hardwood floors, central air, three fireplaces, two bedrooms each with a private bath, a fully equipped new kitchen and powder room on first floor. Other amenities include washer/dryer, ceiling fans, TVs. Crib available. The home is beautifully furnished. Also, has a private, gated courtyard for dining or just relaxing.

Parking is non-metered in front of the house.

Keywords: 1870 Townhouse

Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
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Being a resident of PA, Savannah became a regular visit due to our son being a SCAD student. We visited once to often and decided that Savannah should become our retirement. home. Our son moved on to California and we stayed here.

My wife, Betsy is a retired school teacher and I retired from a retail business. We still have a summer home in PA.

The Owner purchased this house in 2004

We fell in love with this home due to its proximity to the Historic District and Forsyth Park. We walk everywhere. Always something to do or see. Great friendly people. Even being close to the beach. Our princess home needed a complete going over but still had its 1870 bones. We like to think we helped bring her into the 21st century.

The first time we stepped foot into our home my wife said I could live here. The house was charming but needed lots work. The courtyard made it all worthwhile. We spent many a day painting, having new a/c and heating installed, roof, bathrooms and the kitchen. The most fun was finding the antiques to place in our home. It all worked.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 30 traveler reviews

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Savannah's Historic District
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews
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Savannah's Historic District
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p40150vb
(717) 475-1668
Savannah Coastal Georgia
Grand Rapids, Michigan
5

Historic Home in Savannah

  • 5 of 5
Great location, gracious owner, beautiful home. We stayed with another couple and each had enough room without getting in the way. Forsyth Park is almost across the street and you can walk to the downtown area without a problem. The back patio is an excellent spot for an afternoon drink. The home has been renovated but retains the "old feel" but with modern conveniences. Highly recommneded.
  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2007
  • Stayed: Mar 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
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Savannah's Historic District
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p40150vb
(717) 475-1668
Savannah Coastal Georgia
Leesburg, FL
5

Perfect Birthday Celebration!

  • 5 of 5
We had such a joyful, lovely, restful, and peaceful time in this beautiful home. My dearest friend and I came for a girls getaway to celebrate my 44th Birthday in Savannah, Ga. The accommodations were just perfect. Everything is within walking distance, and great restaurants. We are both well traveled, and by far did this rental meet our expectations. The furnishings are quaint and eclectic, and
the beds are very comfortable. We can't wait to come back for another visit.
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Savannah's Historic District
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p40150vb
(717) 475-1668
Savannah Coastal Georgia
Maryville, TN
5

Great townhouse with courtyard

  • 5 of 5
Great house and convenient to everything in the historic district. Larry was great with communication and so helpful. The courtyard was great to sit in after we arrived, unfortunately the weather did not cooperate for most of our stay as it rained for two days on and off but we still had a great time and the house was so nice to come back to vs. a hotel. Definitely will come back.
  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Savannah's Historic District
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p40150vb
(717) 475-1668
Savannah Coastal Georgia
5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5
We recently returned from a three night stay. The location and property were perfect and the home was spotless. We would definitely recommend staying here if you come to Savannah. A fun, relaxing and wonderful time was had by all.
  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Savannah's Historic District
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p40150vb
(717) 475-1668
Savannah Coastal Georgia
Marshall, MI
5

Wonderful house and location. Very accomodating owners too!

  • 5 of 5
We arrived on Christmas Eve, and met one of the owner, who was dropping off fresh cut flowers-what a nice welcome. The house is very tastefully appointed. There is a charming half bathroom downstairs, and two full bathrooms on the second floor.

My husband, who is a tea drinker, really appreciated the instant hot water faucet in the kitchen. The house has every kitchen gadget known to man, and we wanted for nothing. It has cable with many stations, but we spent the majority of our week-long visit site seeing and experiencing the great neighborhoods.

The house is only a block from Forsyth Park (which is stop 5 on the trolley), and only 22 blocks from River Street (with some blocks being very short ones). We both loved walking throughout the historic district & we walked the round trip to River Street at least once each day.

Larry and Betsy were wonderfully willing to answer our questions regarding churches in the area, etc. The house is within walking distance to the cathedral, so we were able to leave our car parked at the house curb and walk for services without worrying about parking once we got to mass.

When we return to Savannah we will definitely consider staying here again.
  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Savannah's Historic District
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p40150vb
(717) 475-1668
Savannah Coastal Georgia
Niceville FL
5

Thanksgiving

  • 5 of 5
We enjoyed our visit very much. Our host, Larry was very helpful and easy to work with . We liked the fact that the townhouse was isolated from all the hustle and bustle but near everything in the historic district. It was very well equipped and comfortable. We enjoyed the walks in Forsyth Park with our little dog. The restaurant recommendations were great and were within easy walking distance . We highly recommend this home
  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
I-95/I-16 intersection
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Tybee
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Huchinson Island
Car: not necessary

We are located 1 block from Forsyth Park where many events take place year round. River Street is a 10 minute walk from our townhouse as is all fine dining, entertainment and museums. Paula Deans restaurant is also a short walk from our rental.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Savannah House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
$230
$1,490
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
cleaning $90
Tax Rate 13.0%
Notes Pets will be considered if under 30lbs.
2 night stays will be considered. If granted a one time $50 surcharge will be added.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Savannah House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Fireplace
  • Parking On Street
  • Filtered Water
  • Water Cooler
  • Heating
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Alarm Clock
  • Activities Guide
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Pantry Items
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Blender
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Ice Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Can be made into a King if desired., Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • Games for Kids
  • Television
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
  • Books
  • Radio
  • Books for Kids
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Beach Chairs
  • Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • live theater
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • zoo
  • churches
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • festivals
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • wildlife viewing
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • walking
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • hiking
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • surf fishing
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • wind-surfing
  • tennis
  • swimming
  • golf
  • sound/bay fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • surfing
  • water skiing
  • basketball court
Notes:
WiFi,can convert twin beds to a King upon request, outdoor dining in enclosed courtyard.
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