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Betty Roane

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english

SEPT SPEC/Circa 1861 House on Jones St Featured on HGTV/SVR#00037

87 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Historic District - South House Rental Photos and Description

House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

This unique and one of a kind house was featured on the HGTV and GAC shows 'You Live in What?' in 2015. It was built in 1861, originally as a residence, with wood siding and the entrance facing Jones Street. Around the turn of the century, it was converted to a grocery store, stuccoed, and the front door was moved to the corner, like many of the businesses in the Landmark Historic District. It remained a grocery until 1980 and then was converted back to a residence, although the door remained at its present location on the corner.

The house is located on Jones Street, which is reputed to be the most beautiful street in Savannah. You are within walking distance of everything in the Landmark Historic District, and only blocks from Clary's, Mrs. Wilke's Dining Room, the Firefly Cafe, and the Mercer House.

The house is very open and surprisingly spacious inside, with a very large modern kitchen, which is open to the living and dining area. Be a couch potato, while watching the wall mounted 42 inch flat screen TV. Or enjoy your favorite program or movie while preparing a meal in the totally renovated kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped and has brand new stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops.

The bedroom is separated from the living area by sliding glass panels. The bathroom is large and has a jetted shower.

Enjoy your morning coffee or an evening glass of wine in your cozy private landscaped courtyard.

This house is very comfortable for one or two adults, and up to two younger children, or three adults only. It is not suitable for two couples. If your group consists of two couples, I would suggest booking a property that has two bedrooms.

This house is pet friendly for an additional fee. However, due to insurance restrictions, certain breeds of dogs, any dog whose lineage contains a part of that breed, or any dog with a previous bite or attack history, are not allowed on the premises. The following dog breeds are named, but not limited to:

American Pit Bull

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Rottweiler

Doberman Pinscher

Chows

Keywords: Unique house, fully equipped, with open floor plan and cute courtyard

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Betty Roane (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 87 traveler reviews

SEPT SPEC/Circa 1861 House on Jones St Featured on HGTV/SVR#00037
average rating of 4.965517 based on 87 reviews
London, Ontario
5

Great property, great Location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous stay at Betty's Place! She was very helpful and organized. The binder she provided with a map, restaurant recommendations and menus was very Helpful! The kitchen was fully stocked and the house was very comfortable, loved having the private courtyard. Easy walking distance to everything in Savannah or a quick pedicab ride if you're tired of walking 😀򐀠We would recommend Smith Brothers butcher shop for a great assortment of wine, beer, charcuterie, cheeses and bread, it is just a couple of blocks down Price St. At Liberty. We discovered it on our Taste of Savannah food tour which we would also recommend to discover some of the hidden gem Eateries! Overall a fabulous Trip!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charlotte, NC
5

Hurricane can't stop us!

  • 5 of 5

Great home. Great location. Betty made sure all was alright since we arrived day of severe weather . Loved being walking distance of everything. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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5

Perfect studio, conveniently located!

  • 5 of 5

This house is located on a beautiful street in downtown Savannah! It was the perfect size for our family and we were able to walk everywhere, even with two small children in tow. Betty was so kind and very prompt in getting any and all details to us regarding the rental. I would recommend this house to any family of 4 or less, looking to visit Savannah!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Historic with a modern touch.

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing and everything I hoped. This was my first time renting a home and the first time in Savannah. I was a little nervous going outside if my comfort zone but glad i did. The home was exactly as described and within walking distance to the historic district. The neighborhood was safe we never felt uncomfortable. Parking was easy to find close to the house even on the street sweeping days. We didn't use the kitchen much but it was fully stock with pans, bowls and plates. I make use of the coffee maker every morning and it was nice she had stuff there already to use.

The washer and dryer came in handy during our stay. The patio was very private and surprisingly quiet. We loved our vacation and would definitely recommend staying at Betty's place.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Historical Cottage with up to date amenities

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful cottage! Loved the history of the building given to us by the owner and the location afforded an easy walk to the city sights. Beautifully decorated and very clean. While in Savannah take an architectural tour. Well worth the time and money. Corleone's Italian Restaurant easily won best food for the week. Highly recommend Betty's home!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Perfect weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Betty's home was great - very beautifully decorated and amazing use of space. Walking distance of everything and a short drive to Tybee! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Crystal Beer Parlor
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
River Street
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Hutchinson Island
Nearest Train
4.3 Miles
amtrak
Nearest Motorway
0.75 Miles
I-16
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Crystal Beer Parlor
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Tybee Island
Nearest Point of Interest
Clary's
Nearest Point of Interest
Firefly Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Mercer House
Nearest Point of Interest
Six Pence Pub
Nearest Point of Interest
J Christopher's
Nearest Point of Interest
Mrs. Wilke's Dining Room
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Historic District - South House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
RocknRoll Marathon
Nov 3 2016 - Nov 6 2016
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
New Year's Holiday
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
St. Patrick's Day
Mar 16 2017 - Mar 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$165
Thu,Fri,Sat
$950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $75
Pet Fee $35
Tax Rate 13.0%

Terms and rates for holidays and special events may vary. Call or email for details.
Cancellation policy: Full refund, if made in writing at least two full weeks before arrival. If cancellation made less than two weeks before arrival, deposit kept by management, but 100% can be used toward future rental.

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Amenities

Historic District - South House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bathroom with large walk in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1) LazBoy sleeper sofa, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full size LaZboy sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis

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