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Carriage House Historic Savannah! HGTV inspired remodel. Dog friendly

Bedrooms 1
Space 550 sq. ft.
Property type guest house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Carriage house in historic Savannah, Queen Bed, full kitchen, private courtyard

**Special Note for Instant booking Guests! Please be sure to check the box for pets if you are bringing a pet. If you forget we will send you a separate payment request for the pet fee. This home can accommodate a maximum of 3 people. The legal capacity for adults is 2 people as of 2018, 1 extra person welcome if they are children under 18.

Jones E. Carriage House has it all; great location, dog friendly, luxury appointments, and off street parking with private entrance. The private entrance is from the lane behind our property. It's an easy walk to everywhere from here. Rents fast, so don't hesitate or your date will be gone. Experience the wonder of Savannah as it was meant to be explored on foot. This spacious, one room living area has everything you and your dog need to enjoy downtown Savannah. For those without Dogs we are people friendly as well. Jones E. carriage house has just been renovated and is clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated.

SPECIAL NOTE: The Carriage House Is Only allowed by code to sleep TWO ADULTS plus children as of 2018. (two in a queen bed and the third using a our deluxe EZ bed ) The bed is a deluxe electrically powered inflatable bed with a nice padded cover. The bed is at normal height and on legs when fully inflated. You will need to deflate the bed during the day to move freely in the room.

Experience a fully stocked kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless appliances. The bed is queen size and there is an electric fireplace for a romantic ambiance with or without running the heater. Watch a flatscreen HDTV, read, or play games. Cook in, or take a short walk to one of the wonderful restaurants within a ten minute leisurely walk. You name it, this kitchen has it. Keurig coffee pot, toaster, cookware, bakeware and basic supplies such as oils and spices. High quality linens are included along with a hair dryer, shampoo, soaps, lotions, iron and ironing board.

The courtyard is shared with us and our dog (Gus). We live in the main house. The courtyard is complete with fountain and perfect for a morning coffee or a glass of wine in the evening. You might catch us using our Big Green Egg for our outdoor cooking and would be happy to share our hot coals with you. As native Californians we use wine for cooking, drinking and making new friends. You will have private access to the carriage house from the lane. There is plenty of free parking on the street. Just be mindful of street sweeping hours.

Jones E. Carriage House is walking distance to everything in historic downtown Savannah. Have coffee in the courtyard then walk 2 blocks to the famous Clary's Cafe on E. Jones St. Stroll a few more beautiful blocks for shopping or dining at the landmark restaurant of Mrs. Wilkes' Dining Room. Enjoy all the festivities Forsyth Park has to offer just a few blocks away. From the carriage house walk up Habersham St. through several lovely squares to River Street. Just as easily walk to City Market or to any of the many wonderful restaurants along the way. And of course the local dog park is just 1 block away! If you do run out of energy at the end of a long day, you simply need to hail one of the numerous Pedi-Cabs to bring you back home.

Jones E. Carriage House is perfect for anyone who is looking for a getaway and doesn't want to leave their dog at home. Stay for a long weekend or an entire week. You will love it. For a time my Husband and I worked as secret shoppers for the Ritz Carlton Hotel chain. Our job was to use all of the hotel services as undercover guests and report back to the management to help them maintain their 5 star rating. We learned a lot about how to treat guests with the care and attention they deserve. Give us a call and let us design the perfect 5 star experience for you. SVR-00518

More Details

June Alston
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About June Alston

Greg and I recently moved to downtown Savannah, and we love it. We bought this unique brick 1866 townhouse with a lovely courtyard and carriage house. We've already renovated the carriage house and are currently working on the main house. We are anxious to share our new home with family, friends, and new aquaintances.

We have traveled the world and so have met many wonderful people along the way. We hope to keep making new friends and creating new stories to share. Greg and I are both pharmacists. He continues to work as the Associate Dean of the Savannah campus of South University School of pharmacy. When we moved to Savannah I retired! I am now going to manage our carriage house vacation rental. I also quilt, quite a bit. You will see some of my art displayed in the carriage house.

June Alston purchased this guest house in 2016

Why June Alston chose Beach Institute

When looking to buy a home for our move to Savannah, we thoroughly searched every area surrounding downtown. But we just kept returning to downtown for the vibrant energy that exists in the historic city. Our historic 1866 brick townhouse met all of our needs and we know you will love it also. You can walk to everywhere from here but the nights are quiet and peaceful and away from the noise of the night spots.

People who have never been to Savannah can be fooled by looking at a map. The neighborhoods here change block by block. A 200 foot difference can make a huge difference in your experience. this property is Safe , Quiet and close in to all the must see sights.

What makes this guest house unique

Jones E. Carriage House is in the absolutely best location of historic downtown Savannah. Walk everywhere. You can park on our driveway or on the street with no meters, just be mindful of the street sweeping hours. Once you arrive never drive again. Come relax and have a great time in Savannah.

HGTV Inspired renovation 1 BR Carriage House, Dog friendly, Historic District


Beach Institute Guest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • guest house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Two (2) dog maximum.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Hair dryer, soap, shampoo, conditioner provided
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Studio Apartment
  • One Room: Queen bed sleeps 2 adults. We are not permitted by code to have more than 2. .Children are allowed in addition to the 2 adults. Pack and Play and high chair available on request. Portable bed for third guest available upon request. Carriage house is one large room with private bath so extra guest bed would be best for someone that you don't mind seeing you in your Jammies. Great for children.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
If you are looking for something special just ask. The owners have a wide variety of services that can be arranged on your behalf.


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Carriage House Historic Savannah! HGTV inspired remodel. Dog friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 80 reviews

Great location and hosts, June, Gus, and Greg.

  • 5 of 5

June was gracious and attentive both before and during our one week stay. Second floor “studio” apartment was perfect for us two humans and dog, Ruby. Secured courtyard was great for us to sit and relax and for letting Ruby roam, play, and potty unleashed. Convenient parking spot and walking distance to everything was a real bonus.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Return Visit

  • 5 of 5

This was my second stay at the Jones Street Carriage House. My first stay, last year, was wonderful, and my second stay, this year, was just as good. The Carriage House is in a great location and has everything I need, and June is the perfect host. I've already booked my third stay for later this year. I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Coach House

  • 5 of 5

The property was excellent. The location is great. The management is great. I have already recommended to a friend.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice

  • 5 of 5

Very nice.,welcoming

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The carriage house is beautiful, extremely clean, and so close to walk anywhere in town! We had a wonderful stay, and June is the most gracious host! We look forward to our next trip! Highly recommend! You will not be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Stay At The Carriage House

  • 5 of 5

If you are going to visit Savanna, you will want to stay here!

June has done a WONDERFUL job of seeing to every detail that makes for

a comfortable, relaxing stay in Savanna.

After a busy days of exploring Tybee Island, Hilton Head and Savanna, it felt like coming home at the end of the day.

Quiet neighborhood that is within walking distance of sites, bars and restaurants.

Thank you June for making us feel so welcome. We really enjoyed the goody basket and local beers that were in the frig.

We also appreciated Gus watching for us through the patio doors and wagging his tail when we came into the courtyard in the evenings.

If you get the chance to stay here, take it! You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Forsyth Park
Beautiful Vibrant Park. Walk the perimeter for an easy flat one mile loop. Pause at the magn...
Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head
Nearest Barpub
0.7 Miles
Mcdonoughs Pub
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Savannah River Water taxi
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
The Club at Savannah Harbor
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Highway 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Clary's Cafe
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Tybee Beach
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $75
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.