Savannah, GA (Vocus) September 29, 2010
Grab extended family, best girlfriends, or just a sweetheart and head off to Savannah, Georgia to enjoy all this enchanting historic city has to offer. Round out the journey by staying at one of the five mansion collections available from Luxury Living Savannah, a boutique hotelier that restores historic homes to their original splendor while adding modern touches that the discerning traveler expects.
Guests who book a four-night stay at Luxury Living Savannah will receive the fifth night complimentary between Nov. 1 and Feb. 28. (Blackout dates include Thanksgiving and Dec. 20 through Jan. 3.)
Home to one of the U.S.’s largest historic districts, Savannah is an elegant, refined city that evokes images of the Old South and its impeccable hospitality. Visit some of the beautiful spots seen in movies like Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Forrest Gump or Something to Talk About. Enjoy fabulous food at the city’s popular restaurants, such as Lady and Son’s Restaurant and Uncle Bubbas Oyster bar from Paula Deen. No visit to Savannah is complete without a trip to River Street, a cobblestone road that runs along the Savannah River and is known for its shopping and restaurants.
Luxury Living Savannah showcases five historic mansions, which offer a collection of rental options that make it possible to accommodate parties of all sizes. Each of the aging Grand Ladies has been lovingly restored to its original splendor, the result of multi-million dollar renovations completed in accordance with historic guidelines. The homes incorporate bold, rich colors with modern amenities that the discerning traveler expects (gourmet kitchens with stainless steel appliances, luxe bathrooms with whirlpool tubs, flat-screen TVs,) and yet retain original details that make these luxe getaway options unique. The mansions display an extraordinary attention to detail, with antiques that tell their own story tucked into every corner.
Guests can choose among several options:
The Wedding Cake Mansion: The Wedding Cake mansion earned its name for its elaborate white bay window with ornate stained glass and white ornamental ironwork. This award-winning mansion, which has undergone a three-million dollar renovation and has earned historical certification, is located on Savannah’s Monterey Square, made famous by the movie Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. This 1869 2nd Empire Baroque home features a main house with 4-5 bedrooms, 5.5 ornate, lavish bathrooms, a formal living and dining room a gourmet kitchen and lovely courtyard with fountain. There is also a 2 bedroom, 2 bath garden suite and a 1 bedroom, 1 bath carriage house. This provides an option of 8 bedrooms and 8.5 baths to accommodate up to 21 guests.
The Forsyth Park Mansion: Located a block from one of the country’s most beautiful parks, the Forsyth Park Mansion has undergone a painstaking renovation, which restored the home to its original grandeur, created one of Savannah’s finest and largest private gardens, and earned the mansion its historic certification. This four bedroom home also has five spectacular bathrooms, a formal living and dining room, a gourmet kitchen, rambling side porches, and garden with a soothing fountain. There is also a 2 bedroom, 2 bath garden suite and a 2 bedroom, 1 bath carriage house. This provides an option of 8 bedrooms and 8 baths to accommodate up to 20 guests.
The Washington Square House: Just two blocks from the popular River Street, the circa 1790 Washington Square House retained much of its original details throughout its renovation, such as the original staircase, heart pine floors and plaster ceiling medallions. Conducted in accordance with stringent federal preservation guidelines, this award-winning home has earned historical certification. The Washington Square House has four bedrooms and four, luxurious bathrooms, a formal living and dining room, a gourmet kitchen, sun room, and a courtyard with fountain. There is also a charming 2 bedroom, 2 bath Carriage House. This provides an option of 6 bedrooms and 6 baths to accommodate up to 16 guests.
The Jones Street Suites: Five, luxurious, renovated suites comprise the Jones Street Collection, which is conveniently located on a street dubbed as “America’s Prettiest” by Southern Living. This 1860’s Victorian home is located within walking distance to all restaurants, shopping and historical monuments. Lovingly restored, each unique suite within the home is adorned with modern kitchens, baths and decorated with Persian rugs, antiques and interesting art, side porches and a quaint courtyard with fountain. The Jones Street Suites offers 1, 2, and 3 bedroom suites that can be rented separately or take the entire property to accommodate up to 22 guests.
The Cathedral Inn: This historic masterpiece sits peacefully on Lafayette Square in the heart of Savannah's Landmark Historic District. The Cathedral Inn is located directly across from The Cathedral of St John the Baptist, one of Savannah’s most popular tourist attractions. Beautifully decorated, each of the three suites that comprise the Cathedral Inn feature spacious living areas with flat screen TVs, working fireplaces and romantic views of the cathedral spires. 1 and 2 bedroom suites can be rented individually or take the entire Inn to accommodate up to 14 guests.
Luxury Living Savannah is the perfect collection for girlfriend getaways, weddings, family reunions, corporate events, graduations, and short-term housing. Guests can rent the entire home, or choose from several, smaller rental options within an individual home of their choice. For more information, or to make a reservation, visit us online at http://www.luxurylivingsavannah.com or call (866) 886-0809.
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