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Spacious & Affordable 3 BR Condo in Savannah Historic District near Forsyth Park

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bed, 2 bath 2nd floor condo near Forsyth Park, walking distance to downtown.

Spacious and affordable Second floor 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Savannah condo located in Historic District near Forsyth Park. There is always plenty of free non-metered street parking in front of the condo.

This property is in an excellent location for attending events anywhere in the city. Great for families, weekend getaways, bachelorette get-together, happenings at Forsyth Park, attending wedding events, holiday celebrations, shopping, sightseeing, golf excursions, the Rock 'N' Roll Marathon, the Jazz Festival, Saint Patrick's Day and just about every event in Savannah and an easy drive to the beach at Tybee Island.

I also have a First floor (street level) 3 bedroom, 2 bath unit at the same location.

On VRBO or HomeAway search for property number: 599938 or 599938vb

Located in the Landmark Historic District it is close to everything that Savannah has to offer yet outside the congestion and overnight parking issues of the main tourist area. Perfect for sightseeing, either on foot or by car or use the free shuttle service (for information on the free shuttle do a Google search on "Connect-On-the-Dot"). There is even a full service grocery (Kroger) just a short walk away.

Forsyth Park is a leisurely seven minute walk, nearby free shuttle service and full service grocery (Kroger) just minutes away. Dining, antique shops, entertainment, museums, numerous parks/squares, River Street, and many other sites and activities are a quick drive away, or walk and wander to take in all that Savannah has to offer. Tybee Island is an easy 17 mile drive.

A historic home with all the modern conveniences. This beautiful second floor 3 bedroom 2 bath condo boasts 1300 sq ft and sleeps 6 comfortably is very clean and well maintained. Includes private entrance, 3 queen size beds, large bedrooms, master bedroom has en suite bathroom and balcony. Unit includes hardwood floors, central air, ceiling fans, cable TV, flat screen TV, Wi-Fi, washer/dryer, bluray dvd player and much more.

With its rich history and some 200 city-wide festivals and events each year Savannah is the place to be.

Maximum occupancy six. No pets. This is a no-smoking property.

When booking please choose the $59.00 non-refundable Property Damage Protection policy as we do not accept refundable "cash" deposits.

Contact me with any questions or for reservation details, Mary 9.1.6, 5.7.7, 1.9.3.8.

We are a legal and registered vacation rental with the city of Savannah. “Ask if others are?”

City of Savannah Short-Term Vacation Rental Certificate: SVR-00074

More Details

Owner
Mary Pizzimenti
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2018

About Mary Pizzimenti

My husband and I enjoy spending time in Savannah as we love the southern hospitality, friendliness of the residents and beauty of the city.

Why Mary Pizzimenti chose Beach Institute

We love Savannah and all of its history and charm. The genuine friendliness of the residents and visitors is second to none. It has great restaurants, entertainment, shopping, nearby beaches and countless other activities. With some 200 city-wide festivals and events each year there is always something to do and someplace to go.

What makes this condo unique

Place yourself in Savannah's rich history. This property was completely renovated to help preserver the historic charm and significance that keeps Savannah a unique and beautiful city. The exterior maintains the period correct architecture while the interior has all the modern conveniences and comforts.

The original structure has been described as Vernacular Neoclassical Revival, local interpretation of a combination of Georgian Revival and Edwardian architecture. With its pediment porches and two-story porticos supported by round columns, the building has been formally identified as being of 'significant value as a Classical Revival apartment house'.

Originally set aside as 'Garden Lots' in General Oglethorpe's original town plan of Savannah, the land would become known as the Beach Institute Neighborhood. Early records find that in 1782 the land, named Fairlawn Plantation, was a working rice plantation. In 1853 with the advent of the Savannah & Albany Railroad, construction of Savannah's East Side began in earnest. Workers for the railroad were in need of housing and developers capitalized on that need by developing land tracts slated for building lots.

Of interest, is that a single African American woman, Mary Ellen Richardson, wholly developed the property. She owned the property from 1868 until her death in 1929. Somewhere between 1898 and 1916 the original structure was replaced with the building that stands to this day.

Mary Richardson's also built the Carpenter Italianate row house as well as a single-family dwelling in the same area.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation condo rental in Beach Institute, Georgia

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hair Dryer included. Shampoo and bath soap NOT provided.
    Master - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hair Dryer included. Shampoo and bath soap NOT provided.
  • Bath and hand towels included. Hair dryer included. Shampoo and bath soap NOT provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Includes walk in closet, ensuite bath and balcony.
    Guest Room 1 - 1 queen
    Guest Room 2 - 1 queen
  • All bedrooms have a ceiling fan, dresser with mirror and plenty of closet space. Master has a walk-in closet, ensuite bath and a balcony. Bed sheets, pillows, pillow cases, blankets and comforters included.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Please note that shampoo and bath soap are not provided.

Reviews

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Spacious & Affordable 3 BR Condo in Savannah Historic District near Forsyth Park
average rating of 4.7380953 based on 84 reviews
5

Clean and convenient

  • 5 of 5

This condo is newly remodeled, clean, and furnitured well. It is a 3 bedroom. 3 ladies stayed. We had plenty of room. The kitchen was great.

Savannah’s main downtown is about a 15-20 min walk. I felt safe walking during the day. Some of the roads are a little dark at night. It’s only a $5 Uber to downtown. You can also take the free shuttle that will tour you around.

I would definitely stay here again. The process to book it, check in, and check out was so easy. Mary was quick to return emails and very helpful.

  • Submitted: 24-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Very well kept and cleaned!

  • Submitted: 6-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Property is very comfortable & is in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

Walkable to the historic District and Forsyth Park. Property was clean and well taken care of. It is in a good location; felt safe and secure. Easy area to get around.

  • Submitted: 18-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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North of Atlana
5

nice and clean vacation home

  • 5 of 5

a nice and clean vacation home. closed to forsyth park and krogers.

  • Submitted: 6-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Perfect for our cousins weekend.

  • 4 of 5

Great location, easy to get to Forsyth park.

  • Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Roswell, GA
4

Lovely

  • 4 of 5

Nice place to stay in Savannah. Well-equipped kitchen and dining area that supplements the small living area. Spacious master suite though street noise may disturb light sleepers. On edge of historic district but still walkable. Near beautiful Forsyth Park. Completely updated and interesting historic property. Street parking easy. Owner good to work with. Worked well for us.

  • Submitted: 8-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Easy access to everything. Nearby grocery (Kroger Market), free shuttle service with a stop nearby. Free non-metered street parking in front of the unit. Easy walk to Forsyth Park.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation condo rental in Beach Institute, Georgia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Independence Day Weekend
Jul 4 2018 - Jul 7 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$320
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$326
 
 
Rock & Roll Marathon 2018
Nov 2 2018 - Nov 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$732
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$260
From
C$313
Thu,Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$113.19
Damage Insurance C$78.57

Maximum Occupancy - Six

Reservation not confirmed until payment is made.

Premium rates and longer stay may be required for holidays/special events.

There is a $59.00 non-refundable Property Damage Protection policy (we do not accept a refundable "cash" deposit) and $85.00 cleaning fee required for all stays. A "Service-Fee" charged by and paid to VRBO/HomeAway is also applied. Please contact VRBO/HomeAway for details about this fee.

Check-In 3:00 PM, Check-Out 11:00 AM.

TRAVEL INSURANCE: Your plans can change for any reason. We highly recommend you purchase Travel Insurance through a reputable company. Hurricane season is currently defined as the time frame from June 1 through November 30. During a storm Savannah may not have any issues but your ability to get there or your home location may and we do not refund for bad weather. Travel Insurance is always a good idea!

Rates subject to change without notice.

Email or call with any questions or for reservation details, Mary 916-577-1938

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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