Artist House-Upper $150-160/nt., Historic District, Bikes, Courtyard, Parking

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Front of house, 2 1/2 blocks to Forsyth park


Last updated: 11/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Immerse yourself in the graciousness of this circa 1864 2-story house. This house was originally built by a railroad clerk for his family during the heyday of Savannah's railroading. It was completely restored by a local artist/owner and converted into two spacious single family condos. It is located just steps away from Forsyth park where you can pick up one of the guided trolley tours.

It is convenient to sightseeing such as the Mercer-Williams house (Midnight in the Garden), the four star Mansion hotel/restaurant, fine art galleries, museums, boutiques, restaurants, the civic center, city market and SCAD buildings. River street is a short walk or you can ride one of the bikes, take a pedicab(bicycle cab) or grab a free CAT bus(2 blocks away).
The house is also convenient for local events such as the Jazz/Blues Festival (Forsyth park), Folk Music Festival(round-house railroad), Savannah Music festival, and Film Festival are nearby. This condo is the perfect location for your Savannah excursions whether it is business or pleasure.

The home features soaring ceilings, heart pine flooring, marble firelplaces, and oriental rugs. Each room is beautifully decorated with antiques and artwork by local artists and the owner.

The living room contains a comfortable oversized sofa,chairs, marble fireplace, ceiling fan. The windows allow the sun to streams through, bringing it a warm atmosphere. We provide 32'' plasma TV, DVD player, games and assorted Savannah related books,music and movies. Wireless internet is avialble throughout the home.

Master Bedroom has a beautiful queen size brass bed with fine linens. Sufficient storage, antique dresser, desk, small TV, alarm clock and a ceiling fan.

Spare Bedroom features a full-sized walnut bed, an armoire, alarm clock and fan.

The modern kitchen is cheerfully decorated with a window overlooking the courtyard. It is fully furnished with refrigerator, stailess steel dishwasher, oven stove,microwave, toaster oven, range, utensils, cookware. It is stocked with bar essentials, coffeemaker, coffee, tea as well as spices.
There is a small dining table an 4 chairs for you to enjoy your meals at home.

The full sized bath is large and warm with a tiled floor, shower and tub. It includes cotton bath/hand towels, hairblower as well as soap.

You can enjoy a well-landscaped, double courtyard for morning coffee, cocktails or to grill your evening meal!

For our guests staying 5 nights or more we welcome you with a complementary bottle of wine.

Maps, guidebooks, restaurant menus will keep you current for all the low country has to offer during your stay.


The home is locally owned and operated. We want your stay to be a comfortable and memorable experience.
The location is easy access to I-16.
*Off street parking provided
Sorry, no pets and no smoking(except in courtyard)
Inquire for off peak rates; Dec-Jan. We love snowbirds!
Short term vacation rental certificate #SVR-00005


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Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    over age 24...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking in courtyard only...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double


  • Full size sleeper sofa availablle @ the cost of $100.00 or 5th person $20.00/nt...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • full bathroom, tub/shower, sink, toilet and stackable washer/dryer

Other Amenities

  • Private fenced in Courtyard with dining table and lounging furniture. Smoking allowed outside. Picnic basket/blanket for the park. bikes for touring Savannah Lock for bikes...moreless


  • Books:

    Savannah books...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library:

    Assorted music for CD player available...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    32' plasma screen...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Assorted videos includes movies set in Savannah, such as Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Forrest Gump...moreless


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • River

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    drop leaf mahogany dining table, 4 chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    stackable w/d...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    3 -decorative...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    off street...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking area on side of the house...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    stackable w/d...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    also french press...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    stainless steel...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Provided with gourmet coffee and condiments...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    stainless steel cook top...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    bikes locks helmets...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large double landscaped courtyard for simple cocktail, a private party or morning coffee....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    electric kettle grill charcoal smoker...moreless

  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear:

    beach bag/towels...moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 45 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 1 - Jan 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$900 $2,850
St. Patrick's
Mar 12 - Mar 19, 2016
5 night min stay
spring 2016
Apr 1 - May 31, 2016
4 night min stay
$155 $165
Fri, Sat
$975 $3,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$150 $160
Fri, Sat
$950 $2,850

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 13%


Request rates for St. Patrick's, Rock/roll marathon.

5nt. minimum for holidays- Christmas, Easter, etc.

Special rates for last minute reservations, if available.

2 nt. stay may be considered $200/nt

Cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 11/14/2015
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Car: Not Necessary

Two blocks from Forsyth Park, site of many events (Jazz, Symphony, Shakespeare Fesitval and Sidewalk Arts).

Shopping/boutiques, Art galleries, SCAD builidings (Film Festival and Music Festival), Sand Gnats Baseball(in season), Sightseeing tours both walking(homes and gardens), trolley tours and ghost tours are all close by. It is just a 15 minute drive to Tybee Island Beach, 30 minutes to Hilton Head and 1 hour from St, Simons and Jekyll Island


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  • Front of house, 2 1/2 blocks to Forsyth park

    Front of house, 2 1/2 blocks to Forsyth park

  • Living room fireplace

    Living room fireplace

  • LR, plasma screen with Savannah movies collection

    LR, plasma screen with Savannah movies collection

  • Dining area, drop leaf mahogany table

    Dining area, drop leaf mahogany table

  • Master BR 4 poster queen bed

    Master BR 4 poster queen bed

  • Guest BR, art deco full size bed, original artwork by owner

    Guest BR, art deco full size bed, original artwork by owner

  • kitchen, fully equipped

    kitchen, fully equipped

  • kitchen with stainless steel cooktop stove, includes spices, coffee and teas.

    kitchen with stainless steel cooktop stove, includes spices, coffee and teas.

  • Double courtyard -seating area

    Double courtyard -seating area

  • entrance to Artist house, circa 1854.

    entrance to Artist house, circa 1854.

  • Living room, sleeper sofa

    Living room, sleeper sofa

  • LR, read a Savannah book

    LR, read a Savannah book

  •  hallway table

    hallway table

  • Master BR with FP and original artwork by owner of local crabber

    Master BR with FP and original artwork by owner of local crabber

  • full bathroom

    full bathroom

  • Welcome to Savannah

    Welcome to Savannah

  • 4 bikes for cruising the town

    4 bikes for cruising the town

  • Double courtyard, outdoor dining table electric grill and charcoal smoker

    Double courtyard, outdoor dining table electric grill and charcoal smoker

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This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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