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Modern amenities in a historic 2 bedroom home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,120 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Sleeps 6

This recently renovated two-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath townhome has been decorated with contemporary furnishings and original artwork, creating an uncluttered and comfortable home away from home for up to six Lucky guests.

The main entrance opens into the dining room with a table that sits six set against a wall of shelves featuring board games and books to entertain your group. Just down a short hallway is the open living space, which incorporates the kitchen, with its new stainless steel appliances and recessed bead board ceiling, and a breakfast bar. With hundreds of channels to choose from, you can enjoy a movie night or the big game on the wall-mounted 55” flat screen TV. Sliding glass doors lead out to the private, brick-paved patio, where you can relax in the shade of the landscaped greenery and pergola overhead, enjoying the sweet smell of Southern jasmine, as you dine al fresco.

Upstairs you’ll find two serene bedrooms, each with a king-sized bed with luxurious memory foam mattress. The shared bathroom has a combined tub and shower. Both bedrooms have ample closet space, and there is a washer/dryer in the hall between them so you can pack light, even for extended stays.

Located just three blocks from iconic Forsyth Park, you’ll love strolling through the Farmer’s Market on Saturdays, or one of many festivals hosted there throughout the year. You’ll be just down the street from the only full service beer, wine and spirit shop and full-size grocery store in downtown Savannah.

As a bonus, fans of “The Book,” (what Savannahians call Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil) will be sure to visit the nearby Mercer Williams House, Clary’s, and other locations made famous by the now legendary story. If you’re looking for a real “live like a local” experience, book your dates at this unique vacation rental property today.

Why Lucky Savannah Loves this Property:

- A half-bath is conveniently located on the first floor, under their stairs.

- Take a stroll to Maté Factor Cafe and discover organic coffee, maté teas, housemade muffins, danishes and even fruit-stuffed.

- Fans of “The Book,” - what Savannahians call Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil - will be sure to visit the nearby Mercer Williams House, Clary’s, and other locations made famous by the now legendary story.

Sleeping Configuration:

Bedroom 1: King Bed

Bedroom 2: King Bed

Living Room: Queen Sized Sofa Bed

Parking: Non-metered Parking

This unit has free, on-street parking right outside the front door. Availability will depend on time of day and season. Our guests have not reported trouble parking near the home, even on the busiest of weekends.

Savannah Short Term Vacation Rental Permit #: SVR-00201

More Details

Property Manager
Lucky Savannah
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2017

Amenities

Historic District - South House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1120 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Location Type:
  • Downtown
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
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • 2 King beds, 1 Sofa Bed bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

Modern amenities in a historic 2 bedroom home
average rating of 4.883721 based on 43 reviews
Champaign, IL
5

Perfect!!!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The house was great! Had everything we needed, very comfy beds, nicely decorated, walking distance to Forsyth park and really close to everything else. We would definitely stay again!!!

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us, Jami! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Writer's Repose and in our beautiful city.
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Virginia Beach, VA
3

Writers repose

  • 3 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was somewhat unhelpful.

The vacation rental was somewhat dirty.

I was happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I do not recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The property was somewhat clean. There kitchen counter tops still had food crumbs on them. The bathroom had hair in the bathtub. I requested an early Check in at 2PM which I had to pay an extra fee for. I have booked and stayed at several properties through vrbo and have never had to pay an extra fee for an early Check In. I disagree with the fee because I feel the property was not very clean. On the Lucky Savannah app instructions stayed you could park in the back parking lot which I was then later instructed I would be towed from. I was surprised that an employee showed up from Lucky Savannah a few minutes after i arrived and walked through the door. I felt this was a little too soon for the employee to be arriving to ask how was everything. The owner who was staying next door to the unit also opened his front door and to watch us every time we walked into our front door. I felt this was strange and we were being watched. Overall the property was okay, but if I return to Savannah I will most likely look somewhere else to stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Lucky Savannah Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Kelly, thank you so much for choosing to stay at Writer's Repose. Your experience with Lucky Savannah is not at all what we intend for our guests, and compensation will absolutely be given for the inconvenience. Should you allow us the opportunity to host you again, please know you're privy to a Return Guest Discount. Thank you for this feedback!
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Lake Village, IN
5

Writer' Repsose

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The house was lovely! The rooms were spacious and beds were comfortable. The private courtyard was so nice. The location was perfect for walking to all of our areas of interest. Savannah is a beautiful city! The only drawback was that the cleaning service could have done a better job. The shutters and other wood trim were quite dusty, and the area surrounding the tub had some mildew. I would definitely recommend this home to friends who might visit Savannah.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Becky! Thank you for choosing to stay at Writer's Repose. We're so happy to hear that the home was lovely and that you enjoyed the private courtyard. We do apologize for the housekeeping oversight and look forward to hosting you again soon!
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5

Wonderful stay in charming savannah

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Pictures were as described. Beautiful house on a quiet street. Well stocked kitchen and plenty of towels. Extremely easy check-in and check-out. About a 20 minute walk to the city market and river walk - never felt unsafe and we loved taking different routes to explore new streets and squares. Would absolutely stay here again and are looking forward to our next visit to Savannah.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Courtney! Thanks so much for staying at Writer's Repose. We're so glad that the home was well equipped and in a prime location for your trip. We look forward to hosting you again soon!
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Darien, IL
5

Perfect Getaway Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We loved this property! We parked our car and didn't need it until we left for the airport. The home was clean, comfortable, quiet, and quaint. It was well stocked with kitchen supplies, extra pillows, shower supplies, games, etc. The property was exactly as described. No surprises. The outside patio was lovely. We enjoyed Savannah - town squares, parks, shops, tours, coffee shops and restaurants (gluten-free and vegetarian friendly)! It was fun to go out and explore the city each day. We highly recommend Savannah and this property!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi John! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Writer's Repose. It sounds like you got a true taste of the local experience. We look forward to hosting you again soon!
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Boiling Springs, PA
5

Terrific stay at the Writer's Repose!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The Writer's Repose was a wonderful, homey, place to stay. It was beautifully decorated with many pictures of local scenery. It was very clean and had everything we needed. It's location in the historic district made it easy to walk around Savannah. We only wish we had more time to spend in the rental. We had a wonderful time & hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tammy! Thank you for staying at Writer's Repose. We're so happy you were pleased with the home and look forward to hosting you again soon!
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