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Overlooking Forsyth Park

Bedrooms 1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 4 Sleeps

Description from the owner

You will know you have arrived for a true Savannah experience when you enter this home via the deep furnished main porch overlooking the fabulous fountain in Forsyth park. This is one of the most convenient places to enjoy the sounds of concerts in the park without leaving your vacation home.

The living room is a mix of antique and contemporary furnishings.With a queen sleeper sofa, 2 club chairs, side tables an historic ornamental fireplace and features 3 original 8ft high bay windows overlooking the park. A flat panel high-def tv is wall-mounted so you can watch while enjoying your park views.

The bedroom is accessed through an original pocket door and features a king brass bed, dressing table,easy chair , another flat panel, high-def tv and another antique ornamental fireplace. '

The dining area seats 6 comfortably and additional table leaves are in the closet if additional seating is needed. A ceiling fan provides additional comfort for the dining area.

The windowed full bath has a tub/shower combination.

The shared furnished porch on the park, faces the fountain and has ample seating for your enjoyment.

The kitchen has ample cabinet space, counter-top workplace, compact washer-dryer [convenience-sized loads at 1.8 gallon capacity], a dishwasher and windowed sink area overlooking the park.There is direct access into the kitchen from the parking lot.

Central air & heat are included for your convenience.

Well behaved dogs may be allowed with a fee, please inquire for a special quote including your dog. No grills or barbecues are allowed on the premises.

There is 1 off street parking spot dedicated to your rental party behind the home. Additional cars can easily access non-metered street parking.

Please note that one guest must be over 30, and have valid cc information to leave on file. We must also have a photo I.D. on file.

This is a NONREFUNDABLE property. We highly recommend obtaining trip cancellation insurance.

City Of Savannah STVR License # SVR-00014

Check in is 4pm - check out 10am.

Please no dogs on the furniture.

More Details

jackie k
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO 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:
February 19, 2018

About jackie k

My husband and I relocated from NYC, seeking a slower pace within a city atmosphere. Savannah was perfect. Wonderful weather, beautiful architecture and the friendliest of people. Bonus - we are 15 minutes from the ocean.

jackie k purchased this apartment in 2012

Why jackie k chose Historic District - South

We fell in love with this wonderful city and all it had to offer. This home represented the grand homes of the past. We felt all our visitors would be able to experience a piece of Savannah's history with all the modern amenities.


What makes this apartment unique

This apartment has 3 wonderful 8' bay windows, with a direct view of the fabulous fountain in Forsyth park. Being steps from the park makes this apartment magical.


Historic District - South Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Pets must be quiet, and house broken. They are not allowed on the furniture. Crate dogs when you are not home. An escorted check out is mandatory.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • Windowed bathroom. Llight and airy with tub/shower combination. Original tile work. New sink and vanity. Plenty of storage.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King brass bed, dressing table, large closet, easy chair. Beautiful original glass tiled ornamental fireplace.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
PLEASE NOTE: CHECK IN-4PM/CHECK OUT 10AM We urge you to book certain activities far in advance......highly recommend............. Savannah Slowride.....pedal your way on a pub or night...books a month in advance for weekends,912-414-5634. Savannah Haunted Pub Crawl...912-604-3007 Savannah Pedicab...912-232-7900 (less expensive and started in Savannah.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Overlooking Forsyth Park
average rating of 4.7586207 based on 29 reviews

Perfectly charming southern home

  • 5 of 5

Best location for all Savannah has to offer. Parking space is a plus. We loved the view of the park and fountain. The front porch is a great place to relax and soak up the atmosphere. Hope to visit Savannah (and this home) again! The owners are very accommodating. We had all we needed. The tips on restaurants and shopping were very helpful.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Loved having you as our guests and especially happy the Vette had a good temporary home. Come again!
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Overlooking Forsyth Park

  • 5 of 5

We loved this 1888 built Victorian home. This was accented with several antiques in the home and has the original floors. The view of the beautiful fountain from the 3 10 foot widows was awesome! Having the park across the street was also convenient for our fur baby, and for just taking a stroll. We loved sitting in the large, covered porch and just looking at the 30 acre park and all the oak trees with Spanish moss on them.

Home is very cozy and spacious with a small but well equipped kitchen including a washer/dryer combo. There has a comfortable king size bed. There is also plenty of closet space. The house is very conveniently located with about a 15 minute walk up Whitaker Street to River Street on the Savannah River, one of the must see's. Or you can walk down the center of Forsyth and hit a number of the famous town squares on the way to main street. The house also has central air/heat which was nice. Also supplied in the house are trash bags, coffee, creamer, sweetener, baggies, salt/pepper, Pam spray, filter water and dish/hand soaps.

Must see's/do's are St John's Cathedral, Trolley tour (get on you can hop on and off), Pink House (make reservations), Paula Deen's The lady and Sons (make reservations), Savannah River Cruise, the City Market and just walking to see all the architecture of the homes. There are lots of other restaurants, pubs and other things we didn't get to visit while we were there. In five days, we used the car twice, once to go to dinner since we were dressed up and it was cold, and once to ride around to find Christmas lights.

Jackie the owner is local and very accessible. If you need anything just ask!

Thank you Jackie for a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: David - Thank you so much for the thoughtful review. Barry and I try to make sure our guests have everything they need. We are so glad you had a great vacation. Best, Jackie and Barry
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Always a great visit

  • 5 of 5

The house is in such a perfect location and has everything needed for a fabulous long weekend!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The location was great! The house had everything we needed. The bed was so comfortable! The pull-out sofa, not as comfy, but it's a sofa.

The owner was quick to respond every time I messaged her. I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed our home and so happy we could give you the mattress information. Thanks for being a great guest.
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Great time

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful home. Perfect location!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location but run down

  • 3 of 5

Great location, but property was run down and not comfortable to hang out in.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So sorry you were not comfortable. The apartment is in a house that was built in 1880. It is filled with antiques as well as modern conveniences. Its almost 1,00 s.f. would seem to allow you room to relax. If there is a suggestion you would like to make, we would love to hear it. Oddly, and I guess because people's tastes vary so much, our last guests did not want to leave and loved everything.
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Crystal Beer Parlor
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I - 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Mansion On Forsyth
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Car: not necessary

Located directly across from wonderful fountain in Forsyth park. Bay windows overlook the park, as well as the large front porch with ample seating. Located just blocks from tennis, the best health food store in savannah, Brighter Day,the band stand, the Saturday farmers' market.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $100

Rates are subject to change until payment is made.
You will be offered Trip Cancellation Insurance by VRBO in case your plans change.
Please note there are no Saturday checkouts.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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