Garden Suite-Your Family Oasis at Forsyth Park.
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One of The Suites at Forsyth
Barely a stone's throw from Forsyth Park, The Suites at Forsyth* will set the bar for your vacation rental experience in Savannah. Lovingly restored in the classic Savannah style, you will fall in love with this 1870's townhouse that overlooks the boutique hotel the Mansion on Forsyth Park.
City of Savannah Short-Term Vacation Rental Certificate SVR-00406
Old World Grace and Modern Convenience
Your breath will catch as you enter. This gorgeous space feels like you’ve stepped into the pages of a design magazine. With exceptional attention to detail, the beautiful restoration blends old world grace and modern convenience. The original heart pine floors gleam, the modern kitchen and bathrooms glow, and the 12-foot ceilings frame it all. To create this perfect blend of old Savannah charm and a modern designer's touch, all of the furnishings and art were sourced locally and thoughtfully in Savannah.
In the foyer is a roll-top desk where you can check email. The gracious and welcoming living room boasts a 12-foot ceiling and an antique Italian chandelier. Every corner of this room is a feast for the eyes. There is a comfortable sofa and chairs, reading lamps, and a 50-inch high definition TV. The living room flows easily into the huge eat-in kitchen with a round farm table at its center. It is a perfect place to gather with friends and family to cook a great meal. We supply coffee (Free Trade Organic), teas, spices and oils to save you time and money.
The library, with its cozy day bed, is tucked off the kitchen and is a great place to slip away to curl up with a book or take a nap. Here you will find another desk as well as our lending library. The laundry room features a full-sized washer and dryer and an iron and board.
The sleeping quarters are down the hallway from the main living area. Each bedroom has its own full bath directly across the hall from it. One bedroom has a comfortable king bed, nightstands, large dresser and a wardrobe. The second has a comfortable queen bed, nightstands, a dresser, and a small wardrobe. Both bathrooms are gorgeously tiled and filled with an assortment of personal care products including a hair dryer. One bath has a full-sized shower and the second has an original cast iron tub and shower. Quality bed linens and towels are provided, along with soaps, shampoo and conditioner. You'll also find a white-noise sound machine in each bedroom. The just-installed heating and cooling system will keep you comfortable no matter what the weather brings.
Reach your private deck through the back of the suite. With a table for six and direct access to the incredible courtyard, this is a perfect place to dine al fresco, enjoy your morning coffee, or sip sweet tea or wine in the afternoon. If you're feeling social, simply step off your deck into the lush tropical oasis that is the shared courtyard.
For your entertainment, enjoy WIFI, cable TV with 70 channels, as well as an Amazon Fire TV Stick featuring Netflix and Amazon Video. For music, you can choose Pandora on the Amazon Fire TV Stick or the Amazon Echo for effortless music streaming. Simply say "Echo, play jazz" (or your favorite selection) and the music will play.
We use Seventh Generation cleaning products and choose fragrance-free whenever possible. 0.5% of the purchase price of the personal care and cleaning products is donated to the Savannah Children's Theatre through (URL HIDDEN)
Two Outdoor Living Rooms
Gather with friends on the graceful front porch under the glow of the gas lanterns. Each walk-up porch offers seating for six and recessed lighting adds to a warm glow to the gas lamps.
Delight in the rear courtyard, our crown jewel. This tropical oasis is ideal for morning coffee, afternoon cocktails, dining al fresco, and enjoying the warm Savannah nights in a gently-lit dream garden.
The fenced and secure courtyard is shared by all of the guests of The Suites at Forsyth* and was designed to be experienced both communally and privately. The center is a large patio where you can gather with family, friends and meet other guests. If you desire a private experience, then slip into one of the four sheltered spaces that nestle at the periphery of the courtyard. These four ‘rooms’ are tucked into the foliage; each with vintage outdoor chairs and tables. The lovely lighting, lush landscaping, and splashing water from the fountain will make the courtyard your favorite place in Savannah--your ‘outdoor living room’.
*The Suites at Forsyth consist of six private residences within two historic, attached homes. We’re confident you’ll fall in love with our 1870's townhouses just like we did! We are two sets of friends who fulfilled a long-held desire to renovate a beautiful structure in one of Savannah's historic districts. The year-long restoration was completed in November 2016.
Traveling with friends? Stay together yet enjoy your privacy—take a look at all the options:
Tree Top – one bedroom, one bath, sleeps 2
Park View – one bedroom, one bath, sleeps 2
Garden Suite – two bedrooms, two baths, sleeps 5
Mansion View – one bedroom, one bath, sleeps 4
Canopy View – one bedroom, one bath, sleeps 2
Courtyard Suite – two bedrooms, two baths, sleeps 5
This 1150 sq. ft. private apartment is at your complete disposal. There is room in the closets, drawers and bathroom shelves for you to unpack and feel at home. Garden Suite is one of three apartments sharing the front door and the front porch on this side of the house. There are six units total that share the courtyard.
Interaction with guests
You will enjoy perfect privacy. I am available by phone and email.
Other things to note
*3 night minimum stay for St. Patrick's Day & Rock N Roll Marathon*
Three night minimum stay (including Saturday night) for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon (usually first weekend in November) and St. Patrick's Day weekend (weekend closest to March 17). Additionally, no arrivals or departures on St. Patrick's Day Parade Day (usually March 17 unless March 17th is during Holy Week).
- RENTAL AGREEMENT Garden Suite The Suites at Forsyth 1. Check-in time is after 4 p.m. and check-out is no later than 10 a.m. 2. No smoking in the apartment. If you smoke in the courtyard dispose of ashes and butts appropriately and place ashtray in dishwasher on departure. 3. Pets are not permitted. 4. Security Deposit- The security deposit is fully refundable provided the terms of this agreement and the following provisions are met: a. No damage is done to the townhouse or its contents, beyond normal wear and tear. b. No items are missing. c. All debris, rubbish and discards are placed in trash receptacles. d. The property is in good order (i.e. no excessive cleaning is required). e. Glitter, confetti, popcorn or any small item that must be picked up one by one constitutes excessive cleaning. f. Everything is returned to the condition you found it: if you move furniture, replace it and if you plug or unplug something, please return it to the starting position. g. There is a $50 fee if you arrive while housekeeper is preparing unit or if you are still present when housekeeper arrives to clean. h. At departure, please load and start dishwasher. You are not required to launder sheets and towels nor strip beds. 5. PAYMENT & CANCELLATIONS – Handled according to the terms of the website. 6. SECURITY – You acknowledge that you are responsible for the security of the house during your tenancy and that the owner and/or manager are not responsible for any loss or damage to your property. 7. LIMIT OF LIABILITY – Our liability is limited to the amount paid by you. You agree to indemnify us against any claims resulting from your occupation of the property. 8. CITY OF SAVANNAH LAWS -- You agree to be a Good Neighbor while residing in a Savannah neighborhood. Violations of any of these rules may lead to fines or eviction without refund. a. Quiet time in the neighborhood is 9 pm – 8 am. Sound carries well from courtyards. b. Park only in designated parking places and obey all parking signs. c. “To-Go” cups are legal in parts of the city but public intoxication is unlawful. d. Throughout Savannah, place all litter, trash and cigarette butts in waste receptacles. There are strict litter laws. e. Household trash and recycling must be placed in this property’s designated collection bins. Trash must not be left anywhere else. f. Towels and clothing may not be left to dry on the house’s exterior. g. Use crosswalks and sidewalks when walking. h. Bicycles are prohibited in squares, parks and sidewalks. i. If you are locked out of the house, please call me or the house-keeper. Neighbors and surrounding businesses do not have spare keys to the property. 9. HURRICANE OR STORM POLICY - No refunds will be given unless the National Weather Service orders a mandatory evacuation of Savannah. If the National Weather Service orders a mandatory evacuation, we will refund: a. Any unused portion of rent from a guest currently registered, b. Any unused portion of rent from a guest that is scheduled to arrive, and wants to shorten their stay to come in after the Hurricane Warning is lifted; and c. Any advance rents collected or deposited for a reservation that is scheduled to arrive during the "Hurricane Warning" period.
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