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14 E Oglethorpe Ave, Savannah, GA 31401-3707
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2021 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
Classical Italiante four stories of elegance. Build in 1838. Elevator to all floors! No stairs to climb. Escape to a romantic boutique hotel steps to everything in the center of the Historic District. Our Savannah GA hotel features self serve coffee and delectable bits with your morning coffee, cocktails beer and wine at the elegant antique bar. Our 4 Diamond Savannah hotel is dedicated to gracious southern service. . Romantic suites, a private elevator and 24-hour surveillance rival the offerings of other Savannah luxury hotels! Charming courtyard dining area for your evening glass of wine or cold beer. Best location in the city restaurants all walkable. Centrallly located to all shops and sites. Bull and Oglethorpe center of the Historic District.
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Paid public parking on-site
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Bar / lounge
Baggage storage
Concierge
Express check-in / check-out
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Outdoor dining area
Wine / champagne
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
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Air conditioning
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Telephone
Flatscreen TV
Extra long beds
Walk-in shower
Whirlpool bathtub
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Honor wrote a review May 2021
New Haven, Connecticut1 contribution
name of the game is location, and the ballastone is perfectly situated between the historic district downtown and forsyth park. hotel itself lovely - great staff, softest sheets, complimentary coffee and breakfast. even the basement room (the low country) was beautiful.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Cathy R wrote a review May 2021
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Staycation for our anniversary and we were over covid! We treated ourselves to a downtown getaway at the Ballastone and had a wonderful time. We loved the bar area and the courtyard area the best. We were impressed by the historic preservation and attention to detail at every turn. The owner even joined us for breakfast and that's how we found out she has a real French chef! She makes beautiful pastries. We will go back - as it's in the heart of walking at night and we finally made it to Plant Riverside and the Moon roof top lounge - spectacular!
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Date of stay: April 2021
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enjoyslife09 wrote a review May 2021
Dallas, Texas67 contributions15 helpful votes
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This was our first visit to Savannah and we weren’t sure the best area to stay. We couldn’t have picked a better location. The Ballastone was on a beautiful tree lined street with a green belt right in front. The steps up to it were very pretty and inviting. We were greeted right away and shown directly to our garden level room, Sorgum Cane. Although we were at the front of the house, we did not hear a lot of noise from the sidewalk or street. The room was very large and comfortable and very quiet. Our only small concern was not being able to control the temperature individually in our room. The other levels, I understand, were able to control theirs so we might try another room next time. They did provide a fan which helped keep things comfortable. We were in walking distance to most everything. Just around the corner was the 2nd stop on the hop on/off bus. That was a great way to get around. We parked our car and didn’t move it for 2 days. The main area of the home was very elegantly decorated. It was a beautiful, historic home and the staff could not have been any nicer. We will definitely return for another visit.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Steven wrote a review May 2021
Byron Center10 contributions3 helpful votes
My wife and I had a wonderful trip in Savannah and enjoyed our stay at the Ballastone Inn. The Inn has charm, friendly staff and is in a great location. We would recommend to peeps that want an unique Inn experience while visiting the cool city.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Have a plan for parking, but that is expected in most cities.
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OntheGo630 wrote a review May 2021
Chicago177 contributions58 helpful votes
We have stayed at the Ballastone Inn once over 25 years ago and once a few weeks ago. It is comfortable, clean and quiet in an amazing location that is easily walkable throughout the historic district and the river area. The decor is over-the-top Victorian, which is part of its charm. It also has a bar where you can sit and enjoy drinks after a long day of sightseeing. The staff, especially Derrick, did everything to make our 5 days in Savannah enjoyable. It was really nice to have the room cleaned everyday, which appears to be the exception during this pandemic. The breakfast was basically continental. We would highly recommend staying here.
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Date of stay: April 2021
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US$154 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesGeorgiaGeorgia CoastSavannahDowntown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ballastone Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Ballastone Inn?
Nearby attractions include Nightly Spirits (0.2 km), Webb Military Museum (0.4 km), and SCADstory (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ballastone Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a lounge, and a concierge.
Which room amenities are available at Ballastone Inn?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and extra long beds.
What food & drink options are available at Ballastone Inn?
Guests can enjoy a lounge, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Ballastone Inn?
Yes, paid public parking nearby, paid public parking on-site, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ballastone Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Joe's At The Jepson, Chive Sea Bar & Lounge, and Leopold's Ice Cream.
Is Ballastone Inn located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of Savannah.
Are there any historical sites close to Ballastone Inn?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Savannah Historic District (0.7 km), Sorrel Weed House (0.4 km), and Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home (0.5 km).