The Gastonian, Savannah, Georgia

Carolinas

THE GASTONIAN 220 East Gaston Street Savannah, Georgia 31401 (912) 232-2869 (800) 322-6603 (912) 232-0710 Fax You will step into the past when you enter the Gastonian's lovely drawing room, with its antique Persian rug, Waterford Crystal chandelier, and authentic English antiques. The inn is actually comprised of two adjacent mansions built in 1868. A walkway, which gives an overview of the garden filled with fragrant myrtle and flowering dogwood, connects the two houses, and a two-story carriage house has been transformed into a private honeymoon suite. Each of the rooms and suites has its own theme, and each is appointed with high ceilings, operating fireplaces, Charleston canopied beds and ample whirlpool or soak tubs. The Caracalla Suite, named for the pleasure-loving Roman emperor, has an eight-foot Jacuzzi bathtub with solid brass hardware on a corian-stepped platform. Draped at its four corners with floor-to-ceiling sheer curtains, the luxurious bath sits in the center of a parquet floor, looking like the set piece for a Roman toga party! In the morning you may choose from a scrumptious hot breakfast in the parlour or Silver Service continental breakfast in your room or courtyard with complimentary newspaper. There is concierge service which will arrange everything from dinner reservations to horsedrawn carriage tours. Afternoons, enjoy complimentary tea andin the evening, turndown service includes Savannah sweets and cordials. Upon arrival, wine, fresh fruit and flowers will welcome you. SERVICES & AMENITIES: Off-street parking, Gift shop, Kitchen (2 rooms), Operating Fireplaces, Balconies, Complimentary newspaper, Cable TV, Sundeck, Hot tubs, Individual heat and air conditioning control, Phones, Robes, Whirlpool, Caswell Massey toiletries, Complimentary full breakfast and afternoon tea RESTAURANT: Elizabeth on 37th Street, Dress code CONFERENCE ROOMS: 2, capacity 25 BUSINESS FACILITIES: Copiers, Audio-visual SPORTS FACILITIES: Whirlpool, tennis and golf nearby by arrangement, privileges at Southbridge and Sheraton LOCATION: Downtown, Savannah Historic District, nearest airport: Savannah International ATTRACTIONS: Historic landmark district with many gourmet restaurants, museum, antique shops, riverboat dinner and historic tours.

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