The Whitman Savannah

611 Whitaker Street, Savannah, GA 31401 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About The Whitman Savannah

The Whitman Savannah, located in Savannah, Georgia’s historic district, is a mansion venue available for wedding-related events. Overlooking Forsyth Park, the 5,000-square-foot mansion provides welcoming wedding party accommodations in addition to an elegant, city venue for a ceremony and reception. With a full gourmet kitchen, a billiard room, an outdoor fireplace, and classic Southern verandas, this event space delivers a fantastic experience.

Facilities and Capacity
The mansion was built in 1895, and can accommodate 12-16 overnight guests on the premises, while allowing up to 120 guests on the property for more formal events.We are an entire property rental with a three night minimun stay, In addition to five spectacular bedrooms and restrooms, the house also boasts a third floor gentleman’s room, a custom outdoor kitchen, and a coach house. The property is covered by liability insurance, and can be rented for wedding ceremonies, receptions, bridal showers, engagement parties, and vow renewals, among other event options.

Services Offered
While the owners are dedicated to providing everything needed for overnight and weekend stays, the residence can also arrange personal services such as spa and beauty treatments, and other excursions. The Whitman Savannah has its own award-winning executive chef for the convenience of its guests. Bob Vardzel and his team are most used for their personalized rehearsal dinners, bridesmaids teas, and family brunches. They can also provide cake cutting for the reception, as well as their own experienced servers. Event planners are available to help couples plan their big day, lending their experience with the mansion and the surrounding area to include referrals for florists, decorations, music, and other vendors who can help make your wedding a day to remember. The event items The Whitman Savannah can provide include:

  • Chairs
  • Tables
  • Drapery
  • Dance floor
  • Furniture
  • China
  • Glassware
  • Flatware
  • Linens
  • Barware

Location
The Whitman Savannah is located on the south end of Savannah’s historic district. Most shopping, restaurants, and other entertainment venues are a short walk from the mansion. Perfect for a destination wedding, the mansion is located approximately 20 minutes from the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport.

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    Cburchill · Married on 05/11/2019

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    Perfect! The house is gorgeous, well appointed and location across from Forsyth Park lovely.

    I loved staying at The Whitman for six nights the week of my daughter’s wedding.

    Sent on 05/15/2019
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    Sara · Married on 03/31/2019

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    The Whitman was a dream come true!

    My (now0 husband and I had a very intimate destination wedding and the Whitman both served as housing for both our families and the venue. I can't even describe how amazing our stay was at the Whitman. The mansion itself was an amazing blend of beautiful historic architecture with top of the line amenities and appliances! Every room is absolute beautiful and the view of Forsyth Park is breathtaking. Bob (the general manager) was an absolute pleasure to work with. Anything we needed at all, Bob made it happen! He is also an amazing chef and catered our wedding dinner and brunch the next day. We had gone out to several highly rated restaurants prior to our wedding - and Bob's cooking was by far better than any of them! I still have dreams at night about his baked brie and beef tenderloin. A truly cannot have imagined a better place to get married!

    Sent on 04/21/2019

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The Whitman Savannah FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 999.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 999.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? No
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 15.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Wine
  • Describe your venue: Historic Building, Inn/B&B, Mansion
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Liability Insurance, Set Up
  • What event items are available? Chairs, Dance Floor, Drapery, Furniture, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

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  • 611 Whitaker Street Savannah, Georgia, 31401 See on map
    9127046233 (Phone number)

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