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Ballastone Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   14 East Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah, GA 31401
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Ranked #2 of 112 Hotels in Savannah
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Marietta, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

So, now that I have your attention... . Let's talk turkey. The Ballastone Inn ( BSI from this point forward) is the ONLY place to stay in Savannah. Sure, there are about a bajillion other inns and hotels but they're kra-kra average. Yes, I'm channeling my inner teen. Anyway, the service at BSI is unmatched. I have traveled around the... More

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california
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Ballastone Inn in Sept 2014. The staff is welcoming and helpful and the décor is beautiful. The pros: The location is great for proximity to historic sites. Once parked, we walked to everything we wanted to see. Breakfast was fantastic, a hot entrée, homemade granola and other choices. The courtyard, with a fountain, is charming and a... More

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New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed 2 nights in the beautiful China Trade Suite. When we were checking in the front desk clerk told us that this was her favorite room in the Inn and I could see why the minute she opened the door. Tastefully decorated in wall paper with asian accents, jade accents and kimonos on the walls, this room gave... More

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Ballastone Inn over Valentine's day 2013. The room was okay though parking was quite challenging. The location was excellent. However, the advertised tea and breakfast were quite mediocre. This wouldn't be an issue but given the price of a night's stay at the Ballastone, I expected much better. Quite frankly, I didn't think the Ballastone's lived... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ballastone is probably the most beautiful inn we have stayed in and th elevator is a definite plus. Fans of Victorian decor must see it - you feel you have been transported back in time. The location was perfect. Once parked, you do not need your car to see the city. The Ballastone staff is professional, yet warm and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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67 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This B and B is in a lovely antebellum house which as been decorated and modernised (sympathetically) to a fine degree. The decor is lovely. There is an elevator too, which seems to fit in well. Our room (401, Mulberry Tulips) was huge, well furnished and very comfortable. The bed was great - comfortable, with excellent sleep quality. Bathroom was... More

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San Diego, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very friendly and helpful. The concierge who greeted us our first night, Lea, was the best! There are only 16 rooms, with great names like "Low Country," "Rhett's Retreat", "Scarborough Fair." Free Wi-Fi is great. Breakfast was delicious and one could make choices instead of a set meal. They serve high tea every afternoon, with little sandwiches... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our trip to the Ballastone Inn was the most welcoming vacations we've ever experienced. Melissa and the staff made us feel like family. The Inn was warm and comfortable. We loved the detail and uniqueness that was given to each room. My favorite experience was Monday morning. I came downstairs to get some coffee. The lobby, tea and dining room... More

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Of all the places we have stayed in Savannah, and my wife and I were both born and raised there, the Ballastone Inn is definitely the very best. The staff, service, and comfort are complemented by the Ballastone's charm and superior location.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This hotel offers a fabulous experience , in an old fashioned setting. Each room is different , we had "Scarlett's Retreat " for my husband and I, and our grown up children shared the Twin room "Savannah" Although we went as a family , I think the hotel is more for couples, very romantic and relaxing. The hotel staff were... More

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Address: 14 East Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah, GA 31401
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Location: United States > Georgia > Georgia Coast > Savannah
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ballastone Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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