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Address: Bay Street, To Factors Walk, Savannah, GA

An historic walkway where cotton merchants (called factors) transacted...

An historic walkway where cotton merchants (called factors) transacted their business; now an area for shops, offices and hotels.

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Interesting historic area

Nice Restaurant's, shops and views of river. Look out for the huge tankers passing through, very impressive sight.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2016
Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Nice Restaurant's, shops and views of river. Look out for the huge tankers passing through, very impressive sight.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

On a river bank, the variety of stores and restaurants are almost overwhelming. We had dinner at Huey's and recommend it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

Nice river walk both directions Lots of boats docked alongside the riverwalk Lots of restaurants, pubs, local type shops

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

I enjoyed walking along the riverfront. There were places to sit. The cobblestone is typical of Savannah, and one must be careful walking on it. It is nice to look at the architecture of the buildings. The shops have souvenirs, books, sweets, etc., and the proprietors are very friendly. For those who are interested in the history, it is easy... More 

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Leesburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was our 1st trip to Savannah. Seeing hotel prices on River Street, I was tempted to book a good, well known hotel for a lower rate...after all, we only needed the room to sleep in. Booking a River view room at River Street Inn was a GREAT choice. We were so pleased, we extended our stay at even higher... More 

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Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Near River street and contains many wonderful shops and antiques. The shop owners are always friendly and grateful you stopped in. Each shop has unique items to purchase and most of them sell bottled water to keep you hydrated.

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

This is a nice walk of the old factor's stores and cotton trading buildings. You can walk down the historic brick path and get a great view of the Talmadge Bridge. The old buildings are still there but are filled with touristy bars, restaurants, and shops. You're not going to get too much history here anymore but it is a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Factors Walk is a port filled with different shops, Restaurants, Pubs, and bars. It is a very nice walk lined with pebbled stones, hard to walk on but I did feel I was taken back in time. Certainly a must see

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I lived in Savannah for several years, and this was one of my favorite places - any day of the week. I return as often as possible, and never miss this. It's beautiful along the river. The shops are interesting, the people are friendly and it just makes for a really nice day.

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Sewell, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

ctory, Hueys and River House Seafood. There's a nice wine tasting room called A Matter of Factor. Owner was very helpful and he had a great selection of local wines. Brought home a couple bottles. My favorite kinda souvenir! We also enjoyed The Peanut Shop. They had tons of samples and we can home with some tasty peanuts. Went in... More 

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