Category Archives: Things to do in Savannah

The Harper Fowlkes House & The Society of the Cincinnati

It’s not a secret that the city of Savannah is full of rich, intriguing history. Over the years, Savannah has evolved into the beautiful city it is today. From fascinating museums to traditional cuisine, there is something in this southern city for everyone. One fantastic thing to see while in Savannah is The Harper Fowlkes House. We here at Presidents’ Quarters Inn love nothing more than the exciting history of our city, and we want you to experience the best of it when you come to visit. Here are a few things to know about The Harper Fowlkes House and The Society of the Cincinnati! The history of The Harper … Continue reading

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Pristine Savannah Golf Courses You Can Play

Golfing season is here, and Savannah is the place to be. For all you die hard golfers out there, visiting the Presidents’ Quarters Inn allows you to experience all the fantastic Savannah golf courses! Located in the southeastern part of the state of Georgia, Savannah offers some of the best golf courses in the region. Grab your golf clubs, and get ready for an adventure you won’t want to miss! Here is all you need to know about the Savannah golf courses. Bacon Park Golf Course One of Savannah’s true gems, Bacon Park Golf Course was designed by Donald Ross in 1926. Owned by the charming southern city and managed … Continue reading

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What to do in Savannah this Fall

There is no better time to visit the charming city of Savannah than during the changing of the seasons. The picture of colorful leaves falling onto the cobblestone streets is beautiful. Offering an array of activities to enjoy, Savannah is sure to offer something that catches your eye. We here at Presidents’ Quarters Inn want you to know what to do in Savannah on your next trip. From excellent festivals and events, the classic southern city is packed full of great things for the whole family. Keep reading if you are not sure what to do in Savannah this fall! Oktoberfest  This October 3rd through 5th, enjoy a bit of Germany … Continue reading

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Head to the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum

For all you history buffs and airplane fanatics out there, you don’t want to miss out on this interesting activity. When you come to stay with us at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn this summer, you will have the opportunity to take a step back in time. One of the most moving museums in Savannah is Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. After visiting all the fantastic exhibits, you will be changed forever. Here is an overview of what the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum is all about. Preserving the stories of courage, character and patriotism displayed by the men and women of the Eighth Air Force from World War II to … Continue reading

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6 Things You Must Do in Savannah this Summer

Savannah is full of great summer activities, from exploring the historic downtown to wandering through century old cemeteries. With so many things to choose from, it can be difficult deciding which ones are worth your time! Come stay at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn and check out 6 awesome activities you must experience in Savannah. You won’t be disappointed! 1. Bonaventure Cemetery The idea of wandering through a cemetery may sound a little morbid; however, recent visitors agree that a visit to Bonaventure Cemetery is a must. As you wander through the cemetery, keep your eyes open for the tombstones of such celebrities as poet Conrad Aiken. On the eastern edge of … Continue reading

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Savannah Indoor Activities During Hot or Rainy Days

Savannah is certainly an outdoor-minded city, with squares and streets made for a pleasant stroll. But when summer comes around, enjoying the historic streets can be a hot, sticky, and wet ordeal with high temperatures or an afternoon thunderstorm. Deciding on the Presidents’ Quarters Inn as your boutique hotel of choice puts you within walking distance of most of Savannah’s indoor activities. We have made a list of some of those fantastic Savannah indoor activities near our luxurious accommodations to help you plan for any weather conditions!   Mercer Williams House Museum Walk through the Mercer Williams house and experience life in the 1860’s. Relish in the art of days gone … Continue reading

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8 Free Things to do in Savannah

Many times cost is a determining factor on what activities you can do on vacation. Cost can actually help decide if you can even go on vacation at all. For those looking for a low-budget getaway, Savannah can provide exactly that. You can have an amazing vacation and keep your bank account padded when you experience these 8 free things to do in Savannah. Here they are in alphabetical order. — 1. Bonaventure Cemetery Bonaventure Cemetery is Savannah’s most famous cemetery with several famous figures buried there. Among those buried are poet Conrad Aiken, Academy Award winner Johnny Mercer, and Georgia’s first governor Edward Telfair. The beautiful landscape is said … Continue reading

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10 Savannah Nightlife Attractions

Country music star Tim McGraw was on to something with the following lyrics from his hit song Southern Girl. “If you’ve ever seen Savannah heat up when the stars come out. Well, then fellas, come on, you know what I’m talkin’ about.” So what is he talking about? It’s safe to assume that Tim is talking about the vibrant Savannah nightlife. With numerous bars, clubs, and pubs, Savannah boasts the 16th-best nightlife in the country according to Travel + Leisure. Nightlife options abound in Savannah, but here are 10 of the best local spots to visit, in no particular order. — 1. The Pirates’ House – 20 East Broad Street … Continue reading

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2014 Summer Savannah Events

Summer is nearly here, so it’s time to start planning how you will spend the next several months. Number one on your priority list needs to be making a trip to Savannah – Georgia’s First City! Surrounded by immaculate history, beaches, dining, and nightlife, Savannah has plenty to do for you and the whole family. With so many options, though, we know it can be hard to narrow down exactly what to do while you’re in town. That’s why we have created a list of our favorite Savannah events that you can check out this summer. Here it is in alphabetical order. — 2014 Tybee Tour of Homes Georgia’s Beach … Continue reading

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Walk Along River Street in Savannah, GA

If you are looking for a fun-filled day of shopping, eating, and sightseeing, taking a walk along River Street in Savannah, GA, is the way to go. In historic downtown Savannah, River Street guides pedestrians along the Savannah River. You are able to take the family for a walk and a bite to eat during the day, or you can stay out later and enjoy the night life. Regardless of what you’re looking for, River Street has the perfect spot for you. Here are a few of our favorites. — River Street Restaurants Huey’s On the River Huey’s combines the great tastes of the Lowcountry and New Orleans into one … Continue reading

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