The magnificent Italian furnishings, antique European accents, French chandeliers, and downhome, friendly Southern hospitality of the exceptional staff at the Mansion on Forsyth Park will enthrall you. In addition to being one of The Kessler Collection’s 13 artistically inspired boutique hotels, this establishment ensures that each guest has an elevated experience with lavish offerings that will give them a unique, luxurious vacation they will cherish for some time.
Embrace opulence in the lavish Kessler Suite
Request the Kessler Suite when booking your hotel room. Luxury linens and a stunning headboard grace the bed in this 1,042-square-foot suite. A bathroom with marble accents and curved sinks is a beautiful place to relax. While dining in the private dining room with a crystal chandelier, lovely drapes, and contemporary table and chairs with a traditional touch, take in the breathtaking views of Forsyth Park from floor to ceiling. A stainless steel and wood-accented kitchen completes this magnificent suite. Make use of the ample living room by hosting parties and events in which guests can relax on the plush sofa bed, chairs, and ottoman. Evening turndown service will be provided by the hotel’s top-notch staff.
The Executive King, Deluxe Forsyth, Forsyth Park and Standard all provide first-class accommodations as well. Every room comes equipped with a mini refrigerator, down feather duvets and pillows, in-room landline, JBL Bluetooth stereo and clock, as well as flat-screen HDTV. Starbucks coffee and tea are available to all guests. A lighted make-up mirror, hair dryer, signature bathrobe, and more are included in the additional amenities.
Take an interest in the visual and performing arts
There is no better way to describe the Grand Bohemian Art Gallery and the rest of the mansion than with words. Local and internationally renowned artists are both represented in this carefully curated collection. Artworks by German artist Peter Keil and French expressionist-colorist Jean Claude Roy make up more than 400 pieces in the collection. The “Celebrating a Century of Hats” Collection, which features hats from 1860 to 1960, was created with the help of a millennium specialist hired by the hotel. The hotel’s art gallery and the hotel’s halls and walls have been graced by the works of Karen Birchmier Jewelry and Christopher Carpentino Jewelry.
Visit 700 Drayton for a delicious meal
At 700 Drayton, the stunning interior and stunning views of the outdoors set the stage for an unforgettable dining experience. Enjoy dishes like Avocado Toast, Crab Omelet, Johnny Cakes, Deviled Egg Mousse, Georgia Cheese Plate, Cast Iron Cornbread, and Red Snapper, all made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Forsyth Cosmo, Chatham Artillery Punch, and Signature Smoked Peach Punch are just a few of the hotel-exclusive craft cocktails on offer. Make a reservation at the Carriage Wine Cellar if you’d prefer a more private, one-of-a-kind dining experience.
Casimir’s Lounge and Bösendorfer Lounge are great places to relax
As you sip on a drink at the glass bar and enjoy the European influence of live musical performances in the Bösendorfer Lounge, the night will never end. Southeast-based jazz and blues musicians take turns playing on the unique Bösendorfer piano. Enjoy light bites like smoked eggplant, Gem lettuce from the garden, and Hunter’s Board while lounging in the opulent high back velvet chairs. Try a Black Walnut Manhattan, Kessler Collection Cabernet Sauvignon, Grand Marnier Float, or Stags’ Leap Chardonnay cocktail while you’re at it. While sipping on signature cocktails and taking in live music in the Casimir’s Lounge, you can take in the stunning artwork and stunningly vibrant décor. As the evening progresses, step out onto the outdoor terrace to mingle with other guests.
Get cooking lessons at the 700 Kitchen Cooking School in New York City
Make a reservation for a master chef to teach you how to cook. Date Night, Classic Italian, Hors D’Oeuvres, New Orleans Soiree, Savannah Champagne Brunch, and The Plant-Based Gourmet are just a few of the unique classes offered by the culinary school. Reservations and other information can be found here. Indulge in fine house wines and a tasting menu of traditional Italian fare such as Antipasto Salad, Creamy Ricotta Gnocchi All’Amatriciana, Seafood Risotto Frutti di Mare, and Citrus Zabaglione with Fresh Berries after the workshop.
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Take Part in the Afternoon Tea Customs of the South
An elegant Afternoon Tea will be served with men in seersucker suits and fedoras and women in sundresses and fascinators. On Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, the exclusive Tea Service is served in the Marble Garden Courtyard for $49 per person. First, a decorative box is brought out, containing several types of loose teas, each with its own distinctive flavor and aroma. These include the Queen’s Garden tea collection as well as Grand Jasmin Chung Feng and The’ des Lords teas as well as Mint Tea, Chai Imperial, and Infusion de Camomille. Your host will prepare a beverage of your choice in your personal ceramic teapot. Creamers and sugar cubes can be used to sweeten to your preference. Open-faced biscuits with chicken salad, smoked salmon, and capers, as well as scones, pound cakes, chocolate petit fours, macaroons, and Napoleon desserts, are all delicious with butter and jam.
Poseidon Spa Savannah Is Your Ticket to Peace and Quiet
While relaxing at Poseidon Spa Savannah, you can chase waterfalls and enjoy the calming effect of candles. Relax in the spa’s treatment rooms with a premium custom facial, neuromuscular massage, detoxifying dry brush exfoliation, privai body butter, hydrating face masque, Brazilian wax, and custom manicure and pedicure services.
A Taste of the South’s Comforts You’ll Enjoy
In addition to the outdoor heated relaxation pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, bike rentals, and a tour of the art and hats collection, each guest enjoys a plethora of other luxurious amenities. There’s a service called the Bath Butler that will set up champagne and bubble bath for you and your date. As a guest, you’ll have access to a concierge who can assist you with everything from booking a table at your favorite restaurant to securing tickets to a local sporting event or shopping excursion. On a regular basis, guests can enjoy complimentary coffee and cookies in the lobby from 7 to 9 am and an evening welcome reception from 5 to 6 pm.
The Best Ways to Experience Savannah’s History
Explore the fascinating city of Savannah. Guests of the JW Marriott Plant Riverside District can dine at Rocks on the River and Rocks on the Roof at sister properties Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront and JW Marriott Plant Riverside District. Stone + Webster Chophouse, Baobab Lounge, Electric Moon Skytop Lounge, Myrtle & Rose Rooftop Garden, and several other restaurants offer live music and other forms of entertainment in addition to high-end shopping and dining. In addition to Savannah’s renowned historic district and its many attractions (such as River Street and the City Market), visitors can also explore the city’s many green spaces, parks and museums (such as SCAD), as well as Forsyth Park, which sits directly across the road from The Mansion. In addition to riverboat cruises and ghost tours, Savannah has plenty to offer visitors.
During your stay at this luxurious hotel, you’ll notice that Richard Kessler, the CEO of The Kessler Collection, who was born and raised in the city, has put his personal stamp on everything. The Mansion on Forsyth Park is open to the public for a self-guided virtual tour at any time.