Andaz Savannah, a lifestyle hotel, opened in the former Avia Savannah in historic downtown Savannah. The hotel just completed a renovation of its public areas to add an Andaz Lounge and introduce a sophisticated new restaurant, 22 Square, emphasizing fresh regional ingredients and southern specialties. The artful design and urban vibe of the spaces, services and amenities at Andaz Savannah are inspired by the city’s vibrant culture.
“We look forward to welcoming guests from the community and around the world to experience the dynamic ‘home away from home’ southern hospitality of Andaz Savannah,” said Pedro Perez, general manager, Andaz Savannah. “With a fabulous location across from Ellis Square, the hotel offers an upscale, yet relaxed atmosphere that reflects the unique heritage of this historic city.”
Guestrooms and Amenities
As with all Andaz hotels, guests of Andaz Savannah will be greeted by Andaz Hosts who will accommodate, guide and assist guests throughout their stay. Removing barriers is a key attribute of the Andaz brand, and at Andaz Savannah, hosts give travelers the flexibility to check-in the way that suits them, offer guests refreshments upon arrival and provide concierge services as well.
The 151 guestrooms and suites at Andaz Savannah feature chic contemporary furnishings with luxurious beds and linens, flat-screen/high-definition televisions with iPod® connections and generously sized bathrooms with walk-in showers. Like all Andaz hotels, guests at Andaz Savannah receive complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access and enjoy complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages from their guestroom minibar.
The hotel’s amenities include a 24-hour fitness center and a scenic outdoor terrace with cabana-lined outdoor pool. To support Savannah’s thriving art scene, Andaz Savannah will host rotating art shows that feature works produced by local artists, including those from the renowned Savannah College of Art and Design.
22 Square, named after Savannah’s famous squares, will serve a “market-to-table” menu with a coastal flare, 22 Square will offer communal tables where guests will enjoy specialties prepared with local ingredients. Evening cocktail parties will feature premium hand crafted cocktails, wine, beer and complimentary “House Tradition” candied bacon.
Andaz Savannah’s meeting and event planners will assist clients with customized weddings, boardroom meetings and special events for groups of up to 250. Featuring 5,000 square feet Andaz Studio meeting space, and four distinct and versatile venues, Andaz Savannah accommodates an impressive array of small meeting and social event needs.