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Vespa Scooters! Now is your chance!

February 1st, 2014 by Dresser Palmer House

It’s about to warm up! Have you ever passed the cool scooter shop ‪#‎Motorini‬ downtown on Drayton and thought about how fun it would be to zip around on one of those ‪#‎vespa‬ ‪#‎scooters‬?! Now is your chance! They have some really beautiful machines there that you need to take advantage of…photo (2)

With less than 300 in the United States, ‪#‎Savannah‬’s own #Motorini has one of the rare #Vespa 946′s on it showroom floor. Are you ready to come to Savannah and take it home? The Dresser Palmer House / An Historic Inn will give the lucky new owner a complimentary room night to explore the city with Italys most technologically advanced motor scooter to date.

Fun OUT of Historic District in Savannah.

January 28th, 2014 by Dresser Palmer House

Once in awhile, we DO get out of the #historicdistrict of #Savannah for a fun dinner. This time, a rainy Saturday brought me and a group of friends to #Habershamvillage, a small trendy neighborhood in #midtownsavannah. We decided on a great family casual place, The 5 Spot. The service was hilarious and attentive, the food was very hearty and filling for not much out of pocket. We shared a few appetizers, their collard and bacon DIP, yes, it was a delicious hot bubbly cheesy DIP with toasted pita points, and some chicken fingers. Then, as if that wasn’t enough gluttony, (forgot to mention my bloody mary), I also split an amazing burger with pepperjack cheese and bacon. Yes, I had bacon in two dishes… #don’tjudge.

TravelHost Gift Giving Guide….Guess Who Made the Cover???

October 5th, 2012 by Dresser Palmer House

TravelHost Gift Giving Guide with Savannah Inns & Pajama Shop Hop

The Ladies of Savannah Inns getting reday for Savannah Pajama Shop Hop on TravelHost Gift Giving Guide

Are you ready for Savannah Pajama Shop Hop???? The Ladies of Savannah Inns Are!!!  TravelHost Gift Giving Guide Hitting Hotels This Week…Check Us Out!

Dresser Palmer House & Savannah Pride Festival 2012

September 3rd, 2012 by Dresser Palmer House

The 2012 Savannah Pride Festival will be held September 8th in Forsyth Park, one block from the Dresser Palmer House.  The Festival is Saturday, September 8 from 12 –  10 p.m. and will boast dozens of vendors, thousands of people, as well as some  of the biggest names in entertainment Savannah  Pride has ever seen. From the Headliner, JoJo, to The  Cusses, to The Sexual Side Effects, Savannah Pride has reached a new level  of entertainment this year.  There will also be more Vendors than ever before , live entertaiment all day and food & drink!  The family area will be back as well this year, featuring a place for kids to enjoy Savannah Pride too.  This is a perfect venue for Savannah Pride to promote raised awareness and acceptance for the LGBT community and all communities.

 

Come to this years’ Savannah Pride Festival to embrace and learn from the LGBT community and to enjoy the festivities!  The Dresser Palmer House, one block from Forsyth Park,  is a proud supporter Savannah Pride and a LGBT friendly Inn.

Call now to book your room for the festival.  If you mention “Pride” we will give you a 20% discount.

 

 

Opera in Savannah

May 24th, 2012 by Dresser Palmer House

Sometimes in Savannah our theatre options are limited.  So it’s always great to see some fantastic options when it comes to music.  I am so looking forward to V.O.I.C.Experience coming to Savannah on Thursday, June 7th at the Christ Church Savannah, GA;Opera in Savannah 28 Bull St at Johnson Square.  This will be a benefit concert featuring the rising stars of Opera from around the nation with special guests from the Savannah Philharmonic Chorus and area High Schools.  V.O.I.C.Experience was formed by Metropolitan Opera/Grammy Award Winner Opera Star, baritone Sherrill Milnes when he decided to create a means for singers to advance in their careers he did so by giving them the highest level of educators and more importantly, the opportunity to perform for people who might not ever see a Broadway show or Opera… with the help of his wife, soprano, Maria Zouves, V.O.I.C.Experience – “VE” – was founded in 2001. They work in several intensive programs throughout the year and guide singers in directions that lead to their success, including a program oat our own GA Southern University.  One of my favorite parts of this upcoming performance is that on Sunday, June 3 area High School students get to have their own performance and receive feedback from the same vocalists that will be performing on Thursday, June 7th.  This I am sure will help instill some new passion with our own upcoming coming stars from Savannah.

Call NOW to Book your Room at the Dresser Palmer House, June 3 at 2pm & June 7 at 7:30pm, for what promises to be two very enjoyable performances.

Dresser Palmer House Celebrates Martin Luther King Day and Black History Month with a Special Guest, Isaac Newton Farris

January 16th, 2012 by Dresser Palmer House

Isaac Farris at the Dresser Palmer HouseWith the holiday today, Martin Luther King Day, and Black History Month getting ready to kick-off along with Savannah’s Black Heritage Festival beginning; I had to sit back and think about how honored I was to have the SCLC President Isaac Newton Farris, Jr stay at the Dresser Palmer House this weekend.  Not only is he SCLC President, but also Dr Martin Luther King Jr’s nephew.  Mr. Farris was born in Atlanta, Georgia and attended his uncle’s alma mater, Morehouse College where he majored in Political Science. Mr. Farris’ background has given him a unique prospective and real life experience on some of the most pressing issues of our times. Growing up in one of America’s most socially and politically active families has provided him with a front row seat, witnessing how policy is formulated and implemented.

 

Even though the SCLC kept his schedule pretty full, he did find some time to enjoy the company of the other guests at the Inn during Wine & Hors D’oeuvres Hour. It was my pleasure to give him some history of the house and show him some of that Southern Hospitality that we are known for here in Savannah.  My favorite part was sharing some of the rich Black Heritage/History in Savannah with some of the guests, especially the tie Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has with Second African Baptist Church.  Did you know that Dr. King preached the first draft of his “I Have a Dream” speech at this church?

During the entire month of January and February Dresser Palmer House is partnering with three other Savannah Inns in a tribute to Black History month.  Call Now to Reserve your Black Heritage Package.

The Dresser Palmer House is a premiere Bed and Breakfast in the Historic District of Savannah, GA.

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