Friday, May 31, 2013

A Double Celebration With Savannah Holiday Gift Basket from Zeigler House Inn in Savannah GA

Take home gift basket from Zeigler House Inn, a
private small hotel B&B (7 rooms with kitchens)
in downtown Savannah, GA
SAVANNAH Georgia (May 31, 2013) -- After months in the making, innkeeper Jackie Heinz announces Zeigler House Inn's take home gift basket -- "A Double Celebration, Savannah Holiday Gift Basket" The combined special Savannah gift for him and gift for her is an uber local sampling, produced by Savannah artisans. 

"Guests leaving our bed and breakfast in Savannah can relive small snippets of their getaway experience with their lovely take away gift basket.  Zeigler House Inn advocates buying local, which is made easy with imaginative, quality-centric artisans in Savannah, Georgia," says Jackie.

Our caterer-turned-innkeeper has curated the inn's holiday gift basket -- a tad of Savannah -- with delightful gifts for him and gifts for her.

The gift basket is a complement to the Savannah inn's optional entertainment packages.
Come. Celebrate your city break in Savannah, Georgia, in a unique way with the genteel southern folks at Zeigler House Inn bed and breakfast.

Let's talk soon -- (866) 233-5307 Toll Free!   Email

Chilled Tea Party for Two in Savannah at Zeigler House Inn

SAVANNAH Georgia (May 31, 2013) -- You'll love this new perk for lodging guests, staying at Zeigler House Inn in the downtown historic district!

Savannah B&B innkeeper Jackie Heinz
enjoys the new "Chilled Tea Party for Two"
at Zeigler House Inn in Savannah.
Value: $25 per person. Cost: $0
With just enough fanciful flair, caterer-turned-innkeeper Jackie Heinz skirts the predictable to introduce something fresh in Zeigler House Inn's already generous Savannah culinary menu.

The new and complimentary "Refreshing Afternoon Escape: Chilled Tea Party for Two!" includes a tea party menu of singularly steeped, gourmet fruited teas ... quick chilled just prior to serving,savory finger sandwiches, and irresistible tea pastries and cakes. For ultimate freshness, the added-value "Chilled Tea Party for Two" requires a few selections, plus timed reservations -- between 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. 

Delightful to the eye and taste buds, this cooling indulgence is for guests (only) who are lodging at the popular Savannah inn. The private afternoon refresher may be served in room, in parlor, or on the breezy porch.

Dismissing the stuffy, southern gentry high tea, Jackie has reclaimed and updated the genteel southern tradition of afternoon tea. Three cheers to gracious southern hospitality at the mannerly and lovable Zeigler House Inn.

Contact Zeigler House Inn by email -- or toll free -- 1/866-233-5307.

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Gals, Guys, Couples: Summer Packages to Savannah’s Fun Side from Zeigler House Inn

SAVANNAH Georgia (May 18, 2013) – Tap into both sides of Savannah’s personality -- genteel to quirky -- with lots of fun in between. 

A unique, fun amenity for Zeigler House Inn
guests, a bicycle built for two
Innkeeper Jackie Heinz at Zeigler House Inn -- a popular 7-suite bed and breakfast inn in downtown Savannah -- makes it easy. The stately inn on the prestigious Jones Street is an insider’s social hub for fun-ready tourists!

“The tour package deals are a great idea for last minute getaways … whether for an affordable honeymoon, first anniversary gift or 50th anniversary trip, romantic getaway in the southeast, historic sightseeing in the Deep South, local food travel, discovering what’s on the Georgia Coast back roads, a mini reunion with siblings or college friends, or gals’ getaway, ” states Jackie. 

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

French in Savannah: Zeigler House Inn, too!

SAVANNAH Georgia (May 6, 2013) – We are pleased to fascinate our Zeigler House Inn’s lodgers with a triple experience – French, USA southern, and European. Travelers discover our curated French themed sleep retreats and a tad of French cuisine, plus more European (German and Austrian) heritages, paired with sultry Savannah’s southern hospitality and beautiful backdrop.
#Savannah … "it's almost like Paris... With a beach. And fried chicken & juleps. ;) " That Twitter post shakes the stuffiness right out, so appropriately, in Savannah!
Zeigler House Inn's formal
grand parlor with French decor.
It resonates here at our historic inn in downtown Savannah, which features French décor, and more. Once we add the Austrian, German and east Kentucky personalities -- derived from owners over the home's history -- the tapestry gets richer and the wealth of stories multiply for this beautiful home inn. Happily, our Savannah lodging place takes on a true spirit of Europe-meets-Savannah -- dipped beautifully in its southern USA setting, a friendly innkeeper and delightful, modern-day Savannah experiences Innkeeper Jackie Heinz will introduce.

We adore the rich tapestry of Savannah’s multi-cultural city. Are you aware of these French themed events?
  • Annually, June 21 is The Fête de la Musique', also known as World Music Day. Follow French Savannah on Facebook for 2013 details. [back story of this event, below]. Music for more than Gallophiles!
  • In February annually, the Francophile Film Fest is hosted by Armstrong Atlantic State University.
Perhaps you missed the extra French flair that we share at our Zeigler House Inn. 

On the menu at Zeigler House Inn. French baguettes are often included in appetizers. French pastries are served daily on our popular dessert bar. So much like France, Savannah’s mild climate entices for delightful alfresco tea or breakfast on the porch.

French Country Garden Room at Zeigler House Inn
French names and French décor are highlights of the inn’s sleeping retreats. Garden Rooms are Lafayette Suite (sleeps 3); Provence; French Country. The Old Master’s Bedroom is Avergne. Suites are Versailles (3rd floor); LaGrange (4th floor); and Giverny (4th floor). Sleeping accommodations with adjoining guests rooms are the French Country and Provence (courtyard garden level). Of course, there are stories associated with those names, but we’ll save those for another day.  

Located on Jones Street at Barnard Street. The street is named either for a French engineer named Bernard or a family named Barnard who lived on the street in the Colonial period.
Come for a visit in Savannah and Zeigler House Inn. Take in a little French flair in The American South! Let’s talk soon.

More French in Savannah, Beyond Zeigler House Inn

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Zeigler House Inn Participates in New B&B Travel Video for Romantic Inns of Savannah

Leading the efforts to create a new Savannah lodging video Jackie Heinz, owner and innkeeper of Zeigler House Inn bed and breakfast in Savannah, served as volunteer marketing chair of Romantic Inns of Savannah. The 2-minute, mini travel film highlights various complimentary amenities found during a Romantic Inns' bed and breakfast stay. The amenities vary among a dozen small, family owned inns in the famed historic district.

Below is the press release and video. We hope you will take a look, enjoy and share your comments.

Featured in "The Savannah Way To Stay" mini-travel
video for Romantic Inns of Savannah -- a breakfast basket
for private, in-room dining prepared by
Jackie Heinz at Zeigler House Inn's historic
lodging in Savannah Georgia USA
SAVANNAH, Georgia (April 29, 2013) -- In a town popular for its Savannah Film Festival and Hollywood movie making, it is no surprise that standout bed and breakfasts now turn the spotlight to themselves. In The Savannah Way to Stay the Romantic Inns of Savannah LLC highlights an important, yet overlooked word that defines their generosity -- complimentary.

"What a delight to be pampered in so many unexpected ways," announces Jim Carswell of Spyhop Productions, who produced and narrates the video. The association of privately owned Savannah bed and breakfasts in the National Landmark Historic District commissioned the USA travel video.