Catherine Ward House Inn

Catherine Ward House Inn

About the Inn

A Top Historic Savannah Inn for Sale

Catherine Ward House Inn is a leading Savannah bed and breakfast for sale and a perfect example of historic Southern lodging. The elegant 9-room B&B inn embodies the unique character of its 300-year-old city. Built in 1886, the inn is ideally located in Savannah’s Victorian Historic District ½ block from famous Forsyth Park. City tours, restaurants, shops and abundant activities are within easy walking distance of the inn. Catherine Ward House is one of the top-rated bed and breakfast inns in Savannah and an excellent hospitality business.

Catherine Ward House was originally a private residence, becoming a bed and breakfast inn in the early 2000s. Extensive renovations in 2017 included new furnishings, renovated bathrooms and luxury finishes. High ceilings and original architecture complement the contemporary, airy style. Guests ascend a flight of stairs to the inn’s iconic front porch and main floor, high above street level. The main level features the inn’s living and dining room, a half bath and the kitchen, plus the manager’s bedroom and bath. There are 3 guest rooms on the lower level, each opening to the inn’s private courtyard. The laundry room is also on the lower level. 3 more guest rooms are on the upper level and there are 3 contemporary guest rooms in the (separate) Carriage House. All 9 richly decorated guest rooms have luxury queen or king beds and en-suite bathrooms, TV’s, individually controlled air conditioning and WiFi. Other guest room features include spa tubs, balconies, porches and/or fireplaces.

Recent Guest Comments

This was our first B&B experience in the US, and it was just perfect … From the southern charm of the residence, spacious and clean accommodation, and warm hospitality … we just adored the whole experience… – Tom F.

We stayed here for four nights and found this to be charming, welcoming, and all anyone would expect of southern hospitality … The room was beautiful, clean, and filled with amenities. We will certainly be back! – Martha H.

TripAdvisor Reviews

Savannah is a top U.S. destination, offering tourists a broad array of attractions including famous historic districts, diverse museums, a vibrant arts scene, shopping, exciting food experiences and access to nearby beaches. Local government invests heavily and effectively in Savannah tourism. Most overnight visitors (90%) are leisure travelers and visitors spent a record-breaking $1+ billion on lodging in 2019. This Savannah bed and breakfast for sale welcomed guests throughout 2020. There is every reason to expect future Savannah tourism to resume its upward trend.

Travel Writers Say

A culinary revolution is happening in Savannah, reflecting a mix of the traditional to nouveau Southern food, where the past collides with the present in atmosphere and experience.
– Barbara Skidmore Conde Nast Traveler

Savannah brings travelers an incredible range of experiences, all infused with Southern flair. Step back in time through historic home walking tours and a stroll down the cobblestone streets. Fresh seafood, barbecue, and ethnic restaurants abound; there’s live music, art bursting out of every corner, and miles of sandy beaches …
– Kai Saunders National Geographic

In Savannah, marketing an inn means distinguishing it from the competition, a job the Catherine Ward House Inn does well, achieving high occupancy, a high ADR and high traveler ratings. The inn is in excellent condition and is a true “turn-key” offering. If you are looking for a solid hospitality business and a unique city lifestyle, this Savannah bed and breakfast for sale is perfect for you!

Asking Price: $2,750,000

Number of Rooms: 9

Year Built: 1886

Year In Business: 20

Sales Agent

Eliot Dalton & Marilyn Bushnell

Phone: 610-717-8083

STATUS: For Sale