SAVANNAH, GA – March 17, 2015 to celebrate their first year as the hottest new wedding destination in Savannah, the Whitman Mansion is launching new wedding packages for happy couples. These expanded services are not a moment too soon as according to Visit Savannah the hostess city’s popularity as a destination wedding venue is increasing every year.
Long regarded as a picturesque backdrop for weddings and elopements, Savannah’s beauty and the gorgeous scenery, especially around Forsyth Park, make the city virtually unrivaled as a wedding destination and The Whitman Mansion’s new packages just upped the ante.

The Whitman Mansion comfortably accommodates 12-16 overnight guests including a coach house. This luxurious historic renovation offers nearly 5,000 square feet of sumptuous interiors including a full gourmet kitchen, elegant reception rooms and a third floor gentleman’s room with billiard table. The mansion even boasts a custom outdoor kitchen, outdoor fireplace and classic Southern verandas. Depending on the event style, the Whitman can comfortably host from 40-120 people and new for this year event options include far more than the traditional wedding reception, wedding ceremony or simple exchange or renewal of vows.

The Whitman Mansion is now offering personalized rehearsal dinners from informal low country boils to elegant dining and everything in between as well as family brunches, bridesmaid’s teas and other tailored catered events. Also new for the 2015 wedding season, new menu options have been developed by Executive Chef, Bob Vardzel plus additional services including referring and arranging in residence spa and beauty treatments and excursions for family, groomsmen and bridesmaids.

Vardzel comments “We know that everybody will have their own personal preferences and ideas to make their wedding day unique. The important thing is that together we create the perfect wedding that reflects their personal taste and style and we see to every last detail so they can concentrate on saying ‘I do’.”

For pricing information, details, availability and more information, call The Whitman Mansion at 912-704-6233, visit or email at [email protected] Accommodation starts at $899 per night for midweek bookings for a minimum 2 nights (Monday – Wednesday) and weekend rates at $1,499 per night for a minimum 3 nights (Thursday – Sunday) to include residence at the Whitman Mansion including the coach house.

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Whitman Mansion | 611 Whitaker Street, Savannah, GA 31401 | (912) 704-6233 | [email protected]