Located about a 2-minute drive from the nearest Interstate 516 on-ramp and a 15-minute drive from Savannah's city centre, the SpringHill Suites by Marriott - Savannah Midtown is suitable for business or vacation travellers who prefer a hotel with a free breakfast, an indoor pool and easy highway access.
Each of this smoke-free hotel's air-conditioned suites offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, a wet bar, a living area with a sofabed, a desk, an iron and ironing board and a hair dryer. Pets are not permitted and the hotel is wheelchair accessible.
Hotel amenities include an indoor pool, a hot tub, a fitness room, meeting space, a business centre, guest laundry, free parking and a free breakfast.
Savannah Mall is beside the hotel, while Armstrong Atlantic State University can be found about 2 minutes away by car. Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens are an 8-minute drive from the hotel and Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) is roughly a 20-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets not permitted, wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: December 10, 2013)
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's staff, rooms, breakfast and location.
Many lodgers were pleased with the level of customer service they received during their stay. They characterized the staff as friendly, efficient and professional.
The hotel's accommodations were enjoyed by numerous reviewers. They described their lodgings as clean, spacious, quiet, updated and well equipped, with efficient air conditioning and comfortable beds. A few travellers were disappointed with aspects of their accommodations, however (see below).
Several guests praised the hotel's free breakfast. They found it to be fresh, delicious and frequently replenished, with plenty of hot and cold choices. The breakfast room was described as crowded on the hotel's busier days, however.
The hotel was found to be close to restaurants, shopping, a grocery store and highway access by several patrons. A few guests had complaints about the hotel's location, however (see below).
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few common complaints about noise transfer and the location.
Some guests complained of noise disturbances during their stay. They reported noise from guests in adjacent rooms, the hallway and overhead, as well as noisy in-room air conditioning.
Although several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's proximity to the highway and restaurants, a few reviewers complained about its location. They found it too far from Savannah's downtown and historical area and recommended the hotel only for those with a vehicle.
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #71 of 112 Savannah hotels with an average rating of 4 out of 5 from 135 reviews.
Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 4.2 out of 5 with a 92% recommendation rate from 110 reviews.Booking.com
guest reviews rated the hotel 8.3 out of 10 from 19 reviews.The author called the hotel on December 10, 2013 to verify some information.