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Open Gates B&B

Booking.comUSD 179*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

The house and area are lovely, frozen in time. Zach made us amazing crepes that deserved to be in a 5 star restaurant. Worth the trip from Savannah, take a kayak in the backwater and explore Sapelo island, and the nicest part was this home. really perfect and amazing and great value. Zach is a sweetheart as well, made us...

1Thank Melinda Elaine S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Open gates is a very good B&B in Darien which is a lovely little place which we stayed the night before flying out of Savannah. Zach & Carrie are developing the Inn although it is a great place to stay on quiet square with lovely big oak trees and in their garden they have a quite large pool to sit...

Thank moorem81
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

We just got back from one of the most relaxing and enjoyable trips we have taken. We tried to book a room for three nights at Open Gates bed and breakfast to find that it was booked. However, Zach made arrangements with friends to allow us to stay in a cottage on the square two doors down. It was wonderful...

Thank krrtriping
Zachariah R, Owner at Open Gates B&B, responded to this review

Hello Friends, Thank you so much for your glowing review! We are so happy that we had our "backup" cottage available for you. We are so happy that you were able to recharge, rest, and relax! We really enjoyed our conversations with you as well, and thank you for sharing the wine! We hope to see you again sooner, than...

Groveland, Florida
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We took a chance on this B&B and boy did we hit the jackpot! We stayed over just one night when we were the only guests - it was so nice to have the whole house to ourselves! This B&B is clean, quaint, quiet, and just beautiful. We stayed in the Island Room - which had a king size bed...

Thank Bulls P
Zachariah R, Owner at Open Gates B&B, responded to this review

Well we think we hit the Jackpot with you as well! Thank you for taking the chance. We are always happy to hear that our guests have had such a nice stay, and enjoy our quiet, quaint, lovely little town. I truly feel we are a great place just to get away, and enjoy the quiet! Thanks again and we...

Pine Mountain, Georgia
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We came for the Blessing of the Fleet weekend in our friendly coastal town of Darien . This was our 2nd stay at Zach and Carrie May's wonderful B&B. They consider every comfort for the guests and you feel as though it's your house and garden while there. Zach's breakfast represents his culinary talent & skill level and beautiful presentation...

Thank RDameron
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This is an absolutely delightful place to stay in a lovely community. Breakfast was over the top excellent! Rooms were clean and neat. Zach, the owner was very helpful in letting guests know of nearby attractions.

Thank Alice Q
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We stayed four very comfortable nights in the Garden Room at Open Gates B&B in historic Darien, GA. Innkeeper Zach warmly welcomed my wife and I immediately when we arrived and proceeded to show us around the beautiful nineteenth century home and grounds. He answered any and all questions we had and recommended restaurants, shops, and places to visit and...

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We only stayed for two nights but felt quite at home from the outset. Zach does a great job of making you feel welcome and our room was beautifully decorated. He generously managed to accommodate our extra traveller at very short notice and we thank him for this. As other reviewers have mentioned, the breakfast is a highlight and as...

Thank Roalja
Ottawa Canada
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Wonderful! Zach is doing a great job and the home and setting could not be more perfect. The town centre is delightful and our evening walk to dinner was fun. We couldn't find the Geocache though. Having coffee on the veranda this morning was my idea of bird song heaven.

Thank ARose
Zachariah R, Owner at Open Gates B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your excellent review! As a former B&B owner yourself, we appreciate that you feel we are doing a great job. We were also happy to serve you "real" food after your trip to Florida. You have a lovely family, and we truly hope that if you are back around this way, you will come and...

Appleton, WI
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Discovered this charming town and B&B while looking for a place between St. MARY'S and Savannah. Beds were comfy and accommodations were clean in this historic home. Wish we had more time as there is a pool as well as patio with fire pit. Breakfast was made to order and fabulous as Zach is a trained chef. Highly recommend and...

Thank WIIrishGirl10

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Open Gates Bed and Breakfast, built in 1876 by a wealthy timber baron, is uniquely situated for nature-lovers, history buffs, birders, boaters, and outdoor enthusiasts wanting to experience one of the richest natural ecosystems in the world. We are a family run, nature-based business located in the small coastal village of Darien, Georgia. Located on historic Vernon Square, just one block from the shrimp boats on the Darien waterfront, Open Gates is surrounded by giant live oak and magnolia trees providing a private, relaxed atmosphere for your vacation getaway retreat, business trip or special event ... more   less 

Additional Information about Open Gates B&B

Address: 301 Franklin St, Historic Vernon Square, Darien, GA 31305-9068
Region: United States > Georgia > Georgia Coast > Darien
Price Range: $167 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“We stayed in the pet friendly room which is off the main house in the cottage - very quiet”
  • Our baby was very happy at Open Gates B&B
jonesk157, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We really enjoyed the suite on the first floor. King size bed and a twin. Lot's of room.”
Townie-TRIP, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“downstairs room was roomy and has extra small bed, huge bathroom & the pool was a surprising extra.”
  • this is the little park or square in front of B&B
  • view from backyard pool area.
  • park in front on B&B
  • Beautiful old churches on every corner!
lindat104, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Visit to view rooms, you will not be disappointed.”
maryfI2837CJ, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for downstairs bedroom.”
G5786TVjuanr, 7 May 2016 | Read review
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