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Factors Walk

Bay Street, To Factors Walk, Savannah, GA
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Easy to imagine colonial days

With cobble streets, brick buildings, and very steep stairs, it's easy to imagine what this would... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Appomattox, Virginia
via mobile
Back in the day feeling

We loved shopping at the riverfront along Factors Walk. Many, many cool shops and restaurants in... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Pam S
Schaumburg, Illinois, United States
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An historic walkway where cotton merchants (called factors) transacted their business; now an area for shops, offices and hotels.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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Bay Street, To Factors Walk, Savannah, GA

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

With cobble streets, brick buildings, and very steep stairs, it's easy to imagine what this would have looked like centuries ago. It's really basically a part of River Street, but definitely walking down both!

Thank lpdutil
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We loved shopping at the riverfront along Factors Walk. Many, many cool shops and restaurants in an old riverfront setting. You can just imagine pirates pulling up to port and heading to the nearest tavern for their rum.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Factors Walk is just above the Riverside area. I thought the stand-outs there were the bridge walks, connecting the warehouses. The low Riverside to the higher West Bay side. To unload and transport merchandise. Very old steep and treacherous stone steps provide another access. There...More

4  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Sitting on a bench after walking a portion of Factors Walk, I tried to imagine what life was life for the cotton merchants. The port would have been bustling. There were different places where "historic steps" were. They were old and steep. We opted for...More

2  Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Architecturally this is a neat place to stroll and, possibly, take some pictures. The stores / restaurants, however, are not worth your time. Also, this area seems a bit dirty and smelly (think a semi-clean New Orleans). Glad to have seen it, but I'm not...More

2  Thank flfrank
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We rented 228 E. Factors Walk for 3 nights when we visited Savannah for our niece's destination wedding. This place is right on River Street in the middle of all of the action. Shops, Restaurants, entertainment galore. If you want to be in the middle...More

2  Thank Vicki1962
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Nice Restaurant's, shops and views of river. Look out for the huge tankers passing through, very impressive sight.

Thank Tripin08
Reviewed 10 December 2015

On a river bank, the variety of stores and restaurants are almost overwhelming. We had dinner at Huey's and recommend it.

Thank 204CraigS
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Nice river walk both directions Lots of boats docked alongside the riverwalk Lots of restaurants, pubs, local type shops

Thank Julian P
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I enjoyed walking along the riverfront. There were places to sit. The cobblestone is typical of Savannah, and one must be careful walking on it. It is nice to look at the architecture of the buildings. The shops have souvenirs, books, sweets, etc., and the...More

2  Thank pasajera2015
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