The Gingerbread House Savannah, Georgia

The Gingerbread House,currently managed by The Mackey House is a beautiful Venue in the Victorian area of downtown Savannah, Ga, Also known as the Asendorf House, was built in 1899 and is considered one of the most outstanding examples of "Steamboat Gothic gingerbread carpentry" in the US. The house is commonly referred to as the Gingerbread House because of the elaborate gingerbread arches and spindles on the front porch and side balcony. It is one of the most photographed homes in Savannah, and has been featured in many films and publications as well as being visited by celebrities and US Presidents including Wilson Woodruff and Theodore Roosevelt. The Gingerbread House is fortunate to be located in the historic district of Savannah, Ga which was founded in 1733 as the first city in the USA to be laid out by an architect. Savannah has been voted in the top 10 destination wedding locations.

Our venue features Victorian architectural details, elegant chandeliers, Hand carved English Pub bar, a mezzanine overlooking the grand ballroom and 2 floors of elegant rooms. We offer several different packages and multiple enhancements for your Big Day.

The staff at the Gingerbread House can host your wedding ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, Graduation party, Anniversary party, Retirement, and many more here in our beautiful venue. We have preferred caterers who can prepare whatever you can imagine for your perfect event. Whether you choose to have a plated dinner from Prime Rib to Chicken Florentine or you prefer more laid back Southern style buffet of barbecue, Oyster Roast, or Low country boil, stations, we also can offer passed hors d'oeurves with carving station options. So needless to say the options are endless. Here at The Gingerbread House our staff is here to make your event everything you ever dreamed of plus more!

Please contact us for more information. We look forward to working with you.

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Contact Info

1921 bull street • Savannah, GA • 31401

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Venue Details

Capacity (Seated / Cocktail): 120 / 150

Max Number of Simultaneous Events: 1

Outside Catering Permitted (BYO): Yes

Venue Type/Style: Banquet Hall, Mansion, Ballroom, Historical Building

On-Site Cuisine Options: American, Continental, Kosher, Russian, Italian, Asian, Mediterranean, Spanish / Latin, Vegetarian, French, International / Other, Indian, Use Your Own Caterer, Catering on site


Budget Tier: $$

Minimim price for 100 guests: $ 3,500

Site/Rental Fee: $3,000

Prices depend of day of wedding or event and month. Please inquire for exact pricing.

Venue Features

  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bridal Room
  • Buffet Menu Available
  • Fireplace
  • Full Kitchen Access
  • Guest Accomodations
  • Onsite Ceremony
  • Open Sunday
  • Outside Catering Permitted
  • Premium Liquor
  • Prix Fixe Menu Option
  • Tables and Chairs
  • WiFi Access