Inn at Ellis Square is the home base for the Gullah Voices Workshop and residence for NEH Summer Scholars. Known as the Grand Lady on Bay Street this historic hotel is centrally located near River Street, City Market and other local attractions. Workshop sessions will take place in the lovely Magnolia Room with large windows, high ceilings, brick walls and ample room for activities.
Regardless of their home location, those selected are strongly encouraged to reside with the group at the Inn. Rooms for the duration of the workshop (Sunday-Friday) are $99.00+ tax per night with either one king or two double beds, a work area, coffee maker and private bathroom.A limited number of suites that include sitting rooms with sofa beds, refrigerators and microwaves, are available at $119.00 + tax per night.
Guests will enjoy a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast in the Marketplace Breakfast Room. The Inn also has a pool and fitness center. Free wireless Internet service is available throughout the hotel. Parking is available at $13.00 per day. There are numerous moderately priced restaurants and coffee shops within walking distance of the hotel.
Rooms are available at the stated rate for two days before and after each workshop. Deadline for Group Rates is Thursday June 6, 2013.
For more information see: Inn at Ellis Square