Empress of
the South

Empress of the South, Savannah

A Savannah staple since 1890, The DeSoto was once known as the “Empress of the South” due to its unmatched ability to host presidents, celebrities, local personalities, and visitors alike in a style imbued with unmistakable Southern charm and unforgettable luxury.

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Floridian flavor

The Spaniard, Hotel Alba’s signature restaurant, offers guests and locals alike creative food and drink menus heavily influenced by fresh Florida fare and authentic Tampa flavors. Available for private events, The Spaniard features indoor/outdoor seating, a poolside bar, and Instagram-worthy modern decor with historic touches.

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