For a memorable stay that is as unique as the area, try staying at a smaller space like a Bed & Breakfast. Generally these will include a warm breakfast with the owner and other guests, and the service will be much more personalized that a visit to a chain hotel. Some places also offer complimentary hors d’oeurves in the evening.

Pro Tip: be sure to mention any dietary restrictions when booking to give the hosts enough time to accomodate your requests.

Typical Breakfast Food and Drink Options at Bed and Breakfasts
Typical Breakfast Food and Drink Options at Bed and Breakfasts

Traditional Bed & Breakfasts in the Georgia Mountains

These locations offer everything you’d expect at a typical bed and breakfast, plus some of them have unique extras to make sure your trip is truly special.

Bed & Breakfasts in Blue Ridge, GA

Bed & Breakfasts in Hiawassee, GA

Bed & Breakfasts in Ellijay, GA

  • The Overlook Inn
    • Includes a 3-course homemade breakfast, coffee, tea and assorted beverages PLUS also includes homemade goodies each afternoon@
    • Additionally there is a wine & cheese hour on weekends and a candlelight dessert each Saturday night!
    • Located halfway between Ellijay and Chatsworth (2 miles from Fort Mountain State Park)
    • 9440 Hwy 52, Chatsworth, Georgia

Owner Rentals / BnBs in the Georgia Mountains

These companies pair renters with owners who have extra space available to rent on a short-term basis. Be sure to thoroughly read all the terms of these rentals — you may have as much as an entire house to yourself or as little as a spare sofabed!

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What types of lodging do you find to add the most to your trip?