The Greyfield Inn on Cumberland Island, Georgia
Peter Frank Edwards via Greyfield Inn

The Greyfield Inn on Cumberland Island, Georgia. Photo by Peter Frank Edwards via Greyfield Inn.

Georgia B&Bs and Inns You'll Never Want to Leave

Give in to the unbeatable Southern hospitality and charm of these bed and breakfasts and inns.

From the mountains to the beach, Georgia's inns and bed & breakfast options exude Southern charm. Here are 15 inns in the Peach State whose appeal beckons an immediate reservation.

 
Dillard House Inn

Dillard House Inn

The Dillard House Inn is a charming respite in the Northeast Georgia Mountains with affordable rooms that work for couples or families. Additionally, all the rooms are within walking distance to the restaurant, horse stables, pool and tennis courts. There is also a petting zoo, fully stocked trout pond and more. Pro tip: The restaurant serves some of the best Southern eats in Georgia.

The Farmhouse Inn

The Farmhouse Inn

Madison is home to The Farmhouse Inn, where guests can experience the farm, hiking, water fun and more. The bright colors and fresh experience will mean you never want to go back home. 100 acres of land includes farm animals, hiking trails, free use of canoes and kayaks, and more. 

Glen-Ella Springs Inn

Glen-Ella Springs Inn

For those who love the mountains but don't want to give up life's luxuries, we recommend Glen-Ella Springs Inn & Restaurant, located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Clarkesville. Your stay includes a cozy room, top-notch amenities and a decadent breakfast.

Greyfield Inn

Greyfield Inn

Those visiting Cumberland Island will adore a stay at the historic Greyfield Inn. It was originally built by the Carnegie family for their daughter, and it is now run by their granddaughter. It still holds the original detail and charm, and offers ferry transport, guided wilderness tours, the beauty of Georgia's untouched coast and more. Treat the family to an uncommon vacation at the Greyfield.

Hunter Cattle Company

Hunter Cattle Company

Hunter Cattle Company is more than a cattle farm, allowing guests an unconventional farm stay in the cozy lofts above their authentic Tobacco Barn. The Roost sleeps up to six people, with a sweet deck overlooking the barn full of chickens, goats, pigs and more. Come and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere, or add on a Farm Stay experience and try your hand at helping around the property.

Inn at Serenbe

Inn at Serenbe

South of Atlanta, you'll find an oasis in the countryside - Inn at Serenbe. 27 rooms welcome you, spread over six different buildings. From the Main House to the Lake House, every room comes with afternoon tea, evening sweets and a full country breakfast.

Little St. Simons

Little St. Simons Island

Little St. Simons Island is an eco-friendly, all-inclusive experience that allows only 32 guests at a time to enjoy the peace and serenity of the marshlands and ocean. Stay here for a one-of-a-kind experience with the family. Try fishing, swimming, boating, biking and so much more.

Merry Acres Inn

Merry Acres Inn

Albany is filled with history and worth a weekend, but Merry Acres Inn could be reason enough to visit! The mineral-water pool, true Southern porch, impeccable dining options and adorable rooms will delight couples and families, too.

The Overlook Inn

The Overlook Inn

The Overlook Inn is an ideal escape for exploring Ellijay, especially with its mountain-top views. You'll find rustic, yet elegant rooms (some with jet tubs, private porches and fireplaces) and special touches for guests like local wine and cheese samples on weekends, Saturday night candlelight desserts, and more. All guests also enjoy a three-course homemade breakfast!

Oyster Cast & Blast Inn

The Oyster Cast & Blast Inn

The Oyster Cast & Blast Inn sits right on Blue Ridge's main street, so the mountain town's amazing boutique shopping and delicious eats are only steps away. It sits directly above Oyster Bamboo, masters of custom bamboo fly rods and rod-making classes. 

The Partridge Inn in Augusta, Georgia

Partridge Inn

The Partridge Inn offers a landmark historical experience with modern touches and amenities. It's part of Hilton's Curio collection and dubbed "The Grand Hotel of the Classic South."  Perched on a hill in Augusta's quaint Summerville neighborhood, the inn is only moments from shopping, dining and more. Ask for a room with a balcony, and don't forget your swimsuit.

Paxton Historic House Hotel

The Paxton

Head south to Thomasville for a stay in The Paxton. This restored Victorian mansion beckons with gourmet breakfasts and elegant details. You're only a short walk from Downtown Thomasville's brick-paved streets with boutiques and dining options you'll adore.

Rothschild-Pound House

Rothschild-Pound House

"Old Columbus" hospitality and allure is alive at the luxurious Rothschild-Pound House. Cottages and suites are beautifully decorated, and fireplace and Jacuzzi rooms are available. Breakfast is included in your stay. Ask about the special treats like a rose petal bath, vintage beer basket or a Fun Basket for kids.

Tybee Island Inn

Tybee Island Inn

Tybee Island Inn offers unique coastal charm. It was used in the filming of a few Georgia movies, probably because of its incredible live oaks, large porches and lush tropical gardens. Bonus: You're only a 5-minute walk to the beach.

Published: February 2017
Written by: Lesli Peterson