Where To Stay In Dahlonega, Georgia - Updated 2022

places to stay in dahlonega ga

Dahlonega is the county seat of Lumpkin County, Georgia, in the United States. The ‘gold rush city’, as it is referred to is a perfect destination for everyone who is a nature lover. Indulge in the sights and sounds of Dahlonega where both healing and culinary arts pampers the soul and allures. Experience the authentic, awarding-winning, Appalachian Mountains destination of relaxing, educational attractions and fun course. The city boasts its location at the north end of Georgia 400 which connects it to Atlanta and it’s rating as the best place to stay after retirement. Due to its location in the heart of Georgian Mountains, it plays a role of hosting year-round weddings, waterfall, wildlife seekers and renowned world cycling events. Come and enjoy a phenomenal experience in this town. Here is where to stay in Dahlonega, Georgia.


1. The Dahlonega Square Hotel (from USD 140)

Have nothing to do over the weekend? Why don’t you book into The Dahlonega Square Hotel and have a short escape there! Here, you will love the experience at this five-star hotel, from the rooms to its location in the area. Get a warm welcome from the welcoming and friendly staff who are happy to show you the way to your room and serve you while your stay lasts. Your room is air-conditioned and is complete with a private bathroom, a plush queen-size bed, a private and seating area. You will also find a TV cable and a nice study table. You can walk to the downtown area where you will get everything.

The Dahlonega Square Hotel & Villas

Wifi Available

Address: 135 North Chestatee Street
Accommodates: 5

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Facilities for disabled guests

2. The Limelight Inn (from USD 160)

Gorged away in the quaint mountain town of Dahlonega, near the tall pines and gurgling streams of the Chattahoochee National Forest is The Limelight Inn. This three-star hotel welcomes you with the self-service check-in process, pure relaxation and nourishment of the mind. You will fall in love with the spacious clean rooms that are air-conditioned and equipped with free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. The rooms are equipped with a patio overlooking beautiful gardens. You can start your day on the balcony taking in the view of the forest with continental breakfast before getting ready to start the day’s adventures.

The Limelight Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 313 Hwy 52 West
Accommodates: 4

Parking Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services Express check-in/check-out Heating

3. Holiday Inn Express Dahlonega (from USD 104)

Situated at Chestatee Street in Dahlonega, this hotel features modern palatial rooms. You can choose to stay in one of the big clean comfortable rooms equipped with a comfy sofa that allows you to relax as you watch a movie on the TV available in the room. You will also get to enjoy a nice study table as you relax on the chair like it’s your own home office. All the rooms in the hotel feature a private walk-in shower bathroom with over-sized showerhead and fluffy towels neatly arranged. Some rooms are equipped with a hot tub that will ensure maximum relaxation. Also, the hotel has a business centre and vending machines stocked with drinks and snacks. A swimming pool and a fitness centre are some of the shared amenities.

Comfort Inn & Suites

Wifi Available

Address: 835 S Chestatee St
Accommodates: 4

Parking 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Business centre Facilities for disabled guests Free parking

4. Days Inn by Wyndham Dahlonega (from USD 77)

Witness wonderful sunrise in this hotel that showcases an uninterrupted and majestic view of Dahlonega. Located in a quiet serene environment in the streets of south Chestatee, this hotel welcomes guests from all over the world who want to savour this beautiful town of Dahlonega. The rooms are well-appointed and spacious in nature. Each room comes with a comfortable bed, free Wi-Fi and TV cable. A microwave and a refrigerator are also available in the room. Visitors are served with American breakfast every morning before they start their day’s activities. An outdoor swimming pool is among the shared amenities in this hotel. Guest will get to enjoy the beautiful view of the Blue Ridge Mountain from the comfort of their rooms.

Days Inn by Wyndham Dahlonega

Wifi Available

Address: 833 South Chestatee Street
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant 24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing

5. Quality Inn Dahlonega Near University (from USD 79)

This hotel features an outdoor seasonal swimming pool which makes it a perfect destination for a weekend escape. It also features high-speed internet in all rooms, an onsite business centre and free local calls. The rooms in the hotel are well equipped with modern equipment that consists of a queen-sized cosy bed, a microwave, a refrigerator, iron box and an iron board. Marvel at the beautiful surroundings from the patio that attached to the hotel’s rooms as you sip some tea. Fishing, horseback riding, hiking along the Appalachian trail, etc., are some of the activities you might do while staying at this hotel. Don’t forget to visit Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site.

Quality Inn Dahlonega Near University

Wifi Available

Address: 619 North Grove Street
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Free parking Internet services


6. Forrest Hills Mountain Resort and Conference Center (from USD 159)

Sitting in a serene environment, this hotel makes an awesome place to stay for those expecting to have a pleasant staycation in Dahlonega. Featuring a modern rustic interior design, this lovely hotel has a spacious, cosy bedroom, an ensuite bathroom with a bathtub and a flat-screen TV. Your room is also equipped with a balcony that is useful when marvelling at the beautiful sights of the mountains. Guests here can engage in various activities which include horseback riding, playing volleyball, basketball and swimming. Drive to Amicalola Falls State Park which is 10.5km (6.52miles) and have some good time there.

Forrest Hills Mountain Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 135 Forrest Hills Road
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms


7. The Cane Patch (from USD 123)

This fully furnished home welcomes you to a beautiful experience in Dahlonega. The home sits in a quiet and friendly environment which is just a stones-throw away from downtown Dahlonega. The home accommodates up to four guests with a sleeping arrangement of one bedroom with three beds and a bathroom. The apartment has a well-furnished kitchen equipped with some few utensils, a refrigerator and a Keurig with a variety of coffees and tea. The surrounding area offers great road biking opportunities, kayaking and hiking. Walk to the University of North Georgia which is 15 minutes away, visit one of the several wineries in the area or enjoy trout fishing on the local streams.

The Cane Patch
Dahlonega, Georgia, United States
167 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
only one suggestion: i hope they purchase a mattress pad for the sofa bed
my husband and i could both comfortably fit on the sofa bed and we slept well
while staying here you can expect a very clean and roomy apartment with lots of extra amenities
lots of thoughtful touches and very comfortable
it was very clean and comfortable
the space was very clean and cozy with small town charm
we loved the clean convenient apartment
the space was very clean and had everything you could ask for
the place was very clean and stocked with extras
owners are delightful
ross and evelyn were wonderful hosts
ross was an excellent host
ross and evelyn were great hosts
ross and evelyn were amazing hosts
great location; very close to downtown dahlonega
great location walking distance to restaurants
perfect location for a short drive to the at and walking distance to downtown dahlonega
the location is super convenient - within walking distance to the town
great spot walking distance to downtown
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8. Well-appointed apartment for six (from USD 129)

Satisfaction is all that a tourist requires when in a vacation. This home, nestled in the Northern Georgia Mountains features two beautifully designed bedrooms equipped with nice comfy beds that can host large groups of guests. The apartment fully equipped bathroom, a washing machine, a TV, furnished living room along with family-friendly games. The backyard is spacious and has a fire pit with chairs.

Dahlonega, Georgia, United States
128 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the large bunk room and amenities were much appreciated and very helpful to us
it was also nice to have wifi and a great variety of tv channels
our 5 year old loved the bunk bed with the “starry sky” above him
fresh flowers on the table a very thoughtful host
not to mention the laundry room and bathroom came with all the essentials & comforts of home
the space is clean and comfortable
this place is clean simple and accessible
very private clean and comfy
nice and clean and great breakfast snacks
clean and convenient to dahlonega and local attractions
nichole was the best host ever
she is a very kind woman
she is extremely responsive
nichole was super friendly and extremely prompt at answering any questions and requests
hosts are excellent and eager to make sure you have what you need when you need it
nice place close to downtown
great location in the mountains
location to downtown was ideal (5-10 minutes)
the location is perfect if you want to be close to the village but without any noise
nichole’s place is a wonderful location for a family get away
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9. Quaint farm studio for four (from USD 110)

Enjoy the breath-taking views of the mountain from your cosy home away from home as you get entertained by the few animals present on the property. This apartment features three beds and it can sleep up to four guests. Enjoy warm romantic nights in the garage that has a private built-in fire pit as well as a porch with a sitting area on the side. Other amenities are some chairs for you to enjoy views of the surrounding from the shared back porch.

Quaint Mountain Horse Farm Studio Apartment. #076
Dahlonega, Georgia, United States
59 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy place and loved to see all the animals on the property
we all appreciated the cleanliness and overall accommodations
the apartment was quiet clean private and very comfortable
studio apartment was great the apartment was clean and nicely decorated
clean tasteful and all the accommodations anyone could need
the space itself was very clean and there are so many nice little touches
our host was wonderfully responsive
the hosts are friendly and quick to respond
great space and lovely host
lori and geoff are excellent host
geoff was kind to spend time with us introducing the animals
nice location and paved driveway
cute and cozy cottage great location close to most everything
everything we did was within a 15-minute-drive from the studio apartment so it's an excellent location
a beautiful apartment with everything you need in a very quiet beautiful and peaceful location
it was easy to find and close to dahlanega hiking and wineries
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10. Birchwood Lake Estate

Located just off Ridley Road in Dahlonega, this mountain estate home closes our list of top places to stay in this city. Positioned in a serene, tranquil environment in the middle of trees, the home boasts its own lake. The rental offers upscale accommodation in a very convenient location less than eight minutes from Dahlonega square. It can accommodate up to seven guests and it has three well-furnished modern bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. The apartment also has a balcony that is shared among the rooms and outside patio with seating that allows guests to calmly meditate or enjoy a cup of coffee with a novel at hand.

Birchwood Lake Estate
Dahlonega, Georgia, United States
7 reviews
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the linens were exceptional and the beds are incredibly comfortable
barbara is a great host
very communicative and welcoming
this place is perfect for a family to stay at for a wedding in the area
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Amazing Dahlonega

This city has a lot to pour to its visitors. It boasts breath-taking views of the mountains and several waterfalls not forgetting the locals with warm accommodating hearts. There are so many fun activities to engage in that your stay will be worthwhile. Check out any of the above places to stay and choose one that matches your preferences.

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