DAHLONEGA, GEORGIA PROPERTY EST. 1899 In quaint Dahlonega, Georgia, The Smith House has maintained its tradition of old-fashioned hospitality since 1899, when the house was built on a vein of gold. A comfortable and accommodating country inn, it offers modern luxuries and timeless relaxation, as well as home-cooked country fare in the family-style dining room. The historic hotel is just steps from downtown’s Dahlonega Square, which features crafts, jewelry shops, hand-blown glass, and pottery studios. Guests may tour a fully operational gold mine nearby or spend the day rafting, canoeing, and hiking. Evenings are well spent in one of the comfortable rocking chairs on The Smith House’s gracious front porch. In 1899, the area’s richest gold vein was discovered on the property. The original gold mine shaft is still on display. CONVERTED HOTEL CHARMING SERVICE TRADITIONAL DÉCOR VICTORIAN AMENITIES 21 beautifully decorated guestrooms and suites. Each with custom bedding and synthetic down comforters, flat-screen TV, complimentary wireless Internet access, inroom coffee service, and bottled spring water. Outdoor Smith House Gardens venue on-site. Steps away from quaint boutiques, art studios, and museum of local history. Signature Jack Nicklaus golf course, winery tours, horseback riding, hiking, and waterfalls nearby. DINING The Smith House Restaurant has been serving family-style meals for generations. Guests enter the dining room through a historic gold mine shaft before they dine together in boarding house-style in a relaxed and casual atmosphere. Menu items include golden fried chicken, honey-baked ham, fresh vegetables, and homemade breads and desserts. LOCATION Just one block south of Dahlonega’s historic downtown public square on South Chestatee Street. The Smith House is only a 20-minute drive to the southern terminus point of the Appalachian Trail at Amicolola Falls State Park and 60 minutes north of Atlanta via GA-400. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int’l Airport: 75 miles, 90 minutes. 84 South Chestatee Street Dahlonega, GA 30533 T 706.867.7000
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