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The Chicken Coop Bed 'n Breakfast

1030 Athens Rd , Crawford, GA 30630 USA (Show map)
4.8
42 Reviews
$75 - $89
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About

The Chicken Coop, a comfortable cottage with 3 guest rooms and private baths is located on U S Hwy 78 15 miles east of Athens,GA. Guests share a kitchen and living room with cable TV. Wireless internet is accessible. The White Leghorn Room has a queen-size bed and a private porch and a private entrance. The Rhode Island Red room is furnished with lovely period furniture. The Dominique Room has a queen-size bed and a single hide-a-bed sofa. In this suite is a separate sitting area also with a single hide-a-bed sofa, perfect for a family. Grounds contain swings and several seating areas. Chicken and eggs are our breakfast specialty, although other menus could be requested. Historical sites of Oglethorpe County, antique shops, and eateries are nearby. Comfort and hospitality make The Chicken Coop the place to roost. If you are in town for weddings, funerals, concerts, reunions, graduations, sporting events, etc., consider roosting with us. Once you have been to The Chicken Coop, you will want to return. We look forward to have you roost with us. Please feel welcome to read our guest reviews.

Rooms & Rates

Rhode Island Red Room

Period furniture. Wireless internet. Private bath. Deadbolts. Double bed. TV available in living area. Kitchen. Private entrance into the B and B.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double

White Leghorn Room

Queen-size bed. Private porch. Kitchen. Wireless internet. Living room with cable TV. Family-friendly. Private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Double

Dominique Room

Queen bed with 2 hide-a-bed sofas. Perfect for family. Newly installed private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 5
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Double , 1 Twin

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Reviews

Overall
4.8

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  • Guest room4.7
  • Services4.9
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.9
  • Dining4.9

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42 Reviews

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"Home away from home"

5 on December 29, 2013

My husband and I stayed here while we were having flooring put in our entire home. We stayed 4 nights. It was an absolutely refreshing stay in a chaotic time. Our teen children were staying at friends' houses, yet they were welcomed to come visit and stay as long as they wanted. The food was delicious, the accommodations comfortable, and the innkeepers wonderful. Sonja reminded us of both Mary and Martha from the Bible. She paid attention to what is most important (the people) while having a serving heart. She made sure we were the center of her attention when we needed it, but did so in a way that made us feel like more than guests. It was truly as close to "home away from home" as we have ever felt. Thank you very much. Tom and Angela


Restful Getaway

5 on November 23, 2013

Our family planned a weekend getaway to The Washington Family Farm to experience their amazing corn maze and fall festivities! We decided to stay overnight and investigated local bed and breakfast locations. For those who enjoy this type of experience you realize very quickly that most B&B's don't cater to families. The "Chicken Coop" is a rare gem. Sonja & Norman are salt of the earth folks who welcome you as family. The rooms are cozy and classic! Breakfast was "amazing" with a true southern charm! We traveled home with our bellies full and feeling loved. Perfect retreat for families and couples who are looking to slow down. At the "Coop" you can really enjoy the most important things in life...like each other. The Henry Family

Innkeeper Response
Your family was truly a blessing to us. Yes, we do welcome children. Jesus said, "Let the little children come unto me." We feel that we serve a different niche in the B & B industry. The Chicken Coop is not fancy but is filled with the love of Christ that we love to share with those God sends our way. Thank you so much for your kind words. It's God, not we, who makes the difference. Please come back and be sure to tell others about us.


A hidden treasure

5 on October 14, 2013

Went up for UGA football game. Was recommended to stay at the "Chicken Coop." What an awesome place!!!!! We felt at home the moment we walked in. Mrs. Sonja was so kind and went out of her way to make sure everything was great. Food was "out of this world" and there was plenty of it. My wife and I are already discussing when we will be going back. What was funny was that the first night we went out for dinner, and when you would usually say "are you ready to go back to the room" we caught ourselves saying "are you ready to go back home" . I knew then we had found the Hidden Treasure. Stay at the Chicken Coop. You'll be highly satisfied.

Innkeeper Response
We pray always that God will send just the people He wants to be here and that they will feel His peace and His love. Anything that is different about The Coop is because of Him. We thoroughly enjoyed having you as our guests and look forward to many more visits. Thank you again for all your more than kind words. May God be praised and receive the glory and the credit!


UGA/LSU 09/28/13

5 on October 14, 2013

The highlight of our weekend in Athens for the GA/LSU game besides GA winning was staying at the "Chicken Coop B&B". It is a real gem of a place. Mrs. Sonja & Mr. Norman were great host & the breakfast was delicious. The rooms were so comfortable, I felt like I was at home. We already look forward to staying there on our next trip to Athens. Thank you so much for the great "Southern Hospitality".

Innkeeper Response
I feel hurt that we took second place to a GA win over LSU (Ha!Ha!). It was pleasure to have ya'll roost with us for the game. We praise God for His goodness and enablement to serve Him by loving and serving the people He sends our way. We so look forward to having you back, even if you have to invent a "reason" to come. Please tell your acquaintances about us.


UGA Weekend 9/21/13

5 on September 24, 2013

Our family spent the weekend at the Chicken Coop so that our daughter could perform with the majorettes at the UGA game. I have to say the highlight of the weekend was the B&B. The room was Great, The food even Better, as my father would say if you left hungry is was your own fault and the you will not find better hosts. Ms. Sonja and Mr. Norman go out of their way to make sure you are comfortable and feel at home. If you want to know what if feels like to be treated like royalty this is the place to be. I would recommend staying here just to experience that Relaxed, Renewed, Feel Good, Mood you have when you leave. Cyndee Kenney, 7136 Hacklebarney Rd, Blackshear, GA 31516

Innkeeper Response
What a pleasure it was to have your family roost with us! To have you have the time to spend with us and visit was such a treat for us. God is so good and continually amazes me how He constantly pours out His blessings on us in spite of our unworthiness. I'm so glad that He allowed our paths to cross again and hope that there will be other times. Thank you so much for all of your kind words. Anything we have been able to do at The Coop is simply through God's goodness and His enablement. Keep us in mind for future trips and tell others about us.


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Location

Location Type

Lexington, GA, Near The University of Georgia, Small town

Airport

Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield Intl.) 100 miles

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Vineyard, Zoo, Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Sports, Antique shops, History, University of Georgia, Drama, Concerts, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Video Arcade, Water sports

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Ceiling fans, In-room internet, Internet Service, Library, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Sports, Antique shops, History, University of Georgia, Drama, Concerts, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Video Arcade, Water sports

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Policies

  • Check In:: 2 PM
  • Check Out:: 11 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: No
  • Suitable For Children: Crib and pack'n'play available--Single hide-a-beds
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No Doggie B & B nearby

Terms and Conditions

  • Deposit Amount Required: No deposit, but payment must be cash or personal check due at check-in. No credit cards nor debit cards accepted.
  • Cancellations: As a courtesy to the innkeepers, it is requested that cancellations be made as soon as possible.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Norman and Sonja Armour

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

3 Cats , 1 Dog , Pets are outside only Others

About the innkeepers

Entertaining, hunting, fishing, crocheting, cooking, church activities, friends, travel

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Meals

Breakfast

Mostly chicken and eggs at The Chicken Coop

  • Time Served: At request of guests
  • Serving Location: Outside, porch, Dining Room, Guest room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , Continental , Special as requested


Signature Dish

Chicken and eggs at The Chicken Coop
All breakfasts served with coffee and juice: Sample menus: 1.Chicken medallion, biscuits, gravy, sliced tomatoes, eggs, grits 2.Chicken quiche, congealed salad, cottage fries 3.Chicken, eggs burrito served with green peppers, diced tomatoes green onions, cheese, sour cream, salsa, and hash browns 4.Breakfast in a bowl: Grits, chicken nuggets, gravy, eggs, cheese with tomatoes or fresh fruit 5.Chicken and egg sandwich on hamburger bun, tater tots, sliced tomatoes or fresh fruit. 6.Chicken salad sandwich, congealed salad, potato patty (hash browns)


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1030 Athens Rd , Crawford, GA 30630 USA (Show map)

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