Lily Creek Lodge

2608 Auraria Road , Dahlonega, GA 30533 USA (Show map)
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Lily Creek Lodge, Dahlonega, Georgia, is a European style bed & breakfast located in the heart of North Georgia wine country. Lily Creek’s simple Alpine chalet exterior and natural woodland landscape belie the quiet sophistication of the eclectic interior. Luxurious linens and feather duvets, handcarved and master-crafted European antique furniture, and an art collection from around the world (including Icart, Dali, Picasso, Majolica from Italy, Carrera marble statue, nineteenth century French bisque, Moser crystal, oils and watercolors from exceptional local artists) are just inside the Hobbit-like front door. Enter using the sixteenth century hardware rescued from a ship, sunken for centuries off the coast of Florida, and be greeted by the gracious and friendly owner, Sharon, and staff. The owner and staff are dedicated to providing an uncommon, romantic and relaxing getaway in the Georgia mountains.



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  • Guest room3.8
  • Service4.5
  • Value4.0
  • Cleanliness4.3
  • Onsite Dining4.4

We loved it!

4.4 on September 08, 2017

It was a lovely stay. We had a fabulous time!! Cannot wait to go back!

Innkeeper Response
Thank you! Try us in the Springtime. It's really special in the mountains with the wildflowers blooming and the leaves not yet filled in. Have a great New Year!

- Sharon (innkeeper)

beautiful hidden gem in the woods

5 on May 21, 2017

This bed and breakfast has all the details that you expect at a B&B. Quiet, restful and beautiful grounds to walk around. The breakfast was wonderful and our host Sharon was very accommodating with our special needs. We will stay here again if the opportunity arises.

Innkeeper Response
I hope you get to visit our area again soon. Happy Holidays!

- Sharon (innkeeper)

Nice escape

5 on April 27, 2017

Was up for Bear on the Square. Proximity to Dahlonega was perfect. No cell service was a plus in my book-they really should market that as a perk! There is wifi if you absolutely cannot survive without being connected. Beautiful grounds, breakfast was delicious, the owner and the young lady that checked us in were very pleasant.

Wonderful getaway!

5 on March 20, 2017

My wife and I stayed at this wonderful bed and breakfast to celebrate her 40th birthday and had a wonderful time. The place was incredibly warm and cozy, and in close proximity to some amazing wineries. We look forward to returning.

Perfect for a romantic getaway!

4.0 on March 08, 2017

My wife and I stayed at Lily Creek to celebrate her 40th birthday, and to tour some of the local vineyards. We had a spectacular time and look forward to returning.

Family wedding held local and LCL was our headquarters

4.6 on December 03, 2016

Sharon and her team of enthusiastic, welcoming folks made for a wonderful experience. My nephew was married a couple of miles away at The Juliette Chapel. Those of us (15+) that came from Florida, all stayed at Lily Creek Lodge. My family and I were able to spend all of our time enjoying each other's company on the beautiful property since Sharon was feeding us such amazing, delicious, homemade breakfasts. Where else could we all have sat by a fireplace and had coffee and no one had to clean up (except the staff at LCL?). We will be back. My adult nieces and nephews and their spouses that came from NC for the wedding, are STILL talking about how wonderful the LCL experience was. I HIGHLY recommend the lodge.

Innkeeper Response
We love having families celebrating each other and their special events. It makes "work" easy and fun to be around happy people Thank you! and Happy Holidays

- Sharon (innkeeper)

Spur of the moment

3.4 on November 18, 2016

This is a very nice out of the way place to relax. Its close enough to town but far away enough to be quiet. Beautiful drive that ends at a wonderful place to relax and unwind. I had the pleasure of staying in the Montana Room. Careful when you get close to the windows if you're tall... Can't wait to go back!

Nice place to stay

4.4 on November 04, 2016

My husband became sick the 2nd day of our stay. The innkeeper was very nice in offering to okay a refund from B & B. Can't say enough about the staff. Breakfast was delicious. I only wish we could have stayed longer.

Great Location

4.4 on October 26, 2016

Nice place to stay! Beautiful location and is central to all kinds of activities. Canoeing, hiking, wineries, shopping and dining. The owner And staff are very nice and attentive.

Heavenly Weekend

5 on September 28, 2016

My husband and I came up for an event in Dahlonega. Lily Creek Lodge for exceeded our expectations! Ms. Sharon and her staff made us feel like we were spending the weekend with family! The food was amazing! The grounds and rooms were spectacular! We cannot wait to go back and have already recommended the place to several people¿¿¿¿¿¿

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Rooms & Rates

Tango Suite

1st floor suite (approx 500 s.f.) our largest and most luxurious with electric fireplace & patio/garden. The suite is furnished in the style of an Argentine estate. King bed with elegant old fashioned white bedspread, antique dressing table and chest of carved and inlaid woods in the bedroom. Large separate living room and dining area. Jacuzzi tub and large walk in shower. DVD player, and wireless internet

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $200 - $225

Morocco Suite

Third floor loft suite with A-frame ceiling and small private balcony (landing - no room for furniture) See entry door at top of the Lodge in the photo above. Suite furnishings include comfortable king bed, desk, Moroccan lamps, Eqyptian glass table and a sand-colored comforter. A Moroccan prince's art collections of Africa fill this desert oasis. TV with DVD, wireless internet. Large walk in Shower. Refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker

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

Nightly Rate: $159 - $169

Geisha Suite

Third floor loft suite with private furnished balcony and A-frame ceiling furnished in an Oriental theme. The private balcony (view over the treetops toward the mountains) is furnished with table and chairs. Black lacquer queen bed with celadon green duvet cover, lavendar sheets, and a lovely Chinese screen and fan. There's a sitting area with two black lacquer (hand painted insets) arm chairs and an incredible stained glass "Geisha" lightbox. Refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker. Large walk in shower. DVD and wireless internet

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

Nightly Rate: $170 - $180

Venezia Suite

Venice, in the days of Marco Polo, courtesans and Empire. The queen bed is dressed in taupe brocade and cream chiffon. Antique dresser hung with jewels. Relax in the separate sitting room highlighted with Chinese red lacquer cabinets and white upholstered French sofa lit by floor-to-ceiling brass torchieres. Dorm refrigerator and microwave. Small walk in shower. TV with DVD, free wireless internet.

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

Nightly Rate: $149 - $159

Moonglow Suite

Queen bed with tapestry duvet cover and satin trimmings. Named from a song by Cole Porter, this suite evokes images of Hollywood starlets. The separate sitting room has a white upholstered fainting sofa, a mahogany courting bench, a cherry lady's desk and a turquoise oriental carpet. Erte prints complete the set. Walk in shower. TV with DVD player and wireless internet.

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

Nightly Rate: $160 - $170


La Traviata ~ Northern Italian Country room. Light oak and sculpted iron queen bed. Antique white wicker writing table and chair, white wicker rocking chair. Small Walk In Shower. Rose red satin brocade duvet cover. Tiffany-style lamp and bust of Verdi. Small walk in shower. DVD player and free wireless internet

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

Nightly Rate: $149 - $159

Montana Suite

Rocky Mountain theme with queen white oak log bed, antique birdseye maple chest & quilted comforter. Sitting room with two smaller than single sofa beds (suitable for small persons) upholstered in a forest print, a Mission-style writing table and watercolors by Anne MacDougall. Small walk in shower. DVD player. Free wi-fi, Maximum Occupancy: 3.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $159 - $169

Rheingold Suite

Rheingold is German for Gold in the River Rhine Royal, German motif fashioned after the fantasies of King Ludwig of Bavaria. Ornate brass, queen bed with black and gold duvet cover and black draperies. Sitting room with antique French curved desk of inlaid wood, pale blue velvet upholstered French sofa with swan arms and original Bavarian art. Small walk in shower. Free wireless internet.

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

Nightly Rate: $149 - $159

Left Bank

Bohemian French room with Picasso after-print from his Blue Period. Antique brass queen bed, dusky blue velvet duvet cover, blue striped upholstered side chair and a French lady's writing table.Small walk in shower. DVD. Free wireless internet

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

Nightly Rate: $149 - $159

Down Under

Late 1800's British Colonial décor with uniquely Australian and New Zealand accents. Designs for this guestroom were completed after returning from a trip Down Under. Decorated with British, Maori and Aboriginal art and a few accents from the Kangaroo Conservation Center. Gray wrought iron queen bed, marbled greenSmall walk in shower. DVD player and free wireless internet

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

Nightly Rate: $139 - $149


A Greek isle theme in a corner room, with lots of windows. White washed oak queen bed, cream and gold striped comforter, cream and gold striped curtains, Bentwood rocking chair and antique dresser. Original Greek art. Adjacent to large deck overlooking the woods. Small walk in shower. DVD player and free wireless internet.

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

Nightly Rate: $149 - $159

Secret Garden

British Victorian styledecor with beautiful mahogany dresser, upholstered sleigh chair and etched glass globe lamps and botanical art. Cream, pale yellow and dark blue duvet cover on a king bed. Corner room with lots of windows looking over the treehouse. Small walk in shower, DVD player and free wireless.

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

Nightly Rate: $159 - $169


An interpretation. Sleep on iceberg an in a luxurious beveled mirror king bed. The other colors of Antarctica, grays and blues, soften the white and glass of the bed. A collection of framed photographs of the seventh continent traveled, plus a vial of Antarctic molten ice (over 2000 years old) will help you feel you're there. Small walk in shower, DVD player and free wireless internet.

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

Nightly Rate: $149 - $159

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Location Type

Secluded, Rivers & Lake, Historic Town, Countryside, Mountains, Small town, Village, Wine country


Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield Intl.) 75 miles

Directions to property:

From Atlanta, go North on S.R. 400 North to State Road 136; turn left at S.R. 136; then immediate right onto Auraria Road. North approx 9 miles on Auraria. Entrance (and sign) on left.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Funky Chicken Art Project, Holly Theater Performing Arts, Festivals, Kangaroo Conservation Center, Appalachian Trail, Gold Mining and Tours, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, CD player, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Piano, Radio, Telephone, Videos, Wedding Facilities, Wet bar, Wired internet , fiber optic internet (12 mbps up/down), windows that can be opened, covered pavillion, swimming pool with waterfall, gazebo, treehouse dining

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Microwave, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, woodland paths, winetasting, Telescope, winery tours, Bocce, Outdoor Hot tub, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool, Tennis courts, Video Arcade, Water sports, Whitewater Rafting

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  • Check In:: 3 pm
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Limited Children should be supervised by parents at all times.
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: except on Holidays, Special Events and October weekends
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Call for details.
  • Cancellations: 72 hour cancellation notice; except two weeks advance for special events, holidays and weekends Sept 15 to Nov 15. Cancellation of group reservations vary per agreement.
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Sharon Bacek

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About the innkeepers

Sharon was in property management and sales for twenty years and really enjoys managing her own property now, in addition to planning menus, baking, gardening and creating an old world "salon" atmosphere in the mountains of North Georgia.

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  • Time Served: 8:30 - 10:30 am
  • Serving Location: Treehouse or Gazebo, Deck, Dining Room, Guest room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian

Signature Dish

Banana Blueberry Bread
In the summer, this is made from berries grown outside the kitchen door.

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Special Package

Romance Packages

"You're the Top" Wine Lover's Package Three days, two nights in the spacious Tango, a luxury two room suite with patio, Jacuzzi, shower, satellite tv, wifi, electric fireplace and refrigerator. A full gourmet breakfast each morning. Two tickets for a wine tasting at a select North Georgia Winery, a delicious stack of gold bars (fine Paul Thomas chocolates) and a dozen roses. Price: $525.00 plus tax per couple

Valentine's Day Specials

Sweetheart Surprise!! A delicious stack of gold bars from Paul Thomas Fine Chocolates or a box of fudge from the Dahlonega Fudge Factory and a long stem rose nicely presented in a bud vase plus a two night stay in a charming, romantic queen guestroom for just $340 plus tax.

Ongoing Discount

The "No Breakfast" Special. Want to sleep in? or have to get up and out early??? Take $20 off your room rate. Must tell us when you make reservation and reservation needs to be made direct with Lily Creek office 706 864 6848 or

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