Glen-Ella Springs Inn
In the Blue Ridge Mountains of North
Georgia Bed and Breakfast Inn and Wedding Venue
This historic North Georgia bed and breakfast sits in the picturesque Georgia Mountains. Glen-Ella Springs Inn is just 90 miles north of Atlanta. It is centrally located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains between Tallulah Falls and Clarkesville, GA. Over a century old, our historic bed and breakfast offers the perfect atmosphere for a romantic getaway, a gathering of family and friends, a corporate retreat, or a North Georgia destination wedding venue. It’s also one of the finest dining experiences in North Georgia near Helen and Blue Ridge.
Glen-Ella Springs Inn is a haven that guests often return to again and again – a tribute to the sincere dedication of providing both Inn and restaurant guests with the very best experience on each and every visit.
16 rooms with 4 different room types. All are beautifully appointed and individual in color scheme and offering all modern bed and breakfast amenities.
From Atlanta — 90 Miles
Take I-85 North to I-985 to Gainesville, which is Exit 113 on I-85. After Gainesville, this will become GA 365, then US 441. Travel north past exits to Cornelia and Clarkesville. At the interchange where Hwy 365 turns toward Toccoa, continue north approximately another 7 miles on US 441 toward Tallulah Falls and Clayton. *At mile marker 18, turn left on Travis Smith Rd., go one block, then turn right onto Old Historic 441. Take the first left onto the Orchard Road (there is a large directional sign for the Orchard Country Club & Community). Go approximately 1½ miles to the second paved road and turn right onto Bear Gap Road. Glen-Ella Springs Inn is located 1½ miles down Bear Gap Rd. Bear Gap Road will turn into gravel about halfway down, but continue on for approximately another ½ to ¾ mile. The Inn is on the left.
From GA 400 — Follow GA 400 until it ends, then continue on Hwy 115 through Cleveland to Clarkesville. Stay on Hwy 115 until it comes to a dead end in downtown Clarkesville. Turn left onto Historic Old 441 and follow directions below from Clarkesville.
From Greenville, SC — From I-85 take Exit 173, GA Hwy 17 North toward Toccoa (Appalachian Foothills Highway). Go 12.2 miles and turn left following Hwy 17 for approximately 12 more miles until it intersects with US 23 and 441. Turn right on US 441 north and follow the directions after the asterisk (*) from Atlanta above.
From Clayton — take US 441 south through Tallulah Gorge State Park. Turn right on Old Historic 441, 2 miles south of the Tallulah Gorge Bridge (do not take any earlier turns marked Old 441; they will not work). Follow Historic 441 for approximately 2 miles and turn right onto the Orchard Road. Go 1½ miles and turn right onto Bear Gap Road. The Inn is located approximately 1½ miles down Bear Gap Road.
From Clarkesville – Take Old Historic 441 North for 8½ miles to Orchard Rd. Turn left and then take the second paved road to the right (Bear Gap Road). The Inn is located approximately 1½ miles down Bear Gap Road.