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Holly Court Inn
Bed and Breakfast

Washington, Georgia

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Washington, Georgia, the county seat of Wilkes County, was named in honor of President George Washington.  The town was incorporated in 1780 and is as rich in history as it is antebellum homes.

Within the city limits are 2 national landmarks, four national register districts and fourteen properties individually listed on the national historic register.

One of the loveliest of these properties is the Holly Court Inn. The home is actually two combined plainstyle Federal period houses that date from the 1830's that have been lovingly restored by the innkeepers. Situated on two lanscaped acres, located just two blocks from the charming town square it is well known as the home where Mrs. Jefferson Davis awaited her husband during his flight south after the fall of Richmond.

History and luxury, a wonderful combination.

The second floor accommodations include 2 beautifully appointed guest rooms and 2 grand suites with period fireplaces and large, charming bathrooms.  There is also a formal dining room and parlor, and an upstairs veranda, garden and patio where guests can relax outside

The Holly Court Inn has been decorated with period antiques, all the better to immerse yourself in the flavor of the times. All of the rooms have modern amenities and guests are treated every morning to a delicious full course breakfast.

After a full day of history and exploration come back to the comforts of the Holly Court Inn and enjoy a glass of sherry in the parlor, or sit back on the veranda and listen to the crickets as you bask in the evening twilight, feeling the imprint of days gone by. Washington, Georgia, where the past greets the future in the timeless elegance of the Holly Court Inn.

Take advantage of the large front porch and upstairs veranada for lounging and watching the town pass by.

Explore the lanscaped grounds and gardens.

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Weddings at The Holly Court Inn

Holly Court Inn is an ideal location for your next event. On the National Register of Historic Places, Holly Court Inn stands majestically on two landscaped acres amid the holly trees from which it gets it's name. Steeped in history its grand ante-bellum architecture provides a romantic and memorable setting for weddings and special occasions.

Recently restored and converted for use as a bed and breakfast Holly Court has been upgraded with the full spectrum of modern necessities and remodeled to rekindle its historic ambience.

The sweeping front porch, patio and gardens offer a variety of spacious outdoor settings to accommodate large and intimate gatherings. The main floor common areas are ideal for receptions and private parties and can be used in total or
separately to suit the occasion. Areas include a large formal parlor, library and dinning room with an adjoining drawing room leading out to the shaded stone patio on the south side of the Inn.

In addition to the use of the house and grounds, Holly Court Inn bed and breakfast offers accommodations packages for family and friends of the bridal party or in the case of business conferences, out of town staff.

Please contact us for a personal tour of the Inn and to discuss specific costs suited to your event.

Area Attractions

Washington offers everything for the vacationing traveler. The town is rich in local history and the town square provides a variety of intersting shops and fine restaurants. Antiquing in Washington and the surrounding towns will please any enthusiast and there are a number of large state parks that offer the full range of outdoor recreation.

Centrally located between Athens and Augusta you are just an hour away from the arts and entertainment resources of these renowned metropolitan cities.

  • Local History

  • Washington Town Square

  • Antiquing

  • Outdoor Recreation

Historic home located in the historic district two blocks from the town square of Washington, Georgia.

Holly Court Inn
Bed and Breakfast

301 South Alexander Avenue
Washington, Georgia 30673
(706) 678-3982
(866) 465-5928

Fax: (706) 658-3983
Email: info@hollycourtinn.com
Homepage: www.hollycourtinn.com
Innkeepers: Phil & Margaret Rothman

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