Best Bed & Breakfasts In Atlanta

November 30, 2013 7:00 AM

Bed and breakfasts are more than just places to sleep and have a big breakfast. They are offer many advantages to your standard hotel room. Many offer tailored meals to the tastes of their guests. All of them offer at least a few recipes that have been passed down for many generations. Also, most are havens of peace, since they are located in more residential areas than standard hotels. Also, bed and breakfasts sometimes leave you with more than souvenirs. Your host may just end up becoming your friend, thus fueling many more nights in a bed and breakfast that may end up feeling like home. Get that feeling of home with a stay at any of these great Atlanta B&Bs.

Shellmont Inn
821 Piedmont Ave. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 872-9290

The Shellmont Inn is said to give visitors unforgettable experiences. Whether it is from what is inside the walls or just steps away down the tree-lined streets, this bed and breakfast will have you sating wow, why have I not stayed here before. The location is perfection for an Atlanta weekend. Shellmont Inn is within walking distance of some of the best restaurants in town. Luxury lovers will adore the spa tub and Frette linens. Technology lovers will also find all of the updates of home here.

Stonehurst Place 
923 Piedmont Ave. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 881-0722

There is a reason for everyone to choose Stonehurst Place for their next getaway. It is a history lover’s oasis, where visitors can rest their head for the night at a National Register Historic property. An art lover will also find Atlanta’s finest museums and galleries close by. A location that is only four blocks from MARTA will make the entire city easily accessible. The historic mansion used a renovation program that allowed it to be included on the Green Hotel Association listing, so those looking for eco-friendly accommodations will be pleased with Stonehurst Place.

The Social Goat Bed and Breakfast
548 Robinson Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 626-4830

If you are looking for a little country in the city, this Victorian farmhouse bed and breakfast will complete your retreat. The Social Goat Bed and Breakfast is located in Grand Park within walking distance of the Cyclorama and the Atlanta Zoo. Your own little farmyard awaits filled with miniature goats, wild turkeys and free range chickens. Enjoy this little farm while still staying close to the attractions that Atlanta offers.

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Sugar Magnolia B&B
804 Edgewood Ave. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 222-0226

This Inman Park bed and breakfast offers a memorable stay soaked with Southern charm. The friendly innkeepers will create a place for your stay to blossom. This 1892 Queen Anne home has been restored so you can envision yourself as those in the past who walked the halls when it was built while still enjoying some more modern offerings like a business center and free wi-fi.

Urban Oasis Bed and Breakfast
130 A Krog St.
Atlanta, GA 30307
(770) 714-8618

Who says a B&B can’t be modern and hip? In Inman Park, this loft allows guests to explore the city. Nearby, one can find parks, hiking trails, walking sidewalks and biking trails to lead them to many discoveries. With the Atlanta Beltline Trail right outside, one can come and go over and over again – each time returning with new experiences. Refresh your life today with a stay at this urban oasis.

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Ava Roxanne Stritt is a Freelance Travel Writer and the editor of in Atlanta. She has more than 25,000 Twitter followers and additional others on her numerous platforms. Her areas of expertise include spa travel, luxury resorts, North American travel, Caribbean travel and travel in Britain. Her work can be found at

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