Celebrating July 4th In North Georgia Mountains

Of all the holidays we celebrate, July 4th is the quintessential small town affair. Parades, picnics, games, and good down-home food all conspire to make it a fun day of celebration. So this year, we suggest you pack your bags and head up to the North Georgia Mountains—with a stay at Lucille’s of course! The highlight of any July 4th celebration is the fireworks and our location is perfect—on a clear night you can see four or five fireworks displays right from our deck! If you wish a closer-up view, drive into Helen for its annual fireworks. Best location for … Continue reading

Enjoy A Pre-Summer Spa Day At North Georgia Mountain Inn

Summer officially begins on Thursday, June 21, so make sure you’re ready with a smooth, soft, relaxed and refreshed body, from the tip of your nose down to your toes. Book a Spa Day at The Spa at Lucille’s and take advantage of our range of professional services. Located adjacent to the Inn, The Spa provides a soothing setting and range of spa options that can refresh and re-energize your skin and body. Choose from massages, facials, wraps, and other skin treatments; or book one of our special spa packages. Following are a few of our popular services. Hydrating, Purifying, … Continue reading

Take a Tasty Tour Of The North Georgia Farm Trail

Lucille’s Mountaintop Inn & Spa is surrounded by counties that are known for their wonderful farmland, orchards, wineries, and breweries. Joining together, these communities and businesses form the North Georgia Farm Trail, and foodie guests will find lots to love taking a circle tour. While the main focus of the trail is homegrown foods, any trek will also uncover a range of natural attractions, historic sites, and local artisans. You can tour farms, then savor farm-to-table dining at one of the town’s notable restaurants. Shop a local farmers market or stop by an orchard to pick your own peaches or … Continue reading

Gooey Butter Cookies A Hit At North Georgia B&B

These cookies are so ridiculously good that we have to keep our staff from sneaking them all before guests get a chance to enjoy them! We owe Innkeeper Lydia a big thank you for this super-easy and scrumptious recipe. Gooey Butter Cookies Makes 2 dozen Ingredients 1 box yellow cake mix ½ cup butter ½ tsp. vanilla extract 1 8 oz. package of cream cheese, softened 1 egg powdered sugar Beat butter, vanilla, egg, and cream cheese in a large bowl with electric mixer until fluffy. Add cake mix and blend thoroughly. Cover bowl and chill batter for 10-15 minutes … Continue reading