Cedar House is the best! A review of Cedar House Inn & Yurts
We just got home from a relaxing and wonderful two-night stay in Dahlonega with Fred and Mary Beth Tanner at the Cedar House Inn and Yurts. We stayed with Fred and Mary Beth two years ago and came back again because of their hospitality. We stayed in the "Chickadee Room," one of two guest rooms in the main house. The room was very cozy and was decorated to mesh nicely with the laid-back mountain theme of the home. While not a large room, the bed is very comfortable, and, very important to us, it is very dark at night. The bathroom is also well-stocked, and there were plenty of towels for the two of us. We really appreciate and support Fred and Mary Beth's commitment to "green living," and that is a big part of the attraction of Cedar House. Not only do they talk the talk, but they also walk the walk. It is refreshing to stay in such an eco-friendly inn, especially in this age of Hummer H2s. The breakfasts were very tasty, and lacto-ovo vegetarian friendly. The coffee is great! One of our favorite aspects of our stay is our morning and evening visits with the innkeepers. Fred and Mary Beth are wonderful folks and wonderful conversationalists. They are both very knowledgeable about Dahlonega and the surrounding area and can give many recommendations for fun things to do and good places to eat. Even though we've only stayed with them twice, we certainly consider them to be friends. If you are looking for an inn in which you can just keep to yourself, you would be able to do so at Cedar House, but you'd be missing out on great conversation. At Cedar House, you definitely are made to feel welcome as soon as you step through the door. We will certainly be making plans to be repeat visitors.