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Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 29 August 2013

There are not enough STARS on trip advisor and not enough space to relay how wonderful Ashford Manor is! I love staying here and do so every time I come to Athens. It is truly a 'hidden' or not so 'hidden' gem tucked right outside the famed, Athens, GA. From the lovely grounds, to the best breakfast around to the...

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Reviewed 7 August 2013

Like other reviewers, I am a bit ambivalent about praising yet again as all other have praised Ashford Manor. I want very much for it to continue to be a successful as possible and as it deserves and yet...I always want to be able to stay there when I'm through Athens. The house and large, gardened grounds are just lovely....

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 1 August 2013

In June I spent a weekend at Ashford Manor while also attending a wedding at their site. What a treat it was to relax in such an interesting and comfortable home. The accommodations were terrific, including the friendliness of the staff, the special breakfasts, and the lovely gardens and outside spaces. The weekend was perfect! Lana D

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 14 July 2013

I had the good fortune to stay at Ashford Manor Bed and Breakfast while attending a wedding in June. As a wedding site, the grounds could not have been more perfect and created a beautiful backdrop for the ceremony and the pictures that will bring smiles at each and every look. The day before the wedding and the one after...

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Arnoldsville, Georgia
Reviewed 3 July 2013

My wife and I spent our wedding night here a decade or so ago, before continuing on a short wedding trip; we had such a wonderful experience we've returned on our anniversary every year, and stayed once or twice in between anniversaries each year as well. So it was a special delight to learn that ASHFORD MANOR was the first...

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Gracious, charming, beautiful! Our stay at Ashford Manor and the wedding of our son and daughter-in-law there were wonderful. Our rooms were lovely, breakfasts were fabulous, the grounds are so nice. It was the perfect setting for the wedding of our son and daughter-in-law. We have only superlatives! Alan and Sandy Paige

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Athens, Georgia
Reviewed 26 June 2013

If you love gardens and older homes, Ashford Manor is definitely the place to go! Extremely charming we loved our stay at the Cottage Hideaway Suite! The attention to detail in decor was charming, and the room was clean and tidy. Their grounds are beautiful to stroll through, with lovely sculptures, and beautiful flowers! Across the street you have plenty...

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We spent two lovely days and nights at the Ashford Manor Bed and Breakfast in Watkinsville, GA. We enjoyed the Cottage Gallery immensely with its unusual collection of artwork and bric-a-brac. The bed was incredibly comfortable and the rooms large enough for our friends whom we were visiting to come by. When in Middle Georgia, do yourself a favor and...

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Edmonton
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Not only is the manor itself gorgeous and full of character, but the owners were wonderful people who helped me out of a bind when I needed to get into Athens and realized that there was no local taxi service. They were so kind and full of good advice, and they helped me to get where I needed to go....

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Dave S, Owner at Ashford Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, and reflections on our service. There is no cab company in our little town (9 miles south of Athens). The cab service in Athens is often an option for our visitors, but subject to availability, time-frame and sometimes cost. For our 16 years we have developed several creative means of overcoming this little inconvenience,...

Watkinsville, Georgia
Reviewed 18 June 2013

What a great place. Enjoyed meeting new friends on the huge front porch. Stopped for complementary wine in the beautiful 19th century parlor on the way to our room. Its theme was Asian and was really well appointed. We liked the mix of new amneities with original objects like the claw foot tub and sink fixtures. It was our anniversay...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We like to think of ourselves as the best kept secret in Georgia. The five acre Ashford Estate, overlooking Watkinsville's venerable Main Street, had been in the same family for over 100 years. Completely surrounded and secluded by a border of magnolias, red buds and pines, the 1893 Victorian manor house, cottage, gazebo and four acres of landscaped gardens all terrace down to a pool and open woods and creek beyond. We are walking distance to antique shops and art galleries of local fine and folk art talent. Ashford Manor and our new facility Ashford On Main are available for weddings, reunions, business meetings, retreats, bridal showers and more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashford Manor Bed and Breakfast

Address: 5 Harden Hill Rd, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2410
Region: United States > Georgia > Watkinsville
Price Range: €84 - €187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“All the beds are wicked comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles KatWat, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Other recurrent guests that we met said that all of the rooms are great.”
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“The rooms are all beautiful and so different! Look at their web site.”
 of 5 bubbles lahealey, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are pictures of the rooms on the Manor's website.”
 of 5 bubbles T5654XEcharless, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the larger of two pet friendly rooms. The space was appreciated by Rocky”
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