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Best Lake Hartwell Hotels (Luxury & Budget Options)

After a long day at the lake, sometimes the only thing you want is to fall onto a memory foam mattress and curl up under a down comforter to watch The Office reruns with a plate of room service. If that’s the case – these Lake Hartwell hotels are perfect for doing just that.

Each of these hotels at Lake Hartwell is near to the lake and have excellent amenities. Each one also comes highly recommended. For ease, the list is split into hotels on the Georgia side of the lake versus the South Carolina side.

Hotels Near Lake Hartwell, GA

If you are looking for a place to stay in or around Lake Hartwell on the Georgia side, you have several options. Of course, many people choose from the many campgrounds around the lake, but if you are ready for four solid walls without wheels, choose from one of these locations.

Stay in a Restored Victorian Mansion

Tiffany room at Simmond Bond Bed and Breakfast near lake hartwell

Located in nearby Toccoa, The Simmons-Bond Inn is housed within a restored Victorian mansion in the downtown area has rooms that can hold up to four people.

Perfect for a romantic getaway, each room is uniquely decorated in traditional decor, and a three-course breakfast is included with your stay.

Since The Simmons-Bond Inn is located in the downtown Toccoa area, it is in walking distance of art galleries, shops, restaurants, antique shops and more. This inn is also only a mile away from beautiful Toccoa Falls.

Spend the Night in a New Hotel

King bed in hotel room at Hampton Inn near lake hartwell

If you are searching for proximity to the lake, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything more convenient than the Hampton Inn Hartwell. This new hotel is just minutes from the lake as well as beautiful downtown Hartwell where there are numerous restaurants, shops, and activities to enjoy.

The hotel also offers amenities such as a pool, complimentary breakfast, and free wifi, so the entire family should be set for the day.

Sleep Just Minutes from Lake Hartwell

Outdoor pool at Quality Inn near Lake Hartwell

Located near restaurants and shopping in Hartwell, Ga, the Quality Inn offers ammenities including an outdoor pool, free wifi and free breakfast (although we suggest you drive down the road to DQ for breakfast).

Check rates and availability for the Quality Inn.

Rest In Country Club Comfort

Hotel room at Cateechee golf club near lake hartwell

Cateechee golf club and event center also offers some luxury rooms you can rent for the night. Guests at Cateechee enjoy access to their fitness center as well as a restaurant and bar onsite.

Get Cozy At A Bed and Breakfast

the beacon farmhouse bed and breakfast in hartwell ga

If you prefer the warm and cozy feel of a home away from home, book a room at the brand new Beacon Farmhouse. The home and grounds on this property are simply stunning!

Four rooms in the main house can be rented and 2 have additional sleeping areas for kids. The Coop is a separate tiny home with loft area if you prefer a more private space.

Hotels Near Lake Hartwell, SC

If you are spending your trip on the South Carolina side of Lake Hartwell, there are numerous accommodations available. Take a break from the lake to relax and recharge—after all, you’re on vacation.

Spend the Night in a Former Mercantile

Hotel room at Bleckley Inn near Lake Hartwell

A pretty brick building nestled in Anderson, SC, the Beckley Inn has been beautifully restored. High ceilings and heart pine flooring give the establishment an impeccable style. In fact, the Beckley Inn often hosts weddings and parties in the beautiful hotel.

Wrap yourself up in their famous Comphy Sheets or luxurious bathrobes and take a break from the lake. When you’re adequately refreshed, head back to the water or instead visit the nearby brewery, wine bar or park.

Enjoy Southern Hospitality and Luxury

Hotel room at Inn at Patrick Square near Lake Hartwell

If you are from out of town, you have probably heard a thing or two about southern hospitality. Experience it in full at the beautiful Inn at Patrick Square in Clemson, SC. The hotel is impeccably styled with beautiful furnishings and artwork and sits overlooking a village green.

Near to the hotel is Clemson University, the South Carolina Botanical Garden and numerous restaurants and shops. The inn also has Stumptown Cafe on site which is the perfect place to grab breakfast or lunch before your day begins.

Stay on the Golf Course

If golf is a must-do on your trip to Lake Hartwell, you are likely considering spending time at the Walker Golf Course in Clemson. If so, make things ultra-convenient and stay at the James F. Martin Inn.

Not only is the hotel literally surrounded by the golf course, but it is also on the campus of Clemson University. This convenient location offers a courtesy dock for those who wish to boat Lake Hartwell along with views of the lake.

Which one of these amazing accommodations will you choose for your Lake Hartwell adventure?

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