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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in the Atlanta area, so this was a relaxing weekend getaway for us. We stayed in one of the treehouses, which did sway a little, and is connected to land by a swinging bridge. We also had a couples massage, which we really enjoyed. The Wi-Fi was free, but not that speedy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight in one of the cabins. It was nice but parking was an issue. There is a parking space in front of the cabin. There may be a need for marking the parking places for each cabin. Someone else parked in our parking spot and it was raining extremely hard. It would have been nice to have been... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

We want to thank the guest for their review. Parking can sometimes be an issue on the weekend when we can run 300 people in a day on our adventure treks. Usually though, by the late afternoon and early evening, the day guests have left and parking begins to open up. We have no control over rain but do understand... More 

Newnan, Georgia, United States
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a gift certificate to spend or lose. We knew both of our kids weren't old enough (ages 7 & 11) to do the main zip lines but they offer so many other activities we decided it would still be fun. Well it wasn't! The greeting at check in was less than enthusiastic, the lake (more like a nasty... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

We are very sad that our guests did not feel they had a good experience at Banning Mills. We do remember this couple with their children. I would like to mention that We do have all of our adventures on the website. It is pretty clear where everything is and we even have pricing and video of the Crazy Squirrel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, stepdaughter and I recently visited Banning Mills and we had a wonderful time! The lovely check in staff gave us a crash course on the property and we headed out straight away for the suspension bridge and walked around the beautiful grounds. We stayed overnight in the cabins and it was adorable and cozy. The breakfast was lovely... More 

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birmingham, al
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I along with my daughter's family (6 of us) stayed in cabin 14, which we really enjoyed, although the beds could be more comfortable- the zip line is the main attraction there and we spent several hours with Connor, Danny, and Davis, who did a great job, especially helping my wife feel comfortable and safe- we did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To the staff of Historic Banning Mills, I would like to express what a wonderful time we had zip lining. It was our third experience and it has been by far the BEST! I would like to give a special thanks to Big Dylan and Danny who were our guides. They made this experience fun and interesting. We had a... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

Will let Danny and Dylan know. Thanks again for trusting Historic Banning Mills for your adventure treks! We appreciate your patronage and you taking time to write about your experience here! Come back soon! More 

Allentown, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff a Banning Mills was wonderful. This was the second time our organization has conducted a retreat at this location. I worked with the staff last year and everything went very smoothly. This year I was able to attend and personally experience the treatment that each guest received. We did the GPS adventure challenge as a team building exercise.... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

We are very honored that you guys came out for a second time! Thank you for taking time to write about your stay here. I am glad your group was able to participate in the adventure treks we have here at Banning which are second to none! We are looking forward to serving you guys in the near future! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Historic Banning Mills for a two night getaway. Everything about this trip was amazing, from our accommodations in one of the Tree House rooms to the zip line tours we did to the delicious food at both breakfast lunch and dinner. The people at Banning Mills treat you right! Awesome and courteous staff, very... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

Heather So honored that you guys chose to come visit us at Banning Mills. Thank you for taking time to write about your stay here. We are looking forward to having you guys back out soon and try some more great adventure! More 

Crystal River, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Banning as often as we can, we always stay in the one bedroom cottages! Upon this visit we had two of the best guides we have ever had---Arron and Justin were the BEST!!!! We always do the all day zip line package and these two guys did not disappoint ; and neither did the new zip line that... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

Drew We appreciate your online review! So glad that you enjoyed the All Day Rush again. It really never gets old! Come back soon! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

I would've given 5 stars if the front desk/ check in wouldn't have been so rude. It was our first time and I asked about wall as add on and she acted like I was idiot for asking, and then said the website clearly shows you can't do wall on Saturday. We loved the guides and zip lines. We were... More 

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Donna H, Manager at Historic Banning Mills, responded to this review

We are very sorry you felt the front office staff were rude. Sometimes when we are checking in 60 people at one time, we do get a little side tracked. We will take your comment seriously and work with staff to present themselves in not so serious a way to guests. Our groups are 10 or less which is standard... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the middle of 1200 wooded, preserved acres in the beautiful Snake Creek Gorge, this Country Inn and Retreat Center is known for the world's largest,longest continuous zip line canopy tours, adventure and team building treks, Day Spa, history museum and on site chef. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Banning Mills

Address: 205 Horseshoe Dam Rd, Banning Mills, Whitesburg, GA 30185-2560
Location: United States > Georgia > Whitesburg
Price Range: $29 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
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