Our property is full of fun and exciting experiences to be had, including tons of free amenities to overnight guests! With trails to explore, fish to catch, and pools to cool off in, we aim to have something everyone will enjoy during their stay with us! Our free amenities include:
The pool is closed for the season and will open Memorial Day (weather dependent)
Gift Shop with travel essentials
Paper Mill Ruins
Horseshoe Dam Ruins
Bridge over Snake Creek
300 Acres of Hiking Trails
Adventure Bridge over Snake Creek
Relaxing in the Lodge
Relaxing in the Lodge
The Cotton Mill
Enjoying the Pool
FUN THINGS TO DO CLOSE TO HISTORIC BANNING MILLS
For those looking to experience more of the history West Georgia has to offer, we are located between the City of Newnan (15 mi south) and Carrollton (10 mi north) both of which are rich in history.
Newnan, Georgia also known as the City of Homes has six National Register Historic Districts. Explore the historic downtown, tour gardens such as Oak Grove Plantation or Dunaway Gardens, and take a driving tour of Newnan’s historic homes. Stop in at the Coweta County African American Heritage Museum & Research Center for a history lesson and genealogy session. Enjoy a self-guided driving tour and see the districts that include Antebellum and Victorian homes, the 1904 historic courthouse, Oak Hill Cemetery, the History Depot, and the McRitchie Hollis Museum. Be sure to save time for shopping for antiques and treasures in the historic downtown area and the outdoor mall, Ashley Park.
Explore the shops, restaurants and galleries of historic Downtown Carrollton, GA . Play the state’s best disc golf course at Hobbs’ Park. Compete or watch a game at our top-notch rec facilities. Walk or bike the Carrollton Greenbelt, GA’s longest closed loop bike trail. Catch a show at the Carrollton Cultural Arts Center or the Amp amphitheater. Connect with the art & history of textiles in West GA at the SE Quilt & Textile Museum and the WGA Textile Heritage Trail. Also we are 10 minutes from Oak Mountain Championship Golf Course. We will be glad to make a tee time for you!
Visit Explore Georgia - Carrollton for a list of things to do and places to eat.
We want your stay at Historic Banning Mills to be as enjoyable as you could possibly imagine. We are situated in historic Snake Creek Gorge. When you visit Historic Banning Mills you can expect to be greeted by a serene natural environment. While we offer modern amenities, being in a gorge presents challenges for modern conveniences like high speed WIFI while you are out enjoying the natural environment of Historic Banning Mills. You will have WIFI service in certain areas around the property, but it is not high speed. We do have high speed WIFI available at the main lodge with dedicated WIFI in our meeting spaces for our corporate guests.