Flat Creek Lodge Blog

2010 Georgia Agritourism Conference, “Play, Learn, Grow”

Andi Frey - Tuesday, November 02, 2010
Our very own Cathy McDaniel is doing a seminar at the 2010 Georgia Agritourism Conference, “Play, Learn, Grow,” and the event is on November 3 - 5 at the Dillard House in Rabun County, Georgia.  The conference promises current information from experts in the agritourism industry. Click here for more information on how to register.  See you there!

Gobble Gobble It Up at Flat Creek Lodge!

Andi Frey - Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Wow! Nearing the end of September and Thanksgiving is right around the corner.  We're so thankful for a great year so far - with everything from our recent awards to our new team down at the dairy! If you'd like to spend Thanksgiving with us, we'd be honored to have you!

This is one of our favorite events of the year, and once again we'll host Thanksgiving Day 2010 on Nov. 25, 2010.  Come enjoy our mouthwatering Thanksgiving Day Menu! $25 per person, and $15 for kids 10 and under.  Highlights include Flat Creek Fried Catfish, Roasted Angus Beef, Southern Cornbread Dressing, Bacon Braised Collards and so much more! Call for reservations at 877-352-8273.

You can check out the entire menu, too!

September Dove Shoot

Andi Frey - Thursday, September 09, 2010
Flat Creek Lodge had a great opening day Dove Shoot this past weekend.  The next scheduled shoot will be Saturday, September 18th at 6:30 am.  The cost is $80.00 per person and includes a breakfast of biscuits and coffee.  Make sure you call today to reserve your spot at 877-352-8273.  We look forward to having you!

Camp Lawton Civil War News!

Andi Frey - Tuesday, August 17, 2010
WOW! Southeast Georgia is abuzz with the big news going on down the road in Millen, Georgia, with the Camp Lawton discovery! Camp Lawton is a Civil War Confederate prison... and it's been hidden for nearly 150 years. There will be more details when the official first public glimpse happens, and we'll keep you updated.

Since we're so close in terms of hotels and lodging by Millen and Camp Lawton, we're thrilled to welcome Civil War buffs, historians and tourists to the area.  And for those of y'all new to Flat Creek - in addition to our good 'ole Southern hospitality, you're close to discovering Southeast Georgia's premier Hunting & Fishing Resort & Spa.  Hunters and non-hunters alike love our luxurious and unique lodge rooms... and all enjoy marveling in the natural beauty that we call home.  Our spa in itself is a popular getaway, and it's tough to resist our artisan award winning cheese. Our fine dining room is open for reservations as well.

Read more about Camp Lawton, our lodging or contact us to make your reservations here.

Fall Getaway Package!

Andi Frey - Wednesday, August 04, 2010
We're thrilled to announce our Fall Getaway Package, which starts on Labor Day Weekend 2010.  For $275, you'll get lodging in one of our unique lodge rooms and a hearty country breakfast.  AND if you book by August 15th?  We'll pleased to offer you an additional 10% off lodging for the special.  The Fall at the Lodge is beautiful and a romantic site to see the changing colors of the leaves! Call us now at 877-352-8273 to reserve now!

Governor's Choice Award Nominee!

Andi Frey - Wednesday, August 04, 2010

We were thrilled to find out that we were nominated for a Governor's Choice Award! The Classic South Travel Association has nominated Flat Creek Lodge for the Tourism Champion Award for Product Development. This is one of the awards that will be given out at the Annual Governor’s Conference on Tourism which will be held in Athens August 30- Sept 1, 2010.

Tis the Season... Hunting Season, That Is!

Andi Frey - Tuesday, August 03, 2010
We're all geared up for a full season of hunting, starting off with the $100 lunch, refreshments, and shells for Opening Day Dove Hunting on Sept. 4!

More dates include:

2010 Deer Season:
Bow - Sept. 11, 2010 - Oct. 8, 2010
Regular Deer Season - Oct. 16, 2010 - Jan. 15, 2011

2010 Dove Season:
Sept. 4-19
Oct. 9-17
Nov. 28- Jan. 8th

We're taking bookings for the rest of the season - don't delay!

East Georgia College Orientation

Andi Frey - Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Orientation time is here and congrats to all the new freshman and transfer students that are arriving at East Georgia College! We'd like to welcome new students and parents to the College and to Swainsboro! 

  • July 13-15, 2010
  • August 5, 9 & 10, 2010

Need somewhere to stay during your time here? Visit the beautiful Flat Creek Lodge! We're offering an Orientation 2010 Special:

One Night’s Lodging for 2 $199.99 with a hot, hearty country breakfast included.
One Night’s Lodging for 4 $299.99

Mention your Orientation to our reservation specialist.  We also are accepting dinner reservations as well at 877-352-8273!

Summer is Sizzlin!

Andi Frey - Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Yes.  It is indeed a hot one out there, and with the first day of summer yesterday, we wanted to remind you about the Summer Sizzler Package that runs through the end of the summer, expiring on August 21st.  Hang out at the beach, take a sunrise bike ride or simply exploring the grounds is the kind of escape from Atlanta or anywhere that you'll have while visiting us at the Lodge! Our dining room gets rave reviews from our guests - just ask Jerry with the Coca-Cola Bottling Company United, Inc. who said that  "the accommodations, events and meals were outstanding!" Guests are able to make a separate reservation through the Dining Room if they'd like to add that experience.

 Travel between June 14 - August 21, 2010

- one night of lodging in our unique lodge rooms
- one night fine dining
- hearty country breakfast
- a variety of activities including: biking on the nature trails, leisure time at the beach, or rejuvenating in the whirlpools

Package starts at $199 (plus tax) for two people. Additional nights can be added for $99, additional activities can be added
subject to availability and reservations. Ask about our summer cottage rates

Certain weekend dates fill up quickly - please contact us at 877-352-8273 to book today! 

And Now It's Dad's Turn!

Andi Frey - Tuesday, May 11, 2010

We finished a great Mother's Day at Flat Creek - now it's Dad's turn! Be on the lookout for Father's Day on June 21st.  We'll have another lunch event at the Lodge... menu coming soon!