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The Rushmore

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Overview of The Rushmore

The Rushmore

3.5 star property

10.0/10 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
Map
1175 S Milledge Ave, Athens, GA, 30605

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationButts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum1 min walk
  • Popular LocationUniversity of Georgia7 min walk
  • Popular LocationOriginal Fine Art Gallery17 min walk
  • AirportAthens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps)12 min drive

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About this area

Athens

Located in Athens, The Rushmore is in the entertainment district. Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum and Georgia Museum of Art are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Farmers Market and J&J Flea Market. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Stegeman Coliseum or Sanford Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum - 1 min walk
  • University of Georgia - 7 min walk
  • Georgia Museum of Art - 13 min walk
  • Stegeman Coliseum - 13 min walk
  • Original Fine Art Gallery - 17 min walk

Restaurants

  • Your Pie - 2 min walk
  • Jittery Joes - 2 min walk
  • Kelly's Authentic Jamaican - 2 min walk
  • J. Christopher's - 2 min walk
  • Five & Ten - 3 min walk

About this property

The Rushmore

3.5-star bed & breakfast in the entertainment district
The Rushmore provides dry cleaning/laundry services and more. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), luggage storage, and a water dispenser
  • Outdoor furniture, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services
Room features
All 14 individually furnished rooms include amenities such as free WiFi.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Blackout drapes/curtains, restaurant dining guides, and slippers
  • Housekeeping and electrical adapters/chargers

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Daily buffet breakfast available for a fee: USD 12 per person

Things to do

  • TV in common areas

Conveniences

  • Guidebooks
  • Luggage storage
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Change of bedsheets on request
  • Change of towels on request
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Housekeeping on request
  • Tour and ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Outdoors

  • Outdoor furniture

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairways
  • No elevator
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Communal living room
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bedsheets provided
  • Blackout drapes

Bathroom

  • Shower only
  • Slippers
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Restaurant dining guides

More

  • Electrical adapters
  • Individual decor
  • Individual furnishings
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Mobile key entry

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Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and smart lock details; your host will greet you
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Host will greet you, smart lock

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 12 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

The Rushmore Athens
The Rushmore Bed & breakfast
The Rushmore Bed & breakfast Athens

Frequently asked questions

Is The Rushmore pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much does it cost to stay at The Rushmore?

As of Feb 2, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Rushmore on Feb 5, 2023 start from $239.05, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at The Rushmore?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at The Rushmore?

Check-in is from 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM.

What time is check-out at The Rushmore?

Check-out is at 11:00 AM.

Where is The Rushmore located?

Situated in the historical district, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum and University of Georgia. Georgia Museum of Art and Stegeman Coliseum are also within 15 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Rushmore and receive a full refund?

Yes, The Rushmore offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Rushmore cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Reviews

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10.0/10

Cleanliness

10.0/10

Staff & service

9.9/10

Amenities

10.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.9/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Excellent

Gayla

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful place with friendly staff ☺️
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

Lee Ann

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Every detail was thought out and offered a feeling of being in a home. Nice to visit and meet other guests. Very comfortable.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

Beth

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved EVERYTHING about this property. The thoughtful touches were everywhere. Amazing decor. Delicious breakfast. Snacks and drinks were always available. Will stay here again everytime I visit Athens!
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

CAROL, Fort Lauderdale

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Rushmore is on par with 4 & 5-star hotels. Truly elegant, whimsical, tasteful, and details do not want. I stayed in Ranger; it suited me to a t. Cameron and Candace are gracious hosts, very attentive and kind. A lovely stay!
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Raymond

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved Absolutely everything about this property!!!!! The cleanliness was on Next level. It is gorgeous and Emma was very kind and helpful. If you are in Athens GA you Must experience the Rushmore.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Randal

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Fabulous. Our daughter is a student at UGA. We will be staying at The Rushmore every time we go to visit. Great decor, great location, great amenities. We love it!
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Linda, Yukon

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Loved this property! Every attention to detail has been planned. The room was clean, beautiful, and comfortable. Snacks and drinks were also available. Breakfast was good as well. There is even a great restaurant next door. Stay here, you won’t be disappointed!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Tara

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

10/10 Excellent

Kristin

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

10/10 Excellent

Barry

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The accommodations were perfect. Perfect location. Clean. Staff was amazing and gave great advise where to visit during our stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022