2017 Solar Eclipse

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Welcome to Toccoa!

We are delighted to be hosting individuals for the once in a lifetime Solar Eclipse! Our facility stands in the middle of the zone where the eclipse will be the most visible.

Nestled among the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains, the Georgia Baptist Conference Center offers a variety of activities including fishing, hiking, canoeing, fitness center, tennis, and basketball. The facilities include 240 guest rooms, the Higher Grounds Coffee Shop, the Service Station Snack Shop and the Lakeside dining room.

the griffith hotel

As you make your preparations to attend, know there are a variety of lodging options. The Griffith Hotel features 97 guest rooms. 77 rooms are interior corridor rooms (with elevator access each floor) while there are 20 exterior corridor rooms with convenient parking. Each of these 97 rooms can accommodate a maximum 5 guests. All rooms have private bathrooms with tub/shower combinations.

The King HotelIf you are looking for something just as cozy, you might want to check out the excellent accommodations at the King Hotel. The first floor wings have 32 rooms and can accommodate 2-3 guests per room. The second floor wings house 65 rooms and can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests per room. The second floor rooms have private baths with showers (no tubs.) The first floor rooms have private baths with tub/shower combinations. While King has a very relaxing atmosphere, if you are looking for elevator service between floors we would recommend you stay at the Griffith Hotel.

Please visit our website at www.mytoccoa.com to help you determine the room best fitting your needs.

Would you like more info on this event and some other things to do in Toccoa? Please check out the City of Toccoa’s website and information on this event by clicking here.


Additional Information on campsites

Keep in mind some of the things our campsites do and do not come equipped with if you plan on using our campground:

  • There are no paved aprons on any of the campsites; each campsite has a gravel base
  • There is one washer and dryer in the central bathhouse area
  • There is one central dump station in the campground and some sites do have full hookups including a dump station.


What is our Cancellation Policy?

Please note full payment minus a $25.00 per each guest room, lodge unit, Cabin unit, or campsite processing fee will be refunded up until Friday – August 4, 2017 –4:00 pm.  After this date and time, refunds will not be available for any cancellations.  We will be happy to honor guest substitutions up until the time you check-in.