The Adairsville resort received a Silver Medalist designation, and was evaluated on golf, lodging, food and drink.
“We are thrilled to be included for the first time in such a prestigious list of properties,” said Scott Mahr, general manager. “We pride ourselves with offering our guests the highest quality recreational activities. Our golf course, The General, certainly provides stunning vistas and exciting play.”
Barnsley Gardens Resort added its par-72, 7,350-yard golf course in 1999. This latest achievement caps a list of honors including a 4.5 Star Rating by Golf Digest’s “Best Places to Play,” “Ranking 5th in Georgia” by Golf Week (2007), “Top 20 in the State” by Golf Digest, an “Extraordinary” rating by the Zagat Survey of America’s Top Golf Courses (2007/2008), and recipient of the Georgia Golf Course Owners Association (GGCOA) “Course of the Year”(2008/2009).