This historic Thomson, Georgia Inn is a full service, pet-friendly property featuring the award-winning restaurant, The Plantation House and offers convenient access to a variety of local attractions. Welcome to the BEST WESTERN White Columns Inn where the Southern hospitality and full-service amenities are sure to please. Situated in the heart of Georgia, this historic Thomson hotel boasts a history lesson in and around the hotel. Proudly offering 133 well-appointed guest rooms and suites including Whirlpool Suites, the hotel also features cable satellite television with HBO and high-speed Internet access in each room.The award winning Plantation House Restaurant serves a variety of dishes or guests are welcome to enjoy a cocktail at the Stirrup Cup Lounge. Other superb amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, complimentary breakfast buffet, exercise facility, full business services, meeting/banquet facilities and over 100 boat hook-ups- ideal for guests planning an outing at Clark Hill Lake. Pets are welcome!