North Georgia Premium Outlets®

Great savings, stunning style and gorgeous scenery – you’ll be on top of the fashion world at North Georgia Premium Outlets®. Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, just 45 minutes northeast of Atlanta, this Georgian-style outdoor centre will give you a breath of fresh air from the hustle and bustle of the city.


Shop more than 140 designer and name-brand stores, including Burberry, NIKE Factory Outlet, kate spade new york, Armani Outlet and more, all with savings up to 65%. Stick around to discover natural wonders, local wineries, hiking trails and more in the Dawsonville area and nearby Chattahoochee National Forest.

Restaurants and Dining

From local flavour to fast-casual fare, North Georgia Premium Outlets® is a delicious dining adventure. Enjoy classic American burgers and fries at Buckhead Grill. Build your own Tex-Mex masterpiece at Pepperjack Burrito Bar. Order light sandwiches, wraps and salads at Blueridge Bread Company. Or cool off on a hot day with Mayfield Ice Cream or Freshens Yogurt. Other options at the centre include stir-fried Asian favourites at Rice Bowl and pizza at Sbarro.


Beyond the centre in Dawsonville, enjoy pub fare and a variety of regional craft beers at The Blue Bicycle, or bring the whole family to Ruby Tuesday, a chain restaurant known for its salad bar and diverse menu that offers something for everyone.

Things to do

Whether you’re travelling to North Georgia Premium Outlets® on a day trip from Atlanta or a mini-holiday, we’re pleased to welcome you to the Dawsonville area. Stop by Simon Guest Services to learn about special deals and guest amenities to make your shopping experience special. A children’s play area and family restrooms make the centre an inviting destination for families with young kids.


When your shopping bags are full, there is so much to see and do in the Dawsonville area, from scenic drives to racing cars. Nature lovers shouldn’t miss Amicalola Falls State Park, home to the tallest cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi River. Sip your way across the many wineries of North Georgia, visit America’s largest residential estate gardens at Gibbs Gardens, or speed things up a bit at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame.

Where to stay

From charming local inns to convenient and budget-friendly chain hotels, there’s no shortage of lodging options near North Georgia Premium Outlets®. A few of the closest properties include:


  • Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Atlanta Alpharetta
  • SpringHill Suites Atlanta Alpharetta
  • Quality Inn & Suites Dawsonville


Just to the south at beautiful Lake Lanier, choose from a number of amenity-packed hotels and resorts, including Legacy Lodge and Lanier Islands. And in quaint Dahlonega, a number of country-style inns and cabin resorts make for a true mountain getaway.


Getting Around

Whether you’re travelling to the centre from downtown Atlanta or other areas of the state, North Georgia Premium Outlets® is a breeze to get to. The centre offers ample free parking for those arriving by car.


By Car

North Georgia Premium Outlets® is located approximately 45 miles north of Atlanta on Georgia 400.


Enterprise Rent-A-Car & National Car Rental

Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental provide a discount on all rentals to North Georgia Premium Outlets® shoppers. Please visit for information. Discount included in quoted rate.


Sixt Rent-A-Car

Sixt Rent-A-Car provides a discount on all rentals to North Georgia Premium Outlets® shoppers. Please visit for information. Discount included in quoted rate.



North Georgia Premium Outlets® Shoppers receive a free Savings Passport. Must present Zipcar key at the Information Center. Please visit for information.


By Shuttle

Shopping Shuttle

Round-trip outlet shopping shuttle provided by Smile Limo & Van Service of Atlanta, seven days a week, from anywhere in the Metro Atlanta area. $200 round-trip Monday–Sunday. Larger parties (four or more people) must pay an additional $30–$50 round trip. For reservations and information call +1 (404) 787-7143.


Cash Points & Currency Exchange

Stores at North Georgia Premium Outlets® accept most major credit and debit cards, but there is a cash point machine in the food pavilion if you prefer paying that way.

Throughout the Atlanta Metro area, there are numerous currency exchange centres for international travellers, including Atlanta-Hartsfield International Airport and most major banks.

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