blazeSouthern Spa & Patio is located in Downtown Watkinsville, Georgia and is locally owned by the husband and wife team of Jay and Casey Thornton.  The business was founded nearly 40 years ago by Casey’s family and has since been passed down through two more generations.  Today, Southern Spa & Patio proudly offers a wide selection of quality, brand name patio and outdoor furnishings as well as fireplace products. All products are expertly crafted by the most respected names in the patio business and come with a promise of comfort, functionality, and durability.

From hot tubs and lawn chairs to grills and fireplace, Southern Spa & Patio has everything you need from start to finish to design our new favorite area from start to finish!  Southern Spa & Patio’s owners have years of industry experience and are proud to offer their expertise to each and every customer.  For years, the store has worked alongside the finest brands available.  The Southern Spa & Patio team knows who provides the best products, how each product operates, and what businesses offer the most exceptional customer service.

Every brand that Southern Spa & Patio carries has earned the owners’ confidence as a provider of the very best spa, patio and hearth merchandise available.  If you want to make your home the envy of the entire neighborhood, swing by Southern Spa & Patio and get the process started!

Meet Our Staff

CaseyOwner & Operator
Casey is the heart and soul of Southern Spa & Patio. Her understanding of design along with years of industry experience make her your most valuable resource in your next design project.
JayOwner & Operator
Where Casey is the heart and soul of Southern Spa & Patio. Jay is the meat and bones. The other half of the perfect duo! Jay is our expert on spas, fireplace, and grilling.
MagnoliaCustomer Service
Magnolia is our furriest, friendliest, fan-favorite employee at Southern Spa & Patio.
JR & Cole
JR & ColeDelivery Associates
Local college students JR and Cole are a big help, they help with both assembly and delivery. They return to help during their free time.
JuliaSales Associate
Julia has been with us a year and is a local high school student. She helps with customer service and keeping our social media updated.
McKinleySales Associate
McKinley is Jay and Casey's daughter, and a local high school student. She helps with customer service during her spare time.