Top Reasons You Need a Romantic Getaway in Georgia

Posted by Tom Telford on Sat, Jul 21, 2012

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When some people think about scheduling a vacation, the idea of bringing the family comes to mind. While that is a fabulous idea for most occasions, have you considered coming to Helen, GA and the Georgia mountains for a wonderful romantic getaway instead? 

Here are the top reasons to consider romantic getaways in Georgia

1. Privacy 

Few people want to dearomantic getaway in georgial with a crowded, busy hotel on a romantic getaway, so head for the hills and rent a luxury mountain cabin instead. Choose from a creek view, mountain view or a waterfall view or select a cabin with a hot tub or Jacuzzi bath. 

Regardless of the specific cabin layout, cabins offer peace, quiet and privacy for all those romantic moments. 

2. Luxury 

The Georgia Mountains are beautiful and there are many wonderful things to see and do. However, few of us would consider pitching a tent to be the most romantic of gestures. Instead, select a cabin at Cedar Creek Cabins and be assured of a romantic getaway with plenty of luxurious touches, such as gas log fireplaces, satellite television, fully stocked kitchens and large bathtubs for soaking. 

Some cabins even offer outdoor hot tubs and an outdoor bar. All the luxurious touches of an expensive hotel with the privacy, quiet and the beautiful views of Georgia are waiting for you and your beloved. 

3. Romantic Activities 

Just about everyone likes a little wining and dining and a visit to the Georgia Mountains offers exactly that, such as proximity to the Habersham Winery from the Clear Creek Cabins. 

appalachian trail and romantic getawaysThe Habersham Winery has earned more than 150 medals and is located in the Nacoochee Village, only half a mile from Helen, GA, an easy distance from the cabins. 

Come enjoy a delicious wine tasting and tour of the grounds and then browse through the store to pick out a few bottles of wine to take back to the cabin to enjoy during your romantic getaways in Georgia.

4. Dining Out 

Nothing says romance quite like a delicious dinner in a lovely restaurant and there are many opportunities for some romantic dining in Helen, GA. Try Paul’s Steakhouse, The Oar House Restaurant, The Smith House and more. Helen is located only about 10 minutes from the Cedar Creek Cabins, making a romantic dinner out both easy and enjoyable. 

5. Beautiful Scenery 

When it comes to scenic attractions, few areas can offer quite the same unique beauty as the north Georgia mountains. 

Pack a picnic lunch at the cabin and then head to Tallulah Gorge State Park,
which boasts five different waterfalls, almost all of which are accessible from an easy three-mile loop trail. 

Also located nearby is Amicalola Falls State Park, which has the tallest waterfall in the U.S. southeast, with a cascade of over 720 feet and is reachable from an easy hike. Couples that are more adventurous can make it even more romantic and view the waterfall from above by walking up the Amicoa Falls stairs, which also grants membership to the Canyon Climbers Club if you can make it to the top. 

6. Romantic Activities

In such a busy, fast-paced world, many people find that they simply do not have much quality time with their lotallulah gorgeved ones. However, romantic getaways in Georgia do not have to be boring. 

When you come to Georgia for a romantic getaway, enjoy a plentitude of outdoor activities that are fun to do together. For example, check out the Sweetheart Package at the Fort Mountain Stables, which lets you and your loved one enjoy a private horseback ride with a guide as well as a romantic picnic lunch. Consider making it a sunset ride to add even more romance! 

For those looking for something a little more leisurely, consider a horse and buggy ride through Helen, courtesy of the Alpine Carriage Company. 

7. Fun and Adventure 

Sometimes the most romantic memories happen by simply having fun together. Get outside and enjoy all that the area around Helen, GA has to offer, such as hiking on the Appalachian Trail, taking a bike ride through the five-mile Yellow River Creek Loop or the easier Yellow River Loop or try out the Unicoi State Park Mountain Bike Trail, a seven-mile course for expert riders. 

Come raft down the Chattooga River or enjoy tubing along the Chattahoochee River. There is much to do in Georgia for a romantic and fun getaway! 

8. Relaxation 

Finally, head over to the Nacoochee Crossing Wellness Center and get a couples’ massage to enjoy a relaxing, stress relieving and luxurious activity. Call 706-250-2123 for more information. 

Schedule your romantic getaway to the wonderful Georgia Mountains today! Call Cedar Creek Cabins at 770-952-4130 or book online. 

What is your favorite romantic activity in North Georgia? Let us know! 

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