When visitors first arrive in Helen, with its cobblestone streets and hundreds of Bavarian-styled local attractions, it's easy to get caught up in all the things there are to do. However, what makes Helen special is that it's also the perfect “home base” for your explorations around North Georgia.
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Everyone knows that the mountains are a beautiful and fun spot for an enjoyable north Georgia vacation. The area is filled with charming and quaint towns, which feature kind-hearted locals, incredible views, and lots of fun attractions. But when you've only got enough time to steal away to one spot for your family getaway, you've got to be able to decided which place is right for you: Helen or Ellijay. What's the difference between the two cities, anyway, and what can you expect from a trip to each? To help simplify your decision, we've broken down some of the major factors that go into planning a vacation, from entertainment, to cost, and everything in between.
If you are planning a vacation to northern Georgia, chances are that you have decided to spend at least one day of your trip at Amicalola Falls State Park. At 729 feet, the falls are known as "the highest cascade east of the Mississippi". Featuring numerous hiking trails, incredible mountain and seasonal views, and (of course) the falls themselves, it really is no wonder that this spot is so popular with both Georgians and vacationers. But what is there to do at the park that goes beyond the obvious attractions? How can you keep yourself and your group engaged and happy all day long? The great thing about Amicalola Falls is that there is even more than meets the eye. Here's a look at just four of the hidden treasures that the park has to offer.
Wouldn't it be nice to be able to request the weather you'd like for your next vacation? But as the Rolling Stones say, "You can't always get what you want". Fortunately, to every cloud there is a silver lining, and in this case, that silver lining is our spectacular Helen cabins. When you choose to stay in one of our northern Georgia cabin rentals, your vacation doesn't have to be a total wash just because it's raining or cold outside. Whether the sun is shining or the clouds are rolling in, a visit to the Helen cabins guarantees a good time. Here's a look at how you can expect to have fun in our Helen cabins no matter what's in the weather forecast.
Though you have plenty of fun and exciting things planned for the daytime during your visit to Helen, you may be hoping to find something more to do in the evening than just stay in your luxury cabins. Georgia getaways abound near the cabins as they provide some of the greatest night life around; you just have to know where to go. Have you ever experienced that moment when you are on a trip and your realize that you just don't know where the action is at? You're not on familiar ground, and without friends in the area, it can be hard to figure out where the local hot spots are.
Romantic cabins with hot tubs offer rest and relaxation while drawing you closer together.
Feel the allure of the mountains in Allure cabin where the spirit of romance can be kindled while cozying up to the fireplace as the snow falls outside and the wind blows around the eaves of the cabin. Allure cabin offers all the amenities a perfect romantic getaway should have with a spectacular mountain view. Relax in the Jacuzzi spa only a few steps away from your king-sized bed, or unwind as your aching muscles are soothed away in the hot tub. You can even relax while playing an exciting game of pool on the billiards table. If you are seeking an opportunity to get closer to the one you love, then Allure cabin may have just what you are looking for.
Bear Affair cabin also offers the romantic atmosphere of the mountains nestled in the woods just six minutes from Helen. The amazing woodland vistas on the edge of the Chattahoochee National Forest offer plenty of opportunities for wildlife viewing as you relax in your fully furnished outdoor living room where you can enjoy the sounds of nature or sit and gaze up at the star-filled sky at night. You can curl up by the wood burning fireplace at night or soothe your cares away in the waters of your hot tub which offers a panoramic view of the surrounding area. Bear Affair can offer you the opportunity to start enjoying life again with your loved ones by your side.
River Wilds cabin is so named because of the Chattahoochee River which can be heard from behind the cabin. Situated on thirty acres of land, it offers guests seclusion and privacy in their own mountain paradise. Relax with your loved ones, enjoying the view through the wall of windows or playing a challenging game of pool. The Jacuzzi has an amazing double waterfall feature and you can unwind in your own hot-tub. Strategically situated twenty minutes from both Helen and Dahlonega River Wilds offers all the comforts of home: sleeper sofa, kitchen, dishwasher, HD TV/DVD, and WiFi access - with a few added luxuries.
Many people wait impatiently for the day they can lock up their office, pack-up their belongings and take their families on a long awaited vacation to experience the joys of living life. For many of these individuals their pets are not just mere animals, but an extended part of their families that they do not want to abandon at home. Some people even forego their vacation time because they cannot take their four-legged friends with them. Those that do go need to find somebody to take care of their pets or pay a kennel to take care of them while they are gone. Fortunately some establishments are beginning to take notice and are becoming more pet-friendly in order to allow the whole family to enjoy what they have to offer. Situated in the heart of the North Georgia are pet-friendly cabins that can become your home away from home.
What are some Pet Friendly Helen Ga Cabins?
Trout Lily Cabin: Enjoy your very own private home away from home in the woods just ten minutes from the attractions of beautiful Alpine Helen Georgia and its Bavarian charm. Imagine taking a stroll with your loved ones including your beloved four-legged companions along a mile of woodland trails beside the enchanting waters of Blue Creek flowing by. You can relax in your whirlpool Jacuzzi bath or private hydrotherapy spa. When the sun goes down you can sit on the screened-in deck and listen to the sounds of nature on a cool North Georgia evening. Enjoy living again with your faithful family companion by your side or curled up at your feet as you close your eyes and unwind by the crackling fire.
Serenity Falls Cabin: You can seek serenity inNorth Georgia at a cabin called Serenity Falls. Only a short distance from Helen, the cabin sits by a peaceful creek where you can enjoy a day of fishing, and in the evening you can relax on one of two private decks. If you care to unwind you can soak in the hydrotherapy spa, or you can enjoy a picnic lunch at your own picnic table by the creek. A pool table is available for your enjoyment, but if the serenity of the outdoors is what you seek you can take your four-legged companion for an enjoyable walk in the woods. At Serenity Falls you can start to enjoy living again.
Tranquility Cabin: If you seek tranquility then Tranquility cabin offers all the amenities of home and then some with incredible mountain views and a relaxing creek wrapping around the five acre property only five minutes from Helen. Take a walk in the woods with your beloved family pet, or relax in your Jacuzzi tub while relishing the joys of life in the beauty of North Georgia.
When traveling to the North Georgia Mountains you can save by bringing the whole family along pets included.