Georgia Mountain Getaways: Southern Hospitality At Its Best

When you pack your bags and head off to your vacation destination, you are expecting a fun and relaxing experience which will allow you to escape from “the real world” for awhile. But have you ever experienced a trip this seems to do you more harm than good? While some trips may become stressful due to crowds and high prices, Georgia getaways are ideal for those who just want to kick back and get some much needed R&R. From start to finish your vacation to the Helen area will be filled with rich heritage, big fun, and above all else – some good old fashioned southern hospitality. When you stay in one of our luxurious cabins, you will be delighted in your ability to discover a slower pace and a truly charmed lifestyle in the South.

Visitors to the area are always pleased to find that every element of their Georgia getaways are filled with kindness and charm. Whether you are shopping, dining, exploring, or playing, you will find that the warmth and hospitality in the Helen area is never ending. Here are a few things you can look forward to during your visit with us.Dreamscape Cabin

Art-Full Barn

This fun and unique stop is located in the Old Clarkesville Mill. that was constructed in the early 1920s. Here you will be able to enjoy


the beautiful and interesting works created by local artists or even learn how to make something special of your own. Classes are taught regularly at the barn for those interested in decorative and fine art techniques. Besides admiring art and bring out your inner creativity, the Art-Full Barn is home to the Art & Antiques Mall which was voted as the best antiques store by northeast Georgians for the fifth year in a row! Here, you will be able to browse various booths that are set up, decorated, and run by individual vendors for a face to face connection as you shop. You’ll never have an antique shopping experience quite as personal and unique as you will here!

Hofbrauhaus Riverfront Restaurant

Nestled right along the Chattahoochee River, the Hofbrauhaus Riverfront Restaurant is the pinnacle of southern hospitality and charm. Continuing with the theme of old Bavaria, the restaurant serves up traditional German cuisine that is sure to please everyone!

You will be served by a delightful and friendly waitstaff, fully dressed in Alpine garb. You will truly feel as though you have been transported to another world while still enjoying the warm welcome of “making yourself at home”.

Folk Pottery Museum

The Folk Pottery Museum is a fascinating staple in the Sautee-Nacoochee Valley. Featuring permanent and traveling exhibits, you will experience the art of those original settlers to the area who completely shaped and laid the foundations for the region. This connection to the past will allow you to learn how much warmth and hospitality came to the Helen area, making Georgia getaways so popular.

Ain’t B’s Bakery

Another Sautee favorite, Ain’t B’s Bakery & Cafe is an essential stop during Georgia getaways for those who have a sweet tooth! You will be instantly charmed by the warm welcome that you receive at Ain’t B’s and will fall in love with the mouth watering baked goods and milkshakes for sale. You may have a difficult time choosing between countless pies, cakes, and yummy breads, so we wouldn’t be surprised if you have to stop by the bakery several times during your visit. There is even a diabetic menu for those who still crave sweets but can’t have sugar. Be sure to stop at the gift shop before you leave!

Georgia Heritage Arts Association

Beautiful art meets southern Hospitality at the Georgia Heritage Arts Association, located right in the heart of Helen. Though you will be welcomed with open arms to enjoy the gallery which features a wide variety of local art, you will also quickly discover that true southern Hospitality doesn’t just extend to visitors on Georgia getaway. Here in the Helen area, we take care of each other! The whole purpose of the GHAA, after all, is to promote the hard work and creativity of our own.

Unicoi Outfitters

Even as you enjoy the great outdoors, you’ll feel the warmth and charm of northern Georgia when you visit us in Helen! Unicoi Outfitters strives to extend kindness and hospitality to visitors who would like to learn a new skill. That’s why this is the perfect stop for those who would love to try their hand at fly fishing. You will receive expert coaching and instruction from patient, kind hearted professionals. The only goal of Unicoi Outfitters is to give you an incredible experience so that you can have fun, learn something new, and build lifelong memories.

How can we take care of you during your Georgia getaway?