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Private Romantic Escape

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Last updated: 08/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Sweet Retreat is perfect if you are looking for a quiet and private get-a-way. The kitchen is fully stocked for everything you may need to cook with. The living room has a cute love seat and chair that sits right in front of the gas fireplace for you to enjoy in the cooler months. The 42" flat screen is above the fire place and perfectly located so if you are sitting in the living room or laying in the comfortable log queen size bed (with memory foam topper) you can enjoy a movie or just watch some TV. Upstairs you have a full size bath.

The kitchen area has a table w/ chairs for 4. Right off the living room you can go outside onto the over sized upper deck and enjoy the view of Mt. Yonah. If you enjoy grilling then you can cook on the gas grill and while you are waiting for the food to get done you can enjoy the scenery while rocking in the rockers.There is a patio set out on the patio for you to eat at when you food is done so you don't have to go inside and loose your views and your peace and quiet. Sweet Retreat is a heavily wooded lot with plenty of privacy. Once you go downstairs you will see an amazing comfortable king size bed with memory foam topper. I promise once you get in bed you will never want to get out. You also have a large 36" TV in case you don't want to go upstairs and watch tv. There is also a full bath down stairs for your convenience. If this has not convinced you to book your reservations now then how does a huge hot tub on the private patio overlooking the amazing views sound? There is also a pool table downstairs if you like to have a little fun at home.

Keep in mind the many places to see and activities offered in Helen that are close by. A few places to visit while you are in Helen is Sautee Nacoochee and when you are here make sure you stop by the Old Sautee Store, built in 1873. The entrance is like a museum and everything remains in the store as it was when it closed down in the early 1900's. More modern items and gifts available in the new addition of the store that is in the back. Travel the Georgia Wine Hwy. Take in the Gold Rush town of Dahlonega with just about a 30 minute drive. Of course, Anna Ruby Falls and Unicoi State park are just a 10 miles drive or so to the North side of Helen. There are many water falls in the area including one called Dry Falls, just inside the N.C line. This one is unique in that you can walk behind the waterfall under the rock overhang. Beautiful site! Take time to visit Smithgall Woods and Tallulah Gorge and walk across the swing bridge. Brasstown Bald is the highest point in Georgia. Beautiful!

We have provided a complete Picnic Pack for your convenience that is located in the cabin. Take this along with you for the day and enjoy the beautiful sites that the North Georgia Mountains have to offer. Check out georgiatrails com for more suggestions of places to see. You'll want to return for many years to come, as many of our guest do.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct T.V./Basic Small T.V. over fireplace Larger flat screen in lower level...moreless

  • Television:

    New 39' Flat screen over fireplace. ...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Internet through Directv with WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Stove Refrigerator Microwave All utensils and dishes Coffee Maker Blender ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    We do provide coffee, cream, sugar and tea to help you get started in the morning. We also have basic spices available to make meal planning a bit easier...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 71 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day 2015
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
Octoberfest 2015
Sep 18 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$115 $149
Sat
$850
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
Christmas 2015
Dec 23 - Dec 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$99 $129
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $65
  • Prop. Damage Ins. $50
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

SECURITY DEPOSIT - $50.00 purchases property damage protection, $50 is refundable depending on condition of property after checkout and inspection.

Rates are subject to change without notice

Check in time is 3:00 pm and check out is at 10:00 a.m.


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Location

Car: Necessary

Helicopter Rides In downtown Helen and the Georgia Wine Hwy. travels through Helen. Visit georgiawinecountry.com

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: We have been using VRBO for several years and have had so many wonderful guest. Unfortunately, we never actually meet in person so this may help you get to know us a little better. We have always enjoyed the peace and quiet of the mountains in North Georgia, Blue Ridge mountains and all areas surrounding. It's a great opportunity to get away from cell phones, computers and demands of everyday life and enjoy nature. There are so many wonderful waterfalls and picnic areas. It's a great opportunity to visit all of the wineries along the Georgia Wine Hwy as well. This seems to be a very special trip for families as children get to experience so much of nature in an unhurried time frame. We hope you enjoy your time here as much as we enjoy ours. Owner (Patty Stanton) is a State of Georgia Licensed Realtor 136786

Why the Owner Chose Helen:
More, now than ever before, I really appreciate the cool nights in the N. Georgia Mtns and large shade trees. Not terribly far from Atlanta, but it feels worlds apart. It always makes us slow down a bit and just enjoy life when we travel to the area. Refreshing.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
While we are staying in our cabin, we always enjoy hiking up to Anna Ruby Falls and walk to the top. It's so close by and it's a great way to start our morning. Occasionally, we'll take day trips to Tallulah Falls and go on into N. Carolina to Dry Falls, Bridal Vail Falls and many more along the way. We are also close to Brasstown Bald and Clingman's Dome. There is just so much to visit and enjoy, you have to remember not to book your time too full, so you can just relax and enjoy the quiet times.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • Steaming Hot tub!

    Steaming Hot tub!

  • Back view of Cabin

    Back view of Cabin

VRBO #190224

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
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  • Calendar last updated 08/03/2015
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