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Recent Helen reviews
Perfect Family Getaway
"My husband and I just returned from a 4 night stay at Mystic Hideaway with our two young boys. It was JUST what we were looking for: a unique cabin with tons of rustic charm but with all the amenities we're used to at home: wifi, flatscreens, etc. It was so cozy and the perfect size for our family of four. The deck with the outside eating area, hot tub, and grill was perfect. We did pilates out on the deck each morning and it was amazing. I still can't get over how perfect the weather was. There were so many fun things to do, from hiking to tubing to just wandering around in downtown Helen (which was right around the corner). The traffic was bad because it was a holiday weekend (which we expected), but once we got into downtown Helen, we never had an issue with parking or getting a table at a restaurant.
Also, the cabin was spotless. It was the cleanest rental I've ever been in. That was a very pleasant surprise!
One tiny note of caution: watch out for scorpions. We saw several inside and outside the cabin, and my son was stung by one. We also had a little mouse visitor, but that's just to be expected in the mountains.
Overall, I cannot praise Mystic Mountain enough. The owners are wonderful too - so great to work with.
Go stay here! We'll definitely be back."
Guest: Caleigh P.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 27, 2015
"I rented this cabin to get my 16-year-old daughter away from our home environment for a little while. She has been in a deep suicidal, depressive state for two years, and she has suffered off and on with it since she was eight years old. I was hoping a stay at this dream cabin would do her some good, but it did so much more than that. My daughter came alive as I have not seen her in years! She smiled a lot, she talked, and she expressed her feelings, and she looked at me, as if she were seeing me for the very first time and then gave me a huge hug! And I know it is due to the magnificence of this beautiful cabin, the peaceful surroundings, the sounds of nature, and watching and listening to the creek rushing by right behind the cabin. It was wonderful sitting on the screened in porch, covered up, and drinking hot chocolate. We roasted marshmallows in the firepit and made smores and just talked to each other. We built fires in the fireplace, watched movies, and sat in the hot tub. My daughter was surprised to find that the upstairs main bedroom had patio doors that led out to a patio with a view of the creek. We hardly ever left the cabin because everything (and I mean EVERYTHING) is there that you could possibly want and need, except food. And Helen is more like 17 to 20 miles, according to my calculations. My favorite memory will be the morning I was sitting on the couch, and I looked up and my daughter had just woken up. She was at the top of the stairs, fixing to come down, and she had a big smile on her face (that I haven't seen in over two years). I asked why she was smiling, and she lifted both arms up and said, "IT'S A GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL DAY!" My heart and my eyes have cried tears of joy watching her. Thank you for this awesome piece of heaven! We will definitely be back!"
Guest: Shelly F.Date of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: February 9, 2015
"Home away from home feel as soon as you walk in the door. All the reviews are accurate, you will not be disappointed. Everything is here that you will need. There is a tv remote on each side of the bed - how convenient is that. Carol, thanks for your fine hospitality, and sharing your comfortable, lovely home with our family. Look forward to our next stay..."
Guest: Glendon M.Date of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: November 17, 2014