Top rated rentals — Rabun County
Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Rabun County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rabun County with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Rabun County

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Rabun County a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Old Edwards Club (20.7 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Helen Waterpark (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Yonah Mountain Vineyards (25 mi / 40.2 km)
  • Tiger Mountain Vineyards (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Kingwood Resort Golf (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Andy's Trout Farm (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rabun County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rabun County is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Black Rock Mountain State Park (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Lake Rabun (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Lake Burton (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Tallulah Gorge State Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Minnehaha Falls (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Dry Falls (16 mi / 25.8 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Rabun County?

From luxurious houses to basic cottages, Vrbo has properties to suit all sorts of tastes and budgets. Here are some of the top vacation rentals in Rabun County:

  • "Newly Updated, Dog Friendly, Long Range Views": If you're searching for someplace in Dillard with 4 bedrooms and plenty of charm, this escape will tick your boxes. Amenities include wheelchair accessibility and a kitchen.
  • "2 Weeks In August Now Avail Lakefront Pet Friendly Kayaks": Stay a week or so at this option in Clayton and take advantage of books, nearby ecotour services and more. It has 3 bedrooms to accommodate your family and friends.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Rabun County vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Rabun County?

You need only take a peek inside our tiny house vacation rentals in Rabun County to recognize that great things really do come in little packages. Smartly designed to maximize every spare inch of space, these mini digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Get away from it all and get back to basics at "Secluded Log Cabin Tiny House In The Woods And On Lake Russell". This property in Elberton packs plenty of comforts into its compact space, such as an oven and a garden.
  • "Red Tiny House In The Mountains" in Clayton is another excellent pick. Lowered locks and nearby hunting activities will help make your getaway even more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Rabun County?

We've got an impressive range of log cabins in Rabun County. Whether you're seeking a basic log cabin or something more luxurious, these retreats are designed to put you in touch with nature. Here are two popular options to consider:

  • Located in Screamer Mountain, "New Rustic Clayton Log Cabin W" perfectly blends comfort and outdoor fun. Take advantage of the convenient amenities here, including an oven and a fireplace.
  • Let your inner Davy Crockett run free at "Come Enjoy Log Cabin Life In The North Georgia Mountains". This log cabin in Dillard will put you in the heart of the outdoors while offering amenities such as a garden and a porch.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Rabun County?

While big extravagant trips are epic, there's something so refreshing about heading off on a weekend getaway. These rentals in Rabun County are ideal for just that:

  • "E Ranch Is A Modern, Creek Side" - Situated in Scaly Mountain, there's oodles of wonderful stuff to see and do on the doorstep of this rental. Handy amenities like coffee and tea making facilities and internet services make this getaway even sweeter!
  • "Cabin - "take A Paws" With Rolling Long" - This is another terrific place where you can relax and unwind for a couple of days. Take advantage of a phone, nearby birdwatching activities and more during your short but sweet stay at this Scaly Mountain property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Rabun County?

Ditch the lifeless hotel room and select one of our studio apartments in Rabun County. Here's where you can stay in your own digs and experience your next travel destination like a local:

  • "Red Tiny House In The Mountains" in Clayton fits loads of enticing features into its single room space, including off-street parking options and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Full of character and offering more privacy than a huge hotel, "Cabin - Relax At Rabun Gap Retreat" is another tempting option. It's located in Chattahoochee National Forest and comes with cable/satellite TV services and winery tours.

Can I find short term rentals in Rabun County?

With Vrbo's terrific selection of short-term rentals in Rabun County, you're sure to find a property to suit your needs. Whether you're searching for somewhere to kick back on your own or to catch up with the family, these options are tough to beat:

  • "E Ranch Is A Modern, Creek Side" in Scaly Mountain is an ideal place for a short-term stay. It's close to the town center, so you'll be able to see all the top sights without having to travel too far.
  • "Cabin - "take A Paws" With Rolling Long" also welcomes short-term guests. Spend a day or two at this property in Chattahoochee National Forest and find out why it's a favorite among many travelers.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Rabun County?

If you really want to wow your special someone, take them someplace special! Organize a romantic weekend getaway in Rabun County at one of these retreats and watch the sparks fly:

  • "Newly Updated, Dog Friendly, Long Range Views" in Dillard was just made for lurrrve. It's full of nice touches, including a fireplace and beauty services.
  • Alternatively, cuddle up together at "2 Weeks In August Now Avail Lakefront Pet Friendly Kayaks". A fireplace and winery tours add to the idyllic ambiance of this Clayton property.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Rabun County?

If you're thinking about taking that special trip away, don't travel by yourself; bring the whole gang along. You'll have loads more fun sharing the adventure with your friends and family. These vacation rentals in Rabun County are ideal for large groups:

  • "Lake Rabun Rental - Classic Waterside Home And Boathouse": With 5 bedrooms, everyone can RSVP "yes" to you at this popular retreat in Lakemont. A kitchen and a firepit are among the many amenities offered here.
  • "Beautiful Lodge, 4 King Bedrooms": This property in Sky Valley has 4 bedrooms, so you won't have to leave anybody off your guest list. A fireplace and a swimming pool are some of its many highlights.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Rabun County?

There's a good selection of houses with a pool in Rabun County, so don your swimsuit and get set to spend your days enjoying yourself in the water. Here are some top-rated options we think you'll love:

  • The pool at "Red Tiny House In The Mountains" is guaranteed to add another level of fun to your getaway. Located in Clayton, this vacation rental also features on-site watersports and a fridge.
  • Relax by the water while the kids splash about at "Tree House Views, Hotub, Wifi". This property in Screamer Mountain features a range of conveniences to keep your crew comfortable, such as a separate dining area and towels.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Rabun County?

Family time is important, which is why we'll help you find a place where you can reconnect. Whether you're planning an adventure with the kids or reuniting with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in Rabun County are just the thing for unforgettable get-togethers:

  • Get your favorite people under the same roof at "Newly Updated, Dog Friendly, Long Range Views". Located in Dillard, this retreat has 4 bedrooms and amenities including a dining table and childrens activities. It can comfortably sleep up to 10 people.
  • "Book Now For Fall 2023 Will Open For Booking Sept 1. Kayaks" in Chattahoochee National Forest will also lay out the welcome mat for the ones you love. Accommodating up to 9 guests, this property features 3 bedrooms, childrens activities and a separate dining area.

When it comes to family-friendly attractions in Rabun County, Minnehaha Falls is loved by many. Be sure to organize a visit and find out why it's a favorite.