It’s easy to see the benefits of living in Atlanta, GA. The city is full of culture, great dining, special events, and work opportunities. However, it can get tiring being in the city day in and day out. Getting away from the hectic bustle of Atlanta and closer to nature can be just what the doctor ordered. When you and your partner are stressed out from your daily grind in the city, consider these romantic getaways near Atlanta to relieve your tension and renew your spirits.
Just an hour and a half away from Atlanta is Clarkesville, GA in the North Georgia Mountains. Clarkesville is a place with plenty of small town charm and beautiful surroundings. It’s also home to Glen-Ella Springs, the perfect destination for romantic getaways near Atlanta. Our North Georgia Mountain inn has luxurious and comfortable accommodations as well as a rustic elegance that will make you feel a world away from your everyday stress. With state parks like Tallulah Gorge providing opportunities for all types of outdoor recreation nearby, a getaway to Clarkesville is the ideal way to decompress.
North Georgia Mountain Activities
A number of outdoor activities are popular in the North Georgia Mountains. These activities include zip lining, fly fishing, trout fishing, hiking, and horseback riding. There are also a number of antique shops and other stores in the area as well as historical sites and museums. Another popular activity is touring the Georgia Wine Highway.
When traveling to the North Georgia Mountains for romantic getaways near Atlanta, Glen-Ella Springs is the ideal place to stay. Our Clarkesville inn has 16 beautiful guest rooms in four room types to suit all of your needs:
The most spacious of all of the rooms and suites, the Penthouse Suites are located on the third floor of the Inn. Each is individually decorated for a unique atmosphere, but they all feature king beds, gas fireplaces, private baths with jetted whirlpool tubs, shared sitting rooms and balcony porches, luxury sheets, mini fridges stocked with beverages, custom milled bath products, spa inspired robes, and private entrances.
There are two of these large suites on the property. Each has a bedroom, a bathroom with dressing area, and a sitting room. There is a king bed in the sleeping area of the suite and a queen sofa bed or twin daybeds in the sitting rooms. The rooms also feature the luxurious linens and bath amenities mentioned above.
These first and second floor rooms have a beautiful view of the wooded portion of the property. Each room has a king bed, desk with chair, and two comfortable chairs for lounging.
The Queen Rooms are located on the main floor as well as the second story. They feature a queen size bed, desk with chair, and a comfortable chair for relaxing. The rooms open up to a shared covered porch overlooking the pool, gardens, and meadow on the property.
Glen-Ella Springs is also home to one of the best dining establishments in the North Georgia Mountains. Our Restaurant features innovative dishes in a rustic yet elegant country atmosphere. The Restaurant is open beginning at 5:30 pm most evenings. You’ll also be treated to an amazing full breakfast each morning of your stay.
We are passionate about giving our guests the best possible experience possible, and we look forward to sharing that dedication with you soon!