Every once in a while, all we need is a little rest and relaxation. Our lives get busy and before we know it we are just going through the motions. If this sounds like you, then why not take a weekend to rejuvenate yourself — check out these spots, some of the best weekend getaway spots in Georgia! More in the mood to have a wild weekend? Take a look at some of the best things to do in Atlanta!
Experience Southern charm at the Sea Island
For more than 80 years, Sea Island has welcomed guests from all around to experience true Southern hospitality. Two of its resorts, The Lodge and The Cloister, have made it to the list of “the top ten resorts in the Continental U.S.” by Travel + Leisure’s 2015 World’s Best Awards. Guests will definitely need an extra day or two to do all the activities offered by this 5 star resort.
Have an unforgettable time at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa
Whether spending the entire weekend inside the resort or exploring the city, guests are guaranteed to have an unforgettable time at the Westin Savannah. This world class resort is strategically located on the Savannah River offering the best views of the city and the historic Savannah River District. Guests will enjoy the wide array of activities from playing a round of golf to the complimentary water ferry ride to River Street.
Be transported to the French countryside at Chateau Elan Winery and Resort
From the moment guests drive through the gates of Chateau Elan, they will be transported to a French countryside. Sitting on a 3,500 acre land, this award winning resort is sprawling with vineyards that have been planted since 1981. Guests can sample Chateau Elan’s famous wines at the winery tasting and tour.
Have the perfect hideaway at the King and Prince Beach and Golf Resort
The King and Prince opened as a seaside dance club in 1935 before becoming a hotel in 1941. This historic resort found in Saint Simons Island has received numerous awards and accolades throughout the years. Guests can enjoy a range of activities while staying at this beautiful resort from playing a round of golf to lounging by the pool overlooking the beach and the Atlantic Ocean.
Spend a fun-filled weekend at Jekyll Island Club Hotel
Jekyll Island Club Hotel was once home to the Georgia Club, an exclusive club for the world’s richest families like the Morgans, Rockefellers and Vanderbilts in the early 1900s. More than a hundred years later, this historic resort has become a premier destination for recreation and relaxation. Guests can have an adventure-filled weekend from exploring the island and taking history tours to playing golf or horseback riding along the beach.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city at Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa
Just two hours north of Atlanta, Brasstown Valley Resort is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. This world class resort offers spectacular views of North Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. Whether playing golf or horseback trail riding, Brasstown Valley has something for anyone and everyone.
Relax and unwind at Azalea Inn and Villas
This charming bed and breakfast inn located in Savannah is a favorite among travelers from near and far. Guests can relax by the garden which features indigenous plants from the 19th century. Or, they can unwind while sipping wine by the pool.