Settle in at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Helen, GA to be near downtown Helen, Unicoi State Park and all the delights of northern Georgia’s mountains. Pop out for shopping expeditions at Helen’s Bavarian-themed stores or for unforgettable meals at eateries like Hofbrauhaus Restaurant. A soak in our heated whirlpool tub will soothe your aches so that you’ll fall right to sleep in your spacious room. Looking for more privacy? Consider upgrading to a romantic suite with a fireplace. In the morning, join us for the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast featuring fresh waffles, grits, fruit and more.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
On a chilly mountain evening, warm up in the hot tub or heated indoor pool. Sit down and relax in front of our lobby fireplace with a book from the Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM, and enjoy free cookies, coffee and hot chocolate anytime you're passing through. On Thursdays and Fridays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., join us for hot hors d’oeuvres and your choice of soda, beer and wine** at the Be Our Guest Reception. Our amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Leave the crisp mountain air outside and snuggle into a quiet, affordable room or suite just off Main Street. In the morning, brew a steaming cup of coffee and check your email using our free Internet. Our room amenities include:
Looking for a romantic getaway? Reserve one of our King Specialty Rooms. You can enjoy all our standard amenities plus these:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Scoop up Southern favorites like biscuits and gravy or fresh grits at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Prefer a lighter, more European style? Try our cereals, assorted breads or yogurt as well as piping-hot coffee and tangy juices. Nearby eateries like Troll Tavern and Alt Heidelberg Restaurant serve a variety of lunch and dinner cuisines.
Things to Do in Helen, GA
A Bavarian village in the Appalachians, Helen is the perfect getaway for couples or families. Outdoor activities like hiking, tubing and horseback riding appeal to the whole family while carriage rides and hot air balloon trips can make your romantic weekend one to remember. Nearby can’t-miss attractions include:
Unicoi State Park – A 10-minute drive north of our hotel takes you to Unicoi, home of the famous Anna Ruby Falls. Ride the rapids, hike the mountain trails, or swim in the lake.
Cool River Tubing – Rent a tube and take an unforgettable voyage down the Chattahoochee River. Families with kids, couples and groups of friends can all enjoy the tubing options and the exciting ziplines. The fun starts just steps from our hotel.
Nacoochee Village – Taste a local wine, browse through an art gallery, and shop at stores like The Willows Pottery. One mile southeast of our hotel, Nacoochee is the best place around to shop for antiques.
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Groups & Meetings
Usher up to 170 of your guests into our hotel’s flexible event space, offering free Internet access, audiovisual equipment and more. Your wedding, anniversary celebration or corporate conference guests will be near area attractions like Anna Ruby Falls, Helen’s unique shops, and the savory European and American dishes at nearby specialty restaurants.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Proud recipient of the
2015 President's Award.