13 Best Cabins In Helen, Georgia, USA - Updated 2024

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If you are lucky enough to spend your vacation in Helen, Georgia, USA then you have to plan wisely to avoid missing out on the stunning events and attractive features. Trying their yummy pastries at authentic German bakeries, engaging in an adventurous family vacation at Dukes Creek Gold and Ruby mines, or enjoying breathtaking sightseeing at Anna Ruby Falls are just a few highlights. One of the biggest festivals you can’t miss, especially if it is slightly touched by a bit of snow, is Oktoberfest. Finding a special cabin that is close to beautiful scenery is an important aspect of your trip and fun getaway. Check out the following list of the best cabins in Helen, Georgia, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 29, 2024.

1. River Retreat (from USD 210)

Enjoy quiet and solitude in this riverside cabin in Helen, Georgia, that boasts a hot tub to soothe your muscles at the end of each day. The wooden deck overlooking the river is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee or listen to the sounds of nature at night. The property also features a fully equipped kitchen with a grill at the deck for outdoor cookouts. You can snuggle on the plush sofa on chilly nights and keep warm by the fireplace.

Don’t forget to bring quarters! There is an arcade machine where you play Pac-man and other games to experience 80s nostalgia.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
668 meters (0.5 ft) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

2. Cozy cabin with a hot tub (from USD 161)

This log cabin rental in Helen, Georgia, is perfect for a tranquil retreat in the woods. The wooden balcony overlooks the surrounding woods and is the perfect place to lounge and relax. Feel free to enjoy nearby attractions and activities, such as the Helen Waterpark, within walking distance. After a full day of fun, soothe your tired muscles in the hot tub on the deck while enjoying a view of your surroundings.

The property features a fully equipped kitchen and a TV that you can enjoy while keeping warm by the fireplace.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
246 meters (0.2 ft) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

3. Bear-themed cabin with forest views (from USD 125)

Not only is this cabin remarkable for its bear-inspired decoration, but also their cozy furniture has a contemporary touch to it and guarantees a relaxing retreat. The Bear Affair Cabin is the perfect location for a relaxing stay due to its charming outdoor living room, outdoor dining space, barbecue area, wood-burning fireplace, and soft-cushioned furniture. Loosen up your body’s fatigue after a long day of exploration in the giant outdoor hot tub garnished with the frame of nature.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
4.5 km (2.8 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
296 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the hot tub was a real treat and the sitting area was exceedingly comfortable
the outdoor living room was our favorite and we took a dip in the hot tub each night
the hot tub was terrific and the outdoor living room was where we spent most of our time
the bed was super comfortable
cabin was clean and comfortable
it was super clean nicely decorated and very comfortable
the cabin was clean quiet and adorable
it was clean quaint adorable and full of thoughtful touches
it was clean cozy and everything you would expect and more
the owner is so quick to respond with any questions too so that was really helpful and reassuring
the host is quick to respond and the "bear affair" cabin is very clean
patty's recommendations for food and groceries were helpful and we had a wonderful trip
communication with the host was super easy
great location and cute decor
the location was perfect - close to helen but secluded
great location for hiking and local tourist places
a very beautiful cabin that is perfectly secluded yet close to town
the cabin’s pretty secluded yet it’s close to so many things in helen
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4. Well-furnished hideout with hot tub (from USD 139)

This is a well-furnished pet-friendly cabin in Helen, Georgia, that is located in the woods and offers dazzling views of the surrounding woods. It comes with a plethora of quality amenities as it features a master bedroom with a king-sized bed, a room with two single beds, a living room with a queen sofa, a kitchen and dining table, washroom, air conditioner, heating system, and internet access. You can also enjoy your evening in a hot tub at the outdoor porch, gather around the outdoor fire pit for fun chats or have a barbecue party using the gas grill. The welcoming cabin is only minutes away from the fun downtown Helen attractions, delicious restaurants, and magnificent shops. Listening to the music of birds and water splashes from the stream makes for a quiet and relaxing experience.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
595 meters (0.4 ft) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
204 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the porch is comfortable with adirondack chairs rocking chairs grill jacuzzi and a picnic area
lol it was so comfortable
there is plenty of room there to have 6 people sleep and get around comfortably and easily
i'm so glad we didn't get a hotel room as they tend to be very cramped
it was clean and comfortable
the cabin is clean and well stocked
it was clean and user friendly
it was very clean cozy and perfect for our trip
very clean and great hot tub only one bathroom but very scenic
the host is great
she was very thorough and helpful with the directions and quickly answering any questions that i had
bonnie was a great host and quick to respond to questions
the host was very helpful in everything i needed
bonnie's hospitality was right on very helpful and thorough host
a cute little cabin in a great location
amazing location and cute cabin
the location is perfect being walking distance to town but still away in the woods
the location was perfect
great location and convenient to everything
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5. Light-filled luxury cabin with mountain views (from USD 275)

Literally, this is the ideal place to entertain your eyes and mind while admiring the beautiful mountain views and stargazing. Being a two-story with two bedrooms and three bathrooms, the picturesque mountain cabin for rent in Helen, Georgia, is perfect for a family of six or a cute double-date vacation. The entire cabin is stylishly furnished inside, with lots of adventurous experiences waiting at your doorstep and a cozy living area. Making your vacation more special, it is a pet-friendly property and offers a hot tub and a fireplace. The phenomenal time you’ll spend will make you feel as though you need a few more days to enjoy the fantastic views from each angle. As for its pet policy, this cozy dog-friendly cabin has additional terms where only a maximum of two dogs weighing no more than 30 lbs (13.6 kg) are allowed.

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5.28 km (3.3 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
217 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen is nice and has everything you need to prepare meals
The living room furniture also needed some updating
I counted 170 bats leaving the roof of the house at night
- big storms caused a power outage during our stay
The views were spectacular and the cabin was beyond cozy
Beautiful views Clean and spacious
Michelle has always been very helpful
but Michelle and Curt were quick to respond by reaching out to the utility company for us helping us locate lights and other supplies and calling to check on us until the power was restored
We arrived late into the night Maps (not google map)
Curt and Michelle are very responsive and helpful; very kind people
You can hear them from the interior of the house nesting during the day
far enough out to feel away and secluded
The location is nice because it's not too far out of Helen and local hiking trails but
The cabin is in a perfect location and is on a good black top road
Curt and Michelle are amazing
but other than that I loved it
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6. Spacious cabin with hot tub (from USD 385)

You wouldn’t want to leave after staying in this extremely spacious cabin with three bedrooms, a very useful and relaxing backyard, and a fully equipped kitchen. The beautiful cabin can accommodate up to eight people and is suitable for parties thanks to its spacious living space and the cozy stone fireplace. The backyard is equipped with various outdoor furniture like chairs, a private deck space, an outdoor dining table, a swing over the river, a fire pit, and a TV. The cabin also provides a hot tub and is suitable for fishing and tubing lovers. A short walk will get you to the heart of Helen. The cabin is found in the middle of an oak and maple tree forest and on the Chattahoochee River, allowing you to enjoy the brilliant green view and nature’s soothing sounds of the river.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
1.31 km (0.9 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
high definition tv is pretty standard these days
the cabin was very clean
owners were great to deal with
the owners were very quick to respond to any of my questions and very helpful
the owner was very nice and answered us quickly
if i was the owner i'd appreciate all feedback (positive and negative)
great cabin and location owners were great to work with and were quick to answer any questions we had
great property in an amazing location
awesome location and just a quick walk from all the shops and restaurants in helen
definitely wiil come back to this place
the chattahoochee charmer is in a great location walking distance to helen
the outside space is really wonderful and it is so convenient that it is walking distance to helen
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7. Four-season cabin with views of Lauren Mountain (from USD 151)

A cabin you can visit at any time of the year and still enjoy the breathtaking sights and dazzling mountain views. You can visit Unicoi State Park & Lodge in the summer, enjoy the colorful foliage in the fall, sight-see mountain Laurel view in the spring, and hope to witness white snow in the winter from your fireplace in the cabin. This beautiful cabin rental has two bedrooms that can accommodate four people, one bathroom, hot tub on the private back porch, air conditioner, and a fireplace in the living area. It is a short distance from the center of Helen and Chattahoochee River.

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6.35 km (4.0 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
97 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
what a beautiful cabin very clean and comfortable
it was a very nice and clean cabin
the unit was clean charming and everything was so nicely kept
a little run down and a little dirty but i cleaned it real good when we got there
it was very clean very well stocked and ready to enjoy
the owner was extremely helpful and made us feel quite at home
the owner communicated everything with clarity and detai and very accomidating to our needs
sadie was so helpful
if you like the outdoors this cabin location is ideal for such activities
it is close enough to town to enjoy the shops and nice restaurants
this cabin is really a great place to get away from it all
this was a great place to create wonderful memories with our children
if your are looking for a great place to stay at reasonable price this is it
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8. Riverside retreat with hot tubs (from USD 262)

This welcoming and comfortable vacation rental consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a well-equipped kitchen (including a dishwasher, cooking utensils and a microwave), a living room complete with a sleeping sofa, and could accommodate up to six guests. The fancy cabin also provides a washer, dryer, two TVs, WiFi, two hot tubs, air conditioner, heater, fireplace, linen change, and towels. Located on the Chattahoochee River, this river cabin is a short walk away from popular attractions like Unicoi State Park, Anna Ruby Falls and Appalachian Trail and many more. It is also a few minutes away from downtown Alpine Helen and the Oktoberfest Festhall. Prepare for an authentic nature escape as the cabin also showcases picturesque views of the horse pastures and Hamby Mountain.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
1.52 km (1.0 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We enjoyed the river view on one side and horses across the road on the other side
2 children we opted to have the kids use 2 blow-up mattress's on the floor in the upstairs loft
We leave this wonderful cabin in the morning
Having five people 3 adults
Living Room seating uncomfortable not large enough for four adults Otherwise outstanding
The cabin was very clean
The cabin was in excellent condition and very clean
very clean and comfortable Location was perfect
The cabin was just as pictured
I have allergy issues and didn't experience any issues our entire stay which can't be said for
Great communication with property owner
The owner was great to work with and really made us feel right at home
The owner has been wonderful to work with as he lives nearby in case you need anything
very cozy & very comfortable Both inside & out is just beautiful Even with the rain
We had a wonderful time and would love to visit again in the summer
The location is perfect for walking to the downtown area
the cabin location is perfect
Though it's quite near downtown Helen
We were close enough to walk downtown
We enjoyed watching tubers pass from the deck
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9. Relaxing abode best for families (from USD 175)

Being a perfectly suited cabin for families, this accommodation has cozy bedrooms, a well-furnished kitchen, and neat bathroom, which all contribute to it being the ideal catch. This place offers a private escape and is an incredible location for guests who love to go around as a short walk will get you right to Helen’s attractions. After a long joyful day of hiking to the falls, you can have a restful time in the hot tub.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
489 meters (0.4 ft) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
A comfortable home away from home feel
Everything was provided as stated and working
Had all amenities we needed
and i would say walkable to downtown Helen
The cabin was absolutely adorable
It was very clean and well maintained
Stocked with everything you need and very clean Porch with rockers a great place to start your day and
hot tub was nice after hiking all day enjoyed the gas fireplace as well cozy beds
I hope the check in process was as good for you as it was for me Other than the emails
We had a problem with the cable TV and Dave the property owner drove over the same morning to fix it
We especially enjoyed the hot tub after a long day of hiking
Combining birthdays and Oktoberfest is a winning combination Enjoying both with friends is extra special especially in a fun town and cozy cabin
short walk to shopping restaurants
too Enjoyed the BBQ grill also
Nestled out of the way in Helen GA
Love the location of this cabin: close enough to enjoy all the towns festivities but far enough out to enjoy some peace and quiet
next time we stop in Helen
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10. Bear Creek Lodge & Cabins

Bear Creek Lodge & Cabins offers pet-friendly cabin rentals that are all equipped with a dining area, a seating area, a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, and a patio. Some of these cabins also have a fully-equipped kitchen. Guests have access to the barbecue grills and facilities if they’re in the mood for some barbecue. To make things even better, Bear Creek Lodge & Cabins doesn’t charge any pet fees so guests are free to bring their pets along for the ride.

There are also complimentary bikes that guests can use to traverse the surrounding area and woodland. Speaking of woodland, there are numerous nearby hiking trails and cycling trails. The cabins are also close to Hardman Farm, Raven Cliffs Falls, Andrews Cove, and Yonah Mountain.

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Bear Creek Lodge and Cabins in Helen Ga - Pet Friendly, River On Property, Walking Distance to downtown Helen

Wifi Available

Address: 219 Escowee Drive
1.86 km (1.2 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost

Parking Pets allowed Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Fishing Family rooms Free parking

11. Blue Creek Cabins

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Blue Creek Cabins is a family-owned business that offers a wide variety of romantic, cozy, and pet-friendly cabins that are guaranteed to give different kinds of travelers an unforgettable and relaxing vacation. Blue Creek Cabins takes pride in its excellent management services and the cozy feeling that the beautiful cabin rentals provide.

Some amenities you’ll find in these fantastic cabins are a fireplace, TV, sound system, DVD player, fully-equipped kitchen, hot tub, and fire pit. These quality amenities are complemented by magnificent views of the waterfront, mountain, or forest. As for nearby places, Blue Creek Cabins is close to a number of fishing spots, gardens, and hiking trails.

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12. Well-equipped cabin with panoramic views

The spacious and luxurious cabin, located on the Chattahoochee River, can accommodate six guests in its three bedrooms with large windows and each with a queen bed. Designed to allow the guests to experience a comfy stay and private getaway, it has plenty of space, two bathrooms, a hot tub, a well-equipped kitchen complete with an oven, microwave, dishwasher, and a coffee maker. It also offers bathroom essentials, WiFi, TV, washer and dryer, a heating system, a patio, and a balcony. For fishing lovers, this riverfront cabin is an opportunity you can’t miss as you can’t be any closer to the river. Attractive natural features surround the cabin which makes for lovely views.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
1.4 km (0.9 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
Entire cabin 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

13. Romantic loft with hot tub

A romantic escape awaits you in this cozy one-bedroom cabin. It is a one-bedroom style loft with a large hot tub on the open veranda, a whirlpool in the bathroom, an easily managed stone fireplace, and flat screens in the living room and bedroom. The essentials and fun amenities that are provided include WiFi access, bed linens, kitchen, shampoo and towels, central heating, and air conditioning.

Your vacation getaway will be much more fun, since the colorful Bavarian Village of Helen, downtown Helen, and Horse & Buggy riding are all 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the cabin, while Anna Ruby Falls is 2 miles (3.2 km) away.

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Helen, Georgia, United States
2.67 km (1.7 mi) from Cool River Tubing - Chattahoochee Outpost
341 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed and pillows were like sleeping on a cloud
perfect for two people but wouldn’t recommend more there is just a bed in the loft
the cabin was spectacular very comfortable bed and wonderfully relaxing bathtub
we had an awesome stay at debra's place it was super tidy and very cozy
we found the place adorable and comfortable
very clean and quite place to stay
it was very clean bed is very comfortable
wonderful surpassed our expectations very clean and romantic
the cabin was clean and made our vacation so peaceful
very clean comfortable and i really enjoyed myself during myself
deb was a great host with quick response to any questions
jeff was a great host
highly would recommend this cabin and host for any trips you have in mind
very friendly and personable host
lovely cabin with homey and romantic touches great host great location and a wonderful get-a-way
great location very close to helen
cabin was in a great location close to town but still tucked away
wonderful location and beautiful hone to stay in
the cabin is also perfectly located - it’s close to the majority of trails and wineries
we had an excellent time very close to eating and downtown
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Explore, hike, eat, party, and then relax in a cozy cabin

In order to have the best cherry to your adventurous day, it is extremely important to finish off your day at a comfy and clean cabin to recharge your batteries. Staying at one of these cabin rentals will surely allow you to have a marvelous experience.

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