Where to stay around Helen?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 712 holiday lettings near Helen. From 444 cabins to 136 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Helen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Helen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Helen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cottage Vineyard and Winery: 667 holiday lettings
  • Black Forest Bear Park: 807 holiday lettings
  • Unicoi State Park: 843 holiday lettings
  • BabyLand General Hospital: 658 holiday lettings
  • Raven Cliffs Falls: 855 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Helen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cabins in Helen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 444 cabins in Helen. Our other popular types of Helen holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 136 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 25 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Helen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 56 holiday homes with pool available in Helen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Helen, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Helen is a small town, located to the north of the state of Georgia, USA. Set deep within the North Georgia Mountains, the most southerly point of the mighty Appalachians, the town’s close resemblance of a Bavarian alpine town has made it a popular tourist destination amongst local, inter-state and international holidaymakers alike. To cater for the town’s steady influx of visitors, tourists looking to spend their holidays in Helen will discover that the settlement and its surroundings boast a good choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation. There are apartments and chalets, many built in the traditional alpine wooden style to reflect the scenic surroundings.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Helen, USA

    Being a popular tourist destination, visitors spending their holidays in Helen will discover that the town plays host to a number of annual events and festivals. Particularly popular is the Oktoberfest, held in the autumn months when, as the trees turn vibrant autumnal shades, the town becomes especially scenic. The town’s annual summer hot-air balloon festival is another popular tourist draw. Helen is also a popular base from where walkers, cyclists and horseback riders can explore the nearby Chattahoochee National Forest. Here, as well as discovering the region’s indigenous fauna and flora at close quarters, tourists may also marvel at the Ann Ruby Falls, a popular local beauty spot.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Helen, USA

    After enjoying the many natural attributes of this part of Georgia, visitors spending their holidays in Helen may wish to visit the state’s capital and largest city, Atlanta, wish is less than a two hour drive to the south. Here tourists will discover a broad choice of attractions and amenities, to suit all interests, tastes and budgets. Perhaps Atlanta’s most popular landmarks and tourist draws are the High Museum of Art, The Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Site, The Bohemian style shops and boutiques of Little Five and Margaret Mitchell House and Museum, the former home of the writer of the hugely popular and successful film - ‘Gone With The Wind.’ Also close by are the World of Coca-Cola and Georgia Aquarium, the world’s largest indoor aquarium.

    Weather in Helen, USA

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Helen will discover that the town has a mainly warm, humid, climate. This means that summers can be hot, with temperatures often reaching the early-thirties degrees Celsius, although due to the town’s elevation, winters can be much cooler, with temperatures averaging between 5 and 15 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall of 45 inches is pretty evenly distributed throughout the year.

    Travel to Helen, USA

    Travellers from the UK looking to spend their holidays in Helen will be pleased to discover that there are regular and direct flights from London Heathrow (LHR) to nearby Atlanta International Airport (ATL). These Trans-Atlantic flights are operated by British Airways and Delta Airlines.

    Activities and attractions in Helen

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and inner tubing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Helen has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Helen Waterpark (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Smithgall Woods State Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Sautee Nacoochee Vineyards (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Dukes Creek Falls Trail (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Yonah Mountain Trailhead (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Serenity Cellars (5 mi / 8.1 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Helen

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Helen 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 centre:

    • Unicoi Hill Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Unicoi State Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Raven Cliffs Falls (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Anna Ruby Falls (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Anna Ruby Falls (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Vogel State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)