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PRIVATE RETREAT WITH EXOTIC SPA IN THE CITY-NOT ANOTHER LIKE IT IN ATLANTA!

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bdrm, 2 ba private retreat with unique spa room, hot tub, sauna, steam shower

A click of your personal remote device will open the private driveway gate to your own parking space and entrance to your terrace level apartment in a beautiful, close-in Atlanta neighborhood - just 15 minutes from Midtown, Emory, CDC, Georgia Tech, downtown historic and contemporary sites. Shopping, golf courses, Stone Mountain Park, and all the professional and college sports events and concerts imaginable are nearby!

When 'at home,' though, enjoy the quiet, private comfort and amenities of a large terrace level apartment that includes spacious rooms, fireplace, granite kitchen, a pool table, game table, and large flat screen TV. Cable, Netflix, and free Wi-Fi.

One large bedroom has a California king size bed. Two additional beds are available for children or adults and can be placed wherever you like.

You'll REALLY feel special when you open the leaded glass doors to a separate, private wing, revealing an exotic spa room with an elevated hot tub, sauna, steam shower, lounge area, wet bar, and bathroom. In the evening, dim the lights in the dome ceiling of the spa room to create the mood for fun and relaxation.

Enjoy the same apartment that was occupied for four months in 2014 by an actor who was in Atlanta to star in a television series being filmed here!

The terrace level apartment is in a large, beautiful family home in a safe, quiet neighborhood. Interstate I-85, which is a two-minute drive away, leads right into Midtown and Downtown.

More Details

Owner
Sylvia Davidson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
8 December, 2017

About Sylvia Davidson

My husband and I are longtime Atlanta residents and are active in the community. So, we feel comfortable with making suggestions about things to do in the Atlanta area. We'd be happy to give directions to major tourist sites or to funky neighborhoods and restaurants. We've used VRBO many times over the last 15 years throughout Europe and USA and always enjoy having our own 'home' and getting to know neighborhoods in other places. That experience led us to offer our own unique private retreat as a 'home away from home' for other travelers!

Sylvia Davidson purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Sylvia Davidson chose Atlanta

First of all, Atlanta has been our home for most of our lives. It's a beautiful city, forested with an incredible variety of trees, shrubs, and flowers. First-time visitors to our city are amazed at how green it is - even inside the city limits! The property is practically surrounded with densely wooded areas, adding to the quiet, private feeling. However, it's close-in (inside the perimeter) and only 15 minutes from midtown, Buckhead, and downtown!

What makes this apartment unique

The location of the property certainly appealed to us from the first time we saw it. What really wowed us, though, was the spa wing of the house. The WOW factor, for sure!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Atlanta in Fulton County

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • This large, carpeted bedroom has a California King size bed with night tables, a desk, comfy chair, and antique armoire.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Order a mobile massage therapist to set up massage tables in the spa. Dim the lighting. Play some music. It's an exotic setting for that kind of experience!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(52 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.9038463 based on 52 reviews
Sydney Australia
5

Absolutely love the house and the hosts are the best

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay with Sylvia, we were here in June for over 3 weeks and Sylvia and Wendell were the best hosts ever. The apartment is absolutely gorgeous in June I brought my husband, daughter and mother with me, and loved the apartment and all the amenities, it was summer so we used the pool, hot tub and had a great time and it was an excellent base for exploring Atlanta. We loved it that much then when I returned with my son for 2 weeks in Atlanta I instantly rebooked the apartment with Sylvia and it didn't disappoint again. They were so helpful with anything we needed even loaning us a cooler so we could tailgate at the Falcon games. I will stay here every time I'm in Atlanta. I recommend this apartment to anyone wanting to stay in Atlanta. Sylvia and Wendell have now become friends are the nicest people you could meet, love to you both

I give both the apartment and the hosts 5 stars plus you will not be disappointed staying here

  • Review Submitted: 10-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here the week of Thanksgiving. We were in Atlanta to see our 2 sons who attend GT. The rental was everything you could ask for - clean, spacious, comfortable, well stocked kitchen and baths, and the awesome spa wing. We used the hot tub and saunas daily during our visit. The rental was large enough to handle our Thanksgiving dinner, as well as watching the football games on TV, and then playing pool and board games later in the evening. It was truly a relaxing getaway! The owners are extremely helpful and thoughtful. They provide all the necessities in their rental as well as local information on restaurants and shopping. We are planning to use this again when we visit Atlanta. It is superior to a hotel stay in every way imaginable. We would highly recommend this to anyone visiting Atlanta as you are only about 15 min from downtown.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just a great property and as advertised!

  • 5 of 5

The spa area was just wonderful and the location was perfect to downtown or the perimeter. Will certainly boon again in the future.

Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sacramento
5

Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a wonderful stay at the apartment. i have told many people about the place and how helpful and accomodating you were to us. We will definitely return when we come back to Atlanta.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing is not a good enough word

  • 5 of 5

Sylvia's hospitality was beyond amazing. The place was clean. If was the ultimate experience of being relaxed. Offered a lot of options if you wanted to stay inside the house like the spa, movies, pool table, or games. She listed the local restaurants and continuously checked in to make sure all was going well. You will most definitely want to book your next vacation here

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful convenient spot with private hot tub & pool

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was spacious, well-eqipped, secluded but not far from all Atlanta has to offer. The spa wing with hot tub, steam, shower and sauna was our favorite part. The kids loved the pool and diving board. Downtown is a half hour drive, close and convenient, although to be honest we didn't want to leave much! Perfect for a couple retreat or small family. (There is a small bed in the family room area and they can provide a second bed on request.) The family room area with TV and pool table is huge, plenty of room to spread out. The kitchen is a full kitchen with stove, fridge, dishwasher and deep sink. We ate most of our meals in, and the place was stocked with everything we could need. The property is beautifully landscaped. Really unique property and we can't wait to go back.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
I-85, I-285
Car: necessary

ATLANTA!! Loaded with historical, cultural richness! College and pro sports, world-class symphony, art museums, fabulous shopping, theme parks. Well-known tourist sights like the Coca-Cola Museum, Georgia Aquarium, Stone Mountain Park, corporate headquarters, beautiful neighborhoods, golf courses, etc.

Stay in a neighborhood, not in a sterile hotel that looks like all others. This is a quiet area of upscale homes and families; very safe, secure parking in your own space, right next to your door. You'll have your own remote control for the electronic gate in your own driveway. And, I-85, the highway to anywhere you want to go, is only four minutes away! Shopping and restaurants within a mile or two. Only 15 minutes from midtown, Buckhead.

A home away from home. Come and enjoy what others have discovered (see reviews)!

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Additional pricing information

Cancellation policy: 100% refund if cancelled 30 days or more before start date. 50% refund if cancelled 14 days or more before start date. This is a quiet retreat with lots of amenities for our guests but is not an appropriate setting for large gatherings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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