Weekend Getaways from Atlanta

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  • Atlanta

  • Road Trip Travel

  • Wellness Travel

  • Nature Escapes

  • Relaxation

  • Sightseeing

  • Girls Getaway

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Curator’s statement

Whether you're seeking a serene mountain retreat or a charming coastal adventure, I can help you discover the perfect getaway destinations from Atlanta. In this guide, you will find exceptional hotels that promise to elevate your escape to the next level that are all within 2-5 hours of Atlanta. You will find the perfect Atlanta getaway here.

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Montage Palmetto Bluff

On 20,000 acres of South Carolina’s low country, this special resort is a playground of nature walks, golf and top notch cuisine.

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The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee

Upscale property overlooking Lake Oconee with elegant rooms and suites.

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Omni Grove Park Inn & Spa

A historic mountain resort in Asheville, North Carolina, offering luxurious accommodations, a world-class spa and stunning Blue Ridge Mountain views.

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Getaways from Atlanta

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High Hampton - Cashiers, NC:

Nestled amid the tranquil beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, High Hampton in Cashiers, North Carolina, offers a serene escape. It's an ideal destination for families looking to bond over outdoor adventures like hiking and fishing. Couples seeking a rustic yet charming getaway will find it perfect for a romantic retreat. Friends planning a girls' trip can enjoy the peaceful surroundings while enjoying quality time together.

Ritz Lake Oconee - GA:

The Ritz Lake Oconee in Georgia provides a luxurious lakeside retreat for those seeking a mix of relaxation and adventure. Families can indulge in water sports and golf, while couples can unwind at the spa or enjoy intimate lakeside dinners. It's a great option for groups of friends looking for a mix of pampering and outdoor activities.

Southall Farm and Inn - Tennessee:

Southall Farm and Inn in Tennessee offers a charming, rustic escape. Families can immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the countryside, and couples will find the cozy accommodations and farm-to-table dining perfect for a romantic getaway. It's also an excellent choice for a girls' trip, with serene surroundings and a focus on relaxation.

Montage Palmetto Bluff - Bluffton, SC:

Montage Palmetto Bluff in Bluffton, South Carolina, is a luxurious Lowcountry destination. Families can enjoy kayaking, paddleboarding and exploring the nearby coastal beauty. Couples can enjoy the river, spa treatments and fine dining. It's a splendid option for a girls' trip with its blend of relaxation and adventure.

Omni Grove Park Inn - Asheville, NC:

The Omni Grove Park Inn, perched in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, North Carolina, is a historic gem. Families can explore the stunning surroundings, and couples can unwind at the spa or on the golf course. It's also an excellent choice for a girls' trip with a fantastic spa.

Charleston Place - Charleston, SC:

Charleston Place in Charleston, South Carolina, invites travelers to immerse themselves in the city's historic charm. Families can explore the city's rich history, couples can enjoy romantic strolls along the cobblestone streets and friends on a girls' trip can savor Lowcountry cuisine and boutique shopping. This destination has something for everyone.

Old Edwards Inn - Highlands, NC:

Old Edwards Inn in Highlands, North Carolina, offers timeless elegance and tranquility. Families can enjoy spacious accommodations and outdoor adventures. Couples seeking a romantic escape will find it perfect for intimate getaways. It's also an ideal backdrop for a girls' trip, offering relaxation and opportunities to explore charming art galleries and boutiques.

Need to Know

Looking for more travel inspiration? Check out my guide, 5 Days of Luxury & Outdoor Adventure in Aspen, CO.

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