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15 Most Romantic Getaways in Georgia

Could your relationship use something unique and fun to help you reconnect with each other in a relaxing and romantic environment? When I lived in Georgia, I encountered many lovely places that would be perfect for a couple’s trip because of their natural beauty and southern charm.

Here are some ideas for romantic getaways in Georgia to inspire a future trip with the one you love.

The Cloister at Sea Island, Sea Island The Cloister at Sea Island
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The Cloister at Sea Island, Sea Island

One of the best couples resorts in Georgia, The Cloister is a unique Georgia hotel located on 50 lush acres of a private island. It is a romantic resort with a pool, restaurant, in-room dining, and private beach access. The rooms are designed with unique architectural features, and couples can spend their days at the spa, tennis center, and five-mile stretch of private beach across the street.  With seven stunning cottages in a boutique lodge atmosphere, this charming hotel is surrounded by the sea, river, and saltwater marshes. There are also championship golf courses by the hotel and lots of other fun recreational opportunities, including horseback riding, kayaking, and biking.

Key Amenities:

  • Private island setting

  • Five miles of private beach across the street

  • Adventure opportunities like kayaking and horseback riding

Lucille’s Mountain Top Inn and Spa, Sautee Nacoochee Lucille’s Mountain Top Inn and Spa
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Lucille’s Mountain Top Inn and Spa, Sautee Nacoochee

Lucille’s offers a romantic and relaxing getaway spot for couples in Northeast Georgia. The hotel is just outside of the town of Helen and near some wonderful wineries. Couples enjoy the serene setting, complimentary gourmet breakfasts, fresh desserts made daily in the evenings, and a variety of award-winning wines and local beer. There are mountain-view and valley-view rooms at the inn, with the mountain-view ones being especially romantic because of the bubble massage tubs and see-through fireplaces.

Key Amenities:

  • Gourmet breakfasts and freshly made desserts

  • Rooms with massage tubs and fireplaces

  • Near local wineries and quaint villages

Hamilton-Turner Inn, Savannah Hamilton-Turner Inn
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Hamilton-Turner Inn, Savannah

Hamilton-Turner Inn is a historic luxury hotel just off Lafayette Square in Savannah. It is a popular hotel for couples in Savannah because of its Low Country charm, personalized experiences, and location near many Savannah attractions. You can enjoy southern-style breakfasts in the dining room and meet other guests at the complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres sessions in the early evening. There are cozy guest rooms and a three-bedroom carriage house here, and some rooms have clawfoot tubs and fireplaces. For a really special stay, book the romance package that includes a three-course dinner, a restaurant voucher, flowers, champagne, and a private carriage tour.

Key Amenities:

  • Southern breakfast included

  • Complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres

  • Themed packages for romance

Barnsley Resort, Adairsville Barnsley Resort
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Barnsley Resort, Adairsville

One of Georgia’s top spa resorts, Barnsley Resort is a historic estate in Adairsville, Georgia that makes a perfect couple’s escape. The resort is set on 3,000 acres of land so that you and your partner can connect with nature, adventure, and each other. There are multiple dining options onsite and a tranquil spa with 10 treatment rooms. The Barnsley Resort has spacious guest rooms and suites in a pedestrian-friendly, English-inspired village setting. Book one of the charming cottages with a wood-burning fireplace and clawfoot tub for a special stay. This is also a pet-friendly resort with a pool, 378-acre golf course, and fitness center.

Key Amenities:

  • A 3,000-acre property surrounded by nature

  • Cottages with fireplaces and tubs

  • Spa with tranquil treatment rooms

The St. Regis Atlanta The St. Regis Atlanta
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The St. Regis Atlanta

Enjoy a five-star experience with the one you love at this AAA Five Diamond hotel in the affluent Buckhead neighborhood. St. Regis Atlanta offers a resort-style pool, exquisite dining options, and butler service that has been a hotel tradition for over 100 years. You and your partner can enjoy afternoon tea at the hotel, sip cocktails at the bar, savor a fine dining experience in the Garden Room, and indulge in poolside service in a casual atmosphere. There is a tranquil spa at St. Regis and also a fitness center on the seventh floor.

Key Amenities:

  • Luxurious rooms with butler service

  • 40,000 square foot pool with poolside dining

  • A tranquil spa and multiple dining options

Chateau Elan Winery and Resort, Braselton Chateau Elan Winery and Resort
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Chateau Elan Winery and Resort, Braselton

Couples who enjoy fine will love staying at the Chateau Elan Winery and Resort. A top-rated spa resort in the U.S., this hotel is in the rolling foothills of Georgia and spans 3,5,00 acres of land for your getaway. It has multiple restaurants onsite, a world-class spa, and golf and tennis clubs. There are over 30 wines crafted at the Chateau Elan winery, which offers guided tours, tastings, and private events. The onsite dining options range from an Irish pub to a Southern-style chophouse.

Key Amenities:

  • Elegant French county estate setting

  • Over 30 wines crafted by the on-site winery

  • Multi-bedroom private villas and spa suites

Jekyll Island Club Resort, Jekyll Island Jekyll Island Club Resort
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Jekyll Island Club Resort, Jekyll Island

If you want to plan a couple’s trip in the Georgia islands, a stay at the Jekyll Island Club Resort might be perfect for you. Here you’ll experience Georgia’s unspoiled coastline in a beautiful island setting that is timelessly elegant and has expansive grounds. At the Jekyll Island Club Resort, there are two pools, six dining venues, and beach access. You can stay at the Jekyll Island Club for traditional guest rooms and suites, the island cottages for a historic mansion home experience, or the Jekyll Ocean Club with oversized suites and breathtaking ocean views.

Key Amenities:

  • Beach access and multiple pools

  • Multiple dining options onsite

  • Rooms, suites, and cottages to fit your travel style

The Whitley, Atlanta The Whitley
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The Whitley, Atlanta

For a luxurious couple’s trip in Atlanta, consider booking accommodation at The Whitley. This southern-style hotel is sophisticated and in the Buckhead area of the city. The hotel has spacious guest rooms, including luxury suites. There is a restaurant and bar onsite that specializes in southern-inspired dining, while there is also complimentary tea and coffee served each morning and in-room dining available. The spa at the Whitley features a Himalayan salt room and fitness center in addition to the treatment rooms.

Key Amenities:

  • Convenient Buckhead location

  • A Southern-inspired restaurant

  • An on-site spa with couples treatments

The Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain The Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens
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The Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain

Couples will find award-winning accommodation at Callaway Gardens, which has modern guest rooms and suites with a view of the lake, woodlands, and garden. The lodge also offers a swimming pool, cabana-style bar, hot tub, and a serene setting near Robin Lake Beach. There is a spa at Callaway Gardens where you can book a couple’s massage and enjoy quality time together. There’s also a romantic room service menu offering truffles, macaroons, fresh mini-pies, and wine. Other onsite dining options include a down-home southern country kitchen, a charming garden eatery, eclectic southern fare, and a tap room with cocktails.

Key Amenities:

  • Set near a lake beach

  • A spa offering couple’s massage packages

  • On-site lodge restaurants and in-room dining

The Hotel Avalon, Alpharetta The Hotel Avalon
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The Hotel Avalon, Alpharetta

For your next romantic getaway, consider staying at the Hotel Avalon for graceful and modern southern hospitality in Alpharetta. This hotel offers a second-floor rooftop pool and a seasonal pool bar with cabanas. The hotel also offers select BMW house car services, a fitness center, valet services, and a great restaurant onsite. There is a wide range of rooms and suites here with a residential feel and luxurious bathrooms. With a booking here, you’ll also be within walking distance of excellent dining options and retail shops so you can explore the area without having to take out your car.

Key Amenities:

  • Southern hospitality with residential-style rooms

  • A rooftop pool with a pool bar

  • Walkable location near shops and restaurants

Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa, Young Harris Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa
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Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa, Young Harris

The Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa has elegant rooms and is surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is a North Georgia destination that is just two hours from the Atlanta metro area. At this resort, couples can enjoy the spa and games of golf. There are also horse stables so you can go riding on the resort’s five miles of trails on a unique excursion. The resort has traditional guest rooms in the main lodge and private cottages in the woods.

Key Amenities:

  • Spa with Cherokee-inspired treatments

  • Stables onsite to go horseback riding

  • Located among the mountains, two hours from Atlanta

The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront, Savannah The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront, Autograph Collection
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The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront, Savannah

Nestled among Cobblestone streets and the riverfront, the Bohemian is a Marriott-brand hotel that is romantic for couples. It is in the heart of the city’s historic district and is a boutique hotel filled with original artwork and colonial-inspired décor. You’ll love the rooftop bar and terrace for sipping cocktails and sampling small-plate fare. The hotel also offers a fitness center, free Wi-Fi, and pet-friendly rooms for dogs weighing up to 80 pounds.

Key Amenities:

  • Southern charm near the scenic riverfront

  • A rooftop bar with cocktails and small plates

  • Dog-friendly, even for large dogs

The Partridge Inn, Augusta The Partridge Inn
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The Partridge Inn, Augusta

The Partridge Inn is an Augusta hotel filled with history and unique rooms and suites for guests. It retains much of its original character and charm while offering complimentary amenities that include Wi-Fi, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, and two lounge and bar areas. There are pet-friendly rooms here so that couples don’t have to leave their furry friends at home. Dine on locally sourced ingredients at the restaurant on site that celebrates a modern twist on traditional southern cuisine. Meanwhile, the rooftop bar offers panoramic views of downtown to go with your cocktails and small plates.

Key Amenities:

  • Unique rooms filled with charm and character

  • Southern-style cuisine and a rooftop bar

  • Pet-friendly rooms

Barefoot Hills, Dahlonega Barefoot Hills Hotel
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Barefoot Hills, Dahlonega

Barefoot Hills is a a boutique hotel that puts couples so close to outdoor activities and the vineyards in Georgia’s wine country. There are standard guest rooms available at Barefoot Hills, as well as lodging in a log cabin, lodge, or eco-cabin. Outdoorsy couples often stay here to explore the Appalachian Trail nearby and also take advantage of nearby opportunities for rock climbing, kayaking, fly fishing, golfing, boating, and mountain biking.

Key Amenities:

  • Opportunities to stay in a log cabin or eco-cabin

  • Close to outdoor recreation

  • Near wine country and Dahlonega attractions

Tybee Island Inn, Tybee Island Tybee Island Inn
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Tybee Island Inn, Tybee Island

At the Tybee Island Inn, couples will experience southern comfort and hospitality in a location that is just a short walk from the beach. The hotel is also just two blocks from the Tybee Lighthouse. The rooms here are decorated with inspiration from the sea and equipped with private baths, air conditioning, and cable TV. It’s a comfortable place to come back to after a day at the beach with your lover. For couples looking to renew their vows or celebrate a honeymoon, the inn can accommodate your romantic desires with special details to make your trip memorable.

Key Amenities:

  • Just two blocks from the beach

  • Rooms inspired by the sea

  • Friendly, southern hospitality

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