Want to go on vacation, but don’t want to leave your pet behind? Problem solved! The pet-friendly hotels in North Georgia offer a wonderful way to take your furry friend along. From picturesque lakeside cabins to inns in charming towns, there are dog-friendly hotels in Georgia that fit different vacation desires.
Below, we’ll explore North Georgia cabin rentals with pet-friendly rooms, look at hotels that accommodate four-legged friends, and check out the fun things to do in each of these beautiful locations.
Pack the leash and book your stay! Humans and dogs are in for a treat at these sweet spots.
Escape to the North Georgia Mountains in One of These Charming Cabin Rentals
Lake Rabun Fish Camp Cottages | Lake Rabun, Georgia
A personalized experience for you and your pets in a tranquil setting—lakes, waterfalls, outstanding hiking trails and water sports.
Lake Rabun Fish Camp Cottages are a popular pet-friendly vacation spot. This location is part of the Lake Rabun Hotel & Restaurant that specializes in family vacations that include your pets.
These North Georgia cabin rentals with pet-friendly rooms are designed with an open floor plan. They feature a large open outdoor deck where your dog doesn’t feel constrained and has views. Both guests and their pets feel special at Lake Rabun.
On arrival, your dog will find its own water bowl with its name on it, toys, treats and a list of dog-friendly walking/hiking trails, including nearby waterfalls, lakes and rivers. The dog-friendly waterfall hiking trails are among the most scenic in North Georgia and are close to Fish Camp. Angel and Panther Falls are just a short drive away and so is the world-famous Tallulah Falls Gorge.
Location: Lake Rabun is in the Art Village of Lakemont, a pleasant 2-hour drive from Atlanta to the North Georgia Mountains. Fish Camp pet-friendly cabins are off the main roads, secluded and peaceful with a little pond. It’s centered around enjoyment of nature and relaxation.
Amenities: Tucked away in private green woodlands, the pet-friendly cottages have everything you’ll want on a family vacation. Each is charming with two bedrooms, Queen & Full beds, living room, dining area, fully equipped kitchen and a large deck with a gas grill. Outside there’s a large open area with a stone fire pit to roast hot dogs, smores. After a day full of outdoor adventure and good exercise, it’s time to sit back around the fire, enjoy some downtime, fresh mountain air, quiet, peaceful sounds of tree frogs and cicadas welcoming the night with your family, friends, and your dog.
An added benefit is The Lake Rabun Hotel & Restaurant front desk concierge is happy to help you plan other vacation adventures during your stay, which may include pontoon boat, canoe, kayak rentals, horseback riding, zip-lining, fishing, among many others.
Quality Inn Downtown Helen | Helen, Georgia
A comfortable stay in a charming town.
Next on our list of pet-friendly hotels in North Georgia is Quality Inn. This inn, located in the heart of North Georgia, offers travelers a peaceful break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The central location of this hotel means a number of attractions are within walking distance. Travelers will find the charming downtown area a perfect place to stroll along with or without four-legged friends. For nature lovers, outdoor sports like tubing and hiking are available. To top it off, you can unwind with wine tasting at the many vineyards nearby.
Location: Slip into relaxation on the quiet Chattahoochee River in the Alpine town of Helen. This Bavarian-themed town takes its inspiration from the villages of Germany, complete with the building style of their downtown shops and restaurants.
Amenities: Quality Inn Downtown Helen strives to provide an affordable and comfortable stay. Amenities include a free continental breakfast, WIFI, and an outdoor pool to name a few. Also, each guest room is equipped with a coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator.
Bend of the River Cabins & Chalets | Dahlonega, Georgia
Long term rentals and extended stays for families with pets.
Get out of the city and surround yourself with the natural beauty of Georgia at Bend of the River Cabins and Chalets. Aside from its charm, Dahlonega’s claim to fame is that it was the site of a major gold rush in the United States, twenty years prior to the California Gold Rush. Bend of the River’s pet-friendly cabins in North Georgia are situated along the rushing Chestatee River. The cabins offer easy access for fishing and swimming in the clear river waters.
Location: Bend of the River is located one-hour North of Atlanta between “Gold Rush” Dahlonega and “Alpine” Helen, Georgia. Dahlonega is a charming National Register town. It is located near multiple wineries, including Cavender Creek Vineyards, where visitors can sip on blends while listening to live music.
Amenities: Visitors come to Bend of the River to soak in the scenic beauty and unwind. Enjoy tubing on the river and hiking through the Blue Ridge Mountains. You’ll find abundant wildlife, including deer and wild turkeys around the grounds. Each cabin is stocked with linens and towels as well as a washer and dryer.
Guests can take advantage of the kitchens with appliances and paper products. Or move the dining outside with the gas grill that each unit features. Keep in mind that this location does offer some pet-friendly cabins in North Georgia, but not all of the units accommodate pets!
Hotel Indigo | Athens, Georgia
A full-service hotel in a lively college town.
As a college town, Athens is peppered with many excellent restaurants and shopping opportunities. It’s an active cultural hub with a lively music scene and a rising culinary reputation led by their own James Beard awarded chef, Hugh Atcheson.
Location: Hotel Indigo is in the heart of downtown Athens. Athens lies about 70 miles (110 kilometers) northeast of downtown Atlanta. The University of Georgia, the state’s flagship public university, is in Athens and contributed to its initial growth. When you stay at Hotel Indigo Athens University Area in Athens, you’ll be in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of University of Georgia and Classic Center.
Amenities: Hotel Indigo is both sophisticated and dog friendly with a gift package for its furry friends at check-in. A maximum of two dogs are allowed per room. It’s a full-service hotel ideal for travelers who desire an escape from the ordinary. Guests can relax at this pet-friendly hotel and enjoy a cup of coffee at the Golden Bean Coffee Shop or cocktails at the full bar. Spacious guest rooms feature hardwood floors, spa-like bathrooms, luxurious linens, LCD televisions, and a work desk (though we recommend relaxing on your stay).
Don’t Leave Your Furry Family Members Behind
We hope this list of dog-friendly hotels in Georgia gave you some ideas for your next vacation. You don’t have to choose between an idyllic location and your pets. North Georgia cabin rentals with pet-friendly rooms make vacationing with pets a breeze.
Your furry family members are welcome at the Lake Rabun Fish Camp Cabin Retreat. With activities that you and your pets can do together, it’s the ideal place for a pet-friendly stay. Book your reservation by calling the Lake Rabun Hotel & Restaurant at 1-800-398-5134.