Despite its small size, Helen is Georgia's third most-visited city. First-time visitors are awestruck by the classic South German architectural style visible in every building. Helen's beautiful cabin rentals, cobblestone paths, and natural splendor await in this quintessential German mountain town at the foot of the Blue Ridge Ranger.
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Select a filter and find an accommodation matching your criteria among all of the properties in Helen. Helen is the right spot to book an accommodation if you need internet access during your vacation or you want to tune out with some TV time, as the most frequently offered amenities are "Internet" and "TV." Three features that are not often provided are "Sauna," "Crib," and "Balcony/Patio."
The Weather in Helen
Above are the weather conditions for Helen. In June maximum temperatures go higher than 84°. However, temperatures can go lower than 27° in Helen in January. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is September.
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Accommodations for your vacation in Helen
While in Helen, make the most of those schnitzels, pretzels, sausages, and hearty beers. The German-influenced Bodensee Restaurant in downtown Helen is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Hofer's Bakery & Cafe is a must for its authentic Bavarian pastries and old-world bread.
The Old Heidelberg pub is Georgia's most-photographed building, where patrons enjoy an array of Bavarian delicacies, German music, wine and a great atmosphere. Those planning a day trip away from their cabin rental could pick up essentials at Betty's Country Store: there are home-made pies, cookies, Mississippi Mud Pie, chops, and black Angus steaks among other delights.
Fun with the kids
Kids will love Unicoi Zipline and Aerial Adventure Park which is Helen's largest zip line canopy tour. Take a tube ride down the scenic Chattahoochee River, and follow it up with a stately ride at Pegasus Horse Drawn Carriages in Helen.
The North Georgia Zoo & Farm, where baby animals can be fed and petted, is well worth a visit. Anna Ruby Falls lie In the heart of the Chattahoochee National Forest, perfect for a family day of trekking and fishing.
Why not book a cabin rental during Helen's Oktoberfest celebration in September and October? There's live polka music, chilled German ales, dancing, and new friendships galore. October also features "Gold Rush Days" in nearby Dahlonega (25 miles southwest of Helen) where visitors are thrilled by gold-panning, wheelbarrow contests, hog-calling sessions, and zesty parades. Twenty miles north of Helen is Hiawassee, which hosts the Georgia Mountain Fall Festival featuring flower shows and arts and crafts against a fantastic mountain backdrop.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Helen?
The price for Cabin and House rental in Helen is $104 per night.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Helen?
There are currently 869 vacation homes in Helen to browse and book for your next trip.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Helen?
The most popular amenities for home rentals in Helen include accommodations that have: Internet, TV, and Fireplace.
How many vacation rentals are in Helen?
Discover 869 vacation rentals available to book in Helen.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Helen?
Yes, there are 228 vacation homes in Helen that allow pets, with an average price of $354 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Helen?
June and July are typically the warmest months in Helen with temperatures around 84 °F. January and February in Helen are the coldest, with 27 °F on average.
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