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5 Reasons GMR is More Than A Place To Stay

Our exclusive partnership with Xplor!e creates more memories for your visit to Helen and the Northeast Georgia Mountain. So what does that mean? It means Georgia Mountain Rentals‘ guests receive one free adult admission to Free Fun Activities for every night they stay in one of our vacation rental properties. That’s right. You get one free pass per activity each and every day of your vacation, giving you access to the most popular local activities and attractions.

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Frog Eats Moon during Total Solar Eclipse

How many remember the last time you were able to witness the Total Solar Eclipse? One thing is for sure, if you saw the last Total Solar Eclipse in Georgia, you were 47 years younger than you are today! The last Total Solar Eclipse to pass through our state was on March 7, 1970. The next big evening is just weeks away! We are busy here at Georgia Mountain Rentals, planning and organizing our Valley Viewing of the Total Solar Eclipse passing through the Northeastern corner of Georgia, including Helen and Sautee Nacoochee on Monday, August 21, 2017. (more…)

Hiking Waterfalls and Seeing Rainbows near Helen, Georgia

While we have all sorts of water activities in and around Helen during the summer months, the waterfalls are accessible all year long. I recommend that our guests hike at least one trail, easy or strenuous, to one of the beautiful waterfalls in the area. Did you know we have over 100 waterfalls in the Northeast Georgia Mountains? You are so close to abundant waterfalls and rainbows at Georgia Mountain Rentals! (more…)

Eerie Silence & Darkness expected in Northeast Georgia

Guests will be traveling to the Northeast Georgia Mountains from all over the globe for the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse. This is The Astronomical Event you don’t want to miss! Astronomers and Skywatchers are excited to participate in what North America hasn’t experienced in almost 40 years. In fact, some have been looking forward to this event for more than a decade. Join the Eclipse Chasers when the first Total Solar Eclipse occurs in Helen and Sautee, Georgia. (more…)