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- Best Overall: Studio Cabin Near Jasper – See Rates at Airbnb "Resort amenities include golf courses, tennis courts, indoor and outdoor pools, and boat rentals."
- Runner Up, Best Overall: 2-Bedroom Cabin Near Blue Ridge – See Rates at Airbnb "In summer, you’ll spend much of your time outside in the rocking chairs on the covered porch, or unwinding in the hot tub on the deck."
- Best Budget: Affordable Studio Cabin Near Athens – See Rates at Airbnb "In summer, spend afternoons on the back porch enjoying serene woodland views, or cuddle up in front of the wood-burning stove in winter."
- Best Family: Treehouse Cabin on Lookout Mountain – See Rates at Airbnb "The cabin includes bunk beds for the kids, and a collection of children’s books, toys, and games."
- Best for Romance: Cozy Couples’ Cabin Near Helen – See Rates at Airbnb "In the evening, a third deck on the lower level turns up the romance with a fire pit and hundreds of twinkling fairy lights."
- Best Luxury: Luxury Mountain Cabin in Morganton – See Rates at Airbnb "There’s also a pool table in the basement, and a covered porch with a sunken, four-person Jacuzzi."
- Best for Large Groups: Riverfront Log Home Near Blue Ridge – See Rates at Airbnb "Hang out at the riverside gazebo with its wood-burning fireplace; or on one of the cabin’s many decks or patios."
- Best Dog-Friendly: Mountain Cabin with Fenced Yard in Blue Ridge – See Rates at Airbnb "The cabin’s remodeled interior boasts quality furnishings including leather seating, high-thread-count sheets, and high-speed WiFi."
- Best Urban: Cabin Near Atlanta Zoo, Atlanta – See Rates at Airbnb "Expect oak scrap hardwood floors, whitewashed shiplap walls, and quaint powder blue accents."
Our Top Picks
Best Overall: Studio Cabin Near Jasper
1 sofa bed
With a five-star rating on Airbnb, this Superhost-owned cabin is located just over an hour’s drive north of Atlanta in the gated mountain community of Big Canoe. The community’s resort amenities include golf courses, tennis courts, boat rentals, and both indoor and outdoor pools, so there’s no shortage of activities here.
The cabin’s open-plan layout is ideal for a couple or a small family, and it charms with exposed beams and mahogany hardwood floors. Floor-to-ceiling windows look out over elevated lake and mountain views, while a gas fireplace provides warmth in winter.
Prepare tasty meals in the fully equipped kitchen, or cook out on the deck using the propane grill. After dinner, retire to the hot tub for a romantic stargazing session. The rental even comes with a SmartTV, so relaxation and entertainment are easy.
Runner Up, Best Overall: 2-Bedroom Cabin Near Blue Ridge
Part of a rustic community near Blue Ridge in northern Georgia, this two-bedroom log cabin is the ideal choice for a family getaway or couples’ retreat, thanks to its spacious size and its host of amenities. Both of the cabin’s Queen-sized beds have memory foam mattress toppers, while the living area comfort with a stone fireplace and entertain with a Roku TV and a Bose stereo.
The fully-equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, and if you don’t feel like cooking, you can order a hearty Italian meal from the Superhost owners in advance.
In summer, you’ll spend much of your time outside in the rocking chairs on the covered porch or unwinding in the hot tub on the deck. There’s a large fire pit next to the creek, and direct access to the famous Benton MacKaye Trail, if you’re in the mood to explore the mountains around the Blue Ridge area.
Best Budget: Affordable Studio Cabin Near Athens
This rustic studio cabin near Athens has excellent reviews, with travelers praising its cleanliness, peaceful surroundings, and the amenities provided by the Superhost owner.
Inside, the wood-paneled space is divided between a Queen-sized bed and a generous living area. Use the Wi-Fi to stream your favorite series on the Apple TV, as you unwind after a day in the wilderness.
The kitchen is suitable for preparing simple meals thanks to the hot plate and microwave, but it is without a full stove. In summer, spend balmy afternoons on the back porch enjoying serene woodland views or cuddle up for romantic evenings in front of the wood-burning stove in winter.
Best for Families: Treehouse Cabin on Lookout Mountain
4 Twin beds
1 sofa bed
Located at the top of Lookout Mountain near the Tennessee border, this treehouse-style cabin charms families with whimsical decor and fun architectural features including a fun trap door and a cozy bay window.
The cabin includes bunk beds for the kids, and a collection of children’s books, toys, and games. Toddlers are catered for with a travel crib and high chair – which makes your packing lighter – while outlet covers give you peace of mind.
Outside, multiple decks provide plenty of space for safe, outdoor fun. Inside, the main living room has a large TV and comfy armchairs. Accommodations are simply decorated with baby-blue walls and wood-finishings, giving the cabin an updated but still homey feel.
Fix delicious meals in the kitchen, then sit down together around the large family dining table. Other perks include laundry facilities and free on-site parking.
Best for Romance: Cozy Couples’ Cabin Near Helen
Situated four miles outside Helen, just south of the state’s border with North Carolina, this studio cabin is custom-made for romantic weekends away. The one-acre plot is adorned with native trees, a softly burbling creek, and rhododendrons that bloom in early summer, so the nature of Georgia is on full display here.
Soak up your surroundings from the wicker armchairs on the front deck, or from the hot tub on the screened-in back deck. In the evening, a third deck on the lower level turns up the romance with a fire pit and hundreds of twinkling fairy lights.
Inside, the cabin is beautifully decorated with floral prints and colorful linens. Turn on the gas fireplace and bond with your other half while cooking together in the well-equipped kitchen, or watching TV from the comfort of the King-size bed.
Best Luxury: Luxury Mountain Cabin in Morganton
2 Twin beds
1 sofa bed
Part of an exclusive mountain-top community near Morganton, about an hour outside of Gainesville, this luxury cabin comes with everything you need to explore your surroundings including backpacks, coolers, and mountain bikes.
The main living area overlooks stunning mountain views through wall-to-wall, double-story windows. Kick back in front of the 50” TV, lay a fire in winter, or sit down around the giant dining table to enjoy a spread prepared in the gourmet kitchen.
Want to dine al fresco? Fire up the top-of-the-range grill in the outdoor living room, with its grand stone fireplace and comfy couches. There’s also a pool table in the basement, and a covered porch with a sunken, four-person Jacuzzi, so the cabin spoils you with relaxation and fun, as far as in-house amenities go.
Best for Large Groups: Riverfront Log Home Near Blue Ridge
2 Twin beds
With six bedrooms and four King beds, this luxury log cabin is ideal for reunions and couples’ retreats. The home is located off the banks of the upper Toccoa River, which lies on the northern border of the state and is known for its excellent trout fishing, tubing, and kayaking, so there is plenty to do here during the warmer months.
Hang out at the riverside gazebo with its wood-burning fireplace or on one of the cabin’s many decks or patios. Highlights include an eight-person hot tub and a game room with a pool table and Xbox, which are an excellent way to spend the day should the weather not permit you to enjoy it outside.
The home theater allows for all forms of entertainment, while the gourmet kitchen is made for large-scale catering with a six-burner range and double ovens. It is possible to host parties and special events here, but you’ll need prior permission and will have to pay an additional fee.
Best Dog-Friendly: Mountain Cabin with Fenced Yard in Blue Ridge
Located on the outskirts of Blue Ridge, this cabin welcomes dogs with a pet fee of just $50 for your entire stay. Unlike most Georgia cabin rentals, it has a large, fenced yard – ideal for allowing your dog to enjoy the outdoors in safety.
You’ll enjoy spending time outside with your four-legged friend, either around the fire pit or on the screened-in porch. There’s also a propane grill for outdoor cooking and a hot tub for extra relaxation. The cabin’s remodeled interior boasts quality furnishings including leather seating, high-thread-count sheets, and high-speed Wi-Fi.
You can watch cable TV in both bedrooms and the living room, while the kitchen has everything you need to self-cater in style. A crate is provided for your dog when you go off-site, making it convenient to travel.
Best Urban: Cabin Near Atlanta Zoo, Atlanta
1 sofa bed
This stylish studio combines the rustic atmosphere of a country cabin with the urban excitement of the state capital, Atlanta. Located within walking distance of Zoo Atlanta, the cabin is recognized as an Airbnb Plus property for the high quality of its interior design and amenities: expect oak-scrap hardwood floors, whitewashed shiplap walls, and quaint powder blue accents.
Spread your ingredients out on the kitchen’s butcher-block counters, then sit down to savor your creation at the breakfast bar. There’s a pull-out sofa bed in the living area and a private second-story porch for soaking up the sunshine in summer. Other useful facilities include a washing machine and dryer, Wi-Fi, and free parking.