LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION...on the Hiawassee River
The Hiawassee River Retreat is set on 16 acres along side the rushing Hiawassee River and centrally located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. A year round recreational dreamland, and minutes from the towns of Hiawassee, Helen, and Blairsville, GA and just a stones throw from Hayesville, Highlands, and Franklin, NC.
- By Car: The Hiawassee River Retreat is located on Highway 17/75, just two hours north of Atlanta, GA or two hours southwest of Asheville, NC.
Lake Chatuge, Brasstown Bald, The Appalachian Trail, The Great Smoky Mountains and the Chattooga River are just a few of our regions most favorite spots to visit. All within a few minutes drive from our cabins.
The Hiawassee River Retreat currently has 11 individual cabins, each providing all the comforts of home away from home. Each cabin has its very own unique furnishings, gas fireplaces, full kitchens, private bathrooms and comfy cozy bedding. Covered porches, barbecues and picnic tables are located through out the property.
Other amenities include the Retreat Covered Pavilion and Conference Center, a meeting facility equipped with a full kitchen, a common recreation area, a covered grill large enough to cook for the family reunion, a campfire area, and trails along the river, perfect for walking or spending the afternoon floating in a tube on your own lazy river.
For the outdoor enthusiasist we offer free fishing to all registerted guests. Bring your fly rod and fish your day away.