If you’re craving a honeymoon but don’t have the budget for Hawaii or Santorini, stay closer to home and let these romantic getaways in Georgia sweep you off your feet instead.
From all-inclusive resorts to the cutest bed and breakfasts you’ve ever seen…whether you prefer side-by-side massage tables or hitting the hiking trails–there’s something for every kind of couple on this list.
The Peach State is often underestimated, but Georgia is a land of plenty: charming historic cities, shockingly scenic beaches, and quaint rural escapes all waiting to be explored with your special someone.
Editors’ Picks: Most Romantic Getaways in Georgia
We’re traversing far and wide across the state to show you 16 stays practically pulled from the pages of a love story. Your whirlwind Georgia romance starts now!
It’d be easier to list the amenities Callaway doesn’t offer than everything that it does.
Nestled near the quintessential Southern small town of Pine Mountain, this indulgent, year-round resort in Callaway Gardens sprawls for a staggering 2,500 acres of outdoor fun.
Explore stunning hiking and biking trails, water sports on Robin Lake, a premier golf course, and the world’s largest man-made white sand beach all in one stay.
Even in the colder months, there’s plenty to enjoy. Pick pumpkins in the fall or marvel at a National Geographic-acclaimed light display around Christmas time.
When you need to unwind at the end of each action-packed day, the full-service spa will be waiting.
Book the “Massage Two Remember” for an unforgettable couples’ experience, then pamper yourselves with main/pedis, facials, and waxes before date night.
This charming Victorian building was built in 1880, boasting an antiques-filled library, parlor, game room, and cozy dining room where you’ll enjoy family-style, homecooked breakfasts every morning.
If you’re traveling for a special occasion, like an anniversary, just let hostess Judy know, and she’s happy to serenade you on piano as you eat!
Of the property’s five suites, the Walton Romance Room is a must-book. Original pine floors, a candle fireplace, and the cutest queen bed…everything about this space is swoonworthy.
Should you manage to leave the B&B, this area is surrounded by state parks, lush green forests, and plenty of peace and quiet, making it easily one of our favorite romantic getaways in Georgia for nature-loving duos.
With hundreds of rave reviews and one of the most picturesque properties of any of our romantic Georgia getaways, Chanticleer Inn in Lookout Mountain promises to send sparks flying.
It’s essentially an upscale take on the classic B&B, with stunning European-style stoneface wall cottages and a two-acre courtyard complete with a swimming pool, fire pit, and Bocce court.
Here, you’ll kick off each day with a full homemade breakfast and end on a sweet note with freshly baked cookies and desserts served every evening.
Add on one of their romance packages for extra treats, like champagne, chocolates, fresh roses, and custom keepsakes.
Off the property, dozens of Chattanooga area attractions, like Rock City, the Incline Railway, Ruby Falls, The Cravens House, and Cumberland Caverns make perfect romantic trips.
Prepared to be pampered? Well, Chateau Elan is “North Georgia’s wine country resort,” set on 3,500 acres of rolling mountain foothills and wooded forests just outside Braselton.
This luxurious stay spoils couples with a full-service spa and wellness center, championship golf course, and multiple dining options onsite.
Begin your mornings with artisan coffees at Le Petit Cafe, then slip into something fancy for an evening meal at the upscale steakhouse, followed by after-dinner drinks in an old-world speakeasy.
But perhaps the most romantic element is the chateau’s winery, one of the largest and most awarded on the East Coast.
Oenophile duos will love wine-tasting a range of locally-made premium bottles in this enchanting space.
Savannah is a city steeped in history, romance, and absolutely irresistible Southern charm, so it follows that at least a few of our favorite romantic getaways in Georgia ought to have this storied spot as a backdrop.
So as one of Savannah’s most historic luxury hotels and the USA Today Readers’ Choice winner of “Best Romantic Hotel” for four years running, Hamilton-Turner Inn is a no-brainer.
French Empire architecture and lavish common areas abound in this former private residence built in 1873—it’s truly a historic location.
You and your loved one can cozy up for chef-prepared breakfasts every morning and wind down with wine + hors d’ oeuvres pairings every evening.
For the ultimate couples’ getaway, reserve the romance package, which includes a three-course dinner, private carriage tour, floral arrangements, and a bottle of champagne.
This 4-star hotel is a short walk from Forsyth Park, where you can go for a romantic walk with your partner.
The phrases “romantic weekend getaway” and “beachfront hotel” are basically synonymous, so pack your favorite swimwear and get ready for a weekend of sun, sand, and breezy luxury on Jekill Island.
This spot is an Atlantic Ocean paradise found on Georgia’s stunning Jekyll Island, a barrier island about 1.5 hours south of Savannah.
Stay onsite to soak in the pool and oversized hot tub with deck service, stoke a bit of friendly competition on the croquet lawn or grab an al fresco lunch of fresh seafood.
Want to explore? Follow a footpath over the dunes for direct access to pristine beaches and marshland. The property offers free bike rentals so active couples can hit the extensive network of paved nature trails.
Leave all your stresses and responsibilities behind as you escape to this historic North Georgia getaway practically built for couples.
After all, nothing sets the mood quite like 3,000+ sprawling acres of woodlands set in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
The original manor and gardens at the center of this Southern estate were built by Godfrey Barnsley for his beloved wife, Julia, and still stand on the grounds today.
Reserve the Romantic Hideaway package at Barnsley Resort for a charming cottage stay, daily breakfast for two at the Woodland Grill, and rose petal turndown with a bottle of sparkling wine on your day of arrival.
Plus, you get $200 of resort credit put towards your choice of activities, from horseback rides to spa treatments for two.
The next of our romantic getaways in Georgia is tucked away in the adorable alpine village of Helen, known for its vineyards and Bavarian-style buildings.
Here, it’s time to unplug and tap into quality time for two. The cozy all-wood cabin features a loft queen bed, a walk-in shower, and a full kitchen.
Adventurous couples can embark on tubing, rafting, hiking, and mountain climbing excursions during the day, then return to ease their sore muscles in the outdoor jacuzzi. With lush treetops all around, the spacious deck feels perfectly private.
As night falls, get a fire going, snuggle up on the couch, and watch your favorite rom-com.
Comfort and privacy abound at this private, gated community in Eatonton, a quaint historical town set amidst the sparkling lakes and pristine woodlands of central Georgia.
Settle into a Tuscan villa complete with a plush king-size bed, a full kitchen outfitted with all stainless-steel appliances, a double vanity with luxury bath products, and the piece de resistance: a spacious balcony directly overlooking the lake.
With direct access to the shores of Lake Oconee, you can start your mornings with a refreshing swim or even rent a boat and take advantage of the private boat slip just at your doorstep.
A secluded cove and magnificent forest land on all sides set the stage for peace, quiet, and plenty of romance at this quintessential Georgia getaway for couples.
Boundary Waters Resort provides classic comforts right on the shores of beautiful Lake Chatuge–homey cottages outfitted with full kitchens, snug living spaces, and private decks overlooking the water.
Hop in a complimentary tandem kayak at sunset and paddle out to soak in the swoonworthy evening colors.
You can also hike a portion of the nearby iconic Appalachian Trail, go whitewater rafting, or head into the small town of Hiawassee for boutique shopping.
The name St. Regis speaks for itself. A staple when it comes to romantic getaways in Georgia, this luxury resort promises ultimate relaxation and reconnection with your special someone.
In the buzzy state capital, you’ll have “both state-of-the-art attractions and centuries-old landmarks” ready to explore and a chic suite to retreat to upon your return.
As for accommodation, the Deluxe Suite is perfect for pairs–spacious, bathed in natural light, and outfitted with a private Juliet balcony from which you can sip your morning coffee and admire the city lights after dark.
Meanwhile, the Butler Service is on hand to attend to every need. For a thoughtful extra touch, surprise your partner with a fresh bouquet of flowers or a personalized cake through the Delights Delivered program.
Although this is a list of romantic getaways in Georgia, we couldn’t help but pop down to Florida for this idyllic oceanfront getaway just 45 minutes south of the borderline.
Picturesque white-sand beaches, dunes, and Atlantic vistas unfold from your balcony, while a long list of amenities provides bonding opportunities galore.
Start up a friendly game of pickleball, head out on six miles worth of walking and biking trails, or hit the resort village for dining, shopping, mini golf, and a Nature Center.
The Romance Offer ups both love and luxury with two mini bottles of Moet & Chandon Rosé Champagne paired with a sweet treat, late check-out, and a concierge to help you arrange any special surprises.
Brasstown is one of those romantic Georgia getaways that strikes the perfect balance: luxurious without being pretentious and boasting extensive amenities at a price that won’t break the bank.
It’s a popular wedding venue surrounded by stunning views of the spectacular Blue Ridge Mountains, so you already know the atmosphere is made to send sparks flying.
The long list of outdoor activities in the North Georgia Mountains has something for every kind of couple, from more adventurous excursions like whitewater rafting and horseback trail riding to classics like golf, tennis, and bird watching.
Once you’re tired out, prep for date night with a visit to the Equani Spa, where you can indulge in body treatments, facials, soothing massages, and healing rituals indigenous to the Cherokee people.
This bright, modern 4-star property calls one of Georgia’s most beautiful areas home.
With Stone Mountain Park right at your doorstep, world-class hiking, golfing, water activities, and historical excursions are all must-dos.
Hotel guests receive half-off attraction tickets with their stay, so add a romantic ride on the cable car and a jaunt on the five-mile scenic railroad to your itinerary.
On the property, the Romantic Evergreen Escape package takes things up a notch with chilled champagne and house-made chocolate-dipped strawberries on arrival, plus accommodation in a lakeview suite.
For duos that love the outdoors, few couple getaways in Georgia can compete with this one-of-a-kind mountain retreat hidden away outside the tiny town of Tiger.
As the name suggests, cascading waterfalls surround the property, and you’ll fall asleep each night lulled by the sound of rushing water. During the days, well-maintained trails allow you to explore the surrounding forest and all its critters, wildflowers, and peaceful nooks.
Suites 3 and 4 are located on the lower deck that overlooks the waterfall, so you can sit side by side on a pair of rocking chairs, share a bottle of wine, and enjoy the best view in the house.
To end our list of romantic getaways in Georgia with a bang, we have to mention this oh-so-cute B&B found on the state’s beloved Tybee Island.
Book the top-floor Honeymoon Suite for sweeping ocean vistas from the large private balcony. In the room itself, enjoy a sumptuous king-sized bed and elegant clawfoot tub.
Southern hospitality is in full swing here. Each morning, fuel up with a hot, cooked-to-order breakfast and complimentary fresh-ground gourmet coffee. In the evenings, DeSoto hosts a 5 PM refreshment and cheese hour.
Spend your days cuddling in the sleeping porch hammock, drinking a glass of wine together, or soaking up the sun at the beach.
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