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Helendorf River Inn and Conference Center

#6 of 18 Hotels in Helen
Certificate of Excellence
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33 Munich Street, Helen, GA 30545
Helendorf River Inn and Conference Center
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right downtown, right on the River. The rooms were nice and the amenities as well. The price is good and competetive to the rest. Everything that Helen has to offer is within a stone's throw. The staff accommodating.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a warm and friendly place this is! We stayed in the Tower Suite, our room was clean, convenient to everything and quiet. The staff was very friendly and attentive. We look forward to visiting again soon perhaps with the whole crew in tow :) The wi-fi was a bit off..but hey, we all survived just fine before wi-fi!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room # 227. We needed a ""as close to the ground floor room"" as possible. This room was just a few steps up with a lovely view of the parking lot. Very Very Quiet. Just want we wanted. Comes with microwave & a refrigerator that's killer cold...Nice place, our group used the conference room which was serviceable. If we go... More 

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Eclectic, Alabama
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9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only reason the Helendorf got a 4 star from me was their location. Located directly on the Chattahoochee River in the alpine village of Helen Georgia, with rooms that open to the walk along the river bank a perfect holiday setting. The room was good sized, we had a double queen. There was a kitchenette with a small refrigerator,... More 

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The Helendorf River Inn is an exceptional choice for lodging in Helen and offers much more than a place to sleep. The Helendorf is not the Ritz-Carlton nor a 5-star resort but a charming 3.5 to 4 star accommodations. Overall the Inn has seen a fair share of updates and modern amenities added as the room has been renovated in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We were very excited about staying here after reading reviews, but after arriving, a little disappointed. The best thing about the hotel is the location. Everything is within walking distance. The parking lot was small. The rooms were average. The pool was heated, but you have to walk outside to get to. There's no bathrooms in the pool area nor... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the junior suite for our honeymoon; room had a river side balcony with fireplace and jacuzzi. Hotel definitely needs some remodeling done, and the room had a weird smell (which Im guessing is because it's an older hotel). Wasn't worth the price we paid, wish we would've just got a standard room. Great location and everything within... More 

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Navarre, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We planned to visit with a pet. When I called they girl was extremely nice and said they would honor the Groupon price with the additional charge for the dog since you could not book pet friendly rooms on Groupon. She told me about the property as well as the area. When I called back to reserve the room the... More 

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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Right in the middle of Helen, Ga, you can walk anywhere in town and park at hotel with no parking problems. I have stayed here four times over the years and will revisit when next in Helen which I really enjoy. Balcony second floor rooms overlooking the little creek is fun and you can sometimes see rafters floating down the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Renovated Rooms, Great Views, Amazing Prices, Friendly Staff, Free Continental Breakfast (if you're into Continental) and Best Location. My mom and I came in the dead of winter & found this place the best part of our trip. What else is there?

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