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Unicoi State Park & Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1788 Highway 356, P. O. Box 849, Helen, GA 30545
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Ranked #8 of 18 hotels in Helen
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
2395Deb Atlanta, Georgia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great location for a quiet getaway with nature or a quiet place to stay in proximity to active Helen, Georgia. It's a secluded, woodsy area with great hiking trails. The food at the restaurant is great, especially the breakfast buffet. The rooms are small, bathrooms are very small, and much of the carpet and fixtures throughout the... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were looking for a quick get-away in the No. Georgia mountains and chose Unicoi Lodge as it was near a craft fair. We stayed in one of the lodge buildings (versus cabin or campsite) - the room was generous size with sink in bathroom and another outside bathroom. Plenty of counter space and room to make coffee. Desk, chair... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

For the guest ratings and the price, you would expect a very nice hotel. It's the opposite of that. The hotel lodge rooms are dated, musty smelly and remind you of a roadside motel of the 1960's. Ice machine did not work. Water was off when we came back to room, took hours to repair and front staff seemed unconcerned... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to visit our son during his intersession break from summer camp. The cabins looked nice on the website so we gave it a try. Awful! The cabin was dark and musty. The chair in the living room had a major stain on it. The linoleum floor in the kitchen was cracked and missing pieces with sharp edges. The... More

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Carrollton, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved a tent walk in camp site on the 4th of July. As we were setting up the tent, two deer walked through eating about 15 feet from us. That was great. Pros: The site had plenty of shade, was set up nice with a fire pit ,plenty of space,not right on top of the next camper. Cons: had... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Camping lots not kept clean bathrooms in disrepair and not Clean such a great location just a shame is being run by a private company and is underfunded and not being kept up I suggest you go to Vogel State Park

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Kennesaw, GA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The lodge, which is located inside Unicoi State Park, looks to be from the late 70's or 80's. It is a solid structure -- made with plenty of metal and cinderblock (like a school or military building). There are no elevators, only stairs (on the inside of the building), so if you have mobility issues, be sure to request a... More

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

rooms were nice, great walking trails, close to Helen. The restaurant offered only a buffett, the food was not hot and sitting for a while. It would have been nice to order from a menu and get freshly cooked food. Great scenery and location. Would go there again.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Lots to do in the area. Enjoyed an excursion to Dahlonega, and inside the park, plenty of forest and water to enjoy. At night, we had a good dinner in the lodge. We also enjoyed sitting around the bonfire outside lodge and toasting marshmallows. All in all, an enjoyable park stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Been coming to Unicoi for about 12 years now. Great place to stay and there is a little of everything around for someone to do. Not hard to find what you wanna eat great family place. The fishing is a mustso is the hiking. Close to many towns so you can always have a different adventure everyday

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Address: 1788 Highway 356, P. O. Box 849, Helen, GA 30545
Location: United States > Georgia > Helen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Unicoi State Park & Lodge 3*
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Also Known As:
Unicoi State Park Hotel Helen
Unicoi State Park Lodge And Conference Center Helen
Unicoi State Park Helen

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