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Enota Mountain Retreat

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We travel extensively in our 34' RV with our 3 young children (3, 6, 9) and Enota has made it near the top of our list of favorite spots. With many sites located right on the several natural streams running thru the park it lends to both a peaceful and relaxing experience but tons of fun for the kids. We...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pro's: The natural beauty and serenity offered at Enota Mountain Retreat is by far worthy of any safety risks.. Full hookups r a +, 40ft rig friendly, a bit rustic, dirt bumpy roads = mud or dust, friendly staff, you'll need to hike to see the sight's, trout stock pond, quiet (but then we were only 1 of 4-5 campers...

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Spring Hill
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived today in our 35 foot MotorHome, and were assigned to a site close to the main office (Lodge). This camp ground is ideal for those who just want to get close to nature: we are next to a rushing babbling brook, with excellent WiFi, but don't have any cable or broadcast TV. Not all sites have WiFi, so...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

I try to be honest and fair on all my reviews as i travel several times per year. But I would be doing a disservice by not giving this a review and letting others know of my experience. As someone else said,...... #1 I should have been suspicious of the "pay in full" when booking and..... #2 the overall representation...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent nights of 4/22 and 4/23 there in my 23' RV. Everything is as advertised. Laid back. Friendly staff. Full hookups. Nice bathhouse. Great place is family friendly. Almost feels like a commune, in the good sense.

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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

This is the one of the most GORGEOUS places I've ever been! Words can't explain the joy I felt when we found this oasis, coming off the AT. Debbie (manager) is sweet as pie!! She went above and beyond with accommodations and every need, showing what TRUE southern hospitality is all about. Everyone on the staff were friendly and courteous,...

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Carrollton, Georgia
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

This was our 3rd trip to Enota and we love it every time. We have never had any complaints but it seems now they have a lot more Staff and things are more well maintained than ever. We met the manager Debbie and she was amazing and super on top of things. She was always available making sure needs were...

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Atlanta
Reviewed April 12, 2017

My son and I took a mother-son camping trip to Enota and LOVED It! Debbie and her team were so friendly and helpful. We pitched a tent in the bonfire area of the family camping spot. We were right by the stream and it was wonderful to hear the sounds of the water running and birds chirping when waking up...

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atlanta
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Our family had a great weekend getaway at Enota! Beautiful campsites and hiking! The kids really enjoyed getting to feed the animals on the farm and play on the trampolines! Every staff member we encountered was incredibly helpful and kind! The proximity to downtown Helen and tubing is nice and we will utilize that on our next trip- which we...

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Macon
Reviewed April 7, 2017

My wife and I went to Enota on our honeymoon in 2008, which was a gift from my Mother to us. We fell in love with the place and have been coming to stay many times over the years. Our tradition for Thanksgiving, since my Mother passed away, is to spend Thanksgiving week at Enota. It is hard to explain...

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enota is the perfect mountain escape to spend time with your friends and family. Enota is a non-profit conservation facility committed to preserving our beautiful land with a limited number of accommodations including motel hotel rooms, cabins, full hook-up RV sites, pop-up & tent sites and a Retreat Center for conferences, groups, events and seminars. Enota is rated to be in the top 100 camping destinations in the country. Enota Mountain Retreat in Helen Hiawassee Georgia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Enota Mountain Retreat

Address: 1000 Highway 180, Hiawassee, GA 30546-5408
Location: United States > Georgia > Hiawassee
Amenities:
Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Price Range: $80 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Enota Mountain Retreat Hotel Hiawassee
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“Get next to a brook if you love the sound of running water”
622Carole, 1 week ago | Read review
“Find another campground.”
mikeeagle10723, 1 week ago | Read review
“Not a luxury resort. Down home people and staff. Beautiful place.”
cbpence, Apr 7, 2017 | Read review
“If going with a large group, make sure to ask Debbie and crew to setup a bonfire for you one night!”
matthewtD4497DD, Mar 3, 2017 | Read review
“Clean rustic cabins.”
patf493, Feb 1, 2017 | Read review
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