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Helendorf River Inn and Conference Center

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North Port, Florida, United States
Reviewed 9 January 2015

I accidentally booked a normal 2 bed room with a balcony. I meant to book a suite with the fireplace etc. Now here's the problem... they only had one of the giant suites left so I was going to switch out for that (went from $125 to $190 a night). Then they said I couldn't have my kids in that...

3Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 7 January 2015

If you are going to Helen, GA for the Oktoberfest, I would suggest staying where everything is close. This hotel is within walking distance to the grocery store (Betty's), liquor store, restaurants, shops, main drag and the main attraction....FESTHALL! This hotel has the best location to all the attractions. Of course, there is a complimentary breakfast and free wifi. The...

2Thank dlbkdbrown
Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2014

Our family of 5 stayed at the Helendorf Inn and Conference Center for two nights. We found out about this inn via Groupon. We received a very affordable rate, and we built a mini-vacation around the hotel. Our room had a balcony and river view that was awesome. The room was newly renovated...pretty colors, clean carpet, updated bathroom. The inn...

4Thank Amber N
columbia sc
Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

The exterior of hotel is looking old- along with lobby, halls and elevator. But room was very nice and clean. River view and balcony were great! Check in ladies were nice but not friendly. Great location- town is right beside hotel so easy to walk. Bodensee is across street which is a great place to eat!!

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kkMitchell, South Dakota
Reviewed 18 December 2014

A charming hotel that reminded me so much of the quaint German inns I have stayed in. Loved it and can't wait to go back! Our room had a small Christmas tree, the furniture looked as if it came just from Bavaria. Just perfect!

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Palm Bay, Florida
Reviewed 6 December 2014

I purchased this trip through Groupon for my husband and me and my in-laws ended up coming along. Lisa greeted us in the lobby for check-in and she was very sweet. My husband and I had a riverfront balcony room on the 4th floor and my in-laws had a room a few doors down but not on the river. The...

Thank mrsrouleau
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 26 November 2014

We stayed here for our anniversary. The room is updated and roomy just like the pictures. The bathroom was great and the balcony was lovely. Even though it was a bit chilly we kept the door cracked and could hear the river all night. It was so relaxing. They even had a little breakfast in the morning. The only downside...

1Thank Ashley S
Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 23 November 2014

We spent 5 nights at the Helendorf River Inn, Suites & Conference Center. It was after Oktoberfest and before the Thanksgiving holiday period. This is a slow period for the town of Helen, and included weather as cold as the mid-teens overnight. We enjoyed our stay, which was in a Junior Suite with a wood-burning fireplace and a small kitchen...

3Thank Dave_and_Sally059
Fairhope, Alabama
Reviewed 12 November 2014

We throughly enjoyed our stay here on the Chattahoochee River. Large corner room with a fireplace that was used each night. The staff is very helpful and friendly especially JT from the maintenance staff. Excellent location within walking distance of many place to visit. We will be back for sure.

Thank Cessnadriver1961
Brunswick, United States
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Coming into the lobby, and experience a fantastic staff. Before my arrival I had to call and make changes to my reservation. This is where I met Lisa and she was wonderful, I actually got to meet her and the other staff, fantastic folks. I rented the Junior suite. This was a perfect room, from the wonderful balcony(over looking the...

Thank John T

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
American owned and Army family operated for over 38 years…Whether you’re looking for a family vacation place, meeting space or a party venue, The Helendorf is ideal. Our 99 lodging rooms and multiple meeting facilities have hosted everything from weddings and reunions, to mountain bike clubs and sports car rallies, to groups of all kinds. Even your pets have a place here! Celebrating its thirty-eighth year as a mountain community hotel with a Bavarian flourish, the Helendorf offers access to a wide array of attractions — ranging from Native American burial sites, to wineries, to 200+ specialty and import shops offering everything from candle making to cuckoo clocks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Helendorf River Inn and Conference Center

Address: 33 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545-3644
Region: United States > Georgia > Helen
Price Range: €71 - €146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Helendorf River Inn and Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
Helendorf River Hotel Helen
Helendorf River Inn
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#4 Family Hotel in Helen
#7 Romantic Hotel in Helen
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“Dog friendly”
 of 5 bubbles 68AlS, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The suites are quite large and the older construction makes for quiet rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 978paulz, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Jr. suite was awesome and had a great view”
 of 5 bubbles JodieZ_13, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Great location and view from rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the river are nice with 2 double beds but don't expect loads of room. Just enough for 3-4 people.”
 of 5 bubbles 300lori, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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