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Riverbend Motel & Cabins

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Milton, Florida
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Top notch staff made our stay even better! Very pleased with the cabin as well, and the location, over the top fun place to go. Only thing was the cabin did smell a little like wet dog but, we did ask for a pet friendly place. Guess some people don’t bathe their dog as much as we do. WiFi too...

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Florida
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We wound up in town for the first weekend of Oktoberfest 2015. This location is smack dab in the middle of the main street that runs through this small town. However, if looking for a little piece and quiet, it is a great choice because it is a short walk down the side street it is located on. The river...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped in Helen during Octoberfest. This was a great place my fiancé found.It was right on the river and it was great to sit on the swing and watch the Tubers float by.The staff was nice and made some great recommendations. If you come to Helen this would be a great choice for your stay.....

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Thank Dynamicjohn
Reviewed 15 September 2015

best location in Helen. On river. best views of river with great views. best host, Mark, will make your stay great. very nice and private. walk everywhere. stay here every year. winter and summer. will be back.

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Thank nick2969696
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Location was great and right on the river. It was a short walk to the main part of town. It was a pleasure dealing with the staff, they were very nice upon arrival. The room was very nice and very romantic.

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McDonough, Georgia
Reviewed 14 September 2015

My wife and I had a great time here. We celebrated my wife's 50th birthday here and loved it! We were kids again, tubing the hooch and walking around Helen. Mark is great! He addressed all our needs and made some interesting suggestions for eating and visiting. We will be back in the future and look forward to having a...

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Wellford
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We finally got back to Helen, GA for a weekend . We always stay at the Riverbend Motel. The location is perfect, the swings by the river inviting and the rooms clean and comfortable. Management ( Mark) is always friendly and so helpful. Our place of choice for a quick get away.

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Reviewed 11 September 2015

My Wife and I took a short getaway to the historic town of Helen GA. Helen is located in the GA mountains. It is lovely and constructed like a Bavarian town with great food and there is alway something to do. You would think you were in Europe if you didn’t know you were in GA. We took our dog...

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Hokes Bluff, Alabama
Reviewed 9 September 2015

My husband and I enjoyed our stay Labor Day weekend. Our room was comfortable and clean. The staff was kind, friendly and always helpful. The location is perfect to easily walk all over the town of Helen GA. We enjoyed walking out our room sitting by the river. We hope to return one day.

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Albertville, Alabama
Reviewed 8 September 2015

A very good location overlooking the river, in walking distances to everything. Very friendly staff. The only thing negative was I think it is time to replace the hairdryer in this room it looked unsafe with the plug being broken, but it still worked. A great place if you have little four legged Babies, great place to walk them, and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located conveniently downtown. Flat screen TV, PILLOWTOP king OR 2 queen size beds. Each room has a micro/frig, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron/ironing board, HBO and wireless internet. Located on the Chattahoochee River. Picnic tables, BBQ grills. Free local calls. Our beautiful cabins sit along the Chattahoochee River. Each cabin has a cozy loft bedroom, full kitchen and living room equipped with a fireplace, BIG FLAT SCREEN TV & HBO. Some cabins are equipped with Jacuzzi tubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverbend Motel & Cabins

Address: 134 River St, Helen, GA 30545-3118
Region: United States > Georgia > Helen
Price Range: ₹ 5,490 - ₹ 14,183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Riverbend Motel & Cabins 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Riverbend Motel And Cabins
Riverbend Motel & Cabins Hotel Helen
Chalet Kristy Helen
Chalet Kristy Hotel Helen
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Helen
#2 Business Hotel in Helen
#2 Family Hotel in Helen
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“Cabins may be a little more intimate.”
 of 5 bubbles kaylarenea, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Loved the cabin with a private balcony overlooking the river.”
 of 5 bubbles D7119IYmichaelk, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is no good room at this place. Believe me! I am telling the honest truth.”
  • Toilet keep running and finally broke during the night, could not flush
  • Room in disrepair - all walls and everything inside these walls
  • Outlet was cracked
  • bug and sticky stuff and dust all over floor
  • This was the door frame which was missing a huge chunk of wood. Did not feel safe.
  • Blow Dryer would not even come on
  • Looks like a crowbar had been used to prie open this door. Also, a huge gap at bottom of door. R
  • Mold
 of 5 bubbles 424kamw, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Facing the river”
 of 5 bubbles abrilaztecauto, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“just keep going”
 of 5 bubbles yesyes111, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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