In the country but close to everything. 2 min from I-185; 4 min from I-85. Close to Atlanta (1 hr), Columbus (40 min), Auburn (1 hr), Callaway Gardens, West Pt. Lake, many attractions (see below), & historical small towns. Restaurants/Shopping. Primary room ($45) is private comfortable rustic Studio Apartment with bath for 1 or 2 ppl - (dbl bed). Pool out front door! We live in main log house where 1 - 2 bedrooms @ $20 ea. are usually available for additional guests. Brkfst available.
We are 1/2 mile down gravel/dirt driveway. Great location 1 hr. from Atl. airport, 40 min to Columbus, 1 hr. to Auburn. Local: Callaway Gardens & Pine Mountain - 20 min. World class Biblical History & Archeology Ctr - 10 min. Roosevelt St. Park - 25 min., Warm Springs & historical FDR Little White House (where FDR came for therapy, and died in 1945) - 40 min. West Point Lake - 10 min. Wild Animal Safari, Hills & Dales Estate (Callaway mansion & home gardens), mall, & historical downtown LaGrange - 5 to 10 min. Great Wolf Resort opening in 2018.
Shanty is for 1 or 2 people - one double bed in studio. Additional guest(s) may use bedroom(s) (1 private bath) in house, if available, for $20 per room per night. Possible discount for 3 nights or more. Brkfst - cereal (free), or cooked ($5 each) depending on our schedule. Other meals can be available. Contact for reasonable pricing & availability.
Drive in slowly down the half mile gravel/dirt driveway we share with 2 neighbors. See deer or other animals sometimes. Seasonal pool available generally May - sometime in Oct. Private entrance to The Shanty. Walk from studio apt. through storage area to private bath (all in same building). If bedrooms in house are needed, guests will enter home through main house doors.
Interaction with guests
We can recommend places to eat & visit in the area. Depending on our schedule, we can even guide for a fee with discounted entrance fees to some local attractions such as Callaway Gardens & Hills & Dales Estate. We can sometimes offer lunch and/or dinner for a modest price. Again - depends on our schedule.
Other things to note
There is a train track about 250 yards through the woods. We hear them several times per day. Wifi is hit & miss in Shanty. Better outside or on front porch. No TV in Shanty right now, but a radio.
- Quiet setting. No parties