Do you need a break from the busy city? Do you have the “gotta travel” feeling? Are you looking for a way to treat yourself after working hard? We have just the solution. If you’re looking for a quick getaway from Atlanta, consider getting in your car and driving east to the nearby town of Savannah. You’ll be able to enjoy touring this historic city as well as spending some time at the nearby beaches during your trip. Best of all, you’ll stay at The Inn on West Liberty, where Southern grandeur and hospitality is alive and well! Discover the many things you can do when you take a trip from Atlanta, GA, to Savannah, GA!
How to Drive From Atlanta, GA, to Savannah, GA
The distance from Atlanta to Savannah is about 250 miles, which is about a four-hour drive, depending on the traffic. We suggest that you leave early in order to beat the famous Atlanta traffic. The check-in time for The Inn on West Liberty is 11:00 a.m. That means that you can leave as early as 8:00 a.m. and arrive at our building in time for afternoon refreshments! Of course, you could start your adventure while still on the road and add a couple of fun and interesting stops on your route!
What Are Some Fun Stops Between Atlanta and Savannah?
Stretch Your Legs in Macon, GA
On your route from Atlanta, you’ll pass right by Macon, GA. This quiet town is the perfect place to get out and walk around for a bit. It’s about an hour away from Atlanta, and the detour won’t add much driving time to your day. We suggest heading to Amerson River Park for a relaxing walk. If you’d prefer to spend a little more time in town, check out one of the great museums! Tour The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House, Museum of Arts and Sciences, or the Tubman Museum!
Enjoy a Lunch at the Whistle Stop Cafe
If you’re in the mood for some fried green tomatoes, there’s only one place to go! Stop by The Whistle Stop Cafe in Juliette, GA. It’s just a short detour from your driving route and is well worth a visit. This cafe started as a fictional business in the classic film, Fried Green Tomatoes. After filming was complete, the owner of the building decided to make fantasy a reality and turned the building into the actual Whistle Stop Cafe. Today, guests can enjoy classic Southern dishes at this famous spot. It’s the perfect mid-morning pick-me-up!
Stay at The Inn on West Liberty
There’s no better destination after a drive from Atlanta, GA, to Savannah, GA, than The Inn on West Liberty. When you stay with us, you’ll enjoy elegant decor, comfortable and spacious guest rooms, and excellent customer service. You won’t be able to find such luxurious accommodations in a better location anywhere in the city!
Consider booking Monterey Square, a large corner bedroom with four windows that let in plenty of beautiful natural sunlight. You’ll feel like royalty while sleeping in the king-size bed, which features elegant carvings. This is one of our most beautiful guest rooms!
Check our availability and book your next stay with us today! We look forward to having you.