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Buckhead, Atlanta, GA, USA

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Welcome to Georgia’s answer to Beverly Hills

Buckhead, Atlanta isn’t just any suburb of a big city. This is very much a destination in its own right, and is famed as a chic playground for those with a taste for the high life. Not for nothing is it offered compared to Beverly Hills – this is an area that exudes style, sophistication, and good living. Gleaming skyscrapers, exclusive boutiques, and impeccable streets all add up to a place where you can really indulge and spoil yourself. Buckhead, Atlanta vacation rentals range from slick condos to quaint cottages, so you can find a base that suits your tastes perfectly.

Shopping and glamor in Buckhead

There’s shopping, and there’s Buckhead-style shopping. Get ready to browse to your heart’s content at the twin malls of Lenox Square and Phipps Plaza. Sitting alongside each other, they are temples to retail therapy, groaning with some of the most acclaimed and exclusive names in fashion. Phipps Plaza is particularly plush, with marble floors and glittering chandeliers adding a special sheen to any window shopping you might do. Come nightfall, you can explore the fine dining options which cater to locals’ exacting tastes, sip tall, cool cocktails in sexy bars, and dance into the night. And if you want a totally different view of the area, why not embark on a soaring helicopter tour?

Historic revelations in Buckhead

Buckhead, Atlanta vacation rentals don’t just put up-scale shops and nightspots on your doorstep. There’s some serious culture and heritage to be explored here too. Visit the Atlanta History Center, and you’ll find dozens of acres of gardens, exhibitions, and stately homes like Swan House, which was built in the Jazz Age and was a hub of the local social scene. There’s also rustic allure to the area, thanks to the Smith Family Farm, which evokes everyday life in the 1840s. If you’ve got kids with you, you should also make a beeline for LEGOLAND Discovery Center, where the fun rides, 4D cinema, and pirate-themed play area will delight the whole family.

Festivals and fun in Buckhead

There’s no denying things can get pretty hot and sticky during the summer months, but that doesn’t put off the many visitors who flock to the area to enjoy the sun-drenched sights. If you’re sensitive to the temperature, you might prefer to head over in spring or fall, when the weather will still be fine. Before booking your Buckhead, Atlanta vacation rental, it’s also worth checking the events calendar to see what food and arts festivals might be happening during your stay.

Great escapes in Buckhead

Buckhead, Atlanta may be known for its gleaming, urban grandeur, but there’s plenty of nature to explore around these parts. Chastain Park, to the north of Buckhead, sprawls for almost 270 acres, and features winding paths, playgrounds, and a pool. It’s an ideal place to cool down amid trees on a hot Atlanta day. Then, of course, there’s the Chattahoochee River, flowing through the region and luring water sports fanatics who can go on epic tubing and kayaking trips.