Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Hartwell

Enjoy the area's museums, monuments and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Hartwell. Well known for its golfing, parks and coffeehouses, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Hartwell

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hartwell a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cateechee Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Highland Walk Golf Course at Victoria Bryant (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • The Diamond Hill Mine (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Walker Golf Course (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hartwell

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Hartwell. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Hart County Botanical Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Hart State Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Lake Hartwell (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Tugaloo Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Richard B. Russell State Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Elberton War Memorial Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hartwell

Fly into Athens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps), the closest airport, located 35.6 mi (57.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Greenville, SC (GSP-Greenville-Spartanburg Intl.), which is 55.1 mi (88.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Hartwell?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 187 vacation rentals near Hartwell. From 147 Houses to 24 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hartwell for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Hartwell?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Hartwell. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hart State Park: 228 vacation rentals
  • Hart County Chamber of Commerce & Historical Museum: 204 vacation rentals
  • Cateechee Golf Club: 179 vacation rentals
  • The Hart County Botanical Gardens: 197 vacation rentals
  • Clemson University: 503 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hartwell listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hartwell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 147 Houses in Hartwell. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hartwell include:

  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 24 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hartwell?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Hartwell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.