Escape to Chattanooga
If you’re looking for a break from the hustle and bustle of the city and want to get away for a weekend, then check out Chattanooga, Tennessee. Just two hours southeast of Nashville lies Chattanooga, a little gem of a city with history and something for everyone.
Whether you choose to stay at an Airbnb or want to go the more traditional and cozy bed and breakfast route, you’re sure to find a comfortable place to stay in Chattanooga. Mayor’s Mansion Inn and Chanticleer Inn Bed and Breakfast are two, top-rated hotels that will exceed your expectations. The Mayor’s Mansion Inn is an 11-room, 13,000 square foot abode commemorating Civil War history. Guests will enjoy their stay at the fully restored Mayor’s Mansion Inn as they enjoy a cozy day in the library or day spent exploring the shops downtown. Located right on the Tennessee-Georgia border lies Chanticleer Inn. It’s only a 15-min drive to the heart of Chattanooga, making it the perfect place to stay during a weekend trip. Guests can lounge by the pool, play bocce, or warm up at night by the firepit. It’s the perfect place for a romantic getaway or a spontaneous trip with friends.
Chattanooga’s natural beauty is enough of a draw for tourists from all around. If you love the great outdoors, you’ll find yourself spending your weekend in one of the city’s many parks. You can bike, walk, run and when you’re done, you can enjoy a picnic by the water. Downtown is full of fun shops and services from salons to home goods. Chattanooga is also home to the Tennessee Aquarium and Chattanooga Zoo, so if you want to support this non-profit aquarium, see an IMAX movie, or say hi to some of the 10,000 animals cared for make sure to spend a few hours at the Tennessee Aquarium.
Chattanooga is home to some great eateries including Public House Restaurant. Located right downtown, Public House serves delicious seafood, burgers and classic southern dishes that will have you savoring every bite. There’s just something about southern hospitality that makes a meal that much better. For an extra-special occasion or fancy night out, St. John’s Restaurant is the perfect blend of all-American southern elegance. You’ll be eating well on your getaway to Chattanooga.
If it’s time you took some time off to recharge, escape or celebrate, make Chattanooga your new destination. It combines the hospitality and coziness of the South paired with American modernity that you’ll fall in love with. There’s more to do than meets the eye in the River City.