Howard Finster's Paradise Garden Suite #1


Entire cottage hosted by Paradise Garden

  1. 3 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 bath
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90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Stay with us at Paradise Garden and enjoy a place like no other. Our Duplex Cottage is professionally decorated by acclaimed designer Summer Loftin. Your stay includes unlimited access to Howard Finster's Paradise Garden. If this suite is booked, check out Paradise Garden Suite 2, or our 2 bedroom Paradise Garden Bungalow.

The space
Suite #1 has a small bathroom with a shower only (no tub), and a full kitchen. Picnic tables are located inside the Garden. Guests have unlimited access to Paradise Garden, including evenings. Cost of admission is also included. The front porch of the Duplex Cottage is shared with the other suite.
HIKE the Georgia Pinhoti Trail at Taylors Ridge (7.1 miles) or Cloudland Canyon State Park (34 miles).
KAYAK or FISH in the Chattooga (Coosa) River or the lakes at James H. Floyd State Park (7.1 miles). Visit the outdoor art environments of neighboring The Rock Garden in Calhoun (30 miles) or Ava Maria Grotto (110 miles).
RIDE TRAIN with the Tennessee Valley Railroad. During Spring and Fall, ride a special Summerville Steam Train from Chattanooga, TN, to historic Summerville Depot and watch the rare train turntable.
MORE, visit Little River Canyon National Preserve (25 miles) and Rock City Gardens (44 miles).
DINING: Sweet P's (1.8 miles), Willow Tree Grill (4 miles), The Vineyard Vegetarian Café & Juice Bar (3.3 Miles), Jim's Family Restaurant (3.5 miles), The Crushed Tomato (4 miles), Jefferson's (3.1 miles), Thatcher's Barbecue (3.1 miles), El Pueblito Mexican (1.8 miles), Burger Shack (3.4 miles), Canyon Grill (Cloudland 33 miles), Wildflower Café Mentone (22 miles)
DAY TRIPS: Atlanta, Georgia (91.0 miles), Mentone, Alabama (22 miles), Chattanooga (42 miles): Ruby Falls, Lookout Mountain Incline Railway, Tennessee Aquarium, Southern Belle Riverboat, Hunter Museum of American Art.
TRANSPORTATION: Chattanooga Airport (45 miles), Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport (101 miles). MEGABUS stop at Chattanooga is located at 2020 E. 23rd St., near Fourth Ave and I-24. From Atlanta and Chattanooga, we suggest you rent a vehicle. Uber, Lyft or taxi transportation is not available in Chattooga County
The Visitors Center/ Gift Shop is open 11am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday. Please note: check out is at 10am. If you arrive after closing and can't stay until 11am to see inside the Visitors Center & to shop in the Gift Shop, please make arrangements in advance and we will do what we can to let you see the Visitors Center & Gift Shop before you leave. (There is no access to the Visitors Center after regular business hours, however you can access the garden at any time during your stay!).

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
TV with Roku, Amazon Prime Video, Netflix
Air conditioning
Shared patio or balcony
Shared backyard – Not fully fenced
Luggage dropoff allowed
Security cameras on property

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4.94 out of 5 stars from 498 reviews


Where you’ll be

Summerville, Georgia, United States

Paradise garden was built in the middle of a blue collar neighborhood.

Hosted by Paradise Garden

  1. Joined in February 2015
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Paradise Garden Foundation welcomes you to this one of a kind experience, made possible by the visions of Howard Finster, the support of our members, our board and our community, grants, and visitors to the garden, such as you. We will do all we can to ensure you have a wonderful stay and have everything you need during your visit with us.
Paradise Garden Foundation welcomes you to this one of a kind experience, made possible by the visions of Howard Finster, the support of our members, our board and our community, g…


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During your stay

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection

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