Step into a world where butterflies alight on your shoulder. Where birds of prey steal your gaze. And the stress of your daily routine melts into a sea of vibrant azaleas. Where you stumble upon charming stone chapels. And listen to the chirps of woodland birds as you stroll past fragrant blossoms and pine trees. Our Georgia botanical gardens brims as much with history as it does with flora and fauna, inviting you to explore, learn, and take in both a rich past and the wonders of nature at your own pace. Come for a visit – the air is different out here.
Nestled in a wooded environment on the edge of Mountain Creek Lake, the 35,000-square-foot facility is the logical starting point for your tour of Callaway Resort & Gardens.
Flights of fancy await you in the Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center, where typically 1,000 or more butterflies flutter freely about in one of North America’s largest tropical butterfly conservatories.
This 40-acre garden is home to more than 3,000 native and hybrid azaleas, which explode into a colorful palette of pinks, reds, lavenders, and whites each Spring.
Enjoy the perfect family activity near Atlanta with over ten miles of winding trails through breathtaking natural landscapes, and leave the everyday behind.
Inspired by 16th-century Gothic chapels, it is highlighted by a variety of materials native to the region, including fieldstone quartz.
Each season has its own pageant of woodland flora & fauna. In addition to Callaway’s acclaimed Day Butterfly Center and Birds of Prey Shows, it’s not unusual to spot native wildlife, and of course beautiful blooms, as you explore the grounds.
This Summer, getaway to Callaway for sand, smiles, and sunshine! In addition to our 1-mile white sand beach near Atlanta and lake activities, we offer a variety of outdoor recreation your family can enjoy such as biking, ziplining, hiking, and so much more.
Aqua Island is a series of inflatable pieces ranging from monkey bars, trampolines, large mountains, and so much more! The shapes, sizes, and difficulty levels make Aqua Island the most fun playground for miles.
Start your Summer with a splash! We hope our Georgia escape offers you and your family time to reconnect, relax, and celebrate the great outdoors. To make your trip easier, we offer a wide variety of rental options to enhance your experience.
Whether you prefer a beautiful guest room or suite at the lakeside Lodge & Spa or a Cottage amongst the pines with a cozy fireplace, Callaway Resort & Gardens is the perfect place to stay for your Georgia getaway.
Try a round on our Mountain View Course, 12-time host of the PGA Buick Challenge. Our second 18-hole course, the beautiful Lake View Course, offers wider fairways and lots of water features. Both golf courses are revered by those who’ve played them.