Achasta: Mountainous Wine Country
Less than an hour from Atlanta lies Achasta, a Reynolds Signature Community. Surrounded by breath-taking views in a mountainous countryside, Achasta has much to offer. From substantial amenities to expansive home sites, Achasta is the perfect place to settle down and enjoy life in the heart of the Appalachians.
Located in Dahlonega, Georgia, Achasta gives its residents both the experience of city life in the historic district of Dahlonega and the natural beauty and luxury of the surrounding landscape. With a below-average cost of living, metro Atlanta is one of the top retirement destinations.
Set on over a thousand acres, Achasta boasts numerous amenities, including a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course that works within the surrounding habitat to create leisure and harmony. The course lies along the Chestatee River, which winds through several of the holes. In addition, a beautiful clubhouse offers residents the chance to swim, play tennis, and enjoy the cuisine of the rustic, mountain environment. The Grille at Achasta adds a unique twist to dining out with its wide variety of menu options, including healthy choice items.
The homes are designed to encourage outbound living, with outdoor kitchens and expansive porches that cause residents to look out over the staggering views. Built by master craftsman, the homes are maintenance-free and include lawn care. The home sites are tailored to fit each residents’ unique tastes and style. Whether overlooking the golf course or the mountains, each home provides great views on an incredible landscape and complement the natural surroundings.
Venturing into the town of Dahlonega, residents will find enjoyable festivals and festivities year-round, including the Georgia Wine Country Festival and the Celtic Music Festival. The seat of Lumpkin County in Northeastern Georgia, Dahlonega is a great getaway spot. Its downtown district has won awards in the state and is one of the premier downtown destinations. Other events in Dahlonega include a farmer’s market and an Appalachian Jam, as well as historic walking tours. Also located in Dahlonega is the North Georgia College and State University, where residents of Achasta can enroll in continuing education courses in pursuit of life-long learning.
With award-winning wineries throughout the county, the region bears the nickname of “Georgia’s Wine Country,” and has won Georgia the recognition of being the sixth largest wine producing state in the nation.
From the idyllic golf course to the glorious mountains, Achasta has something unique to offer all of its residents. Stay and enjoy the mountainous landscape or take a day trip to bustling Atlanta. Revel in the scenery by taking long, meandering hikes. Experience the delights of Georgia’s Wine Country and the historic district of Dohlonega. There is something for everyone, from beauty to adventure, in Achasta.