Pine Mountain, GA 31822
706-663-2281 | 855-421-3035
Callaway Gardens is an award-winning, 6,500-acre gardens, resort and preserve nestled in the southernmost foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Pine Mountain, Georgia.
In addition to four types of accommodations, nine restaurants and plenty of shopping, guests enjoy lots to see and do at this family-friendly getaway. A Discovery Center, Raptor Shows, Butterfly Center, Horticultural Center, Vegetable Garden, Azalea Bowl, Azalea Garden, 10-mile bicycle trail, and miles of nature trails showcase the beauty of nature.
Summer at Callaway Gardens is all about customization and choices.The Summer Family Adventure at Callaway Gardens is perfect for a Georgia family vacation, Southern summer reunion, or multi-generational getaway. Everyone can pursue their own interests while having many opportunities to come together as a group to celebrate the season.
Callaway Gardens is a wonderful experince for groups, associations, reunions and training sessions and weddings.
Info & Amenities
Admission & Fees
General Admission: Adults $18
General Admission: Seniors (65+) $15
General and Special Event Admission: Children age 5 and younger 0.00
Special Event Admission: Adults $25
Special Event Admission: Children (6-12) $12.50
Special Event Admission: Seniors (65+) $20
Golf on Site , Nature Trails
Average Nightly Rate
$101-$150, Call for Rates
AAA, AARP, Group Discount, Military Discount
Banquet Room / Clubhouse, Bar/Lounge, Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Catering on Site, Chipping Area, Club Rentals, Complimentary Parking, Concessions, Driving Range, Equipment Rentals Available, Exercise Room/Fitness Center, Express Check-in/out, Free Local Calls, Free Parking, Full-Service Restaurant, Gift Shop, Golf Cart Rentals, Golf Lessons / Instruction Available, Golf Nearby, Grill on Site, Group Tournament Coordination, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Indoor Pool, Laundry, Lodging On Site, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Meeting Space Available, Outdoor Pool, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Rentals Available, Restaurant on Site, Self-guided Tours, Spa Nearby
ADA-compliant, Course Designer, Dress Code, Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round
Group Rates Available, Group Reservations Required , Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly
Free Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi in Public Space, Wi-Fi In-Room
Near Interstate Highway
American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Bicycle, Boat Rental, Canoe / Kayak, Fishing Gear, Paddleboat, Safety Gear, Ski Boat, Tube
Fireplaces, Hair Dryer, In-Room Coffee Maker, Iron/Ironing Board
1-Bedroom Units, 2-Bedroom Units, 3+ Bedroom Units, Suites
Setting & Style
Mountain Setting, Pastoral Setting, Romantic, Rustic & Natural
Suitable for Ages
Back Tees: Rating: 136
Back Tees: Slope: 73.5
Back Tees: Yardage: 7057
Forward Tees: Rating: 119
Forward Tees: Slope: 69.0
Forward Tees: Yardage: 4883
Callaway Gardens Founder's Day
02/21/2016 - 02/21/2016
Callaway Gardens honors its founders each year on November 6 (Cason J. Callaway's birthday) and February 21 (Virginia Hand Callaway's birthday). Admission is free, and special organ concerts are held on these days from noon to 4 p.m. at the Ida Cason Callaway Memorial Chapel.read more
Easter Weekend at Callaway Gardens
03/26/2016 - 03/27/2016
Join us for Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday, March 27, beginning at Noon. Grab your basket and come to Robin Lake Beach, where we'll stage an epic hunt for candy and prize eggs for all ages. Hunts take place by age group (see below) and the Easter Bunny will be on hand to pose for pictures. There will also be face painting, as well as a DJ providing entertainment throughout the event. Egg hunts are free with admission to Callaway Gardens.
Hunts begin at 1 p.m. and will be divided by the f...read more
Annual Plant Fair and Sale
03/31/2016 - 04/03/2016
The Annual Plant Fair and Sale is an exceptional shopping opportunity, featuring a wide variety of plants and unique garden items from more than a dozen local and regional vendors - all under one roof at the Robin Lake Beach Dome! This is one of Callaway Gardens' largest fundraising events, with proceeds going to the Ida Cason Callaway Foundation in order to support the Gardens and its educational and en...read more
Symphony on the Sand at Callaway Gardens
04/23/2016 - 04/23/2016
"Amazing" describes the experience of sitting on the shores of Robin Lake and enjoying music under the stars on a Spring night. Mark your calendar to be at the annual concert at Callaway Gardens. Ensure you have the perfect seat by purchasing a stage-front, beach table in advance. Enhance your night with gourmet food baskets and seasonal flower arrangements from the Gardens.
To purchase tickets, an overnight package with tickets, gourmet food baskets or arrangements, call 800-852-3810...read more
Callaway Gardens Duathlon
05/07/2016 - 05/07/2016
The Callaway Gardens Duathlon is in its 17th year. Many people use it as a "test-run" for the Callaway Gardens Sprint Triathlon, held on June 18.
A 5K run - counter-clockwise on Robin Lake Circle - flat & fast!
A 30K bike - counter-clockwise on Robin Lake Circle, Mountain View Drive, Discovery Parkway and Scenic Drive, all within the Callaway Gardens.
"The Run"... read more
A 5K run, same course as the 1st run except in the opposite direction.
Fly Fishing School at Callaway Gardens
05/14/2016 - 05/15/2016
Learn the graceful art of fly fishing from our professional casting instructors which have years of experience. Our weekend fly-fishing schools are limited to 10 participants to ensure an effective instructor-student ratio and consists of classroom instruction, casting practice and lake fishing.
Children 12 and older are welcome to enroll in the school (with adult supervision). Boy Scouts of America are invited to enroll, and upon completion will fulfill the requirements for the fl...read more
Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament
05/27/2016 - 05/29/2016
Kick off Summer 2016 with a splash! Our Memorial Day Weekend Festival features the 57th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament® and a host of other fun attractions at Robin Lake Beach including live music, the Callaway Gardens Farmers Market, beach activities, kids zones, great food,...read more
Callaway Sprint Triathlon
06/18/2016 - 06/18/2016
TriColumbusGA presents the Callaway Gardens Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon. Join us at a perfect venue for all levels. Come and set your personal best or make it your first race!
1/4 mile around the perimeter of Robin Lake in 4 to 5 feet of water, even less, closer to the shore.
9 miles of gentle rolling terrain including Robin Lake Circle and Scenic Dr. This is an easy, but spectacularly scenic course.
The Run:read more
2 miles of flat ground aro...
July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party at Callaway Gardens
07/04/2016 - 07/04/2016
The celebration begins early and lasts well into the night at our annual July 4th Star Spangled Beach Party at Robin Lake Beach. There will be live music, bands, fireworks and lots of fun. All events at Robin Lake Beach area unless otherwise noted, are weather dependent and subject to change.
Stay tuned for more details, and call 1-855-421-3035 for information on overnight packages.
Blue Morpho Butterfly Month at Callaway Gardens
09/01/2016 - 09/30/2016
Enjoy our month-long display of nature at its finest! Marvel at the Blue Morpho as hundreds of these tropical butterflies fill the Day Butterfly Center with their iridescent-blue splendor. If the trend continues, visitors to the Day Butterfly Center will witness the largest display of Blue Morpho Butterflies on the planet during September.
The Blue Morpho (Morpho peleides) is a spectacular iridescent blue butterfly native to the rainforests of South and Central America. The undersides...read more
Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival at Callaway Gardens
09/02/2016 - 09/04/2016
The Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival at Callaway Gardens is highlighted by the extraordinary vision of a balloon glow on Friday evening, and morning and evening flights on Saturday and Sunday. Between balloon launches, the days are filled with entertainment, family activities, exhibits, demonstrations, music and more.
Activities include swimming, blaster boats, Aqua Island, miniature golf, table tennis, shuffleboard, arts and crafts, rock climbing wall (fee charged), spider jump (fee ...read more
Callaway Olympic Triathlon/Duathlon and 5K
09/04/2016 - 09/04/2016
Join us on Labor Day weekend for a day full of fun and adventure. It will be an action packed weekend at Callaway and we can't wait to share it with you. So pack your bags and come stay with us!
Individuals: $75 through 8/20/16; $85 thereafter.
Teams: $150 through 8/20/16; $170 thereafter.
1K (horseshoe shaped) around pristine Robin Lake (deep water entire swim but within 20 yards of shoreline first half of swim)
The Bike:read more
30K - out ...
Ida Cason Callaway Foundation Golf Tournament
09/30/2016 - 09/30/2016
The 14th Annual Ida Cason Callaway Foundation Golf Tournament, co-presented by Callaway Golf and Odyssey Golf, will take place on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, and it will be bigger and better than ever!
The tournament benefits the Ida Cason Callaway Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to land stewardship and environmental education.read more
SteepleChase at Callaway Gardens
11/05/2016 - 11/05/2016
A Callaway Gardens tradition on the first Saturday of every November, the Steeplechase features thoroughbreds racing through woodland surroundings, pony rides, a foxhound parade, a hat contest and more. Steeplechase beneficiaries include the non-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation and its mission of environmental conservation, education and land stewardship.read more
Founder's Day Callaway Gardens
11/06/2016 - 11/06/2016
Callaway Gardens honors its founders each year on November 6 (Cason J. Callaway's birthday) and February 21 (Virginia Hand Callaway's birthday). Admission is free and special organ concerts are played these days from noon to 4 p.m. at the Ida Cason Callaway Memorial Chapel.
To celebrate our founders, we invite you to make a tax-deductible contribution to the 501(c)3 non-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation™. The Ida Cason Callaway Foundation owns and operates Callaway Gardens. Your g...read more
Santa 10K Run at Callaway Gardens
12/03/2016 - 12/03/2016
The Santa 10K Run is USATF-certified and a qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta. The 10K is also part of the "Run & See Georgia Series."
The course will meander through all of the "Fantasy in Lights." The course is very easy and will be open to runners and walkers alike.
Male and female - 14-under - 15-19 in five year increments up to 70+
Top three in each age group
Participants recieve a santa hat.read more