Looking for a getaway that feels worlds away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Atlanta? The charming, one-bedroom Decatur Alpaca Cottage is close to the city and Emory University, but is surrounded by an organic vegetable garden and legacy farm with alpacas and chickens roaming around. Decorated with vintage furnishings, the cottage has a well-equipped kitchen to [...]
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Sometimes the thought of planning for, financing, and packing for a far-away trip can be daunting — and that’s assuming the boss lets you have time off. That’s where staycations come in: Whether it’s a weekend digital detox or a longer stay closer to home, Georgia is rife with locally owned places to escape. STAYCATIONS [...]
If know us, you know that Michael and I jump on any opportunity to celebrate! This celebration was a little different and one we will never forget! We had spent some time thinking about how we would like to celebrate our third wedding anniversary. Since we had just gotten back from Italy, Myrtle Beach and [...]
Why did you decide to become a host? With nearly three decades managing key global client relationships in a job I adore and also having a passion for gardens, animals, and people, becoming an Airbnb host with our Decatur Alpaca Cottage was a natural extension of everything I already love! To host well takes commitment, [...]
Read more about our little legacy farm here: Buzz Local Media Production Welcome to the Decatur Alpaca Cottage ~ close to the city, but just far enough away ~ We look forward to hosting you!
Looking for something to make your wedding truly unforgettable? Take a note from this Georgianwedding inspiration and add llamas to your list. This quirky and fun shoot is perfect for the unique bride looking for something that sets their wedding apart. The color palette and decor gives a bohemian and rustic vibe. Maroon and rose look stunning together, giving a [...]
How did you two meet? Susan and I met through mutual friends (like typical lesbians, I was dating a friend of hers at the time) but when her friend and I broke up, we continued to hang out. We had a great connection as friends over the years. Finally, when we were both single and [...]
Have you ever wanted to stay in the most adorable little cottage surrounded by the fluffiest and friendliest alpacas? Okay, so maybe it wasn’t something that has specifically been added to a bucket list, but we have a place in Georgia that is everything you could hope for and more. This one-of-a-kind overnight getaway in Georgia combines [...]
Today we’d like to introduce you to Marykay Mentzer. So, before we jump into specific questions about the business, why don’t you give us some details about you and your story. Our family has lived on our little Legacy farm for 15 years. The acre and a half on which the Decatur Alpaca Cottage sits [...]
Why you should go: Not only is this cottage super cute and the perfect getaway, it has alpacas on the property that you can hang out with. You will get a host-led experience from the owners as well. Read more about our little legacy farm here: 7 Cheap Cabins to Rent this Season in Georgia Welcome [...]