For the Family
An Exceptional Place to Call Home Without a Big-City Price Tag
Whatever your family’s style—a historic home, condo or big city-style apartment—you’ll find the right place to hang your hat in Marietta. With top-notch schools for your kiddos, excellent public transportation for an easy commute to the hospital and affordable costs of living, you’ll have everything you need for your family to thrive while you prepare for the next chapter of your career.
We consider Marietta Square our town’s heartbeat. Rich in culture and history, it hosts year-round fun for every member of the family, including performances, festivals, art walks and farmer’s markets.
Atlanta also offers many options for quality family time, from large live events to year-round venues like the Center for Puppetry Arts, Imagine It! Children’s Museum of Atlanta World of Coca-Cola, Atlanta Motor Speedway and Georgia Aquarium.
Dining for Every Person and Palate
From quiet bistros and busy burger joints to the finest restaurants, you won’t be short on dining options to satisfy your every mood, craving or occasion in Marietta. Beautifully designed Atlanta eateries also offer a myriad of choices. The best restaurants in Atlanta are also considered some of the best in all of Georgia.
You’ll have all the nearby shopping you’d expect to support your family’s everyday needs and one-of-a-kind shops that surround Marietta’s town center when you’re on the hunt for something special. Atlanta is also a shopper’s paradise, offering everything from thrift and big-box stores to swanky boutiques.
For Outdoor Enthusiasts
Exploring Georgia’s Green Spaces
As a Wellstar resident or fellow, we’ll keep you working hard. But when it’s time to rest and recoup, our sunny, mild weather makes it easy to get some fresh air.
A strong biking community, we consider cycling a main form of transportation in Marietta. You’ll also be close to Atlanta’s BeltLine, a 22-mile multiuse trail that circles beautiful downtown Atlanta.
An outdoor enthusiast’s dream, we’re home to countless parks and green spaces. If camping, hiking, or rock climbing is your thing, you can find just the right spot in the North Georgia mountains. Or, if you’re happiest on the water, raft, paddleboard, or fish the beautiful Chattahoochee River.
For Sports Fans and Amateur Athletes
Whether you like to sit on the sidelines or be the first one on the field, Atlanta is a sports-loving town.
You can enjoy our many professional teams by taking in a Braves, Hawks, or Falcons game or support a number of collegiate sports from Georgia State women’s basketball to Georgia Tech football.
There’s also no shortage of pickup sports and amateur leagues throughout the area for weekend warriors.
Learn more at Marietta.com
, and travelcobb.org