Vacation Planning 101: Pack less, bring home more. In Sandy Springs you’ll have all the shops of Greater Atlanta at your fingertips, From upscale bridal salons like Bridals by Lori to specialty food shops like Calyroad Creamery to unique consignment stores like Alexis Suitcase. Some of our hotels are within walking distance of Perimeter Mall, and the Atlanta malls like Lenox Square, Phipps Plaza and The Shops Buckhead Atlanta are all a 5-minute drive away. So go ahead, pack light. Shop hard. Vacation right.