Northeast Georgia Mountains / Lanier Islands

Lanier Islands

7000 Lanier Islands Parkway
Lanier Islands, GA 30518

770-945-8787 | 800-840-5253
  • Aerial of the Islands

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  • Horseback Riding

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  • LakeHouse King Room

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  • Harbor Landing

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  • Legacy on Lanier Golf Club

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  • Explore Magical Nights of Lights

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  • Have your wedding at Lanier Islands!

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  • Plenty of family fun on Lake Lanier

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  • Villas

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  • Spacious and well-appointed rooms

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  • Bull Frogs

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  • Plan your next meeting at Lake Lanier Islands Resort

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  • FunDunker at Chattahoochee Rapids Beach & Water Park

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  • Chattahoochee Rapids Beach & Water Park

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  • Tranquility Spa

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Lanier Islands is a 1,100-acre year-round vacation destination located on the shores of Lake Sidney Lanier. Accommodations include deluxe waterfront lakehouse vacation rentals, a luxurious full-service hotel, 10-passenger houseboats and a lakeside campground.

Activities include a beach and water park, bike trail, an expansive boat rental fleet, horseback riding, golfing, hiking, zip line tours and more.

Fall comes alive on the Islands during Haunted Nights of  Lights and during the Christmas holidays, the resort sparkles with the amazing displays of the "Magical Nights of Lights."

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day
    Monday: All Day
    Tuesday: All Day
    Wednesday: All Day
    Thursday: All Day
    Friday: All Day
    Saturday: All Day


    Golf on Site

    Average Nightly Rate



    AAA, AARP, Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bar/Lounge, Boat Launch, Concierge Service, Exercise Room/Fitness Center, Express Check-in/out, Free Local Calls, Full-Service Business Center, Full-Service Restaurant, Golf Nearby, Meeting Space Available, Outdoor Pool, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Pool/Whirlpool (ADA Compliant), Restaurant Nearby, Restaurant on Site, Smoking Allowed on Premises, Spa on Site, Valet Parking

    General Information

    ADA-compliant, Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Maps/Brochures/Guides, Parking Fees, Wedding & Honeymoon

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Maximum Room Block, Motorcoach-friendly

    Internet Connectivity

    Free Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi in Public Space, Wi-Fi In-Room

    Near Interstate Highway

    85, 985

    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Room Amenities

    Fireplaces, Hair Dryer, In-Room Coffee Maker, Iron/Ironing Board, Room Service

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms (Total): 287

    Room Type

    1-Bedroom Units, 2-Bedroom Units, 3+ Bedroom Units, Suites

    Setting & Style

    Beach & Coastal, Luxurious & Elegant, Pastoral Setting, Romantic, Rustic & Natural


  • Labor Day Weekend Celebration

    Labor Day Weekend Celebration

    09/02/2016 - 09/05/2016

    Spend Labor Day at Lanier Islands with great food, fun, and music! Fireworks go off at 10 p.m. on September 4, 2016. More information to come.

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  • Music, Beach, & Brew Fest

    Music, Beach, & Brew Fest

    09/10/2016 - 09/10/2016

    Come out to LanierWorld at Lanier Islands for Music, Beach, & Brew Fest on September 10, 2016! 10-20 restaurants and venders will be participating in the festival. A variety of beers will be showcased and available for purchase in the Beer Garden Tent. Volleyball, activities, arts and crafts, and more will be featured on the beach during the festival. Kids can enjoy a Kids Corner full of fun and games. Live entertainment will be playing throughout the day and evening. 

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  • Full Moon Party at Sunset Cove!

    Full Moon Party at Sunset Cove!

    09/17/2016 - 09/17/2016

    Join us for the Full Moon Party at Sunset Cove on September 17, 2016. DJ will be live from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. 

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  • Fall Party

    Fall Party

    09/17/2016 - 09/17/2016

    Join us for food, drinks, live entertainment, and family fun at the Fall Party. The event will be held at Hideaway Bay Marina on September 17, 2016, from 6-10 p.m. 

    Food will be catered by Fish Tales Lakeside Grille. Pick up your wristbands in the marina office. (Maximum 4 adults per slip. Drink tickets will be given out at the party – bring your ID! Also remember to bring your chairs / blankets!)

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  • September Wine Cruise

    September Wine Cruise

    09/18/2016 - 09/18/2016

    Cruise the South's Great Lake on our 85-foot houseboat. Taste fabulous wines from all over the world, with culinary dishes. All guests can order the wines they sampled at the conclusion of each cruise. Our yacht sets sail at 2 p.m. and docks at 5 p.m. The cost is $60 per person or $110 per couple. We are located at 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway in Buford, Ga. Make your reservations online at

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  • Bubble Run 5K

    Bubble Run 5K

    10/08/2016 - 10/08/2016

    Who says running a 5k race can't be fun for the entire family? We sure didn't!

    Come check out Lanier Islands, as we host the Bubble Run 5k! There's froth, foam, and fun on October 8, 2016. You can even shoot foam cannons at the start and finish lines!

    Did I mention the after party? Hope to see you splishing and splashing this October!

    Sign up for the Bubble Run 5k here.

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  • Wedding Showcase

    Wedding Showcase

    10/09/2016 - 10/09/2016

    The Lanier Islands wedding showcase will be held at Legacy Lodge in the Grand Ballroom on October 9, 2016. More information to come!

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  • BBQ, Boots, & Blues

    BBQ, Boots, & Blues

    10/15/2016 - 10/15/2016

    It's back! Don't miss out on BBQ, Boots, & Blues at LanierWorld Big Beach! We will be focusing on the great BBQ of the South. Guests can participate in delicious tastings. Come early! There is a limited amount of BBQ. Volleyball, activities, arts and crafts and more will be taking place on the beach. Kids can participate in a Kids Corner full of fun and games. Live entertainment will be playing throughout the day. For those football fans, there is a sports zone with national sports teams play... read more

  • Lanier Under The Lights 5K 2016

    Lanier Under The Lights 5K 2016

    11/12/2016 - 11/13/2016

    This 5K run/walk will take visitors through 3.1 miles of glowing Christmas light displays and the beautiful scenery that surrounds Lanier Islands. Magical Nights of Lights will be in full effect around Lake Lanier!

    We recommend that all registrants arrive at the Resort a minimum of 1 to ¼ hours before the start of the race at 5:45 p.m.

    Entry fee, times and donation information to come later in 2016. Stay tuned. For more information, visit read more