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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  • Legacy on Lanier Golf Club

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  • Spacious and well-appointed rooms

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  • LakeHouse King Room

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  • Have your wedding at Lanier Islands!

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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


  • Fly Board Wednesdays

    Fly Board Wednesdays

    04/05/2017 - 09/27/2017

    Every Wednesday at Sunset Cove, check out Fly Board Wednesdays! Professional watersport athletes dazzle the audience with their aerodynamic stunts. For the ones daring to take a leap to the sky on the lake, you cannot miss out on these events. 

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  • Paddle Board - Wednesdays

    Paddle Board - Wednesdays

    04/12/2017 - 08/09/2017

    Complete your resort experience with the help of Energy Watersports at Lanier Islands, offering kayaks and stand-up paddle rentals for some challenging fun on the open water. Allowing you to take in the immense scenery of the resort, Lanier Islands water activities such as kayaking, paddle-boarding and wake-boarding offer unforgettably exciting things to do in the Atlanta area, for all levels.

    Beginners can receive instruction from skilled professionals and groups can enjoy the thrill ... read more

  • Masterpiece Mondays

    Masterpiece Mondays

    05/01/2017 - 09/25/2017

    Come create your own masterpiece. We'll supply the canvas, the paint and the brushes. Lead by local artists, this activity offers step-by-step painting instruction for those of all art levels. Take your painting home and show it off at the end of the event! Sponsored by Masterpiece Mixers Paint and Party Studio.

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  • Sunset Cove Sand Series Volleyball Tournament

    Sunset Cove Sand Series Volleyball Tournament

    05/02/2017 - 09/26/2017

    Come watch entertaining and action-packed volleyball games as semi-pros compete in a tournament at Sunset Cove!

    To register to play in the tournament, please visit!

    Get competitive, or just have a friendly game of volleyball at our volleyball courts.

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  • LanierWorld Open Daily

    LanierWorld Open Daily

    05/21/2017 - 08/05/2017

    Relax, play, and explore LanierWorld in Lanier Islands!

    New this year is our expanded summer season! We will be open weekends April 29 through October 1, and daily May 20 through August 6, 2017.

    Lake Lanier offers over a half-mile of white, sandy beaches with lounging clusters, dive-in family movies, daily live entertainment all summer, a variety of dining options including Sunset Cove Beach Café, Gianni's Italian Bistro and Pizzeria, Tiki Hut, and the Boardwalk Cantina. Plus e... read more

  • Dive In Beach Movie

    Dive In Beach Movie

    05/25/2017 - 08/03/2017

    Catch a wave and watch your favorite movie! Join us for great films at a great location on a great big screen! Every Thursday, we will show a summer flick on our Spectacular Screen at Big Beach. See you there!

    Time: 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

    Location: Family Fun Park

    Time: at dark

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  • Live Entertainment at Sunset Cove!

    Live Entertainment at Sunset Cove!

    07/02/2017 - 07/30/2017

    Join us every weekend at Lanier Islands/Sunset Cove from July 2-30, 2017, for live entertainment, Full Moon Parties, and fireworks.  

    For more information on what's going on, go to

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  • I Love Beach Music Weekend

    I Love Beach Music Weekend

    07/28/2017 - 07/29/2017

    Lanier Islands invites its guests to hearken back to a simpler time of drive-in movies, limbo contests and clam bakes while making some special memories of their own at the lake. The waterfront resort encourages its fans to start practicing their best "Carolina Shag" in preparation for the inaugural "I Love Beach Music" Weekend. Hosted July 28-29, the music festival will showcase a lineup of highly revered beach music bands. Friday's concert – featuring Grains of Sand – will be hosted Sun... read more

  • Full Moon Party at Sunset Cove!

    Full Moon Party at Sunset Cove!

    08/05/2017 - 08/05/2017

    Get the party started with our DJ from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.! Redneck Blonde will be live in concert from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.!

    Want to make your Full Moon Party experience into a getaway? Check out our Full Moon Party Package!

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  • Wine Cruise Series

    Wine Cruise Series

    08/13/2017 - 08/13/2017

    All aboard at Harbor Landing as we cruise the lake - and enjoy a great time with food, drinks and live entertainment - on our 85-foot excursion yacht! For reservations, please call 678-318-2048.

    Wine Cruise Series Details:

    Ship: The Island Princess
    Dock: Harbor Landing Marina
    Date:  August 13, 2017
    Time: Sails at 2 p.m., and docks at 5 p.m. *Please be sure to arrive at least 30 minutes in advance to board and select a table for your group.
    Cos... read more

  • Labor Day Fireworks

    Labor Day Fireworks

    09/02/2017 - 09/04/2017

    Spend Labor Day weekend at Lanier Islands with great food, fun, and entertainment. Fireworks go off at 10 p.m. on all three nights (Saturday-Monday).

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  • Live Entertainment at Sunset Cove!

    Live Entertainment at Sunset Cove!

    09/02/2017 - 09/30/2017

    Join us for live entertainment at Sunset Cove! Various artists will be live in concert this September, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.!

    Want to make your experience into a getaway? Check out our overnight deals!

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  • Bubble Run 5K

    Bubble Run 5K

    10/14/2017 - 10/14/2017

    If you've ran a typical 5K, you know it's more exercise than excitement. But the Bubble Run™ is nothing but fun! Clad in white t-shirts, adults, kids and strollers run, walk, dance and play across 3 miles of absolute fun! Waves start every 3-5 minutes. Then, at each kilometer (0.6 miles), participants run through the color-filled Foam Bogs where they are covered from head to toe!

    'Bubble-teers' and charity partners will also be there to help make sure you get your share of the frothy... read more

  • Spartan Race

    Spartan Race

    10/21/2017 - 10/22/2017

    Join us for the Spartan Race at Lake Lanier October 21-22, 2017. The Reebok Spartan Sprint is perfect for athletes of all levels; from Spartan first-timers to seasoned racers. The 3-5 Mile Sprint is our shortest distance but it packs more than 20 signature Spartan obstacles. If you think you can't do it, you're wrong. Get to the starting line and show yourself what you are capable of. Visit the websi... read more

  • LanierWorld Winter Adventure

    LanierWorld Winter Adventure

    11/17/2017 - 12/31/2017

    Set inside the Islands' lakefront entertainment district, Winter Adventure will be open Friday, November 17 to Sunday, December 31, 2017. For more information about LanierWorld, and to learn more about available holiday packages or purchase passes to Winter Adventure, visit or call 770-945-8787.

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