Historic High Country / Chatsworth

Carters Lake Marina & Resort

575 Marina Road
Chatsworth, GA 30705

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Escape to the peaceful lake! Carters Lake is located in the Northwest Georgia mountains, between Atlanta and Chattanooga. 62 miles of shoreline surround 3,200 acres of clear, clean water.

Often described as "Georgia's Best Kept Secret," the lake is a welcome escape from the bustle of city life, only an hour away. The marina offers boat dockage, lakeside cabins, houseboats and pontoon boats for rental. For the boat owner, a free slip at the marina is included in cabin rentals. Also offered are cabin and boat packages, which are a great deal.

The gas sales, store and snack bar are open to all lake users. For our boat dock customers, service and repair are also available. The marina is open year-round.

Store hours vary during the off season, November through March, so please call ahead.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Rates Call or see website


    Nature Trails

    Average Nightly Rate

    $101-$150, $151-$200

    Facility Amenities

    Boat Launch, Complimentary Parking, Equipment Rentals Available, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Lodging On Site, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms, Rentals Available, Smoking Allowed on Premises

    General Information

    Deposit Required, Maps/Brochures/Guides, Miles from Convention Center, Miles from Downtown, Open Year 'Round, Pet-friendly

    Internet Connectivity

    High-Speed In Public Space

    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa


    Boat Rental, Pontoon, Tube

    Room Amenities

    Fireplaces, In-Room Coffee Maker

    Room Information

    Number of ADA-compliant Rooms: 0

    Number of Doubles: 0

    Number of Non-smoking Rooms: 0

    Room Type

    2-Bedroom Units, 3+ Bedroom Units

    Setting & Style

    Mountain Setting

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages