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Lake Lanier Islands

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Exceeded our expectations!

We attended a work conference at Lake Lanier Legacy Lodge. This was our first trip to Lake Lanier... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
Girls Getaway Beach Trip in the Mountains?

yes that is right Lake Lanier Islands are not coastal but hidden in the mountains of Buford County... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tracey P
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
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Tent and RV camp sites, water and cooking facilities and a fishing pier make this a comfortable, fun place to excape to from Atlanta.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible39%
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We attended a work conference at Lake Lanier Legacy Lodge. This was our first trip to Lake Lanier and weren't sure what to expect based on some of the reviews we read online. However, our expectations were exceeded in every way! I can't say enough...More

Thank NorthCarolinians
Reviewed 1 week ago

yes that is right Lake Lanier Islands are not coastal but hidden in the mountains of Buford County Georgia. The Girls and I needed a getaway beach trip with a boardwalk, sand, bands, and fun and we found it in the mountains while island hoping....More

Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not far from Atlanta, this lake has numerous opportunities for fun. There are boat and jet ski rentals, fishing, biking, and exploring opportunities galore. We chose to jet ski and had an absolute blast. There are a number of restaurants on the lake for beautiful...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived within an hour of Lake Lanier Islands for the past 15 years, today we visited and had a great time, drove around and checked everything out, went to Lanierworld, and ate at one of the restaurants. Had a great time.

Thank rustybob64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very lovely lake filled with so much wildlife and beautiful homes scattered along the shores of this massive lake. It was never crowded but can see at times it will. Even stopped at a marina to refuel

Thank gsuone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came to the resort for a qirls' weekend getaway. We all had a fabulous time! The islands are so beautiful (there are four of them) Everything was nicely landscaped, well maintained, clean and classy. So much to do, here were some of our special highlights:...More

Thank Mirror013
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Lake Lanier Islands is one of my favorite places. There is so much to do. The water park is fantastic and has a great beach. We also like to boat nearby and dock at the beach. They have great restaurants. We went to the one...More

Thank cathy d
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We went swimming at the flowery branch location of lake Lanier , the beach was very dirty , trash everywhere , it's great place to swim and have a cook out , it cost 5 dollars to come swim , over it was okay ,...More

Thank Jacobs C
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We enjoyed for 4 days in this nice resort and we had lots of things to do between beach, waterpark & the nice view and the staff was very nice and so professional specially the housekeeping team when we need them, in 10 minutes they...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

I came here for training for my job. While I did not stay overnight like most of my coworkers, I did come and utilized as much as I could of what was offered. There are four main islands that make up Lake Lanier (Pine, Blue...More

Thank Nicki K
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23 December 2014|
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Response from factionxm |
They do offer a 10% discount for all active military, this includes over night stay, LanierWorld, and Magical Nights of Lights. They also host the Fallen Hero Race with expected 1000 runners to sponsor the famlies who have... More