Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Buford is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Buford. This city's shopping, boating and restaurants draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Buford

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Buford has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Isle Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Big Splash Interactive Fountain (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Hamilton Mill Golf Club (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Stonewood Riding Stables (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Chateau Elan Winery (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Buford

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Buford is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bogan Park Community Recreation & Aquatic Center (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Buford Dam Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Lake Lanier Islands (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Mary Alice Park (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Little Mulberry Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Buford

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), located 23.7 mi (38.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Athens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps), which is 40.7 mi (65.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Buford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 239 vacation rentals near Buford. From 164 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Buford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Buford?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Buford:

  • Midtown: 880 vacation rentals
  • Virginia Highland: 255 vacation rentals
  • North Buckhead: 110 vacation rentals
  • Old Fourth Ward: 548 vacation rentals
  • Inman Park: 305 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Buford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Buford. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area: 298 vacation rentals
  • Lanier World Waterpark: 264 vacation rentals
  • Mall of Georgia: 255 vacation rentals
  • Buford Dam Park: 278 vacation rentals
  • Sunset Cove Beach: 262 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Buford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Buford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 164 Houses in Buford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Buford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Buford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 38 vacation rentals with pool available in Buford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.