Find the best place to stay — Lake Lanier

Where to stay around Lake Lanier?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 263 vacation rentals near Lake Lanier. From 152 houses to 47 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake Lanier for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Lanier?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Lanier. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Blue Ridge: 957 vacation rentals
  • Helen: 669 vacation rentals
  • North Georgia Mountains: 3,277 vacation rentals
  • Ellijay: 1,134 vacation rentals
  • Georgia Mountains Region: 2,533 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Lanier! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Lanier?

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

  • Blue Ridge: 957 rentals
  • Helen: 669 rentals
  • Ellijay: 1,134 rentals
  • Dahlonega: 477 rentals
  • Athens: 148 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Lake Lanier?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Lake Lanier are:

  • Gwinnett County Airport-Briscoe Field (LZU): 168 vacation rentals
  • Barrow County Airport (WDR): 146 vacation rentals
  • Jackson County Airport (19A): 110 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Lanier?

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

  • Amicalola Falls: 720 rentals
  • Yonah Mountain Vineyards: 603 rentals
  • Wolf Mountain Vineyards: 580 rentals
  • Black Forest Bear Park: 765 rentals
  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area: 223 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Lanier listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Why People Love Visiting Tranquil Lake Lanier

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Lake Lanier. This scenic and relaxing city is well-known for its shopping, boating and restaurants. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with more space, consider a vacation rental—many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Attractions In and Around Lake Lanier

First time in Lake Lanier and looking for places to see? Some of the area's family-friendly draws for travelers include Stonewood Riding Stables, Chestatee Wildlife Preserve & Zoo and Mayfield Dairy Farms. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Smithgall Arts Center, Gainesville Theatre Alliance or The Cumming Playhouse. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Don Carter State Park, Mary Alice Park and Buford Dam Park. You can take a shopping trip to College Square Shopping Center, North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall and Mall of Georgia. Also while in town, consider a visit to Chestatee Golf Club and Pine Isle Golf Course.