Lanier Islands Offers Scenic Options for Social Distancing

Lakeside Georgia Resort Remains Open and Vigilant for the Health and Well-Being of its Patrons.

Buford, GA, March 28, 2020 --( With social distancing and CDC guidelines at the forefront, Georgia’s Lanier Islands offers a number of ways for local couples and families to enjoy a change of scenery while remaining safe and secluded from the potential spread of COVID-19. Embracing the concept that – even in the face of uncertainty – nature never closes, day and overnight guests of Lanier Islands can enjoy scenic lake views, fresh air, healthy outlets and memorable time spent with loved ones.

“It’s not lost on us that many families had hoped to enjoy Spring Break during this time and children are experiencing an unprecedented change to their daily lives,” said Grier Todd, Chief Operations Officer at the lakeside resort. “We’ve taken every precaution laid out by the Centers for Disease Control and have developed some innovative ways for families to enjoy quality time together while social distancing from others at our 1500-acre destination. The provision of an unprecedented guest experience has always been at the heart and soul of who we are at Lanier Islands – that will never change as long as we remain open. Whether spending a memorable afternoon or several days at the resort, we offer a number of unique solutions to help families make the best of our current situation.”

The resort is currently offering special accommodation packages featuring private, pet-friendly two-bedroom LakeHouses that come complete with kitchenettes, back decks with grills overlooking the lake and room enough to sleep eight family members. In addition to cooking in, families can order food deliveries from BullFrogs Bar & Grille onsite. LakeHouse guests will also be provided with a complimentary resort cart for exploring the Islands. LakeHouse packages start at $249/night for a one-night stay or $199/night for a three-night stay. Reservations can be made online at or by calling (770) 945-8787.

The following venues are also open at the Resort:

Bullfrogs Bar & Grille is open daily from noon to 9 p.m. for carryout or delivery – guests can call (770) 945-8787 or email to place their order; Landshark Bar & Grill is open for carryout orders on weekends

Legacy Golf Course for individual golfers and families with special precautions to ensure social distancing; tee times can be booked and paid for online

Lanier Islands’ sprawling network of scenic Walking Trails

Boat and Gas Docks, as well as the Marina for pontoon boat rentals with special cleaning procedures using EPA-approved supplies

RV Resort offers lakefront views and 30’ – 50’ concrete pads providing space enough for social distancing in the comfort of guests’ own RVs, complete with full hook up for water, sewer and power plus picnic table, grill, fire pit and Wi-Fi
To stay on top of the latest specials and changes at Lanier Islands, prospective guests are encouraged to follow the resort on Facebook and Instagram. Accommodations and golf tee times can be booked online at Additional questions can be directed to the Lanier Islands hotline at (770) 945-8787.
Lanier Islands Resort
Kasie Bolling - Freelance Writer
Missy Burgess
Director of Public Relations
Lanier Islands
7000 Lanier Islands Parkway
Buford, GA 30518
Phone: (770) 945-8787