top of page

Lake Lanier Islands

**Captain's Choice** "This is a great one stop shop for lodging, restaurants, bars, golf, family fun activities, and corporate events."

Less than an hour north of Atlanta on the shores of Lake Lanier, Lanier Islands is a destination unlike any other resort in Georgia. From the moment you cross the iconic bridge, Lanier Islands’ 1,200 acres of breathtaking natural beauty beckons for your indulgence. Play golf, enjoy luxurious lakeside amenities, and during the Summer, lounge on white sandy beaches, and ride the water slides at Margaritaville at Lanier Islands. Click on the image below to check out Lake Lanier Islands Resort.



There are plenty of hotels within minutes from the fishing grounds. Click in the image below to check them out.


Pig Tales

Pig Tales at Aqualand Marina serves as the premier BBQ, Burgers & Wings eatery on Lake Lanier, Georgia.  Founded in 2015 by the owners of Fish Tales at Hideaway Bay Marina, Pig Tales offers an exciting menu featuring fan favorites like the Pig Tales Burger, Pork Nachos, and the Ultimate Grilled Cheese Sandwich.  The outdoor bar has a gorgeous view of the heart of Lake Lanier and features local selections of draft beer, mixed drinks, bottled beer, wine and frozen drinks.  The covered, outdoor, pet-friendly patio makes a great setting for both families and large groups coming by car, bus or by boat.  Open daily during the spring, summer and fall months, Pig Tales is the perfect destination for great food, quality service and an unforgettable dining experience on Lake Lanier. Click on the image below to check them out.


Pelican Pete's

At Pelican Pete’s, we’re all about having a good time. That’s why at Lake Lanier’s only floating tiki bar & restaurant, we’ve created a one of a kind space with unbeatable lake views, live music, and the best food & drinks on the lake. So come visit us and see what all the squawk is about straight from the beak of Pelican Pete! Click on the link below to check them out.



This is a great site to rent houses on and near the water. If you're visiting for a couple days or weeks at a time there is something for you. Click on the image below to view lodging nearby.


Fish Tales Lakeside Grille

**Captain's Choice** "Try the Grouper Fingers and the Peel n' Eat Shrimp..Don't forget to wash it down with a cold one!"

Fish Tales at Hideaway Bay Marina was founded in 2010 by owners Dale & Jessica Ozaki. Built on a dedication to quality service, fresh seafood entrees and a family-friendly dining environment, Fish Tales has been regarded as the Best Dining Experience on Lake Lanier. Guests arrive year ‘round by car, boat and even helicopter to enjoy favorites like the Grouper Sandwich, Fish Tacos, and famous Fish Tales (Fried Grouper Fingers). Open daily for lunch and dinner March through October, Fish Tales features a sandbox for the kids, cold drinks for the adults and live music for all of your friends and family. Click on the image below to check them out.


Twisted Oar

Located right on Lake Lanier at Holiday Marina, Twisted Oar is the hot spot for incredible food, outstanding service, ice cold drinks, and live music. With menu items ranging from fresh seafood to savory chicken and steak, there is something here for everyone's tastes. Enjoy a beer while overlooking the lake, or sip on a refreshing signature cocktail while watching a game on the big screen. We're one of the hottest places on the water, so come get twisted at the Twisted Oar. Click on the image below to check them out.


Landshark Bar & Grill

With a signature LandShark Bar & Grill, the beach at the landing, live entertainment stage, beach bar, boat docks, beach volleyball, and fire pits – the landing epitomizes the authentic Margaritaville lifestyle! Perfectly placed at the opposite end of the lakeshore from Paradise Beach and the Family Fun Zone with easy access to the Chill Zone restaurants, LandShark Landing is the adult playground at Lake Lanier! With LandShark Bar & Grill, the beach, and boat docks nearby, this is the place to escape whether you are here for the day or the weekend.Click on the image below to check them out.

bottom of page