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LanierWorld at Lanier Islands

7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy, Buford, GA 30518-1442
+1 678-304-3120
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Waste of money

After debating between Stone Mountain and Lanier Magical Lights. We chose Lanier. WRONG CHOICE. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maria P
Winder, Georgia, Usa
via mobile
Magical Nights of Lights - great for kids

My family recently visited the Magical Nights of lights. It was great for kids. The 7 miles of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jesup, Georgia
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Located within our 1,500-acre resort in Georgia, LanierWorld is home to a variety of attractions, restaurants, activities, and a beach and water park sure to thrill adventure seekers and beach bums alike. Whether you are looking for the coolest lakeside spot for day play and nightlife, a sandy area to bask in the sun, or a place to let loose and let your inner child out, LanierWorld has it all. At the Family Fun Park, enjoy Wild Waves, the South's largest wave pool, and Raging River. A short walk through the tunnel takes you from the Family Fun Park to Big Beach, home of the largest collection of rides, slides and dining options at LanierWorld. Across the sand and over the Boardwalk, lies Sunset Cove, THE spot on Lake Lanier for music, entertainment, dining & nightlife!
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“wave pool” (61 reviews)
“water park” (91 reviews)
“lanier world” (19 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy, Buford, GA 30518-1442
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After debating between Stone Mountain and Lanier Magical Lights. We chose Lanier. WRONG CHOICE. I was very disappointed with this display. Lights are sporadic and not really Christmassy. I did like the 12 days of Christmas and the tall Christmas tree. Everything else, NOT. I...More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family recently visited the Magical Nights of lights. It was great for kids. The 7 miles of lights were beautiful. We then stopped and spent a little time at the "village". It is really a carnival for kids. There were lots of rides and...More

Thank gmaj_05
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We take our boat to the islands often. My kids love the slides and I like the food and drinks. We go during the week or on weekdays to avoid the crowds.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful venue. I visited both days for the Spartan Race. The drive to the beach was picturesque. They started to put the lights up for the holidays Parking was not bad and the beach was gorgeous.

Thank ohrhilly
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We came out to Lanier Island for a Spartan race and discover this wonderful hidden gem! There was beautiful beaches a wave pool water slides just a fantastic place! Also zip lining and of course boating. Although Spartan had leased the property for their venue...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

All of Lake Lanier is beautiful. They've created another fun spot for all of us to enjoy. My vacation rental guest from property 291145 spend a lot of time there and always look forward to coming back and bringing their boat. If you like a...More

Thank MysticMtnHideaway
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Lots of water slides, some with mats and some with tubes. A couple that don't need either. A large beach and a wave pool. Expect long lines on weekends. They do sell "fast pass" which allows you to jump the line and make lots of...More

Thank NanaChristine
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We visited Lanier World a few times and each time we go - we have so much fun. A lot to do and see and it will definitely keep you active througout the day!

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went to se Christmas light decorations and kind of disappointed. Thought entrance fee did not do the justice and thought it was ok.

Thank Vanita B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic idea for all! Lanier World has something for everyone . Wrapped around the lake you will find low key water slides for beginners , heavy Duty steel / fast slides for those who like a thrill , splash park for kids ,...More

Thank jro1984
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22 November 2017|
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Response from NanaChristine | Reviewed this property |
There are paid slips at Sunset Cove but I’m not sure of the cost. You can then buy your admission to the water park
6 March 2017|
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Response from LanierWorld | Property representative |
Outside alcohol cannot be brought onto Lanier Islands property, and alcohol purchased at Lanier Islands cannot be taken off the property. Alcoholic beverages can be purchased at all restaurants at the resort and also at the... More
24 December 2016|
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Response from Ithecook | Reviewed this property |