51 Reviews
20-500
Guest Capacity
Indoor/Outdoor
Venue Setting

About Lanier Islands

Happily-Ever-After begins at the lake!

Lanier Islands is a lakeside wedding venue located in Buford, Georgia. This picturesque venue will not disappoint in its setting and services. The outdoor ceremony spaces have breathtaking lakeside views, making it ideal for the classic outdoor Georgia wedding, while the indoor locations boast elegance and sophistication. As a full-service wedding venue, they not only provide a setting with unparalleled views, but also on-site services of wedding specialists, catering managers, and preferred vendor partnerships.

Facilities and Capacity
Lanier Islands can accommodate up to 500 guests. Enjoy romantic outdoor venues with lakeside views or one of the many private indoor locations for your receptions and/or ceremony. These include the Grand Ballroom, Veranda Room, Magnolia Room, and the Plantation Ballroom.

Services Offered
Lanier Islands offers the following event services:

  • Accommodations
  • Clean-up and set-up
  • Event planning
  • In-house bar
  • In-house catering
  • Pet-friendly atmosphere
  • Wireless internet


Location
Lanier Islands is located in Buford, Georgia off of Lanier Islands Parkway. It services the Atlanta metropolitan area.

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Atlanta

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51 Reviews for Lanier Islands

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We absolutely loved this venue! We spent a lot of time looking for the perfect venue that would work with our Mexican-themed wedding, and we were so glad we chose Lake Lanier. We picked the PineIsle Point ceremony and reception space, which was absolutely breathtaking! The view of the water is so beautiful and the open space of the reception was perfect. We worked with Olivia who was awesome!! She was very professional and fun to work with! She was always available for any questions or changes that we had (which was a lot lol) and she never made us feel like we were bothering her, even though we had a lot of questions and changes! She was such a huge help with making sure everything went smoothly the day of our wedding. We had a lot of custom requests which were very easily accommodated by her. All of the staff the day of the wedding were very professional, and we felt like everything went very smoothly! We also worked with Lori and Andreja who helped coordinate with guest accommodations for the weekend. They both were great to work with as well. We would definitely recommend this venue - not only is it probably one of the best venues in GA, but the overall experience was wonderful. We also got compliments from the staff who worked our wedding who said some very nice things about our reception which was greatly appreciated. Thank you Lake Lanier for helping us have or dream wedding!!!

Profile Picture Kelly, 8/18/18, 5 Reviews
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Accommodations, Clean Up, In-House Bar, In-House Catering, Set Up, Uncovered Outdoor, Parking, Shuttle, Valet, Wheelchair Access, Barware, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
5.0

We had our dream wedding at Legacy Pointe in mid-may. After the first visit to Lanier Islands and seeing the venue, we were all-in and had no doubt that we wanted our wedding here. Initially we met with Andreja who was great to work with and showed us around and got us set up and started. Then we worked with Olivia Hinze our wedding coordinator who is the best ever and made the entire process so easy and awesome! She was very organized, communication between us was so easy and she was very responsive to all our questions. She accommodated all our detailed requests and made sure everything we wanted was possible within our budget. Thank you so much Olivia! The wedding showcase allowed us to sample and select our awesome buffet menu including drinks, meet all the vendors you can think of and really give an idea of how everything is put together for a wedding. The resort itself is clean, professional, and top-quality hospitality. The complimentary honeymoon suite is so great! Overall we are so glad we had our wedding here and we recommend it to anyone who is looking for an awesome wedding venue. They provide the entire package. You will not regret it. Thanks Lanier Islands!

Profile Picture Sarah, 5/19/18, 1 Review
Category: Catering, Ceremony & Reception Venue, Transportation, Wedding Planning

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Venue Highlights
Maximum Capacity
500
Guest Minimum
20
Event Spaces
18
Type
Country/Golf Club, Resort, Waterfront
Style
Luxury, Outdoorsy, Rustic/Country
Setting
Covered Outdoor, Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Bridal Shower
Ceremony
Engagement Party
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner
Elopements
Accommodations
Clean Up
Event Planning
In-House Bar
In-House Catering
Pet Friendly
Set Up
Wireless Internet
All Inclusive Packages
Bridal Suite
Cake
Event Rentals
Liability Insurance
Lighting/Sound
Outside Vendors
Preferred Vendors Only
Barware
China
Chocolate Fountain
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Parking
Shuttle
Valet
Wheelchair Access
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$500.00 Value | Redeem In-Store
Book your wedding at Lanier Islands for June, July, or August of 2018 and receive $500 off your wedding reception. (May not be redeemed for cash. Please present this certificate to your Wedding Specialist at the time of contract signing to qualify for this opportunity. May not be used with any other offer. Intimate Wedding Package excluded.)
Offer Expires: 08/31/2018
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Professional Network & Endorsements

9 ENDORSEMENTS
We are honored to work with the Lake Lanier Islands Resort and their Wedding Team! Not only is this gorgeous North Georgia venue amazingly stunning, but there are multiple settings for your wedding. Lake Lanier Islands is a floral designer's most wonderful dream come true. The staff is helpful, warm and professional to adapt to our bride families and their wishes. We love designing our wedding decor at Lake Lanier Islands Resort whether the wedding inside or outside. The reception ballrooms also offer fantastic space for your celebration. Thank you Lake Lanier Islands for giving us the opportunities to design centerpieces, drapery, lighting, outdoor ceremony decor, sweetheart tables, altar decor designs, and so much more! Our brides are super happy with Lake Lanier and we are continually in awe of happily transforming and offering our designing talent to this extraordinary venue. If you are questioning where to have your dream wedding - - search no place else. You will be impressed and thankful you chose Lake Lanier!

Lake Lanier has been a perfect place for me to work at for a few years. They have so many beautiful venues to choose from. Great venue

They have an excellent staff, and playing jazzy music with my saxes during a Wedding dinner on the main deck and dance music for the reception on the upperdeck of the Isaland Princess was a real trip! Not only did we have fun, but so did all the boats that surrounded and traveled with us! Thank you Carol!

Blair, Dale and the staff at Lake Lanier Isllands have got to be some of the THE most professional and helpful personnel in the wedding industry. My personal observation of them at this facility is second to none. The venue is great and allows for some very unique and creative photos and video opportunities! Super Venue!!!

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7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518   See On Map
678-318-7859 (phone)
Lanier Islands is a wedding venue from Atlanta, GA. We service weddings throughout the local area, including Buford, Lake Lanier Islands, and Metro Atlanta. Lanier Islands is a professional wedding venue that has been part of the Atlanta, GA wedding industry for over 20 years. We specialize in Catering, Indoor Venues, Outdoor Venues, Lakeside Views, Waterfront, Luxury, Ceremonies and Receptions, Resort Accommodations, Amenities, Boating, Golf, Water park, Equestrian center, horseback riding, Rehearsal Dinners, Custom Weddings, Exciting Menus and Strolling Receptions and Buffets.