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LanierWorld at Lanier Islands

7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy, Buford, GA 30518-1442
+1 678-304-3120
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Lots to do for the whole family

Lots of water slides, some with mats and some with tubes. A couple that don't need either. A large... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hoschton, Georgia
via mobile
Really fun cool place to go!

We visited Lanier World a few times and each time we go - we have so much fun. A lot to do and see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Denise C
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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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“water park” (88 reviews)
“lanier world” (19 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy, Buford, GA 30518-1442
+1 678-304-3120
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Be prepared to research and call and ask about promotions on everything from food, ticket, to transportation ahead of time,especially if you stay there. Plenty of activities for the kids but wouldn't recommend for small kids because there is a LOT of walking and the...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We are getting ready to leave after a weekend of incredible fun! We took a 13 year old and a 7 year old and the whole family had a blast. The park was clean and the staff was friendly and helpful. It was very busy...More

Thank Henry T
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Lanier lodge with 8 year old grandson and had two full days of fun activities without leaving the island. Great water park, zip lines and boating. Brief rains in late evening but other wise plenty of fun and sunshine for everyone.

Thank Michelle Z
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We were given some free tickets by a friend so we drove over to LanierWorld. Lots to do and see, a lot of different slides and activities. Most everything was pretty clean, the lounge chairs could use some cleaning, but overall we had a great...More

Thank rustybob64
Reviewed 26 July 2017

It isn't cheap. Also you must include a Fast Pass or a couple rides will be shut down to you. Cat 4 is a great ride but the process takes forever and Fast Pass people take up all the slots. Also about half the rides...More

Thank Hpytravlr
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

These people have it figured out!! There are plenty slides and activities for kids and scattered throughout are spots for adults! Tons of chairs around the beach featuring the biggest outdoor screen I have ever seen which was playing music videos while we were there....More

Thank cyrena1981
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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 Debora P | Reviewed this property |
I would buy tickets on line just to be safe. or take cash. when we went they did accept card, but you never know when that could change or be down due to the Internet.