The Best Georgia Waterfront Wedding Venues

*Photo via Lanier Islands Weddings


If you dream of getting married in front of a tranquil lake, a rushing river, or a peaceful ocean, you’re in luck. There are plenty of gorgeous waterfront wedding venues throughout Georgia that will make your wedding dreams come true. Check out some of the most beautiful waterfront Georgia wedding venues the state has to offer.


2400 On the River

2400 Pleasant Hill Road

Ranger, GA 30734


As you can probably gather from the name, this peaceful northern Georgia wedding venue sits right on the gorgeous Coosawattee River. It offers stunning views of the north Georgia foothills, creating a beautiful backdrop for your celebration. There are multiple ceremony locations to choose from, including a gazebo and a pavilion with a fireplace, both overlooking the river. There are also indoor locations available for the reception afterwards. 2400 On the River features a bridal solarium with a private restroom, a catering kitchen, an audio system, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, furniture available for rent, and much more. There is also an on-site manager, venue cleaning services, and furniture setup and breakdown services. Couples interested in the venue can contact the team via email or phone for more information.


Indigo Falls Events

392 Red Mountain Road

Dallas, GA 30157

The Indigo Falls Events venue features lakes, streams, and waterfalls, making all of your waterfront wedding dreams come true. The 350-acre property is also beautifully landscaped, and has won The Knot’s Best of Weddings award 5 years in a row. The outdoor ceremony site has antique church pews, and looks over a gorgeous lake. The property also has an indoor chapel, as well as an indoor reception hall that features a large stone fireplace. Amenities include bride and groom dressing areas, parking attendants and shuttle services, access to their DJ and florist, as well as furniture, tableware, and linens. Interested couples can contact the team at Indigo Falls Events via online form for more information.


The Mountains of Big Canoe

10586 Big Canoe

Jasper, GA 30143


The Mountains of Big Canoe is a 7,000-acre gated community an hour north of Atlanta. The community is nestled among the Blue Ridge Mountains, and features luxury amenities. The large property features many event spaces, so there are lots of options for couples to choose from. The Clubhouse at Lake Sconti overlooks the lake, and also features an outdoor patio event space right on the water. There is also the Canoe Lodge, which offers indoor and outdoor event spaces, and access to a sandy beach. Those interested in The Mountains of Big Canoe can look at an extensive brochure containing info on all of the event spaces online. The event team can be contacted via email or phone for more information.

Lanier Islands Weddings

7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy

Buford, GA 30518


If you are looking for a Georgia waterfront wedding, there is no better place than the expansive Lanier Islands. The property offers 8 uniquely beautiful wedding ceremony venues that overlook Lake Lanier. Some options include Peachtree Pointe, a large ceremony space that overlooks the lake from atop a hill, and Venetian Pier, where you can get married out on the lake. There are also a variety of indoor event spaces for the reception. Lanier Islands Weddings offers both Full and Intimate Wedding packages. Depending on the package, amenities may include customized dining options, access to resort golf carts, furniture, linens, and tableware, and more. Interested couples can contact the team at Lanier Islands Weddings via phone for more information.


The King & Prince Beach & Golf Resort

201 Arnold Road

St. Simons, GA 31522


Beach-loving couples should check out The King & Prince Beach & Golf Resort for their wedding. The oceanfront resort offers venue spaces for both intimate and larger-scale events. There are outdoor ceremony locations overlooking the water, as well as large ballrooms and smaller indoor event spaces. The Oceanfront Lawn is just steps away from the beach and perfect for larger celebrations, while the Oceanfront Terrace is a brick patio perfect for smaller ceremonies. The venue offers catering, furniture rentals, vendor referrals, and much more. The wedding package brochure can be viewed online, and interested couples can contact the event team via phone or online form for more information.


In the Woods

2173 Cartersville Hwy

Rockmart, GA 30153


This secluded wedding venue is perfect for the couples who are looking for a peaceful spot filled with lush greenery and tranquil lakes. The gorgeous property, which is located an hour outside of Atlanta, is surrounded by 250 acres of greenery and woodlands. The space features an open-air chapel that overlooks a lake, as well as a 5200 square-foot reception hall that can fit up to 250 guests. In the Woods also features a Honeymoon Suite Cabin, and offers an on-site wedding coordinator, an in-house DJ, access to their florist, shuttles and drivers for the day, as well as furniture and tableware. Couples who want to check out In the Woods can contact the event team via phone or online form.


Rocky’s Lake Estate

2700 Cox Road

Woodstock, GA 30188

The elegant 12-acre lakefront property is ideal for the couple that loves nature. The gorgeous, sparkling lake serves as the perfect backdrop for any celebration. There are a variety of ceremony and reception spaces, including an outdoor gazebo and a rustic pavilion. The venue, which can host up to 200 guests, has many amenities and services, including dressing rooms, covered outdoor spaces, and an event staff with years of experience. Couples who are interested in Rocky’s Lake Estate can contact the team via phone or email for more information.


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