Front Gate/Parking Fee

There is a daily $15 gate fee for all vehicles entering the resort. The revenue generated is reinvested back into the upkeep of roads and sidewalks. For overnight guests, one car is included with your reservation. Additional vehicles will be required to pay the $15 fee. For guests attending events, weddings, group meetings and resort events such as Easter, Mother’s Day and Thanksgiving Brunch, the fee is included. For guests with reservations at Sidney’s Restaurant the fee is waived, except during the dates of Magical Lights of Nights. Golfers with confirmed tee times have the gate fee included.

For guests of Margaritaville at Lanier Islands, please visit for information on daily access, season passes, boat rentals, campgrounds and equestrian.

Enjoy the Beauty of Lanier Islands Year-Round!

Save time and money by purchasing an annual Front Gate Pass or Boat Ramp Pass that is good for an entire year from date of purchase. Receive free entry every time you come to the islands to visit or launch your boat. Daily access is easy with your windshield decal/keycard.

2020 Front Gate Pass $75

2020 Front Gate Pass $75

The 2020 Front Gate Pass includes a vehicle decal, which serves as a front gate pass and parking pass for Lanier Islands. Complete the form attached at the link below and bring to Lanier Islands Front Gate or Gift Shop to purchase and receive your decal. Decal is valid 1 year from date of purchase.

Does not include entry to Magical Nights of Lights.

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2019 Boat Ramp Pass $65

2019 Boat Ramp Pass $65

The Boat Ramp Pass includes an entry keycard which allows access to the Lanier Islands and Big Creek Boat Ramps. Print and complete the form from the link below and bring to Lanier Islands Front Gate to receive your access card. Note: Shoal Creek Campground Boat Ramp access is not included.

Does not include entry to Magical Nights of Lights.

Pass Valid at the following:
Lanier Islands Boat Ramp
Big Creek Boat Ramp

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Islands Golf Getaway

The ultimate getaway for the ultimate golf enthusiast

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Islands Golf Getaway Package

This package includes:
- Deluxe accommodations
- Two rounds of golf on the scenic Legacy on Lanier Golf Course
- Breakfast buffet for 2
Additional rounds of golf can be added at a special rate of $68 per person, per round. Please be ready to book your tee time in conjunction with your overnight stay. if you book online, please call us afterward at 770-945-8787 to secure your preferred tee time!.


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