Lake Lanier is a great place to stay with your RV or tent. There are 12 campgrounds around the lake offering everything from luxurious lakeside locations to primitive, back-to-nature camping opportunities. Lake Lanier Islands is a year-round 1,100-acre resort boasting the 216-room Emerald Pointe Resort, 30 lakeside cottages, and 18-holes of championship golf. The lake also has more than 50 surrounding parks to enjoy. Take your family on a picnic, let the children enjoy a playground by the lake or go for a dip! On and off the water dining features everything from world class dining just a short drive away to several casual restaurants accessible by boat.