Reynolds Lake Oconee is a luxury golf and lakefront resort just 85 miles east of Atlanta, Georgia. The world-class golf club features 6 courses spanning 12,000 acres in total, along with culinary, arts, culture and scenic attractions which combine for an idillic golf vacation.
With breathtaking views, a dramatic landscape and a consistent top 100 ranking, Great Waters Golf Course is not to be missed. Great Waters was designed by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus, not just one of the greatest golfers of all time, but also a leading golf architect.
Tom Fazio himself mastered the modern design of this course, with three distinct nine-hole layouts .The National is nestled between dense forests, with impressive changes in elevation, players are treated with spectacular views throughout their round.
The Oconee offers dramatic routing along Lake Oconee’s shoreline, with an opportunity to play shots over inlets of the lake. The Oconee course was designed by Rees Jones, AKA The Open Doctor – famous for his redesign of courses ahead of major championships.
Both courses were designed by one of the world’s most established golf course architects, Bob Cupp. Cupp designed The Landing in 1986 and it has since become one of Georgia’s premier golf destinations. The Preserve offers a similar 6,698 yard, par-72 experience but boasts rolling topography and challenging back tees.
The Creek Club is a members-only course with unique terrain and challenging angles throughout. The Creek Club was designed by Jim Engh, an innovative architect destined to change the way golf courses around the world are designed.
A world-class golf resort wouldn’t be complete without world-class amenities. Reynolds Lake Oconee features luxury real estate listings and an opportunity to build your own home, making it truly one of a kind. If you’re planning a golf trip, The Ritz Carlton at Reynolds Lake Oconee is the place to be. The hotel offers luxury rooms, suites, and an unmissable dining experience. There’s even an impressive spa and swimming pool to enjoy.
Satisfy your taste buds at some of the finest restaurants in Lake Oconee. Restaurants like The National Tavern, Eighty8 Kitchen and Richland Pointe offer an exceptional culinary experience.
Reynolds Lake Oconee is surrounded by vibrant towns and cities to visit during your stay.
Greensboro is a short 20-minute drive north of Lake Oconee, offering a fascinating insight into the town’s history, a taste of Southern hospitality and antique shopping. If the hustle and bustle of the city is your thing, the state capital, Atlanta, can be found just over an hour’s drive from the lake. The city of Athens is located less than an hour away – a must-visit destination for budding musicians and foodies alike.
The nearest airport is Macon (MCN), just 53 miles away in the heart of Georgia. Macon offers daily services to and from Baltimore/Washington (BWI). For flights further afield, Atlanta Airport (ATL) is located just 77 miles away, offering national and international flights.
From Atlanta, take the I-20 E until you reach exit 130. From here, you can take GA-44 W (Lake Oconee Pkwy) to the resort.