Nestled in the middle of Georgia Veterans Memorial State Park, Lake Blackshear Resort & Golf Club is the ultimate South Georgia lakeside destination. Whether you’re looking for an adventurous weekday getaway, have an upcoming corporate meeting, desire a romantic weekend or are planning a family reunion, choose Lake Blackshear Resort – one of the most versatile resorts in all of Georgia. Guests will discover a variety of activities to suit every taste; golfing, hiking, fishing, dining, dancing, boating and swimming, just to name a few.
Our renowned Southern hospitality and charm sets us apart from other resorts, not to mention our vacation packages are designed to satisfy the needs of every family member or colleague. The natural surroundings of a middle Georgia pine forest put every guest at ease and in the mood to be creative and productive or relaxed and reflective.
Take in the breathtaking views and beautiful sunsets on the lake while relaxing on the veranda of the lodge or listen for the peaceful sounds of nature from the private screened porches of the villas and cabins. With so many options and affordable vacation deals, we make it easy to vacation in South Georgia.
Recognized as one of middle and south Georgia’s finest courses, Georgia Veterans Memorial Golf Course or “Vet’s Course” at Lake Blackshear Resort & Golf Club, is the best-kept secret of golf in Georgia. Only two hours from Atlanta and one hour from Macon, our challenging venue tests players through expertly placed mounds, water hazards, and plenty of sand bunkers.
Ranked by Golf Digest as a four-star course, the picturesque lake views along with Cordele’s mild climate and affordable golf packages make the Denis Griffiths’ designed course the perfect place to enjoy the sport year-round.
Whether you enjoy a challenging round of golf, a leisurely stroll through the tall pines or even morning coffee on the veranda while working away on your laptop, we have options to suit your needs. Kayak or boat rentals are a great way to get the most out of our lake resort and your family summer vacation. Fishing and paddleboarding are popular pastimes around the resort, while the nearby Georgia Veterans Memorial State Park, Military Museum and Historic SAM Shortline provide wholesome fun for the whole crew. Any leisure activity you choose will guarantee fun and exciting memories that will last a lifetime. Check out our resort deals and start planning your perfect weekend family getaway or corporate outing today.
Looking for a South Georgia restaurant to eat with a beautiful outdoor view? Join us at Corele’s favorite restaurant, Cypress Grill, for a relaxed, casual dining experience on the lake. We host a vibrant nightlife as well, with Live Entertainment on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights during our peak season. Artists such as the Zac Brown Band, Lee Brice and The Swinging Medallions are just a few of the names that have taken our stage to perform.
If you’re planning a wedding in Georgia and don't want to break the bank, look no further than Lake Blackshear Resort & Golf Club. With its romantic setting, spectacular sunsets and upscale accommodations, it's easy to see why Lake Blackshear Resort is the perfect destination for lakeside weddings and special events. Our experienced staff can assist in planning the perfect day to suit your budget with our affordable indoor and outdoor venue options. Just one visit and you’ll see why Lake Blackshear Resort is one of the best wedding venues in all of Georgia. Whether you’ve just said “I do” or are looking to celebrate your anniversary, Lake Blackshear Resort, in Cordele, GA, has affordable packages that allow for you and your loved one to stay and play all in one location. Our Bed & Breakfast Package is perfect for overnight visits while other packages bundle in amenities such as golf, archery and boating making it more affordable to take advantage of activities around the park during your stay. Let us help you celebrate that special occasion.