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Rent a Group Shelter

Georgia Veterans State Park has a number of structures throughout the park that can be rented for group gatherings. Whether hosting a birthday party under an open-air shelter or renting an air-conditioned pavilion for that much-needed family reunion, Georgia Veterans State Park in Cordele, GA has the right fit for your group’s needs.

Rentals can be used from 9 am to 10 pm. Each rental requires a 50% deposit to hold and the balance is due upon pickup of keys or occupancy.  Reservations and keys will be made available at the Visitor Center from 9 am to 5 pm. Special accommodations can be made through the Visitor Center by calling 229-276-2371.

Check out our different group shelter options below and make plans to hold your next party, reunion or meeting at Georgia Veterans State Park. Please note that prices listed below are subject to change without notice and does not include the $5 parking pass per vehicle required to enter the park.


Picnic Shelters (1 - 4)

These open-air, covered shelters include 6 picnic tables, 1 electrical outlet, water and a grill. Each picnic shelter can easily accommodate up to 20 people. Cost is $55 per day to rent.

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Beach Shelter

The Beach Shelter is both screened in and covered and sits next to the beach. It can accommodate up to 5 picnic tables has 1 electric outlet, outside water and an outdoor grill. The Beach Shelter can easily accommodate up to 15 people and is $100 per day to rent.

Activity Shelter

The Activity Shelter is an enclosed and air-conditioned building that features electric, water and a refrigerator. Outside the building is a fire ring and outdoor grill. The building can fit up to 6 tables with chair and can accommodate no more than 30 people at a time. This capacity number is strictly enforced. Cost is $100 per day to rent.

Activity Shelter

Lakeview Pavilion

The Lakeview Pavilion is screened in and covered. It has electric, outdoor water, outdoor grill, ceiling fans and it is next to the playground. It can easily accommodate up to 72 people at a time with up to 10 picnic tables. The cost is $175 per day to rent.

Group Shelter

The Group Shelter is an air-conditioned and heated building that features a kitchen with a range and oven, a microwave, an ice machine, commercial refrigerator and commercial freezer. It also has both Ladies and Men's bathrooms. The building also featured electric, water and an indoor fireplace. Outside the building is a BBQ Pit. The Group Shelter can easily accommodate up to 150 people with 25 tables and 150 chairs. Cost is $300 per day to rent.

Professional Meeting Room

Our Professional Meeting Room is located within the Visitor Center and therefore has both air-conditioning and heat, plus bathrooms. Within the room are 4 tables, office chairs, dry erase boards, a projector, podium and sound system. Included in the room rental is a Visitor Center attendant and access to the museum. It can easily accommodate up to 25 people at a time.

This room is available for business meetings and training seminars only. It cannot be rented for social functions. The room costs $50 per hour and is available from 7am to 9pm.
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