Group Yacht Excursions

Yacht Excursions

Lake Lanier Islands Resort’s Harbor Landing features group excursion yachts for special occasions such as private parties, wedding receptions, business dinners and executive retreats. Catering services and Coast Guard-certified captains are available.

Yacht Excursions Menu

Island Princess

  • Maximum capacity 140 passengers
  • 85'x18' with luxury enclosed cabin that seats 60 people
  • Buffet and bar area
  • Heating and air conditioning
  • Two restrooms
  • Upper deck equipped with tables, chairs, second bar, and partial shade cover
Rental for 4 hours $2,900
Captain's Fee $250
Each additional hour for the boat $650
Each additional hour for the Captain $60

Island Queen

  • Maximum capacity 75 passengers
  • 75'x18' boat with a luxury enclosed cabin that seats 40 people
  • Buffet and bar area
  • Heating and air conditioning
  • Two restrooms
  • Upper deck equipped with tables, chairs, and partial shade cover
Rental for 4 hours $2,500
Captain's Fee $250
Each additional hour for the boat $550
Each additional hour for the Captain $60

Luxury Excursion Yachts

  • Maximum capacity 35 passengers
  • 110'x18' boat with a luxury enclosed cabin hosting 20 people
  • Varying amenities depending on chosen yacht
  • Upper deck equipped with tables, chairs, and partial shade cover
Rental for 4 hours $2,000
Captain's Fee $250
Each additional hour for the boat $425
Each additional hour for the Captain $60

The Spirit of Lanier

The Spirit of Lanier is a 65 ft stern-wheeler reminiscent of the Mark Twain era with a maximum capacity 40 passengers. It features a retractable bridge and a traditional paint job that compliments the historic style of this riverboat. A radio and a public address system is included on this boat as well as 2 restrooms and indoor and outdoor seating with a covered walkway on the sides for viewing the scenery while you are on your cruise. This boat is available for special occasions such as wedding receptions, private parties, business dinners and executive retreats.

  • Maximum capacity 35 passengers
  • 65' stern-wheel reminiscent
  • Historic-style riverboat with retractable bridge and covvered walkway
  • Radio and public address system
  • Two restrooms
  • Indoor and outdoor seating
  • Upper deck equipped with tables and chairs
Rental for 4 hours $1,400
Captain's Fee $250
Each additional hour for the boat $275
Each additional hour for the Captain $60


No alcohol or food can be brought on board—alcohol and food must be purchased through Lake Lanier Islands Resort Catering. Prices do not include sales tax.  A $500 security deposit is required for each boat rented at time of booking. The $500 security deposit will be returned when boat is returned undamaged. No pets on yachts. Rates are subject to change.