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RETREAT TO LAKE OCONEE

Seventy-five miles outside of Atlanta is the chance to leave the pressures of daily life behind. Set along 30 acres of shoreline and cradled by Georgia pines, our lakeside resort is a place of peace, exploration and connection. Affectionately called Linger Longer by the family born to the land, Lake Oconee and its nearby antebellum towns entice visitors to stay, and our hotel offers plenty of opportunities to fill the time including:

Recent Honors & Awards

Marriott International Classic Luxury Hotel Recipient of
Hotel of the Year for the Eastern Region (2016)
Hotel of the Year for the Americas (2016)

The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee
AAA Five Diamond Award (2006 to 2016)
Forbes Four-Star Award (2010 to 2015)
Golf Digest Editor’s Choice Award Best Resort in the Southeast (2016)
Family Vacation Critic Favorite (2014 to 2016)
Gold Tee Award by Meetings & Conventions (2015)
U.S. News & World Report
 Best Hotels of 2015
Gold Tee Award by Meetings & Conventions (2015)
TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award Winner (2014 and 2015)
GOLF Magazine
, Premiere Golf Resorts: Gold (2012) and Platinum (2014) Award
GOLF Magazine, Top 100 Courses You Can Play, Oconee and Great Waters (2010 and 2012)

The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee
Forbes Four-Star Award (2010 to 2014)
Condé Nast Traveler, Readers’ Poll Top Spas (2011 to 2014)

Georgia’s Bistro & Terrace
AAA Four Diamond Award (2007 to 2014)

Linger Longer Steakhouse
Wine Spectator
, Award of Excellence (2012 to 2013)


Guest Room Features & Amenities

  • 251 guest rooms and suites
  • Two- and three-bedroom lakeside
  • 5,400-square-foot Lake House
  • Private terrace
  • Pull-out sofa couch (in suites) or chair
  • Full-size desk
  • Twice-daily housekeeping and turndown
  • Fully stocked honor bar with refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury hotel bath amenities
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iHome docking station
  • Wi-Fi (fee applies)
  • Custom-designed furniture
  • Feather beds with duvets
  • 100% goose down and non-allergenic foam pillows
  • 400-thread-count Frette linens
  • Granite and marble bathroom with separate tub and shower
  • Terrycloth robes
  • Complimentary morning newspaper
  • Same-day laundry and dry cleaning
  • Complimentary shoeshine
  • Rollaway bed (on request)

Property Features & Amenities

  • Five championship golf courses
  • Golf concierge
  • Tennis center
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa
  • Indoor and outdoor swimming pools
  • More than 19,000 square feet of meeting and event space
  • Ritz Kids® program
  • 24-hour concierge
  • Multilingual staff
  • Airport transfers (upon request)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (public areas only)
  • Four-vehicle fleet to accommodate two to 53 people; available upon request with 72 hours’ notice through the concierge
  • Electric vehicle charging stations (included in the resort fee) 

Business Services

  • 24-hour staffed business center
  • Copy
  • Fax
  • Network/Internet printing
  • Notary public
  • Overnight delivery/pickup
  • Post/parcel
  • Secretarial
  • Translator

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 4 p.m.
  • Check-out: 12 p.m.
  • Must be 21 or older to reserve a room
  • Cancellations: Must be made within 48 hours of arrival to avoid charge of one night’s room and tax; policy varies during holidays and is subject to change without notice
  • Parking: $28 per car per night, including unlimited in/out privileges (included in the resort fee for guests)
  • Smoking: We are a nonsmoking resort
  • Pets: Trained pets are welcome at the resort (no more than two per guest room). A $150 USD fee applies and includes a VIP (Very Important Pet) welcome amenity; portions go to support the local Humane Society. Pets must be on a leash or in the owner’s arms in all common areas, including outdoors, and are not permitted on the Club Level, in dining areas, around pools or in the spa. Service animals are welcome.
  • Hoverboards are not permitted

Resort Fee

Currently, The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee assesses a $49 Resort Fee per room, per night to enhance your resort experience. Amenities and services included:

  • Overnight valet parking for one vehicle per room, per night
  • Enhanced guest room Internet for multiple devices (does not apply to meeting spaces)  
  • Local and domestic long-distance phone calls (does not include international calls)
  • 24-hour business center access including use of computers, printers and copier
  • One hour of tennis court usage at the nearby Reynolds Lake Oconee Tennis Center, including shuttle transportation, racquets and practice balls. Reservations are based upon hours of operation and availability. Appropriate tennis attire required.  
  • Daily scheduled fitness classes in the Spa Studio.
  • Resort bicycles (available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).
  • Non-motorized watercrafts, including kayaks, canoes and Yolo boards (available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).
  • Shuttle service to Reynolds Lake Oconee golf courses between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. (last shuttle departs from the resort at 5 p.m.). Appropriate golf attire required.
  • Access to Reynolds Lake Oconee driving range and putting greens, including range balls and TaylorMade clubs. Check in at the course pro shop. Appropriate golf attire required.
  • Schiller Water Bikes for exploring the shores of Lake Oconee.

Accessibility

  • Main entrance
  • Pathway to registration desk
  • Registration desk
  • Route to accessible guest rooms 
  • Accessible guest rooms (32-inch wide opening)
  • Restaurants and lounges
  • Meeting spaces
  • Pool entrances
  • Spa entrance
  • Fitness center entrance
  • Business center entrance
  • Self-operating lifts or sloped entry
  • Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities

 

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