Grand Rivers is the perfect headquarters for your Kentucky Lake area vacation. Located on both Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley, and at the North entrance to Land Between The Lakes National Recreation area, Grand Rivers puts you in the middle of an outdoor paradise.

You will feel at home in Grand Rivers no matter what your style. Looking for Kentucky Lake Resorts?  Barkley lakefront condominiums? Kentucky Lake waterfront cottages? A quaint hotel in the heart of town? Camping under the stars at Land Between the Lakes? Grand Rivers offers lodging options from waterfront resorts to quaint hotels.  Find your perfect Kentucky Lake vacation lodging from the list below. 

Waterfront Resorts

Green Turtle Bay Marina and Resort

PO Box 102 Barkley Drive • Grand Rivers • 42045

Located on Lake Barkley in Grand Rivers, Green Turtle Bay Resort offers fully appointed 1 – 4 bedroom waterfront and water view vacation rental condominiums. Green Turtle Bay Resort is listed as the number one Family Resort in Kentucky by The Marina was voted a Best Stop by the Great Loopers Association and holds a 5 Anchor designation from Quimby’s Cruising Guide.

Health Club and indoor pool -Jade and Earth Day Spa - Two outdoor pools - Lake Beach Area - Two Restaurants - Playground - Tennis Court - Conference Center - Transient boat slips - Boat Ramp - Picnic Pavilion - Chandlery ships store and resort apparel - Boat Rentals - Picnic Pavilion Barbecue Grills - Children's Program.

Lighthouse Landing Marina and Resort

PO Box 129 320 W. Commerce Avenue • Grand Rivers • 42045

Located on Kentucky Lake in Grand Rivers, Lighthouse Landing offers fully appointed 1-3 bedroom Kentucky Lake waterfront vacation cottages. Lighthouse Landing Resort is known for the spectacular lake views and picturesque sunsets. Lighthouse Landing is home to an Award winning Sailing School, and is a TVA Certified Clean Marina.

Beach Area - Barbecue Grills - Conference Room - Bath Houses Transient boat slips - Ramp - Marty Colburn Wildlife Photography Gallery - Sailboat School - Sailboat Sales.

Motels & Inns

Grand Rivers Inn

PO Box 130 1949 JH O’Bryan • Grand Rivers • 42045

Located in Grand Rivers, this charming bed and breakfast is only minutes from the Lakes, and Land Between The Lakes, shopping, Patti's, and the Badgett Playhouse Theater. Guest House and Bed and Breakfast.

Outdoor Pool - Picnic Area - Barbecue Grill - Professional Table Tennis

Bed & Breakfast

The Rose of the Lake

293 Lawson Ave • Grand Rivers • 42045

Located in Grand Rivers, this charming bed and breakfast is only minutes from the Lakes, and Land Between The Lakes, shopping, Patti's, and the Badgett Playhouse Theater. Guest House and Bed and Breakfast.

Outdoor Pool - Hot Tub - Breakfast - Patio area.

Camping & RV Parks

Canal Campground

1010 Canal Campground Rd • Grand Rivers • 42045
(270) 362-4840 877-444-6777

Corp of Engineers Managed Campground on Barkley Lake. Visitors can enjoy boating, fishing, and swimming as well as many other outdoor activities. Canal Campground has 110 campsites available along Lake Barkley’s shoreline.  Canal Campground offers 50-amp electricity, water, sewer sites, playground, accessible restrooms/shower house, telephone, swim beach and a launching ramp.  An abundance of wildlife can be seen here including deer and geese. Project Office (270) 362-4840  Advanced campsite reservations are recommended and can be made by calling toll free 877-444-6777

Crockett Frontiers Campground

216 Maxwell Dr • Grand Rivers • 42045

Shaded campground in the heart of Grand Rivers offering camper sites with water, sewer and electric.  Daily rates, weekly rates, monthly rates and seasonal rates all available.

Hillman Ferry Campground

820 Hillman Ferry Road • Grand Rivers • 42045
(270) 924-20001-800-LBL-7077

Hillman Ferry Campground offers 378 well-defined sites, capable of handling a variety of camping from tents to large motorhomes. Basic, electric, water, and sewer sites are available. In the spring and fall, water at all sites will not be available due to colder temperatures (water will be available at designated hydrants). Campers have access to modern facilities, including a large swimming area, archery range, ball field, bike trails, campfire, amphitheater, hiking trails, two boat launching ramps, picnic tables, fire rings, and grills. During the summer season, they offer recreation programs for all ages. The Hillman Ferry Outpost offers camping supplies and rental service. More information about Land Between The Lakes and Hillman Ferry Campground, including a detailed campground map, campground policies, and other attractions is available online at