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Grand Rivers, KY Lodging

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, KY 42045
Phone: 270-362-8364    Toll Free: 800-498-0428

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 ResortsandLodging.com.  The Marina was voted a Best Stop by the Great Loopers Association and holds a 5 Anchor designation from Quimby’s Cruising Guide.

Amenities: 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, KY 42045
Phone: 270-362-8201   Toll Free: 800-491-7245

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.

Amenities: Beach Area -  Barbecue Grills - Conference Room - Bath Houses  Transient boat slips - Ramp - Marty Colburn Wildlife Photography Gallery - Sailboat Rentals - Sailboat School - Sailboat Sales.
Lighhouse Landing
Motels / Inns
Grand Rivers Inn
PO Box 130
1949 JH O’Bryan    Grand Rivers, KY 42045 
Phone:  270-362-4487    

Located in the heart of Grand Rivers; offers rooms, kitchenettes and cottages (20 units). They have expanded their business to include Pokey's Cafe. Pokey's Cafe is located across the street from Grand Rivers Inn and offers golf cart rentals and a laundry facility for guests of the inn.

Amenities: Outdoor Pool - Picnic Area - Barbecue Grill - Professional Table Tennis.
Bed and Breakfast
The Rose of the Lake
293 Lawson Ave
Grand Rivers, KY 42045
Phone: 270-362-3233  

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.    

Amenities: Outdoor Pool - Hot Tub - Breakfast - Patio area.
Camping & RV Parks 
Lighthouse Landing Marina and Resort PO Box 129
320 W. Commerce Avenue   Grand Rivers, KY 42045
Phone: 270-362-8201   Toll Free: 800-491-7245

Lighthouse Landing offers an RV Park with 57 campsites complete with water and electric hookups; most have sewer.  Laundry facilities and two bathhouses.  Dump Station is also available.  
Crockett Frontiers Campground

Grand Rivers, KY 42045
Phone 270-331-4928

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.  

Canal Campground
1010 Canal Campground Rd.
Grand Rivers, KY 42045
Park Information (270) 362-4236
Project Office (270) 362-4840  

Advanced campsite reservations are recommended and can be made by calling toll free 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.
Hillman Ferry Campground

820 Hillman Ferry Road
For additional area information please contacts (270) 924-2000 or 1- 800-LBL-7077.  Hillman Ferry is a Land Between the Lakes campground located only minutes from Grand Rivers on Kentucky Lake. 

Campground is open March 1 - November 30

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 http://www.lbl.org/