Hungry and want to experience the best food in the area?
Two widely popular restaurants, Niffer’s Place Lake Martin, just .05 miles away, with the world famous EAT HERE signs and FREE BEER YESTERDAY t-shirts is known for its kids specials and games, burger nights, beer and drink specials, bands that play on the deck outside and family game nights like Bingo and Trivia.
Oskar’s Café is also only a short .03 miles away from the Lodge. Since 1993 Oskar’s Cafe has been known for its excellent food and generous portions served by a friendly and energetic staff. After 28 years serving the Lake Martin area Oskar’s is famous for its homemade “Special Sauce” and hearty dishes. One taste and you will know the attention to detail that goes in every yummy mouthful. Other popular restaurants around Lake Martin are Chuckwalla’s Pizza at Chucks Marina, Poplar Dawgs Eatery, and Lake Martin Pizza Company. The Burrito Corner for Mexican and Lil Smokies Food Truck for BBQ are both located on Hwy 50 and sure to satisfy those hungry tummies.
Looking for something fun to do?
Lake Martin offers a variety of things to do for the entire family. Cherokee Ridge Alpine Trail Association provides access to Smith Mountain Fire Tower, Cherokee Ridge Alpine Trail at Overlook Park, The James Scott Forever Wild and Cherokee Bluffs Dam Railroad Trails at Yakes Lake. If hiking is not your thing the Alex City Guide Service specializes in live bait fishing and prides themselves on providing everything you need to make your trip unforgettable. Just bring your own food, drinks, and fishing license- do not forget the sunscreen!
Stillwaters Golf Resort is located 2.2 miles from Creekside Lodge and open to the public. Once known as the Traditions Course when it opened and named by Golf Digest’s, best courses in 1997 its mission was “to create an aesthetically appealing, playable and strategically challenging golf course amidst the beauty of Mother Nature.” as stated by it’s designer Kurt Sandness. Now under new ownership, Keith Kiett, The Tradition has never looked better. The rolling fairways, finely manicured greens, and well-bunkered lush testify to the tender love and care that take place on a daily basis. After a well played 18 holes be sure to stop at Copper’s Grill before leaving and enjoy one of the best places to eat on Lake Martin. Copper’s Grill has one of a kind happy hour specials, bone-in ribeye, or simply share an appetizer with your pals. You will find something to enjoy in a relaxed atmosphere at Copper’s Grill
Harbor Pointe Marina is located 3.4 miles away and open to the public for launching boats. Harbor Pointe sells everything to make your day on the lake enjoyable! AirHead Tubes, Wakeboards, Costa Del Mar Sunglasses, Yeti Coolers, and much more. Need a quick snack before hitting the water? Pizza, hotdogs, corn dogs, burgers and even biscuits for the early birds during the summer. Fill up on fuel, ice, beer, soft drinks, snacks, that towel you forgot, even repair supplies. You need it and they probably have it! Stop in and check them out for yourself and see why Harbor Pointe is your one stop shop!
What to do if rain invades your vacation?
Lake Martin Machine Gun allows you to bring your own pistol
or rife and shoot, even if you are not a member on their private shooting range. LMMG also offers a Specialist led walk through of history and heritage of available firearms. All safety equipment, guns, and ammunition included. Not in to shooting. Visit Nub Chucker’s Axe Co. and tap into your inner lumberjack! Axe throwing has become widely popular across the country.
If shopping and culture is your thing Lake Martin is the place to come shop till you drop! Our one-of-a-kind boutiques like Cloud Nine, Half Moon Market & Interiors, Lake Martin Mini Mall, Tippy Canoe at Lake Martin, Off the Beaton Path, and Ellabys Boutique located in Dadeville proudly sell unique one of kind items not found anywhere else. Alexander City Arts, Act II Fine Arts Center, and Wellborn Musclecar Museum, just to name a few, are all sure to make for a diverse and entertaining experience.
Before you leave plan to visit Linda’s Green House Nursery located 2.4 miles from Creekside Lodge. They sell some of the most beautiful plants and harvest their own honey!
Book your stay with Creekside Lodge and Event Center today and start planning your vacation of a lifetime!