Gainesville, Georgia

Cresswind at Lake Lanier

Community Information

$500,000 - $600,000

Cresswind at Lake Lanier
Cresswind at Lake Lanier is Georgia’s best-selling, most-awarded active adult community offering quality new homes for sale on the southeast side of Lake Lanier. Located in Gainesville, Georgia – ranked among the top ten most affordable communities for retirees by AARP Magazine. The active adult community is less than an hour from downtown Atlanta in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains. An Audubon-designated sanctuary, Cresswind combines direct lake access and 214 acres of preserved open space with a full suite of social and recreational amenities designed for a fulfilling active adult lifestyle.

Cresswind's 40,000-square-foot three-story clubhouse is the centerpiece of community life, with indoor and outdoor swimming pools, meeting and activity rooms and a demonstration kitchen. Adjacent to the clubhouse are tennis and pickleball courts, an open-air amphitheater and a community boathouse and marina on Lake Lanier, which is a prime destination for trophy bass fishing.

An enviable address to call home with first-class community amenities, Cresswind at Lake Lanier offers a variety of 2- and 3-bedroom, ranch-style floor plans (some with basements) to fit any lifestyle. Shopping, dining, area conveniences and an array of arts, cultural and recreational activities, as well as access to some of the finest healthcare services in northeast Georgia are just outside the beautiful, waterfall entrance of your private, gated community. Designer model homes, open dailly. Move-In Ready homes available now.

KOLTERHOMES created the 2019 Go Guide to Active Adult Living and Homebuying to help put buyers in control of the homebuying experience. After gathering suggestions from homebuyers, and with guidance from industry experts, KOLTERHOMES developed this comprehensive online guide with the best active adult locations, insider tips, insights and driving tours. View the FREE guide at Request More Information now!
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  • Acreage

    500 acres (200 hectares)

  • Gatehouse

    Gated entry marked by a picturesque waterfall

  • Club Structure


  • Clubhouse

    The 40,000-square-foot, three-story clubhouse hosts an ongoing schedule of community events and activities with an arts and crafts space, a demonstration kitchen for cooking classes, billiards, a grand ballroom overlooking the lake. Additionally, residents can participate in numerous life-long learning classes and community clubs.

  • Tennis

    Six tennis courts are located at the site of the The Club at Cresswind, as well as pickleball courts.

  • Recreation

    Additional recreational amenities include pickleball and bocce courts, horseshoes, an outdoor amphitheater for movies and concerts, and a network of walking trails throughout the property.

  • Golf Nearby

    Several public and private golf courses are located on or near Lake Lanier, including the Chicopee Woods Golf Course, Royal Lakes Golf & Country Club, the Lake Lanier Islands Resort and two 18-hole courses at the Château Élan Winery & Resort.

  • Fitness

    A fully equipped fitness center offers a yoga/aerobics studio, professional equipment and full schedule of group classes.

  • Boating and Fishing

    Cresswind's private boathouse and marina provides direct access to boating, fishing and kayaking on 38,000-acre Lake Lanier, with day dock access and slip ownership opportunities available.

  • Shopping and Dining

    The community is convenient to a great selection of shops, restaurants and major retailers a few miles away in the city of Gainesville, with additional shopping and dining options in the Atlanta metropolitan area to the south.

  • Area Attractions

    With Atlanta less than an hour away, Cresswind residents enjoy access to museums and performing arts, exciting nightlife, top-rated restaurants, professional sports franchises and other urban attractions.

  • Health Care

    The Atlanta area is home to a wide range of health care services, including leading research hospitals and specialized medical practices. Around-the-clock emergency care is available about five miles from Cresswind at the Gainesville Northeast Georgia Regional Medical Center.

  • Homes For Sale

    Call for details about final new home opportunities at the only 55+ community on Lake Lanier

  • Disclaimer: Prices subject to change. Void where prohibited.

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Cresswind at Lake Lanier

3007 Scarlet Oak Lane

Gainesville, Georgia 30504

34.264415 -83.886787

Community News

Cresswind Georgia Communities Experience Sales Success
Atlanta, GA (October 15, 2019) – Kolter Homes – a leader in developing next-generation, highly-amenitized, master-planned active adult communities in the Southeastern U.S. – continues to experience sales success at its Georgia communities – Cresswind at Lake Lanier and Cresswind Peachtree City. [ read more ]

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