Located just an hour outside of Nashville and tucked away in the rolling hills of Granville is the lakefront resort Wildwood Resort & Marina. Situated along Cordell Hull Lake, Wildwood Resort & Marina is different from most recreational attractions in the area, as the lake is primarily untouched real estate and sits on protected lands.
The perfect place to spend an afternoon or an entire weekend, Wildwood Resort & Marina is a nature lover’s' paradise and a resort for both families or a romantic getaway. With a full roster of activities and amenities as well as several different accommodation offerings, guests can experience the wonder of Wildwood Resort & Marina over and over again.
Marina Rentals at Cordell Hull Lake
One of the crown jewels of Wildwood Resort is the marina, designed with boating enthusiasts in mind. The full-season marina can help you if you are looking to lease a slip for your own watercraft or rent different types of boats, including pontoons, kayaks, canoes and paddleboards. Other offerings include guided pontoon cruises on the Cumberland River and Cordell Hull Lake, perfect for taking in a picturesque waterfront sunset.
Not only is Wildwood Resort & Marina the first solar-powered marina in Tennessee, but the resort is also a part of the Cumberland River Basin’s Clean Marina Program, committed to promoting environmentally friendly and responsible practices. The Cordell Hull Lake's design makes the marina and surrounding areas the ideal spot to fish and enjoy lazy floats down the river.
What to Do and Where to Eat Around Cordell Hull Lake
Looking to stay on solid ground? Wildwood Resort & Marina has countless opportunities to explore the dry land. From exploring nearby neighborhoods, like Historic Granville, to on-site adventures, the resort and marina offers fun for the whole family. In the warmer months, you can enjoy live music, play bocce ball and horseshoes.
No need to pack up for dinner when you're at Wildwood Resort & Marina. Featuring Cordell Hull Lake’s sprawling views and parking for cars and seacraft alike, the Lakeside Restaurant is the ideal place to whet your whistle and enjoy authentic seasonal dining. Sample any of the waterfront restaurant's spirits from their cocktail menu, which includes several specialty drinks.
Forget to pack a picnic or want an afternoon treat? Check out the resort's Holston Cabin, a grab-and-go cafe with favorite snacks and beverages and the best soft-serve ice cream this side of the Mississippi River.
Lakeside Lodging on Cordell Hull Lake
The fun doesn't end after a day on the lake and a delicious dinner. Wildwood Resort & Marina can accommodate up to 75 guests and offers more than a dozen unique, boutique-style lodging options, you can kick up your feet and relax. Going with a group? The Lakeside Inn and Wildwood Lodge keep you close while offering privacy. Other options include both lakeside and village cabins and tiny houses.
Looking for a unique place to stay or go glamping? Try one of the resort’s vintage airstreams named after country legends, like Loretta Lynn and Patsy Cline. If waking up on the water sounds more appealing, Wildwood Resort & Marina also offers Harbor Cottages, tiny houseboats housed at the marina.
Host an Event at Wildwood Resort & Marina
Views of the Cordell Hull Lake make for the perfect backdrop when hosting an event. Whether hosting an executive retreat, wedding or family reunion, there are many options to accommodate every group. The grounds have several breakout spaces, including an administrative center and several meeting rooms, all fully equipped with audio-visual equipment.
Wildwood Resort & Marina is an ideal outdoor getaway in Granville. Let the lake speak to you. Explore all the things to do in Granville when you visit.