If you’re ready to escape the overwhelming demands of day to day life, and reconnect with the people and things that matter most, Newell Lodge and Resort at the Okefenokee Swamp is the right place for you.

You’ll “Vacation in Rustic Style” at Newell Lodge, where you have the rare opportunity to slow down the pace of life so you can focus on what really matters.

The region’s premier family vacation resort and dude ranch, Newell Lodge also hosts rustic weddings, reservation-only outdoor events, and private retreats. Owned by the Harvin Carter family and operated by Kay Carter, the lodge is today a favored Southern hospitality destination for multigenerational horse and rustic living enthusiasts who want a memorable Okefenokee experience.

Why not dwell in this magical land of fireflies and water lilies with the people you love most? Newell Lodge is framed by an expansive, natural oak grove setting that is both picturesque and relaxing, a perfect backdrop for timeless photographs and effortless family fun.