TRAVEL TO Mall of Georgia®



Just 30 minutes north of Atlanta, Mall of Georgia® offers all the excitement of the big city with a comfortable hometown feel. Since opening in 1999, Mall of Georgia® has been recognized as the largest shopping destination in the Southeast.  Mall of Georgia® features over 225 of the most exciting retailers in the country.  The center also features a unique outdoor shopping village modeled after an old-fashioned Georgia town square with additional shops and restaurants.  Mall of Georgia® is rich in the state's heritage and showcases authentic artifacts, historic murals and architecture recalling structures from Atlanta's past.

The Apple Store
Michael Kors
Pottery Barn

Mall of Georgia features Belk, Dillard's, jcpenney, Macy*s and Von Maur (opening Fall 2016), plus more than 200 of the most exciting stores in the country. You’ll find Apple, A|X Armani Exchange, Barnes & Noble, Brighton Collectibles, The Cheesecake Factory, Coach, H&M, J. Crew, Michael Kors, Pandora, P.F. Chang, Pottery Barn, Sephora, Swarovski, Vans and Williams-Sonoma.

Stay & Play


After a successful day of shopping and site-seeing, you’ll likely want a quiet and comfortable place where you can relax and wind-down for the night. Mall of Georgia is within walking distance to hotels like Springhill Suites by Marriott and Hampton Inn & Suites. And it’s a short drive to the Courtyard by Marriott, Chateau Elan Inn, Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Wingate by Wyndham, and Lake Lanier Islands Resort’s Legacy. 
Catch a Braves game at Coolray Field or a concert at the Gwinnett Arena, whatever you like, Gwinnett County has you covered! 
Mall of Georgia is conveniently located just minutes away from Lake Lanier Islands, situated off the shores of Lake Sidney Lanier. Stay & Play on 1,500 scenic acres with endless activities and adventures. Here you will find Lanier World Beach and Waterpark, Sunset Cove beach café & club and more! 
Château Élan until delivers an experience of warm southern hospitality combined with the beauty of the French countryside. The 3,500 acre destination features golf, a spa, wine, fine dining and luxurious amenities. 37 Main – A Rock Café – is located on Main Street in historic downtown Buford and is home to the best bands in the area with the best shows, smoke effects, lights and sound in the Southeast! 
Mall of Georgia offers Shop & Stay packages with the following hotels in the area. Enjoy a complementary $25 Simon Giftcard* when you book your travel through one of these partners: 
SpringHill Suites Mall of Georgia, (678) 714-2150 
Hampton Inn Mall of Georgia, (678) 546-1200 
Comfort Inn & Suites Suwanee, 678) 714-7707‎ 
*Giftcard is provided by the hotel.


Mall of Georgia is located at 3333 Buford Dr., Buford, GA 30519-4913.

From 85 North: Take I-85 North to Exit 115 (Buford, SR 20 West). Follow GA SR 20 (Buford Drive) ¼ mile. Mall of Georgia will be on your right.

From 85 South: Take I-85 South to Exit 115 (Buford, SR 20 West). Merge right onto GA SR 20 (Buford Drive). Mall of Georgia will be on your right.

From I-985 North: Take I-985 North to Exit 4. Turn right onto GA SR 20 (Buford Drive). Mall of Georgia will be on your left.

From I-985 South: Take I-985 South to Exit 4. Turn left onto GA SR 20 (Buford Drive). Mall of Georgia will be on your left.

From I-285 East or West: Take I-85 North to Exit 115 (Buford, SR 20 West). Follow GA SR 20 (Buford Drive) ¼ mile. Mall of Georgia will be on your right.

From GA400: Take GA400 North to Exit 14, Cumming. Turn right onto GA SR 20. Travel approximately 12 miles. Mall of Georgia will be on your left.



Mall of Georgia is conveniently located to fit within your travel plans.  Take in a Bulldog football game at the University of Georgia or hike the North Georgia Mountains.  And keep in mind that we are within just a few hours of several major cities including Birmingham, AL; Charlotte, NC; Nashville, TN; Columbia, SC; Savannah, GA; and Biloxi, MS.  



Buford has plenty to offer for when the sun goes down after a long day of shopping. You can wine and dine yourself at any of our six full-service restaurants (The Cheesecake Factory, Marlow’s Tavern, P.F. Chang’s, Ruby Tuesday, and Tin Lizzy), as well as some other top choices within the immediate vicinity like Romano’s Macaroni Grill, O’Charley’s, Chili’s, Mimi Café, or Longhorn Steakhouse.

After your delicious meal, continue your night out with a movie at the Mall of Georgia Regal Cinema Stadium 20 & IMAX. If you’re not ready to wind down quite yet, you can grab a drink or two at one of our local bars like Sunset Cove at Lake Lanier Islands, Taco Mac, 37 Main or Paddy’s Irish Pub at Chateau Elan.


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