• Ownership
      Public
    Golf Courses
    (919) 772-2587
    7605 Old Stage Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27603
    Campgrounds
    (919) 772-6568
    117 Buffaloe Acres Ln
    Garner, NC 27529
    (919) 231-8710
    4208 New Bern Ave
    Raleigh, NC 27610
    (919) 359-8060
    13528 U.S. 70 Business
    Clayton, NC 27520
    • Counties: Wake County
    • Other notes: Swimming is not permitted in the lake
    Hospitals
    (919) 350-8000
    1900 Kildaire Farm Rd
    Cary, NC 27518
    Airports
    Raleigh-Durham International Airport
    2400 John Brantley Blvd, Morrisville, NC 27560
    25 miles away
    Bagwell Airport Nc 99
    1836 Benson Rd, Garner, NC 27529
    3 miles away
    About Lake Benson
    Wake County, North Carolina

    Lake Benson is located under 15 miles from Raleigh, North Carolina, near the town of Garner.

    The Raleigh-Durham International Airport is under 30 miles away, and the WakeMed Garner Emergency Department is under 10 miles away.

    Residents can also visit the nearby Garner Town Square Mall and various local restaurants, such as Lily’s Taqueria.

    Big and Beautiful

    Spanning 650 acres, Lake Benson has plenty of room for new residents to come and settle down.

    Residents can find plenty of entertainment on the water. Residents can swim or boat around the lake, and anglers will love the local populations of bass and crappie.

    Explore Raleigh

    As the capital of North Carolina, Raleigh has lots to do and see!

    Pullen Park was the first public park in North Carolina and remains a great place for families and young children to enjoy the day outside. This park offers paddle boat rentals, carousel rides, playgrounds, train rides, and more!

    Raleigh is home to many museums such as the North Carolina Museum of Art, Museum of Natural Sciences, and the Marbles Kids Museum.

    Another great way to see Raleigh is by exploring downtown. Here, you will find amazing and delicious dining options such as Jimmy V’s Osteria + Bar, Mulino Italian Kitchen & Bar, and 10th & Terrace for drinks overlooking the pretty city lights.

    Raleigh also offers a great shopping scene, so be sure to visit Crabtree Valley Mall or North Hills.

    Relaxing and Calm

    Those looking for a place to relax will love living on Lake Benson.