Travelers are voting Hungry Mother Lake and Laurel Bed Lake as the best lakes near Marion. There are 1 lake near Eckman a city just 30 km from Marion and 2 lakes near Butler which is 31 km distant. The most popular of these are R.D. Bailey Lake near Eckman and Watauga Lake in Butler. You can find 58 lakes in Virginia and 2105 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Virginia is Sandy River Reservoir and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Marion.