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Bed and Breakfast on Lake Santeetlah

Bedrooms 9
Half Baths2
Space 603 m²
Property type lodge


About the property

Southern Living Ranked Lake Santeetlah As One of the Best Mountain Lakes!

Nestled Along the Shoreline of Picturesque 2,800 Acre Santeetlah Lake! Blue Waters Mountain Lodge is your vacation solution – whether you are looking for a peaceful, relaxing escape or exciting outdoor adventures. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina and nestled along the shoreline of picturesque 2,800 acre Santeetlah Lake in the lush Nantahala National Forest, Blue Waters Mountain Lodge puts you in the heart of one of the nation’s most beautiful areas. Known for its natural splendor, activity filled outdoor lifestyle and deep serenity, this majestic setting offers a wealth of activities or the perfect backdrop to do nothing at all.

This unique combination of relaxation and action packed fun starts at the Lodge itself, where you’ll find a game room complete with billiards, cards, darts, and a variety of indoor games as well as croquet and horseshoes outdoors. For a quiet alternative, the Lodge offers a well-stocked reading library and plenty of decks with outstanding lake and mountain views that invite you to settle in and relish the solitude.

Comfortable rooms, with or without lake views, a bountiful breakfast and plenty of peace and quiet all come together to make this special place a home away from home that you’ll relish returning to, year after year.

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Mike and Maury Stewart
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
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Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
June 1, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation lodge rental in Robbinsville, North Carolina

Property Type:
  • lodge
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 603 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 28 people
  • 9 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Room 1 - Bathroom - toilet , shower , Adjoining Room 1 - Handicapped Accessible.
    Room 2 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 2
    Room 3 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 3
    Room 4 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 4
    Room 5 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 5
    Room 6 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 6
    Room 7 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 7
    Room 8 - Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath adjoining Room 8
    Room 9 - Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Private bath adjoining Room 9
    Men's Room - toilet , Located on the First Floor - Handicapped Accessible
    Ladies' Room - toilet , Located on the First Floor - Handicapped Accessible
  • Each room features a private, adjoining en suite bathroom. Room 1, our handicapped accessible room has a large roll-in shower with mounted/hand held shower head. Room 9 features a jacuzzi bathtub. All other rooms have a private tub/shower.
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Room 1 - 2 twin/ single , Twin beds covered in a cheerful yellow toile. ADA Compliant.
    Room 2 - 1 king , Cedar king sized bed accented by a handmade quilt. 1st Floor
    Room 3 - 1 king , King room with an antique armoire and charming decor.
    Room 4 - 1 king , Intimate space with mahogany dresser & upholstered furniture
    Room 5 - 1 king , Framed 48-star flag overhangs a king sized bed.
    Room 6 - 1 king , King sized bed overlooking the large bay windows & the lake
    Room 7 - 1 king , Rustic lake room with a king & stunning views of the lake.
    Room 8 - 1 king , This room features natural wood accents & a big comfy chair.
    Room 9 - 1 king , Corner lake & mountain view room with a suede comforter.
  • Blue Waters Mountain Lodge features nine guest rooms, most of which offer panoramic lake and mountain views. Each guestroom has been decorated with natural pine, rustic woods, and antique furnishings that reflect the mountain setting with autumn colors of moss, brick red and wheat. Each room has a king or twin beds, private bath, and satellite television. Night rate ranges from $145.00 to $165.00 which includes a full breakfast each morning. The nightly rate to book the entire lodge is $1405 and we can accommodate 18 to 22 people.
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • festivals
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


Nearest Airport
55 Miles
McGhee Tyson Airport, Knoxville, TN
Nearest Barpub
Blue Waters Mountain Lodge
Nearest Golf
35 Miles
Cherokee Hill Golf Club, Murphy, NC
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, Bryson City, NC
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
US 129 - Tail of the Dragon
Nearest Restaurant
Blue Waters Mountain Lodge
Nearest Ski
70 Miles
Gatlinburg Skiing and Snowboarding, Gatlinburg, TN
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Cheoah Point Beach, Robbinsville, NC

Have you memories of a shimmering lake, crisp earth, twinkling stars, and sweet smells of a campfire? They will be revitalized with a visit to Lake Santeetlah. Nestled in the Smokey Mountains of Western North Carolina and surrounded by the Nantahala National Forest, Lake Santeetlah is an unspoiled treasure. With over seventy miles of protected shoreline, Lake Santeetlah's 3,000 acres are a serene reminder of the beauty nature has to offer. A shining example of conservation and stewardship, Lake Santeetlah will remain shielded from the intrusive world for generations to come. Offering year round high levels of refreshing mountain water, due to stringent governmental licensing, Lake Santeetlah provides an ideal place to swim, canoe, kayak, and fish or the perfect backdrop to do nothing at all.

A walk through Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest is a journey back in time through a magnificent forest with towering trees as old as 400 years. Some enormous yellow-poplars are over 20 feet in circumference and stand 100 feet tall. The floor is carpeted with a garden of wildflowers, ferns, and moss-covered logs from fallen giants. The only way to see the impressive memorial forest is on foot. The figure-eight Joyce Kilmer National Recreation Trail covers 2 miles and has two loops: the 1¼-mile lower loop passes the Joyce Kilmer Memorial plaque, and the upper ¾-mile loop swings through Poplar Cove, a grove of the largest trees. The trailhead parking area has a flush toilet and picnic tables. No camping or overnight parking is allowed. The memorial forest is beautiful in all seasons. Many wildflower show off their blooms in the spring before tree leaves open and shade the forest floor. Summer is wet, green, and lush -- a time when the forest is noticeably cooler than the parking area. Fall signals the gradual color change from greens to red, orange, yellow, and maroon. Then the leaves fall revealing the 'bones' of the mountains.

This 11 mile stretch of Hwy 129 serves as the International meeting place for cycle enthusist. With more than 318 curves, multiple switchbacks, hills, accentuating some of the most beautiful views this side of Saturn, you're assured of a wonderful time whether you're in a car or a motorcycle. Another riding road is the Cherohala Skyway - Visit in the fall when vibrant vermillion, golden, and orange leaves drape the trees surrounding the Skyway. Or plan a leisurely summer road trip, leaving plenty of time for picnics, hikes, fishing or many of the other activities available on the Cherohala Skyway. With hundreds of miles of hiking trails traversing the national forests, you're bound to find a favorite. Botany lovers will want to whip out their sketchbooks to capture in ink some of the 2,000 native plant species that thrive around the Cherohala Skyway. Catch your breath by pausing to admire the wildflowers sprinkled throughout the landscape in the spring. You can find out why Nantahala National Forest means land of the noonday sun or the Cherokee National Forest is sometimes seen as 'Land of the Waterfalls'.

Cheoah River Whitewater Rafting offers some awesome whitewater adventures on this world class river. This Class 4 rapids river will test your paddling skills and you will be guaranteed to get wet. Adventures on this river make life long memories for your family.

The highest dam in the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) system, Fontana Dam ranks among the most beautiful in the world. Surrounded by the extraordinary beauty of the Smoky Mountains, the adjacent national forests, and deep river gorges.

South of the Smokies on the Appalachian Trail are the long climbs of the Stecoah-Cheoah Mountain area, then the outstanding Nantahala section, with 4,000-foot gaps and 5,000-foot peaks. Cheoah Bald offers panoramic views of western North Carolina. Like much of the A.T. in the deep South, you have a feeling of remoteness, and a sensation of being in deep forests. The variety of forest growth and the beauty of the flowering shrubs, along with the many spectacular views, make this entire section of Trail memorable.

The section from the Nantahala River to the Georgia border features the best-graded trail at high elevations anywhere in the Deep South, with a couple of short exceptions.

Cherokee history runs deep in these hills. Soldiers, acting under orders from President Andrew Jackson to remove all the Cherokee to Oklahoma, told Indians living in what was known as the Cheoah Valley to gather at a stockade on what is now known as Fort Hill in Robbinsville. A visit to the Junaluska Museum is a must.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation lodge rental in Robbinsville, North Carolina

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.75%

The lodge rooms, overlooking the garden, are $145.00 per night. The lake rooms which have dramatic views of the lake are $165.00 per night. To book the entire lodge, the cost is $1405.00 per night. All of the rates include a full breakfast each morning. All rates are subject to the 6.75% Sales Tax and the 3% Accommodation Tax.

A deposit equal to the daily rate for all guests may be required for confirmed reservations and can be made by credit card or personal check. The deposit will be forfeited if you arrive after the specified date or depart before the final date of reservation. Cancellations must be made at least fourteen (14) days prior to the scheduled arrival date in order to avoid charges.


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