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Lake Rabun Hotel & Restaurant

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Lake Rabun Hotel & Restaurant celebrated its 95th birthday in 2017. It's the last surviving mountain lodge on a lake in Georgia. Because it has stayed true to the look and the feeling of another, perhaps more peaceful, time, it's been called both a regional and a national treasure. For decades generations have enjoyed the beauty of the lake and mountains. Carefully restored by preservationists in 2008 to maintain its ancestral charm, it features gardens of native plants, rock pillars and walkways, locust log decks, and balconies with views of old growth oaks, pines, and hemlocks. Lake Rabun is one of the most beautiful lakes in the mountains of North Georgia.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Asheville Regional Airport110 km
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All reviews rooms are small common areas trout bed and breakfast rustic charm get away filet quiche thin walls potatoes homemade cookies included breakfast other guests granola bars guest rooms third floor shrimp and grits
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel withdrew almost 200.00 from my debit card without my permission and the General Manager has been no help whatsoever in getting it resolved. I am astonished by this behavior. ......... please use caution when handing over your card to this establishment.....!!!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Grant M
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Peaceful, rustic and restful. The staff manager and staff were welcoming and gracious. The food and service at the restaurant was excellent! We hope to have the opportunity to visit again. A wonderful place to disconnect and unwind!More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank scarfalufagus
Response from Josh A, General Manager at Lake Rabun Hotel & RestaurantResponded 4 November 2018

We couldn't ask for a better review, as "peaceful, rustic and restful" are our defining traits. Thank you for your kind words, and stay tuned for our Winter Getaway deals! After the leaves have fallen and the temperatures and traffic settle down, the fire continues...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018

If you are looking for luxury, this is not the place for you. However, if you like rustic charm this is a wonderful spot to spend a few days.You'll find a clean, very comfortable room, with a small bathroom, warm friendly staff, and a huge...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank geraldm341
Reviewed 22 October 2018

I want to be scrupulously fair. Pros: the restaurant, while pricey was completely outstanding. The wait staff was super helpful (up to and including our waiter coming back to tell us that the "special" of heirloom peas were not very good). It was about $100...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Jan P
Response from Joshua A, General Manager at Lake Rabun Hotel & RestaurantResponded 24 October 2018

I am glad that you enjoyed our historic lodge, restaurant service and food as well as appreciated your servers' proactive approach to the peas (which were a little under-cooked at the beginning of service). Our policy is to address an issue before it happens, and...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We were there to celebrate my friend's birthday. It's a very personable hotel. Each room has it's own name related to something in the area. They told us to "make ourselves at home" which was a nice touch. There is coffee available 24 hours a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank emalday68
Response from Joshua A, General Manager at Lake Rabun Hotel & RestaurantResponded 10 October 2018

I am so glad that you were able to "make yourselves at home", because that's exactly what we want. Our highest honor is for you to be comfortable, relax, and rekindle your connection to nature and your loved one's. I will investigate what menu items...More

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Margie Y
7 September 2016|
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Response from Josh A | Property representative |
Good Morning, While we love animals, we are not a pet friendly facility.
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Carol M
27 May 2016|
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Response from caroljV2810CD | Reviewed this property |
We had a couples massage and it was nice . Good therapists .
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JustLDH
3 February 2016|
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Response from Connie V | Reviewed this property |
Louies on the Lake ... the pizza place across the street has been closed for several months. You have to go into town.
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Room Tips
"We enjoyed Foxfire room on the third floor, in spite of the steps. We faced the road, and we did hear some..."
geraldm341
28 Oct 2018
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"We had the Garden room. great porch (secluded), but the walls are very thin and you can hear any..."
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2 Oct 2018
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"If in doubt, send an email to the hotel, they are responsive and willing to help you pick."
aarond602
21 Jul 2018
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"Both the second and third floors at the hotel have outdoor decks that are nice for conversation and drinks."
jrm878
21 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$131 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
lake rabun hotel and restaurantlake rabun lakemont
LOCATION
United StatesGeorgiaLakemont
NUMBER OF ROOMS
18
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