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Youngstown, Ohio
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66 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lambuth Inn sits on the west side of Lake Junaluska, part of a Methodist resort. The hotel is a grand old "dame", built in the late 1920's. It is a huge hotel with very long hallways. Rooms were clean. Decor is from the 1980's and probably could use some updating. We ate breakfast and dinner in the dining hall... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

had a great time.....lovely rooms....great ambiance....a very peaceful and tranquil ant place....we enjoyed thoroughly. very cooperative staff. the lake is really pretty n beautiful. thanks for a comfortable stay

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Rock Hill, Sc
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you want the Embassy Suites with cushy, modern froo-froo, please book there. It's awesome. But this is its own kind of awesome. The parlors feel like Grandma's house. The rooms are clean and functional and all you need with the bonus of walking out and seeing the beautiful mountain-valley lake. It's like staying in a village, rather than a... More 

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Taylorsville, North Carolina
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57 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I was given a room in this Inn during a conference because the conference hotel was full. Thanks!! I had a lake view room. Very comfortable, nice beds. The real treat was that it is such a beautiful building and grounds. The first floor has different rooms and nooks with antiques and history everywhere. The grounds are full of flowers... More 

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Girard, Ohio
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a grand old hotel, part of a Methodist conference center, that served as the base for a Road Scholar tour of the Great Smokies. After an initial snafu on our room ( which quickly got straightened out) our stay was comfortable and enjoyable. The dining room was excellent on breakfast and dinner , although the sack lunch they... More 

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Watsonville, California
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306 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

It took a minute to absorb this unique hotel. Lobby is decorated with many side rooms like grandma or Aunt Polly's parlor. But, it is a southern religious retreat spot so it fit. Rooms are comfy and clean. Coffee pot in room. Best part is location with the beautiful Lake Junalaska . Great spot for early morning walk. Peaceful &... More 

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

When you first walk in it is just like walking into grandma's front room. I think the last time the decor was updated was in the mid-80's. The bed was hard and the pillows were old. Cobwebs covered the room ceiling and in the bathroom the paint was peeling off the ceiling. The shower curtain took up most of the... More 

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Perry, Georgia
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stayed at the Lambuth Inn as part of a church reunion. The rooms were a little dated, but very comfortable. All staff members were helpful. The stay included all meals at The Lambuth, all meals were very good and the wait staff was the best. The scenery was just breath taking and beautiful. We plan on coming back next... More 

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Thank Brenda H
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I love staying at The Lambuth Inn. It is very.comfortable and the safest place you could ever visit. It is a wonderful little community with a bookstore and coffee shop. They have a trolley that runs by several different stops. I love the view at Inspiration Point of the lake and the cross.

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Thank S P
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We reserved rooms at the Lambuth Inn and reserved their International Room for my mother's 90th birthday. This old Inn takes you back to the past when you walk in. It is beautifully decorated with antiques but yet has modern comfortable sofa's and chairs to relax in. We had over 70 people there. Some staying more than the weekend. We... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1921, Lambuth Inn is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites. A popular destination for many guests, Lambuth Inn offers panoramic views of Lake Junaluska and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Inside, you will find a recently refurbished and updated full service facility that will meet the needs of any group. Lambuth Inn also offers a unique prayer chapel, which provides an intimate setting for reflection and meditation. There are 131 sleeping rooms, which will accommodate from 1 to 6 guests, depending on the number of beds in each room. Rooms are furnished with flat screen TVs, telephone, in room coffee, iron and ironing board, hairdryers, alarm clock radio, private baths, heat and a/c. All linens are provided as well as housekeeping services. All rooms have wireless internet access, handicap accessible rooms are available, and the Lambuth Inn has 3 elevators to allow convenient access to guest rooms. There is a dining room that serves buffet style meals for up to 350 guests. There are also several meeting rooms that will accommodate from 15 to 225 guests. Some meeting spaces can be used as banquet rooms and provide a pleasant atmosphere for receptions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lambuth Inn

Address: 689 N Lakeshore Dr, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745-9745
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Lake Junaluska
Number of rooms: 131
Also Known As:
Lambuth Hotel Lake Junaluska
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“There are big differences in room sizes and layout-make sure the room "fits" you!”
 of 5 bubbles 968janicec, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a lake view. Does not disappoint.”
 of 5 bubbles 716shelleyj, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“In front of hotel you have lake view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles clwhitney65, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 325 and on that side of building face rooms across the hall. If you want scenery, ask for it and I'm sure they'll accommodate.”
 of 5 bubbles rking3170, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you can get a room with a lake view, do it!”
 of 5 bubbles Lambuthfan, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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