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Fontana Village Resort

3.0 of 5 300 Woods Road, Fontana Dam, NC 28733
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Irvington, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the past seven years we have made it a goal to visit Fontana Village Resort several times a year. These visits are usually during Thanksgiving and St. Valentine's Day or as a stop over when going to other destinations North. I believe we have been able to achieve our goal six out of seven years. Why do we return... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. It is always a pleasure to know that our guests are not only enjoying their stay, but are looking forward to their next visit as well. Thank you for making Fontana Village Resort your vacation destination for the past seven years. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Waynesville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were suffering from cabin fever in early 2015. Just needed some hiking and getting outdoors. We love to do some serious hiking which means 5 or more miles and sometimes even more than 7 miles in a day. We could not have found a better place to get outdoors and also celebrate our 45th wedding anniversary than this wonderful... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for choosing Fontana Village Resort as the destination for your anniversary. What better time to get outdoors and enjoy the things you love together and then come home to a cozy room and great meal! On behalf of the staff of Fontana Village, Happy Anniversary and we hope you make many more... More 

Mabank, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We were looking for something that could be rustic or upscale at the same time. Fontana Villiaage fit the description. Poolside Cabana room is the way to go for a more romantic experience. GREAT food, comfortable rooms, and the marina is just a quick drive away. We will absolutely stay here again.

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Cabana rooms at the Lodge do offer more room and have a more private feel. I am also glad that you had the opportunity to dine with us and to visit the Marina, a perfect way to spend an August day. Thank... More 

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Stayed here in July of 2014. What a great location, So close to Bryson City, where you can go white water rafting, zip lining, tubing. the fontana lake village resort is a great place to stay. Nestles in the mountains, on a beautiful lake. What scenery! Lots of activity for the whole family at Fontana Lake village resort. Nice pools.... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! July is such a fun time to visit, especially for families! We always have many activities on site to keep everyone entertained. The pools and lake are definitely the popular spots during those hot summer months! Our restaurants are very convenient, serving up a variety that is sure to please everyone. It’s so... More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed at the village for 5 nights during the holidays and I was not impressed. For being off season the cabins were over priced for what was available to do at the resort, the area of the resort we were placed and the cabin itself. When they say a village it is a village, our cabin faced a parking... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are an older property and our lodge and cabins are decorated to have a lodge feel/rustic charm. While most guests enjoy that, it is not everyone’s taste. We are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay as much as you would have liked. There are numerous activities to do onsite as well... More 

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Catawba, North Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I had a great experience while visiting this area of NC/TN. Fontana village was the most hospitable place I've visited in a long time. Thanks to Mac when we checked in to our hostess, waitress, bartender, Sara she made our stay there very amusing. It's pretty cool to be waited on by the mayor lol. This place is definitely a... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review and recent visit with us! We have some great staff members here. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with the Mayor - The perks of a small town! Our guest’s happiness is very important to us, we are so pleased that we made your stay so hospitable! We... More 

Palm Bay, Florida
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113 reviews 113 reviews
25 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This is a place to stay with kids in the middle of summer. They would be contained in an area that caters to families with children. Low rating from me has to do with the accommodations. We were there before high season, early June. my husband and I on our motorcycles w/ no children. We initially reserved a king room... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our summer months are definitely more popular with families as they enjoy bringing their children to visit the great outdoors. While we are a family friendly resort, we also have many other groups that we cater to as well. Many of whom visit multiple times a year. Each traveler that visits us is a priority... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed over the hauntober weekend while we went to the pumpkin chase on the Nantahala. We always enjoy this weekend at the village. It is a remote area so those who complain about no cell service or close restaurants probably should stay away. The main restaurant on property is excellent. Those who have written bad reviews need to remember... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share! We really appreciate your continued loyalty to us. Hauntober is a fun time around the village for guests and employees as well! The restaurant indeed has an excellent menu and it’s so nice to hear that you always enjoy it. We are pleased that you visit and truly enjoy getting... More 

Marietta, Georgia
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119 reviews 119 reviews
39 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We got a deal on the room in the lodge for Thanksgiving - 2 night stay. Room is just fine but there is no microwave or refrigerator. Did not need one as it was very chilly. Wonderful to wake up to snow in the morning and light snow all day. Friday there was a nice bonfire with marshmallows to roast... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so happy that you chose to stay with us for your Thanksgiving Holiday. The snow was definitely a beautiful treat for us all! We are happy that you enjoyed it as much as we did. The fireplace is a wonderful place to relax and read a book, knit, or to... More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We went for one night to the Fontana Village Resort. We were surprised by how much it includes with a large lodge, restaurant, a couple stores and a timeshare community of individual cottages. At the beginning of December it was quiet quiet quiet. We took a very nice walk bordering Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Joyce Kilmer Forest is nearby... More 

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FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Village Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent stay with us! We are happy that you chose to stay with us for a relaxing getaway. December can be very quiet here, but it is the perfect time to get some rest and relaxation! We hope that you enjoyed the nearby area attractions as well. These mountains are definitely un-paralleled. The beauty... More 

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Address: 300 Woods Road, Fontana Dam, NC 28733
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Fontana Dam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Fontana Village Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 199
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