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Lambuth Inn

689 North Lakeshore Drive, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745
Lambuth Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My stay at Lambuth Inn far exceeded my expectations! First, as you can see from my photos, the view from my room of the Lake and the mountains was incredible! You won't get this type of view at this price range anywhere else. As a historic property, it admittedly could use some updates, but I was impressed with how clean... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

Dear EK C, We are ecstatic to hear that your stay at Lambuth Inn exceeded your expectations! We hope you will visit us again soon for more of its charm, history, and hospitality. Warm Regards, Beth Buchanan Marketing Assistant Manager More 

Jackson, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This was my first stay at Lambuth Inn. The room was lovely, spacious, and had a spectacular view! The restaurant in Lambuth Inn had fabulous meals, from orange glazed pork, to turtle pie! I enjoyed Lambuth while on business and will return for sure with the entire family! The hospitality is unparalleled!

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

Dear Connie S, Thank you for your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your first stay at the Lambuth Inn and will pass your compliments along to our staff. We hope that you will visit again soon! Warm Regards, Beth Buchanan Marketing Assistant Manager More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This was my second time staying at Lambuth Inn, and I was quite comfortable. I had beautiful views out of my windows and found the room quiet and peaceful. I enjoyed the dinner and breakfast in the dining room (buffet style) and also took advantage of the nearby 24/7 exercise facility. Had the weather been warmer, I would have enjoyed... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mary Allen C, Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you had a comfortable stay at the Lambuth Inn and enjoyed the view and food. We hope to see you again soon! Warm Regards, Beth Buchanan Marketing Assistant Manager More 

South Carolina
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My husband and I were just driving through at night and needed a place to stay. We spotted the lights glistening off the lake and followed the road that led over the rickety one way bridge. Driving up to the Inn with the large pillars looked impressive - in the dark. I went in to check on availability and price.... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

Dear cindychar, Thank you for your feedback. I have passed along your concerns to our Chief Operating Officer and Housekeeping Director. We continue to update our facilities and hope that you will notice improvements upon your next visit. Warm Regards, Beth Buchanan Marketing Assistant Manager More 

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Wilson, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This hotel is decorated in an antique traditional style. The decor looks delicate and taken care to honor the period. Consider that this is an older hotel with a very interesting history. Word of advice - don't plop into the the furniture in the lobby, sit gently. My original accommodations were at the Brookside Lodge with about 20+ other family... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

Ocean-n-Earth, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at the Lambuth, and we hope to see you again soon. Warm Regards, Stephanie Drum, Marketing Manager More 

Inman, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We have our yearly church campmeeting here at Lake Junaluska every May and this time decided to stay at the Lambuth Inn, not knowing much, if anything, about it. The Inn itself is over 100 years old, and the rooms haven't been updated much. We had booked a double bed room but found out that we had been given a... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

pennie_wilhelm, thank you for your review. I will pass on your compliments to our staff. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Warm Regards, Stephanie Drum, Marketing Manager More 

Wilmington, NC
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121 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

The Senior/Adult group, Pine Valley Travelers, visited Lake Junaluska on November 13 - 15. Our trip was designed to tour the Biltmore House at Christmas time. It turned out that the Lambuth Inn became part of the tour. Some reviewers have said that the Inn was less than what they expected, but our experience was that the staff goes to... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

SquareCaller, Thank you for your review from your group's visit to Lake Junaluska. I will pass on your compliments about the staff to our Chief Operating Officer, who will share your words with the staff. We hope you visit again soon. Blessings, Stephanie Drum, Marketing Manager More 

South Carolina
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42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

My family only spent one night at the Lambuth Inn. We had booked a lakefront room with 2 queen beds, but arrived to find that we were not placed in a lakefront room. (I had originally booked online and later called to confirm the specific type of room as we were traveling with our 2 y.o. daughter). We were moved... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

mimi722, thank you for your review. I have passed your comments about your visit to our Chief Operating Officer. We hope you will visit again soon. Blessings, Stephanie Drum, Marketing Manager More 

NC
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72 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Just spent a weekend at the Lambuth Inn and it was Ok. The room was small with two double beds. The placement of the desk/table blocked off part of the room. I wonder if this was formerly a single room with two double beds squeezed in. The bathroom was small, clean, but was supplied with small, very thin towels. The... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

CarolinaChic, thank you for your review. I will pass along your concerns to our management staff. Blessings, Stephanie Drum, Marketing Manager More 

Springfield, Tennessee
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

We took a group of our older adults from our church here and they loved this place. The hotel sits high on the hilltop above the Lake and has great views all around it of the mountains and lake. Food service for our group was wonderful with many delicious meals enjoyed here. This is a great place for retreats and... More 

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lake_junaluska, Public Relations Manager at Lambuth Inn, responded to this review

Fred H, we are so glad that your group enjoyed their experience at Lake Junaluska. I will pass along your kind words to our food service staff. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Blessings, Stephanie Drum, Marketing Manager More 

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