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Fontana Village Resort

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300 Woods Rd, Fontana Dam, NC 28733-7603
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Fontana Village Resort & Marina, a year round destination, is set amidst the pristine beauty of the Nantahala Forest of western North Carolina, gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Village has a wide range of accommodations, including rooms in The Lodge, suites, cabins in the forest, as well as RV & tent camping on Cheoah Lake. Add conference space, complimentary wi-fi in public areas, two restaurants, General Store, gift shop, gas station with store, lazy river and two pools, full service Marina, miles of on-site trails suitable for biking and hiking; it's easy to see why Fontana is a Great Smoky Mountain Destination. If water sports are on your itinerary during your stay, Fontana Marina, located on the beautiful 30 mile long Fontana Lake, has an assortment of different watercraft rentals and equipment available. The Marina's store offers a complete line of tackle, light groceries, snacks and anything else guests might need for a perfect day on the water.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free internet
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Canoeing
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Public wifi
Hot tub
Lazy river
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Snack bar
Vending machine
Hiking
Mini golf
Tennis court
Entertainment staff
Evening entertainment
Fishing
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Fax / photocopying
Baggage storage
Chapel / shrine
Convenience store
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Shops
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Air conditioning
Desk
Fireplace
Private balcony
Telephone
Refrigerator
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
Iron
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Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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We canceled our room 4 months before the reservation date. This is 3 months later and we still have not received a refund for the deposit. Still cannot get a response to the multiple emails we have sent them. Still cannot get a return phone call to the voicemails we have left them. Fontana is one of those low rent companies that lay people off and ignore their customer base. Save wages, keep other people's money. The sort of company that makes me want to take a shower after I deal with them.
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We went for fire school and stayed in a three bedroom cabin. It had everything we needed and had enough privacy. The cabin was clean and an easy walk to the lobby. Can't wait to go back. I am sure we will use this location for a weekend getaway.
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This resort is defiantly dated but we found it to be cozy and relaxing. Our unit, 510 did have a flat screen TV in the living room but no TV in the bedrooms. The kitchen had everything we needed and the lobby provided us with wood, matched and a fire starter for the wood stove. Our unit had a Whirlpool in the bedroom. It was rather large which was nice but we had to fill it half way, wait for the hot water tank to fill and then fill the rest. It was an inconvenient but it wasn't that hard to work around. We went to the Mountain View Bistro for all you can eat crab legs on Thursday night. We found the soup underwhelming but the crab legs we amazing and so was the service. You cant beat AYCE for $35. We went during the winter months and still found lot of things to get into. I really enjoyed our stay and would recommend it to people who like the outdoors.
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Stayed here for a week in a two bed two bath cabin. The cabin was nicely furnished with comfortable sofas and a fairly comfortable bed. The cabin was definitely well worn and was in desperate need of a spring clean. I cleaned very thick webs and dust off the bedside lamps as well as other furniture in the cabin. The kitchen had the basic plates, cutlery etc. The breakfast table was so wobbly we didn’t use it. Someone had put lots of cardboard under one or two legs to try to stabilize it but it really didn’t work. The lobby in the lodge is very comfortable and one of the only places in the complex to get WiFi so we spent a couple of hours every day there. The restaurant in the lodge had good food and good service. We stayed here in January, so pool was closed and a secondary restaurant was closed. Great place if you want peace and quiet. It’s very remote!
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The unit was well stocked with everything we needed. We went during off season and a lot of the restaurants and other places were closed for business. If we went back, we would visit during the summer.
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LOCATION
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina MountainsFontana Dam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
199
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Frequently Asked Questions about Fontana Village Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Fontana Village Resort?
Nearby attractions include Fontana Dam & Visitors Center (0.2 miles), Fontana Marina (2.9 miles), and Stoney Hollow Farm (4.1 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Fontana Village Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Fontana Village Resort?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a refrigerator, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Fontana Village Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Fontana Village Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Fontana Village Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mountview Bistro at Fontana Village Resort, Fontana Pitstop, and Wildwood Grill.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Fontana Village Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Is Fontana Village Resort located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.9 miles away from the center of Fontana Dam.
Are any cleaning services offered at Fontana Village Resort?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Fontana Village Resort?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Fontana Village Resort offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.