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Peaks of Otter Lodge

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Property amenities
Free parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
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Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
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1,092Reviews
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Because of the age of these venerable buildings there are features which are not up to 'modern standards', but anyone with an appreciation of history and nature will be glad to overlook these to stay in such a lovely location. Friendly, helpful staff. We would be happy to return.
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This is a great and reasonable place to visit reguardless if it is a stop on the way or a two or three layover/destination. There are wonderful trails and vistas to hile or stroll upon. The food at the site is great and reasonablly priced. A recent re-modeling made the whole
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Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter Lodge
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thanks for coming we do appreciate it and we do not take it for granted. Do come again!
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Peaks of Otter Lodge is one of our favorite places to stay in Virginia. You will love the scenic view from your room as the sun is glistening off the water in the morning and evening. No TV's in the room,so you focus on each other unless you go to the bar for TV watching. THe
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Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter Lodge
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thomas, we appreciate the 5 stars, and glad you love the Peaks!!
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We stayed for one night in room 206 in February. The room looked exactly like the pictures on their website. The king size bed is hard, but the pillows were wonderful and soft and large. Their is a large window with a view of the lake. Being on the first floor makes it
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Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter Lodge
Responded 4 weeks ago
Lisa, thanks so much for coming to Peaks, glad you had a good time, trust the weather was good as it has been a tough winter. We appreciate the feedback and the 4 stars, thanks so much! Andrew
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We've had our family reunion for years at Peaks of Otter of Lodge. Winter is not a busy time at the Lodge , but perfect for us given family schedules. Our group of 21 rented the side room for our group dinners and ate in the dinning hall for breakfast. Service was excellent.
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Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter Lodge
Responded Feb 5, 2019
We were very pleased that you chose Peaks for your family reunion, it was our pleasure to serve you. Thank you for coming and do come again. Andrew
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If you are that afraid of driving maybe you shouldn't drive. The roads are not that bad but I live in the Smoky's so I am used to it. If you do decide to drive it be courteous and use the pull-outs and allow other drivers to pass. If this is anytime soon I doubt very seriously you will get a room as Fall is the busiest time of the year.
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Will the restaurant be open for dinner 11/10 and breakfast 11/11?
I would assume yes but I would call if.i were you.
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Do you have kayaks for guest use?
They don't have any seagoing craft, and they wouldn't let you launch one. They discourage, probably ban, swimming, too. And you'd be reluctant to try becuase it would be tough to step from the lawn to the water. About all you can do there is fish. For that you must have a VA or NC license.
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is there a place to swim
There is no swimming here at the lodge; however, there are a couple of venues pretty close by if you care to drive to them. The town of Buchanan has great river tubing with Twin Rivers Outfitters (15 minute drive). Smith Mountain Lake has a nice state park with swimming (35 minute drive).
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Do you have a shuttle service for Appalachian trail hikers?
Hi, I am the Front Office Manager at the lodge. We offer a shuttle as long as you come off the AT within 20 miles of the lodge. We charge $1 a mile for this service and ask you call ahead to schedule because there might not be cell phone service in the mountains. Thanks.
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"Second floor-better view; no one can look right in your window."
"Forget your cell phone"
"Second floor rooms would offer a better view."
"All the rooms have views of the lake and Sharp Top"
"Did not appear to very handicapped friendly. We did not need those services but it would be more challenging than a hotel/motel chain."
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PRICE RANGE
$123 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesVirginiaBedford
NUMBER OF ROOMS
63
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