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Peaks of Otter Lodge

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85554 Blue Ridge Pkwy, Bedford, VA 24523-6067 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the pleasure to stay at the Peaks of Otter in August as part of our family road trip. We arrived in time for dinner which was not disappointing. The food was excellent so unsure why there are negative reviews but, each to their own....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You are here for the view and the environment. If you boor on the second floor, you have a balcony with a slightly better view over the lake. If you are lucky (like we) you can see otters with a binocular from your balcony and...More

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Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Alex, thanks for braving Florence. We had a ton of cancellations, so we do appreciate you coming. Yes, you got a good Otter show there for a couple of days, never have I seen them that close to shore. Thank you for the review, do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lodge charges a premium rate for their rooms, however our room was not premium at all, odd smell in the room, heating units were all rusted out, one wall was just cinder block, we will not be return customers, also in the morning there...More

Thank Smith B
Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter LodgeResponded 1 week ago

I do apologize for the quality of your experience here. I am not sure what room you were in but I have talked to my FD attendant and he does recall your mention of the hot water, I did tell him he is empowered to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My room was an older one. I think most have been updated. The food was 50/50. The prime rib dinner was very good. Breakfast the next day, not so much. Mostly packaged stuff that was re-heated. The big annoyances were: 1) Wi-fi. I didn't come...More

Thank Scott S
Response from amather2016, General Manager at Peaks of Otter LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Scott, we need to make this great for you on your next visit so I will try to explain a few things. I am not sure which room you were in but all of the bedroom portions have been redone about 3 yrs ago and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have stayed at the POO (Peaks of Otter) many times. We love the trip, the accommodations, the tranquility, and (usually) the food. This time the food (dinner) was beyond disappointing. It was terrible. My wife ordered the eggplant caponata appetizer, which...More

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Response from Jean H, Manager at Peaks of Otter LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. I sincerely apologize for the disappointing experience you had during this particular visit to the Peaks of Otter. This is absolutely not the standard of expectation we have. I have taken your feedback back to the Chef to discuss with...More

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Peaks of Otter Lodge Restaurant
530 reviews
Cuisines: American
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
63
Price range
$128 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Virginia > Bedford
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
63
Price range
$128 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Virginia > Bedford
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Traveler (530)
Room & Suite (134)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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lindafromNJ
October 18, 2017|
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Response from Gary M | Reviewed this property |
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... More
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baglab1
October 13, 2017|
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Response from Sandy H | Reviewed this property |
I would assume yes but I would call if.i were you.
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Jeff L
September 12, 2017|
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Response from SilverStar092 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any boats during our stay.
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Room Tips
"All rooms have the same great view of Abbott Lake."
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"Room 222 had excellent view from balcony."
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"ADA room 317 is at the end of the hall and a little bigger than ADA room 318. All rooms have magnificent..."
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"All rooms face the lake & have great views."
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