This property is located on 17 beautiful wooded acres next to Douglas Lake. It is owned by Mountain Lake Resort, which has other buildings including a huge log cabin lodge with 8 bedrooms that sleeps up to 64 and a large bunkhouse with 1 large room that sleeps up to 18. These large venues are perfect for church groups & retreats, family reunions, anniversaries, birthday parties, etc. PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT PROVIDE LINENS AND IT IS UP YOU TO BRING THE APPROPRIATE SIZES OF SHEETS, AS WELL AS PILLOWS, TOWELS AND WASHCLOTHS. SEE SIZE CHART FOR BEDS.
The lodge has 16 hotel style rooms and can sleep up to 64. The lodge is located away from the hustle and bustle of town and it is less than 500 yards from the lake. Due to it's remote location, it offers guests the opportunity to go for walks, fishing, swimming, bird watching, etc. The lodge has porches outside of each room and a large back porch where people can relax, read a book, or just enjoy the quiet beauty of nature. Inside each room there is a heating and air unit that is adjustable by room, 1 full bathroom, and beds. Some rooms have 2 queen sized beds, some rooms have 2 full sized beds, 1 family room has 2 queen beds and 2 bunk beds, and the honeymoon suite has 1 king bed and a sofa. WE DO NOT PROVIDE LINENS INCLUDING SHEETS, PILLOWS, TOWELS AND WASHCLOTHS SO IT IS UP TO EACH GROUP OR FAMILY TO PROVIDE THEIR OWN.
There is a fellowship hall that can seat up to 60 people. It also has a men's and women's bathroom. If a group would like to have an outdoor activity like an outdoor wedding, there is a large grassy area that can accommodate around 200 people in front of the building. In addition, there is a large kitchen for the group to cook all of their meals. The kitchen includes 2 stoves, 2 ovens, 2 refrigerators, 1 large double sink, and a serving area.
These rates cover family groups of average size, around 25 and up to 40. Over 40 there is an additional charge of $10. per person per night.
There are three marinas between 3-4 miles away (Mountain Cove Marina, Mountain Harbor Inn & Marina, and Lighthouse Pointe Marina). Each marina offers boat rentals, but only Mountain Harbor offers boat, kayak, and jet ski rentals. In addition, about 4 miles away you will find a sandy beach at the Douglas Dam Headwater Campground. Other reasons to visit this area include attractions in the Sevierville area (NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains = go carts, Tanger Outlet = shopping, Forbidden Caverns, Douglas Lakeview Stables). The Pigeon Forge area (Dollywood, Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction, Titanic Museum Attraction, Hollywood Wax Museum, Country Tonite Theatre, The Comedy Barn Theater). The Gatlinburg area (CLIMB Works, Gatlinburg Sky Lift, Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies). In addition, there are other cool attractions not far from Mountain Lake Ranch including: Great Smoky Mountain National Park is 20 miles, Knoxville Zoological Gardens is 23 miles, University of Tennessee is 27 miles, Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort is 27 miles, Crescent Bend House & Garden is 28 miles (antiquing), Cades Cove Riding Stables is 39 miles (horseback riding), Museum of Appalachia is 44 miles, Harrah's Cherokee Casino is 61 miles, Ghost Town In The Sky is 76 miles (amusement park), Nantahala Outdoor Center is 84 miles (rafting), Bristol Motor Speedway is 89 miles, Biltmore Estate is 96 miles (historic mansion).