According to National Geographic magazine, Lake Lure is one of the most beautiful man-made lakes in the world. Stay in Lake Lure hotels near Chimney Rock and feast your eyes on crystal blue waters, verdant hills, and inspiring sunsets. Romantic cabins and cottages are plentiful near the mountain--ideal for honeymooners and couples on a weekend getaway. Soak in a hot tub, snuggle up with your loved one by the fireplace, or chill out on the outdoor patio and enjoy spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.
Families will enjoy renting boats and paddling down the scenic inlets of Lake Lure. Some cheap hotels in Lake Lure even offer a cozy place to stay for your pet so you can take your furry friend along when hiking up the mountain.
The Allure of the Area
From your Lake Lure hotel, head down to the marina and choose from a wide array of boat, canoe, kayak, and paddleboat rentals. Join a boat tour to learn about the history of Hickory Nut Gorge and the 83-year-old Lake Lure Inn and Spa. Water slides and water cannons are available at the beach both for your kids and for the kid in you.