Photo of wildflowers growing along the lake edge during sunset

About Lake Junaluska

Welcome to Lake Junaluska!

The mission of Lake Junaluska is to be a place of Christian hospitality where lives are transformed through renewal of soul, mind and body. This hospitality is provided to ALL persons, without discrimination.

Photo of Lake Junaluska with the large cross in the foreground

Our Story

Steeped in Wesleyan tradition, Lake Junaluska has been a home for people seeking relaxation, recreation and renewal for more than 100 years.

Exterior photo of the Lambuth Inn at Lake Junaluska

Location & Directions

Located in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Lake Junaluska is near the towns of Waynesville and Maggie Valley and 25 miles from Asheville.

Lake Junaluska residents ringing the bell during Lake Junaluska Day

Lake Junaluska Community

Lake Junaluska is home to a vibrant residential community as well as Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center.

Cross sitting atop Lake Junaluska amphitheater looking over the lake


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Lake Junaluska Outfitters Staff enjoy the pool


Located near Waynesville and Maggie Valley, Lake Junaluska offers part- and full-time positions as well as seasonal jobs.

Photo of a Lakeside room inside the Terrace Hotel

Health & Safety

For the health, safety and welfare of our guests and staff, Lake Junaluska follows enhanced cleaning and sanitation processes pursuant to guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and other leading health and industry experts.

Scenic aerial photo of Lake Junaluska with the Terrace Hotel at the far right

Contact Us

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