Close-up of Pool at Lake Junaluska

Lakeside Pool

Soak up the summer sunshine and cool off at Lake Junaluska’s outdoor lakeside swimming pool beginning Memorial Day weekend, 2023!


Lake Junaluska Outfitters, including the lakeside pool, boat rentals and lake cruises, are closed for the season and will reopen Memorial Day weekend, 2023.

The lakeside pool is located at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center at 77 Memory Lane, Lake Junaluska, N.C.

Lake Junaluska lodging guests enjoy complimentary access when the pool is open. Lake visitors can purchase day passes or summer activity passes online when available. If you are interested in being notified when 2023 summer activity passes go on sale, please register for updates.

Private Pool Events
Private pool events will be available to book in 2023. Please check back for pricing and dates.

Enjoy admission to the Lake Junaluska pool all season, dining and shopping discounts, and more with your Lake Junaluska Outfitters’ 2022 Summer Activity Pass.  Register for updates.

Pool Rules

The following rules are posted at the Lake Junaluska pool. 

  • All bathers must take a cleansing shower with warm water and soap before entering the pool
  • A bather leaving the pool to use the toilet shall take another cleansing shower before returning to the pool
  • Food or drink is prohibited in the pool water
  • No glass allowed in the pool area
  • Alcoholic beverages are prohibited
  • Any person suspected of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs shall be prohibited from entering the pool
  • Pets or any animals are not allowed in the enclosure except for service animals
  • No running or horseplay on the pool deck
  • Spitting, spouting water, or blowing the nose in the pool is prohibited
  • No smoking except in designated smoking areas
  • Bathers must wear appropriate swim attire. Street clothes and shoes are not allowed in the water
  • Any person known or reasonably suspected to have a communicable disease; skin lesions; sore or inflamed eyes reasonably believed to have been caused by a communicable disease; or mouth, nose, or ear discharges, shall be restricted from using the pool
  • Any child not potty trained, must wear snug fitting plastic pants or a water resistant swim diaper
  • Children shall not use pool without an adult in attendance
  • Management has the right to ask any patron to leave for non-compliance with the above rules
Lake Junaluska lakeside pool