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!


Lake Junaluska Outfitters, including the lakeside pool, boat rentals and lake cruises, are closed for the season and will reopen Memorial Day weekend. Weather permitting, the pool is open daily from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

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


  • LODGING GUESTS – Lake Junaluska lodging guests enjoy complimentary access when the pool is open. Wear your wristband that was issued at check-in or show your Vacasa Rental Confirmation.
  • DAY PASSES – Day passes are $10 per person per day and include pool admission, a round of mini-golf, and an hour of shuffleboard/cornhole. Groups can receive one (1) complimentary day pass for every 10 passes purchased. Day passes can be purchased at the Outfitters window near the pool.
  • SUMMER ACTIVITY PASSES – Summer Activity Passes feature admission to the pool all season long. If you are interested in being notified when 2023 summer activity passes go on sale, please register for updates.

Rules & Regulations

  • Children 16 and under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
  • Outside food is only permitted at the rentable high tops and picnic tables.
  • No glass bottles are permitted at the pool.
  • No running, rough play, etc.

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

Host an event at the pool

Rent the Private Pool Area

A 90-minute rental of the Private Pool Area is $125 and may be booked for 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. To book a 90-minute rental of the Private Pool Area, visit the Lake Junaluska Outfitters window when the pool is open or contact us at 828-454-6776 or [email protected].

Book a Private Pool Event

Private pool events for 100+ people are $1,500 and may be held Sundays or Tuesdays from 6-8 p.m. Please contact Group Sales at 828-454-6650.

Kids enjoy the lakeside pool at Lake Junaluska