Plan your trip to North Carolina
You’ll love the lakes of North Carolina! Offering water-fueled fun 12 months a year, it’s always lake season here. Beautiful bodies of water like High Rock Lake, Lake Norman, and Badin Lake teem with aquatic adventures like fishing, swimming, boating, and watersports. In fact, High Rock Lake has hosted numerous Bassmaster Tournaments, including the Bassmaster Classic in 1994, 1995, and 1998.
Featured Lake Resorts and Lodges in North Carolina
Hop aboard a shuttle that will take you straight to the shores of beautiful Lake Pinehurst! Pinehurst Resort's private 200-acre lake is the perfect place to have unwind and have a little fun. Rent a sailboat, kayak or pontoon for the day and explore the beautiful blue waters. Bring along your fishing gear so you can cast your line for catfish,...
One of the very few complete resorts in the Myrtle Beach area, the Brunswick Plantation is situated near a small, serene lake perfect for a nice, refreshing dip or a quick ride on a jet ski. This North Carolina Coast resort is a perfect complement to the beach, the ocean and the surrounding golf courses!
High Hampton Inn gives your Blue Ridge Mountain vacation the added luxury of a 35-acre private lake. With no motor boats allowed, the Hampton Lake boasts a peaceful surface for canoes, rowboats and sailboats. Take advantage of the sandy beach, swimming area and nearby playground. Cast a line for rainbow trout, bass and bream.
No stay at The Greystone Inn is complete without a day out on the beautiful Lake Toxaway. Enjoy a leisurely complimentary champagne cruise on Miss Lucy or rent a pontoon boat and fish for your next big catch. Canoes and kayaks are also available for you to set out and explore the area.
Watershed Cabins features accommodations located near beautiful Fontana Lake for the ultimate North Carolina lake vacation. Choose a specific lake view unit and enjoy the incredible scenery from your room or deck, but don't forget to get out and experience the water yourself. Almond Boat Park is located just 10-15 minutes from most of Watershed's...
The Mill House Lodge is located on Jordan Lake and provides guests with a tranquil setting that's the perfect backdrop for your lakeside escape. Most units on the property have a porch with a lake view. Stay and enjoy the activities that include canoeing, swimming, fishing, and picnicking.
North Carolina Top List Picks
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