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Is renting a vacation home in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake expensive?
Vacation rentals in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake are priced starting at $152 per night.
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Currently, there are 214 vacation rentals available for you to compare and book.
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About Fontana Lake
Fontana Lake, a reservoir in North Carolina, is known for great fishing and its proximity to the Smoky Mountains. Located on the Little Tennessee River, Fontana Lake forms the southern border of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In the summer, temperatures average in the 80s, creating perfect opportunities for swimming in the lake and exploring nearby trails. Enjoy your adventurous and relaxing vacation at Fontana Lake!
Things to do in Fontana Lake
Fontana Lake is the gateway to all that the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Take a boat out to fish for Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass, Walleye, Muskellunge, Bluegill, and Lake Trout. Additionally, a boat ride across the lake will take you to the trailheads of some beautiful hiking trails. On the North Shore, access Eagle Creek and Hazel Creek by boat or on foot. Drive the Indian Lakes Scenic Byway to take in exquisite views of the lake and mountains, and vibrant foliage in the fall. Visit the Fontana Dam, which has a visitor center open during the warmer months and was featured in the 2015 film A Walk in the Woods.
Day Trips from Fontana Lake
Knoxville, less than two hours from Fontana Lake, is an eclectic mix of outdoor recreation, live music, culture, shopping, and cuisine. In the summer, stroll through farmers markets and spend evenings trying new restaurants, like Nick & J’s Café or The French Market. Asheville, an hour and a half east, is a scenic and historic city at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Biltmore is an elegant mansion that exemplifies the gilded age of Asheville architecture. The perfectly manicured grounds were designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, the landscape architect behind the Chicago World’s Fair. Additionally, the many charming neighborhoods in Asheville, like West Asheville and Biltmore Village, host opportunities for shopping and browsing local art boutiques.
Accommodation in Fontana Lake
There are over 300 vacation rentals in Fontana Lake on Tripping.com. Many vacation rentals are along the shore, allowing visitors to enjoy peaceful vistas from their bedroom windows. The cabin-style properties are a cozy retreat after a day of exploration. The filter function will help you find the amenities that you need for the perfect rental. Many properties are pet-friendly, meaning that the whole family can enjoy your Fontana Lake vacation.
Transportation in Fontana Lake
McGhee Tyson Airport, 75 miles from Fontana Lake, is the most convenient hub for travelers arriving by plane. The lake is best explored by boat, through a car will take you to many scenic destinations around Fontana Lake. Car rentals are available at the airport, and the lake can be reached from Highway 28.
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