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The Retreat At Center Hill Lake

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The Retreat at Center Hill Lake is situated on 139 acres of US Army Corps Land, ten minutes east of Smithville, Tennessee. Conveniently located just six miles off the I-40, the Retreat boasts sweeping vistas of Center Hill Lake, one of Tennessee’s most beautiful lakes. What to Expect: The Retreat has numerous accommodations spread out across the hill stretching down to the lake. Each accommodation is self-contained and linen is freshly made up prior to your arrival. Each accommodation has a refrigerator and cooking facilities to enable guests to prepare meals in their own room. Some food items are available for purchase in the office, and the nearest grocery store is a short drive away. Catering is available for large groups but must be booked in advance. The Retreat at Center Hill Lake does not provide daily room service, but our friendly staff will be happy to meet any needs you may have. The Retreat is an alcohol, tobacco and drug free campus.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Non-smoking rooms
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This was a quick thought trip that was a very comfortable and enjoyable place, set in a scenic environment . The rooms were nice as were the staff, looking forward to a return visit to enjoy the scenery, hiking and fishing.
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This retreat is a non-profit that uses the proceeds to directly help underprivileged youth get trained and find jobs in the workplace. On top of that, the accommodations are newly renovated, the views are spectacular and the food that they serve for both breakfast and dinner is
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I’ve tried all kinds of places in Smithville including Airbnb‘s. Nothing even comes close to the quality and caliber of the lodge rooms at the retreat. Stayed there for two nights while on business with DeKalb County schools. The room size, cleanliness and amenities are right up
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I was part of a Women’s Ministry group that stayed the weekend at The Retreat. We had about 74 women who attended. The rooms were so nice and the beds were extremely comfortable. We had all of our meals at the retreat and the food was so good. The staff went above and beyond
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Wonderful place to take a family vacation very family oriented atmosphere. Clean freshly remolded rooms with perfect lake views from your balcony. Beautiful hiking trails, boating and lots of outdoor activities.
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The view of our property from the end of our 21-slip boat dock.
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Morning time view from rooms 202 & 204
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Is this a religious resort?
We are a non-profit organization that runs this retreat center with Christ-centered values. All are welcome to rent our facilities, whether an individual looking for a weekend getaway or a group looking to host a retreat. Please be aware that we are an alcohol and tobacco free facility. Please call us for more information, we would be happy to answer your questions.
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"Make sure to get room facing the lake. So beautiful."
"Parental controls were set on my TV by last guest. All I could watch was Nascar. Not a fan!"
"We enjoyed the porch of our 2nd floor lakefront room."
"add more soap"
"Fridge is small .Limited dishes for cooking and there is no oven.."
US$134 - US$219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Lakeside Resort
United StatesTennesseeSmithville
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