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    The Retreat At Center Hill Lake

    358 Relax Drive, Smithville, TN 37166-7351
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    1 Dec 2016
    “October Getaway”
    12 Jul 2016
    “Serene place to relax.”
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Free Internet
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    I drove out here for a little October getaway with my ladyfriend. We were doing a historic haunted canoe trip in the area and decided to make it an overnight. It was a good idea ( I get a lot of those). This is an...More

    1  Thank BrianJoynt
    Response from Elizabeth T, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat At Center Hill Lake

    Brian, Thank you so much for your review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I hope on your next visit you are able to take advantage of our hiking trails. We do know that we have some updating to do, but...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2016

    I stayed under the previous ownership so I experienced the place prior to new ownership. Since then I returned under the new ownership. Wow, what a difference! There were so many improvements. Friendly staff who is very helpful in planning a stay. I stayed in...More

    1  Thank hhathaway2016
    Response from Elizabeth T, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat At Center Hill Lake

    Heidi, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We enjoyed having you here and we look forward to hosting your upcoming event! Elizabeth Thompson Guest Services Coordinator

    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    After reading the reviews of the old place (Lakeside Resort, VERY bad reviews) and hearing that there was new management, I decided to take the chance and book two families here for our special annual trip for the Smithville Jamboree since it was minutes to...More

    Thank Campbells68
    Response from Elizabeth T, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat At Center Hill Lake

    Mr. and Mrs. Campbell, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a positive review. I personally was not around to meet you due to being out on maternity leave, however my staff informed me of how kind and gracious you and...More

    Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

    Absolutely a great place to relax with your family, read a book or enjoy a day at the lake. The staff was very friendly and helpful to my wife and family who came in earlier than I did. They even offered to help bring up...More

    Thank Rick N
    Response from Elizabeth T, Guest Relations Manager at The Retreat At Center Hill Lake

    Rick, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We are so glad that you had a positive experience with us. We look forward to having you back sometime soon! Elizabeth Thompson Guest Services Coordinator

    Reviewed 21 June 2016

    This place was amazing. Not only is the property beautiful, it was clean and obvious that some love has been poured into it. All of the staff were very friendly and treated us like family. It was a very peaceful getaway for our family. The...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 84 - USD 240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    KiDaZa
    Is this a religious resort?
    8 September 2016|
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    Response from Elizabeth T | Property representative |
    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... More
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    Most of the reviews are old. What changes have been made to improve this property? We were interested in staying until reading these reviews.
    1 August 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "Get a room on the lake!"
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    "The lodge is great for just two people. Holly suites are great for a family reunion or a retreat."
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    "Room 204 lakeside is about as close as you're going to get, plus no one above you ;)"
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    "Room 216 has the best view!!!!!"
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