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Lake Lure Travel Guide

Lake Lure is simply beautiful. From the 720-acre lake to the hills and valleys surrounding it, you can breathe in the fresh air of the forest and relax in a picturesque landscape. You may even recognize this town from the famous movie, Dirty Dancing! The lake is full of activities for fun with friends and family -- go boating and take in the views or you can get your adrenaline rush with water skiing. You can also enjoy hiking and rock climbing in the area. In the evenings, there is everything from casual eateries to fine-dining. So, whether you are looking for bar food or dining with a view, you'll find it right here at Lake Lure.

Things to Do in Lake Lure

Of course, the number one place for vacationers is Lake Lure itself. You can lounge on the golden sand beach and admire the Blue Ridge mountain range or get out on the lake for some sports. There are a range of water sports, such as water skiing, as well as boating, canoeing and fishing. You can also go hiking and mountain biking at Buffalo Creek Park where there are miles of trails to follow.

Best Places to Stay in Lake Lure

Lake Lure is home to cabins and lodges, as well as cosy inns and motels. A lot of outdoor enthusiasts choose to camp and enjoy sleeping under the stars and there are several campgrounds that you can choose from.

Best Time to Visit Lake Lure

Since there are so many fantastic outdoor activities in Lake Lure, the best time to visit the area is during the summer when the sun is out and temperatures are warm. Spring and fall are also great times to visit for watching nature change.

Price and Availability Index in Lake Lure

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Lake Lure is in September, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Lake Lure is in the high season in July. Lake Lure has its low season in February, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Lake Lure tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Lake Lure tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Lake Lure

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lake Lure. The warmest months in Lake Lure are June and May, when temperatures reach 93 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Lake Lure is April with 5.58 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 0.89 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Lake Lure

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. Lake Lure has 1330 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Lake Lure comes in at $null per night. A typical accommodation in Lake Lure costs on average $246 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 730 accommodations in Lake Lure that have WiFi. We have 22 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 244 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Lake Lure by car, be sure to choose from 727 accommodations that provide parking. We have 165 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 235 pet-friendly places to stay in Lake Lure, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Lake Lure AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 8 providers, including 369 places to stay from Airbnb, 131 accommodations from VRBO and 131 places to stay from Homeaway.

647 of our places to stay in Lake Lure have been rated by previous guests. They rated 43% as excellent or good. 654 accommodations allow instant booking.

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