Summer Guest Period

Join in our favorite summer tradition at Kanuga!


June 29 – August 17, 2019

This beloved summer retreat allows families the chance to unplug and escape the busyness of life. Enjoy a mountain getaway where meals, lodging and many activities for all ages are covered, leaving you to rest, worship and play as you choose.

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Summer Guest Period
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Dates & Rates

View the 2019 rates here

2019 Summer Schedule
Week One June 29-July 6
Week Two July 6-13
Week Three July 13-20
Week Four July 20-27
Week Five July 27-August 3
Week Six August 3-10
Week Seven August 10-17

*Check-in: 4 p.m. Saturday | Check-out: 10 a.m. the following Saturday


To make your reservation, please contact Lauren at 828-233-2742 or

Special Offer: Save up to $315!

Register today and save up to $315 on your stay! Offer applies to:

  • New families attending Summer Guest Period for the first time.
  • Returning families who have not attended for at least the past three years.
  • An existing guest who refers a new family that attends and reserves their own lodging.

Savings is applied to the cost of meals after the reservation is made.

Activities & Recreation

Guests can choose to structure their day with activities or leave their free time open for relaxing on a rocking chair with a good book or socializing with a friend on a porch swing. Activities for all ages include:

artisan crafts tennis tournament
square dance two-mile road race
carnival hiking trails
team trivia 50-foot climbing tower
kickball high ropes course
live music archery
campfire with s’mores waterfront activities:
Bible study and vespers – swimming
yoga classes – boating
onsite massages – fishing
– paddleboarding

Kanuga also offers on-site eco tours and off-site trips such as whitewater rafting, zip line canopy excursions, brewery experiences, local winery tours, and more.

Youth Programs: Complimentary Activities 

The important sense of community during Summer Guest Period is one that stays with a child long after the final swim, nature walk or follies performance. Our fun and engaging, complimentary youth programming for all ages, offers your child a summer experience to remember!

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For other additional information, please call 828-692-9136 or email