Thanksgiving at Kanuga

Celebrating Our Many Blessings


November 21-26, 2023

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Thanksgiving at Kanuga (including meals) (3-5 nights):
Reservations Manager Kate Bakko; 828-233-2811 or 828-692-9220

Lodging Only
Rate includes breakfast. 

Thanksgiving Day Feast
(11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.): 828-692-9136


Share Thanksgiving with family and friends among the pines at Kanuga this year. With your cozy historic cottage, guest house, or inn room as home base, hike miles of trails, take a downhill run on Ride Kanuga mountain bike trails, rock on the porch with a good book, and enjoy cocoa by your cottage fire. And get ready to EAT! Kanuga offers a traditional Thanksgiving Day feast!

Cottages/Guest Houses/Harold House/Lakeview House
4-night minimum; per night pricing includes taxes.

Cottages/Guest Houses/Harold House

1 Bedroom Cottages (Delchamps) – $262.95

1 Bedroom Cottages (Niehoff and Munroe) – $246.19

2 Bedroom Cottages (26) – $442.09

2 Bedroom Cottages (27 – 34) – $419.74

3 Bedroom Lakefront Cottages (2 & 5) – $637.99

3 Bedroom Cottages (7,9,10,12,14,18,20,22,23,25) – $593.29

3 Bedroom Cottages (16) – $570.94

4 Bedroom Lakefront Cottages (3 & 6) – $850.65

4 Bedroom Cottages (11,13,19 & 35 – 39) – $828.30

4 Bedroom Cottage (17) – $805.95

4 Bedroom Cottage (Fox) – $794.78

4.5 Bedroom Cottages (8 & 15) – $882.42

5 Bedroom Lakefront Cottages (1 & 4) – $1,063.32

6 Bedroom/3 Bath Cottage (21) – $1,149.21

6 Bedroom/6 Bath Cottage (24) – $1,205.09

4 Bedroom Full Home (Lakeview House) – $1,298.33

4 Bedroom Guest House (B) – $1,037.13

4 Bedroom Guest House (E) – $1,149.21

4 Bedroom Guest House (A, D) – $1,171.56

4 Bedroom Guest House (F) – $1,182.74

4 Bedroom Guest House (C) – $1,192.79

Harold House – 11 bedrooms – $1,492.48

Kanuga Lake Inn

King Rooms (105,106,111,114,117,118,122,123,205,206,211,214,223,225,305,306,311,314,323,325) – $317.08

Interior Queen Rooms (208,308) – $369.45

Queen Rooms (101-104,112-113,115-116,119,120,124,201-204,212-213,215-220,222,224,301-304,312-313,315-320, 322,324) – $386.21

Kanuga’s health and safety guidelines will be updated as we approach the Thanksgiving season.

CHECK-IN TIME: 4 p.m.*

*Please check in at the front desk at 4 p.m. before going to your accommodation.

Check-in: The credit card you provide the front desk staff at check-in will be used for on-site expenses during your stay. Guests must be 18+ to charge on-site expenses to lodging. We recommend purchasing a VISA gift card before you come, for your children under the age of 18 to use in the shop.

If you would like housekeeping during your stay, please complete the request form at the front desk.

Guests Visiting You on the Property: Please ask your guests, who do not plan to stay overnight, to visit the Front Desk upon arrival for information about activities and meals. The daily meal & activity package for your non-overnight guests is $65/adult per day and $45/per children 4-12. Children 3 and under are free. For individual pricing on Thanksgiving day brunch and supper only, please see rates listed under ‘Meals’ below.

Check-out: Please help us prepare for the next guest by placing your used towels in the bathtub or shower, taking out your trash, returning furniture to its original position, and emptying your cottage mini-fridge. We will strip the beds and take the refuse to our dumpsters. Remember that check-out is at 10 a.m. Thank you for helping keep our property safe and beautiful.


Please place towels outside of your room by 10 a.m. for fresh replacements.

If you would like your room cleaned, please request at the Front Desk.

You may request fresh linens and towels at the Front Desk at any time during your stay.


If you would like your room cleaned, please request at the Front Desk.

You may request fresh linens and towels at the Front Desk at any time during your stay. Drop off soiled towels and linens at the Front Desk. 

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at the buffet and should not be in the dining room without a supervising adult. In the interest of minimizing waste, please help us be good stewards of the bounty God provides by monitoring your family’s portions. At Kanuga, we endeavor to “eat what we take.”

Dining Seating:

  • Breakfast: 7:30-9 a.m. (Continental breakfast for Thanksgiving Day)
  • Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. for Thanksgiving Day Feast)
  • Supper: 5:30-7 p.m.

Your lodging stay includes all meals. We welcome you to include your visiting non-lodging guests to join us for the following meals at the rates below:

Thanksgiving Day Feast Buffet
11:30 a.m.-3 p.m

$45 per adult (13 and over)

$19 per child (4-12)

Free to guests 3 and under 

Non-lodging Guest Reservations
Call 828-692-9136 by November 15, 2023 to make meal reservations for your guests.

If you feel inspired to offer one or more blessings of thanksgiving for our meals or would like to acolyte or read at one of our church services, please let us know by contacting Aimee Bostwick,

We love our furry friends, but unfortunately pets are not welcome during Thanksgiving at Kanuga. Service dogs are always welcome. Thank you for respecting this policy.

We are excited to welcome you to a newly refurbished and re-stocked shop. We’ve got fresh espresso, candles, Kanuga apparel, sweets, snacks, cold wine and beer, as well as honey, chocolate, ice cream, custard, books, and jewelry.