Charit Creek Lodge has 5 private cabins, 4 that accommodate up to 12 guests each & 1 small cabin (corn crib) for up to 3 guests. The Main Lodge shares a roof with the 2 historic attached lodge cabins, the Dining Hall and Manager's Quarters. There are 2 detached field cabins and the corn crib. All cabins are private and have 12 bunk style beds, wood burning stove, a screened in porch and open air porch with rocking chairs (except corn crib).
Our policy is group booking. Individual billing is not available, arrange payments within your group and have your group leader make your reservation using our online reservation system. Please make every effort to book your initial reservation as a complete group. There is a $5 fee per guest to add guests to an existing booking.
You may NOT book multiple cabins for groups of 8 or less. Please use 1 cabin for groups of 8 or less to leave availability for other guests. This policy allows us to offer Private Accommodations (Not Shared). Charit Creek Lodge is a communal experience, with private accommodations for your group. We are not set up nor able to operate by splitting your group across multiple cabins.
***For reservations & availability please refer to our reservations page.***
Vegetarian meals are available. They are determined by what is on hand or in season. To order a vegetarian meal (includes eggs), specify in the notes during the booking process. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate gluten free, lactose free or allergy specific meals. All meals are prepared and served family style. Please be punctual for meal time, the kitchen closes 1 hour after serving time.
All Lodging Rates Are Per Guest (Not Cabin)
Full Service accommodations include: bed linens, dinner and breakfast, restroom & shower facilities. Toiletries and towels are not provided.
Adult (over 12 years)
Detached Field Cabins - $100/guest/weekday ~ $120/guest/weekend
Attached Lodge Cabins - $80/guest/weekday ~ $100/guest/weekend
Children (5-12 years) - $60/guest/night
Little Ones (0-4) - Stay Free!
Dogs - $5/dog/night
TREE TENT (Available April 1 - October 30) ***NOW AVAILABLE***
Full Service Only (includes dinner & breakfast). Our Tree Tent offers an incredible new way for you and your friends to experience the great outdoors at Charit Creek Lodge. This addition has been added for a more intimate contact with nature and provides the comfort of a hammock with the security and multi-person occupancy of a tent. Max occupancy 3 people. Sleeps 2 adults comfortably, 3 snugly. Sleeping bag is needed, but not included.
Dogs - $5/dog/night (Dogs NOT allowed in Tree Tent)
Limited Service guests provide their own food, toiletries, and towels. Bed linens are now included. Use of a propane stove, cooler and outdoor sink will be available. Cooking and eating utensils can be provided. Due to the remoteness of our lodge refrigeration is not available. Accommodations include: bed linens, restroom & shower facilities. Limited Service is available in both lodge cabins.
$40/guest/weekday ~ $50/guest/weekend
Dogs - $5/dog/night
Available for individuals (campers/hikers) visiting the park who would like use of trash, sink with potable water, shower and restroom facilities.
TENT CAMPING & TENT CAMPING WITH MEALS
Is no longer available per regulation of the National Park Service!
***Please direct all inquires & comments to Big South Fork Headquarters (423) 569-9778***
Accommodations include: stall, hay, shavings & bucket. Stables must be cleaned before checkout. Dirty stalls will result in an additional $15 fee per stall. (A current negative coggins test is required)
Stalls (10x10) - $18/horse/night
Round Pen - $6/horse/night
(Full pellet grain/molasses free feed only, due to the bear population.)
GROUP RATES & PRIVATE PARTIES
Family outings, corporate retreats, church groups, boy scouts, reunions, special events and weddings are available. No discounts are available for FULL SERVICE groups. For pricing visit our Group Rates Page.
Gift certificates are available on our Reservations Page, under the Gift Certificate Tab. Gift certificates are valid for 1 year from the date of purchase.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
***Due to overwhelming demand and limited availability breakfast & dinner is now reserved for overnight guests only!***
PREMIUM SACK LUNCH - $12
Available for all visitors. Lunch will include: sandwich, side, sweet & drink. Lunch must be ordered 3 days in advance (or upon availability with out advanced notice) and will be served in a brown bag ready for the trail or a rocking chair.
WINE - $6
House Wine - our house red or white wine, available by the glass between 5-9 p.m. (ID Required).
BEER - $5
Craft beer available between 5-9 p.m. (ID Required).
CAKES & PIES - $20 (Dinner Only)
Homemade full cakes or pies are available by request with 3 day advance notice.
All merchandise can be purchased on-site, while making a reservation (merchandise tab)..
T-SHIRTS - $20
Perfectly comfy tri-blend tee. Soft to the touch and fits just right! Available in Indigo, Red & Green
- Hike-Inn Tee (available on-site only)
- Starlight Tee
- Badge Tee
LONG SLEEVE T-SHIRTS - $25
Soft to the touch and fits just right! Available in White.
LODGE HATS - $25
Adjustable Trucker Hat with custom embroidered patch. 3 Styles Available.
COFFEE MUGS - $18
Pottery Mugs are handmade in Tennessee, and available in White.
CAMP FIRE WOOD - $5
Campfire wood (to be used in fire pits) is for sale by the bundle.
TOWEL SERVICE - $5
Premium extra large bath towels available for shower facilities.