Lake Powhatan Glamping

Lake Powhatan Glamping

The Lake Powhatan Glamping location is in Asheville, North Carolina 28806. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Lake Powhatan Glamping facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

375 Wesley Branch Rd.

North Carolina

Phone number
(828) 552-8040


Campground information for Lake Powhatan Glamping Asheville, North Carolina


Located just minutes from the popular city of Asheville, North Carolina, Lake Powhatan Glamping is the perfect, all inclusive getaway. The campground is convenient to a variety of cultural and natural attractions, including art and music venues, shopping, breweries, restaurants, and scenic drives on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Onsite you’ll enjoy numerous hiking and biking trails as well as lakeside recreational opportunities. Learn more about Lake Powhatan .

The custom designed glamping sites are brand new at Lake Powhatan! Choose one of 12 fully furnished canvas platform tents in the heart of the national forest for your next mountain adventure. Experience nature and outdoor recreation without sacrificing the comforts and luxuries of home. Learn more about glamping near Asheville .


Visitors have a number of different activities to choose from. Kids love the lake’s sandy swimming beach and anglers enjoy the calm waters for trout fishing. The French Broad River, popular for fishing, wading and tubing is also nearby. The use of personal watercraft in the lake is STRICTLY PROHIBITED due to potential introduction of foreign material to the Lake Powhatan riprarian ecosystem.

The forest is known for its hiking and mountain biking trails (44 miles of them!), several of which are located near the campground.


Check-in time begins at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am. Glamping check-in is two hours later and check-out an hour earlier than regular campsites. This is to ensure proper cleaning of the glampsites.

The shaded, private campsites are organized into four loops, all within walking distance of the lake. The 12 glamping sites are available in the upper Hardtimes Loop. The facility provides fully furnished platform tents, picnic tables, charging station, lantern posts and campfire rings with grills, in addition to restrooms with hot showers and flush toilets. Visitors can purchase ice and firewood at the gatehouse.

The power units have approximately 1000Wh (12.0V, 1,000Ah). They are excellent for recharging phones, laptops, and tablets, illuminating small lights, etc. They are not intended for heavy uses of heaters, large fans, cooking equipment or other heavy electronics. Units cannot be recharged quickly (once the power unit is drained it takes 18 hours to re-charge), so guests should use the power available conservatively. Charge times for various devices are located on the units and if damage or impairment of the normal operation of the unit occurs guests will be liable.

Group parties or special events are not permitted. Be aware that quiet hours begin at 10:00 p.m.

Due to the natural outdoor environment and the fabrics and canvas of the tent, as well as comfort for future guests, we do not allow smoking inside the tent or on the tent porch.

Please also be considerate and remove dirty/muddy shoes or boots on the tent porch.

Natural Features

The campground is situated in a heavily wooded area on the banks of Lake Powhatan in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. The elevation is 2,200 feet. The surrounding land boasts mile-high peaks, cascading waterfalls and slopes thickly forested with hardwoods and conifers.

Nearby Attractions

Among the more popular nearby destinations are Sliding Rock, Looking Glass Falls, the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway, The NC Arboretum and the Biltmore Estate.


For facility specific information, please call (828) 577-7278.

Frequently Asked Questions About 375 Wesley Branch Rd. Asheville, NC

How do I make a reservation with Lake Powhatan Glamping?

To make reservations at Lake Powhatan Glamping, you can call the office at (828) 552-8040.

Where is Lake Powhatan Glamping located?

The Lake Powhatan Glamping is located at 375 Wesley Branch Rd. in Asheville,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Lake Powhatan Glamping have tent or RV camping?

Lake Powhatan Glamping offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at (828) 552-8040 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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