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Escape to Santeetlah Lakeside

Here, troubles melt away as you spend time relaxing and re-energizing on the gorgeous Lake Santeetlah. Nestled among national forests, protected shorelines, and a pristine lake with crystal waters, Santeetlah Lakeside is a hidden mountain gem — a refuge for those seeking peace and quiet from the stressors of everyday life. 

The Secrets of Santeetlah Lakeside

A Mountain Treasure
The remote location and rugged terrain surrounding Lake Santeetlah kept the area hidden and difficult to reach during settlement times. And now, even with easy access through modern highways, Santeetlah Lakeside remains the best kept secret of Western North Carolina.

Community Preservation
Thanks to conserved shorelines and thoughtful design policies, this intimate and private neighborhood maintains a small and manageable size — preventing new development that could disrupt the views or atmosphere of this carefully curated lakeside community.

Your Gateway to Adventure

Santeetlah Lakeside offers a whole wide world to discover in your own backyard.

Whether your prefer visiting charming mountain towns, hiking through national forests, or cruising along winding roads. there's something for everyone to enjoy in Western North Carolina.

Explore the Area


Besides the pristine lake and surrounding national forests, there are plenty of hidden treasures that owners can enjoy at Santeetlah Lakeside.

Natural Elements

Thoughtful details are peppered throughout the property – waterfalls, rock formations, and landscaped areas that enhance the community’s natural surroundings.

Lakeside Pavilion

Families and friends can gather around the Pavilion to enjoy an evening cookout after a day on the lake. And if offers convenient paddleboard storage underneath for easy access during your next lake adventure.

Private Boat Slips

Boating is a breeze at Santeetlah Lakeside. Every home comes with an assigned slip at the storage dock for easy 
and convenient lake access.


Adjacent to Santeetlah Lakeside, friends and family can meet at the full-service Marina to rent or store a boat, fuel up, and grab supplies before spending a day on the lake.

Preserved Design

Architectural design guidelines for new builds helps maintain the integrity of the community and its surrounding area, preventing obscured views and ensuring consistency so the neighborhood looks cohesive. And over 90% of the shoreline is protected, making this sprawling lake feel 100% your own.

Schedule a tour

Ready to experience lake life for yourself?
Contact our team to schedule a tour.

Contact Us
For sales information, visit
Private Mountain Communities, Grove Arcade
1 Page Avenue, Suite 150, Asheville, NC 28801

Property tours by appointment only