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Holiday Rental House -
14 Bedrooms, 12 Bathrooms, Sleeps 45
Gainesville, Georgia

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Jackie H
1 review
“Incredible place to stay!”
Reviewed 24 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

The Ark was the most amazing place to stay. It is absolutely beautiful and peaceful. Even with a large group, there were always places to sneak away to for solitude and rest. I look forward to many more visits to this beautiful home!

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Mike A
1 review
“Awesome!”
Reviewed 23 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Stayed at the Ark with friends this weekend. What a great property! So much space and so much to do there. Highly recommended!

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Mollie D
2 reviews
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“Young Adult Retreat”
Reviewed 16 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Went up to the Ark for a young adult church retreat and had a blast. The place was great and the pool/hot tub were very relaxing. Would recommend the Ark to any group looking for a great getaway

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AmandaB20...
1 review
“Perfection Retreat Spot”
Reviewed 16 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

This home is even more incredible than you can imagine. The pictures truly do not do it justice. It was the perfect location to host our group of 27, with room to spare! Beautiful, relaxing, and had everything we could have asked for.

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Laura K
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
“Looks exactly like photos!”
Reviewed 15 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We stayed at the Ark for a church young adult retreat and had 27 people. We had several beds unused and everyone got a private bedroom who wanted one. The grounds and interior look exactly like the photos. It is truly incredible. The kitchen was stocked with everything we needed and the extra ice makers and refrigerators were life savers. The hot tub spa heated up so quickly and the fire pit with the gas line made for an easy bonfire. We especially loved all the water toys like kayaks and paddle boards. And of course the trampoline deserves a mention!!!

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Allie B
1 review
“Awesome retreat location!”
Reviewed 15 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

This house was the perfect place for our Sunday school group to retreat for the weekend! There was plenty of space for all of us and so many activities to keep us busy. Such a beautiful home and location!

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Scott S
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3 reviews
“Couldn't have picked a better house for our special weekend”
Reviewed 28 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

My son got married at Lake Lanier Lodge. The Ark was the home base for 45 of the guests - mostly immediate family and close friends. We hosted a day after picnic/tailgate the day after the wedding for about 85 of the wedding guests. Despite the number of people, the Ark is so spread out and has so much to do, it felt like a series of small parties rather than one big one. The facilities are all first class. It's almost like having your own small resort (well, maybe not so small). Everyone was amazed that such a place exists on this beautiful lake. We've rented numerous houses on Lake Lanier over the years, but if you have a large group, nothing could possible beat the Ark. The facility checks all of the bases that we have found make a great lake house: 1) spacious, 2) stocked with everything you need, 3) easy access to the lake (not a steep walk up or down), 4) great dock, 5) quiet cove, 6) easy to find, 7) within 15 minutes from a grocery store. In addition, the owner was also very accommodating and easy to work with. Any inquiries, both before and during our stay were responded to promptly.

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