Special Occasion Package

Special Occasion Package

Whether you are celebrating a wedding anniversary, graduation or another milestone, our staff at Chetola Resort will help you create the perfect moment with a variety of custom options.

Special Occasion Package Inquiry

Your Special Occasion Package Includes:

  • Breakfast for 2 adults (for guests of Chetola Lodge or Bob Timberlake Inn)
  • Value-priced accommodations
  • $75 credit to Timberlake's Restaurant* (non-transferable)
  • Personalized cake by Chetola's Pastry Chef**

*Please confirm restaurant hours at the time of booking as our hours are seasonal

You may also customize your package with any of the following options:

  • Fresh Flowers - starting at $35
  • Chocolate Covered Strawberries - 6 for $20 | 12 for $32
  • Cluster of 5 Balloons - $16
  • Champagne or Wine - $28/bottle
  • Sparkling Cider - $12/bottle
  • Deluxe Fruit and Cheese Tray - $41
  • Spa Treatment - starting at $70

To customize your package, simply make your request for any of the above items when you reserve your stay. Our staff will have the items waiting for you in your room upon check-in or in a location and/or alternate time during your stay at your request.

**Personalized cake Details:

  • 6-inch round
  • 72-hour minimum notice required
  • Choose the flavor: Vanilla, Chocolate or Red Velvet
  • Choose the filling: Raspberry or Chocolate
  • Choose the frosting: Vanilla Buttercream, Chocolate Buttercream or Cream Cheese
  • Flavor, filling and frosting must be chosen when making your reservation
  • Limited worded message, optional

To book your package, call 800.243.8652

Two-night stays are always required in condos. Two-night stays are required in Chetola Lodge and the Bob Timberlake Inn on weekends. Three-night stays are required Nov. 22-25, 2017.
*Holidays and some weekends in July, August and October are slightly higher. Some minimum stays apply. Please inquire when making your reservation.

Holidays and package restricted dates may include Jan. 13-15, Jan. 27-29, Feb. 17-19, May 26-28, June 30-July 4, July 7-9, July 14-16, July 21-23, July 28-30, Aug. 4-6, Aug. 11-13, Aug. 18-19, Sept. 1-3, Oct.6-8, Oct. 13-15, Oct. 20-22, Oct. 27-29, Nov. 22-25, and Dec. 22-31, 2017.


Thanksgiving Weekend Events

Friday, November 24 and Saturday, November 25, 2017

Horse and Carriage Rides around Chetola Lake

5:30 to 9:30pm – Sign up on Timbers Patio*
Rides begin in front of Timberlake’s Restaurant and travel around Chetola Lake to the Gate House and back.  Cash or credit card
Adults: $18
Children 3-12: $11

Children 2 and younger: Free
*No pre-reservations will be taken; sign-up for each night’s rides begins at 5pm on the Timbers Patio on each respective day

Santa visits Chetola!

5:30 to 9:30pm – Evergreen Room
Rumor has it that Santa’s path puts him right over Chetola on Friday and Saturday nights. Stop by and don’t forget to tell the kids to bring their wish list!

Professional photos by ASP Image Studio available for purchase for Horse and Carriage Rides and Visits with Santa: $20 for one 4″x6″ print and a digital copy

Cookie Decorating

5:30pm to 7:30pm – Evergreen Room
Bring the kids by for free cookie decorating. You provide the cookie decorators, we provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles and other goodies used to create a yummy masterpiece!

Casual Take-Out Buffet
Friday night only

5pm to 8:30pm – Appalachian/Blue Ridge Room
Adults $14; Children 11 and younger $9
Includes Chips and Cole Slaw and Iced Tea, Hot Apple Cider and Water

Bob Timberlake Book Signing

5pm until… – Timberlake’s Restaurant Lobby
Signed and personalized copies of “Bob Timberlake’s Letter to Home”
Books available for purchase: $59.95

Chetola’s Festival of Lights

Thousands of holiday illuminations light up Chetola beginning at dusk on Thursday, Nov. 23 and running through the end of Blowing Rock Winterfest, January 26-28, 2018. As you drive around Chetola Lake view glittering ice skaters, a Nativity scene, a colorful train, Rudolph’s “Holiday Catch” and much more.

Timberlake’s Restaurant will be offering its regular dinner menu during the events on Friday and Saturday from 5-10pm. Call 828-295-5505 for dinner reservations.


Plan the Perfect Holiday Party

Celebrate a fantastic year and make Chetola your holiday party destination for gatherings of all sizes. Select from a wide variety of luncheon or dinner menus, plated or buffet style.

The holiday season is magical at Chetola. From the enchanting Festival of Lights that adorn our grounds to the cozy and welcome holiday ambience throughout the resort, Chetola will delight your guests with delicious food, drink and merriment.

For more information about scheduling your holiday party, call Carey Driskell at 828-295-55280 or email

We look forward to welcoming you to “our home” for the holidays.

Holiday Luncheons

3-Course Plated………………..$23/person
3-Course Buffet………………..$25/person

Click here for Plated Lunch Menu
Click here for Buffet Lunch Menu

Sample Luncheon Menu


  • Caesar Salad
  • Black Angus Beef Tournados with Bearnaise and Caramelized Shallots
  • Served with Chef’s Choice of Starch and Vegetable
  • Sweet Potato Cake with Browned Butter Caramel Icing
  • Rolls, Butter, Coffee and Tea Service

Holiday meal prices do not include tax and gratuity.

Holiday Dinners

4-Course Plated………………$35/person
4-Course Buffet………………. $38/person

Click here for Plated Dinner Menu
Click here for Buffet Dinner Menu

Sample Dinner Menu


  • Tomato Smoked Gouda
  • Field Greens, Strawberry, Walnut and Goat Cheese Salad
  • Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Apple Bourbon Pan Jus
  • Grilled Salmon topped with Roasted Red Pepper Beurre Blanc over Wilted Spinach
  • Chef’s Choice of Starch and Vegetables
  • Sweet Potato Pie
  • Pumpkin Cheesecake
  • Rolls, Butter, Coffee and Tea Service

Call Now to Reserve Your Holiday Party!
Carey Driskell, 828.295.5520 or or fill out the form below

Holiday Party Request Form

Group or Business Name:
Telephone Number:
Email Address:
Lunch or Dinner?
First Choice of Dates:
Second Choice of Dates:
Estimated Number of People: