Laughing Bear Lodge
North Georgia Corporate Retreats, Family Reunion and Large Group Rentals


Situated just an hour and a half north of Atlanta near Blue Ridge in the North Georgia Mountains, Laughing Bear Lodge is an ideal location for your company's next business retreat, staff meeting, business conference, or Family Vacation.

With room to comfortably accommodate up to 40 overnight guests at one time (20 individual beds and 4 sleeper sofas), this luxurious lodge near Blue Ridge, Georgia is a perfect setting for a variety of events ranging from an executive retreat, corporate team building program or church retreat, to a family reunion where there's a little something for everyone no matter what the age.

The Ideal North Georgia Corporate Retreat

Companies looking for a private location to hold corporate events or a well-deserved retreat for staff will find plenty of amenities for bringing your company together. Laughing Bear Lodge offers a unique business retreat and corporate rental not commonly found around Blue Ridge and the North Georgia Mountains. And considering the Lodge’s proximity to Atlanta and its large international airport, guests will be able to easily get here from wherever they may be traveling.

And with high-speed Internet access, your company will still be able to conduct business while visiting. Besides the ideal setting for a corporate event and/or workshop, our private waterfront lodge in the mountains of North Georgia provides the perfect setting for your next family reunion.

Laughing Bear Lodge Highlights

  • 10,000 square feet of mountain cabin warmth, décor & ambiance
  • 9 bedrooms / 6 baths
  • Comfortably sleeps 10-40 people
  • Parking for 10+ vehicles
  • High speed wireless Internet
  • Large 4-acre yard for frisbee, softball, football, outdoor bonfire... and room for a 220 yard driving green
  • Outdoor fire pit
  • LED TVs in great room, master suite and rec level.
  • Central (300CD) Sound System which plays in 4 rooms (8 speakers)
  • Two large exterior decks and private balcony off master bedroom overlooking Fightingtown Creek
  • Hardwood floors and tile throughout most of lodge
  • Small workout room with basic exercise equipment
  • Great room stacked-stone wood-burning fireplace
  • 14-ft farm table constructed with 200 year-old antique heart-of-pine
  • State-of-the-art kitchen with 2 full-size dishwashers, 2 full-size double sinks, double convection ovens, 5-eye cook top stove (gas), 2 refrigerators, a standing freezer, seating for 12-14 around the granite bar
  • Plenty of seating for everyone in your party
  • Waterfront 14x40 stone deck
  • Pool table
  • Ping-pong table
  • Indoor racquetball / basketball court
  • Arcade games
  • River tubes and life jackets available for floating in backyard; easy in-and-out water access

Excellent Venue for Gatherings & Family Reunions

Planning a family reunion or gathering can be a stressful experience. Making everyone happy is no easy task and you want to make sure family members of all ages will have plenty to do. If you’re searching for the best North Georgia mountain rental to host your family reunion or vacation, look no further. At Laughing Bear Lodge, located on a gently bubbling trout river and tucked away in Blue Ridge, GA, you can make your next family vacation truly unforgettable by reserving this luxury rental today!

To learn more about the ideal spot for your next family reunion or corporate retreat, call Leslee at 706-492-3311 or email us too.

Luxurious Amenities & Large Spaces


A vacation destination like no other, Laughing Bear Lodge sits on 14 secluded acres with 1,000 feet on a well-known North Georgia trout stream. With over 10,000 square feet this luxurious lodge can easily accommodate up to 40 over-night guests and parking for 10+ vehicles.  

Relax in comfort and solitude in the large master suite. A private balcony overlooking Fightingtown Creek not only gives you wondrous views of the bubbling trout stream, you’ll also enjoy a picturesque view of a rustic barn and on occasion, grazing deer across the creek. 


The large gourmet kitchen is sure to be the site of some great culinary creations for your North Georgia corporate retreat(s) or church group vacation. LBL’s kitchen includes 2 full-size dishwashers, 2 full-size double sinks, double convection ovens, 5-eye cook top stove (gas), 2 refrigerators, a standing freezer, seating for 12-14 around the granite bar and enough space for everyone to help with dinner!!!  


And when you’re savoring those homemade flavors, enjoy your meal on a custom made, 14-ft- farm table constructed with 200 year-old antique heart-of-pine…rustic beams separate the dining area from the kitchen and great room. 

The magnificent 600 sq. ft. great room boasts 20-ft cathedral ceilings along with 3 balconies circling above. A stacked-stone wood-burning fireplace can be seen from the kitchen, dining room and foyer.