Where Incredible Scenery & Warm Hospitality Meet


Summersville Lake Retreat & Lighthouse offers fully equipped West Virginia cabins, spacious camping from primitive to full service RV sites, a variety of clean, well-kept watercraft to rent, and fantastic tours to the top of the Summersville Lake Lighthouse that overlook the cliffs of West Virginia's largest lake and the Gauley River National Recreation Area.

Trademark Hospitality


Is more than just a tag line...it's a way of life. From the gatekeeper who greets you upon your arrival, to the housekeepers and groundskeepers who help us put our best foot forward during your stay, this is what we do here in West Virginia.

Discover West Virginia With Us!

Summersville Lake Retreat is a great jumping off point to discover wild, wonderful, West Virginia, the biggest outdoor playground on the East Coast. Whatever your pleasure we have it here and then some! Come stay with us and explore all that West Virginia has to offer.



Trademark Hospitality....it's more to us than just a slogan


When you are here as our guest, you can take comfort knowing that we live and play here too, and take pride in our local knowledge of the region. Whether it's the latest information on one of the many State Parks that are literally at our doorstop or bet on the best fishing hole or climbing spot just down the trail from us, you'll feel as though you've found an old friend to guide you around during your stay.

  • The Blauvelt Family

    We had a wonderful trip. The kids enjoyed renting a boat and swimming in the lake. The cabin was beautiful and relaxing. Hope to return soon.

    The Blauvelt Family
  • The Barnetts

     Our family really enjoyed our stay. The staff was wonderful. We hope to come back again. The Lake is absolutely breathtaking. See you again soon.

    The Barnetts
  • The Goodwins

    Thanks for the hospitality! We really enjoyed our stay. We were first! Breaking the cabin in was easy – everything runs well and is beautiful. We’ll be back next year! Thanks!

    The Goodwins