Overlooking Center Hill Lake, one of the most beautiful lakes in the state, the Retreat at Center Hill Lake is situated amid 139 acres near Smithville, Tennessee.

Approximately one hour from Nashville and two hours from Knoxville, the Retreat is for those individuals, families and groups who want to spend time being adventurous, growing together, or simply relaxing. Our campus combines a Lodge with beautiful suites, and cabins that are perfect for families. While all rooms are equipped with kitchens, the catering and conference center can help meet whatever needs you or your group may have.

With access to 600 acres of hiking trails, more than 30 hidden coves to explore, and swimming, boating and year-round fishing all available on the lake, the Retreat is a great getaway for the outdoor explorer, as well as for those who just want to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature.

The Retreat also hosts corporate groups and churches, serving as a regional retreat center location of choice for both churches through family camps, marriage weekends and spiritual formation retreats, and organizations who want to hold retreats or leadership development conferences.

The perfect location for church retreats, company conferences, family get-togethers.

"My family and I stayed one week at the lake, swimming, hiking and simply relaxing. It gave us a chance to connect with each other. I highly recommend this location for your next vacation or for a quick weekend getaway."
- Claire, TN

The Retreat at Center Hill Lake offers a real nature adventure experience that spreads 139 acres wide.

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358 Relax Drive Smithville TN 37166
615-597-4298
615-597-6807
Mon - Sat: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm