Vacation Specials


This incredible community is a true haven in the mountains. Feel free to review our rental properties to get a sneak peek at the luxurious accommodations, the rustic elegance of our environment, and the picturesque scenery that must be seen to be believed.

Everyone’s health and safety continue to be our top priority. We abide by all Covid-19 safety regulations, and offer a “no contact” check-in option. Please feel free to reach out with any questions you may have.

Come enjoy the seclusion, beauty, peace (and fun!) of Bear Lake Reserve.

Children in a pool.
Cassye Oliver, Lodging Director at Bear Lake.


Cassye has been with BLR for more than 5 years, working with the vacations team. She also recently became a real estate agent and has been working to create a warm welcome for both Owners and Guests to Bear Lake Reserve. She also manages the Bear Lake Reserve Endorsed Accommodations program.

Originally from Mississippi, Cassye has lived in Western North Carolina for more than 14 years. She enjoys hiking and reading, and has a daughter, Oli.

Favorite thing about Bear Lake Reserve: “I love the relationships that I’ve built with our homeowners, the staff, and guests.”

Ask a vacation question: 828.293.3455

Questions? Our Vacations Team stands ready to assist you!

“We have vacationed here three times now in the last four years. We love it!  The pool is a great place for the kids to hang out, the lake is beautiful, and the view from the top of the mountain is amazing.”


– Aaron Phifer
Vacation Guest