“Best Bets” – Lake Norman Resources

Check Out Our “Best Bets,” Attractions and Resources Around Lake Norman from Carolina Hideaway, a 2.8 Acre Private Vacation Rental Home

Golfing at Lake Norman

Golfing at Lake Norman

Looking to hit the links during your trip to Lake Norman? Check out a few of our favorite local courses.

Boating & Fishing at Lake Norman

Boating & Fishing at Lake Norman

While we may be a little biased, we tend to thing that Carolina Hideaway is one of the best vacation rental homes on Lake Norman, we can’t overlook the biggest star of Lake Norman…the lake! Many of our guests leave great reviews of their time at Carolina Hideaway and activities on the lake. If you’re looking to spend some time on the water during your visit to Lake Norman, please check out the helpful links below.

Buying Groceries Around Lake Norman

Buying Groceries Around Lake Norman

One of the benefits of renting a private vacation home on Lake Norman is that you’ll typically have a fabulous kitchen for preparing family meals. There are a plethora of great restaurants around Lake Norman, but when you need to stock up on groceries there are plenty of local options.

The Best Ice Cream Around Lake Norman

The Best Ice Cream Around Lake Norman

The ice cream is great, fresh in all kinds of interesting flavors that change every visit. The portions are huge so be prepared when you order. You’ll love it.

Lake Norman Restaurants

Lake Norman Restaurants

We hope you enjoy your stay at Carolina Hideaway. It’s a special property on a special lake – we hope you enjoy it as much as our past guests.

While we’re sure you’ll enjoy dining freshly prepared meals from our gourmet kitchen (and possibly dining al fresco), we’ve prepared the list of local Lake Norman restaurants that we enjoy for those nights you want to step out.

Lake Norman Private Chef

Lake Norman Private Chef

Feel like staying in and dining at Carolina Hideaway? But maybe you don’t feel like cooking. Well meet Ken Rizzo.

Ken Rizzo is the “Charlotte Chef.” For about $50 per person, Ken will come prepare a wonderful meal for you. It’s quite a show, a lot of fun and the food is fantastic. For the price, you get high-end restaurant quality food and presentation. You pick the menu and he will typically prepare two entrees and side dishes.

How to Rent a Vacation Home on Lake Norman

How to Rent a Vacation Home on Lake Norman

Renting a Vacation home on Lake Norman can be a very simple process. That said, renting the wrong home can mean for a disappointing vacation for your family. Here are the five things to consider when determining which home to rent on Lake Norman.