The Preserve At Center Hill

Area Resources

DeKalb County, Tennessee is located in central middle Tennessee on the Highland Rim, a beautiful part of rural Tennessee made up of lush green forests and hills, crystal clear streams and a beautiful pristine lake.

Smithville, Tennessee, the county seat of DeKalb County, Tennessee, is world renowned for its annual Fiddlers' Jamboree and Craft Festival, held on the first weekend in July. The Fiddler's Jamboree is a two-day festival of pure Appalachian crafts, music and dance, and contestants from all over the United States come to participate in the fun. The small town of 4,000 swells to nearly 80,000 over the two days, and an atmosphere of fellowship and fun surrounds the festivities.

City of Cookeville, TN

Home of Tennessee Technological University (TTU), one of most highly acclaimed universities in the South with over 10,000 students enrolled. Home to one of the country's best hospitals, Cookeville Regional Medical Center, with over 150 physicians representing all major specialties including the nationally recognized heart institute.

- Culture & Entertainment:
    New 12 Screen Movie Theater
    Drive-In Movie Theater
    Performing Arts Theater & Theater Playhouses
    Symphony Orchestra
    Performing musical groups from TTU
    Multiple Art Galleries

- Shopping:
    Multiple Boutiques & Antique Shops
    Department Stores
    Home Decor & Home Improvement
    Nashville Appliance Repair
    Local & National Representation

- Dining:
    Coffee Shops - Starbucks, Poet’s, Green Mt. Coffee Roasters, & many more
    Chain Restaurants - Applebees, Outback, O’Charleys, Chili’s & Olive Garden
    Local - Maurico’s, Mama Rosa’s, Crawdaddy’s, Nick’s Steak House

Visit for a full list of amenities


City of Smithville, TN

Smithville offers residents and lake guests the necessary conveniences with the service of small town hospitality. Enjoy an afternoon or evening stroll around the town square while celebrating in the culture of Tennessee's mountain community. The basics are close at hand in Smithville such as fuel, groceries, restaurants and a local hospital with emergency care.

Marinas & Restaurants
Center Hill Marina & Restaurant
Lancaster,  TN 38569
(615) 548 - 4315

Cookeville Boat Dock & Restaurant
Baxter, Tennessee 38544
(931) 858 - 4008

Edgar Evins Marina
Silver Point, Tennessee 38582
1- 888 - 858 - 5695

Four Seasons Marina
Smithville, TN 37166
(615) 597 - 7000

Hidden Harbor Marina
Smithville, TN 37166
(615) 597 - 8800

Hurricane Marina & Restaurant
Silver Point, TN 38582
(931) 858 - 2221

Pates Ford Marina & Restaurant
Smithville, TN 37166
(615) 597 - 4807

Sligo Marina & Restaurant
Smithville, TN 37166
(615) 597 - 5245